The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 6 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 240 245 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.42% 15.92% 11.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.09% 33.75% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 182 170 82
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £45,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
JavaScript
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
647 726 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.95% 47.17% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 453 508 373
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Edinburgh region.

JavaScript Salary Trend in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 299 (63.35%) HTML
2 279 (59.11%) CSS
3 248 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (42.16%) .NET
5 198 (41.95%) jQuery
6 179 (37.92%) C#
7 178 (37.71%) MVC
8 174 (36.86%) ASP.NET
9 137 (29.03%) Java
10 129 (27.33%) SQL Server
11 117 (24.79%) .NET Framework
12 113 (23.94%) Degree
13 111 (23.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 109 (23.09%) HTML5
15 108 (22.88%) Software Engineering
16 107 (22.67%) SQL
17 87 (18.43%) Web Services
18 83 (17.58%) Ajax
18 83 (17.58%) NHibernate
19 81 (17.16%) Scrum
19 81 (17.16%) Microsoft
20 80 (16.95%) Python
21 78 (16.53%) Finance
22 76 (16.10%) TDD
23 62 (13.14%) T-SQL
24 60 (12.71%) OO
25 57 (12.08%) PHP
26 56 (11.86%) CSS3
27 54 (11.44%) Entity Framework
28 53 (11.23%) Amazon AWS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (8.05%) CMS
2 29 (6.14%) SharePoint
3 26 (5.51%) WordPress
4 25 (5.30%) Drupal
5 23 (4.87%) JBoss
6 19 (4.03%) IIS
7 17 (3.60%) IBM Notes
8 14 (2.97%) Umbraco
8 14 (2.97%) Node.js
9 12 (2.54%) WebSphere
10 10 (2.12%) Apache
11 6 (1.27%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.06%) Joomla!
12 5 (1.06%) ExpressionEngine
12 5 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.85%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 2 (0.42%) TeamSite
Applications
1 50 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.39%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.91%) GIMP
4 5 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.64%) InDesign
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.69%) Magento
2 7 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.42%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 53 (11.23%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (7.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (6.99%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (2.54%) SaaS
5 5 (1.06%) AWS OpsWorks
6 4 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (0.85%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.21%) Heroku
7 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.12%) HTTP
2 6 (1.27%) Intranet
3 5 (1.06%) Internet
4 4 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.42%) DNS
5 2 (0.42%) SNMP
5 2 (0.42%) SMTP
5 2 (0.42%) CTI
6 1 (0.21%) SMS
6 1 (0.21%) IPsec
6 1 (0.21%) SSH
6 1 (0.21%) DHCP
6 1 (0.21%) SSL
6 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (27.33%) SQL Server
2 45 (9.53%) MySQL
3 39 (8.26%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.39%) MongoDB
5 16 (3.39%) MS Access
5 16 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 14 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (2.75%) Hadoop
8 8 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.48%) Big Data
10 6 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.27%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.06%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.85%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
15 1 (0.21%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 48 (10.17%) Git (software)
2 34 (7.20%) Visual Studio
3 20 (4.24%) Mercurial
4 16 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (3.39%) Selenium
5 12 (2.54%) Grunt
6 11 (2.33%) Jasmine
7 10 (2.12%) QUnit
8 9 (1.91%) Jenkins
8 9 (1.91%) Subversion
8 9 (1.91%) PhantomJS
9 6 (1.27%) Maven
9 6 (1.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 5 (1.06%) JIRA
10 5 (1.06%) JUnit
11 4 (0.85%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.85%) NUnit
11 4 (0.85%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.64%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 78 (16.53%) Finance
2 49 (10.38%) Banking
3 42 (8.90%) Telecoms
4 34 (7.20%) Marketing
5 24 (5.08%) Games
6 11 (2.33%) Retail
7 10 (2.12%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.06%) Back Office
9 4 (0.85%) Advertising
10 3 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Local Government
12 1 (0.21%) Front Office
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 327 (69.28%) Developer
2 62 (13.14%) Web Developer
3 60 (12.71%) Software Engineer
4 55 (11.65%) Software Developer
4 55 (11.65%) .NET Developer
5 45 (9.53%) Java Developer
6 42 (8.90%) C# Developer
7 39 (8.26%) Front-End Developer
8 36 (7.63%) Senior Developer
9 22 (4.66%) Senior Software Engineer
10 21 (4.45%) PHP Developer
11 18 (3.81%) .NET Software Engineer
12 17 (3.60%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (3.60%) QA Engineer
12 17 (3.60%) Programmer
13 15 (3.18%) Front-End Web Developer
14 14 (2.97%) AWS Developer
14 14 (2.97%) Software Programmer
14 14 (2.97%) Lead Developer
14 14 (2.97%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (63.35%) HTML
2 279 (59.11%) CSS
3 199 (42.16%) .NET
4 198 (41.95%) jQuery
5 174 (36.86%) ASP.NET
6 117 (24.79%) .NET Framework
7 111 (23.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 109 (23.09%) HTML5
9 87 (18.43%) Web Services
10 83 (17.58%) Ajax
10 83 (17.58%) NHibernate
11 56 (11.86%) CSS3
12 54 (11.44%) Entity Framework
13 48 (10.17%) XML
14 44 (9.32%) AngularJS
15 41 (8.69%) Hibernate
16 31 (6.57%) Spring
17 30 (6.36%) Sass
18 28 (5.93%) Backbone.js
19 25 (5.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.78%) Computer Science
2 30 (6.36%) User Experience
3 28 (5.93%) Mobile App
4 22 (4.66%) Cryptography
5 20 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (3.60%) Open Source
7 15 (3.18%) Social Media
8 13 (2.75%) Xbox
9 10 (2.12%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.48%) Physics
11 6 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (1.27%) Digital Media
12 5 (1.06%) FMCG
12 5 (1.06%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.85%) Photography
13 4 (0.85%) W3C
13 4 (0.85%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.85%) SWIFT
14 2 (0.42%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 51 (10.81%) Linux
2 33 (6.99%) Apple iOS
3 28 (5.93%) Android
4 16 (3.39%) Windows
5 11 (2.33%) UNIX
6 5 (1.06%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.85%) Solaris
8 2 (0.42%) CentOS
8 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (37.71%) MVC
3 108 (22.88%) Software Engineering
4 81 (17.16%) Scrum
5 76 (16.10%) TDD
6 60 (12.71%) OO
7 50 (10.59%) Mentoring
8 48 (10.17%) Unit Testing
9 43 (9.11%) Web Development
10 40 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (6.14%) E-Commerce
12 24 (5.08%) Project Management
13 21 (4.45%) Android Development
14 20 (4.24%) DevOps
15 18 (3.81%) iOS Development
16 17 (3.60%) Configuration Management
16 17 (3.60%) Automated Testing
17 15 (3.18%) Test Scripting
17 15 (3.18%) Analytics
18 14 (2.97%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 179 (37.92%) C#
2 137 (29.03%) Java
3 107 (22.67%) SQL
4 80 (16.95%) Python
5 62 (13.14%) T-SQL
6 57 (12.08%) PHP
7 28 (5.93%) Ruby
8 27 (5.72%) C++
9 18 (3.81%) C
10 17 (3.60%) VBA
11 15 (3.18%) Perl
12 13 (2.75%) VB.NET
13 12 (2.54%) PHP5
14 10 (2.12%) ActionScript
15 7 (1.48%) VBScript
16 6 (1.27%) XPath
17 4 (0.85%) XQuery
17 4 (0.85%) Groovy
17 4 (0.85%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 113 (23.94%) Degree
2 9 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.06%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.06%) ISEB
4 2 (0.42%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.14%) QA
2 5 (1.06%) SLA
3 4 (0.85%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.21%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (2.97%) Puppet
1 14 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.12%) Graphite
2 10 (2.12%) Munin
2 10 (2.12%) Nagios
3 2 (0.42%) SCCM
3 2 (0.42%) SCOM
3 2 (0.42%) OpenView
4 1 (0.21%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 81 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.69%) Oracle
3 17 (3.60%) Lotus
4 6 (1.27%) Appcelerator
5 5 (1.06%) IBM
5 5 (1.06%) Adobe
5 5 (1.06%) HP
6 4 (0.85%) Hyland
6 4 (0.85%) Twitter
6 4 (0.85%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.64%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.42%) Sybase
8 2 (0.42%) Google
8 2 (0.42%) Kony
9 1 (0.21%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.21%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.21%) Informatica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + multiple
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + multiple benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: 33 days holiday, healthcare, pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago