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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 236 238 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.68% 16.54% 11.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.64% 35.47% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 185 173 91
Average salary £42,500 £36,895 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.19% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £28,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
627 671 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.97% 46.63% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 455 472 417
Average salary £40,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,994 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £48,187
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 285 (58.64%) HTML
2 268 (55.14%) CSS
3 255 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
4 227 (46.71%) .NET
5 209 (43.00%) jQuery
6 206 (42.39%) MVC
7 201 (41.36%) ASP.NET
8 189 (38.89%) C#
9 143 (29.42%) SQL Server
10 136 (27.98%) .NET Framework
11 135 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 128 (26.34%) Java
13 127 (26.13%) SQL
14 119 (24.49%) Software Engineering
14 119 (24.49%) Degree
15 111 (22.84%) NHibernate
16 105 (21.60%) HTML5
17 96 (19.75%) Ajax
18 90 (18.52%) Microsoft
19 85 (17.49%) TDD
19 85 (17.49%) Scrum
20 84 (17.28%) Python
21 81 (16.67%) Web Services
21 81 (16.67%) T-SQL
22 79 (16.26%) Finance
23 72 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 66 (13.58%) OO
25 61 (12.55%) MS Excel
26 60 (12.35%) PHP
27 54 (11.11%) CSS3

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 34 (7.00%) CMS
2 30 (6.17%) WordPress
3 25 (5.14%) Drupal
4 24 (4.94%) SharePoint
5 19 (3.91%) IIS
6 15 (3.09%) JBoss
7 14 (2.88%) Umbraco
8 13 (2.67%) IBM Notes
8 13 (2.67%) Node.js
9 10 (2.06%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.65%) Apache
11 6 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.23%) ExpressionEngine
12 5 (1.03%) NServiceBus
12 5 (1.03%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.82%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.82%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.62%) TeamSite
14 3 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 61 (12.55%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.50%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.06%) GIMP
4 5 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.62%) InDesign
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.65%) Magento
2 7 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.23%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.62%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 52 (10.70%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (10.29%) Amazon EC2
3 47 (9.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (3.29%) SaaS
5 4 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (0.82%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.67%) HTTP
2 6 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.23%) DNS
2 6 (1.23%) Intranet
3 4 (0.82%) Internet
4 3 (0.62%) IPsec
4 3 (0.62%) SSH
4 3 (0.62%) DHCP
4 3 (0.62%) SSL
4 3 (0.62%) VPN
4 3 (0.62%) SMS
5 2 (0.41%) SMTP
5 2 (0.41%) SNMP
5 2 (0.41%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (29.42%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.85%) MySQL
3 38 (7.82%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (3.09%) Hadoop
5 15 (3.09%) RDBMS
6 14 (2.88%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.47%) MS Access
8 9 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.44%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.23%) Big Data
12 5 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.82%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.82%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
16 1 (0.21%) JasperReports
16 1 (0.21%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 45 (9.26%) Visual Studio
2 44 (9.05%) Git (software)
3 21 (4.32%) Mercurial
4 20 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (2.88%) Selenium
6 12 (2.47%) Jasmine
6 12 (2.47%) Grunt
7 10 (2.06%) PhantomJS
7 10 (2.06%) QUnit
8 8 (1.65%) Subversion
8 8 (1.65%) JIRA
8 8 (1.65%) Bugzilla
9 7 (1.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 6 (1.23%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.23%) FogBugz
10 6 (1.23%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.03%) JUnit
12 4 (0.82%) NUnit
12 4 (0.82%) ClearCase
12 4 (0.82%) Maven
General
1 79 (16.26%) Finance
2 43 (8.85%) Banking
3 39 (8.02%) Marketing
3 39 (8.02%) Telecoms
4 29 (5.97%) Games
5 11 (2.26%) Retail
5 11 (2.26%) Law
6 7 (1.44%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.03%) Back Office
8 4 (0.82%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.21%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 324 (66.67%) Developer
2 71 (14.61%) Software Developer
3 66 (13.58%) .NET Developer
4 60 (12.35%) Software Engineer
5 57 (11.73%) Web Developer
6 48 (9.88%) C# Developer
7 39 (8.02%) Front-End Developer
8 36 (7.41%) Java Developer
9 35 (7.20%) Senior Developer
10 28 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (4.94%) Programmer
11 24 (4.94%) Senior Software Engineer
11 24 (4.94%) ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (4.53%) Lead Developer
13 20 (4.12%) .NET Software Engineer
14 19 (3.91%) PHP Developer
15 18 (3.70%) Software Programmer
15 18 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 17 (3.50%) Front-End Web Developer
16 17 (3.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (58.64%) HTML
2 268 (55.14%) CSS
3 227 (46.71%) .NET
4 209 (43.00%) jQuery
5 201 (41.36%) ASP.NET
6 136 (27.98%) .NET Framework
7 135 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 111 (22.84%) NHibernate
9 105 (21.60%) HTML5
10 96 (19.75%) Ajax
11 81 (16.67%) Web Services
12 72 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 54 (11.11%) CSS3
14 51 (10.49%) XML
15 44 (9.05%) AngularJS
16 36 (7.41%) Sass
17 31 (6.38%) Backbone.js
17 31 (6.38%) Hibernate
18 30 (6.17%) WCF
19 25 (5.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.82%) Computer Science
2 37 (7.61%) Cryptography
3 36 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 30 (6.17%) User Experience
5 21 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (4.12%) Social Media
7 19 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (3.09%) Xbox
8 15 (3.09%) Open Source
9 11 (2.26%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.85%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.85%) Physics
11 7 (1.44%) Inversion of Control
12 6 (1.23%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.03%) EPoS
14 4 (0.82%) W3C
14 4 (0.82%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.82%) Photography
14 4 (0.82%) FMCG
14 4 (0.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 53 (10.91%) Linux
2 33 (6.79%) Apple iOS
3 28 (5.76%) Android
4 26 (5.35%) Windows
5 11 (2.26%) UNIX
6 9 (1.85%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.82%) Solaris
7 4 (0.82%) CentOS
7 4 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (42.39%) MVC
3 119 (24.49%) Software Engineering
4 85 (17.49%) TDD
4 85 (17.49%) Scrum
5 66 (13.58%) OO
6 54 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 53 (10.91%) Mentoring
8 47 (9.67%) E-Commerce
9 43 (8.85%) Web Development
9 43 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (5.14%) Project Management
10 25 (5.14%) Analytics
11 22 (4.53%) Android Development
12 20 (4.12%) DevOps
13 19 (3.91%) iOS Development
14 18 (3.70%) Configuration Management
15 17 (3.50%) Regression Testing
15 17 (3.50%) Automated Testing
16 16 (3.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 189 (38.89%) C#
2 128 (26.34%) Java
3 127 (26.13%) SQL
4 84 (17.28%) Python
5 81 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 60 (12.35%) PHP
7 35 (7.20%) Ruby
8 27 (5.56%) C++
9 19 (3.91%) Perl
10 17 (3.50%) C
11 14 (2.88%) VB.NET
12 13 (2.67%) PHP5
13 12 (2.47%) ActionScript
13 12 (2.47%) VBA
14 7 (1.44%) VBScript
14 7 (1.44%) XPath
15 4 (0.82%) Groovy
15 4 (0.82%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.82%) XQuery
16 3 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 119 (24.49%) Degree
2 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.44%) ISTQB
3 7 (1.44%) VCP4
3 7 (1.44%) ISEB
4 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.97%) QA
2 4 (0.82%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.26%) Puppet
1 11 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.85%) Graphite
2 9 (1.85%) Munin
2 9 (1.85%) Nagios
3 2 (0.41%) SCCM
3 2 (0.41%) SCOM
3 2 (0.41%) OpenView
4 1 (0.21%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 90 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.41%) Oracle
3 13 (2.67%) Lotus
4 9 (1.85%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.44%) Appcelerator
5 7 (1.44%) IBM
6 6 (1.23%) Twitter
6 6 (1.23%) Google
6 6 (1.23%) HP
6 6 (1.23%) Adobe
7 4 (0.82%) VMware
7 4 (0.82%) Hyland
7 4 (0.82%) Kony
8 3 (0.62%) HubSpot
8 3 (0.62%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.41%) Sybase
10 1 (0.21%) Sun
10 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.21%) Informatica
10 1 (0.21%) Sitecore
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + (salary negotiable)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + multiple
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + multiple benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: £40k to £exceptional DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + great benefits
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