The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 504 582 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.12% 15.58% 10.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.34% 29.29% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 347 407 231
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
JavaScript
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1661 1987 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.82% 53.20% 55.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1303 1102
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £53,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Scotland

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Scotland

JavaScript
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -1 227 £40,000 +8.10% 47
Edinburgh +3 209 £39,000 -2.50% 29
Dundee +5 22 £42,500 +21.42% 3
West Lothian +6 16 £47,500 +31.03% 1
Stirling +5 10 £30,250 -43.72%
Fife +2 8 £32,000 -22.89% 2
Aberdeen +3 6 £41,500 +18.57% 6
Renfrewshire 0 4 £36,250 -27.50% 1
South Lanarkshire - 3 £25,000 -
Moray - 2 - -
Midlothian +1 1 - -
East Ayrshire - 1 £22,500 -
South Ayrshire - 1 £34,000 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 720 (77.01%) HTML
2 650 (69.52%) CSS
3 507 (54.22%) Agile Software Development
4 371 (39.68%) .NET
5 352 (37.65%) C#
6 334 (35.72%) jQuery
7 313 (33.48%) MVC
8 279 (29.84%) SQL Server
8 279 (29.84%) ASP.NET
9 274 (29.30%) Java
10 260 (27.81%) SQL
11 240 (25.67%) TDD
12 231 (24.71%) HTML5
13 217 (23.21%) AngularJS
14 180 (19.25%) Scrum
15 165 (17.65%) Relational Database
16 164 (17.54%) Microsoft
17 158 (16.90%) Degree
17 158 (16.90%) ASP.NET MVC
18 146 (15.61%) CSS3
19 141 (15.08%) Finance
20 138 (14.76%) OO
21 125 (13.37%) PHP
21 125 (13.37%) .NET Framework
22 122 (13.05%) Software Engineering
23 118 (12.62%) SDLC
24 117 (12.51%) Oracle
25 113 (12.09%) Spring
25 113 (12.09%) Git (software)
26 112 (11.98%) Web Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 72 (7.70%) JBoss
2 61 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 57 (6.10%) CMS
4 51 (5.45%) Apache
4 51 (5.45%) Node.js
5 43 (4.60%) Tomcat
6 31 (3.32%) IIS
7 28 (2.99%) Umbraco
8 26 (2.78%) WebSphere
9 22 (2.35%) Drupal
10 19 (2.03%) WebLogic
11 17 (1.82%) WordPress
11 17 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 14 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
13 12 (1.28%) Alfresco
14 10 (1.07%) Mule
15 9 (0.96%) IBM Notes
16 6 (0.64%) Apache Pig
17 5 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 5 (0.53%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 83 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.86%) InDesign
3 7 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.11%) MS Office
6 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 40 (4.28%) Magento
2 5 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.32%) AquaLogic BPM
4 3 (0.32%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.32%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.60%) SaaS
4 12 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.28%) Office 365
5 10 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.96%) GitHub
7 5 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (0.53%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.43%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.21%) IaaS
11 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.60%) CTI
2 14 (1.50%) HTTP
3 12 (1.28%) Internet
4 7 (0.75%) Intranet
5 6 (0.64%) WAN
6 5 (0.53%) LAN
7 4 (0.43%) LDAP
8 3 (0.32%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.21%) SNMP
9 2 (0.21%) DHCP
9 2 (0.21%) ICMP
9 2 (0.21%) Wireless
9 2 (0.21%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.21%) DLNA
10 1 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (29.84%) SQL Server
2 165 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 80 (8.56%) MySQL
4 75 (8.02%) RDBMS
5 44 (4.71%) Big Data
6 41 (4.39%) Oracle Database
7 38 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
8 35 (3.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 35 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
9 28 (2.99%) MongoDB
10 23 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (1.50%) Hadoop
11 14 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (1.28%) NoSQL
14 9 (0.96%) MS Access
14 9 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.75%) RavenDB
16 6 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
17 5 (0.53%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 113 (12.09%) Git (software)
2 60 (6.42%) Subversion
3 55 (5.88%) Maven
4 47 (5.03%) Selenium
5 44 (4.71%) Jenkins
6 43 (4.60%) JUnit
7 36 (3.85%) Visual Studio
8 30 (3.21%) TeamCity
9 28 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (2.67%) Ant
10 25 (2.67%) GitLab
11 20 (2.14%) JIRA
12 18 (1.93%) Eclipse
13 17 (1.82%) Cucumber
14 16 (1.71%) EasyMock
15 12 (1.28%) Artifactory
15 12 (1.28%) Grunt
16 11 (1.18%) Jasmine
17 10 (1.07%) Mockito
17 10 (1.07%) IntelliJ
General
1 141 (15.08%) Finance
2 74 (7.91%) Banking
3 53 (5.67%) Telecoms
4 23 (2.46%) Marketing
5 20 (2.14%) Games
6 17 (1.82%) Retail
7 14 (1.50%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.18%) Publishing
9 10 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.07%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.64%) Back Office
11 5 (0.53%) Legal
12 4 (0.43%) Front Office
12 4 (0.43%) Advertising
13 3 (0.32%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.32%) Electronics
14 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 709 (75.83%) Developer
2 157 (16.79%) .NET Developer
3 127 (13.58%) Web Developer
4 123 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 106 (11.34%) Java Developer
6 97 (10.37%) Front-End Developer
7 63 (6.74%) Software Engineer
7 63 (6.74%) Software Developer
8 60 (6.42%) C# Developer
9 43 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
10 38 (4.06%) ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (3.64%) PHP Developer
11 34 (3.64%) Junior
12 29 (3.10%) Designer
13 28 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
14 26 (2.78%) Front-End Web Developer
15 23 (2.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 23 (2.46%) Junior Developer
16 22 (2.35%) UI Developer
17 21 (2.25%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 720 (77.01%) HTML
2 650 (69.52%) CSS
3 371 (39.68%) .NET
4 334 (35.72%) jQuery
5 279 (29.84%) ASP.NET
6 231 (24.71%) HTML5
7 217 (23.21%) AngularJS
8 158 (16.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 146 (15.61%) CSS3
10 125 (13.37%) .NET Framework
11 113 (12.09%) Spring
12 108 (11.55%) XML
13 105 (11.23%) Web Services
14 101 (10.80%) Hibernate
15 83 (8.88%) Ajax
16 76 (8.13%) Entity Framework
17 74 (7.91%) RESTful
18 63 (6.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 58 (6.20%) Java EE
20 56 (5.99%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 99 (10.59%) Computer Science
2 88 (9.41%) User Experience
3 56 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (4.49%) Mobile App
5 41 (4.39%) Mathematics
6 35 (3.74%) Physics
7 19 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (0.96%) Social Media
9 7 (0.75%) Digital Media
9 7 (0.75%) Graphic Design
10 6 (0.64%) W3C
10 6 (0.64%) Web 2.0
10 6 (0.64%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.53%) Derivative
11 5 (0.53%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.43%) iPad
12 4 (0.43%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.43%) Equities
12 4 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 97 (10.37%) Linux
2 37 (3.96%) Windows
2 37 (3.96%) Android
3 36 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 34 (3.64%) UNIX
5 6 (0.64%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.21%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (54.22%) Agile Software Development
2 313 (33.48%) MVC
3 240 (25.67%) TDD
4 180 (19.25%) Scrum
5 138 (14.76%) OO
6 122 (13.05%) Software Engineering
7 118 (12.62%) SDLC
8 112 (11.98%) Web Development
9 102 (10.91%) Unit Testing
10 94 (10.05%) Open Source
11 76 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
12 56 (5.99%) E-Commerce
13 49 (5.24%) BDD
13 49 (5.24%) Mentoring
14 44 (4.71%) Content Management
15 42 (4.49%) Automated Testing
16 39 (4.17%) SOA
17 38 (4.06%) CRM
18 32 (3.42%) Project Management
19 31 (3.32%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 352 (37.65%) C#
2 274 (29.30%) Java
3 260 (27.81%) SQL
4 125 (13.37%) PHP
5 77 (8.24%) Python
6 47 (5.03%) Ruby
7 41 (4.39%) C++
8 40 (4.28%) PL/SQL
9 39 (4.17%) T-SQL
10 23 (2.46%) VB.NET
11 17 (1.82%) Perl
12 14 (1.50%) C
13 11 (1.18%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.18%) PHP5
14 10 (1.07%) VBA
15 9 (0.96%) VB
16 5 (0.53%) VBScript
16 5 (0.53%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.43%) Scala
17 4 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 158 (16.90%) Degree
2 38 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.07%) ISTQB
5 6 (0.64%) ISEB
6 3 (0.32%) MCP
6 3 (0.32%) HNC
6 3 (0.32%) HND
6 3 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.45%) QA
2 6 (0.64%) SLA
3 4 (0.43%) WAI
3 4 (0.43%) Section 508
4 2 (0.21%) WCAG
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.53%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.53%) XenApp
2 5 (0.53%) XenDesktop
2 5 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.11%) Xen
3 1 (0.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.60%) Puppet
3 5 (0.53%) TeamSite
3 5 (0.53%) Nagios
3 5 (0.53%) Munin
3 5 (0.53%) Graphite
4 2 (0.21%) Iperf
4 2 (0.21%) Ansible
5 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 164 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 117 (12.51%) Oracle
3 23 (2.46%) Adobe
4 18 (1.93%) Zend
5 9 (0.96%) Lotus
6 8 (0.86%) Quark
6 8 (0.86%) Xamarin
7 7 (0.75%) Informatica
7 7 (0.75%) TIBCO
7 7 (0.75%) Sybase
8 6 (0.64%) VMware
8 6 (0.64%) Google
8 6 (0.64%) NetSuite
9 5 (0.53%) Citrix
10 4 (0.43%) Alterian
10 4 (0.43%) Hyland
11 3 (0.32%) Telerik
11 3 (0.32%) PayPal
11 3 (0.32%) WorldPay
11 3 (0.32%) Sitecore
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Employee benefits
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