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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript
Rank 5 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 557 519 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.93% 15.74% 11.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.21% 28.53% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 434 361 233
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,187 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
1628 1819 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.40% 55.17% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1173 1090
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Edinburgh 0 262 £40,000 +11.11% 37
Glasgow +2 248 £38,000 -5.00% 52
West Lothian +3 17 £35,000 +7.69%
Aberdeen +3 12 £38,250 +4.08% 6
Dundee +8 10 £33,000 -14.28% 1
Fife +2 3 £28,500 +4.58%
South Lanarkshire +3 2 £21,250 -
Renfrewshire +1 2 £23,000 -48.88%
East Ayrshire - 1 £22,500 -
Falkirk - 1 £30,000 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 701 (66.19%) HTML
2 645 (60.91%) CSS
3 508 (47.97%) .NET
4 468 (44.19%) C#
5 467 (44.10%) jQuery
6 441 (41.64%) Agile Software Development
7 424 (40.04%) ASP.NET
8 409 (38.62%) MVC
9 378 (35.69%) SQL Server
10 312 (29.46%) SQL
11 299 (28.23%) Java
12 254 (23.98%) HTML5
13 236 (22.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 226 (21.34%) TDD
15 214 (20.21%) .NET Framework
15 214 (20.21%) Degree
16 206 (19.45%) Software Engineering
17 200 (18.89%) OO
18 182 (17.19%) Web Services
19 174 (16.43%) Microsoft
20 158 (14.92%) Finance
21 154 (14.54%) Oracle
22 151 (14.26%) NHibernate
23 150 (14.16%) Ajax
23 150 (14.16%) Scrum
24 149 (14.07%) Relational Database
25 141 (13.31%) CSS3
26 140 (13.22%) XML
27 134 (12.65%) PHP
28 116 (10.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 83 (7.84%) CMS
2 64 (6.04%) SharePoint
3 61 (5.76%) Tomcat
4 49 (4.63%) Drupal
5 48 (4.53%) IIS
6 46 (4.34%) Umbraco
7 44 (4.15%) JBoss
8 33 (3.12%) Apache
9 32 (3.02%) WordPress
10 30 (2.83%) Node.js
11 16 (1.51%) WebLogic
12 15 (1.42%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.85%) NServiceBus
15 8 (0.76%) Joomla!
15 8 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.66%) IBM Notes
16 7 (0.66%) ExpressionEngine
17 6 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
17 6 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 94 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.83%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.85%) GIMP
4 8 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (0.76%) InfoPath
5 7 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.28%) InDesign
6 3 (0.28%) MS Office
7 1 (0.094%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.094%) MS Project
7 1 (0.094%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.23%) Magento
2 8 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.57%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.47%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.19%) Endur
5 2 (0.19%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.094%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 68 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 68 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (6.33%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (1.89%) SaaS
4 6 (0.57%) Amazon S3
4 6 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (0.57%) GitHub
5 3 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.094%) Office 365
6 1 (0.094%) Taleo
6 1 (0.094%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.094%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.27%) HTTP
2 13 (1.23%) Intranet
2 13 (1.23%) Firewall
3 12 (1.13%) DMZ
4 10 (0.94%) Internet
5 9 (0.85%) DNS
6 7 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.28%) SNMP
7 3 (0.28%) SMTP
7 3 (0.28%) DHCP
7 3 (0.28%) SMS
8 2 (0.19%) VPN
8 2 (0.19%) SSL
8 2 (0.19%) CTI
8 2 (0.19%) IPsec
8 2 (0.19%) SSH
9 1 (0.094%) Extranet
9 1 (0.094%) WAN
9 1 (0.094%) LDAP
9 1 (0.094%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (35.69%) SQL Server
2 149 (14.07%) Relational Database
3 94 (8.88%) MySQL
4 53 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (4.63%) Oracle Database
6 48 (4.53%) RDBMS
7 43 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (3.31%) NoSQL
9 32 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 32 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (2.64%) Hadoop
11 25 (2.36%) MongoDB
12 16 (1.51%) Big Data
12 16 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (0.66%) MS Access
17 6 (0.57%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 91 (8.59%) Visual Studio
2 75 (7.08%) Git (software)
3 42 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (3.97%) Subversion
4 33 (3.12%) JUnit
5 31 (2.93%) Jasmine
6 30 (2.83%) Selenium
7 27 (2.55%) JIRA
8 26 (2.46%) Maven
8 26 (2.46%) Cucumber
9 18 (1.70%) Mercurial
9 18 (1.70%) Eclipse
10 17 (1.61%) RSpec
11 15 (1.42%) Jenkins
12 11 (1.04%) QUnit
12 11 (1.04%) TeamCity
12 11 (1.04%) NUnit
13 10 (0.94%) Bugzilla
13 10 (0.94%) SpecFlow
13 10 (0.94%) Grunt
General
1 158 (14.92%) Finance
2 60 (5.67%) Banking
3 56 (5.29%) Marketing
4 39 (3.68%) Games
5 38 (3.59%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.46%) Law
7 23 (2.17%) Retail
8 16 (1.51%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.76%) Private Banking
10 7 (0.66%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.57%) Legal
11 6 (0.57%) Back Office
11 6 (0.57%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.38%) Automotive
12 4 (0.38%) Advertising
12 4 (0.38%) Publishing
13 3 (0.28%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.28%) Electronics
14 2 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 757 (71.48%) Developer
2 168 (15.86%) .NET Developer
3 137 (12.94%) Web Developer
4 125 (11.80%) Software Developer
5 106 (10.01%) Senior Developer
6 90 (8.50%) Software Engineer
6 90 (8.50%) C# Developer
7 72 (6.80%) Java Developer
8 66 (6.23%) Front-End Developer
9 61 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 61 (5.76%) ASP.NET Developer
10 55 (5.19%) PHP Developer
11 54 (5.10%) Analyst
12 52 (4.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 46 (4.34%) Lead Developer
14 45 (4.25%) Programmer
15 33 (3.12%) Senior Software Engineer
16 28 (2.64%) Junior
17 27 (2.55%) Front-End Web Developer
18 25 (2.36%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 701 (66.19%) HTML
2 645 (60.91%) CSS
3 508 (47.97%) .NET
4 467 (44.10%) jQuery
5 424 (40.04%) ASP.NET
6 254 (23.98%) HTML5
7 236 (22.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 214 (20.21%) .NET Framework
9 182 (17.19%) Web Services
10 151 (14.26%) NHibernate
11 150 (14.16%) Ajax
12 141 (13.31%) CSS3
13 140 (13.22%) XML
14 116 (10.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 104 (9.82%) AngularJS
15 104 (9.82%) WCF
16 103 (9.73%) Spring
17 93 (8.78%) Hibernate
18 68 (6.42%) Backbone.js
19 59 (5.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 81 (7.65%) User Experience
2 76 (7.18%) Computer Science
3 65 (6.14%) Mobile App
4 47 (4.44%) Cryptography
5 44 (4.15%) Open Source
6 43 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (2.74%) Social Media
9 18 (1.70%) Mathematics
10 15 (1.42%) N-Tier
10 15 (1.42%) Xbox
11 14 (1.32%) Physics
12 12 (1.13%) W3C
13 11 (1.04%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.04%) iPad
14 9 (0.85%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.76%) Data Integration
16 7 (0.66%) iPhone
16 7 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
17 6 (0.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 101 (9.54%) Linux
2 72 (6.80%) Windows
3 61 (5.76%) Apple iOS
4 52 (4.91%) Android
5 43 (4.06%) UNIX
6 11 (1.04%) Mac OS X
7 10 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.76%) CentOS
9 6 (0.57%) Solaris
10 5 (0.47%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
11 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.28%) Fedora
11 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.19%) AIX
13 1 (0.094%) HPUX
13 1 (0.094%) zOS
13 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.094%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (41.64%) Agile Software Development
2 409 (38.62%) MVC
3 226 (21.34%) TDD
4 206 (19.45%) Software Engineering
5 200 (18.89%) OO
6 150 (14.16%) Scrum
7 114 (10.76%) Web Development
8 87 (8.22%) Unit Testing
8 87 (8.22%) E-Commerce
9 82 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
10 81 (7.65%) Mentoring
11 56 (5.29%) OOP
12 42 (3.97%) Automated Testing
13 35 (3.31%) OOD
13 35 (3.31%) iOS Development
14 34 (3.21%) Android Development
14 34 (3.21%) Analytics
15 31 (2.93%) Project Management
16 30 (2.83%) Configuration Management
16 30 (2.83%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 468 (44.19%) C#
2 312 (29.46%) SQL
3 299 (28.23%) Java
4 134 (12.65%) PHP
5 113 (10.67%) T-SQL
6 109 (10.29%) Python
7 75 (7.08%) Ruby
8 48 (4.53%) C++
9 35 (3.31%) VB.NET
10 28 (2.64%) C
10 28 (2.64%) Perl
11 21 (1.98%) VB
11 21 (1.98%) VBA
12 17 (1.61%) ActionScript
12 17 (1.61%) CoffeeScript
13 15 (1.42%) VBScript
14 14 (1.32%) PHP5
15 13 (1.23%) XPath
16 10 (0.94%) Objective-C
16 10 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 214 (20.21%) Degree
2 25 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.66%) ISEB
4 6 (0.57%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.38%) HND
7 3 (0.28%) GIAC
8 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.19%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.094%) PhD
9 1 (0.094%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.87%) QA
2 6 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.28%) WCAG
4 1 (0.094%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.57%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (1.51%) Puppet
3 10 (0.94%) Graphite
3 10 (0.94%) Munin
3 10 (0.94%) Nagios
4 4 (0.38%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.28%) SCCM
5 3 (0.28%) SCOM
5 3 (0.28%) OpenView
6 2 (0.19%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.094%) Ansible
7 1 (0.094%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 174 (16.43%) Microsoft
2 154 (14.54%) Oracle
3 47 (4.44%) Sybase
4 17 (1.61%) Adobe
5 13 (1.23%) Cognos
6 12 (1.13%) Google
7 11 (1.04%) Twitter
8 10 (0.94%) Xamarin
9 9 (0.85%) Red Hat
10 8 (0.76%) IBM
11 7 (0.66%) Lotus
11 7 (0.66%) Zend
11 7 (0.66%) Appcelerator
11 7 (0.66%) VMware
12 6 (0.57%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.57%) SAP
12 6 (0.57%) HP
12 6 (0.57%) Dell
12 6 (0.57%) Talend
13 5 (0.47%) Alterian
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 45k+ bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-45,000+ bonus + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago