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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 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 425 601 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.39% 15.69% 11.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.11% 30.13% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 287 425 258
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
1512 1995 1871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 51.20% 52.08% 58.63%
Number of salaries quoted 955 1366 1132
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -4 198 £40,000 - 25
Edinburgh 0 178 £39,000 -2.50% 44
Stirling +9 19 £39,500 +51.92% 5
Dundee +4 16 £42,500 +13.33% 4
West Lothian 0 7 £45,000 +19.99% 1
Midlothian -1 3 - - 2
Fife +2 2 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Aberdeen -1 2 £33,000 -14.83% 2
Renfrewshire -2 2 £33,000 -2.94%
South Ayrshire - 2 £34,500 -
East Lothian 0 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Scottish Borders - 1 £37,500 - 1
Inverclyde - 1 £39,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £25,000 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 697 (70.98%) HTML
2 603 (61.41%) CSS
3 499 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
4 459 (46.74%) .NET
5 432 (43.99%) C#
6 382 (38.90%) MVC
7 372 (37.88%) jQuery
8 365 (37.17%) ASP.NET
9 351 (35.74%) SQL Server
10 282 (28.72%) Java
11 254 (25.87%) HTML5
12 232 (23.63%) TDD
13 227 (23.12%) SQL
14 215 (21.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 204 (20.77%) Degree
16 189 (19.25%) .NET Framework
17 174 (17.72%) Microsoft
18 171 (17.41%) Scrum
19 163 (16.60%) Web Services
19 163 (16.60%) Software Engineering
19 163 (16.60%) AngularJS
20 147 (14.97%) Relational Database
21 137 (13.95%) Finance
22 133 (13.54%) CSS3
23 130 (13.24%) OO
24 129 (13.14%) NHibernate
25 128 (13.03%) PHP
26 123 (12.53%) Oracle
26 123 (12.53%) Python
27 114 (11.61%) MS Excel

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 79 (8.04%) SharePoint
2 58 (5.91%) CMS
3 57 (5.80%) Node.js
4 43 (4.38%) JBoss
5 39 (3.97%) Drupal
6 35 (3.56%) Apache
7 32 (3.26%) IIS
8 24 (2.44%) WordPress
9 23 (2.34%) Umbraco
9 23 (2.34%) Tomcat
10 21 (2.14%) IBM Notes
11 17 (1.73%) WebSphere
12 13 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (1.22%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.71%) Joomla!
16 5 (0.51%) Apache Pig
16 5 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
17 4 (0.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 3 (0.31%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 114 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.71%) InDesign
4 5 (0.51%) GIMP
5 4 (0.41%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (2.04%) Magento
2 6 (0.61%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 109 (11.10%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (4.18%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (2.14%) SaaS
5 14 (1.43%) GitHub
6 11 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
6 11 (1.12%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.71%) Office 365
8 5 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.10%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.92%) HTTP
2 8 (0.81%) Internet
3 6 (0.61%) Intranet
4 5 (0.51%) CTI
5 4 (0.41%) DMZ
5 4 (0.41%) Firewall
5 4 (0.41%) Network Security
6 2 (0.20%) LAN
6 2 (0.20%) WAN
6 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.10%) Skype
7 1 (0.10%) SSH
7 1 (0.10%) IPsec
7 1 (0.10%) LDAP
7 1 (0.10%) VPN
7 1 (0.10%) DNS
7 1 (0.10%) DHCP
7 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (35.74%) SQL Server
2 147 (14.97%) Relational Database
3 72 (7.33%) MySQL
4 60 (6.11%) RDBMS
5 55 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (4.99%) MongoDB
7 41 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (3.67%) Oracle Database
11 28 (2.85%) Big Data
12 27 (2.75%) NoSQL
13 23 (2.34%) Hadoop
14 21 (2.14%) MS Access
15 19 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (1.53%) RavenDB
17 13 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 12 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
19 11 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
20 10 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 98 (9.98%) Git (software)
2 63 (6.42%) Visual Studio
3 50 (5.09%) Selenium
4 48 (4.89%) Subversion
5 33 (3.36%) Maven
6 31 (3.16%) JUnit
6 31 (3.16%) Jenkins
7 28 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (2.14%) Cucumber
9 20 (2.04%) Jasmine
9 20 (2.04%) TeamCity
10 16 (1.63%) GitLab
11 15 (1.53%) Mercurial
11 15 (1.53%) JIRA
11 15 (1.53%) Ant
12 14 (1.43%) Eclipse
12 14 (1.43%) Mockito
13 11 (1.12%) Grunt
14 10 (1.02%) TestNG
14 10 (1.02%) WatiN
General
1 137 (13.95%) Finance
2 90 (9.16%) Banking
3 69 (7.03%) Telecoms
4 35 (3.56%) Marketing
5 19 (1.93%) Games
6 15 (1.53%) Retail
7 14 (1.43%) Multimedia
8 11 (1.12%) Publishing
9 7 (0.71%) Advertising
10 6 (0.61%) Legal
11 5 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.20%) Back Office
14 1 (0.10%) Russian Language
14 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Electronics
14 1 (0.10%) Automotive
14 1 (0.10%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 722 (73.52%) Developer
2 149 (15.17%) Senior Developer
3 147 (14.97%) .NET Developer
4 138 (14.05%) Web Developer
5 86 (8.76%) Front-End Developer
6 83 (8.45%) Software Engineer
7 82 (8.35%) Java Developer
8 79 (8.04%) C# Developer
9 69 (7.03%) Software Developer
10 52 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
11 43 (4.38%) ASP.NET Developer
12 42 (4.28%) PHP Developer
13 29 (2.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 28 (2.85%) QA Engineer
15 27 (2.75%) Architect
15 27 (2.75%) Senior .NET Developer
16 26 (2.65%) AWS Developer
17 23 (2.34%) Front-End Web Developer
17 23 (2.34%) Junior
17 23 (2.34%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 697 (70.98%) HTML
2 603 (61.41%) CSS
3 459 (46.74%) .NET
4 372 (37.88%) jQuery
5 365 (37.17%) ASP.NET
6 254 (25.87%) HTML5
7 215 (21.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 189 (19.25%) .NET Framework
9 163 (16.60%) Web Services
9 163 (16.60%) AngularJS
10 133 (13.54%) CSS3
11 129 (13.14%) NHibernate
12 113 (11.51%) Entity Framework
13 106 (10.79%) Ajax
14 102 (10.39%) Hibernate
15 101 (10.29%) XML
16 84 (8.55%) Spring
17 72 (7.33%) WCF
18 64 (6.52%) Spring.NET
19 53 (5.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 85 (8.66%) User Experience
2 81 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 76 (7.74%) Open Source
4 46 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (4.28%) Mobile App
6 23 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (1.93%) Mathematics
7 19 (1.93%) Physics
7 19 (1.93%) Social Media
8 12 (1.22%) Cryptography
8 12 (1.22%) Xbox
9 9 (0.92%) Digital Media
9 9 (0.92%) Data Integration
9 9 (0.92%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.61%) Replication
10 6 (0.61%) Clustering
10 6 (0.61%) iPad
11 5 (0.51%) Visualisation
11 5 (0.51%) FMCG
11 5 (0.51%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 82 (8.35%) Linux
2 48 (4.89%) Apple iOS
3 45 (4.58%) Android
4 42 (4.28%) Windows
5 16 (1.63%) UNIX
6 6 (0.61%) Windows NT
6 6 (0.61%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.41%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.10%) CentOS
9 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
2 382 (38.90%) MVC
3 232 (23.63%) TDD
4 171 (17.41%) Scrum
5 163 (16.60%) Software Engineering
6 130 (13.24%) OO
7 106 (10.79%) Web Development
8 84 (8.55%) Unit Testing
9 70 (7.13%) Mentoring
10 65 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
11 55 (5.60%) E-Commerce
12 43 (4.38%) UX Design
13 38 (3.87%) Automated Testing
14 36 (3.67%) Dependency Injection
15 32 (3.26%) OOP
16 31 (3.16%) Project Management
16 31 (3.16%) CRM
16 31 (3.16%) Content Management
17 30 (3.05%) OOD
18 28 (2.85%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 432 (43.99%) C#
2 282 (28.72%) Java
3 227 (23.12%) SQL
4 128 (13.03%) PHP
5 123 (12.53%) Python
6 66 (6.72%) T-SQL
7 52 (5.30%) Ruby
8 36 (3.67%) C++
9 31 (3.16%) VB.NET
10 26 (2.65%) VBA
11 24 (2.44%) C
12 21 (2.14%) VB
13 17 (1.73%) VB6
14 15 (1.53%) Perl
15 14 (1.43%) PL/SQL
15 14 (1.43%) VBScript
16 8 (0.81%) XPath
17 7 (0.71%) PHP5
17 7 (0.71%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.71%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 204 (20.77%) Degree
2 35 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.71%) ISTQB
3 7 (0.71%) ISEB
4 5 (0.51%) HND
5 3 (0.31%) MCP
6 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.09%) QA
2 5 (0.51%) SLA
3 4 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.41%) Docker
2 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.20%) XenApp
2 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (3.36%) Puppet
2 30 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.63%) Nagios
3 16 (1.63%) Munin
3 16 (1.63%) Graphite
4 4 (0.41%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.31%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.31%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.10%) Ansible
Vendors
1 174 (17.72%) Microsoft
2 123 (12.53%) Oracle
3 21 (2.14%) Lotus
4 16 (1.63%) Sybase
5 15 (1.53%) Zend
5 15 (1.53%) Adobe
6 11 (1.12%) TIBCO
7 10 (1.02%) Informatica
8 8 (0.81%) Quark
9 7 (0.71%) Talend
10 6 (0.61%) Hyland
11 4 (0.41%) Cognos
11 4 (0.41%) Google
11 4 (0.41%) Facebook
11 4 (0.41%) Twitter
12 3 (0.31%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.31%) Telerik
12 3 (0.31%) IBM
13 2 (0.20%) SAP
13 2 (0.20%) Citrix
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hudson (Scotland) IT
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Fife
Net Talent
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Midlothian
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Petroplan Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k+ bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £ DOE very competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Excellent Salary + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago