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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 501 638 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.99% 15.98% 10.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.55% 31.27% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 332 456 249
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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
1640 2040 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.35% 51.09% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 1398 1119
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 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 1 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 +2 263 £40,000 - 40
Edinburgh 0 197 £40,000 +3.89% 39
Dundee +5 17 £40,000 +5.96% 1
Stirling 0 14 £42,250 +62.50%
West Lothian -3 6 £45,000 +19.99% 4
Aberdeen -1 3 £37,500 -
Fife +1 2 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Renfrewshire -1 2 £33,000 -2.94%
East Lothian 0 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Inverclyde - 1 £39,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £25,000 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 740 (70.54%) HTML
2 647 (61.68%) CSS
3 532 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
4 508 (48.43%) .NET
5 485 (46.23%) C#
6 419 (39.94%) MVC
7 410 (39.08%) jQuery
8 405 (38.61%) ASP.NET
9 384 (36.61%) SQL Server
10 296 (28.22%) Java
11 292 (27.84%) HTML5
12 245 (23.36%) TDD
13 240 (22.88%) SQL
14 230 (21.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 216 (20.59%) Degree
16 206 (19.64%) .NET Framework
17 183 (17.45%) Microsoft
18 182 (17.35%) Web Services
19 179 (17.06%) Scrum
20 177 (16.87%) AngularJS
21 174 (16.59%) Software Engineering
22 160 (15.25%) OO
22 160 (15.25%) CSS3
23 154 (14.68%) Relational Database
24 145 (13.82%) Finance
25 140 (13.35%) NHibernate
26 135 (12.87%) Oracle
27 131 (12.49%) PHP
28 130 (12.39%) Python
29 121 (11.53%) Entity Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 83 (7.91%) SharePoint
2 74 (7.05%) CMS
3 56 (5.34%) Node.js
4 48 (4.58%) JBoss
5 45 (4.29%) Drupal
6 37 (3.53%) Apache
6 37 (3.53%) IIS
7 34 (3.24%) Umbraco
8 29 (2.76%) Tomcat
9 27 (2.57%) WordPress
10 21 (2.00%) IBM Notes
11 17 (1.62%) WebLogic
12 14 (1.33%) WebSphere
12 14 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.86%) Joomla!
15 5 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.38%) ExpressionEngine
16 4 (0.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 4 (0.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 116 (11.06%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.76%) InDesign
3 8 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.67%) GIMP
5 4 (0.38%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.095%) MS Project
7 1 (0.095%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 24 (2.29%) Magento
2 7 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.57%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.095%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.095%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 112 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (1.81%) SaaS
5 13 (1.24%) GitHub
6 10 (0.95%) Amazon S3
6 10 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (0.38%) Office 365
7 4 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (0.38%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.095%) Heroku
8 1 (0.095%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.24%) HTTP
2 11 (1.05%) Internet
3 8 (0.76%) DMZ
3 8 (0.76%) Firewall
4 7 (0.67%) Intranet
5 4 (0.38%) Network Security
5 4 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.19%) CTI
7 1 (0.095%) Skype
7 1 (0.095%) IPsec
7 1 (0.095%) SMTP
7 1 (0.095%) VPN
7 1 (0.095%) DNS
7 1 (0.095%) DHCP
7 1 (0.095%) SNMP
7 1 (0.095%) SSL
7 1 (0.095%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (36.61%) SQL Server
2 154 (14.68%) Relational Database
3 78 (7.44%) MySQL
4 59 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (5.43%) RDBMS
6 53 (5.05%) MongoDB
7 50 (4.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (3.72%) Oracle Database
9 32 (3.05%) NoSQL
10 29 (2.76%) Hadoop
11 26 (2.48%) Big Data
12 21 (2.00%) MS Access
13 20 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (1.24%) RavenDB
15 13 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (0.95%) Pentaho
16 10 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 102 (9.72%) Git (software)
2 66 (6.29%) Visual Studio
3 54 (5.15%) Selenium
4 51 (4.86%) Subversion
5 34 (3.24%) Jenkins
6 32 (3.05%) Maven
7 31 (2.96%) JUnit
8 27 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (2.19%) Jasmine
9 23 (2.19%) TeamCity
10 22 (2.10%) Cucumber
11 17 (1.62%) Mercurial
12 16 (1.53%) GitLab
13 15 (1.43%) Mockito
13 15 (1.43%) JIRA
14 13 (1.24%) Grunt
14 13 (1.24%) Ant
15 12 (1.14%) Eclipse
15 12 (1.14%) PhantomJS
16 10 (0.95%) WatiN
General
1 145 (13.82%) Finance
2 96 (9.15%) Banking
3 69 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 43 (4.10%) Marketing
5 23 (2.19%) Games
6 18 (1.72%) Retail
7 15 (1.43%) Multimedia
8 9 (0.86%) Publishing
9 7 (0.67%) Advertising
9 7 (0.67%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.57%) Legal
11 4 (0.38%) Private Banking
11 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.29%) Back Office
13 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.19%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.095%) Front Office
14 1 (0.095%) Electronics
14 1 (0.095%) Automotive
14 1 (0.095%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 780 (74.36%) Developer
2 165 (15.73%) .NET Developer
3 157 (14.97%) Senior Developer
4 135 (12.87%) Web Developer
5 87 (8.29%) Software Developer
6 85 (8.10%) Software Engineer
7 83 (7.91%) C# Developer
7 83 (7.91%) Front-End Developer
8 80 (7.63%) Java Developer
9 53 (5.05%) C# .NET Developer
10 52 (4.96%) PHP Developer
11 51 (4.86%) ASP.NET Developer
12 31 (2.96%) QA Engineer
12 31 (2.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 30 (2.86%) Analyst
14 28 (2.67%) AWS Developer
14 28 (2.67%) Architect
15 27 (2.57%) Senior .NET Developer
15 27 (2.57%) UI Developer
16 26 (2.48%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 740 (70.54%) HTML
2 647 (61.68%) CSS
3 508 (48.43%) .NET
4 410 (39.08%) jQuery
5 405 (38.61%) ASP.NET
6 292 (27.84%) HTML5
7 230 (21.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 206 (19.64%) .NET Framework
9 182 (17.35%) Web Services
10 177 (16.87%) AngularJS
11 160 (15.25%) CSS3
12 140 (13.35%) NHibernate
13 121 (11.53%) Entity Framework
14 119 (11.34%) Ajax
15 110 (10.49%) Hibernate
16 109 (10.39%) XML
17 94 (8.96%) Spring
18 88 (8.39%) WCF
19 63 (6.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 62 (5.91%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 97 (9.25%) User Experience
2 84 (8.01%) Open Source
3 82 (7.82%) Computer Science
4 57 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (4.39%) Mobile App
6 32 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (2.29%) Social Media
8 19 (1.81%) Mathematics
8 19 (1.81%) Physics
9 14 (1.33%) Cryptography
9 14 (1.33%) N-Tier
10 13 (1.24%) Xbox
11 11 (1.05%) Data Integration
12 10 (0.95%) iPad
13 9 (0.86%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.57%) Replication
14 6 (0.57%) Clustering
15 5 (0.48%) W3C
15 5 (0.48%) FMCG
16 4 (0.38%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 89 (8.48%) Linux
2 54 (5.15%) Apple iOS
3 49 (4.67%) Android
4 43 (4.10%) Windows
5 20 (1.91%) UNIX
6 6 (0.57%) Windows XP
6 6 (0.57%) Windows NT
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.19%) Solaris
9 1 (0.095%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.095%) CentOS
9 1 (0.095%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.095%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
2 419 (39.94%) MVC
3 245 (23.36%) TDD
4 179 (17.06%) Scrum
5 174 (16.59%) Software Engineering
6 160 (15.25%) OO
7 117 (11.15%) Web Development
8 85 (8.10%) Unit Testing
9 77 (7.34%) Mentoring
10 74 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
11 61 (5.82%) E-Commerce
12 43 (4.10%) UX Design
13 40 (3.81%) Dependency Injection
13 40 (3.81%) Automated Testing
14 38 (3.62%) OOP
15 33 (3.15%) iOS Development
16 32 (3.05%) Android Development
17 30 (2.86%) OOD
18 29 (2.76%) AOP
19 28 (2.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 485 (46.23%) C#
2 296 (28.22%) Java
3 240 (22.88%) SQL
4 131 (12.49%) PHP
5 130 (12.39%) Python
6 84 (8.01%) T-SQL
7 55 (5.24%) Ruby
8 40 (3.81%) VB.NET
9 39 (3.72%) C++
10 30 (2.86%) VBA
11 26 (2.48%) VB
12 24 (2.29%) C
13 17 (1.62%) VB6
14 16 (1.53%) Perl
15 14 (1.33%) PHP5
15 14 (1.33%) PL/SQL
15 14 (1.33%) VBScript
16 9 (0.86%) ActionScript
16 9 (0.86%) XPath
17 8 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 216 (20.59%) Degree
2 36 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.48%) HND
3 5 (0.48%) ISEB
4 4 (0.38%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.29%) MCP
6 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.19%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.095%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.96%) QA
2 5 (0.48%) SLA
3 4 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.19%) WCAG
5 1 (0.095%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 35 (3.34%) Puppet
2 32 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.53%) Munin
3 16 (1.53%) Nagios
3 16 (1.53%) Graphite
4 4 (0.38%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.29%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.29%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.095%) Ansible
6 1 (0.095%) OpenView
6 1 (0.095%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.095%) SCCM
6 1 (0.095%) SCOM
Vendors
1 183 (17.45%) Microsoft
2 135 (12.87%) Oracle
3 26 (2.48%) Sybase
4 21 (2.00%) Lotus
5 16 (1.53%) Zend
5 16 (1.53%) Adobe
6 12 (1.14%) TIBCO
7 10 (0.95%) Informatica
8 9 (0.86%) Talend
8 9 (0.86%) Cognos
9 7 (0.67%) Quark
9 7 (0.67%) Hyland
10 6 (0.57%) Google
11 4 (0.38%) IBM
11 4 (0.38%) Facebook
11 4 (0.38%) Twitter
11 4 (0.38%) Appcelerator
12 3 (0.29%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.29%) HP
12 3 (0.29%) Sitecore
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