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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 448 527 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.02% 17.28% 15.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.27% 33.14% 28.59%
Number of salaries quoted 328 395 371
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
1480 1590 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.63% 52.13% 55.40%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1079 1196
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -3 214 £37,500 -6.25% 47
Edinburgh -3 168 £42,500 +6.25% 33
Dundee -2 25 £30,000 -9.09%
West Lothian +1 12 £34,500 -1.42% 3
Aberdeen +9 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Fife +7 6 £28,375 -0.43%
Stirling - 6 £47,500 -
East Ayrshire -1 5 £32,500 +36.84% 1
Midlothian - 2 £55,000 -
South Ayrshire - 2 £31,000 -
Renfrewshire +4 1 £36,000 +56.52% 3
South Lanarkshire +1 1 £37,500 +59.57%
Scottish Borders - 1 £35,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 £32,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £34,000 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 714 (77.02%) HTML
2 653 (70.44%) CSS
3 510 (55.02%) Agile Software Development
4 409 (44.12%) .NET
5 376 (40.56%) C#
6 309 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 303 (32.69%) jQuery
8 285 (30.74%) MVC
9 270 (29.13%) HTML5
10 266 (28.69%) AngularJS
11 251 (27.08%) Java
12 244 (26.32%) SQL Server
13 221 (23.84%) SQL
14 210 (22.65%) Degree
15 178 (19.20%) TDD
16 174 (18.77%) CSS3
17 164 (17.69%) Scrum
18 151 (16.29%) User Experience
19 141 (15.21%) ASP.NET MVC
20 136 (14.67%) Web Services
21 135 (14.56%) Microsoft
22 125 (13.48%) OO
23 117 (12.62%) XML
24 115 (12.41%) Git (software)
25 111 (11.97%) PHP
26 109 (11.76%) Finance
26 109 (11.76%) Software Engineering
27 105 (11.33%) Open Source
27 105 (11.33%) Front End Development
28 103 (11.11%) Web Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 87 (9.39%) CMS
2 57 (6.15%) Node.js
3 54 (5.83%) SharePoint
4 46 (4.96%) JBoss
5 45 (4.85%) Drupal
6 41 (4.42%) Umbraco
7 33 (3.56%) Apache
8 31 (3.34%) IIS
9 30 (3.24%) Alfresco
10 25 (2.70%) Tomcat
11 23 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 16 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (1.51%) WordPress
14 13 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (1.29%) Joomla!
16 11 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 7 (0.76%) WebLogic
18 6 (0.65%) Apache Spark
18 6 (0.65%) WebSphere
19 5 (0.54%) GemFire
Applications
1 59 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 38 (4.10%) Photoshop
3 24 (2.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.62%) InDesign
6 8 (0.86%) MS Office
7 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.11%) MS Project
8 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 22 (2.37%) Magento
2 17 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.19%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 70 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (3.88%) SaaS
4 20 (2.16%) Office 365
5 17 (1.83%) GitHub
6 16 (1.73%) Heroku
7 15 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.65%) Google Compute Engine
10 5 (0.54%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.32%) IaaS
12 2 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.22%) Bluemix
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.40%) Internet
2 10 (1.08%) HTTP
3 5 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.43%) Intranet
4 4 (0.43%) WAN
5 3 (0.32%) Wireless
6 2 (0.22%) Firewall
6 2 (0.22%) Network Security
6 2 (0.22%) SAN
7 1 (0.11%) CTI
7 1 (0.11%) DHCP
7 1 (0.11%) DLNA
7 1 (0.11%) ICMP
7 1 (0.11%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.11%) LDAP
7 1 (0.11%) SNMP
7 1 (0.11%) VoIP
7 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 71 (7.66%) Relational Database
3 59 (6.36%) MySQL
4 27 (2.91%) RDBMS
5 26 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (2.27%) Big Data
7 20 (2.16%) MongoDB
7 20 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
8 19 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
8 19 (2.05%) Oracle Database
9 18 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (1.83%) NoSQL
11 15 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 15 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (0.97%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.86%) Power BI
16 7 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
17 5 (0.54%) GIS
Development Applications
1 115 (12.41%) Git (software)
2 75 (8.09%) Subversion
3 72 (7.77%) Maven
4 67 (7.23%) Jenkins
5 59 (6.36%) Selenium
6 43 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 43 (4.64%) Visual Studio
7 36 (3.88%) Grunt
8 29 (3.13%) Artifactory
9 28 (3.02%) gulp
10 27 (2.91%) JUnit
11 24 (2.59%) Bower
12 20 (2.16%) NUnit
13 19 (2.05%) Cucumber
13 19 (2.05%) JIRA
14 18 (1.94%) Eclipse
15 14 (1.51%) WebDriver
16 13 (1.40%) JSUnit
16 13 (1.40%) TeamCity
17 12 (1.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 109 (11.76%) Finance
2 68 (7.34%) Banking
3 47 (5.07%) Telecoms
4 31 (3.34%) Marketing
5 19 (2.05%) Games
6 8 (0.86%) Financial Institution
6 8 (0.86%) Retail
7 5 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (0.43%) Electronics
8 4 (0.43%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.43%) Legal
9 3 (0.32%) Advertising
10 2 (0.22%) Automotive
10 2 (0.22%) Front Office
10 2 (0.22%) Law
11 1 (0.11%) Local Government
11 1 (0.11%) Military
11 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 691 (74.54%) Developer
2 180 (19.42%) .NET Developer
3 119 (12.84%) Web Developer
4 105 (11.33%) Java Developer
5 100 (10.79%) Senior Developer
6 96 (10.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 95 (10.25%) C# Developer
8 89 (9.60%) ASP.NET Developer
9 80 (8.63%) JavaScript Developer
10 75 (8.09%) C# .NET Developer
11 61 (6.58%) Software Developer
12 59 (6.36%) Software Engineer
13 55 (5.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 44 (4.75%) PHP Developer
15 37 (3.99%) Designer
16 36 (3.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 34 (3.67%) Analyst
18 28 (3.02%) .NET Software Developer
18 28 (3.02%) SharePoint Developer
19 27 (2.91%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 714 (77.02%) HTML
2 653 (70.44%) CSS
3 409 (44.12%) .NET
4 309 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 303 (32.69%) jQuery
6 270 (29.13%) HTML5
7 266 (28.69%) AngularJS
8 174 (18.77%) CSS3
9 141 (15.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 136 (14.67%) Web Services
11 117 (12.62%) XML
12 100 (10.79%) Spring
13 94 (10.14%) RESTful
14 90 (9.71%) .NET Framework
15 88 (9.49%) Sass
16 81 (8.74%) Hibernate
17 80 (8.63%) Ajax
18 71 (7.66%) JSON
19 61 (6.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 60 (6.47%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 151 (16.29%) User Experience
2 99 (10.68%) Computer Science
3 67 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (4.21%) Mobile App
5 28 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (2.91%) Visualisation
7 23 (2.48%) Mathematics
8 19 (2.05%) Animation
8 19 (2.05%) Physics
9 16 (1.73%) 3D Graphics
9 16 (1.73%) Augmented Reality
9 16 (1.73%) Psychology
10 12 (1.29%) NHS
11 11 (1.19%) Wiki
12 9 (0.97%) Social Media
13 7 (0.76%) Graphic Design
13 7 (0.76%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.65%) Internet of Things
14 6 (0.65%) iPad
15 5 (0.54%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.04%) Linux
2 53 (5.72%) Windows
3 42 (4.53%) Android
4 32 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 29 (3.13%) Unix
6 14 (1.51%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.43%) VMS
8 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.11%) Debian
9 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (55.02%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (30.74%) MVC
3 178 (19.20%) TDD
4 164 (17.69%) Scrum
5 125 (13.48%) OO
6 109 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 105 (11.33%) Front End Development
7 105 (11.33%) Open Source
8 103 (11.11%) Web Development
9 96 (10.36%) SDLC
9 96 (10.36%) Unit Testing
10 77 (8.31%) BDD
11 69 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
12 63 (6.80%) Mentoring
13 59 (6.36%) Responsive Web Design
14 54 (5.83%) SOA
15 48 (5.18%) E-Commerce
16 42 (4.53%) User Acceptance Testing
17 39 (4.21%) Project Management
18 37 (3.99%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 376 (40.56%) C#
2 251 (27.08%) Java
3 221 (23.84%) SQL
4 111 (11.97%) PHP
5 81 (8.74%) Python
6 41 (4.42%) PL/SQL
7 40 (4.31%) C++
7 40 (4.31%) Ruby
8 36 (3.88%) VB.NET
9 35 (3.78%) T-SQL
10 18 (1.94%) VBA
11 16 (1.73%) Embedded C++
12 14 (1.51%) PowerShell
13 13 (1.40%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.19%) Perl
15 9 (0.97%) CoffeeScript
15 9 (0.97%) VB
16 7 (0.76%) Apple Swift
16 7 (0.76%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 210 (22.65%) Degree
2 26 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.43%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.43%) OCA
4 4 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.32%) ISEB
6 2 (0.22%) HND
7 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) HP ASE
7 1 (0.11%) MCP
7 1 (0.11%) MCSD
7 1 (0.11%) PhD
7 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.67%) QA
2 32 (3.45%) SLA
3 4 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.22%) WCAG
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.43%) Docker
1 4 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (0.54%) TeamSite
2 2 (0.22%) Ansible
3 1 (0.11%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (0.11%) Iperf
3 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 135 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 71 (7.66%) Oracle
3 47 (5.07%) Adobe
4 26 (2.80%) Google
5 21 (2.27%) Zend
6 16 (1.73%) Facebook
6 16 (1.73%) Xamarin
7 14 (1.51%) Sitecore
8 11 (1.19%) Cegedim Rx
9 8 (0.86%) Atlassian
9 8 (0.86%) Twitter
10 7 (0.76%) Ektron
11 6 (0.65%) HP
12 4 (0.43%) VMware
13 3 (0.32%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.32%) Iron Speed
13 3 (0.32%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.32%) Sybase
14 2 (0.22%) Apple
14 2 (0.22%) SAP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Advantage XPO
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Renfrew, Renfrewshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago