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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 5 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 568 594 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.28% 16.06% 9.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.95% 30.59% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 379 417 203
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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
1673 1942 1684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.83% 52.51% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1311 1006
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 £30,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +2 284 £40,000 - 48
Edinburgh +2 237 £40,000 +6.66% 59
Dundee +6 20 £35,000 -9.09% 3
Aberdeen +1 12 £37,500 +7.14% 1
West Lothian -2 8 £36,000 -4.00% 3
Stirling -19 3 £46,000 +53.33% 4
Renfrewshire -3 2 £33,000 -2.94%
East Ayrshire - 2 £23,750 - 1
Fife -2 1 £28,500 -12.30%
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 732 (67.65%) HTML
2 654 (60.44%) CSS
3 533 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
4 517 (47.78%) .NET
5 486 (44.92%) C#
6 440 (40.67%) jQuery
7 431 (39.83%) MVC
8 416 (38.45%) ASP.NET
9 394 (36.41%) SQL Server
10 302 (27.91%) Java
11 277 (25.60%) HTML5
12 254 (23.48%) TDD
13 252 (23.29%) SQL
14 244 (22.55%) ASP.NET MVC
15 235 (21.72%) Degree
16 213 (19.69%) .NET Framework
17 197 (18.21%) Web Services
18 187 (17.28%) Software Engineering
19 183 (16.91%) Scrum
20 178 (16.45%) Microsoft
21 170 (15.71%) OO
22 159 (14.70%) Finance
23 152 (14.05%) NHibernate
23 152 (14.05%) Relational Database
24 148 (13.68%) CSS3
24 148 (13.68%) Oracle
25 144 (13.31%) AngularJS
26 143 (13.22%) Python
27 135 (12.48%) PHP
28 126 (11.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 81 (7.49%) CMS
2 76 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 51 (4.71%) Node.js
4 50 (4.62%) JBoss
5 48 (4.44%) Drupal
6 42 (3.88%) IIS
7 41 (3.79%) Umbraco
8 37 (3.42%) WordPress
9 30 (2.77%) Apache
10 29 (2.68%) Tomcat
11 21 (1.94%) WebLogic
12 16 (1.48%) IBM Notes
13 14 (1.29%) WebSphere
13 14 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.74%) Joomla!
16 6 (0.55%) ExpressionEngine
17 5 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
17 5 (0.46%) Liferay
17 5 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 108 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.50%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.83%) GIMP
3 9 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.65%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.37%) InDesign
7 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.092%) MS Project
8 1 (0.092%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 23 (2.13%) Magento
2 8 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.46%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.18%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.092%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.092%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 102 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
3 50 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.76%) SaaS
5 13 (1.20%) GitHub
6 10 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.46%) AWS OpsWorks
8 4 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.092%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.092%) Office 365
9 1 (0.092%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.39%) HTTP
2 12 (1.11%) DMZ
2 12 (1.11%) Firewall
3 10 (0.92%) Internet
4 8 (0.74%) Intranet
5 5 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.37%) Network Security
7 2 (0.18%) CTI
7 2 (0.18%) DNS
7 2 (0.18%) SNMP
7 2 (0.18%) SMTP
8 1 (0.092%) DHCP
8 1 (0.092%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.092%) SSL
8 1 (0.092%) VPN
8 1 (0.092%) SMS
8 1 (0.092%) IPsec
8 1 (0.092%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (36.41%) SQL Server
2 152 (14.05%) Relational Database
3 84 (7.76%) MySQL
4 61 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (5.18%) RDBMS
5 56 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 52 (4.81%) Oracle Database
7 48 (4.44%) MongoDB
8 45 (4.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 35 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
10 34 (3.14%) NoSQL
11 30 (2.77%) Hadoop
12 21 (1.94%) Big Data
12 21 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (1.48%) MS Access
15 14 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (1.11%) RavenDB
17 10 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
17 10 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 102 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 73 (6.75%) Visual Studio
3 45 (4.16%) Selenium
4 44 (4.07%) Subversion
5 31 (2.87%) Jenkins
6 30 (2.77%) Jasmine
6 30 (2.77%) JUnit
7 28 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (2.40%) Cucumber
8 26 (2.40%) Maven
9 21 (1.94%) JIRA
10 20 (1.85%) Mercurial
11 19 (1.76%) TeamCity
12 14 (1.29%) RSpec
12 14 (1.29%) PhantomJS
13 13 (1.20%) Mockito
13 13 (1.20%) Grunt
14 12 (1.11%) GitLab
15 11 (1.02%) Eclipse
16 10 (0.92%) QUnit
General
1 159 (14.70%) Finance
2 93 (8.60%) Banking
3 68 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 54 (4.99%) Marketing
5 30 (2.77%) Games
6 22 (2.03%) Retail
7 14 (1.29%) Multimedia
8 8 (0.74%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.55%) Back Office
10 5 (0.46%) Advertising
11 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.37%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.28%) Automotive
12 3 (0.28%) Legal
13 2 (0.18%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.18%) Publishing
13 2 (0.18%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.092%) Russian Language
14 1 (0.092%) Local Government
14 1 (0.092%) Law
Job Titles
1 784 (72.46%) Developer
2 160 (14.79%) .NET Developer
3 135 (12.48%) Senior Developer
3 135 (12.48%) Web Developer
4 100 (9.24%) Software Developer
5 92 (8.50%) Software Engineer
6 84 (7.76%) C# Developer
7 82 (7.58%) Front-End Developer
8 77 (7.12%) Java Developer
9 56 (5.18%) PHP Developer
10 52 (4.81%) ASP.NET Developer
10 52 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
11 40 (3.70%) Analyst
12 34 (3.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 30 (2.77%) Programmer
13 30 (2.77%) Front-End Web Developer
14 29 (2.68%) Lead Developer
14 29 (2.68%) Senior Software Engineer
15 28 (2.59%) Architect
15 28 (2.59%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 732 (67.65%) HTML
2 654 (60.44%) CSS
3 517 (47.78%) .NET
4 440 (40.67%) jQuery
5 416 (38.45%) ASP.NET
6 277 (25.60%) HTML5
7 244 (22.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 213 (19.69%) .NET Framework
9 197 (18.21%) Web Services
10 152 (14.05%) NHibernate
11 148 (13.68%) CSS3
12 144 (13.31%) AngularJS
13 126 (11.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 124 (11.46%) Ajax
15 114 (10.54%) XML
16 104 (9.61%) Hibernate
17 92 (8.50%) Spring
18 91 (8.41%) WCF
19 65 (6.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 61 (5.64%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 93 (8.60%) User Experience
2 82 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 72 (6.65%) Open Source
4 57 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (4.99%) Mobile App
6 32 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (2.40%) Social Media
8 23 (2.13%) Cryptography
9 21 (1.94%) Mathematics
9 21 (1.94%) Physics
10 17 (1.57%) Xbox
11 15 (1.39%) N-Tier
12 10 (0.92%) Data Integration
12 10 (0.92%) iPad
13 9 (0.83%) W3C
14 8 (0.74%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
16 6 (0.55%) iPhone
16 6 (0.55%) Replication
16 6 (0.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 97 (8.96%) Linux
2 57 (5.27%) Apple iOS
3 56 (5.18%) Windows
4 50 (4.62%) Android
5 33 (3.05%) UNIX
6 6 (0.55%) Windows NT
6 6 (0.55%) Windows XP
6 6 (0.55%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.37%) Solaris
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.18%) CentOS
9 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.092%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.092%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
2 431 (39.83%) MVC
3 254 (23.48%) TDD
4 187 (17.28%) Software Engineering
5 183 (16.91%) Scrum
6 170 (15.71%) OO
7 116 (10.72%) Web Development
8 82 (7.58%) Unit Testing
9 79 (7.30%) Mentoring
10 78 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
11 70 (6.47%) E-Commerce
12 44 (4.07%) OOP
13 43 (3.97%) Dependency Injection
14 38 (3.51%) Automated Testing
15 37 (3.42%) UX Design
16 34 (3.14%) Android Development
17 33 (3.05%) iOS Development
17 33 (3.05%) Configuration Management
18 31 (2.87%) AOP
19 30 (2.77%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 486 (44.92%) C#
2 302 (27.91%) Java
3 252 (23.29%) SQL
4 143 (13.22%) Python
5 135 (12.48%) PHP
6 96 (8.87%) T-SQL
7 75 (6.93%) Ruby
8 48 (4.44%) C++
9 42 (3.88%) VB.NET
10 32 (2.96%) VB
11 31 (2.87%) VBA
12 28 (2.59%) C
13 23 (2.13%) Perl
14 17 (1.57%) VB6
15 15 (1.39%) VBScript
16 14 (1.29%) PHP5
17 13 (1.20%) CoffeeScript
18 12 (1.11%) ActionScript
19 11 (1.02%) PL/SQL
20 10 (0.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 235 (21.72%) Degree
2 31 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.55%) ISEB
4 5 (0.46%) HND
4 5 (0.46%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.092%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.092%) PhD
6 1 (0.092%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.53%) QA
2 5 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.37%) SLA
4 2 (0.18%) WCAG
5 1 (0.092%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.28%) Docker
2 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.092%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (3.14%) Puppet
2 32 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (1.57%) Graphite
3 17 (1.57%) Munin
3 17 (1.57%) Nagios
4 4 (0.37%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.28%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.18%) SCCM
6 2 (0.18%) SCOM
6 2 (0.18%) OpenView
7 1 (0.092%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.092%) Ansible
Vendors
1 178 (16.45%) Microsoft
2 148 (13.68%) Oracle
3 35 (3.23%) Sybase
4 16 (1.48%) Lotus
5 13 (1.20%) Cognos
5 13 (1.20%) Adobe
5 13 (1.20%) Zend
6 9 (0.83%) TIBCO
7 8 (0.74%) Google
7 8 (0.74%) Talend
8 7 (0.65%) Informatica
9 6 (0.55%) Appcelerator
10 5 (0.46%) Xamarin
10 5 (0.46%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.46%) Hyland
10 5 (0.46%) HP
10 5 (0.46%) IBM
10 5 (0.46%) Twitter
11 4 (0.37%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.37%) EPiServer
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
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