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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 6 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 546 565 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.64% 16.28% 9.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.39% 29.89% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 382 395 196
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 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,275 £50,000
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
1635 1890 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.83% 54.45% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1259 1004
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 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 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 3 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 +4 260 £40,000 - 47
Edinburgh 0 236 £42,500 +15.19% 30
Dundee +6 17 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Aberdeen +5 13 £37,500 -
West Lothian 0 12 £35,000 -
Stirling -15 2 - -
East Ayrshire - 2 £23,750 -
Fife -3 1 £28,500 +29.54%
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 720 (65.45%) HTML
2 643 (58.45%) CSS
3 529 (48.09%) .NET
4 513 (46.64%) Agile Software Development
5 491 (44.64%) C#
6 465 (42.27%) jQuery
7 449 (40.82%) MVC
8 436 (39.64%) ASP.NET
9 404 (36.73%) SQL Server
10 313 (28.45%) Java
11 286 (26.00%) SQL
12 271 (24.64%) HTML5
13 260 (23.64%) TDD
14 250 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
15 238 (21.64%) Degree
16 225 (20.45%) .NET Framework
17 202 (18.36%) Software Engineering
18 195 (17.73%) Web Services
19 189 (17.18%) OO
20 179 (16.27%) Microsoft
21 176 (16.00%) Scrum
22 169 (15.36%) Finance
23 166 (15.09%) NHibernate
24 157 (14.27%) Relational Database
25 152 (13.82%) Oracle
26 148 (13.45%) CSS3
27 142 (12.91%) Python
28 139 (12.64%) Ajax
29 138 (12.55%) PHP
30 131 (11.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (7.36%) CMS
2 68 (6.18%) SharePoint
3 49 (4.45%) JBoss
4 47 (4.27%) Drupal
4 47 (4.27%) Umbraco
5 45 (4.09%) Tomcat
6 44 (4.00%) IIS
7 43 (3.91%) Node.js
8 40 (3.64%) WordPress
9 30 (2.73%) Apache
10 21 (1.91%) WebLogic
11 14 (1.27%) WebSphere
12 13 (1.18%) IBM Notes
12 13 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (0.73%) Joomla!
15 7 (0.64%) ExpressionEngine
16 6 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
17 5 (0.45%) NServiceBus
17 5 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 105 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.36%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.91%) GIMP
4 8 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.64%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.27%) InDesign
8 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.091%) MS Project
9 1 (0.091%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 15 (1.36%) Magento
2 8 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.55%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.45%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.091%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.091%) Endur
6 1 (0.091%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 92 (8.36%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (5.64%) Amazon EC2
2 62 (5.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.09%) SaaS
4 9 (0.82%) GitHub
5 7 (0.64%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.091%) Heroku
7 1 (0.091%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.64%) HTTP
2 12 (1.09%) DMZ
2 12 (1.09%) Firewall
3 10 (0.91%) Intranet
4 9 (0.82%) Internet
5 8 (0.73%) DNS
6 7 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.36%) Network Security
8 3 (0.27%) VPN
8 3 (0.27%) SMS
8 3 (0.27%) IPsec
8 3 (0.27%) SSH
8 3 (0.27%) DHCP
8 3 (0.27%) SSL
9 2 (0.18%) CTI
9 2 (0.18%) SMTP
9 2 (0.18%) SNMP
10 1 (0.091%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.091%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 404 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 157 (14.27%) Relational Database
3 88 (8.00%) MySQL
4 59 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 55 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 50 (4.55%) Oracle Database
8 45 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 42 (3.82%) MongoDB
10 41 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
11 38 (3.45%) NoSQL
12 31 (2.82%) Hadoop
13 21 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (1.73%) Big Data
15 18 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
16 16 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (1.18%) MS Access
18 11 (1.00%) Pentaho
18 11 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
19 10 (0.91%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 86 (7.82%) Git (software)
2 81 (7.36%) Visual Studio
3 39 (3.55%) Subversion
4 38 (3.45%) Selenium
5 36 (3.27%) Jasmine
6 35 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 33 (3.00%) JUnit
8 29 (2.64%) Maven
8 29 (2.64%) Jenkins
9 28 (2.55%) Cucumber
10 25 (2.27%) JIRA
11 21 (1.91%) Mercurial
12 19 (1.73%) Eclipse
13 17 (1.55%) RSpec
14 14 (1.27%) PhantomJS
15 13 (1.18%) Grunt
15 13 (1.18%) Mockito
16 11 (1.00%) TeamCity
16 11 (1.00%) NUnit
17 10 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
General
1 169 (15.36%) Finance
2 84 (7.64%) Banking
3 60 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 56 (5.09%) Marketing
5 36 (3.27%) Games
6 22 (2.00%) Retail
7 12 (1.09%) Law
8 10 (0.91%) Multimedia
9 9 (0.82%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.55%) Back Office
11 5 (0.45%) Advertising
11 5 (0.45%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.27%) Automotive
13 3 (0.27%) Publishing
13 3 (0.27%) Legal
13 3 (0.27%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.091%) Front Office
15 1 (0.091%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 777 (70.64%) Developer
2 169 (15.36%) .NET Developer
3 128 (11.64%) Senior Developer
4 126 (11.45%) Web Developer
5 120 (10.91%) Software Developer
6 94 (8.55%) Software Engineer
7 82 (7.45%) C# Developer
8 77 (7.00%) Java Developer
9 72 (6.55%) Front-End Developer
10 56 (5.09%) ASP.NET Developer
11 55 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
12 52 (4.73%) PHP Developer
13 45 (4.09%) Analyst
14 39 (3.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 38 (3.45%) Lead Developer
16 36 (3.27%) Programmer
17 31 (2.82%) Senior Software Engineer
18 29 (2.64%) Architect
18 29 (2.64%) Front-End Web Developer
19 25 (2.27%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 720 (65.45%) HTML
2 643 (58.45%) CSS
3 529 (48.09%) .NET
4 465 (42.27%) jQuery
5 436 (39.64%) ASP.NET
6 271 (24.64%) HTML5
7 250 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 225 (20.45%) .NET Framework
9 195 (17.73%) Web Services
10 166 (15.09%) NHibernate
11 148 (13.45%) CSS3
12 139 (12.64%) Ajax
13 131 (11.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 129 (11.73%) XML
15 123 (11.18%) AngularJS
16 109 (9.91%) WCF
17 101 (9.18%) Hibernate
18 100 (9.09%) Spring
19 64 (5.82%) Backbone.js
20 60 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 84 (7.64%) User Experience
2 83 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 65 (5.91%) Mobile App
4 62 (5.64%) Open Source
5 53 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (3.36%) Cryptography
8 30 (2.73%) Social Media
9 21 (1.91%) Mathematics
10 19 (1.73%) Physics
11 17 (1.55%) Xbox
12 16 (1.45%) N-Tier
13 13 (1.18%) iPad
14 12 (1.09%) Data Integration
15 11 (1.00%) W3C
16 9 (0.82%) iPhone
17 8 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
17 8 (0.73%) Management Information System
17 8 (0.73%) Digital Media
18 6 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 102 (9.27%) Linux
2 64 (5.82%) Windows
3 59 (5.36%) Apple iOS
4 49 (4.45%) Android
5 39 (3.55%) UNIX
6 10 (0.91%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.55%) Windows NT
7 6 (0.55%) Windows XP
7 6 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.45%) CentOS
8 5 (0.45%) Solaris
9 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.091%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.091%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.091%) AIX
11 1 (0.091%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (46.64%) Agile Software Development
2 449 (40.82%) MVC
3 260 (23.64%) TDD
4 202 (18.36%) Software Engineering
5 189 (17.18%) OO
6 176 (16.00%) Scrum
7 116 (10.55%) Web Development
8 89 (8.09%) Unit Testing
9 85 (7.73%) Mentoring
10 81 (7.36%) E-Commerce
11 79 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
12 53 (4.82%) OOP
13 41 (3.73%) Dependency Injection
14 37 (3.36%) iOS Development
15 35 (3.18%) Android Development
15 35 (3.18%) Configuration Management
15 35 (3.18%) OOD
15 35 (3.18%) Automated Testing
16 31 (2.82%) Analytics
17 29 (2.64%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 491 (44.64%) C#
2 313 (28.45%) Java
3 286 (26.00%) SQL
4 142 (12.91%) Python
5 138 (12.55%) PHP
6 109 (9.91%) T-SQL
7 83 (7.55%) Ruby
8 49 (4.45%) C++
9 41 (3.73%) VB.NET
10 30 (2.73%) VB
11 28 (2.55%) C
12 27 (2.45%) Perl
12 27 (2.45%) VBA
13 17 (1.55%) CoffeeScript
14 14 (1.27%) VB6
14 14 (1.27%) VBScript
14 14 (1.27%) ActionScript
15 13 (1.18%) PHP5
16 12 (1.09%) XPath
17 10 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 238 (21.64%) Degree
2 25 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.27%) VCP4
4 8 (0.73%) ISEB
5 7 (0.64%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.45%) HND
7 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.18%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.091%) PhD
8 1 (0.091%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.36%) QA
2 6 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.27%) WCAG
4 2 (0.18%) SLA
5 1 (0.091%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.27%) Docker
2 3 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (2.82%) Puppet
2 29 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.36%) Graphite
3 15 (1.36%) Munin
3 15 (1.36%) Nagios
4 4 (0.36%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.27%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.18%) SCCM
6 2 (0.18%) SCOM
6 2 (0.18%) OpenView
7 1 (0.091%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.091%) Ansible
Vendors
1 179 (16.27%) Microsoft
2 152 (13.82%) Oracle
3 47 (4.27%) Sybase
4 13 (1.18%) Cognos
4 13 (1.18%) Lotus
5 12 (1.09%) Google
6 11 (1.00%) Adobe
7 10 (0.91%) Zend
7 10 (0.91%) Talend
7 10 (0.91%) Xamarin
8 7 (0.64%) Twitter
8 7 (0.64%) Appcelerator
8 7 (0.64%) IBM
9 6 (0.55%) HP
10 5 (0.45%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.45%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.45%) Hyland
10 5 (0.45%) Alterian
10 5 (0.45%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.36%) EPiServer
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + multiple
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + multiple benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ECM Selection
Salary: £40k to £exceptional DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
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Net Talent
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + great benefits
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Hamilton, Lanarkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Damia Group.
Salary: From £26,000 to £40,000 per annum plus pension, profit plan, share sch
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Scotland
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