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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 462 604 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.62% 16.59% 11.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.06% 30.17% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 314 403 253
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1590 2002 1791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.33% 54.98% 55.55%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1325 1175
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,120 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 August 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 August 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
Edinburgh 0 219 £37,500 -6.25% 35
Glasgow -3 167 £42,000 +9.09% 36
Dundee +10 27 £42,500 +17.24% 6
Stirling +10 18 £32,500 -27.77%
Fife +6 8 £35,000 -15.66%
West Lothian +4 8 £47,500 - 5
Midlothian 0 5 - -
Aberdeen +10 3 £33,500 -4.28%
South Lanarkshire - 3 £25,000 -
South Ayrshire - 3 £34,000 -
Moray - 2 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £35,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £22,500 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 726 (75.00%) HTML
2 631 (65.19%) CSS
3 534 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
4 386 (39.88%) .NET
5 372 (38.43%) C#
6 354 (36.57%) jQuery
7 348 (35.95%) MVC
8 310 (32.02%) SQL Server
9 294 (30.37%) ASP.NET
10 292 (30.17%) Java
11 253 (26.14%) SQL
12 250 (25.83%) HTML5
13 247 (25.52%) TDD
14 210 (21.69%) AngularJS
15 183 (18.90%) Scrum
16 179 (18.49%) Relational Database
16 179 (18.49%) ASP.NET MVC
17 168 (17.36%) Microsoft
17 168 (17.36%) Degree
18 153 (15.81%) Finance
19 147 (15.19%) CSS3
20 135 (13.95%) .NET Framework
21 134 (13.84%) OO
22 129 (13.33%) PHP
22 129 (13.33%) Software Engineering
23 124 (12.81%) Oracle
24 122 (12.60%) Web Development
24 122 (12.60%) SDLC
25 121 (12.50%) Web Services
26 114 (11.78%) XML

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 72 (7.44%) SharePoint
2 64 (6.61%) JBoss
3 62 (6.40%) Node.js
4 60 (6.20%) CMS
5 52 (5.37%) Apache
6 34 (3.51%) Tomcat
7 30 (3.10%) WebSphere
8 28 (2.89%) IIS
9 26 (2.69%) Umbraco
10 22 (2.27%) WordPress
10 22 (2.27%) Drupal
11 20 (2.07%) WebLogic
12 13 (1.34%) IBM Notes
12 13 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 12 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (1.03%) Mule
14 10 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
15 7 (0.72%) Alfresco
15 7 (0.72%) Apache Pig
16 5 (0.52%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 100 (10.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.83%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.83%) InDesign
3 5 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.10%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 36 (3.72%) Magento
2 5 (0.52%) WebTrends
2 5 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.31%) AquaLogic BPM
4 3 (0.31%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 60 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (1.45%) SaaS
5 12 (1.24%) Office 365
6 9 (0.93%) GitHub
7 6 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
7 6 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.31%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.21%) IaaS
11 1 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.55%) CTI
2 13 (1.34%) HTTP
3 11 (1.14%) Internet
4 8 (0.83%) Intranet
5 5 (0.52%) LAN
5 5 (0.52%) WAN
6 4 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.41%) Network Security
7 3 (0.31%) DHCP
7 3 (0.31%) LDAP
8 2 (0.21%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.21%) ICMP
8 2 (0.21%) Wireless
8 2 (0.21%) SNMP
8 2 (0.21%) DLNA
9 1 (0.10%) VPN
9 1 (0.10%) DNS
9 1 (0.10%) SSL
9 1 (0.10%) IPsec
9 1 (0.10%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (32.02%) SQL Server
2 179 (18.49%) Relational Database
3 82 (8.47%) RDBMS
4 77 (7.95%) MySQL
5 44 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 43 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
7 40 (4.13%) Big Data
7 40 (4.13%) Oracle Database
8 38 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
10 25 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 24 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
12 20 (2.07%) NoSQL
13 18 (1.86%) Hadoop
14 14 (1.45%) RavenDB
15 13 (1.34%) MS Access
16 10 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 9 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 113 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 57 (5.89%) Subversion
3 54 (5.58%) Selenium
4 51 (5.27%) Maven
5 46 (4.75%) Jenkins
6 44 (4.55%) Visual Studio
7 39 (4.03%) JUnit
8 29 (3.00%) Ant
9 28 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (2.69%) TeamCity
11 22 (2.27%) Eclipse
11 22 (2.27%) GitLab
12 19 (1.96%) JIRA
13 18 (1.86%) Cucumber
14 16 (1.65%) Mockito
15 15 (1.55%) Jasmine
16 12 (1.24%) Grunt
17 10 (1.03%) IntelliJ
17 10 (1.03%) TestNG
18 9 (0.93%) EasyMock
General
1 153 (15.81%) Finance
2 95 (9.81%) Banking
3 66 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 27 (2.79%) Marketing
5 23 (2.38%) Games
6 16 (1.65%) Retail
7 13 (1.34%) Multimedia
8 11 (1.14%) Publishing
9 10 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.72%) Legal
12 5 (0.52%) Back Office
12 5 (0.52%) Advertising
13 4 (0.41%) Front Office
14 3 (0.31%) Electronics
14 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.10%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 718 (74.17%) Developer
2 150 (15.50%) .NET Developer
3 147 (15.19%) Senior Developer
4 135 (13.95%) Web Developer
5 102 (10.54%) Java Developer
6 92 (9.50%) Front-End Developer
7 66 (6.82%) C# Developer
8 65 (6.71%) Software Engineer
8 65 (6.71%) Software Developer
9 48 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 37 (3.82%) ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (3.51%) PHP Developer
12 32 (3.31%) Junior
13 29 (3.00%) Senior .NET Developer
14 27 (2.79%) Front-End Web Developer
15 26 (2.69%) Designer
16 24 (2.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 22 (2.27%) UI Developer
17 22 (2.27%) Junior Developer
18 21 (2.17%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 726 (75.00%) HTML
2 631 (65.19%) CSS
3 386 (39.88%) .NET
4 354 (36.57%) jQuery
5 294 (30.37%) ASP.NET
6 250 (25.83%) HTML5
7 210 (21.69%) AngularJS
8 179 (18.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 147 (15.19%) CSS3
10 135 (13.95%) .NET Framework
11 121 (12.50%) Web Services
12 114 (11.78%) XML
13 110 (11.36%) Spring
14 105 (10.85%) Hibernate
15 86 (8.88%) Entity Framework
16 84 (8.68%) NHibernate
17 83 (8.57%) Ajax
18 70 (7.23%) RESTful
19 62 (6.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 60 (6.20%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 90 (9.30%) Computer Science
2 86 (8.88%) User Experience
3 60 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (4.34%) Mobile App
5 29 (3.00%) Mathematics
6 25 (2.58%) Physics
7 21 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.34%) Social Media
9 7 (0.72%) Data Integration
9 7 (0.72%) Graphic Design
9 7 (0.72%) Digital Media
10 6 (0.62%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.62%) Web 2.0
10 6 (0.62%) Visualisation
11 5 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (0.52%) iPad
11 5 (0.52%) W3C
11 5 (0.52%) Replication
11 5 (0.52%) Clustering
12 4 (0.41%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 104 (10.74%) Linux
2 41 (4.24%) Windows
2 41 (4.24%) Apple iOS
3 38 (3.93%) Android
4 33 (3.41%) UNIX
5 7 (0.72%) Windows XP
6 6 (0.62%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.52%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.21%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.10%) CentOS
9 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (35.95%) MVC
3 247 (25.52%) TDD
4 183 (18.90%) Scrum
5 134 (13.84%) OO
6 129 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 122 (12.60%) Web Development
7 122 (12.60%) SDLC
8 100 (10.33%) Unit Testing
9 98 (10.12%) Open Source
10 79 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
11 55 (5.68%) E-Commerce
12 54 (5.58%) Mentoring
13 43 (4.44%) Content Management
14 42 (4.34%) CRM
15 41 (4.24%) Automated Testing
16 36 (3.72%) OOD
16 36 (3.72%) UX Design
17 35 (3.62%) BDD
17 35 (3.62%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 372 (38.43%) C#
2 292 (30.17%) Java
3 253 (26.14%) SQL
4 129 (13.33%) PHP
5 107 (11.05%) Python
6 56 (5.79%) Ruby
7 52 (5.37%) T-SQL
8 41 (4.24%) C++
9 31 (3.20%) PL/SQL
10 25 (2.58%) VB.NET
11 20 (2.07%) Perl
12 17 (1.76%) C
12 17 (1.76%) VB
13 15 (1.55%) VB6
13 15 (1.55%) VBA
14 14 (1.45%) VBScript
15 11 (1.14%) PHP5
16 10 (1.03%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.93%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 168 (17.36%) Degree
2 34 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.34%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.03%) ISEB
5 9 (0.93%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.41%) HND
7 3 (0.31%) MCP
7 3 (0.31%) HNC
7 3 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.10%) QA
2 5 (0.52%) SLA
3 4 (0.41%) WAI
3 4 (0.41%) Section 508
4 1 (0.10%) HL7
4 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.52%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.52%) XenApp
2 5 (0.52%) XenDesktop
2 5 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (2.79%) Puppet
2 25 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.93%) Graphite
3 9 (0.93%) Nagios
3 9 (0.93%) Munin
4 5 (0.52%) TeamSite
5 3 (0.31%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.21%) Iperf
6 2 (0.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 168 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 124 (12.81%) Oracle
3 19 (1.96%) Adobe
4 16 (1.65%) Zend
5 13 (1.34%) Lotus
6 11 (1.14%) Sybase
7 9 (0.93%) TIBCO
8 8 (0.83%) Hyland
8 8 (0.83%) Informatica
8 8 (0.83%) Quark
9 6 (0.62%) VMware
9 6 (0.62%) NetSuite
10 5 (0.52%) Twitter
10 5 (0.52%) Talend
10 5 (0.52%) Citrix
11 4 (0.41%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.31%) PayPal
12 3 (0.31%) WorldPay
12 3 (0.31%) Telerik
12 3 (0.31%) Alterian
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: competitive + multiple benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £30 - £50 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago