Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 6 months to 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 382 456 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.52% 18.97% 16.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.08% 35.65% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 203 275 322
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,150 £30,950 £28,275
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,625
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +15.00% -

JavaScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,089 1,279 1,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 58.49% 53.20% 56.75%
Number of salaries quoted 621 811 992
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -3.95%
10th Percentile £27,750 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for JavaScript in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 188 (49.21%) HTML
2 176 (46.07%) CSS
3 172 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (39.27%) React
5 136 (35.60%) C#
6 134 (35.08%) Java
7 130 (34.03%) AngularJS
8 126 (32.98%) .NET
9 120 (31.41%) Software Engineering
10 115 (30.10%) Node.js
11 95 (24.87%) SQL
12 88 (23.04%) AWS
13 82 (21.47%) Azure
14 77 (20.16%) Python
15 74 (19.37%) DevOps
16 67 (17.54%) HTML5
17 62 (16.23%) Finance
18 56 (14.66%) Web Development
18 56 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
19 53 (13.87%) Microservices
20 52 (13.61%) SQL Server
21 51 (13.35%) Scrum
22 50 (13.09%) MVC
22 50 (13.09%) Test Automation
23 48 (12.57%) Kubernetes
24 47 (12.30%) TypeScript
25 46 (12.04%) Docker
25 46 (12.04%) ASP.NET
25 46 (12.04%) Linux
26 43 (11.26%) Web Services

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (5.76%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.93%) CMS
4 13 (3.40%) EPiServer
5 9 (2.36%) Apache
6 5 (1.31%) nginx
7 4 (1.05%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.05%) WordPress
8 3 (0.79%) Drupal
8 3 (0.79%) JBoss
9 2 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.52%) WildFly
10 1 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.26%) concrete5
10 1 (0.26%) MODX
10 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.26%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.26%) Edge Animate
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.57%) Distributed Ledger
3 5 (1.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 88 (23.04%) AWS
2 82 (21.47%) Azure
3 41 (10.73%) GCP
4 23 (6.02%) Serverless
5 21 (5.50%) SaaS
6 18 (4.71%) PaaS
7 15 (3.93%) Amazon S3
7 15 (3.93%) AWS Lambda
8 13 (3.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 13 (3.40%) Amazon ECS
8 13 (3.40%) Amazon Kinesis
9 11 (2.88%) G Suite
10 9 (2.36%) npm
11 6 (1.57%) Power Platform
12 5 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
12 5 (1.31%) GitHub
13 4 (1.05%) IaaS
14 2 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.05%) Firewall
2 3 (0.79%) HTTP
2 3 (0.79%) Internet
2 3 (0.79%) Wireless
2 3 (0.79%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.52%) FTP
4 1 (0.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.64%) MySQL
3 25 (6.54%) Relational Database
4 22 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (3.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 14 (3.66%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.40%) Amazon Athena
8 11 (2.88%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.83%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.57%) Big Data
10 6 (1.57%) Power BI
10 6 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.05%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.79%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.79%) Redis
13 2 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.52%) Blockchain
13 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
13 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (9.42%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.81%) Jenkins
3 17 (4.45%) Selenium
4 14 (3.66%) JUnit
4 14 (3.66%) Visual Studio
5 13 (3.40%) JMeter
5 13 (3.40%) PhantomJS
6 10 (2.62%) Mocha
6 10 (2.62%) webpack
7 9 (2.36%) Subversion
8 7 (1.83%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.57%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.57%) Grunt
9 6 (1.57%) JIRA
10 5 (1.31%) gulp
10 5 (1.31%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.05%) Bower
11 4 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (1.05%) RubyMine
General
1 62 (16.23%) Finance
2 28 (7.33%) Public Sector
3 24 (6.28%) Banking
4 12 (3.14%) Law
5 9 (2.36%) Games
5 9 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.36%) Marketing
6 7 (1.83%) Legal
6 7 (1.83%) Retail
7 5 (1.31%) Automotive
7 5 (1.31%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.79%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.52%) Electronics
9 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 178 (46.60%) Developer
2 104 (27.23%) Software Engineer
3 44 (11.52%) Senior Software Engineer
4 36 (9.42%) Full Stack Developer
5 35 (9.16%) Software Developer
6 32 (8.38%) Senior Developer
7 30 (7.85%) .NET Developer
7 30 (7.85%) JavaScript Developer
8 26 (6.81%) .NET Software Engineer
9 22 (5.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 21 (5.50%) Java Engineer
10 21 (5.50%) Java Software Engineer
11 20 (5.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 20 (5.24%) Java Developer
11 20 (5.24%) Security Engineer
12 19 (4.97%) C# Software Engineer
12 19 (4.97%) Junior
13 17 (4.45%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 17 (4.45%) Test Engineer
13 17 (4.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (49.21%) HTML
2 176 (46.07%) CSS
3 150 (39.27%) React
4 130 (34.03%) AngularJS
5 126 (32.98%) .NET
6 115 (30.10%) Node.js
7 67 (17.54%) HTML5
8 46 (12.04%) ASP.NET
9 43 (11.26%) Web Services
10 41 (10.73%) REST
11 39 (10.21%) RESTful
12 38 (9.95%) jQuery
13 35 (9.16%) CSS3
14 31 (8.12%) XML
15 29 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (7.59%) JSON
16 27 (7.07%) .NET Core
17 24 (6.28%) Hibernate
17 24 (6.28%) Sass
18 23 (6.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.47%) User Experience
2 17 (4.45%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.83%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.05%) Animation
7 4 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.52%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.52%) CMDB
8 2 (0.52%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.52%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.52%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.52%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.52%) Marketing Technology
8 2 (0.52%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.26%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.26%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.04%) Linux
2 21 (5.50%) Unix
3 13 (3.40%) Windows
4 8 (2.09%) Android
5 7 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.26%) CentOS
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (31.41%) Software Engineering
3 74 (19.37%) DevOps
4 56 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
4 56 (14.66%) Web Development
5 53 (13.87%) Microservices
6 51 (13.35%) Scrum
7 50 (13.09%) MVC
7 50 (13.09%) Test Automation
8 38 (9.95%) SDLC
9 36 (9.42%) TDD
10 32 (8.38%) Analytics
11 28 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (6.81%) OO
12 26 (6.81%) Use Case
13 25 (6.54%) Front End Development
13 25 (6.54%) Mentoring
14 20 (5.24%) Cybersecurity
14 20 (5.24%) Fintech
14 20 (5.24%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 136 (35.60%) C#
2 134 (35.08%) Java
3 95 (24.87%) SQL
4 77 (20.16%) Python
5 47 (12.30%) TypeScript
6 28 (7.33%) C++
7 24 (6.28%) ES6
7 24 (6.28%) PHP
8 18 (4.71%) Go
9 16 (4.19%) Ruby
9 16 (4.19%) Scala
10 14 (3.66%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.40%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.09%) C
13 7 (1.83%) Java 8
14 6 (1.57%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.57%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.31%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.05%) Groovy
16 4 (1.05%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 33 (8.64%) Degree
2 15 (3.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.52%) PhD
3 2 (0.52%) PMP
3 2 (0.52%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.26%) CCNA
4 1 (0.26%) CCNP
4 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.40%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 46 (12.04%) Docker
2 3 (0.79%) Firmware
3 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 48 (12.57%) Kubernetes
2 18 (4.71%) Terraform
3 17 (4.45%) Ansible
3 17 (4.45%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (4.19%) Kibana
5 13 (3.40%) logstash
5 13 (3.40%) Puppet
6 5 (1.31%) Rancher
Vendors
1 39 (10.21%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.69%) Google
3 27 (7.07%) Splunk
4 16 (4.19%) ServiceNow
5 13 (3.40%) CyberArk
5 13 (3.40%) Symantec
6 11 (2.88%) Oracle
7 8 (2.09%) Adobe
8 7 (1.83%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.57%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.52%) Canon
10 2 (0.52%) Perforce
11 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.26%) Facebook
11 1 (0.26%) IBM
11 1 (0.26%) SAP
11 1 (0.26%) UiPath
11 1 (0.26%) YouTube