Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 381 425 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.17% 16.21% 15.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.63% 26.17% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 241 320 265
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +1.27%

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 1,286 1,624 1,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 51.21% 61.94% 45.40%
Number of salaries quoted 812 987 724
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £28,825
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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.

1 193 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (49.08%) HTML
3 174 (45.67%) CSS
4 173 (45.41%) Java
5 154 (40.42%) C#
6 143 (37.53%) AngularJS
7 127 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 123 (32.28%) .NET
9 121 (31.76%) SQL
10 94 (24.67%) React
11 91 (23.88%) MVC
12 85 (22.31%) SQL Server
13 81 (21.26%) Scrum
14 75 (19.69%) OO
14 75 (19.69%) Python
15 70 (18.37%) Git (software)
16 63 (16.54%) HTML5
16 63 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
17 62 (16.27%) Node.js
18 58 (15.22%) ASP.NET
19 56 (14.70%) Web Development
20 54 (14.17%) jQuery
21 51 (13.39%) RESTful
22 50 (13.12%) Finance
23 48 (12.60%) Degree
24 47 (12.34%) Spring
25 46 (12.07%) CSS3
26 45 (11.81%) TDD
27 42 (11.02%) Test Automation
27 42 (11.02%) Front End Development

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 (6.04%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (2.89%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.36%) Apache
3 9 (2.36%) IIS
3 9 (2.36%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.10%) Confluence
5 7 (1.84%) CMS
5 7 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.84%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.31%) JBoss
6 5 (1.31%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.79%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.26%) concrete5
9 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.26%) Moodle
9 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.26%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.26%) InVision
3 1 (0.26%) Maya
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.72%) GitHub
3 18 (4.72%) SaaS
4 12 (3.15%) npm
5 6 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.57%) Slack
6 5 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.31%) OpenShift
6 5 (1.31%) Yarn
7 3 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.52%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.52%) Datadog
8 2 (0.52%) Serverless
8 2 (0.52%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.62%) SMS
2 4 (1.05%) Internet
3 3 (0.79%) HTTP
4 2 (0.52%) DNS
4 2 (0.52%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (0.52%) SAN
5 1 (0.26%) DHCP
5 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.26%) SSL
5 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (22.31%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.76%) MySQL
3 30 (7.87%) NoSQL
4 22 (5.77%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (4.20%) MongoDB
7 13 (3.41%) Big Data
8 9 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.57%) SQLite
11 5 (1.31%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.05%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.05%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.05%) Redis
13 3 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.79%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.52%) SSDT
15 1 (0.26%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 70 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 30 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 24 (6.30%) JUnit
4 21 (5.51%) Selenium
5 19 (4.99%) TeamCity
6 18 (4.72%) JIRA
7 16 (4.20%) Cucumber
7 16 (4.20%) Jasmine
8 14 (3.67%) Visual Studio
9 12 (3.15%) Hudson
9 12 (3.15%) webpack
10 11 (2.89%) gulp
11 9 (2.36%) Bitbucket
11 9 (2.36%) Grunt
11 9 (2.36%) NUnit
11 9 (2.36%) Protractor
11 9 (2.36%) SpecFlow
11 9 (2.36%) TestNG
12 8 (2.10%) Maven
12 8 (2.10%) SoapUI
General
1 50 (13.12%) Finance
2 17 (4.46%) Marketing
3 12 (3.15%) Retail
4 6 (1.57%) Advertising
4 6 (1.57%) Banking
5 5 (1.31%) Electronics
5 5 (1.31%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.05%) Billing
7 3 (0.79%) Games
8 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.26%) Legal
8 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 224 (58.79%) Developer
2 89 (23.36%) Software Engineer
3 53 (13.91%) Senior Developer
4 51 (13.39%) .NET Developer
5 50 (13.12%) Software Developer
6 44 (11.55%) Java Developer
7 35 (9.19%) Java Engineer
8 34 (8.92%) C# Developer
9 33 (8.66%) Senior Software Engineer
10 30 (7.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 29 (7.61%) Full Stack Developer
11 29 (7.61%) Web Developer
12 26 (6.82%) Java Software Engineer
13 25 (6.56%) .NET Software Developer
13 25 (6.56%) JavaScript Engineer
14 21 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
15 20 (5.25%) JavaScript Developer
16 18 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
17 17 (4.46%) .NET Software Engineer
18 16 (4.20%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (49.08%) HTML
2 174 (45.67%) CSS
3 143 (37.53%) AngularJS
4 123 (32.28%) .NET
5 94 (24.67%) React
6 63 (16.54%) HTML5
7 62 (16.27%) Node.js
8 58 (15.22%) ASP.NET
9 54 (14.17%) jQuery
10 51 (13.39%) RESTful
11 47 (12.34%) Spring
12 46 (12.07%) CSS3
13 33 (8.66%) REST
14 32 (8.40%) Web Services
15 29 (7.61%) Sass
16 28 (7.35%) XML
17 27 (7.09%) JSON
18 26 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
18 26 (6.82%) Hibernate
19 25 (6.56%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.40%) Fintech
2 31 (8.14%) User Experience
3 30 (7.87%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.99%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (4.46%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.10%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.05%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.52%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.52%) FMCG
10 2 (0.52%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.52%) Xbox
11 1 (0.26%) Blog
11 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.26%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.26%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.26%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.99%) Windows
2 18 (4.72%) Linux
3 12 (3.15%) Android
3 12 (3.15%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.79%) CentOS
5 3 (0.79%) Debian
5 3 (0.79%) Unix
6 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.52%) VMS
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 91 (23.88%) MVC
4 81 (21.26%) Scrum
5 75 (19.69%) OO
6 63 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (14.70%) Web Development
8 45 (11.81%) TDD
9 42 (11.02%) Front End Development
9 42 (11.02%) Test Automation
10 34 (8.92%) Mentoring
11 33 (8.66%) Unit Testing
12 32 (8.40%) SDLC
13 27 (7.09%) BDD
14 25 (6.56%) DevOps
15 24 (6.30%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (6.04%) Open Source
17 20 (5.25%) Analytics
17 20 (5.25%) Microservices
18 17 (4.46%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 173 (45.41%) Java
2 154 (40.42%) C#
3 121 (31.76%) SQL
4 75 (19.69%) Python
5 36 (9.45%) PHP
6 22 (5.77%) Ruby
7 16 (4.20%) ES6
8 12 (3.15%) Java 8
8 12 (3.15%) PowerShell
9 11 (2.89%) C++
9 11 (2.89%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.62%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.36%) Kotlin
12 8 (2.10%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.57%) ES7
13 6 (1.57%) Java 9
13 6 (1.57%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.31%) F#
15 4 (1.05%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.79%) Go
Qualifications
1 48 (12.60%) Degree
2 18 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.79%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.52%) ISEB
4 2 (0.52%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.26%) PhD
5 1 (0.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.10%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) GCP
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (5.25%) Docker
2 12 (3.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.79%) HDFS
4 2 (0.52%) Firmware
4 2 (0.52%) NFS
4 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.52%) vSphere
5 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (4.20%) Puppet
2 12 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.62%) Ansible
4 8 (2.10%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.05%) Salt
5 4 (1.05%) Terraform
6 3 (0.79%) Oozie
6 3 (0.79%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.52%) Grafana
7 2 (0.52%) Mesos
7 2 (0.52%) PowerCLI
7 2 (0.52%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.52%) Sysdig
7 2 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.52%) vMotion
8 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (7.61%) Oracle
2 22 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.36%) Red Hat
4 8 (2.10%) Adobe
5 7 (1.84%) Atlassian
5 7 (1.84%) Google
6 5 (1.31%) SAP
6 5 (1.31%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.79%) IBM
7 3 (0.79%) Splunk
8 2 (0.52%) Dell
8 2 (0.52%) HP
8 2 (0.52%) VMware
9 1 (0.26%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.26%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.26%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.26%) Tableau
9 1 (0.26%) Teradata
9 1 (0.26%) Twitter