Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 6 10
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 416 378 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.69% 16.53% 13.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.36% 31.79% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 319 270 309
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1578 1189 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 59.50% 51.99% 42.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 827 857
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,600
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 283 (68.03%) HTML
2 228 (54.81%) CSS
3 193 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (38.94%) C#
5 161 (38.70%) Java
6 146 (35.10%) .NET
7 110 (26.44%) AngularJS
8 107 (25.72%) HTML5
9 101 (24.28%) MVC
10 100 (24.04%) Software Engineering
11 99 (23.80%) SQL
12 95 (22.84%) SQL Server
13 86 (20.67%) ASP.NET
14 75 (18.03%) TDD
15 73 (17.55%) CSS3
16 72 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
17 64 (15.38%) Degree
18 62 (14.90%) Finance
19 61 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
20 60 (14.42%) Node.js
21 58 (13.94%) SDLC
22 57 (13.70%) jQuery
22 57 (13.70%) Scrum
23 56 (13.46%) Python
24 55 (13.22%) Git (software)
25 54 (12.98%) Web Development
26 47 (11.30%) PHP
27 44 (10.58%) React
28 43 (10.34%) Microsoft
29 42 (10.10%) Hibernate

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 20 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.33%) CMS
3 17 (4.09%) Umbraco
4 9 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.44%) JBoss
7 4 (0.96%) Confluence
7 4 (0.96%) Drupal
7 4 (0.96%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.72%) Apache
8 3 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.72%) IIS
8 3 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.48%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.48%) FileNet
9 2 (0.48%) Moodle
9 2 (0.48%) WordPress
10 1 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (2.64%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.72%) InDesign
4 3 (0.72%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (6.01%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.37%) SaaS
4 12 (2.88%) GitHub
5 9 (2.16%) Office 365
6 6 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.44%) IaaS
7 5 (1.20%) npm
8 4 (0.96%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.48%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 2 (0.48%) Slack
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.24%) PaaS
11 1 (0.24%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.92%) SMS
2 5 (1.20%) Intranet
3 3 (0.72%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.72%) SSL
4 2 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (22.84%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.17%) Relational Database
3 24 (5.77%) MySQL
4 21 (5.05%) MongoDB
5 17 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (3.85%) Big Data
7 15 (3.61%) NoSQL
8 14 (3.37%) RDBMS
9 12 (2.88%) Blockchain
10 6 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (1.20%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
13 2 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.48%) ArangoDB
13 2 (0.48%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.48%) GIS
13 2 (0.48%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.48%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 55 (13.22%) Git (software)
2 37 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 23 (5.53%) Subversion
4 21 (5.05%) Maven
5 19 (4.57%) Selenium
6 16 (3.85%) JUnit
7 14 (3.37%) Jasmine
7 14 (3.37%) Protractor
8 13 (3.13%) JIRA
8 13 (3.13%) TestNG
9 10 (2.40%) Ant
9 10 (2.40%) TeamCity
10 8 (1.92%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.92%) NUnit
11 6 (1.44%) Dreamweaver
11 6 (1.44%) Grunt
11 6 (1.44%) gulp
11 6 (1.44%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (14.90%) Finance
2 31 (7.45%) Banking
3 23 (5.53%) Retail
4 15 (3.61%) Advertising
5 6 (1.44%) Local Government
5 6 (1.44%) Marketing
6 5 (1.20%) Retail Banking
7 4 (0.96%) Games
8 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 254 (61.06%) Developer
2 53 (12.74%) Software Engineer
3 50 (12.02%) .NET Developer
4 46 (11.06%) C# Developer
5 44 (10.58%) Java Developer
6 43 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 38 (9.13%) Software Developer
8 32 (7.69%) Web Developer
9 22 (5.29%) JavaScript Developer
10 21 (5.05%) Applications Developer
10 21 (5.05%) PHP Developer
10 21 (5.05%) Senior Software Engineer
11 17 (4.09%) Java Engineer
12 16 (3.85%) JavaScript Engineer
12 16 (3.85%) Junior
13 15 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (3.61%) Java Software Engineer
13 15 (3.61%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (3.61%) SharePoint Developer
14 13 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (68.03%) HTML
2 228 (54.81%) CSS
3 146 (35.10%) .NET
4 110 (26.44%) AngularJS
5 107 (25.72%) HTML5
6 86 (20.67%) ASP.NET
7 73 (17.55%) CSS3
8 61 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 60 (14.42%) Node.js
10 57 (13.70%) jQuery
11 44 (10.58%) React
12 42 (10.10%) Hibernate
13 39 (9.38%) Spring
14 34 (8.17%) Web Services
15 30 (7.21%) RESTful
16 22 (5.29%) .NET Framework
17 21 (5.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 19 (4.57%) Ajax
18 19 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web API
18 19 (4.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
1 22 (5.29%) User Experience
2 20 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.81%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.16%) e-Learning
4 9 (2.16%) Fintech
5 7 (1.68%) Social Media
6 6 (1.44%) Algorithms
7 4 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.72%) Digital Signage
8 3 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.72%) PMI
9 2 (0.48%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.48%) VLE
10 1 (0.24%) Smart City
10 1 (0.24%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.81%) Android
2 19 (4.57%) Linux
3 16 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 15 (3.61%) Windows
5 8 (1.92%) Unix
6 5 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.72%) CentOS
7 3 (0.72%) Debian
7 3 (0.72%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (24.28%) MVC
3 100 (24.04%) Software Engineering
4 75 (18.03%) TDD
5 72 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (13.94%) SDLC
7 57 (13.70%) Scrum
8 54 (12.98%) Web Development
9 36 (8.65%) Open Source
10 32 (7.69%) Analytics
11 31 (7.45%) Mentoring
11 31 (7.45%) OO
12 30 (7.21%) Test Automation
13 24 (5.77%) BDD
14 22 (5.29%) Coaching
15 21 (5.05%) DevOps
15 21 (5.05%) Front End Development
16 15 (3.61%) Data Analytics
16 15 (3.61%) Responsive Web Design
17 14 (3.37%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 162 (38.94%) C#
2 161 (38.70%) Java
3 99 (23.80%) SQL
4 56 (13.46%) Python
5 47 (11.30%) PHP
6 29 (6.97%) Ruby
7 13 (3.13%) Scala
8 9 (2.16%) C++
8 9 (2.16%) TypeScript
9 8 (1.92%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.68%) Perl
10 7 (1.68%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.44%) ActionScript
11 6 (1.44%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.20%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.96%) Apex Code
13 4 (0.96%) ES6
13 4 (0.96%) R
13 4 (0.96%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 64 (15.38%) Degree
2 12 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.72%) PMI Certification
3 3 (0.72%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.48%) PhD
5 1 (0.24%) ISEB
5 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.24%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.68%) QA
2 5 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.16%) Docker
2 3 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.20%) Puppet
3 4 (0.96%) Grafana
4 3 (0.72%) Ansible
4 3 (0.72%) Rancher
5 2 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.48%) Nagios
6 1 (0.24%) Kibana
6 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.24%) logstash
Vendors
1 43 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.61%) Oracle
3 12 (2.88%) Xamarin
4 8 (1.92%) Adobe
5 6 (1.44%) Google
5 6 (1.44%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.44%) ServiceNow
6 4 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.96%) Tableau
7 3 (0.72%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.48%) Vertica
9 1 (0.24%) Capita
9 1 (0.24%) ESRI
9 1 (0.24%) Omniture
9 1 (0.24%) Progress
9 1 (0.24%) VMware