Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 6 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 514 401 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.40% 15.08% 16.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.31% 30.04% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 311 269 246
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -8.05%
10th Percentile £30,250 £26,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,750 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 1,498 1,335 1,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 56.55% 50.19% 59.56%
Number of salaries quoted 987 869 845
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £29,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,000 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% +1.19%

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 16 June 2019.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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.

1 244 (47.47%) Java
2 233 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
3 215 (41.83%) HTML
4 181 (35.21%) CSS
4 181 (35.21%) Software Engineering
5 162 (31.52%) AngularJS
6 153 (29.77%) C#
7 137 (26.65%) .NET
8 135 (26.26%) SQL
9 127 (24.71%) React
10 126 (24.51%) Python
11 117 (22.76%) Test Automation
12 113 (21.98%) Finance
13 106 (20.62%) Node.js
14 97 (18.87%) Problem-Solving
15 87 (16.93%) jQuery
16 84 (16.34%) OO
17 82 (15.95%) Linux
18 81 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
19 80 (15.56%) Scrum
20 79 (15.37%) Git (software)
21 75 (14.59%) Microsoft Azure
21 75 (14.59%) DevOps
21 75 (14.59%) MVC
22 73 (14.20%) Degree
22 73 (14.20%) HTML5
23 71 (13.81%) Amazon AWS
24 67 (13.04%) Microsoft
25 66 (12.84%) RESTful
26 65 (12.65%) TypeScript

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 22 (4.28%) Tomcat
2 18 (3.50%) Confluence
3 17 (3.31%) Apache
4 15 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (2.92%) IIS
5 10 (1.95%) JBoss
6 8 (1.56%) Jetty
6 8 (1.56%) nginx
7 4 (0.78%) Documentum
7 4 (0.78%) Drupal
7 4 (0.78%) FileNet
7 4 (0.78%) OnBase
7 4 (0.78%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.78%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.78%) WordPress
8 3 (0.58%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.58%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.58%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.39%) Moodle
9 2 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.58%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.39%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.19%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.56%) Magento
3 3 (0.58%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 75 (14.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (13.81%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (8.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 25 (4.86%) SaaS
5 17 (3.31%) Azure Stack
5 17 (3.31%) IBM Cloud
6 16 (3.11%) G Suite
6 16 (3.11%) npm
7 15 (2.92%) GitHub
8 9 (1.75%) Sauce Labs
8 9 (1.75%) Serverless
9 8 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.56%) Datadog
10 7 (1.36%) Trello
11 6 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (1.17%) IaaS
12 4 (0.78%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (0.78%) BlazeMeter
13 3 (0.58%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.14%) HTTP
2 8 (1.56%) DNS
3 6 (1.17%) Internet
4 5 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.78%) DHCP
6 3 (0.58%) Firewall
6 3 (0.58%) Intranet
7 2 (0.39%) 2G
7 2 (0.39%) 3G
7 2 (0.39%) 4G
7 2 (0.39%) 5G
7 2 (0.39%) Broadband
7 2 (0.39%) Network Security
7 2 (0.39%) OpenFlow
7 2 (0.39%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 53 (10.31%) MySQL
3 39 (7.59%) Relational Database
4 38 (7.39%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (4.28%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.72%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.53%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.95%) Big Data
9 9 (1.75%) Couchbase
10 8 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (1.56%) Mixpanel
11 6 (1.17%) GIS
12 5 (0.97%) MariaDB
12 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.78%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.39%) Redis
14 2 (0.39%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 79 (15.37%) Git (software)
2 64 (12.45%) Selenium
3 60 (11.67%) Jenkins
4 46 (8.95%) JIRA
5 45 (8.75%) Cucumber
6 20 (3.89%) JUnit
7 17 (3.31%) webpack
8 16 (3.11%) Hudson
8 16 (3.11%) JMeter
8 16 (3.11%) Protractor
9 14 (2.72%) Appium
9 14 (2.72%) Subversion
10 11 (2.14%) Bitbucket Server
10 11 (2.14%) NUnit
10 11 (2.14%) SpecFlow
10 11 (2.14%) TeamCity
11 10 (1.95%) gulp
12 9 (1.75%) LoadRunner
12 9 (1.75%) WebDriver
13 7 (1.36%) Mocha
General
1 113 (21.98%) Finance
2 34 (6.61%) Banking
3 29 (5.64%) Marketing
4 26 (5.06%) Retail
5 10 (1.95%) Games
6 5 (0.97%) Electronics
6 5 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.58%) Automotive
7 3 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.58%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.39%) Legal
8 2 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 232 (45.14%) Developer
2 108 (21.01%) Software Engineer
3 62 (12.06%) Software Developer
4 44 (8.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 43 (8.37%) Java Developer
6 41 (7.98%) JavaScript Developer
7 38 (7.39%) .NET Developer
8 37 (7.20%) JavaScript Engineer
8 37 (7.20%) Senior Developer
9 35 (6.81%) Java Engineer
10 32 (6.23%) Full Stack Developer
11 28 (5.45%) Java Software Engineer
12 27 (5.25%) DevOps Engineer
13 26 (5.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 24 (4.67%) C# Developer
14 24 (4.67%) Web Developer
15 22 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
16 21 (4.09%) .NET Software Engineer
17 20 (3.89%) Analyst
17 20 (3.89%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (41.83%) HTML
2 181 (35.21%) CSS
3 162 (31.52%) AngularJS
4 137 (26.65%) .NET
5 127 (24.71%) React
6 106 (20.62%) Node.js
7 87 (16.93%) jQuery
8 73 (14.20%) HTML5
9 66 (12.84%) RESTful
10 55 (10.70%) Web Services
11 52 (10.12%) CSS3
12 51 (9.92%) ASP.NET
13 47 (9.14%) XML
14 38 (7.39%) REST
15 37 (7.20%) JSON
16 36 (7.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 33 (6.42%) Sass
18 31 (6.03%) .NET Framework
18 31 (6.03%) Spring
19 26 (5.06%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.48%) User Experience
2 39 (7.59%) Mobile App
3 23 (4.47%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (3.70%) Public Cloud
6 17 (3.31%) Hybrid Cloud
7 12 (2.33%) Robotics
8 10 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (1.95%) PMI
9 8 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.17%) Blog
10 6 (1.17%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (0.97%) Smart Home
12 4 (0.78%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.58%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 2 (0.39%) Cyberthreat
14 2 (0.39%) Life Science
14 2 (0.39%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 82 (15.95%) Linux
2 50 (9.73%) Windows
3 21 (4.09%) Unix
4 7 (1.36%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.97%) CentOS
5 5 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.58%) Debian
7 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.19%) Android
8 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.19%) SmartOS
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (35.21%) Software Engineering
3 117 (22.76%) Test Automation
4 97 (18.87%) Problem-Solving
5 84 (16.34%) OO
6 81 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
7 80 (15.56%) Scrum
8 75 (14.59%) DevOps
8 75 (14.59%) MVC
9 64 (12.45%) Fintech
10 63 (12.26%) BDD
11 59 (11.48%) Mentoring
12 57 (11.09%) TDD
13 56 (10.89%) Web Development
14 52 (10.12%) Open Source
15 42 (8.17%) SDLC
16 38 (7.39%) Computer Science
17 34 (6.61%) High Availability
17 34 (6.61%) Microservices
17 34 (6.61%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 244 (47.47%) Java
2 153 (29.77%) C#
3 135 (26.26%) SQL
4 126 (24.51%) Python
5 65 (12.65%) TypeScript
6 56 (10.89%) C++
7 40 (7.78%) PHP
8 37 (7.20%) Ruby
9 29 (5.64%) Bash Shell
10 28 (5.45%) ES6
11 21 (4.09%) Groovy
12 19 (3.70%) PL/SQL
12 19 (3.70%) PowerShell
13 15 (2.92%) Scala
14 12 (2.33%) Shell Script
15 11 (2.14%) VB.NET
16 9 (1.75%) Java 8
17 8 (1.56%) Perl
17 8 (1.56%) T-SQL
18 6 (1.17%) C
Qualifications
1 73 (14.20%) Degree
2 24 (4.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.95%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.50%) QA
2 6 (1.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) FedRAMP
3 1 (0.19%) GDPR
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (11.48%) Docker
2 22 (4.28%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.39%) Firmware
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 46 (8.95%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (7.00%) Terraform
3 31 (6.03%) Kubernetes
4 27 (5.25%) Ansible
5 15 (2.92%) Puppet
6 8 (1.56%) Consul
6 8 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.78%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.19%) Grafana
8 1 (0.19%) Graphite
Vendors
1 67 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.59%) Google
3 24 (4.67%) Oracle
4 19 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 17 (3.31%) IBM
5 17 (3.31%) ServiceNow
6 13 (2.53%) Perfecto Mobile
7 12 (2.33%) Splunk
8 9 (1.75%) Xamarin
9 8 (1.56%) Adobe
10 6 (1.17%) Canon
11 5 (0.97%) Veracode
12 4 (0.78%) CA
12 4 (0.78%) CyberArk
12 4 (0.78%) HP
12 4 (0.78%) Laserfiche
12 4 (0.78%) Symantec
13 3 (0.58%) SAP
13 3 (0.58%) WooCommerce
14 2 (0.39%) Progress