Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 396 380 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.70% 15.47% 13.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.82% 25.76% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 265 266 273
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,600 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,374 1,475 1,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 51.00% 60.06% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 880 913 718
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,323 £28,425
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,075
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 224 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (51.26%) HTML
3 175 (44.19%) Java
4 169 (42.68%) CSS
5 163 (41.16%) C#
6 137 (34.60%) .NET
7 134 (33.84%) AngularJS
8 124 (31.31%) Software Engineering
9 119 (30.05%) SQL
10 98 (24.75%) MVC
11 94 (23.74%) React
12 92 (23.23%) Scrum
13 82 (20.71%) SQL Server
14 77 (19.44%) Python
15 67 (16.92%) Degree
15 67 (16.92%) Node.js
16 65 (16.41%) ASP.NET
17 64 (16.16%) Web Development
17 64 (16.16%) HTML5
18 61 (15.40%) Git (software)
19 56 (14.14%) OO
20 53 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
21 51 (12.88%) MySQL
22 50 (12.63%) SDLC
23 49 (12.37%) PHP
24 48 (12.12%) Finance
25 45 (11.36%) jQuery
26 43 (10.86%) Microsoft
26 43 (10.86%) Spring
27 42 (10.61%) Test Automation

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 15 (3.79%) CMS
2 13 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.78%) Umbraco
4 10 (2.53%) Apache Spark
5 9 (2.27%) Apache
6 7 (1.77%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.52%) Confluence
7 6 (1.52%) EPiServer
7 6 (1.52%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.26%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.01%) JBoss
10 2 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.51%) IIS
10 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.25%) Moodle
11 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.25%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.25%) InVision
2 1 (0.25%) Maya
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (8.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.55%) GitHub
4 14 (3.54%) SaaS
5 11 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (2.78%) npm
6 6 (1.52%) IaaS
6 6 (1.52%) PaaS
7 3 (0.76%) Slack
8 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.25%) Asana
9 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.25%) Office 365
9 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.25%) Route 53
9 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.27%) SMS
2 5 (1.26%) Internet
3 2 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) DHCP
4 1 (0.25%) DNS
4 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
4 1 (0.25%) SSL
4 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (20.71%) SQL Server
2 51 (12.88%) MySQL
3 38 (9.60%) NoSQL
4 24 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 21 (5.30%) MongoDB
6 18 (4.55%) Big Data
7 12 (3.03%) Redis
8 9 (2.27%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.02%) HBase
9 8 (2.02%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.51%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.51%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.51%) SQLite
14 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 61 (15.40%) Git (software)
2 30 (7.58%) Selenium
3 27 (6.82%) Visual Studio
4 23 (5.81%) JUnit
5 22 (5.56%) Jasmine
6 20 (5.05%) Protractor
7 19 (4.80%) Jenkins
7 19 (4.80%) TestNG
8 17 (4.29%) JIRA
9 12 (3.03%) gulp
9 12 (3.03%) Subversion
10 11 (2.78%) Maven
10 11 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (2.53%) Grunt
12 9 (2.27%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.52%) Bower
13 6 (1.52%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.52%) webpack
14 5 (1.26%) NUnit
15 4 (1.01%) Gradle
General
1 48 (12.12%) Finance
2 20 (5.05%) Advertising
3 15 (3.79%) Marketing
4 11 (2.78%) Banking
4 11 (2.78%) Retail
5 5 (1.26%) Games
6 4 (1.01%) Electronics
6 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.25%) Legal
7 1 (0.25%) Local Government
7 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 223 (56.31%) Developer
2 79 (19.95%) Software Engineer
3 55 (13.89%) .NET Developer
4 41 (10.35%) Software Developer
5 39 (9.85%) Java Developer
6 38 (9.60%) Senior Developer
7 37 (9.34%) Senior Software Engineer
8 33 (8.33%) Web Developer
9 32 (8.08%) C# Developer
10 23 (5.81%) .NET Software Developer
10 23 (5.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 22 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
11 22 (5.56%) JavaScript Engineer
12 20 (5.05%) Full Stack Developer
12 20 (5.05%) Java Engineer
13 19 (4.80%) Graduate
14 17 (4.29%) Test Engineer
15 16 (4.04%) Senior Java Developer
16 14 (3.54%) Java Software Engineer
16 14 (3.54%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (51.26%) HTML
2 169 (42.68%) CSS
3 137 (34.60%) .NET
4 134 (33.84%) AngularJS
5 94 (23.74%) React
6 67 (16.92%) Node.js
7 65 (16.41%) ASP.NET
8 64 (16.16%) HTML5
9 45 (11.36%) jQuery
10 43 (10.86%) Spring
11 40 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (9.09%) CSS3
13 34 (8.59%) Web Services
14 27 (6.82%) Sass
15 26 (6.57%) RESTful
16 25 (6.31%) REST
17 21 (5.30%) Hibernate
17 21 (5.30%) LESS
17 21 (5.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 18 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.84%) User Experience
2 31 (7.83%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.80%) Mobile App
4 17 (4.29%) Fintech
5 15 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.27%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.52%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.51%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (0.51%) FMCG
10 2 (0.51%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.51%) Xbox
11 1 (0.25%) Blog
11 1 (0.25%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.25%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.05%) Windows
2 17 (4.29%) Android
3 16 (4.04%) Apple iOS
4 14 (3.54%) Linux
5 3 (0.76%) CentOS
5 3 (0.76%) Unix
6 2 (0.51%) Debian
6 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (31.31%) Software Engineering
3 98 (24.75%) MVC
4 92 (23.23%) Scrum
5 64 (16.16%) Web Development
6 56 (14.14%) OO
7 53 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (12.63%) SDLC
9 42 (10.61%) Test Automation
10 40 (10.10%) Mentoring
11 38 (9.60%) TDD
12 31 (7.83%) Front End Development
13 29 (7.32%) DevOps
14 26 (6.57%) Open Source
14 26 (6.57%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (6.57%) Unit Testing
15 23 (5.81%) Analytics
16 16 (4.04%) Microservices
17 14 (3.54%) OOP
17 14 (3.54%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 175 (44.19%) Java
2 163 (41.16%) C#
3 119 (30.05%) SQL
4 77 (19.44%) Python
5 49 (12.37%) PHP
6 25 (6.31%) C++
7 23 (5.81%) Ruby
8 19 (4.80%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.79%) Bash Shell
10 14 (3.54%) TypeScript
11 11 (2.78%) Kotlin
11 11 (2.78%) Perl
11 11 (2.78%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.53%) C
12 10 (2.53%) VB
13 8 (2.02%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.02%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.02%) VBA
14 7 (1.77%) ES6
14 7 (1.77%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 67 (16.92%) Degree
2 14 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.52%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.01%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.51%) ISEB
5 2 (0.51%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.51%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.25%) MBA
6 1 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.78%) QA
2 6 (1.52%) GCP
3 2 (0.51%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (4.04%) Docker
2 5 (1.26%) HDFS
3 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (3.79%) Puppet
2 10 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.02%) Ansible
4 2 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 43 (10.86%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.59%) Oracle
3 8 (2.02%) Xamarin
4 7 (1.77%) Google
5 4 (1.01%) SAP
6 3 (0.76%) Adobe
6 3 (0.76%) IBM
6 3 (0.76%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.51%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.51%) Splunk
7 2 (0.51%) Vertica
8 1 (0.25%) Capita
8 1 (0.25%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.25%) Samsung
8 1 (0.25%) Twitter