Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 9 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +6
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 433 418 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.01% 15.38% 15.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.29% 25.38% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 266 313 270
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.25% - +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 1,341 1,647 1,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.69% 60.62% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 817 1,025 771
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 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 216 (49.88%) HTML
2 211 (48.73%) Java
3 207 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
4 205 (47.34%) CSS
5 172 (39.72%) AngularJS
6 166 (38.34%) C#
7 139 (32.10%) .NET
8 126 (29.10%) SQL
9 125 (28.87%) Software Engineering
10 118 (27.25%) React
11 106 (24.48%) MVC
12 95 (21.94%) SQL Server
13 91 (21.02%) Python
14 87 (20.09%) OO
15 84 (19.40%) jQuery
16 82 (18.94%) Git (software)
17 71 (16.40%) HTML5
17 71 (16.40%) Scrum
18 68 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
19 67 (15.47%) RESTful
20 65 (15.01%) Degree
21 64 (14.78%) Finance
22 62 (14.32%) Web Development
23 59 (13.63%) ASP.NET
24 58 (13.39%) Node.js
25 56 (12.93%) MySQL
26 54 (12.47%) Front End Development
27 50 (11.55%) Test Automation
28 49 (11.32%) Spring
29 48 (11.09%) Amazon AWS

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 24 (5.54%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (3.93%) IIS
3 15 (3.46%) Tomcat
4 14 (3.23%) Confluence
5 11 (2.54%) Apache Spark
6 10 (2.31%) CMS
7 8 (1.85%) WordPress
8 7 (1.62%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.62%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.39%) Apache
9 6 (1.39%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.15%) JBoss
11 4 (0.92%) Drupal
12 3 (0.69%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.46%) EPiServer
14 1 (0.23%) concrete5
14 1 (0.23%) MODX
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 6 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.23%) InVision
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Magento
2 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (11.09%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.39%) SaaS
4 15 (3.46%) npm
5 12 (2.77%) GitHub
5 12 (2.77%) Slack
6 11 (2.54%) OpenShift
7 5 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.15%) Yarn
8 4 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.69%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.69%) Serverless
10 2 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.46%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.46%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.62%) SMS
2 6 (1.39%) Internet
3 3 (0.69%) HTTP
3 3 (0.69%) Network Security
4 2 (0.46%) DNS
4 2 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (0.46%) SAN
4 2 (0.46%) VoIP
5 1 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (21.94%) SQL Server
2 56 (12.93%) MySQL
3 29 (6.70%) NoSQL
4 28 (6.47%) Relational Database
5 21 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (4.39%) MongoDB
7 13 (3.00%) Big Data
8 12 (2.77%) SQLite
9 11 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.62%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.69%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.69%) Redis
13 3 (0.69%) SSDT
14 2 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.46%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 82 (18.94%) Git (software)
2 35 (8.08%) Jenkins
3 33 (7.62%) Cucumber
4 31 (7.16%) JUnit
5 27 (6.24%) Selenium
6 25 (5.77%) JIRA
6 25 (5.77%) TeamCity
7 21 (4.85%) Hudson
8 18 (4.16%) webpack
9 17 (3.93%) NUnit
10 16 (3.70%) SpecFlow
11 15 (3.46%) Bitbucket
12 14 (3.23%) Jasmine
13 12 (2.77%) git-flow
13 12 (2.77%) SoapUI
14 10 (2.31%) JMeter
15 9 (2.08%) Eclipse
15 9 (2.08%) gulp
15 9 (2.08%) Protractor
16 8 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (14.78%) Finance
2 19 (4.39%) Marketing
3 12 (2.77%) Retail
4 9 (2.08%) Banking
5 6 (1.39%) Advertising
6 5 (1.15%) Games
7 4 (0.92%) Billing
7 4 (0.92%) Electronics
7 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.92%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 261 (60.28%) Developer
2 102 (23.56%) Software Engineer
3 68 (15.70%) .NET Developer
4 63 (14.55%) Java Developer
5 60 (13.86%) Software Developer
6 57 (13.16%) Senior Developer
7 47 (10.85%) Java Engineer
8 42 (9.70%) C# Developer
9 37 (8.55%) JavaScript Developer
10 36 (8.31%) Java Software Engineer
11 35 (8.08%) C# .NET Developer
12 34 (7.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 34 (7.85%) Full Stack Developer
12 34 (7.85%) Senior Software Engineer
13 33 (7.62%) .NET Software Developer
14 28 (6.47%) .NET Software Engineer
15 27 (6.24%) JavaScript Engineer
16 26 (6.00%) C# Software Developer
17 25 (5.77%) Web Developer
18 20 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (49.88%) HTML
2 205 (47.34%) CSS
3 172 (39.72%) AngularJS
4 139 (32.10%) .NET
5 118 (27.25%) React
6 84 (19.40%) jQuery
7 71 (16.40%) HTML5
8 67 (15.47%) RESTful
9 59 (13.63%) ASP.NET
10 58 (13.39%) Node.js
11 49 (11.32%) Spring
12 47 (10.85%) CSS3
12 47 (10.85%) REST
13 46 (10.62%) Sass
14 42 (9.70%) Web Services
15 40 (9.24%) XML
16 37 (8.55%) Hibernate
17 36 (8.31%) JSON
18 33 (7.62%) ASP.NET Web API
19 32 (7.39%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.09%) Fintech
2 39 (9.01%) User Experience
3 36 (8.31%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
5 19 (4.39%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.85%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.92%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.69%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.69%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.46%) FMCG
11 2 (0.46%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.46%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.46%) Xbox
12 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.23%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.77%) Windows
2 24 (5.54%) Linux
3 9 (2.08%) Android
3 9 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.92%) CentOS
5 4 (0.92%) Debian
5 4 (0.92%) Unix
6 3 (0.69%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.46%) VMS
7 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (28.87%) Software Engineering
3 106 (24.48%) MVC
4 87 (20.09%) OO
5 71 (16.40%) Scrum
6 68 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
7 62 (14.32%) Web Development
8 54 (12.47%) Front End Development
9 50 (11.55%) Test Automation
10 45 (10.39%) TDD
11 43 (9.93%) Unit Testing
12 41 (9.47%) BDD
12 41 (9.47%) Microservices
13 38 (8.78%) Mentoring
14 36 (8.31%) SDLC
15 31 (7.16%) Open Source
16 30 (6.93%) DevOps
17 27 (6.24%) Continuous Delivery
18 24 (5.54%) Problem-Solving
19 23 (5.31%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 211 (48.73%) Java
2 166 (38.34%) C#
3 126 (29.10%) SQL
4 91 (21.02%) Python
5 42 (9.70%) PHP
6 30 (6.93%) ES6
7 23 (5.31%) Ruby
8 20 (4.62%) PowerShell
9 14 (3.23%) VB.NET
10 13 (3.00%) Java 8
11 12 (2.77%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.31%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.31%) TypeScript
13 9 (2.08%) Kotlin
14 7 (1.62%) C++
15 6 (1.39%) ES7
15 6 (1.39%) F#
16 4 (0.92%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.69%) Go
17 3 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 65 (15.01%) Degree
2 20 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.46%) PhD
5 1 (0.23%) ISEB
5 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.85%) QA
2 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.46%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) GDPR
3 1 (0.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (7.62%) Docker
2 19 (4.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.46%) Firmware
3 2 (0.46%) NFS
3 2 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.46%) vSphere
4 1 (0.23%) HDFS
4 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (3.46%) Kubernetes
2 13 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (3.00%) Puppet
3 9 (2.08%) Ansible
4 4 (0.92%) Salt
4 4 (0.92%) Terraform
5 3 (0.69%) Oozie
5 3 (0.69%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.46%) Grafana
6 2 (0.46%) Mesos
6 2 (0.46%) PowerCLI
6 2 (0.46%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.46%) Sysdig
6 2 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 28 (6.47%) Oracle
2 23 (5.31%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.46%) Red Hat
4 12 (2.77%) Atlassian
5 9 (2.08%) Adobe
5 9 (2.08%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.15%) Google
7 4 (0.92%) SAP
8 3 (0.69%) HP
8 3 (0.69%) Zend
9 2 (0.46%) Dell
9 2 (0.46%) IBM
9 2 (0.46%) Splunk
9 2 (0.46%) VMware
10 1 (0.23%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.23%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.23%) Kony
10 1 (0.23%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.23%) Tableau
10 1 (0.23%) Twitter