Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 7 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 473 434 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.11% 16.04% 15.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.51% 28.99% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 277 321 229
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,200
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £57,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +5.26%

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 1,332 1,497 1,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 53.82% 55.34% 55.91%
Number of salaries quoted 841 1,013 783
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +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 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 (51.59%) HTML
2 234 (49.47%) Java
3 223 (47.15%) Agile Software Development
4 218 (46.09%) CSS
5 192 (40.59%) AngularJS
6 165 (34.88%) C#
7 154 (32.56%) .NET
8 128 (27.06%) Software Engineering
9 127 (26.85%) React
10 118 (24.95%) SQL
11 114 (24.10%) MVC
12 113 (23.89%) jQuery
13 97 (20.51%) Python
14 94 (19.87%) SQL Server
15 89 (18.82%) OO
16 85 (17.97%) Degree
17 78 (16.49%) HTML5
18 70 (14.80%) Web Development
19 69 (14.59%) ASP.NET
20 68 (14.38%) Scrum
20 68 (14.38%) Git (software)
21 67 (14.16%) RESTful
21 67 (14.16%) MySQL
22 64 (13.53%) Test Automation
23 62 (13.11%) BDD
24 59 (12.47%) Finance
25 57 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
25 57 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
25 57 (12.05%) CSS3
26 55 (11.63%) Sass

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 30 (6.34%) IIS
2 20 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 14 (2.96%) Confluence
5 13 (2.75%) Apache
6 12 (2.54%) CMS
7 10 (2.11%) WordPress
8 8 (1.69%) Drupal
8 8 (1.69%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.27%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.85%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.85%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.63%) concrete5
11 3 (0.63%) Documentum
11 3 (0.63%) FileNet
11 3 (0.63%) JBoss
11 3 (0.63%) Moodle
11 3 (0.63%) OnBase
12 2 (0.42%) SilverStripe
12 2 (0.42%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 8 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.63%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.42%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Magento
2 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 57 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (4.02%) SaaS
4 11 (2.33%) npm
5 9 (1.90%) Slack
6 8 (1.69%) OpenShift
7 7 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.06%) GitHub
8 5 (1.06%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.85%) Datadog
9 4 (0.85%) G Suite
9 4 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.42%) PaaS
10 2 (0.42%) Serverless
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.21%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.21%) Office 365
11 1 (0.21%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.11%) DNS
2 4 (0.85%) Internet
3 3 (0.63%) DHCP
3 3 (0.63%) Network Security
3 3 (0.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.42%) Intranet
4 2 (0.42%) VoIP
5 1 (0.21%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.21%) SAN
5 1 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (19.87%) SQL Server
2 67 (14.16%) MySQL
3 34 (7.19%) Relational Database
4 23 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (3.59%) NoSQL
6 15 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.75%) MongoDB
8 11 (2.33%) Big Data
9 10 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.90%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.90%) SQLite
11 8 (1.69%) GIS
12 5 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.85%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.85%) Flink
13 4 (0.85%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.85%) Mixpanel
14 3 (0.63%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.63%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 68 (14.38%) Git (software)
2 55 (11.63%) Cucumber
3 41 (8.67%) Jenkins
4 37 (7.82%) Selenium
5 31 (6.55%) JUnit
6 30 (6.34%) JIRA
7 28 (5.92%) Hudson
8 26 (5.50%) TeamCity
9 24 (5.07%) NUnit
10 23 (4.86%) SpecFlow
11 18 (3.81%) Protractor
12 14 (2.96%) JMeter
13 12 (2.54%) Eclipse
13 12 (2.54%) webpack
14 11 (2.33%) SoapUI
15 10 (2.11%) Visual Studio
16 9 (1.90%) Bitbucket
16 9 (1.90%) git-flow
16 9 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (1.69%) IntelliJ
General
1 59 (12.47%) Finance
2 19 (4.02%) Retail
3 15 (3.17%) Marketing
4 12 (2.54%) Banking
5 7 (1.48%) Games
6 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.42%) Electronics
7 2 (0.42%) Law
7 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.21%) Advertising
8 1 (0.21%) Billing
8 1 (0.21%) Legal
8 1 (0.21%) Military
8 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 289 (61.10%) Developer
2 103 (21.78%) Software Engineer
3 73 (15.43%) Software Developer
4 68 (14.38%) Java Developer
5 67 (14.16%) .NET Developer
6 55 (11.63%) JavaScript Developer
7 49 (10.36%) Java Engineer
8 46 (9.73%) C# Developer
8 46 (9.73%) Java Software Engineer
9 40 (8.46%) C# .NET Developer
9 40 (8.46%) Senior Developer
10 38 (8.03%) Senior Software Engineer
11 35 (7.40%) .NET Software Developer
11 35 (7.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 33 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
12 33 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
13 31 (6.55%) .NET Software Engineer
13 31 (6.55%) JavaScript Engineer
14 26 (5.50%) Web Developer
15 25 (5.29%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (51.59%) HTML
2 218 (46.09%) CSS
3 192 (40.59%) AngularJS
4 154 (32.56%) .NET
5 127 (26.85%) React
6 113 (23.89%) jQuery
7 78 (16.49%) HTML5
8 69 (14.59%) ASP.NET
9 67 (14.16%) RESTful
10 57 (12.05%) CSS3
11 55 (11.63%) Sass
12 54 (11.42%) Node.js
13 53 (11.21%) XML
14 47 (9.94%) JSON
15 46 (9.73%) REST
16 41 (8.67%) Hibernate
17 39 (8.25%) Gherkin
18 38 (8.03%) ASP.NET Web API
19 37 (7.82%) Spring
19 37 (7.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.57%) Fintech
2 47 (9.94%) User Experience
3 25 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.33%) PMI
7 7 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (0.85%) Robotics
9 4 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.63%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.63%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.63%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.63%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.63%) VLE
11 2 (0.42%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.42%) Blog
11 2 (0.42%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.42%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.21%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (9.30%) Linux
2 34 (7.19%) Windows
3 11 (2.33%) Unix
4 7 (1.48%) Android
4 7 (1.48%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.63%) Debian
5 3 (0.63%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.63%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.42%) CentOS
6 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.21%) SmartOS
7 1 (0.21%) VMS
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (47.15%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (27.06%) Software Engineering
3 114 (24.10%) MVC
4 89 (18.82%) OO
5 70 (14.80%) Web Development
6 68 (14.38%) Scrum
7 64 (13.53%) Test Automation
8 62 (13.11%) BDD
9 57 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (10.99%) TDD
11 49 (10.36%) Front End Development
12 47 (9.94%) Computer Science
13 42 (8.88%) Test Scripting
14 36 (7.61%) DevOps
15 35 (7.40%) Mentoring
15 35 (7.40%) Open Source
16 34 (7.19%) Scenario Testing
16 34 (7.19%) SDLC
17 32 (6.77%) Continuous Delivery
18 31 (6.55%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 234 (49.47%) Java
2 165 (34.88%) C#
3 118 (24.95%) SQL
4 97 (20.51%) Python
5 54 (11.42%) PHP
6 37 (7.82%) C++
7 35 (7.40%) PowerShell
8 29 (6.13%) TypeScript
9 27 (5.71%) ES6
10 21 (4.44%) PL/SQL
11 19 (4.02%) Ruby
12 16 (3.38%) Java 8
13 15 (3.17%) VB.NET
14 14 (2.96%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.48%) Perl
16 6 (1.27%) Bash Shell
17 5 (1.06%) F#
18 4 (0.85%) C
18 4 (0.85%) Java 9
18 4 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 85 (17.97%) Degree
2 27 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.33%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.42%) PhD
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.21%) MCP
6 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.17%) QA
2 5 (1.06%) SLA
3 3 (0.63%) GDPR
3 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 38 (8.03%) Active Directory
2 37 (7.82%) Docker
3 2 (0.42%) OpenIDM
4 1 (0.21%) Firmware
4 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.21%) NFS
4 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (2.75%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.85%) Consul
3 4 (0.85%) Terraform
4 2 (0.42%) Ansible
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.42%) Puppet
4 2 (0.42%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.21%) Grafana
5 1 (0.21%) Graphite
5 1 (0.21%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.21%) Salt
5 1 (0.21%) vMotion
Vendors
1 41 (8.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.86%) Oracle
3 14 (2.96%) Red Hat
4 13 (2.75%) Xamarin
5 9 (1.90%) Adobe
5 9 (1.90%) Google
5 9 (1.90%) ServiceNow
6 8 (1.69%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.69%) HP
6 8 (1.69%) Splunk
7 6 (1.27%) Canon
8 3 (0.63%) Laserfiche
9 2 (0.42%) Automation Anywhere
9 2 (0.42%) Aveksa
9 2 (0.42%) Blue Prism
9 2 (0.42%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.42%) ForgeRock
9 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.42%) SAP
9 2 (0.42%) Zend