Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 396 430 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.63% 18.71% 21.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.49% 28.10% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 291 331 287
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,148 1,530 1,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 62.70% 66.58% 67.43%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1,131 893
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +9.42%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,375 £30,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Glasgow

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript in Glasgow.

Salary trend for JavaScript in Glasgow

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 249 (62.88%) HTML
2 246 (62.12%) CSS
3 193 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (36.62%) Git (software)
5 139 (35.10%) AngularJS
6 130 (32.83%) SQL
7 119 (30.05%) MVC
8 115 (29.04%) Front End Development
9 113 (28.54%) C#
10 112 (28.28%) React
11 110 (27.78%) .NET
12 103 (26.01%) Java
13 101 (25.51%) TDD
14 83 (20.96%) HTML5
15 82 (20.71%) Web Development
16 76 (19.19%) jQuery
17 75 (18.94%) SQL Server
18 72 (18.18%) Finance
19 67 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
19 67 (16.92%) Mentoring
19 67 (16.92%) ASP.NET
20 64 (16.16%) CSS3
21 58 (14.65%) Microsoft
22 57 (14.39%) Greenfield Project
23 55 (13.89%) Microservices
24 54 (13.64%) PHP
25 52 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
26 50 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
27 47 (11.87%) MySQL
28 46 (11.62%) Test Automation

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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%) Umbraco
2 13 (3.28%) Apache
3 12 (3.03%) nginx
4 11 (2.78%) CMS
4 11 (2.78%) lighttpd
5 7 (1.77%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.77%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (1.52%) WordPress
7 5 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.01%) IIS
8 4 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.76%) JBoss
9 3 (0.76%) Jetty
9 3 (0.76%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.51%) Confluence
10 2 (0.51%) Drupal
11 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.26%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.25%) Figma
4 1 (0.25%) InDesign
4 1 (0.25%) Lectora
4 1 (0.25%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.26%) Magento
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.25%) HFM
4 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 67 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.28%) npm
4 7 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.77%) SaaS
5 6 (1.52%) Power Platform
6 5 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.26%) Office 365
7 4 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (1.01%) Serverless
8 3 (0.76%) GitHub
8 3 (0.76%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.51%) BlazeMeter
9 2 (0.51%) Yarn
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.25%) G Suite
10 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.82%) Internet
2 16 (4.04%) HTTP
3 2 (0.51%) Intranet
4 1 (0.25%) SNMP
4 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (18.94%) SQL Server
2 47 (11.87%) MySQL
3 39 (9.85%) Big Data
4 31 (7.83%) Relational Database
5 23 (5.81%) RDBMS
6 22 (5.56%) MariaDB
7 16 (4.04%) NoSQL
7 16 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (3.28%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.52%) Power BI
9 6 (1.52%) Text Mining
10 3 (0.76%) Redis
10 3 (0.76%) Riak
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.51%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.51%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.51%) Impala
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 145 (36.62%) Git (software)
2 41 (10.35%) TeamCity
3 40 (10.10%) Jenkins
4 25 (6.31%) Subversion
5 22 (5.56%) gulp
6 13 (3.28%) webpack
7 11 (2.78%) Mocha
8 10 (2.53%) NUnit
9 9 (2.27%) JIRA
9 9 (2.27%) Selenium
10 8 (2.02%) Grunt
11 6 (1.52%) SonarQube
11 6 (1.52%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.52%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.26%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.26%) JUnit
12 5 (1.26%) PostCSS
13 4 (1.01%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.01%) Maven
13 4 (1.01%) MSTest
General
1 72 (18.18%) Finance
2 20 (5.05%) Public Sector
3 16 (4.04%) Financial Institution
4 13 (3.28%) Retail
5 7 (1.77%) Banking
5 7 (1.77%) Legal
6 4 (1.01%) Law
7 3 (0.76%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.51%) Games
8 2 (0.51%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.51%) Marketing
8 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 315 (79.55%) Developer
2 72 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 72 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 62 (15.66%) .NET Developer
4 40 (10.10%) Java Developer
5 33 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 25 (6.31%) Architect
7 24 (6.06%) C# Developer
7 24 (6.06%) PHP Developer
8 22 (5.56%) Web Developer
9 21 (5.30%) React Developer
10 19 (4.80%) Lead Developer
11 18 (4.55%) Software Engineer
12 16 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
12 16 (4.04%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 12 (3.03%) Security Architect
14 11 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (2.78%) Senior .NET Developer
15 10 (2.53%) Senior C# Developer
16 8 (2.02%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (62.88%) HTML
2 246 (62.12%) CSS
3 139 (35.10%) AngularJS
4 112 (28.28%) React
5 110 (27.78%) .NET
6 83 (20.96%) HTML5
7 76 (19.19%) jQuery
8 67 (16.92%) ASP.NET
9 64 (16.16%) CSS3
10 50 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 46 (11.62%) Node.js
12 40 (10.10%) .NET Core
13 29 (7.32%) .NET Framework
14 28 (7.07%) REST
15 27 (6.82%) XML
16 26 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 24 (6.06%) Sass
17 24 (6.06%) Web Services
18 23 (5.81%) JSON
18 23 (5.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.39%) Greenfield Project
2 45 (11.36%) User Experience
3 30 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (7.07%) Mobile App
5 23 (5.81%) Robotics
6 21 (5.30%) Internet of Things
7 12 (3.03%) Smartphone
8 9 (2.27%) Tandem
9 5 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.01%) Online Banking
10 4 (1.01%) Video\Live Streaming
11 3 (0.76%) Animation
11 3 (0.76%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.76%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.51%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.51%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.51%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.25%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.25%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.25%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.57%) Linux
2 21 (5.30%) Android
3 19 (4.80%) Apple iOS
4 17 (4.29%) Unix
5 9 (2.27%) Windows
6 4 (1.01%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (30.05%) MVC
3 115 (29.04%) Front End Development
4 101 (25.51%) TDD
5 82 (20.71%) Web Development
6 67 (16.92%) Mentoring
7 55 (13.89%) Microservices
8 52 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
9 46 (11.62%) Test Automation
10 38 (9.60%) Software Engineering
11 36 (9.09%) BDD
11 36 (9.09%) DevOps
12 35 (8.84%) SDLC
13 32 (8.08%) OO
14 31 (7.83%) Artificial Intelligence
15 30 (7.58%) Unit Testing
16 25 (6.31%) Scrum
17 24 (6.06%) Fintech
18 23 (5.81%) Open Source
19 22 (5.56%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 130 (32.83%) SQL
2 113 (28.54%) C#
3 103 (26.01%) Java
4 54 (13.64%) PHP
5 34 (8.59%) Python
6 32 (8.08%) PL/SQL
7 30 (7.58%) TypeScript
8 27 (6.82%) ES6
9 25 (6.31%) Java 8
10 22 (5.56%) T-SQL
11 21 (5.30%) Ruby
12 11 (2.78%) PHP 7
13 10 (2.53%) C
14 6 (1.52%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.26%) Scala
16 4 (1.01%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.01%) ES7
17 3 (0.76%) Apple Swift
17 3 (0.76%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (6.31%) Degree
2 12 (3.03%) HND
2 12 (3.03%) PhD
3 3 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.25%) HNC
4 1 (0.25%) MCAD
4 1 (0.25%) MCSD
4 1 (0.25%) MCTS
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.31%) QA
System Software
1 11 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (8.08%) Ansible
2 2 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.51%) Istio
2 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 58 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.61%) Oracle
3 21 (5.30%) Adobe
4 7 (1.77%) Apple
4 7 (1.77%) Zend
5 6 (1.52%) Google
5 6 (1.52%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.26%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 5 (1.26%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.51%) HP
8 2 (0.51%) Tableau
9 1 (0.25%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.25%) Pega
9 1 (0.25%) SAP
9 1 (0.25%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.25%) Sybase