Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 488 398 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.51% 18.04% 17.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.89% 28.39% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 373 266 217
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,500 £28,700
90th Percentile £64,500 £55,000 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.25% - -

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 1,288 1,402 1,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 64.69% 63.55% 60.90%
Number of salaries quoted 933 938 664
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £58,925
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 312 (63.93%) HTML
2 304 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
3 242 (49.59%) CSS
4 205 (42.01%) Java
5 200 (40.98%) AngularJS
6 181 (37.09%) SQL
7 159 (32.58%) C#
8 146 (29.92%) .NET
9 138 (28.28%) MVC
10 127 (26.02%) Git (software)
11 119 (24.39%) HTML5
12 111 (22.75%) SDLC
12 111 (22.75%) PHP
13 110 (22.54%) React
14 108 (22.13%) OO
15 106 (21.72%) Front End Development
16 101 (20.70%) Finance
17 100 (20.49%) MySQL
18 96 (19.67%) SQL Server
19 93 (19.06%) Web Development
20 91 (18.65%) Python
21 87 (17.83%) Oracle
22 85 (17.42%) TDD
23 77 (15.78%) Problem-Solving
24 72 (14.75%) Software Engineering
25 70 (14.34%) Scrum
26 68 (13.93%) Enterprise Software
27 67 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
27 67 (13.73%) jQuery
28 66 (13.52%) ASP.NET

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 25 (5.12%) CMS
2 11 (2.25%) Apache
3 10 (2.05%) nginx
3 10 (2.05%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.05%) WordPress
4 9 (1.84%) JBoss
5 6 (1.23%) lighttpd
5 6 (1.23%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.82%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.61%) Drupal
7 3 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.61%) IIS
7 3 (0.61%) Marvel
7 3 (0.61%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.41%) Jetty
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (1.02%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.82%) InVision
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (4.10%) Magento
3 7 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 67 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (4.71%) npm
4 20 (4.10%) SaaS
5 14 (2.87%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (2.05%) Serverless
7 7 (1.43%) GitHub
7 7 (1.43%) PaaS
8 6 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.23%) Office 365
8 6 (1.23%) TestFlight
9 5 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.82%) Azure Functions
10 4 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.82%) Yammer
11 3 (0.61%) G Suite
12 2 (0.41%) Apigee
13 1 (0.20%) Force.com
13 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.20%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.23%) Intranet
2 5 (1.02%) Internet
3 4 (0.82%) Skype
3 4 (0.82%) SSL
4 2 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.41%) HTTP
4 2 (0.41%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (20.49%) MySQL
2 96 (19.67%) SQL Server
3 61 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 60 (12.30%) NoSQL
5 44 (9.02%) Hadoop
6 38 (7.79%) Relational Database
7 31 (6.35%) Big Data
8 28 (5.74%) MongoDB
9 19 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (3.69%) RDBMS
11 13 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (2.05%) Power BI
14 9 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (1.64%) Qlik Sense
15 8 (1.64%) QlikView
15 8 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
16 6 (1.23%) Neo4j
17 5 (1.02%) MariaDB
17 5 (1.02%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 127 (26.02%) Git (software)
2 47 (9.63%) Maven
3 43 (8.81%) Jenkins
4 37 (7.58%) Subversion
5 36 (7.38%) Visual Studio
6 34 (6.97%) webpack
7 23 (4.71%) TeamCity
8 17 (3.48%) Selenium
9 16 (3.28%) Cucumber
9 16 (3.28%) Grunt
10 15 (3.07%) Eclipse
11 13 (2.66%) gulp
11 13 (2.66%) Hudson
12 12 (2.46%) JIRA
12 12 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (2.25%) Xdebug
14 9 (1.84%) Appium
14 9 (1.84%) IntelliJ
14 9 (1.84%) SpecFlow
15 8 (1.64%) FitNesse
General
1 101 (20.70%) Finance
2 18 (3.69%) Retail
3 16 (3.28%) Banking
4 3 (0.61%) Games
5 2 (0.41%) Electronics
5 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.20%) Automotive
6 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.20%) Front Office
6 1 (0.20%) Law
6 1 (0.20%) Legal
6 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 348 (71.31%) Developer
2 72 (14.75%) .NET Developer
3 69 (14.14%) Java Developer
4 65 (13.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 56 (11.48%) Senior Developer
6 44 (9.02%) Software Engineer
7 39 (7.99%) Software Developer
8 30 (6.15%) Web Developer
9 25 (5.12%) JavaScript Developer
10 24 (4.92%) Technical Leader
11 21 (4.30%) PHP Developer
11 21 (4.30%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 20 (4.10%) C# Developer
13 19 (3.89%) Lead Developer
14 18 (3.69%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (3.69%) Junior
15 17 (3.48%) Development Manager
16 16 (3.28%) Junior Developer
16 16 (3.28%) React Developer
16 16 (3.28%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (63.93%) HTML
2 242 (49.59%) CSS
3 200 (40.98%) AngularJS
4 146 (29.92%) .NET
5 119 (24.39%) HTML5
6 110 (22.54%) React
7 67 (13.73%) jQuery
8 66 (13.52%) ASP.NET
9 65 (13.32%) Spring
10 61 (12.50%) CSS3
11 54 (11.07%) Hibernate
12 48 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (9.84%) RESTful
13 47 (9.63%) Node.js
14 45 (9.22%) Web Services
15 40 (8.20%) Sass
16 36 (7.38%) XML
17 35 (7.17%) REST
18 30 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (5.94%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 68 (13.93%) Enterprise Software
2 58 (11.89%) User Experience
3 48 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (8.81%) Greenfield Project
5 36 (7.38%) Mobile App
6 23 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (4.10%) Robotics
8 15 (3.07%) Algorithms
9 12 (2.46%) Fintech
10 8 (1.64%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.64%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.43%) Video\Live Streaming
12 5 (1.02%) Internet of Things
13 4 (0.82%) Augmented Reality
13 4 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.61%) W3C
15 1 (0.20%) e-Learning
15 1 (0.20%) EPoS
15 1 (0.20%) Fixed Income
15 1 (0.20%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.92%) Linux
2 18 (3.69%) Apple iOS
3 15 (3.07%) Unix
4 12 (2.46%) Android
5 9 (1.84%) Windows
6 6 (1.23%) CentOS
6 6 (1.23%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.20%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (28.28%) MVC
3 111 (22.75%) SDLC
4 108 (22.13%) OO
5 106 (21.72%) Front End Development
6 93 (19.06%) Web Development
7 85 (17.42%) TDD
8 77 (15.78%) Problem-Solving
9 72 (14.75%) Software Engineering
10 70 (14.34%) Scrum
11 64 (13.11%) Collaborative Working
12 60 (12.30%) OOP
13 51 (10.45%) Test Automation
14 49 (10.04%) Mentoring
15 45 (9.22%) Unit Testing
16 40 (8.20%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 38 (7.79%) Microservices
18 36 (7.38%) BDD
18 36 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
19 35 (7.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 205 (42.01%) Java
2 181 (37.09%) SQL
3 159 (32.58%) C#
4 111 (22.75%) PHP
5 91 (18.65%) Python
6 25 (5.12%) TypeScript
7 24 (4.92%) PL/SQL
8 22 (4.51%) Ruby
9 19 (3.89%) ES6
10 14 (2.87%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.84%) Java 8
12 8 (1.64%) Apple Swift
12 8 (1.64%) C
12 8 (1.64%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.43%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.23%) C++
14 6 (1.23%) ES7
14 6 (1.23%) Jython
14 6 (1.23%) PHP 7
15 5 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (8.61%) Degree
2 13 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.23%) HND
4 4 (0.82%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.82%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.61%) ISEB
5 3 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.71%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (10.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 63 (12.91%) Ansible
2 42 (8.61%) Puppet
3 8 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (1.02%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.20%) Marathon
6 1 (0.20%) Mesos
6 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (17.83%) Oracle
2 66 (13.52%) Microsoft
3 25 (5.12%) Xamarin
4 17 (3.48%) Zend
5 8 (1.64%) Cognos
5 8 (1.64%) ServiceNow
5 8 (1.64%) Tableau
6 6 (1.23%) Google
7 5 (1.02%) Adobe
8 4 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.61%) Sybase
10 2 (0.41%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.41%) F5
10 2 (0.41%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.41%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.20%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.20%) Apple
11 1 (0.20%) Okta
11 1 (0.20%) Sencha
11 1 (0.20%) Twitter