Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 420 507 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.52% 25.21% 17.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.75% 38.53% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 319 368 274
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.60% +3.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,513 £31,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.25%

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 1,006 1,316 1,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 63.51% 65.44% 62.73%
Number of salaries quoted 744 939 980
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% -3.16% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,875 £32,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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.

1 245 (58.33%) CSS
2 241 (57.38%) HTML
3 228 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 160 (38.10%) C#
5 153 (36.43%) AngularJS
6 150 (35.71%) .NET
7 132 (31.43%) SQL
8 126 (30.00%) React
9 108 (25.71%) Git (software)
10 107 (25.48%) ASP.NET
11 104 (24.76%) Front End Development
12 85 (20.24%) Microservices
12 85 (20.24%) Java
13 82 (19.52%) MVC
14 76 (18.10%) Azure
15 68 (16.19%) Greenfield Project
16 65 (15.48%) jQuery
16 65 (15.48%) SQL Server
17 64 (15.24%) HTML5
18 62 (14.76%) REST
19 60 (14.29%) Web Development
20 59 (14.05%) TDD
21 58 (13.81%) Finance
22 55 (13.10%) TypeScript
23 54 (12.86%) Sass
23 54 (12.86%) DevOps
23 54 (12.86%) Mentoring
24 50 (11.90%) MySQL
25 49 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
26 48 (11.43%) ES6

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 22 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (5.00%) Umbraco
3 11 (2.62%) CMS
4 8 (1.90%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.90%) WordPress
5 6 (1.43%) IIS
5 6 (1.43%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.95%) Joomla!
6 4 (0.95%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.71%) Apache
7 3 (0.71%) Drupal
7 3 (0.71%) Mule
7 3 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.48%) Appian
8 2 (0.48%) JBoss
9 1 (0.24%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (0.71%) Adobe XD
1 3 (0.71%) Figma
1 3 (0.71%) Photoshop
1 3 (0.71%) Sketch
2 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 23 (5.48%) Magento
2 2 (0.48%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 76 (18.10%) Azure
2 34 (8.10%) AWS
3 15 (3.57%) SaaS
4 11 (2.62%) npm
5 4 (0.95%) GCP
6 3 (0.71%) Yarn
7 2 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.48%) IaaS
7 2 (0.48%) PaaS
8 1 (0.24%) GitHub
8 1 (0.24%) Google Play
8 1 (0.24%) Office 365
8 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.24%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.67%) HTTP
2 4 (0.95%) Internet
3 3 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 50 (11.90%) MySQL
3 30 (7.14%) Big Data
4 23 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (2.38%) Text Mining
6 9 (2.14%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.90%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.43%) MariaDB
10 4 (0.95%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.71%) DB2
12 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.24%) Power BI
13 1 (0.24%) RavenDB
13 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 108 (25.71%) Git (software)
2 35 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 18 (4.29%) Subversion
4 17 (4.05%) PostCSS
4 17 (4.05%) TeamCity
5 15 (3.57%) Maven
6 13 (3.10%) Gerrit
6 13 (3.10%) Selenium
6 13 (3.10%) webpack
7 12 (2.86%) Gradle
8 9 (2.14%) NUnit
9 7 (1.67%) JUnit
9 7 (1.67%) SonarQube
10 6 (1.43%) GitLab
10 6 (1.43%) gulp
11 5 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.95%) Ant
12 4 (0.95%) FitNesse
12 4 (0.95%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 58 (13.81%) Finance
2 23 (5.48%) Retail
3 21 (5.00%) Games
4 17 (4.05%) Public Sector
5 8 (1.90%) Marketing
6 5 (1.19%) Banking
6 5 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.71%) Back Office
8 3 (0.71%) Front Office
9 2 (0.48%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 358 (85.24%) Developer
2 79 (18.81%) .NET Developer
3 77 (18.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 58 (13.81%) Senior Developer
5 47 (11.19%) Java Developer
6 46 (10.95%) Web Developer
7 45 (10.71%) Software Developer
8 43 (10.24%) JavaScript Developer
9 37 (8.81%) React Developer
10 31 (7.38%) UI Developer
11 26 (6.19%) C# Developer
12 25 (5.95%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 22 (5.24%) Angular Developer
14 20 (4.76%) Magento Developer
15 18 (4.29%) HTML Developer
15 18 (4.29%) PHP Developer
16 17 (4.05%) HTML CSS Developer
17 16 (3.81%) Java Software Developer
17 16 (3.81%) JavaScript Engineer
18 15 (3.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (58.33%) CSS
2 241 (57.38%) HTML
3 153 (36.43%) AngularJS
4 150 (35.71%) .NET
5 126 (30.00%) React
6 107 (25.48%) ASP.NET
7 65 (15.48%) jQuery
8 64 (15.24%) HTML5
9 62 (14.76%) REST
10 54 (12.86%) Sass
11 49 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 42 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 41 (9.76%) .NET Core
14 38 (9.05%) Web Services
15 36 (8.57%) CSS3
16 28 (6.67%) Spring
16 28 (6.67%) Vue.js
17 22 (5.24%) .NET Framework
18 21 (5.00%) Laravel
18 21 (5.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 68 (16.19%) Greenfield Project
2 47 (11.19%) User Experience
3 29 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (6.43%) Mobile App
5 17 (4.05%) Robotics
6 12 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.43%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.19%) NHS
10 4 (0.95%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.71%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.71%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.24%) e-Health
12 1 (0.24%) iPhone
12 1 (0.24%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.24%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.95%) Linux
2 12 (2.86%) Windows
3 10 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.67%) Unix
4 7 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.95%) Android
5 4 (0.95%) CentOS
5 4 (0.95%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (24.76%) Front End Development
3 85 (20.24%) Microservices
4 82 (19.52%) MVC
5 60 (14.29%) Web Development
6 59 (14.05%) TDD
7 54 (12.86%) DevOps
7 54 (12.86%) Mentoring
8 35 (8.33%) OO
9 34 (8.10%) Software Engineering
10 33 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (7.86%) Scrum
11 32 (7.62%) E-Commerce
12 31 (7.38%) Test Automation
13 29 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
14 28 (6.67%) Unit Testing
15 26 (6.19%) BDD
16 24 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
17 22 (5.24%) Analytics
17 22 (5.24%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 160 (38.10%) C#
2 132 (31.43%) SQL
3 85 (20.24%) Java
4 55 (13.10%) TypeScript
5 48 (11.43%) ES6
5 48 (11.43%) Python
6 46 (10.95%) PHP
7 30 (7.14%) Java 8
8 27 (6.43%) Ruby
9 17 (4.05%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.62%) Perl
10 11 (2.62%) Scala
10 11 (2.62%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.95%) C++
11 4 (0.95%) Go
12 3 (0.71%) XPath
13 2 (0.48%) ES8
13 2 (0.48%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.24%) Clojure
14 1 (0.24%) ClojureScript
Qualifications
1 31 (7.38%) Degree
2 8 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.71%) HND
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (10.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (8.10%) Kubernetes
2 21 (5.00%) Ansible
3 4 (0.95%) HP Fortify
4 2 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (5.95%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.71%) Oracle
3 13 (3.10%) Zend
4 8 (1.90%) Adobe
5 5 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.95%) Apple
6 4 (0.95%) Sitecore
6 4 (0.95%) VMware
7 3 (0.71%) Pega
7 3 (0.71%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.48%) Juniper
9 1 (0.24%) Automation Anywhere
9 1 (0.24%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.24%) Facebook
9 1 (0.24%) Google
9 1 (0.24%) Kofax
9 1 (0.24%) UiPath