Period
to 16 September 2021

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 16 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 15 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 193 94 429
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 13.87% 13.66% 23.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.58% 20.35% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 144 65 323
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,100 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
75th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £64,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 726 462 1,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 52.19% 67.15% 64.25%
Number of salaries quoted 489 318 821
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,375 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.52% +6.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,575 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.10% +5.72% -

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Glasgow

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JavaScript in Glasgow.

Salary trend for JavaScript in Glasgow

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 September 2021.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 September 2021, 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.

1 101 (52.33%) React
2 78 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (37.82%) AngularJS
4 68 (35.23%) Java
5 67 (34.72%) C#
5 67 (34.72%) HTML
6 54 (27.98%) CSS
6 54 (27.98%) AWS
6 54 (27.98%) Full Stack Development
7 53 (27.46%) Azure
7 53 (27.46%) .NET
8 52 (26.94%) Software Engineering
9 51 (26.42%) DevOps
10 42 (21.76%) SQL
11 38 (19.69%) Web Development
12 37 (19.17%) Social Skills
13 36 (18.65%) Git (software)
14 35 (18.13%) SDLC
15 30 (15.54%) PHP
16 29 (15.03%) Mentoring
16 29 (15.03%) Microservices
17 28 (14.51%) MySQL
17 28 (14.51%) Test Automation
18 26 (13.47%) Node.js
18 26 (13.47%) Python
19 25 (12.95%) SQL Server
20 24 (12.44%) TDD
20 24 (12.44%) Vue.js
20 24 (12.44%) .NET Core
21 23 (11.92%) 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 12 (6.22%) IIS
2 11 (5.70%) CMS
3 8 (4.15%) Umbraco
4 7 (3.63%) Drupal
5 6 (3.11%) WordPress
6 5 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.04%) Podio
8 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.52%) Apache
8 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.04%) Sketch
2 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.70%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 54 (27.98%) AWS
2 53 (27.46%) Azure
3 14 (7.25%) GCP
4 11 (5.70%) GitHub
5 8 (4.15%) Power Platform
6 7 (3.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (3.63%) SaaS
7 2 (1.04%) Azure Service Bus
7 2 (1.04%) npm
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.52%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (0.52%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.52%) PaaS
8 1 (0.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.55%) HTTP
2 2 (1.04%) Firewall
2 2 (1.04%) SNMP
3 1 (0.52%) VPN
3 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.51%) MySQL
2 25 (12.95%) SQL Server
3 21 (10.88%) Redis
4 20 (10.36%) Relational Database
5 17 (8.81%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (8.29%) MongoDB
7 10 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (4.15%) Power BI
8 8 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (2.07%) Big Data
11 3 (1.55%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.52%) Essbase
13 1 (0.52%) GIS
13 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.52%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 36 (18.65%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.18%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.66%) Selenium
3 9 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.63%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.63%) JIRA
5 5 (2.59%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.07%) IntelliJ
6 4 (2.07%) Subversion
6 4 (2.07%) webpack
7 3 (1.55%) Cypress.io
7 3 (1.55%) gulp
7 3 (1.55%) Mocha
8 2 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.52%) Grunt
9 1 (0.52%) NUnit
9 1 (0.52%) Postman
9 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (19.17%) Social Skills
2 19 (9.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 14 (7.25%) Finance
4 11 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.18%) Documentation Skills
6 9 (4.66%) Publishing
7 6 (3.11%) Automotive
7 6 (3.11%) Retail
8 5 (2.59%) Influencing Skills
9 4 (2.07%) Financial Institution
9 4 (2.07%) Marketing
10 3 (1.55%) Banking
10 3 (1.55%) Public Sector
11 2 (1.04%) Billing
12 1 (0.52%) Law
12 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.52%) Military
12 1 (0.52%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 138 (71.50%) Developer
2 36 (18.65%) Software Engineer
3 29 (15.03%) Full Stack Developer
4 26 (13.47%) Software Developer
5 23 (11.92%) Java Developer
6 20 (10.36%) .NET Developer
7 19 (9.84%) PHP Developer
8 17 (8.81%) Senior Developer
9 13 (6.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (6.22%) C# Developer
11 10 (5.18%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (3.63%) .NET Software Developer
12 7 (3.63%) Angular Developer
12 7 (3.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 6 (3.11%) Web Developer
14 5 (2.59%) Automation Tester
14 5 (2.59%) Junior
14 5 (2.59%) Salesforce Developer
14 5 (2.59%) Salesforce Software Engineer
14 5 (2.59%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (52.33%) React
2 73 (37.82%) AngularJS
3 67 (34.72%) HTML
4 54 (27.98%) CSS
5 53 (27.46%) .NET
6 26 (13.47%) Node.js
7 24 (12.44%) .NET Core
7 24 (12.44%) Vue.js
8 23 (11.92%) ASP.NET
8 23 (11.92%) Web Services
9 22 (11.40%) jQuery
10 19 (9.84%) HTML5
11 17 (8.81%) REST
11 17 (8.81%) Spring Boot
12 16 (8.29%) XML
13 15 (7.77%) .NET Framework
14 14 (7.25%) Laravel
15 12 (6.22%) Spring
16 10 (5.18%) EDI
16 10 (5.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.77%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (6.74%) User Experience
3 9 (4.66%) BBC
4 8 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.11%) FMCG
5 6 (3.11%) Raspberry Pi
6 5 (2.59%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.59%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.59%) Life Science
6 5 (2.59%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.15%) Linux
2 4 (2.07%) Android
2 4 (2.07%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.04%) Unix
3 2 (1.04%) Windows
4 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.98%) Full Stack Development
3 52 (26.94%) Software Engineering
4 51 (26.42%) DevOps
5 38 (19.69%) Web Development
6 35 (18.13%) SDLC
7 29 (15.03%) Mentoring
7 29 (15.03%) Microservices
8 28 (14.51%) Test Automation
9 24 (12.44%) TDD
10 23 (11.92%) OOP
11 21 (10.88%) Front End Development
12 19 (9.84%) MVC
13 17 (8.81%) E-Commerce
14 15 (7.77%) BDD
14 15 (7.77%) OO
15 14 (7.25%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (6.74%) Computer Science
17 10 (5.18%) Analytics
17 10 (5.18%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (35.23%) Java
2 67 (34.72%) C#
3 42 (21.76%) SQL
4 30 (15.54%) PHP
5 26 (13.47%) Python
6 20 (10.36%) Scala
6 20 (10.36%) TypeScript
7 13 (6.74%) Ruby
8 10 (5.18%) C++
9 9 (4.66%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.15%) Java 8
11 7 (3.63%) Perl
12 5 (2.59%) Apple Swift
12 5 (2.59%) Dart
12 5 (2.59%) Kotlin
12 5 (2.59%) MATLAB
12 5 (2.59%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.59%) Pascal
12 5 (2.59%) R
12 5 (2.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (9.84%) Degree
2 10 (5.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (4.15%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.15%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) ACSP
4 1 (0.52%) CCNA
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.52%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.52%) MCSE
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.70%) QA
2 10 (5.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (8.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (8.81%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.07%) Terraform
3 1 (0.52%) Ansible
3 1 (0.52%) Istio
3 1 (0.52%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (9.84%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.25%) Google
3 10 (5.18%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.59%) Adobe
4 5 (2.59%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.59%) Zend
5 4 (2.07%) Oracle
6 3 (1.55%) Informatica
7 2 (1.04%) Cisco
7 2 (1.04%) Citrix
7 2 (1.04%) Sybase
8 1 (0.52%) Apple
8 1 (0.52%) Avaya
8 1 (0.52%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.52%) ESRI
8 1 (0.52%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.52%) Splunk
8 1 (0.52%) VMware