Period
to 23 January 2019

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript Developer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 156 122
Rank change year-on-year +16 -34 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 86 81 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.68% 1.45% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.51% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 68 52 42
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,675 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4,908 5,380 4,473
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 96.57% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3,209 3,575 2,866
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +2.33% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,986 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,950 £65,000 £63,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in Scotland

JavaScript Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for JavaScript Developer in Scotland

JavaScript Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for JavaScript Developer in Scotland

JavaScript Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +38 54 £60,000 +14.29% 7
Glasgow -30 25 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Dundee +16 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
JavaScript Developer
UK

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, JavaScript Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 86 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (58.14%) Java
4 48 (55.81%) HTML
5 43 (50.00%) MVC
6 42 (48.84%) Finance
7 41 (47.67%) Degree
8 36 (41.86%) AngularJS
9 34 (39.53%) C#
10 33 (38.37%) React
11 32 (37.21%) .NET
12 30 (34.88%) SQL Server
12 30 (34.88%) CSS
12 30 (34.88%) HTML5
13 29 (33.72%) Git (software)
13 29 (33.72%) Front End Development
14 26 (30.23%) SQL
15 25 (29.07%) Windows
15 25 (29.07%) OO
15 25 (29.07%) Jenkins
16 24 (27.91%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (27.91%) TDD
17 23 (26.74%) NUnit
17 23 (26.74%) Software Testing
17 23 (26.74%) XML
17 23 (26.74%) Active Directory
17 23 (26.74%) IIS
17 23 (26.74%) JSON
17 23 (26.74%) Test Scripting
17 23 (26.74%) Continuous Integration

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 23 (26.74%) IIS
2 1 (1.16%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Infor CRM
1 1 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (4.65%) Serverless
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) GitHub
3 1 (1.16%) Slack
3 1 (1.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.16%) Power BI
3 1 (1.16%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 29 (33.72%) Git (software)
2 25 (29.07%) Jenkins
3 23 (26.74%) Cucumber
3 23 (26.74%) NUnit
3 23 (26.74%) SpecFlow
3 23 (26.74%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.49%) webpack
5 2 (2.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.16%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.16%) gulp
6 1 (1.16%) IntelliJ
General
1 42 (48.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.16%) Marketing
2 1 (1.16%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (55.81%) HTML
2 36 (41.86%) AngularJS
3 33 (38.37%) React
4 32 (37.21%) .NET
5 30 (34.88%) CSS
5 30 (34.88%) HTML5
6 24 (27.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 23 (26.74%) Gherkin
7 23 (26.74%) JSON
7 23 (26.74%) REST
7 23 (26.74%) XML
8 15 (17.44%) Sass
9 9 (10.47%) Node.js
10 7 (8.14%) Vue.js
11 5 (5.81%) jQuery
11 5 (5.81%) Web Services
12 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET
12 4 (4.65%) Express
12 4 (4.65%) Redux
13 3 (3.49%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.58%) User Experience
2 7 (8.14%) Fintech
3 5 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.07%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Android
2 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (50.00%) MVC
3 29 (33.72%) Front End Development
4 25 (29.07%) OO
5 24 (27.91%) TDD
6 23 (26.74%) Agile Testing
6 23 (26.74%) API Testing
6 23 (26.74%) BDD
6 23 (26.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 23 (26.74%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (26.74%) Open Source
6 23 (26.74%) Process Improvement
6 23 (26.74%) Scenario Testing
6 23 (26.74%) SDET
6 23 (26.74%) Software Testing
6 23 (26.74%) Test Automation
6 23 (26.74%) Test Scripting
6 23 (26.74%) User Stories
7 21 (24.42%) SDLC
8 18 (20.93%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 50 (58.14%) Java
3 34 (39.53%) C#
4 26 (30.23%) SQL
5 23 (26.74%) PowerShell
6 8 (9.30%) PHP
7 3 (3.49%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.33%) ES6
8 2 (2.33%) ES7
8 2 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (47.67%) Degree
2 11 (12.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (26.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (2.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.16%) Infor
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft