The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 12 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 396 427 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.95% 14.43% 18.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.75% 29.49% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 229 297 374
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1427 1448 1646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 61.09% 48.92% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 812 928 1058
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing JavaScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Scotland

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in Scotland

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Scotland

JavaScript
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +2 186 £40,000 +3.89% 29
Edinburgh +4 176 £40,000 -11.11% 41
Dundee +5 9 £36,250 +20.83% 3
West Lothian -11 8 £45,000 +33.33% 2
Stirling +8 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Fife 0 2 - - 2
South Lanarkshire 0 2 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Angus - 2 £38,750 -
Aberdeen +2 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Lothian - 1 - -
Moray - 1 - -
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 536 (71.75%) HTML
2 465 (62.25%) CSS
3 326 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
4 312 (41.77%) C#
5 306 (40.96%) .NET
6 278 (37.22%) AngularJS
7 267 (35.74%) MVC
8 224 (29.99%) SQL Server
9 216 (28.92%) ASP.NET
10 199 (26.64%) HTML5
11 179 (23.96%) Java
12 177 (23.69%) SQL
13 160 (21.42%) Web Development
14 152 (20.35%) jQuery
15 138 (18.47%) TDD
16 135 (18.07%) Finance
17 132 (17.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 128 (17.14%) CSS3
19 107 (14.32%) Git (software)
20 103 (13.79%) Software Engineering
21 102 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
22 101 (13.52%) Scrum
22 101 (13.52%) OO
23 95 (12.72%) Microsoft
24 89 (11.91%) PHP
25 81 (10.84%) Degree
25 81 (10.84%) SDLC
26 79 (10.58%) Front End Development
27 77 (10.31%) React
28 76 (10.17%) Node.js

JavaScript
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 61 (8.17%) CMS
2 25 (3.35%) IIS
3 20 (2.68%) Tomcat
4 18 (2.41%) Umbraco
5 17 (2.28%) JBoss
6 14 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (1.74%) WordPress
8 12 (1.61%) Drupal
9 11 (1.47%) SharePoint
10 10 (1.34%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.34%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.20%) Apache
12 8 (1.07%) Alfresco
12 8 (1.07%) Apache Spark
12 8 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.54%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.54%) EPiServer
15 3 (0.40%) Liferay
Applications
1 34 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 27 (3.61%) MS Excel
3 19 (2.54%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.80%) Adobe Captivate
4 6 (0.80%) InDesign
4 6 (0.80%) MS Office
5 4 (0.54%) InVision
5 4 (0.54%) UXPin
6 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.13%) GIMP
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.67%) Magento
2 3 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 50 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (4.28%) SaaS
3 31 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (2.01%) Google Analytics
5 14 (1.87%) GitHub
6 8 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.54%) iPaaS
7 4 (0.54%) PaaS
8 2 (0.27%) Slack
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.13%) Office 365
9 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.14%) GoToMeeting
2 13 (1.74%) Internet
3 7 (0.94%) Intranet
4 5 (0.67%) HTTP
4 5 (0.67%) LDAP
5 3 (0.40%) DNS
5 3 (0.40%) Firewall
5 3 (0.40%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.40%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.27%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.27%) MQTT
6 2 (0.27%) Network Security
7 1 (0.13%) LAN
7 1 (0.13%) SNMP
7 1 (0.13%) SSH
7 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (29.99%) SQL Server
2 67 (8.97%) MySQL
3 54 (7.23%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.02%) RDBMS
5 25 (3.35%) MongoDB
6 22 (2.95%) NoSQL
7 20 (2.68%) Big Data
8 18 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.07%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.80%) ArangoDB
14 6 (0.80%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
15 5 (0.67%) GIS
15 5 (0.67%) HBase
16 4 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 107 (14.32%) Git (software)
2 75 (10.04%) Visual Studio
3 46 (6.16%) Jenkins
3 46 (6.16%) Selenium
4 39 (5.22%) Maven
5 25 (3.35%) Subversion
6 19 (2.54%) Grunt
7 18 (2.41%) gulp
8 17 (2.28%) Axure RP
8 17 (2.28%) JUnit
9 16 (2.14%) Dreamweaver
10 14 (1.87%) Eclipse
11 13 (1.74%) Bower
12 12 (1.61%) Artifactory
13 11 (1.47%) Ant
13 11 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (1.07%) JIRA
16 7 (0.94%) Cucumber
16 7 (0.94%) NUnit
General
1 135 (18.07%) Finance
2 28 (3.75%) Marketing
3 25 (3.35%) Games
4 12 (1.61%) Retail
5 11 (1.47%) Banking
6 8 (1.07%) Publishing
7 7 (0.94%) Automotive
8 5 (0.67%) German Language
8 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.40%) Advertising
9 3 (0.40%) Local Government
10 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.27%) Legal
10 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 561 (75.10%) Developer
2 140 (18.74%) .NET Developer
3 115 (15.39%) Senior Developer
4 102 (13.65%) C# Developer
5 90 (12.05%) Web Developer
6 67 (8.97%) Java Developer
7 63 (8.43%) Software Engineer
8 62 (8.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 56 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
9 56 (7.50%) Software Developer
10 44 (5.89%) C# .NET Developer
11 38 (5.09%) ASP.NET Developer
11 38 (5.09%) PHP Developer
12 35 (4.69%) Full Stack Developer
12 35 (4.69%) Lead Developer
13 30 (4.02%) Designer
14 25 (3.35%) Senior Software Engineer
15 24 (3.21%) Senior .NET Developer
15 24 (3.21%) UI Developer
16 23 (3.08%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 536 (71.75%) HTML
2 465 (62.25%) CSS
3 306 (40.96%) .NET
4 278 (37.22%) AngularJS
5 216 (28.92%) ASP.NET
6 199 (26.64%) HTML5
7 152 (20.35%) jQuery
8 132 (17.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 128 (17.14%) CSS3
10 77 (10.31%) React
11 76 (10.17%) Node.js
12 69 (9.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 69 (9.24%) Spring
13 67 (8.97%) .NET Framework
14 66 (8.84%) Ajax
15 65 (8.70%) RESTful
15 65 (8.70%) Web Services
16 62 (8.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 58 (7.76%) Entity Framework
18 48 (6.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (10.04%) User Experience
2 37 (4.95%) Computer Science
3 26 (3.48%) Mobile App
4 19 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (1.61%) Data Structures
6 11 (1.47%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (0.94%) e-Learning
9 6 (0.80%) Digital Media
9 6 (0.80%) Fintech
9 6 (0.80%) FMCG
9 6 (0.80%) Internet of Things
9 6 (0.80%) Social Media
10 4 (0.54%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.40%) Arduino
11 3 (0.40%) Blog
11 3 (0.40%) Raspberry Pi
12 2 (0.27%) PlayStation
12 2 (0.27%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.27%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 54 (7.23%) Linux
2 29 (3.88%) Windows
3 28 (3.75%) Android
4 27 (3.61%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.94%) Unix
6 5 (0.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.27%) AIX
8 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.27%) Solaris
8 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.13%) CentOS
9 1 (0.13%) Debian
9 1 (0.13%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (35.74%) MVC
3 160 (21.42%) Web Development
4 138 (18.47%) TDD
5 103 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 102 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
7 101 (13.52%) OO
7 101 (13.52%) Scrum
8 81 (10.84%) SDLC
9 79 (10.58%) Front End Development
10 61 (8.17%) Mentoring
11 58 (7.76%) Responsive Web Design
12 44 (5.89%) BDD
13 42 (5.62%) Analytics
14 35 (4.69%) Open Source
15 33 (4.42%) Web Design
16 32 (4.28%) Content Management
16 32 (4.28%) SOA
17 30 (4.02%) Unit Testing
17 30 (4.02%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 312 (41.77%) C#
2 179 (23.96%) Java
3 177 (23.69%) SQL
4 89 (11.91%) PHP
5 52 (6.96%) Python
5 52 (6.96%) Ruby
6 21 (2.81%) C++
6 21 (2.81%) VB.NET
7 16 (2.14%) T-SQL
8 14 (1.87%) Perl
9 11 (1.47%) Bash Shell
9 11 (1.47%) Scala
10 10 (1.34%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.34%) VB
11 9 (1.20%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.07%) C
13 5 (0.67%) Clojure
13 5 (0.67%) TypeScript
13 5 (0.67%) XPath
14 4 (0.54%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 81 (10.84%) Degree
2 13 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.54%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.40%) ISEB
4 3 (0.40%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.27%) HND
5 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.13%) MCP
6 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.74%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (2.28%) Docker
2 10 (1.34%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) XenApp
5 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (1.47%) Puppet
2 6 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.67%) Ansible
4 4 (0.54%) cPanel
5 2 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.27%) MOM
6 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.13%) Mesos
Vendors
1 95 (12.72%) Microsoft
2 41 (5.49%) Oracle
3 40 (5.35%) Adobe
4 21 (2.81%) Google
5 17 (2.28%) Xamarin
6 14 (1.87%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.47%) Twitter
8 10 (1.34%) Zend
9 6 (0.80%) CyberArk
10 5 (0.67%) Facebook
10 5 (0.67%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.54%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.54%) Vertica
12 3 (0.40%) Forcepoint
12 3 (0.40%) Intel Security
12 3 (0.40%) Splunk
12 3 (0.40%) Sybase
12 3 (0.40%) Symantec
12 3 (0.40%) VMware
13 2 (0.27%) Aveksa
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Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum Healthcare, Pension, 33 days Hols
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, 33 days Hols
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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West Lothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £24000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
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ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: to 60,000 + bonus and benefits
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Posted: 6 days ago
Midlothian
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + bonus and benefits
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