Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 925 903 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.33% 17.45% 15.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.77% 32.34% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 641 609 698
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.63% +6.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,000 £55,500 £52,875
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3455 2792 3239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 61.01% 53.94% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 1714 2015
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £59,900
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Glasgow 0 423 £44,000 +10.00% 25
Edinburgh -4 408 £40,000 - 40
Dundee +6 23 £35,000 -10.26% 6
West Lothian -4 16 £40,000 -
Orkney Islands - 12 £40,000 -
South Lanarkshire -4 10 £42,500 +21.43%
Stirling -1 9 £44,500 -6.32%
Aberdeen -8 8 £35,000 -12.50%
Fife -1 5 £35,625 -16.18%
Aberdeenshire -1 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 £55,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £42,000 - 1
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 608 (65.73%) HTML
2 465 (50.27%) CSS
3 447 (48.32%) Agile Software Development
4 388 (41.95%) C#
5 344 (37.19%) .NET
6 312 (33.73%) Java
7 310 (33.51%) AngularJS
8 295 (31.89%) MVC
9 261 (28.22%) TDD
10 253 (27.35%) HTML5
11 234 (25.30%) ASP.NET
12 230 (24.86%) SQL Server
13 211 (22.81%) SQL
14 197 (21.30%) Scrum
15 189 (20.43%) CSS3
16 180 (19.46%) ASP.NET MVC
17 165 (17.84%) Software Engineering
17 165 (17.84%) Continuous Integration
18 163 (17.62%) React
19 159 (17.19%) jQuery
20 144 (15.57%) Git (software)
21 143 (15.46%) Finance
22 116 (12.54%) Spring
23 115 (12.43%) Python
24 113 (12.22%) Node.js
25 112 (12.11%) SDLC
26 111 (12.00%) Web Development
27 106 (11.46%) OO
28 105 (11.35%) Visual Studio
29 104 (11.24%) Degree

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 35 (3.78%) Tomcat
2 32 (3.46%) CMS
3 31 (3.35%) SharePoint
4 27 (2.92%) JBoss
5 21 (2.27%) Umbraco
6 18 (1.95%) WebLogic
6 18 (1.95%) WebSphere
7 17 (1.84%) Jetty
8 14 (1.51%) Drupal
9 11 (1.19%) Apache
9 11 (1.19%) Confluence
9 11 (1.19%) WordPress
10 10 (1.08%) IIS
11 7 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.65%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.54%) K2 blackpearl
13 5 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 16 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.32%) InDesign
4 3 (0.32%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.22%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 9 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.43%) Magento
3 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 76 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (6.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (4.54%) GitHub
4 33 (3.57%) SaaS
5 11 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.65%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.65%) Office 365
7 6 (0.65%) Slack
8 5 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 5 (0.54%) npm
9 4 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.43%) IaaS
9 4 (0.43%) Trello
10 3 (0.32%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 1 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.84%) AMQP
2 16 (1.73%) Internet
3 11 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.76%) SMS
5 5 (0.54%) HTTP
5 5 (0.54%) SSL
6 4 (0.43%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.32%) Intranet
8 1 (0.11%) DHCP
8 1 (0.11%) Firewall
8 1 (0.11%) LAN
8 1 (0.11%) Network Security
8 1 (0.11%) RS-232
8 1 (0.11%) SNMP
8 1 (0.11%) VPN
8 1 (0.11%) WAN
8 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (24.86%) SQL Server
2 73 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 62 (6.70%) Relational Database
4 61 (6.59%) MongoDB
5 56 (6.05%) MySQL
6 32 (3.46%) Hadoop
6 32 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (2.81%) RDBMS
8 25 (2.70%) Big Data
9 24 (2.59%) Redis
10 22 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (1.95%) Couchbase
12 17 (1.84%) Riak
13 16 (1.73%) Blockchain
14 10 (1.08%) Oracle Database
15 8 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
16 6 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 4 (0.43%) DB2
17 4 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
17 4 (0.43%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 144 (15.57%) Git (software)
2 105 (11.35%) Visual Studio
3 58 (6.27%) Selenium
4 49 (5.30%) Subversion
5 37 (4.00%) JUnit
6 35 (3.78%) Maven
7 34 (3.68%) Cucumber
8 31 (3.35%) JIRA
9 18 (1.95%) FitNesse
9 18 (1.95%) Jasmine
9 18 (1.95%) Jenkins
9 18 (1.95%) TeamCity
9 18 (1.95%) Vagrant
10 15 (1.62%) Grunt
10 15 (1.62%) gulp
11 14 (1.51%) Protractor
12 13 (1.41%) Bitbucket
12 13 (1.41%) NUnit
12 13 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
12 13 (1.41%) TestNG
General
1 143 (15.46%) Finance
2 41 (4.43%) Banking
3 24 (2.59%) Retail
4 15 (1.62%) Manufacturing
5 14 (1.51%) Advertising
6 13 (1.41%) Games
6 13 (1.41%) Marketing
7 9 (0.97%) Automotive
7 9 (0.97%) Electronics
8 7 (0.76%) Legal
9 5 (0.54%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.43%) Prime Brokerage
11 3 (0.32%) Publishing
12 2 (0.22%) Law
12 2 (0.22%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.11%) Back Office
13 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Local Government
13 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 682 (73.73%) Developer
2 149 (16.11%) C# Developer
3 127 (13.73%) .NET Developer
4 114 (12.32%) Java Developer
5 113 (12.22%) Senior Developer
6 110 (11.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 93 (10.05%) Full Stack Developer
8 80 (8.65%) Software Engineer
9 74 (8.00%) Software Developer
10 69 (7.46%) Web Developer
11 43 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
11 43 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 41 (4.43%) PHP Developer
13 37 (4.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 36 (3.89%) ASP.NET Developer
15 32 (3.46%) Senior C# Developer
16 31 (3.35%) Senior Full Stack Developer
17 26 (2.81%) Lead Developer
18 25 (2.70%) Applications Developer
18 25 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 608 (65.73%) HTML
2 465 (50.27%) CSS
3 344 (37.19%) .NET
4 310 (33.51%) AngularJS
5 253 (27.35%) HTML5
6 234 (25.30%) ASP.NET
7 189 (20.43%) CSS3
8 180 (19.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 163 (17.62%) React
10 159 (17.19%) jQuery
11 116 (12.54%) Spring
12 113 (12.22%) Node.js
13 96 (10.38%) JSON
14 86 (9.30%) .NET Framework
15 76 (8.22%) Hibernate
15 76 (8.22%) REST
16 69 (7.46%) RESTful
17 65 (7.03%) Web Services
18 64 (6.92%) Ember.js
19 56 (6.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 59 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 58 (6.27%) User Experience
4 31 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (2.05%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.19%) Optoelectronics
8 9 (0.97%) Algorithms
8 9 (0.97%) Internet of Things
9 8 (0.86%) e-Learning
9 8 (0.86%) Equities
9 8 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (0.86%) Social Media
10 7 (0.76%) Data Structures
10 7 (0.76%) Fintech
10 7 (0.76%) Management Information System
10 7 (0.76%) NHS
11 5 (0.54%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.43%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.32%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 47 (5.08%) Linux
2 30 (3.24%) Windows
3 27 (2.92%) Unix
4 26 (2.81%) Apple iOS
5 25 (2.70%) Android
6 5 (0.54%) CentOS
6 5 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.43%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.32%) Debian
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (48.32%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (31.89%) MVC
3 261 (28.22%) TDD
4 197 (21.30%) Scrum
5 165 (17.84%) Continuous Integration
5 165 (17.84%) Software Engineering
6 112 (12.11%) SDLC
7 111 (12.00%) Web Development
8 106 (11.46%) OO
9 87 (9.41%) BDD
10 76 (8.22%) Test Automation
11 72 (7.78%) Front End Development
12 70 (7.57%) Mentoring
13 63 (6.81%) Open Source
14 62 (6.70%) Unit Testing
15 46 (4.97%) Analytics
16 39 (4.22%) Kanban
17 37 (4.00%) DevOps
18 30 (3.24%) Coaching
19 29 (3.14%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 388 (41.95%) C#
2 312 (33.73%) Java
3 211 (22.81%) SQL
4 115 (12.43%) Python
5 94 (10.16%) PHP
6 68 (7.35%) Ruby
7 32 (3.46%) C++
8 25 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 24 (2.59%) C
10 20 (2.16%) T-SQL
11 18 (1.95%) TypeScript
12 16 (1.73%) VB.NET
13 15 (1.62%) Scala
14 14 (1.51%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.30%) Groovy
15 12 (1.30%) Perl
15 12 (1.30%) VB
16 8 (0.86%) Clojure
17 7 (0.76%) ActionScript
17 7 (0.76%) ES6
Qualifications
1 104 (11.24%) Degree
2 33 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.32%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.22%) MBA
5 2 (0.22%) MCP
5 2 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.22%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.11%) ISEB
6 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.11%) MCSA
6 1 (0.11%) MCSE
6 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.89%) QA
2 5 (0.54%) SLA
3 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.11%) JTAG
System Software
1 47 (5.08%) Docker
2 11 (1.19%) Firmware
3 3 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 33 (3.57%) Puppet
2 32 (3.46%) Ansible
3 29 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (1.84%) Cobbler
5 13 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.43%) Grafana
7 3 (0.32%) Rancher
8 2 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.22%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.22%) Nagios
9 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.11%) Kibana
9 1 (0.11%) logstash
9 1 (0.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 70 (7.57%) Oracle
2 65 (7.03%) Microsoft
3 24 (2.59%) Adobe
4 18 (1.95%) Xamarin
5 17 (1.84%) IBM
5 17 (1.84%) TIBCO
6 11 (1.19%) Zend
7 9 (0.97%) ServiceNow
8 8 (0.86%) Sitecore
9 7 (0.76%) Google
10 6 (0.65%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.54%) Informatica
11 5 (0.54%) Sybase
12 4 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.43%) Tableau
13 3 (0.32%) Nintex
13 3 (0.32%) Perforce
14 2 (0.22%) ESRI
14 2 (0.22%) JD Edwards
14 2 (0.22%) Progress