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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 509 480 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 18.75% 16.75% 13.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.27% 32.06% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 352 278 276
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £48,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 1739 1497 1560
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 64.08% 52.23% 50.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 795 967
Median salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +1 269 £40,000 - 22
Edinburgh +1 207 £40,000 - 33
West Lothian +1 12 £37,500 -14.28% 1
Dundee -9 6 £42,500 +8.97% 4
Fife +7 5 £44,000 +12.82%
Aberdeen -8 4 £41,750 +4.37% 1
South Lanarkshire -1 3 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Falkirk - 2 £38,750 -
Stirling +3 1 £27,500 -42.10%
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 625 (70.15%) HTML
2 509 (57.13%) CSS
3 434 (48.71%) C#
4 424 (47.59%) .NET
5 399 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
6 364 (40.85%) AngularJS
7 356 (39.96%) MVC
8 310 (34.79%) SQL Server
9 287 (32.21%) ASP.NET
10 234 (26.26%) HTML5
11 215 (24.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 202 (22.67%) TDD
13 197 (22.11%) Java
14 196 (22.00%) Web Development
15 194 (21.77%) SQL
16 187 (20.99%) jQuery
17 167 (18.74%) CSS3
18 166 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
19 160 (17.96%) Scrum
20 148 (16.61%) Finance
21 142 (15.94%) Visual Studio
22 123 (13.80%) OO
23 108 (12.12%) PHP
23 108 (12.12%) React
24 105 (11.78%) Degree
25 103 (11.56%) SDLC
26 102 (11.45%) Git (software)
27 101 (11.34%) Front End Development
28 99 (11.11%) .NET Framework
29 98 (11.00%) Microsoft

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 75 (8.42%) CMS
2 31 (3.48%) Umbraco
3 26 (2.92%) Sitecore CMS
4 23 (2.58%) WordPress
5 22 (2.47%) Tomcat
6 21 (2.36%) Drupal
7 20 (2.24%) EPiServer
8 19 (2.13%) IIS
9 14 (1.57%) Apache
10 12 (1.35%) SharePoint
11 10 (1.12%) Apache Spark
12 7 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.67%) Content Management Server
14 5 (0.56%) JBoss
15 4 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.45%) Immediacy CMS
15 4 (0.45%) Kentico
15 4 (0.45%) Sitefinity
15 4 (0.45%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (2.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 18 (2.02%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.56%) InVision
5 5 (0.56%) UXPin
6 4 (0.45%) InDesign
7 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.11%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 18 (2.02%) Magento
2 5 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.22%) iTrent
3 2 (0.22%) Pega PRPC
3 2 (0.22%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 55 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (3.03%) GitHub
4 12 (1.35%) SaaS
5 7 (0.79%) Office 365
6 6 (0.67%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.67%) PaaS
7 5 (0.56%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.56%) iPaaS
8 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.34%) Trello
9 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 2 (0.22%) Slack
9 2 (0.22%) Yammer
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.11%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.23%) Internet
1 11 (1.23%) Intranet
2 9 (1.01%) GoToMeeting
3 6 (0.67%) LDAP
4 5 (0.56%) DNS
4 5 (0.56%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.45%) HTTP
5 4 (0.45%) SSL
6 3 (0.34%) Firewall
6 3 (0.34%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.34%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.22%) DHCP
7 2 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.22%) SMS
7 2 (0.22%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.11%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.11%) MQTT
8 1 (0.11%) Skype
8 1 (0.11%) SNMP
8 1 (0.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (34.79%) SQL Server
2 84 (9.43%) MySQL
3 57 (6.40%) Relational Database
4 36 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (3.59%) RDBMS
6 30 (3.37%) MongoDB
7 29 (3.25%) NoSQL
8 27 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (2.02%) Big Data
10 17 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.12%) Hadoop
14 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
15 7 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.79%) HBase
16 4 (0.45%) Amazon Redshift
16 4 (0.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 4 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 142 (15.94%) Visual Studio
2 102 (11.45%) Git (software)
3 39 (4.38%) Jenkins
4 36 (4.04%) Selenium
5 34 (3.82%) Maven
6 30 (3.37%) JUnit
7 29 (3.25%) Subversion
8 22 (2.47%) Jasmine
9 21 (2.36%) JIRA
9 21 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (1.68%) Eclipse
11 13 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
12 12 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
12 12 (1.35%) Protractor
13 10 (1.12%) Axure RP
13 10 (1.12%) Grunt
13 10 (1.12%) gulp
13 10 (1.12%) NUnit
13 10 (1.12%) TestNG
14 9 (1.01%) Cucumber
General
1 148 (16.61%) Finance
2 31 (3.48%) Marketing
3 21 (2.36%) Games
4 16 (1.80%) Automotive
4 16 (1.80%) Banking
5 10 (1.12%) Publishing
5 10 (1.12%) Retail
6 7 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.56%) Legal
8 4 (0.45%) Avionics
9 3 (0.34%) Advertising
10 2 (0.22%) German Language
10 2 (0.22%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.22%) Law
10 2 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 705 (79.12%) Developer
2 183 (20.54%) C# Developer
3 168 (18.86%) .NET Developer
4 121 (13.58%) Senior Developer
5 105 (11.78%) Web Developer
6 81 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 78 (8.75%) Full Stack Developer
8 73 (8.19%) Software Developer
9 70 (7.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 64 (7.18%) Java Developer
11 60 (6.73%) C# .NET Developer
12 55 (6.17%) Software Engineer
13 51 (5.72%) PHP Developer
14 42 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
15 38 (4.26%) Lead Developer
16 37 (4.15%) Senior .NET Developer
17 30 (3.37%) .NET Software Developer
17 30 (3.37%) Designer
17 30 (3.37%) Senior C# Developer
18 29 (3.25%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 625 (70.15%) HTML
2 509 (57.13%) CSS
3 424 (47.59%) .NET
4 364 (40.85%) AngularJS
5 287 (32.21%) ASP.NET
6 234 (26.26%) HTML5
7 215 (24.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 187 (20.99%) jQuery
9 167 (18.74%) CSS3
10 108 (12.12%) React
11 99 (11.11%) .NET Framework
12 78 (8.75%) Web Services
13 76 (8.53%) Ember.js
13 76 (8.53%) Node.js
14 75 (8.42%) JSON
15 74 (8.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 71 (7.97%) Ajax
17 69 (7.74%) ASP.NET Web API
18 65 (7.30%) RESTful
19 61 (6.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 94 (10.55%) User Experience
2 78 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
3 46 (5.16%) Computer Science
4 29 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 8 (0.90%) Algorithms
6 8 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (0.79%) Fintech
8 6 (0.67%) Blog
8 6 (0.67%) Data Structures
8 6 (0.67%) e-Learning
8 6 (0.67%) NHS
9 4 (0.45%) Photography
10 2 (0.22%) Arduino
10 2 (0.22%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.22%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.22%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.22%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 70 (7.86%) Linux
2 34 (3.82%) Windows
3 27 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 26 (2.92%) Android
5 22 (2.47%) Unix
6 5 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.56%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.45%) CentOS
8 3 (0.34%) AIX
8 3 (0.34%) Solaris
9 2 (0.22%) Debian
9 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (39.96%) MVC
3 202 (22.67%) TDD
4 196 (22.00%) Web Development
5 166 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
6 160 (17.96%) Scrum
7 123 (13.80%) OO
8 103 (11.56%) SDLC
9 101 (11.34%) Front End Development
10 94 (10.55%) Software Engineering
11 64 (7.18%) Responsive Web Design
12 60 (6.73%) Test Automation
13 59 (6.62%) Unit Testing
14 48 (5.39%) BDD
15 47 (5.27%) Mentoring
16 39 (4.38%) Open Source
17 36 (4.04%) Analytics
18 35 (3.93%) E-Commerce
19 34 (3.82%) Web Design
20 30 (3.37%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 434 (48.71%) C#
2 197 (22.11%) Java
3 194 (21.77%) SQL
4 108 (12.12%) PHP
5 71 (7.97%) Python
6 34 (3.82%) Ruby
7 24 (2.69%) T-SQL
8 18 (2.02%) C++
8 18 (2.02%) VB.NET
9 16 (1.80%) Scala
10 15 (1.68%) Perl
11 12 (1.35%) VB
12 11 (1.23%) TypeScript
13 10 (1.12%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.12%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.01%) C
15 6 (0.67%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.56%) XPath
17 4 (0.45%) VBScript
18 3 (0.34%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 105 (11.78%) Degree
2 33 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.56%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.34%) ISEB
5 3 (0.34%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.11%) MBA
6 1 (0.11%) MCP
6 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.35%) QA
2 2 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (2.47%) Docker
2 11 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.22%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.11%) HDFS
7 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (0.45%) cPanel
1 4 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.45%) Puppet
2 3 (0.34%) Ansible
3 2 (0.22%) WSUS
4 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 98 (11.00%) Microsoft
2 70 (7.86%) Oracle
3 29 (3.25%) Sitecore
4 27 (3.03%) Adobe
5 15 (1.68%) Xamarin
6 11 (1.23%) Google
7 8 (0.90%) ServiceNow
7 8 (0.90%) Twitter
7 8 (0.90%) Zend
8 6 (0.67%) CyberArk
8 6 (0.67%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.56%) Facebook
9 5 (0.56%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.45%) Sybase
11 3 (0.34%) Forcepoint
11 3 (0.34%) IBM
11 3 (0.34%) McAfee
11 3 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.34%) Symantec
11 3 (0.34%) VMware
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Generous Bonus Scheme Applicable
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum Healthcare, Pension, 33 days Hols
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Salary: Continuous Learning + Benefits
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: exceptional bonus
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Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Employee Benefits
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 12% Bonus + 15% Pension + Benefits
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Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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