JavaScript Jobs in Scotland

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > Scotland

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland requiring JavaScript skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited JavaScript over the 6 months leading up to 19 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
19 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 35 28 11
Rank change year-on-year -7 -17 -3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 521 288 911
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 8.49% 7.34% 14.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.43% 19.37% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 175 213 533
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% -2.73% +15.79%
75th Percentile £69,250 £66,250 £69,035
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

All Programming Languages
Scotland

JavaScript falls under the Programming Languages category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring coding skills in Scotland.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,989 1,487 2,825
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 48.73% 37.88% 44.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,038 939 1,693
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,874 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +14.58%
75th Percentile £67,500 £72,433 £70,000
90th Percentile £78,893 £82,548 £83,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Scotland

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in Scotland

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 July 2024.

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 19 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow -16 340 £55,000 +4.76% 17
Edinburgh +9 113 £62,500 +4.17% 12
Aberdeen +8 26 £38,500 -9.41% 4
Dundee +7 20 £47,500 +14.46%
Fife -6 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Lanarkshire -7 4 - - 10
Stirling - 3 £50,000 -
South Lanarkshire +3 1 £29,000 - 2
Aberdeenshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 53 (10.17%) FileNet
2 46 (8.83%) ArcGIS
2 46 (8.83%) GeoServer
3 17 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (1.73%) CMS
5 9 (1.73%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.15%) WordPress
7 4 (0.77%) Confluence
8 2 (0.38%) Apache
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.19%) IIS
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Exchange
9 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.58%) InVision
1 3 (0.58%) Sketch
2 1 (0.19%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.19%) Trello
Business Applications
1 9 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.96%) Sage 200
2 5 (0.96%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 222 (42.61%) AWS
2 100 (19.19%) Azure
3 57 (10.94%) Amazon S3
4 24 (4.61%) SaaS
5 22 (4.22%) GCP
6 17 (3.26%) Figma
7 13 (2.50%) Power Platform
8 11 (2.11%) GitHub
8 11 (2.11%) SurveyMonkey
9 9 (1.73%) BlazeMeter
9 9 (1.73%) Serverless
10 8 (1.54%) Power Automate
11 7 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (1.15%) PowerApps
13 5 (0.96%) Amazon ECS
13 5 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.96%) Azure DevOps
14 4 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
15 3 (0.58%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.15%) Network Security
2 5 (0.96%) Internet
3 4 (0.77%) HTTP
3 4 (0.77%) MQTT
4 2 (0.38%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.38%) Intranet
5 1 (0.19%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (16.51%) NoSQL
2 75 (14.40%) Elasticsearch
3 59 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
4 55 (10.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 49 (9.40%) GIS
6 46 (8.83%) QGIS
7 43 (8.25%) Relational Database
8 30 (5.76%) MySQL
9 27 (5.18%) SQL Server
10 23 (4.41%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.15%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.15%) Power BI
12 4 (0.77%) DynamoDB
13 2 (0.38%) Looker
13 2 (0.38%) SQLite
14 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.19%) Redis
14 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 135 (25.91%) JUnit
2 89 (17.08%) Cypress.io
3 63 (12.09%) Selenium
4 62 (11.90%) WebDriver
5 61 (11.71%) Jasmine
5 61 (11.71%) Karma Test Runner
6 60 (11.52%) Protractor
7 35 (6.72%) Git
7 35 (6.72%) Maven
8 30 (5.76%) Jenkins
9 27 (5.18%) JIRA
10 25 (4.80%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.92%) Gradle
11 10 (1.92%) Visual Studio
12 9 (1.73%) JMeter
13 8 (1.54%) webpack
14 5 (0.96%) Eclipse
15 2 (0.38%) CircleCI
15 2 (0.38%) SonarQube
15 2 (0.38%) Terragrunt
General
1 267 (51.25%) Finance
2 265 (50.86%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 242 (46.45%) Law
4 110 (21.11%) Banking
4 110 (21.11%) Marketing
5 98 (18.81%) Investment Banking
6 52 (9.98%) Social Skills
7 44 (8.45%) Legal
8 19 (3.65%) Games
9 17 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (2.88%) Publishing
11 13 (2.50%) Front Office
12 10 (1.92%) Manufacturing
13 9 (1.73%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.96%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.96%) Public Sector
15 4 (0.77%) Electronics
15 4 (0.77%) Tech for Good
15 4 (0.77%) Telecoms
16 3 (0.58%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 299 (57.39%) Software Engineer
2 141 (27.06%) Developer
3 107 (20.54%) Senior
4 106 (20.35%) Java Engineer
4 106 (20.35%) Lead
5 105 (20.15%) Java Software Engineer
6 92 (17.66%) Lead Software Engineer
7 81 (15.55%) Full Stack Engineer
7 81 (15.55%) Full Stack Software Engineer
8 53 (10.17%) Senior Software Engineer
9 37 (7.10%) Lead Java Engineer
10 34 (6.53%) Python Engineer
10 34 (6.53%) Python Software Engineer
11 33 (6.33%) Senior Developer
12 28 (5.37%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 22 (4.22%) AWS Engineer
13 22 (4.22%) Software Developer
14 21 (4.03%) AWS Software Engineer
14 21 (4.03%) QA Engineer
15 18 (3.45%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (70.63%) React
2 306 (58.73%) CSS
3 252 (48.37%) HTML
4 217 (41.65%) AngularJS
5 203 (38.96%) Spring
6 190 (36.47%) Node.js
7 145 (27.83%) JSON
7 145 (27.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 141 (27.06%) jQuery
9 134 (25.72%) J2EE
10 133 (25.53%) Hibernate
11 132 (25.34%) JMS
12 100 (19.19%) .NET
13 78 (14.97%) Kafka
14 74 (14.20%) .NET Core
15 64 (12.28%) Jest
15 64 (12.28%) Spring Boot
16 55 (10.56%) GraphQL
17 53 (10.17%) Spring Integration
18 48 (9.21%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 104 (19.96%) Algorithms
2 103 (19.77%) Cloud Native
3 84 (16.12%) Data Structures
4 22 (4.22%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (3.84%) Market Risk
6 16 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.88%) Distributed Applications
7 15 (2.88%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.88%) Private Cloud
8 12 (2.30%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.34%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.34%) Renewable Energy
10 6 (1.15%) Product Ownership
11 5 (0.96%) Distributed Systems
11 5 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.77%) Arduino
12 4 (0.77%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.77%) IoT
12 4 (0.77%) Virtual Reality
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.69%) Linux
2 7 (1.34%) Android
3 4 (0.77%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.58%) Windows
5 2 (0.38%) Unix
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (67.95%) Agile
2 326 (62.57%) Software Engineering
3 235 (45.11%) CI/CD
4 230 (44.15%) SDLC
5 199 (38.20%) Operational Stability
6 163 (31.29%) Artificial Intelligence
7 162 (31.09%) Community of Practice
7 162 (31.09%) Machine Learning
8 143 (27.45%) Full Stack Development
9 130 (24.95%) Web Development
10 122 (23.42%) Visualisation
11 113 (21.69%) Microservices
12 106 (20.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 104 (19.96%) TDD
14 93 (17.85%) DevOps
15 80 (15.36%) BDD
16 79 (15.16%) Multithreading
17 72 (13.82%) Problem-Solving
18 70 (13.44%) Test Automation
19 65 (12.48%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 225 (43.19%) Java
2 213 (40.88%) TypeScript
3 156 (29.94%) SQL
4 155 (29.75%) Python
5 89 (17.08%) C#
6 22 (4.22%) PHP
7 20 (3.84%) Groovy
8 19 (3.65%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.54%) C
10 7 (1.34%) C++
11 5 (0.96%) Go
12 4 (0.77%) Kotlin
12 4 (0.77%) R
13 3 (0.58%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.58%) Ruby
14 2 (0.38%) Bash
14 2 (0.38%) Elixir
14 2 (0.38%) Perl
14 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (9.21%) SC Cleared
1 48 (9.21%) Security Cleared
2 35 (6.72%) Degree
3 14 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (0.96%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.38%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.38%) Azure Certification
6 2 (0.38%) ISEB
6 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.19%) OCP
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (9.02%) QA
2 41 (7.87%) Accessibility
3 3 (0.58%) WCAG
4 1 (0.19%) GDPR
4 1 (0.19%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (5.37%) Docker
2 4 (0.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 89 (17.08%) Kubernetes
2 18 (3.45%) Terraform
3 6 (1.15%) Ansible
4 4 (0.77%) Istio
5 1 (0.19%) Grafana
5 1 (0.19%) Progress Chef
5 1 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (11.32%) Oracle
2 46 (8.83%) ESRI
3 31 (5.95%) Microsoft
4 10 (1.92%) Google
5 9 (1.73%) TOWER Software
6 6 (1.15%) Splunk
7 5 (0.96%) Sage
8 4 (0.77%) Facebook
8 4 (0.77%) ForgeRock
8 4 (0.77%) NVIDIA
8 4 (0.77%) SAP
8 4 (0.77%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.58%) Apple
9 3 (0.58%) Sony
9 3 (0.58%) Yahoo!
10 2 (0.38%) Adobe
10 2 (0.38%) Black Duck
10 2 (0.38%) Netlify
10 2 (0.38%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.19%) Dynatrace