Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 196 170 216
Rank change year-on-year -26 +46 -15
Permanent jobs citing npm 31 65 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.60% 1.19% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.22% 6.07% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 56 6
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £30,875 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £63,750 £52,500
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

npm is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,399 1,071 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 27.14% 19.53% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 904 666 428
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

npm
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for npm in Scotland

npm
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for npm in Scotland

npm
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing npm in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for npm in Scotland

npm
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 August 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 -18 16 £45,000 -14.29% 7
Glasgow +8 13 £35,000 -1.41% 3
Scottish Borders - 2 - -
npm
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT jobs citing npm also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for npm.

1 30 (96.77%) JavaScript
2 28 (90.32%) HTML
2 28 (90.32%) CSS
3 26 (83.87%) AngularJS
4 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
4 19 (61.29%) gulp
5 18 (58.06%) Front End Development
6 17 (54.84%) ES6
6 17 (54.84%) RESTful
7 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (41.94%) JSON
8 13 (41.94%) Java
8 13 (41.94%) TypeScript
9 12 (38.71%) React
9 12 (38.71%) webpack
9 12 (38.71%) Web Development
10 11 (35.48%) MVC
10 11 (35.48%) Sass
10 11 (35.48%) CSS3
11 10 (32.26%) HTML5
11 10 (32.26%) User Experience
12 9 (29.03%) Linux
13 8 (25.81%) Python
13 8 (25.81%) .NET
13 8 (25.81%) PHP
13 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
13 8 (25.81%) Chai
13 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (25.81%) Mocha
14 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap

npm
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 2 (6.45%) Drupal
1 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe XD
1 1 (3.23%) Figma
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.23%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.13%) Datadog
3 2 (6.45%) GitHub
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.45%) SaaS
3 2 (6.45%) Yarn
4 1 (3.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (19.35%) MySQL
3 5 (16.13%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (16.13%) Couchbase
3 5 (16.13%) Mixpanel
4 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.45%) Redis
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
1 19 (61.29%) gulp
2 12 (38.71%) webpack
3 8 (25.81%) Mocha
4 5 (16.13%) Grunt
5 2 (6.45%) Bower
6 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 19 (61.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (16.13%) Java Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) UI Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Front End Web Designer
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Photoshop Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Pick Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) UI Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Web UI Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) CSS
1 28 (90.32%) HTML
2 26 (83.87%) AngularJS
3 17 (54.84%) RESTful
4 13 (41.94%) JSON
5 12 (38.71%) React
6 11 (35.48%) CSS3
6 11 (35.48%) Sass
7 10 (32.26%) HTML5
8 8 (25.81%) .NET
8 8 (25.81%) Chai
9 7 (22.58%) jQuery
9 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (19.35%) Angular 2
11 5 (16.13%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (16.13%) Ionic Framework
11 5 (16.13%) Node.js
11 5 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (16.13%) Spring
12 4 (12.90%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) User Experience
2 7 (22.58%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Front End Development
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Web Development
4 11 (35.48%) MVC
5 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
7 5 (16.13%) Dependency Management
7 5 (16.13%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 5 (16.13%) High Availability
7 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
7 5 (16.13%) Web Design
8 4 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
9 3 (9.68%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (6.45%) Collaborative Working
10 2 (6.45%) Project Delivery
10 2 (6.45%) Task Automation
10 2 (6.45%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) JavaScript
2 17 (54.84%) ES6
3 13 (41.94%) Java
3 13 (41.94%) TypeScript
4 8 (25.81%) PHP
4 8 (25.81%) Python
5 7 (22.58%) SQL
6 4 (12.90%) C#
7 2 (6.45%) Perl
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby
8 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.23%) Go
8 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Consul
1 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (16.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe