Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 26 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 14.05% 20.51% 16.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.76% 29.63% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 13
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,450 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £47,250
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.25% - +1.27%

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 West Lothian with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 105 54 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 56.76% 69.23% 54.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47 41 41
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £22,200 £24,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in West Lothian

JavaScript
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in West Lothian

JavaScript
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Livingston +4 26 £42,500 - 3
JavaScript
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing JavaScript 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 21 (80.77%) PL/SQL
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 19 (73.08%) XML
4 15 (57.69%) HTML
5 14 (53.85%) Toad
5 14 (53.85%) Finance
5 14 (53.85%) Retail
5 14 (53.85%) Ajax
5 14 (53.85%) Business Development
5 14 (53.85%) Oracle APEX
5 14 (53.85%) jQuery
6 12 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
8 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
8 10 (38.46%) Degree
8 10 (38.46%) C#
9 9 (34.62%) Linux
10 8 (30.77%) Perl
10 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
10 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
10 8 (30.77%) Kubernetes
11 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
11 7 (26.92%) Microservices
11 7 (26.92%) Scenario Testing
11 7 (26.92%) Scrum
11 7 (26.92%) Kanban
11 7 (26.92%) JSON
11 7 (26.92%) Refactoring

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 5 (19.23%) Apache
1 5 (19.23%) JBoss
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) HTTP
1 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle APEX
1 14 (53.85%) Toad
2 12 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 5 (19.23%) ClearCase
4 5 (19.23%) CppUnit
4 5 (19.23%) JUnit
4 5 (19.23%) ProC
5 3 (11.54%) HP UFT
5 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
5 3 (11.54%) Selenium
5 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.85%) Grunt
6 1 (3.85%) gulp
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
1 14 (53.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL Developer
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C/C++ Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) XML
2 15 (57.69%) HTML
3 14 (53.85%) Ajax
3 14 (53.85%) jQuery
4 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
4 7 (26.92%) JSON
5 5 (19.23%) Kafka
5 5 (19.23%) RESTful
5 5 (19.23%) SOAP
5 5 (19.23%) WebSockets
6 1 (3.85%) CSS
6 1 (3.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Business Development
2 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
3 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 7 (26.92%) Kanban
4 7 (26.92%) Microservices
4 7 (26.92%) Refactoring
4 7 (26.92%) Scenario Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
5 5 (19.23%) Multithreaded Programming
5 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
5 5 (19.23%) Open Source
5 5 (19.23%) Web Application Development
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) BDD
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Server Management
7 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) PL/SQL
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) Perl
4 7 (26.92%) C
4 7 (26.92%) C++
4 7 (26.92%) Java
4 7 (26.92%) Python
4 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
1 1 (3.85%) NFS
1 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) VMware NSX
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Kubernetes
2 3 (11.54%) Terraform
3 1 (3.85%) PowerCLI
3 1 (3.85%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.85%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Dell
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.85%) VMware