Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 13 8
Rank change year-on-year -9 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 11 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 9.24% 19.09% 18.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.58% 25.93% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 9
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £31,200
90th Percentile £43,500 £54,000 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 West Lothian with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 81 81 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 68.07% 73.64% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 48 68 31
West Lothian median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +3.90% +9.22%
10th Percentile £32,125 £24,700 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,625 £52,500 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

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 24 May 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 +5 6 £40,000 -8.05% 4
Linlithgow - 4 - -
JavaScript
Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (54.55%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Confluence
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (36.36%) Presales
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) Physics
5 3 (27.27%) Business Development
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (27.27%) Optoelectronics
5 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server

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 4 (36.36%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle OWB
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (27.27%) Toad
General
1 3 (27.27%) Electronics
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) Ajax
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Optoelectronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Presales
1 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Business Development
2 3 (27.27%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (27.27%) Physics
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) C
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle