Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 16 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 17.98% 18.07% 15.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.40% 31.91% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 19
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £29,450 £30,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +3.95%

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 63 47 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 70.79% 56.63% 46.71%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 49
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,250 £28,900
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in West Lothian over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 23 November 2017. 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 12 £40,000 -
Bathgate +1 3 £32,500 -
JavaScript
Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 15 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 11 (68.75%) C
3 11 (68.75%) Defect Tracking
3 11 (68.75%) Optoelectronics
3 11 (68.75%) C++
3 11 (68.75%) XML
3 11 (68.75%) Python
3 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
3 11 (68.75%) Firmware
3 11 (68.75%) Manufacturing
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Physics
4 6 (37.50%) Electronics
4 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) WinForms
7 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (18.75%) Web Development
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Smartphone

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Grunt
1 1 (6.25%) gulp
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) webpack
General
1 11 (68.75%) Manufacturing
2 6 (37.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Firmware Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) WinForms
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) LESS
6 1 (6.25%) React
6 1 (6.25%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) Sass
6 1 (6.25%) SOAP
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Optoelectronics
2 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 11 (68.75%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (37.50%) Physics
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile First
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) SEO
6 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) C
3 11 (68.75%) C++
3 11 (68.75%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe