Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 15 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 -4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 34 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 18.38% 11.36% 18.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.09% 17.86% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 14
West Lothian median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £39,000 £36,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £47,125
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.25% - -

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 113 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 61.08% 63.64% 62.03%
Number of salaries quoted 44 35 42
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,650 £28,200 £30,000
90th Percentile £53,375 £49,000 £47,425
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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in West Lothian over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 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
Livingston +5 23 £45,000 - 2
Linlithgow - 9 - - 2
Bathgate -1 1 £31,000 +3.33%
JavaScript
Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 28 (82.35%) Oracle
2 25 (73.53%) PL/SQL
2 25 (73.53%) SQL
3 22 (64.71%) Java
4 21 (61.76%) Scrum
5 19 (55.88%) C#
6 17 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 17 (50.00%) Degree
6 17 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (41.18%) Management Information System
8 14 (41.18%) C
8 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
8 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
9 13 (38.24%) JSON
9 13 (38.24%) Kanban
9 13 (38.24%) C++
9 13 (38.24%) Python
9 13 (38.24%) Shell Script
9 13 (38.24%) Microservices
9 13 (38.24%) Scenario Testing
10 12 (35.29%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (35.29%) Oracle APEX
11 11 (32.35%) Refactoring
11 11 (32.35%) Linux
11 11 (32.35%) XML
12 10 (29.41%) Perl
12 10 (29.41%) Kubernetes
13 8 (23.53%) Presales
13 8 (23.53%) ITIL

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 8 (23.53%) Confluence
2 7 (20.59%) Apache
2 7 (20.59%) JBoss
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) HTTP
1 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.94%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle OWB
3 7 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 8 (23.53%) JIRA
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (20.59%) ClearCase
3 7 (20.59%) CppUnit
3 7 (20.59%) JUnit
4 4 (11.76%) ProC
4 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (11.76%) Toad
5 3 (8.82%) HP UFT
5 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.82%) Selenium
5 3 (8.82%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.94%) Grunt
6 1 (2.94%) gulp
General
1 5 (14.71%) Retail
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Software Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) C/C++ Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C/C++ Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
2 13 (38.24%) JSON
3 11 (32.35%) XML
4 7 (20.59%) HTML
4 7 (20.59%) Kafka
4 7 (20.59%) RESTful
4 7 (20.59%) SOAP
4 7 (20.59%) WebSockets
5 6 (17.65%) jQuery
6 5 (14.71%) Ajax
7 3 (8.82%) .NET
7 3 (8.82%) CSS
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.94%) CSS3
9 1 (2.94%) HTML5
9 1 (2.94%) React
9 1 (2.94%) WCF
9 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Scrum
2 17 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 13 (38.24%) Kanban
5 13 (38.24%) Microservices
5 13 (38.24%) Scenario Testing
6 11 (32.35%) Refactoring
7 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (23.53%) ITIL
7 8 (23.53%) Presales
8 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
8 7 (20.59%) Multithreaded Programming
8 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
8 7 (20.59%) Open Source
8 7 (20.59%) Web Application Development
9 4 (11.76%) Business Development
10 3 (8.82%) DevOps
11 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) PL/SQL
1 25 (73.53%) SQL
2 22 (64.71%) Java
3 19 (55.88%) C#
4 14 (41.18%) C
5 13 (38.24%) C++
5 13 (38.24%) Python
5 13 (38.24%) Shell Script
6 10 (29.41%) Perl
7 2 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Firmware
1 1 (2.94%) NFS
1 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) VMware NSX
1 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.82%) Terraform
3 1 (2.94%) PowerCLI
3 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.94%) vMotion
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Dell
2 1 (2.94%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.94%) VMware