The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 100 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Internet 155 220 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.42% 3.16% 3.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.79% 21.26% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 144 187 206
Average salary £38,250 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.16% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Internet
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
923 1035 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.40% 14.85% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 744 863 942
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Internet
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the North West region.

Internet Salary Trend in the North West

Internet
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Internet Salary Histogram in the North West

Internet
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -16 88 £39,000 -1.26% 17
Cheshire -18 52 £36,000 -15.29% 6
Lancashire -5 10 £48,500 +21.25%
Merseyside -2 4 £50,000 +49.25% 2
Cumbria -1 1 £42,500 +39.34%
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Internet.

1 136 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (39.02%) .NET
3 112 (34.15%) ASP.NET
4 110 (33.54%) C#
5 107 (32.62%) JavaScript
6 101 (30.79%) MVC
7 100 (30.49%) Windows
8 95 (28.96%) CSS
9 93 (28.35%) HTML
9 93 (28.35%) SQL Server
10 86 (26.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 71 (21.65%) TDD
12 70 (21.34%) WCF
13 69 (21.04%) Web Services
14 65 (19.82%) jQuery
15 63 (19.21%) .NET Framework
15 63 (19.21%) Web Application Development
16 55 (16.77%) Scrum
17 53 (16.16%) SQL
17 53 (16.16%) Microsoft
18 50 (15.24%) HTML5
19 47 (14.33%) Computer Science
20 42 (12.80%) RESTful
21 41 (12.50%) CMS
22 40 (12.20%) VB.NET
22 40 (12.20%) Degree
23 38 (11.59%) Linux
23 38 (11.59%) Telecoms
24 37 (11.28%) Finance
24 37 (11.28%) Continuous Integration

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (12.50%) CMS
2 30 (9.15%) Node.js
3 20 (6.10%) IIS
4 18 (5.49%) MS Exchange
5 16 (4.88%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (2.13%) Apache
9 5 (1.52%) WordPress
10 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.22%) Oracle 9iAS
10 4 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.91%) nginx
11 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.61%) Kentico
12 2 (0.61%) Lync
12 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.30%) Drupal
Applications
1 32 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.79%) MS Office
3 5 (1.52%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.61%) InDesign
6 2 (0.61%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Tridion
1 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (2.74%) Amazon S3
2 9 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (2.44%) Office 365
4 4 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (1.22%) SaaS
5 3 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.61%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.61%) PaaS
6 2 (0.61%) Trello
6 2 (0.61%) IaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.76%) DNS
2 26 (7.93%) LAN
2 26 (7.93%) WAN
3 24 (7.32%) VPN
3 24 (7.32%) Firewall
4 21 (6.40%) VoIP
5 20 (6.10%) HTTP
6 19 (5.79%) Ethernet
7 18 (5.49%) Intranet
8 17 (5.18%) DHCP
9 16 (4.88%) MPLS
10 13 (3.96%) DSL
11 12 (3.66%) Wireless
12 11 (3.35%) Broadband
13 10 (3.05%) SAN
14 9 (2.74%) TCP/IP
14 9 (2.74%) iSCSI
15 8 (2.44%) NAS
15 8 (2.44%) DECT
16 7 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (28.35%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 17 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.74%) MySQL
7 8 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.22%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (1.22%) Big Data
9 3 (0.91%) Aerospike
9 3 (0.91%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 31 (9.45%) Git (software)
2 27 (8.23%) MSTest
3 25 (7.62%) Rhino Mocks
3 25 (7.62%) Moq
3 25 (7.62%) NUnit
4 22 (6.71%) Subversion
5 18 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (4.57%) Grunt
7 13 (3.96%) gulp
8 12 (3.66%) Bower
9 11 (3.35%) Visual Studio
10 10 (3.05%) JIRA
11 7 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
12 5 (1.52%) Bugzilla
12 5 (1.52%) AccuRev
13 4 (1.22%) CruiseControl
13 4 (1.22%) Jenkins
13 4 (1.22%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.22%) Hudson
14 2 (0.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 38 (11.59%) Telecoms
2 37 (11.28%) Finance
3 22 (6.71%) Marketing
4 8 (2.44%) Legal
5 7 (2.13%) Banking
6 6 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.52%) Retail
7 5 (1.52%) Back Office
7 5 (1.52%) Games
8 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 158 (48.17%) Developer
2 78 (23.78%) .NET Developer
3 40 (12.20%) Web Developer
4 35 (10.67%) Analyst
5 26 (7.93%) Junior
6 25 (7.62%) Graduate
6 25 (7.62%) Junior Developer
6 25 (7.62%) Junior .NET Developer
6 25 (7.62%) Graduate Developer
6 25 (7.62%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 18 (5.49%) Business Analyst
8 17 (5.18%) PHP Developer
9 16 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (4.27%) PHP Web Developer
11 11 (3.35%) Architect
11 11 (3.35%) Senior Developer
12 10 (3.05%) Administrator
12 10 (3.05%) C# Developer
12 10 (3.05%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.05%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (39.02%) .NET
2 112 (34.15%) ASP.NET
3 95 (28.96%) CSS
4 93 (28.35%) HTML
5 86 (26.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 70 (21.34%) WCF
7 69 (21.04%) Web Services
8 65 (19.82%) jQuery
9 63 (19.21%) .NET Framework
10 50 (15.24%) HTML5
11 42 (12.80%) RESTful
12 36 (10.98%) XML
13 35 (10.67%) REST
14 33 (10.06%) AngularJS
15 28 (8.54%) WPF
15 28 (8.54%) WinForms
16 25 (7.62%) Ajax
16 25 (7.62%) Castle Windsor
16 25 (7.62%) Ninject
16 25 (7.62%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.33%) Computer Science
2 33 (10.06%) User Experience
3 25 (7.62%) Inversion of Control
4 24 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 23 (7.01%) W3C
6 21 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (5.18%) Client/Server
8 16 (4.88%) Mobile App
9 13 (3.96%) Interactive TV
9 13 (3.96%) Data Centre
10 8 (2.44%) Life Science
11 7 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
12 6 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.83%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.83%) IPTV
13 5 (1.52%) BBC
13 5 (1.52%) Social Media
14 4 (1.22%) Replication
14 4 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
14 4 (1.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 100 (30.49%) Windows
2 38 (11.59%) Linux
3 16 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.27%) Windows 7
5 13 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (3.66%) Android
7 10 (3.05%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.44%) UNIX
9 6 (1.83%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.52%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.22%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.91%) Solaris
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (30.79%) MVC
3 71 (21.65%) TDD
4 63 (19.21%) Web Application Development
5 55 (16.77%) Scrum
6 37 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (10.67%) ITIL
8 32 (9.76%) BDD
9 31 (9.45%) Project Management
10 30 (9.15%) Service Delivery
10 30 (9.15%) Web Design
11 29 (8.84%) Web Development
11 29 (8.84%) Kanban
12 27 (8.23%) Dependency Injection
13 25 (7.62%) MVVM
14 24 (7.32%) E-Commerce
15 19 (5.79%) OO
15 19 (5.79%) Migration
15 19 (5.79%) Mentoring
16 18 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 110 (33.54%) C#
2 107 (32.62%) JavaScript
3 53 (16.16%) SQL
4 40 (12.20%) VB.NET
5 32 (9.76%) Java
6 28 (8.54%) VB
7 26 (7.93%) PHP
8 17 (5.18%) Ruby
9 7 (2.13%) C++
9 7 (2.13%) Objective-C
10 6 (1.83%) VC++
10 6 (1.83%) Python
11 5 (1.52%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.22%) VBScript
12 4 (1.22%) C
13 3 (0.91%) VB6
13 3 (0.91%) XPath
14 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.30%) PHP5
15 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (12.20%) Degree
2 21 (6.40%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (4.57%) CCNA
4 14 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.66%) MCSE
6 11 (3.35%) ISEB
7 9 (2.74%) CCENT
8 8 (2.44%) CCNP
9 5 (1.52%) JNCIS
9 5 (1.52%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.52%) CCSE
9 5 (1.52%) MCP
10 4 (1.22%) CCIE
10 4 (1.22%) CISSP
11 3 (0.91%) CCSP
11 3 (0.91%) CCDA
11 3 (0.91%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.91%) MCITP
11 3 (0.91%) JNCIA
11 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.96%) SLA
2 9 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.44%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.13%) QA
5 3 (0.91%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 33 (10.06%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.44%) vCloud
4 7 (2.13%) vSphere
5 4 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.22%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.91%) XenApp
6 3 (0.91%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.61%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.30%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.13%) SCCM
2 5 (1.52%) SCOM
2 5 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.22%) WSUS
3 4 (1.22%) cPanel
4 3 (0.91%) Nagios
4 3 (0.91%) Puppet
5 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.61%) OpenView
5 2 (0.61%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.61%) vMotion
5 2 (0.61%) Kibana
6 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.30%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.30%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 53 (16.16%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.67%) Cisco
3 31 (9.45%) VMware
4 14 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (3.35%) NetApp
5 11 (3.35%) HP
6 10 (3.05%) EMC
7 9 (2.74%) Oracle
8 8 (2.44%) Adobe
8 8 (2.44%) Zend
9 5 (1.52%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.52%) Avaya
9 5 (1.52%) Veeam
9 5 (1.52%) Riverbed
9 5 (1.52%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (1.22%) Juniper
10 4 (1.22%) Nortel
10 4 (1.22%) Citrix
10 4 (1.22%) IBM
10 4 (1.22%) Nokia
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive to suit exp
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EveryCloud
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum, Benefits 25 days hols + bank holidays plus ability t
Posted: 6 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £47000 per annum, Benefits 25 days hols + bank holidays plus ability t
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outgoing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago