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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 98 78 62
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Permanent jobs citing Internet 165 213 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.68% 3.11% 4.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.72% 20.80% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 150 175 247
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
987 1024 1167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.03% 14.93% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 767 813 946
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 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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
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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 -12 97 £40,000 +2.56% 27
Cheshire -11 49 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Lancashire -5 11 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Merseyside +10 5 £50,000 +49.25% 2
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 135 (41.28%) .NET
2 129 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (36.70%) C#
4 116 (35.47%) ASP.NET
5 105 (32.11%) Windows
6 103 (31.50%) MVC
7 96 (29.36%) JavaScript
8 94 (28.75%) SQL Server
9 90 (27.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 84 (25.69%) CSS
10 84 (25.69%) HTML
11 74 (22.63%) TDD
12 70 (21.41%) WCF
13 69 (21.10%) Web Application Development
14 61 (18.65%) .NET Framework
15 60 (18.35%) Web Services
16 52 (15.90%) jQuery
17 50 (15.29%) SQL
17 50 (15.29%) Microsoft
17 50 (15.29%) Scrum
18 46 (14.07%) Computer Science
19 44 (13.46%) HTML5
20 43 (13.15%) RESTful
20 43 (13.15%) VB.NET
21 38 (11.62%) Degree
21 38 (11.62%) BDD
22 37 (11.31%) Node.js
22 37 (11.31%) Git (software)
23 36 (11.01%) Linux
24 35 (10.70%) Telecoms

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 37 (11.31%) Node.js
2 34 (10.40%) CMS
3 20 (6.12%) IIS
3 20 (6.12%) MS Exchange
4 13 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (3.98%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.53%) Apache
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle 9iAS
7 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.92%) nginx
9 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.31%) JBoss
10 1 (0.31%) Documentum
10 1 (0.31%) SAS
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 28 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.42%) MS Office
3 4 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.61%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.92%) Tridion
1 3 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.14%) Office 365
3 5 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.53%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.22%) SaaS
5 3 (0.92%) IaaS
5 3 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.61%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.61%) Trello
6 2 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.61%) PaaS
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.56%) DNS
2 27 (8.26%) LAN
3 23 (7.03%) WAN
3 23 (7.03%) VPN
4 20 (6.12%) VoIP
5 19 (5.81%) HTTP
5 19 (5.81%) DHCP
6 18 (5.50%) Firewall
6 18 (5.50%) Intranet
7 16 (4.89%) Ethernet
8 14 (4.28%) MPLS
9 13 (3.98%) TCP/IP
10 11 (3.36%) DSL
10 11 (3.36%) Wireless
11 10 (3.06%) iSCSI
11 10 (3.06%) Broadband
11 10 (3.06%) DECT
12 8 (2.45%) NAS
12 8 (2.45%) WLAN
13 7 (2.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (28.75%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.56%) NoSQL
3 12 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.45%) MySQL
5 8 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.92%) Big Data
8 3 (0.92%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.92%) Aerospike
8 3 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.31%) HBase
Development Applications
1 37 (11.31%) Git (software)
2 27 (8.26%) MSTest
3 25 (7.65%) NUnit
3 25 (7.65%) Rhino Mocks
3 25 (7.65%) Moq
4 20 (6.12%) Subversion
5 13 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (3.06%) JIRA
6 10 (3.06%) Grunt
7 9 (2.75%) Bower
7 9 (2.75%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.14%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (1.53%) Bugzilla
9 5 (1.53%) AccuRev
10 4 (1.22%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.22%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.22%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.22%) Hudson
11 2 (0.61%) Selenium
11 2 (0.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 35 (10.70%) Telecoms
2 33 (10.09%) Finance
2 33 (10.09%) Marketing
3 9 (2.75%) Banking
4 8 (2.45%) Games
5 7 (2.14%) Legal
5 7 (2.14%) Retail
6 6 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.53%) Back Office
8 4 (1.22%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 163 (49.85%) Developer
2 93 (28.44%) .NET Developer
3 38 (11.62%) Web Developer
4 29 (8.87%) Analyst
5 25 (7.65%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 25 (7.65%) Junior Developer
5 25 (7.65%) Junior .NET Developer
5 25 (7.65%) Graduate Developer
5 25 (7.65%) Junior
5 25 (7.65%) Graduate
6 20 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (5.50%) Business Analyst
8 17 (5.20%) PHP Developer
9 15 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (4.59%) C# Developer
10 14 (4.28%) PHP Web Developer
11 11 (3.36%) Architect
11 11 (3.36%) Administrator
12 10 (3.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (3.06%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (41.28%) .NET
2 116 (35.47%) ASP.NET
3 90 (27.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 84 (25.69%) CSS
4 84 (25.69%) HTML
5 70 (21.41%) WCF
6 61 (18.65%) .NET Framework
7 60 (18.35%) Web Services
8 52 (15.90%) jQuery
9 44 (13.46%) HTML5
10 43 (13.15%) RESTful
11 33 (10.09%) XML
12 28 (8.56%) WPF
12 28 (8.56%) WinForms
13 27 (8.26%) REST
13 27 (8.26%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (7.65%) Spring.NET
14 25 (7.65%) Castle Windsor
14 25 (7.65%) Ninject
14 25 (7.65%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.07%) Computer Science
2 35 (10.70%) User Experience
3 25 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.65%) Inversion of Control
4 19 (5.81%) W3C
4 19 (5.81%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.50%) Mobile App
6 16 (4.89%) Client/Server
7 13 (3.98%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.98%) Interactive TV
8 10 (3.06%) Life Science
9 7 (2.14%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (1.83%) IPTV
10 6 (1.83%) BBC
10 6 (1.83%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.22%) Social Media
12 3 (0.92%) FlexPod
12 3 (0.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 105 (32.11%) Windows
2 36 (11.01%) Linux
3 18 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (5.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (4.28%) Windows 7
6 12 (3.67%) Windows Vista
7 10 (3.06%) Android
8 8 (2.45%) UNIX
8 8 (2.45%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.14%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.22%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.61%) Solaris
13 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (31.50%) MVC
3 74 (22.63%) TDD
4 69 (21.10%) Web Application Development
5 50 (15.29%) Scrum
6 38 (11.62%) BDD
7 34 (10.40%) Service Delivery
8 33 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (9.48%) Kanban
10 27 (8.26%) ITIL
11 26 (7.95%) Web Development
12 25 (7.65%) MVVM
12 25 (7.65%) Dependency Injection
13 24 (7.34%) Project Management
14 23 (7.03%) E-Commerce
15 22 (6.73%) Web Design
16 20 (6.12%) OO
17 16 (4.89%) Migration
17 16 (4.89%) Continuous Improvement
18 15 (4.59%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 120 (36.70%) C#
2 96 (29.36%) JavaScript
3 50 (15.29%) SQL
4 43 (13.15%) VB.NET
5 30 (9.17%) Java
6 28 (8.56%) VB
7 24 (7.34%) PHP
8 22 (6.73%) Ruby
9 8 (2.45%) C++
10 6 (1.83%) VC++
11 5 (1.53%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.53%) Python
11 5 (1.53%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.53%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.22%) VBScript
13 3 (0.92%) XPath
13 3 (0.92%) VB6
14 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (11.62%) Degree
2 14 (4.28%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (4.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (3.98%) MCSE
4 12 (3.67%) ISEB
5 8 (2.45%) CCNP
6 7 (2.14%) CCNA
7 5 (1.53%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.53%) JNCIS
7 5 (1.53%) CCSE
8 4 (1.22%) CISSP
8 4 (1.22%) CCIE
8 4 (1.22%) MCP
9 3 (0.92%) CCSP
9 3 (0.92%) CCDA
9 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.92%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.61%) MOS
10 2 (0.61%) MCITP
10 2 (0.61%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.50%) SLA
2 10 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.75%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.14%) QA
5 4 (1.22%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (9.79%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.83%) vCloud
3 6 (1.83%) vSphere
4 3 (0.92%) XenApp
4 3 (0.92%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.61%) ProxySG
5 2 (0.61%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.31%) HDFS
6 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (2.14%) SCCM
2 5 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.53%) SCOM
3 4 (1.22%) WSUS
3 4 (1.22%) Kibana
3 4 (1.22%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.92%) Puppet
4 3 (0.92%) Nagios
5 2 (0.61%) OpenView
5 2 (0.61%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.61%) cPanel
5 2 (0.61%) vMotion
6 1 (0.31%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.31%) MOM
6 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.31%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 50 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.95%) Cisco
2 26 (7.95%) VMware
3 16 (4.89%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (3.67%) NetApp
5 11 (3.36%) HP
5 11 (3.36%) EMC
6 10 (3.06%) Adobe
7 8 (2.45%) Oracle
8 5 (1.53%) Avaya
8 5 (1.53%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.53%) Veeam
8 5 (1.53%) Riverbed
8 5 (1.53%) Zend
9 4 (1.22%) Mitel
9 4 (1.22%) Juniper
9 4 (1.22%) Nortel
9 4 (1.22%) IBM
10 3 (0.92%) Meraki
10 3 (0.92%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + £10,000 OTE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22000 per annum, Benefits 25 Days Holiday, Ability to Buy An Extra We
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible Salary Levels / Working Pat
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AKH Resourcing
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Centric Resource
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus bonus, + oncall + excellent ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago