The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 217 202 207
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing W3C 27 51 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.74% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 2.16% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 50 53
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
W3C
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2251 2363 2399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.07% 34.15% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1818 1967
Average salary £38,750 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

W3C
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the North West region.

W3C Salary Trend in the North West

W3C
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing W3C across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

W3C Salary Histogram in the North West

W3C
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 W3C within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 -7 11 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Cheshire +5 9 £40,000 - 3
Lancashire +10 5 £25,500 -21.53%
Merseyside 0 2 £37,500 +33.92%
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing W3C 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 W3C.

1 57 (95.00%) HTML
1 57 (95.00%) CSS
2 47 (78.33%) JavaScript
3 41 (68.33%) jQuery
4 38 (63.33%) XHTML
5 29 (48.33%) .NET
6 28 (46.67%) Web Design
7 24 (40.00%) SQL
7 24 (40.00%) C#
7 24 (40.00%) HTML5
8 23 (38.33%) PHP
8 23 (38.33%) Linux
9 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
9 22 (36.67%) .NET Framework
10 21 (35.00%) CMS
11 20 (33.33%) MVC
12 19 (31.67%) CSS3
13 18 (30.00%) Photoshop
13 18 (30.00%) IIS
14 15 (25.00%) MySQL
14 15 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (25.00%) Internet
15 14 (23.33%) XML
15 14 (23.33%) Web Development
16 13 (21.67%) Ajax
16 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
17 12 (20.00%) VB.NET
18 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
18 11 (18.33%) OO
18 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing W3C 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 W3C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (35.00%) CMS
2 18 (30.00%) IIS
3 8 (13.33%) Apache
4 4 (6.67%) Drupal
4 4 (6.67%) Umbraco
4 4 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) Internet
2 7 (11.67%) Intranet
3 6 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) MySQL
2 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Dreamweaver
2 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 11 (18.33%) Marketing
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Advertising
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (81.67%) Developer
2 31 (51.67%) Web Developer
3 22 (36.67%) .NET Developer
4 14 (23.33%) Web Designer
4 14 (23.33%) PHP Developer
4 14 (23.33%) Designer
5 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (15.00%) Senior Developer
8 7 (11.67%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (10.00%) Photoshop Designer
10 5 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (8.33%) C# Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
12 2 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
13 1 (1.67%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (95.00%) HTML
1 57 (95.00%) CSS
2 41 (68.33%) jQuery
3 38 (63.33%) XHTML
4 29 (48.33%) .NET
5 24 (40.00%) HTML5
6 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
6 22 (36.67%) .NET Framework
7 19 (31.67%) CSS3
8 14 (23.33%) XML
9 13 (21.67%) Ajax
10 10 (16.67%) Flash
11 9 (15.00%) XSLT
11 9 (15.00%) LINQ
12 7 (11.67%) DHTML
13 6 (10.00%) SOAP
13 6 (10.00%) LAMP
13 6 (10.00%) REST
14 5 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) User Experience
2 5 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.00%) New Media
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) Web Design
2 20 (33.33%) MVC
3 14 (23.33%) Web Development
4 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.33%) OO
4 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
5 10 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
6 8 (13.33%) OOP
7 7 (11.67%) Web Usability
8 6 (10.00%) Web Marketing
8 6 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (10.00%) SOA
8 6 (10.00%) Validation
9 5 (8.33%) B2B
9 5 (8.33%) SEO
9 5 (8.33%) CRM
10 4 (6.67%) Migration
10 4 (6.67%) Email Marketing
10 4 (6.67%) Content Management
10 4 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 47 (78.33%) JavaScript
2 24 (40.00%) SQL
2 24 (40.00%) C#
3 23 (38.33%) PHP
4 12 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.33%) VB
6 1 (1.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) WCAG
2 4 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (15.00%) Adobe
3 4 (6.67%) Eloqua
3 4 (6.67%) EPiServer
4 3 (5.00%) Zend
5 1 (1.67%) Sencha
5 1 (1.67%) Twitter
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