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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 214 212 196
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs citing W3C 38 26 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.38% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 1.44% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 44
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1891 1807 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.42% 26.38% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1470 1492 1655
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -15 15 £42,500 +19.71% 3
Merseyside +18 11 £37,500 -21.05%
Cheshire -2 10 £30,250 +10.00%
Lancashire -6 2 £32,500 +18.18% 1
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 73 (86.90%) HTML
1 73 (86.90%) CSS
2 53 (63.10%) MVC
3 51 (60.71%) JavaScript
4 50 (59.52%) .NET
5 45 (53.57%) SQL
5 45 (53.57%) ASP.NET
6 35 (41.67%) C#
7 34 (40.48%) XML
8 30 (35.71%) .NET Framework
9 27 (32.14%) jQuery
10 26 (30.95%) Ajax
11 22 (26.19%) E-Commerce
11 22 (26.19%) HTML5
12 21 (25.00%) XHTML
13 20 (23.81%) Internet
13 20 (23.81%) MySQL
13 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (22.62%) XSLT
14 19 (22.62%) CMS
15 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
15 17 (20.24%) Zend
15 17 (20.24%) LINQ
15 17 (20.24%) WordPress
16 16 (19.05%) IIS
16 16 (19.05%) PHP
16 16 (19.05%) Intranet
16 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (17.86%) Web Services
17 15 (17.86%) Umbraco

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (22.62%) CMS
2 17 (20.24%) WordPress
3 16 (19.05%) IIS
4 15 (17.86%) Umbraco
5 14 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (10.71%) Drupal
7 4 (4.76%) ColdFusion
8 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.38%) Apache
9 2 (2.38%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.38%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.19%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) Internet
2 16 (19.05%) Intranet
3 5 (5.95%) HTTP
4 3 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.81%) MySQL
2 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.57%) Sublime Text
3 3 (3.57%) MyEclipse
4 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 8 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Games
2 4 (4.76%) Retail
2 4 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (86.90%) Developer
2 26 (30.95%) .NET Developer
3 24 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (19.05%) C# Developer
6 15 (17.86%) .NET Web Developer
7 10 (11.90%) PHP Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Designer
10 4 (4.76%) Android Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Programmer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (4.76%) ColdFusion Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Web Designer
11 3 (3.57%) Java Developer
12 2 (2.38%) Software Developer
12 2 (2.38%) PHP Programmer
12 2 (2.38%) Senior PHP Developer
12 2 (2.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (86.90%) HTML
1 73 (86.90%) CSS
2 50 (59.52%) .NET
3 45 (53.57%) ASP.NET
4 34 (40.48%) XML
5 30 (35.71%) .NET Framework
6 27 (32.14%) jQuery
7 26 (30.95%) Ajax
8 22 (26.19%) HTML5
9 21 (25.00%) XHTML
10 19 (22.62%) XSLT
11 17 (20.24%) LINQ
12 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (17.86%) Web Services
14 14 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
14 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 14 (16.67%) PhoneGap
15 12 (14.29%) SOAP
16 10 (11.90%) Symfony
16 10 (11.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.95%) EMV
2 5 (5.95%) APACS
2 5 (5.95%) Web 2.0
3 3 (3.57%) New Media
4 2 (2.38%) Open Source
5 1 (1.19%) Social Media
5 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Linux
2 7 (8.33%) Windows
3 4 (4.76%) Android
4 2 (2.38%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.38%) UNIX
4 2 (2.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (63.10%) MVC
2 22 (26.19%) E-Commerce
3 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.29%) OO
5 10 (11.90%) OOP
5 10 (11.90%) Scrum
5 10 (11.90%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (10.71%) Progressive Enhancement
6 9 (10.71%) Validation
7 6 (7.14%) Web Development
8 5 (5.95%) SOA
9 4 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.76%) Pay per click
9 4 (4.76%) Web Design
9 4 (4.76%) SEO
9 4 (4.76%) Android Development
9 4 (4.76%) Information Architecture
9 4 (4.76%) User Stories
10 3 (3.57%) UML
11 2 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (60.71%) JavaScript
2 45 (53.57%) SQL
3 35 (41.67%) C#
4 16 (19.05%) PHP
5 9 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.95%) Java
7 2 (2.38%) PHP5
7 2 (2.38%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) C++
8 1 (1.19%) Ruby
8 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 8 (9.52%) MCP
2 8 (9.52%) MCSE
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) WCAG
2 1 (1.19%) WAI
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) Zend
2 14 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.95%) Adobe
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle
6 1 (1.19%) Capita
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