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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 234 213 207
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -6
Permanent jobs citing W3C 19 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.50% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 1.47% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 31
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,750 £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
2395 2450 2415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.73% 34.25% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1878 1866 1954
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 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 +6 12 £35,000 -4.76% 3
Lancashire -4 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Merseyside +6 2 £35,000 -9.67% 2
Cheshire -8 2 £25,000 -16.66% 1
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (96.08%) HTML
1 49 (96.08%) CSS
2 48 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 38 (74.51%) jQuery
4 29 (56.86%) PHP
5 28 (54.90%) CMS
6 24 (47.06%) Internet
7 19 (37.25%) Linux
7 19 (37.25%) Web Development
8 18 (35.29%) Marketing
8 18 (35.29%) User Experience
9 17 (33.33%) Ajax
9 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (33.33%) XHTML
10 16 (31.37%) SQL
10 16 (31.37%) Web Design
11 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET
11 15 (29.41%) .NET
12 14 (27.45%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (27.45%) Web Marketing
13 13 (25.49%) OO
14 12 (23.53%) XML
14 12 (23.53%) Finance
15 11 (21.57%) MVC
15 11 (21.57%) HTML5
16 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
16 10 (19.61%) MySQL
16 10 (19.61%) Photoshop
16 10 (19.61%) IIS
16 10 (19.61%) SDLC

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (54.90%) CMS
2 10 (19.61%) IIS
3 5 (9.80%) Apache
4 4 (7.84%) WordPress
5 3 (5.88%) Kentico
5 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.96%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.96%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (47.06%) Internet
2 5 (9.80%) Intranet
3 1 (1.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) MySQL
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.84%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (5.88%) Subversion
4 3 (5.88%) Axure RP
5 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (35.29%) Marketing
2 12 (23.53%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (88.24%) Developer
2 20 (39.22%) Web Developer
3 16 (31.37%) PHP Developer
4 14 (27.45%) PHP Web Developer
5 13 (25.49%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Designer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Web Designer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.96%) AWS Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Digital Designer
10 1 (1.96%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (96.08%) HTML
1 49 (96.08%) CSS
2 38 (74.51%) jQuery
3 17 (33.33%) Ajax
3 17 (33.33%) XHTML
4 15 (29.41%) .NET
4 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 12 (23.53%) XML
6 11 (21.57%) HTML5
7 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
8 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
9 8 (15.69%) WCF
9 8 (15.69%) Zend Framework
9 8 (15.69%) LINQ
9 8 (15.69%) XSLT
10 5 (9.80%) CodeIgniter
10 5 (9.80%) CSS3
11 4 (7.84%) LAMP
12 2 (3.92%) WinForms
12 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) User Experience
2 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.92%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.96%) New Media
4 1 (1.96%) EMV
4 1 (1.96%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Web Development
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (31.37%) Web Design
4 14 (27.45%) Web Marketing
5 13 (25.49%) OO
6 11 (21.57%) MVC
7 10 (19.61%) SDLC
8 8 (15.69%) SEO
9 5 (9.80%) OOD
9 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.88%) Mobile Development
10 3 (5.88%) Analytics
10 3 (5.88%) Line Management
10 3 (5.88%) Project Management
10 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (5.88%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (5.88%) Validation
10 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 48 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 29 (56.86%) PHP
3 16 (31.37%) SQL
4 9 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.92%) VB
6 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.96%) PHP5
7 1 (1.96%) Delphi
7 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) MCP
2 1 (1.96%) MCSE
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) WCAG
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (15.69%) Zend
3 5 (9.80%) Adobe
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle
5 3 (5.88%) Google
5 3 (5.88%) hybris
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
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