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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 209 194 202
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing W3C 30 61 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.86% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% 2.52% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28 60 52
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 £31,750 £27,500 £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
2286 2425 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.27% 34.16% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1810 1884 1987
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 0 23 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Cheshire +1 6 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Lancashire +3 1 £29,500 -9.23%
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 66 (97.06%) HTML
1 66 (97.06%) CSS
2 57 (83.82%) JavaScript
3 49 (72.06%) jQuery
4 42 (61.76%) XHTML
5 30 (44.12%) Web Design
5 30 (44.12%) PHP
6 29 (42.65%) CMS
7 28 (41.18%) .NET
7 28 (41.18%) Linux
8 25 (36.76%) SQL
9 24 (35.29%) HTML5
10 21 (30.88%) .NET Framework
10 21 (30.88%) C#
10 21 (30.88%) ASP.NET
10 21 (30.88%) Internet
11 20 (29.41%) MVC
12 19 (27.94%) Salesforce.com
12 19 (27.94%) Web Development
12 19 (27.94%) CSS3
13 18 (26.47%) Photoshop
13 18 (26.47%) IIS
14 16 (23.53%) Marketing
14 16 (23.53%) User Experience
15 15 (22.06%) Ajax
15 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (22.06%) MySQL
16 14 (20.59%) XML
16 14 (20.59%) OO
17 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (42.65%) CMS
2 18 (26.47%) IIS
3 8 (11.76%) Apache
4 4 (5.88%) WordPress
5 3 (4.41%) Drupal
5 3 (4.41%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.47%) Kentico
Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) GitHub
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.88%) Internet
2 7 (10.29%) Intranet
3 6 (8.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) MySQL
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Dreamweaver
2 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 16 (23.53%) Marketing
2 9 (13.24%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Advertising
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (82.35%) Developer
2 33 (48.53%) Web Developer
3 20 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 19 (27.94%) PHP Developer
5 15 (22.06%) PHP Web Developer
6 13 (19.12%) Designer
6 13 (19.12%) Web Designer
7 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (11.76%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Photoshop Designer
9 6 (8.82%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (7.35%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (7.35%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (7.35%) C# Developer
10 5 (7.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
12 2 (2.94%) Software Engineer
12 2 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (97.06%) HTML
1 66 (97.06%) CSS
2 49 (72.06%) jQuery
3 42 (61.76%) XHTML
4 28 (41.18%) .NET
5 24 (35.29%) HTML5
6 21 (30.88%) ASP.NET
6 21 (30.88%) .NET Framework
7 19 (27.94%) CSS3
8 15 (22.06%) Ajax
9 14 (20.59%) XML
10 10 (14.71%) XSLT
10 10 (14.71%) Flash
10 10 (14.71%) LINQ
11 6 (8.82%) REST
11 6 (8.82%) LAMP
11 6 (8.82%) SOAP
11 6 (8.82%) DHTML
12 5 (7.35%) CodeIgniter
12 5 (7.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) User Experience
2 5 (7.35%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.94%) New Media
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.18%) Linux
2 7 (10.29%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) Web Design
2 20 (29.41%) MVC
3 19 (27.94%) Web Development
4 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (20.59%) OO
6 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 11 (16.18%) Web Marketing
8 9 (13.24%) Progressive Enhancement
9 8 (11.76%) OOP
9 8 (11.76%) SEO
10 7 (10.29%) Web Usability
11 6 (8.82%) Validation
11 6 (8.82%) SOA
12 5 (7.35%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (5.88%) B2B
13 4 (5.88%) CRM
14 3 (4.41%) OOD
14 3 (4.41%) Migration
14 3 (4.41%) Email Marketing
14 3 (4.41%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 57 (83.82%) JavaScript
2 30 (44.12%) PHP
3 25 (36.76%) SQL
4 21 (30.88%) C#
5 11 (16.18%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.35%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) WCAG
2 3 (4.41%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (10.29%) Adobe
3 5 (7.35%) Zend
4 3 (4.41%) EPiServer
4 3 (4.41%) Eloqua
5 1 (1.47%) Twitter
5 1 (1.47%) hybris
5 1 (1.47%) Sencha
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle
5 1 (1.47%) Google
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