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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 225 215 209
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing W3C 28 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.49% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 1.41% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 43
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 £31,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £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
2391 2410 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.94% 34.78% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1899 1854 2094
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 £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 3 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 3 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 +9 21 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Merseyside +7 3 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Cheshire -13 2 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 - 1
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 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 54 (98.18%) HTML
1 54 (98.18%) CSS
2 51 (92.73%) JavaScript
3 44 (80.00%) jQuery
4 28 (50.91%) PHP
5 26 (47.27%) XHTML
5 26 (47.27%) CMS
6 22 (40.00%) Internet
7 21 (38.18%) Linux
8 20 (36.36%) Web Design
9 18 (32.73%) Marketing
9 18 (32.73%) .NET
9 18 (32.73%) User Experience
10 17 (30.91%) Web Development
11 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (29.09%) SQL
11 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET
12 15 (27.27%) Ajax
13 14 (25.45%) Web Marketing
13 14 (25.45%) HTML5
13 14 (25.45%) OO
13 14 (25.45%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (21.82%) Finance
14 12 (21.82%) IIS
15 11 (20.00%) Photoshop
15 11 (20.00%) C#
15 11 (20.00%) MVC
16 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
17 9 (16.36%) MySQL
18 8 (14.55%) XML

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 26 (47.27%) CMS
2 12 (21.82%) IIS
3 5 (9.09%) Apache
4 3 (5.45%) WordPress
5 2 (3.64%) Kentico
5 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.82%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.82%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) GitHub
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) Internet
2 4 (7.27%) Intranet
3 2 (3.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.91%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.64%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 18 (32.73%) Marketing
2 12 (21.82%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (81.82%) Developer
2 21 (38.18%) Web Developer
3 16 (29.09%) PHP Developer
4 14 (25.45%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (21.82%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (14.55%) Designer
7 7 (12.73%) Senior Developer
7 7 (12.73%) .NET Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Web Designer
9 5 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (9.09%) C# Developer
9 5 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
11 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
11 3 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (3.64%) Photoshop Designer
13 1 (1.82%) Senior PHP Developer
13 1 (1.82%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (98.18%) HTML
1 54 (98.18%) CSS
2 44 (80.00%) jQuery
3 26 (47.27%) XHTML
4 18 (32.73%) .NET
5 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET
6 15 (27.27%) Ajax
7 14 (25.45%) HTML5
8 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 8 (14.55%) XML
10 7 (12.73%) XSLT
10 7 (12.73%) WCF
10 7 (12.73%) Zend Framework
10 7 (12.73%) LINQ
10 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.73%) CSS3
11 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (9.09%) WinForms
11 5 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (7.27%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) User Experience
2 5 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.64%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.82%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Web Design
2 17 (30.91%) Web Development
3 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.45%) OO
4 14 (25.45%) Web Marketing
5 11 (20.00%) MVC
6 7 (12.73%) SEO
6 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.73%) SDLC
7 6 (10.91%) OOP
8 5 (9.09%) Validation
8 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.27%) OOD
10 3 (5.45%) Project Management
10 3 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (5.45%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (5.45%) Progressive Enhancement
10 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.64%) Mobile Development
11 2 (3.64%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 51 (92.73%) JavaScript
2 28 (50.91%) PHP
3 16 (29.09%) SQL
4 11 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.09%) VB
5 5 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.82%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (12.73%) Zend
3 5 (9.09%) Adobe
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) Google
4 2 (3.64%) hybris
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