Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 11 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 437 418 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.98% 15.44% 17.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.85% 28.42% 33.22%
Number of salaries quoted 371 366 353
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.58% +2.00%

JavaScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,464 1,471 1,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 50.17% 54.32% 52.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,190 1,225 1,006
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Cheshire

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript in Cheshire.

Salary trend for JavaScript in Cheshire

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Cheshire over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Cheshire

JavaScript
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 76 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Chester -1 70 £38,750 +10.71% 37
Knutsford -5 65 £50,000 +38.89% 9
Crewe +1 50 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Wilmslow -2 36 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Macclesfield 0 30 £30,000 -16.67%
Runcorn +3 10 £35,000 - 3
Daresbury - 10 - -
Northwich +6 6 £43,750 +16.67% 1
Nantwich -12 4 £40,000 -
Ellesmere Port +4 2 £63,750 +27.50% 2
Winsford +1 2 £36,500 +0.69%
Congleton -3 2 £48,750 +44.44%
Frodsham - 2 £25,500 - 1
Middlewich - 1 £37,500 -
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 292 (66.82%) HTML
2 263 (60.18%) CSS
3 213 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
4 209 (47.83%) MVC
5 197 (45.08%) C#
6 195 (44.62%) .NET
7 173 (39.59%) SQL Server
8 160 (36.61%) AngularJS
9 157 (35.93%) ASP.NET
9 157 (35.93%) SQL
10 133 (30.43%) jQuery
11 131 (29.98%) Java
12 107 (24.49%) MySQL
12 107 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 104 (23.80%) Microsoft
14 102 (23.34%) Git (software)
15 101 (23.11%) PHP
16 95 (21.74%) Web Services
17 90 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 78 (17.85%) HTML5
18 78 (17.85%) OO
19 76 (17.39%) Scrum
20 69 (15.79%) Web Development
21 68 (15.56%) Greenfield Project
22 67 (15.33%) Amazon AWS
23 66 (15.10%) TDD
24 64 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
25 63 (14.42%) REST
26 62 (14.19%) Linux
27 60 (13.73%) Unit Testing

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (3.66%) Tomcat
2 15 (3.43%) WordPress
3 8 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.60%) JBoss
5 6 (1.37%) CMS
5 6 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.14%) Apache
6 5 (1.14%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.14%) IIS
6 5 (1.14%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.14%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.14%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.14%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.92%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.69%) Drupal
8 3 (0.69%) Jetty
8 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.46%) Perch
9 2 (0.46%) Resin
10 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (3.20%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.92%) InVision
3 4 (0.92%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (0.92%) UXPin
4 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.23%) Blender
6 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.23%) InDesign
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.06%) Magento
2 4 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 67 (15.33%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (10.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (6.18%) GitHub
4 13 (2.97%) DigitalOcean
5 6 (1.37%) npm
6 5 (1.14%) SaaS
7 4 (0.92%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.69%) Serverless
9 2 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.46%) Asana
9 2 (0.46%) Office 365
9 2 (0.46%) Yarn
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.23%) Firebase
10 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.23%) PaaS
10 1 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.06%) Internet
2 8 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.92%) SMS
4 2 (0.46%) DNS
4 2 (0.46%) Intranet
5 1 (0.23%) CTI
5 1 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (39.59%) SQL Server
2 107 (24.49%) MySQL
3 44 (10.07%) MongoDB
4 37 (8.47%) NoSQL
5 22 (5.03%) MariaDB
6 18 (4.12%) Big Data
7 17 (3.89%) SQL Server 2016
8 15 (3.43%) Hadoop
9 14 (3.20%) RavenDB
10 10 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.60%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.14%) HBase
15 4 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.92%) SQLite
16 3 (0.69%) Apache Hive
16 3 (0.69%) Power BI
16 3 (0.69%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 102 (23.34%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.09%) Jenkins
3 29 (6.64%) Visual Studio
4 26 (5.95%) Selenium
5 21 (4.81%) JIRA
6 19 (4.35%) PHPUnit
7 17 (3.89%) JUnit
8 16 (3.66%) Maven
8 16 (3.66%) NUnit
9 12 (2.75%) Gradle
9 12 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (2.29%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.83%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.83%) Mercurial
12 7 (1.60%) Ant
12 7 (1.60%) gulp
12 7 (1.60%) TestNG
12 7 (1.60%) WebDriver
13 6 (1.37%) CA Release Automation
13 6 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 54 (12.36%) Finance
2 51 (11.67%) Advertising
3 33 (7.55%) Banking
4 18 (4.12%) Retail
5 13 (2.97%) Marketing
6 12 (2.75%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.29%) Games
7 10 (2.29%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.14%) Law
10 4 (0.92%) Legal
10 4 (0.92%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.46%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 337 (77.12%) Developer
2 129 (29.52%) .NET Developer
3 64 (14.65%) C# Developer
4 60 (13.73%) PHP Developer
5 50 (11.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (10.76%) Software Developer
7 43 (9.84%) Senior Developer
8 30 (6.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (6.86%) Java Developer
8 30 (6.86%) JavaScript Developer
9 28 (6.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (6.41%) Web Developer
10 26 (5.95%) Junior
10 26 (5.95%) Junior Developer
11 24 (5.49%) Software Engineer
12 23 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
13 21 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 20 (4.58%) Python Developer
15 18 (4.12%) .NET Software Developer
15 18 (4.12%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (66.82%) HTML
2 263 (60.18%) CSS
3 195 (44.62%) .NET
4 160 (36.61%) AngularJS
5 157 (35.93%) ASP.NET
6 133 (30.43%) jQuery
7 107 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 95 (21.74%) Web Services
9 90 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 78 (17.85%) HTML5
11 63 (14.42%) REST
12 53 (12.13%) ASP.NET Web API
13 51 (11.67%) XML
14 48 (10.98%) Spring
15 45 (10.30%) CSS3
15 45 (10.30%) React
16 43 (9.84%) .NET Core
16 43 (9.84%) .NET Framework
17 42 (9.61%) SOAP
18 40 (9.15%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 68 (15.56%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
4 21 (4.81%) User Experience
5 20 (4.58%) Mobile App
6 19 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (2.75%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.83%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.60%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.14%) Cyber Defence
11 5 (1.14%) Fintech
12 4 (0.92%) Blog
12 4 (0.92%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.46%) Social Media
13 2 (0.46%) W3C
14 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
14 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.23%) Mobile Banking
14 1 (0.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 62 (14.19%) Linux
2 38 (8.70%) Unix
3 25 (5.72%) Windows
4 20 (4.58%) Android
5 19 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.14%) AIX
7 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.46%) Solaris
7 2 (0.46%) SUSE
8 1 (0.23%) CentOS
8 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (47.83%) MVC
3 78 (17.85%) OO
4 76 (17.39%) Scrum
5 69 (15.79%) Web Development
6 66 (15.10%) TDD
7 64 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (13.73%) Unit Testing
9 58 (13.27%) Test Automation
10 54 (12.36%) Software Engineering
11 48 (10.98%) Web Application Development
12 46 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
13 41 (9.38%) SDLC
14 38 (8.70%) DevOps
15 31 (7.09%) Dependency Injection
16 29 (6.64%) OOP
17 27 (6.18%) Collaborative Working
17 27 (6.18%) Mentoring
18 25 (5.72%) Microservices
18 25 (5.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 197 (45.08%) C#
2 157 (35.93%) SQL
3 131 (29.98%) Java
4 101 (23.11%) PHP
5 52 (11.90%) Python
6 25 (5.72%) T-SQL
7 18 (4.12%) VB.NET
8 16 (3.66%) Java 8
9 14 (3.20%) C++
10 12 (2.75%) R
11 9 (2.06%) C
11 9 (2.06%) ES6
12 8 (1.83%) Perl
12 8 (1.83%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.60%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.37%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.14%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.14%) Ruby
15 5 (1.14%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (7.55%) Degree
2 8 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.37%) HND
3 6 (1.37%) ISEB
3 6 (1.37%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.23%) CISSP
5 1 (0.23%) PhD
5 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.60%) QA
2 4 (0.92%) GDPR
3 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (4.58%) Docker
2 7 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.46%) Firmware
3 2 (0.46%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.23%) RACF
4 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 15 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.60%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.69%) Ansible
4 3 (0.69%) Puppet
4 3 (0.69%) Terraform
4 3 (0.69%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (0.46%) Nagios
6 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 104 (23.80%) Microsoft
2 38 (8.70%) Oracle
3 22 (5.03%) Google
4 19 (4.35%) New Relic
5 15 (3.43%) Capita
5 15 (3.43%) Facebook
6 14 (3.20%) Cloudera
6 14 (3.20%) Xamarin
7 11 (2.52%) Zend
8 9 (2.06%) Splunk
8 9 (2.06%) Yahoo!
9 6 (1.37%) IBM
9 6 (1.37%) Sybase
10 5 (1.14%) Talend
11 4 (0.92%) CyberArk
11 4 (0.92%) Twitter
12 3 (0.69%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.69%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.69%) SAP