Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 8 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 +8
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 93 149 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 12.38% 17.57% 23.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.34% 30.41% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 82 121 204
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £26,075
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% +7.79% +1.32%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 317 490 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 42.21% 57.78% 54.16%
Number of salaries quoted 261 414 449
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,075 £22,771
90th Percentile £52,925 £52,500 £47,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Lancashire

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in Lancashire

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Lancashire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Lancashire

JavaScript
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Preston -1 32 £36,000 -2.70% 10
Chorley -5 14 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Lancaster +17 8 £35,000 -
Blackpool -6 8 £30,000 -11.11% 3
Ormskirk 0 3 £40,000 +26.98%
Blackburn -6 3 £50,000 +14.94% 2
Burnley -1 2 - - 3
Skelmersdale +6 1 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Accrington - 1 - - 2
Poulton-le-Fylde - 1 £25,000 -
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 67 (72.04%) CSS
2 60 (64.52%) HTML
3 49 (52.69%) SQL
4 37 (39.78%) .NET
5 34 (36.56%) AngularJS
6 33 (35.48%) Web Development
7 32 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (32.26%) ASP.NET
9 29 (31.18%) jQuery
10 28 (30.11%) C#
11 27 (29.03%) MVC
12 26 (27.96%) PHP
12 26 (27.96%) SQL Server
13 22 (23.66%) MySQL
13 22 (23.66%) React
14 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
15 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
16 18 (19.35%) Java
17 17 (18.28%) Degree
17 17 (18.28%) SDLC
18 16 (17.20%) Vue.js
18 16 (17.20%) RESTful
18 16 (17.20%) HTML5
19 14 (15.05%) Computer Science
20 13 (13.98%) CSS3
20 13 (13.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 12 (12.90%) Test Automation
21 12 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
21 12 (12.90%) Relational Database
21 12 (12.90%) TDD

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.60%) WordPress
3 3 (3.23%) CMS
3 3 (3.23%) Kentico
4 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.08%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.53%) Photoshop
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.30%) npm
4 4 (4.30%) Yarn
5 3 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) NAS
2 3 (3.23%) SSH
3 2 (2.15%) DNS
4 1 (1.08%) HTTP
4 1 (1.08%) Hyperconnected
4 1 (1.08%) Internet
4 1 (1.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.96%) SQL Server
2 22 (23.66%) MySQL
3 12 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 11 (11.83%) NoSQL
5 10 (10.75%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (8.60%) DB2
7 7 (7.53%) RDBMS
8 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (4.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (4.30%) Hadoop
9 4 (4.30%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.08%) Redis
11 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.75%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.53%) Selenium
4 4 (4.30%) Appium
4 4 (4.30%) Grunt
4 4 (4.30%) gulp
4 4 (4.30%) Protractor
5 3 (3.23%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.23%) webpack
6 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.15%) Mocha
6 2 (2.15%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.08%) Subversion
7 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (6.45%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Advertising
3 3 (3.23%) Automotive
3 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (73.12%) Developer
2 18 (19.35%) Web Developer
3 15 (16.13%) Junior
4 13 (13.98%) C# Developer
5 12 (12.90%) PHP Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Junior Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Software Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) .NET Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Junior Web Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Programmer
10 5 (5.38%) AS400 Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Designer
10 5 (5.38%) Junior UX Designer
10 5 (5.38%) React Developer
10 5 (5.38%) RPG Developer
10 5 (5.38%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (72.04%) CSS
2 60 (64.52%) HTML
3 37 (39.78%) .NET
4 34 (36.56%) AngularJS
5 30 (32.26%) ASP.NET
6 29 (31.18%) jQuery
7 22 (23.66%) React
8 16 (17.20%) HTML5
8 16 (17.20%) RESTful
8 16 (17.20%) Vue.js
9 13 (13.98%) CSS3
9 13 (13.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (11.83%) Node.js
11 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (9.68%) Web Services
12 8 (8.60%) Laravel
13 7 (7.53%) Ajax
13 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (7.53%) Symfony
14 6 (6.45%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) User Experience
2 6 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (6.45%) VLE
3 5 (5.38%) AS400
3 5 (5.38%) iSeries
3 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.08%) CCTV
7 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.08%) Life Science
7 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Linux
2 7 (7.53%) Windows
3 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) Web Development
2 32 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (29.03%) MVC
4 17 (18.28%) SDLC
5 14 (15.05%) Computer Science
6 12 (12.90%) TDD
6 12 (12.90%) Test Automation
7 11 (11.83%) OO
7 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
7 11 (11.83%) Web Design
8 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.53%) Decision-Making
9 7 (7.53%) OO PHP
9 7 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (7.53%) Project Management
10 6 (6.45%) Business Continuity
10 6 (6.45%) Information Management
10 6 (6.45%) Mathematics
10 6 (6.45%) Open Source
10 6 (6.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (52.69%) SQL
2 28 (30.11%) C#
3 26 (27.96%) PHP
4 18 (19.35%) Java
5 8 (8.60%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.53%) C
7 5 (5.38%) Python
7 5 (5.38%) RPG
7 5 (5.38%) RPG IV
8 4 (4.30%) Groovy
8 4 (4.30%) Java 8
8 4 (4.30%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.23%) VB
10 2 (2.15%) Ruby
11 1 (1.08%) C++
11 1 (1.08%) ES6
11 1 (1.08%) Go
11 1 (1.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Degree
2 12 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.23%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) GDPR
2 1 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.08%) cPanel
Vendors
1 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.53%) Google
3 5 (5.38%) IBM
4 3 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.08%) VMware