Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 7 3
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 +6
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 71 166 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 9.73% 19.64% 26.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.94% 32.68% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 69 133 206
Lancashire median annual salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.43% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,350 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

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 339 508 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 46.44% 60.12% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 293 427 436
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,150 £25,750
90th Percentile £53,500 £47,500 £45,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 0 32 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Chorley -15 9 £37,500 -3.23% 4
Lancaster +1 6 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Blackburn -2 5 £35,000 -22.22% 12
Blackpool -8 5 £29,327 -16.21% 5
Lytham St Annes - 3 £37,500 - 2
Ormskirk 0 1 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Accrington - 1 £30,000 -
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 41 (57.75%) HTML
1 41 (57.75%) CSS
2 28 (39.44%) SQL
2 28 (39.44%) MVC
3 27 (38.03%) AngularJS
4 25 (35.21%) PHP
5 23 (32.39%) C#
5 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (30.99%) .NET
7 21 (29.58%) React
8 20 (28.17%) MySQL
8 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
9 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
10 18 (25.35%) Web Development
10 18 (25.35%) jQuery
10 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
11 16 (22.54%) Java
11 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
12 14 (19.72%) HTML5
12 14 (19.72%) CSS3
13 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (16.90%) RESTful
14 12 (16.90%) Linux
15 11 (15.49%) Degree
15 11 (15.49%) TDD
15 11 (15.49%) Vue.js
16 10 (14.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (14.08%) Node.js
16 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering

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 7 (9.86%) WordPress
2 4 (5.63%) CMS
3 3 (4.23%) Kentico
4 2 (2.82%) nginx
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.41%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Magento
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.82%) npm
4 2 (2.82%) Yarn
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) SaaS
5 1 (1.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) NAS
2 2 (2.82%) SSH
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) Intranet
3 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) MySQL
1 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.27%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (7.04%) DB2
4 5 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.23%) Redis
6 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.45%) Selenium
3 5 (7.04%) Grunt
3 5 (7.04%) gulp
4 3 (4.23%) Appium
4 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.23%) WebDriver
4 3 (4.23%) webpack
5 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.82%) JIRA
5 2 (2.82%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.82%) Protractor
5 2 (2.82%) Subversion
5 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.41%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.41%) Maven
6 1 (1.41%) Mocha
6 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (4.23%) Retail
2 2 (2.82%) Marketing
2 2 (2.82%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.41%) Automotive
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 61 (85.92%) Developer
2 11 (15.49%) PHP Developer
3 10 (14.08%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Software Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Web Developer
5 8 (11.27%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Systems Developer
8 4 (5.63%) AS400 Developer
8 4 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Junior
8 4 (5.63%) MIS Developer
8 4 (5.63%) React Developer
8 4 (5.63%) RPG Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (57.75%) CSS
1 41 (57.75%) HTML
2 27 (38.03%) AngularJS
3 22 (30.99%) .NET
4 21 (29.58%) React
5 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
6 18 (25.35%) jQuery
7 14 (19.72%) CSS3
7 14 (19.72%) HTML5
8 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (16.90%) RESTful
10 11 (15.49%) Vue.js
11 10 (14.08%) Node.js
11 10 (14.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (9.86%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (8.45%) Laravel
14 6 (8.45%) Symfony
15 5 (7.04%) Entity Framework
15 5 (7.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) User Experience
3 4 (5.63%) AS400
3 4 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.63%) iSeries
4 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.41%) CCTV
6 1 (1.41%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) MVC
2 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.35%) Web Development
4 11 (15.49%) TDD
5 10 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.27%) OO
6 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
7 7 (9.86%) BDD
7 7 (9.86%) SDLC
7 7 (9.86%) Web Application Development
8 6 (8.45%) Front End Development
8 6 (8.45%) OOP
8 6 (8.45%) Scrum
9 5 (7.04%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (7.04%) OO PHP
10 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.63%) ITIL
10 4 (5.63%) Kanban
10 4 (5.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 28 (39.44%) SQL
2 25 (35.21%) PHP
3 23 (32.39%) C#
4 16 (22.54%) Java
5 6 (8.45%) Python
5 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.04%) Ruby
7 4 (5.63%) RPG
7 4 (5.63%) RPG IV
8 3 (4.23%) Groovy
9 2 (2.82%) C++
9 2 (2.82%) Java 8
9 2 (2.82%) VB
10 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.41%) C
10 1 (1.41%) Go
10 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.23%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.41%) CISSP
4 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (1.41%) GDPR
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Docker
2 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.41%) Ansible
2 1 (1.41%) cPanel
2 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Google
3 5 (7.04%) IBM
4 4 (5.63%) Cisco
4 4 (5.63%) VMware
5 3 (4.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle