Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 3 10
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 163 224 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 18.40% 24.59% 17.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.23% 45.90% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 133 206 151
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,625 £46,250
North West median annual salary £41,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.13% +4.00% +7.14%

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 522 488 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 58.92% 53.57% 53.38%
Number of salaries quoted 439 438 432
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £25,450 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £47,750 £45,000 £45,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 64 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Chorley +6 27 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Burnley -3 19 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Blackburn +2 6 £42,000 -1.18% 2
Colne -1 6 £27,500 - 2
Skelmersdale -7 6 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Lancaster -13 6 £40,000 -
Rossendale - 3 £30,000 -
Blackpool -8 2 £33,750 -13.46% 1
Lytham St Annes - 1 £40,000 -
Ormskirk - 1 £31,500 -
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 114 (69.94%) HTML
2 112 (68.71%) CSS
3 78 (47.85%) MVC
4 76 (46.63%) jQuery
5 72 (44.17%) .NET
6 71 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (36.81%) C#
8 57 (34.97%) SQL
9 55 (33.74%) ASP.NET
10 50 (30.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 44 (26.99%) AngularJS
12 40 (24.54%) Node.js
13 39 (23.93%) HTML5
13 39 (23.93%) Web Development
13 39 (23.93%) Front End Development
14 35 (21.47%) Java
14 35 (21.47%) TDD
15 33 (20.25%) SQL Server
16 31 (19.02%) Git (software)
17 30 (18.40%) ASP.NET MVC
18 27 (16.56%) User Experience
19 26 (15.95%) KnockoutJS
19 26 (15.95%) Spring
20 25 (15.34%) WCF
21 24 (14.72%) .NET Framework
21 24 (14.72%) Marketing
21 24 (14.72%) PHP
21 24 (14.72%) Games
22 23 (14.11%) RESTful
23 22 (13.50%) Sass

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 (4.29%) Tomcat
1 7 (4.29%) WordPress
2 5 (3.07%) Apache
3 4 (2.45%) nginx
4 2 (1.23%) CMS
4 2 (1.23%) Drupal
4 2 (1.23%) IIS
4 2 (1.23%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (6.13%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.84%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.61%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Magento
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.27%) SaaS
2 3 (1.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (1.23%) GitHub
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.84%) FTP
2 1 (0.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.88%) NoSQL
3 18 (11.04%) SQL Server 2016
4 13 (7.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (7.98%) Hadoop
5 11 (6.75%) MySQL
6 8 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.23%) Redis
8 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (19.02%) Git (software)
2 20 (12.27%) Subversion
3 3 (1.84%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (1.84%) PHPUnit
3 3 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.84%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.23%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.23%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.61%) git-flow
5 1 (0.61%) gulp
5 1 (0.61%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.61%) JIRA
5 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.61%) PhpStorm
5 1 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 24 (14.72%) Games
1 24 (14.72%) Marketing
2 12 (7.36%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.91%) Retail
4 3 (1.84%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Military
5 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 146 (89.57%) Developer
2 38 (23.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 37 (22.70%) Senior Developer
4 33 (20.25%) .NET Developer
5 25 (15.34%) Java Developer
6 19 (11.66%) Web Developer
7 17 (10.43%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 17 (10.43%) Software Developer
8 16 (9.82%) PHP Developer
9 12 (7.36%) C# Developer
10 11 (6.75%) Designer
10 11 (6.75%) HTML CSS Developer
10 11 (6.75%) HTML Developer
10 11 (6.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (5.52%) Senior Software Developer
11 9 (5.52%) Web Designer
12 8 (4.91%) Junior
12 8 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (4.91%) Senior PHP Developer
12 8 (4.91%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (69.94%) HTML
2 112 (68.71%) CSS
3 76 (46.63%) jQuery
4 72 (44.17%) .NET
5 55 (33.74%) ASP.NET
6 50 (30.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 44 (26.99%) AngularJS
8 40 (24.54%) Node.js
9 39 (23.93%) HTML5
10 30 (18.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (15.95%) KnockoutJS
11 26 (15.95%) Spring
12 25 (15.34%) WCF
13 24 (14.72%) .NET Framework
14 23 (14.11%) RESTful
15 22 (13.50%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (13.50%) Sass
16 21 (12.88%) Entity Framework
17 20 (12.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 20 (12.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.56%) User Experience
2 18 (11.04%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.45%) W3C
5 3 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.84%) Life Science
6 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.61%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.61%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.45%) Android
1 4 (2.45%) Linux
2 3 (1.84%) Windows
3 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (47.85%) MVC
2 71 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (23.93%) Front End Development
3 39 (23.93%) Web Development
4 35 (21.47%) TDD
5 22 (13.50%) SDLC
5 22 (13.50%) Software Engineering
6 19 (11.66%) Web Application Development
7 18 (11.04%) BDD
8 17 (10.43%) OO
9 15 (9.20%) OOP
10 13 (7.98%) Unit Testing
11 11 (6.75%) Test Automation
12 10 (6.13%) E-Commerce
13 7 (4.29%) SEO
14 6 (3.68%) Analytics
14 6 (3.68%) Data Protection
14 6 (3.68%) Prototyping
15 5 (3.07%) Mentoring
15 5 (3.07%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 60 (36.81%) C#
2 57 (34.97%) SQL
3 35 (21.47%) Java
4 24 (14.72%) PHP
5 19 (11.66%) Ruby
6 17 (10.43%) T-SQL
7 13 (7.98%) Groovy
8 6 (3.68%) PHP 5
9 3 (1.84%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.61%) ES6
11 1 (0.61%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.61%) Python
11 1 (0.61%) VB
11 1 (0.61%) VBScript
11 1 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (12.88%) Degree
2 4 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.61%) ISEB
3 1 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Docker
1 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.61%) Ansible
2 1 (0.61%) Packer
2 1 (0.61%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (7.98%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.52%) Adobe
2 9 (5.52%) Google
3 7 (4.29%) Twitter
4 4 (2.45%) Zend
5 3 (1.84%) Oracle
5 3 (1.84%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.23%) Capita
7 1 (0.61%) Facebook
7 1 (0.61%) HP