Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +8
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 124 216 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 14.69% 24.35% 27.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.67% 39.42% 48.79%
Number of salaries quoted 117 187 201
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £27,300 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,750 £45,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 418 548 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 49.53% 61.78% 56.06%
Number of salaries quoted 380 483 399
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 17 August 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 17 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
Preston +4 42 £35,000 +3.70% 17
Chorley -12 22 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Blackburn +1 17 £40,000 +14.29%
Burnley 0 9 £35,000 - 5
Lancaster -11 7 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Lytham St Annes - 3 £37,500 - 1
Blackpool -13 2 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Ormskirk 0 1 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Accrington - 1 £30,000 - 1
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 66 (53.23%) HTML
2 64 (51.61%) CSS
3 49 (39.52%) MVC
3 49 (39.52%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (33.87%) SQL
5 40 (32.26%) .NET
6 37 (29.84%) C#
7 35 (28.23%) Java
7 35 (28.23%) ASP.NET
8 33 (26.61%) PHP
8 33 (26.61%) jQuery
8 33 (26.61%) React
9 31 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 30 (24.19%) Git (software)
11 27 (21.77%) MySQL
11 27 (21.77%) OO
11 27 (21.77%) AngularJS
12 26 (20.97%) SDLC
12 26 (20.97%) Web Development
13 25 (20.16%) Node.js
14 24 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (16.94%) OOP
16 20 (16.13%) HTML5
16 20 (16.13%) Vue.js
16 20 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (15.32%) Spring
18 17 (13.71%) Microsoft
18 17 (13.71%) RESTful
19 16 (12.90%) CSS3
19 16 (12.90%) Web Application Development

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 11 (8.87%) nginx
2 7 (5.65%) WordPress
3 5 (4.03%) IIS
4 2 (1.61%) Apache
4 2 (1.61%) CMS
4 2 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.81%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.26%) SaaS
4 6 (4.84%) npm
5 3 (2.42%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (2.42%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.42%) Serverless
6 2 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.61%) Yarn
7 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) Internet
2 3 (2.42%) HTTP
2 3 (2.42%) VoIP
3 2 (1.61%) SSH
4 1 (0.81%) Hyperconnected
4 1 (0.81%) Intranet
4 1 (0.81%) SSL
4 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (21.77%) MySQL
3 14 (11.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (8.87%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.87%) Redis
5 7 (5.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (5.65%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) DB2
8 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.81%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 30 (24.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.65%) Subversion
3 6 (4.84%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.03%) Grunt
4 5 (4.03%) gulp
5 4 (3.23%) Selenium
6 3 (2.42%) JIRA
6 3 (2.42%) webpack
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.81%) Ant
8 1 (0.81%) Appium
8 1 (0.81%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.81%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (7.26%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.45%) Marketing
3 5 (4.03%) Music Industry
3 5 (4.03%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Advertising
4 1 (0.81%) Automotive
4 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 107 (86.29%) Developer
2 29 (23.39%) JavaScript Developer
3 24 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 20 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 19 (15.32%) PHP Developer
6 17 (13.71%) Java Developer
6 17 (13.71%) Software Developer
7 13 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (10.48%) SQL Developer
8 9 (7.26%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (7.26%) Senior Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Web Developer
10 7 (5.65%) MySQL Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Applications Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (4.84%) Junior
11 6 (4.84%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Senior SQL Developer
12 5 (4.03%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (53.23%) HTML
2 64 (51.61%) CSS
3 40 (32.26%) .NET
4 35 (28.23%) ASP.NET
5 33 (26.61%) jQuery
5 33 (26.61%) React
6 27 (21.77%) AngularJS
7 25 (20.16%) Node.js
8 24 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (16.13%) HTML5
9 20 (16.13%) Vue.js
10 19 (15.32%) Spring
11 17 (13.71%) RESTful
12 16 (12.90%) CSS3
13 14 (11.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (8.06%) Ajax
15 10 (8.06%) Express
15 10 (8.06%) Hibernate
15 10 (8.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.26%) User Experience
4 4 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.81%) FMCG
5 1 (0.81%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.87%) Linux
2 5 (4.03%) Windows
3 2 (1.61%) Unix
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.52%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (39.52%) MVC
2 27 (21.77%) OO
3 26 (20.97%) SDLC
3 26 (20.97%) Web Development
4 21 (16.94%) OOP
5 20 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (12.90%) TDD
6 16 (12.90%) Web Application Development
7 15 (12.10%) Software Engineering
8 14 (11.29%) BDD
9 9 (7.26%) Test Automation
9 9 (7.26%) Unit Testing
10 8 (6.45%) CRM
10 8 (6.45%) Front End Development
10 8 (6.45%) Kanban
10 8 (6.45%) Test Scripting
11 6 (4.84%) Scrum
12 5 (4.03%) Open Source
12 5 (4.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.87%) SQL
2 37 (29.84%) C#
3 35 (28.23%) Java
4 33 (26.61%) PHP
5 10 (8.06%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.45%) Groovy
6 8 (6.45%) Ruby
7 7 (5.65%) Java 8
8 6 (4.84%) Python
9 5 (4.03%) VB
10 3 (2.42%) C++
11 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.81%) Go
12 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (10.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 6 (4.84%) Docker
2 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.81%) Ansible
2 1 (0.81%) cPanel
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (13.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.84%) Google
3 5 (4.03%) Capita
3 5 (4.03%) Cisco
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle
4 4 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (0.81%) IBM
5 1 (0.81%) Lotus