Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,539 1,792 1,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.99% 22.20% 17.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.74% 37.86% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,323 1,576 1,169
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £56,250
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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,306 4,733 4,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.74% 58.63% 56.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3,678 4,058 3,593
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Manchester

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in Manchester

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Manchester

JavaScript
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Stockport +1 116 £42,500 - 23
Bury +1 47 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Salford +7 46 £47,500 +22.58% 8
Altrincham -11 43 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Cheadle +1 18 £37,750 -3.82% 5
Bolton -1 18 £38,500 -3.75% 8
Wigan -20 12 £39,250 -12.78% 4
Ashton-under-Lyne - 11 £35,000 - 1
Rochdale +9 9 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Oldham -3 9 £24,750 -38.13%
Heywood -2 3 £28,500 +46.15%
Sale -3 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 963 (62.57%) HTML
2 923 (59.97%) CSS
3 729 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 622 (40.42%) C#
5 609 (39.57%) AngularJS
6 576 (37.43%) .NET
7 540 (35.09%) MVC
8 440 (28.59%) React
9 428 (27.81%) Java
10 368 (23.91%) ASP.NET
11 352 (22.87%) PHP
12 330 (21.44%) HTML5
13 327 (21.25%) SQL
14 318 (20.66%) TDD
15 308 (20.01%) Node.js
16 297 (19.30%) Software Engineering
17 292 (18.97%) Scrum
18 288 (18.71%) Git (software)
19 276 (17.93%) jQuery
20 272 (17.67%) SQL Server
21 269 (17.48%) Web Development
22 262 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
23 259 (16.83%) MySQL
24 254 (16.50%) Front End Development
25 248 (16.11%) Finance
26 230 (14.94%) CSS3
27 225 (14.62%) RESTful
27 225 (14.62%) Continuous Integration
28 190 (12.35%) OO
29 189 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 63 (4.09%) WordPress
2 62 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
3 49 (3.18%) CMS
4 36 (2.34%) Apache
5 28 (1.82%) SharePoint
6 24 (1.56%) Drupal
7 23 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
8 18 (1.17%) Apache Pig
8 18 (1.17%) nginx
9 15 (0.97%) Apache Spark
10 14 (0.91%) IIS
11 13 (0.84%) Apache Solr
12 10 (0.65%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.58%) Confluence
14 8 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.45%) Umbraco
16 6 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 6 (0.39%) Sitefinity
17 5 (0.32%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 35 (2.27%) Photoshop
2 20 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.26%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.065%) GIMP
7 1 (0.065%) InVision
7 1 (0.065%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.065%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 31 (2.01%) Magento
2 13 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.39%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.26%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.19%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.065%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.065%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.065%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.065%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 189 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 166 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (3.44%) SaaS
4 49 (3.18%) GitHub
5 43 (2.79%) npm
6 29 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (0.97%) Google Play
8 15 (0.97%) PaaS
8 15 (0.97%) Twilio
9 11 (0.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 11 (0.71%) Office 365
10 8 (0.52%) NuGet
11 7 (0.45%) BrowserStack
12 6 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 4 (0.26%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
15 3 (0.19%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.92%) Internet
2 43 (2.79%) HTTP
3 26 (1.69%) SSL
4 21 (1.36%) Intranet
5 16 (1.04%) TCP/IP
6 11 (0.71%) Firewall
7 9 (0.58%) DNS
8 8 (0.52%) AMQP
9 7 (0.45%) SMS
10 4 (0.26%) Skype
11 3 (0.19%) VoIP
12 2 (0.13%) Asterisk PBX
12 2 (0.13%) IPv6
13 1 (0.065%) Broadband
13 1 (0.065%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.065%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (0.065%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.065%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (17.67%) SQL Server
2 259 (16.83%) MySQL
3 135 (8.77%) MongoDB
4 114 (7.41%) NoSQL
5 40 (2.60%) Hadoop
5 40 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
6 35 (2.27%) Blockchain
6 35 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 34 (2.21%) Big Data
8 30 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (1.62%) Redis
10 23 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (1.23%) Apache Hive
14 14 (0.91%) Neo4j
15 13 (0.84%) Amazon Redshift
15 13 (0.84%) RavenDB
16 12 (0.78%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 288 (18.71%) Git (software)
2 83 (5.39%) gulp
3 77 (5.00%) JIRA
4 73 (4.74%) Grunt
5 70 (4.55%) webpack
6 61 (3.96%) Selenium
7 59 (3.83%) NUnit
8 58 (3.77%) Visual Studio
9 57 (3.70%) Jenkins
10 55 (3.57%) Subversion
11 40 (2.60%) Jasmine
12 35 (2.27%) GitLab
13 33 (2.14%) MSTest
13 33 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
14 30 (1.95%) TeamCity
15 25 (1.62%) JUnit
16 24 (1.56%) Mocha
17 23 (1.49%) Karma Test Runner
18 22 (1.43%) Bitbucket
18 22 (1.43%) Gradle
General
1 248 (16.11%) Finance
2 90 (5.85%) Retail
3 86 (5.59%) Games
4 71 (4.61%) Advertising
5 69 (4.48%) Marketing
6 62 (4.03%) Banking
7 39 (2.53%) Law
8 33 (2.14%) Investment Banking
8 33 (2.14%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.30%) Automotive
9 20 (1.30%) Electronics
10 18 (1.17%) Telecoms
11 13 (0.84%) Legal
12 10 (0.65%) Military
12 10 (0.65%) Publishing
13 7 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.065%) Back Office
14 1 (0.065%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.065%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1,193 (77.52%) Developer
2 290 (18.84%) .NET Developer
3 253 (16.44%) C# Developer
4 202 (13.13%) Senior Developer
5 192 (12.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 174 (11.31%) C# .NET Developer
7 152 (9.88%) PHP Developer
8 132 (8.58%) Software Engineer
9 130 (8.45%) Software Developer
10 127 (8.25%) Full Stack Developer
11 125 (8.12%) JavaScript Developer
12 115 (7.47%) Java Developer
13 104 (6.76%) Web Developer
14 91 (5.91%) ASP.NET Developer
15 85 (5.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 72 (4.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 58 (3.77%) Angular Developer
18 57 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
19 55 (3.57%) Agile Developer
20 53 (3.44%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 963 (62.57%) HTML
2 923 (59.97%) CSS
3 609 (39.57%) AngularJS
4 576 (37.43%) .NET
5 440 (28.59%) React
6 368 (23.91%) ASP.NET
7 330 (21.44%) HTML5
8 308 (20.01%) Node.js
9 276 (17.93%) jQuery
10 262 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 230 (14.94%) CSS3
12 225 (14.62%) RESTful
13 182 (11.83%) ASP.NET Web API
14 168 (10.92%) Web Services
15 150 (9.75%) .NET Framework
16 142 (9.23%) REST
17 135 (8.77%) Sass
18 129 (8.38%) XML
19 124 (8.06%) Laravel
20 119 (7.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 173 (11.24%) User Experience
2 122 (7.93%) Greenfield Project
3 91 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 86 (5.59%) Mobile App
5 85 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (3.31%) Fintech
7 48 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (1.75%) Blog
9 23 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
10 20 (1.30%) Online Banking
11 19 (1.23%) Mainframe
12 12 (0.78%) Internet of Things
12 12 (0.78%) Xbox
13 11 (0.71%) Arduino
13 11 (0.71%) iPhone
14 10 (0.65%) Industrial Internet of Things
14 10 (0.65%) N-Tier
15 8 (0.52%) Wiki
16 6 (0.39%) Management Information System
17 5 (0.32%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 115 (7.47%) Linux
2 102 (6.63%) Android
3 88 (5.72%) Apple iOS
4 59 (3.83%) Windows
5 14 (0.91%) Unix
6 10 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.52%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.19%) CentOS
10 2 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.065%) AIX
11 1 (0.065%) Debian
11 1 (0.065%) HPUX
11 1 (0.065%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.065%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.065%) Solaris
11 1 (0.065%) VME
11 1 (0.065%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 729 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (35.09%) MVC
3 318 (20.66%) TDD
4 297 (19.30%) Software Engineering
5 292 (18.97%) Scrum
6 269 (17.48%) Web Development
7 254 (16.50%) Front End Development
8 225 (14.62%) Continuous Integration
9 190 (12.35%) OO
10 171 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 164 (10.66%) DevOps
12 143 (9.29%) E-Commerce
13 139 (9.03%) BDD
14 138 (8.97%) OOP
15 116 (7.54%) Microservices
16 115 (7.47%) Kanban
17 109 (7.08%) Mentoring
18 106 (6.89%) Problem-Solving
19 100 (6.50%) Web Application Development
20 95 (6.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 622 (40.42%) C#
2 428 (27.81%) Java
3 352 (22.87%) PHP
4 327 (21.25%) SQL
5 114 (7.41%) Python
6 90 (5.85%) C++
7 84 (5.46%) TypeScript
8 68 (4.42%) T-SQL
9 67 (4.35%) ES6
10 49 (3.18%) Ruby
11 46 (2.99%) Java 8
12 38 (2.47%) C
12 38 (2.47%) Objective-C
13 35 (2.27%) Perl
14 29 (1.88%) Bash Shell
14 29 (1.88%) PL/SQL
15 25 (1.62%) Scala
16 23 (1.49%) Groovy
16 23 (1.49%) VB.NET
17 19 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 110 (7.15%) Degree
2 52 (3.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (1.30%) Security Cleared
4 13 (0.84%) AWS Certification
4 13 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (0.84%) SANS
5 11 (0.71%) CCNA
5 11 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (0.71%) CISSP
5 11 (0.71%) OCPJP
6 10 (0.65%) CompTIA Security+
6 10 (0.65%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.65%) GIAC
6 10 (0.65%) Linux+ Certification
6 10 (0.65%) MCSE
6 10 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
6 10 (0.65%) SSCP
7 7 (0.45%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.39%) ISEB
9 5 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.61%) QA
2 10 (0.65%) GDPR
3 9 (0.58%) GCP
4 3 (0.19%) ISO 15765
4 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.13%) WCAG
5 2 (0.13%) Web Application Security Consortium
6 1 (0.065%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.065%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 107 (6.95%) Docker
2 26 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (0.65%) vSphere
4 8 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.32%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.065%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.065%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (2.79%) Puppet
2 26 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (1.56%) Kubernetes
4 12 (0.78%) Ansible
5 10 (0.65%) Cobbler
5 10 (0.65%) Salt
6 3 (0.19%) Istio
6 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.13%) Kibana
7 2 (0.13%) Terraform
7 2 (0.13%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.065%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.065%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 157 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 64 (4.16%) Zend
3 62 (4.03%) Google
4 58 (3.77%) Capita
5 40 (2.60%) Oracle
6 35 (2.27%) Xamarin
7 34 (2.21%) Adobe
8 22 (1.43%) SAP
9 18 (1.17%) Twitter
10 17 (1.10%) IBM
11 10 (0.65%) Siemens
12 9 (0.58%) Facebook
12 9 (0.58%) ServiceNow
13 8 (0.52%) Apple
14 7 (0.45%) Cypress Semiconductor
15 6 (0.39%) DevExpress
15 6 (0.39%) New Relic
15 6 (0.39%) Nintex
15 6 (0.39%) WooCommerce
16 5 (0.32%) Tableau