Period
to 30 July 2021

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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 8 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 864 762 1,090
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 18.21% 23.10% 16.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.53% 38.52% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 723 680 871
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,875 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £74,750 £66,250 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 2,432 1,978 3,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 51.26% 59.96% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,971 1,714 2,640
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,250 £40,000 £35,203
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,375 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £68,750 £67,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Manchester

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JavaScript in Manchester.

Salary trend for JavaScript in Manchester

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in Manchester over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

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 30 July 2021. 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
Bolton -5 16 £42,500 -19.05% 7
Bury +1 12 £30,000 -28.57% 2
Stockport -11 12 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Salford +2 10 - - 15
Wigan -2 10 £48,750 -11.36% 4
Altrincham -1 6 £27,500 -52.17% 6
Ashton-under-Lyne - 4 £40,000 -
Rochdale - 3 £45,000 -
Cheadle +2 2 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Oldham -1 1 £37,500 -3.85% 2
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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.

1 462 (53.47%) React
2 439 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
3 340 (39.35%) C#
4 309 (35.76%) AngularJS
5 287 (33.22%) CSS
6 269 (31.13%) Azure
7 252 (29.17%) HTML
8 250 (28.94%) .NET
9 239 (27.66%) AWS
10 238 (27.55%) Software Engineering
11 228 (26.39%) Node.js
12 227 (26.27%) SQL
13 223 (25.81%) Java
14 209 (24.19%) MVC
14 209 (24.19%) DevOps
15 202 (23.38%) Git (software)
16 200 (23.15%) Full Stack Development
17 198 (22.92%) Docker
18 193 (22.34%) TDD
19 188 (21.76%) PHP
20 186 (21.53%) TypeScript
21 174 (20.14%) Microservices
22 170 (19.68%) Vue.js
23 160 (18.52%) SQL Server
24 137 (15.86%) OOP
25 136 (15.74%) MySQL
26 135 (15.63%) Go
27 134 (15.51%) jQuery
28 132 (15.28%) Python
29 129 (14.93%) Kubernetes

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 45 (5.21%) CMS
2 18 (2.08%) IIS
3 16 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (1.85%) WordPress
4 13 (1.50%) nginx
5 9 (1.04%) Apache Solr
5 9 (1.04%) Confluence
5 9 (1.04%) Drupal
6 7 (0.81%) Apache
6 7 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.81%) Umbraco
7 6 (0.69%) SAS
8 5 (0.58%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.58%) Kentico
8 5 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.46%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.35%) Headless CMS
10 3 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Figma
1 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.46%) Sketch
3 3 (0.35%) InVision
4 2 (0.23%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.23%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) Marvel
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.46%) Magento
2 3 (0.35%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.12%) SessionCam
4 1 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 269 (31.13%) Azure
2 239 (27.66%) AWS
3 94 (10.88%) GCP
4 48 (5.56%) Serverless
5 45 (5.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 39 (4.51%) GitHub
7 36 (4.17%) npm
8 34 (3.94%) SaaS
9 28 (3.24%) AWS Lambda
10 24 (2.78%) Azure Service Bus
11 16 (1.85%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 16 (1.85%) Pulumi
12 15 (1.74%) Datadog
13 13 (1.50%) Azure Service Fabric
14 11 (1.27%) Firebase
15 9 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
15 9 (1.04%) Slack
16 8 (0.93%) Azure Functions
17 6 (0.69%) Power Platform
17 6 (0.69%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.04%) HTTP
2 6 (0.69%) Internet
3 5 (0.58%) SNMP
3 5 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.46%) Modbus
4 4 (0.46%) SSH
5 3 (0.35%) Intranet
6 2 (0.23%) SSL
7 1 (0.12%) MPLS
7 1 (0.12%) Network Security
7 1 (0.12%) Skype
7 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 136 (15.74%) MySQL
3 104 (12.04%) MongoDB
4 57 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
5 41 (4.75%) NoSQL
5 41 (4.75%) Redis
6 18 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
7 15 (1.74%) MariaDB
8 13 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (1.50%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
10 10 (1.16%) Blockchain
11 7 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.69%) Couchbase
12 6 (0.69%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.58%) Big Data
13 5 (0.58%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 202 (23.38%) Git (software)
2 46 (5.32%) Jenkins
3 37 (4.28%) gulp
3 37 (4.28%) webpack
4 28 (3.24%) Selenium
5 24 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (2.31%) JIRA
6 20 (2.31%) Visual Studio
7 17 (1.97%) Cypress.io
8 13 (1.50%) GitLab
8 13 (1.50%) JMeter
9 12 (1.39%) TeamCity
10 11 (1.27%) Artifactory
10 11 (1.27%) Subversion
11 10 (1.16%) Gradle
11 10 (1.16%) Jasmine
11 10 (1.16%) MSTest
12 9 (1.04%) Maven
12 9 (1.04%) Postman
12 9 (1.04%) WebDriver
General
1 113 (13.08%) Social Skills
2 80 (9.26%) Finance
3 36 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (4.17%) Retail
4 30 (3.47%) Marketing
5 28 (3.24%) Games
6 20 (2.31%) Law
7 16 (1.85%) Legal
8 15 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.62%) Banking
10 13 (1.50%) Public Sector
11 9 (1.04%) Electronics
12 8 (0.93%) French Language
13 7 (0.81%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.81%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.58%) Advertising
14 5 (0.58%) Back Office
14 5 (0.58%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.58%) Retail Finance
15 4 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 576 (66.67%) Developer
2 143 (16.55%) Senior Developer
3 139 (16.09%) PHP Developer
4 118 (13.66%) Software Developer
5 113 (13.08%) .NET Developer
5 113 (13.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 106 (12.27%) Software Engineer
7 75 (8.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 74 (8.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 57 (6.60%) C# Developer
10 56 (6.48%) React Developer
11 53 (6.13%) Java Developer
12 43 (4.98%) Technical Leader
13 38 (4.40%) Web Developer
14 35 (4.05%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 35 (4.05%) Senior Software Developer
15 31 (3.59%) Angular Developer
15 31 (3.59%) Lead Developer
15 31 (3.59%) Senior Software Engineer
16 29 (3.36%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (53.47%) React
2 309 (35.76%) AngularJS
3 287 (33.22%) CSS
4 252 (29.17%) HTML
5 250 (28.94%) .NET
6 228 (26.39%) Node.js
7 170 (19.68%) Vue.js
8 134 (15.51%) jQuery
9 127 (14.70%) .NET Core
10 101 (11.69%) HTML5
11 95 (11.00%) REST
12 83 (9.61%) RESTful
13 74 (8.56%) .NET Framework
13 74 (8.56%) Kafka
14 73 (8.45%) CSS3
15 71 (8.22%) ASP.NET
16 68 (7.87%) Symfony
17 59 (6.83%) Spring
18 57 (6.60%) Laravel
18 57 (6.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 122 (14.12%) Greenfield Project
2 58 (6.71%) User Experience
3 41 (4.75%) Mobile App
4 18 (2.08%) BBC
5 16 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
6 15 (1.74%) Data Structures
7 13 (1.50%) Cloud Native
8 12 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
8 12 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.04%) NHS
10 8 (0.93%) Legacy Code
11 7 (0.81%) Legacy Applications
12 6 (0.69%) Blog
12 6 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
13 5 (0.58%) iPad
13 5 (0.58%) Online Gambling
14 4 (0.46%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.46%) Animation
14 4 (0.46%) Cardano
14 4 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 90 (10.42%) Linux
2 24 (2.78%) Windows
3 19 (2.20%) Android
4 18 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.16%) Unix
6 5 (0.58%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.35%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.12%) CentOS
8 1 (0.12%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (27.55%) Software Engineering
3 209 (24.19%) DevOps
3 209 (24.19%) MVC
4 200 (23.15%) Full Stack Development
5 193 (22.34%) TDD
6 174 (20.14%) Microservices
7 137 (15.86%) OOP
8 111 (12.85%) Front End Development
9 101 (11.69%) SOLID
10 92 (10.65%) E-Commerce
11 88 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
11 88 (10.19%) Scrum
12 84 (9.72%) OO
13 82 (9.49%) Test Automation
14 80 (9.26%) Web Development
15 68 (7.87%) Mentoring
16 64 (7.41%) Clean Code
17 60 (6.94%) Unit Testing
18 53 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 340 (39.35%) C#
2 227 (26.27%) SQL
3 223 (25.81%) Java
4 188 (21.76%) PHP
5 186 (21.53%) TypeScript
6 135 (15.63%) Go
7 132 (15.28%) Python
8 67 (7.75%) Scala
9 61 (7.06%) Ruby
10 55 (6.37%) C++
10 55 (6.37%) Kotlin
11 41 (4.75%) ES6
12 31 (3.59%) PowerShell
13 20 (2.31%) VB
14 16 (1.85%) Bash Shell
15 15 (1.74%) C
15 15 (1.74%) Groovy
15 15 (1.74%) Java 8
16 14 (1.62%) T-SQL
17 8 (0.93%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 46 (5.32%) Degree
2 19 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 16 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.16%) CIW
4 10 (1.16%) OCA
4 10 (1.16%) OCP
4 10 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (1.04%) PhD
6 4 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.35%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.23%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.23%) ISEB
9 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.70%) QA
2 14 (1.62%) Accessibility
3 4 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.35%) GDPR
4 3 (0.35%) SLA
4 3 (0.35%) WCAG
5 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) GRC
6 1 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 198 (22.92%) Docker
2 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 129 (14.93%) Kubernetes
2 97 (11.23%) Terraform
3 20 (2.31%) Ansible
4 19 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (1.85%) Puppet
6 15 (1.74%) Grafana
6 15 (1.74%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.35%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.23%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.23%) Rancher
9 1 (0.12%) Consul
9 1 (0.12%) Control-M
9 1 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.12%) Kibana
9 1 (0.12%) Nagios
9 1 (0.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 65 (7.52%) Microsoft
2 57 (6.60%) Zend
3 34 (3.94%) Google
3 34 (3.94%) Oracle
4 17 (1.97%) Adobe
5 16 (1.85%) SaltStack
6 15 (1.74%) New Relic
7 8 (0.93%) Atlassian
7 8 (0.93%) SAP
7 8 (0.93%) Sitecore
8 7 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.58%) Sun
10 4 (0.46%) Apple
10 4 (0.46%) Pega
10 4 (0.46%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.46%) VMware
11 3 (0.35%) HP
11 3 (0.35%) Netlify
11 3 (0.35%) PayPal
11 3 (0.35%) Xamarin