Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 7 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 966 592 1,086
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 17.38% 22.99% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.57% 37.76% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 789 546 918
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,625 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 2,716 1,568 3,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 48.88% 60.89% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,173 1,444 2,739
10th Percentile £35,500 £35,000 £29,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 18 October 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 18 October 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
Salford +1 14 - - 13
Wigan -1 14 £51,250 -6.82% 2
Cheadle +6 9 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Altrincham -2 7 £27,500 -52.17% 6
Bolton -11 7 £49,000 +15.29% 9
Stockport -15 7 £50,000 - 13
Ashton-under-Lyne - 4 £40,000 -
Bury -5 3 £31,250 -30.56% 3
Oldham -3 1 - - 2
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 512 (53.00%) React
2 502 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
3 378 (39.13%) C#
4 339 (35.09%) AngularJS
5 325 (33.64%) CSS
6 308 (31.88%) .NET
7 293 (30.33%) Azure
8 270 (27.95%) Software Engineering
9 269 (27.85%) HTML
10 256 (26.50%) AWS
11 244 (25.26%) Node.js
12 236 (24.43%) SQL
13 231 (23.91%) DevOps
14 229 (23.71%) Java
15 227 (23.50%) TypeScript
16 225 (23.29%) Git (software)
17 213 (22.05%) TDD
18 207 (21.43%) MVC
19 196 (20.29%) SQL Server
20 193 (19.98%) Full Stack Development
21 192 (19.88%) Docker
21 192 (19.88%) Microservices
22 178 (18.43%) PHP
23 170 (17.60%) MySQL
24 159 (16.46%) Vue.js
25 158 (16.36%) Greenfield Project
26 149 (15.42%) Front End Development
27 141 (14.60%) jQuery
28 139 (14.39%) .NET Core
29 136 (14.08%) Go

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 34 (3.52%) CMS
2 22 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (1.86%) IIS
4 16 (1.66%) Drupal
4 16 (1.66%) WordPress
5 13 (1.35%) nginx
6 12 (1.24%) Apache Solr
7 11 (1.14%) Umbraco
8 7 (0.72%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.62%) SAS
9 6 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.52%) Apache
10 5 (0.52%) Kentico
10 5 (0.52%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.52%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.41%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.41%) Headless CMS
12 3 (0.31%) Confluence
13 2 (0.21%) Liferay
Applications
1 10 (1.04%) MS Visio
2 8 (0.83%) Figma
3 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.52%) Sketch
4 4 (0.41%) Adobe XD
5 3 (0.31%) InVision
5 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.21%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.10%) Marvel
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.21%) Magento
3 2 (0.21%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.10%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.10%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 293 (30.33%) Azure
2 256 (26.50%) AWS
3 86 (8.90%) GCP
4 59 (6.11%) Serverless
5 56 (5.80%) SaaS
6 54 (5.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 45 (4.66%) npm
8 41 (4.24%) GitHub
9 31 (3.21%) AWS Lambda
10 27 (2.80%) Azure Service Bus
11 22 (2.28%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 21 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
13 18 (1.86%) Pulumi
14 17 (1.76%) Datadog
15 14 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
16 13 (1.35%) GitHub Actions
17 12 (1.24%) Firebase
18 11 (1.14%) Azure Functions
19 8 (0.83%) Amazon ECS
19 8 (0.83%) mabl
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.73%) HTTP
2 12 (1.24%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.14%) Modbus
4 8 (0.83%) Internet
5 3 (0.31%) Intranet
5 3 (0.31%) SSH
5 3 (0.31%) SSL
6 1 (0.10%) MPLS
6 1 (0.10%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 170 (17.60%) MySQL
3 106 (10.97%) MongoDB
4 70 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
5 48 (4.97%) NoSQL
6 47 (4.87%) Redis
7 42 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 19 (1.97%) MariaDB
9 18 (1.86%) Azure SQL Database
10 13 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (1.35%) Blockchain
11 12 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (0.93%) Couchbase
12 9 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.62%) Amazon Aurora
14 5 (0.52%) Big Data
14 5 (0.52%) Neo4j
14 5 (0.52%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 225 (23.29%) Git (software)
2 63 (6.52%) Jenkins
3 55 (5.69%) webpack
4 39 (4.04%) gulp
5 30 (3.11%) Selenium
6 28 (2.90%) Cypress.io
7 24 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (1.66%) JIRA
9 15 (1.55%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.14%) Artifactory
10 11 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (1.14%) TeamCity
11 10 (1.04%) GitLab
12 8 (0.83%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.83%) Gradle
13 7 (0.72%) SonarQube
14 6 (0.62%) Bitbucket
14 6 (0.62%) MSTest
14 6 (0.62%) Postman
14 6 (0.62%) Protractor
General
1 134 (13.87%) Social Skills
2 95 (9.83%) Finance
3 52 (5.38%) Retail
4 48 (4.97%) Law
5 40 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (4.14%) Marketing
6 27 (2.80%) Public Sector
7 23 (2.38%) Games
8 21 (2.17%) Legal
9 20 (2.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 19 (1.97%) French Language
11 17 (1.76%) Presentation Skills
12 14 (1.45%) Electronics
12 14 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (1.14%) Banking
14 10 (1.04%) Retail Finance
15 8 (0.83%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.41%) Advertising
16 4 (0.41%) Organisational Skills
16 4 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 648 (67.08%) Developer
2 145 (15.01%) Senior Developer
3 133 (13.77%) Software Engineer
4 123 (12.73%) Software Developer
5 120 (12.42%) PHP Developer
6 117 (12.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 113 (11.70%) .NET Developer
8 100 (10.35%) JavaScript Developer
9 75 (7.76%) React Developer
10 73 (7.56%) Full Stack Developer
11 70 (7.25%) C# Developer
12 52 (5.38%) Java Developer
13 46 (4.76%) Technical Leader
14 40 (4.14%) Senior Software Engineer
15 37 (3.83%) Senior .NET Developer
16 32 (3.31%) Senior Software Developer
17 31 (3.21%) Lead Developer
18 30 (3.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
19 29 (3.00%) Web Developer
20 28 (2.90%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 512 (53.00%) React
2 339 (35.09%) AngularJS
3 325 (33.64%) CSS
4 308 (31.88%) .NET
5 269 (27.85%) HTML
6 244 (25.26%) Node.js
7 159 (16.46%) Vue.js
8 141 (14.60%) jQuery
9 139 (14.39%) .NET Core
10 136 (14.08%) RESTful
11 100 (10.35%) REST
12 88 (9.11%) ASP.NET
13 87 (9.01%) Kafka
14 80 (8.28%) .NET Framework
15 79 (8.18%) Web Services
16 73 (7.56%) Spring
17 65 (6.73%) HTML5
18 56 (5.80%) Ajax
18 56 (5.80%) Redux
19 53 (5.49%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 158 (16.36%) Greenfield Project
2 91 (9.42%) User Experience
3 43 (4.45%) Mobile App
4 30 (3.11%) Data Protection Act
5 22 (2.28%) e-Learning
6 21 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (2.07%) Linux Command Line
8 18 (1.86%) BBC
9 14 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.35%) Cloud Native
10 13 (1.35%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.14%) Legacy Applications
11 11 (1.14%) Legacy Code
12 9 (0.93%) NHS
12 9 (0.93%) Reinsurance
12 9 (0.93%) Tandem
13 7 (0.72%) Wiki
14 6 (0.62%) BYOD
14 6 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 80 (8.28%) Linux
2 31 (3.21%) Windows
3 25 (2.59%) Android
3 25 (2.59%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.14%) Unix
5 5 (0.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.10%) VME
6 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (27.95%) Software Engineering
3 231 (23.91%) DevOps
4 213 (22.05%) TDD
5 207 (21.43%) MVC
6 193 (19.98%) Full Stack Development
7 192 (19.88%) Microservices
8 149 (15.42%) Front End Development
9 132 (13.66%) OOP
10 109 (11.28%) Mentoring
11 106 (10.97%) SOLID
12 105 (10.87%) Scrum
13 100 (10.35%) Test Automation
14 96 (9.94%) E-Commerce
15 93 (9.63%) Problem-Solving
16 88 (9.11%) OO
17 86 (8.90%) Web Development
18 58 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
19 57 (5.90%) Clean Code
19 57 (5.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 378 (39.13%) C#
2 236 (24.43%) SQL
3 229 (23.71%) Java
4 227 (23.50%) TypeScript
5 178 (18.43%) PHP
6 136 (14.08%) Go
7 135 (13.98%) Python
8 90 (9.32%) C++
9 81 (8.39%) Scala
10 72 (7.45%) Ruby
11 69 (7.14%) Kotlin
12 40 (4.14%) ES6
13 36 (3.73%) PowerShell
14 35 (3.62%) VB
15 24 (2.48%) T-SQL
16 20 (2.07%) Groovy
17 19 (1.97%) Bash Shell
17 19 (1.97%) Tcl
18 15 (1.55%) C
19 13 (1.35%) Dart
Qualifications
1 55 (5.69%) Degree
2 19 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.41%) DBS Check
5 4 (0.41%) PhD
6 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.21%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.52%) QA
2 9 (0.93%) Accessibility
3 5 (0.52%) SLA
4 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.10%) GDPR
5 1 (0.10%) PMO
5 1 (0.10%) WAI
5 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 192 (19.88%) Docker
2 3 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.10%) KVM
3 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 131 (13.56%) Kubernetes
2 102 (10.56%) Terraform
3 25 (2.59%) Ansible
4 22 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (2.07%) Puppet
6 17 (1.76%) Grafana
6 17 (1.76%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.31%) HAProxy
7 3 (0.31%) Packer
7 3 (0.31%) Rancher
8 2 (0.21%) Control-M
8 2 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.21%) Istio
9 1 (0.10%) Consul
9 1 (0.10%) Kibana
9 1 (0.10%) Nagios
9 1 (0.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 68 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 51 (5.28%) Zend
3 39 (4.04%) Google
4 38 (3.93%) Oracle
5 18 (1.86%) SaltStack
6 17 (1.76%) New Relic
7 15 (1.55%) Adobe
7 15 (1.55%) ServiceNow
8 11 (1.14%) BMC
8 11 (1.14%) HP
8 11 (1.14%) Ivanti
9 8 (0.83%) SAP
9 8 (0.83%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.52%) Sun
11 5 (0.52%) VMware
12 4 (0.41%) IBM
12 4 (0.41%) Rackspace
12 4 (0.41%) TOWER Software
12 4 (0.41%) Xamarin