Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,370 1,637 1,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.25% 20.90% 19.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.01% 36.18% 33.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,157 1,444 1,293
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £30,150 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £38,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% +6.45% +3.33%

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 4,028 4,524 4,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 56.60% 57.76% 58.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3,396 3,852 3,860
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,875 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 0 79 £45,000 +12.50% 28
Altrincham -10 45 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Salford +10 33 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Bury -2 18 £47,500 +31.03% 10
Bolton +4 12 £46,500 +15.53% 8
Rochdale +16 8 £48,125 -3.75% 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - 7 £35,000 -
Oldham -5 5 £27,500 -29.03% 2
Wigan -31 4 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Cheadle -11 3 £55,000 +35.80% 1
Sale -6 1 £40,000 -11.11% 3
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 892 (65.11%) HTML
2 856 (62.48%) CSS
3 632 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
4 600 (43.80%) C#
5 579 (42.26%) AngularJS
6 578 (42.19%) .NET
7 508 (37.08%) MVC
8 417 (30.44%) ASP.NET
9 372 (27.15%) React
10 338 (24.67%) SQL Server
11 336 (24.53%) Java
12 314 (22.92%) HTML5
13 313 (22.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 269 (19.64%) PHP
15 263 (19.20%) TDD
16 262 (19.12%) jQuery
17 260 (18.98%) SQL
18 248 (18.10%) Node.js
19 246 (17.96%) Microsoft Azure
20 242 (17.66%) Git (software)
21 237 (17.30%) RESTful
22 236 (17.23%) Scrum
23 234 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
23 234 (17.08%) Web Development
24 231 (16.86%) CSS3
25 225 (16.42%) Front End Development
26 224 (16.35%) Software Engineering
27 216 (15.77%) ASP.NET Web API
28 198 (14.45%) MySQL
29 194 (14.16%) Finance

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 78 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
2 51 (3.72%) WordPress
3 50 (3.65%) CMS
4 40 (2.92%) Apache
5 21 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
6 19 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 19 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.31%) Drupal
8 17 (1.24%) nginx
9 16 (1.17%) Apache Solr
10 13 (0.95%) IIS
11 12 (0.88%) Confluence
12 9 (0.66%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.58%) Apache Pig
14 7 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.44%) IBM Domino
16 5 (0.36%) Apache Spark
17 4 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 4 (0.29%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 27 (1.97%) Photoshop
2 13 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.22%) InVision
7 1 (0.073%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.073%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.073%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 30 (2.19%) Magento
2 20 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.58%) osCommerce
5 3 (0.22%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.073%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.073%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.073%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.073%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.073%) Shopify
7 1 (0.073%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 246 (17.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 162 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (3.58%) GitHub
4 34 (2.48%) SaaS
5 29 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (2.04%) npm
7 25 (1.82%) Google Play
8 14 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (0.88%) PaaS
11 11 (0.80%) NuGet
12 9 (0.66%) Office 365
13 7 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.51%) BrowserStack
14 5 (0.36%) Serverless
15 4 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 4 (0.29%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.29%) Yarn
16 3 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 3 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 55 (4.01%) Internet
2 44 (3.21%) HTTP
3 18 (1.31%) SSL
4 16 (1.17%) Intranet
5 13 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 11 (0.80%) DNS
7 10 (0.73%) VoIP
8 7 (0.51%) AMQP
9 6 (0.44%) Firewall
10 4 (0.29%) IP Telephony
10 4 (0.29%) LAN
10 4 (0.29%) PBX
10 4 (0.29%) Skype
10 4 (0.29%) WAN
11 3 (0.22%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.15%) IPv6
13 1 (0.073%) Broadband
13 1 (0.073%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.073%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.073%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (24.67%) SQL Server
2 198 (14.45%) MySQL
3 137 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 119 (8.69%) MongoDB
5 75 (5.47%) SQL Server 2016
6 50 (3.65%) Relational Database
7 33 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (1.75%) Hadoop
8 24 (1.75%) RavenDB
9 22 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 22 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (1.61%) Redis
9 22 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (1.53%) Big Data
11 17 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (1.17%) Blockchain
13 13 (0.95%) Neo4j
14 11 (0.80%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.73%) Amazon Redshift
16 9 (0.66%) Riak
Development Applications
1 242 (17.66%) Git (software)
2 76 (5.55%) gulp
3 66 (4.82%) Grunt
4 63 (4.60%) JIRA
5 61 (4.45%) webpack
6 56 (4.09%) Visual Studio
7 53 (3.87%) Subversion
8 46 (3.36%) Jenkins
9 40 (2.92%) Selenium
10 34 (2.48%) NUnit
11 33 (2.41%) GitLab
12 31 (2.26%) Jasmine
13 28 (2.04%) MSTest
14 27 (1.97%) Mercurial
15 23 (1.68%) Bitbucket
16 22 (1.61%) Babel
17 19 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (1.31%) Ant
19 16 (1.17%) Gradle
19 16 (1.17%) Protractor
General
1 194 (14.16%) Finance
2 98 (7.15%) Games
3 71 (5.18%) Marketing
3 71 (5.18%) Retail
4 61 (4.45%) Banking
5 60 (4.38%) Advertising
6 34 (2.48%) Law
7 30 (2.19%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.31%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.24%) Legal
10 15 (1.09%) Telecoms
11 12 (0.88%) Publishing
12 11 (0.80%) Electronics
13 10 (0.73%) Military
14 6 (0.44%) Automotive
15 5 (0.36%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.15%) Back Office
16 2 (0.15%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.073%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,074 (78.39%) Developer
2 312 (22.77%) .NET Developer
3 264 (19.27%) C# Developer
4 187 (13.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 181 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 151 (11.02%) Senior Developer
7 138 (10.07%) JavaScript Developer
8 120 (8.76%) PHP Developer
9 115 (8.39%) ASP.NET Developer
10 112 (8.18%) Software Developer
11 109 (7.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 94 (6.86%) Software Engineer
13 92 (6.72%) Java Developer
14 88 (6.42%) Full Stack Developer
14 88 (6.42%) Web Developer
15 80 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 62 (4.53%) Agile Developer
17 56 (4.09%) Agile C# Developer
18 55 (4.01%) C# Software Developer
19 52 (3.80%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 892 (65.11%) HTML
2 856 (62.48%) CSS
3 579 (42.26%) AngularJS
4 578 (42.19%) .NET
5 417 (30.44%) ASP.NET
6 372 (27.15%) React
7 314 (22.92%) HTML5
8 313 (22.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 262 (19.12%) jQuery
10 248 (18.10%) Node.js
11 237 (17.30%) RESTful
12 231 (16.86%) CSS3
13 216 (15.77%) ASP.NET Web API
14 148 (10.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 142 (10.36%) .NET Framework
16 122 (8.91%) Sass
17 118 (8.61%) Web Services
18 114 (8.32%) Ajax
19 108 (7.88%) REST
20 103 (7.52%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 161 (11.75%) User Experience
2 119 (8.69%) Greenfield Project
3 85 (6.20%) Mobile App
4 72 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (4.16%) Fintech
6 36 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (1.68%) iPhone
8 20 (1.46%) Online Banking
9 17 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
10 16 (1.17%) Mainframe
11 13 (0.95%) Blog
12 12 (0.88%) Internet of Things
13 10 (0.73%) Industrial Internet of Things
14 9 (0.66%) Cloud Native
14 9 (0.66%) Wiki
15 7 (0.51%) Arduino
15 7 (0.51%) Data Centre
15 7 (0.51%) Xbox
16 5 (0.36%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 83 (6.06%) Android
2 77 (5.62%) Linux
3 63 (4.60%) Apple iOS
4 44 (3.21%) Windows
5 14 (1.02%) Unix
6 11 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.36%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.073%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.073%) VME
10 1 (0.073%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 632 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
2 508 (37.08%) MVC
3 263 (19.20%) TDD
4 236 (17.23%) Scrum
5 234 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
5 234 (17.08%) Web Development
6 225 (16.42%) Front End Development
7 224 (16.35%) Software Engineering
8 158 (11.53%) Web Application Development
9 153 (11.17%) BDD
10 142 (10.36%) OO
11 133 (9.71%) E-Commerce
12 125 (9.12%) DevOps
13 111 (8.10%) OOP
14 110 (8.03%) Test Automation
15 106 (7.74%) Kanban
16 98 (7.15%) Microservices
17 92 (6.72%) Mentoring
18 89 (6.50%) Problem-Solving
19 78 (5.69%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 600 (43.80%) C#
2 336 (24.53%) Java
3 269 (19.64%) PHP
4 260 (18.98%) SQL
5 78 (5.69%) Python
6 68 (4.96%) T-SQL
7 65 (4.74%) TypeScript
8 57 (4.16%) C++
9 48 (3.50%) ES6
10 34 (2.48%) Java 8
11 32 (2.34%) Objective-C
11 32 (2.34%) Ruby
12 25 (1.82%) PL/SQL
13 20 (1.46%) Bash Shell
13 20 (1.46%) C
13 20 (1.46%) Perl
14 19 (1.39%) Go
15 17 (1.24%) Scala
15 17 (1.24%) VB.NET
16 15 (1.09%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 88 (6.42%) Degree
2 46 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (0.88%) AWS Certification
3 12 (0.88%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.66%) CCNA
5 9 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.51%) OCPJP
6 7 (0.51%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.44%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.36%) CISSP
8 5 (0.36%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (0.36%) GIAC
8 5 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.36%) Linux+ Certification
8 5 (0.36%) MCP
8 5 (0.36%) MCSE
8 5 (0.36%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (0.36%) SANS
8 5 (0.36%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.99%) QA
2 24 (1.75%) GDPR
3 2 (0.15%) WCAG
3 2 (0.15%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 1 (0.073%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.073%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.073%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.073%) ISO 15765
4 1 (0.073%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 88 (6.42%) Docker
2 16 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.36%) vSphere
5 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.073%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 28 (2.04%) Puppet
2 17 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.17%) Kubernetes
4 9 (0.66%) Cobbler
5 5 (0.36%) Ansible
5 5 (0.36%) Salt
6 4 (0.29%) cPanel
7 3 (0.22%) Istio
8 2 (0.15%) Terraform
9 1 (0.073%) Consul
9 1 (0.073%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.073%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 173 (12.63%) Microsoft
2 54 (3.94%) Google
3 36 (2.63%) Xamarin
4 29 (2.12%) Adobe
5 26 (1.90%) Oracle
6 24 (1.75%) Zend
7 16 (1.17%) SAP
8 12 (0.88%) IBM
9 10 (0.73%) Siemens
10 9 (0.66%) Twitter
11 8 (0.58%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.51%) Facebook
12 7 (0.51%) Nintex
13 5 (0.36%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.36%) Tableau
13 5 (0.36%) Telerik
14 4 (0.29%) Apple
14 4 (0.29%) Cisco
14 4 (0.29%) Cypress Semiconductor
14 4 (0.29%) Genesys