Period
to 14 May 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 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 815 890 1,092
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 20.78% 20.93% 17.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.70% 37.07% 33.26%
Number of salaries quoted 722 769 893
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median % change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 2,162 2,401 3,283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 55.12% 56.45% 53.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,878 1,971 2,684
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £39,060 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +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 14 May 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 14 May 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
Altrincham 0 24 £36,250 -19.44% 5
Bolton 0 17 £45,000 -14.29% 9
Stockport -2 14 £63,750 +41.67% 6
Bury +3 12 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Rochdale - 4 £45,000 -
Wigan -5 3 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Oldham -2 2 £43,750 +45.83% 2
Cheadle +1 1 £52,500 +10.53% 5
Salford -5 1 £54,653 +15.06% 10
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 14 May 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.

1 356 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (40.12%) CSS
3 324 (39.75%) HTML
4 291 (35.71%) React
5 286 (35.09%) C#
6 268 (32.88%) AngularJS
7 222 (27.24%) AWS
8 221 (27.12%) Docker
9 216 (26.50%) SQL
10 213 (26.13%) MVC
11 209 (25.64%) Java
12 199 (24.42%) .NET
13 196 (24.05%) Software Engineering
13 196 (24.05%) Node.js
14 194 (23.80%) PHP
15 191 (23.44%) DevOps
16 184 (22.58%) Azure
17 170 (20.86%) Git (software)
18 165 (20.25%) TDD
19 161 (19.75%) Vue.js
20 147 (18.04%) Python
21 142 (17.42%) MySQL
22 136 (16.69%) Microservices
23 135 (16.56%) Go
24 134 (16.44%) OOP
25 131 (16.07%) TypeScript
26 127 (15.58%) jQuery
27 126 (15.46%) SQL Server
28 125 (15.34%) HTML5
29 124 (15.21%) 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 44 (5.40%) CMS
2 28 (3.44%) WordPress
3 24 (2.94%) IIS
4 15 (1.84%) Apache
4 15 (1.84%) Umbraco
5 14 (1.72%) Confluence
6 12 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.23%) EPiServer
7 10 (1.23%) Kentico
7 10 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (0.98%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.86%) nginx
10 6 (0.74%) Drupal
11 5 (0.61%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.37%) JBoss
13 2 (0.25%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.25%) SAS
13 2 (0.25%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.12%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.49%) Adobe XD
3 3 (0.37%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.37%) Sketch
4 2 (0.25%) Figma
4 2 (0.25%) InVision
4 2 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) Marvel
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (1.23%) nopCommerce
2 8 (0.98%) Magento
3 6 (0.74%) Shopify
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.12%) SessionCam
4 1 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 222 (27.24%) AWS
2 184 (22.58%) Azure
3 76 (9.33%) GCP
4 46 (5.64%) SaaS
5 36 (4.42%) Serverless
6 35 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
7 24 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
8 16 (1.96%) GitHub
9 13 (1.60%) npm
10 11 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (1.23%) Azure Service Bus
11 10 (1.23%) Azure Service Fabric
12 7 (0.86%) Firebase
12 7 (0.86%) PaaS
13 6 (0.74%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 6 (0.74%) Datadog
13 6 (0.74%) Power Platform
13 6 (0.74%) Pulumi
13 6 (0.74%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.47%) SNMP
2 8 (0.98%) Internet
3 7 (0.86%) Network Security
4 2 (0.25%) SSH
5 1 (0.12%) HTTP
5 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.12%) Intranet
5 1 (0.12%) MPLS
5 1 (0.12%) Skype
5 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (17.42%) MySQL
2 126 (15.46%) SQL Server
3 73 (8.96%) MongoDB
4 42 (5.15%) NoSQL
5 30 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (1.84%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 8 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (0.98%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (0.98%) Redis
10 7 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (0.86%) Apache Hive
11 6 (0.74%) Big Data
11 6 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.74%) MariaDB
11 6 (0.74%) Neo4j
11 6 (0.74%) Power BI
11 6 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.61%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 170 (20.86%) Git (software)
2 53 (6.50%) Jenkins
3 43 (5.28%) JIRA
4 30 (3.68%) Selenium
5 25 (3.07%) webpack
6 23 (2.82%) gulp
7 22 (2.70%) Cucumber
8 19 (2.33%) Gradle
8 19 (2.33%) Visual Studio
9 17 (2.09%) Artifactory
9 17 (2.09%) Vagrant
10 16 (1.96%) IntelliJ
11 15 (1.84%) JMeter
12 14 (1.72%) Bitbucket
12 14 (1.72%) Jasmine
12 14 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (1.60%) GitLab
13 13 (1.60%) JUnit
13 13 (1.60%) MSTest
14 12 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 104 (12.76%) Social Skills
2 70 (8.59%) Finance
3 53 (6.50%) Retail
4 36 (4.42%) Games
5 25 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (2.70%) Marketing
7 21 (2.58%) Law
8 14 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.35%) Banking
10 10 (1.23%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.98%) Public Sector
12 7 (0.86%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.74%) Back Office
13 6 (0.74%) Legal
14 5 (0.61%) Electronics
15 4 (0.49%) Automotive
16 3 (0.37%) Advertising
16 3 (0.37%) Influencing Skills
16 3 (0.37%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 565 (69.33%) Developer
2 146 (17.91%) PHP Developer
3 127 (15.58%) Senior Developer
4 109 (13.37%) JavaScript Developer
5 105 (12.88%) .NET Developer
6 90 (11.04%) Software Developer
7 82 (10.06%) Full Stack Developer
8 79 (9.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 79 (9.69%) Software Engineer
9 59 (7.24%) React Developer
10 51 (6.26%) Java Developer
11 41 (5.03%) Web Developer
12 36 (4.42%) C# Developer
13 34 (4.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 30 (3.68%) Senior PHP Developer
15 29 (3.56%) DevOps Engineer
16 28 (3.44%) Technical Leader
17 27 (3.31%) Senior Software Developer
18 26 (3.19%) C# .NET Developer
19 24 (2.94%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (40.12%) CSS
2 324 (39.75%) HTML
3 291 (35.71%) React
4 268 (32.88%) AngularJS
5 199 (24.42%) .NET
6 196 (24.05%) Node.js
7 161 (19.75%) Vue.js
8 127 (15.58%) jQuery
9 125 (15.34%) HTML5
10 103 (12.64%) CSS3
11 96 (11.78%) Laravel
12 78 (9.57%) .NET Core
13 76 (9.33%) REST
14 72 (8.83%) Symfony
15 67 (8.22%) ASP.NET
16 64 (7.85%) .NET Framework
16 64 (7.85%) Web Services
17 53 (6.50%) Sass
17 53 (6.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 52 (6.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 96 (11.78%) Greenfield Project
2 63 (7.73%) User Experience
3 44 (5.40%) Mobile App
4 19 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 19 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (1.84%) Cloud Native
6 13 (1.60%) NHS
7 12 (1.47%) e-Learning
8 9 (1.10%) Blog
8 9 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
11 5 (0.61%) iPad
11 5 (0.61%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.49%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.49%) Animation
13 3 (0.37%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.25%) FMCG
14 2 (0.25%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 98 (12.02%) Linux
2 31 (3.80%) Windows
3 19 (2.33%) Android
4 17 (2.09%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.72%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.23%) Unix
7 6 (0.74%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.61%) CentOS
9 2 (0.25%) Fedora
10 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (26.13%) MVC
3 196 (24.05%) Software Engineering
4 191 (23.44%) DevOps
5 165 (20.25%) TDD
6 136 (16.69%) Microservices
7 134 (16.44%) OOP
8 120 (14.72%) Front End Development
9 114 (13.99%) E-Commerce
10 87 (10.67%) Scrum
11 86 (10.55%) OO
12 84 (10.31%) Test Automation
13 80 (9.82%) Web Development
14 78 (9.57%) Problem-Solving
15 70 (8.59%) SOLID
16 64 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
17 43 (5.28%) Unit Testing
18 42 (5.15%) Mentoring
19 38 (4.66%) Fintech
20 36 (4.42%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 286 (35.09%) C#
2 216 (26.50%) SQL
3 209 (25.64%) Java
4 194 (23.80%) PHP
5 147 (18.04%) Python
6 135 (16.56%) Go
7 131 (16.07%) TypeScript
8 46 (5.64%) C++
9 40 (4.91%) Ruby
10 39 (4.79%) Scala
11 37 (4.54%) Kotlin
12 35 (4.29%) ES6
13 26 (3.19%) PowerShell
14 22 (2.70%) Java 8
15 20 (2.45%) Groovy
16 12 (1.47%) C
17 11 (1.35%) PHP 7
18 9 (1.10%) Bash Shell
19 6 (0.74%) T-SQL
19 6 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (6.38%) Degree
2 23 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.96%) CIW
3 16 (1.96%) OCA
3 16 (1.96%) OCP
3 16 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
4 14 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.60%) PhD
6 12 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.61%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.49%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.49%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.25%) ISEB
10 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.66%) QA
2 11 (1.35%) WAI
3 10 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.98%) GDPR
5 7 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.61%) WCAG
7 1 (0.12%) GRC
System Software
1 221 (27.12%) Docker
2 5 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.49%) KVM
Systems Management
1 124 (15.21%) Kubernetes
2 89 (10.92%) Terraform
3 36 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (3.44%) Ansible
5 13 (1.60%) Packer
6 8 (0.98%) Puppet
7 7 (0.86%) Grafana
7 7 (0.86%) Prometheus
8 5 (0.61%) HP Fortify
9 2 (0.25%) Kibana
10 1 (0.12%) Salt
10 1 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 65 (7.98%) Microsoft
2 57 (6.99%) Zend
3 39 (4.79%) Oracle
4 32 (3.93%) Google
5 19 (2.33%) Adobe
6 18 (2.21%) Atlassian
7 15 (1.84%) Sitecore
8 12 (1.47%) Aquila
9 9 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.98%) Apple
11 7 (0.86%) SaltStack
12 6 (0.74%) New Relic
13 5 (0.61%) HP
13 5 (0.61%) VMware
14 4 (0.49%) Xamarin
15 3 (0.37%) PayPal
15 3 (0.37%) Pega
15 3 (0.37%) SAP
16 2 (0.25%) Sage
16 2 (0.25%) ServiceNow