Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 6 10
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,505 1,528 1,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.85% 20.14% 15.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.98% 33.59% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,343 1,331 1,023
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.28% +11.43%

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 4,303 4,549 3,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 59.61% 59.96% 50.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3,692 3,966 3,051
Manchester median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +3 120 £45,000 +20.00% 23
Altrincham -8 40 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Wigan -1 37 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Bury +11 27 £50,000 +8.11% 15
Bolton -5 18 £36,250 -3.33% 19
Rochdale +17 14 £50,000 +37.93% 5
Cheadle +5 14 £37,500 - 4
Oldham 0 14 £31,000 -4.62% 3
Salford -8 11 £40,000 +2.90% 15
Sale +1 5 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £35,000 - 4
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 982 (65.25%) CSS
2 958 (63.65%) HTML
3 668 (44.39%) Agile Software Development
4 571 (37.94%) C#
5 568 (37.74%) MVC
6 560 (37.21%) .NET
6 560 (37.21%) AngularJS
7 540 (35.88%) jQuery
8 434 (28.84%) PHP
9 366 (24.32%) React
10 364 (24.19%) SQL
11 360 (23.92%) Software Engineering
12 358 (23.79%) HTML5
13 344 (22.86%) ASP.NET
14 330 (21.93%) Front End Development
15 327 (21.73%) MySQL
16 319 (21.20%) Java
17 309 (20.53%) Scrum
18 302 (20.07%) Web Development
19 301 (20.00%) Git (software)
20 290 (19.27%) Node.js
21 289 (19.20%) Web Services
22 285 (18.94%) TDD
23 284 (18.87%) CSS3
24 261 (17.34%) SQL Server
25 214 (14.22%) E-Commerce
26 212 (14.09%) OO
27 209 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
28 194 (12.89%) Finance
29 190 (12.62%) RESTful

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 70 (4.65%) CMS
2 64 (4.25%) Apache
3 61 (4.05%) WordPress
4 43 (2.86%) nginx
5 40 (2.66%) SharePoint
6 22 (1.46%) Apache Spark
7 18 (1.20%) Confluence
7 18 (1.20%) EPiServer
8 16 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (1.00%) Drupal
10 14 (0.93%) IIS
11 12 (0.80%) Umbraco
12 11 (0.73%) Tornado
13 9 (0.60%) Apache Pig
14 6 (0.40%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.33%) ExpressionEngine
15 5 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
16 4 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 4 (0.27%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.27%) concrete5
Applications
1 43 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 14 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 14 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.20%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.13%) GIMP
6 2 (0.13%) InDesign
6 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.066%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.066%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.066%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.066%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 99 (6.58%) Magento
2 14 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.80%) Shopify
4 10 (0.66%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.20%) SAP MII
6 2 (0.13%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.066%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.066%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 134 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (2.52%) SaaS
4 36 (2.39%) npm
5 34 (2.26%) GitHub
6 26 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (1.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 16 (1.06%) PaaS
10 15 (1.00%) IaaS
11 13 (0.86%) Office 365
12 8 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
12 8 (0.53%) Firebase
12 8 (0.53%) Google App Engine
12 8 (0.53%) Google Play
13 7 (0.47%) Route 53
14 6 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.27%) Serverless
16 3 (0.20%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 65 (4.32%) HTTP
2 32 (2.13%) Internet
3 17 (1.13%) SSL
4 4 (0.27%) WinSCP
5 3 (0.20%) Intranet
6 2 (0.13%) DNS
6 2 (0.13%) VPN
7 1 (0.066%) AMQP
7 1 (0.066%) Broadband
7 1 (0.066%) FTP
7 1 (0.066%) IPsec
7 1 (0.066%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.066%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (21.73%) MySQL
2 261 (17.34%) SQL Server
3 90 (5.98%) NoSQL
4 63 (4.19%) Big Data
5 54 (3.59%) MongoDB
6 50 (3.32%) Relational Database
7 35 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
8 32 (2.13%) Hadoop
9 29 (1.93%) Redis
10 23 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
12 20 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 14 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (0.60%) Apache Hive
16 8 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 7 (0.47%) Endeca
17 7 (0.47%) GIS
18 6 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
18 6 (0.40%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 301 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 88 (5.85%) gulp
3 82 (5.45%) NUnit
4 74 (4.92%) Grunt
5 63 (4.19%) JIRA
5 63 (4.19%) Selenium
6 51 (3.39%) Jenkins
7 49 (3.26%) MSTest
8 43 (2.86%) webpack
9 42 (2.79%) Subversion
9 42 (2.79%) TeamCity
10 38 (2.52%) Visual Studio
11 33 (2.19%) Jasmine
12 31 (2.06%) Cucumber
13 27 (1.79%) Vagrant
14 26 (1.73%) Bitbucket
15 21 (1.40%) Mercurial
16 19 (1.26%) WebDriver
17 18 (1.20%) JUnit
17 18 (1.20%) Mocha
General
1 194 (12.89%) Finance
2 108 (7.18%) Retail
3 88 (5.85%) Marketing
4 84 (5.58%) Advertising
5 58 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 43 (2.86%) Legal
7 41 (2.72%) Games
8 39 (2.59%) Manufacturing
9 34 (2.26%) Electronics
10 25 (1.66%) Automotive
11 23 (1.53%) Banking
12 19 (1.26%) Music Industry
13 16 (1.06%) Multimedia
14 10 (0.66%) Law
15 7 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.40%) Back Office
16 6 (0.40%) German Language
16 6 (0.40%) Publishing
17 3 (0.20%) Dutch Language
17 3 (0.20%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 1,135 (75.42%) Developer
2 271 (18.01%) .NET Developer
3 253 (16.81%) Senior Developer
4 248 (16.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 198 (13.16%) C# Developer
6 171 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
7 170 (11.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 163 (10.83%) PHP Developer
9 144 (9.57%) Software Developer
10 126 (8.37%) Software Engineer
11 109 (7.24%) Web Developer
12 86 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
13 81 (5.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 81 (5.38%) Full Stack Developer
14 79 (5.25%) Senior Software Developer
15 76 (5.05%) HTML Developer
16 73 (4.85%) C# Software Developer
16 73 (4.85%) Java Developer
17 69 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 68 (4.52%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 982 (65.25%) CSS
2 958 (63.65%) HTML
3 560 (37.21%) .NET
3 560 (37.21%) AngularJS
4 540 (35.88%) jQuery
5 366 (24.32%) React
6 358 (23.79%) HTML5
7 344 (22.86%) ASP.NET
8 290 (19.27%) Node.js
9 289 (19.20%) Web Services
10 284 (18.87%) CSS3
11 209 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 190 (12.62%) RESTful
13 180 (11.96%) Sass
14 161 (10.70%) XML
15 139 (9.24%) .NET Framework
16 138 (9.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 132 (8.77%) Laravel
17 132 (8.77%) WCF
18 126 (8.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 164 (10.90%) User Experience
2 104 (6.91%) Greenfield Project
3 99 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 96 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 83 (5.51%) Mobile App
6 34 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (1.86%) Fintech
8 21 (1.40%) Management Information System
9 18 (1.20%) Xbox
10 14 (0.93%) e-Learning
11 13 (0.86%) Graphic Design
11 13 (0.86%) NHS
12 10 (0.66%) N-Tier
12 10 (0.66%) PKI
13 9 (0.60%) Data Structures
13 9 (0.60%) RIA
13 9 (0.60%) Social Media
13 9 (0.60%) Wiki
14 8 (0.53%) Animation
15 7 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 161 (10.70%) Linux
2 66 (4.39%) Apple iOS
3 65 (4.32%) Windows
4 60 (3.99%) Android
5 20 (1.33%) Unix
6 13 (0.86%) Ubuntu
7 12 (0.80%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.40%) CentOS
8 6 (0.40%) Debian
8 6 (0.40%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.066%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 668 (44.39%) Agile Software Development
2 568 (37.74%) MVC
3 360 (23.92%) Software Engineering
4 330 (21.93%) Front End Development
5 309 (20.53%) Scrum
6 302 (20.07%) Web Development
7 285 (18.94%) TDD
8 214 (14.22%) E-Commerce
9 212 (14.09%) OO
10 157 (10.43%) OOP
11 155 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
12 146 (9.70%) DevOps
13 135 (8.97%) BDD
14 111 (7.38%) Mentoring
15 110 (7.31%) SDLC
16 105 (6.98%) Test Automation
17 85 (5.65%) Responsive Web Design
18 84 (5.58%) Unit Testing
19 77 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
19 77 (5.12%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 571 (37.94%) C#
2 434 (28.84%) PHP
3 364 (24.19%) SQL
4 319 (21.20%) Java
5 170 (11.30%) Python
6 144 (9.57%) Ruby
7 94 (6.25%) C++
8 73 (4.85%) T-SQL
9 70 (4.65%) TypeScript
10 49 (3.26%) ES6
11 42 (2.79%) PL/SQL
12 37 (2.46%) C
13 35 (2.33%) Go
14 30 (1.99%) Scala
15 28 (1.86%) Bash Shell
16 26 (1.73%) Objective-C
17 25 (1.66%) Perl
18 22 (1.46%) Groovy
18 22 (1.46%) VB.NET
19 17 (1.13%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 171 (11.36%) Degree
2 52 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.46%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.73%) Master's Degree
6 9 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
7 8 (0.53%) AWS Certification
8 7 (0.47%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.33%) HNC
10 4 (0.27%) HND
11 3 (0.20%) ISEB
11 3 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.13%) MCP
12 2 (0.13%) MOS
12 2 (0.13%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.066%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (6.25%) QA
2 15 (1.00%) GCP
3 11 (0.73%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 7 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.27%) PA-DSS
6 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.13%) ISO 15765
7 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.066%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.066%) TickIT
System Software
1 93 (6.18%) Docker
2 9 (0.60%) Hyper-V
2 9 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.40%) Varnish
4 4 (0.27%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.13%) LXC
6 1 (0.066%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.066%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 41 (2.72%) Kubernetes
2 25 (1.66%) Ansible
3 24 (1.59%) Puppet
4 21 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.20%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.066%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.066%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.066%) Kibana
6 1 (0.066%) Nagios
6 1 (0.066%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.066%) Salt
6 1 (0.066%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 143 (9.50%) Microsoft
2 77 (5.12%) Oracle
3 69 (4.58%) Google
4 54 (3.59%) Zend
5 52 (3.46%) SAP
6 37 (2.46%) Xamarin
7 34 (2.26%) Capita
8 29 (1.93%) Adobe
9 17 (1.13%) Sitecore
10 12 (0.80%) Twitter
11 11 (0.73%) Apple
12 10 (0.66%) hybris
12 10 (0.66%) IBM
12 10 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.60%) VMware
14 7 (0.47%) Atlassian
14 7 (0.47%) BroadVision
15 5 (0.33%) Tableau
16 4 (0.27%) Facebook
16 4 (0.27%) JD Edwards