Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,599 1,795 1,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.40% 22.21% 16.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.55% 36.66% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,416 1,558 1,005
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,925
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%

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 4,375 4,896 3,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 61.28% 60.57% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3,733 4,230 3,221
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +3 126 £45,000 +5.88% 19
Bury 0 52 £32,500 -9.72% 9
Altrincham -3 29 £45,000 +38.46% 24
Wigan -3 27 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Salford +3 23 £37,624 -3.22% 8
Bolton -4 23 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Cheadle +8 21 £35,500 -7.79% 10
Oldham +3 15 £24,500 -27.94% 3
Rochdale +15 14 £48,750 -2.50% 4
Ashton-under-Lyne - 7 £35,000 - 2
Heywood +1 3 £28,500 - 2
Sale +3 2 £43,750 +90.22% 1
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1,011 (63.23%) HTML
2 989 (61.85%) CSS
3 725 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
4 606 (37.90%) C#
5 597 (37.34%) AngularJS
6 536 (33.52%) .NET
7 508 (31.77%) MVC
8 451 (28.21%) PHP
9 450 (28.14%) React
10 379 (23.70%) Java
11 377 (23.58%) SQL
12 362 (22.64%) Software Engineering
13 356 (22.26%) jQuery
14 349 (21.83%) Front End Development
15 339 (21.20%) Git (software)
16 338 (21.14%) HTML5
17 327 (20.45%) MySQL
18 303 (18.95%) Web Development
19 302 (18.89%) TDD
20 294 (18.39%) Node.js
21 291 (18.20%) ASP.NET
22 283 (17.70%) Scrum
23 257 (16.07%) CSS3
24 247 (15.45%) Web Services
25 235 (14.70%) Finance
26 230 (14.38%) SQL Server
27 217 (13.57%) OO
28 214 (13.38%) RESTful
29 188 (11.76%) User Experience
30 186 (11.63%) Sass

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 69 (4.32%) WordPress
2 67 (4.19%) CMS
3 58 (3.63%) Apache
4 39 (2.44%) nginx
5 37 (2.31%) SharePoint
6 33 (2.06%) Apache Spark
7 31 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
8 23 (1.44%) IIS
9 18 (1.13%) Drupal
10 15 (0.94%) Apache Pig
11 12 (0.75%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
13 9 (0.56%) Confluence
14 8 (0.50%) ExpressionEngine
15 7 (0.44%) EPiServer
16 6 (0.38%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.38%) Tornado
17 5 (0.31%) WebSphere
18 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
19 3 (0.19%) Moodle
Applications
1 35 (2.19%) Photoshop
2 14 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.44%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.25%) GIMP
8 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (0.063%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 66 (4.13%) Magento
2 17 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.38%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.25%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.063%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.063%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.063%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.063%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.063%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 182 (11.38%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (4.13%) SaaS
4 52 (3.25%) npm
5 43 (2.69%) GitHub
6 41 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 30 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (1.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 16 (1.00%) PaaS
10 14 (0.88%) Twilio
11 12 (0.75%) Office 365
12 9 (0.56%) Firebase
13 8 (0.50%) IaaS
14 7 (0.44%) Google Play
14 7 (0.44%) NuGet
15 6 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
16 5 (0.31%) Google App Engine
17 4 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 4 (0.25%) Amazon S3
17 4 (0.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.81%) HTTP
2 26 (1.63%) Internet
3 22 (1.38%) SSL
4 10 (0.63%) Intranet
5 9 (0.56%) DNS
6 8 (0.50%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.44%) SMS
8 5 (0.31%) Firewall
9 3 (0.19%) AMQP
9 3 (0.19%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.13%) Skype
10 2 (0.13%) VPN
11 1 (0.063%) Broadband
11 1 (0.063%) Extranet
11 1 (0.063%) FTP
11 1 (0.063%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (20.45%) MySQL
2 230 (14.38%) SQL Server
3 102 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 67 (4.19%) NoSQL
5 50 (3.13%) Big Data
6 45 (2.81%) Hadoop
7 38 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 38 (2.38%) Redis
8 30 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (1.69%) Relational Database
10 23 (1.44%) Blockchain
11 16 (1.00%) Apache Hive
11 16 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
12 15 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (0.56%) Couchbase
16 8 (0.50%) Neo4j
17 6 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 339 (21.20%) Git (software)
2 110 (6.88%) gulp
3 104 (6.50%) Grunt
4 86 (5.38%) NUnit
5 84 (5.25%) webpack
6 80 (5.00%) JIRA
7 68 (4.25%) Jenkins
7 68 (4.25%) Selenium
7 68 (4.25%) Visual Studio
8 51 (3.19%) Subversion
9 46 (2.88%) TeamCity
10 45 (2.81%) Jasmine
11 43 (2.69%) MSTest
12 36 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 31 (1.94%) JUnit
14 27 (1.69%) Mocha
15 26 (1.63%) Mercurial
16 24 (1.50%) Karma Test Runner
17 23 (1.44%) Protractor
18 22 (1.38%) Vagrant
General
1 235 (14.70%) Finance
2 100 (6.25%) Retail
3 92 (5.75%) Marketing
4 86 (5.38%) Advertising
5 68 (4.25%) Games
6 49 (3.06%) Telecoms
7 44 (2.75%) Manufacturing
8 37 (2.31%) Automotive
9 36 (2.25%) Electronics
10 34 (2.13%) Banking
11 24 (1.50%) Legal
12 19 (1.19%) Law
13 13 (0.81%) Investment Banking
14 11 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.38%) Publishing
16 5 (0.31%) German Language
17 3 (0.19%) Back Office
17 3 (0.19%) Dutch Language
18 2 (0.13%) French Language
18 2 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,209 (75.61%) Developer
2 267 (16.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 246 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 235 (14.70%) .NET Developer
5 214 (13.38%) C# Developer
6 194 (12.13%) PHP Developer
7 151 (9.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 144 (9.01%) JavaScript Developer
9 137 (8.57%) Software Engineer
10 128 (8.01%) Software Developer
11 117 (7.32%) Full Stack Developer
12 116 (7.25%) Web Developer
13 79 (4.94%) Java Developer
14 74 (4.63%) Angular Developer
15 68 (4.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 62 (3.88%) HTML Developer
17 58 (3.63%) C# Software Engineer
18 54 (3.38%) HTML CSS Developer
18 54 (3.38%) Junior
19 52 (3.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,011 (63.23%) HTML
2 989 (61.85%) CSS
3 597 (37.34%) AngularJS
4 536 (33.52%) .NET
5 450 (28.14%) React
6 356 (22.26%) jQuery
7 338 (21.14%) HTML5
8 294 (18.39%) Node.js
9 291 (18.20%) ASP.NET
10 257 (16.07%) CSS3
11 247 (15.45%) Web Services
12 214 (13.38%) RESTful
13 186 (11.63%) Sass
14 180 (11.26%) XML
15 171 (10.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 149 (9.32%) REST
17 139 (8.69%) Laravel
18 131 (8.19%) JSON
19 130 (8.13%) ASP.NET Web API
20 119 (7.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 188 (11.76%) User Experience
2 120 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
3 87 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (4.82%) Computer Science
5 73 (4.57%) Mobile App
6 54 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
7 51 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
8 35 (2.19%) Fintech
9 19 (1.19%) Blog
10 13 (0.81%) Management Information System
11 12 (0.75%) Xbox
12 9 (0.56%) N-Tier
13 8 (0.50%) Virtual Team
14 7 (0.44%) Online Banking
14 7 (0.44%) Social Media
15 6 (0.38%) Mainframe
15 6 (0.38%) Wiki
16 5 (0.31%) Arduino
16 5 (0.31%) Client/Server
17 4 (0.25%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 162 (10.13%) Linux
2 86 (5.38%) Apple iOS
3 84 (5.25%) Android
4 71 (4.44%) Windows
5 20 (1.25%) Unix
6 10 (0.63%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.56%) CentOS
8 8 (0.50%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.38%) Debian
10 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.063%) AIX
12 1 (0.063%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.063%) HPUX
12 1 (0.063%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.063%) Solaris
12 1 (0.063%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 725 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
2 508 (31.77%) MVC
3 362 (22.64%) Software Engineering
4 349 (21.83%) Front End Development
5 303 (18.95%) Web Development
6 302 (18.89%) TDD
7 283 (17.70%) Scrum
8 217 (13.57%) OO
9 180 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
10 172 (10.76%) OOP
11 169 (10.57%) E-Commerce
12 162 (10.13%) Test Automation
13 146 (9.13%) DevOps
14 125 (7.82%) Problem-Solving
15 116 (7.25%) Mentoring
16 111 (6.94%) Unit Testing
17 110 (6.88%) BDD
18 101 (6.32%) Responsive Web Design
19 97 (6.07%) SDLC
20 90 (5.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 606 (37.90%) C#
2 451 (28.21%) PHP
3 379 (23.70%) Java
4 377 (23.58%) SQL
5 168 (10.51%) Python
6 112 (7.00%) C++
7 111 (6.94%) TypeScript
8 87 (5.44%) Ruby
9 73 (4.57%) T-SQL
10 68 (4.25%) ES6
11 45 (2.81%) Perl
12 38 (2.38%) Java 8
13 36 (2.25%) C
13 36 (2.25%) PL/SQL
14 35 (2.19%) Bash Shell
15 31 (1.94%) Objective-C
16 29 (1.81%) VB.NET
17 28 (1.75%) Go
18 25 (1.56%) Groovy
19 19 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 113 (7.07%) Degree
2 49 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.19%) Security Cleared
4 13 (0.81%) AWS Certification
5 9 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.50%) SANS
7 7 (0.44%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.38%) CISSP
8 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.31%) CCNA
9 5 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.31%) CompTIA Security+
9 5 (0.31%) GIAC
9 5 (0.31%) HND
9 5 (0.31%) Linux+ Certification
9 5 (0.31%) MCSE
9 5 (0.31%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (0.31%) OCPJP
9 5 (0.31%) SSCP
10 4 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (6.00%) QA
2 23 (1.44%) GCP
3 7 (0.44%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 5 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.13%) ISO 15765
5 2 (0.13%) PA-DSS
5 2 (0.13%) WCAG
6 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 133 (8.32%) Docker
2 16 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.31%) vSphere
5 3 (0.19%) LXC
6 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.063%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.063%) HDFS
7 1 (0.063%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.063%) Varnish
7 1 (0.063%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.063%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.063%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 46 (2.88%) Kubernetes
2 39 (2.44%) Puppet
3 33 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (1.94%) Ansible
5 5 (0.31%) Salt
6 4 (0.25%) Cobbler
7 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.13%) Kibana
8 2 (0.13%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.063%) Rancher
9 1 (0.063%) Terraform
9 1 (0.063%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 151 (9.44%) Microsoft
2 83 (5.19%) Google
3 70 (4.38%) Zend
4 49 (3.06%) Oracle
5 43 (2.69%) Capita
6 38 (2.38%) SAP
7 32 (2.00%) Xamarin
8 30 (1.88%) Twitter
9 28 (1.75%) Adobe
10 15 (0.94%) IBM
11 13 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.75%) WooCommerce
13 10 (0.63%) Facebook
13 10 (0.63%) Sitecore
14 9 (0.56%) Apple
14 9 (0.56%) Tableau
15 6 (0.38%) HP
16 5 (0.31%) DevExpress
16 5 (0.31%) ServiceNow
17 4 (0.25%) New Relic