Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
England > North West
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 152 111
Rank change year-on-year +45 -41 -4
Permanent jobs citing Internet 305 268 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.88% 2.10% 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.18% 14.96% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 264 192 305
North West median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £28,250 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,885 1,792 1,858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.79% 14.02% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,574 1,416 1,490
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the North West

Internet
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet in the North West.

Salary trend for Internet in the North West

Internet
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in the North West over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Internet in the North West

Internet
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
Manchester +45 227 £52,500 +38.16% 45
Cheshire +14 52 £45,000 - 8
Merseyside +13 17 £40,798 +16.56%
Lancashire +10 5 £35,000 -5.08% 3
Cumbria +1 2 - -
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT jobs citing Internet 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 North West region with a requirement for Internet.

1 195 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (42.62%) TDD
3 110 (36.07%) SQL Server
4 106 (34.75%) .NET
5 105 (34.43%) C#
6 104 (34.10%) ASP.NET
7 101 (33.11%) MVC
7 101 (33.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 98 (32.13%) SQL Server 2016
9 89 (29.18%) RESTful
10 80 (26.23%) ITIL
11 79 (25.90%) BDD
11 79 (25.90%) Internet of Things
12 78 (25.57%) Web Application Development
13 75 (24.59%) Amazon AWS
14 70 (22.95%) ASP.NET Web API
15 68 (22.30%) OO
16 65 (21.31%) DevOps
17 58 (19.02%) Continuous Integration
17 58 (19.02%) Git (software)
18 57 (18.69%) JavaScript
19 56 (18.36%) AngularJS
20 53 (17.38%) NoSQL
20 53 (17.38%) Greenfield Project
21 52 (17.05%) Information Security
21 52 (17.05%) Scrum
22 51 (16.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 50 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
23 50 (16.39%) Puppet
23 50 (16.39%) Games

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 29 (9.51%) Apache
2 19 (6.23%) Apache Spark
3 17 (5.57%) IIS
4 11 (3.61%) MS Exchange
5 10 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.28%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.64%) Confluence
7 4 (1.31%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.31%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.33%) CMS
9 1 (0.33%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 12 (3.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 75 (24.59%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (13.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 34 (11.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (8.85%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (6.23%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (6.23%) Amazon EMR
6 14 (4.59%) Office 365
7 6 (1.97%) SaaS
8 1 (0.33%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.51%) DNS
1 29 (9.51%) TCP/IP
2 27 (8.85%) Firewall
3 19 (6.23%) Hyperconnected
4 18 (5.90%) LAN
5 17 (5.57%) SSL
5 17 (5.57%) WAN
6 16 (5.25%) SMTP
7 12 (3.93%) Broadband
8 10 (3.28%) Network Security
9 9 (2.95%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (2.62%) BGP
10 8 (2.62%) BIG-IP
10 8 (2.62%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (2.62%) DHCP
10 8 (2.62%) DMVPN
10 8 (2.62%) NX-OS
10 8 (2.62%) OSPF
10 8 (2.62%) VLAN
11 7 (2.30%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (36.07%) SQL Server
2 98 (32.13%) SQL Server 2016
3 53 (17.38%) NoSQL
4 35 (11.48%) Big Data
5 25 (8.20%) MongoDB
6 19 (6.23%) Amazon Athena
6 19 (6.23%) Amazon Redshift
6 19 (6.23%) Flink
6 19 (6.23%) Hadoop
7 11 (3.61%) MySQL
8 6 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.66%) Power BI
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (19.02%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.52%) JIRA
3 5 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.31%) Selenium
5 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.66%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.66%) Gradle
6 2 (0.66%) JMeter
6 2 (0.66%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.33%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.33%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.33%) JBehave
7 1 (0.33%) JUnit
7 1 (0.33%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (16.39%) Games
2 18 (5.90%) Law
3 16 (5.25%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.95%) Finance
5 8 (2.62%) Banking
5 8 (2.62%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.62%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.31%) Marketing
7 3 (0.98%) Electronics
7 3 (0.98%) Legal
7 3 (0.98%) Retail
8 2 (0.66%) Advertising
8 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 135 (44.26%) Developer
2 97 (31.80%) .NET Developer
3 46 (15.08%) Internet Developer
4 44 (14.43%) Consultant
4 44 (14.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 40 (13.11%) DevOps Consultant
6 27 (8.85%) Architect
6 27 (8.85%) C# Developer
7 25 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (7.54%) Senior Architect
9 19 (6.23%) Data Architect
9 19 (6.23%) Senior Data Architect
10 17 (5.57%) Analyst
11 14 (4.59%) IT Support
12 13 (4.26%) Java Developer
13 12 (3.93%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (3.93%) JavaScript Developer
14 10 (3.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (34.75%) .NET
2 104 (34.10%) ASP.NET
3 101 (33.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 89 (29.18%) RESTful
5 70 (22.95%) ASP.NET Web API
6 56 (18.36%) AngularJS
7 51 (16.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 44 (14.43%) WCF
9 37 (12.13%) Node.js
10 29 (9.51%) .NET Core
11 28 (9.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 26 (8.52%) Web Services
13 25 (8.20%) KnockoutJS
14 24 (7.87%) ASP.NET Core
15 19 (6.23%) Kafka
15 19 (6.23%) Spark Streaming
16 18 (5.90%) WinForms
16 18 (5.90%) WPF
17 9 (2.95%) Backbone.js
17 9 (2.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (25.90%) Internet of Things
2 53 (17.38%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (5.57%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.62%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.97%) Driving Licence
6 6 (1.97%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (1.64%) Clustering
7 5 (1.64%) iSeries
7 5 (1.64%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.31%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.31%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.31%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.98%) User Experience
10 2 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.66%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.66%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.07%) Windows
2 20 (6.56%) Linux
3 19 (6.23%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.26%) Unix
5 5 (1.64%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.66%) Android
6 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.66%) Solaris
7 1 (0.33%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (42.62%) TDD
3 101 (33.11%) MVC
4 80 (26.23%) ITIL
5 79 (25.90%) BDD
6 78 (25.57%) Web Application Development
7 68 (22.30%) OO
8 65 (21.31%) DevOps
9 58 (19.02%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (17.05%) Information Security
10 52 (17.05%) Scrum
11 43 (14.10%) Dependency Injection
11 43 (14.10%) Kanban
12 40 (13.11%) BCP
12 40 (13.11%) Configuration Management
13 32 (10.49%) Problem-Solving
14 28 (9.18%) Change Management
15 26 (8.52%) CQRS
15 26 (8.52%) Domain-Driven Design
16 22 (7.21%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 105 (34.43%) C#
2 57 (18.69%) JavaScript
3 43 (14.10%) Java
4 27 (8.85%) Ruby
5 21 (6.89%) Python
6 19 (6.23%) Scala
7 10 (3.28%) SQL
8 6 (1.97%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.31%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.66%) C
11 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.33%) Java 8
12 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
2 38 (12.46%) Degree
3 20 (6.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (6.23%) Numerate Degree
5 11 (3.61%) CCNA
5 11 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.62%) CCIE
6 8 (2.62%) CCNP
7 7 (2.30%) A+ Certification
8 6 (1.97%) AWS Certification
9 5 (1.64%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.98%) CCENT
11 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.66%) MCITP
12 2 (0.66%) MCP
12 2 (0.66%) MCSE
12 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.62%) GDPR
1 8 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 8 (2.62%) QA
1 8 (2.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (1.97%) SLA
3 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.66%) FISMA
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 49 (16.07%) Docker
2 28 (9.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.30%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.66%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.33%) XenApp
7 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 50 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
1 50 (16.39%) Puppet
2 40 (13.11%) Terraform
3 5 (1.64%) HP ALM
4 4 (1.31%) Cobbler
5 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.66%) SCCM
6 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.33%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 33 (10.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.23%) CA Agile Central
3 17 (5.57%) Cisco
4 14 (4.59%) VMware
5 10 (3.28%) CheckPoint
5 10 (3.28%) F5
5 10 (3.28%) Meraki
6 6 (1.97%) Oracle
7 5 (1.64%) Citrix
7 5 (1.64%) SAP
8 4 (1.31%) Nimble Storage
8 4 (1.31%) Veeam
9 2 (0.66%) Blue Coat
9 2 (0.66%) Dell
9 2 (0.66%) HP
9 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.66%) Symantec
9 2 (0.66%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.33%) BT
10 1 (0.33%) Google