Period
to 24 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 8 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 2541 2025 2164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.62% 17.08% 16.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.71% 31.24% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2220 1839 1892
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7320 6482 6791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.52% 54.67% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6161 5596 5823
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,375 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in the North West

JavaScript
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in the North West

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in the North West over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in the North West

JavaScript
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 JavaScript within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 September 2017. 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 +3 1756 £42,500 +6.25% 120
Cheshire -2 412 £40,000 +6.67% 44
Lancashire -2 185 £35,000 - 17
Merseyside +9 171 £37,500 +15.38% 13
Cumbria +2 5 £40,000 +45.45% 1
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 1782 (70.13%) HTML
2 1684 (66.27%) CSS
3 1088 (42.82%) .NET
4 1073 (42.23%) jQuery
5 1069 (42.07%) Agile Software Development
6 1025 (40.34%) C#
7 987 (38.84%) MVC
8 862 (33.92%) SQL
9 802 (31.56%) AngularJS
10 796 (31.33%) ASP.NET
11 753 (29.63%) HTML5
12 677 (26.64%) PHP
13 641 (25.23%) SQL Server
14 560 (22.04%) Web Development
15 488 (19.21%) Web Services
16 487 (19.17%) Java
17 485 (19.09%) TDD
18 472 (18.58%) MySQL
19 471 (18.54%) CSS3
20 463 (18.22%) Git (software)
21 429 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
22 420 (16.53%) Scrum
23 414 (16.29%) Node.js
24 397 (15.62%) Front End Development
25 384 (15.11%) Finance
26 362 (14.25%) Software Engineering
27 347 (13.66%) OO
28 326 (12.83%) ASP.NET Web API
29 322 (12.67%) React
30 321 (12.63%) Twitter Bootstrap

JavaScript
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
1 162 (6.38%) CMS
2 108 (4.25%) WordPress
3 89 (3.50%) Apache
4 73 (2.87%) Umbraco
5 62 (2.44%) IIS
6 53 (2.09%) Sitecore CMS
7 52 (2.05%) Drupal
8 40 (1.57%) EPiServer
9 39 (1.53%) nginx
10 37 (1.46%) WebSphere
11 36 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
11 36 (1.42%) Tomcat
12 33 (1.30%) Confluence
13 32 (1.26%) SharePoint
14 29 (1.14%) WebLogic
15 24 (0.94%) JBoss
16 21 (0.83%) Apache Solr
17 18 (0.71%) Apache Spark
18 13 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 13 (0.51%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 64 (2.52%) Photoshop
2 41 (1.61%) FileZilla
3 18 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (0.12%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.12%) GIMP
6 3 (0.12%) InVision
6 3 (0.12%) UXPin
7 2 (0.079%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.079%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.079%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.079%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.039%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.039%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 95 (3.74%) Magento
2 27 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
3 16 (0.63%) SAP Hybris
4 12 (0.47%) Shopify
5 11 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.12%) BASE24
7 3 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.079%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.079%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.079%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.079%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.079%) SAP MII
8 2 (0.079%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.039%) Cerner Millennium
9 1 (0.039%) Northgate Housing
9 1 (0.039%) Pega PRPC
9 1 (0.039%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.039%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 200 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
2 137 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (3.07%) SaaS
4 70 (2.75%) GitHub
5 26 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
6 25 (0.98%) npm
7 19 (0.75%) Google App Engine
8 17 (0.67%) Sage Pay
9 14 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
10 12 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
10 12 (0.47%) Office 365
11 10 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (0.39%) Google Analytics
12 9 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 9 (0.35%) PaaS
13 7 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 7 (0.28%) Firebase
14 6 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 102 (4.01%) HTTP
2 52 (2.05%) Internet
3 49 (1.93%) FTP
4 41 (1.61%) SMTP
5 23 (0.91%) Intranet
6 15 (0.59%) SSL
7 13 (0.51%) Wireless
8 7 (0.28%) WinSCP
9 6 (0.24%) SMS
10 5 (0.20%) LDAP
11 4 (0.16%) Broadband
12 3 (0.12%) WAN
13 2 (0.079%) AMQP
13 2 (0.079%) ATM
13 2 (0.079%) Extranet
13 2 (0.079%) SSH
14 1 (0.039%) TCP/IP
14 1 (0.039%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 641 (25.23%) SQL Server
2 472 (18.58%) MySQL
3 151 (5.94%) NoSQL
4 102 (4.01%) Relational Database
5 82 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 74 (2.91%) Big Data
7 58 (2.28%) Hadoop
8 51 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 48 (1.89%) RDBMS
10 44 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 44 (1.73%) SQL Server 2016
11 41 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
12 35 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 31 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
14 30 (1.18%) Redis
15 29 (1.14%) DB2
16 22 (0.87%) CouchDB
17 20 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
19 17 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 463 (18.22%) Git (software)
2 146 (5.75%) Visual Studio
3 140 (5.51%) Jenkins
4 136 (5.35%) JIRA
5 135 (5.31%) Subversion
6 120 (4.72%) Selenium
7 81 (3.19%) gulp
8 73 (2.87%) NUnit
9 66 (2.60%) Grunt
10 61 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
11 55 (2.16%) TeamCity
12 49 (1.93%) Eclipse
13 44 (1.73%) JUnit
14 43 (1.69%) Bitbucket
15 40 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 40 (1.57%) Vagrant
16 36 (1.42%) Jasmine
16 36 (1.42%) WebDriver
17 35 (1.38%) Maven
18 34 (1.34%) MSTest
General
1 384 (15.11%) Finance
2 190 (7.48%) Marketing
3 141 (5.55%) Retail
4 98 (3.86%) Manufacturing
5 97 (3.82%) Banking
6 89 (3.50%) Telecoms
7 81 (3.19%) Electronics
8 79 (3.11%) Games
9 69 (2.72%) Advertising
10 62 (2.44%) Law
11 32 (1.26%) Automotive
12 21 (0.83%) Legal
13 16 (0.63%) Multimedia
14 12 (0.47%) Retail Banking
15 11 (0.43%) Back Office
15 11 (0.43%) Investment Banking
15 11 (0.43%) Music Industry
16 10 (0.39%) French Language
16 10 (0.39%) German Language
16 10 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2107 (82.92%) Developer
2 587 (23.10%) .NET Developer
3 436 (17.16%) C# Developer
4 372 (14.64%) Senior Developer
5 359 (14.13%) PHP Developer
6 357 (14.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 355 (13.97%) C# .NET Developer
8 314 (12.36%) JavaScript Developer
9 257 (10.11%) Web Developer
10 242 (9.52%) Software Developer
11 241 (9.48%) ASP.NET Developer
12 212 (8.34%) Java Developer
13 202 (7.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 159 (6.26%) Software Engineer
15 126 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 120 (4.72%) Lead Developer
17 117 (4.60%) Junior
18 109 (4.29%) SQL Developer
19 108 (4.25%) Senior .NET Developer
20 107 (4.21%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1782 (70.13%) HTML
2 1684 (66.27%) CSS
3 1088 (42.82%) .NET
4 1073 (42.23%) jQuery
5 802 (31.56%) AngularJS
6 796 (31.33%) ASP.NET
7 753 (29.63%) HTML5
8 488 (19.21%) Web Services
9 471 (18.54%) CSS3
10 429 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 414 (16.29%) Node.js
12 326 (12.83%) ASP.NET Web API
13 322 (12.67%) React
14 321 (12.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 279 (10.98%) REST
16 270 (10.63%) XML
17 268 (10.55%) .NET Framework
18 253 (9.96%) Sass
19 246 (9.68%) Ajax
20 236 (9.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 263 (10.35%) User Experience
2 158 (6.22%) Mobile App
3 157 (6.18%) iPad
4 138 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 130 (5.12%) Computer Science
6 120 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
7 78 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
8 59 (2.32%) N-Tier
9 33 (1.30%) Fintech
10 23 (0.91%) Management Information System
11 22 (0.87%) e-Learning
12 21 (0.83%) W3C
13 17 (0.67%) Driving Licence
14 16 (0.63%) Mainframe
15 15 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
16 14 (0.55%) Life Science
17 12 (0.47%) Data Structures
17 12 (0.47%) Web 2.0
18 10 (0.39%) PMI
18 10 (0.39%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 286 (11.26%) Linux
2 110 (4.33%) Windows
3 88 (3.46%) Android
4 84 (3.31%) Apple iOS
5 56 (2.20%) Unix
6 17 (0.67%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.16%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.12%) AIX
10 3 (0.12%) CentOS
10 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.12%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.079%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.039%) Debian
12 1 (0.039%) HPUX
12 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.039%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.039%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1069 (42.07%) Agile Software Development
2 987 (38.84%) MVC
3 560 (22.04%) Web Development
4 485 (19.09%) TDD
5 420 (16.53%) Scrum
6 397 (15.62%) Front End Development
7 362 (14.25%) Software Engineering
8 347 (13.66%) OO
9 304 (11.96%) E-Commerce
10 250 (9.84%) OOP
11 247 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
12 222 (8.74%) SDLC
13 216 (8.50%) Test Automation
14 175 (6.89%) BDD
15 151 (5.94%) Mentoring
16 148 (5.82%) Unit Testing
17 145 (5.71%) DevOps
18 136 (5.35%) Responsive Web Design
18 136 (5.35%) SOA
19 128 (5.04%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1025 (40.34%) C#
2 862 (33.92%) SQL
3 677 (26.64%) PHP
4 487 (19.17%) Java
5 152 (5.98%) T-SQL
6 143 (5.63%) Ruby
7 135 (5.31%) Python
8 99 (3.90%) TypeScript
9 76 (2.99%) C++
10 58 (2.28%) VB.NET
11 48 (1.89%) ES6
12 46 (1.81%) VBScript
13 44 (1.73%) C
14 38 (1.50%) PL/SQL
15 37 (1.46%) Perl
16 31 (1.22%) Scala
17 29 (1.14%) Groovy
17 29 (1.14%) VB
18 27 (1.06%) Bash Shell
19 25 (0.98%) XPath
Qualifications
1 267 (10.51%) Degree
2 51 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (0.91%) ISTQB
4 20 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 18 (0.71%) ISEB
5 18 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (0.55%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.39%) MCP
7 10 (0.39%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.24%) PhD
10 5 (0.20%) HND
10 5 (0.20%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.12%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.079%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.079%) MCAD
13 2 (0.079%) MCPD
13 2 (0.079%) Sun Certification
14 1 (0.039%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (3.70%) QA
2 12 (0.47%) GCP
3 7 (0.28%) WAI
4 4 (0.16%) HIPAA
4 4 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.079%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.079%) PMO
6 2 (0.079%) SLA
7 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.039%) TickIT
7 1 (0.039%) WCAG
7 1 (0.039%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 66 (2.60%) Docker
2 7 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.24%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.079%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.079%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.039%) Firmware
5 1 (0.039%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.039%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 51 (2.01%) Puppet
2 22 (0.87%) Kubernetes
3 20 (0.79%) Capistrano
3 20 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.59%) Ansible
5 14 (0.55%) Kibana
6 5 (0.20%) Salt
7 3 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.12%) Packer
7 3 (0.12%) SCOM
7 3 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.12%) Terraform
8 2 (0.079%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.079%) Cobbler
8 2 (0.079%) Graphite
8 2 (0.079%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.079%) SCCM
9 1 (0.039%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 303 (11.92%) Microsoft
2 162 (6.38%) Oracle
3 112 (4.41%) Zend
4 98 (3.86%) SAP
5 68 (2.68%) Google
6 67 (2.64%) Sitecore
7 66 (2.60%) Xamarin
8 49 (1.93%) Adobe
9 42 (1.65%) PayPal
10 27 (1.06%) Facebook
10 27 (1.06%) IBM
11 19 (0.75%) hybris
11 19 (0.75%) Twitter
12 15 (0.59%) CyberSource
13 12 (0.47%) Chordiant
14 11 (0.43%) Atlassian
15 10 (0.39%) Percona
16 9 (0.35%) Apple
16 9 (0.35%) BroadVision
17 8 (0.31%) HP