Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 2,400 2,678 1,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.28% 20.41% 15.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.14% 35.05% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,069 2,350 1,681
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7,029 7,640 6,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.46% 58.22% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5,925 6,551 5,228
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 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
Manchester +1 1,637 £45,000 +12.50% 334
Cheshire +3 479 £42,500 +13.33% 103
Lancashire -5 144 £35,000 - 47
Merseyside -6 118 £40,000 +14.29% 42
Cumbria -2 9 £24,750 -38.13% 4
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 North West region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 1,504 (62.67%) HTML
2 1,431 (59.63%) CSS
3 1,092 (45.50%) Agile Software Development
4 965 (40.21%) C#
5 887 (36.96%) MVC
6 885 (36.88%) .NET
7 882 (36.75%) AngularJS
8 632 (26.33%) SQL
9 610 (25.42%) Java
10 607 (25.29%) PHP
11 566 (23.58%) React
12 565 (23.54%) jQuery
13 563 (23.46%) ASP.NET
14 511 (21.29%) Git (software)
15 506 (21.08%) MySQL
16 502 (20.92%) SQL Server
17 478 (19.92%) HTML5
18 443 (18.46%) Software Engineering
19 439 (18.29%) TDD
20 429 (17.88%) Web Development
21 415 (17.29%) Scrum
22 399 (16.63%) Node.js
23 392 (16.33%) Front End Development
24 368 (15.33%) Web Services
25 365 (15.21%) ASP.NET MVC
26 358 (14.92%) OO
27 340 (14.17%) CSS3
28 320 (13.33%) Finance
29 300 (12.50%) RESTful
30 298 (12.42%) Microsoft

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 92 (3.83%) WordPress
2 77 (3.21%) CMS
3 69 (2.88%) Apache
4 56 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
5 49 (2.04%) nginx
6 47 (1.96%) SharePoint
7 37 (1.54%) Apache Spark
7 37 (1.54%) IIS
8 27 (1.13%) Umbraco
9 26 (1.08%) Tomcat
10 24 (1.00%) Apache Pig
11 23 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
12 22 (0.92%) Drupal
13 12 (0.50%) EPiServer
14 11 (0.46%) Confluence
14 11 (0.46%) JBoss
14 11 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (0.38%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 52 (2.17%) Photoshop
2 17 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.42%) Chatbot
5 10 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (0.17%) GIMP
8 4 (0.17%) InVision
8 4 (0.17%) UXPin
9 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.042%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.042%) Blender
10 1 (0.042%) InDesign
10 1 (0.042%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 76 (3.17%) Magento
2 26 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.21%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.083%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.042%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.042%) BASE24
6 1 (0.042%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.042%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.042%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 292 (12.17%) Amazon AWS
2 206 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (3.67%) SaaS
4 86 (3.58%) GitHub
5 68 (2.83%) npm
6 42 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
6 42 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 23 (0.96%) DigitalOcean
8 22 (0.92%) PaaS
9 16 (0.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 15 (0.63%) Office 365
10 15 (0.63%) Twilio
11 14 (0.58%) Serverless
12 10 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (0.42%) Firebase
12 10 (0.42%) Google Play
13 9 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 9 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
14 8 (0.33%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.38%) HTTP
2 54 (2.25%) Internet
3 27 (1.13%) SSL
4 25 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 16 (0.67%) Intranet
6 13 (0.54%) DNS
7 11 (0.46%) SMS
8 8 (0.33%) Firewall
9 5 (0.21%) VoIP
10 4 (0.17%) Skype
11 3 (0.13%) AMQP
11 3 (0.13%) Asterisk PBX
12 2 (0.083%) POP3
12 2 (0.083%) SMTP
13 1 (0.042%) CTI
13 1 (0.042%) Extranet
13 1 (0.042%) IPv6
13 1 (0.042%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 506 (21.08%) MySQL
2 502 (20.92%) SQL Server
3 177 (7.38%) MongoDB
4 151 (6.29%) NoSQL
5 71 (2.96%) Hadoop
6 68 (2.83%) Big Data
6 68 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
7 52 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
8 46 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
8 46 (1.92%) Redis
9 39 (1.63%) Relational Database
10 30 (1.25%) Blockchain
11 28 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 28 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 25 (1.04%) Apache Hive
13 19 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
14 18 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (0.67%) RavenDB
16 14 (0.58%) Neo4j
16 14 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 511 (21.29%) Git (software)
2 126 (5.25%) gulp
3 125 (5.21%) Visual Studio
4 112 (4.67%) Grunt
5 110 (4.58%) JIRA
6 108 (4.50%) Jenkins
7 101 (4.21%) Selenium
8 100 (4.17%) NUnit
9 95 (3.96%) webpack
10 74 (3.08%) Subversion
11 62 (2.58%) JUnit
11 62 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 56 (2.33%) Jasmine
13 52 (2.17%) TeamCity
14 46 (1.92%) Mercurial
15 45 (1.88%) MSTest
16 42 (1.75%) Bitbucket
17 32 (1.33%) Cucumber
17 32 (1.33%) Maven
17 32 (1.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 320 (13.33%) Finance
2 144 (6.00%) Advertising
3 127 (5.29%) Retail
4 118 (4.92%) Marketing
5 93 (3.88%) Games
6 76 (3.17%) Banking
7 62 (2.58%) Telecoms
8 51 (2.13%) Manufacturing
9 38 (1.58%) Automotive
10 35 (1.46%) Electronics
11 34 (1.42%) Law
12 31 (1.29%) Investment Banking
13 22 (0.92%) Legal
14 14 (0.58%) Music Industry
15 11 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.42%) Military
17 7 (0.29%) Publishing
18 4 (0.17%) Back Office
19 2 (0.083%) Corporate Banking
19 2 (0.083%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,890 (78.75%) Developer
2 465 (19.38%) .NET Developer
3 351 (14.63%) C# Developer
4 295 (12.29%) PHP Developer
5 291 (12.13%) Senior Developer
6 289 (12.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 246 (10.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 220 (9.17%) JavaScript Developer
9 213 (8.88%) Software Developer
10 176 (7.33%) Software Engineer
11 169 (7.04%) Java Developer
12 158 (6.58%) Web Developer
13 153 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
14 109 (4.54%) ASP.NET Developer
15 99 (4.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 89 (3.71%) Junior
17 87 (3.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 86 (3.58%) Angular Developer
19 83 (3.46%) Junior Developer
20 81 (3.38%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,504 (62.67%) HTML
2 1,431 (59.63%) CSS
3 885 (36.88%) .NET
4 882 (36.75%) AngularJS
5 566 (23.58%) React
6 565 (23.54%) jQuery
7 563 (23.46%) ASP.NET
8 478 (19.92%) HTML5
9 399 (16.63%) Node.js
10 368 (15.33%) Web Services
11 365 (15.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 340 (14.17%) CSS3
13 300 (12.50%) RESTful
14 249 (10.38%) XML
15 241 (10.04%) REST
16 233 (9.71%) ASP.NET Web API
17 225 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 221 (9.21%) .NET Framework
19 207 (8.63%) Sass
20 204 (8.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 237 (9.88%) User Experience
2 197 (8.21%) Greenfield Project
3 126 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
4 122 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 115 (4.79%) Computer Science
6 88 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
7 78 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
8 43 (1.79%) Fintech
9 33 (1.38%) Linux Command Line
10 26 (1.08%) Blog
11 21 (0.88%) N-Tier
12 20 (0.83%) Management Information System
13 16 (0.67%) Internet of Things
14 15 (0.63%) Xbox
15 12 (0.50%) Online Banking
16 11 (0.46%) Mainframe
17 10 (0.42%) Industrial Internet of Things
18 9 (0.38%) Social Media
18 9 (0.38%) Wiki
19 8 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 260 (10.83%) Linux
2 115 (4.79%) Android
3 114 (4.75%) Apple iOS
4 108 (4.50%) Windows
5 68 (2.83%) Unix
6 11 (0.46%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.33%) CentOS
7 8 (0.33%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.29%) AIX
9 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.17%) Debian
10 4 (0.17%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.17%) Solaris
11 3 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.083%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.083%) SUSE
12 2 (0.083%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.083%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.042%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,092 (45.50%) Agile Software Development
2 887 (36.96%) MVC
3 443 (18.46%) Software Engineering
4 439 (18.29%) TDD
5 429 (17.88%) Web Development
6 415 (17.29%) Scrum
7 392 (16.33%) Front End Development
8 358 (14.92%) OO
9 291 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
10 253 (10.54%) Test Automation
11 242 (10.08%) OOP
12 210 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
13 206 (8.58%) DevOps
14 202 (8.42%) Unit Testing
15 201 (8.38%) E-Commerce
16 184 (7.67%) BDD
17 173 (7.21%) SDLC
18 160 (6.67%) Mentoring
19 145 (6.04%) Kanban
20 137 (5.71%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 965 (40.21%) C#
2 632 (26.33%) SQL
3 610 (25.42%) Java
4 607 (25.29%) PHP
5 229 (9.54%) Python
6 141 (5.88%) C++
7 126 (5.25%) TypeScript
8 114 (4.75%) T-SQL
9 102 (4.25%) Ruby
10 79 (3.29%) ES6
11 66 (2.75%) Java 8
12 62 (2.58%) VB.NET
13 55 (2.29%) Perl
14 54 (2.25%) C
15 43 (1.79%) Bash Shell
15 43 (1.79%) PL/SQL
16 39 (1.63%) Objective-C
17 36 (1.50%) Groovy
18 33 (1.38%) PowerShell
19 28 (1.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 182 (7.58%) Degree
2 60 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 13 (0.54%) HND
4 13 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.50%) DV Cleared
6 11 (0.46%) AWS Certification
6 11 (0.46%) SANS
7 10 (0.42%) CISSP
7 10 (0.42%) ISEB
8 9 (0.38%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.33%) CCNA
9 8 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (0.33%) CompTIA Security+
9 8 (0.33%) GIAC
9 8 (0.33%) Linux+ Certification
9 8 (0.33%) MCSE
9 8 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
9 8 (0.33%) SSCP
10 7 (0.29%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (4.17%) QA
2 17 (0.71%) GCP
3 10 (0.42%) GDPR
4 5 (0.21%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 4 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.13%) ISO 15765
6 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.083%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.083%) WCAG
8 1 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 163 (6.79%) Docker
2 21 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (0.71%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.33%) vSphere
5 3 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.13%) LXC
6 2 (0.083%) Firmware
6 2 (0.083%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.042%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.042%) HDFS
7 1 (0.042%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.042%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.042%) RACF
7 1 (0.042%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.042%) Varnish
7 1 (0.042%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.042%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.042%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 52 (2.17%) Kubernetes
2 49 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (1.88%) Puppet
4 32 (1.33%) Ansible
5 9 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
6 8 (0.33%) Salt
7 6 (0.25%) Kibana
8 5 (0.21%) Cobbler
9 4 (0.17%) logstash
9 4 (0.17%) Terraform
9 4 (0.17%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.13%) Nagios
10 3 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 2 (0.083%) Istio
11 2 (0.083%) WebInspect
12 1 (0.042%) Rancher
12 1 (0.042%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 298 (12.42%) Microsoft
2 122 (5.08%) Google
3 104 (4.33%) Oracle
4 90 (3.75%) Zend
5 67 (2.79%) Capita
6 55 (2.29%) Xamarin
7 45 (1.88%) Adobe
8 41 (1.71%) Twitter
9 36 (1.50%) SAP
10 30 (1.25%) New Relic
11 25 (1.04%) IBM
12 22 (0.92%) Facebook
13 19 (0.79%) Sitecore
14 17 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
15 15 (0.63%) Cloudera
16 12 (0.50%) WooCommerce
17 11 (0.46%) Tableau
18 10 (0.42%) Siemens
18 10 (0.42%) Splunk
19 9 (0.38%) Yahoo!