Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North West
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,536 1,761 2,371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 18.26% 17.18% 18.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.40% 32.70% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,292 1,493 2,009
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 4,465 5,386 7,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 53.09% 52.54% 57.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,634 4,500 6,147
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £61,450
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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 0 992 £47,500 - 367
Cheshire +3 344 £42,500 - 123
Lancashire +3 114 £42,500 +18.06% 55
Merseyside -3 69 £55,000 +33.33% 26
Cumbria -17 11 £35,000 +7.69% 1
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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.

1 806 (52.47%) HTML
2 732 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
3 731 (47.59%) CSS
4 711 (46.29%) C#
5 686 (44.66%) .NET
6 558 (36.33%) AngularJS
7 451 (29.36%) MVC
8 417 (27.15%) SQL
9 404 (26.30%) React
10 336 (21.88%) ASP.NET
11 335 (21.81%) Azure
12 305 (19.86%) Java
13 302 (19.66%) PHP
14 295 (19.21%) Node.js
15 292 (19.01%) TDD
16 282 (18.36%) AWS
17 276 (17.97%) SQL Server
18 268 (17.45%) Git (software)
19 251 (16.34%) Web Services
20 241 (15.69%) Software Engineering
21 233 (15.17%) DevOps
22 221 (14.39%) Greenfield Project
23 220 (14.32%) jQuery
24 215 (14.00%) HTML5
25 212 (13.80%) Front End Development
26 209 (13.61%) .NET Core
27 205 (13.35%) Microservices
28 197 (12.83%) Scrum
28 197 (12.83%) MySQL
29 194 (12.63%) Vue.js

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 67 (4.36%) CMS
2 33 (2.15%) WordPress
3 30 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (1.82%) Umbraco
5 20 (1.30%) Apache
6 19 (1.24%) Drupal
7 16 (1.04%) IIS
8 15 (0.98%) nginx
9 14 (0.91%) NServiceBus
10 12 (0.78%) Confluence
11 9 (0.59%) Sitefinity
12 6 (0.39%) Liferay
13 5 (0.33%) Jupyter
13 5 (0.33%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.33%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.26%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.20%) SAS
16 2 (0.13%) Moodle
Applications
1 19 (1.24%) Photoshop
2 11 (0.72%) UserZoom
3 9 (0.59%) Sketch
4 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.20%) Adobe XD
5 3 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.20%) SPSS
6 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.13%) InVision
7 1 (0.065%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 33 (2.15%) Magento
2 27 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.59%) CiviCRM
4 4 (0.26%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.20%) Shopify
6 1 (0.065%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 335 (21.81%) Azure
2 282 (18.36%) AWS
3 74 (4.82%) GitHub
4 67 (4.36%) Serverless
5 48 (3.13%) GCP
6 46 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
7 42 (2.73%) SaaS
8 19 (1.24%) PaaS
9 18 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
10 16 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (1.04%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (0.85%) Amazon ECS
13 12 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 12 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
14 11 (0.72%) AWS IoT
14 11 (0.72%) npm
15 10 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
16 9 (0.59%) Slack
17 6 (0.39%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.43%) Internet
2 19 (1.24%) HTTP
3 15 (0.98%) SMS
4 13 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.72%) SNA
6 10 (0.65%) VoIP
7 4 (0.26%) SSH
8 3 (0.20%) ATM
9 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.13%) Network Security
9 2 (0.13%) SNMP
9 2 (0.13%) SSL
10 1 (0.065%) LAN
10 1 (0.065%) RTMP
10 1 (0.065%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (17.97%) SQL Server
2 197 (12.83%) MySQL
3 86 (5.60%) NoSQL
4 71 (4.62%) Relational Database
5 62 (4.04%) MongoDB
6 33 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
7 29 (1.89%) Big Data
8 22 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (0.98%) Data Mining
9 15 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 15 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (0.85%) Redis
10 13 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
11 12 (0.78%) Amazon Athena
11 12 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (0.65%) Blockchain
14 6 (0.39%) MariaDB
15 5 (0.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 268 (17.45%) Git (software)
2 83 (5.40%) Visual Studio
3 76 (4.95%) Jenkins
4 75 (4.88%) JIRA
5 67 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 66 (4.30%) Selenium
7 40 (2.60%) webpack
8 39 (2.54%) WebDriver
9 38 (2.47%) Cucumber
10 36 (2.34%) Maven
11 35 (2.28%) Subversion
12 33 (2.15%) Bitbucket
12 33 (2.15%) Hudson
13 32 (2.08%) GitLab
13 32 (2.08%) gulp
14 26 (1.69%) JUnit
15 25 (1.63%) Mercurial
16 24 (1.56%) Appium
16 24 (1.56%) TeamCity
17 22 (1.43%) SoapUI
General
1 166 (10.81%) Finance
2 79 (5.14%) Retail
3 49 (3.19%) Banking
4 46 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 35 (2.28%) Legal
6 34 (2.21%) Law
7 27 (1.76%) Marketing
8 22 (1.43%) Public Sector
9 21 (1.37%) Automotive
10 15 (0.98%) Electronics
10 15 (0.98%) Games
11 12 (0.78%) Back Office
12 8 (0.52%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.52%) Telecoms
13 7 (0.46%) Housing Association
13 7 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.39%) Advertising
15 5 (0.33%) Publishing
16 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,139 (74.15%) Developer
2 237 (15.43%) Senior Developer
3 207 (13.48%) .NET Developer
4 188 (12.24%) C# Developer
5 174 (11.33%) PHP Developer
6 168 (10.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 165 (10.74%) Software Developer
8 149 (9.70%) Software Engineer
9 122 (7.94%) Full Stack Developer
9 122 (7.94%) JavaScript Developer
10 87 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
11 79 (5.14%) Java Developer
12 67 (4.36%) Web Developer
13 54 (3.52%) Junior
13 54 (3.52%) Senior .NET Developer
13 54 (3.52%) Senior Software Engineer
14 53 (3.45%) Lead Developer
15 52 (3.39%) Senior Software Developer
16 49 (3.19%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 46 (2.99%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 806 (52.47%) HTML
2 731 (47.59%) CSS
3 686 (44.66%) .NET
4 558 (36.33%) AngularJS
5 404 (26.30%) React
6 336 (21.88%) ASP.NET
7 295 (19.21%) Node.js
8 251 (16.34%) Web Services
9 220 (14.32%) jQuery
10 215 (14.00%) HTML5
11 209 (13.61%) .NET Core
12 194 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 194 (12.63%) Vue.js
13 165 (10.74%) REST
14 160 (10.42%) Laravel
15 154 (10.03%) .NET Framework
15 154 (10.03%) RESTful
16 140 (9.11%) ASP.NET Web API
17 131 (8.53%) CSS3
18 110 (7.16%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 221 (14.39%) Greenfield Project
2 159 (10.35%) User Experience
3 100 (6.51%) Mobile App
4 53 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
6 39 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (1.82%) Blog
8 25 (1.63%) Data Structures
9 21 (1.37%) Algorithms
10 15 (0.98%) Management Information System
10 15 (0.98%) Social Network
11 14 (0.91%) Social Media
12 13 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
13 12 (0.78%) Internet of Things
14 11 (0.72%) e-Health
14 11 (0.72%) NHS
15 10 (0.65%) Cloud Native
15 10 (0.65%) IVR
16 9 (0.59%) PMI
17 8 (0.52%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 115 (7.49%) Linux
2 55 (3.58%) Android
3 48 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 40 (2.60%) Windows
5 32 (2.08%) Unix
6 12 (0.78%) VMS
7 11 (0.72%) CentOS
8 7 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.33%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.13%) AIX
10 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.13%) VME
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 732 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
2 451 (29.36%) MVC
3 292 (19.01%) TDD
4 241 (15.69%) Software Engineering
5 233 (15.17%) DevOps
6 212 (13.80%) Front End Development
7 205 (13.35%) Microservices
8 197 (12.83%) Scrum
9 184 (11.98%) Web Development
10 170 (11.07%) BDD
11 156 (10.16%) Test Automation
12 148 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
13 142 (9.24%) Mentoring
14 140 (9.11%) OO
15 121 (7.88%) E-Commerce
16 115 (7.49%) OOP
17 106 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
18 98 (6.38%) Unit Testing
19 94 (6.12%) SDLC
20 82 (5.34%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 711 (46.29%) C#
2 417 (27.15%) SQL
3 305 (19.86%) Java
4 302 (19.66%) PHP
5 165 (10.74%) Python
6 101 (6.58%) TypeScript
7 65 (4.23%) ES6
8 50 (3.26%) Ruby
8 50 (3.26%) VB
9 45 (2.93%) T-SQL
9 45 (2.93%) VB.NET
10 39 (2.54%) Shell Script
11 37 (2.41%) C++
12 29 (1.89%) VBScript
13 27 (1.76%) VB6
14 23 (1.50%) Groovy
15 21 (1.37%) Go
16 20 (1.30%) PowerShell
17 19 (1.24%) C
18 17 (1.11%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 112 (7.29%) Degree
2 25 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (1.24%) DV Cleared
6 12 (0.78%) MCSD
7 9 (0.59%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.59%) PMI Certification
7 9 (0.59%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.46%) AWS Certification
8 7 (0.46%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.26%) CIW
11 3 (0.20%) ISEB
11 3 (0.20%) PhD
12 2 (0.13%) GCFA
12 2 (0.13%) GCFE
12 2 (0.13%) GREM
12 2 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (4.49%) QA
2 37 (2.41%) GDPR
3 27 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.20%) SLA
5 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.13%) WCAG
6 1 (0.065%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.065%) PMO
System Software
1 157 (10.22%) Docker
2 6 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.065%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.065%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.065%) vSphere
5 1 (0.065%) Xen
5 1 (0.065%) zsh
Systems Management
1 87 (5.66%) Kubernetes
2 40 (2.60%) Ansible
3 33 (2.15%) Terraform
4 28 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (1.30%) Kibana
5 20 (1.30%) Puppet
6 12 (0.78%) logstash
7 6 (0.39%) Grafana
8 5 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.26%) Nagios
10 3 (0.20%) cPanel
11 2 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 2 (0.13%) CA Service Virtualization
11 2 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.13%) Ganglia
11 2 (0.13%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.065%) IBM BigFix
12 1 (0.065%) Rancher
12 1 (0.065%) SCCM
12 1 (0.065%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 177 (11.52%) Microsoft
2 48 (3.13%) Zend
3 45 (2.93%) Xamarin
4 44 (2.86%) Google
5 34 (2.21%) Oracle
6 33 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (1.95%) Atlassian
8 22 (1.43%) Sitecore
9 16 (1.04%) Splunk
10 14 (0.91%) Adobe
10 14 (0.91%) Sage
11 11 (0.72%) IBM
12 10 (0.65%) Avaya
12 10 (0.65%) CA
12 10 (0.65%) Genesys
12 10 (0.65%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.52%) Parasoft
14 7 (0.46%) Micro Focus
15 6 (0.39%) CA Agile Central
15 6 (0.39%) Twitter