Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 9 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 2569 2142 2061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.27% 17.22% 15.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.51% 30.69% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 1960 1858
North West median annual salary £41,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.13% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £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 7444 6980 6589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.84% 56.11% 50.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6217 6056 5668
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +4 1773 £42,500 +6.25% 137
Cheshire +2 459 £42,500 +13.33% 56
Lancashire -4 164 £35,000 - 19
Merseyside +6 154 £39,000 +12.35% 22
Cumbria +5 6 £33,250 +20.91% 1
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1734 (67.50%) HTML
2 1680 (65.40%) CSS
3 1118 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
4 1064 (41.42%) jQuery
5 1038 (40.40%) .NET
6 1036 (40.33%) MVC
7 998 (38.85%) C#
8 848 (33.01%) AngularJS
9 823 (32.04%) SQL
10 738 (28.73%) ASP.NET
11 704 (27.40%) HTML5
12 693 (26.98%) PHP
13 558 (21.72%) SQL Server
14 550 (21.41%) Java
15 527 (20.51%) Web Development
16 513 (19.97%) Git (software)
17 493 (19.19%) TDD
18 483 (18.80%) MySQL
19 472 (18.37%) CSS3
20 468 (18.22%) Web Services
21 466 (18.14%) Scrum
22 449 (17.48%) Node.js
23 447 (17.40%) Front End Development
24 426 (16.58%) Software Engineering
25 421 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
26 387 (15.06%) React
27 385 (14.99%) Finance
28 355 (13.82%) OO
29 316 (12.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
30 302 (11.76%) E-Commerce

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
1 139 (5.41%) CMS
2 106 (4.13%) WordPress
3 84 (3.27%) Apache
4 55 (2.14%) Drupal
5 49 (1.91%) Umbraco
6 46 (1.79%) IIS
7 42 (1.63%) nginx
8 37 (1.44%) EPiServer
8 37 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
9 36 (1.40%) Tomcat
10 35 (1.36%) Confluence
11 34 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
11 34 (1.32%) SharePoint
12 33 (1.28%) WebSphere
13 26 (1.01%) JBoss
13 26 (1.01%) WebLogic
14 20 (0.78%) Apache Solr
15 17 (0.66%) Apache Spark
16 12 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 11 (0.43%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 72 (2.80%) Photoshop
2 28 (1.09%) FileZilla
3 22 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 20 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
6 11 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (0.12%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.12%) GIMP
7 3 (0.12%) InVision
7 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.12%) UXPin
8 2 (0.078%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.078%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.078%) InDesign
8 2 (0.078%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.078%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.078%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.039%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.039%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 123 (4.79%) Magento
2 25 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
3 14 (0.54%) SAP Hybris
3 14 (0.54%) Shopify
4 12 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.19%) Cerner Millennium
6 4 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.12%) SAP MII
8 2 (0.078%) BASE24
8 2 (0.078%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.078%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.078%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.078%) osCommerce
8 2 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.078%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.078%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.039%) Exstream
9 1 (0.039%) Northgate Housing
9 1 (0.039%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 182 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (2.84%) SaaS
4 72 (2.80%) GitHub
5 29 (1.13%) npm
6 26 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (0.74%) Google App Engine
9 17 (0.66%) Sage Pay
9 17 (0.66%) Serverless
10 16 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 15 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
12 14 (0.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 14 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
12 14 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
13 11 (0.43%) PaaS
14 9 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (0.35%) Google Analytics
14 9 (0.35%) Route 53
15 8 (0.31%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 98 (3.81%) HTTP
2 62 (2.41%) Internet
3 31 (1.21%) FTP
4 28 (1.09%) SMTP
5 19 (0.74%) SSL
6 13 (0.51%) Intranet
7 8 (0.31%) WinSCP
7 8 (0.31%) Wireless
8 7 (0.27%) SMS
9 4 (0.16%) Broadband
9 4 (0.16%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.12%) LDAP
10 3 (0.12%) WAN
11 2 (0.078%) AMQP
11 2 (0.078%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.039%) ATM
12 1 (0.039%) DNS
12 1 (0.039%) IPsec
12 1 (0.039%) SSH
12 1 (0.039%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 558 (21.72%) SQL Server
2 483 (18.80%) MySQL
3 182 (7.08%) NoSQL
4 113 (4.40%) Relational Database
5 96 (3.74%) MongoDB
6 65 (2.53%) Big Data
7 56 (2.18%) SQL Server 2016
8 46 (1.79%) RDBMS
9 43 (1.67%) Hadoop
10 42 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
11 41 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 39 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 38 (1.48%) Redis
14 37 (1.44%) DB2
15 28 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (0.93%) CouchDB
17 23 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
18 20 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
19 19 (0.74%) Oracle Database
20 15 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 513 (19.97%) Git (software)
2 139 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 129 (5.02%) Selenium
3 129 (5.02%) Subversion
4 117 (4.55%) JIRA
5 111 (4.32%) Visual Studio
6 94 (3.66%) gulp
7 79 (3.08%) Grunt
8 72 (2.80%) NUnit
9 56 (2.18%) Bitbucket
10 55 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 50 (1.95%) JUnit
12 47 (1.83%) Jasmine
12 47 (1.83%) WebDriver
13 45 (1.75%) TeamCity
14 43 (1.67%) Maven
15 41 (1.60%) MSTest
15 41 (1.60%) Vagrant
16 39 (1.52%) Eclipse
17 37 (1.44%) Cucumber
General
1 385 (14.99%) Finance
2 182 (7.08%) Retail
3 169 (6.58%) Marketing
4 120 (4.67%) Advertising
4 120 (4.67%) Banking
5 93 (3.62%) Manufacturing
6 83 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 80 (3.11%) Games
8 68 (2.65%) Electronics
9 57 (2.22%) Law
10 31 (1.21%) Automotive
11 29 (1.13%) Legal
12 26 (1.01%) Multimedia
13 21 (0.82%) Investment Banking
14 19 (0.74%) Music Industry
15 12 (0.47%) Retail Banking
16 11 (0.43%) Back Office
17 10 (0.39%) French Language
17 10 (0.39%) German Language
17 10 (0.39%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 2074 (80.73%) Developer
2 581 (22.62%) .NET Developer
3 387 (15.06%) C# Developer
4 371 (14.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 368 (14.32%) Senior Developer
6 336 (13.08%) PHP Developer
7 321 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 284 (11.05%) JavaScript Developer
9 247 (9.61%) Software Developer
10 225 (8.76%) Web Developer
11 201 (7.82%) Java Developer
12 199 (7.75%) ASP.NET Developer
13 178 (6.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 165 (6.42%) Software Engineer
15 118 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 114 (4.44%) Junior
17 111 (4.32%) HTML Developer
18 106 (4.13%) SQL Developer
19 102 (3.97%) C# Software Developer
20 101 (3.93%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1734 (67.50%) HTML
2 1680 (65.40%) CSS
3 1064 (41.42%) jQuery
4 1038 (40.40%) .NET
5 848 (33.01%) AngularJS
6 738 (28.73%) ASP.NET
7 704 (27.40%) HTML5
8 472 (18.37%) CSS3
9 468 (18.22%) Web Services
10 449 (17.48%) Node.js
11 421 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 387 (15.06%) React
13 316 (12.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 301 (11.72%) ASP.NET Web API
15 279 (10.86%) XML
16 273 (10.63%) .NET Framework
17 270 (10.51%) REST
18 269 (10.47%) Sass
19 254 (9.89%) Spring
20 246 (9.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 285 (11.09%) User Experience
2 143 (5.57%) Mobile App
3 139 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 136 (5.29%) Computer Science
5 115 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
6 88 (3.43%) iPad
7 67 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
8 51 (1.99%) N-Tier
9 42 (1.63%) Fintech
10 29 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 24 (0.93%) e-Learning
12 19 (0.74%) RIA
13 18 (0.70%) Graphic Design
13 18 (0.70%) Xbox
14 17 (0.66%) Life Science
15 15 (0.58%) Data Structures
15 15 (0.58%) Mainframe
16 14 (0.54%) NHS
16 14 (0.54%) W3C
17 12 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 287 (11.17%) Linux
2 107 (4.17%) Windows
3 80 (3.11%) Apple iOS
4 78 (3.04%) Android
5 68 (2.65%) Unix
6 21 (0.82%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.23%) Debian
10 5 (0.19%) CentOS
10 5 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.16%) AIX
12 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.12%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.12%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.078%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.078%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.039%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1118 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
2 1036 (40.33%) MVC
3 527 (20.51%) Web Development
4 493 (19.19%) TDD
5 466 (18.14%) Scrum
6 447 (17.40%) Front End Development
7 426 (16.58%) Software Engineering
8 355 (13.82%) OO
9 302 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 260 (10.12%) Continuous Integration
11 255 (9.93%) OOP
12 241 (9.38%) Test Automation
13 220 (8.56%) SDLC
14 205 (7.98%) BDD
15 183 (7.12%) DevOps
16 165 (6.42%) Mentoring
17 132 (5.14%) Unit Testing
18 130 (5.06%) Responsive Web Design
19 125 (4.87%) SOA
20 119 (4.63%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 998 (38.85%) C#
2 823 (32.04%) SQL
3 693 (26.98%) PHP
4 550 (21.41%) Java
5 183 (7.12%) Ruby
6 162 (6.31%) Python
7 135 (5.25%) T-SQL
8 93 (3.62%) TypeScript
9 89 (3.46%) C++
10 63 (2.45%) C
11 60 (2.34%) VB.NET
12 57 (2.22%) PL/SQL
13 54 (2.10%) ES6
14 44 (1.71%) Scala
15 40 (1.56%) VBScript
16 35 (1.36%) Perl
17 33 (1.28%) Bash Shell
18 32 (1.25%) Groovy
19 31 (1.21%) Apple Swift
20 25 (0.97%) Go
Qualifications
1 276 (10.74%) Degree
2 54 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 25 (0.97%) DV Cleared
5 21 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 19 (0.74%) ISEB
7 15 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (0.47%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
10 8 (0.31%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.23%) MCP
13 5 (0.19%) Master's Degree
14 3 (0.12%) HND
15 2 (0.078%) Sun Certification
16 1 (0.039%) DBS Check
16 1 (0.039%) ISEB Practitioner
16 1 (0.039%) ITIL Certification
16 1 (0.039%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (4.55%) QA
2 12 (0.47%) GCP
3 6 (0.23%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.19%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 4 (0.16%) WAI
6 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.078%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.078%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.078%) PMO
7 2 (0.078%) SLA
8 1 (0.039%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.039%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.039%) TickIT
8 1 (0.039%) WCAG
System Software
1 84 (3.27%) Docker
2 9 (0.35%) Hyper-V
2 9 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.23%) Varnish
4 3 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.078%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 43 (1.67%) Puppet
2 25 (0.97%) Kubernetes
3 20 (0.78%) Capistrano
4 18 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.54%) Ansible
6 5 (0.19%) Salt
7 4 (0.16%) Kibana
8 3 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.12%) Packer
8 3 (0.12%) SCCM
8 3 (0.12%) SCOM
9 2 (0.078%) CA Wily
9 2 (0.078%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.078%) Graphite
9 2 (0.078%) Nagios
9 2 (0.078%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.078%) Terraform
10 1 (0.039%) Plesk
10 1 (0.039%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 284 (11.05%) Microsoft
2 168 (6.54%) Oracle
3 113 (4.40%) Zend
4 91 (3.54%) Google
5 86 (3.35%) SAP
6 57 (2.22%) Adobe
7 56 (2.18%) Xamarin
8 46 (1.79%) Sitecore
9 30 (1.17%) IBM
10 29 (1.13%) PayPal
10 29 (1.13%) Twitter
11 21 (0.82%) Facebook
12 19 (0.74%) Capita
13 18 (0.70%) Apple
14 17 (0.66%) hybris
15 15 (0.58%) Atlassian
15 15 (0.58%) CyberSource
16 13 (0.51%) Chordiant
17 12 (0.47%) AppDynamics
18 11 (0.43%) Splunk