Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 2,072 2,569 2,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.60% 19.26% 17.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.25% 34.51% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,761 2,219 1,960
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +5.13% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 6,232 7,445 6,980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 52.95% 55.81% 56.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5,223 6,218 6,056
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 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 21 November 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 0 1,447 £45,000 +5.88% 403
Cheshire +2 398 £40,000 -5.88% 100
Merseyside -3 114 £40,349 +3.46% 47
Lancashire -2 85 £35,000 - 40
Cumbria +2 8 £42,500 +27.82% 1
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1,322 (63.80%) HTML
2 1,239 (59.80%) CSS
3 955 (46.09%) Agile Software Development
4 912 (44.02%) C#
5 879 (42.42%) .NET
6 837 (40.40%) AngularJS
7 798 (38.51%) MVC
8 613 (29.58%) ASP.NET
9 566 (27.32%) SQL Server
10 515 (24.86%) Java
11 507 (24.47%) React
12 487 (23.50%) SQL
13 467 (22.54%) HTML5
14 433 (20.90%) ASP.NET MVC
15 426 (20.56%) jQuery
16 420 (20.27%) PHP
17 373 (18.00%) Git (software)
18 369 (17.81%) Web Development
19 363 (17.52%) TDD
20 335 (16.17%) Scrum
21 322 (15.54%) MySQL
22 320 (15.44%) Microsoft
22 320 (15.44%) Node.js
23 319 (15.40%) CSS3
24 318 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
25 315 (15.20%) Continuous Integration
26 295 (14.24%) Software Engineering
27 287 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web API
28 285 (13.75%) RESTful
29 279 (13.47%) Front End Development

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 82 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
2 74 (3.57%) WordPress
3 71 (3.43%) CMS
4 37 (1.79%) Apache
5 30 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 23 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
6 23 (1.11%) IIS
7 22 (1.06%) Umbraco
8 20 (0.97%) Drupal
8 20 (0.97%) nginx
9 19 (0.92%) Tomcat
10 16 (0.77%) Apache Solr
11 14 (0.68%) Apache Pig
12 13 (0.63%) Confluence
13 9 (0.43%) Apache Spark
13 9 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.39%) Kentico
14 8 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
15 7 (0.34%) EPiServer
15 7 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (2.08%) Photoshop
2 20 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.14%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.097%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.097%) InVision
9 2 (0.097%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.048%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.048%) InDesign
10 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.048%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.048%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 41 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (1.79%) Magento
3 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.19%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.097%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.097%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.097%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.097%) Shopify
7 1 (0.048%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.048%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 1 (0.048%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.048%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.048%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.048%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.048%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 318 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 219 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
3 84 (4.05%) GitHub
4 52 (2.51%) SaaS
5 39 (1.88%) npm
6 30 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (1.30%) Google Play
8 22 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
9 20 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
10 14 (0.68%) PaaS
10 14 (0.68%) Yarn
11 13 (0.63%) NuGet
12 12 (0.58%) Office 365
13 11 (0.53%) Serverless
14 8 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (0.34%) Amazon S3
15 7 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (0.34%) BrowserStack
15 7 (0.34%) DigitalOcean
16 6 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.67%) Internet
2 53 (2.56%) HTTP
3 23 (1.11%) Intranet
4 19 (0.92%) SSL
5 17 (0.82%) TCP/IP
6 11 (0.53%) DNS
6 11 (0.53%) VoIP
7 10 (0.48%) AMQP
8 9 (0.43%) SMS
9 8 (0.39%) Firewall
10 5 (0.24%) NAS
10 5 (0.24%) Skype
11 4 (0.19%) IP Telephony
11 4 (0.19%) LAN
11 4 (0.19%) PBX
11 4 (0.19%) WAN
12 3 (0.14%) SSH
12 3 (0.14%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.097%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (0.097%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 566 (27.32%) SQL Server
2 322 (15.54%) MySQL
3 181 (8.74%) NoSQL
4 178 (8.59%) MongoDB
5 100 (4.83%) SQL Server 2016
6 69 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 57 (2.75%) Big Data
8 52 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
9 48 (2.32%) RavenDB
10 42 (2.03%) Hadoop
11 29 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
12 28 (1.35%) MariaDB
13 25 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (1.11%) Redis
15 20 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 18 (0.87%) Blockchain
17 17 (0.82%) RDBMS
18 15 (0.72%) Neo4j
19 14 (0.68%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 373 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 93 (4.49%) Visual Studio
3 91 (4.39%) gulp
4 84 (4.05%) JIRA
4 84 (4.05%) Selenium
5 75 (3.62%) Subversion
6 71 (3.43%) Grunt
7 70 (3.38%) webpack
8 65 (3.14%) Jenkins
9 52 (2.51%) NUnit
10 47 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 37 (1.79%) GitLab
12 35 (1.69%) Jasmine
13 34 (1.64%) Mercurial
14 33 (1.59%) MSTest
15 31 (1.50%) PHPUnit
15 31 (1.50%) Protractor
16 28 (1.35%) Cucumber
16 28 (1.35%) TeamCity
17 27 (1.30%) Bitbucket
General
1 278 (13.42%) Finance
2 137 (6.61%) Advertising
3 119 (5.74%) Games
4 102 (4.92%) Banking
5 96 (4.63%) Retail
6 95 (4.58%) Marketing
7 54 (2.61%) Law
8 45 (2.17%) Investment Banking
9 34 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 31 (1.50%) Telecoms
11 21 (1.01%) Legal
12 17 (0.82%) Electronics
13 12 (0.58%) Automotive
14 11 (0.53%) Publishing
15 10 (0.48%) Military
16 6 (0.29%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.29%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
18 1 (0.048%) Back Office
18 1 (0.048%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,627 (78.52%) Developer
2 484 (23.36%) .NET Developer
3 374 (18.05%) C# Developer
4 255 (12.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 229 (11.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 223 (10.76%) Senior Developer
7 216 (10.42%) PHP Developer
8 174 (8.40%) JavaScript Developer
9 173 (8.35%) Software Developer
10 158 (7.63%) Web Developer
11 147 (7.09%) ASP.NET Developer
12 138 (6.66%) Java Developer
13 136 (6.56%) Full Stack Developer
14 133 (6.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 122 (5.89%) Software Engineer
16 100 (4.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 85 (4.10%) Junior
18 83 (4.01%) C# Software Developer
19 75 (3.62%) Junior Developer
20 67 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,322 (63.80%) HTML
2 1,239 (59.80%) CSS
3 879 (42.42%) .NET
4 837 (40.40%) AngularJS
5 613 (29.58%) ASP.NET
6 507 (24.47%) React
7 467 (22.54%) HTML5
8 433 (20.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 426 (20.56%) jQuery
10 320 (15.44%) Node.js
11 319 (15.40%) CSS3
12 287 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 285 (13.75%) RESTful
14 229 (11.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 204 (9.85%) Web Services
16 196 (9.46%) .NET Framework
17 195 (9.41%) REST
18 156 (7.53%) Vue.js
19 155 (7.48%) .NET Core
20 154 (7.43%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 225 (10.86%) User Experience
2 190 (9.17%) Greenfield Project
3 108 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 106 (5.12%) Computer Science
5 104 (5.02%) Mobile App
6 72 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
7 63 (3.04%) Fintech
8 25 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
9 24 (1.16%) Internet of Things
10 23 (1.11%) N-Tier
11 22 (1.06%) Blog
11 22 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
11 22 (1.06%) Online Banking
12 21 (1.01%) iPhone
13 18 (0.87%) Mainframe
14 12 (0.58%) Management Information System
14 12 (0.58%) Xbox
15 10 (0.48%) Industrial Internet of Things
15 10 (0.48%) Robotics
15 10 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 145 (7.00%) Linux
2 112 (5.41%) Android
3 91 (4.39%) Apple iOS
4 86 (4.15%) Windows
5 40 (1.93%) Unix
6 15 (0.72%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.14%) CentOS
10 3 (0.14%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.097%) AIX
12 1 (0.048%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.048%) HPUX
12 1 (0.048%) Solaris
12 1 (0.048%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.048%) VME
12 1 (0.048%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.048%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 955 (46.09%) Agile Software Development
2 798 (38.51%) MVC
3 369 (17.81%) Web Development
4 363 (17.52%) TDD
5 335 (16.17%) Scrum
6 315 (15.20%) Continuous Integration
7 295 (14.24%) Software Engineering
8 279 (13.47%) Front End Development
9 268 (12.93%) OO
10 210 (10.14%) Web Application Development
11 198 (9.56%) Test Automation
12 181 (8.74%) BDD
13 168 (8.11%) DevOps
14 160 (7.72%) E-Commerce
15 153 (7.38%) Problem-Solving
16 149 (7.19%) OOP
17 140 (6.76%) Unit Testing
18 126 (6.08%) Kanban
19 120 (5.79%) SDLC
20 119 (5.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 912 (44.02%) C#
2 515 (24.86%) Java
3 487 (23.50%) SQL
4 420 (20.27%) PHP
5 110 (5.31%) Python
6 101 (4.87%) T-SQL
6 101 (4.87%) TypeScript
7 81 (3.91%) C++
8 58 (2.80%) ES6
9 55 (2.65%) Java 8
10 41 (1.98%) Ruby
11 37 (1.79%) Objective-C
12 36 (1.74%) PL/SQL
12 36 (1.74%) VB.NET
13 31 (1.50%) C
14 29 (1.40%) Perl
15 28 (1.35%) Scala
16 26 (1.25%) Bash Shell
17 24 (1.16%) PowerShell
18 22 (1.06%) Go
Qualifications
1 148 (7.14%) Degree
2 53 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (0.82%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.53%) AWS Certification
5 11 (0.53%) CCNA
5 11 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (0.43%) CISSP
6 9 (0.43%) OCPJP
6 9 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.39%) ISEB
7 8 (0.39%) SANS
8 7 (0.34%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (0.34%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.34%) GIAC
8 7 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
8 7 (0.34%) MCSE
8 7 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (0.34%) SSCP
9 5 (0.24%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (3.67%) QA
2 33 (1.59%) GDPR
3 4 (0.19%) WCAG
4 2 (0.097%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.097%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 1 (0.048%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.048%) ISO 15765
5 1 (0.048%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.048%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 122 (5.89%) Docker
2 24 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.34%) vSphere
6 2 (0.097%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.048%) HDFS
7 1 (0.048%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.048%) RACF
7 1 (0.048%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.048%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (1.64%) Puppet
2 27 (1.30%) Kubernetes
3 20 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.68%) Ansible
5 9 (0.43%) Cobbler
6 7 (0.34%) Salt
7 5 (0.24%) cPanel
8 4 (0.19%) Terraform
9 3 (0.14%) Istio
9 3 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.097%) Kibana
10 2 (0.097%) logstash
11 1 (0.048%) Consul
11 1 (0.048%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.048%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.048%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.048%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.048%) SCCM
11 1 (0.048%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.048%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 320 (15.44%) Microsoft
2 86 (4.15%) Google
3 58 (2.80%) Oracle
4 53 (2.56%) Xamarin
5 45 (2.17%) Adobe
5 45 (2.17%) Zend
6 35 (1.69%) Facebook
7 29 (1.40%) IBM
8 23 (1.11%) SAP
9 20 (0.97%) New Relic
10 17 (0.82%) Twitter
11 13 (0.63%) Sitecore
12 10 (0.48%) Cloudera
12 10 (0.48%) Siemens
13 9 (0.43%) Apple
13 9 (0.43%) Blue Prism
13 9 (0.43%) Micro Focus
13 9 (0.43%) Nintex
13 9 (0.43%) ServiceNow
13 9 (0.43%) Tableau