Period
to 21 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,821 2,305 2,225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.26% 18.35% 18.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.90% 32.33% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,553 1,954 1,996
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% -1.30%
10th Percentile £28,300 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £66,987 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.47%

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 5,535 7,129 7,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 52.45% 56.76% 57.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4,644 5,888 6,149
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,925 £61,250 £60,000
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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -2 1,262 £46,375 +9.12% 351
Cheshire +2 336 £42,500 - 105
Merseyside -3 99 £41,000 +3.80% 60
Lancashire -1 97 £35,500 +1.43% 59
Cumbria +9 7 £50,000 +51.52% 3
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 1,199 (65.84%) HTML
2 1,122 (61.61%) CSS
3 836 (45.91%) Agile Software Development
4 812 (44.59%) C#
5 803 (44.10%) .NET
6 770 (42.28%) AngularJS
7 699 (38.39%) MVC
8 589 (32.34%) ASP.NET
9 556 (30.53%) SQL Server
10 442 (24.27%) React
11 420 (23.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 408 (22.41%) SQL
13 395 (21.69%) HTML5
14 381 (20.92%) jQuery
15 380 (20.87%) PHP
16 361 (19.82%) Java
17 350 (19.22%) Git (software)
18 326 (17.90%) Microsoft Azure
19 315 (17.30%) Microsoft
20 312 (17.13%) Web Development
21 298 (16.36%) Node.js
21 298 (16.36%) Front End Development
22 290 (15.93%) TDD
23 286 (15.71%) RESTful
24 277 (15.21%) MySQL
25 275 (15.10%) CSS3
26 270 (14.83%) Scrum
27 262 (14.39%) ASP.NET Web API
28 258 (14.17%) Software Engineering
29 245 (13.45%) Continuous Integration

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 81 (4.45%) Elasticsearch
2 72 (3.95%) CMS
3 61 (3.35%) WordPress
4 40 (2.20%) Apache
5 39 (2.14%) SharePoint
6 20 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.04%) Drupal
8 18 (0.99%) nginx
9 14 (0.77%) Confluence
10 13 (0.71%) Apache Solr
11 12 (0.66%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.55%) IIS
12 10 (0.55%) JBoss
12 10 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.27%) IBM Domino
15 4 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.22%) Kentico
15 4 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.22%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 40 (2.20%) Photoshop
2 23 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.27%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.22%) InVision
7 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.055%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.055%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.055%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 41 (2.25%) Magento
2 40 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.49%) osCommerce
5 5 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.16%) Shopify
8 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.11%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.055%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
9 1 (0.055%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.055%) SAP MII
9 1 (0.055%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.055%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.055%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 326 (17.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 187 (10.27%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (3.73%) GitHub
4 37 (2.03%) npm
5 36 (1.98%) SaaS
6 29 (1.59%) Google Play
7 27 (1.48%) Serverless
8 19 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
9 17 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
10 16 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
10 16 (0.88%) Yarn
11 13 (0.71%) NuGet
12 11 (0.60%) Office 365
13 10 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (0.55%) Azure Functions
14 8 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (0.27%) Google Analytics
16 4 (0.22%) BrowserStack
17 3 (0.16%) Dialogflow
17 3 (0.16%) Wit.ai
Communications & Networking
1 61 (3.35%) Internet
2 47 (2.58%) HTTP
3 16 (0.88%) Intranet
4 12 (0.66%) SSL
5 11 (0.60%) DNS
6 10 (0.55%) VoIP
7 8 (0.44%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.38%) AMQP
9 5 (0.27%) MQTT
9 5 (0.27%) NAS
10 4 (0.22%) Firewall
10 4 (0.22%) IP Telephony
10 4 (0.22%) LAN
10 4 (0.22%) PBX
10 4 (0.22%) WAN
11 3 (0.16%) ATM
11 3 (0.16%) Skype
11 3 (0.16%) SSH
11 3 (0.16%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 556 (30.53%) SQL Server
2 277 (15.21%) MySQL
3 165 (9.06%) NoSQL
4 151 (8.29%) MongoDB
5 107 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
6 87 (4.78%) Relational Database
7 60 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
8 51 (2.80%) RavenDB
9 37 (2.03%) Big Data
10 32 (1.76%) Redis
11 28 (1.54%) MariaDB
12 25 (1.37%) RDBMS
13 23 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
14 21 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
16 17 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (0.88%) Hadoop
18 12 (0.66%) Amazon Redshift
18 12 (0.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 350 (19.22%) Git (software)
2 93 (5.11%) gulp
3 85 (4.67%) Visual Studio
4 76 (4.17%) Grunt
5 70 (3.84%) JIRA
6 66 (3.62%) Subversion
7 65 (3.57%) webpack
8 51 (2.80%) Selenium
9 49 (2.69%) Jenkins
10 35 (1.92%) NUnit
11 34 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
12 27 (1.48%) Jasmine
13 26 (1.43%) Mercurial
13 26 (1.43%) MSTest
13 26 (1.43%) PHPUnit
14 25 (1.37%) Protractor
15 22 (1.21%) Bitbucket
15 22 (1.21%) GitLab
15 22 (1.21%) Maven
16 20 (1.10%) Cucumber
General
1 212 (11.64%) Finance
2 125 (6.86%) Games
3 120 (6.59%) Advertising
4 76 (4.17%) Banking
5 75 (4.12%) Retail
6 74 (4.06%) Marketing
7 42 (2.31%) Law
8 35 (1.92%) Investment Banking
9 28 (1.54%) Legal
10 21 (1.15%) Publishing
11 20 (1.10%) Telecoms
12 16 (0.88%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.71%) Automotive
14 7 (0.38%) Electronics
15 6 (0.33%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.22%) Back Office
17 2 (0.11%) Music Industry
17 2 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
18 1 (0.055%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,440 (79.08%) Developer
2 457 (25.10%) .NET Developer
3 324 (17.79%) C# Developer
4 248 (13.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 222 (12.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 214 (11.75%) Senior Developer
7 201 (11.04%) PHP Developer
8 179 (9.83%) JavaScript Developer
9 139 (7.63%) Software Developer
10 138 (7.58%) ASP.NET Developer
11 131 (7.19%) Web Developer
12 127 (6.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 109 (5.99%) Software Engineer
14 98 (5.38%) Full Stack Developer
15 86 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 79 (4.34%) Java Developer
17 73 (4.01%) Junior
18 68 (3.73%) C# Software Developer
19 64 (3.51%) Junior Developer
20 62 (3.40%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,199 (65.84%) HTML
2 1,122 (61.61%) CSS
3 803 (44.10%) .NET
4 770 (42.28%) AngularJS
5 589 (32.34%) ASP.NET
6 442 (24.27%) React
7 420 (23.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 395 (21.69%) HTML5
9 381 (20.92%) jQuery
10 298 (16.36%) Node.js
11 286 (15.71%) RESTful
12 275 (15.10%) CSS3
13 262 (14.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 222 (12.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 179 (9.83%) .NET Framework
16 177 (9.72%) Web Services
17 157 (8.62%) REST
18 145 (7.96%) Sass
19 140 (7.69%) Vue.js
20 136 (7.47%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 187 (10.27%) User Experience
2 186 (10.21%) Greenfield Project
3 95 (5.22%) Mobile App
4 77 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 69 (3.79%) Fintech
6 60 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
8 26 (1.43%) iPhone
9 18 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
10 16 (0.88%) Online Banking
11 15 (0.82%) Xbox
12 13 (0.71%) Cloud Native
13 12 (0.66%) Internet of Things
13 12 (0.66%) Management Information System
13 12 (0.66%) VLE
14 11 (0.60%) Blog
14 11 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
14 11 (0.60%) Mainframe
14 11 (0.60%) N-Tier
15 10 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 113 (6.21%) Linux
2 83 (4.56%) Android
3 75 (4.12%) Windows
4 60 (3.29%) Apple iOS
5 33 (1.81%) Unix
6 11 (0.60%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.055%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.055%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.055%) VME
10 1 (0.055%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.055%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.055%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 836 (45.91%) Agile Software Development
2 699 (38.39%) MVC
3 312 (17.13%) Web Development
4 298 (16.36%) Front End Development
5 290 (15.93%) TDD
6 270 (14.83%) Scrum
7 258 (14.17%) Software Engineering
8 245 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
9 227 (12.47%) Web Application Development
10 215 (11.81%) OO
11 152 (8.35%) E-Commerce
12 145 (7.96%) BDD
13 137 (7.52%) Test Automation
14 127 (6.97%) Mentoring
15 125 (6.86%) DevOps
16 123 (6.75%) OOP
17 118 (6.48%) SDLC
18 116 (6.37%) Problem-Solving
19 111 (6.10%) Microservices
20 105 (5.77%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 812 (44.59%) C#
2 408 (22.41%) SQL
3 380 (20.87%) PHP
4 361 (19.82%) Java
5 96 (5.27%) TypeScript
6 92 (5.05%) T-SQL
7 90 (4.94%) Python
8 65 (3.57%) ES6
9 56 (3.08%) C++
10 44 (2.42%) Java 8
11 38 (2.09%) Ruby
12 37 (2.03%) Objective-C
13 32 (1.76%) Perl
13 32 (1.76%) PL/SQL
14 26 (1.43%) C
14 26 (1.43%) VB.NET
15 24 (1.32%) Apple Swift
16 19 (1.04%) VB
17 18 (0.99%) Bash Shell
18 17 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 132 (7.25%) Degree
2 62 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.44%) AWS Certification
5 7 (0.38%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.33%) CCNA
6 6 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.27%) MCP
7 5 (0.27%) OCPJP
7 5 (0.27%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.22%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.16%) CISSP
9 3 (0.16%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.11%) GIAC
10 2 (0.11%) ISEB
10 2 (0.11%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.11%) MCSE
10 2 (0.11%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (3.40%) QA
2 35 (1.92%) GDPR
3 2 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.11%) WCAG
3 2 (0.11%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 96 (5.27%) Docker
2 9 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.16%) vSphere
6 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.055%) HDFS
7 1 (0.055%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (1.21%) Puppet
2 18 (0.99%) Kubernetes
3 17 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.49%) Ansible
5 6 (0.33%) Cobbler
6 5 (0.27%) cPanel
7 4 (0.22%) Terraform
8 2 (0.11%) Kibana
8 2 (0.11%) logstash
8 2 (0.11%) Salt
8 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.055%) Consul
9 1 (0.055%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.055%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.055%) Istio
9 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.055%) Nmap
9 1 (0.055%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.055%) SCCM
9 1 (0.055%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 315 (17.30%) Microsoft
2 66 (3.62%) Google
3 42 (2.31%) Oracle
4 41 (2.25%) Xamarin
5 31 (1.70%) Facebook
6 30 (1.65%) IBM
7 29 (1.59%) Zend
8 28 (1.54%) Adobe
9 14 (0.77%) Nintex
10 11 (0.60%) SAP
11 10 (0.55%) ServiceNow
12 9 (0.49%) New Relic
13 8 (0.44%) Blue Prism
13 8 (0.44%) Micro Focus
14 7 (0.38%) TIBCO
15 6 (0.33%) Apple
15 6 (0.33%) Atlassian
15 6 (0.33%) Sitecore
15 6 (0.33%) Telerik
16 5 (0.27%) Twitter