Period
to 29 October 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North West
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 5 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 835 1,682 2,070
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 20.61% 16.60% 17.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.96% 32.39% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1,566 1,924
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.53%

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 2,322 5,193 6,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 57.32% 51.25% 54.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,103 4,165 5,346
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing JavaScript as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JavaScript in the North West.

Salary trend for JavaScript in the North West

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in the North West over the 6 months to 29 October 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 29 October 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 0 610 £50,000 +7.72% 205
Cheshire -3 160 £45,000 +5.88% 69
Merseyside +1 28 £45,000 -7.69% 29
Lancashire -4 24 £50,000 +25.00% 40
Cumbria +9 5 £45,000 +56.52% 5
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 29 October 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.

1 422 (50.54%) HTML
2 398 (47.66%) CSS
3 333 (39.88%) .NET
4 325 (38.92%) C#
5 318 (38.08%) Agile Software Development
6 309 (37.01%) React
7 226 (27.07%) AngularJS
8 203 (24.31%) Node.js
9 199 (23.83%) MVC
10 174 (20.84%) PHP
11 173 (20.72%) SQL
12 165 (19.76%) SQL Server
13 164 (19.64%) DevOps
14 163 (19.52%) Git (software)
15 154 (18.44%) ASP.NET
16 146 (17.49%) TDD
17 138 (16.53%) Azure
18 137 (16.41%) Microservices
19 129 (15.45%) Software Engineering
20 128 (15.33%) AWS
21 125 (14.97%) Docker
22 121 (14.49%) Front End Development
23 120 (14.37%) Java
24 113 (13.53%) MySQL
25 110 (13.17%) Vue.js
26 109 (13.05%) User Experience
27 108 (12.93%) .NET Core
27 108 (12.93%) E-Commerce
27 108 (12.93%) jQuery
28 106 (12.69%) Web 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 37 (4.43%) CMS
2 27 (3.23%) WordPress
3 22 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (1.80%) Apache
5 14 (1.68%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.56%) nginx
7 9 (1.08%) IIS
8 8 (0.96%) NServiceBus
9 6 (0.72%) Liferay
10 3 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.36%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.24%) Confluence
11 2 (0.24%) Jadu
11 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.24%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.12%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.12%) Moodle
12 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (0.48%) Chatbot
1 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (0.48%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (0.24%) Sketch
3 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 25 (2.99%) Magento
2 14 (1.68%) Shopify
3 12 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.24%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 138 (16.53%) Azure
2 128 (15.33%) AWS
3 50 (5.99%) GitHub
4 40 (4.79%) Serverless
5 36 (4.31%) GCP
6 33 (3.95%) AWS Lambda
7 31 (3.71%) SaaS
8 20 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (2.04%) npm
10 11 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 10 (1.20%) Power Platform
12 9 (1.08%) NuGet
13 7 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
13 7 (0.84%) Logic Apps
14 6 (0.72%) PaaS
14 6 (0.72%) Yarn
15 5 (0.60%) IaaS
16 4 (0.48%) Office 365
16 4 (0.48%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.20%) Internet
2 8 (0.96%) Skype
3 7 (0.84%) HTTP
4 4 (0.48%) RFID
4 4 (0.48%) SNMP
5 2 (0.24%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.24%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.24%) SSL
5 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.24%) Wireless
6 1 (0.12%) 3G
6 1 (0.12%) 4G
6 1 (0.12%) DNS
6 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.12%) SSH
6 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.12%) VoIP
6 1 (0.12%) VPN
6 1 (0.12%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (19.76%) SQL Server
2 113 (13.53%) MySQL
3 60 (7.19%) NoSQL
4 39 (4.67%) Relational Database
5 37 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 20 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.32%) Big Data
8 9 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (0.96%) Power BI
10 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.60%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.60%) Redis
11 5 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.36%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 163 (19.52%) Git (software)
2 48 (5.75%) Selenium
3 42 (5.03%) JIRA
4 33 (3.95%) TeamCity
4 33 (3.95%) webpack
5 32 (3.83%) Visual Studio
6 22 (2.63%) PHPUnit
7 21 (2.51%) gulp
8 20 (2.40%) Grunt
9 19 (2.28%) Jenkins
10 17 (2.04%) Protractor
11 16 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (1.80%) Mocha
12 15 (1.80%) Subversion
13 12 (1.44%) JUnit
14 11 (1.32%) Mockito
15 10 (1.20%) GitLab
16 9 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
16 9 (1.08%) SpecFlow
16 9 (1.08%) TestCafe
General
1 95 (11.38%) Finance
2 30 (3.59%) Retail
3 17 (2.04%) Marketing
4 15 (1.80%) Law
5 14 (1.68%) Games
6 9 (1.08%) Back Office
7 7 (0.84%) Legal
8 6 (0.72%) Public Sector
9 5 (0.60%) Electronics
9 5 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.48%) Advertising
10 4 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.48%) Local Government
11 3 (0.36%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.24%) Automotive
13 1 (0.12%) Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Billing
13 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 630 (75.45%) Developer
2 134 (16.05%) .NET Developer
3 119 (14.25%) Senior Developer
4 99 (11.86%) C# Developer
5 97 (11.62%) Software Developer
6 96 (11.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 95 (11.38%) React Developer
8 89 (10.66%) Full Stack Developer
9 88 (10.54%) PHP Developer
10 60 (7.19%) Software Engineer
11 55 (6.59%) JavaScript Developer
12 54 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
13 50 (5.99%) Web Developer
14 41 (4.91%) C# Software Developer
15 38 (4.55%) Java Developer
16 37 (4.43%) Node.js Developer
17 32 (3.83%) Senior .NET Developer
18 31 (3.71%) Senior Front-End Developer
19 30 (3.59%) PHP Web Developer
20 27 (3.23%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (50.54%) HTML
2 398 (47.66%) CSS
3 333 (39.88%) .NET
4 309 (37.01%) React
5 226 (27.07%) AngularJS
6 203 (24.31%) Node.js
7 154 (18.44%) ASP.NET
8 110 (13.17%) Vue.js
9 108 (12.93%) .NET Core
9 108 (12.93%) jQuery
10 102 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 101 (12.10%) .NET Framework
12 98 (11.74%) HTML5
13 93 (11.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 89 (10.66%) REST
15 70 (8.38%) Web Services
16 65 (7.78%) Laravel
17 62 (7.43%) RESTful
18 58 (6.95%) Entity Framework
19 52 (6.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 109 (13.05%) User Experience
2 64 (7.66%) Mobile App
3 48 (5.75%) Greenfield Project
4 42 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (1.32%) NHS
8 8 (0.96%) Blog
8 8 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (0.96%) PlayStation
8 8 (0.96%) Social Media
8 8 (0.96%) Virtual Team
9 6 (0.72%) Algorithms
9 6 (0.72%) Data Centre
9 6 (0.72%) Internet of Things
10 4 (0.48%) 3D Printing
10 4 (0.48%) EPoS
10 4 (0.48%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.48%) W3C
11 3 (0.36%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 41 (4.91%) Linux
2 20 (2.40%) Android
3 18 (2.16%) Apple iOS
4 17 (2.04%) Windows
5 5 (0.60%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.36%) Unix
7 1 (0.12%) CentOS
7 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (38.08%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (23.83%) MVC
3 164 (19.64%) DevOps
4 146 (17.49%) TDD
5 137 (16.41%) Microservices
6 129 (15.45%) Software Engineering
7 121 (14.49%) Front End Development
8 108 (12.93%) E-Commerce
9 106 (12.69%) Web Development
10 88 (10.54%) Test Automation
11 86 (10.30%) OO
11 86 (10.30%) Problem-Solving
12 73 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
13 69 (8.26%) SDLC
14 67 (8.02%) Scrum
15 66 (7.90%) OOP
16 65 (7.78%) Unit Testing
17 55 (6.59%) Mentoring
18 45 (5.39%) Pair Programming
19 40 (4.79%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 325 (38.92%) C#
2 174 (20.84%) PHP
3 173 (20.72%) SQL
4 120 (14.37%) Java
5 98 (11.74%) TypeScript
6 81 (9.70%) Python
7 36 (4.31%) ES6
8 31 (3.71%) Go
9 23 (2.75%) Ruby
10 16 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 13 (1.56%) C++
11 13 (1.56%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.20%) C
13 9 (1.08%) Apex Code
13 9 (1.08%) Scala
14 6 (0.72%) Java 8
14 6 (0.72%) Kotlin
14 6 (0.72%) PHP 7
14 6 (0.72%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (3.47%) Degree
2 13 (1.56%) PhD
3 12 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (0.96%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.36%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.36%) MCPD
6 3 (0.36%) MCSD
7 2 (0.24%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.24%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.39%) QA
2 6 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.36%) GDPR
3 3 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.36%) WCAG
4 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 125 (14.97%) Docker
2 3 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 61 (7.31%) Kubernetes
2 26 (3.11%) Ansible
3 19 (2.28%) Terraform
4 13 (1.56%) cPanel
5 12 (1.44%) Puppet
6 3 (0.36%) Grafana
6 3 (0.36%) Prometheus
6 3 (0.36%) vRealize
7 2 (0.24%) Kibana
7 2 (0.24%) logstash
7 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 88 (10.54%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.35%) Zend
3 27 (3.23%) Google
4 13 (1.56%) Xamarin
5 11 (1.32%) Oracle
6 10 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (0.84%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.60%) SAP
9 4 (0.48%) Adobe
9 4 (0.48%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.48%) VMware
10 2 (0.24%) Apple
10 2 (0.24%) ATG
10 2 (0.24%) BT
10 2 (0.24%) hybris
10 2 (0.24%) IBM
10 2 (0.24%) Perforce
10 2 (0.24%) Siemens
10 2 (0.24%) Splunk
10 2 (0.24%) WooCommerce