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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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 10 9 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,405 1,134 920
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 14.74% 15.30% 19.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.67% 33.55% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 861 942 831
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £39,813 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £69,000 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 4,053 3,380 2,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.52% 45.60% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,704 2,737 2,282
10th Percentile £34,990 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £70,250 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,650 £68,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.76% +5.45% +4.76%

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 19 August 2022.

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 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Manchester -4 939 £55,000 +10.00% 151
Cheshire +4 247 £50,000 +11.11% 29
Merseyside +11 152 £70,000 +43.59% 13
Lancashire -18 58 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Cumbria -12 7 £35,000 +22.13% 5
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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.

1 940 (66.90%) Agile
2 801 (57.01%) React
3 662 (47.12%) CSS
4 659 (46.90%) Azure
5 628 (44.70%) HTML
6 591 (42.06%) SQL
7 585 (41.64%) .NET
8 557 (39.64%) C#
9 510 (36.30%) DevOps
10 477 (33.95%) Software Engineering
11 465 (33.10%) Git (software)
12 435 (30.96%) Java
13 434 (30.89%) AWS
14 433 (30.82%) Social Skills
15 410 (29.18%) MVC
16 390 (27.76%) Node.js
17 379 (26.98%) .NET Core
18 362 (25.77%) Full Stack Development
19 356 (25.34%) SQL Server
20 336 (23.91%) AngularJS
21 335 (23.84%) Microsoft
22 320 (22.78%) Python
23 307 (21.85%) TypeScript
24 306 (21.78%) jQuery
25 294 (20.93%) Serverless
26 278 (19.79%) Azure DevOps
27 275 (19.57%) CI/CD
28 269 (19.15%) Terraform
29 266 (18.93%) .NET Framework
30 263 (18.72%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 51 (3.63%) Confluence
2 27 (1.92%) WordPress
3 23 (1.64%) CMS
4 14 (1.00%) Apache Spark
5 13 (0.93%) Umbraco
6 12 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (0.78%) SharePoint
7 11 (0.78%) Sitefinity
8 10 (0.71%) Apache
8 10 (0.71%) IIS
9 7 (0.50%) JBoss
10 6 (0.43%) nginx
11 5 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.36%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.14%) Headless CMS
13 2 (0.14%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.14%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.071%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.071%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.14%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.14%) GIMP
4 2 (0.14%) Pixelmator
4 2 (0.14%) Sketch
5 1 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.071%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (0.78%) Shopify
2 7 (0.50%) SessionCam
2 7 (0.50%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.36%) Magento
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.14%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.071%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.071%) Odoo
5 1 (0.071%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.071%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.071%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.071%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 659 (46.90%) Azure
2 434 (30.89%) AWS
3 294 (20.93%) Serverless
4 278 (19.79%) Azure DevOps
5 221 (15.73%) Azure Service Bus
6 220 (15.66%) Azure Functions
7 111 (7.90%) GCP
8 62 (4.41%) GitHub
8 62 (4.41%) SaaS
9 51 (3.63%) AWS Lambda
10 47 (3.35%) npm
11 37 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
12 24 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
13 21 (1.49%) Power Platform
14 19 (1.35%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 18 (1.28%) OpenShift
16 17 (1.21%) Azure Pipelines
17 16 (1.14%) Azure Logic Apps
18 13 (0.93%) Cloud Functions
19 11 (0.78%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 129 (9.18%) HTTP
2 52 (3.70%) SSL
3 26 (1.85%) Internet
4 12 (0.85%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.36%) VPN
6 2 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.071%) Intranet
7 1 (0.071%) Network Security
7 1 (0.071%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.071%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (25.34%) SQL Server
2 153 (10.89%) MySQL
3 140 (9.96%) NoSQL
4 101 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
5 62 (4.41%) MongoDB
6 42 (2.99%) Relational Database
7 25 (1.78%) Redis
8 21 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (1.35%) Big Data
10 17 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (1.07%) Azure SQL Database
12 11 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (0.78%) Power BI
13 10 (0.71%) Flink
14 9 (0.64%) Neo4j
14 9 (0.64%) RDBMS
15 7 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.50%) DynamoDB
15 7 (0.50%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.50%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 465 (33.10%) Git (software)
2 214 (15.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 98 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 92 (6.55%) JIRA
5 45 (3.20%) Cypress.io
5 45 (3.20%) Selenium
6 26 (1.85%) GitLab
7 25 (1.78%) Bitbucket
8 24 (1.71%) Subversion
9 22 (1.57%) Cucumber
10 19 (1.35%) Gradle
10 19 (1.35%) Postman
10 19 (1.35%) webpack
11 16 (1.14%) SonarQube
12 15 (1.07%) Lerna
12 15 (1.07%) Maven
12 15 (1.07%) Storybook
13 13 (0.93%) Ant
13 13 (0.93%) Vagrant
14 12 (0.85%) Jasmine
General
1 433 (30.82%) Social Skills
2 142 (10.11%) Finance
3 79 (5.62%) Marketing
4 69 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (4.13%) Banking
5 58 (4.13%) Retail
6 57 (4.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 47 (3.35%) Automotive
8 40 (2.85%) Manufacturing
9 32 (2.28%) French Language
10 31 (2.21%) Public Sector
11 24 (1.71%) Games
12 14 (1.00%) Legal
13 12 (0.85%) Law
14 11 (0.78%) Organisational Skills
14 11 (0.78%) Telecoms
15 9 (0.64%) Presentation Skills
16 8 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.57%) Influencing Skills
17 7 (0.50%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 869 (61.85%) Developer
2 295 (21.00%) Software Engineer
3 216 (15.37%) Senior Developer
4 194 (13.81%) .NET Developer
5 138 (9.82%) Software Developer
6 105 (7.47%) Full Stack Developer
7 94 (6.69%) React Developer
8 93 (6.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 90 (6.41%) Senior .NET Developer
10 70 (4.98%) C# Developer
11 62 (4.41%) Senior Software Engineer
12 49 (3.49%) Technical Leader
13 45 (3.20%) Web Developer
14 38 (2.70%) Java Developer
15 37 (2.63%) Junior
16 33 (2.35%) Applications Developer
16 33 (2.35%) PHP Developer
17 32 (2.28%) Lead Developer
17 32 (2.28%) Web Applications Developer
18 31 (2.21%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 801 (57.01%) React
2 662 (47.12%) CSS
3 628 (44.70%) HTML
4 585 (41.64%) .NET
5 390 (27.76%) Node.js
6 379 (26.98%) .NET Core
7 336 (23.91%) AngularJS
8 306 (21.78%) jQuery
9 266 (18.93%) .NET Framework
10 263 (18.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 243 (17.30%) Entity Framework
12 156 (11.10%) RESTful
13 125 (8.90%) Vue.js
14 110 (7.83%) HTML5
15 100 (7.12%) REST
16 98 (6.98%) ASP.NET
17 97 (6.90%) JSON
18 78 (5.55%) Kafka
19 75 (5.34%) Spring
20 74 (5.27%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 120 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
2 97 (6.90%) User Experience
3 42 (2.99%) Cloud Native
3 42 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 39 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
5 37 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 34 (2.42%) Data Structures
7 28 (1.99%) Life Science
8 27 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
9 23 (1.64%) Algorithms
10 21 (1.49%) Blog
11 16 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
12 14 (1.00%) NHS
13 13 (0.93%) Legacy Systems
14 12 (0.85%) Public Cloud
15 11 (0.78%) PlayStation
16 10 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
16 10 (0.71%) Low-Code
16 10 (0.71%) Management Information System
17 6 (0.43%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 243 (17.30%) Android
2 235 (16.73%) Apple iOS
3 113 (8.04%) Linux
4 70 (4.98%) Unix
5 30 (2.14%) Windows
6 5 (0.36%) VMS
7 4 (0.28%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.14%) CentOS
8 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.071%) Fedora
9 1 (0.071%) Tizen
9 1 (0.071%) webOS
9 1 (0.071%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 940 (66.90%) Agile
2 510 (36.30%) DevOps
3 477 (33.95%) Software Engineering
4 410 (29.18%) MVC
5 362 (25.77%) Full Stack Development
6 275 (19.57%) CI/CD
7 256 (18.22%) Unit Testing
8 231 (16.44%) User Stories
9 225 (16.01%) Product Roadmap
10 216 (15.37%) Microservices
11 215 (15.30%) Process Improvement
12 205 (14.59%) Dependency Injection
13 191 (13.59%) Test Automation
14 187 (13.31%) Front End Development
15 183 (13.02%) Web Development
16 180 (12.81%) TDD
17 145 (10.32%) Mentoring
18 128 (9.11%) Scrum
19 125 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
20 112 (7.97%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 591 (42.06%) SQL
2 557 (39.64%) C#
3 435 (30.96%) Java
4 320 (22.78%) Python
5 307 (21.85%) TypeScript
6 194 (13.81%) Go
7 130 (9.25%) PHP
8 119 (8.47%) C++
9 106 (7.54%) Ruby
10 78 (5.55%) ES6
11 51 (3.63%) Kotlin
12 43 (3.06%) Scala
13 33 (2.35%) Tcl
13 33 (2.35%) VB
14 28 (1.99%) PowerShell
15 15 (1.07%) Bash
16 12 (0.85%) T-SQL
17 11 (0.78%) C
17 11 (0.78%) Perl
17 11 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 125 (8.90%) Degree
2 83 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 36 (2.56%) Azure Certification
4 29 (2.06%) AWS Certification
5 25 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 21 (1.49%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (0.93%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.50%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.36%) OCA
10 5 (0.36%) OCAJ
10 5 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.14%) MBA
12 1 (0.071%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.13%) QA
2 17 (1.21%) Accessibility
3 11 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.50%) GDPR
5 3 (0.21%) HL7
5 3 (0.21%) WCAG
6 2 (0.14%) DICOM
7 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 248 (17.65%) Docker
2 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.14%) Ceph
3 2 (0.14%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 269 (19.15%) Terraform
2 229 (16.30%) Kubernetes
3 30 (2.14%) Istio
4 14 (1.00%) Prometheus
5 13 (0.93%) Grafana
6 12 (0.85%) Ansible
7 8 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.57%) Plesk
8 5 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.28%) Packer
10 2 (0.14%) Mesos
11 1 (0.071%) Argo
11 1 (0.071%) Bugsnag
11 1 (0.071%) Puppet
Vendors
1 335 (23.84%) Microsoft
2 220 (15.66%) Xamarin
3 78 (5.55%) Oracle
4 67 (4.77%) Google
5 15 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (0.71%) Adobe
6 10 (0.71%) Alteryx
6 10 (0.71%) Sony
7 9 (0.64%) Sitecore
8 8 (0.57%) AppDynamics
8 8 (0.57%) Facebook
8 8 (0.57%) Tealium
9 7 (0.50%) DoubleClick
9 7 (0.50%) Hotjar
9 7 (0.50%) ServiceNow
9 7 (0.50%) Tealeaf
9 7 (0.50%) WooCommerce
9 7 (0.50%) Zend
10 6 (0.43%) Apple
10 6 (0.43%) Hitachi