Period
to 23 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 9 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 2551 2147 2069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.26% 17.17% 15.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.55% 30.63% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 1963 1863
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 £58,375 £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 7384 7009 6597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.74% 56.05% 50.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6158 6080 5671
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 £25,000
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 23 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 23 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 1758 £42,500 +6.25% 136
Cheshire +3 461 £42,500 +13.33% 53
Lancashire -4 163 £35,000 - 17
Merseyside +6 150 £39,500 +13.79% 21
Cumbria +4 6 £33,250 +20.91% 1
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 1724 (67.58%) HTML
2 1668 (65.39%) CSS
3 1110 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
4 1058 (41.47%) jQuery
5 1026 (40.22%) .NET
6 1025 (40.18%) MVC
7 990 (38.81%) C#
8 845 (33.12%) AngularJS
9 816 (31.99%) SQL
10 729 (28.58%) ASP.NET
11 702 (27.52%) HTML5
12 691 (27.09%) PHP
13 553 (21.68%) SQL Server
14 549 (21.52%) Java
15 524 (20.54%) Web Development
16 512 (20.07%) Git (software)
17 491 (19.25%) TDD
18 486 (19.05%) MySQL
19 470 (18.42%) CSS3
20 465 (18.23%) Web Services
21 464 (18.19%) Scrum
22 448 (17.56%) Front End Development
23 447 (17.52%) Node.js
24 426 (16.70%) Software Engineering
25 413 (16.19%) ASP.NET MVC
26 396 (15.52%) React
27 382 (14.97%) Finance
28 355 (13.92%) OO
29 314 (12.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
30 301 (11.80%) ASP.NET Web API

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
1 138 (5.41%) CMS
2 106 (4.16%) WordPress
3 84 (3.29%) Apache
4 54 (2.12%) Drupal
5 48 (1.88%) Umbraco
6 45 (1.76%) IIS
7 43 (1.69%) nginx
8 37 (1.45%) Confluence
9 36 (1.41%) EPiServer
9 36 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
10 35 (1.37%) Tomcat
11 34 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
12 33 (1.29%) SharePoint
13 32 (1.25%) WebSphere
14 25 (0.98%) JBoss
14 25 (0.98%) WebLogic
15 20 (0.78%) Apache Solr
16 17 (0.67%) Apache Spark
17 13 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 11 (0.43%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 73 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 27 (1.06%) FileZilla
3 21 (0.82%) 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
1 124 (4.86%) Magento
2 25 (0.98%) Payment Gateway
3 15 (0.59%) SAP Hybris
4 14 (0.55%) Shopify
5 11 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.20%) Cerner Millennium
7 3 (0.12%) 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%) Oracle BPM
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%) Northgate Housing
9 1 (0.039%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 179 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (2.86%) GitHub
4 72 (2.82%) SaaS
5 28 (1.10%) npm
6 26 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (0.74%) Google App Engine
9 17 (0.67%) Sage Pay
9 17 (0.67%) Serverless
10 16 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 15 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
12 14 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 14 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
12 14 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (0.39%) PaaS
14 9 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (0.35%) Google Analytics
14 9 (0.35%) Route 53
15 8 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 99 (3.88%) HTTP
2 62 (2.43%) Internet
3 30 (1.18%) FTP
4 27 (1.06%) 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 5 (0.20%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.16%) Broadband
11 3 (0.12%) LDAP
11 3 (0.12%) WAN
12 2 (0.078%) AMQP
12 2 (0.078%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.039%) ATM
13 1 (0.039%) DNS
13 1 (0.039%) IPsec
13 1 (0.039%) SSH
13 1 (0.039%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 553 (21.68%) SQL Server
2 486 (19.05%) MySQL
3 183 (7.17%) NoSQL
4 117 (4.59%) Relational Database
5 95 (3.72%) MongoDB
6 66 (2.59%) Big Data
7 55 (2.16%) SQL Server 2016
8 47 (1.84%) RDBMS
9 43 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
10 42 (1.65%) Hadoop
11 39 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 38 (1.49%) DB2
12 38 (1.49%) Redis
13 36 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 28 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
15 24 (0.94%) CouchDB
16 22 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
17 20 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
18 19 (0.74%) Oracle Database
19 15 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 512 (20.07%) Git (software)
2 137 (5.37%) Jenkins
3 129 (5.06%) Selenium
4 128 (5.02%) Subversion
5 118 (4.63%) JIRA
6 110 (4.31%) Visual Studio
7 96 (3.76%) gulp
8 80 (3.14%) Grunt
9 70 (2.74%) NUnit
10 57 (2.23%) Bitbucket
11 52 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 50 (1.96%) JUnit
13 47 (1.84%) Jasmine
13 47 (1.84%) WebDriver
14 44 (1.72%) TeamCity
15 43 (1.69%) Maven
16 42 (1.65%) MSTest
17 41 (1.61%) Vagrant
18 39 (1.53%) Eclipse
19 37 (1.45%) PHPUnit
General
1 382 (14.97%) Finance
2 187 (7.33%) Retail
3 167 (6.55%) Marketing
4 120 (4.70%) Banking
5 118 (4.63%) Advertising
6 92 (3.61%) Manufacturing
7 81 (3.18%) Telecoms
8 79 (3.10%) Games
9 67 (2.63%) Electronics
10 57 (2.23%) Law
11 32 (1.25%) Automotive
11 32 (1.25%) Legal
12 26 (1.02%) Multimedia
13 22 (0.86%) 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 2060 (80.75%) Developer
2 573 (22.46%) .NET Developer
3 384 (15.05%) C# Developer
4 370 (14.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 364 (14.27%) Senior Developer
6 333 (13.05%) PHP Developer
7 318 (12.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 278 (10.90%) JavaScript Developer
9 248 (9.72%) Software Developer
10 224 (8.78%) Web Developer
11 201 (7.88%) Java Developer
12 195 (7.64%) ASP.NET Developer
13 176 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 164 (6.43%) Software Engineer
15 115 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 114 (4.47%) Junior
17 113 (4.43%) HTML Developer
18 104 (4.08%) SQL Developer
19 102 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
20 100 (3.92%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1724 (67.58%) HTML
2 1668 (65.39%) CSS
3 1058 (41.47%) jQuery
4 1026 (40.22%) .NET
5 845 (33.12%) AngularJS
6 729 (28.58%) ASP.NET
7 702 (27.52%) HTML5
8 470 (18.42%) CSS3
9 465 (18.23%) Web Services
10 447 (17.52%) Node.js
11 413 (16.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 396 (15.52%) React
13 314 (12.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 301 (11.80%) ASP.NET Web API
15 275 (10.78%) XML
16 270 (10.58%) .NET Framework
16 270 (10.58%) REST
17 269 (10.54%) Sass
18 256 (10.04%) Spring
19 241 (9.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 284 (11.13%) User Experience
2 144 (5.64%) Mobile App
3 141 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (5.29%) Computer Science
5 118 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
6 82 (3.21%) iPad
7 66 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 50 (1.96%) N-Tier
9 42 (1.65%) Fintech
10 30 (1.18%) Management Information System
11 24 (0.94%) e-Learning
12 19 (0.74%) Graphic Design
12 19 (0.74%) RIA
13 18 (0.71%) Xbox
14 17 (0.67%) Life Science
15 14 (0.55%) Mainframe
15 14 (0.55%) NHS
15 14 (0.55%) W3C
16 12 (0.47%) Online Banking
16 12 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 284 (11.13%) Linux
2 107 (4.19%) Windows
3 81 (3.18%) Apple iOS
4 78 (3.06%) Android
5 69 (2.70%) Unix
6 21 (0.82%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.55%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.27%) Debian
8 7 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.20%) CentOS
9 5 (0.20%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.16%) AIX
11 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.12%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.12%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.078%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.078%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.039%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1110 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
2 1025 (40.18%) MVC
3 524 (20.54%) Web Development
4 491 (19.25%) TDD
5 464 (18.19%) Scrum
6 448 (17.56%) Front End Development
7 426 (16.70%) Software Engineering
8 355 (13.92%) OO
9 299 (11.72%) E-Commerce
10 259 (10.15%) Continuous Integration
11 252 (9.88%) OOP
12 239 (9.37%) Test Automation
13 222 (8.70%) SDLC
14 203 (7.96%) BDD
15 180 (7.06%) DevOps
16 162 (6.35%) Mentoring
17 128 (5.02%) Unit Testing
18 127 (4.98%) Responsive Web Design
19 125 (4.90%) SOA
20 119 (4.66%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 990 (38.81%) C#
2 816 (31.99%) SQL
3 691 (27.09%) PHP
4 549 (21.52%) Java
5 183 (7.17%) Ruby
6 166 (6.51%) Python
7 132 (5.17%) T-SQL
8 92 (3.61%) TypeScript
9 90 (3.53%) C++
10 64 (2.51%) C
11 60 (2.35%) VB.NET
12 57 (2.23%) PL/SQL
13 55 (2.16%) ES6
14 46 (1.80%) Scala
15 39 (1.53%) VBScript
16 34 (1.33%) Perl
17 33 (1.29%) Groovy
18 32 (1.25%) Bash Shell
19 31 (1.22%) Apple Swift
20 26 (1.02%) Go
Qualifications
1 272 (10.66%) Degree
2 54 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 25 (0.98%) DV Cleared
5 21 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 19 (0.74%) ISEB
7 14 (0.55%) 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 (0.24%) MCP
13 5 (0.20%) 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
1 116 (4.55%) QA
2 12 (0.47%) GCP
3 6 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.20%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 4 (0.16%) WAI
6 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.078%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.078%) PMO
8 1 (0.039%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.039%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.039%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.039%) SLA
8 1 (0.039%) TickIT
8 1 (0.039%) WCAG
System Software
1 84 (3.29%) Docker
2 9 (0.35%) Hyper-V
2 9 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.24%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.24%) Varnish
4 3 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.078%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 42 (1.65%) Puppet
2 25 (0.98%) Kubernetes
3 20 (0.78%) Capistrano
4 18 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.55%) Ansible
6 5 (0.20%) 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
1 283 (11.09%) Microsoft
2 169 (6.62%) Oracle
3 113 (4.43%) Zend
4 91 (3.57%) Google
5 86 (3.37%) SAP
6 57 (2.23%) Adobe
6 57 (2.23%) Xamarin
7 45 (1.76%) Sitecore
8 31 (1.22%) IBM
9 30 (1.18%) Twitter
10 28 (1.10%) PayPal
11 21 (0.82%) Facebook
12 19 (0.74%) Capita
13 18 (0.71%) Apple
13 18 (0.71%) hybris
14 15 (0.59%) Atlassian
14 15 (0.59%) CyberSource
15 13 (0.51%) Chordiant
16 12 (0.47%) AppDynamics
17 11 (0.43%) Splunk