Period
to 3 June 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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North West
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,142 1,637 2,344
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 18.71% 16.13% 19.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.93% 31.92% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,074 1,455 2,136
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 3,269 5,128 7,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 53.56% 50.53% 58.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,708 3,991 5,910
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +1 829 £50,000 +11.11% 124
Cheshire 0 208 £45,000 - 35
Lancashire +5 57 £44,000 +17.33% 25
Merseyside -18 32 £55,000 +46.67% 14
Cumbria -16 11 £40,000 +23.08% 5
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 607 (53.15%) HTML
2 593 (51.93%) CSS
3 508 (44.48%) .NET
4 503 (44.05%) C#
5 489 (42.82%) Agile Software Development
6 376 (32.92%) AngularJS
7 324 (28.37%) SQL
8 315 (27.58%) React
9 280 (24.52%) MVC
10 242 (21.19%) Node.js
11 236 (20.67%) Azure
12 231 (20.23%) Git (software)
13 230 (20.14%) ASP.NET
14 217 (19.00%) SQL Server
15 215 (18.83%) PHP
16 213 (18.65%) DevOps
17 197 (17.25%) Java
18 194 (16.99%) TDD
19 193 (16.90%) Software Engineering
20 182 (15.94%) AWS
21 174 (15.24%) jQuery
22 170 (14.89%) Front End Development
23 157 (13.75%) HTML5
23 157 (13.75%) .NET Core
24 152 (13.31%) User Experience
24 152 (13.31%) Web Services
25 150 (13.13%) MySQL
25 150 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
26 149 (13.05%) Microservices
27 139 (12.17%) Vue.js

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 60 (5.25%) CMS
2 29 (2.54%) WordPress
3 27 (2.36%) Apache
4 26 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (1.84%) IIS
6 20 (1.75%) Umbraco
7 16 (1.40%) NServiceBus
8 13 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (1.05%) nginx
10 11 (0.96%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.88%) ExpressionEngine
12 9 (0.79%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.70%) Confluence
14 7 (0.61%) Liferay
15 6 (0.53%) Drupal
15 6 (0.53%) Sitefinity
16 4 (0.35%) SilverStripe
16 4 (0.35%) Tomcat
17 3 (0.26%) SAS
18 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (1.05%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.79%) Sketch
3 8 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.35%) Adobe XD
4 4 (0.35%) InVision
5 3 (0.26%) SPSS
6 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.18%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.088%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.088%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 27 (2.36%) Magento
2 17 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.79%) SDL Web 8
4 5 (0.44%) Shopify
5 3 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 236 (20.67%) Azure
2 182 (15.94%) AWS
3 48 (4.20%) Serverless
4 38 (3.33%) GCP
5 36 (3.15%) SaaS
6 32 (2.80%) AWS Lambda
7 29 (2.54%) GitHub
8 14 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
9 12 (1.05%) AWS IoT
9 12 (1.05%) Slack
10 11 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (0.88%) npm
12 9 (0.79%) Amazon ECS
12 9 (0.79%) Amazon S3
12 9 (0.79%) OpenShift
12 9 (0.79%) Power Platform
13 8 (0.70%) Amazon Kinesis
13 8 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.66%) HTTP
2 15 (1.31%) Internet
3 10 (0.88%) SMS
3 10 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 10 (0.88%) VoIP
4 9 (0.79%) Skype
5 6 (0.53%) SNMP
6 5 (0.44%) SNA
6 5 (0.44%) Wireless
7 4 (0.35%) RTMP
8 3 (0.26%) Bluetooth
8 3 (0.26%) SSL
9 1 (0.088%) RFID
9 1 (0.088%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.088%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (19.00%) SQL Server
2 150 (13.13%) MySQL
3 88 (7.71%) NoSQL
4 70 (6.13%) Relational Database
5 38 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 19 (1.66%) RDBMS
7 17 (1.49%) Big Data
8 16 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (0.79%) Power BI
12 8 (0.70%) Amazon Athena
12 8 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (0.70%) Data Mining
13 6 (0.53%) GIS
13 6 (0.53%) Redis
14 5 (0.44%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 231 (20.23%) Git (software)
2 73 (6.39%) JIRA
3 61 (5.34%) Visual Studio
4 49 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 47 (4.12%) Jenkins
5 47 (4.12%) Selenium
6 44 (3.85%) webpack
7 35 (3.06%) Subversion
8 28 (2.45%) Bitbucket
9 24 (2.10%) Cucumber
10 23 (2.01%) gulp
11 20 (1.75%) WebDriver
12 18 (1.58%) Appium
12 18 (1.58%) PHPUnit
13 16 (1.40%) Maven
13 16 (1.40%) SoapUI
14 15 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 15 (1.31%) git-flow
15 14 (1.23%) Grunt
16 13 (1.14%) Protractor
General
1 118 (10.33%) Finance
2 63 (5.52%) Retail
3 34 (2.98%) Games
4 31 (2.71%) Marketing
5 29 (2.54%) Banking
6 23 (2.01%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.75%) Law
8 17 (1.49%) Automotive
9 13 (1.14%) Electronics
9 13 (1.14%) Legal
10 12 (1.05%) Public Sector
11 8 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.61%) Housing Association
13 6 (0.53%) Local Government
13 6 (0.53%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.35%) Advertising
14 4 (0.35%) Back Office
14 4 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 858 (75.13%) Developer
2 187 (16.37%) Senior Developer
3 162 (14.19%) Software Developer
4 152 (13.31%) .NET Developer
5 150 (13.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 130 (11.38%) PHP Developer
7 113 (9.89%) C# Developer
8 110 (9.63%) Software Engineer
9 89 (7.79%) Full Stack Developer
10 78 (6.83%) JavaScript Developer
11 51 (4.47%) React Developer
12 50 (4.38%) C# .NET Developer
12 50 (4.38%) Senior .NET Developer
13 47 (4.12%) Java Developer
14 46 (4.03%) Senior Software Engineer
15 41 (3.59%) Lead Developer
16 40 (3.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 40 (3.50%) Web Developer
17 34 (2.98%) Junior
18 32 (2.80%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 607 (53.15%) HTML
2 593 (51.93%) CSS
3 508 (44.48%) .NET
4 376 (32.92%) AngularJS
5 315 (27.58%) React
6 242 (21.19%) Node.js
7 230 (20.14%) ASP.NET
8 174 (15.24%) jQuery
9 157 (13.75%) .NET Core
9 157 (13.75%) HTML5
10 152 (13.31%) Web Services
11 150 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 139 (12.17%) Vue.js
13 111 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web API
14 106 (9.28%) .NET Framework
15 98 (8.58%) CSS3
16 95 (8.32%) RESTful
17 91 (7.97%) Laravel
18 90 (7.88%) REST
19 73 (6.39%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 152 (13.31%) User Experience
2 128 (11.21%) Greenfield Project
3 100 (8.76%) Mobile App
4 48 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
6 38 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
7 23 (2.01%) Algorithms
7 23 (2.01%) Blog
8 17 (1.49%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.23%) Cloud Native
10 10 (0.88%) IVR
10 10 (0.88%) NHS
11 9 (0.79%) Driving Licence
12 8 (0.70%) Internet of Things
12 8 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (0.61%) Social Media
13 7 (0.61%) Wiki
14 6 (0.53%) Online Games
15 5 (0.44%) e-Health
15 5 (0.44%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 76 (6.65%) Linux
2 30 (2.63%) Windows
3 15 (1.31%) CentOS
4 14 (1.23%) Android
5 12 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.79%) Unix
7 7 (0.61%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.53%) VMS
9 4 (0.35%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 489 (42.82%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (24.52%) MVC
3 213 (18.65%) DevOps
4 194 (16.99%) TDD
5 193 (16.90%) Software Engineering
6 170 (14.89%) Front End Development
7 149 (13.05%) Microservices
8 125 (10.95%) Test Automation
9 124 (10.86%) Scrum
10 112 (9.81%) E-Commerce
11 111 (9.72%) Web Development
12 107 (9.37%) Continuous Integration
12 107 (9.37%) Problem-Solving
13 106 (9.28%) Mentoring
14 95 (8.32%) BDD
15 93 (8.14%) SDLC
16 88 (7.71%) OO
17 83 (7.27%) OOP
18 73 (6.39%) Unit Testing
19 59 (5.17%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 503 (44.05%) C#
2 324 (28.37%) SQL
3 215 (18.83%) PHP
4 197 (17.25%) Java
5 130 (11.38%) Python
6 101 (8.84%) TypeScript
7 97 (8.49%) ES6
8 42 (3.68%) Ruby
9 39 (3.42%) VB.NET
10 33 (2.89%) C
11 29 (2.54%) T-SQL
12 27 (2.36%) C++
12 27 (2.36%) VB
13 26 (2.28%) Go
14 19 (1.66%) Groovy
14 19 (1.66%) PowerShell
14 19 (1.66%) Scala
15 18 (1.58%) VBScript
16 17 (1.49%) Java 8
17 15 (1.31%) VB6
Qualifications
1 94 (8.23%) Degree
2 32 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.84%) DV Cleared
5 18 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.70%) DBS Check
7 8 (0.70%) MCSD
8 7 (0.61%) AWS Certification
9 6 (0.53%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.26%) MCAD
12 2 (0.18%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.73%) QA
2 29 (2.54%) GDPR
3 15 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.26%) SLA
5 2 (0.18%) PMO
6 1 (0.088%) WCAG
System Software
1 130 (11.38%) Docker
2 9 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.35%) vSphere
6 4 (0.35%) Xen
7 1 (0.088%) Firmware
7 1 (0.088%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 75 (6.57%) Kubernetes
2 36 (3.15%) Terraform
3 26 (2.28%) Ansible
4 23 (2.01%) Puppet
5 21 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (1.66%) Kibana
7 9 (0.79%) Grafana
8 8 (0.70%) logstash
9 5 (0.44%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.35%) IBM BigFix
10 4 (0.35%) SCCM
10 4 (0.35%) vCenter Server
11 3 (0.26%) cPanel
11 3 (0.26%) Nagios
12 2 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.18%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.088%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 128 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 34 (2.98%) Atlassian
3 31 (2.71%) Google
3 31 (2.71%) Zend
4 29 (2.54%) Oracle
5 27 (2.36%) Xamarin
6 23 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (2.01%) Sitecore
7 16 (1.40%) IBM
8 11 (0.96%) Adobe
9 10 (0.88%) Avaya
9 10 (0.88%) Genesys
9 10 (0.88%) Red Hat
9 10 (0.88%) Splunk
9 10 (0.88%) VMware
10 6 (0.53%) CA
10 6 (0.53%) Micro Focus
10 6 (0.53%) SaltStack
11 5 (0.44%) CA Agile Central
11 5 (0.44%) Parasoft