Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
England > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 311 338 342
Rank change year-on-year +27 +4 +9
Permanent jobs citing npm 50 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.94% 1.56% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 13
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £36,900
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

npm is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,578 2,249 1,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.89% 17.61% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,128 1,895 1,101
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,350 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +8.42%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing npm as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for npm in the North West

npm
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing npm in the North West.

Salary trend for npm in the North West

npm
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing npm in the North West over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for npm in the North West

npm
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 npm within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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 +27 39 £40,000 -15.79% 17
Lancashire - 4 £35,000 -
Cheshire +1 2 £52,500 +118.75% 2
Merseyside +6 1 £45,000 +9.76%
npm
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing npm 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 npm.

1 47 (94.00%) JavaScript
2 43 (86.00%) Node.js
3 42 (84.00%) React
4 40 (80.00%) CSS
5 39 (78.00%) HTML
5 39 (78.00%) AngularJS
6 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (64.00%) Git (software)
8 31 (62.00%) Sass
8 31 (62.00%) React Native
9 30 (60.00%) gulp
10 29 (58.00%) Grunt
10 29 (58.00%) HTML5
11 27 (54.00%) webpack
12 26 (52.00%) Babel
13 25 (50.00%) ES6
13 25 (50.00%) Front End Development
13 25 (50.00%) Redux
14 24 (48.00%) Ionic Framework
15 23 (46.00%) LESS
15 23 (46.00%) CSS3
16 22 (44.00%) Finance
17 20 (40.00%) Test Automation
17 20 (40.00%) REST
17 20 (40.00%) Mocha
18 18 (36.00%) Banking
19 16 (32.00%) User Experience
19 16 (32.00%) Chai
20 15 (30.00%) Online Banking
20 15 (30.00%) Wealth Management

npm
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 1 (2.00%) CMS
1 1 (2.00%) Drupal
1 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Yarn
2 10 (20.00%) BrowserStack
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.00%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 32 (64.00%) Git (software)
2 30 (60.00%) gulp
3 29 (58.00%) Grunt
4 27 (54.00%) webpack
5 26 (52.00%) Babel
6 20 (40.00%) Mocha
7 14 (28.00%) Jasmine
8 12 (24.00%) Karma Test Runner
9 10 (20.00%) Selenium
10 8 (16.00%) Appium
10 8 (16.00%) Protractor
11 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
12 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
13 3 (6.00%) GitLab
13 3 (6.00%) JIRA
13 3 (6.00%) Vagrant
14 2 (4.00%) JSUnit
14 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
15 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
15 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 18 (36.00%) Banking
3 15 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 15 (30.00%) Law
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (90.00%) Developer
2 23 (46.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (34.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (16.00%) React Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Angular Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior React Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Development Team Leader
10 1 (2.00%) Junior
10 1 (2.00%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (86.00%) Node.js
2 42 (84.00%) React
3 40 (80.00%) CSS
4 39 (78.00%) AngularJS
4 39 (78.00%) HTML
5 31 (62.00%) React Native
5 31 (62.00%) Sass
6 29 (58.00%) HTML5
7 25 (50.00%) Redux
8 24 (48.00%) Ionic Framework
9 23 (46.00%) CSS3
9 23 (46.00%) LESS
10 20 (40.00%) REST
11 16 (32.00%) Chai
12 14 (28.00%) Enzyme
12 14 (28.00%) Jest
13 13 (26.00%) Ajax
14 12 (24.00%) XHR
15 11 (22.00%) RESTful
16 10 (20.00%) Nightwatchjs
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) User Experience
2 15 (30.00%) Online Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Android
2 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 20 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 15 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 15 (30.00%) Wealth Management
5 9 (18.00%) TDD
6 8 (16.00%) Mobile First
6 8 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (14.00%) MVC
8 6 (12.00%) DevOps
8 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.00%) BDD
9 4 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (8.00%) SDLC
9 4 (8.00%) SEO
9 4 (8.00%) Web Development
10 3 (6.00%) Decision-Making
11 2 (4.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
Programming Languages
1 47 (94.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (50.00%) ES6
3 5 (10.00%) C#
3 5 (10.00%) Java
3 5 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) PHP
4 2 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) ES7
5 1 (2.00%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.00%) PHP 7
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 1 (2.00%) Facebook
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Twitter
2 1 (2.00%) Xamarin