Period
to 12 August 2020

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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
England > North West
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 188 312 283
Rank change year-on-year +124 -29 +71
Permanent jobs citing npm 31 25 72
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.64% 0.24% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.97% 0.87% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 63
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £37,250 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,850 £48,600 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year -9.09% +8.37% +1.50%

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 1,576 2,877 2,807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.35% 27.31% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,289 2,213 2,365
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,154 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,102 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +8.00%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing npm as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for npm in the North West

npm
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing npm in the North West over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

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 12 August 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 +105 21 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Lancashire +70 8 £50,000 +66.67%
Merseyside +27 2 £49,250 +27.10% 2
npm
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 22 (70.97%) Git (software)
2 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 18 (58.06%) Sass
4 17 (54.84%) AngularJS
4 17 (54.84%) HTML
4 17 (54.84%) Unit Testing
5 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
5 16 (51.61%) TDD
5 16 (51.61%) TypeScript
6 14 (45.16%) webpack
7 12 (38.71%) BDD
7 12 (38.71%) Vue.js
8 10 (32.26%) TestCafe
8 10 (32.26%) Mocha
8 10 (32.26%) Jasmine
8 10 (32.26%) Analytics
8 10 (32.26%) Scrum
8 10 (32.26%) Selenium
9 9 (29.03%) SaaS
9 9 (29.03%) Kanban
9 9 (29.03%) Workflow
9 9 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (29.03%) Docker
9 9 (29.03%) Gherkin
9 9 (29.03%) Vuex
9 9 (29.03%) Scenario Testing
9 9 (29.03%) Chai
9 9 (29.03%) Virtual Team
10 8 (25.81%) RxJS

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 2 (6.45%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) SaaS
2 3 (9.68%) Yarn
3 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (70.97%) Git (software)
2 14 (45.16%) webpack
3 10 (32.26%) Jasmine
3 10 (32.26%) Mocha
3 10 (32.26%) Selenium
3 10 (32.26%) TestCafe
4 8 (25.81%) Cypress.io
5 7 (22.58%) Protractor
6 5 (16.13%) JIRA
7 2 (6.45%) Grunt
7 2 (6.45%) gulp
7 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.23%) Artifactory
8 1 (3.23%) Babel
8 1 (3.23%) Codeception
8 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
8 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (3.23%) Subversion
8 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
1 5 (16.13%) Publishing
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Angular Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Web Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (12.90%) PHP Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) React Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) CSS
1 18 (58.06%) Sass
2 17 (54.84%) AngularJS
2 17 (54.84%) HTML
3 12 (38.71%) Vue.js
4 9 (29.03%) Chai
4 9 (29.03%) Gherkin
4 9 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (29.03%) Vuex
5 8 (25.81%) .NET
5 8 (25.81%) Node.js
5 8 (25.81%) RxJS
6 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (22.58%) JSON
6 7 (22.58%) RESTful
6 7 (22.58%) Web Services
7 4 (12.90%) Laravel
7 4 (12.90%) React
7 4 (12.90%) Symfony
8 3 (9.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Virtual Team
2 7 (22.58%) User Experience
3 5 (16.13%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (9.68%) Social Media
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) CentOS
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Unit Testing
3 16 (51.61%) TDD
4 12 (38.71%) BDD
5 10 (32.26%) Analytics
5 10 (32.26%) Scrum
6 9 (29.03%) Kanban
6 9 (29.03%) Scenario Testing
6 9 (29.03%) Workflow
7 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
8 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (22.58%) Web Development
9 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
9 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
10 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
10 4 (12.90%) Microservices
10 4 (12.90%) OOP
11 3 (9.68%) DevOps
12 2 (6.45%) Fintech
12 2 (6.45%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
1 16 (51.61%) TypeScript
2 7 (22.58%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) ES6
4 1 (3.23%) ES7
4 1 (3.23%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Zend
2 1 (3.23%) Apple