Period
to 22 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
England > North West
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 301 351 340
Rank change year-on-year +50 -11 +22
Permanent jobs citing npm 65 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.51% 0.15% 0.067%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.68% 1.23% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 64 14 8
North West median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +40.63% -28.89%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,525 £29,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,125 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -7.41%

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 2,429 1,539 1,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 18.98% 12.44% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,063 1,310 873
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,175 £58,600
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

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 February 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 February 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 +32 36 £42,000 -6.67% 7
Merseyside - 24 £41,000 -
Lancashire - 3 £42,000 - 3
Cheshire -55 1 £57,500 +21.05%
npm
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 48 (73.85%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
3 42 (64.62%) Git (software)
4 40 (61.54%) AngularJS
4 40 (61.54%) HTML
5 39 (60.00%) CSS
6 35 (53.85%) webpack
7 34 (52.31%) gulp
7 34 (52.31%) Node.js
8 33 (50.77%) REST
8 33 (50.77%) Grunt
9 31 (47.69%) User Experience
10 30 (46.15%) Front End Development
11 25 (38.46%) Vue (Vue.js)
11 25 (38.46%) Capita
12 24 (36.92%) Sass
13 22 (33.85%) HTML5
13 22 (33.85%) React
14 21 (32.31%) Unit Testing
15 20 (30.77%) Docker
16 19 (29.23%) CSS3
17 16 (24.62%) Express
17 16 (24.62%) RESTful
18 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
18 13 (20.00%) DevOps
19 12 (18.46%) ES6
19 12 (18.46%) Web Development
19 12 (18.46%) MongoDB
20 11 (16.92%) TDD
20 11 (16.92%) MVC

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 6 (9.23%) CMS
2 5 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.54%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.69%) SaaS
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.08%) Firebase
4 2 (3.08%) Trello
4 2 (3.08%) Yarn
5 1 (1.54%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.62%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Redis
4 1 (1.54%) RethinkDB
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (64.62%) Git (software)
2 35 (53.85%) webpack
3 34 (52.31%) gulp
4 33 (50.77%) Grunt
5 10 (15.38%) Mocha
6 9 (13.85%) Vagrant
7 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
8 4 (6.15%) Subversion
9 2 (3.08%) Babel
9 2 (3.08%) Jasmine
9 2 (3.08%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (3.08%) PostCSS
10 1 (1.54%) git-flow
10 1 (1.54%) Gitweb
10 1 (1.54%) Mockito
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Games
3 4 (6.15%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Online Betting
4 2 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (92.31%) Developer
2 24 (36.92%) Senior Developer
2 24 (36.92%) Web Developer
3 22 (33.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 22 (33.85%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (21.54%) Applications Developer
4 14 (21.54%) Senior Web Developer
4 14 (21.54%) Web Applications Developer
5 12 (18.46%) Senior Applications Developer
5 12 (18.46%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 9 (13.85%) HTML CSS Developer
6 9 (13.85%) HTML Developer
7 8 (12.31%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Angular Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 4 (6.15%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Principal Software Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (61.54%) AngularJS
1 40 (61.54%) HTML
2 39 (60.00%) CSS
3 34 (52.31%) Node.js
4 33 (50.77%) REST
5 25 (38.46%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 24 (36.92%) Sass
7 22 (33.85%) HTML5
7 22 (33.85%) React
8 19 (29.23%) CSS3
9 16 (24.62%) Express
9 16 (24.62%) RESTful
10 10 (15.38%) Redux
11 9 (13.85%) Backbone.js
11 9 (13.85%) jQuery
11 9 (13.85%) LESS
11 9 (13.85%) Marionette.js
11 9 (13.85%) Underscore.js
12 8 (12.31%) .NET
12 8 (12.31%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 31 (47.69%) User Experience
2 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.23%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (9.23%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.69%) Online Games
5 4 (6.15%) Fintech
5 4 (6.15%) Xbox
6 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (73.85%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.15%) Front End Development
3 21 (32.31%) Unit Testing
4 13 (20.00%) DevOps
4 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (18.46%) Web Development
6 11 (16.92%) MVC
6 11 (16.92%) TDD
7 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.77%) BDD
8 7 (10.77%) Microservices
9 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
9 6 (9.23%) Scrum
9 6 (9.23%) SEO
9 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.69%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.15%) Mob Programming
11 4 (6.15%) SOLID
11 4 (6.15%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
2 12 (18.46%) ES6
3 10 (15.38%) SQL
4 5 (7.69%) TypeScript
5 4 (6.15%) C#
5 4 (6.15%) C++
5 4 (6.15%) PHP
5 4 (6.15%) Python
5 4 (6.15%) R
6 2 (3.08%) ES7
6 2 (3.08%) Java
7 1 (1.54%) ES8
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) QA
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Capita
2 5 (7.69%) Adobe
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.08%) Zend
5 1 (1.54%) Google