Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Regular Expression skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Regular Expression over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regular Expressions (Regex)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 366 365
Rank change year-on-year +41 -1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 39 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.008% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.019% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 35 1 0
North West median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% - -
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -12.37% +14.12%

Regular Expression is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5930 5200 5094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.48% 41.80% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4931 4532 4386
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 £25,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Regular Expression
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Regular Expression in the North West

Regular Expression
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Regular Expression in the North West

Regular Expression
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regular Expression in the North West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Regular Expression in the North West

Regular Expression
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 Regular Expression within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 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 +17 38 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Regular Expression
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression.

1 38 (97.44%) HTML
1 38 (97.44%) SQL
1 38 (97.44%) CSS
2 37 (94.87%) T-SQL
3 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 29 (74.36%) PHP
4 29 (74.36%) Web Development
4 29 (74.36%) JSON
5 28 (71.79%) jQuery
5 28 (71.79%) IIS
5 28 (71.79%) VBScript
5 28 (71.79%) E-Commerce
5 28 (71.79%) SMTP
5 28 (71.79%) FTP
5 28 (71.79%) PayPal
5 28 (71.79%) FileZilla
6 24 (61.54%) Front End Development
7 19 (48.72%) Marketing
7 19 (48.72%) Digital Marketing
7 19 (48.72%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (48.72%) Electronics
7 19 (48.72%) Telecoms
7 19 (48.72%) Finance
7 19 (48.72%) Manufacturing
7 19 (48.72%) Programme Management
7 19 (48.72%) SAP
8 15 (38.46%) Ajax
8 15 (38.46%) Payment Gateway
8 15 (38.46%) Sage Pay
8 15 (38.46%) CyberSource

Regular Expression
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 28 (71.79%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) Resin
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (71.79%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 28 (71.79%) FTP
1 28 (71.79%) SMTP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) Babel
2 1 (2.56%) Grunt
2 1 (2.56%) gulp
2 1 (2.56%) webpack
General
1 19 (48.72%) Electronics
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
1 19 (48.72%) Manufacturing
1 19 (48.72%) Marketing
1 19 (48.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 28 (71.79%) Web Developer
3 24 (61.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 24 (61.54%) JavaScript Developer
4 23 (58.97%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 9 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (23.08%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.82%) SQL Developer
6 5 (12.82%) T-SQL Developer
7 1 (2.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (2.56%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Technology Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) CSS
1 38 (97.44%) HTML
2 29 (74.36%) JSON
3 28 (71.79%) jQuery
4 15 (38.46%) Ajax
5 10 (25.64%) XML
6 9 (23.08%) .NET
6 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 9 (23.08%) Entity Framework
6 9 (23.08%) WCF
6 9 (23.08%) Web Services
7 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.56%) DOM
7 1 (2.56%) Node.js
7 1 (2.56%) React
7 1 (2.56%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 1 (2.56%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Unix
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Web Development
2 28 (71.79%) E-Commerce
3 24 (61.54%) Front End Development
4 19 (48.72%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (48.72%) Digital Marketing
4 19 (48.72%) Programme Management
5 13 (33.33%) SEO
6 10 (25.64%) OO
6 10 (25.64%) OOP
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 1 (2.56%) ITIL
8 1 (2.56%) MVC
8 1 (2.56%) Task Automation
8 1 (2.56%) TDD
8 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Validation
8 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) SQL
2 37 (94.87%) T-SQL
3 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 29 (74.36%) PHP
5 28 (71.79%) VBScript
6 9 (23.08%) C#
6 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.69%) VB
8 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.56%) ECMAScript
8 1 (2.56%) ES6
8 1 (2.56%) Java
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) Python
8 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) PayPal
2 19 (48.72%) SAP
3 15 (38.46%) CyberSource
4 1 (2.56%) ATG