Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for WebSockets skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSockets over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WebSockets
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 343 360
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17 +4
Permanent jobs citing WebSockets 18 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.22% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.52% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 2
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,138
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +0.95% -23.72%
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,250 £36,264
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,000 £40,923
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +20.00%

WebSockets 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 5865 5217 5166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.38% 41.81% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4880 4547 4440
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 £25,000
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% -

WebSockets
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSockets in the North West

WebSockets
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for WebSockets in the North West

WebSockets
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSockets in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSockets in the North West

WebSockets
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 WebSockets within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 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 -15 12 £45,000 +4.75%
Cheshire -37 5 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 -
WebSockets
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing WebSockets 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 WebSockets.

1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) AngularJS
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) MVC
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Web Development
3 10 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 10 (55.56%) SignalR
3 10 (55.56%) HTML5
4 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (50.00%) Sass
4 9 (50.00%) React
5 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) REST
6 7 (38.89%) Node.js
6 7 (38.89%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) TDD
7 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) JSON
7 6 (33.33%) OOP
7 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 6 (33.33%) Finance
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) Marketing
7 6 (33.33%) Jasmine
7 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (33.33%) Grunt

WebSockets
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 5 (27.78%) NServiceBus
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (27.78%) Serverless
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (11.11%) Route 53
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Redis
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Grunt
1 6 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 5 (27.78%) FxCop
2 5 (27.78%) gulp
2 5 (27.78%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (27.78%) QUnit
2 5 (27.78%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) SpecFlow
2 5 (27.78%) StyleCop
3 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
1 6 (33.33%) Marketing
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Electronics
2 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Applications Developer
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Symfony Developer
6 1 (5.56%) UI Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) AngularJS
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) HTML5
2 10 (55.56%) SignalR
3 9 (50.00%) React
3 9 (50.00%) Sass
4 8 (44.44%) REST
5 7 (38.89%) Node.js
6 6 (33.33%) Angular 2
6 6 (33.33%) JSON
6 6 (33.33%) XML
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
7 5 (27.78%) Ajax
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
7 5 (27.78%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (27.78%) jQuery
7 5 (27.78%) NHibernate
7 5 (27.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Digital Signage
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
1 10 (55.56%) Unit Testing
1 10 (55.56%) Web Development
2 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 6 (33.33%) OOP
5 6 (33.33%) TDD
6 5 (27.78%) ATDD
6 5 (27.78%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Kanban
6 5 (27.78%) MVVM
6 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
6 5 (27.78%) Refactoring
6 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
6 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) TypeScript
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) GraphQL
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Packer
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) SAP
3 4 (22.22%) Zend
4 1 (5.56%) Cognizant
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle