Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
England > West Midlands
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 251 315
Rank change year-on-year -3 +64 +5
Permanent jobs citing npm 36 64 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.64% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.15% 3.98% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 48 17
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £51,000 £43,750 £70,500
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 West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,673 1,609 1,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.48% 16.00% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,313 1,291 902
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £23,525
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for npm in the West Midlands

npm
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for npm in the West Midlands

npm
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing npm in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for npm in the West Midlands

npm
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Warwickshire +42 17 £45,000 +30.43% 2
Birmingham -9 12 £52,500 +66.67% 2
Coventry +12 3 £50,000 +58.73%
Solihull +4 3 £37,500 +7.14%
npm
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for npm.

1 30 (83.33%) CSS
2 28 (77.78%) HTML
3 27 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 27 (75.00%) HTML5
4 23 (63.89%) CSS3
5 21 (58.33%) Git (software)
6 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (52.78%) Sass
7 19 (52.78%) AngularJS
8 17 (47.22%) NuGet
8 17 (47.22%) Confluence
8 17 (47.22%) Entity Framework
8 17 (47.22%) LINQ
8 17 (47.22%) Atlassian
8 17 (47.22%) Windows
8 17 (47.22%) C#
8 17 (47.22%) Visual Studio
8 17 (47.22%) Windows 10
8 17 (47.22%) Visual Studio Code
9 16 (44.44%) CCTV
9 16 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
11 14 (38.89%) SQL
11 14 (38.89%) TDD
11 14 (38.89%) Degree
11 14 (38.89%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (36.11%) Internet of Things
12 13 (36.11%) .NET Framework
12 13 (36.11%) Internet
12 13 (36.11%) .NET

npm
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 17 (47.22%) Confluence
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.78%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 17 (47.22%) NuGet
2 2 (5.56%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) Yarn
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) Broadband
3 1 (2.78%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (36.11%) MySQL
3 12 (33.33%) SQLite
4 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) Redis
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 17 (47.22%) Visual Studio
2 17 (47.22%) Visual Studio Code
3 16 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (27.78%) Bower
4 10 (27.78%) PHPUnit
5 7 (19.44%) gulp
5 7 (19.44%) webpack
6 4 (11.11%) Grunt
7 2 (5.56%) GitLab
7 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
7 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (5.56%) Selenium
8 1 (2.78%) Gradle
8 1 (2.78%) JIRA
8 1 (2.78%) JUnit
8 1 (2.78%) Maven
8 1 (2.78%) NUnit
8 1 (2.78%) TestNG
General
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Law
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Developer in Test
7 1 (2.78%) Java Automation Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Java Developer in Test
7 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.78%) React Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (83.33%) CSS
2 28 (77.78%) HTML
3 27 (75.00%) HTML5
4 23 (63.89%) CSS3
5 19 (52.78%) AngularJS
5 19 (52.78%) Sass
6 17 (47.22%) Entity Framework
6 17 (47.22%) LINQ
7 14 (38.89%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (36.11%) .NET
8 13 (36.11%) .NET Core
8 13 (36.11%) .NET Framework
8 13 (36.11%) Code First Entity Framework
8 13 (36.11%) Vue.js
9 12 (33.33%) Angular 2
10 10 (27.78%) JSON
11 6 (16.67%) Node.js
11 6 (16.67%) Redux
12 5 (13.89%) Express
12 5 (13.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) CCTV
2 13 (36.11%) Internet of Things
3 12 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (13.89%) User Experience
5 4 (11.11%) SCADA
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
1 17 (47.22%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) TDD
3 10 (27.78%) Domain-Driven Design
3 10 (27.78%) Information Governance
3 10 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (13.89%) Quality Management
5 4 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) Lean Thinking
6 3 (8.33%) Microservices
6 3 (8.33%) Mobile First
6 3 (8.33%) Progressive Web App
6 3 (8.33%) The Twelve-Factor App
6 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) MVC
7 2 (5.56%) Post-Production
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (47.22%) C#
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 11 (30.56%) PHP
5 4 (11.11%) ES6
5 4 (11.11%) VBScript
6 3 (8.33%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.56%) ES7
7 2 (5.56%) ES8
7 2 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (2.78%) PHP 7
8 1 (2.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (2.78%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Marathon
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Atlassian
2 13 (36.11%) BT
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Splunk