Period
to 13 August 2020

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

npm
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 139 257 292
Rank change year-on-year +118 +35 -42
Permanent jobs citing npm 36 18 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.11% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.24% 0.86% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 39 17 11
Median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £32,250 £22,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +7.84% +2.00%

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 1,110 2,103 1,846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 34.32% 27.40% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 878 1,717 1,459
Median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,625 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing npm as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for npm in the West Midlands

npm
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing npm in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

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 13 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
Worcestershire - 17 £38,500 - 3
Birmingham +61 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Coventry +39 4 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Staffordshire +26 2 £36,250 +31.82%
Shropshire - 2 £35,000 -
Warwickshire +35 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Sutton Coldfield +15 1 £37,500 -11.76%
npm
England

For the 6 months to 13 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for npm.

1 33 (91.67%) CSS
2 32 (88.89%) HTML
3 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
4 27 (75.00%) AngularJS
5 22 (61.11%) Git (software)
5 22 (61.11%) Node.js
5 22 (61.11%) .NET
6 21 (58.33%) .NET Framework
7 17 (47.22%) webpack
8 16 (44.44%) Sass
9 14 (38.89%) Redux
10 13 (36.11%) React
10 13 (36.11%) jQuery
10 13 (36.11%) MVC
11 12 (33.33%) Front End Development
12 11 (30.56%) gulp
13 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (27.78%) HTML5
14 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (25.00%) Vue.js
15 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (22.22%) TypeScript
15 8 (22.22%) REST
15 8 (22.22%) CSS3
15 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
15 8 (22.22%) PHP
15 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
15 8 (22.22%) C#
16 7 (19.44%) TDD
16 7 (19.44%) WCF

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 5 (13.89%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) nginx
2 2 (5.56%) WordPress
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
3 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Azure
2 2 (5.56%) AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Yarn
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) DNS
1 1 (2.78%) FTP
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) SMTP
1 1 (2.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.33%) Redis
4 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 17 (47.22%) webpack
3 11 (30.56%) gulp
4 5 (13.89%) Grunt
4 5 (13.89%) jspm
4 5 (13.89%) Moq
4 5 (13.89%) MSTest
4 5 (13.89%) NUnit
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
5 3 (8.33%) Bower
5 3 (8.33%) PostCSS
6 2 (5.56%) PHPUnit
6 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (2.78%) Babel
7 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.78%) Mocha
7 1 (2.78%) Xdebug
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) UI Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) CSS
2 32 (88.89%) HTML
3 27 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 22 (61.11%) .NET
4 22 (61.11%) Node.js
5 21 (58.33%) .NET Framework
6 16 (44.44%) Sass
7 14 (38.89%) Redux
8 13 (36.11%) jQuery
8 13 (36.11%) React
9 10 (27.78%) HTML5
10 9 (25.00%) Vue.js
11 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 8 (22.22%) CSS3
11 8 (22.22%) REST
12 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (19.44%) WCF
13 6 (16.67%) JSON
13 6 (16.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.78%) Life Science
2 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 7 (19.44%) DevOps
5 7 (19.44%) TDD
6 6 (16.67%) Decision-Making
6 6 (16.67%) Microservices
7 5 (13.89%) BDD
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.89%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) Web Design
7 5 (13.89%) Web Development
8 4 (11.11%) API Development
8 4 (11.11%) Coaching
8 4 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (11.11%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.22%) C#
2 8 (22.22%) PHP
2 8 (22.22%) TypeScript
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.56%) ES6
6 2 (5.56%) VB
6 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.56%) VB6
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (2.78%) Zend