Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 254 321
Rank change year-on-year -29 +67 +10
Permanent jobs citing npm 14 68 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.68% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.80% 4.44% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 60 14
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -30.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £38,875 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £43,750 £70,875
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 1,746 1,532 1,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.82% 15.36% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,389 1,278 832
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,400 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +1.96% +7.37%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Solihull -12 5 £42,500 +18.06%
Coventry - 3 £50,000 -
Warwickshire +29 2 £42,500 +21.43%
Birmingham -40 2 £52,500 +66.67% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 - 1
npm
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (85.71%) HTML
4 11 (78.57%) Sass
5 10 (71.43%) gulp
6 9 (64.29%) HTML5
7 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
7 8 (57.14%) Front End Development
7 8 (57.14%) User Experience
7 8 (57.14%) webpack
8 6 (42.86%) Node.js
8 6 (42.86%) React
8 6 (42.86%) Express
8 6 (42.86%) Grunt
8 6 (42.86%) LESS
8 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
8 6 (42.86%) ES6
8 6 (42.86%) Redux
9 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (35.71%) TypeScript
9 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (28.57%) TDD
10 4 (28.57%) MVC
10 4 (28.57%) CSS3
10 4 (28.57%) Web Development
10 4 (28.57%) Browserify
10 4 (28.57%) Docker
10 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (28.57%) Semantic HTML

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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (7.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Yarn
2 2 (14.29%) NuGet
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (7.14%) GitHub
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) gulp
2 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (57.14%) webpack
3 6 (42.86%) Grunt
4 3 (21.43%) Bower
4 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
4 3 (21.43%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (7.14%) git-flow
6 1 (7.14%) GitLab
6 1 (7.14%) NUnit
6 1 (7.14%) PhantomJS
6 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
6 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) React Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) HTML
3 11 (78.57%) Sass
4 9 (64.29%) HTML5
5 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 6 (42.86%) Express
5 6 (42.86%) LESS
5 6 (42.86%) Node.js
5 6 (42.86%) React
5 6 (42.86%) Redux
6 5 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (28.57%) Browserify
7 4 (28.57%) CSS3
7 4 (28.57%) Semantic HTML
8 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 3 (21.43%) Enzyme
8 3 (21.43%) Jest
8 3 (21.43%) jQuery
9 2 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) CCTV
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) Wireframes
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Isomorphic Development
4 3 (21.43%) Isomorphic JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) Lean Thinking
4 3 (21.43%) Microservices
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile First
4 3 (21.43%) Progressive Web App
4 3 (21.43%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) API Development
5 2 (14.29%) Post-Production
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) ES6
3 5 (35.71%) TypeScript
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) ES7
4 3 (21.43%) ES8
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) PHP 7
6 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Marathon
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft