Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 106 93
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 90 105 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.48% 2.41% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 2.48% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 90 104 95
Birmingham median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +25.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,225 £23,275 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,750 £65,000 £37,500
West Midlands median annual salary £34,750 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.79% +4.29% +0.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,507 4,227 3,670
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.06% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,658 3,172 3,078
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Web Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Birmingham

Web Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Developer in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Web Developer in Birmingham

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in Birmingham

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Web Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 90 (100.00%) Web Development
2 89 (98.89%) HTML
3 87 (96.67%) CSS
4 85 (94.44%) JavaScript
5 67 (74.44%) PHP
6 53 (58.89%) MySQL
7 52 (57.78%) MVC
8 35 (38.89%) jQuery
9 34 (37.78%) Laravel
10 33 (36.67%) Mobile App
10 33 (36.67%) Mobile Application Development
11 31 (34.44%) Symfony
12 30 (33.33%) Linux
12 30 (33.33%) Front End Development
13 28 (31.11%) CMS
14 27 (30.00%) AngularJS
15 26 (28.89%) HTML5
16 25 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (27.78%) SQL
17 22 (24.44%) C#
18 21 (23.33%) .NET
19 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET
19 20 (22.22%) XML
19 20 (22.22%) Drupal
19 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (21.11%) WordPress
20 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
20 19 (21.11%) Git (software)
20 19 (21.11%) Node.js
21 18 (20.00%) Scrum

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (31.11%) CMS
2 20 (22.22%) Drupal
3 19 (21.11%) WordPress
4 13 (14.44%) Apache
5 9 (10.00%) IIS
6 2 (2.22%) OpenEdge
7 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.11%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.22%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Magento
2 2 (2.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) FTP
1 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.11%) SMS
1 1 (1.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (58.89%) MySQL
2 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
3 17 (18.89%) NoSQL
4 16 (17.78%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.11%) Big Data
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (21.11%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.56%) JUnit
2 14 (15.56%) PHPUnit
3 4 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.22%) Grunt
4 2 (2.22%) gulp
4 2 (2.22%) Subversion
5 1 (1.11%) Bower
5 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.56%) Marketing
2 4 (4.44%) Advertising
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.11%) Games
3 1 (1.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (98.89%) HTML
2 87 (96.67%) CSS
3 35 (38.89%) jQuery
4 34 (37.78%) Laravel
5 31 (34.44%) Symfony
6 27 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 26 (28.89%) HTML5
8 25 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 21 (23.33%) .NET
10 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 20 (22.22%) XML
11 19 (21.11%) Node.js
12 16 (17.78%) LAMP
13 15 (16.67%) LESS
13 15 (16.67%) RESTful
13 15 (16.67%) Sass
13 15 (16.67%) Silex
14 14 (15.56%) CakePHP
14 14 (15.56%) CodeIgniter
14 14 (15.56%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (36.67%) Mobile App
2 15 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (7.78%) User Experience
4 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.33%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.33%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.11%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.11%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.11%) FMCG
6 1 (1.11%) Social Media
6 1 (1.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (33.33%) Linux
2 14 (15.56%) Android
2 14 (15.56%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (1.11%) Debian
4 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) Web Development
2 52 (57.78%) MVC
3 33 (36.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 30 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (20.00%) Content Management
6 18 (20.00%) Scrum
7 16 (17.78%) Test Automation
8 15 (16.67%) Kanban
9 14 (15.56%) TDD
9 14 (15.56%) Web Application Development
10 12 (13.33%) Line Management
10 12 (13.33%) Project Management
11 11 (12.22%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 9 (10.00%) SEO
13 8 (8.89%) OO
13 8 (8.89%) OOP
14 5 (5.56%) Analytics
14 5 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 85 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 67 (74.44%) PHP
3 25 (27.78%) SQL
4 22 (24.44%) C#
5 15 (16.67%) C
6 9 (10.00%) VB
7 7 (7.78%) Java
7 7 (7.78%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.11%) Go
9 1 (1.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Docker
1 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.33%) Zend
3 1 (1.11%) Cognos
3 1 (1.11%) Google
3 1 (1.11%) Reuters
3 1 (1.11%) VMware
3 1 (1.11%) WooCommerce