Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 131 90
Rank change year-on-year +31 -41 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 103 88 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.70% 1.86% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 1.93% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 104 91 103
Birmingham median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +25.00% -4.00%
10th Percentile £25,250 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £58,750 £39,750
West Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +7.69%

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 3669 4554 3841
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 96.40% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2941 3405 3211
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Web Development
2 99 (96.12%) HTML
3 97 (94.17%) CSS
4 96 (93.20%) JavaScript
5 64 (62.14%) PHP
6 56 (54.37%) MVC
7 49 (47.57%) AngularJS
8 47 (45.63%) MySQL
9 46 (44.66%) jQuery
10 36 (34.95%) HTML5
11 35 (33.98%) .NET
12 34 (33.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 33 (32.04%) Front End Development
13 33 (32.04%) ASP.NET
13 33 (32.04%) C#
14 32 (31.07%) Mobile App
14 32 (31.07%) Laravel
15 30 (29.13%) Mobile Application Development
16 29 (28.16%) SQL
16 29 (28.16%) SQL Server
16 29 (28.16%) CMS
17 27 (26.21%) Symfony
18 25 (24.27%) XML
19 24 (23.30%) Linux
20 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
21 19 (18.45%) Sass
21 19 (18.45%) Node.js
21 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
22 18 (17.48%) React
23 17 (16.50%) NoSQL

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 29 (28.16%) CMS
2 17 (16.50%) Drupal
3 14 (13.59%) WordPress
4 11 (10.68%) Apache
5 9 (8.74%) IIS
6 2 (1.94%) OpenEdge
6 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.97%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.91%) Force.com
3 1 (0.97%) IaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.97%) npm
3 1 (0.97%) Office 365
3 1 (0.97%) PaaS
3 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) FTP
1 1 (0.97%) HTTP
1 1 (0.97%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.97%) Intranet
1 1 (0.97%) SMS
1 1 (0.97%) SSH
1 1 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (45.63%) MySQL
2 29 (28.16%) SQL Server
3 17 (16.50%) NoSQL
4 12 (11.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.94%) Big Data
5 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.68%) JUnit
2 11 (10.68%) PHPUnit
3 5 (4.85%) Grunt
4 4 (3.88%) gulp
4 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.91%) Subversion
6 1 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.97%) Bower
6 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.97%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (15.53%) Marketing
2 10 (9.71%) Games
3 5 (4.85%) Finance
4 4 (3.88%) Advertising
5 3 (2.91%) Back Office
6 1 (0.97%) Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (96.12%) HTML
2 97 (94.17%) CSS
3 49 (47.57%) AngularJS
4 46 (44.66%) jQuery
5 36 (34.95%) HTML5
6 35 (33.98%) .NET
7 34 (33.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 33 (32.04%) ASP.NET
9 32 (31.07%) Laravel
10 27 (26.21%) Symfony
11 25 (24.27%) XML
12 19 (18.45%) Node.js
12 19 (18.45%) Sass
13 18 (17.48%) React
14 17 (16.50%) LAMP
15 16 (15.53%) CSS3
16 15 (14.56%) .NET Framework
16 15 (14.56%) LESS
17 14 (13.59%) Entity Framework
18 13 (12.62%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (31.07%) Mobile App
2 15 (14.56%) User Experience
3 11 (10.68%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.91%) BBC
4 3 (2.91%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.91%) Online Games
5 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.94%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.94%) FMCG
6 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.97%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.97%) Social Media
6 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.97%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.30%) Linux
2 13 (12.62%) Android
2 13 (12.62%) Apple iOS
3 10 (9.71%) Windows
4 1 (0.97%) Debian
4 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (100.00%) Web Development
2 56 (54.37%) MVC
3 33 (32.04%) Front End Development
4 30 (29.13%) Mobile Application Development
5 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (15.53%) Content Management
6 16 (15.53%) Scrum
7 14 (13.59%) TDD
7 14 (13.59%) Test Automation
8 13 (12.62%) Kanban
9 12 (11.65%) OO
10 11 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (10.68%) Web Application Development
11 10 (9.71%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (9.71%) Line Management
11 10 (9.71%) Project Management
12 8 (7.77%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.77%) Mobile Development
12 8 (7.77%) Prototyping
12 8 (7.77%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 96 (93.20%) JavaScript
2 64 (62.14%) PHP
3 33 (32.04%) C#
4 29 (28.16%) SQL
5 12 (11.65%) C
6 9 (8.74%) VB
6 9 (8.74%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.85%) Java
8 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Docker
1 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.88%) Adobe
2 4 (3.88%) Zend
3 3 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.97%) Cognos
4 1 (0.97%) Google
4 1 (0.97%) Reuters
4 1 (0.97%) VMware