Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 97 120
Rank change year-on-year -41 +23 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 46 99 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.30% 2.60% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 2.69% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 41 99 101
Birmingham median annual salary £28,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.57% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £50,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +4.48%

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 3,397 3,679 4,461
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 96.44% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,465 2,894 3,343
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,900
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

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 14 December 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 14 December 2018, Web Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) Web Development
2 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
3 33 (71.74%) PHP
3 33 (71.74%) CSS
4 30 (65.22%) HTML
5 22 (47.83%) SQL
6 17 (36.96%) Laravel
7 16 (34.78%) jQuery
8 15 (32.61%) MySQL
9 13 (28.26%) C#
9 13 (28.26%) Joomla!
9 13 (28.26%) User Experience
10 12 (26.09%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (26.09%) Degree
11 11 (23.91%) CSS3
12 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (21.74%) Front End Development
12 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
12 10 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (21.74%) Data Analysis
13 9 (19.57%) VBScript
13 9 (19.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 9 (19.57%) MVC
13 9 (19.57%) HTML5
13 9 (19.57%) MongoDB
14 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
14 8 (17.39%) Redis
14 8 (17.39%) Algorithms
14 8 (17.39%) Semantic UI
14 8 (17.39%) LAMP

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 13 (28.26%) Joomla!
2 6 (13.04%) CMS
3 5 (10.87%) WordPress
4 3 (6.52%) Drupal
5 1 (2.17%) GeoServer
5 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
1 1 (2.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) GitHub
3 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) MySQL
2 9 (19.57%) MongoDB
3 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
3 8 (17.39%) Redis
4 6 (13.04%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.17%) GIS
7 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.17%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.17%) gulp
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Automotive
3 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (71.74%) CSS
2 30 (65.22%) HTML
3 17 (36.96%) Laravel
4 16 (34.78%) jQuery
5 11 (23.91%) CSS3
6 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
6 10 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (19.57%) HTML5
8 8 (17.39%) LAMP
8 8 (17.39%) Semantic UI
9 7 (15.22%) Node.js
10 5 (10.87%) .NET
11 4 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (8.70%) Web Services
12 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
12 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
12 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
12 3 (6.52%) Symfony
13 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
13 2 (4.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) User Experience
2 8 (17.39%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.70%) NHS
4 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Web Development
2 10 (21.74%) Data Analysis
2 10 (21.74%) Front End Development
3 9 (19.57%) MVC
4 8 (17.39%) Business Development
4 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.04%) Content Management
6 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) Line Management
7 4 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
8 3 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.35%) Android Development
9 2 (4.35%) OO
9 2 (4.35%) OOP
9 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.35%) Telematics
9 2 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
2 33 (71.74%) PHP
3 22 (47.83%) SQL
4 13 (28.26%) C#
5 9 (19.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 9 (19.57%) VBScript
6 4 (8.70%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) Java
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) Zend
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe
2 1 (2.17%) Apple
2 1 (2.17%) Google
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft