Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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

Web Developer
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 43 44
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 11 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.87% 1.69% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.01% 1.74% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 9
Chester median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.07% -22.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £30,800 £22,800
90th Percentile £45,000 £36,000 £41,000
Cheshire median annual salary £35,500 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.39% +10.77% -18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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
Chester
Permanent vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 274 288 331
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.48% 97.30% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 249 256 296
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -6.25%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Chester

Web Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in Chester

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Chester

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

Salary histogram for Web Developer in Chester

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Chester region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) Web Development
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (36.36%) Android
6 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
7 3 (27.27%) CSS3
7 3 (27.27%) Umbraco
7 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
7 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
7 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
7 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 3 (27.27%) PHP
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
8 2 (18.18%) MySQL
8 2 (18.18%) XML

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (27.27%) Umbraco
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Django
5 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
5 2 (18.18%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Android
1 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Web Development
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Android Development
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) OWASP
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft