Period
to 17 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £38,250 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

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

Web Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 195 148 116
Rank change year-on-year -47 -32 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 72 137 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.12% 1.87% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.93% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 56 121 204
Manchester median annual salary £38,250 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.38% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £50,875
North West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 6,172 7,089 8,042
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 96.75% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4,825 5,926 6,790
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Manchester

Web Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in Manchester

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in Manchester

Web Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. 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
Altrincham +15 6 £38,500 -21.03% 1
Stockport +1 5 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Bolton +6 4 £32,500 -9.72% 2
Wigan +4 2 £32,000 -36.00% 3
Oldham - 2 £30,000 -
Salford -23 1 - - 1
Web Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 Manchester region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 67 (93.06%) Web Development
2 51 (70.83%) HTML
2 51 (70.83%) CSS
3 47 (65.28%) JavaScript
4 36 (50.00%) PHP
5 21 (29.17%) jQuery
6 20 (27.78%) Laravel
6 20 (27.78%) User Experience
7 19 (26.39%) Git (software)
7 19 (26.39%) .NET
7 19 (26.39%) C#
8 17 (23.61%) MVC
8 17 (23.61%) WordPress
9 16 (22.22%) MySQL
10 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (19.44%) Node.js
11 14 (19.44%) Marketing
12 13 (18.06%) Linux
12 13 (18.06%) React
13 12 (16.67%) Sass
13 12 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 11 (15.28%) SEO
15 10 (13.89%) SQL
15 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET
15 10 (13.89%) HTML5
16 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
16 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
16 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
16 9 (12.50%) LAMP
17 8 (11.11%) XML

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 17 (23.61%) WordPress
2 4 (5.56%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) Drupal
3 3 (4.17%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.78%) nginx
4 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) GitHub
2 4 (5.56%) npm
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.78%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) MySQL
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.39%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.72%) gulp
3 6 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.94%) Grunt
5 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.17%) webpack
7 2 (2.78%) Subversion
8 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.39%) JIRA
8 1 (1.39%) Selenium
General
1 14 (19.44%) Marketing
2 5 (6.94%) Games
3 3 (4.17%) Back Office
3 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Finance
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (70.83%) CSS
1 51 (70.83%) HTML
2 21 (29.17%) jQuery
3 20 (27.78%) Laravel
4 19 (26.39%) .NET
5 14 (19.44%) Node.js
6 13 (18.06%) React
7 12 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 12 (16.67%) Sass
8 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET
8 10 (13.89%) HTML5
9 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 9 (12.50%) LAMP
10 8 (11.11%) Ajax
10 8 (11.11%) Symfony
10 8 (11.11%) XML
11 7 (9.72%) REST
11 7 (9.72%) SOAP
11 7 (9.72%) Web Services
12 5 (6.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.78%) User Experience
2 4 (5.56%) Blog
2 4 (5.56%) BYOD
3 3 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.78%) Life Science
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.39%) W3C
5 1 (1.39%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (93.06%) Web Development
2 17 (23.61%) MVC
3 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.28%) SEO
5 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.11%) Analytics
6 8 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (8.33%) Web Design
8 5 (6.94%) Marketing Strategy
8 5 (6.94%) Migration
8 5 (6.94%) OO
8 5 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 4 (5.56%) Decision-Making
9 4 (5.56%) Mobile Optimisation
9 4 (5.56%) Personalization
9 4 (5.56%) SDLC
9 4 (5.56%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 47 (65.28%) JavaScript
2 36 (50.00%) PHP
3 19 (26.39%) C#
4 10 (13.89%) SQL
5 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.78%) PHP 7
6 2 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) ES6
7 1 (1.39%) ES7
7 1 (1.39%) ES8
7 1 (1.39%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.39%) R
7 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) Spotify
1 4 (5.56%) Zend
2 3 (4.17%) Google
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 2 (2.78%) HubSpot
3 2 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe
4 1 (1.39%) WooCommerce