Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 131 86
Rank change year-on-year -25 -45 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 133 191 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.84% 2.39% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 2.45% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 108 170 228
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £51,625 £50,000 £50,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%

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 6,988 7,792 7,110
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 97.62% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,845 6,499 6,081
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £43,750 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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
Stockport +26 20 £47,500 -
Bury -4 7 £37,500 -2.60% 1
Altrincham - 7 £47,500 -
Bolton +17 6 £43,000 +7.50% 5
Wigan +6 3 £50,000 +49.25% 1
Salford - 3 £30,000 -
Heywood - 2 £26,250 -
Web Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Manchester region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 127 (95.49%) Web Development
2 104 (78.20%) HTML
3 103 (77.44%) JavaScript
4 92 (69.17%) CSS
5 70 (52.63%) .NET
6 64 (48.12%) C#
7 53 (39.85%) MVC
7 53 (39.85%) AngularJS
8 46 (34.59%) ASP.NET
9 41 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (30.83%) User Experience
10 40 (30.08%) HTML5
11 36 (27.07%) jQuery
12 35 (26.32%) SQL Server
13 31 (23.31%) PHP
13 31 (23.31%) Git (software)
13 31 (23.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (23.31%) React
14 23 (17.29%) MySQL
14 23 (17.29%) CSS3
15 22 (16.54%) Sass
16 19 (14.29%) SEO
16 19 (14.29%) Finance
16 19 (14.29%) Visual Studio
17 18 (13.53%) Responsive Web Design
17 18 (13.53%) Node.js
17 18 (13.53%) Vue.js
17 18 (13.53%) E-Commerce
18 17 (12.78%) SQL
19 16 (12.03%) Microsoft

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 11 (8.27%) CMS
2 7 (5.26%) WordPress
3 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.50%) Drupal
5 2 (1.50%) IIS
5 2 (1.50%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (11.28%) Photoshop
2 9 (6.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Magento
2 1 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.75%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.76%) npm
3 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.26%) GitHub
4 3 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.50%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.50%) Google Play
6 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.75%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.75%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.29%) MySQL
3 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (23.31%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 11 (8.27%) Subversion
4 10 (7.52%) Grunt
5 9 (6.77%) gulp
6 5 (3.76%) webpack
7 4 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.26%) JIRA
9 2 (1.50%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.50%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (1.50%) PhantomJS
9 2 (1.50%) Protractor
9 2 (1.50%) Xcode
10 1 (0.75%) Babel
10 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.75%) GitLab
10 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.75%) PostCSS
10 1 (0.75%) Selenium
General
1 19 (14.29%) Finance
2 11 (8.27%) Marketing
3 7 (5.26%) Retail
4 4 (3.01%) Automotive
4 4 (3.01%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.01%) Law
5 3 (2.26%) Games
6 2 (1.50%) Banking
6 2 (1.50%) Legal
6 2 (1.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (78.20%) HTML
2 92 (69.17%) CSS
3 70 (52.63%) .NET
4 53 (39.85%) AngularJS
5 46 (34.59%) ASP.NET
6 40 (30.08%) HTML5
7 36 (27.07%) jQuery
8 31 (23.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (23.31%) React
9 23 (17.29%) CSS3
10 22 (16.54%) Sass
11 18 (13.53%) Node.js
11 18 (13.53%) Vue.js
12 15 (11.28%) .NET Framework
12 15 (11.28%) Laravel
12 15 (11.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (9.77%) Angular 2
14 12 (9.02%) Ajax
15 11 (8.27%) RESTful
16 10 (7.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (30.83%) User Experience
2 15 (11.28%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.02%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.76%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (3.76%) VLE
5 4 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.50%) Fintech
8 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.77%) Linux
2 7 (5.26%) Android
2 7 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.26%) Windows
4 2 (1.50%) Unix
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (95.49%) Web Development
2 53 (39.85%) MVC
3 41 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.29%) SEO
5 18 (13.53%) E-Commerce
5 18 (13.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (10.53%) Scrum
7 13 (9.77%) OO
8 12 (9.02%) Front End Development
8 12 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (9.02%) SDLC
9 11 (8.27%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (7.52%) Web Design
11 9 (6.77%) OO PHP
11 9 (6.77%) TDD
11 9 (6.77%) Time Management
11 9 (6.77%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.02%) OOP
13 7 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 103 (77.44%) JavaScript
2 64 (48.12%) C#
3 31 (23.31%) PHP
4 17 (12.78%) SQL
5 11 (8.27%) Java
5 11 (8.27%) TypeScript
6 5 (3.76%) C
7 4 (3.01%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.01%) XPath
8 3 (2.26%) ES6
9 2 (1.50%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.75%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (11.28%) Degree
2 8 (6.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.75%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) GDPR
2 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.75%) Puppet
1 1 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.52%) Zend
3 9 (6.77%) Adobe
4 5 (3.76%) Google
4 5 (3.76%) Twitter
5 4 (3.01%) CA
5 4 (3.01%) Oracle
6 2 (1.50%) Apple
7 1 (0.75%) PayPal
7 1 (0.75%) WorldPay