Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 24 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 76 64
Rank change year-on-year -62 -12 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 174 296 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.19% 3.95% 4.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 4.05% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 155 272 285
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -0.71%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,638 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +0.71% -

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 7724 7302 7232
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 97.45% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6413 6271 6025
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -35 9 £47,500 +46.15%
Wigan -1 5 £32,500 -27.78%
Bolton -24 4 £45,000 - 1
Altrincham -11 2 £30,000 - 2
Oldham +3 1 - -
Web Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 170 (97.70%) Web Development
2 146 (83.91%) HTML
3 143 (82.18%) JavaScript
4 141 (81.03%) CSS
5 110 (63.22%) jQuery
6 104 (59.77%) PHP
7 72 (41.38%) HTML5
8 57 (32.76%) CSS3
8 57 (32.76%) Front End Development
9 55 (31.61%) E-Commerce
10 44 (25.29%) AngularJS
11 43 (24.71%) .NET
11 43 (24.71%) MySQL
12 42 (24.14%) MVC
13 40 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (22.99%) C#
14 37 (21.26%) User Experience
15 36 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 36 (20.69%) Sass
15 36 (20.69%) SQL
15 36 (20.69%) JSON
16 35 (20.11%) Linux
16 35 (20.11%) ASP.NET
17 34 (19.54%) Retail
18 32 (18.39%) SEO
19 31 (17.82%) Responsive Web Design
20 29 (16.67%) SQL Server
21 28 (16.09%) Marketing
21 28 (16.09%) React
21 28 (16.09%) PayPal

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 27 (15.52%) IIS
1 27 (15.52%) WordPress
2 12 (6.90%) Apache Solr
2 12 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (4.02%) CMS
4 5 (2.87%) Apache
4 5 (2.87%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.72%) Drupal
6 2 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.57%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (15.52%) FileZilla
2 12 (6.90%) Photoshop
3 10 (5.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (10.34%) Magento
2 15 (8.62%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (6.90%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.92%) GitHub
2 16 (9.20%) Sage Pay
3 13 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (6.90%) Google App Engine
4 12 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (3.45%) Route 53
6 5 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.57%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.52%) FTP
1 27 (15.52%) SMTP
2 8 (4.60%) Internet
3 4 (2.30%) HTTP
4 2 (1.15%) Intranet
5 1 (0.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (24.71%) MySQL
2 29 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.17%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.30%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.72%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.72%) SQLite
8 2 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (10.92%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.77%) gulp
3 16 (9.20%) Subversion
4 13 (7.47%) Jenkins
5 12 (6.90%) Codeception
5 12 (6.90%) PHPUnit
5 12 (6.90%) Vagrant
6 9 (5.17%) Grunt
7 7 (4.02%) Selenium
7 7 (4.02%) Xdebug
8 6 (3.45%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.87%) Xcode
10 1 (0.57%) Bower
10 1 (0.57%) Broccoli
10 1 (0.57%) jspm
10 1 (0.57%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.57%) webpack
General
1 34 (19.54%) Retail
2 28 (16.09%) Marketing
3 21 (12.07%) Manufacturing
4 19 (10.92%) Finance
5 18 (10.34%) Electronics
5 18 (10.34%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.30%) Advertising
6 4 (2.30%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (83.91%) HTML
2 141 (81.03%) CSS
3 110 (63.22%) jQuery
4 72 (41.38%) HTML5
5 57 (32.76%) CSS3
6 44 (25.29%) AngularJS
7 43 (24.71%) .NET
8 36 (20.69%) JSON
8 36 (20.69%) Sass
8 36 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 35 (20.11%) ASP.NET
10 28 (16.09%) React
11 27 (15.52%) Ajax
11 27 (15.52%) Regular Expression
12 22 (12.64%) Web Services
13 19 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (9.20%) Node.js
15 12 (6.90%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 12 (6.90%) Ext JS
15 12 (6.90%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.26%) User Experience
2 10 (5.75%) Graphic Design
3 9 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.02%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.02%) Replication
5 6 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.87%) iPad
7 3 (1.72%) Animation
7 3 (1.72%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.72%) Social Media
8 2 (1.15%) Photography
8 2 (1.15%) Xbox
9 1 (0.57%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.11%) Linux
2 15 (8.62%) Unix
3 8 (4.60%) Android
4 6 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.30%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.15%) CentOS
6 2 (1.15%) Debian
6 2 (1.15%) Windows
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (97.70%) Web Development
2 57 (32.76%) Front End Development
3 55 (31.61%) E-Commerce
4 42 (24.14%) MVC
5 40 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (18.39%) SEO
7 31 (17.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 25 (14.37%) OO
9 20 (11.49%) Digital Marketing
9 20 (11.49%) Software Engineering
10 19 (10.92%) Scrum
11 18 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (10.34%) Programme Management
12 15 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (8.62%) TDD
12 15 (8.62%) Wireframes
13 13 (7.47%) Mentoring
14 10 (5.75%) OOP
15 9 (5.17%) Mobile Application Development
16 8 (4.60%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 143 (82.18%) JavaScript
2 104 (59.77%) PHP
3 40 (22.99%) C#
4 36 (20.69%) SQL
5 27 (15.52%) T-SQL
5 27 (15.52%) VBScript
6 9 (5.17%) Java
7 7 (4.02%) Python
8 6 (3.45%) Ruby
9 5 (2.87%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.72%) PHP 7
10 3 (1.72%) VB
11 2 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.15%) Perl
12 1 (0.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (9.77%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.87%) GCP
2 2 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (6.90%) Capistrano
1 12 (6.90%) Kubernetes
1 12 (6.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (16.09%) PayPal
2 18 (10.34%) SAP
3 15 (8.62%) CyberSource
4 10 (5.75%) Adobe
5 8 (4.60%) Google
6 7 (4.02%) Percona
7 5 (2.87%) Zend
8 2 (1.15%) Apple
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle
9 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.57%) Sony
9 1 (0.57%) Telerik
9 1 (0.57%) Xamarin