Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 18 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 139 70
Rank change year-on-year -40 -69 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 116 170 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.62% 2.17% 4.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 2.23% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87 153 282
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 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,750 £51,000 £52,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% -

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 6,908 7,621 7,186
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.53% 97.22% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5,750 6,323 6,207
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £62,500
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +22 10 £47,500 +20.25% 5
Bolton +17 8 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Altrincham -7 6 £38,750 +29.17% 1
Bury - 5 - -
Salford - 2 £30,000 - 2
Wigan -6 1 - -
Web Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 110 (94.83%) Web Development
2 89 (76.72%) HTML
3 88 (75.86%) JavaScript
4 82 (70.69%) CSS
5 68 (58.62%) .NET
6 63 (54.31%) C#
7 52 (44.83%) ASP.NET
8 50 (43.10%) HTML5
9 44 (37.93%) AngularJS
10 42 (36.21%) jQuery
11 40 (34.48%) User Experience
12 38 (32.76%) CSS3
13 37 (31.90%) MVC
14 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (26.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (25.86%) React
17 29 (25.00%) Git (software)
18 28 (24.14%) SEO
18 28 (24.14%) SQL Server
18 28 (24.14%) PHP
19 26 (22.41%) Microsoft
19 26 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
20 24 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
20 24 (20.69%) Ajax
21 22 (18.97%) Visual Studio
21 22 (18.97%) Sass
22 21 (18.10%) E-Commerce
23 20 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
24 19 (16.38%) Vue.js
25 18 (15.52%) Web Services

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 13 (11.21%) CMS
2 7 (6.03%) WordPress
3 5 (4.31%) IIS
3 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.45%) Drupal
4 4 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.72%) Confluence
5 2 (1.72%) Kentico
5 2 (1.72%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.86%) Apache
6 1 (0.86%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Photoshop
2 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Magento
2 6 (5.17%) osCommerce
2 6 (5.17%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.86%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.45%) npm
4 2 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.72%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.72%) IaaS
4 2 (1.72%) PaaS
4 2 (1.72%) Serverless
5 1 (0.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.86%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.79%) MySQL
3 8 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.03%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (18.97%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.76%) Subversion
4 6 (5.17%) Grunt
4 6 (5.17%) gulp
5 4 (3.45%) JIRA
6 3 (2.59%) NUnit
6 3 (2.59%) Selenium
6 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.72%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.72%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.86%) GitLab
8 1 (0.86%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.86%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.86%) webpack
General
1 14 (12.07%) Finance
2 8 (6.90%) Marketing
2 8 (6.90%) Retail
3 4 (3.45%) Automotive
3 4 (3.45%) Banking
3 4 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.45%) Law
4 2 (1.72%) Games
4 2 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (76.72%) HTML
2 82 (70.69%) CSS
3 68 (58.62%) .NET
4 52 (44.83%) ASP.NET
5 50 (43.10%) HTML5
6 44 (37.93%) AngularJS
7 42 (36.21%) jQuery
8 38 (32.76%) CSS3
9 31 (26.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 30 (25.86%) React
11 26 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (20.69%) Ajax
13 22 (18.97%) Sass
14 20 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
15 19 (16.38%) Vue.js
16 18 (15.52%) Web Services
17 17 (14.66%) RESTful
18 16 (13.79%) LESS
19 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web API
19 14 (12.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (34.48%) User Experience
2 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.31%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.31%) VLE
3 4 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.72%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.86%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.86%) Digital Signage
5 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.90%) Unix
2 3 (2.59%) Linux
3 2 (1.72%) Windows
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (94.83%) Web Development
2 37 (31.90%) MVC
3 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (24.14%) SEO
5 21 (18.10%) E-Commerce
6 14 (12.07%) SDLC
7 13 (11.21%) Wireframes
8 12 (10.34%) Computer Science
8 12 (10.34%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 12 (10.34%) OOP
8 12 (10.34%) Scrum
8 12 (10.34%) Unit Testing
9 11 (9.48%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (7.76%) Web Design
12 8 (6.90%) SOA
13 7 (6.03%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (6.03%) TDD
14 6 (5.17%) Front End Development
14 6 (5.17%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 88 (75.86%) JavaScript
2 63 (54.31%) C#
3 28 (24.14%) PHP
4 16 (13.79%) SQL
5 8 (6.90%) TypeScript
6 6 (5.17%) Java
7 5 (4.31%) C
7 5 (4.31%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.45%) XPath
9 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.86%) Perl
9 1 (0.86%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.86%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 13 (11.21%) Degree
2 8 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.03%) Zend
3 6 (5.17%) Adobe
4 4 (3.45%) CA
4 4 (3.45%) Oracle
5 2 (1.72%) Google
5 2 (1.72%) RedGate