Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 21 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 87 52
Rank change year-on-year +23 -35 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 22 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.19% 1.38% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.47% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 32
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +4.73% -1.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £21,600
90th Percentile £43,900 £47,500 £42,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 942 1228 902
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.64% 94.17% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 722 885 676
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Merseyside

Web Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in Merseyside

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Merseyside over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in Merseyside

Web Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 21 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
Liverpool +25 17 £40,500 +8.00% 3
Wirral +5 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
St Helens - 1 £26,000 -
Web Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Merseyside region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 16 (72.73%) Web Development
3 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) REST
5 9 (40.91%) Grunt
5 9 (40.91%) gulp
5 9 (40.91%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 8 (36.36%) Node.js
6 8 (36.36%) Retail
6 8 (36.36%) PHP
7 7 (31.82%) HTML
7 7 (31.82%) CSS
7 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
7 7 (31.82%) Sass
7 7 (31.82%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) WordPress
8 6 (27.27%) npm
8 6 (27.27%) webpack
9 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
9 5 (22.73%) Docker
9 5 (22.73%) C#
9 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
9 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) .NET
9 5 (22.73%) Time Management
10 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
10 4 (18.18%) Online Games
10 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
10 4 (18.18%) nginx

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (27.27%) WordPress
2 4 (18.18%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) npm
2 3 (13.64%) MailChimp
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Grunt
1 9 (40.91%) gulp
2 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
3 6 (27.27%) webpack
4 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (36.36%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Games
3 3 (13.64%) Legal
3 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (40.91%) REST
2 9 (40.91%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 8 (36.36%) Node.js
4 7 (31.82%) CSS
4 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) jQuery
4 7 (31.82%) Sass
5 5 (22.73%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.64%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) JSON
6 3 (13.64%) XML
7 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (4.55%) Express
8 1 (4.55%) Laravel
8 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 4 (18.18%) Online Games
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Blog
2 3 (13.64%) Graphic Design
2 3 (13.64%) Life Science
2 3 (13.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Web Development
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Time Management
4 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
4 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.64%) SEO
5 3 (13.64%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) MVC
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) OOP
6 1 (4.55%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) PHP
3 5 (22.73%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) PHP 5
4 1 (4.55%) PHP 7
4 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Google
1 3 (13.64%) Twitter
2 2 (9.09%) Capita
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.55%) Zend