Period
to 21 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

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

Web Developer
England > North West
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 90 65
Rank change year-on-year -49 -25 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 296 399 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.32% 3.27% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 3.36% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 266 379 484
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,825
90th Percentile £49,375 £50,000 £49,625
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +1.32% +4.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12315 11862 12696
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.36% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9857 9989 10442
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,008
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in the North West

Web Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in the North West

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in the North West

Web Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Manchester -53 184 £38,500 +2.67% 8
Cheshire -28 60 £37,500 +10.29%
Lancashire -8 33 £27,500 -15.38% 4
Merseyside +8 18 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Web Developer
England

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 North West region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 280 (94.59%) Web Development
2 252 (85.14%) HTML
3 243 (82.09%) JavaScript
3 243 (82.09%) CSS
4 174 (58.78%) jQuery
5 134 (45.27%) PHP
6 120 (40.54%) HTML5
7 103 (34.80%) .NET
8 101 (34.12%) C#
9 96 (32.43%) MVC
10 92 (31.08%) CSS3
11 79 (26.69%) E-Commerce
12 74 (25.00%) SQL
12 74 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 74 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 74 (25.00%) Front End Development
13 69 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
14 68 (22.97%) SQL Server
15 66 (22.30%) JSON
16 60 (20.27%) MySQL
17 58 (19.59%) User Experience
18 52 (17.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 49 (16.55%) SEO
20 48 (16.22%) Linux
21 47 (15.88%) WordPress
22 46 (15.54%) Marketing
22 46 (15.54%) Retail
23 45 (15.20%) T-SQL
24 42 (14.19%) FTP
24 42 (14.19%) Sass

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 47 (15.88%) WordPress
2 41 (13.85%) IIS
3 18 (6.08%) Umbraco
4 15 (5.07%) CMS
5 12 (4.05%) Apache Solr
5 12 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (3.72%) Apache
7 6 (2.03%) NServiceBus
7 6 (2.03%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.35%) nginx
9 3 (1.01%) Drupal
9 3 (1.01%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.68%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.34%) SAS
11 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 39 (13.18%) FileZilla
2 21 (7.09%) Photoshop
3 13 (4.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (2.36%) Fireworks
5 5 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (5.74%) Magento
2 15 (5.07%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (3.38%) Shopify
4 1 (0.34%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.77%) GitHub
2 16 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.41%) Sage Pay
3 14 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (4.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (4.05%) Google App Engine
6 8 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (2.03%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (2.03%) npm
8 6 (2.03%) Route 53
9 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (14.19%) FTP
2 39 (13.18%) SMTP
3 8 (2.70%) Internet
4 5 (1.69%) SSH
5 4 (1.35%) HTTP
6 2 (0.68%) Intranet
7 1 (0.34%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 60 (20.27%) MySQL
3 16 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.04%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.36%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.01%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.01%) SQLite
8 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.34%) Big Data
9 1 (0.34%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (11.49%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.45%) gulp
3 24 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 23 (7.77%) Subversion
5 16 (5.41%) Grunt
6 13 (4.39%) Vagrant
6 13 (4.39%) Visual Studio
7 12 (4.05%) Codeception
7 12 (4.05%) PHPUnit
7 12 (4.05%) Selenium
7 12 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (2.36%) JIRA
8 7 (2.36%) webpack
8 7 (2.36%) Xdebug
9 5 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.69%) FxCop
9 5 (1.69%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.69%) StyleCop
9 5 (1.69%) Xcode
10 3 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 46 (15.54%) Marketing
1 46 (15.54%) Retail
2 40 (13.51%) Finance
3 33 (11.15%) Manufacturing
4 31 (10.47%) Telecoms
5 30 (10.14%) Electronics
6 16 (5.41%) Games
7 3 (1.01%) Back Office
8 2 (0.68%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.34%) Law
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
9 1 (0.34%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (85.14%) HTML
2 243 (82.09%) CSS
3 174 (58.78%) jQuery
4 120 (40.54%) HTML5
5 103 (34.80%) .NET
6 92 (31.08%) CSS3
7 74 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 74 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 66 (22.30%) JSON
9 52 (17.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 42 (14.19%) Sass
11 41 (13.85%) Node.js
11 41 (13.85%) Web Services
12 39 (13.18%) Regular Expression
13 38 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (10.81%) Ajax
15 31 (10.47%) React
16 26 (8.78%) REST
17 24 (8.11%) .NET Framework
18 23 (7.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (19.59%) User Experience
2 18 (6.08%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.39%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (3.04%) iPad
6 8 (2.70%) Graphic Design
7 7 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.36%) Replication
8 6 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.35%) Online Games
10 3 (1.01%) Fintech
10 3 (1.01%) W3C
11 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.34%) Animation
12 1 (0.34%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.34%) Social Media
12 1 (0.34%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 48 (16.22%) Linux
2 17 (5.74%) Unix
3 12 (4.05%) Windows
4 8 (2.70%) Android
4 8 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.35%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (94.59%) Web Development
2 96 (32.43%) MVC
3 79 (26.69%) E-Commerce
4 74 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 69 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (16.55%) SEO
7 42 (14.19%) Responsive Web Design
8 37 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
9 32 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (10.47%) OO
11 30 (10.14%) Programme Management
12 27 (9.12%) Scrum
13 24 (8.11%) Software Engineering
14 21 (7.09%) Wireframes
15 18 (6.08%) TDD
16 16 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (5.41%) OOP
17 15 (5.07%) SDLC
18 13 (4.39%) Mentoring
19 10 (3.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 243 (82.09%) JavaScript
2 134 (45.27%) PHP
3 101 (34.12%) C#
4 74 (25.00%) SQL
5 45 (15.20%) T-SQL
6 40 (13.51%) VBScript
7 11 (3.72%) TypeScript
8 10 (3.38%) Java
9 9 (3.04%) VB
10 7 (2.36%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.36%) PHP 7
10 7 (2.36%) Python
11 6 (2.03%) Ruby
12 5 (1.69%) ES6
13 3 (1.01%) PHP 5
13 3 (1.01%) XPath
14 2 (0.68%) Perl
15 1 (0.34%) C++
15 1 (0.34%) SQR
15 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (11.49%) Degree
2 3 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.69%) GCP
System Software
1 19 (6.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (4.05%) Capistrano
1 12 (4.05%) Kubernetes
1 12 (4.05%) Puppet
2 2 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (13.51%) PayPal
2 30 (10.14%) SAP
3 24 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 18 (6.08%) Adobe
5 15 (5.07%) CyberSource
6 13 (4.39%) Google
7 10 (3.38%) Zend
8 7 (2.36%) Percona
9 6 (2.03%) Facebook
9 6 (2.03%) Twitter
10 3 (1.01%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.68%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.34%) Capita
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle
12 1 (0.34%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.34%) RedGate
12 1 (0.34%) Sony
12 1 (0.34%) Tableau
12 1 (0.34%) Telerik