Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 79 81
Rank change year-on-year -79 +2 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 263 436 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.07% 3.54% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 3.67% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 241 398 387
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,175 £23,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £51,325 £50,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%

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 12,293 11,896 11,563
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 96.65% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9,882 9,995 9,658
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 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
Manchester -73 146 £40,000 +14.29% 36
Cheshire -63 51 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Merseyside +44 42 £40,000 +14.29% 12
Lancashire -3 22 £29,875 -8.08% 16
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 North West region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 242 (92.02%) Web Development
2 184 (69.96%) JavaScript
3 183 (69.58%) CSS
4 182 (69.20%) HTML
5 120 (45.63%) jQuery
6 105 (39.92%) PHP
7 98 (37.26%) C#
8 96 (36.50%) .NET
8 96 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
8 96 (36.50%) HTML5
9 83 (31.56%) CSS3
10 82 (31.18%) MVC
11 77 (29.28%) AngularJS
12 71 (27.00%) ASP.NET
13 62 (23.57%) SQL Server
14 61 (23.19%) User Experience
15 56 (21.29%) Git (software)
16 55 (20.91%) Front End Development
17 52 (19.77%) MySQL
18 50 (19.01%) Sass
19 48 (18.25%) React
20 46 (17.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 44 (16.73%) gulp
22 43 (16.35%) SQL
23 42 (15.97%) Software Engineering
24 39 (14.83%) Node.js
25 38 (14.45%) Retail
26 36 (13.69%) Magento
27 35 (13.31%) Grunt
28 34 (12.93%) E-Commerce

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 31 (11.79%) WordPress
2 23 (8.75%) CMS
3 13 (4.94%) Umbraco
4 11 (4.18%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.52%) nginx
7 3 (1.14%) Drupal
8 2 (0.76%) Apache
8 2 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.38%) IIS
9 1 (0.38%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (6.84%) Photoshop
2 11 (4.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (13.69%) Magento
2 10 (3.80%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.13%) npm
2 17 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (5.70%) GitHub
4 8 (3.04%) SaaS
5 6 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.28%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.28%) Route 53
6 4 (1.52%) Google App Engine
6 4 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.14%) MailChimp
7 3 (1.14%) Office 365
8 2 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.76%) Yarn
9 1 (0.38%) CheetahMail
9 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.38%) Firebase
9 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.38%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.42%) Internet
2 6 (2.28%) SMS
3 4 (1.52%) HTTP
4 2 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (23.57%) SQL Server
2 52 (19.77%) MySQL
3 11 (4.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (1.52%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.76%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.76%) SQLite
8 1 (0.38%) Big Data
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 56 (21.29%) Git (software)
2 44 (16.73%) gulp
3 35 (13.31%) Grunt
4 29 (11.03%) webpack
5 16 (6.08%) Subversion
6 14 (5.32%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.66%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.90%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (1.90%) Selenium
9 4 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.52%) Codeception
9 4 (1.52%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.52%) JIRA
9 4 (1.52%) PhantomJS
9 4 (1.52%) PHPUnit
9 4 (1.52%) Protractor
9 4 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.52%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.52%) Xdebug
10 3 (1.14%) Xcode
General
1 38 (14.45%) Retail
2 28 (10.65%) Marketing
3 14 (5.32%) Games
4 13 (4.94%) Advertising
5 10 (3.80%) Finance
6 8 (3.04%) Automotive
7 7 (2.66%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.90%) Legal
9 2 (0.76%) Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.38%) Publishing
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (69.58%) CSS
2 182 (69.20%) HTML
3 120 (45.63%) jQuery
4 96 (36.50%) .NET
4 96 (36.50%) HTML5
5 83 (31.56%) CSS3
6 77 (29.28%) AngularJS
7 71 (27.00%) ASP.NET
8 50 (19.01%) Sass
9 48 (18.25%) React
10 46 (17.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 39 (14.83%) Node.js
12 33 (12.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (12.55%) REST
13 29 (11.03%) Web Services
14 25 (9.51%) Laravel
15 23 (8.75%) Vue (Vue.js)
16 19 (7.22%) XML
17 18 (6.84%) .NET Framework
18 15 (5.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 61 (23.19%) User Experience
2 16 (6.08%) Graphic Design
2 16 (6.08%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (2.66%) Social Media
4 5 (1.90%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.52%) Digital Signage
5 4 (1.52%) Life Science
5 4 (1.52%) Online Games
5 4 (1.52%) Replication
6 3 (1.14%) Animation
6 3 (1.14%) Blog
6 3 (1.14%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.14%) Photography
7 2 (0.76%) Fintech
7 2 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.76%) Xbox
8 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.37%) Linux
2 9 (3.42%) Unix
3 8 (3.04%) Android
4 5 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.52%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.52%) Windows
6 3 (1.14%) CentOS
6 3 (1.14%) Debian
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (92.02%) Web Development
2 96 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (31.18%) MVC
4 55 (20.91%) Front End Development
5 42 (15.97%) Software Engineering
6 34 (12.93%) E-Commerce
6 34 (12.93%) SEO
7 30 (11.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 27 (10.27%) OO
9 26 (9.89%) Wireframes
10 22 (8.37%) Scrum
10 22 (8.37%) Time Management
11 18 (6.84%) TDD
11 18 (6.84%) Unit Testing
12 16 (6.08%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 15 (5.70%) OOP
14 14 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (4.94%) Prototyping
16 11 (4.18%) SDLC
17 10 (3.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 184 (69.96%) JavaScript
2 105 (39.92%) PHP
3 98 (37.26%) C#
4 43 (16.35%) SQL
5 14 (5.32%) Java
6 13 (4.94%) TypeScript
7 4 (1.52%) PHP 7
7 4 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.76%) Perl
8 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.76%) XPath
9 1 (0.38%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.38%) ES6
9 1 (0.38%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 14 (5.32%) Degree
2 2 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.28%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.52%) Capistrano
2 4 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (7.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.08%) Adobe
3 14 (5.32%) Capita
3 14 (5.32%) Google
4 12 (4.56%) Zend
5 9 (3.42%) Twitter
6 4 (1.52%) Percona
6 4 (1.52%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.14%) Apple
8 1 (0.38%) Facebook
8 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.38%) Sony
8 1 (0.38%) Xamarin