Period
to 17 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 104 100
Rank change year-on-year -58 -4 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 229 377 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.87% 2.96% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 3.06% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 216 338 319
North West median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,125 £25,875 £23,400
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £50,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +1.35%

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 11,872 12,332 10,993
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 96.83% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9,665 10,173 9,297
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
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 17 June 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 17 June 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 -40 141 £40,000 +3.90% 47
Cheshire -63 40 £37,500 +7.14% 21
Merseyside +19 30 £41,250 +17.86% 7
Lancashire -26 17 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 June 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.

1 221 (96.51%) Web Development
2 174 (75.98%) JavaScript
3 166 (72.49%) HTML
4 156 (68.12%) CSS
5 100 (43.67%) C#
5 100 (43.67%) .NET
6 88 (38.43%) MVC
7 80 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
7 80 (34.93%) jQuery
7 80 (34.93%) AngularJS
8 77 (33.62%) HTML5
9 73 (31.88%) ASP.NET
10 66 (28.82%) PHP
11 64 (27.95%) SQL Server
12 61 (26.64%) Git (software)
13 59 (25.76%) CSS3
13 59 (25.76%) User Experience
14 48 (20.96%) React
15 47 (20.52%) SQL
16 45 (19.65%) MySQL
17 42 (18.34%) Front End Development
18 40 (17.47%) Sass
18 40 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
19 36 (15.72%) OO
20 34 (14.85%) Marketing
21 33 (14.41%) Node.js
22 31 (13.54%) gulp
23 27 (11.79%) CMS
23 27 (11.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 26 (11.35%) webpack

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 27 (11.79%) CMS
2 13 (5.68%) Umbraco
3 12 (5.24%) WordPress
4 10 (4.37%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.18%) IIS
6 3 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.44%) Apache
8 1 (0.44%) nginx
8 1 (0.44%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.44%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 14 (6.11%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.87%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (6.99%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.42%) npm
2 12 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.49%) SaaS
4 6 (2.62%) GitHub
4 6 (2.62%) Google Analytics
4 6 (2.62%) Google Tag Manager
5 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.31%) Office 365
7 2 (0.87%) Google Play
7 2 (0.87%) Yarn
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.44%) CheetahMail
8 1 (0.44%) Firebase
8 1 (0.44%) Pure360
8 1 (0.44%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.31%) SMS
2 1 (0.44%) SSH
2 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (27.95%) SQL Server
2 45 (19.65%) MySQL
3 6 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.75%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.31%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 61 (26.64%) Git (software)
2 31 (13.54%) gulp
3 26 (11.35%) webpack
4 25 (10.92%) Grunt
5 15 (6.55%) Subversion
6 9 (3.93%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.18%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.18%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (2.18%) PhantomJS
7 5 (2.18%) Protractor
7 5 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.31%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.87%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.87%) Bundler
9 2 (0.87%) Selenium
9 2 (0.87%) Xcode
10 1 (0.44%) CasperJS
10 1 (0.44%) Gitweb
10 1 (0.44%) JIRA
10 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (14.85%) Marketing
2 15 (6.55%) Retail
3 13 (5.68%) Finance
4 11 (4.80%) Games
5 9 (3.93%) Advertising
6 6 (2.62%) Automotive
7 5 (2.18%) Legal
8 4 (1.75%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (0.87%) Publishing
10 1 (0.44%) Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (72.49%) HTML
2 156 (68.12%) CSS
3 100 (43.67%) .NET
4 80 (34.93%) AngularJS
4 80 (34.93%) jQuery
5 77 (33.62%) HTML5
6 73 (31.88%) ASP.NET
7 59 (25.76%) CSS3
8 48 (20.96%) React
9 40 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (17.47%) Sass
10 33 (14.41%) Node.js
11 27 (11.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (10.48%) RESTful
13 21 (9.17%) REST
13 21 (9.17%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 20 (8.73%) .NET Framework
14 20 (8.73%) Laravel
15 17 (7.42%) LESS
15 17 (7.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (25.76%) User Experience
2 19 (8.30%) Mobile App
3 16 (6.99%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.87%) Digital Signage
6 2 (0.87%) Fintech
6 2 (0.87%) Social Media
7 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.44%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.44%) Life Science
7 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.44%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.99%) Linux
2 13 (5.68%) Android
2 13 (5.68%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.18%) Windows
4 2 (0.87%) SUSE
5 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.44%) Unix
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (96.51%) Web Development
2 88 (38.43%) MVC
3 80 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (18.34%) Front End Development
5 36 (15.72%) OO
6 26 (11.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 24 (10.48%) SEO
8 23 (10.04%) Software Engineering
9 22 (9.61%) TDD
10 20 (8.73%) E-Commerce
11 19 (8.30%) OOP
11 19 (8.30%) Time Management
12 18 (7.86%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (7.86%) Unit Testing
13 16 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (5.68%) Prototyping
15 12 (5.24%) Scrum
15 12 (5.24%) SDLC
16 11 (4.80%) A/B Testing
17 10 (4.37%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 174 (75.98%) JavaScript
2 100 (43.67%) C#
3 66 (28.82%) PHP
4 47 (20.52%) SQL
5 16 (6.99%) TypeScript
6 14 (6.11%) Java
7 6 (2.62%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.75%) ES6
8 4 (1.75%) Python
9 3 (1.31%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.44%) Groovy
10 1 (0.44%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.44%) Ruby
10 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (3.49%) Degree
2 5 (2.18%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.31%) GCP
2 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.18%) Docker
2 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
1 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (10.04%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.86%) Google
2 18 (7.86%) Twitter
3 10 (4.37%) Adobe
3 10 (4.37%) Zend
4 9 (3.93%) Capita
5 6 (2.62%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.31%) Facebook
7 2 (0.87%) Apple
8 1 (0.44%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.44%) PayPal
8 1 (0.44%) Tableau
8 1 (0.44%) WorldPay