Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Development
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 26 27
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Web Development 796 949 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.25% 7.69% 7.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.92% 8.51% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 717 874 793
North West median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,771 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Web Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,497 11,148 10,705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.34% 90.38% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9,130 9,322 8,902
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Web Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in the North West

Web Development
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Web Development in the North West

Web Development
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in the North West over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Development in the North West

Web Development
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 Development within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 January 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 -7 533 £37,500 - 106
Cheshire -37 139 £37,500 +2.74% 55
Lancashire -3 81 £37,500 +7.14% 27
Merseyside +9 41 £40,000 +14.29% 25
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 491 (61.68%) HTML
2 475 (59.67%) JavaScript
3 460 (57.79%) CSS
4 346 (43.47%) MVC
5 332 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
6 307 (38.57%) jQuery
7 302 (37.94%) PHP
8 297 (37.31%) .NET
9 286 (35.93%) C#
10 224 (28.14%) HTML5
11 217 (27.26%) ASP.NET
12 202 (25.38%) SQL Server
13 197 (24.75%) AngularJS
14 183 (22.99%) CSS3
15 178 (22.36%) SQL
16 151 (18.97%) Java
17 146 (18.34%) MySQL
17 146 (18.34%) TDD
18 136 (17.09%) Front End Development
19 134 (16.83%) OO
20 128 (16.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 126 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
22 118 (14.82%) Web Services
23 115 (14.45%) React
24 114 (14.32%) User Experience
25 111 (13.94%) Scrum
26 110 (13.82%) Software Engineering
27 109 (13.69%) E-Commerce
28 106 (13.32%) .NET Framework
29 104 (13.07%) Computer Science

Web Development
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 69 (8.67%) CMS
2 67 (8.42%) WordPress
3 44 (5.53%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (2.51%) SharePoint
5 18 (2.26%) Umbraco
6 14 (1.76%) Apache
6 14 (1.76%) Drupal
6 14 (1.76%) IIS
6 14 (1.76%) nginx
7 11 (1.38%) Joomla!
8 10 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (1.26%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.88%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.25%) concrete5
11 2 (0.25%) Confluence
11 2 (0.25%) Facebook Platform
11 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.25%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 40 (5.03%) Photoshop
2 17 (2.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (1.26%) FileZilla
5 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.38%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.25%) InDesign
7 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 72 (9.05%) Magento
2 14 (1.76%) Shopify
3 10 (1.26%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.25%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.25%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 71 (8.92%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.76%) GitHub
4 19 (2.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 12 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.26%) Sage Pay
7 9 (1.13%) npm
8 7 (0.88%) Google App Engine
8 7 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.88%) Office 365
8 7 (0.88%) SaaS
9 6 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.75%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.75%) Route 53
10 5 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 5 (0.63%) AdWords
11 4 (0.50%) Serverless
12 3 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.38%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.27%) HTTP
2 15 (1.88%) Internet
3 10 (1.26%) FTP
3 10 (1.26%) SMTP
4 9 (1.13%) SSL
5 6 (0.75%) Intranet
5 6 (0.75%) SMS
6 2 (0.25%) SSH
7 1 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (25.38%) SQL Server
2 146 (18.34%) MySQL
3 47 (5.90%) NoSQL
4 41 (5.15%) MongoDB
5 35 (4.40%) SQL Server 2014
6 29 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (2.39%) Redis
9 17 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (1.63%) VLDB
13 12 (1.51%) Relational Database
14 11 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
15 8 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (1.01%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 5 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 100 (12.56%) Git (software)
2 48 (6.03%) gulp
3 36 (4.52%) TeamCity
4 35 (4.40%) Grunt
5 29 (3.64%) Visual Studio
6 27 (3.39%) Jenkins
7 26 (3.27%) Subversion
8 25 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (2.26%) JIRA
10 17 (2.14%) webpack
11 15 (1.88%) Selenium
12 13 (1.63%) Bitbucket
12 13 (1.63%) Jasmine
12 13 (1.63%) Karma Test Runner
13 10 (1.26%) Vagrant
13 10 (1.26%) Xcode
14 9 (1.13%) Maven
14 9 (1.13%) PHPUnit
15 8 (1.01%) Cucumber
16 7 (0.88%) Gradle
General
1 84 (10.55%) Advertising
2 71 (8.92%) Finance
3 59 (7.41%) Games
4 51 (6.41%) Retail
5 50 (6.28%) Marketing
6 24 (3.02%) Manufacturing
6 24 (3.02%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.64%) Banking
8 18 (2.26%) Electronics
9 11 (1.38%) Legal
10 8 (1.01%) Automotive
11 3 (0.38%) Back Office
12 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.25%) Publishing
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 655 (82.29%) Developer
2 256 (32.16%) Web Developer
3 190 (23.87%) .NET Developer
4 131 (16.46%) C# Developer
5 119 (14.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 109 (13.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 103 (12.94%) Senior Developer
8 92 (11.56%) PHP Developer
9 65 (8.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 65 (8.17%) Junior
10 60 (7.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 60 (7.54%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 60 (7.54%) Junior Developer
11 52 (6.53%) HTML Developer
12 46 (5.78%) JavaScript Developer
13 45 (5.65%) .NET Web Developer
13 45 (5.65%) Graduate
14 43 (5.40%) HTML CSS Developer
15 41 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 37 (4.65%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 491 (61.68%) HTML
2 460 (57.79%) CSS
3 307 (38.57%) jQuery
4 297 (37.31%) .NET
5 224 (28.14%) HTML5
6 217 (27.26%) ASP.NET
7 197 (24.75%) AngularJS
8 183 (22.99%) CSS3
9 128 (16.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 126 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 118 (14.82%) Web Services
12 115 (14.45%) React
13 106 (13.32%) .NET Framework
14 97 (12.19%) RESTful
15 96 (12.06%) Node.js
15 96 (12.06%) XML
16 92 (11.56%) ASP.NET Web API
17 86 (10.80%) REST
18 84 (10.55%) JSON
18 84 (10.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 114 (14.32%) User Experience
2 104 (13.07%) Computer Science
3 45 (5.65%) Mobile App
4 27 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.26%) Graphic Design
6 16 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (1.63%) N-Tier
9 12 (1.51%) Cyberattack
9 12 (1.51%) iPad
10 10 (1.26%) NHS
11 9 (1.13%) Social Media
12 8 (1.01%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.88%) Replication
14 6 (0.75%) Animation
15 5 (0.63%) Fintech
15 5 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
15 5 (0.63%) Xbox
16 4 (0.50%) Digital Media
16 4 (0.50%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 77 (9.67%) Linux
2 40 (5.03%) Apple iOS
3 32 (4.02%) Android
4 27 (3.39%) Windows
5 18 (2.26%) Unix
6 6 (0.75%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.63%) Debian
8 3 (0.38%) CentOS
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (43.47%) MVC
2 332 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (18.34%) TDD
4 136 (17.09%) Front End Development
5 134 (16.83%) OO
6 111 (13.94%) Scrum
7 110 (13.82%) Software Engineering
8 109 (13.69%) E-Commerce
9 87 (10.93%) BDD
10 78 (9.80%) Unit Testing
11 75 (9.42%) OOP
12 70 (8.79%) Responsive Web Design
13 63 (7.91%) Open Source
14 58 (7.29%) Kanban
15 55 (6.91%) SDLC
16 54 (6.78%) Mentoring
17 49 (6.16%) SEO
18 48 (6.03%) Test Automation
18 48 (6.03%) Time Management
19 47 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 475 (59.67%) JavaScript
2 302 (37.94%) PHP
3 286 (35.93%) C#
4 178 (22.36%) SQL
5 151 (18.97%) Java
6 72 (9.05%) Ruby
7 48 (6.03%) Python
8 37 (4.65%) F#
9 27 (3.39%) TypeScript
9 27 (3.39%) VB.NET
10 25 (3.14%) T-SQL
11 23 (2.89%) Objective-C
12 21 (2.64%) Go
13 17 (2.14%) C
14 11 (1.38%) VBScript
15 10 (1.26%) Bash Shell
16 9 (1.13%) XPath
17 8 (1.01%) Apple Swift
17 8 (1.01%) Groovy
17 8 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 97 (12.19%) Degree
2 39 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (2.64%) Master's Degree
4 15 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.38%) MCPD
5 11 (1.38%) MCSD
6 4 (0.50%) HND
6 4 (0.50%) MCP
7 2 (0.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) ISEB
8 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.51%) QA
2 10 (1.26%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.13%) PMO
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (2.51%) Docker
2 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (4.40%) Kibana
2 9 (1.13%) Kubernetes
3 7 (0.88%) Capistrano
3 7 (0.88%) Puppet
4 1 (0.13%) Plesk
Vendors
1 95 (11.93%) Microsoft
2 79 (9.92%) Google
3 37 (4.65%) Adobe
4 25 (3.14%) SAP
5 22 (2.76%) Twitter
5 22 (2.76%) Zend
6 19 (2.39%) Oracle
7 16 (2.01%) Xamarin
8 13 (1.63%) Sitecore
9 11 (1.38%) Capita
10 10 (1.26%) CyberSource
10 10 (1.26%) PayPal
11 7 (0.88%) Cognos
11 7 (0.88%) Percona
12 6 (0.75%) Facebook
13 2 (0.25%) ParAccel
13 2 (0.25%) Tableau
13 2 (0.25%) Talend
13 2 (0.25%) Vertica
14 1 (0.13%) Rackspace