Period
to 18 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Development
England > North West
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 39 27
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Web Development 668 887 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.48% 6.72% 7.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.00% 7.36% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 597 794 768
North West median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.48% -2.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,663 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,600 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 11,139 12,056 10,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.35% 91.32% 90.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8,961 9,725 8,777
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 August 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 August 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 -6 460 £40,000 - 85
Cheshire -21 103 £37,500 +7.14% 35
Lancashire -9 63 £37,500 +7.14% 17
Merseyside +10 39 £40,000 +14.29% 10
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Web Development.

1 425 (63.62%) JavaScript
2 415 (62.13%) HTML
3 375 (56.14%) CSS
4 272 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
5 270 (40.42%) MVC
6 268 (40.12%) .NET
7 266 (39.82%) C#
8 204 (30.54%) PHP
9 202 (30.24%) AngularJS
10 197 (29.49%) SQL
11 196 (29.34%) ASP.NET
12 189 (28.29%) SQL Server
13 170 (25.45%) Java
14 151 (22.60%) MySQL
15 148 (22.16%) jQuery
16 130 (19.46%) Git (software)
17 126 (18.86%) HTML5
18 111 (16.62%) Scrum
19 106 (15.87%) React
20 104 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
21 102 (15.27%) OO
22 90 (13.47%) TDD
22 90 (13.47%) CSS3
23 89 (13.32%) Software Engineering
23 89 (13.32%) Web Services
23 89 (13.32%) User Experience
24 88 (13.17%) Node.js
25 80 (11.98%) Advertising
25 80 (11.98%) RESTful
26 79 (11.83%) E-Commerce

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 44 (6.59%) CMS
1 44 (6.59%) WordPress
2 20 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (2.25%) Umbraco
4 14 (2.10%) Drupal
5 13 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.65%) Apache
6 11 (1.65%) Apache Pig
6 11 (1.65%) Apache Spark
6 11 (1.65%) IIS
7 9 (1.35%) nginx
8 5 (0.75%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.30%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.30%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.30%) Perch
9 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.15%) EPiServer
Applications
1 29 (4.34%) Photoshop
2 16 (2.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.30%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 35 (5.24%) Magento
2 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.30%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.15%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.15%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.15%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.15%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 63 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.54%) GitHub
4 16 (2.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 14 (2.10%) npm
6 13 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.20%) SaaS
8 5 (0.75%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.75%) Google Tag Manager
9 4 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.60%) Twilio
10 3 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.45%) Office 365
11 2 (0.30%) Asana
11 2 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.30%) Google Play
11 2 (0.30%) Heroku
11 2 (0.30%) Serverless
11 2 (0.30%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.54%) HTTP
2 10 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (1.20%) Network Security
4 7 (1.05%) SSL
5 5 (0.75%) Internet
6 4 (0.60%) Intranet
7 3 (0.45%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (0.45%) VoIP
8 2 (0.30%) DHCP
8 2 (0.30%) OpenVPN
8 2 (0.30%) SAN
8 2 (0.30%) SMS
8 2 (0.30%) VPN
9 1 (0.15%) Broadband
9 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.15%) Skype
9 1 (0.15%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (28.29%) SQL Server
2 151 (22.60%) MySQL
3 31 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (4.34%) SQL Server 2016
5 26 (3.89%) MongoDB
5 26 (3.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (3.44%) Hadoop
6 23 (3.44%) NoSQL
7 20 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (2.69%) Relational Database
9 17 (2.54%) Big Data
10 16 (2.40%) Redis
11 12 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.65%) Apache Hive
12 11 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.65%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 130 (19.46%) Git (software)
2 41 (6.14%) Grunt
3 33 (4.94%) gulp
4 25 (3.74%) Visual Studio
5 22 (3.29%) TeamCity
5 22 (3.29%) webpack
6 20 (2.99%) Subversion
7 14 (2.10%) Jenkins
8 12 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (1.65%) JIRA
9 11 (1.65%) Selenium
10 8 (1.20%) Maven
11 7 (1.05%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.90%) Axure RP
12 6 (0.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 6 (0.90%) Gradle
12 6 (0.90%) Jasmine
13 4 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
14 3 (0.45%) PhantomJS
General
1 80 (11.98%) Advertising
2 64 (9.58%) Finance
3 44 (6.59%) Marketing
4 29 (4.34%) Games
5 25 (3.74%) Retail
6 24 (3.59%) Legal
7 18 (2.69%) Banking
8 9 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.20%) Automotive
9 8 (1.20%) Back Office
10 4 (0.60%) Brand Awareness
11 3 (0.45%) Law
11 3 (0.45%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.30%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Military
13 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 537 (80.39%) Developer
2 207 (30.99%) Web Developer
3 169 (25.30%) .NET Developer
4 129 (19.31%) C# Developer
5 113 (16.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 85 (12.72%) Senior Developer
7 66 (9.88%) PHP Developer
8 61 (9.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 56 (8.38%) Junior
9 56 (8.38%) Junior Developer
10 46 (6.89%) ASP.NET Developer
11 44 (6.59%) .NET Web Developer
12 43 (6.44%) JavaScript Developer
13 41 (6.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 38 (5.69%) Software Developer
15 36 (5.39%) Designer
15 36 (5.39%) Full Stack Developer
15 36 (5.39%) Java Developer
16 34 (5.09%) C# Web Developer
16 34 (5.09%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (62.13%) HTML
2 375 (56.14%) CSS
3 268 (40.12%) .NET
4 202 (30.24%) AngularJS
5 196 (29.34%) ASP.NET
6 148 (22.16%) jQuery
7 126 (18.86%) HTML5
8 106 (15.87%) React
9 104 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 90 (13.47%) CSS3
11 89 (13.32%) Web Services
12 88 (13.17%) Node.js
13 80 (11.98%) RESTful
14 75 (11.23%) .NET Framework
15 74 (11.08%) REST
16 72 (10.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 64 (9.58%) Laravel
18 60 (8.98%) XML
19 59 (8.83%) Sass
20 52 (7.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 89 (13.32%) User Experience
2 65 (9.73%) Computer Science
3 44 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (4.79%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
7 17 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.50%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.35%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.20%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 5 (0.75%) Fintech
12 5 (0.75%) Life Science
12 5 (0.75%) LIMS
12 5 (0.75%) Minimum Viable Product
13 3 (0.45%) Social Media
14 2 (0.30%) Animation
14 2 (0.30%) Data Protection Act
14 2 (0.30%) Graphic Design
14 2 (0.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 53 (7.93%) Linux
2 38 (5.69%) Android
3 33 (4.94%) Windows
4 28 (4.19%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.65%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.60%) Debian
7 3 (0.45%) Unix
7 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.30%) CentOS
8 2 (0.30%) SUSE
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (40.42%) MVC
3 111 (16.62%) Scrum
4 102 (15.27%) OO
5 90 (13.47%) TDD
6 89 (13.32%) Software Engineering
7 79 (11.83%) E-Commerce
8 72 (10.78%) Front End Development
9 71 (10.63%) SDLC
10 70 (10.48%) OOP
11 66 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
12 62 (9.28%) Responsive Web Design
13 57 (8.53%) Mentoring
14 46 (6.89%) DevOps
14 46 (6.89%) Unit Testing
15 45 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
16 43 (6.44%) BDD
17 36 (5.39%) Kanban
18 34 (5.09%) Test Automation
18 34 (5.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 425 (63.62%) JavaScript
2 266 (39.82%) C#
3 204 (30.54%) PHP
4 197 (29.49%) SQL
5 170 (25.45%) Java
6 52 (7.78%) Ruby
7 51 (7.63%) Python
8 24 (3.59%) VB.NET
9 20 (2.99%) C
9 20 (2.99%) F#
9 20 (2.99%) T-SQL
10 18 (2.69%) C++
11 17 (2.54%) TypeScript
12 16 (2.40%) Go
13 15 (2.25%) Bash Shell
13 15 (2.25%) VB
14 14 (2.10%) Java 8
15 12 (1.80%) Perl
16 11 (1.65%) VB6
17 10 (1.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 62 (9.28%) Degree
2 26 (3.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.50%) CISSP
3 10 (1.50%) CREST Certified
3 10 (1.50%) SANS
4 6 (0.90%) Master's Degree
5 5 (0.75%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.60%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.30%) MCP
9 1 (0.15%) CSQA
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.15%) PhD
9 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.14%) GDPR
2 17 (2.54%) QA
3 15 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.80%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.90%) Web Application Security Consortium
6 5 (0.75%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.75%) GCP
6 5 (0.75%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (1.65%) Docker
2 8 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.45%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (2.99%) Kibana
2 3 (0.45%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.15%) Puppet
4 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (8.83%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.29%) Google
3 26 (3.89%) Zend
4 21 (3.14%) Twitter
5 18 (2.69%) Adobe
6 15 (2.25%) Capita
7 14 (2.10%) Oracle
8 11 (1.65%) Cisco
9 10 (1.50%) VMware
10 9 (1.35%) SAP
10 9 (1.35%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.75%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.45%) Cloudera
12 3 (0.45%) Cognos
13 2 (0.30%) Apple
13 2 (0.30%) Facebook
13 2 (0.30%) IBM
13 2 (0.30%) WooCommerce
14 1 (0.15%) Kony
14 1 (0.15%) Optimizely