Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Web Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

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

Senior Web Developer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 273 329
Rank change year-on-year -1 +56 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Web Developer 33 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.41% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.42% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 22
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,025 £28,100 £33,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9,056 9,486 11,636
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 97.23% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7,007 7,870 9,387
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Web Developer in the West Midlands

Senior Web Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Web Developer in the West Midlands

Senior Web Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Web Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Web Developer in the West Midlands

Senior Web Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Web Developer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Staffordshire +8 11 £45,000 +57.89% 2
Birmingham -20 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Herefordshire +24 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Solihull +11 3 £38,000 -5.00%
Worcestershire +27 2 £36,500 -18.89% 1
Senior Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, Senior 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Web Developer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Web Development
2 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 25 (75.76%) CSS
4 24 (72.73%) HTML
5 21 (63.64%) PHP
6 17 (51.52%) SQL
7 15 (45.45%) .NET
8 14 (42.42%) MySQL
8 14 (42.42%) C#
8 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (39.39%) MVC
10 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 11 (33.33%) RESTful
11 8 (24.24%) Project Management
11 8 (24.24%) VB.NET
11 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
11 8 (24.24%) Linux
11 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
11 8 (24.24%) WordPress
12 7 (21.21%) Web Services
12 7 (21.21%) LAMP
12 7 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (18.18%) Google
13 6 (18.18%) Java
13 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
13 6 (18.18%) Node.js
13 6 (18.18%) User Experience
13 6 (18.18%) jQuery
14 5 (15.15%) Google Maps API

Senior Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (24.24%) WordPress
2 5 (15.15%) nginx
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Drupal
4 1 (3.03%) ColdFusion
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) MySQL
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Vagrant
3 3 (9.09%) JUnit
3 3 (9.09%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) CSS
2 24 (72.73%) HTML
3 15 (45.45%) .NET
4 11 (33.33%) RESTful
5 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
6 7 (21.21%) LAMP
6 7 (21.21%) Web Services
7 6 (18.18%) jQuery
7 6 (18.18%) Node.js
8 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (15.15%) Google Maps API
8 5 (15.15%) GWT
8 5 (15.15%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (15.15%) OpenLayers
9 4 (12.12%) CSS3
9 4 (12.12%) Laravel
9 4 (12.12%) Symfony
9 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) User Experience
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Web Development
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (39.39%) MVC
4 8 (24.24%) Project Management
4 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
5 7 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
6 5 (15.15%) Online Security
6 5 (15.15%) OOP
6 5 (15.15%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
8 3 (9.09%) API Integration
8 3 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (9.09%) Kanban
8 3 (9.09%) Line Management
8 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) TDD
8 3 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 21 (63.64%) PHP
3 17 (51.52%) SQL
4 14 (42.42%) C#
5 8 (24.24%) VB.NET
6 6 (18.18%) Java
6 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 5 (15.15%) C++
8 3 (9.09%) C
8 3 (9.09%) Elixir
8 3 (9.09%) Go
8 3 (9.09%) Ruby
9 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
9 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.03%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Google
2 5 (15.15%) Apple
2 5 (15.15%) WooCommerce
3 1 (3.03%) Xamarin