Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Web Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 287 310
Rank change year-on-year +42 +23 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Web Developer 67 39 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.39% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 61 43 21
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09% +20.55%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,650 £37,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £51,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 9,534 10,016 10,673
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 96.99% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7,536 8,024 8,912
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 22 February 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 22 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
Birmingham +28 21 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Solihull +4 15 £38,000 -5.00%
Worcestershire +14 8 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Walsall - 6 £42,500 -
Herefordshire +19 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Staffordshire -2 3 £40,000 - 5
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 62 (92.54%) Web Development
2 61 (91.04%) JavaScript
3 51 (76.12%) HTML
4 46 (68.66%) CSS
5 43 (64.18%) PHP
6 41 (61.19%) MySQL
7 25 (37.31%) LAMP
8 23 (34.33%) SQL
8 23 (34.33%) Linux
9 21 (31.34%) C#
9 21 (31.34%) SQL Server
9 21 (31.34%) .NET
9 21 (31.34%) Front End Development
10 20 (29.85%) Project Management
11 19 (28.36%) MVC
11 19 (28.36%) Node.js
12 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (25.37%) jQuery
13 17 (25.37%) Java
14 15 (22.39%) Apache
14 15 (22.39%) Line Management
15 14 (20.90%) Laravel
15 14 (20.90%) Symfony
16 13 (19.40%) Ajax
16 13 (19.40%) Drupal
17 12 (17.91%) RESTful
17 12 (17.91%) CRM
17 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
18 11 (16.42%) XML
18 11 (16.42%) Git (software)

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 15 (22.39%) Apache
2 13 (19.40%) Drupal
3 7 (10.45%) WordPress
4 6 (8.96%) Umbraco
5 5 (7.46%) nginx
6 3 (4.48%) CMS
6 3 (4.48%) IIS
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.49%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.96%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) AMQP
2 5 (7.46%) SSH
3 2 (2.99%) DNS
3 2 (2.99%) HTTP
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 2 (2.99%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (61.19%) MySQL
2 21 (31.34%) SQL Server
3 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.96%) Big Data
5 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.43%) JUnit
3 6 (8.96%) gulp
3 6 (8.96%) Mocha
3 6 (8.96%) Selenium
3 6 (8.96%) Subversion
3 6 (8.96%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.46%) PHPUnit
4 5 (7.46%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.99%) Xdebug
6 1 (1.49%) JIRA
6 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (76.12%) HTML
2 46 (68.66%) CSS
3 25 (37.31%) LAMP
4 21 (31.34%) .NET
5 19 (28.36%) Node.js
6 17 (25.37%) jQuery
7 14 (20.90%) Laravel
7 14 (20.90%) Symfony
8 13 (19.40%) Ajax
9 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
9 12 (17.91%) RESTful
10 11 (16.42%) CodeIgniter
10 11 (16.42%) HTML5
10 11 (16.42%) XML
11 10 (14.93%) JSON
11 10 (14.93%) Web Services
12 9 (13.43%) AngularJS
13 8 (11.94%) Google Maps API
13 8 (11.94%) GWT
13 8 (11.94%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) User Experience
2 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.33%) Linux
2 7 (10.45%) Windows
3 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.48%) Android
4 3 (4.48%) Debian
5 2 (2.99%) CentOS
6 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (92.54%) Web Development
2 21 (31.34%) Front End Development
3 20 (29.85%) Project Management
4 19 (28.36%) MVC
5 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (22.39%) Line Management
7 12 (17.91%) CRM
8 11 (16.42%) Test Automation
9 9 (13.43%) API Integration
9 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.94%) Asset Management
10 8 (11.94%) OOP
11 7 (10.45%) ERP
12 6 (8.96%) Contact Management
12 6 (8.96%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (8.96%) Microservices
12 6 (8.96%) Time Management
13 5 (7.46%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (7.46%) Online Security
13 5 (7.46%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 61 (91.04%) JavaScript
2 43 (64.18%) PHP
3 23 (34.33%) SQL
4 21 (31.34%) C#
5 17 (25.37%) Java
6 9 (13.43%) Go
6 9 (13.43%) Ruby
7 5 (7.46%) C++
8 4 (5.97%) Elixir
9 3 (4.48%) C
9 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.48%) VB
10 2 (2.99%) Perl
10 2 (2.99%) Python
11 1 (1.49%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Google
2 5 (7.46%) Apple
2 5 (7.46%) WooCommerce
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.49%) Cognos
4 1 (1.49%) VMware
4 1 (1.49%) Xamarin