Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 13 December 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 78 94
Rank change year-on-year -55 +16 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 176 351 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.15% 3.49% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 3.61% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 162 324 298
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +3.70%
10th Percentile £22,275 £24,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.36%

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 7,853 9,729 10,683
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.61% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6,055 7,948 8,473
West Midlands median annual salary £43,429 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,990 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in the West Midlands

Web Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in the West Midlands

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in the West Midlands

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 Web Developer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 December 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 -35 46 £28,500 -18.57% 10
Sutton Coldfield -1 42 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Staffordshire +16 25 £37,500 +15.38% 10
Worcestershire -31 13 £31,250 -8.76% 9
Walsall +1 12 £32,500 -23.53%
Warwickshire -4 9 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Coventry +8 8 £35,500 -8.97% 5
Shropshire -11 7 £36,000 +20.00% 1
Solihull -27 4 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Dudley -23 3 £27,500 +0.92%
Herefordshire -5 2 £21,500 -14.00% 1
Wolverhampton +6 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Stourbridge - 1 £32,500 -
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 West Midlands region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 169 (96.02%) Web Development
2 148 (84.09%) JavaScript
3 141 (80.11%) HTML
4 139 (78.98%) CSS
5 103 (58.52%) C#
6 86 (48.86%) MVC
7 84 (47.73%) SQL
7 84 (47.73%) .NET
8 63 (35.80%) AngularJS
9 54 (30.68%) PHP
10 51 (28.98%) jQuery
11 48 (27.27%) ASP.NET
12 44 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 39 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (20.45%) Git (software)
15 35 (19.89%) CMS
16 33 (18.75%) HTML5
17 31 (17.61%) MySQL
17 31 (17.61%) User Experience
18 30 (17.05%) Laravel
19 29 (16.48%) Umbraco
20 28 (15.91%) CSS3
20 28 (15.91%) Finance
21 24 (13.64%) SEO
22 23 (13.07%) Ajax
23 22 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
24 20 (11.36%) Degree
25 19 (10.80%) Front End Development
26 18 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
26 18 (10.23%) WCF

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 35 (19.89%) CMS
2 29 (16.48%) Umbraco
3 16 (9.09%) Joomla!
4 11 (6.25%) WordPress
5 4 (2.27%) Drupal
5 4 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.14%) Moodle
7 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.57%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.57%) GeoServer
Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Magento
2 2 (1.14%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.25%) GitHub
3 3 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.70%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.70%) IaaS
3 3 (1.70%) PaaS
3 3 (1.70%) Silverpop
4 1 (0.57%) AdWords
4 1 (0.57%) Office 365
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (17.61%) MySQL
3 10 (5.68%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.11%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.55%) Redis
6 6 (3.41%) InterSystems Cache
7 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.57%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.57%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.57%) GIS
10 1 (0.57%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 36 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.66%) Visual Studio
3 16 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.84%) Bitbucket
4 5 (2.84%) JIRA
4 5 (2.84%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (2.27%) Subversion
6 3 (1.70%) git-flow
6 3 (1.70%) Selenium
6 3 (1.70%) Visual Studio Code
7 2 (1.14%) gulp
8 1 (0.57%) Grunt
General
1 28 (15.91%) Finance
2 6 (3.41%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.27%) Back Office
3 4 (2.27%) Law
3 4 (2.27%) Marketing
4 2 (1.14%) Automotive
4 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.14%) Games
4 2 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (80.11%) HTML
2 139 (78.98%) CSS
3 84 (47.73%) .NET
4 63 (35.80%) AngularJS
5 51 (28.98%) jQuery
6 48 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 33 (18.75%) HTML5
8 30 (17.05%) Laravel
9 28 (15.91%) CSS3
10 23 (13.07%) Ajax
11 22 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (10.23%) WCF
13 17 (9.66%) .NET Framework
13 17 (9.66%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (9.66%) React
13 17 (9.66%) Web Services
14 16 (9.09%) Entity Framework
14 16 (9.09%) Node.js
15 15 (8.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (7.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.61%) User Experience
2 13 (7.39%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.68%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (5.11%) Graphic Design
5 8 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 8 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.27%) New Media
6 4 (2.27%) NHS
7 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.70%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.98%) Linux
2 5 (2.84%) Windows
3 4 (2.27%) Android
3 4 (2.27%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (96.02%) Web Development
2 86 (48.86%) MVC
3 39 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (13.64%) SEO
5 19 (10.80%) Front End Development
6 18 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (6.82%) Web Design
8 11 (6.25%) Migration
8 11 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 10 (5.68%) Data Analysis
9 10 (5.68%) E-Commerce
9 10 (5.68%) Mobile Application Development
9 10 (5.68%) Scrum
10 9 (5.11%) CRM
11 8 (4.55%) Business Development
11 8 (4.55%) OOP
11 8 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (3.98%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (3.98%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 148 (84.09%) JavaScript
2 103 (58.52%) C#
3 84 (47.73%) SQL
4 54 (30.68%) PHP
5 17 (9.66%) T-SQL
6 14 (7.95%) VB.NET
7 9 (5.11%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 9 (5.11%) VBScript
8 7 (3.98%) TypeScript
9 5 (2.84%) Ruby
10 3 (1.70%) ES6
10 3 (1.70%) ES7
10 3 (1.70%) Java
10 3 (1.70%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.14%) C++
11 2 (1.14%) XPath
12 1 (0.57%) ES8
12 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.57%) Python
12 1 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (11.36%) Degree
2 13 (7.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (5.68%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.98%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.70%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.70%) WAI
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.84%) Google
3 3 (1.70%) IBM
3 3 (1.70%) Oracle
3 3 (1.70%) Zend
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe
4 1 (0.57%) Apple