Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 106 58
Rank change year-on-year +21 -48 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 330 305 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.29% 2.66% 4.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.42% 2.77% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 303 309 412
West Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,500 £43,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +1.32% +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 9662 11010 10558
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 96.17% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7945 8725 8776
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +31 103 £35,000 -6.67% 5
Warwickshire +6 49 £32,500 -
Worcestershire +11 39 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Staffordshire -35 30 £32,500 -4.41% 7
Solihull +18 29 £34,000 +4.62% 1
Shropshire -3 19 £32,500 +20.37% 2
Halesowen - 19 £32,500 - 1
Coventry -15 12 £39,000 +9.09%
Walsall +10 8 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Dudley - 7 £27,250 -
Wolverhampton -2 5 £32,500 +20.37%
Herefordshire 0 4 £24,500 -34.67%
Brierley Hill - 4 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £40,000 - 1
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Web Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 319 (96.67%) Web Development
2 284 (86.06%) JavaScript
3 265 (80.30%) HTML
4 242 (73.33%) CSS
5 169 (51.21%) PHP
6 156 (47.27%) AngularJS
7 155 (46.97%) jQuery
8 143 (43.33%) MVC
9 141 (42.73%) MySQL
10 115 (34.85%) C#
11 111 (33.64%) .NET
12 107 (32.42%) SQL
13 105 (31.82%) HTML5
14 86 (26.06%) SQL Server
15 79 (23.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 76 (23.03%) ASP.NET
17 73 (22.12%) Front End Development
18 64 (19.39%) Git (software)
19 63 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
20 57 (17.27%) Linux
21 52 (15.76%) LAMP
21 52 (15.76%) Sass
21 52 (15.76%) Laravel
22 50 (15.15%) Node.js
23 49 (14.85%) CSS3
24 47 (14.24%) Marketing
25 45 (13.64%) CMS
25 45 (13.64%) Mobile App
26 44 (13.33%) React
26 44 (13.33%) OO

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 45 (13.64%) CMS
2 34 (10.30%) WordPress
3 20 (6.06%) Drupal
4 19 (5.76%) Apache
5 9 (2.73%) IIS
6 7 (2.12%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.21%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.91%) ExpressionEngine
8 3 (0.91%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.61%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.30%) DNN
10 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.30%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (5.45%) Photoshop
2 15 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.30%) InDesign
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.03%) Magento
2 2 (0.61%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.30%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.55%) npm
2 6 (1.82%) GitHub
3 4 (1.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.91%) Force.com
4 3 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.30%) IaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Office 365
6 1 (0.30%) PaaS
6 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.12%) ATM
2 6 (1.82%) AMQP
3 3 (0.91%) DNS
3 3 (0.91%) HTTP
4 2 (0.61%) Internet
4 2 (0.61%) SMS
4 2 (0.61%) SMTP
5 1 (0.30%) FTP
5 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) SSH
5 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (42.73%) MySQL
2 86 (26.06%) SQL Server
3 37 (11.21%) NoSQL
4 12 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.42%) Big Data
6 6 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.61%) phpMyAdmin
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 64 (19.39%) Git (software)
2 30 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 20 (6.06%) JUnit
4 13 (3.94%) Grunt
4 13 (3.94%) gulp
4 13 (3.94%) PHPUnit
5 12 (3.64%) Selenium
6 9 (2.73%) Subversion
7 7 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.82%) Mocha
9 5 (1.52%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.61%) jMock
10 2 (0.61%) Mockito
10 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.61%) Xdebug
11 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.30%) Bower
11 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.30%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 47 (14.24%) Marketing
2 36 (10.91%) Finance
3 33 (10.00%) Games
4 30 (9.09%) Retail
5 16 (4.85%) Automotive
6 15 (4.55%) Back Office
6 15 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 12 (3.64%) Advertising
8 3 (0.91%) Electronics
8 3 (0.91%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (80.30%) HTML
2 242 (73.33%) CSS
3 156 (47.27%) AngularJS
4 155 (46.97%) jQuery
5 111 (33.64%) .NET
6 105 (31.82%) HTML5
7 79 (23.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 76 (23.03%) ASP.NET
9 52 (15.76%) LAMP
9 52 (15.76%) Laravel
9 52 (15.76%) Sass
10 50 (15.15%) Node.js
11 49 (14.85%) CSS3
12 44 (13.33%) React
13 41 (12.42%) .NET Framework
14 39 (11.82%) XML
15 32 (9.70%) Entity Framework
15 32 (9.70%) Web Services
16 31 (9.39%) Symfony
17 29 (8.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 40 (12.12%) User Experience
3 19 (5.76%) Social Media
4 17 (5.15%) Linux Command Line
5 16 (4.85%) BBC
5 16 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (3.94%) Online Games
7 5 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.21%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.91%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.91%) NHS
10 2 (0.61%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.61%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.61%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.61%) FMCG
10 2 (0.61%) W3C
11 1 (0.30%) Blog
11 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.30%) New Media
11 1 (0.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (17.27%) Linux
2 40 (12.12%) Windows
3 14 (4.24%) Android
3 14 (4.24%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.91%) Debian
5 2 (0.61%) CentOS
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (96.67%) Web Development
2 143 (43.33%) MVC
3 73 (22.12%) Front End Development
4 63 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (13.33%) OO
6 36 (10.91%) Mobile Application Development
7 32 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 29 (8.79%) TDD
10 28 (8.48%) E-Commerce
11 26 (7.88%) Content Management
12 22 (6.67%) Project Management
12 22 (6.67%) Scrum
13 19 (5.76%) Customer Requirements
13 19 (5.76%) OO PHP
13 19 (5.76%) OOP
14 18 (5.45%) API Integration
15 16 (4.85%) Test Automation
16 15 (4.55%) SEO
16 15 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 284 (86.06%) JavaScript
2 169 (51.21%) PHP
3 115 (34.85%) C#
4 107 (32.42%) SQL
5 25 (7.58%) Java
6 21 (6.36%) T-SQL
6 21 (6.36%) VB.NET
7 16 (4.85%) TypeScript
8 12 (3.64%) C
9 9 (2.73%) Ruby
9 9 (2.73%) VB
10 8 (2.42%) Go
11 7 (2.12%) Python
12 6 (1.82%) ES6
13 3 (0.91%) PHP 7
13 3 (0.91%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.61%) Perl
15 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (6.06%) Degree
2 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.30%) MCSD
4 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.73%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (6.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.06%) Adobe
3 11 (3.33%) Google
4 8 (2.42%) Progress
4 8 (2.42%) Zend
5 6 (1.82%) Telerik
6 3 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.61%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.30%) Cognos
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle
8 1 (0.30%) Reuters
8 1 (0.30%) VMware