Period
to 18 January 2022

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

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
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 216 138 139
Rank change year-on-year -78 +1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 42 56 127
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.62% 1.62% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.70% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 117
10th Percentile £25,800 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £28,750 £35,000 £29,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% - +14.29%
75th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £52,750 £50,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.28% +1.18% -

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 6,389 3,291 6,503
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.63% 95.39% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4,893 2,571 5,474
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,066 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% +2.27%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Web Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022. 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 -52 23 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Shropshire -14 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Warwickshire -33 5 £41,250 +10.00%
Worcestershire 0 3 £70,000 +57.30% 1
Solihull -4 1 £37,500 +30.43%
Staffordshire -22 1 £50,000 +14.29%
Walsall - 1 - -
Dudley - 1 £35,000 -
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 42 (100.00%) Web Development
2 35 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 28 (66.67%) CSS
4 25 (59.52%) HTML
5 19 (45.24%) PHP
6 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (33.33%) Front End Development
8 12 (28.57%) MySQL
9 11 (26.19%) Marketing
9 11 (26.19%) HTML5
9 11 (26.19%) User Experience
10 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
10 10 (23.81%) MVC
11 9 (21.43%) Scrum
11 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
11 9 (21.43%) Project Management
12 8 (19.05%) C#
12 8 (19.05%) .NET
12 8 (19.05%) Sass
12 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
12 8 (19.05%) TypeScript
12 8 (19.05%) Social Skills
13 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (16.67%) Degree
13 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 7 (16.67%) Node.js
13 7 (16.67%) AWS
14 6 (14.29%) CSS3
14 6 (14.29%) UX Design
14 6 (14.29%) WordPress

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 6 (14.29%) WordPress
2 4 (9.52%) CMS
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) OpenCart
2 2 (4.76%) Shopify
3 1 (2.38%) Magento
3 1 (2.38%) nopCommerce
3 1 (2.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) AWS
2 4 (9.52%) GitHub
2 4 (9.52%) GitHub Actions
3 2 (4.76%) Azure
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) GCP
4 1 (2.38%) Slack
4 1 (2.38%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) MySQL
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) MS Access
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.90%) Mocha
3 4 (9.52%) Codeship
4 2 (4.76%) Cypress.io
4 2 (4.76%) gulp
5 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.38%) webpack
General
1 11 (26.19%) Marketing
2 8 (19.05%) Social Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Automotive
3 3 (7.14%) Games
3 3 (7.14%) Organisational Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Law
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) CSS
2 25 (59.52%) HTML
3 11 (26.19%) HTML5
4 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
5 8 (19.05%) .NET
5 8 (19.05%) Sass
6 7 (16.67%) Node.js
7 6 (14.29%) CSS3
7 6 (14.29%) React
8 5 (11.90%) jQuery
8 5 (11.90%) RESTful
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.52%) Laravel
10 3 (7.14%) .NET Core
10 3 (7.14%) Jest
10 3 (7.14%) REST
11 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.76%) GraphQL
11 2 (4.76%) Next.js
11 2 (4.76%) Tailwind CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) User Experience
2 5 (11.90%) Life Science
3 3 (7.14%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) Legacy Applications
4 1 (2.38%) Legacy Code
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Tandem
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Web Development
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 10 (23.81%) MVC
5 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 9 (21.43%) Project Management
5 9 (21.43%) Scrum
6 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
7 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (14.29%) UX Design
9 5 (11.90%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (11.90%) Micro Frontends
9 5 (11.90%) Microservices
9 5 (11.90%) Software Architecture
10 4 (9.52%) DevOps
10 4 (9.52%) Full Stack Development
10 4 (9.52%) Progressive Web App
10 4 (9.52%) Prototyping
10 4 (9.52%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (45.24%) PHP
3 8 (19.05%) C#
3 8 (19.05%) TypeScript
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 5 (11.90%) Ruby
6 3 (7.14%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.76%) ES6
7 2 (4.76%) VB
7 2 (4.76%) VB6
7 2 (4.76%) VBA
8 1 (2.38%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.38%) Java
8 1 (2.38%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) Accessibility
2 4 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Plesk
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Packer
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Agilent
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) HubSpot
4 1 (2.38%) Google