Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 6 months to 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Development
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 44 26
Rank change year-on-year -3 -18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Web Development 380 478 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.98% 5.26% 7.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 5.78% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 348 436 710
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £23,713 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,125 £51,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Web Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,048 8,268 9,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 92.29% 90.90% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5,592 6,313 7,554
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,913
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Web Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in the West Midlands

Web Development
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Web Development in the West Midlands

Web Development
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Web Development in the West Midlands

Web Development
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 Development within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. 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 -4 86 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Warwickshire -5 63 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Coventry +7 50 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Staffordshire -9 50 £35,000 -12.50% 19
Solihull -11 32 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Sutton Coldfield +5 25 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Worcestershire -17 25 £42,000 +29.23% 20
Shropshire +2 13 £25,000 -16.67% 4
Herefordshire -16 12 £42,500 +115.19% 2
Wednesbury - 6 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton +22 4 £19,000 -40.63% 3
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Web Development.

1 269 (70.79%) JavaScript
2 239 (62.89%) HTML
2 239 (62.89%) CSS
3 176 (46.32%) C#
4 163 (42.89%) .NET
5 160 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 129 (33.95%) MVC
7 119 (31.32%) PHP
8 113 (29.74%) ASP.NET
9 105 (27.63%) AngularJS
10 99 (26.05%) HTML5
11 96 (25.26%) SQL
12 91 (23.95%) MySQL
13 77 (20.26%) jQuery
14 75 (19.74%) Git (software)
15 74 (19.47%) SQL Server
16 69 (18.16%) Laravel
17 68 (17.89%) React
18 65 (17.11%) OO
19 61 (16.05%) TDD
20 60 (15.79%) Web Services
20 60 (15.79%) CSS3
21 57 (15.00%) Docker
22 56 (14.74%) .NET Framework
23 54 (14.21%) Scrum
24 52 (13.68%) Microsoft
24 52 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
25 50 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
25 50 (13.16%) Node.js
26 45 (11.84%) Spring

Web Development
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 28 (7.37%) CMS
2 16 (4.21%) Umbraco
3 11 (2.89%) WordPress
4 9 (2.37%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.11%) Drupal
6 6 (1.58%) Joomla!
7 5 (1.32%) Confluence
8 3 (0.79%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.53%) Apache
10 1 (0.26%) IIS
10 1 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (2.63%) Magento
2 6 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.53%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.26%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.47%) AWS
2 30 (7.89%) Azure
3 17 (4.47%) SaaS
4 15 (3.95%) Amazon SQS
4 15 (3.95%) AWS Lambda
4 15 (3.95%) Serverless
5 14 (3.68%) AWS IoT
6 8 (2.11%) npm
7 7 (1.84%) Heroku
8 5 (1.32%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.05%) PaaS
10 3 (0.79%) IaaS
11 2 (0.53%) GitHub
12 1 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.26%) Office 365
12 1 (0.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.00%) HTTP
2 14 (3.68%) FTP
2 14 (3.68%) MQTT
2 14 (3.68%) SMTP
2 14 (3.68%) SSH
3 6 (1.58%) Internet
4 3 (0.79%) SSL
5 2 (0.53%) Broadband
5 2 (0.53%) Intranet
6 1 (0.26%) Firewall
6 1 (0.26%) RTP
6 1 (0.26%) SAN
6 1 (0.26%) WAN
6 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (23.95%) MySQL
2 74 (19.47%) SQL Server
3 24 (6.32%) MongoDB
4 22 (5.79%) NoSQL
5 21 (5.53%) Relational Database
6 16 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
8 14 (3.68%) Amazon Aurora
8 14 (3.68%) Amazon Redshift
9 12 (3.16%) MariaDB
10 11 (2.89%) Redis
11 9 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.84%) Couchbase
14 5 (1.32%) Power BI
15 2 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.53%) RavenDB
15 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
15 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 75 (19.74%) Git (software)
2 31 (8.16%) JIRA
3 16 (4.21%) Selenium
3 16 (4.21%) Visual Studio
4 12 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.89%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.89%) Subversion
5 11 (2.89%) Vagrant
6 9 (2.37%) Mercurial
7 6 (1.58%) gulp
7 6 (1.58%) Jasmine
7 6 (1.58%) Protractor
8 5 (1.32%) Bugzilla
8 5 (1.32%) JIRA Agile
8 5 (1.32%) JSUnit
9 4 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.05%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.05%) webpack
10 3 (0.79%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.79%) Grunt
General
1 36 (9.47%) Games
2 26 (6.84%) Marketing
3 14 (3.68%) Retail
4 13 (3.42%) Finance
5 8 (2.11%) Public Sector
6 7 (1.84%) Back Office
7 5 (1.32%) Advertising
7 5 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.53%) Local Government
8 2 (0.53%) Social Housing
9 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 348 (91.58%) Developer
2 140 (36.84%) Web Developer
3 66 (17.37%) PHP Developer
4 65 (17.11%) .NET Developer
5 58 (15.26%) Senior Developer
6 50 (13.16%) Full Stack Developer
7 45 (11.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 41 (10.79%) C# Developer
9 38 (10.00%) Software Developer
10 27 (7.11%) C# .NET Developer
10 27 (7.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 22 (5.79%) Junior
11 22 (5.79%) Junior Developer
12 20 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
13 18 (4.74%) Senior Software Developer
14 17 (4.47%) Full Stack Web Developer
14 17 (4.47%) JavaScript Developer
14 17 (4.47%) Lead Developer
15 16 (4.21%) React Developer
15 16 (4.21%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (62.89%) CSS
1 239 (62.89%) HTML
2 163 (42.89%) .NET
3 113 (29.74%) ASP.NET
4 105 (27.63%) AngularJS
5 99 (26.05%) HTML5
6 77 (20.26%) jQuery
7 69 (18.16%) Laravel
8 68 (17.89%) React
9 60 (15.79%) CSS3
9 60 (15.79%) Web Services
10 56 (14.74%) .NET Framework
11 50 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
11 50 (13.16%) Node.js
12 45 (11.84%) Spring
13 30 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (7.89%) RESTful
14 29 (7.63%) REST
15 28 (7.37%) Ajax
15 28 (7.37%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.58%) User Experience
2 19 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 18 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (4.21%) Xbox
5 15 (3.95%) Algorithms
6 14 (3.68%) Smart Home
7 12 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (2.89%) Graphic Design
9 10 (2.63%) iPad
9 10 (2.63%) Social Media
10 8 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (1.58%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.58%) NHS
11 6 (1.58%) Web 2.0
12 5 (1.32%) Mobile Games
13 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.05%) Grid Computing
14 3 (0.79%) New Media
14 3 (0.79%) N-Tier
15 2 (0.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 41 (10.79%) Linux
2 9 (2.37%) Mac OS
3 8 (2.11%) Android
4 7 (1.84%) Unix
4 7 (1.84%) Windows
5 6 (1.58%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (33.95%) MVC
3 65 (17.11%) OO
4 61 (16.05%) TDD
5 54 (14.21%) Scrum
6 52 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
7 41 (10.79%) Unit Testing
8 39 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 38 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (9.74%) Test Automation
11 34 (8.95%) Software Engineering
12 31 (8.16%) E-Commerce
12 31 (8.16%) Front End Development
13 29 (7.63%) Computer Science
14 28 (7.37%) Project Management
15 26 (6.84%) DevOps
16 24 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
16 24 (6.32%) OOP
17 23 (6.05%) OOD
18 21 (5.53%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 269 (70.79%) JavaScript
2 176 (46.32%) C#
3 119 (31.32%) PHP
4 96 (25.26%) SQL
5 43 (11.32%) Python
6 42 (11.05%) Java
7 27 (7.11%) TypeScript
8 23 (6.05%) ES6
9 21 (5.53%) C
10 17 (4.47%) T-SQL
11 12 (3.16%) Ruby
12 7 (1.84%) Objective-C
12 7 (1.84%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.58%) Apple Swift
13 6 (1.58%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.32%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.32%) VB
15 4 (1.05%) C++
15 4 (1.05%) Erlang
15 4 (1.05%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 26 (6.84%) Degree
2 6 (1.58%) DBS Check
3 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.26%) CCNA
4 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.26%) MCITP
4 1 (0.26%) MCP
4 1 (0.26%) MCSA
4 1 (0.26%) MCSE
4 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) GDPR
2 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (15.00%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) HDFS
2 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.53%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.53%) Puppet
3 1 (0.26%) Ansible
3 1 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.68%) Zend
3 5 (1.32%) Oracle
4 4 (1.05%) Fujitsu
5 3 (0.79%) Adobe
5 3 (0.79%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.53%) Infor
6 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.53%) Spotify
7 1 (0.26%) Apple
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco
7 1 (0.26%) Cognos
7 1 (0.26%) HP
7 1 (0.26%) IBM
7 1 (0.26%) Informatica
7 1 (0.26%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.26%) Sophos
7 1 (0.26%) Sun
7 1 (0.26%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.26%) WooCommerce