Period
to 25 February 2018

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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Development
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 27 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Web Development 697 730 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.13% 7.14% 7.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.08% 7.92% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 615 700 837
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,975 £23,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £53,875 £48,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 8,626 9,212 9,767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.28% 90.14% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6,728 7,249 8,117
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 February 2018.

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 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 -23 161 £35,000 -6.67% 32
Warwickshire +15 124 £36,250 +11.54% 14
Solihull +14 85 £34,000 -11.69% 7
Coventry -11 70 £43,750 +25.00% 10
Staffordshire -13 64 £35,000 -12.50% 25
Worcestershire +8 60 £35,000 - 11
Halesowen - 40 £32,500 -
Shropshire +8 29 £30,000 +11.11% 5
Wolverhampton -9 18 £40,750 +50.93% 3
Sutton Coldfield +9 11 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Walsall +5 10 £42,500 +16.44%
Herefordshire +22 7 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Dudley - 3 £25,000 -
Brierley Hill - 2 - -
Smethwick - 2 £50,000 -
Wednesbury - 2 £37,500 - 1
Stourbridge +2 1 £26,000 -35.00%
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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.

1 503 (72.17%) HTML
2 496 (71.16%) JavaScript
3 459 (65.85%) CSS
4 334 (47.92%) PHP
5 296 (42.47%) MVC
6 288 (41.32%) C#
7 264 (37.88%) .NET
8 234 (33.57%) jQuery
9 220 (31.56%) SQL
10 215 (30.85%) MySQL
11 194 (27.83%) AngularJS
12 190 (27.26%) ASP.NET
13 182 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
14 156 (22.38%) SQL Server
15 145 (20.80%) HTML5
16 116 (16.64%) Git (software)
16 116 (16.64%) Front End Development
17 112 (16.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 110 (15.78%) .NET Framework
19 105 (15.06%) ASP.NET MVC
20 100 (14.35%) Linux
21 98 (14.06%) Laravel
22 93 (13.34%) Entity Framework
23 92 (13.20%) Node.js
24 89 (12.77%) Microsoft
24 89 (12.77%) Java
25 87 (12.48%) User Experience
26 80 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web API
27 76 (10.90%) Marketing
28 74 (10.62%) OOP

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 68 (9.76%) WordPress
2 67 (9.61%) CMS
3 47 (6.74%) SharePoint
4 25 (3.59%) Apache
4 25 (3.59%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (3.59%) Drupal
5 13 (1.87%) Umbraco
6 10 (1.43%) Apache Solr
6 10 (1.43%) IIS
6 10 (1.43%) nginx
7 8 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (0.86%) ExpressionEngine
9 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.43%) JBoss
11 2 (0.29%) Confluence
11 2 (0.29%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.29%) Marvel
11 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.29%) WildFly
12 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 42 (6.03%) Photoshop
2 33 (4.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (1.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (1.00%) InDesign
5 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (3.16%) Magento
3 7 (1.00%) OpenCart
4 5 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (0.72%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.57%) Shopify
6 1 (0.14%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 1 (0.14%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (3.73%) PaaS
3 24 (3.44%) Office 365
4 21 (3.01%) IaaS
5 17 (2.44%) SaaS
6 16 (2.30%) npm
7 15 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (2.15%) GitHub
7 15 (2.15%) Serverless
8 6 (0.86%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.57%) AdWords
9 4 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.29%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.29%) Trello
12 1 (0.14%) BrowserStack
12 1 (0.14%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.29%) Broadband
2 8 (1.15%) DNS
2 8 (1.15%) Firewall
2 8 (1.15%) FTP
2 8 (1.15%) SSH
3 7 (1.00%) AMQP
3 7 (1.00%) Internet
4 5 (0.72%) CTI
5 3 (0.43%) SMS
6 2 (0.29%) HTTP
6 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.29%) Intranet
6 2 (0.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (30.85%) MySQL
2 156 (22.38%) SQL Server
3 64 (9.18%) NoSQL
4 19 (2.73%) MongoDB
4 19 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.01%) Big Data
6 12 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.00%) Cosmos DB
10 7 (1.00%) Data Lake
11 4 (0.57%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.43%) Power BI
13 2 (0.29%) MS Access
13 2 (0.29%) phpMyAdmin
14 1 (0.14%) Spark SQL
14 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 116 (16.64%) Git (software)
2 72 (10.33%) Visual Studio
3 27 (3.87%) Visual Studio Team System
4 26 (3.73%) JIRA
5 24 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (3.16%) JUnit
7 21 (3.01%) Selenium
8 20 (2.87%) Vagrant
9 14 (2.01%) gulp
10 13 (1.87%) Android Studio
10 13 (1.87%) PHPUnit
11 10 (1.43%) Bugzilla
11 10 (1.43%) Grunt
11 10 (1.43%) Subversion
12 7 (1.00%) Bitbucket
12 7 (1.00%) Mocha
13 6 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.57%) git-flow
15 3 (0.43%) jMock
15 3 (0.43%) SoapUI
General
1 76 (10.90%) Marketing
2 64 (9.18%) Games
3 54 (7.75%) Advertising
4 52 (7.46%) Finance
5 32 (4.59%) Retail
6 14 (2.01%) Automotive
7 11 (1.58%) Back Office
8 9 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.15%) Banking
10 4 (0.57%) Local Government
11 3 (0.43%) Legal
12 2 (0.29%) Brand Awareness
12 2 (0.29%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 609 (87.37%) Developer
2 329 (47.20%) Web Developer
3 175 (25.11%) PHP Developer
4 134 (19.23%) .NET Developer
5 116 (16.64%) PHP Web Developer
6 93 (13.34%) C# Developer
7 91 (13.06%) Senior Developer
8 81 (11.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 71 (10.19%) JavaScript Developer
10 69 (9.90%) C# .NET Developer
11 62 (8.90%) ASP.NET Developer
11 62 (8.90%) Junior
11 62 (8.90%) Senior Web Developer
12 60 (8.61%) Junior Developer
13 54 (7.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 53 (7.60%) Full Stack Developer
15 51 (7.32%) HTML Developer
16 49 (7.03%) Full Stack Web Developer
17 47 (6.74%) .NET Web Developer
18 40 (5.74%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 503 (72.17%) HTML
2 459 (65.85%) CSS
3 264 (37.88%) .NET
4 234 (33.57%) jQuery
5 194 (27.83%) AngularJS
6 190 (27.26%) ASP.NET
7 145 (20.80%) HTML5
8 112 (16.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 110 (15.78%) .NET Framework
10 105 (15.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 98 (14.06%) Laravel
12 93 (13.34%) Entity Framework
13 92 (13.20%) Node.js
14 80 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 73 (10.47%) CSS3
15 73 (10.47%) React
16 64 (9.18%) Web Services
17 58 (8.32%) LAMP
18 54 (7.75%) Sass
19 47 (6.74%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 87 (12.48%) User Experience
2 55 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 42 (6.03%) Greenfield Project
4 30 (4.30%) Social Media
5 26 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (3.44%) Computer Science
7 22 (3.16%) Linux Command Line
8 19 (2.73%) BBC
8 19 (2.73%) Graphic Design
9 15 (2.15%) Mobile Games
10 13 (1.87%) Private Cloud
11 10 (1.43%) NHS
12 9 (1.29%) Online Games
13 8 (1.15%) Blog
14 6 (0.86%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.72%) iPad
16 4 (0.57%) Data Centre
16 4 (0.57%) iPhone
16 4 (0.57%) Management Information System
16 4 (0.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 100 (14.35%) Linux
2 57 (8.18%) Android
3 46 (6.60%) Windows
4 37 (5.31%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.58%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.57%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.57%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.43%) Debian
8 2 (0.29%) CentOS
9 1 (0.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (42.47%) MVC
2 182 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (16.64%) Front End Development
4 74 (10.62%) OOP
5 71 (10.19%) Scrum
6 68 (9.76%) OO
7 62 (8.90%) E-Commerce
8 57 (8.18%) CRM
9 51 (7.32%) Software Engineering
9 51 (7.32%) Test Automation
10 49 (7.03%) Analytics
11 47 (6.74%) SEO
12 45 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
12 45 (6.46%) TDD
13 41 (5.88%) Mentoring
14 40 (5.74%) SDLC
15 39 (5.60%) Content Management
16 33 (4.73%) Migration
16 33 (4.73%) Mobile Application Development
17 29 (4.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 496 (71.16%) JavaScript
2 334 (47.92%) PHP
3 288 (41.32%) C#
4 220 (31.56%) SQL
5 89 (12.77%) Java
6 39 (5.60%) T-SQL
7 35 (5.02%) TypeScript
8 33 (4.73%) C++
9 30 (4.30%) Python
10 23 (3.30%) VB.NET
11 22 (3.16%) Ruby
12 21 (3.01%) PowerShell
13 19 (2.73%) C
14 17 (2.44%) Go
15 13 (1.87%) ES6
16 11 (1.58%) PHP 7
17 9 (1.29%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.72%) VB
19 4 (0.57%) Elixir
20 3 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (7.03%) Degree
2 13 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.29%) ISEB
4 6 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (0.86%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.29%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.14%) MCSD
7 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.02%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (5.16%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.87%) Docker
3 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.86%) cPanel
2 6 (0.86%) Plesk
3 4 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 89 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.16%) Google
3 27 (3.87%) Adobe
4 14 (2.01%) Oracle
4 14 (2.01%) VMware
4 14 (2.01%) Zend
5 8 (1.15%) Capita
5 8 (1.15%) Telerik
6 7 (1.00%) Progress
6 7 (1.00%) WooCommerce
7 6 (0.86%) Xamarin
8 5 (0.72%) Apple
8 5 (0.72%) Citrix
8 5 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.72%) Siebel
9 4 (0.57%) Cognos
9 4 (0.57%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.43%) IBM
10 3 (0.43%) Twitter
11 2 (0.29%) Red Hat