Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Development
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 26 33
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Web Development 491 774 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.42% 7.72% 6.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.00% 8.45% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 449 733 696
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £23,200 £24,100 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,750 £51,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 8,181 9,160 10,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.28% 91.34% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6,278 7,569 8,528
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -37 159 £40,000 +6.67% 38
Coventry -10 67 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Staffordshire +6 64 £40,000 +6.67% 22
Warwickshire -4 61 £37,500 +20.97% 17
Solihull -1 36 £42,500 +18.06% 3
Worcestershire -12 25 £30,000 -14.29% 7
Sutton Coldfield +5 23 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Shropshire -9 14 £30,000 - 3
Walsall +2 6 £32,750 -12.67% 2
Wolverhampton -22 4 £32,000 +6.67% 1
Herefordshire +7 3 £19,750 -58.42% 2
Stourbridge - 3 £45,000 - 1
Smethwick - 1 £34,000 -
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 393 (80.04%) JavaScript
2 347 (70.67%) HTML
3 318 (64.77%) CSS
4 254 (51.73%) C#
5 231 (47.05%) .NET
6 230 (46.84%) SQL
7 193 (39.31%) MVC
8 159 (32.38%) ASP.NET
9 153 (31.16%) PHP
10 149 (30.35%) AngularJS
11 126 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
12 108 (22.00%) SQL Server
13 101 (20.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 95 (19.35%) jQuery
15 85 (17.31%) Git (software)
16 83 (16.90%) Front End Development
17 82 (16.70%) Java
18 80 (16.29%) ASP.NET Web API
19 77 (15.68%) Degree
20 73 (14.87%) Microsoft
21 71 (14.46%) MySQL
22 70 (14.26%) HTML5
23 67 (13.65%) .NET Framework
24 65 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
25 64 (13.03%) T-SQL
26 62 (12.63%) TDD
27 61 (12.42%) Software Engineering
28 60 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure
28 60 (12.22%) User Experience
29 57 (11.61%) Entity Framework

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 50 (10.18%) WordPress
2 42 (8.55%) CMS
3 28 (5.70%) SharePoint
4 18 (3.67%) Apache
5 16 (3.26%) Umbraco
6 13 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.43%) JBoss
8 7 (1.43%) Joomla!
9 6 (1.22%) IIS
10 5 (1.02%) Confluence
11 4 (0.81%) Drupal
12 3 (0.61%) nginx
13 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.20%) Magnolia
14 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.20%) WildFly
Applications
1 24 (4.89%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) InVision
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.83%) Magento
3 2 (0.41%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.20%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.20%) Shopify
4 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 60 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (5.30%) PaaS
3 25 (5.09%) Office 365
4 20 (4.07%) IaaS
5 13 (2.65%) Google Analytics
6 10 (2.04%) GitHub
7 6 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (1.22%) Zapier
8 5 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 5 (1.02%) Google Tag Manager
8 5 (1.02%) SaaS
9 4 (0.81%) Azure Functions
9 4 (0.81%) Serverless
10 3 (0.61%) AdWords
10 3 (0.61%) MailChimp
10 3 (0.61%) npm
11 2 (0.41%) Asana
11 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.41%) DigitalOcean
11 2 (0.41%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.04%) Internet
2 8 (1.63%) DNS
3 6 (1.22%) SMS
3 6 (1.22%) SSL
4 4 (0.81%) Broadband
5 2 (0.41%) Intranet
6 1 (0.20%) AMQP
6 1 (0.20%) FTP
6 1 (0.20%) HTTP
6 1 (0.20%) SSH
6 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (14.46%) MySQL
3 28 (5.70%) NoSQL
3 28 (5.70%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.87%) MongoDB
5 16 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.04%) Cosmos DB
6 10 (2.04%) Data Lake
7 7 (1.43%) GIS
7 7 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.61%) Big Data
10 3 (0.61%) Geospatial Data
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.41%) Infinispan
11 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 85 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 51 (10.39%) Visual Studio
3 28 (5.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 23 (4.68%) JIRA
5 22 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (3.67%) Subversion
7 8 (1.63%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.43%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.43%) JUnit
9 6 (1.22%) GitLab
9 6 (1.22%) Selenium
10 5 (1.02%) Grunt
10 5 (1.02%) gulp
10 5 (1.02%) NUnit
10 5 (1.02%) PROIV
10 5 (1.02%) Rational Rose
11 4 (0.81%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.81%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.81%) webpack
12 3 (0.61%) git-flow
General
1 37 (7.54%) Finance
2 34 (6.92%) Marketing
3 29 (5.91%) Advertising
4 24 (4.89%) Legal
5 18 (3.67%) Retail
6 14 (2.85%) Games
7 11 (2.24%) Automotive
8 3 (0.61%) Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 427 (86.97%) Developer
2 178 (36.25%) Web Developer
3 119 (24.24%) .NET Developer
4 106 (21.59%) C# Developer
5 89 (18.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 74 (15.07%) ASP.NET Developer
7 72 (14.66%) PHP Developer
8 69 (14.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 60 (12.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 59 (12.02%) Senior Developer
11 57 (11.61%) Software Developer
12 55 (11.20%) .NET Web Developer
13 47 (9.57%) C# Web Developer
13 47 (9.57%) JavaScript Developer
14 36 (7.33%) Junior
15 34 (6.92%) Java Developer
15 34 (6.92%) Junior Developer
15 34 (6.92%) PHP Web Developer
16 30 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 26 (5.30%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (70.67%) HTML
2 318 (64.77%) CSS
3 231 (47.05%) .NET
4 159 (32.38%) ASP.NET
5 149 (30.35%) AngularJS
6 101 (20.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 95 (19.35%) jQuery
8 80 (16.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 70 (14.26%) HTML5
10 67 (13.65%) .NET Framework
11 57 (11.61%) Entity Framework
12 52 (10.59%) React
13 44 (8.96%) CSS3
13 44 (8.96%) Node.js
14 38 (7.74%) WCF
15 36 (7.33%) Laravel
16 35 (7.13%) Web Services
17 33 (6.72%) KnockoutJS
18 31 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 31 (6.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.22%) User Experience
2 48 (9.78%) Computer Science
3 40 (8.15%) Mobile App
4 32 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
5 28 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (3.46%) Graphic Design
7 15 (3.05%) Social Media
8 8 (1.63%) Blog
9 7 (1.43%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.02%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.81%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.61%) iPhone
14 2 (0.41%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.41%) Digital Media
15 1 (0.20%) Animation
15 1 (0.20%) Client/Server
15 1 (0.20%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.15%) Linux
2 36 (7.33%) Windows
3 13 (2.65%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.02%) Unix
5 4 (0.81%) Android
5 4 (0.81%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (39.31%) MVC
2 126 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (16.90%) Front End Development
4 65 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
5 62 (12.63%) TDD
6 61 (12.42%) Software Engineering
7 50 (10.18%) OO
8 46 (9.37%) Responsive Web Design
9 41 (8.35%) SDLC
10 38 (7.74%) Analytics
10 38 (7.74%) E-Commerce
11 35 (7.13%) SEO
12 33 (6.72%) CRM
12 33 (6.72%) OOP
13 25 (5.09%) Waterfall
14 23 (4.68%) Migration
15 22 (4.48%) Web Design
16 21 (4.28%) Mobile Application Development
16 21 (4.28%) Scrum
17 17 (3.46%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 393 (80.04%) JavaScript
2 254 (51.73%) C#
3 230 (46.84%) SQL
4 153 (31.16%) PHP
5 82 (16.70%) Java
6 64 (13.03%) T-SQL
7 37 (7.54%) VB.NET
8 30 (6.11%) C++
9 25 (5.09%) Python
10 22 (4.48%) PowerShell
11 18 (3.67%) TypeScript
12 10 (2.04%) Perl
13 8 (1.63%) Erlang
13 8 (1.63%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 8 (1.63%) Java 8
14 7 (1.43%) ES6
14 7 (1.43%) F#
15 6 (1.22%) XPath
16 5 (1.02%) Delphi
16 5 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 77 (15.68%) Degree
2 42 (8.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (3.26%) Master's Degree
3 16 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.61%) DBS Check
5 3 (0.61%) ISEB
5 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.20%) MCSD
6 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.63%) QA
2 6 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.61%) SLA
4 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (3.05%) Docker
2 12 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (0.81%) cPanel
2 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 73 (14.87%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.70%) Google
3 24 (4.89%) Adobe
4 16 (3.26%) Oracle
5 14 (2.85%) Xamarin
6 13 (2.65%) Remedy
7 6 (1.22%) Zuora
8 5 (1.02%) Capita
8 5 (1.02%) Casewise
9 4 (0.81%) Twitter
10 3 (0.61%) Apple
10 3 (0.61%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.41%) DeepCrawl
11 2 (0.41%) Facebook
11 2 (0.41%) Fujitsu
11 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.41%) Screaming Frog
12 1 (0.20%) ATG
12 1 (0.20%) IFS
12 1 (0.20%) JD Edwards