Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Development
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 27 30
Rank change year-on-year -31 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Web Development 337 705 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.33% 7.17% 6.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 7.92% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 291 618 682
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £55,000
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 7,124 8,906 9,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.49% 90.57% 92.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5,313 6,978 7,482
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 -32 107 £39,674 +13.35% 26
Staffordshire +3 41 £40,000 +14.29% 17
Worcestershire -27 34 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Sutton Coldfield 0 32 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Coventry -11 31 £40,000 - 10
Warwickshire -28 24 £35,000 - 9
Shropshire -7 22 £31,500 +5.00% 7
Solihull -31 17 £44,000 +32.33% 9
Herefordshire -6 8 £42,500 -5.56%
Walsall -2 6 £32,500 -23.53% 5
Stourbridge -1 3 £25,500 -1.92% 1
Dudley -8 3 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Wolverhampton +9 2 £35,000 -14.11%
Web Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 251 (74.48%) JavaScript
2 233 (69.14%) CSS
3 232 (68.84%) HTML
4 156 (46.29%) C#
5 132 (39.17%) MVC
6 130 (38.58%) .NET
7 118 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
8 111 (32.94%) PHP
9 107 (31.75%) AngularJS
10 97 (28.78%) SQL
11 92 (27.30%) SQL Server
12 81 (24.04%) ASP.NET
13 73 (21.66%) jQuery
14 70 (20.77%) Git (software)
15 68 (20.18%) MySQL
16 65 (19.29%) HTML5
17 64 (18.99%) Laravel
18 59 (17.51%) Web Services
19 58 (17.21%) Microsoft
20 56 (16.62%) Spring
21 55 (16.32%) Degree
21 55 (16.32%) React
22 54 (16.02%) User Experience
23 52 (15.43%) CMS
24 47 (13.95%) CSS3
25 44 (13.06%) Front End Development
26 42 (12.46%) ASP.NET MVC
27 38 (11.28%) Mobile App
28 37 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
28 37 (10.98%) Java

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 52 (15.43%) CMS
2 34 (10.09%) Umbraco
3 18 (5.34%) WordPress
4 15 (4.45%) SharePoint
5 12 (3.56%) Joomla!
6 7 (2.08%) ColdFusion
7 6 (1.78%) Drupal
7 6 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.48%) Confluence
9 4 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.89%) Apache
11 2 (0.59%) Moodle
11 2 (0.59%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.30%) GeoServer
12 1 (0.30%) IIS
12 1 (0.30%) nginx
12 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (1.78%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.30%) ArchiCAD
3 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.30%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.30%) Revit
Business Applications
1 10 (2.97%) Magento
2 5 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.48%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.89%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.30%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (8.01%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (5.34%) GitHub
4 9 (2.67%) Office 365
5 7 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.48%) Slack
7 4 (1.19%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.89%) Silverpop
8 3 (0.89%) Trello
9 2 (0.59%) Serverless
10 1 (0.30%) AdWords
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.30%) IaaS
10 1 (0.30%) npm
10 1 (0.30%) PaaS
10 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.15%) Internet
2 7 (2.08%) Intranet
3 2 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (27.30%) SQL Server
2 68 (20.18%) MySQL
3 25 (7.42%) Relational Database
4 21 (6.23%) NoSQL
5 14 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (3.56%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.97%) Redis
8 8 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (2.08%) GIS
10 6 (1.78%) Couchbase
10 6 (1.78%) EDMS
10 6 (1.78%) InterSystems Cache
10 6 (1.78%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.78%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.59%) SQLite
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 70 (20.77%) Git (software)
2 29 (8.61%) Visual Studio
3 23 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (6.53%) JIRA
5 15 (4.45%) Subversion
6 10 (2.97%) Bitbucket
7 9 (2.67%) JMeter
8 8 (2.37%) gulp
8 8 (2.37%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.08%) git-flow
9 7 (2.08%) Selenium
10 6 (1.78%) Gatling
11 3 (0.89%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.59%) Mocha
12 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.30%) Axure RP
13 1 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 1 (0.30%) Maven
13 1 (0.30%) MSTest
13 1 (0.30%) NUnit
General
1 31 (9.20%) Finance
2 27 (8.01%) Marketing
3 9 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.37%) Games
5 6 (1.78%) Law
5 6 (1.78%) Retail
6 5 (1.48%) Automotive
6 5 (1.48%) Back Office
7 4 (1.19%) Publishing
8 3 (0.89%) Advertising
9 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 312 (92.58%) Developer
2 168 (49.85%) Web Developer
3 61 (18.10%) Senior Developer
4 35 (10.39%) PHP Developer
5 34 (10.09%) Software Developer
6 31 (9.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 28 (8.31%) .NET Developer
8 27 (8.01%) Senior Web Developer
9 25 (7.42%) Full Stack Developer
10 23 (6.82%) C# Developer
10 23 (6.82%) Full Stack Web Developer
11 20 (5.93%) Junior
11 20 (5.93%) Junior Developer
12 18 (5.34%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 18 (5.34%) Lead Developer
13 13 (3.86%) PHP Web Developer
14 11 (3.26%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (3.26%) Java Developer
15 10 (2.97%) ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (2.97%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (69.14%) CSS
2 232 (68.84%) HTML
3 130 (38.58%) .NET
4 107 (31.75%) AngularJS
5 81 (24.04%) ASP.NET
6 73 (21.66%) jQuery
7 65 (19.29%) HTML5
8 64 (18.99%) Laravel
9 59 (17.51%) Web Services
10 56 (16.62%) Spring
11 55 (16.32%) React
12 47 (13.95%) CSS3
13 42 (12.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (8.90%) Node.js
15 29 (8.61%) ASP.NET Web API
16 28 (8.31%) SOAP
17 24 (7.12%) Ajax
17 24 (7.12%) RESTful
18 23 (6.82%) XML
19 22 (6.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.02%) User Experience
2 38 (11.28%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.97%) New Media
4 10 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (2.37%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.37%) NHS
5 8 (2.37%) Social Media
6 7 (2.08%) Fintech
7 6 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.78%) Mobile Games
8 5 (1.48%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.19%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.89%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.89%) Web 2.0
11 2 (0.59%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.30%) HoloLens
12 1 (0.30%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.12%) Linux
2 15 (4.45%) Windows
3 14 (4.15%) Mac OS
4 6 (1.78%) Unix
5 5 (1.48%) Android
6 4 (1.19%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (39.17%) MVC
2 118 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (13.06%) Front End Development
4 37 (10.98%) OO
5 35 (10.39%) TDD
6 34 (10.09%) Mentoring
6 34 (10.09%) Problem-Solving
7 30 (8.90%) Scrum
8 27 (8.01%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (7.72%) OOP
10 25 (7.42%) Software Engineering
11 22 (6.53%) Test Automation
12 20 (5.93%) E-Commerce
12 20 (5.93%) OOD
13 19 (5.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (5.34%) Content Management
14 18 (5.34%) Digital Marketing
15 17 (5.04%) SEO
15 17 (5.04%) SOA
15 17 (5.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 251 (74.48%) JavaScript
2 156 (46.29%) C#
3 111 (32.94%) PHP
4 97 (28.78%) SQL
5 37 (10.98%) Java
6 14 (4.15%) T-SQL
7 13 (3.86%) TypeScript
8 12 (3.56%) Python
8 12 (3.56%) VB.NET
9 9 (2.67%) C++
9 9 (2.67%) Ruby
10 6 (1.78%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.78%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.48%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 5 (1.48%) VBScript
12 4 (1.19%) ES6
13 2 (0.59%) ES7
13 2 (0.59%) Perl
13 2 (0.59%) PHP 7
13 2 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (16.32%) Degree
2 12 (3.56%) SC Cleared
2 12 (3.56%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.78%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.59%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.30%) ISEB
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.93%) QA
2 3 (0.89%) WAI
3 1 (0.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (3.26%) Docker
2 6 (1.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.19%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.30%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 58 (17.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.37%) Oracle
3 7 (2.08%) Zend
4 6 (1.78%) Google
5 5 (1.48%) Fujitsu
5 5 (1.48%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.89%) Adobe
6 3 (0.89%) IBM
6 3 (0.89%) Okta
6 3 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.30%) Apple
7 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.30%) Tableau