Web Developer

About me

I'm a full time web developer/programmer based in Manchester. I specialise in building responsive and WordPress websites using the latest web standards.

I graduated from University Of Manchester in 2007 and hold a BSc (Hons) degree in Computer Science.
With 8 years' commercial experience working in Mac, Windows and LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) environments.

I have built websites for wide range of clients including: -
GE General Electric, The Co-operative, Royal London, Bupa, QMH hotels / Valour hospitality, Muse Developments, Dioceses of Shrewsbury and Salford, Police Mutual, Thomson Alfresco, Barclays, Carling and Premier League.

In addition I have developed software solutions for RS Components and Thomas Cook.

I enjoy many aspects of technology; from programming, to hardware repairs, electronics and gaming.
I have a genuine enthusiasm to learn about new technologies and to work as a team to solve problems.

I own my own vehicle and live within a 15 minute drive of Manchester city centre.



CSS including CSS3



JavaScript / jQuery

WordPress CMS

Adobe Photoshop / Illustrator



Screen Scraping

Hardware (repair & installation)

EPOS & CCTV installation


2007 Oracle University: Oracle Database 10g - Program with PL/SQL

Professional Instructor-Led course. Skills to develop, execute and manage PL\SQL stored program units like procedures, functions, packages and database triggers.

2003-2007 University of Manchester: BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Industrial Experience 2:1

Course modules covered a high level of practical and theoretical skills over a broad range of computer science topics.
Taken a course in Professional Issues to satisfy BCS/IEE accreditation.

1996-2003 Altrincham Grammar School for Boys

A levels: General Studies (B), Geography (B), Mathematics (B), Physics (A)
GCSE's: 11 (6A*, 3A, 1B, 1D) with Maths (A*) and English (A)
Achieved numerous Commendations and Awards in a succession of years.
Received Bronze Certificate in 'UK Senior Mathematical Challenge' 2001.



2012-Now Cuckoo Design, Salford

Senior Web Developer

Digital clients include GE General Electric, The Co-operative, Royal London, Bupa, QMH hotels / Valour hospitality, Muse Developments, Dioceses of Shrewsbury and Salford, Police Mutual, Tyres On The Drive, Sage.

WordPress CMS and bespoke PHP websites.

Responsive and mobile websites.

Cuckoo Design

2009-2012 Inventive IT - Manchester Web Design, Manchester

Web Developer / Software Developer

Projects included work with RS Components, Thomson Al Fresco, LateRooms, Red Sea Holidays, Thomas Cook, Post Office and Facebook Apps.

Technologies included FBML/FBJS, Screen Scraping, MySQL, ASP classic, cPanel, Anite CMS, Textpattern CMS, C#, SVN.

Inventive IT

2008-2009 Fast Web Media, Manchester

Web Developer

Open Source LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP)

Clients included Carling, Barclays, Premier League, Football Pools, Sportech, 4thegame and Nationwide Football.

Fast Web Media

2007-2008 Generis Technology (Landis+Gyr)

Development and support teams

Worked with industrial clients: Centrica, E.on Energy, Powergen, Scottish & Southern Energy, Scottish Power and Siemens.

Generis Technology

2005-2006 Fast Web Media, Manchester

Junior Web Developer

Clients included Coors, Football Conference, Football League, Football Writers Association, Grolsch, Soccerex.

Fast Web Media

1998-Now Various Freelancing

Buffet Metro, Manchester

Catering AZ, Manchester

Canton Chef, Manchester

Emerald, Warrington

Ming Dynasty, Trafford

Jade Garden, Reddish

Serving as technical support to various Chinese takeaways, restaurants and catering suppliers.
EPOS hardware acquisitions and Java EPOS programming. Around the clock out of hours support.
Website design and maintenance.
Maintaining network of backup servers, front end EPOS laptops and touchscreen tills.
CCTV network installation.

Catering AZ


For full details please download my CV
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Jonathan Haslam
Jonathan Haslam - Web Developer

If you've got a problem, need some help with some code, or just want to run a few designs past me then feel free to get in touch.   or

+44 (0)7776 001697

38 Granada Road, Denton,
Manchester, M34 2LJ