The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 41 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 8 23 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.48% 5.18% 9.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 5.19% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 52
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Web Developer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
320 443 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.07% 99.77% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 255 377 480
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Web Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Developer across the Leicester region.

Web Developer Salary Trend in Leicester

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Developer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Web Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Web Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Web Developer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Web Development
2 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 24 (80.00%) CSS
4 20 (66.67%) HTML
5 14 (46.67%) MVC
5 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (46.67%) HTML5
6 13 (43.33%) jQuery
7 12 (40.00%) .NET
7 12 (40.00%) C#
8 11 (36.67%) CSS3
8 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
9 9 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce
10 8 (26.67%) OO
10 8 (26.67%) PHP
10 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
11 7 (23.33%) RESTful
11 7 (23.33%) Node.js
11 7 (23.33%) MySQL
11 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
11 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
11 7 (23.33%) Web Services
11 7 (23.33%) Degree
11 7 (23.33%) WCF
12 6 (20.00%) Symfony
12 6 (20.00%) Web Design
12 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
12 6 (20.00%) User Experience
12 6 (20.00%) Android

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Web Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) Node.js
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Google App Engine
1 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (6.67%) IaaS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) PaaS
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 7 (23.33%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.67%) Hazelcast
4 2 (6.67%) KDB
4 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) CSS
2 20 (66.67%) HTML
3 14 (46.67%) HTML5
4 13 (43.33%) jQuery
5 12 (40.00%) .NET
6 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
6 11 (36.67%) CSS3
7 9 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
8 7 (23.33%) RESTful
8 7 (23.33%) WCF
8 7 (23.33%) Web Services
9 6 (20.00%) Symfony
10 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (16.67%) Backbone.js
10 5 (16.67%) LESS
11 3 (10.00%) Apache Flex
11 3 (10.00%) Sass
12 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) W3C
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Web Development
2 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) MVC
3 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (26.67%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) Web Design
6 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 5 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) Mobile Development
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) Android Development
8 3 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (10.00%) SEO
9 2 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
9 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (40.00%) C#
3 8 (26.67%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) Clojure
4 2 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Varnish
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Apple
1 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) GigaSpaces
2 2 (6.67%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) Rackspace
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) Solace
2 2 (6.67%) StreamBase
2 2 (6.67%) Zend
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe