The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 82 77 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 3651 3597 3999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.19% 3.37% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 3.58% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3091 3225 3608
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Developer
Salary Trend

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

Web Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Web Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Developer over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Web Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Web Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 3408 £37,000 +5.71% 496
South East +6 928 £36,000 -2.70% 107
London -28 927 £45,000 - 120
North West -21 313 £37,500 +15.38% 71
East of England -18 295 £35,000 +7.69% 45
Hampshire +45 257 £35,000 - 25
West Midlands +9 254 £32,500 - 29
Yorkshire +17 248 £30,250 +4.31% 58
South West +6 247 £34,000 +4.61% 33
City of London -9 198 £47,500 +11.76% 31
East Midlands 0 180 £35,000 +7.69% 21
Surrey +5 162 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Manchester -27 148 £37,500 +15.38% 41
West Yorkshire +6 136 £30,000 +3.44% 27
Berkshire -5 135 £37,500 - 25
Scotland +3 125 £37,000 +5.71% 18
Cambridgeshire +12 118 £38,000 +8.57% 22
East Sussex +9 118 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Brighton +9 107 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Oxfordshire -17 84 £35,000 - 6
Cambridge +3 80 £38,000 +1.33% 12
Fareham +27 75 £30,000 -4.00% 6
Birmingham -1 74 £25,000 -23.07% 6
Leeds -9 70 £30,000 +7.14% 15
Nottinghamshire 0 69 £26,250 -12.50% 3
Lancashire +2 68 £40,000 +48.14% 5
West Sussex +30 65 £40,000 +81.81% 3
Cheshire -18 65 £35,000 - 17
Nottingham +3 63 £25,000 -16.66% 3
Reading +12 62 £40,000 +17.64% 12

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 5728 (78.87%) HTML
2 5537 (76.24%) JavaScript
3 5352 (73.69%) CSS
4 3738 (51.47%) jQuery
5 3304 (45.49%) .NET
6 2874 (39.57%) C#
7 2584 (35.58%) ASP.NET
8 2472 (34.04%) PHP
9 2452 (33.76%) HTML5
10 2446 (33.68%) MVC
11 2068 (28.47%) SQL
12 1988 (27.37%) SQL Server
13 1926 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
14 1875 (25.82%) Web Development
15 1825 (25.13%) CSS3
16 1773 (24.41%) MySQL
17 1365 (18.79%) XML
18 1234 (16.99%) OO
19 1216 (16.74%) Web Services
20 1205 (16.59%) Ajax
21 1077 (14.83%) CMS
22 1067 (14.69%) Java
23 926 (12.75%) E-Commerce
24 899 (12.38%) Microsoft
25 897 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
26 883 (12.16%) Degree
27 835 (11.50%) Git (software)
28 799 (11.00%) Linux
29 766 (10.55%) TDD
30 732 (10.08%) .NET Framework

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1077 (14.83%) CMS
2 609 (8.38%) WordPress
3 445 (6.13%) Drupal
4 427 (5.88%) Apache
5 382 (5.26%) Node.js
6 353 (4.86%) Umbraco
7 293 (4.03%) IIS
8 259 (3.57%) Tomcat
9 161 (2.22%) SharePoint
10 130 (1.79%) Joomla!
11 122 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
12 48 (0.66%) NServiceBus
13 47 (0.65%) nginx
14 35 (0.48%) Apache Solr
15 32 (0.44%) Adobe CQ
16 31 (0.43%) ExpressionEngine
17 30 (0.41%) Kentico
18 24 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
19 23 (0.32%) Jetty
20 22 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 585 (8.05%) Photoshop
2 404 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 232 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 76 (1.05%) Fireworks
5 40 (0.55%) MS Office
6 20 (0.28%) MS Visio
7 19 (0.26%) InDesign
8 11 (0.15%) MS Project
9 8 (0.11%) Acrobat
9 8 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 7 (0.096%) Weka
11 6 (0.083%) GIMP
12 5 (0.069%) ImageReady
13 3 (0.041%) Maya
14 2 (0.028%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.028%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.028%) Shockwave
15 1 (0.014%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.014%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 233 (3.21%) Magento
2 74 (1.02%) Google Analytics
3 37 (0.51%) WebTrends
4 28 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 18 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.12%) osCommerce
6 9 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.083%) Sophis RISQUE
8 5 (0.069%) Oracle CRM
8 5 (0.069%) Tridion
9 3 (0.041%) Shopify
9 3 (0.041%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.028%) SiteCatalyst
10 2 (0.028%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.028%) TrackWise
10 2 (0.028%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.014%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.014%) JDE OneWorld
11 1 (0.014%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 138 (1.90%) SaaS
2 135 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 132 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (0.72%) GitHub
5 24 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (0.30%) Amazon S3
7 21 (0.29%) PaaS
8 18 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
10 10 (0.14%) MailChimp
11 6 (0.083%) CloudFront
11 6 (0.083%) IaaS
11 6 (0.083%) Force.com
12 5 (0.069%) Route 53
12 5 (0.069%) Trello
13 3 (0.041%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.041%) Rackspace Cloud
14 2 (0.028%) Basecamp
15 1 (0.014%) Office 365
15 1 (0.014%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 336 (4.63%) Internet
2 206 (2.84%) Intranet
3 143 (1.97%) HTTP
4 69 (0.95%) DNS
5 40 (0.55%) SSH
6 37 (0.51%) Extranet
7 33 (0.45%) TCP/IP
8 32 (0.44%) SSL
9 29 (0.40%) Firewall
10 27 (0.37%) VPN
11 24 (0.33%) CTI
12 17 (0.23%) SMTP
12 17 (0.23%) Wireless
13 13 (0.18%) FTP
14 12 (0.17%) Network Security
15 9 (0.12%) SAN
16 7 (0.096%) LDAP
17 6 (0.083%) SMS
18 5 (0.069%) Wi-Fi
19 4 (0.055%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1988 (27.37%) SQL Server
2 1773 (24.41%) MySQL
3 417 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 317 (4.36%) Relational Database
5 225 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 186 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 175 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 168 (2.31%) MongoDB
8 168 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 141 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
10 134 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 102 (1.40%) RDBMS
12 69 (0.95%) Big Data
13 60 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 31 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 30 (0.41%) Oracle Database
16 28 (0.39%) Redis
16 28 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
17 21 (0.29%) Hadoop
18 17 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 835 (11.50%) Git (software)
2 693 (9.54%) Subversion
3 528 (7.27%) Visual Studio
4 299 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 141 (1.94%) Maven
6 135 (1.86%) JIRA
7 127 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
8 122 (1.68%) Jenkins
9 109 (1.50%) NUnit
10 94 (1.29%) Jasmine
11 91 (1.25%) PHPUnit
11 91 (1.25%) Eclipse
12 88 (1.21%) Ant
13 86 (1.18%) Selenium
14 82 (1.13%) TeamCity
15 81 (1.12%) Grunt
16 72 (0.99%) JUnit
17 49 (0.67%) Mercurial
18 45 (0.62%) SpecFlow
19 40 (0.55%) Cucumber
General
1 718 (9.89%) Marketing
2 613 (8.44%) Finance
3 323 (4.45%) Retail
4 196 (2.70%) Games
5 164 (2.26%) Advertising
6 125 (1.72%) Publishing
7 124 (1.71%) Banking
8 95 (1.31%) Telecoms
9 36 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 36 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 35 (0.48%) Back Office
10 35 (0.48%) Automotive
11 28 (0.39%) Legal
12 27 (0.37%) Multimedia
13 21 (0.29%) Law
14 15 (0.21%) Investment Banking
15 14 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.19%) Billing
16 10 (0.14%) Electronics
17 9 (0.12%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5728 (78.87%) HTML
2 5352 (73.69%) CSS
3 3738 (51.47%) jQuery
4 3304 (45.49%) .NET
5 2584 (35.58%) ASP.NET
6 2452 (33.76%) HTML5
7 1825 (25.13%) CSS3
8 1365 (18.79%) XML
9 1216 (16.74%) Web Services
10 1205 (16.59%) Ajax
11 897 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 732 (10.08%) .NET Framework
13 651 (8.96%) XHTML
14 628 (8.65%) JSON
15 559 (7.70%) AngularJS
16 503 (6.93%) WCF
17 471 (6.48%) Backbone.js
18 449 (6.18%) SOAP
19 422 (5.81%) LAMP
20 355 (4.89%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 705 (9.71%) User Experience
2 554 (7.63%) Computer Science
3 376 (5.18%) Mobile App
4 323 (4.45%) Open Source
5 210 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
6 185 (2.55%) Social Media
7 151 (2.08%) W3C
8 110 (1.51%) Mathematics
9 104 (1.43%) Digital Media
10 88 (1.21%) Graphic Design
11 75 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
12 70 (0.96%) Client/Server
13 67 (0.92%) N-Tier
14 65 (0.89%) iPhone
15 64 (0.88%) Visualisation
16 50 (0.69%) Social Network
16 50 (0.69%) Management Information System
17 49 (0.67%) Blog
18 47 (0.65%) Smartphone
19 45 (0.62%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 799 (11.00%) Linux
2 401 (5.52%) Windows
3 291 (4.01%) Android
4 289 (3.98%) Apple iOS
5 194 (2.67%) UNIX
6 76 (1.05%) Ubuntu
7 35 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
9 17 (0.23%) CentOS
10 15 (0.21%) Debian
11 13 (0.18%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.11%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.11%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.096%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.069%) Windows Server 2012
18 2 (0.028%) Windows Vista
18 2 (0.028%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2446 (33.68%) MVC
2 1926 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
3 1875 (25.82%) Web Development
4 1234 (16.99%) OO
5 926 (12.75%) E-Commerce
6 766 (10.55%) TDD
7 701 (9.65%) Scrum
8 568 (7.82%) OOP
9 528 (7.27%) Responsive Web Design
10 499 (6.87%) Software Engineering
11 445 (6.13%) SEO
12 424 (5.84%) Web Design
13 378 (5.20%) Content Management
14 333 (4.58%) Unit Testing
15 261 (3.59%) OO PHP
16 260 (3.58%) Continuous Integration
17 258 (3.55%) OOD
18 249 (3.43%) BDD
19 241 (3.32%) Web Application Development
20 201 (2.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5537 (76.24%) JavaScript
2 2874 (39.57%) C#
3 2472 (34.04%) PHP
4 2068 (28.47%) SQL
5 1067 (14.69%) Java
6 470 (6.47%) VB.NET
7 394 (5.42%) T-SQL
8 382 (5.26%) PHP5
9 329 (4.53%) Python
10 298 (4.10%) Ruby
11 183 (2.52%) VB
11 183 (2.52%) C++
12 165 (2.27%) Perl
13 126 (1.73%) C
14 69 (0.95%) XPath
15 68 (0.94%) Scala
16 57 (0.78%) VB6
17 53 (0.73%) VBScript
18 51 (0.70%) ActionScript
19 46 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 883 (12.16%) Degree
2 61 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (0.51%) Security Cleared
4 20 (0.28%) HND
5 13 (0.18%) MCP
5 13 (0.18%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (0.12%) MCSD
7 7 (0.096%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.069%) PhD
9 4 (0.055%) HNC
9 4 (0.055%) CFA
10 2 (0.028%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.028%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.028%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.014%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.014%) MBA
11 1 (0.014%) CIW
11 1 (0.014%) OCP
11 1 (0.014%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (2.05%) QA
2 71 (0.98%) ISO 9001
3 31 (0.43%) WCAG
4 29 (0.40%) WAI
5 9 (0.12%) HL7
6 6 (0.083%) SLA
7 3 (0.041%) ISO 8583
7 3 (0.041%) Basel III
8 1 (0.014%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.014%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.014%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (0.17%) Varnish
2 11 (0.15%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.069%) HDFS
5 4 (0.055%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.041%) vSphere
6 3 (0.041%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.041%) KVM
7 2 (0.028%) Docker
7 2 (0.028%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.028%) Squid
Systems Management
1 32 (0.44%) Puppet
2 31 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.21%) logstash
4 13 (0.18%) Vagrant
5 9 (0.12%) YUM
6 4 (0.055%) Plesk
7 3 (0.041%) CFEngine
7 3 (0.041%) Nagios
8 2 (0.028%) Ansible
9 1 (0.014%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.014%) OpenView
9 1 (0.014%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 899 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 378 (5.20%) Zend
3 363 (5.00%) Adobe
4 274 (3.77%) Oracle
5 197 (2.71%) Google
6 169 (2.33%) Sitecore
7 159 (2.19%) Twitter
8 132 (1.82%) Facebook
9 111 (1.53%) EPiServer
10 44 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
11 43 (0.59%) JBoss
12 31 (0.43%) hybris
12 31 (0.43%) Telerik
13 28 (0.39%) IBM
14 20 (0.28%) SAP
15 19 (0.26%) Apple
16 17 (0.23%) Ektron
17 16 (0.22%) Open Text
18 14 (0.19%) Interwoven
19 13 (0.18%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum £30,000 - £40,000 DOE.
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 8 hours ago