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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 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 3603 3609 4033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.16% 3.37% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.35% 3.58% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3059 3233 3621
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
107654 100894 111399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.32% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87308 83795 94839
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 30 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 30 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 -5 3364 £36,000 +2.85% 503
South East +5 909 £36,000 +2.85% 103
London -31 902 £45,000 - 122
East of England -20 309 £35,000 +7.69% 54
North West -20 305 £37,500 +15.38% 70
West Midlands +8 252 £32,500 - 32
Hampshire +36 249 £35,000 - 30
Yorkshire +14 247 £31,000 +3.33% 50
South West +5 240 £32,000 -1.53% 33
City of London -11 194 £47,500 +11.76% 18
East Midlands +6 189 £33,500 +3.07% 24
Surrey -9 151 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Manchester -28 142 £37,500 +10.29% 36
West Yorkshire +4 139 £30,000 - 15
Berkshire -2 137 £37,500 - 21
Scotland +12 132 £36,500 +4.28% 18
East Sussex +11 123 £36,000 +2.85% 5
Cambridgeshire +2 120 £37,500 +7.14% 25
Brighton +12 110 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Nottinghamshire +10 78 £25,000 -23.07% 6
Cambridge +6 78 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Birmingham -6 78 £26,000 -20.00% 8
Oxfordshire -19 77 £35,000 - 5
Nottingham +12 71 £25,000 -16.66% 5
Fareham +25 70 £30,000 - 6
Lancashire +4 68 £40,000 +49.53% 9
Glasgow +7 66 £37,500 - 9
Hertfordshire -32 66 £35,000 -6.66% 14
Leeds -10 65 £30,000 +3.44% 6
Buckinghamshire -9 63 £36,000 -7.69% 17

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 5685 (79.06%) HTML
2 5472 (76.10%) JavaScript
3 5304 (73.76%) CSS
4 3691 (51.33%) jQuery
5 3252 (45.22%) .NET
6 2844 (39.55%) C#
7 2534 (35.24%) ASP.NET
8 2442 (33.96%) PHP
9 2423 (33.69%) HTML5
10 2422 (33.68%) MVC
11 2038 (28.34%) SQL
12 1956 (27.20%) SQL Server
13 1916 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
14 1859 (25.85%) Web Development
15 1802 (25.06%) CSS3
16 1741 (24.21%) MySQL
17 1328 (18.47%) XML
18 1217 (16.92%) OO
19 1206 (16.77%) Web Services
20 1192 (16.58%) Ajax
21 1065 (14.81%) CMS
22 1060 (14.74%) Java
23 912 (12.68%) E-Commerce
24 877 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
25 875 (12.17%) Degree
26 866 (12.04%) Microsoft
27 855 (11.89%) Git (software)
28 786 (10.93%) Linux
29 755 (10.50%) TDD
30 720 (10.01%) .NET Framework

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 1065 (14.81%) CMS
2 610 (8.48%) WordPress
3 447 (6.22%) Drupal
4 414 (5.76%) Apache
5 377 (5.24%) Node.js
6 358 (4.98%) Umbraco
7 290 (4.03%) IIS
8 247 (3.43%) Tomcat
9 159 (2.21%) SharePoint
10 125 (1.74%) Joomla!
11 121 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
12 50 (0.70%) NServiceBus
13 46 (0.64%) nginx
14 32 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
15 31 (0.43%) Apache Solr
16 29 (0.40%) ExpressionEngine
17 28 (0.39%) Kentico
18 25 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
19 23 (0.32%) Jetty
20 22 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 575 (8.00%) Photoshop
2 400 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 231 (3.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 103 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 77 (1.07%) Fireworks
6 34 (0.47%) MS Office
7 17 (0.24%) MS Visio
8 16 (0.22%) InDesign
9 8 (0.11%) Weka
9 8 (0.11%) Acrobat
9 8 (0.11%) MS Project
9 8 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (0.083%) InfoPath
10 6 (0.083%) GIMP
11 5 (0.070%) ImageReady
12 3 (0.042%) Maya
12 3 (0.042%) Edge Animate
13 2 (0.028%) 3ds Max
13 2 (0.028%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.028%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 235 (3.27%) Magento
2 71 (0.99%) Google Analytics
3 38 (0.53%) WebTrends
4 26 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 18 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.13%) osCommerce
6 9 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.083%) Sophis RISQUE
8 5 (0.070%) Tridion
9 4 (0.056%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.056%) Shopify
10 3 (0.042%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.028%) SAP SRM
11 2 (0.028%) TrackWise
11 2 (0.028%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (0.014%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.014%) JDE OneWorld
12 1 (0.014%) nopCommerce
12 1 (0.014%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 141 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (1.88%) SaaS
3 131 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 60 (0.83%) GitHub
5 28 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 21 (0.29%) PaaS
8 20 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (0.13%) MailChimp
11 6 (0.083%) IaaS
11 6 (0.083%) CloudFront
11 6 (0.083%) Force.com
12 5 (0.070%) Route 53
12 5 (0.070%) Trello
13 3 (0.042%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.042%) Rackspace Cloud
13 3 (0.042%) Office 365
14 2 (0.028%) Basecamp
15 1 (0.014%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 322 (4.48%) Internet
2 200 (2.78%) Intranet
3 137 (1.91%) HTTP
4 64 (0.89%) DNS
5 40 (0.56%) SSH
6 33 (0.46%) SSL
6 33 (0.46%) TCP/IP
7 32 (0.45%) Extranet
8 28 (0.39%) Firewall
9 26 (0.36%) VPN
10 23 (0.32%) CTI
11 19 (0.26%) Wireless
12 16 (0.22%) SMTP
13 13 (0.18%) FTP
14 12 (0.17%) Network Security
15 8 (0.11%) SAN
16 6 (0.083%) LDAP
17 5 (0.070%) Broadband
17 5 (0.070%) SMS
17 5 (0.070%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1956 (27.20%) SQL Server
2 1741 (24.21%) MySQL
3 405 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 320 (4.45%) Relational Database
5 214 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 175 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 174 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 172 (2.39%) NoSQL
9 165 (2.29%) MongoDB
10 136 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
11 128 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 101 (1.40%) RDBMS
13 64 (0.89%) Big Data
14 59 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 29 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 28 (0.39%) Redis
17 26 (0.36%) Oracle Database
18 25 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
19 19 (0.26%) Hadoop
20 18 (0.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 855 (11.89%) Git (software)
2 698 (9.71%) Subversion
3 517 (7.19%) Visual Studio
4 308 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 139 (1.93%) Maven
6 131 (1.82%) JIRA
6 131 (1.82%) Jenkins
7 120 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
8 112 (1.56%) NUnit
9 94 (1.31%) Jasmine
10 91 (1.27%) PHPUnit
11 86 (1.20%) Ant
12 84 (1.17%) Eclipse
13 83 (1.15%) Selenium
13 83 (1.15%) TeamCity
14 79 (1.10%) Grunt
15 78 (1.08%) JUnit
16 50 (0.70%) Mercurial
17 48 (0.67%) SpecFlow
18 40 (0.56%) Hudson
General
1 699 (9.72%) Marketing
2 603 (8.39%) Finance
3 322 (4.48%) Retail
4 189 (2.63%) Games
5 140 (1.95%) Advertising
6 124 (1.72%) Publishing
7 123 (1.71%) Banking
8 102 (1.42%) Telecoms
9 36 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 35 (0.49%) Automotive
10 35 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 32 (0.45%) Back Office
12 28 (0.39%) Legal
13 26 (0.36%) Multimedia
14 21 (0.29%) Law
15 16 (0.22%) Investment Banking
16 14 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.15%) Billing
18 10 (0.14%) Electronics
19 9 (0.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5685 (79.06%) HTML
2 5304 (73.76%) CSS
3 3691 (51.33%) jQuery
4 3252 (45.22%) .NET
5 2534 (35.24%) ASP.NET
6 2423 (33.69%) HTML5
7 1802 (25.06%) CSS3
8 1328 (18.47%) XML
9 1206 (16.77%) Web Services
10 1192 (16.58%) Ajax
11 877 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 720 (10.01%) .NET Framework
13 626 (8.71%) XHTML
14 607 (8.44%) JSON
15 564 (7.84%) AngularJS
16 497 (6.91%) WCF
17 463 (6.44%) Backbone.js
18 436 (6.06%) SOAP
19 424 (5.90%) LAMP
20 340 (4.73%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 704 (9.79%) User Experience
2 547 (7.61%) Computer Science
3 366 (5.09%) Mobile App
4 337 (4.69%) Open Source
5 210 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
6 183 (2.54%) Social Media
7 147 (2.04%) W3C
8 111 (1.54%) Mathematics
9 98 (1.36%) Digital Media
10 92 (1.28%) Graphic Design
11 75 (1.04%) Algorithms
12 73 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 73 (1.02%) Client/Server
13 72 (1.00%) N-Tier
14 67 (0.93%) iPhone
15 59 (0.82%) Visualisation
16 55 (0.76%) Social Network
17 50 (0.70%) Management Information System
18 49 (0.68%) Smartphone
19 48 (0.67%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 786 (10.93%) Linux
2 389 (5.41%) Windows
3 282 (3.92%) Android
4 278 (3.87%) Apple iOS
5 192 (2.67%) UNIX
6 79 (1.10%) Ubuntu
7 36 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
9 19 (0.26%) CentOS
10 15 (0.21%) Debian
11 14 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 13 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.13%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.083%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.083%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.070%) Windows Server 2012
17 2 (0.028%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.028%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2422 (33.68%) MVC
2 1916 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
3 1859 (25.85%) Web Development
4 1217 (16.92%) OO
5 912 (12.68%) E-Commerce
6 755 (10.50%) TDD
7 712 (9.90%) Scrum
8 581 (8.08%) OOP
9 528 (7.34%) Responsive Web Design
10 496 (6.90%) Software Engineering
11 443 (6.16%) SEO
12 414 (5.76%) Web Design
13 379 (5.27%) Content Management
14 328 (4.56%) Unit Testing
15 263 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
16 260 (3.62%) OO PHP
17 252 (3.50%) OOD
18 238 (3.31%) BDD
19 229 (3.18%) Web Application Development
20 208 (2.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5472 (76.10%) JavaScript
2 2844 (39.55%) C#
3 2442 (33.96%) PHP
4 2038 (28.34%) SQL
5 1060 (14.74%) Java
6 461 (6.41%) VB.NET
7 385 (5.35%) T-SQL
7 385 (5.35%) PHP5
8 323 (4.49%) Python
9 293 (4.07%) Ruby
10 182 (2.53%) VB
11 176 (2.45%) C++
12 167 (2.32%) Perl
13 134 (1.86%) C
14 67 (0.93%) XPath
15 61 (0.85%) Scala
16 57 (0.79%) VB6
17 52 (0.72%) VBScript
18 51 (0.71%) ActionScript
19 46 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 875 (12.17%) Degree
2 58 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (0.54%) Security Cleared
4 19 (0.26%) HND
5 12 (0.17%) MCP
5 12 (0.17%) SC Cleared
6 11 (0.15%) MCSD
7 9 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.097%) Sun Certification
9 5 (0.070%) PhD
10 4 (0.056%) CFA
11 3 (0.042%) HNC
12 2 (0.028%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.028%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.028%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.014%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.014%) MBA
13 1 (0.014%) CIW
13 1 (0.014%) OCP
13 1 (0.014%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (1.97%) QA
2 67 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 31 (0.43%) WCAG
4 27 (0.38%) WAI
5 9 (0.13%) HL7
6 6 (0.083%) SLA
7 3 (0.042%) Basel III
8 1 (0.014%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.014%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.014%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.014%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (0.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.17%) Varnish
3 8 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.083%) Firmware
5 5 (0.070%) HDFS
6 4 (0.056%) Docker
6 4 (0.056%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.042%) vSphere
7 3 (0.042%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.042%) KVM
8 2 (0.028%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.028%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.014%) Squid
Systems Management
1 33 (0.46%) Puppet
1 33 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (0.24%) Vagrant
3 16 (0.22%) logstash
4 7 (0.097%) YUM
5 4 (0.056%) Plesk
5 4 (0.056%) Ansible
6 3 (0.042%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.028%) Nagios
7 2 (0.028%) StatsD
8 1 (0.014%) OpenView
8 1 (0.014%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 866 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 390 (5.42%) Zend
3 355 (4.94%) Adobe
4 277 (3.85%) Oracle
5 191 (2.66%) Google
6 171 (2.38%) Sitecore
7 163 (2.27%) Twitter
8 138 (1.92%) Facebook
9 110 (1.53%) EPiServer
10 46 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
11 43 (0.60%) JBoss
12 29 (0.40%) Telerik
13 27 (0.38%) hybris
13 27 (0.38%) IBM
14 21 (0.29%) Apple
15 16 (0.22%) SAP
15 16 (0.22%) Open Text
16 15 (0.21%) Interwoven
17 14 (0.19%) Akamai
17 14 (0.19%) Rackspace
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