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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 93 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 3350 4084 4405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.99% 3.73% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 3.94% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2933 3517 4044
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.93% +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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 December 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
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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 -23 3148 £35,000 - 425
South East -6 832 £35,000 - 82
London -56 781 £45,000 - 110
South West 0 346 £32,000 -1.53% 34
North West -10 328 £34,000 -2.85% 65
East of England -18 283 £35,000 - 39
Yorkshire -6 229 £30,000 -11.76% 35
West Midlands -33 203 £34,000 +4.61% 26
Hampshire -1 190 £32,500 +14.03% 24
Manchester -23 177 £34,500 -1.42% 32
City of London -56 143 £45,000 +5.88% 31
East Midlands -6 131 £33,000 -1.49% 24
Berkshire +25 126 £40,000 +25.00% 18
Surrey -25 120 £42,500 +6.25% 5
East Sussex +5 104 £35,500 +4.41% 7
Oxfordshire -14 102 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Cambridgeshire +2 100 £37,500 +17.64% 19
West Yorkshire -23 97 £30,000 -14.28% 22
Brighton 0 92 £35,500 +4.41% 6
Scotland -20 91 £35,000 -6.66% 19
Cheshire +16 89 £34,000 -6.20% 22
Buckinghamshire +14 89 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Hertfordshire -24 81 £35,000 - 9
Cambridge +6 77 £35,000 +16.66% 17
Devon +17 76 £30,000 +20.00% 9
Birmingham -21 72 £34,000 +4.61% 9
Bristol -28 63 £30,000 -7.69% 5
North Yorkshire -2 60 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Dorset +10 58 £30,500 -6.15% 10
Gloucestershire +1 53 £35,000 +7.69%

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5648 (80.67%) HTML
2 5375 (76.77%) JavaScript
3 5297 (75.66%) CSS
4 3613 (51.61%) jQuery
5 3099 (44.27%) .NET
6 2733 (39.04%) C#
7 2537 (36.24%) HTML5
8 2511 (35.87%) MVC
9 2468 (35.25%) PHP
10 2362 (33.74%) ASP.NET
11 1942 (27.74%) SQL
12 1929 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
13 1870 (26.71%) CSS3
14 1835 (26.21%) SQL Server
15 1749 (24.98%) Web Development
16 1701 (24.30%) MySQL
17 1243 (17.75%) OO
18 1225 (17.50%) Web Services
19 1179 (16.84%) Ajax
20 1125 (16.07%) XML
21 1014 (14.48%) Java
22 1010 (14.43%) CMS
23 977 (13.96%) Git (software)
24 932 (13.31%) ASP.NET MVC
25 814 (11.63%) Linux
26 810 (11.57%) Degree
27 806 (11.51%) TDD
28 804 (11.48%) E-Commerce
29 770 (11.00%) Microsoft
30 736 (10.51%) Subversion

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1010 (14.43%) CMS
2 661 (9.44%) WordPress
3 471 (6.73%) Drupal
4 415 (5.93%) Apache
5 347 (4.96%) Umbraco
6 345 (4.93%) Node.js
7 309 (4.41%) IIS
8 154 (2.20%) SharePoint
9 146 (2.09%) Tomcat
10 123 (1.76%) Joomla!
11 111 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
12 82 (1.17%) nginx
13 50 (0.71%) JBoss
14 49 (0.70%) ExpressionEngine
14 49 (0.70%) NServiceBus
15 45 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
16 43 (0.61%) ColdFusion
17 36 (0.51%) Apache Solr
18 33 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
19 31 (0.44%) concrete5
Applications
1 568 (8.11%) Photoshop
2 360 (5.14%) MS Excel
3 221 (3.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 129 (1.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 78 (1.11%) Fireworks
6 21 (0.30%) MS Office
7 11 (0.16%) Weka
8 9 (0.13%) GIMP
9 8 (0.11%) MS Visio
10 7 (0.100%) InDesign
11 6 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (0.071%) FreeHand
12 5 (0.071%) SPSS
12 5 (0.071%) Maya
13 4 (0.057%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.057%) Adobe After Effects
14 3 (0.043%) Edge Animate
15 2 (0.029%) AutoCAD
15 2 (0.029%) InfoPath
15 2 (0.029%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 259 (3.70%) Magento
2 56 (0.80%) Google Analytics
3 18 (0.26%) WebTrends
4 17 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 16 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.086%) SiteCatalyst
8 5 (0.071%) Shopify
8 5 (0.071%) Sophis RISQUE
9 4 (0.057%) osCommerce
10 3 (0.043%) Tridion
11 2 (0.029%) Zen Cart
11 2 (0.029%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 1 (0.014%) nopCommerce
12 1 (0.014%) JDE OneWorld
12 1 (0.014%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (0.014%) SAP SRM
12 1 (0.014%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 171 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 141 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 115 (1.64%) SaaS
4 101 (1.44%) GitHub
5 41 (0.59%) Amazon S3
6 29 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 23 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
9 12 (0.17%) Office 365
10 10 (0.14%) MailChimp
11 8 (0.11%) PaaS
12 6 (0.086%) Force.com
12 6 (0.086%) Route 53
13 4 (0.057%) Trello
13 4 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.043%) IaaS
14 3 (0.043%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.043%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.043%) Rackspace Cloud
15 2 (0.029%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 279 (3.99%) Internet
2 188 (2.69%) Intranet
3 115 (1.64%) HTTP
4 55 (0.79%) DNS
5 37 (0.53%) SSH
6 28 (0.40%) SSL
7 25 (0.36%) Firewall
8 24 (0.34%) VPN
9 22 (0.31%) TCP/IP
9 22 (0.31%) Extranet
10 20 (0.29%) Wireless
11 11 (0.16%) CTI
12 10 (0.14%) Broadband
13 9 (0.13%) LDAP
13 9 (0.13%) FTP
14 6 (0.086%) VoIP
14 6 (0.086%) SMTP
14 6 (0.086%) Reverse Proxy
15 5 (0.071%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (0.071%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1835 (26.21%) SQL Server
2 1701 (24.30%) MySQL
3 334 (4.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 285 (4.07%) Relational Database
5 184 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 182 (2.60%) NoSQL
7 166 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 164 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 139 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 139 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
10 109 (1.56%) RDBMS
10 109 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 66 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 55 (0.79%) Big Data
13 48 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 41 (0.59%) DB2
15 39 (0.56%) Redis
16 31 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 19 (0.27%) Oracle Database
18 17 (0.24%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 977 (13.96%) Git (software)
2 736 (10.51%) Subversion
3 484 (6.91%) Visual Studio
4 335 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 157 (2.24%) Jenkins
6 155 (2.21%) Maven
7 119 (1.70%) JIRA
8 114 (1.63%) JUnit
9 111 (1.59%) NUnit
10 96 (1.37%) Jasmine
11 95 (1.36%) TeamCity
12 94 (1.34%) Selenium
13 93 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
14 78 (1.11%) Ant
15 72 (1.03%) PHPUnit
16 70 (1.00%) Grunt
17 63 (0.90%) Mercurial
18 61 (0.87%) Eclipse
19 55 (0.79%) QUnit
20 49 (0.70%) ReSharper
General
1 677 (9.67%) Marketing
2 596 (8.51%) Finance
3 288 (4.11%) Retail
4 150 (2.14%) Games
5 140 (2.00%) Advertising
6 137 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 114 (1.63%) Banking
8 104 (1.49%) Publishing
9 40 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 36 (0.51%) Multimedia
11 34 (0.49%) Automotive
12 31 (0.44%) Back Office
13 28 (0.40%) Manufacturing
14 22 (0.31%) Law
15 21 (0.30%) Investment Banking
16 19 (0.27%) Legal
17 10 (0.14%) Electronics
17 10 (0.14%) Front Office
18 9 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.13%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5648 (80.67%) HTML
2 5297 (75.66%) CSS
3 3613 (51.61%) jQuery
4 3099 (44.27%) .NET
5 2537 (36.24%) HTML5
6 2362 (33.74%) ASP.NET
7 1870 (26.71%) CSS3
8 1225 (17.50%) Web Services
9 1179 (16.84%) Ajax
10 1125 (16.07%) XML
11 932 (13.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 694 (9.91%) AngularJS
13 679 (9.70%) .NET Framework
14 596 (8.51%) JSON
15 547 (7.81%) XHTML
16 461 (6.58%) LAMP
16 461 (6.58%) WCF
17 435 (6.21%) Backbone.js
18 384 (5.48%) Sass
19 380 (5.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 680 (9.71%) User Experience
2 466 (6.66%) Computer Science
3 378 (5.40%) Mobile App
4 377 (5.38%) Open Source
5 205 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
6 156 (2.23%) Social Media
7 151 (2.16%) W3C
8 118 (1.69%) Mathematics
9 109 (1.56%) Graphic Design
10 83 (1.19%) Digital Media
11 79 (1.13%) Client/Server
12 72 (1.03%) Algorithms
13 71 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
14 67 (0.96%) Visualisation
15 60 (0.86%) iPhone
15 60 (0.86%) Management Information System
16 59 (0.84%) N-Tier
17 55 (0.79%) E-Learning
18 45 (0.64%) Social Network
19 43 (0.61%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 814 (11.63%) Linux
2 411 (5.87%) Windows
3 276 (3.94%) Android
4 258 (3.69%) Apple iOS
5 155 (2.21%) UNIX
6 83 (1.19%) Ubuntu
7 41 (0.59%) CentOS
8 39 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 19 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
12 14 (0.20%) Windows 8
13 12 (0.17%) Debian
14 9 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (0.13%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.100%) Windows Phone
15 7 (0.100%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.071%) Fedora
17 2 (0.029%) MVS
17 2 (0.029%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2511 (35.87%) MVC
2 1929 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1749 (24.98%) Web Development
4 1243 (17.75%) OO
5 806 (11.51%) TDD
6 804 (11.48%) E-Commerce
7 636 (9.08%) Scrum
8 625 (8.93%) OOP
9 581 (8.30%) Responsive Web Design
10 425 (6.07%) Software Engineering
11 416 (5.94%) Web Design
12 408 (5.83%) SEO
13 373 (5.33%) Content Management
14 328 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
15 292 (4.17%) OO PHP
16 285 (4.07%) Unit Testing
17 246 (3.51%) OOD
18 241 (3.44%) Web Application Development
19 237 (3.39%) Mentoring
20 227 (3.24%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5375 (76.77%) JavaScript
2 2733 (39.04%) C#
3 2468 (35.25%) PHP
4 1942 (27.74%) SQL
5 1014 (14.48%) Java
6 434 (6.20%) PHP5
7 390 (5.57%) VB.NET
8 341 (4.87%) T-SQL
9 324 (4.63%) Python
10 255 (3.64%) Ruby
11 211 (3.01%) C++
12 172 (2.46%) Perl
13 163 (2.33%) VB
14 142 (2.03%) C
15 52 (0.74%) ActionScript
16 51 (0.73%) Objective-C
17 45 (0.64%) PowerShell
18 39 (0.56%) PL/SQL
19 37 (0.53%) VBScript
19 37 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 810 (11.57%) Degree
2 38 (0.54%) Security Cleared
3 31 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (0.33%) HND
5 15 (0.21%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.11%) MCSD
7 6 (0.086%) MCP
8 4 (0.057%) CFA
9 3 (0.043%) PhD
9 3 (0.043%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.043%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.029%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.029%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.014%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.014%) ISEB
11 1 (0.014%) MBA
11 1 (0.014%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.014%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (1.84%) QA
2 52 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 31 (0.44%) WCAG
4 15 (0.21%) WAI
5 9 (0.13%) HL7
6 7 (0.100%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.086%) SLA
8 3 (0.043%) Basel III
9 2 (0.029%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.014%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (0.23%) Varnish
2 10 (0.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.14%) VirtualBox
3 9 (0.13%) Docker
4 6 (0.086%) Firmware
5 5 (0.071%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.071%) HDFS
6 3 (0.043%) vSphere
7 2 (0.029%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.029%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.029%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.029%) KVM
8 1 (0.014%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 39 (0.56%) Puppet
2 32 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (0.37%) Vagrant
4 16 (0.23%) logstash
5 15 (0.21%) cPanel
6 9 (0.13%) Graphite
7 7 (0.100%) Capistrano
8 5 (0.071%) Plesk
8 5 (0.071%) Ansible
9 4 (0.057%) StatsD
10 3 (0.043%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.029%) WMI
11 2 (0.029%) yum
11 2 (0.029%) MOM
12 1 (0.014%) Nagios
12 1 (0.014%) Webmin
Vendors
1 770 (11.00%) Microsoft
2 449 (6.41%) Zend
3 350 (5.00%) Adobe
4 267 (3.81%) Oracle
5 199 (2.84%) Google
6 166 (2.37%) Facebook
7 162 (2.31%) Sitecore
8 154 (2.20%) Twitter
9 109 (1.56%) EPiServer
10 31 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
11 25 (0.36%) IBM
12 24 (0.34%) Telerik
13 23 (0.33%) Rackspace
14 20 (0.29%) Apple
15 15 (0.21%) Interwoven
16 14 (0.20%) Appcelerator
17 12 (0.17%) Macromedia
18 11 (0.16%) SAP
18 11 (0.16%) hybris
18 11 (0.16%) Sencha
London
Esum
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + holiday etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Newton Abbot, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + pension, flexi-time
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday