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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 100 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 3038 3592 3515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.77% 3.13% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 3.31% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2725 3064 3108
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 2015. 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 -12 2900 £38,000 +1.33% 428
South East -12 783 £40,000 +9.58% 88
London -34 748 £45,000 - 98
East of England +10 312 £38,000 +8.57% 31
North West 0 299 £37,500 +5.63% 57
West Midlands +14 275 £32,500 - 46
Yorkshire -10 172 £35,000 +16.66% 30
Surrey +7 171 £42,500 +8.28% 7
South West -41 161 £32,500 -7.14% 33
Manchester +1 159 £35,000 -6.66% 30
City of London -2 155 £47,500 - 18
Hampshire -42 134 £35,000 +7.69% 27
Buckinghamshire +26 132 £39,000 +11.42% 10
East Midlands -26 124 £30,000 -14.28% 32
Cheshire +15 89 £42,500 +21.42% 14
Cambridgeshire -2 86 £38,000 - 12
Hertfordshire -1 84 £40,000 +14.28% 10
West Yorkshire -29 79 £35,500 +18.33% 13
Milton Keynes +29 76 £39,000 +11.42% 8
Berkshire -41 74 £35,000 - 6
Kent +10 73 £35,000 - 8
Scotland -32 71 £35,500 -5.33% 23
Oxfordshire -18 68 £37,500 +7.14% 17
Essex +15 66 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Birmingham +3 57 £30,000 +25.00% 18
Staffordshire +21 56 £35,000 - 5
Leeds +3 56 £36,500 +14.06% 9
East Sussex -14 56 £40,000 -3.03% 6
South Yorkshire +19 55 £30,500 +1.66% 8
Bristol -4 53 £35,000 +18.64% 5

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4888 (81.68%) HTML
2 4769 (79.70%) JavaScript
3 4657 (77.82%) CSS
4 3299 (55.13%) jQuery
5 2652 (44.32%) .NET
6 2431 (40.63%) C#
7 2363 (39.49%) MVC
8 2357 (39.39%) HTML5
9 2104 (35.16%) ASP.NET
10 1930 (32.25%) PHP
11 1881 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
12 1674 (27.97%) CSS3
13 1628 (27.21%) SQL Server
14 1578 (26.37%) SQL
15 1547 (25.85%) Web Development
16 1283 (21.44%) MySQL
17 1199 (20.04%) AngularJS
18 977 (16.33%) Web Services
19 954 (15.94%) XML
20 950 (15.88%) ASP.NET MVC
21 901 (15.06%) Ajax
22 890 (14.87%) OO
23 866 (14.47%) Git (software)
24 810 (13.54%) CMS
25 763 (12.75%) Java
26 734 (12.27%) TDD
27 720 (12.03%) Degree
28 711 (11.88%) Finance
29 697 (11.65%) E-Commerce
30 695 (11.61%) Linux

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 810 (13.54%) CMS
2 538 (8.99%) WordPress
3 427 (7.14%) Node.js
4 344 (5.75%) Apache
5 279 (4.66%) IIS
6 209 (3.49%) Drupal
7 176 (2.94%) Umbraco
8 151 (2.52%) SharePoint
9 119 (1.99%) Tomcat
10 95 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
11 79 (1.32%) Joomla!
12 62 (1.04%) nginx
13 36 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
14 35 (0.58%) DNN
15 32 (0.53%) Kentico
16 29 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
17 28 (0.47%) Sitefinity
17 28 (0.47%) Apache Solr
18 21 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
19 20 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 443 (7.40%) Photoshop
2 269 (4.50%) MS Excel
3 162 (2.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 78 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 65 (1.09%) Fireworks
6 33 (0.55%) InDesign
6 33 (0.55%) MS Office
7 10 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 9 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
9 8 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (0.084%) Acrobat
10 5 (0.084%) Adobe Premiere
11 4 (0.067%) GIMP
12 3 (0.050%) Final Cut Pro
12 3 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.017%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 195 (3.26%) Magento
2 23 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.18%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.067%) Tridion
4 4 (0.067%) Workday HCM
5 2 (0.033%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.033%) AWD
6 1 (0.017%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.017%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.017%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 141 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 133 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 103 (1.72%) SaaS
4 81 (1.35%) Google Analytics
5 36 (0.60%) GitHub
6 25 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
9 16 (0.27%) Office 365
10 8 (0.13%) Heroku
11 7 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.10%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.084%) PaaS
13 5 (0.084%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.084%) Firebase
14 4 (0.067%) Rackspace Cloud
15 3 (0.050%) Google App Engine
16 2 (0.033%) CloudFront
16 2 (0.033%) IaaS
16 2 (0.033%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 275 (4.60%) Internet
2 103 (1.72%) HTTP
2 103 (1.72%) Intranet
3 58 (0.97%) DNS
4 23 (0.38%) SSH
5 18 (0.30%) SSL
5 18 (0.30%) Extranet
6 15 (0.25%) HTTPS
7 12 (0.20%) TCP/IP
8 11 (0.18%) FTP
9 9 (0.15%) Firewall
10 8 (0.13%) Wireless
10 8 (0.13%) Network Security
11 6 (0.10%) VPN
12 5 (0.084%) Broadband
13 4 (0.067%) Skype
14 3 (0.050%) LAN
14 3 (0.050%) WAN
15 2 (0.033%) SMTP
15 2 (0.033%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1628 (27.21%) SQL Server
2 1283 (21.44%) MySQL
3 239 (3.99%) NoSQL
4 215 (3.59%) Relational Database
5 208 (3.48%) MongoDB
6 202 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 121 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 117 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 117 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 105 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
10 93 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 74 (1.24%) Big Data
12 43 (0.72%) RDBMS
13 28 (0.47%) Oracle Database
14 22 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
15 20 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
16 17 (0.28%) MS Access
16 17 (0.28%) DTS
17 14 (0.23%) Redis
18 13 (0.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 866 (14.47%) Git (software)
2 529 (8.84%) Subversion
3 420 (7.02%) Visual Studio
4 354 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 194 (3.24%) Grunt
6 135 (2.26%) Jenkins
7 123 (2.06%) Selenium
8 97 (1.62%) gulp
9 95 (1.59%) Maven
10 94 (1.57%) JIRA
11 90 (1.50%) PHPUnit
12 84 (1.40%) NUnit
13 80 (1.34%) Jasmine
14 79 (1.32%) Bower
15 74 (1.24%) Eclipse
16 70 (1.17%) TeamCity
17 62 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 52 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
19 46 (0.77%) Ant
19 46 (0.77%) ReSharper
General
1 711 (11.88%) Finance
2 597 (9.98%) Marketing
3 267 (4.46%) Retail
4 178 (2.97%) Games
5 131 (2.19%) Banking
6 111 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 77 (1.29%) Publishing
8 69 (1.15%) Advertising
9 37 (0.62%) Financial Institution
10 33 (0.55%) Multimedia
11 32 (0.53%) Automotive
11 32 (0.53%) Legal
12 22 (0.37%) Law
12 22 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 21 (0.35%) Manufacturing
14 15 (0.25%) Investment Banking
15 14 (0.23%) Back Office
15 14 (0.23%) Electronics
16 11 (0.18%) Front Office
16 11 (0.18%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4888 (81.68%) HTML
2 4657 (77.82%) CSS
3 3299 (55.13%) jQuery
4 2652 (44.32%) .NET
5 2357 (39.39%) HTML5
6 2104 (35.16%) ASP.NET
7 1674 (27.97%) CSS3
8 1199 (20.04%) AngularJS
9 977 (16.33%) Web Services
10 954 (15.94%) XML
11 950 (15.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 901 (15.06%) Ajax
13 596 (9.96%) .NET Framework
14 565 (9.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 491 (8.21%) WCF
16 456 (7.62%) Sass
17 427 (7.14%) JSON
18 344 (5.75%) Backbone.js
19 339 (5.67%) LAMP
20 325 (5.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 681 (11.38%) User Experience
2 414 (6.92%) Computer Science
3 405 (6.77%) Mobile App
4 216 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
5 165 (2.76%) Social Media
6 126 (2.11%) W3C
7 93 (1.55%) Graphic Design
8 80 (1.34%) N-Tier
9 77 (1.29%) Client/Server
10 76 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 73 (1.22%) Mathematics
12 64 (1.07%) Visualisation
13 58 (0.97%) Online Games
14 46 (0.77%) Digital Media
14 46 (0.77%) Physics
15 38 (0.64%) Algorithms
16 37 (0.62%) Equities
17 35 (0.58%) Derivative
18 32 (0.53%) Animation
19 27 (0.45%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 695 (11.61%) Linux
2 325 (5.43%) Windows
3 168 (2.81%) Android
4 164 (2.74%) Apple iOS
5 104 (1.74%) UNIX
6 62 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (0.53%) Ubuntu
8 29 (0.48%) Debian
8 29 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
10 9 (0.15%) Solaris
11 8 (0.13%) AIX
12 6 (0.10%) CentOS
12 6 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (0.10%) CoreOS
13 5 (0.084%) Windows Phone 7
13 5 (0.084%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.067%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2363 (39.49%) MVC
2 1881 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 1547 (25.85%) Web Development
4 890 (14.87%) OO
5 734 (12.27%) TDD
6 697 (11.65%) E-Commerce
7 593 (9.91%) Scrum
8 566 (9.46%) Responsive Web Design
9 457 (7.64%) OOP
10 432 (7.22%) Software Engineering
11 418 (6.99%) Web Design
12 339 (5.67%) Unit Testing
13 334 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
14 323 (5.40%) SEO
15 269 (4.50%) Open Source
16 242 (4.04%) Mobile Development
17 238 (3.98%) SDLC
18 204 (3.41%) Analytics
19 196 (3.28%) Content Management
20 194 (3.24%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4769 (79.70%) JavaScript
2 2431 (40.63%) C#
3 1930 (32.25%) PHP
4 1578 (26.37%) SQL
5 763 (12.75%) Java
6 418 (6.99%) VB.NET
7 377 (6.30%) T-SQL
8 318 (5.31%) Python
9 236 (3.94%) Ruby
10 219 (3.66%) PHP5
11 146 (2.44%) Perl
12 95 (1.59%) C++
13 85 (1.42%) VB
14 60 (1.00%) Objective-C
15 55 (0.92%) PL/SQL
16 43 (0.72%) C
17 32 (0.53%) VBScript
18 29 (0.48%) ActionScript
19 24 (0.40%) Bash Shell
19 24 (0.40%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 720 (12.03%) Degree
2 38 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (0.35%) Security Cleared
4 20 (0.33%) HND
5 10 (0.17%) MCAD
5 10 (0.17%) PhD
6 9 (0.15%) Postgraduate
7 7 (0.12%) MCP
7 7 (0.12%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.084%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.067%) NVQ Level 4
10 2 (0.033%) MCSE
10 2 (0.033%) HNC
11 1 (0.017%) CISSP
11 1 (0.017%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.017%) IC3 Certification
11 1 (0.017%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (1.67%) QA
2 20 (0.33%) WCAG
3 9 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.12%) WAI
5 6 (0.10%) SLA
6 5 (0.084%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.033%) Section 508
7 2 (0.033%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.033%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.22%) Docker
3 9 (0.15%) Varnish
4 7 (0.12%) LXC
5 5 (0.084%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.050%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.017%) Xen
Systems Management
1 63 (1.05%) Puppet
2 43 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.37%) cPanel
4 17 (0.28%) Capistrano
5 15 (0.25%) Vagrant
6 12 (0.20%) Plesk
7 11 (0.18%) TeamSite
8 8 (0.13%) Webmin
8 8 (0.13%) logstash
9 6 (0.10%) Nagios
10 5 (0.084%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.067%) Ansible
12 2 (0.033%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.017%) StatsD
13 1 (0.017%) Graylog
13 1 (0.017%) Graphite
13 1 (0.017%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.017%) Munin
13 1 (0.017%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 679 (11.35%) Microsoft
2 310 (5.18%) Adobe
3 296 (4.95%) Zend
4 183 (3.06%) Oracle
5 181 (3.02%) Google
6 98 (1.64%) Sitecore
7 83 (1.39%) Twitter
8 61 (1.02%) Facebook
9 53 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
10 27 (0.45%) Red Hat
10 27 (0.45%) Xamarin
11 24 (0.40%) hybris
12 23 (0.38%) EPiServer
12 23 (0.38%) Rackspace
13 20 (0.33%) SAP
14 19 (0.32%) Apple
15 18 (0.30%) Sencha
16 17 (0.28%) Perforce
17 14 (0.23%) New Relic
18 13 (0.22%) Demandware
Farnborough, Hampshire
Penta Consulting
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: (multiple roles) + options
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NonStop Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Technology People UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum £20,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago