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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 102 93 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 3057 3518 3863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.76% 2.98% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 3.15% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2716 3136 3435
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -9 2874 £37,500 - 465
South East -8 788 £40,000 +14.28% 93
London -49 702 £47,500 +7.95% 145
East of England +25 372 £37,500 +7.14% 48
North West +3 281 £36,500 +4.28% 61
West Midlands +10 215 £35,000 +11.11% 24
Surrey +39 186 £44,000 +10.00% 15
Yorkshire 0 185 £32,500 +3.17% 30
South West -43 164 £32,000 -5.88% 25
Manchester +1 157 £35,000 - 38
Hampshire -21 155 £35,000 +16.66% 15
City of London +15 145 £50,000 +11.11% 47
East Midlands -17 129 £32,000 -8.57% 31
Buckinghamshire -2 107 £39,000 +20.00% 11
Hertfordshire +11 104 £42,500 +18.05% 13
Berkshire -13 104 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Scotland -2 88 £34,000 -2.85% 17
West Yorkshire -16 84 £31,000 -3.12% 16
Cambridgeshire +2 73 £38,000 +8.57% 19
Kent +3 67 £37,500 - 10
Cheshire -9 65 £40,000 +23.07% 12
Oxfordshire -4 64 £37,500 +5.63% 20
Essex +22 63 £35,000 - 7
Milton Keynes +14 61 £39,000 +20.00% 7
Bristol -12 59 £29,500 +6.30% 9
Leeds -5 58 £30,000 -8.39% 11
Nottinghamshire +18 57 £32,500 -27.77% 10
North East +14 53 £30,000 +20.00% 8
Suffolk +12 53 £35,000 -4.76% 1
Edinburgh +21 52 £33,750 -3.57% 10

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5051 (81.59%) HTML
2 4890 (78.99%) JavaScript
3 4775 (77.13%) CSS
4 3313 (53.51%) jQuery
5 2800 (45.23%) .NET
6 2586 (41.77%) C#
7 2429 (39.23%) MVC
8 2392 (38.64%) HTML5
9 2202 (35.57%) ASP.NET
10 2047 (33.06%) PHP
11 1880 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
12 1720 (27.78%) SQL Server
13 1673 (27.02%) Web Development
14 1671 (26.99%) CSS3
15 1612 (26.04%) SQL
16 1343 (21.69%) MySQL
17 1062 (17.15%) AngularJS
18 1021 (16.49%) XML
19 1011 (16.33%) OO
20 973 (15.72%) ASP.NET MVC
21 963 (15.55%) Web Services
22 915 (14.78%) Git (software)
23 887 (14.33%) Ajax
24 841 (13.58%) Java
25 836 (13.50%) CMS
26 752 (12.15%) Finance
27 749 (12.10%) Degree
28 733 (11.84%) Microsoft
29 708 (11.44%) User Experience
30 702 (11.34%) TDD

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 836 (13.50%) CMS
2 554 (8.95%) WordPress
3 432 (6.98%) Node.js
4 313 (5.06%) Apache
5 292 (4.72%) IIS
6 272 (4.39%) Drupal
7 138 (2.23%) Umbraco
8 128 (2.07%) SharePoint
9 105 (1.70%) Joomla!
10 100 (1.62%) Tomcat
11 67 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
12 59 (0.95%) nginx
13 46 (0.74%) Kentico
14 40 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
15 33 (0.53%) Apache Solr
16 32 (0.52%) NServiceBus
17 31 (0.50%) DNN
18 27 (0.44%) Sitefinity
19 26 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
19 26 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 493 (7.96%) Photoshop
2 305 (4.93%) MS Excel
3 178 (2.88%) Adobe Illustrator
4 90 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 81 (1.31%) Fireworks
6 43 (0.69%) InDesign
7 32 (0.52%) MS Office
8 17 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
9 15 (0.24%) InfoPath
10 7 (0.11%) AutoCAD
11 6 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.081%) Final Cut Pro
12 5 (0.081%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.065%) GIMP
14 3 (0.048%) MS PowerPoint
14 3 (0.048%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.016%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 218 (3.52%) Magento
2 21 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.27%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.097%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.081%) Zen Cart
7 4 (0.065%) Workday HCM
7 4 (0.065%) Tridion
8 3 (0.048%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.032%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.032%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.032%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.016%) Unica
10 1 (0.016%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 137 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 130 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 86 (1.39%) Google Analytics
4 76 (1.23%) SaaS
5 63 (1.02%) GitHub
6 33 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
9 9 (0.15%) Sage Pay
9 9 (0.15%) Firebase
10 8 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
11 7 (0.11%) Heroku
12 6 (0.097%) Office 365
12 6 (0.097%) MailChimp
12 6 (0.097%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (0.081%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.048%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.048%) PaaS
14 3 (0.048%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 276 (4.46%) Internet
2 120 (1.94%) HTTP
3 110 (1.78%) Intranet
4 63 (1.02%) DNS
5 29 (0.47%) SSH
6 15 (0.24%) Wireless
6 15 (0.24%) FTP
7 13 (0.21%) TCP/IP
7 13 (0.21%) SSL
8 10 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 8 (0.13%) Extranet
9 8 (0.13%) DAB
9 8 (0.13%) Firewall
9 8 (0.13%) VoIP
10 6 (0.097%) Network Security
11 5 (0.081%) Skype
11 5 (0.081%) VPN
12 4 (0.065%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.065%) Broadband
13 3 (0.048%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1720 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1343 (21.69%) MySQL
3 238 (3.84%) MongoDB
4 208 (3.36%) Relational Database
5 206 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 204 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 149 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 111 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 103 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 88 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
11 82 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 72 (1.16%) Big Data
13 38 (0.61%) RDBMS
14 28 (0.45%) MS Access
15 27 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
16 21 (0.34%) Oracle Database
17 19 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
18 17 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 15 (0.24%) Redis
20 14 (0.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 915 (14.78%) Git (software)
2 511 (8.25%) Subversion
3 440 (7.11%) Visual Studio
4 351 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 146 (2.36%) Grunt
6 121 (1.95%) Jenkins
7 111 (1.79%) Selenium
8 109 (1.76%) JIRA
9 94 (1.52%) NUnit
10 88 (1.42%) Jasmine
11 85 (1.37%) Maven
12 81 (1.31%) PHPUnit
13 79 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
14 76 (1.23%) TeamCity
15 68 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 63 (1.02%) gulp
17 56 (0.90%) Eclipse
18 42 (0.68%) ReSharper
19 41 (0.66%) Bower
20 38 (0.61%) Mocha
General
1 752 (12.15%) Finance
2 673 (10.87%) Marketing
3 263 (4.25%) Retail
4 185 (2.99%) Games
5 127 (2.05%) Banking
6 109 (1.76%) Telecoms
7 78 (1.26%) Advertising
8 72 (1.16%) Publishing
9 54 (0.87%) Multimedia
10 47 (0.76%) Automotive
11 39 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 34 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 33 (0.53%) Legal
14 26 (0.42%) Law
15 23 (0.37%) Local Government
16 22 (0.36%) Back Office
17 16 (0.26%) French Language
17 16 (0.26%) German Language
18 14 (0.23%) Investment Banking
19 12 (0.19%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5051 (81.59%) HTML
2 4775 (77.13%) CSS
3 3313 (53.51%) jQuery
4 2800 (45.23%) .NET
5 2392 (38.64%) HTML5
6 2202 (35.57%) ASP.NET
7 1671 (26.99%) CSS3
8 1062 (17.15%) AngularJS
9 1021 (16.49%) XML
10 973 (15.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 963 (15.55%) Web Services
12 887 (14.33%) Ajax
13 594 (9.59%) .NET Framework
14 528 (8.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 447 (7.22%) JSON
16 442 (7.14%) WCF
17 429 (6.93%) Sass
18 375 (6.06%) LAMP
19 310 (5.01%) XHTML
20 306 (4.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 708 (11.44%) User Experience
2 420 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 374 (6.04%) Computer Science
4 207 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
5 198 (3.20%) Social Media
6 139 (2.25%) W3C
7 89 (1.44%) Graphic Design
8 87 (1.41%) Client/Server
9 83 (1.34%) Mathematics
10 72 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
11 71 (1.15%) Visualisation
11 71 (1.15%) Online Games
12 62 (1.00%) N-Tier
13 60 (0.97%) Digital Media
14 37 (0.60%) Physics
15 36 (0.58%) Social Network
15 36 (0.58%) Data Integration
15 36 (0.58%) Equities
16 33 (0.53%) Blog
17 30 (0.48%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 664 (10.73%) Linux
2 334 (5.39%) Windows
3 189 (3.05%) Android
4 167 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 63 (1.02%) UNIX
6 52 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (0.31%) Ubuntu
11 17 (0.27%) Debian
12 9 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (0.15%) CentOS
13 8 (0.13%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.11%) Windows Phone
14 7 (0.11%) Solaris
14 7 (0.11%) AIX
15 6 (0.097%) Windows Phone 7
16 5 (0.081%) CoreOS
17 4 (0.065%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2429 (39.23%) MVC
2 1880 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
3 1673 (27.02%) Web Development
4 1011 (16.33%) OO
5 702 (11.34%) TDD
6 666 (10.76%) E-Commerce
7 563 (9.09%) Scrum
8 513 (8.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 458 (7.40%) OOP
10 451 (7.28%) Software Engineering
11 411 (6.64%) Web Design
12 350 (5.65%) SEO
13 280 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
14 277 (4.47%) Unit Testing
15 275 (4.44%) Open Source
16 248 (4.01%) SDLC
17 238 (3.84%) Mobile Development
18 219 (3.54%) Content Management
19 206 (3.33%) Mentoring
20 205 (3.31%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4890 (78.99%) JavaScript
2 2586 (41.77%) C#
3 2047 (33.06%) PHP
4 1612 (26.04%) SQL
5 841 (13.58%) Java
6 439 (7.09%) VB.NET
7 361 (5.83%) T-SQL
8 308 (4.97%) Python
9 247 (3.99%) Ruby
10 212 (3.42%) PHP5
11 147 (2.37%) Perl
12 130 (2.10%) VB
13 109 (1.76%) C++
14 72 (1.16%) C
15 59 (0.95%) Objective-C
16 44 (0.71%) PL/SQL
17 38 (0.61%) ActionScript
18 37 (0.60%) VBScript
19 27 (0.44%) CoffeeScript
20 24 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 749 (12.10%) Degree
2 39 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (0.47%) Security Cleared
4 21 (0.34%) HND
5 12 (0.19%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.16%) MCAD
7 9 (0.15%) MCP
8 8 (0.13%) PhD
9 6 (0.097%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.081%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.065%) MCSD
11 4 (0.065%) NVQ Level 4
12 3 (0.048%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.032%) Linux+ Certification
13 2 (0.032%) HNC
13 2 (0.032%) MCSE
14 1 (0.016%) CISSP
14 1 (0.016%) Sun Certification
14 1 (0.016%) IC3 Certification
14 1 (0.016%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (1.36%) QA
2 29 (0.47%) WCAG
3 9 (0.15%) WAI
3 9 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.065%) SLA
4 4 (0.065%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.032%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.19%) Varnish
3 9 (0.15%) Docker
4 6 (0.097%) LXC
5 5 (0.081%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.016%) Xen
Systems Management
1 68 (1.10%) Puppet
2 37 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (0.45%) Vagrant
4 24 (0.39%) Capistrano
5 22 (0.36%) cPanel
6 18 (0.29%) TeamSite
7 13 (0.21%) logstash
8 11 (0.18%) Plesk
9 8 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 8 (0.13%) Webmin
10 6 (0.097%) Nagios
11 3 (0.048%) Graphite
11 3 (0.048%) Ansible
12 1 (0.016%) Graylog
12 1 (0.016%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.016%) StatsD
12 1 (0.016%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.016%) Munin
Vendors
1 733 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 342 (5.52%) Zend
3 326 (5.27%) Adobe
4 189 (3.05%) Google
5 188 (3.04%) Oracle
6 92 (1.49%) Facebook
7 91 (1.47%) Twitter
8 78 (1.26%) Sitecore
9 55 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
10 32 (0.52%) Rackspace
11 29 (0.47%) EPiServer
12 23 (0.37%) Red Hat
13 22 (0.36%) Apple
14 18 (0.29%) Perforce
15 16 (0.26%) SAP
15 16 (0.26%) Sencha
16 15 (0.24%) Xamarin
16 15 (0.24%) hybris
16 15 (0.24%) Telerik
17 13 (0.21%) Demandware
Central London / West End
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Telford, Shropshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + generous pension + benefits + work
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago