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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 80 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 3584 3593 4187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.13% 3.32% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 3.53% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3060 3177 3783
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -10 3333 £37,500 +7.14% 467
South East +4 928 £36,500 +4.28% 90
London -29 923 £45,000 - 117
North West -16 315 £35,500 +10.07% 57
East of England -15 291 £35,000 +7.69% 51
Hampshire +32 236 £32,500 -7.14% 22
South West -2 233 £35,000 +16.66% 36
West Midlands +9 231 £32,500 - 33
Yorkshire +8 216 £30,000 +3.44% 37
City of London -15 182 £47,500 +11.76% 39
East Midlands +4 174 £35,000 +7.69% 34
Manchester -22 163 £37,500 +15.38% 32
Surrey +9 159 £39,250 +4.66% 11
Berkshire -9 133 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Scotland +14 123 £37,500 +7.14% 17
Cambridgeshire +1 114 £37,750 +7.85% 16
East Sussex -3 113 £41,250 +17.85% 17
West Yorkshire +12 112 £30,000 +5.26% 19
Brighton -5 104 £42,500 +21.42% 13
Oxfordshire -11 88 £35,000 - 11
Cambridge +5 81 £38,000 +1.33% 11
West Sussex +38 76 £40,000 +81.81% 5
Fareham +15 76 £30,000 -9.77% 7
Hertfordshire -11 72 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Buckinghamshire -15 72 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Leeds -12 68 £32,000 +12.28% 9
Cheshire -11 67 £35,000 +2.94% 18
Glasgow +14 64 £38,000 +1.33% 13
Birmingham +13 64 £24,000 -26.15% 11
Reading +12 64 £40,000 +26.98% 3

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5757 (78.23%) HTML
2 5624 (76.42%) JavaScript
3 5407 (73.47%) CSS
4 3748 (50.93%) jQuery
5 3402 (46.23%) .NET
6 2922 (39.71%) C#
7 2641 (35.89%) ASP.NET
8 2540 (34.52%) PHP
9 2502 (34.00%) MVC
10 2457 (33.39%) HTML5
11 2121 (28.82%) SQL
12 2043 (27.76%) SQL Server
13 1927 (26.19%) Web Development
14 1814 (24.65%) CSS3
15 1781 (24.20%) MySQL
16 1354 (18.40%) XML
17 1257 (17.08%) Ajax
18 1251 (17.00%) OO
19 1193 (16.21%) Web Services
20 1069 (14.53%) CMS
21 1050 (14.27%) Java
22 1023 (13.90%) Agile Software Development
23 916 (12.45%) E-Commerce
24 915 (12.43%) Microsoft
25 913 (12.41%) ASP.NET MVC
26 907 (12.33%) Degree
27 799 (10.86%) Linux
27 799 (10.86%) Git (software)
28 779 (10.59%) .NET Framework
29 768 (10.44%) TDD

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1069 (14.53%) CMS
2 594 (8.07%) WordPress
3 447 (6.07%) Drupal
4 427 (5.80%) Apache
5 409 (5.56%) Node.js
6 341 (4.63%) Umbraco
7 289 (3.93%) IIS
8 249 (3.38%) Tomcat
9 179 (2.43%) SharePoint
10 144 (1.96%) Joomla!
11 114 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
12 50 (0.68%) nginx
13 39 (0.53%) ExpressionEngine
14 37 (0.50%) Apache Solr
15 33 (0.45%) Kentico
15 33 (0.45%) NServiceBus
16 29 (0.39%) Adobe CQ
17 23 (0.31%) Jetty
18 22 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
19 21 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 576 (7.83%) Photoshop
2 412 (5.60%) MS Excel
3 215 (2.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 80 (1.09%) Fireworks
5 47 (0.64%) MS Office
6 28 (0.38%) InDesign
7 22 (0.30%) MS Visio
8 14 (0.19%) Acrobat
9 13 (0.18%) MS Project
10 11 (0.15%) ImageReady
11 10 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (0.11%) InfoPath
13 6 (0.082%) GIMP
14 5 (0.068%) Maya
15 4 (0.054%) 3ds Max
16 3 (0.041%) Weka
17 2 (0.027%) Adobe After Effects
17 2 (0.027%) OmniGraffle
18 1 (0.014%) AutoCAD
18 1 (0.014%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 222 (3.02%) Magento
2 86 (1.17%) Google Analytics
3 38 (0.52%) WebTrends
4 30 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 16 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.12%) osCommerce
7 8 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
8 6 (0.082%) Sophis RISQUE
8 6 (0.082%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.082%) SiteCatalyst
9 3 (0.041%) Tridion
9 3 (0.041%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.027%) TrackWise
10 2 (0.027%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.027%) SAP SRM
11 1 (0.014%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.014%) Shopify
11 1 (0.014%) nopCommerce
11 1 (0.014%) JDE OneWorld
11 1 (0.014%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 158 (2.15%) SaaS
2 132 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 127 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 59 (0.80%) GitHub
5 24 (0.33%) PaaS
6 20 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (0.24%) Amazon S3
7 18 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (0.095%) Trello
10 6 (0.082%) MailChimp
10 6 (0.082%) Basecamp
10 6 (0.082%) IaaS
11 5 (0.068%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.068%) Force.com
12 4 (0.054%) Route 53
13 2 (0.027%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.014%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.014%) Office 365
14 1 (0.014%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 339 (4.61%) Internet
2 205 (2.79%) Intranet
3 142 (1.93%) HTTP
4 74 (1.01%) DNS
5 46 (0.63%) Extranet
6 42 (0.57%) SSH
7 35 (0.48%) SSL
8 33 (0.45%) TCP/IP
9 32 (0.43%) Firewall
10 30 (0.41%) VPN
11 22 (0.30%) CTI
11 22 (0.30%) SMTP
12 17 (0.23%) FTP
13 14 (0.19%) Wireless
13 14 (0.19%) Network Security
14 10 (0.14%) LDAP
14 10 (0.14%) SAN
15 7 (0.095%) SMS
15 7 (0.095%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (0.068%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2043 (27.76%) SQL Server
2 1781 (24.20%) MySQL
3 461 (6.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 296 (4.02%) Relational Database
5 255 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 190 (2.58%) NoSQL
7 178 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 176 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 172 (2.34%) MongoDB
10 136 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 136 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
11 96 (1.30%) RDBMS
12 71 (0.96%) Big Data
13 61 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 34 (0.46%) Oracle Database
15 32 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 31 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
17 26 (0.35%) Redis
18 22 (0.30%) Hadoop
19 15 (0.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 799 (10.86%) Git (software)
2 672 (9.13%) Subversion
3 550 (7.47%) Visual Studio
4 273 (3.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 133 (1.81%) Dreamweaver
6 126 (1.71%) Maven
7 125 (1.70%) JIRA
8 107 (1.45%) Jenkins
9 97 (1.32%) NUnit
10 91 (1.24%) Grunt
11 90 (1.22%) PHPUnit
12 86 (1.17%) Jasmine
13 85 (1.16%) Eclipse
14 79 (1.07%) Selenium
15 76 (1.03%) Ant
15 76 (1.03%) TeamCity
16 58 (0.79%) JUnit
17 49 (0.67%) Mercurial
18 40 (0.54%) Cucumber
19 36 (0.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 763 (10.37%) Marketing
2 608 (8.26%) Finance
3 301 (4.09%) Retail
4 228 (3.10%) Games
5 179 (2.43%) Advertising
6 138 (1.88%) Publishing
7 121 (1.64%) Banking
8 87 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 35 (0.48%) Automotive
9 35 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 33 (0.45%) Back Office
11 30 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 23 (0.31%) Law
14 21 (0.29%) Legal
15 16 (0.22%) Billing
15 16 (0.22%) Investment Banking
16 14 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.14%) Electronics
18 9 (0.12%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5757 (78.23%) HTML
2 5407 (73.47%) CSS
3 3748 (50.93%) jQuery
4 3402 (46.23%) .NET
5 2641 (35.89%) ASP.NET
6 2457 (33.39%) HTML5
7 1814 (24.65%) CSS3
8 1354 (18.40%) XML
9 1257 (17.08%) Ajax
10 1193 (16.21%) Web Services
11 913 (12.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 779 (10.59%) .NET Framework
13 671 (9.12%) JSON
14 653 (8.87%) XHTML
15 573 (7.79%) AngularJS
16 520 (7.07%) WCF
17 495 (6.73%) Backbone.js
18 451 (6.13%) SOAP
19 447 (6.07%) LAMP
20 374 (5.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 566 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 401 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 334 (4.54%) Open Source
4 193 (2.62%) Social Media
5 161 (2.19%) W3C
6 118 (1.60%) Digital Media
7 98 (1.33%) Mathematics
8 82 (1.11%) Graphic Design
9 76 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
10 72 (0.98%) Client/Server
11 63 (0.86%) iPhone
12 62 (0.84%) N-Tier
13 60 (0.82%) Visualisation
14 57 (0.77%) Blog
15 54 (0.73%) Social Network
15 54 (0.73%) Management Information System
16 51 (0.69%) Online Games
17 46 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
18 42 (0.57%) Web 2.0
19 41 (0.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 799 (10.86%) Linux
2 432 (5.87%) Windows
3 299 (4.06%) Android
4 296 (4.02%) Apple iOS
5 204 (2.77%) UNIX
6 68 (0.92%) Ubuntu
7 40 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
9 17 (0.23%) CentOS
10 15 (0.20%) Debian
11 13 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.14%) Windows 8
13 10 (0.14%) Windows Phone
14 9 (0.12%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.095%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.082%) Windows 7
16 6 (0.082%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (0.041%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.027%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2502 (34.00%) MVC
2 1927 (26.19%) Web Development
3 1251 (17.00%) OO
4 1023 (13.90%) Agile Software Development
5 916 (12.45%) E-Commerce
6 768 (10.44%) TDD
7 689 (9.36%) Scrum
8 566 (7.69%) OOP
9 525 (7.13%) Responsive Web Design
10 505 (6.86%) Software Engineering
11 448 (6.09%) Web Design
12 442 (6.01%) SEO
13 389 (5.29%) Content Management
14 331 (4.50%) Unit Testing
15 269 (3.66%) Web Application Development
16 258 (3.51%) OOD
17 254 (3.45%) BDD
18 246 (3.34%) OO PHP
19 243 (3.30%) Continuous Integration
20 208 (2.83%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5624 (76.42%) JavaScript
2 2922 (39.71%) C#
3 2540 (34.52%) PHP
4 2121 (28.82%) SQL
5 1050 (14.27%) Java
6 461 (6.26%) VB.NET
7 413 (5.61%) T-SQL
8 362 (4.92%) PHP5
9 353 (4.80%) Python
10 305 (4.14%) Ruby
11 177 (2.41%) C++
12 174 (2.36%) VB
13 170 (2.31%) Perl
14 108 (1.47%) C
15 71 (0.96%) XPath
16 62 (0.84%) Scala
17 56 (0.76%) VBScript
18 55 (0.75%) ActionScript
19 51 (0.69%) VB6
20 43 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 907 (12.33%) Degree
2 80 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (0.41%) Security Cleared
4 21 (0.29%) HND
5 13 (0.18%) MCP
6 11 (0.15%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.12%) Sun Certification
8 8 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (0.11%) MCSD
9 5 (0.068%) HNC
9 5 (0.068%) PhD
10 4 (0.054%) MCTS
10 4 (0.054%) CFA
11 3 (0.041%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.027%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.014%) OCP
13 1 (0.014%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.014%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.014%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.014%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (2.17%) QA
2 71 (0.96%) ISO 9001
3 29 (0.39%) WAI
4 27 (0.37%) WCAG
5 8 (0.11%) HL7
6 6 (0.082%) SLA
7 5 (0.068%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.041%) Basel III
9 1 (0.014%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.014%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.014%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (0.23%) Varnish
2 14 (0.19%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.068%) HDFS
5 4 (0.054%) Squid
5 4 (0.054%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.041%) vSphere
6 3 (0.041%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.041%) KVM
7 2 (0.027%) Docker
7 2 (0.027%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 39 (0.53%) Puppet
2 28 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.22%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.095%) YUM
5 5 (0.068%) Plesk
6 4 (0.054%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.054%) logstash
7 3 (0.041%) CFEngine
7 3 (0.041%) Nagios
8 2 (0.027%) Ansible
9 1 (0.014%) OpenView
9 1 (0.014%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 915 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 375 (5.10%) Adobe
3 358 (4.86%) Zend
4 261 (3.55%) Oracle
5 211 (2.87%) Google
6 160 (2.17%) Sitecore
7 150 (2.04%) Twitter
8 116 (1.58%) Facebook
9 114 (1.55%) EPiServer
10 38 (0.52%) JBoss
11 37 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
12 31 (0.42%) IBM
12 31 (0.42%) hybris
12 31 (0.42%) Telerik
13 22 (0.30%) SAP
14 20 (0.27%) Ektron
15 18 (0.24%) Apple
16 17 (0.23%) BT
17 16 (0.22%) Open Text
18 14 (0.19%) Lotus
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