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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 99 84 68
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 3075 3952 4152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.78% 3.29% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 3.48% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2664 3444 3785
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £38,000
% 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -21 2860 £36,000 -4.00% 468
South East -3 730 £38,000 +1.33% 96
London -78 679 £45,000 +5.88% 134
East of England +14 383 £35,000 +1.44% 54
Yorkshire +29 258 £32,500 -13.33% 33
South West -22 231 £32,250 -0.76% 36
West Midlands +12 223 £34,000 -2.85% 34
North West -27 217 £35,000 +2.94% 50
Hampshire -14 140 £35,250 +22.60% 17
City of London -25 140 £45,000 - 30
East Midlands -31 126 £35,000 - 29
Surrey -12 123 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Manchester -30 122 £35,000 - 28
West Yorkshire +30 115 £35,000 -4.10% 19
Berkshire -8 109 £37,500 -3.22% 13
Buckinghamshire +38 108 £39,000 - 10
Cambridgeshire 0 96 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Scotland -7 92 £35,000 - 15
East Sussex -4 89 £35,000 - 13
Suffolk +9 84 £27,500 -20.28% 5
Leeds +27 82 £35,000 -6.66% 11
Brighton -4 79 £35,000 - 9
Milton Keynes +37 75 £39,000 +4.00% 7
Oxfordshire -14 72 £39,250 +4.66% 15
Hertfordshire -32 72 £42,500 +21.42% 16
Ipswich +15 69 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Staffordshire +10 65 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Birmingham +7 61 £27,500 -16.66% 8
Essex +28 58 £33,250 +2.30% 8
Nottinghamshire -11 56 £34,000 -9.33% 18

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5015 (81.72%) HTML
2 4825 (78.62%) JavaScript
3 4736 (77.17%) CSS
4 3174 (51.72%) jQuery
5 2718 (44.29%) .NET
6 2468 (40.22%) C#
7 2433 (39.64%) HTML5
8 2357 (38.41%) MVC
9 2119 (34.53%) PHP
10 2048 (33.37%) ASP.NET
11 1743 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
12 1742 (28.39%) Web Development
13 1685 (27.46%) CSS3
14 1654 (26.95%) SQL Server
15 1612 (26.27%) SQL
16 1404 (22.88%) MySQL
17 1109 (18.07%) OO
18 971 (15.82%) Ajax
19 968 (15.77%) Web Services
20 918 (14.96%) XML
21 890 (14.50%) Git (software)
22 881 (14.36%) ASP.NET MVC
23 856 (13.95%) AngularJS
24 838 (13.65%) Java
25 814 (13.26%) CMS
26 769 (12.53%) Degree
27 710 (11.57%) TDD
28 699 (11.39%) Microsoft
29 682 (11.11%) Linux
30 681 (11.10%) Marketing

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 814 (13.26%) CMS
2 576 (9.39%) WordPress
3 360 (5.87%) Drupal
3 360 (5.87%) Node.js
4 330 (5.38%) Apache
5 293 (4.77%) IIS
6 157 (2.56%) Umbraco
7 132 (2.15%) SharePoint
8 125 (2.04%) Joomla!
9 86 (1.40%) Tomcat
10 77 (1.25%) nginx
11 57 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
12 46 (0.75%) ColdFusion
13 45 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
14 42 (0.68%) NServiceBus
15 39 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
16 35 (0.57%) concrete5
16 35 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
17 34 (0.55%) Kentico
18 31 (0.51%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 504 (8.21%) Photoshop
2 291 (4.74%) MS Excel
3 177 (2.88%) Adobe Illustrator
4 106 (1.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 91 (1.48%) Fireworks
6 28 (0.46%) MS Office
7 23 (0.37%) InDesign
8 11 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
9 10 (0.16%) AutoCAD
10 7 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 7 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.098%) GIMP
11 6 (0.098%) MS Visio
12 5 (0.081%) FreeHand
12 5 (0.081%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (0.049%) Final Cut Pro
13 3 (0.049%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.033%) SPSS
15 1 (0.016%) Maya
Business Applications
1 238 (3.88%) Magento
2 16 (0.26%) WebTrends
3 11 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.13%) Zen Cart
5 8 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.049%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.049%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.033%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 2 (0.033%) Shopify
8 2 (0.033%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.016%) Tridion
9 1 (0.016%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 157 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (1.60%) GitHub
4 71 (1.16%) Google Analytics
5 60 (0.98%) SaaS
6 45 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 29 (0.47%) Amazon S3
8 14 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
10 12 (0.20%) Office 365
11 9 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.15%) MailChimp
11 9 (0.15%) Sage Pay
12 7 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.098%) Silverpop
13 6 (0.098%) Google Compute Engine
14 3 (0.049%) Trello
14 3 (0.049%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.049%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 242 (3.94%) Internet
2 138 (2.25%) HTTP
3 113 (1.84%) Intranet
4 63 (1.03%) DNS
5 30 (0.49%) SSH
6 19 (0.31%) SSL
7 18 (0.29%) Wireless
8 15 (0.24%) FTP
9 12 (0.20%) VPN
10 10 (0.16%) Firewall
11 9 (0.15%) DAB
12 8 (0.13%) TCP/IP
13 7 (0.11%) Network Security
14 6 (0.098%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.098%) Broadband
14 6 (0.098%) VoIP
15 4 (0.065%) Bluetooth
15 4 (0.065%) Reverse Proxy
15 4 (0.065%) Extranet
16 3 (0.049%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1654 (26.95%) SQL Server
2 1404 (22.88%) MySQL
3 225 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 205 (3.34%) MongoDB
5 204 (3.32%) Relational Database
6 171 (2.79%) NoSQL
7 128 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 121 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 115 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 86 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
11 60 (0.98%) Big Data
12 49 (0.80%) RDBMS
12 49 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 28 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 27 (0.44%) DB2
15 26 (0.42%) Redis
16 25 (0.41%) MS Access
16 25 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
18 15 (0.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 890 (14.50%) Git (software)
2 534 (8.70%) Subversion
3 413 (6.73%) Visual Studio
4 289 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 121 (1.97%) Jasmine
6 114 (1.86%) Grunt
7 109 (1.78%) Jenkins
8 108 (1.76%) Selenium
9 99 (1.61%) NUnit
10 94 (1.53%) JIRA
11 90 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
12 79 (1.29%) QUnit
13 76 (1.24%) TeamCity
14 71 (1.16%) Maven
15 61 (0.99%) PHPUnit
16 51 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 42 (0.68%) JUnit
18 40 (0.65%) Eclipse
19 39 (0.64%) ReSharper
19 39 (0.64%) Mercurial
General
1 681 (11.10%) Marketing
2 659 (10.74%) Finance
3 228 (3.72%) Retail
4 159 (2.59%) Games
5 131 (2.13%) Advertising
6 121 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 116 (1.89%) Banking
8 65 (1.06%) Multimedia
9 51 (0.83%) Publishing
10 39 (0.64%) Automotive
11 35 (0.57%) Law
11 35 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 34 (0.55%) Back Office
13 33 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 25 (0.41%) Legal
15 16 (0.26%) Local Government
16 15 (0.24%) German Language
17 14 (0.23%) French Language
17 14 (0.23%) Investment Banking
18 13 (0.21%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5015 (81.72%) HTML
2 4736 (77.17%) CSS
3 3174 (51.72%) jQuery
4 2718 (44.29%) .NET
5 2433 (39.64%) HTML5
6 2048 (33.37%) ASP.NET
7 1685 (27.46%) CSS3
8 971 (15.82%) Ajax
9 968 (15.77%) Web Services
10 918 (14.96%) XML
11 881 (14.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 856 (13.95%) AngularJS
13 582 (9.48%) .NET Framework
14 464 (7.56%) JSON
15 446 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 429 (6.99%) Sass
17 423 (6.89%) LAMP
18 379 (6.18%) WCF
19 361 (5.88%) XHTML
20 311 (5.07%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 672 (10.95%) User Experience
2 386 (6.29%) Mobile App
3 344 (5.61%) Computer Science
4 280 (4.56%) Open Source
5 194 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
6 169 (2.75%) Social Media
7 141 (2.30%) W3C
8 89 (1.45%) Mathematics
9 85 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 79 (1.29%) Graphic Design
11 74 (1.21%) Client/Server
11 74 (1.21%) Digital Media
12 67 (1.09%) Visualisation
13 62 (1.01%) N-Tier
14 54 (0.88%) Online Games
15 52 (0.85%) Algorithms
16 37 (0.60%) Data Integration
17 35 (0.57%) Blog
18 34 (0.55%) iPhone
19 32 (0.52%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 682 (11.11%) Linux
2 378 (6.16%) Windows
3 204 (3.32%) Android
4 164 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 74 (1.21%) UNIX
6 51 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 23 (0.37%) CentOS
10 22 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.20%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (0.15%) Debian
14 9 (0.15%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.13%) Windows Phone
15 8 (0.13%) Fedora
16 7 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (0.098%) AIX
17 6 (0.098%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2357 (38.41%) MVC
2 1743 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
3 1742 (28.39%) Web Development
4 1109 (18.07%) OO
5 710 (11.57%) TDD
6 626 (10.20%) E-Commerce
7 523 (8.52%) Responsive Web Design
8 475 (7.74%) OOP
9 471 (7.67%) Scrum
10 441 (7.19%) Software Engineering
11 399 (6.50%) Web Design
12 360 (5.87%) SEO
13 265 (4.32%) OO PHP
14 261 (4.25%) Unit Testing
15 258 (4.20%) Content Management
16 236 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
17 224 (3.65%) Web Application Development
18 212 (3.45%) Mobile Development
19 199 (3.24%) Mentoring
20 189 (3.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4825 (78.62%) JavaScript
2 2468 (40.22%) C#
3 2119 (34.53%) PHP
4 1612 (26.27%) SQL
5 838 (13.65%) Java
6 414 (6.75%) VB.NET
7 310 (5.05%) T-SQL
8 289 (4.71%) Python
9 259 (4.22%) PHP5
10 187 (3.05%) Ruby
11 151 (2.46%) VB
12 147 (2.40%) C++
13 137 (2.23%) Perl
14 91 (1.48%) C
15 50 (0.81%) Objective-C
16 41 (0.67%) PL/SQL
17 37 (0.60%) ActionScript
18 36 (0.59%) VBScript
19 23 (0.37%) PowerShell
20 21 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 769 (12.53%) Degree
2 36 (0.59%) Security Cleared
3 30 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (0.28%) HND
4 17 (0.28%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.13%) MCP
6 7 (0.11%) MCSD
7 3 (0.049%) PhD
7 3 (0.049%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.049%) NVQ Level 4
7 3 (0.049%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.033%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (0.033%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.033%) HNC
8 2 (0.033%) MCAD
9 1 (0.016%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (1.58%) QA
2 30 (0.49%) WCAG
3 21 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.20%) WAI
5 9 (0.15%) SLA
6 7 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.016%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.016%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.016%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.24%) Varnish
3 12 (0.20%) VirtualBox
4 9 (0.15%) Docker
5 1 (0.016%) LXC
5 1 (0.016%) Xen
5 1 (0.016%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 49 (0.80%) Puppet
2 41 (0.67%) Vagrant
3 24 (0.39%) Capistrano
4 20 (0.33%) cPanel
5 18 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.26%) Plesk
7 12 (0.20%) TeamSite
8 11 (0.18%) logstash
9 9 (0.15%) Webmin
10 8 (0.13%) Graphite
11 7 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.049%) Nagios
12 3 (0.049%) Ansible
13 2 (0.033%) MOM
13 2 (0.033%) StatsD
14 1 (0.016%) Graylog
14 1 (0.016%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.016%) Munin
Vendors
1 699 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 340 (5.54%) Zend
3 332 (5.41%) Adobe
4 213 (3.47%) Oracle
5 191 (3.11%) Google
6 128 (2.09%) Facebook
7 112 (1.82%) Twitter
8 82 (1.34%) Sitecore
9 48 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
10 38 (0.62%) EPiServer
11 35 (0.57%) Rackspace
12 23 (0.37%) Apple
13 17 (0.28%) Red Hat
14 14 (0.23%) SAP
15 12 (0.20%) PayPal
16 11 (0.18%) IBM
16 11 (0.18%) Sage
16 11 (0.18%) Remedy
17 10 (0.16%) Perforce
17 10 (0.16%) FatWire
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