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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 81 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 3622 3542 4150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.13% 3.30% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 3.50% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3093 3140 3745
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
109120 101188 111394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.25% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 88233 84007 95056
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -8 3368 £37,500 +7.14% 487
London -27 931 £45,000 - 129
South East +6 924 £36,500 +4.28% 91
North West -20 321 £36,000 +12.50% 61
East of England -21 294 £35,000 +7.69% 60
West Midlands +12 242 £32,500 - 32
Hampshire +37 236 £33,500 -4.28% 21
South West +3 232 £35,000 +16.66% 30
Yorkshire +8 223 £30,000 +3.44% 44
City of London -6 186 £47,500 +11.76% 42
East Midlands +3 179 £34,500 +6.15% 29
Manchester -24 163 £37,500 +15.38% 38
Surrey +7 158 £38,500 +2.66% 14
Berkshire -10 133 £37,500 - 7
Scotland +14 126 £37,500 +7.14% 19
West Yorkshire +22 119 £30,000 +3.44% 22
East Sussex +2 117 £40,000 +14.28% 19
Cambridgeshire +1 114 £37,500 +7.14% 24
Brighton +1 106 £42,500 +21.42% 16
Oxfordshire -12 87 £35,000 - 9
Cambridge +1 82 £38,000 +1.33% 16
Fareham +18 77 £30,000 -7.69% 5
West Sussex +37 76 £40,000 +81.81% 2
Buckinghamshire -23 71 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Hertfordshire -13 70 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Cheshire -11 69 £35,000 - 16
Leeds -12 69 £32,000 +10.34% 9
Birmingham +17 68 £23,750 -26.92% 9
Glasgow +12 66 £37,500 - 12
Reading +12 64 £40,000 +19.40% 3

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5721 (78.49%) HTML
2 5580 (76.55%) JavaScript
3 5366 (73.62%) CSS
4 3723 (51.08%) jQuery
5 3360 (46.10%) .NET
6 2893 (39.69%) C#
7 2612 (35.83%) ASP.NET
8 2510 (34.44%) PHP
9 2464 (33.80%) MVC
10 2439 (33.46%) HTML5
11 2105 (28.88%) SQL
12 2010 (27.58%) SQL Server
13 1892 (25.96%) Web Development
14 1802 (24.72%) CSS3
15 1770 (24.28%) MySQL
16 1354 (18.58%) XML
17 1240 (17.01%) Ajax
18 1239 (17.00%) OO
19 1189 (16.31%) Web Services
20 1059 (14.53%) CMS
21 1050 (14.41%) Java
22 1022 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
23 922 (12.65%) E-Commerce
24 911 (12.50%) Microsoft
25 902 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
26 893 (12.25%) Degree
27 808 (11.09%) Git (software)
28 794 (10.89%) Linux
29 773 (10.61%) TDD
30 765 (10.50%) .NET Framework

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1059 (14.53%) CMS
2 599 (8.22%) WordPress
3 446 (6.12%) Drupal
4 425 (5.83%) Apache
5 402 (5.52%) Node.js
6 341 (4.68%) Umbraco
7 287 (3.94%) IIS
8 253 (3.47%) Tomcat
9 173 (2.37%) SharePoint
10 141 (1.93%) Joomla!
11 120 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
12 48 (0.66%) nginx
13 38 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
14 37 (0.51%) Apache Solr
14 37 (0.51%) NServiceBus
15 33 (0.45%) Kentico
16 27 (0.37%) Adobe CQ
17 23 (0.32%) Jetty
17 23 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
18 22 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 579 (7.94%) Photoshop
2 411 (5.64%) MS Excel
3 221 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 80 (1.10%) Fireworks
5 43 (0.59%) 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 8 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
11 8 (0.11%) InfoPath
12 6 (0.082%) GIMP
13 5 (0.069%) Maya
13 5 (0.069%) Weka
14 4 (0.055%) 3ds Max
15 2 (0.027%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.027%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.014%) AutoCAD
16 1 (0.014%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 223 (3.06%) Magento
2 82 (1.12%) Google Analytics
3 37 (0.51%) WebTrends
4 28 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.12%) osCommerce
7 8 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
8 6 (0.082%) Sophis RISQUE
9 4 (0.055%) SiteCatalyst
10 3 (0.041%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.041%) Tridion
11 2 (0.027%) TrackWise
11 2 (0.027%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (0.014%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.014%) SAP SRM
12 1 (0.014%) JDE OneWorld
12 1 (0.014%) Shopify
12 1 (0.014%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 152 (2.09%) SaaS
2 131 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 131 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (0.80%) GitHub
4 24 (0.33%) PaaS
5 20 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (0.23%) Amazon S3
6 17 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (0.096%) MailChimp
9 6 (0.082%) Trello
9 6 (0.082%) Basecamp
9 6 (0.082%) IaaS
10 5 (0.069%) CloudFront
10 5 (0.069%) Force.com
11 4 (0.055%) Route 53
12 2 (0.027%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.014%) Office 365
13 1 (0.014%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.014%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 336 (4.61%) Internet
2 204 (2.80%) Intranet
3 144 (1.98%) HTTP
4 75 (1.03%) DNS
5 45 (0.62%) Extranet
6 40 (0.55%) SSH
7 35 (0.48%) TCP/IP
8 34 (0.47%) SSL
9 33 (0.45%) Firewall
10 31 (0.43%) VPN
11 23 (0.32%) CTI
12 21 (0.29%) SMTP
13 17 (0.23%) FTP
14 15 (0.21%) Wireless
15 13 (0.18%) Network Security
16 10 (0.14%) SAN
17 9 (0.12%) LDAP
18 7 (0.096%) SMS
19 6 (0.082%) Wi-Fi
20 5 (0.069%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2010 (27.58%) SQL Server
2 1770 (24.28%) MySQL
3 446 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 296 (4.06%) Relational Database
5 247 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 192 (2.63%) NoSQL
7 176 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 173 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 169 (2.32%) MongoDB
10 136 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
11 134 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 96 (1.32%) RDBMS
13 72 (0.99%) Big Data
14 61 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (0.44%) Oracle Database
16 31 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 30 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
18 26 (0.36%) Redis
19 22 (0.30%) Hadoop
20 16 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 808 (11.09%) Git (software)
2 678 (9.30%) Subversion
3 541 (7.42%) Visual Studio
4 279 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 136 (1.87%) Dreamweaver
6 129 (1.77%) Maven
6 129 (1.77%) JIRA
7 109 (1.50%) Jenkins
8 98 (1.34%) NUnit
9 93 (1.28%) Jasmine
10 90 (1.23%) Grunt
11 89 (1.22%) PHPUnit
12 88 (1.21%) Eclipse
13 81 (1.11%) Selenium
14 80 (1.10%) TeamCity
15 79 (1.08%) Ant
16 59 (0.81%) JUnit
17 49 (0.67%) Mercurial
18 39 (0.54%) Cucumber
18 39 (0.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 744 (10.21%) Marketing
2 598 (8.20%) Finance
3 304 (4.17%) Retail
4 219 (3.00%) Games
5 179 (2.46%) Advertising
6 138 (1.89%) Publishing
7 119 (1.63%) Banking
8 88 (1.21%) Telecoms
9 35 (0.48%) Automotive
10 34 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 31 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 31 (0.43%) Back Office
12 26 (0.36%) Multimedia
13 24 (0.33%) Law
14 21 (0.29%) Legal
15 18 (0.25%) Billing
16 16 (0.22%) Investment Banking
17 15 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.14%) Electronics
19 9 (0.12%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5721 (78.49%) HTML
2 5366 (73.62%) CSS
3 3723 (51.08%) jQuery
4 3360 (46.10%) .NET
5 2612 (35.83%) ASP.NET
6 2439 (33.46%) HTML5
7 1802 (24.72%) CSS3
8 1354 (18.58%) XML
9 1240 (17.01%) Ajax
10 1189 (16.31%) Web Services
11 902 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
12 765 (10.50%) .NET Framework
13 660 (9.05%) JSON
14 648 (8.89%) XHTML
15 564 (7.74%) AngularJS
16 507 (6.96%) WCF
17 487 (6.68%) Backbone.js
18 453 (6.21%) SOAP
19 436 (5.98%) LAMP
20 369 (5.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 560 (7.68%) Computer Science
2 394 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 331 (4.54%) Open Source
4 188 (2.58%) Social Media
5 158 (2.17%) W3C
6 119 (1.63%) Digital Media
7 99 (1.36%) Mathematics
8 84 (1.15%) Graphic Design
9 76 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 68 (0.93%) Client/Server
11 65 (0.89%) iPhone
12 62 (0.85%) Visualisation
13 60 (0.82%) N-Tier
14 58 (0.80%) Blog
15 55 (0.75%) Social Network
16 52 (0.71%) Management Information System
17 51 (0.70%) Online Games
18 47 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
19 43 (0.59%) Smartphone
20 42 (0.58%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 794 (10.89%) Linux
2 420 (5.76%) Windows
3 299 (4.10%) Android
4 292 (4.01%) Apple iOS
5 200 (2.74%) UNIX
6 71 (0.97%) Ubuntu
7 39 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
9 16 (0.22%) Debian
9 16 (0.22%) CentOS
10 12 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.14%) Windows Phone
12 9 (0.12%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.11%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.096%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.069%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.055%) Windows Server 2012
17 2 (0.027%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.027%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2464 (33.80%) MVC
2 1892 (25.96%) Web Development
3 1239 (17.00%) OO
4 1022 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
5 922 (12.65%) E-Commerce
6 773 (10.61%) TDD
7 690 (9.47%) Scrum
8 565 (7.75%) OOP
9 529 (7.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 510 (7.00%) Software Engineering
11 443 (6.08%) Web Design
12 440 (6.04%) SEO
13 377 (5.17%) Content Management
14 331 (4.54%) Unit Testing
15 261 (3.58%) OOD
16 258 (3.54%) BDD
16 258 (3.54%) Web Application Development
17 248 (3.40%) Continuous Integration
18 245 (3.36%) OO PHP
19 198 (2.72%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5580 (76.55%) JavaScript
2 2893 (39.69%) C#
3 2510 (34.44%) PHP
4 2105 (28.88%) SQL
5 1050 (14.41%) Java
6 465 (6.38%) VB.NET
7 408 (5.60%) T-SQL
8 360 (4.94%) PHP5
9 345 (4.73%) Python
10 304 (4.17%) Ruby
11 181 (2.48%) C++
12 175 (2.40%) VB
13 165 (2.26%) Perl
14 111 (1.52%) C
15 70 (0.96%) XPath
16 66 (0.91%) Scala
17 56 (0.77%) VBScript
18 53 (0.73%) ActionScript
19 50 (0.69%) VB6
20 42 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 893 (12.25%) Degree
2 73 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (0.44%) Security Cleared
4 20 (0.27%) HND
5 13 (0.18%) MCP
6 12 (0.16%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.12%) Sun Certification
8 8 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (0.11%) MCSD
9 5 (0.069%) HNC
9 5 (0.069%) PhD
10 4 (0.055%) CFA
11 3 (0.041%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.027%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.027%) MCTS
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%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (2.10%) QA
2 70 (0.96%) ISO 9001
3 30 (0.41%) WAI
4 28 (0.38%) WCAG
5 8 (0.11%) HL7
6 6 (0.082%) SLA
7 5 (0.069%) 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 15 (0.21%) Varnish
2 12 (0.16%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.069%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.069%) HDFS
5 4 (0.055%) Squid
5 4 (0.055%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.055%) KVM
6 3 (0.041%) vSphere
7 2 (0.027%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.027%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (0.54%) Puppet
2 30 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.18%) Vagrant
4 8 (0.11%) logstash
5 7 (0.096%) YUM
6 4 (0.055%) Plesk
6 4 (0.055%) HAProxy
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
1 911 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 372 (5.10%) Adobe
3 355 (4.87%) Zend
4 259 (3.55%) Oracle
5 203 (2.79%) Google
6 166 (2.28%) Sitecore
7 145 (1.99%) Twitter
8 114 (1.56%) Facebook
9 112 (1.54%) EPiServer
10 39 (0.54%) JBoss
11 38 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
12 32 (0.44%) hybris
13 31 (0.43%) Telerik
14 28 (0.38%) IBM
15 22 (0.30%) SAP
16 19 (0.26%) Ektron
17 18 (0.25%) Apple
18 17 (0.23%) BT
19 16 (0.22%) Open Text
20 14 (0.19%) Symbian
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Benefits + Agency perks
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits + Flexible hours
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East
BLOC
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £27k - 30k per year + Pension and Career Development
Posted: 15 hours ago
North London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + discretionary bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £43000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 15 hours ago