The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Specialist
Rank 914 927 881
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Specialist 20 23 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.022% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.022% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 45
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £35,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -41.66%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Web Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Specialist within the UK.

Web Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Web Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Specialist over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Web Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Web Specialist
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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 -3 20 £47,500 +35.71% 3
London +10 10 £58,750 +6.81%
South East +22 8 £31,500 +31.25% 2
Surrey +19 4 £31,500 +26.00%
Hampshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Fareham - 3 £30,000 -
Berkshire +1 1 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Crewe - 1 £25,000 -
Retford - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £25,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £25,000 - 1

Web Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Web Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 26 (57.78%) HTML
2 25 (55.56%) Marketing
3 24 (53.33%) CSS
4 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
5 21 (46.67%) E-Commerce
6 16 (35.56%) jQuery
7 15 (33.33%) SQL
8 14 (31.11%) Web Analytics
8 14 (31.11%) Analytics
9 13 (28.89%) Google
9 13 (28.89%) Google Analytics
9 13 (28.89%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (28.89%) Windows
10 12 (26.67%) PHP
11 11 (24.44%) MySQL
11 11 (24.44%) Apache
12 10 (22.22%) Web Marketing
12 10 (22.22%) Social Media
12 10 (22.22%) Unix
13 9 (20.00%) SEO
14 8 (17.78%) Subversion
14 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
14 8 (17.78%) JSON
14 8 (17.78%) OOP
14 8 (17.78%) Smarty
14 8 (17.78%) CSS3
14 8 (17.78%) Digital Media
14 8 (17.78%) Facebook
14 8 (17.78%) Twitter
15 7 (15.56%) HTML5

Web Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Web Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (24.44%) Apache
2 3 (6.67%) nginx
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) WordPress
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Drupal
4 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.22%) InDesign
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (6.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Google Analytics
2 7 (15.56%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.67%) IaaS
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.67%) PaaS
3 3 (6.67%) SaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) LAN
1 3 (6.67%) LDAP
1 3 (6.67%) WAN
2 2 (4.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) BGP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.22%) Extranet
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) Intranet
3 1 (2.22%) IPv6
3 1 (2.22%) MPLS
3 1 (2.22%) Network Security
3 1 (2.22%) OSPF
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) MySQL
2 7 (15.56%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.67%) Big Data
4 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) JMeter
2 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (55.56%) Marketing
2 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.67%) Advertising
4 3 (6.67%) Electronics
4 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Games
6 1 (2.22%) Korean Language
6 1 (2.22%) Law
6 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.22%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) HTML
2 24 (53.33%) CSS
3 16 (35.56%) jQuery
4 8 (17.78%) CSS3
4 8 (17.78%) JSON
4 8 (17.78%) Smarty
5 7 (15.56%) HTML5
5 7 (15.56%) LESS
5 7 (15.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (15.56%) XHTML
6 5 (11.11%) XML
7 3 (6.67%) .NET
8 2 (4.44%) Flash
8 2 (4.44%) Regular Expression
8 2 (4.44%) Web Services
9 1 (2.22%) Apache Flex
9 1 (2.22%) CGI
9 1 (2.22%) DHTML
9 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Social Media
2 8 (17.78%) Digital Media
3 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.44%) Animation
5 2 (4.44%) Blog
5 2 (4.44%) PMI
5 2 (4.44%) User Experience
6 1 (2.22%) Clustering
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) IPTV
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.22%) Online Games
6 1 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Unix
3 3 (6.67%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.22%) AIX
4 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) E-Commerce
2 14 (31.11%) Analytics
2 14 (31.11%) Web Analytics
3 13 (28.89%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (22.22%) Web Marketing
5 9 (20.00%) SEO
6 8 (17.78%) OOP
6 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
7 7 (15.56%) Front End Development
7 7 (15.56%) Mobile Development
7 7 (15.56%) Online Marketing
7 7 (15.56%) Web Development
8 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) Qualitative Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) Competitive Intelligence
10 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
10 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
11 2 (4.44%) Dashboard Development
11 2 (4.44%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
2 15 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) PHP
4 4 (8.89%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) Perl
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) CISSP
3 1 (2.22%) MCSD
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Grafana
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Google
2 8 (17.78%) Facebook
2 8 (17.78%) Twitter
3 4 (8.89%) Adobe
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Hitwise
6 1 (2.22%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Juniper
6 1 (2.22%) Omniture
6 1 (2.22%) Qualys
6 1 (2.22%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (2.22%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.22%) Splunk
6 1 (2.22%) Sun
6 1 (2.22%) VMware