The table below looks at the statistics for the Webmaster role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Webmaster in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Webmaster
Rank 899 860 859
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Webmaster 5 11 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.010% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.011% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 32
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £24,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £40,950 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.83%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
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 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Webmaster
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Webmaster Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Webmaster
Salary Trend

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

Webmaster Salary Trend in the UK

Webmaster
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Webmaster within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 -21 5 £35,000 +22.80%
South East -22 3 £35,000 -13.58%
Surrey - 3 £35,000 -
London -9 2 £36,250 +27.19%

Webmaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Webmaster 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 Webmaster in their job title.

1 17 (89.47%) SEO
2 14 (73.68%) CMS
2 14 (73.68%) Marketing
3 12 (63.16%) HTML
4 11 (57.89%) PHP
5 10 (52.63%) CSS
5 10 (52.63%) Degree
5 10 (52.63%) Retail
6 9 (47.37%) Content Management
7 8 (42.11%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (42.11%) MySQL
8 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
8 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
8 7 (36.84%) Omniture
8 7 (36.84%) E-business
9 6 (31.58%) Photography
9 6 (31.58%) HTML5
9 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
10 5 (26.32%) Google
10 5 (26.32%) Web Design
11 4 (21.05%) Analytics
11 4 (21.05%) Joomla!
11 4 (21.05%) Photoshop
11 4 (21.05%) Adobe
12 3 (15.79%) Legal
12 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
12 3 (15.79%) Publishing
12 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 3 (15.79%) IIS
12 3 (15.79%) SQL

Webmaster
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Webmaster 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 Webmaster in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (73.68%) CMS
2 4 (21.05%) Joomla!
3 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 3 (15.79%) Apache
4 2 (10.53%) Drupal
4 2 (10.53%) WordPress
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Photoshop
2 3 (15.79%) InDesign
3 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.26%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
General
1 14 (73.68%) Marketing
2 10 (52.63%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Legal
3 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Publishing
4 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) Flash
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) CSS3
5 2 (10.53%) XHTML
5 2 (10.53%) JSP
5 2 (10.53%) Servlets
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Photography
2 3 (15.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) SEO
2 9 (47.37%) Content Management
3 8 (42.11%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
4 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
4 7 (36.84%) E-business
5 5 (26.32%) Web Design
6 4 (21.05%) Analytics
7 3 (15.79%) Pay per click
7 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
9 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) PHP
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Shibboleth
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Omniture
2 5 (26.32%) Google
3 4 (21.05%) Adobe
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) VMware