Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 120 121
Rank change year-on-year -31 +1 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Engineer 32 26 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.02% 1.16% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.19% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 50
Cambridge median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -11.76% -10.53%
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -6.25% -15.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3,049 2,185 2,797
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.37% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,269 1,846 2,355
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Web Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Web Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Web Engineer in Cambridge

Web Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Engineer in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Web Engineer in Cambridge

Web Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Engineer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Engineer in Cambridge

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Web Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Web Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
3 19 (59.38%) PhD
3 19 (59.38%) HTML
3 19 (59.38%) Artificial Intelligence
3 19 (59.38%) Node.js
3 19 (59.38%) User Experience
4 18 (56.25%) jQuery
5 17 (53.13%) Backbone.js
5 17 (53.13%) D3.js
5 17 (53.13%) CSS
6 8 (25.00%) Python
7 7 (21.88%) SQL
7 7 (21.88%) .NET
8 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (18.75%) Degree
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
9 5 (15.63%) Linux
10 4 (12.50%) Mac OS X
10 4 (12.50%) Windows
10 4 (12.50%) Java
11 3 (9.38%) Web Development
11 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
12 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
12 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
12 2 (6.25%) Physics
12 2 (6.25%) Fintech
12 2 (6.25%) C#
12 2 (6.25%) CRM

Web Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) HTML
1 19 (59.38%) Node.js
2 18 (56.25%) jQuery
3 17 (53.13%) Backbone.js
3 17 (53.13%) CSS
3 17 (53.13%) D3.js
4 7 (21.88%) .NET
5 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (3.13%) Redux
7 1 (3.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Fintech
4 1 (3.13%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
2 19 (59.38%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) Web Development
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) CRM
4 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.25%) Physics
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.00%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) PhD
2 6 (18.75%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree