Period
to 21 September 2021

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

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

Web Developer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 373 274 281
Rank change year-on-year -99 +7 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 896 526 1,575
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.83% 1.15% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.22% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 635 477 1,402
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,990 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 98,101 43,157 124,241
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.33% 94.74% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 69,294 36,080 100,931
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median % change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Web Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in England

Web Developer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Developer in England.

Salary trend for Web Developer in England

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Developer in England over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in England

Web Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -67 292 £55,000 -4.35% 68
South East -28 247 £45,000 +5.88% 44
North of England -104 121 £39,000 -13.33% 39
Midlands -132 98 £38,000 -12.64% 25
South West -73 80 £40,000 - 14
Yorkshire -70 66 £35,000 -7.89% 11
West Midlands -88 61 £38,000 -10.59% 14
North West -100 41 £49,500 +10.00% 26
East of England -96 38 £41,250 +3.13% 20
East Midlands -93 36 £40,000 -11.11% 11
North East -32 14 £43,750 -16.67% 2
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, Web Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 835 (93.19%) Web Development
2 698 (77.90%) JavaScript
3 547 (61.05%) CSS
4 545 (60.83%) HTML
5 314 (35.04%) PHP
6 294 (32.81%) React
7 287 (32.03%) .NET
8 261 (29.13%) AngularJS
9 255 (28.46%) C#
10 247 (27.57%) SQL
11 246 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
12 224 (25.00%) Full Stack Development
13 211 (23.55%) Git (software)
14 206 (22.99%) TypeScript
15 201 (22.43%) Social Skills
16 194 (21.65%) HTML5
17 176 (19.64%) MySQL
18 175 (19.53%) User Experience
19 173 (19.31%) Sass
20 167 (18.64%) CMS
21 165 (18.42%) Azure
22 164 (18.30%) WordPress
23 160 (17.86%) Front End Development
24 147 (16.41%) Marketing
25 144 (16.07%) Node.js
26 143 (15.96%) jQuery
27 127 (14.17%) CSS3
28 122 (13.62%) Vue.js
29 118 (13.17%) Problem-Solving
30 117 (13.06%) E-Commerce

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 167 (18.64%) CMS
2 164 (18.30%) WordPress
3 30 (3.35%) Umbraco
4 27 (3.01%) Apache
5 22 (2.46%) nginx
6 20 (2.23%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.12%) Drupal
8 15 (1.67%) Headless CMS
9 12 (1.34%) EPiServer
9 12 (1.34%) MODX
9 12 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.78%) IIS
10 7 (0.78%) Kentico
11 4 (0.45%) Confluence
12 3 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.22%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.22%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.22%) Gunicorn
13 2 (0.22%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 18 (2.01%) Figma
2 11 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.89%) Adobe XD
5 7 (0.78%) Sketch
6 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 48 (5.36%) Shopify
2 35 (3.91%) Magento
3 11 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.56%) OpenCart
4 5 (0.56%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.33%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 165 (18.42%) Azure
2 110 (12.28%) AWS
3 61 (6.81%) SaaS
4 58 (6.47%) Serverless
5 40 (4.46%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 39 (4.35%) Azure Functions
6 39 (4.35%) GitHub
7 38 (4.24%) Azure Event Grid
8 35 (3.91%) npm
9 34 (3.79%) GCP
10 23 (2.57%) Google Analytics
11 14 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (1.23%) Yarn
13 10 (1.12%) Apigee
13 10 (1.12%) Firebase
14 9 (1.00%) Bitrise
14 9 (1.00%) Power Platform
15 8 (0.89%) GitHub Actions
16 6 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 5 (0.56%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.12%) HTTP
1 19 (2.12%) Internet
2 12 (1.34%) DNS
3 10 (1.12%) Intranet
4 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.22%) Skype
4 2 (0.22%) SSH
4 2 (0.22%) SSL
5 1 (0.11%) 4G
5 1 (0.11%) 5G
5 1 (0.11%) Firewall
5 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (19.64%) MySQL
2 99 (11.05%) SQL Server
3 27 (3.01%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.68%) NoSQL
5 18 (2.01%) MongoDB
6 15 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (0.89%) Kalido
8 8 (0.89%) Power BI
9 6 (0.67%) MariaDB
10 5 (0.56%) GIS
11 3 (0.33%) Geospatial Data
11 3 (0.33%) Mixpanel
12 2 (0.22%) Big Data
12 2 (0.22%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.22%) Redis
12 2 (0.22%) Spatial Data
12 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 211 (23.55%) Git (software)
2 69 (7.70%) webpack
3 41 (4.58%) Jenkins
4 28 (3.13%) Selenium
5 25 (2.79%) Visual Studio
6 23 (2.57%) Jasmine
6 23 (2.57%) JIRA
7 20 (2.23%) Bitbucket
8 16 (1.79%) Babel
8 16 (1.79%) Grunt
9 15 (1.67%) gulp
10 13 (1.45%) git-flow
11 10 (1.12%) JsTestDriver
11 10 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (1.00%) Codeship
12 9 (1.00%) GitLab
13 8 (0.89%) PostCSS
14 7 (0.78%) Cypress.io
14 7 (0.78%) Travis CI
15 6 (0.67%) Charles Proxy
General
1 201 (22.43%) Social Skills
2 147 (16.41%) Marketing
3 67 (7.48%) Finance
4 53 (5.92%) Organisational Skills
5 50 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
6 46 (5.13%) Retail
7 30 (3.35%) Games
8 21 (2.34%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.67%) French Language
10 14 (1.56%) Publishing
11 13 (1.45%) Legal
12 11 (1.23%) Banking
13 10 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.89%) Influencing Skills
14 8 (0.89%) Telecoms
14 8 (0.89%) Wearables
15 7 (0.78%) Electronics
16 6 (0.67%) Law
17 4 (0.45%) Automotive
17 4 (0.45%) Documentation Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 547 (61.05%) CSS
2 545 (60.83%) HTML
3 294 (32.81%) React
4 287 (32.03%) .NET
5 261 (29.13%) AngularJS
6 194 (21.65%) HTML5
7 173 (19.31%) Sass
8 144 (16.07%) Node.js
9 143 (15.96%) jQuery
10 127 (14.17%) CSS3
11 122 (13.62%) Vue.js
12 115 (12.83%) .NET Framework
13 111 (12.39%) ASP.NET
14 104 (11.61%) REST
15 102 (11.38%) .NET Core
16 61 (6.81%) Laravel
17 56 (6.25%) RESTful
17 56 (6.25%) Web Services
18 54 (6.03%) Ajax
18 54 (6.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 175 (19.53%) User Experience
2 22 (2.46%) Mobile App
2 22 (2.46%) Virtual Team
3 20 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (1.45%) Algorithms
4 13 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (1.34%) Augmented Reality
6 9 (1.00%) Digital Media
7 8 (0.89%) Data Structures
7 8 (0.89%) Legacy Code
7 8 (0.89%) Social Media
8 7 (0.78%) Animation
8 7 (0.78%) Graphic Design
8 7 (0.78%) W3C
9 6 (0.67%) e-Learning
9 6 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.67%) NHS
10 5 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.56%) Life Science
10 5 (0.56%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 81 (9.04%) Linux
2 24 (2.68%) Apple iOS
3 22 (2.46%) Android
4 18 (2.01%) Windows
5 11 (1.23%) Ubuntu
6 7 (0.78%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.33%) CentOS
7 3 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (93.19%) Web Development
2 246 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
3 224 (25.00%) Full Stack Development
4 160 (17.86%) Front End Development
5 118 (13.17%) Problem-Solving
6 117 (13.06%) E-Commerce
7 105 (11.72%) MVC
8 85 (9.49%) TDD
9 82 (9.15%) Scrum
10 78 (8.71%) DevOps
11 76 (8.48%) SEO
12 65 (7.25%) Microservices
13 64 (7.14%) Software Engineering
14 58 (6.47%) Test Automation
15 57 (6.36%) Pair Programming
16 53 (5.92%) Computer Science
16 53 (5.92%) Mentoring
17 52 (5.80%) Responsive Web Design
18 51 (5.69%) SDLC
19 48 (5.36%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 698 (77.90%) JavaScript
2 314 (35.04%) PHP
3 255 (28.46%) C#
4 247 (27.57%) SQL
5 206 (22.99%) TypeScript
6 80 (8.93%) Java
6 80 (8.93%) Python
7 45 (5.02%) Ruby
8 30 (3.35%) ES6
9 19 (2.12%) Kotlin
10 16 (1.79%) VB
11 15 (1.67%) PHP 7
11 15 (1.67%) Tcl
12 14 (1.56%) Apple Swift
12 14 (1.56%) Dart
12 14 (1.56%) Objective-C
13 12 (1.34%) ES7
14 11 (1.23%) C++
15 9 (1.00%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.89%) ES8
Qualifications
1 72 (8.04%) Degree
2 27 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.78%) PhD
5 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.56%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.33%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.22%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.22%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.03%) Accessibility
2 19 (2.12%) QA
3 6 (0.67%) WCAG
4 3 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (0.33%) GDPR
4 3 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 53 (5.92%) Docker
2 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (1.12%) Kubernetes
1 10 (1.12%) Puppet
2 6 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.45%) Ansible
4 3 (0.33%) Terraform
5 2 (0.22%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 2 (0.22%) MIIS
5 2 (0.22%) Plesk
6 1 (0.11%) cPanel
6 1 (0.11%) Grafana
6 1 (0.11%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 91 (10.16%) Microsoft
2 63 (7.03%) Google
3 35 (3.91%) WooCommerce
4 30 (3.35%) Adobe
5 16 (1.79%) Apple
6 13 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (1.45%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.23%) Oracle
8 10 (1.12%) HubSpot
9 8 (0.89%) Alibaba
9 8 (0.89%) Samsung
10 5 (0.56%) Agilent
10 5 (0.56%) Netlify
10 5 (0.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 5 (0.56%) Zend
11 4 (0.45%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.33%) DevExpress
13 2 (0.22%) Dynatrace
13 2 (0.22%) OutSystems
14 1 (0.11%) Optimizely