Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 154 144
Rank change year-on-year -43 -10 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 2,799 3,639 4,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.74% 2.29% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 2.37% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,535 3,320 4,262
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%

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 154,981 153,453 182,740
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.42% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 127,055 127,934 155,096
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in England

Web Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in England

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in England over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

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 May 2018. 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
South East -34 750 £40,000 +2.56% 138
London -56 733 £52,500 +10.53% 138
North of England -56 409 £40,000 +14.29% 124
Midlands -51 366 £35,000 - 122
East of England -31 277 £37,500 - 62
South West -18 256 £35,000 - 72
West Midlands -47 238 £35,000 - 68
North West -74 224 £40,000 +14.29% 72
Yorkshire -9 146 £35,000 - 37
East Midlands -46 128 £35,000 -6.67% 53
North East -14 39 £35,000 +9.38% 15
Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 2,582 (92.25%) Web Development
2 2,217 (79.21%) JavaScript
3 2,010 (71.81%) CSS
4 1,993 (71.20%) HTML
5 1,208 (43.16%) .NET
6 1,201 (42.91%) C#
7 1,052 (37.58%) jQuery
8 1,001 (35.76%) AngularJS
9 950 (33.94%) PHP
10 913 (32.62%) MVC
11 856 (30.58%) ASP.NET
12 855 (30.55%) SQL
13 814 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
14 778 (27.80%) HTML5
15 691 (24.69%) SQL Server
16 605 (21.61%) MySQL
17 521 (18.61%) Git (software)
18 495 (17.68%) CSS3
19 442 (15.79%) Front End Development
20 425 (15.18%) React
21 396 (14.15%) Microsoft
22 380 (13.58%) CMS
22 380 (13.58%) User Experience
23 376 (13.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 351 (12.54%) Node.js
25 335 (11.97%) ASP.NET MVC
26 327 (11.68%) Sass
26 327 (11.68%) Degree
27 290 (10.36%) Scrum
28 287 (10.25%) Software Engineering

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
1 380 (13.58%) CMS
2 260 (9.29%) WordPress
3 132 (4.72%) Apache
4 94 (3.36%) Umbraco
5 75 (2.68%) Drupal
6 64 (2.29%) IIS
7 50 (1.79%) SharePoint
8 36 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
9 31 (1.11%) nginx
9 31 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
10 24 (0.86%) ExpressionEngine
10 24 (0.86%) Joomla!
11 19 (0.68%) EPiServer
12 12 (0.43%) Confluence
13 11 (0.39%) Tomcat
14 9 (0.32%) Apache Solr
15 8 (0.29%) Kentico
16 7 (0.25%) JBoss
16 7 (0.25%) NServiceBus
17 5 (0.18%) Moodle
Applications
1 98 (3.50%) Photoshop
2 54 (1.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (0.50%) Chatbot
5 6 (0.21%) InDesign
5 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
6 5 (0.18%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.18%) InVision
6 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.036%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 71 (2.54%) Magento
2 13 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.29%) Shopify
5 7 (0.25%) NetSuite
6 6 (0.21%) Movex
7 4 (0.14%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.071%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.071%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.036%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.036%) OpenText MBPM
9 1 (0.036%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 183 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 154 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 111 (3.97%) SaaS
4 75 (2.68%) GitHub
5 67 (2.39%) npm
6 44 (1.57%) Google Analytics
7 20 (0.71%) Serverless
8 19 (0.68%) Amazon S3
9 18 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
9 18 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (0.61%) CloudFront
11 16 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 13 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 10 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
15 8 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (0.29%) MailChimp
15 8 (0.29%) PaaS
15 8 (0.29%) Yarn
16 7 (0.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 62 (2.22%) Intranet
2 47 (1.68%) Internet
3 34 (1.21%) SMS
4 29 (1.04%) HTTP
5 23 (0.82%) SSH
6 20 (0.71%) DNS
6 20 (0.71%) SSL
7 17 (0.61%) Extranet
8 12 (0.43%) Broadband
8 12 (0.43%) Network Security
9 8 (0.29%) Firewall
10 5 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.14%) Skype
12 3 (0.11%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.11%) Value-Added Service
13 2 (0.071%) Bluetooth
13 2 (0.071%) FTP
14 1 (0.036%) DHCP
14 1 (0.036%) HTTPS
14 1 (0.036%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 691 (24.69%) SQL Server
2 605 (21.61%) MySQL
3 118 (4.22%) Relational Database
4 107 (3.82%) MongoDB
5 66 (2.36%) NoSQL
6 38 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
10 20 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 15 (0.54%) RDBMS
13 14 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (0.46%) Big Data
15 12 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
16 11 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
16 11 (0.39%) MariaDB
17 10 (0.36%) GIS
18 9 (0.32%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 521 (18.61%) Git (software)
2 209 (7.47%) Visual Studio
3 158 (5.64%) gulp
4 99 (3.54%) Grunt
4 99 (3.54%) webpack
5 91 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 88 (3.14%) Subversion
7 51 (1.82%) Jenkins
8 47 (1.68%) JIRA
9 42 (1.50%) Selenium
10 39 (1.39%) Vagrant
11 38 (1.36%) Jasmine
12 32 (1.14%) Bitbucket
13 31 (1.11%) Karma Test Runner
14 29 (1.04%) PHPUnit
15 25 (0.89%) Protractor
16 23 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
17 22 (0.79%) NUnit
18 20 (0.71%) Maven
19 16 (0.57%) Mocha
General
1 284 (10.15%) Finance
2 268 (9.57%) Marketing
3 153 (5.47%) Retail
4 65 (2.32%) Banking
5 48 (1.71%) Advertising
6 45 (1.61%) Games
7 39 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 32 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 19 (0.68%) Automotive
10 16 (0.57%) Electronics
11 15 (0.54%) Legal
12 13 (0.46%) Military
13 12 (0.43%) Multimedia
14 10 (0.36%) Back Office
14 10 (0.36%) Publishing
15 9 (0.32%) Law
16 8 (0.29%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.29%) Music Industry
17 7 (0.25%) Billing
17 7 (0.25%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,010 (71.81%) CSS
2 1,993 (71.20%) HTML
3 1,208 (43.16%) .NET
4 1,052 (37.58%) jQuery
5 1,001 (35.76%) AngularJS
6 856 (30.58%) ASP.NET
7 778 (27.80%) HTML5
8 495 (17.68%) CSS3
9 425 (15.18%) React
10 376 (13.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 351 (12.54%) Node.js
12 335 (11.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 327 (11.68%) Sass
14 271 (9.68%) Web Services
15 262 (9.36%) RESTful
16 254 (9.07%) Ajax
17 242 (8.65%) Laravel
18 241 (8.61%) .NET Framework
19 236 (8.43%) ASP.NET Web API
20 213 (7.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 380 (13.58%) User Experience
2 262 (9.36%) Greenfield Project
3 240 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 180 (6.43%) Mobile App
5 89 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
6 87 (3.11%) Fintech
7 83 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
8 52 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
9 49 (1.75%) Social Media
10 38 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
11 36 (1.29%) Graphic Design
12 24 (0.86%) Algorithms
13 18 (0.64%) NHS
13 18 (0.64%) W3C
14 17 (0.61%) Data Structures
15 16 (0.57%) Virtual Team
16 12 (0.43%) Driving Licence
17 11 (0.39%) Life Science
18 9 (0.32%) e-Learning
19 8 (0.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 269 (9.61%) Linux
2 91 (3.25%) Windows
3 90 (3.22%) Android
4 86 (3.07%) Apple iOS
5 34 (1.21%) Unix
6 20 (0.71%) Debian
7 15 (0.54%) Windows Server
8 13 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.39%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.25%) CentOS
11 3 (0.11%) MVS
11 3 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.071%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,582 (92.25%) Web Development
2 913 (32.62%) MVC
3 814 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
4 442 (15.79%) Front End Development
5 290 (10.36%) Scrum
6 287 (10.25%) Software Engineering
7 282 (10.08%) E-Commerce
8 229 (8.18%) Problem-Solving
9 226 (8.07%) Responsive Web Design
10 190 (6.79%) TDD
11 188 (6.72%) OOP
12 183 (6.54%) OO
13 167 (5.97%) SEO
14 143 (5.11%) Unit Testing
15 134 (4.79%) Web Design
16 132 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
17 122 (4.36%) Mentoring
18 113 (4.04%) SDLC
19 102 (3.64%) Open Source
20 93 (3.32%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2,217 (79.21%) JavaScript
2 1,201 (42.91%) C#
3 950 (33.94%) PHP
4 855 (30.55%) SQL
5 267 (9.54%) Java
6 135 (4.82%) Python
7 133 (4.75%) TypeScript
8 132 (4.72%) T-SQL
9 95 (3.39%) ES6
10 86 (3.07%) Ruby
11 83 (2.97%) VB.NET
12 41 (1.46%) C++
13 39 (1.39%) VB
14 36 (1.29%) C
15 27 (0.96%) Bash Shell
15 27 (0.96%) PowerShell
16 26 (0.93%) Perl
17 22 (0.79%) Go
18 17 (0.61%) ES7
19 16 (0.57%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 327 (11.68%) Degree
2 117 (4.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.29%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.25%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.18%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.18%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.11%) PhD
9 1 (0.036%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (1.61%) QA
2 7 (0.25%) SLA
3 6 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (0.21%) GCP
3 6 (0.21%) PMO
3 6 (0.21%) WAI
4 3 (0.11%) HL7
4 3 (0.11%) WCAG
5 2 (0.071%) GDPR
5 2 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.071%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.036%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.036%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.036%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 85 (3.04%) Docker
2 5 (0.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.11%) Samba
4 1 (0.036%) Squid
4 1 (0.036%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (0.46%) Ansible
2 7 (0.25%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (0.21%) cPanel
4 5 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.14%) Terraform
6 3 (0.11%) Plesk
6 3 (0.11%) Puppet
7 2 (0.071%) Apache Shiro
8 1 (0.036%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.036%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 396 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 117 (4.18%) Google
3 111 (3.97%) Zend
4 76 (2.72%) Adobe
5 61 (2.18%) Oracle
6 53 (1.89%) Twitter
7 35 (1.25%) Facebook
8 34 (1.21%) Sitecore
9 29 (1.04%) WooCommerce
10 22 (0.79%) Xamarin
11 20 (0.71%) Capita
12 15 (0.54%) Apple
13 13 (0.46%) Telerik
14 12 (0.43%) SAP
15 9 (0.32%) Xerox
16 8 (0.29%) Vertica
17 7 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
18 6 (0.21%) hybris
18 6 (0.21%) Sencha
18 6 (0.21%) Zuora