Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 172 143
Rank change year-on-year -54 -29 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 2,471 3,569 4,482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.55% 2.15% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 2.24% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,207 3,219 4,202
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +1.30% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% - +2.67%

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 153,073 159,187 180,261
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 96.07% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 124,230 129,467 153,200
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 £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
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 17 August 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 17 August 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
London -31 672 £55,000 +15.79% 130
South East -56 666 £40,000 - 119
North of England -47 370 £40,000 +14.29% 118
Midlands -65 297 £37,500 +7.14% 108
South West -20 245 £35,000 +2.94% 81
North West -52 214 £40,000 +6.67% 72
East of England -51 209 £37,500 - 78
West Midlands -62 183 £37,500 +15.38% 48
Yorkshire -8 136 £37,500 +8.70% 36
East Midlands -43 114 £37,500 - 60
North East -42 20 £37,500 +15.38% 10
Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 2,306 (93.32%) Web Development
2 1,999 (80.90%) JavaScript
3 1,843 (74.59%) HTML
4 1,819 (73.61%) CSS
5 1,051 (42.53%) .NET
6 1,025 (41.48%) C#
7 875 (35.41%) AngularJS
8 861 (34.84%) jQuery
9 839 (33.95%) PHP
10 829 (33.55%) MVC
11 735 (29.75%) HTML5
12 727 (29.42%) Agile Software Development
13 688 (27.84%) SQL
14 680 (27.52%) ASP.NET
15 620 (25.09%) SQL Server
16 550 (22.26%) MySQL
17 510 (20.64%) Git (software)
18 504 (20.40%) CSS3
19 416 (16.84%) User Experience
20 406 (16.43%) Front End Development
21 375 (15.18%) React
22 356 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
23 318 (12.87%) CMS
24 316 (12.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 305 (12.34%) Finance
26 298 (12.06%) Sass
27 294 (11.90%) Node.js
27 294 (11.90%) Microsoft
28 265 (10.72%) Degree
29 260 (10.52%) Web Services

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
1 318 (12.87%) CMS
2 251 (10.16%) WordPress
3 110 (4.45%) Apache
4 105 (4.25%) Drupal
5 103 (4.17%) Umbraco
6 57 (2.31%) IIS
7 49 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
8 35 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
9 33 (1.34%) Joomla!
10 32 (1.30%) Confluence
11 23 (0.93%) SharePoint
12 19 (0.77%) nginx
13 15 (0.61%) EPiServer
13 15 (0.61%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.53%) ExpressionEngine
15 11 (0.45%) Kentico
16 10 (0.40%) Moodle
17 9 (0.36%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.36%) GlassFish
17 9 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 99 (4.01%) Photoshop
2 49 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.24%) InDesign
5 6 (0.24%) InVision
6 5 (0.20%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.12%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.081%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.081%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.081%) GIMP
9 2 (0.081%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (0.081%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 72 (2.91%) Magento
2 14 (0.57%) Shopify
3 12 (0.49%) WebTrends
4 9 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.32%) NetSuite
6 6 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
7 3 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.040%) Movex
8 1 (0.040%) OpenText MBPM
8 1 (0.040%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 202 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 167 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
3 100 (4.05%) SaaS
4 60 (2.43%) GitHub
5 45 (1.82%) Google Analytics
6 42 (1.70%) npm
7 36 (1.46%) Serverless
8 31 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
9 22 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (0.61%) Amazon S3
12 12 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
13 11 (0.45%) CloudFront
14 10 (0.40%) MailChimp
15 9 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 8 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 8 (0.32%) Google Tag Manager
16 8 (0.32%) Heroku
17 6 (0.24%) Office 365
17 6 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (1.90%) Internet
2 44 (1.78%) Intranet
3 36 (1.46%) HTTP
4 30 (1.21%) SMS
5 25 (1.01%) SSL
6 16 (0.65%) DNS
7 14 (0.57%) Extranet
8 13 (0.53%) Skype
9 6 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.16%) Broadband
10 4 (0.16%) Network Security
10 4 (0.16%) SSH
11 2 (0.081%) Firewall
11 2 (0.081%) MQTT
11 2 (0.081%) Value-Added Service
12 1 (0.040%) DHCP
12 1 (0.040%) FTP
12 1 (0.040%) Multicast
12 1 (0.040%) Unicast
12 1 (0.040%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 620 (25.09%) SQL Server
2 550 (22.26%) MySQL
3 85 (3.44%) Relational Database
4 83 (3.36%) MongoDB
5 69 (2.79%) NoSQL
6 55 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 44 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
9 31 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
11 24 (0.97%) Big Data
11 24 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
12 20 (0.81%) Hadoop
12 20 (0.81%) MariaDB
12 20 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (0.77%) Redis
14 15 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
15 13 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 13 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
16 11 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 510 (20.64%) Git (software)
2 200 (8.09%) Visual Studio
3 147 (5.95%) gulp
4 114 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 87 (3.52%) Grunt
6 82 (3.32%) Subversion
7 77 (3.12%) JIRA
8 70 (2.83%) webpack
9 47 (1.90%) Jasmine
10 45 (1.82%) PHPUnit
10 45 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
11 44 (1.78%) Jenkins
12 36 (1.46%) TeamCity
13 35 (1.42%) Selenium
14 28 (1.13%) Vagrant
15 27 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
16 26 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
17 23 (0.93%) Bitbucket
18 20 (0.81%) JUnit
19 18 (0.73%) Eclipse
General
1 305 (12.34%) Finance
2 212 (8.58%) Marketing
3 126 (5.10%) Retail
4 61 (2.47%) Banking
5 44 (1.78%) Games
6 31 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 18 (0.73%) Electronics
7 18 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 15 (0.61%) Automotive
9 14 (0.57%) Publishing
10 13 (0.53%) Advertising
11 12 (0.49%) Legal
11 12 (0.49%) Multimedia
12 11 (0.45%) Back Office
12 11 (0.45%) Law
12 11 (0.45%) Telecoms
13 8 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.28%) Military
15 6 (0.24%) Front Office
15 6 (0.24%) Urdu Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,843 (74.59%) HTML
2 1,819 (73.61%) CSS
3 1,051 (42.53%) .NET
4 875 (35.41%) AngularJS
5 861 (34.84%) jQuery
6 735 (29.75%) HTML5
7 680 (27.52%) ASP.NET
8 504 (20.40%) CSS3
9 375 (15.18%) React
10 356 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 316 (12.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 298 (12.06%) Sass
13 294 (11.90%) Node.js
14 260 (10.52%) Web Services
15 251 (10.16%) Ajax
16 235 (9.51%) ASP.NET Web API
17 225 (9.11%) .NET Framework
18 204 (8.26%) Laravel
19 194 (7.85%) RESTful
20 189 (7.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 416 (16.84%) User Experience
2 220 (8.90%) Greenfield Project
3 203 (8.22%) Computer Science
4 147 (5.95%) Mobile App
5 94 (3.80%) Fintech
6 83 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
7 78 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
8 44 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (1.34%) Graphic Design
10 30 (1.21%) Social Media
11 29 (1.17%) Management Information System
12 24 (0.97%) Algorithms
13 23 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
14 22 (0.89%) Virtual Team
15 20 (0.81%) W3C
16 16 (0.65%) Life Science
16 16 (0.65%) VLE
17 15 (0.61%) Data Structures
18 14 (0.57%) e-Learning
18 14 (0.57%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 209 (8.46%) Linux
2 82 (3.32%) Windows
3 61 (2.47%) Android
4 58 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 38 (1.54%) Unix
6 7 (0.28%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.20%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.12%) CentOS
8 3 (0.12%) Debian
8 3 (0.12%) MVS
8 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.081%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.081%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.081%) SUSE
10 1 (0.040%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,306 (93.32%) Web Development
2 829 (33.55%) MVC
3 727 (29.42%) Agile Software Development
4 406 (16.43%) Front End Development
5 256 (10.36%) OO
6 239 (9.67%) E-Commerce
7 230 (9.31%) Scrum
8 219 (8.86%) TDD
9 218 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
10 211 (8.54%) Responsive Web Design
11 172 (6.96%) OOP
12 168 (6.80%) Web Design
13 162 (6.56%) Software Engineering
14 145 (5.87%) Continuous Integration
15 128 (5.18%) SEO
16 120 (4.86%) Mentoring
17 108 (4.37%) Unit Testing
18 104 (4.21%) Open Source
19 88 (3.56%) Test Automation
20 86 (3.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,999 (80.90%) JavaScript
2 1,025 (41.48%) C#
3 839 (33.95%) PHP
4 688 (27.84%) SQL
5 254 (10.28%) Java
6 135 (5.46%) TypeScript
7 128 (5.18%) Python
8 92 (3.72%) ES6
9 85 (3.44%) T-SQL
10 84 (3.40%) VB.NET
11 57 (2.31%) C++
12 43 (1.74%) Ruby
13 42 (1.70%) PowerShell
14 33 (1.34%) C
15 31 (1.25%) Perl
16 21 (0.85%) VB
17 20 (0.81%) ES8
18 16 (0.65%) Go
19 15 (0.61%) Bash Shell
20 14 (0.57%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 265 (10.72%) Degree
2 111 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (0.69%) DBS Check
3 17 (0.69%) Security Cleared
4 15 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.28%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.24%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.20%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.081%) HND
10 1 (0.040%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (1.74%) QA
2 13 (0.53%) GDPR
3 11 (0.45%) SLA
4 8 (0.32%) WCAG
5 7 (0.28%) GCP
6 6 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.16%) PMO
8 3 (0.12%) HL7
9 2 (0.081%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.040%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.040%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.040%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.040%) WAI
System Software
1 105 (4.25%) Docker
2 6 (0.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.16%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.040%) Firmware
4 1 (0.040%) Squid
Systems Management
1 32 (1.30%) Kubernetes
2 14 (0.57%) Ansible
3 10 (0.40%) cPanel
4 7 (0.28%) Terraform
5 6 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.24%) Puppet
6 3 (0.12%) Plesk
7 2 (0.081%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.081%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.040%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.040%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.040%) Proxmox
8 1 (0.040%) Salt
Vendors
1 294 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 104 (4.21%) Google
3 69 (2.79%) Adobe
4 65 (2.63%) Zend
5 54 (2.19%) Oracle
6 38 (1.54%) Sitecore
7 34 (1.38%) Twitter
8 23 (0.93%) WooCommerce
9 16 (0.65%) Facebook
10 15 (0.61%) ServiceNow
10 15 (0.61%) Tableau
11 14 (0.57%) Apple
12 13 (0.53%) Capita
12 13 (0.53%) Xamarin
13 12 (0.49%) Telerik
14 10 (0.40%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.32%) OutSystems
16 7 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (0.28%) SAP
17 6 (0.24%) Perforce