Period
to 19 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 269 229 182
Rank change year-on-year -40 -47 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 1,569 2,424 3,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.20% 1.55% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.61% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,364 2,165 3,061
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,275 £63,750 £58,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -

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 125,084 150,162 159,929
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 96.14% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 100,417 121,944 129,129
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 -23 464 £40,000 - 108
London -77 367 £52,500 -4.55% 91
Midlands -4 222 £40,000 +14.29% 87
North of England -66 216 £37,500 -2.60% 100
East of England +34 151 £45,000 +12.50% 59
South West -50 149 £41,500 +18.57% 45
West Midlands -9 137 £40,000 +14.29% 38
North West -27 136 £37,000 -7.50% 47
East Midlands -7 85 £40,000 +14.29% 49
Yorkshire -46 70 £37,500 - 38
North East +20 10 £41,750 +19.29% 15
Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 1,416 (90.25%) Web Development
2 1,191 (75.91%) JavaScript
3 1,047 (66.73%) HTML
4 1,028 (65.52%) CSS
5 702 (44.74%) C#
6 663 (42.26%) .NET
7 520 (33.14%) jQuery
8 507 (32.31%) PHP
9 490 (31.23%) ASP.NET
10 466 (29.70%) MVC
11 446 (28.43%) AngularJS
12 441 (28.11%) SQL
13 428 (27.28%) Agile Software Development
14 390 (24.86%) HTML5
15 341 (21.73%) Git (software)
16 339 (21.61%) SQL Server
17 295 (18.80%) React
18 294 (18.74%) MySQL
19 238 (15.17%) User Experience
20 231 (14.72%) CSS3
21 222 (14.15%) Front End Development
22 206 (13.13%) Microsoft
23 194 (12.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 186 (11.85%) Web Services
25 181 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
25 181 (11.54%) WordPress
26 180 (11.47%) Sass
27 179 (11.41%) Node.js
28 164 (10.45%) E-Commerce
29 147 (9.37%) Problem-Solving

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
1 181 (11.54%) WordPress
2 135 (8.60%) CMS
3 48 (3.06%) Drupal
4 42 (2.68%) IIS
5 30 (1.91%) Apache
6 28 (1.78%) Umbraco
7 23 (1.47%) SharePoint
8 14 (0.89%) EPiServer
8 14 (0.89%) nginx
9 13 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (0.64%) Joomla!
11 7 (0.45%) Confluence
11 7 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.38%) GeoServer
12 6 (0.38%) Liferay
13 5 (0.32%) Kentico
13 5 (0.32%) Sitefinity
14 4 (0.25%) ColdFusion
14 4 (0.25%) DNN
15 3 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 80 (5.10%) Photoshop
2 41 (2.61%) Sketch
3 27 (1.72%) Adobe XD
4 20 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.38%) InDesign
6 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (0.25%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.13%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.064%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.064%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 30 (1.91%) Magento
2 19 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.76%) Shopify
4 7 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.32%) OpenCart
6 3 (0.19%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.13%) R3 Corda
7 2 (0.13%) StreamServe
8 1 (0.064%) Maximo
8 1 (0.064%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.064%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 140 (8.92%) Azure
2 71 (4.53%) AWS
3 56 (3.57%) GitHub
4 38 (2.42%) SaaS
5 36 (2.29%) npm
6 14 (0.89%) Slack
7 13 (0.83%) Serverless
8 12 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (0.70%) PaaS
10 9 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 9 (0.57%) Power Platform
11 8 (0.51%) GCP
12 7 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.45%) MailChimp
12 7 (0.45%) Sage Pay
13 6 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.32%) BlazeMeter
14 5 (0.32%) Google Analytics
14 5 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.10%) HTTP
1 33 (2.10%) Internet
2 8 (0.51%) Intranet
3 7 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.25%) SSH
5 3 (0.19%) Extranet
5 3 (0.19%) Network Security
5 3 (0.19%) SSL
6 2 (0.13%) DNS
7 1 (0.064%) Firewall
7 1 (0.064%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.064%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (21.61%) SQL Server
2 294 (18.74%) MySQL
3 66 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
4 63 (4.02%) Relational Database
5 58 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 37 (2.36%) MongoDB
7 24 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (1.47%) Redis
9 20 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (0.83%) Big Data
11 8 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (0.45%) Power BI
12 7 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (0.38%) Geospatial Data
13 6 (0.38%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.32%) MariaDB
14 5 (0.32%) Qlik Sense
14 5 (0.32%) RavenDB
15 4 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.25%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 341 (21.73%) Git (software)
2 93 (5.93%) Visual Studio
3 69 (4.40%) Subversion
4 64 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 60 (3.82%) webpack
6 35 (2.23%) JIRA
7 34 (2.17%) gulp
8 31 (1.98%) Grunt
9 25 (1.59%) Bitbucket
9 25 (1.59%) Jenkins
10 24 (1.53%) Dreamweaver
11 22 (1.40%) PHPUnit
12 21 (1.34%) Jasmine
13 20 (1.27%) Selenium
14 15 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
15 14 (0.89%) git-flow
15 14 (0.89%) Maven
16 12 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
17 11 (0.70%) TortoiseSVN
18 10 (0.64%) Bower
General
1 147 (9.37%) Marketing
2 115 (7.33%) Finance
3 68 (4.33%) Retail
4 28 (1.78%) Games
5 23 (1.47%) Banking
6 20 (1.27%) Advertising
7 15 (0.96%) Front Office
8 13 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.76%) Law
10 11 (0.70%) Automotive
10 11 (0.70%) Back Office
11 9 (0.57%) Legal
12 7 (0.45%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.38%) Electronics
13 6 (0.38%) Public Sector
14 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.13%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.13%) Humanities
15 2 (0.13%) Police
15 2 (0.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,047 (66.73%) HTML
2 1,028 (65.52%) CSS
3 663 (42.26%) .NET
4 520 (33.14%) jQuery
5 490 (31.23%) ASP.NET
6 446 (28.43%) AngularJS
7 390 (24.86%) HTML5
8 295 (18.80%) React
9 231 (14.72%) CSS3
10 194 (12.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 186 (11.85%) Web Services
12 181 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 180 (11.47%) Sass
14 179 (11.41%) Node.js
15 127 (8.09%) Laravel
16 111 (7.07%) ASP.NET Web API
17 108 (6.88%) Vue.js
18 106 (6.76%) .NET Framework
19 102 (6.50%) REST
20 101 (6.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 238 (15.17%) User Experience
2 109 (6.95%) Mobile App
3 87 (5.54%) Greenfield Project
4 84 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
5 62 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
6 61 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.02%) Equities
8 15 (0.96%) Blog
8 15 (0.96%) iPad
9 11 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
10 10 (0.64%) Management Information System
11 9 (0.57%) Data Structures
11 9 (0.57%) Social Media
12 7 (0.45%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.45%) NHS
13 6 (0.38%) FMCG
14 5 (0.32%) Graphic Design
14 5 (0.32%) Life Science
14 5 (0.32%) W3C
15 4 (0.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 144 (9.18%) Linux
2 60 (3.82%) Windows
3 38 (2.42%) Android
4 28 (1.78%) Apple iOS
5 27 (1.72%) Debian
6 14 (0.89%) Unix
7 6 (0.38%) CentOS
8 5 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.19%) ThreadX
9 3 (0.19%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.064%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,416 (90.25%) Web Development
2 466 (29.70%) MVC
3 428 (27.28%) Agile Software Development
4 222 (14.15%) Front End Development
5 164 (10.45%) E-Commerce
6 147 (9.37%) Problem-Solving
7 136 (8.67%) TDD
8 131 (8.35%) Computer Science
9 130 (8.29%) Scrum
10 125 (7.97%) Unit Testing
11 115 (7.33%) OO
12 108 (6.88%) Analytics
12 108 (6.88%) OOP
13 91 (5.80%) Web Design
14 90 (5.74%) Responsive Web Design
15 79 (5.04%) SEO
16 78 (4.97%) Software Engineering
17 70 (4.46%) Mentoring
18 69 (4.40%) SDLC
19 68 (4.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1,191 (75.91%) JavaScript
2 702 (44.74%) C#
3 507 (32.31%) PHP
4 441 (28.11%) SQL
5 146 (9.31%) TypeScript
6 98 (6.25%) Python
7 96 (6.12%) Java
8 82 (5.23%) T-SQL
9 55 (3.51%) ES6
10 47 (3.00%) VB.NET
11 26 (1.66%) PHP 5
12 21 (1.34%) C++
13 20 (1.27%) VBScript
14 19 (1.21%) VB
15 16 (1.02%) VB6
16 15 (0.96%) Ruby
17 14 (0.89%) PL/SQL
18 7 (0.45%) C
19 6 (0.38%) ES7
19 6 (0.38%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 117 (7.46%) Degree
2 34 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.38%) MCSD
5 4 (0.25%) MCP
6 3 (0.19%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.19%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.13%) HND
7 2 (0.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.064%) CCNA
8 1 (0.064%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.064%) CISSP
8 1 (0.064%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.064%) GIAC
8 1 (0.064%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.064%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.064%) MCSE
8 1 (0.064%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.064%) SANS
8 1 (0.064%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.49%) QA
2 6 (0.38%) WCAG
3 3 (0.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.064%) GDPR
4 1 (0.064%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.064%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 68 (4.33%) Docker
2 5 (0.32%) Firmware
3 1 (0.064%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.064%) zsh
Systems Management
1 19 (1.21%) Kubernetes
2 10 (0.64%) Ansible
2 10 (0.64%) SCCM
3 5 (0.32%) Rancher
4 3 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.13%) Puppet
5 2 (0.13%) Terraform
6 1 (0.064%) cPanel
6 1 (0.064%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 206 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 70 (4.46%) Adobe
3 51 (3.25%) Oracle
4 41 (2.61%) Zend
5 36 (2.29%) Google
6 21 (1.34%) Twitter
7 11 (0.70%) RedGate
8 10 (0.64%) Xamarin
9 8 (0.51%) Sitecore
9 8 (0.51%) WooCommerce
10 7 (0.45%) MuleSoft
10 7 (0.45%) WorldPay
11 6 (0.38%) PayPal
12 5 (0.32%) Adyen
12 5 (0.32%) SAP
12 5 (0.32%) Spotify
13 4 (0.25%) Facebook
13 4 (0.25%) IBM
13 4 (0.25%) OutSystems
14 3 (0.19%) Salesforce.com