Period
to 17 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 182 154
Rank change year-on-year -54 -28 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 2,064 3,148 3,627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.47% 1.94% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 2.02% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,806 2,871 3,382
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £25,125 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

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 134,818 155,913 162,147
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.13% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 108,880 127,633 136,005
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,302 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
London -23 567 £55,000 +15.79% 140
South East -49 501 £40,000 - 134
Midlands -21 301 £35,000 +2.19% 120
North of England -70 284 £37,500 +7.14% 144
South West -4 214 £37,500 +7.14% 75
East of England -29 193 £42,500 +13.33% 53
West Midlands -42 174 £35,000 +2.19% 61
North West -33 167 £37,500 -1.32% 74
East Midlands +15 127 £35,000 +2.94% 59
Yorkshire -48 109 £37,242 +6.40% 62
North East -34 8 £35,000 -6.67% 8
Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 1,945 (94.23%) Web Development
2 1,654 (80.14%) JavaScript
3 1,591 (77.08%) HTML
4 1,541 (74.66%) CSS
5 867 (42.01%) .NET
6 848 (41.09%) C#
7 670 (32.46%) PHP
8 660 (31.98%) MVC
9 648 (31.40%) AngularJS
10 636 (30.81%) ASP.NET
11 614 (29.75%) jQuery
12 605 (29.31%) HTML5
13 591 (28.63%) SQL
14 578 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
15 560 (27.13%) SQL Server
16 460 (22.29%) Git (software)
17 421 (20.40%) MySQL
18 403 (19.53%) CSS3
19 355 (17.20%) React
20 330 (15.99%) User Experience
21 320 (15.50%) Front End Development
22 304 (14.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 294 (14.24%) CMS
23 294 (14.24%) Web Services
24 287 (13.91%) Microsoft
25 286 (13.86%) Node.js
26 285 (13.81%) ASP.NET MVC
27 284 (13.76%) Sass
28 255 (12.35%) Finance
29 229 (11.09%) 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
1 294 (14.24%) CMS
2 172 (8.33%) WordPress
3 77 (3.73%) Umbraco
4 73 (3.54%) Apache
5 72 (3.49%) Drupal
6 66 (3.20%) IIS
7 36 (1.74%) SharePoint
8 35 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
9 30 (1.45%) nginx
10 25 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
11 23 (1.11%) Confluence
12 19 (0.92%) Kentico
13 18 (0.87%) Joomla!
13 18 (0.87%) Tomcat
14 15 (0.73%) GlassFish
15 13 (0.63%) Apache Spark
16 10 (0.48%) OpenStack
17 9 (0.44%) EPiServer
18 8 (0.39%) JBoss
18 8 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 82 (3.97%) Photoshop
2 36 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (1.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 31 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (0.44%) AutoCAD
7 7 (0.34%) InVision
8 4 (0.19%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.19%) GIMP
9 3 (0.15%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.048%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 70 (3.39%) Magento
2 22 (1.07%) Shopify
3 18 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.29%) osCommerce
5 3 (0.15%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.048%) Actimize
6 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.048%) RiskWrite
6 1 (0.048%) ScheduALL
6 1 (0.048%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.048%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 224 (10.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 160 (7.75%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (2.91%) GitHub
4 54 (2.62%) SaaS
5 27 (1.31%) npm
6 19 (0.92%) Serverless
7 18 (0.87%) PaaS
8 17 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
9 16 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (0.63%) Google Analytics
11 11 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 11 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (0.48%) Yarn
13 7 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 7 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.29%) Heroku
15 5 (0.24%) Amazon S3
16 4 (0.19%) Office 365
17 3 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.18%) Internet
2 25 (1.21%) HTTP
2 25 (1.21%) Intranet
3 15 (0.73%) DNS
3 15 (0.73%) Network Security
4 14 (0.68%) SSL
5 9 (0.44%) Skype
6 7 (0.34%) MQTT
6 7 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.24%) Firewall
8 3 (0.15%) Extranet
8 3 (0.15%) SMS
8 3 (0.15%) SSH
9 1 (0.048%) AMQP
9 1 (0.048%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.048%) FTP
9 1 (0.048%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 560 (27.13%) SQL Server
2 421 (20.40%) MySQL
3 85 (4.12%) NoSQL
4 71 (3.44%) MongoDB
5 60 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
6 50 (2.42%) Relational Database
7 35 (1.70%) MariaDB
8 34 (1.65%) Redis
9 33 (1.60%) Big Data
10 32 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
13 21 (1.02%) Hadoop
14 15 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
15 13 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
15 13 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (0.58%) GIS
17 11 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 10 (0.48%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 460 (22.29%) Git (software)
2 181 (8.77%) Visual Studio
3 110 (5.33%) gulp
4 99 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 95 (4.60%) webpack
6 82 (3.97%) Grunt
7 75 (3.63%) JIRA
8 63 (3.05%) Subversion
9 50 (2.42%) Selenium
10 47 (2.28%) PHPUnit
11 45 (2.18%) Jasmine
12 39 (1.89%) Jenkins
13 32 (1.55%) Babel
14 29 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
15 25 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
16 24 (1.16%) Maven
17 22 (1.07%) Bitbucket
17 22 (1.07%) TeamCity
18 18 (0.87%) Mocha
19 14 (0.68%) Cucumber
General
1 255 (12.35%) Finance
2 119 (5.77%) Marketing
3 112 (5.43%) Retail
4 64 (3.10%) Banking
5 35 (1.70%) Manufacturing
6 30 (1.45%) Games
7 20 (0.97%) Legal
8 19 (0.92%) Publishing
9 18 (0.87%) Law
10 11 (0.53%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.48%) Advertising
11 10 (0.48%) Back Office
12 9 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.39%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.34%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.29%) Electronics
16 5 (0.24%) Automotive
17 4 (0.19%) Billing
17 4 (0.19%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,591 (77.08%) HTML
2 1,541 (74.66%) CSS
3 867 (42.01%) .NET
4 648 (31.40%) AngularJS
5 636 (30.81%) ASP.NET
6 614 (29.75%) jQuery
7 605 (29.31%) HTML5
8 403 (19.53%) CSS3
9 355 (17.20%) React
10 304 (14.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 294 (14.24%) Web Services
12 286 (13.86%) Node.js
13 285 (13.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 284 (13.76%) Sass
15 206 (9.98%) Ajax
16 199 (9.64%) Laravel
17 196 (9.50%) XML
18 194 (9.40%) REST
18 194 (9.40%) Vue.js
19 192 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 330 (15.99%) User Experience
2 150 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
3 108 (5.23%) Self-Motivation
4 98 (4.75%) Mobile App
5 87 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
6 55 (2.66%) Fintech
7 38 (1.84%) Graphic Design
8 32 (1.55%) Social Media
9 29 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (1.31%) Algorithms
11 16 (0.78%) Animation
11 16 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 14 (0.68%) NHS
13 13 (0.63%) Data Structures
13 13 (0.63%) W3C
14 11 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
14 11 (0.53%) FMCG
14 11 (0.53%) Virtual Team
14 11 (0.53%) VLE
15 10 (0.48%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 137 (6.64%) Linux
2 116 (5.62%) Windows
3 45 (2.18%) Android
4 42 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 26 (1.26%) Unix
6 15 (0.73%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.39%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.29%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.29%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
9 5 (0.24%) CentOS
10 3 (0.15%) Debian
10 3 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.15%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.097%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,945 (94.23%) Web Development
2 660 (31.98%) MVC
3 578 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 320 (15.50%) Front End Development
5 229 (11.09%) E-Commerce
6 178 (8.62%) OO
6 178 (8.62%) TDD
7 175 (8.48%) Problem-Solving
8 152 (7.36%) Computer Science
9 148 (7.17%) Scrum
10 145 (7.03%) Responsive Web Design
11 136 (6.59%) OOP
11 136 (6.59%) Web Design
12 125 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
13 108 (5.23%) Software Engineering
14 105 (5.09%) SEO
15 92 (4.46%) Mentoring
16 91 (4.41%) SDLC
17 89 (4.31%) Project Management
18 84 (4.07%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,654 (80.14%) JavaScript
2 848 (41.09%) C#
3 670 (32.46%) PHP
4 591 (28.63%) SQL
5 151 (7.32%) Python
6 146 (7.07%) Java
7 136 (6.59%) TypeScript
8 103 (4.99%) T-SQL
9 76 (3.68%) VB.NET
10 63 (3.05%) ES6
11 44 (2.13%) C
12 38 (1.84%) C++
13 33 (1.60%) PowerShell
14 32 (1.55%) Ruby
15 15 (0.73%) Apple Swift
15 15 (0.73%) VB
15 15 (0.73%) VBScript
16 13 (0.63%) VBA
17 12 (0.58%) PHP 5
18 11 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 188 (9.11%) Degree
2 93 (4.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (0.68%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.44%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.24%) DBS Check
6 4 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.15%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.097%) HND
9 1 (0.048%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (1.89%) QA
2 14 (0.68%) GDPR
3 7 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.29%) WCAG
5 3 (0.15%) WAI
6 1 (0.048%) HL7
6 1 (0.048%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (4.51%) Docker
2 9 (0.44%) Firmware
3 4 (0.19%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.19%) Varnish
4 3 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.048%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.048%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 55 (2.66%) Kubernetes
2 12 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.29%) Ansible
4 5 (0.24%) Puppet
5 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.097%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.097%) Terraform
7 1 (0.048%) cPanel
7 1 (0.048%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 287 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 84 (4.07%) Adobe
3 64 (3.10%) Oracle
4 33 (1.60%) Google
5 30 (1.45%) Zend
6 29 (1.41%) Sitecore
7 17 (0.82%) WooCommerce
8 14 (0.68%) IBM
9 12 (0.58%) ServiceNow
9 12 (0.58%) Telerik
9 12 (0.58%) Twitter
10 11 (0.53%) LANSA
11 10 (0.48%) Rackspace
12 9 (0.44%) Demandware
13 8 (0.39%) Tableau
14 7 (0.34%) SAP
14 7 (0.34%) Splunk
15 6 (0.29%) ESRI
15 6 (0.29%) Mapbox
15 6 (0.29%) Xamarin