Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 153 132
Rank change year-on-year -21 -21 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 3,215 3,640 4,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.94% 2.21% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 2.29% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,924 3,368 4,623
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 159,174 159,109 190,644
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 96.50% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 131,450 133,199 160,983
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 £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -5 816 £40,000 +4.58% 136
London -38 783 £50,000 +5.26% 130
North of England -41 530 £37,500 +7.14% 140
Midlands -10 481 £35,000 - 129
West Midlands +5 352 £35,000 - 56
East of England -22 336 £37,500 - 86
South West -9 269 £35,000 - 77
North West -81 263 £37,500 +7.14% 76
Yorkshire +8 207 £35,000 - 48
East Midlands -41 129 £32,500 -13.33% 73
North East +7 60 £35,000 +14.75% 16
Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 2,980 (92.69%) Web Development
2 2,581 (80.28%) JavaScript
3 2,357 (73.31%) HTML
4 2,314 (71.98%) CSS
5 1,392 (43.30%) C#
6 1,366 (42.49%) .NET
7 1,290 (40.12%) jQuery
8 1,209 (37.60%) MVC
9 1,185 (36.86%) PHP
10 1,134 (35.27%) AngularJS
11 1,046 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
12 961 (29.89%) ASP.NET
13 942 (29.30%) HTML5
14 936 (29.11%) SQL
15 821 (25.54%) SQL Server
16 804 (25.01%) MySQL
17 602 (18.72%) CSS3
18 568 (17.67%) Git (software)
19 552 (17.17%) Front End Development
20 466 (14.49%) CMS
21 459 (14.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 452 (14.06%) User Experience
23 432 (13.44%) Microsoft
24 426 (13.25%) Node.js
25 418 (13.00%) React
26 403 (12.53%) Scrum
27 387 (12.04%) Web Services
28 383 (11.91%) ASP.NET MVC
29 379 (11.79%) Sass
30 366 (11.38%) 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
1 466 (14.49%) CMS
2 288 (8.96%) WordPress
3 152 (4.73%) Apache
3 152 (4.73%) Umbraco
4 83 (2.58%) Drupal
5 78 (2.43%) IIS
6 54 (1.68%) SharePoint
7 52 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
8 50 (1.56%) nginx
9 43 (1.34%) EPiServer
10 31 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
11 20 (0.62%) Joomla!
12 18 (0.56%) ExpressionEngine
13 15 (0.47%) NServiceBus
14 11 (0.34%) Tomcat
15 9 (0.28%) Apache Solr
15 9 (0.28%) Kentico
16 8 (0.25%) OpenEdge
17 6 (0.19%) Orchard CMS
18 5 (0.16%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 148 (4.60%) Photoshop
2 65 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 44 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (0.50%) Chatbot
4 16 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (0.22%) InDesign
7 3 (0.093%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.093%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.093%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.062%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.031%) HipChat
9 1 (0.031%) InVision
9 1 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 114 (3.55%) Magento
2 30 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
3 24 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (0.62%) Shopify
5 6 (0.19%) Movex
5 6 (0.19%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.093%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.093%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.062%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.062%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.031%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.031%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.031%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.031%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 182 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 160 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (2.80%) GitHub
4 87 (2.71%) npm
4 87 (2.71%) SaaS
5 34 (1.06%) Google Analytics
6 20 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 17 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 16 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 16 (0.50%) CloudFront
9 15 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
9 15 (0.47%) Serverless
10 14 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (0.44%) Heroku
10 14 (0.44%) Route 53
11 13 (0.40%) Yarn
12 11 (0.34%) Sage Pay
13 8 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (0.22%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 63 (1.96%) Intranet
2 41 (1.28%) HTTP
2 41 (1.28%) Internet
3 40 (1.24%) SMS
4 22 (0.68%) SSH
5 21 (0.65%) Network Security
6 14 (0.44%) Extranet
7 10 (0.31%) Broadband
8 9 (0.28%) Firewall
9 8 (0.25%) DNS
10 7 (0.22%) AMQP
11 6 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (0.16%) SSL
13 4 (0.12%) PPP
14 3 (0.093%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.093%) Skype
15 2 (0.062%) Bluetooth
15 2 (0.062%) SMTP
15 2 (0.062%) TCP/IP
15 2 (0.062%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 821 (25.54%) SQL Server
2 804 (25.01%) MySQL
3 128 (3.98%) Relational Database
4 91 (2.83%) MongoDB
4 91 (2.83%) NoSQL
5 59 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
6 46 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 38 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (0.78%) Big Data
10 20 (0.62%) Redis
10 20 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 18 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
12 14 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
13 13 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (0.34%) Blockchain
14 11 (0.34%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 568 (17.67%) Git (software)
2 235 (7.31%) Visual Studio
3 175 (5.44%) gulp
4 123 (3.83%) Grunt
5 117 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 110 (3.42%) Subversion
7 103 (3.20%) webpack
8 82 (2.55%) JIRA
9 67 (2.08%) Jenkins
10 52 (1.62%) Selenium
11 47 (1.46%) NUnit
12 38 (1.18%) Bitbucket
13 35 (1.09%) PHPUnit
13 35 (1.09%) Vagrant
14 31 (0.96%) Jasmine
14 31 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
15 29 (0.90%) Mocha
16 26 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
16 26 (0.81%) Protractor
16 26 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 313 (9.74%) Finance
2 275 (8.55%) Marketing
3 178 (5.54%) Retail
4 90 (2.80%) Games
5 79 (2.46%) Advertising
6 77 (2.40%) Banking
7 49 (1.52%) Telecoms
8 35 (1.09%) Automotive
8 35 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 23 (0.72%) Publishing
10 20 (0.62%) Legal
11 19 (0.59%) Electronics
12 18 (0.56%) Back Office
13 14 (0.44%) Law
13 14 (0.44%) Retail Banking
14 12 (0.37%) Multimedia
15 10 (0.31%) Music Industry
16 8 (0.25%) Billing
17 7 (0.22%) Military
17 7 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,357 (73.31%) HTML
2 2,314 (71.98%) CSS
3 1,366 (42.49%) .NET
4 1,290 (40.12%) jQuery
5 1,134 (35.27%) AngularJS
6 961 (29.89%) ASP.NET
7 942 (29.30%) HTML5
8 602 (18.72%) CSS3
9 459 (14.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 426 (13.25%) Node.js
11 418 (13.00%) React
12 387 (12.04%) Web Services
13 383 (11.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 379 (11.79%) Sass
15 303 (9.42%) Ajax
16 298 (9.27%) .NET Framework
17 284 (8.83%) JSON
18 283 (8.80%) Laravel
19 278 (8.65%) LAMP
20 271 (8.43%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 452 (14.06%) User Experience
2 249 (7.74%) Greenfield Project
3 223 (6.94%) Computer Science
4 205 (6.38%) Mobile App
5 89 (2.77%) Fintech
6 87 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
7 64 (1.99%) Social Media
8 47 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
9 39 (1.21%) Graphic Design
10 38 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (1.06%) W3C
12 19 (0.59%) Algorithms
13 18 (0.56%) Digital Media
13 18 (0.56%) NHS
14 16 (0.50%) BBC
14 16 (0.50%) Virtual Team
15 15 (0.47%) Animation
16 13 (0.40%) Online Games
16 13 (0.40%) Social Network
17 11 (0.34%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 359 (11.17%) Linux
2 127 (3.95%) Android
3 118 (3.67%) Windows
4 113 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 40 (1.24%) Unix
6 34 (1.06%) Debian
7 20 (0.62%) Windows Server
8 17 (0.53%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.40%) Mac OS
10 9 (0.28%) CentOS
11 6 (0.19%) MVS
12 3 (0.093%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.093%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.062%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.062%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,980 (92.69%) Web Development
2 1,209 (37.60%) MVC
3 1,046 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
4 552 (17.17%) Front End Development
5 403 (12.53%) Scrum
6 366 (11.38%) E-Commerce
7 297 (9.24%) Software Engineering
8 277 (8.62%) OOP
9 275 (8.55%) TDD
10 272 (8.46%) OO
11 240 (7.47%) Responsive Web Design
12 217 (6.75%) Unit Testing
13 201 (6.25%) SEO
14 165 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
15 146 (4.54%) Test Automation
16 132 (4.11%) SDLC
17 120 (3.73%) Web Design
18 119 (3.70%) Mentoring
19 111 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
20 105 (3.27%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2,581 (80.28%) JavaScript
2 1,392 (43.30%) C#
3 1,185 (36.86%) PHP
4 936 (29.11%) SQL
5 330 (10.26%) Java
6 216 (6.72%) T-SQL
7 163 (5.07%) Python
8 129 (4.01%) TypeScript
9 117 (3.64%) Ruby
10 87 (2.71%) ES6
11 85 (2.64%) VB.NET
12 46 (1.43%) C
13 41 (1.28%) VB
14 36 (1.12%) PHP 7
15 26 (0.81%) PHP 5
16 24 (0.75%) PowerShell
17 23 (0.72%) C++
17 23 (0.72%) VBScript
18 21 (0.65%) Go
18 21 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 359 (11.17%) Degree
2 80 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (0.47%) DBS Check
4 15 (0.47%) PhD
5 13 (0.40%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.19%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.093%) HND
7 3 (0.093%) MCP
7 3 (0.093%) MCPD
8 2 (0.062%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.062%) MCSA
8 2 (0.062%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.062%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.062%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.031%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.031%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (1.34%) QA
2 17 (0.53%) WAI
3 7 (0.22%) WCAG
4 5 (0.16%) SLA
5 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.062%) GDPR
6 2 (0.062%) PMO
System Software
1 66 (2.05%) Docker
2 5 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (0.12%) Samba
4 3 (0.093%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.062%) NFS
6 1 (0.031%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.031%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (0.40%) Ansible
3 9 (0.28%) Kubernetes
4 8 (0.25%) Puppet
4 8 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.12%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.12%) Plesk
5 4 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.062%) Apache Shiro
6 2 (0.062%) cPanel
7 1 (0.031%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.031%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.031%) Terraform
Vendors
1 432 (13.44%) Microsoft
2 137 (4.26%) Zend
3 129 (4.01%) Google
4 126 (3.92%) Adobe
5 70 (2.18%) Oracle
6 61 (1.90%) Sitecore
7 47 (1.46%) Twitter
8 36 (1.12%) Facebook
9 33 (1.03%) Xamarin
10 23 (0.72%) Telerik
11 19 (0.59%) Capita
12 17 (0.53%) Apple
13 14 (0.44%) SAP
13 14 (0.44%) WooCommerce
14 13 (0.40%) Sage
15 11 (0.34%) WorldPay
16 10 (0.31%) Progress
16 10 (0.31%) Samsung
17 8 (0.25%) DevExpress
18 7 (0.22%) Salesforce.com