Period
to 20 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Developer
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 42 56
Rank change year-on-year +11 +14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 65 85 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.99% 5.80% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.24% 5.94% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 57 76 68
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,750 £21,250 £26,191
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £46,250
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 898 1,431 1,895
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 97.61% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 709 1,233 1,387
Essex median annual salary £41,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.63% +5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £22,700 £24,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Essex

Web Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in Essex

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Essex over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in Essex

Web Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 March 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
Chelmsford +9 16 £38,750 -13.89% 2
Basildon +9 12 £42,500 - 1
Colchester +19 9 £29,000 -31.76% 7
Wickford +5 4 £57,500 +39.39% 2
Southend-on-Sea +1 2 £36,500 +82.50% 1
Braintree - 2 £50,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £25,000 -
Web Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 March 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 Essex region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 64 (98.46%) Web Development
2 62 (95.38%) HTML
3 54 (83.08%) CSS
4 53 (81.54%) JavaScript
4 53 (81.54%) .NET
5 50 (76.92%) C#
6 44 (67.69%) SQL
7 42 (64.62%) SQL Server
8 38 (58.46%) XML
8 38 (58.46%) AngularJS
9 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET
10 33 (50.77%) MVC
11 31 (47.69%) Ajax
12 30 (46.15%) jQuery
13 28 (43.08%) Oracle
14 26 (40.00%) MySQL
15 25 (38.46%) JSON
16 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (35.38%) HTML5
17 22 (33.85%) CSS3
18 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
19 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET 2.0
19 18 (27.69%) Razor View Engine
19 18 (27.69%) T-SQL
20 17 (26.15%) WCF
21 15 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 14 (21.54%) .NET Framework
22 14 (21.54%) Front End Development
23 13 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
23 13 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (4.62%) CMS
1 3 (4.62%) nginx
1 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) EPiServer
2 2 (3.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (64.62%) SQL Server
2 26 (40.00%) MySQL
3 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.69%) Moq
2 5 (7.69%) NUnit
2 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.54%) Automotive
2 1 (1.54%) Games
2 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (95.38%) HTML
2 54 (83.08%) CSS
3 53 (81.54%) .NET
4 38 (58.46%) AngularJS
4 38 (58.46%) XML
5 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET
6 31 (47.69%) Ajax
7 30 (46.15%) jQuery
8 25 (38.46%) JSON
9 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (35.38%) HTML5
10 22 (33.85%) CSS3
11 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 18 (27.69%) Razor View Engine
12 17 (26.15%) WCF
13 15 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (21.54%) .NET Framework
15 12 (18.46%) SignalR
15 12 (18.46%) SOAP
16 8 (12.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (13.85%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) iPhone
5 2 (3.08%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Android
3 3 (4.62%) CentOS
3 3 (4.62%) Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (98.46%) Web Development
2 33 (50.77%) MVC
3 14 (21.54%) Front End Development
4 13 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.31%) B2B
5 8 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
6 7 (10.77%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 7 (10.77%) Mathematics
7 6 (9.23%) B2C
8 5 (7.69%) Refactoring
8 5 (7.69%) TDD
8 5 (7.69%) User Stories
9 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.62%) Android Development
10 3 (4.62%) iOS Development
10 3 (4.62%) Mobile Development
10 3 (4.62%) Regression Testing
10 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.08%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (81.54%) JavaScript
2 50 (76.92%) C#
3 44 (67.69%) SQL
4 18 (27.69%) T-SQL
5 8 (12.31%) PHP
5 8 (12.31%) VB.NET
6 7 (10.77%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.08%) C
7 2 (3.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) Oracle
2 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe