Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 34 43
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 60 88 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.08% 6.32% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.24% 6.55% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 47 65 76
Essex median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,200 £20,000
90th Percentile £49,000 £53,250 £43,750
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -7.89%

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 1,145 1,343 1,917
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 96.41% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1,148 1,453
Essex median annual salary £40,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.44% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,639 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 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
Colchester -1 14 £29,250 -13.31% 3
Basildon - 14 £42,500 -
Chelmsford 0 12 £32,500 -28.57% 5
Grays 0 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Witham +5 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Loughton +1 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Wickford - 1 £25,000 - 2
Web Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Essex region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Web Development
2 59 (98.33%) HTML
3 51 (85.00%) .NET
3 51 (85.00%) CSS
4 49 (81.67%) JavaScript
5 44 (73.33%) C#
5 44 (73.33%) SQL Server
6 31 (51.67%) Oracle
6 31 (51.67%) MVC
7 29 (48.33%) MySQL
8 28 (46.67%) SQL
8 28 (46.67%) ASP.NET
9 27 (45.00%) XML
9 27 (45.00%) AngularJS
10 25 (41.67%) jQuery
10 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
11 23 (38.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (35.00%) HTML5
13 20 (33.33%) CSS3
13 20 (33.33%) JSON
14 19 (31.67%) Ajax
14 19 (31.67%) E-Commerce
15 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 18 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 16 (26.67%) Front End Development
17 15 (25.00%) Degree
18 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
18 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
18 14 (23.33%) Enterprise Software

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 4 (6.67%) WordPress
2 3 (5.00%) CMS
2 3 (5.00%) Drupal
2 3 (5.00%) Joomla!
3 2 (3.33%) nginx
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.67%) Zope
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.33%) InDesign
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) AdWords
2 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Slack
2 1 (1.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (48.33%) MySQL
3 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.67%) Flash Builder
2 1 (1.67%) Moq
2 1 (1.67%) NUnit
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Publishing
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (98.33%) HTML
2 51 (85.00%) .NET
2 51 (85.00%) CSS
3 28 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 27 (45.00%) AngularJS
4 27 (45.00%) XML
5 25 (41.67%) jQuery
6 23 (38.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (35.00%) HTML5
8 20 (33.33%) CSS3
8 20 (33.33%) JSON
9 19 (31.67%) Ajax
10 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 18 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (21.67%) LESS
11 13 (21.67%) WCF
12 12 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
12 12 (20.00%) SignalR
12 12 (20.00%) SOAP
13 9 (15.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (21.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.67%) iPhone
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) CentOS
3 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) Web Development
2 31 (51.67%) MVC
3 19 (31.67%) E-Commerce
4 16 (26.67%) Front End Development
5 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
5 14 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (21.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 13 (21.67%) Mathematics
7 7 (11.67%) User Stories
8 3 (5.00%) SEO
9 2 (3.33%) Content Management
9 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.67%) Analytics
10 1 (1.67%) Android Development
10 1 (1.67%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
10 1 (1.67%) iOS Development
10 1 (1.67%) Mobile Development
10 1 (1.67%) Project Management
10 1 (1.67%) Refactoring
10 1 (1.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 49 (81.67%) JavaScript
2 44 (73.33%) C#
3 28 (46.67%) SQL
4 13 (21.67%) TypeScript
5 8 (13.33%) PHP
5 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.67%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (51.67%) Oracle
2 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.00%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) Xamarin