Period
to 28 March 2020

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

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

Web Developer
England > London
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 378 351 306
Rank change year-on-year -27 -45 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 344 546 739
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.71% 0.89% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.94% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 314 501 670
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £39,825 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,125 £82,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 46,122 58,271 66,427
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.57% 95.34% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37,411 47,706 55,363
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,880 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in London

Web Developer
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Developer in London.

Salary trend for Web Developer in London

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Developer in London over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in London

Web Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 28 March 2020. 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
Central London -27 82 £50,000 -16.67% 22
West London +12 20 £57,500 -4.17% 13
South London -17 9 £42,500 - 5
East London +1 1 £47,500 +8.57% 18
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, 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 London region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 328 (95.35%) Web Development
2 244 (70.93%) JavaScript
3 194 (56.40%) HTML
4 185 (53.78%) CSS
5 147 (42.73%) C#
6 135 (39.24%) .NET
7 133 (38.66%) SQL
8 113 (32.85%) React
9 111 (32.27%) AngularJS
10 109 (31.69%) Agile Software Development
11 106 (30.81%) ASP.NET
12 102 (29.65%) jQuery
13 90 (26.16%) HTML5
14 88 (25.58%) Git (software)
15 84 (24.42%) MVC
16 83 (24.13%) CSS3
17 78 (22.67%) User Experience
18 73 (21.22%) SQL Server
19 69 (20.06%) PHP
20 64 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
21 62 (18.02%) Finance
22 58 (16.86%) MySQL
23 55 (15.99%) TDD
24 53 (15.41%) DevOps
25 48 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
26 47 (13.66%) .NET Framework
27 44 (12.79%) Python
28 43 (12.50%) Fintech
29 41 (11.92%) Sass
30 40 (11.63%) Redux

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 34 (9.88%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (8.72%) CMS
3 18 (5.23%) WordPress
4 7 (2.03%) EPiServer
4 7 (2.03%) IIS
5 5 (1.45%) WildFly
6 4 (1.16%) Mendix
7 3 (0.87%) Drupal
7 3 (0.87%) Magnolia
8 2 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.58%) Confluence
9 1 (0.29%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (4.65%) Photoshop
2 15 (4.36%) Sketch
3 5 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.16%) InDesign
5 2 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.58%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.29%) Figma
6 1 (0.29%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Magento
2 4 (1.16%) OpenText MBPM
2 4 (1.16%) StreamServe
3 1 (0.29%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.47%) Azure
2 17 (4.94%) AWS
3 11 (3.20%) Google Analytics
4 6 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.45%) npm
6 3 (0.87%) GitHub
7 2 (0.58%) Force.com
7 2 (0.58%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.58%) SaaS
8 1 (0.29%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.29%) Serverless
8 1 (0.29%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.87%) Intranet
2 2 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (21.22%) SQL Server
2 58 (16.86%) MySQL
3 31 (9.01%) NoSQL
4 16 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (3.20%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.45%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.16%) Couchbase
9 4 (1.16%) RavenDB
9 4 (1.16%) Redis
9 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.58%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 88 (25.58%) Git (software)
2 28 (8.14%) Jenkins
3 20 (5.81%) webpack
4 18 (5.23%) PHPUnit
5 15 (4.36%) Visual Studio
6 11 (3.20%) Balsamiq
7 10 (2.91%) JUnit
8 8 (2.33%) Bitbucket
8 8 (2.33%) Cypress.io
8 8 (2.33%) JIRA
8 8 (2.33%) JMeter
9 6 (1.74%) gulp
9 6 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.45%) Ant
10 5 (1.45%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.45%) IntelliJ
10 5 (1.45%) Maven
10 5 (1.45%) NUnit
10 5 (1.45%) Selenium
11 4 (1.16%) Jasmine
General
1 62 (18.02%) Finance
2 36 (10.47%) Retail
3 33 (9.59%) Marketing
4 20 (5.81%) Banking
5 18 (5.23%) Front Office
6 12 (3.49%) Advertising
7 10 (2.91%) Law
8 9 (2.62%) Games
8 9 (2.62%) Legal
9 6 (1.74%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.58%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.29%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (56.40%) HTML
2 185 (53.78%) CSS
3 135 (39.24%) .NET
4 113 (32.85%) React
5 111 (32.27%) AngularJS
6 106 (30.81%) ASP.NET
7 102 (29.65%) jQuery
8 90 (26.16%) HTML5
9 83 (24.13%) CSS3
10 48 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (13.66%) .NET Framework
12 41 (11.92%) Sass
13 40 (11.63%) Redux
14 35 (10.17%) Node.js
15 31 (9.01%) ASP.NET Web API
16 30 (8.72%) .NET Core
17 29 (8.43%) Vue.js
18 26 (7.56%) REST
19 24 (6.98%) Symfony
20 22 (6.40%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 78 (22.67%) User Experience
2 26 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.52%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (3.49%) Equities
6 11 (3.20%) Contract for Difference
6 11 (3.20%) Hedge funds
6 11 (3.20%) iPad
7 10 (2.91%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.62%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.33%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.58%) Cyberattack
11 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.29%) Digital Signage
12 1 (0.29%) Marketing Technology
12 1 (0.29%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.29%) Reinsurance
12 1 (0.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.43%) Linux
2 19 (5.52%) Windows
3 8 (2.33%) Android
4 7 (2.03%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (95.35%) Web Development
2 109 (31.69%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (24.42%) MVC
4 64 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
5 55 (15.99%) TDD
6 53 (15.41%) DevOps
7 43 (12.50%) Fintech
8 38 (11.05%) Front End Development
9 36 (10.47%) Analytics
10 34 (9.88%) Computer Science
10 34 (9.88%) Wireframes
11 32 (9.30%) Microservices
12 26 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (7.56%) Unit Testing
13 25 (7.27%) OOP
14 24 (6.98%) E-Commerce
15 23 (6.69%) BDD
16 22 (6.40%) Scrum
16 22 (6.40%) Web Design
17 19 (5.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 244 (70.93%) JavaScript
2 147 (42.73%) C#
3 133 (38.66%) SQL
4 69 (20.06%) PHP
5 44 (12.79%) Python
6 36 (10.47%) Java
7 32 (9.30%) ES6
8 31 (9.01%) TypeScript
9 15 (4.36%) Perl
10 14 (4.07%) Ruby
10 14 (4.07%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.62%) C++
11 9 (2.62%) Go
12 8 (2.33%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.03%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.45%) Java 8
15 4 (1.16%) XPath
16 3 (0.87%) C
17 2 (0.58%) ES7
17 2 (0.58%) XAML
Qualifications
1 34 (9.88%) Degree
2 12 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.87%) DV Cleared
3 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) MCPD
4 2 (0.58%) MCSD
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.78%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 39 (11.34%) Docker
2 7 (2.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (4.36%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.74%) Puppet
3 5 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (7.56%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.23%) Google
3 8 (2.33%) Adobe
4 6 (1.74%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.16%) OpenText
6 2 (0.58%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.58%) Hotjar
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle
6 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.58%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.29%) Facebook
7 1 (0.29%) HubSpot
7 1 (0.29%) hybris
7 1 (0.29%) OutSystems
7 1 (0.29%) Sage
7 1 (0.29%) Samsung