Period
to 14 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 14 July 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
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 362 393 324
Rank change year-on-year +31 -69 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 214 436 753
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.68% 0.75% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.78% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 206 406 703
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £87,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

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 29,597 55,613 69,088
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.11% 95.33% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24,132 45,611 56,207
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +3.45%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +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 14 July 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 14 July 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 +35 35 £60,000 -7.69% 11
West London +11 6 £40,000 -23.81% 9
South London +8 3 £60,000 +33.33% 1
East London +15 2 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 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.

1 203 (94.86%) Web Development
2 142 (66.36%) JavaScript
3 131 (61.21%) HTML
4 120 (56.07%) CSS
5 97 (45.33%) .NET
6 93 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
7 92 (42.99%) C#
8 73 (34.11%) SQL
8 73 (34.11%) ASP.NET
9 67 (31.31%) Git (software)
10 65 (30.37%) SQL Server
11 62 (28.97%) HTML5
11 62 (28.97%) React
12 60 (28.04%) AngularJS
13 58 (27.10%) CSS3
14 56 (26.17%) MVC
15 47 (21.96%) Problem-Solving
16 46 (21.50%) Finance
17 45 (21.03%) jQuery
18 37 (17.29%) PHP
19 36 (16.82%) Docker
20 35 (16.36%) User Experience
20 35 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
21 34 (15.89%) DevOps
22 30 (14.02%) Java
23 29 (13.55%) TDD
23 29 (13.55%) ASP.NET Web API
23 29 (13.55%) .NET Core
24 28 (13.08%) CMS
24 28 (13.08%) MySQL

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 28 (13.08%) CMS
2 13 (6.07%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (6.07%) EPiServer
3 6 (2.80%) WordPress
4 5 (2.34%) WildFly
5 4 (1.87%) Mendix
5 4 (1.87%) Moodle
6 2 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.93%) IIS
6 2 (0.93%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (7.48%) Sketch
2 12 (5.61%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.93%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.47%) Figma
4 1 (0.47%) InVision
Business Applications
1 4 (1.87%) OpenText MBPM
1 4 (1.87%) StreamServe
2 3 (1.40%) Shopify
3 1 (0.47%) Magento
3 1 (0.47%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.08%) Azure
2 15 (7.01%) AWS
3 7 (3.27%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (1.87%) SaaS
5 2 (0.93%) Force.com
5 2 (0.93%) Serverless
6 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.47%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (30.37%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.08%) MySQL
3 21 (9.81%) NoSQL
4 13 (6.07%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.61%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.34%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.40%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.40%) RavenDB
9 3 (1.40%) Redis
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 67 (31.31%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.94%) Jenkins
3 15 (7.01%) webpack
4 12 (5.61%) Cypress.io
5 11 (5.14%) Balsamiq
6 10 (4.67%) JUnit
7 9 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (3.74%) JMeter
9 6 (2.80%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.80%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.34%) Ant
10 5 (2.34%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.34%) gulp
10 5 (2.34%) IntelliJ
10 5 (2.34%) Maven
10 5 (2.34%) Selenium
11 4 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (1.40%) Grunt
12 3 (1.40%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.40%) Subversion
General
1 46 (21.50%) Finance
2 27 (12.62%) Marketing
3 11 (5.14%) Retail
4 10 (4.67%) Banking
5 7 (3.27%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.34%) Advertising
7 4 (1.87%) Games
7 4 (1.87%) Law
7 4 (1.87%) Legal
7 4 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.40%) Front Office
9 2 (0.93%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.93%) Publishing
10 1 (0.47%) Billing
10 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (61.21%) HTML
2 120 (56.07%) CSS
3 97 (45.33%) .NET
4 73 (34.11%) ASP.NET
5 62 (28.97%) HTML5
5 62 (28.97%) React
6 60 (28.04%) AngularJS
7 58 (27.10%) CSS3
8 45 (21.03%) jQuery
9 35 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (13.55%) .NET Core
10 29 (13.55%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (12.15%) SOAP
12 23 (10.75%) Sass
13 21 (9.81%) XML
14 20 (9.35%) REST
15 19 (8.88%) JSON
16 17 (7.94%) .NET Framework
16 17 (7.94%) LESS
16 17 (7.94%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.36%) User Experience
2 22 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.01%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (5.14%) Contract for Difference
5 10 (4.67%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.27%) Data Structures
6 7 (3.27%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.34%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.87%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.87%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.40%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.47%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.47%) Equities
10 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.47%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.88%) Linux
2 4 (1.87%) Android
3 3 (1.40%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (94.86%) Web Development
2 93 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (26.17%) MVC
4 47 (21.96%) Problem-Solving
5 34 (15.89%) DevOps
6 29 (13.55%) TDD
7 27 (12.62%) Fintech
8 26 (12.15%) Front End Development
8 26 (12.15%) Microservices
9 23 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (10.28%) SDLC
11 21 (9.81%) Scrum
11 21 (9.81%) Test Automation
12 20 (9.35%) Computer Science
13 18 (8.41%) Change Control
14 17 (7.94%) Wireframes
15 15 (7.01%) BDD
16 14 (6.54%) Continuous Delivery
17 13 (6.07%) Analytics
17 13 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 142 (66.36%) JavaScript
2 92 (42.99%) C#
3 73 (34.11%) SQL
4 37 (17.29%) PHP
5 30 (14.02%) Java
6 28 (13.08%) Python
7 21 (9.81%) TypeScript
8 15 (7.01%) ES6
9 8 (3.74%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.80%) C++
10 6 (2.80%) R
11 5 (2.34%) Java 8
11 5 (2.34%) Perl
12 4 (1.87%) Ruby
12 4 (1.87%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.87%) XPath
13 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.93%) Go
15 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.47%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (6.07%) Degree
2 5 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.40%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.34%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (16.82%) Docker
2 4 (1.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (8.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (8.88%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.21%) Google
3 8 (3.74%) Oracle
4 4 (1.87%) IBM
4 4 (1.87%) OpenText
4 4 (1.87%) Sun
5 2 (0.93%) Adobe
5 2 (0.93%) Hotjar
5 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.93%) SendGrid
5 2 (0.93%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.47%) HubSpot
6 1 (0.47%) hybris
6 1 (0.47%) OutSystems
6 1 (0.47%) SAP
6 1 (0.47%) WooCommerce