Period
to 18 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

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
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 388 319 286
Rank change year-on-year -69 -33 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 430 739 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.74% 1.04% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.09% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 393 669 797
London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £33,550 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%

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 55,193 67,923 69,698
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.31% 95.54% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 45,315 55,238 56,531
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.69% +7.27%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in London

Web Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in London

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in London over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

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 18 July 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
Central London -49 102 £65,000 +18.18% 24
West London +19 46 £52,500 +31.25% 26
South London -25 21 £43,750 +25.00% 6
North London +3 4 £44,250 -15.71% 3
East London +21 2 £55,000 -8.33% 12
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 London region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 404 (93.95%) Web Development
2 273 (63.49%) JavaScript
3 245 (56.98%) HTML
4 236 (54.88%) CSS
5 154 (35.81%) PHP
6 148 (34.42%) AngularJS
7 131 (30.47%) C#
8 128 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
9 126 (29.30%) React
10 117 (27.21%) SQL
10 117 (27.21%) .NET
11 109 (25.35%) ASP.NET
12 101 (23.49%) User Experience
13 100 (23.26%) MVC
14 96 (22.33%) Git (software)
15 90 (20.93%) HTML5
16 73 (16.98%) Python
17 69 (16.05%) jQuery
18 67 (15.58%) Finance
19 66 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
19 66 (15.35%) CSS3
20 64 (14.88%) SQL Server
21 62 (14.42%) Node.js
22 60 (13.95%) Front End Development
23 59 (13.72%) E-Commerce
24 55 (12.79%) MySQL
25 53 (12.33%) RESTful
25 53 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
26 50 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 48 (11.16%) Marketing

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 36 (8.37%) WordPress
2 34 (7.91%) CMS
3 18 (4.19%) Drupal
4 9 (2.09%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.63%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.63%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.93%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.70%) Apache
9 2 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.47%) Confluence
9 2 (0.47%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.47%) IIS
9 2 (0.47%) Kentico
9 2 (0.47%) Mendix
9 2 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.47%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.23%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (1.63%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.93%) Sketch
4 2 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Shopify
2 3 (0.70%) Magento
3 2 (0.47%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (0.47%) StreamServe
4 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.23%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.23%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 66 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (10.70%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (4.88%) GitHub
4 15 (3.49%) npm
5 7 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.63%) MailChimp
5 7 (1.63%) Serverless
6 6 (1.40%) Heroku
6 6 (1.40%) Mailgun
7 5 (1.16%) SaaS
7 5 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.93%) Slack
9 3 (0.70%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.23%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.23%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.63%) Intranet
2 6 (1.40%) GoToMeeting
2 6 (1.40%) Skype
2 6 (1.40%) SSH
3 2 (0.47%) Internet
4 1 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 55 (12.79%) MySQL
3 25 (5.81%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.09%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (2.09%) SQL Server 2017
7 8 (1.86%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.63%) Blockchain
8 7 (1.63%) Redis
9 3 (0.70%) Big Data
9 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.70%) Power BI
9 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.47%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.47%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 96 (22.33%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.58%) webpack
3 21 (4.88%) Bitbucket
4 19 (4.42%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.79%) Jasmine
5 12 (2.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 12 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.56%) Subversion
7 10 (2.33%) JIRA
8 9 (2.09%) Jenkins
8 9 (2.09%) Mocha
8 9 (2.09%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (1.86%) Grunt
9 8 (1.86%) gulp
10 6 (1.40%) Bundler
11 5 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.70%) Babel
12 3 (0.70%) Bower
13 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio Code
13 2 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (15.58%) Finance
2 48 (11.16%) Marketing
3 27 (6.28%) Banking
4 15 (3.49%) Games
5 14 (3.26%) Retail
6 10 (2.33%) Publishing
7 6 (1.40%) Front Office
7 6 (1.40%) Online Betting
8 4 (0.93%) Advertising
9 2 (0.47%) Back Office
9 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
10 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) French Language
10 1 (0.23%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (56.98%) HTML
2 236 (54.88%) CSS
3 148 (34.42%) AngularJS
4 126 (29.30%) React
5 117 (27.21%) .NET
6 109 (25.35%) ASP.NET
7 90 (20.93%) HTML5
8 69 (16.05%) jQuery
9 66 (15.35%) CSS3
10 62 (14.42%) Node.js
11 53 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (12.33%) RESTful
12 50 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 47 (10.93%) Symfony
14 45 (10.47%) .NET Core
14 45 (10.47%) Sass
15 39 (9.07%) Redux
16 34 (7.91%) ASP.NET Web API
17 31 (7.21%) LAMP
18 29 (6.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 101 (23.49%) User Experience
2 41 (9.53%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (6.74%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (2.33%) Social Media
7 7 (1.63%) Social Network
8 6 (1.40%) Equities
8 6 (1.40%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.40%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.40%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.16%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.93%) Blog
11 2 (0.47%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.47%) Mashup
11 2 (0.47%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.23%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.23%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.05%) Windows
2 21 (4.88%) Android
3 20 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.72%) Linux
5 2 (0.47%) Unix
6 1 (0.23%) CentOS
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (93.95%) Web Development
2 128 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (23.26%) MVC
4 60 (13.95%) Front End Development
5 59 (13.72%) E-Commerce
6 44 (10.23%) Analytics
7 40 (9.30%) Open Source
8 39 (9.07%) Scrum
9 38 (8.84%) TDD
10 34 (7.91%) DevOps
11 31 (7.21%) Microservices
12 28 (6.51%) Analytical Thinking
12 28 (6.51%) Problem-Solving
13 25 (5.81%) OO
14 24 (5.58%) Fintech
15 22 (5.12%) OOP
15 22 (5.12%) Software Engineering
16 21 (4.88%) Test Automation
17 20 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (4.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 273 (63.49%) JavaScript
2 154 (35.81%) PHP
3 131 (30.47%) C#
4 117 (27.21%) SQL
5 73 (16.98%) Python
6 44 (10.23%) ES6
7 40 (9.30%) Java
8 36 (8.37%) TypeScript
9 19 (4.42%) Ruby
10 18 (4.19%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.40%) C++
11 6 (1.40%) Perl
12 5 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.93%) C
13 4 (0.93%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.70%) Java 8
14 3 (0.70%) VB
15 2 (0.47%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.47%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (9.07%) Degree
2 12 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (6.98%) Docker
2 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) zsh
Systems Management
1 20 (4.65%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.16%) Rancher
3 4 (0.93%) SCCM
4 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.23%) Ansible
5 1 (0.23%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (9.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (1.63%) Google
3 5 (1.16%) Adobe
4 4 (0.93%) OutSystems
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle
5 3 (0.70%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.47%) MuleSoft
6 2 (0.47%) OpenText
6 2 (0.47%) SAP
7 1 (0.23%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.23%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 1 (0.23%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.23%) Escenic
7 1 (0.23%) Facebook
7 1 (0.23%) Marketo
7 1 (0.23%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.23%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.23%) UiPath
7 1 (0.23%) WooCommerce