Period
to 24 November 2020

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 November 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
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 368 384 334
Rank change year-on-year +16 -50 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 120 384 632
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.55% 0.72% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.75% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 118 347 584
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%

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 20,383 50,876 63,408
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.61% 94.89% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17,173 41,373 52,061
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +50 33 £57,500 +21.05% 13
West London +44 5 £55,000 +4.76% 10
North London +32 3 £40,000 -30.43% 2
East London +31 3 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 107 (89.17%) Web Development
2 99 (82.50%) JavaScript
3 88 (73.33%) HTML
4 77 (64.17%) CSS
5 52 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (41.67%) .NET
7 42 (35.00%) C#
8 41 (34.17%) AngularJS
9 38 (31.67%) SQL
10 37 (30.83%) HTML5
11 34 (28.33%) CSS3
12 33 (27.50%) React
13 30 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 28 (23.33%) PHP
14 28 (23.33%) ASP.NET
15 25 (20.83%) TDD
15 25 (20.83%) Azure
16 24 (20.00%) Git (software)
16 24 (20.00%) Scrum
16 24 (20.00%) MVC
16 24 (20.00%) Finance
17 22 (18.33%) Front End Development
18 21 (17.50%) DevOps
18 21 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (17.50%) Node.js
18 21 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
19 20 (16.67%) Microservices
19 20 (16.67%) AWS
19 20 (16.67%) Microsoft
20 19 (15.83%) jQuery

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 15 (12.50%) CMS
2 13 (10.83%) EPiServer
2 13 (10.83%) Moodle
3 5 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.33%) nginx
5 3 (2.50%) Confluence
5 3 (2.50%) WordPress
6 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.83%) Figma
1 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.83%) Azure
2 20 (16.67%) AWS
3 8 (6.67%) Amazon S3
4 6 (5.00%) SaaS
4 6 (5.00%) Serverless
5 5 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.33%) Amazon EKS
6 4 (3.33%) AWS OpsWorks
6 4 (3.33%) CloudFront
7 3 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.50%) GitHub
7 3 (2.50%) npm
8 2 (1.67%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.67%) AWS Fargate
8 2 (1.67%) GCP
8 2 (1.67%) Office 365
9 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.83%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.33%) MySQL
3 11 (9.17%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.33%) Redis
7 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.67%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.83%) Big Data
10 1 (0.83%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.83%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.17%) Jasmine
5 5 (4.17%) JIRA
5 5 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.33%) Cypress.io
6 4 (3.33%) Gradle
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.50%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.50%) Grunt
7 3 (2.50%) Mocha
7 3 (2.50%) Pylint
7 3 (2.50%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (2.50%) Sourcetree
8 2 (1.67%) Babel
8 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.67%) webpack
9 1 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 24 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Banking
3 5 (4.17%) Law
3 5 (4.17%) Marketing
4 4 (3.33%) Advertising
4 4 (3.33%) Public Sector
4 4 (3.33%) Publishing
5 2 (1.67%) Legal
5 2 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Automotive
6 1 (0.83%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (73.33%) HTML
2 77 (64.17%) CSS
3 50 (41.67%) .NET
4 41 (34.17%) AngularJS
5 37 (30.83%) HTML5
6 34 (28.33%) CSS3
7 33 (27.50%) React
8 28 (23.33%) ASP.NET
9 21 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 21 (17.50%) Node.js
10 19 (15.83%) jQuery
11 16 (13.33%) Web Services
12 13 (10.83%) REST
12 13 (10.83%) SOAP
13 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (10.00%) JSON
13 12 (10.00%) RESTful
13 12 (10.00%) XML
14 11 (9.17%) Angular 2
14 11 (9.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) User Experience
2 13 (10.83%) e-Learning
3 12 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (5.00%) Hedge funds
5 6 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.33%) Arduino
6 4 (3.33%) Raspberry Pi
7 3 (2.50%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.50%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.83%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.83%) Equities
8 1 (0.83%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (89.17%) Web Development
2 52 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.83%) TDD
4 24 (20.00%) MVC
4 24 (20.00%) Scrum
5 22 (18.33%) Front End Development
6 21 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (17.50%) DevOps
7 20 (16.67%) Microservices
8 17 (14.17%) BDD
9 14 (11.67%) Test Automation
10 12 (10.00%) Fintech
10 12 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (9.17%) Content Management
11 11 (9.17%) SDLC
12 8 (6.67%) Analytical Thinking
12 8 (6.67%) Computer Science
12 8 (6.67%) Task Automation
13 6 (5.00%) Deployment Automation
13 6 (5.00%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 99 (82.50%) JavaScript
2 42 (35.00%) C#
3 38 (31.67%) SQL
4 28 (23.33%) PHP
5 19 (15.83%) Python
6 16 (13.33%) Java
7 12 (10.00%) ES6
7 12 (10.00%) TypeScript
8 9 (7.50%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.83%) ES7
10 6 (5.00%) C++
10 6 (5.00%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.17%) Kotlin
11 5 (4.17%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.33%) Apple Swift
12 4 (3.33%) R
13 3 (2.50%) C
13 3 (2.50%) Java 8
13 3 (2.50%) PHP 7
14 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (5.83%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.83%) PhD
3 1 (0.83%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.50%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.33%) Puppet
2 4 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle
3 5 (4.17%) IBM
3 5 (4.17%) Sun
4 3 (2.50%) Splunk
5 2 (1.67%) DoubleClick
5 2 (1.67%) Escenic
5 2 (1.67%) Google
5 2 (1.67%) SendGrid
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe
6 1 (0.83%) Apple
6 1 (0.83%) Remedy
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.83%) WooCommerce
6 1 (0.83%) Xamarin