Period
to 28 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 28 January 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 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 401 344 312
Rank change year-on-year -57 -32 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 341 559 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.67% 0.89% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.93% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 295 494 676
London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,750 £31,875
90th Percentile £88,150 £80,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%

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 48,618 59,932 65,695
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 95.35% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 39,395 49,008 53,876
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +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 28 January 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 January 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 +7 112 £47,500 -20.83% 29
West London +24 27 £52,500 -8.70% 23
South London -25 8 £42,500 +3.03% 3
East London +6 1 £50,000 +53.85% 12
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 322 (94.43%) Web Development
2 265 (77.71%) JavaScript
3 188 (55.13%) CSS
4 186 (54.55%) HTML
5 159 (46.63%) C#
6 144 (42.23%) .NET
7 132 (38.71%) AngularJS
8 122 (35.78%) jQuery
9 114 (33.43%) SQL
10 112 (32.84%) React
11 108 (31.67%) ASP.NET
12 90 (26.39%) HTML5
13 87 (25.51%) MVC
14 85 (24.93%) Agile Software Development
15 77 (22.58%) Git (software)
15 77 (22.58%) User Experience
16 71 (20.82%) CSS3
17 67 (19.65%) Finance
18 62 (18.18%) SQL Server
19 61 (17.89%) PHP
20 55 (16.13%) Front End Development
21 50 (14.66%) .NET Framework
21 50 (14.66%) TDD
21 50 (14.66%) MySQL
21 50 (14.66%) Redux
22 47 (13.78%) Analytics
23 44 (12.90%) Retail
24 42 (12.32%) Microsoft
25 40 (11.73%) ASP.NET MVC
25 40 (11.73%) TypeScript

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 27 (7.92%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (6.45%) WordPress
3 20 (5.87%) CMS
4 15 (4.40%) EPiServer
5 7 (2.05%) Confluence
6 6 (1.76%) IIS
7 4 (1.17%) Drupal
8 3 (0.88%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.29%) Apache
9 1 (0.29%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.29%) Mendix
9 1 (0.29%) nginx
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (2.35%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.17%) InDesign
3 4 (1.17%) Sketch
4 2 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (1.17%) Magento
2 2 (0.59%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.29%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.29%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.29%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.29%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.85%) Azure
2 19 (5.57%) AWS
3 9 (2.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (2.05%) npm
5 5 (1.47%) Google Analytics
6 4 (1.17%) GitHub
7 3 (0.88%) Office 365
8 2 (0.59%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.59%) PaaS
8 2 (0.59%) SaaS
9 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Asana
9 1 (0.29%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.81%) Internet
2 5 (1.47%) Intranet
3 4 (1.17%) SSH
4 1 (0.29%) HTTP
4 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 50 (14.66%) MySQL
3 21 (6.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (5.57%) MongoDB
5 18 (5.28%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.76%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.47%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.17%) Redis
10 3 (0.88%) Couchbase
10 3 (0.88%) RavenDB
10 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 77 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.57%) JIRA
3 18 (5.28%) PHPUnit
4 17 (4.99%) webpack
5 15 (4.40%) Jenkins
6 14 (4.11%) Visual Studio
7 11 (3.23%) gulp
8 10 (2.93%) Bitbucket
9 7 (2.05%) Grunt
9 7 (2.05%) NUnit
10 5 (1.47%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.17%) Bower
12 2 (0.59%) JUnit
12 2 (0.59%) Log4Net
12 2 (0.59%) Moq
12 2 (0.59%) MSTest
12 2 (0.59%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.59%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (0.59%) Selenium
General
1 67 (19.65%) Finance
2 44 (12.90%) Retail
3 27 (7.92%) Front Office
4 19 (5.57%) Marketing
5 16 (4.69%) Advertising
6 13 (3.81%) Banking
7 10 (2.93%) Law
8 8 (2.35%) Legal
9 6 (1.76%) Games
10 3 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.59%) Retail Finance
12 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (55.13%) CSS
2 186 (54.55%) HTML
3 144 (42.23%) .NET
4 132 (38.71%) AngularJS
5 122 (35.78%) jQuery
6 112 (32.84%) React
7 108 (31.67%) ASP.NET
8 90 (26.39%) HTML5
9 71 (20.82%) CSS3
10 50 (14.66%) .NET Framework
10 50 (14.66%) Redux
11 40 (11.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (11.44%) Sass
13 38 (11.14%) Node.js
14 33 (9.68%) Vue.js
15 28 (8.21%) Web Services
16 27 (7.92%) Symfony
17 26 (7.62%) REST
18 25 (7.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 24 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 77 (22.58%) User Experience
2 23 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.45%) Equities
4 20 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (4.99%) iPad
5 17 (4.99%) Mobile App
6 14 (4.11%) Hedge funds
6 14 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.35%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.88%) Social Media
8 3 (0.88%) W3C
9 2 (0.59%) Contract for Difference
9 2 (0.59%) Cyberattack
9 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.59%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.29%) Digital Signage
10 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.29%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.97%) Windows
2 20 (5.87%) Linux
3 14 (4.11%) Android
4 12 (3.52%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (94.43%) Web Development
2 87 (25.51%) MVC
3 85 (24.93%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (16.13%) Front End Development
5 50 (14.66%) TDD
6 47 (13.78%) Analytics
7 39 (11.44%) DevOps
8 33 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 33 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
9 32 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
9 32 (9.38%) Unit Testing
9 32 (9.38%) Wireframes
10 31 (9.09%) Fintech
11 28 (8.21%) Computer Science
12 27 (7.92%) Web Design
13 26 (7.62%) OO
14 25 (7.33%) OOP
14 25 (7.33%) Scrum
14 25 (7.33%) SDLC
15 21 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 265 (77.71%) JavaScript
2 159 (46.63%) C#
3 114 (33.43%) SQL
4 61 (17.89%) PHP
5 40 (11.73%) TypeScript
6 37 (10.85%) Python
7 29 (8.50%) ES6
8 16 (4.69%) Java
9 15 (4.40%) C++
9 15 (4.40%) T-SQL
10 13 (3.81%) Perl
11 11 (3.23%) Ruby
12 8 (2.35%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.05%) Go
14 5 (1.47%) ES7
14 5 (1.47%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.88%) C
15 3 (0.88%) Java 8
16 2 (0.59%) XAML
17 1 (0.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (11.14%) Degree
2 16 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.59%) MCPD
3 2 (0.59%) MCSD
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.50%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.99%) Docker
2 5 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (3.52%) SCCM
2 8 (2.35%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.76%) Puppet
4 1 (0.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 42 (12.32%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.28%) Google
3 9 (2.64%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.35%) Adobe
5 3 (0.88%) Oracle
6 2 (0.59%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.59%) Facebook
6 2 (0.59%) Remedy
7 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.29%) hybris
7 1 (0.29%) OpenText
7 1 (0.29%) Sage
7 1 (0.29%) Samsung
7 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.29%) Zend