Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 305 232 216
Rank change year-on-year -73 -16 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 796 1120 1418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.07% 1.48% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.55% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 738 1013 1329
London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +1.32% +5.56%

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 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -81 131 £46,000 -8.00% 10
West London +44 101 £45,000 +5.88% 4
South London +58 85 £35,000 -18.13% 2
East London -4 10 £45,000 -14.29% 1
North London -2 8 £36,500 -8.75% 1
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Web Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 766 (96.23%) Web Development
2 590 (74.12%) HTML
2 590 (74.12%) JavaScript
3 537 (67.46%) CSS
4 384 (48.24%) .NET
5 369 (46.36%) C#
6 363 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
7 326 (40.95%) AngularJS
8 314 (39.45%) MVC
9 263 (33.04%) jQuery
10 252 (31.66%) ASP.NET
11 240 (30.15%) HTML5
12 238 (29.90%) SQL
13 201 (25.25%) SQL Server
14 197 (24.75%) PHP
15 177 (22.24%) CMS
16 167 (20.98%) MySQL
17 162 (20.35%) Scrum
18 161 (20.23%) ASP.NET MVC
19 153 (19.22%) Git (software)
20 152 (19.10%) TDD
21 133 (16.71%) Front End Development
22 132 (16.58%) CSS3
23 130 (16.33%) Microsoft
24 125 (15.70%) ASP.NET Web API
25 122 (15.33%) User Experience
26 119 (14.95%) Web Services
27 112 (14.07%) T-SQL
27 112 (14.07%) OO
28 106 (13.32%) React

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
1 177 (22.24%) CMS
2 64 (8.04%) Umbraco
3 58 (7.29%) WordPress
4 42 (5.28%) Sitecore CMS
5 34 (4.27%) Drupal
6 28 (3.52%) IIS
7 25 (3.14%) SharePoint
8 15 (1.88%) Apache
9 7 (0.88%) Alfresco
9 7 (0.88%) Joomla!
9 7 (0.88%) nginx
9 7 (0.88%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.75%) SilverStripe
11 5 (0.63%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.63%) Sitefinity
12 3 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.38%) Ethereum
12 3 (0.38%) Hyperledger
13 2 (0.25%) Confluence
13 2 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 62 (7.79%) Photoshop
2 25 (3.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) HipChat
7 1 (0.13%) InDesign
7 1 (0.13%) InVision
Business Applications
1 21 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (2.39%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.88%) Magento
4 3 (0.38%) R3 Corda
5 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.25%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.13%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 73 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (4.65%) GitHub
4 23 (2.89%) SaaS
5 17 (2.14%) npm
6 15 (1.88%) Serverless
7 14 (1.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 14 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
7 14 (1.76%) Sage Pay
8 13 (1.63%) Google Analytics
9 12 (1.51%) Amazon S3
9 12 (1.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 10 (1.26%) CloudFront
11 8 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.88%) Heroku
13 6 (0.75%) Slack
14 2 (0.25%) Dropbox
14 2 (0.25%) Firebase
14 2 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.25%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.03%) Intranet
2 14 (1.76%) HTTP
3 9 (1.13%) SMS
4 7 (0.88%) Internet
5 6 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (0.75%) RFID
6 2 (0.25%) FTP
6 2 (0.25%) Network Security
6 2 (0.25%) SSH
6 2 (0.25%) SSL
7 1 (0.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (25.25%) SQL Server
2 167 (20.98%) MySQL
3 41 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 36 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (3.14%) NoSQL
6 18 (2.26%) MongoDB
7 13 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.01%) Blockchain
10 8 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.88%) Redis
11 7 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.88%) SQLite
12 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.50%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.50%) KDB
14 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 153 (19.22%) Git (software)
2 73 (9.17%) Visual Studio
3 65 (8.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 62 (7.79%) JIRA
5 40 (5.03%) Grunt
6 36 (4.52%) Subversion
7 32 (4.02%) TeamCity
8 31 (3.89%) gulp
9 28 (3.52%) NUnit
10 23 (2.89%) webpack
11 19 (2.39%) Karma Test Runner
12 17 (2.14%) Jasmine
13 16 (2.01%) Bower
13 16 (2.01%) Mocha
14 14 (1.76%) Jenkins
14 14 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
14 14 (1.76%) Selenium
15 12 (1.51%) Bitbucket
15 12 (1.51%) Protractor
16 11 (1.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 102 (12.81%) Finance
2 44 (5.53%) Retail
3 41 (5.15%) Marketing
4 39 (4.90%) Banking
5 34 (4.27%) Games
6 26 (3.27%) Publishing
7 21 (2.64%) Legal
8 11 (1.38%) Advertising
8 11 (1.38%) Law
9 5 (0.63%) Billing
9 5 (0.63%) French Language
9 5 (0.63%) Front Office
9 5 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.63%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.50%) Back Office
11 3 (0.38%) Digital Economy
11 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.25%) Automotive
12 2 (0.25%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 590 (74.12%) HTML
2 537 (67.46%) CSS
3 384 (48.24%) .NET
4 326 (40.95%) AngularJS
5 263 (33.04%) jQuery
6 252 (31.66%) ASP.NET
7 240 (30.15%) HTML5
8 161 (20.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 132 (16.58%) CSS3
10 125 (15.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 119 (14.95%) Web Services
12 106 (13.32%) React
13 100 (12.56%) Ajax
13 100 (12.56%) Node.js
14 91 (11.43%) .NET Framework
15 86 (10.80%) Sass
16 82 (10.30%) REST
17 74 (9.30%) JSON
18 70 (8.79%) XML
19 69 (8.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 122 (15.33%) User Experience
2 68 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
3 48 (6.03%) Computer Science
4 45 (5.65%) Fintech
5 40 (5.03%) Mobile App
6 29 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (2.14%) W3C
8 16 (2.01%) N-Tier
9 14 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.76%) Hedge funds
10 7 (0.88%) Animation
11 6 (0.75%) Smartcard
12 5 (0.63%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.50%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.50%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.50%) Social Media
14 3 (0.38%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.38%) iPad
14 3 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (6.16%) Linux
2 30 (3.77%) Windows
3 22 (2.76%) Android
4 17 (2.14%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.26%) Unix
6 8 (1.01%) MVS
7 7 (0.88%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.50%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.50%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.50%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 766 (96.23%) Web Development
2 363 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
3 314 (39.45%) MVC
4 162 (20.35%) Scrum
5 152 (19.10%) TDD
6 133 (16.71%) Front End Development
7 112 (14.07%) OO
8 91 (11.43%) OOP
9 85 (10.68%) Unit Testing
10 70 (8.79%) BDD
11 67 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
12 63 (7.91%) CRM
13 62 (7.79%) Responsive Web Design
14 61 (7.66%) E-Commerce
15 51 (6.41%) OOD
16 46 (5.78%) Software Engineering
17 45 (5.65%) SEO
17 45 (5.65%) Test Automation
18 44 (5.53%) Analytics
18 44 (5.53%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 590 (74.12%) JavaScript
2 369 (46.36%) C#
3 238 (29.90%) SQL
4 197 (24.75%) PHP
5 112 (14.07%) T-SQL
6 78 (9.80%) Java
7 63 (7.91%) Python
8 42 (5.28%) Ruby
9 34 (4.27%) ES6
10 29 (3.64%) VB.NET
11 12 (1.51%) TypeScript
12 11 (1.38%) PHP 5
13 9 (1.13%) PHP 7
14 7 (0.88%) C++
14 7 (0.88%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.88%) VB
15 5 (0.63%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.25%) GraphQL
16 2 (0.25%) Perl
16 2 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 83 (10.43%) Degree
2 35 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.75%) A+ Certification
3 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.63%) PhD
5 4 (0.50%) MCSA
6 2 (0.25%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.26%) WAI
2 8 (1.01%) WCAG
3 7 (0.88%) QA
4 2 (0.25%) GDPR
4 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (2.26%) Docker
2 4 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (0.38%) Varnish
4 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.25%) NFS
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (0.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.25%) Ansible
3 1 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.13%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 130 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 43 (5.40%) Adobe
2 43 (5.40%) Sitecore
3 36 (4.52%) Google
4 23 (2.89%) Zend
5 18 (2.26%) Sage
6 16 (2.01%) Oracle
7 14 (1.76%) WorldPay
8 7 (0.88%) IBM
8 7 (0.88%) WooCommerce
9 6 (0.75%) Facebook
10 4 (0.50%) Demandware
10 4 (0.50%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.50%) FatWire
10 4 (0.50%) Samsung
11 3 (0.38%) hybris
11 3 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.38%) Telerik
12 2 (0.25%) Foundry
12 2 (0.25%) Maxymiser