Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 331 317 246
Rank change year-on-year -14 -71 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 625 742 1,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.94% 1.01% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.06% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 545 685 935
London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £79,000 £67,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

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 63,109 69,833 71,213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.33% 94.83% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51,650 55,559 61,222
London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 19 December 2018.

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 December 2018. 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 +23 139 £60,000 +20.00% 38
South London -48 38 £42,500 +13.33% 3
West London -22 35 £38,516 -14.41% 33
East London -2 6 £40,500 -10.00% 10
North London +9 5 £35,000 -4.11% 1
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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.

1 602 (96.32%) Web Development
2 481 (76.96%) JavaScript
3 474 (75.84%) HTML
4 462 (73.92%) CSS
5 245 (39.20%) C#
6 239 (38.24%) .NET
7 234 (37.44%) AngularJS
8 230 (36.80%) Agile Software Development
9 208 (33.28%) PHP
10 204 (32.64%) HTML5
11 194 (31.04%) SQL
12 179 (28.64%) MVC
13 178 (28.48%) SQL Server
14 172 (27.52%) ASP.NET
15 159 (25.44%) CSS3
16 153 (24.48%) React
17 151 (24.16%) Finance
18 136 (21.76%) jQuery
18 136 (21.76%) Git (software)
19 131 (20.96%) MySQL
20 117 (18.72%) User Experience
21 111 (17.76%) Front End Development
22 101 (16.16%) CMS
23 99 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
24 94 (15.04%) Python
25 93 (14.88%) Microsoft Azure
26 89 (14.24%) Microsoft
27 86 (13.76%) Node.js
27 86 (13.76%) ASP.NET Web API
28 85 (13.60%) E-Commerce

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
1 101 (16.16%) CMS
2 52 (8.32%) WordPress
3 45 (7.20%) Drupal
4 24 (3.84%) Umbraco
5 23 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (2.40%) Apache
6 15 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (2.08%) IIS
8 12 (1.92%) Apache Spark
9 7 (1.12%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.96%) Marvel
11 5 (0.80%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.80%) Kentico
12 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.48%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.12%) AutoCAD
3 6 (0.96%) InVision
3 6 (0.96%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (4.00%) Magento
2 10 (1.60%) Shopify
3 7 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.64%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (0.64%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.16%) Actimize
5 1 (0.16%) RiskWrite
5 1 (0.16%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 93 (14.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.08%) SaaS
4 11 (1.76%) Serverless
5 9 (1.44%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (1.12%) GitHub
6 7 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.12%) Heroku
7 6 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 5 (0.80%) npm
9 4 (0.64%) PaaS
10 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.48%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.16%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.16%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.88%) Intranet
2 5 (0.80%) Extranet
3 4 (0.64%) HTTP
4 3 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (28.48%) SQL Server
2 131 (20.96%) MySQL
3 34 (5.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (4.48%) NoSQL
5 27 (4.32%) MongoDB
6 26 (4.16%) Hadoop
7 25 (4.00%) Big Data
8 24 (3.84%) SQL Server 2016
9 18 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (1.12%) Data Mining
14 6 (0.96%) Blockchain
15 5 (0.80%) GIS
15 5 (0.80%) QGIS
16 3 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
16 3 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.48%) Relational Database
16 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 136 (21.76%) Git (software)
2 53 (8.48%) Visual Studio
3 37 (5.92%) Grunt
4 36 (5.76%) gulp
4 36 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 25 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 23 (3.68%) webpack
7 21 (3.36%) JIRA
8 12 (1.92%) Jasmine
8 12 (1.92%) Subversion
9 8 (1.28%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.12%) IBM UrbanCode
11 6 (0.96%) TeamCity
12 5 (0.80%) Hudson
13 4 (0.64%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.64%) JUnit
13 4 (0.64%) Mockito
13 4 (0.64%) Selenium
14 3 (0.48%) Maven
General
1 151 (24.16%) Finance
2 60 (9.60%) Banking
3 42 (6.72%) Marketing
4 40 (6.40%) Retail
5 11 (1.76%) Games
5 11 (1.76%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.44%) Publishing
7 7 (1.12%) Retail Banking
8 5 (0.80%) Back Office
8 5 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.80%) Legal
9 4 (0.64%) Advertising
9 4 (0.64%) Electronics
9 4 (0.64%) Retail Finance
10 2 (0.32%) Billing
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
11 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 474 (75.84%) HTML
2 462 (73.92%) CSS
3 239 (38.24%) .NET
4 234 (37.44%) AngularJS
5 204 (32.64%) HTML5
6 172 (27.52%) ASP.NET
7 159 (25.44%) CSS3
8 153 (24.48%) React
9 136 (21.76%) jQuery
10 99 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 86 (13.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 86 (13.76%) Node.js
12 77 (12.32%) Vue.js
13 74 (11.84%) Sass
14 73 (11.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 69 (11.04%) Web Services
16 64 (10.24%) Laravel
17 56 (8.96%) .NET Core
18 54 (8.64%) Symfony
19 50 (8.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 117 (18.72%) User Experience
2 49 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
3 46 (7.36%) Fintech
4 32 (5.12%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.24%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.24%) Robotics
7 14 (2.24%) Tandem
8 13 (2.08%) Social Media
9 10 (1.60%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.60%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.12%) DataPower
11 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.80%) Reinsurance
11 5 (0.80%) W3C
12 4 (0.64%) Animation
12 4 (0.64%) iPad
13 3 (0.48%) Blog
13 3 (0.48%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 32 (5.12%) Windows
2 22 (3.52%) Apple iOS
2 22 (3.52%) Linux
3 20 (3.20%) Android
4 7 (1.12%) Unix
5 1 (0.16%) CentOS
5 1 (0.16%) Debian
5 1 (0.16%) MVS
5 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 602 (96.32%) Web Development
2 230 (36.80%) Agile Software Development
3 179 (28.64%) MVC
4 111 (17.76%) Front End Development
5 85 (13.60%) E-Commerce
6 78 (12.48%) OO
7 62 (9.92%) TDD
8 59 (9.44%) Scrum
9 53 (8.48%) Asset Management
10 51 (8.16%) Problem-Solving
11 43 (6.88%) Microservices
12 40 (6.40%) Content Management
13 38 (6.08%) ETL
14 35 (5.60%) Mobile First
15 34 (5.44%) Web Design
16 33 (5.28%) Test Automation
17 32 (5.12%) OOP
18 30 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (4.80%) Open Source
19 28 (4.48%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 481 (76.96%) JavaScript
2 245 (39.20%) C#
3 208 (33.28%) PHP
4 194 (31.04%) SQL
5 94 (15.04%) Python
6 85 (13.60%) Java
7 36 (5.76%) TypeScript
8 34 (5.44%) PowerShell
9 30 (4.80%) ES6
9 30 (4.80%) T-SQL
10 22 (3.52%) VB.NET
11 14 (2.24%) BeanShell
11 14 (2.24%) C
12 10 (1.60%) C++
12 10 (1.60%) Ruby
12 10 (1.60%) VBA
13 7 (1.12%) Go
14 5 (0.80%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.64%) ES7
16 3 (0.48%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 30 (4.80%) Degree
2 7 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.36%) QA
2 7 (1.12%) WCAG
3 3 (0.48%) GDPR
4 1 (0.16%) WAI
System Software
1 50 (8.00%) Docker
2 2 (0.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 40 (6.40%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.80%) Ansible
3 5 (0.80%) Puppet
4 2 (0.32%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 89 (14.24%) Microsoft
2 18 (2.88%) Sitecore
3 15 (2.40%) ServiceNow
4 14 (2.24%) Tableau
5 9 (1.44%) Atlassian
5 9 (1.44%) Demandware
5 9 (1.44%) Google
6 7 (1.12%) IBM
6 7 (1.12%) Splunk
7 6 (0.96%) Adobe
7 6 (0.96%) ESRI
7 6 (0.96%) Mapbox
8 5 (0.80%) Sun
9 4 (0.64%) HubSpot
9 4 (0.64%) Zend
10 3 (0.48%) Intershop
11 2 (0.32%) Optimizely
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle
12 1 (0.16%) New Relic
12 1 (0.16%) WooCommerce