Period
to 20 September 2020

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 September 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
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 357 410 324
Rank change year-on-year +53 -86 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 117 366 670
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.66% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.69% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 111 340 629
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 £37,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,400 £80,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 18,871 53,216 65,504
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.38% 95.24% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15,583 43,337 53,325
Median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £42,000 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +3.74%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +113 30 £57,500 -8.00% 10
West London +28 5 £40,000 -23.81% 11
North London +33 3 £40,000 -9.60%
East London +31 3 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 105 (89.74%) Web Development
2 91 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 79 (67.52%) HTML
4 68 (58.12%) CSS
5 62 (52.99%) .NET
6 58 (49.57%) C#
7 51 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (34.19%) ASP.NET
8 40 (34.19%) MVC
9 38 (32.48%) HTML5
9 38 (32.48%) AngularJS
10 37 (31.62%) SQL Server
11 34 (29.06%) SQL
12 31 (26.50%) Git (software)
13 29 (24.79%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (24.79%) React
14 28 (23.93%) CSS3
15 25 (21.37%) Finance
15 25 (21.37%) jQuery
15 25 (21.37%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (18.80%) PHP
17 21 (17.95%) SOAP
17 21 (17.95%) Azure
17 21 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (17.95%) Fintech
18 20 (17.09%) Microsoft
19 18 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
19 18 (15.38%) XML
19 18 (15.38%) TDD
20 17 (14.53%) JSON

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 14 (11.97%) CMS
2 13 (11.11%) Moodle
3 11 (9.40%) EPiServer
4 8 (6.84%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.71%) WordPress
6 1 (0.85%) Confluence
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Sketch
2 2 (1.71%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.85%) Figma
3 1 (0.85%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Shopify
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Magento
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.95%) Azure
2 8 (6.84%) AWS
3 5 (4.27%) Serverless
4 3 (2.56%) SaaS
5 2 (1.71%) Office 365
6 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.85%) npm
6 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.97%) MySQL
3 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.98%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.85%) Big Data
8 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (26.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.13%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.27%) Cypress.io
4 5 (4.27%) webpack
5 4 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.71%) gulp
6 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.71%) JIRA
7 1 (0.85%) Grunt
7 1 (0.85%) JMeter
7 1 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.85%) Protractor
7 1 (0.85%) Pylint
7 1 (0.85%) Selenium
7 1 (0.85%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (0.85%) Sourcetree
7 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 25 (21.37%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Law
2 5 (4.27%) Marketing
3 3 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (1.71%) Banking
4 2 (1.71%) Legal
4 2 (1.71%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.71%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Billing
5 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (67.52%) HTML
2 68 (58.12%) CSS
3 62 (52.99%) .NET
4 40 (34.19%) ASP.NET
5 38 (32.48%) AngularJS
5 38 (32.48%) HTML5
6 29 (24.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (24.79%) React
7 28 (23.93%) CSS3
8 25 (21.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (21.37%) jQuery
9 21 (17.95%) SOAP
10 18 (15.38%) XML
11 17 (14.53%) JSON
12 15 (12.82%) .NET Core
12 15 (12.82%) REST
13 14 (11.97%) Angular 2
14 13 (11.11%) Web Services
14 13 (11.11%) XSL
15 11 (9.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) e-Learning
2 12 (10.26%) User Experience
3 11 (9.40%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.42%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.85%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.85%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.42%) Linux
2 1 (0.85%) Android
2 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (89.74%) Web Development
2 51 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (34.19%) MVC
4 21 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (17.95%) Fintech
5 18 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (15.38%) TDD
6 17 (14.53%) Front End Development
7 16 (13.68%) Scrum
8 15 (12.82%) DevOps
8 15 (12.82%) Test Automation
9 13 (11.11%) Change Control
9 13 (11.11%) Microservices
10 12 (10.26%) SDLC
11 11 (9.40%) BDD
12 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
12 7 (5.98%) Data Science
12 7 (5.98%) Task Automation
13 6 (5.13%) Deployment Automation
13 6 (5.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 91 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 58 (49.57%) C#
3 34 (29.06%) SQL
4 22 (18.80%) PHP
5 16 (13.68%) ES6
6 13 (11.11%) Python
6 13 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 9 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.13%) R
8 6 (5.13%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.27%) ES7
10 4 (3.42%) Java
11 2 (1.71%) C++
11 2 (1.71%) PHP 7
11 2 (1.71%) XPath
12 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (4.27%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.85%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (4.27%) IBM
3 5 (4.27%) Sun
4 2 (1.71%) SendGrid
5 1 (0.85%) Google
5 1 (0.85%) HubSpot
5 1 (0.85%) SAP
5 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.85%) Splunk
5 1 (0.85%) WooCommerce
5 1 (0.85%) Xamarin