Period
to 21 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

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
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 338 299 259
Rank change year-on-year -39 -40 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 549 752 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.90% 1.08% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.13% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 495 667 798
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 58,419 66,328 65,831
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 95.57% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 47,826 55,238 55,787
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £34,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £51,700 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.40% +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 21 March 2019.

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 21 March 2019. 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 -8 141 £60,000 +11.63% 59
South London -10 43 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West London -4 17 £60,000 +33.33% 21
East London +23 5 £32,500 -27.78% 14
North London +10 2 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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.

1 529 (96.36%) Web Development
2 400 (72.86%) HTML
3 395 (71.95%) CSS
4 389 (70.86%) JavaScript
5 208 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
6 205 (37.34%) AngularJS
7 198 (36.07%) C#
8 189 (34.43%) PHP
9 185 (33.70%) SQL
10 181 (32.97%) .NET
11 170 (30.97%) HTML5
11 170 (30.97%) React
12 165 (30.05%) ASP.NET
13 154 (28.05%) MVC
14 136 (24.77%) CSS3
15 134 (24.41%) Git (software)
16 129 (23.50%) User Experience
16 129 (23.50%) Finance
17 119 (21.68%) SQL Server
18 104 (18.94%) Microsoft Azure
19 92 (16.76%) Python
20 89 (16.21%) Front End Development
21 88 (16.03%) MySQL
22 81 (14.75%) CMS
23 79 (14.39%) E-Commerce
23 79 (14.39%) Vue.js
23 79 (14.39%) ASP.NET MVC
24 75 (13.66%) ASP.NET Web API
25 72 (13.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 71 (12.93%) Laravel

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 81 (14.75%) CMS
2 48 (8.74%) WordPress
3 25 (4.55%) Drupal
4 17 (3.10%) Apache
4 17 (3.10%) Tomcat
5 15 (2.73%) IIS
5 15 (2.73%) WebSphere
6 14 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.82%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.64%) GlassFish
9 8 (1.46%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.28%) Umbraco
10 7 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.91%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.73%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.36%) Marvel
14 2 (0.36%) Mendix
15 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
Applications
1 12 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.82%) AutoCAD
3 7 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.09%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.36%) InVision
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (4.01%) Magento
2 7 (1.28%) Shopify
3 1 (0.18%) Actimize
3 1 (0.18%) RiskWrite
3 1 (0.18%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 104 (18.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (12.75%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (4.01%) GitHub
4 11 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (2.00%) npm
4 11 (2.00%) SaaS
5 6 (1.09%) Heroku
5 6 (1.09%) MailChimp
5 6 (1.09%) Mailgun
6 4 (0.73%) PaaS
6 4 (0.73%) Serverless
7 3 (0.55%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.55%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.18%) NuGet
9 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.10%) Intranet
2 6 (1.09%) GoToMeeting
2 6 (1.09%) Skype
2 6 (1.09%) SSH
3 5 (0.91%) HTTP
4 1 (0.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (21.68%) SQL Server
2 88 (16.03%) MySQL
3 33 (6.01%) NoSQL
4 22 (4.01%) SQL Server 2016
5 18 (3.28%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.82%) Hadoop
8 9 (1.64%) Redis
9 8 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.28%) Blockchain
11 6 (1.09%) Big Data
12 5 (0.91%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.73%) Power BI
13 4 (0.73%) Qlik Sense
13 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
16 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 1 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 134 (24.41%) Git (software)
2 52 (9.47%) Visual Studio
3 38 (6.92%) webpack
4 27 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (4.37%) Grunt
6 23 (4.19%) Octopus Deploy
7 22 (4.01%) Visual Studio Team System
8 19 (3.46%) Jenkins
9 18 (3.28%) gulp
10 14 (2.55%) JIRA
11 13 (2.37%) Subversion
12 12 (2.19%) Jasmine
13 8 (1.46%) Bitbucket
13 8 (1.46%) Mocha
14 7 (1.28%) IBM UrbanCode
15 6 (1.09%) Bundler
15 6 (1.09%) Visual Studio Code
16 5 (0.91%) TeamCity
17 4 (0.73%) Selenium
18 3 (0.55%) Babel
General
1 129 (23.50%) Finance
2 60 (10.93%) Banking
3 41 (7.47%) Retail
4 36 (6.56%) Marketing
5 14 (2.55%) Publishing
6 13 (2.37%) Games
7 9 (1.64%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.46%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.09%) Advertising
9 6 (1.09%) Online Betting
10 5 (0.91%) Back Office
10 5 (0.91%) Legal
11 4 (0.73%) Retail Finance
12 2 (0.36%) Billing
13 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Electronics
13 1 (0.18%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (72.86%) HTML
2 395 (71.95%) CSS
3 205 (37.34%) AngularJS
4 181 (32.97%) .NET
5 170 (30.97%) HTML5
5 170 (30.97%) React
6 165 (30.05%) ASP.NET
7 136 (24.77%) CSS3
8 79 (14.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 79 (14.39%) Vue.js
9 75 (13.66%) ASP.NET Web API
10 72 (13.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 71 (12.93%) Laravel
12 68 (12.39%) .NET Core
13 66 (12.02%) Node.js
14 65 (11.84%) Sass
15 64 (11.66%) jQuery
16 61 (11.11%) Symfony
17 50 (9.11%) Redux
18 49 (8.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 129 (23.50%) User Experience
2 46 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (7.83%) Greenfield Project
4 40 (7.29%) Self-Motivation
5 37 (6.74%) Fintech
6 25 (4.55%) Mobile App
7 20 (3.64%) Social Media
8 16 (2.91%) Data Structures
9 14 (2.55%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.28%) DataPower
12 6 (1.09%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.09%) Smartphone
12 6 (1.09%) Social Network
12 6 (1.09%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.55%) Blog
13 3 (0.55%) Mashup
14 2 (0.36%) Video on Demand
15 1 (0.18%) Browser Games
15 1 (0.18%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.92%) Windows
2 21 (3.83%) Android
2 21 (3.83%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.55%) Linux
4 2 (0.36%) Unix
5 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 529 (96.36%) Web Development
2 208 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (28.05%) MVC
4 89 (16.21%) Front End Development
5 79 (14.39%) E-Commerce
6 65 (11.84%) TDD
7 54 (9.84%) Scrum
8 51 (9.29%) Asset Management
9 44 (8.01%) Content Management
10 43 (7.83%) DevOps
11 42 (7.65%) Microservices
12 40 (7.29%) Analytical Thinking
13 37 (6.74%) Mobile First
14 33 (6.01%) Problem-Solving
15 32 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (5.83%) CRM
15 32 (5.83%) Test Automation
16 30 (5.46%) Software Engineering
17 29 (5.28%) OO
18 28 (5.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 389 (70.86%) JavaScript
2 198 (36.07%) C#
3 189 (34.43%) PHP
4 185 (33.70%) SQL
5 92 (16.76%) Python
6 60 (10.93%) Java
7 42 (7.65%) ES6
7 42 (7.65%) TypeScript
8 27 (4.92%) T-SQL
9 23 (4.19%) Ruby
10 19 (3.46%) C
10 19 (3.46%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.37%) VB.NET
12 11 (2.00%) C++
13 10 (1.82%) Objective-C
14 9 (1.64%) Apple Swift
15 7 (1.28%) VBA
16 5 (0.91%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.91%) Perl
17 4 (0.73%) Go
Qualifications
1 48 (8.74%) Degree
2 13 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.36%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.18%) PhD
4 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.28%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) GDPR
3 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 55 (10.02%) Docker
2 4 (0.73%) Varnish
3 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (7.10%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.36%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 69 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (1.82%) Sitecore
3 9 (1.64%) Google
4 8 (1.46%) Adobe
5 7 (1.28%) Demandware
5 7 (1.28%) IBM
5 7 (1.28%) Splunk
6 5 (0.91%) Zend
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle
8 1 (0.18%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.18%) ESRI
8 1 (0.18%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.18%) Mapbox
8 1 (0.18%) Omniture
8 1 (0.18%) OutSystems
8 1 (0.18%) SAP
8 1 (0.18%) TippingPoint
8 1 (0.18%) UiPath