Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Web Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Engineer
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 646 652 636
Rank change year-on-year +6 -16 +87
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Engineer 128 169 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 94 152 177
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +9.52%
10th Percentile £40,750 £32,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £80,875 £71,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 59,858 66,803 67,767
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.37% 95.10% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 48,974 54,103 58,023
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Web Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Web Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Web Engineer in London

Web Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Engineer in London.

Salary trend for Web Engineer in London

Web Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Engineer in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Web Engineer in London

Web Engineer
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 Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 16 January 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 -26 24 £57,500 +15.00% 5
South London -2 14 £42,650 +21.86% 1
West London +22 6 £56,250 -11.76% 3
East London +15 1 £32,500 -43.97%
Web Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, Web Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (46.88%) SQL
2 56 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 48 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (35.94%) Java
5 45 (35.16%) JavaScript
6 43 (33.59%) PowerShell
7 42 (32.81%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (30.47%) DNS
8 39 (30.47%) Windows
9 37 (28.91%) Windows Server
10 36 (28.13%) Puppet
11 35 (27.34%) HTML
12 34 (26.56%) Ansible
13 33 (25.78%) Web Services
13 33 (25.78%) SaaS
14 32 (25.00%) QA
14 32 (25.00%) Active Directory
14 32 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
15 31 (24.22%) Tomcat
16 30 (23.44%) Apache
16 30 (23.44%) SSL
16 30 (23.44%) Splunk
16 30 (23.44%) Web Application Development
17 28 (21.88%) HTTP
18 27 (21.09%) CSS
19 26 (20.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 26 (20.31%) HIPAA
19 26 (20.31%) Cybersecurity
19 26 (20.31%) Performance Tuning
19 26 (20.31%) GDPR

Web Engineer 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 31 (24.22%) Tomcat
2 30 (23.44%) Apache
3 22 (17.19%) Apache Solr
4 19 (14.84%) CMS
5 5 (3.91%) IIS
6 4 (3.13%) Drupal
6 4 (3.13%) WordPress
7 3 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.56%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.56%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.78%) SaaS
2 14 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (3.91%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.91%) GitHub
5 5 (3.91%) Route 53
6 4 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (2.34%) npm
8 2 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.56%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.56%) Serverless
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon Alexa
9 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.78%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 39 (30.47%) DNS
2 30 (23.44%) SSL
3 28 (21.88%) HTTP
4 9 (7.03%) Firewall
5 4 (3.13%) FTP
5 4 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.13%) VLAN
6 1 (0.78%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.97%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.69%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.91%) MySQL
6 4 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.56%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.56%) OpenTSDB
8 2 (1.56%) Parquet
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.78%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.78%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.28%) WebDriver
3 13 (10.16%) Selenium
4 10 (7.81%) Jenkins
5 9 (7.03%) JIRA
6 7 (5.47%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.91%) SoapUI
7 5 (3.91%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.13%) Subversion
9 3 (2.34%) Gradle
9 3 (2.34%) JUnit
9 3 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (2.34%) TestNG
9 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.56%) Babel
10 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.56%) webpack
11 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.78%) JBehave
11 1 (0.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (17.19%) Finance
2 9 (7.03%) Retail
3 3 (2.34%) Games
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.78%) Front Office
4 1 (0.78%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.34%) HTML
2 33 (25.78%) Web Services
3 27 (21.09%) CSS
4 18 (14.06%) .NET
4 18 (14.06%) AngularJS
4 18 (14.06%) jQuery
5 10 (7.81%) Nightwatchjs
5 10 (7.81%) XML
6 9 (7.03%) Node.js
6 9 (7.03%) React
6 9 (7.03%) RESTful
7 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 8 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (5.47%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (5.47%) Entity Framework
9 6 (4.69%) LAMP
9 6 (4.69%) REST
10 4 (3.13%) CSS3
10 4 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.19%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (6.25%) User Experience
3 6 (4.69%) Fintech
4 4 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.13%) Reinsurance
5 3 (2.34%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.56%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.78%) Animation
7 1 (0.78%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.78%) Home Automation
7 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.47%) Windows
2 37 (28.91%) Windows Server
3 15 (11.72%) Linux
4 6 (4.69%) Unix
5 5 (3.91%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.78%) CentOS
6 1 (0.78%) Debian
6 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.81%) Problem-Solving
3 30 (23.44%) Web Application Development
4 26 (20.31%) Cybersecurity
4 26 (20.31%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (17.97%) Test Automation
6 20 (15.63%) Software Engineering
7 19 (14.84%) API Testing
7 19 (14.84%) ITIL
8 17 (13.28%) DevOps
8 17 (13.28%) Technical Architecture
9 15 (11.72%) Content Management
9 15 (11.72%) Performance Monitoring
9 15 (11.72%) TDD
10 14 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (10.94%) Pair Programming
10 14 (10.94%) Web Operations
11 13 (10.16%) Exploratory Testing
11 13 (10.16%) Scrum
12 12 (9.38%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 60 (46.88%) SQL
2 46 (35.94%) Java
3 45 (35.16%) JavaScript
4 43 (33.59%) PowerShell
5 19 (14.84%) Python
6 16 (12.50%) C#
7 6 (4.69%) Ruby
8 4 (3.13%) PHP
9 3 (2.34%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.34%) ES6
9 3 (2.34%) Perl
9 3 (2.34%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.56%) C
11 1 (0.78%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.78%) C++
11 1 (0.78%) Korn
11 1 (0.78%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) Degree
2 8 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (25.00%) QA
2 26 (20.31%) Cyber Essentials
2 26 (20.31%) GDPR
2 26 (20.31%) HIPAA
2 26 (20.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.81%) Docker
3 4 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.56%) HDFS
5 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (28.13%) Puppet
2 34 (26.56%) Ansible
3 32 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (7.03%) Kubernetes
4 9 (7.03%) Nagios
4 9 (7.03%) Terraform
5 8 (6.25%) SCOM
6 3 (2.34%) Kibana
6 3 (2.34%) logstash
7 2 (1.56%) Mesos
8 1 (0.78%) Graphite
Vendors
1 30 (23.44%) Splunk
2 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.34%) Oracle
4 2 (1.56%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 2 (1.56%) Google
4 2 (1.56%) T-Plan
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco
5 1 (0.78%) Citrix
5 1 (0.78%) New Relic