Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 673 649 646
Rank change year-on-year -24 -3 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Engineer 135 198 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 112 181 204
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £73,063 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +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 64,651 70,326 74,131
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.28% 94.63% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 52,826 55,030 64,250
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,132 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 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 -68 30 £52,500 -4.55% 4
West London +21 5 £55,000 +57.14% 2
South London +4 5 £42,650 -14.70%
East London -7 2 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Web Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 69 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 54 (40.00%) SQL
4 51 (37.78%) Java
5 46 (34.07%) QA
6 39 (28.89%) HTML
6 39 (28.89%) DevOps
7 38 (28.15%) Finance
7 38 (28.15%) Windows
8 37 (27.41%) CSS
9 36 (26.67%) Python
10 35 (25.93%) TDD
10 35 (25.93%) Test Automation
11 33 (24.44%) SQL Server
12 32 (23.70%) Problem-Solving
13 31 (22.96%) Web Services
13 31 (22.96%) PowerShell
14 28 (20.74%) Linux
15 26 (19.26%) Amazon AWS
15 26 (19.26%) Puppet
16 25 (18.52%) Windows Server
17 24 (17.78%) Ansible
17 24 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
17 24 (17.78%) Pair Programming
18 22 (16.30%) Selenium
18 22 (16.30%) Degree
19 21 (15.56%) Git (software)
19 21 (15.56%) Exploratory Testing
20 20 (14.81%) Scrum
20 20 (14.81%) .NET

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 15 (11.11%) CMS
2 14 (10.37%) Apache
2 14 (10.37%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.15%) Drupal
4 9 (6.67%) WordPress
5 8 (5.93%) Apache Solr
6 6 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.96%) IIS
8 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.48%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon Alexa
9 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.74%) JBoss
9 1 (0.74%) nginx
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 26 (19.26%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.37%) SaaS
3 13 (9.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (9.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 9 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 8 (5.93%) GitHub
5 8 (5.93%) Route 53
6 5 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.70%) npm
7 2 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.48%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.48%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.48%) PaaS
7 2 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.33%) HTTP
2 15 (11.11%) DNS
3 14 (10.37%) SSL
4 8 (5.93%) Internet
4 8 (5.93%) LAN
4 8 (5.93%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.44%) DAB
5 6 (4.44%) Firewall
6 4 (2.96%) FTP
7 3 (2.22%) VLAN
8 1 (0.74%) NAS
8 1 (0.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.85%) MySQL
3 7 (5.19%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.19%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.96%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.22%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.74%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (16.30%) Selenium
2 21 (15.56%) Git (software)
3 18 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 15 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 10 (7.41%) JIRA
6 7 (5.19%) JUnit
6 7 (5.19%) TestNG
7 6 (4.44%) Protractor
8 5 (3.70%) Gradle
8 5 (3.70%) JMeter
8 5 (3.70%) SoapUI
8 5 (3.70%) webpack
9 4 (2.96%) Fiddler
9 4 (2.96%) Gatling
10 3 (2.22%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.22%) Grunt
10 3 (2.22%) gulp
10 3 (2.22%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.22%) Mocha
10 3 (2.22%) Sinon.JS
General
1 38 (28.15%) Finance
2 18 (13.33%) Games
3 16 (11.85%) Retail
4 3 (2.22%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.74%) Front Office
5 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Law
5 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (28.89%) HTML
2 37 (27.41%) CSS
3 31 (22.96%) Web Services
4 20 (14.81%) .NET
5 17 (12.59%) AngularJS
6 15 (11.11%) Node.js
7 14 (10.37%) React
8 13 (9.63%) REST
9 11 (8.15%) CSS3
10 10 (7.41%) XML
11 8 (5.93%) Express
11 8 (5.93%) HTML5
11 8 (5.93%) jQuery
12 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET
12 7 (5.19%) LAMP
12 7 (5.19%) Sass
12 7 (5.19%) Spring
13 6 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (4.44%) Django
13 6 (4.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.63%) User Experience
3 11 (8.15%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (7.41%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.19%) Fintech
6 6 (4.44%) Animation
6 6 (4.44%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.96%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (2.22%) Blog
10 2 (1.48%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.48%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.48%) Online Gambling
10 2 (1.48%) Social Media
11 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.74%) Online Games
11 1 (0.74%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 38 (28.15%) Windows
2 28 (20.74%) Linux
3 25 (18.52%) Windows Server
4 11 (8.15%) Unix
5 4 (2.96%) Android
5 4 (2.96%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.96%) Nucleus RTOS
5 4 (2.96%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.74%) CentOS
7 1 (0.74%) Debian
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.89%) DevOps
3 35 (25.93%) TDD
3 35 (25.93%) Test Automation
4 32 (23.70%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (17.78%) Pair Programming
6 21 (15.56%) Exploratory Testing
7 20 (14.81%) Scrum
8 19 (14.07%) Software Engineering
9 17 (12.59%) Performance Monitoring
10 16 (11.85%) E-Commerce
10 16 (11.85%) Unit Testing
10 16 (11.85%) Web Testing
11 15 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
12 13 (9.63%) API Testing
12 13 (9.63%) BDD
12 13 (9.63%) Web Application Development
12 13 (9.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.22%) JavaScript
2 54 (40.00%) SQL
3 51 (37.78%) Java
4 36 (26.67%) Python
5 31 (22.96%) PowerShell
6 17 (12.59%) Bash Shell
7 15 (11.11%) Ruby
8 14 (10.37%) C#
9 12 (8.89%) Perl
10 8 (5.93%) C
10 8 (5.93%) Groovy
11 6 (4.44%) PHP
12 5 (3.70%) C++
12 5 (3.70%) ES6
13 4 (2.96%) Apple Swift
14 3 (2.22%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.74%) Java 8
15 1 (0.74%) Korn
15 1 (0.74%) Scala
15 1 (0.74%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (16.30%) Degree
2 5 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (34.07%) QA
2 12 (8.89%) GDPR
3 10 (7.41%) Cyber Essentials
3 10 (7.41%) HIPAA
3 10 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (10.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.96%) vCloud
3 3 (2.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.48%) Docker
5 1 (0.74%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (19.26%) Puppet
2 24 (17.78%) Ansible
2 24 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.70%) Nagios
4 4 (2.96%) Salt
4 4 (2.96%) SCOM
4 4 (2.96%) Terraform
5 1 (0.74%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.74%) Graphite
5 1 (0.74%) Kibana
5 1 (0.74%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.74%) logstash
5 1 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (12.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.15%) Splunk
3 7 (5.19%) Oracle
4 4 (2.96%) VMware
5 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.48%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.74%) Adobe
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco
6 1 (0.74%) Citrix
6 1 (0.74%) New Relic
6 1 (0.74%) OutSystems