Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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

Web Developer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 136 86
Rank change year-on-year -11 -50 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 80 91 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.49% 1.65% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.72% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 64 73 110
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,300 £27,450
90th Percentile £56,250 £44,750 £50,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5,144 5,297 5,102
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.60% 95.77% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,386 3,380 3,106
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,875 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Scotland

Web Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in Scotland

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in Scotland

Web Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 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
Glasgow +13 46 £40,500 +10.96% 5
Edinburgh -9 32 £40,000 +14.29% 12
Aberdeen -3 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Scotland region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 78 (97.50%) Web Development
2 59 (73.75%) JavaScript
3 46 (57.50%) HTML
4 45 (56.25%) CSS
5 39 (48.75%) MVC
6 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (33.75%) Node.js
7 26 (32.50%) AngularJS
8 25 (31.25%) jQuery
9 24 (30.00%) C#
10 23 (28.75%) .NET
10 23 (28.75%) HTML5
11 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET
12 21 (26.25%) CSS3
13 19 (23.75%) React Native
13 19 (23.75%) Functional Programming
13 19 (23.75%) Dependency Injection
13 19 (23.75%) Software Engineering
14 16 (20.00%) React
15 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
16 14 (17.50%) Degree
17 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (16.25%) PHP
18 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
18 12 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
19 11 (13.75%) Spring
19 11 (13.75%) Finance
20 10 (12.50%) TDD
20 10 (12.50%) Subversion
20 10 (12.50%) Web Services

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (8.75%) CMS
2 6 (7.50%) WordPress
3 3 (3.75%) Drupal
4 2 (2.50%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.25%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.25%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) npm
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.25%) GitHub
3 1 (1.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) DAB
2 1 (1.25%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) MySQL
3 2 (2.50%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.25%) Big Data
4 1 (1.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 10 (12.50%) Subversion
3 9 (11.25%) Bitbucket
3 9 (11.25%) Gradle
3 9 (11.25%) JUnit
3 9 (11.25%) Maven
3 9 (11.25%) Mockito
4 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio
4 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio Code
4 6 (7.50%) webpack
5 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.25%) Grunt
5 1 (1.25%) gulp
5 1 (1.25%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.25%) RSpec
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Marketing
3 6 (7.50%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (57.50%) HTML
2 45 (56.25%) CSS
3 27 (33.75%) Node.js
4 26 (32.50%) AngularJS
5 25 (31.25%) jQuery
6 23 (28.75%) .NET
6 23 (28.75%) HTML5
7 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET
8 21 (26.25%) CSS3
9 19 (23.75%) React Native
10 16 (20.00%) React
11 11 (13.75%) Spring
12 10 (12.50%) REST
12 10 (12.50%) Spring MVC
12 10 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (12.50%) Web Services
13 9 (11.25%) SOAP
13 9 (11.25%) Struts
14 7 (8.75%) Sass
15 6 (7.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.50%) Fintech
4 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.50%) User Experience
6 1 (1.25%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (97.50%) Web Development
2 39 (48.75%) MVC
3 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (23.75%) Dependency Injection
4 19 (23.75%) Functional Programming
4 19 (23.75%) Software Engineering
5 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 10 (12.50%) Microservices
7 10 (12.50%) TDD
8 9 (11.25%) OO
8 9 (11.25%) Web Design
9 8 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (7.50%) Data Privacy
10 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.50%) OOP
10 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
10 6 (7.50%) Web Operations
11 5 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 59 (73.75%) JavaScript
2 24 (30.00%) C#
3 13 (16.25%) PHP
4 6 (7.50%) Java
5 5 (6.25%) Python
6 4 (5.00%) Ruby
7 2 (2.50%) SQL
8 1 (1.25%) Java 8
8 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 10 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.25%) Google
2 1 (1.25%) IBM
2 1 (1.25%) Zend