Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 109 93
Rank change year-on-year -26 -16 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 101 120 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.84% 2.25% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 2.36% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 84 93 113
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £25,450
90th Percentile £56,250 £49,750 £50,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 5,246 5,087 5,428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 95.39% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3,543 3,162 3,278
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%
10th Percentile £28,722 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,375 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +5 62 £41,000 +17.14% 7
Edinburgh -20 38 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Aberdeen -3 1 - -
Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 98 (97.03%) Web Development
2 66 (65.35%) JavaScript
3 58 (57.43%) HTML
4 55 (54.46%) CSS
5 45 (44.55%) MVC
6 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (32.67%) AngularJS
8 32 (31.68%) jQuery
9 31 (30.69%) HTML5
9 31 (30.69%) .NET
9 31 (30.69%) C#
10 29 (28.71%) Node.js
11 28 (27.72%) ASP.NET
12 25 (24.75%) CSS3
13 24 (23.76%) React
14 20 (19.80%) React Native
14 20 (19.80%) Git (software)
14 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
15 19 (18.81%) Functional Programming
15 19 (18.81%) Dependency Injection
16 17 (16.83%) REST
17 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (15.84%) SQL
18 15 (14.85%) Web Services
18 15 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (14.85%) Responsive Web Design
19 14 (13.86%) Spring
19 14 (13.86%) Finance
19 14 (13.86%) Web Design
20 13 (12.87%) SQL Server

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 6 (5.94%) CMS
1 6 (5.94%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.96%) WordPress
3 1 (0.99%) Apache
3 1 (0.99%) DNN
3 1 (0.99%) Moodle
3 1 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.95%) GitHub
3 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.98%) npm
3 2 (1.98%) SaaS
4 1 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.99%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.99%) DAB
2 1 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.93%) MySQL
3 5 (4.95%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.97%) GIS
5 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.99%) Big Data
6 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (19.80%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.87%) Subversion
3 12 (11.88%) Bitbucket
3 12 (11.88%) Eclipse
3 12 (11.88%) Gradle
3 12 (11.88%) JUnit
3 12 (11.88%) Maven
3 12 (11.88%) Mockito
4 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio Code
5 2 (1.98%) webpack
6 1 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (13.86%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Marketing
3 4 (3.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (57.43%) HTML
2 55 (54.46%) CSS
3 33 (32.67%) AngularJS
4 32 (31.68%) jQuery
5 31 (30.69%) .NET
5 31 (30.69%) HTML5
6 29 (28.71%) Node.js
7 28 (27.72%) ASP.NET
8 25 (24.75%) CSS3
9 24 (23.76%) React
10 20 (19.80%) React Native
11 17 (16.83%) REST
12 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (14.85%) Web Services
14 14 (13.86%) Spring
15 13 (12.87%) Spring MVC
16 12 (11.88%) SOAP
16 12 (11.88%) Struts
17 10 (9.90%) RESTful
18 9 (8.91%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.92%) Fintech
2 8 (7.92%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (6.93%) User Experience
4 6 (5.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.99%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.99%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.99%) Android
1 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (97.03%) Web Development
2 45 (44.55%) MVC
3 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
5 19 (18.81%) Dependency Injection
5 19 (18.81%) Functional Programming
6 15 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (14.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (13.86%) Web Design
8 13 (12.87%) Microservices
9 12 (11.88%) TDD
10 9 (8.91%) OO
11 8 (7.92%) Test Automation
12 7 (6.93%) ERP
12 7 (6.93%) Manual Testing
13 6 (5.94%) Front End Development
14 5 (4.95%) Digital Marketing
14 5 (4.95%) E-Commerce
14 5 (4.95%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 66 (65.35%) JavaScript
2 31 (30.69%) C#
3 16 (15.84%) SQL
4 11 (10.89%) PHP
5 10 (9.90%) Python
6 9 (8.91%) Java
7 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.99%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.99%) Java 8
8 1 (0.99%) Kotlin
8 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.99%) Scala
8 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Degree
2 11 (10.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.99%) MCP
3 1 (0.99%) MCSD
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (4.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.97%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe
3 1 (0.99%) Google
3 1 (0.99%) IBM
3 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.99%) Zend