Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 83 119
Rank change year-on-year -58 +36 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 87 147 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.54% 2.83% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 2.95% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 66 111 110
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,925
90th Percentile £44,375 £48,750 £47,500
UK median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33% +4.17%

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 5432 4977 6111
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 95.95% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3483 3096 3930
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -46 44 £35,000 -6.67% 8
Glasgow -58 21 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Dundee - 13 £31,250 - 2
Fife - 3 - - 2
Aberdeen -4 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Web Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 78 (89.66%) Web Development
2 71 (81.61%) JavaScript
3 63 (72.41%) HTML
4 56 (64.37%) CSS
5 41 (47.13%) AngularJS
6 40 (45.98%) HTML5
7 32 (36.78%) C#
8 31 (35.63%) .NET
9 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (29.89%) PHP
10 26 (29.89%) MVC
11 25 (28.74%) jQuery
11 25 (28.74%) CSS3
12 23 (26.44%) React
13 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET
14 18 (20.69%) CMS
15 17 (19.54%) Ruby
15 17 (19.54%) Ruby on Rails
16 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (17.24%) Python
18 14 (16.09%) SQL
18 14 (16.09%) Java
18 14 (16.09%) Django
19 13 (14.94%) Umbraco
20 12 (13.79%) MySQL
20 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
20 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
20 12 (13.79%) User Experience
21 11 (12.64%) Node.js
21 11 (12.64%) WordPress

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 18 (20.69%) CMS
2 13 (14.94%) Umbraco
3 11 (12.64%) WordPress
4 9 (10.34%) Drupal
5 8 (9.20%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (4.60%) Apache
6 4 (4.60%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.30%) Content Management Server
7 2 (2.30%) Moodle
7 2 (2.30%) nginx
8 1 (1.15%) ColdFusion
8 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.15%) InDesign
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.60%) GitHub
3 3 (3.45%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.45%) SaaS
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.30%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.15%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.15%) Heroku
5 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) SSL
2 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) MySQL
1 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.15%) GIS
6 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.60%) Subversion
3 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.30%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.30%) Grunt
4 2 (2.30%) gulp
4 2 (2.30%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.15%) JSUnit
5 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (9.20%) Finance
1 8 (9.20%) Games
2 4 (4.60%) Advertising
3 2 (2.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (72.41%) HTML
2 56 (64.37%) CSS
3 41 (47.13%) AngularJS
4 40 (45.98%) HTML5
5 31 (35.63%) .NET
6 25 (28.74%) CSS3
6 25 (28.74%) jQuery
7 23 (26.44%) React
8 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET
9 17 (19.54%) Ruby on Rails
10 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (16.09%) Django
12 11 (12.64%) Node.js
13 10 (11.49%) JSON
14 6 (6.90%) Backbone.js
14 6 (6.90%) Laravel
14 6 (6.90%) LESS
14 6 (6.90%) Sass
14 6 (6.90%) Symfony
15 5 (5.75%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) User Experience
2 11 (12.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) e-Learning
3 4 (4.60%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.30%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.30%) VLE
5 2 (2.30%) Xbox
6 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.49%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.45%) Android
4 2 (2.30%) Windows
5 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (89.66%) Web Development
2 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.89%) MVC
4 9 (10.34%) Front End Development
5 8 (9.20%) OO
6 7 (8.05%) Scrum
7 6 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (5.75%) Analytics
8 5 (5.75%) B2B
8 5 (5.75%) Open Source
9 4 (4.60%) SDLC
9 4 (4.60%) Web Design
10 3 (3.45%) Creative Thinking
10 3 (3.45%) SEO
10 3 (3.45%) TDD
11 2 (2.30%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.30%) Project Management
11 2 (2.30%) Time Management
11 2 (2.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (81.61%) JavaScript
2 32 (36.78%) C#
3 26 (29.89%) PHP
4 17 (19.54%) Ruby
5 15 (17.24%) Python
6 14 (16.09%) Java
6 14 (16.09%) SQL
7 4 (4.60%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.15%) C++
8 1 (1.15%) ES6
8 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.15%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) Sitecore
3 5 (5.75%) Adobe
4 3 (3.45%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.15%) Google
6 1 (1.15%) Ogone
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle
6 1 (1.15%) PayPal