Period
to 22 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

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

Web Developer
England > South East
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 94 92
Rank change year-on-year -37 -2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 752 901 1,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.48% 3.10% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 3.20% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 697 831 1,240
South East median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +1.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29,397 28,137 36,570
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 96.86% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24,500 23,505 31,170
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in the South East

Web Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in the South East

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in the South East

Web Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Thames Valley -12 331 £44,000 +12.82% 59
Hampshire -43 173 £37,250 -0.67% 31
Berkshire -8 150 £47,500 +26.67% 19
Oxfordshire -20 122 £42,500 +3.03% 24
East Sussex -8 74 £40,000 +6.67% 9
Surrey -45 71 £35,000 -6.67% 13
Buckinghamshire 0 70 £43,500 +17.57% 16
West Sussex -27 53 £40,000 -8.57% 7
Kent +1 41 £30,000 -20.00% 14
Isle of Wight - 8 - - 3
Sussex - 5 £30,000 -
Web Developer
England

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 South East region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 664 (88.30%) Web Development
2 657 (87.37%) JavaScript
3 589 (78.32%) CSS
4 580 (77.13%) HTML
5 340 (45.21%) jQuery
6 328 (43.62%) .NET
7 323 (42.95%) C#
8 304 (40.43%) PHP
9 287 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
10 264 (35.11%) AngularJS
11 245 (32.58%) HTML5
12 233 (30.98%) MVC
13 223 (29.65%) ASP.NET
14 192 (25.53%) SQL Server
15 189 (25.13%) SQL
16 172 (22.87%) CSS3
17 168 (22.34%) MySQL
18 137 (18.22%) Node.js
19 136 (18.09%) Front End Development
20 125 (16.62%) Degree
21 124 (16.49%) React
22 122 (16.22%) Git (software)
23 100 (13.30%) Ajax
24 99 (13.16%) Scrum
25 95 (12.63%) Marketing
25 95 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
26 93 (12.37%) Sass
27 92 (12.23%) CMS
28 91 (12.10%) Web Services
29 90 (11.97%) Computer Science

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 92 (12.23%) CMS
2 90 (11.97%) WordPress
3 47 (6.25%) Apache
4 19 (2.53%) nginx
5 17 (2.26%) EPiServer
6 16 (2.13%) Drupal
7 15 (1.99%) Umbraco
8 14 (1.86%) IIS
9 11 (1.46%) Joomla!
10 10 (1.33%) ExpressionEngine
11 9 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.06%) Confluence
13 7 (0.93%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.80%) NServiceBus
15 4 (0.53%) MODX
16 3 (0.40%) SharePoint
17 1 (0.13%) JBoss
17 1 (0.13%) Liferay
17 1 (0.13%) Orchard CMS
17 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (3.06%) Photoshop
2 19 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.66%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (0.40%) InDesign
5 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (1.99%) Magento
2 5 (0.66%) NetSuite
2 5 (0.66%) Shopify
3 3 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 58 (7.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (3.59%) SaaS
4 25 (3.32%) npm
5 17 (2.26%) GitHub
6 14 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (1.33%) Google Analytics
8 9 (1.20%) Amazon S3
9 8 (1.06%) MailChimp
10 7 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (0.93%) CloudFront
10 7 (0.93%) Route 53
11 6 (0.80%) Yarn
12 4 (0.53%) AdWords
12 4 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.27%) Firebase
13 2 (0.27%) Office 365
14 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.60%) HTTP
2 10 (1.33%) Intranet
3 9 (1.20%) SMS
4 6 (0.80%) DNS
4 6 (0.80%) Extranet
4 6 (0.80%) Internet
5 5 (0.66%) SSL
6 3 (0.40%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.27%) Network Security
8 1 (0.13%) Broadband
8 1 (0.13%) Multicast
8 1 (0.13%) Skype
8 1 (0.13%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 168 (22.34%) MySQL
3 30 (3.99%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.26%) MongoDB
4 17 (2.26%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.20%) Big Data
5 9 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.06%) MariaDB
7 7 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.40%) SSDT
11 2 (0.27%) Geospatial Data
11 2 (0.27%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (0.27%) Redis
11 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.13%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 122 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 64 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 35 (4.65%) Subversion
4 28 (3.72%) gulp
5 22 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (2.26%) Bitbucket
6 17 (2.26%) Jenkins
6 17 (2.26%) webpack
7 13 (1.73%) JIRA
8 12 (1.60%) Maven
8 12 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
9 11 (1.46%) Grunt
9 11 (1.46%) MSBuild
10 9 (1.20%) Jasmine
11 8 (1.06%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.80%) Babel
12 6 (0.80%) Log4Net
12 6 (0.80%) Selenium
13 5 (0.66%) git-flow
13 5 (0.66%) Mocha
General
1 95 (12.63%) Marketing
2 69 (9.18%) Finance
3 33 (4.39%) Retail
4 17 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.46%) Banking
7 7 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.80%) Automotive
9 5 (0.66%) Games
9 5 (0.66%) Legal
9 5 (0.66%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.40%) Advertising
11 2 (0.27%) Electronics
11 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 589 (78.32%) CSS
2 580 (77.13%) HTML
3 340 (45.21%) jQuery
4 328 (43.62%) .NET
5 264 (35.11%) AngularJS
6 245 (32.58%) HTML5
7 223 (29.65%) ASP.NET
8 172 (22.87%) CSS3
9 137 (18.22%) Node.js
10 124 (16.49%) React
11 100 (13.30%) Ajax
12 95 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 93 (12.37%) Sass
14 91 (12.10%) Web Services
15 90 (11.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 72 (9.57%) JSON
17 67 (8.91%) ASP.NET Web API
18 62 (8.24%) .NET Framework
19 61 (8.11%) XML
20 56 (7.45%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 90 (11.97%) Computer Science
2 88 (11.70%) User Experience
3 72 (9.57%) Mobile App
4 51 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (3.32%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (2.93%) Social Media
7 17 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.60%) Fintech
10 10 (1.33%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.20%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.20%) Graphic Design
12 8 (1.06%) Life Science
13 7 (0.93%) Social Network
14 6 (0.80%) Internet of Things
15 5 (0.66%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.66%) e-Learning
15 5 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
15 5 (0.66%) Management Information System
16 4 (0.53%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 68 (9.04%) Linux
2 15 (1.99%) Unix
3 7 (0.93%) Debian
3 7 (0.93%) Ubuntu
3 7 (0.93%) Windows
4 5 (0.66%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.53%) Android
6 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 664 (88.30%) Web Development
2 287 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (30.98%) MVC
4 136 (18.09%) Front End Development
5 99 (13.16%) Scrum
6 79 (10.51%) E-Commerce
7 76 (10.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 58 (7.71%) Software Engineering
9 55 (7.31%) OOP
10 48 (6.38%) Mobile Application Development
10 48 (6.38%) Web Design
11 46 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
12 45 (5.98%) Mathematics
13 42 (5.59%) TDD
14 37 (4.92%) SEO
15 36 (4.79%) Mobile Development
16 34 (4.52%) Mentoring
17 32 (4.26%) OO
18 31 (4.12%) Web Application Development
19 28 (3.72%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 657 (87.37%) JavaScript
2 323 (42.95%) C#
3 304 (40.43%) PHP
4 189 (25.13%) SQL
5 68 (9.04%) Java
6 50 (6.65%) T-SQL
7 33 (4.39%) ES6
8 32 (4.26%) VB.NET
9 31 (4.12%) Python
10 29 (3.86%) TypeScript
11 14 (1.86%) Perl
12 13 (1.73%) Ruby
13 12 (1.60%) C
14 9 (1.20%) C++
14 9 (1.20%) VB
15 8 (1.06%) ES8
15 8 (1.06%) Go
15 8 (1.06%) VB6
15 8 (1.06%) VBScript
16 6 (0.80%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 125 (16.62%) Degree
2 24 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.99%) QA
2 4 (0.53%) GCP
3 3 (0.40%) HL7
4 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.53%) Docker
2 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.13%) Apache Shiro
2 1 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 69 (9.18%) Microsoft
2 61 (8.11%) Zend
3 36 (4.79%) Google
4 22 (2.93%) Oracle
5 17 (2.26%) Xamarin
6 13 (1.73%) Adobe
7 10 (1.33%) Facebook
8 9 (1.20%) Telerik
8 9 (1.20%) WooCommerce
9 8 (1.06%) Apple
10 7 (0.93%) Twitter
11 4 (0.53%) Capita
12 3 (0.40%) Perforce
13 2 (0.27%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.27%) Sencha
14 1 (0.13%) Gigya
14 1 (0.13%) Sitecore