Period
to 19 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

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
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 191 133 93
Rank change year-on-year -58 -40 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 433 764 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.66% 2.49% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 2.57% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 388 709 841
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 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 25,199 29,687 28,447
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.87% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20,576 24,721 23,753
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -

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 19 May 2019.

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 19 May 2019. 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 -72 143 £47,500 +9.20% 28
Hampshire -61 92 £35,500 -4.05% 32
West Sussex +10 72 £47,500 +18.75% 12
Berkshire -37 71 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Surrey +10 62 £40,000 +14.29% 15
East Sussex -7 50 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Oxfordshire -29 42 £50,000 +17.65% 14
Buckinghamshire -24 30 £35,000 -22.22% 9
Kent -17 13 £36,750 +5.00% 26
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 -
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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.

1 369 (85.22%) Web Development
2 367 (84.76%) JavaScript
3 347 (80.14%) CSS
4 339 (78.29%) HTML
5 216 (49.88%) jQuery
6 183 (42.26%) .NET
7 166 (38.34%) C#
8 160 (36.95%) PHP
9 159 (36.72%) ASP.NET
10 148 (34.18%) HTML5
11 135 (31.18%) SQL
12 128 (29.56%) SQL Server
13 125 (28.87%) MVC
14 110 (25.40%) MySQL
15 106 (24.48%) Web Services
16 92 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
17 86 (19.86%) Git (software)
18 81 (18.71%) AngularJS
19 77 (17.78%) Computer Science
20 72 (16.63%) Front End Development
20 72 (16.63%) CSS3
21 70 (16.17%) Degree
22 67 (15.47%) ASP.NET MVC
23 60 (13.86%) OOP
24 58 (13.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 54 (12.47%) Mathematics
26 52 (12.01%) Sass
27 51 (11.78%) Linux
28 48 (11.09%) User Experience
29 46 (10.62%) React

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 41 (9.47%) WordPress
2 36 (8.31%) CMS
3 30 (6.93%) Drupal
4 15 (3.46%) IIS
5 9 (2.08%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.62%) Confluence
7 7 (1.62%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.92%) SilverStripe
8 4 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.69%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.69%) Kentico
10 2 (0.46%) Apache
10 2 (0.46%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.46%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.46%) Moodle
11 1 (0.23%) nginx
Applications
1 35 (8.08%) Photoshop
2 17 (3.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (3.46%) Adobe XD
4 14 (3.23%) Sketch
5 7 (1.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.69%) InDesign
7 2 (0.46%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (2.31%) Magento
2 5 (1.15%) Shopify
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.70%) GitHub
2 25 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.31%) npm
5 8 (1.85%) Google Analytics
5 8 (1.85%) Slack
6 7 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.62%) SaaS
7 5 (1.15%) PaaS
8 2 (0.46%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.46%) Trello
9 1 (0.23%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.85%) SSH
2 7 (1.62%) MQTT
3 5 (1.15%) Internet
3 5 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (0.92%) DNS
5 3 (0.69%) SSL
6 1 (0.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (29.56%) SQL Server
2 110 (25.40%) MySQL
3 25 (5.77%) NoSQL
4 19 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.31%) Redis
8 8 (1.85%) Big Data
8 8 (1.85%) MariaDB
8 8 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (1.62%) RethinkDB
10 5 (1.15%) GIS
11 2 (0.46%) Power BI
11 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 86 (19.86%) Git (software)
2 45 (10.39%) Visual Studio
3 42 (9.70%) Subversion
4 23 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (4.16%) webpack
6 10 (2.31%) JIRA
7 9 (2.08%) gulp
8 8 (1.85%) Bitbucket
8 8 (1.85%) PostCSS
9 7 (1.62%) Dreamweaver
9 7 (1.62%) Grunt
9 7 (1.62%) Jasmine
10 6 (1.39%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.15%) Mocha
11 5 (1.15%) MSBuild
11 5 (1.15%) Selenium
12 4 (0.92%) Ant
13 3 (0.69%) NUnit
13 3 (0.69%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.69%) WiX
General
1 34 (7.85%) Marketing
2 14 (3.23%) Retail
3 12 (2.77%) Finance
4 2 (0.46%) Legal
5 1 (0.23%) Advertising
5 1 (0.23%) Electronics
5 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (80.14%) CSS
2 339 (78.29%) HTML
3 216 (49.88%) jQuery
4 183 (42.26%) .NET
5 159 (36.72%) ASP.NET
6 148 (34.18%) HTML5
7 106 (24.48%) Web Services
8 81 (18.71%) AngularJS
9 72 (16.63%) CSS3
10 67 (15.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 58 (13.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 52 (12.01%) Sass
13 46 (10.62%) JSON
13 46 (10.62%) React
14 45 (10.39%) REST
15 44 (10.16%) .NET Framework
16 40 (9.24%) LESS
17 39 (9.01%) Ajax
18 37 (8.55%) Node.js
18 37 (8.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.09%) User Experience
2 40 (9.24%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (8.08%) Mobile App
4 16 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.54%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.62%) Fintech
8 4 (0.92%) FMCG
8 4 (0.92%) Graphic Design
8 4 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.46%) EPoS
9 2 (0.46%) Marketing Technology
9 2 (0.46%) W3C
10 1 (0.23%) Animation
10 1 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.23%) LIMS
10 1 (0.23%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.23%) Robotics
10 1 (0.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 51 (11.78%) Linux
2 22 (5.08%) Debian
2 22 (5.08%) Windows
3 3 (0.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.46%) ThreadX
4 2 (0.46%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.23%) Android
5 1 (0.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (85.22%) Web Development
2 125 (28.87%) MVC
3 92 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (17.78%) Computer Science
5 72 (16.63%) Front End Development
6 60 (13.86%) OOP
7 54 (12.47%) Mathematics
8 43 (9.93%) Scrum
9 37 (8.55%) Problem-Solving
10 32 (7.39%) Responsive Web Design
11 29 (6.70%) Software Engineering
11 29 (6.70%) TDD
12 27 (6.24%) Mentoring
12 27 (6.24%) Mobile Development
12 27 (6.24%) Unit Testing
12 27 (6.24%) Web Design
13 25 (5.77%) Project Management
14 23 (5.31%) OO
15 22 (5.08%) Analytics
16 19 (4.39%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 367 (84.76%) JavaScript
2 166 (38.34%) C#
3 160 (36.95%) PHP
4 135 (31.18%) SQL
5 24 (5.54%) Java
5 24 (5.54%) VB.NET
6 23 (5.31%) TypeScript
7 17 (3.93%) Python
8 13 (3.00%) T-SQL
9 12 (2.77%) ES6
9 12 (2.77%) VBScript
10 8 (1.85%) ES7
11 6 (1.39%) C++
11 6 (1.39%) PHP 5
12 2 (0.46%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.46%) Lua
12 2 (0.46%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.23%) Java 8
13 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 70 (16.17%) Degree
2 24 (5.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.92%) HND
5 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.46%) QA
2 5 (1.15%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (3.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.62%) Plesk
2 5 (1.15%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.92%) Ansible
4 1 (0.23%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 33 (7.62%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.54%) Adobe
3 15 (3.46%) Google
4 9 (2.08%) WooCommerce
5 8 (1.85%) Zend
6 6 (1.39%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.39%) Twitter
7 3 (0.69%) HubSpot
7 3 (0.69%) Oracle
7 3 (0.69%) Telerik
7 3 (0.69%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.46%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (0.46%) QNX
9 1 (0.23%) Optimizely