Period
to 23 October 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 23 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 113 127
Rank change year-on-year -33 +14 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 627 833 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.15% 2.87% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.96% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 553 792 947
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,250 £56,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +1.32%

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 28,086 28,103 34,132
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.71% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23,339 23,444 28,680
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,680 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 23 October 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 23 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
Thames Valley -13 252 £43,000 +1.18% 50
Hampshire -68 116 £40,000 +3.90% 21
Berkshire -36 101 £50,000 +17.65% 21
Surrey +19 90 £37,500 -11.76% 24
Oxfordshire -18 84 £36,000 -15.29% 21
East Sussex -36 74 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Buckinghamshire +35 67 £42,500 +6.25% 8
West Sussex -18 62 £40,000 +17.65% 6
Kent -26 27 £29,500 -34.44% 23
Isle of Wight -2 6 - -
Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 578 (92.19%) Web Development
2 536 (85.49%) JavaScript
3 480 (76.56%) CSS
4 479 (76.40%) HTML
5 255 (40.67%) .NET
6 248 (39.55%) PHP
7 246 (39.23%) C#
8 236 (37.64%) jQuery
9 234 (37.32%) AngularJS
10 203 (32.38%) HTML5
11 197 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
12 193 (30.78%) MVC
13 168 (26.79%) Git (software)
14 158 (25.20%) ASP.NET
15 151 (24.08%) MySQL
16 133 (21.21%) SQL Server
17 130 (20.73%) CSS3
18 126 (20.10%) User Experience
19 114 (18.18%) SQL
20 110 (17.54%) Front End Development
21 102 (16.27%) Node.js
22 98 (15.63%) Sass
22 98 (15.63%) Web Services
23 90 (14.35%) Ajax
23 90 (14.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 87 (13.88%) Degree
25 83 (13.24%) Computer Science
26 82 (13.08%) Laravel
27 81 (12.92%) React
28 79 (12.60%) OOP

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 72 (11.48%) CMS
2 60 (9.57%) WordPress
3 25 (3.99%) Umbraco
4 20 (3.19%) Drupal
5 19 (3.03%) Apache
5 19 (3.03%) IIS
6 15 (2.39%) Confluence
6 15 (2.39%) nginx
7 14 (2.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.12%) ExpressionEngine
10 5 (0.80%) Liferay
11 4 (0.64%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.64%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.64%) Kentico
12 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.16%) MODX
Applications
1 31 (4.94%) Photoshop
2 13 (2.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (3.03%) Magento
2 7 (1.12%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.48%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.48%) Shopify
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 58 (9.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (7.66%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (7.02%) SaaS
4 18 (2.87%) npm
5 16 (2.55%) GitHub
6 13 (2.07%) Serverless
7 12 (1.91%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (0.96%) DigitalOcean
8 6 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.96%) MailChimp
9 5 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.64%) PaaS
11 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.48%) Yarn
12 2 (0.32%) Office 365
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.87%) HTTP
2 17 (2.71%) Skype
3 9 (1.44%) Internet
3 9 (1.44%) SMS
4 5 (0.80%) Firewall
5 3 (0.48%) DNS
5 3 (0.48%) SSL
6 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (24.08%) MySQL
2 133 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 27 (4.31%) NoSQL
4 23 (3.67%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.51%) Redis
6 18 (2.87%) MongoDB
7 11 (1.75%) MariaDB
8 5 (0.80%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.48%) Big Data
10 3 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.48%) DB2
10 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.32%) Power BI
12 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 168 (26.79%) Git (software)
2 56 (8.93%) gulp
3 53 (8.45%) Visual Studio
4 39 (6.22%) JIRA
5 36 (5.74%) webpack
6 32 (5.10%) Grunt
7 29 (4.63%) Subversion
8 25 (3.99%) TeamCity
9 20 (3.19%) Babel
10 18 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (2.71%) Jasmine
12 14 (2.23%) Bitbucket
12 14 (2.23%) PHPUnit
13 11 (1.75%) MSBuild
13 11 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (1.44%) Selenium
15 8 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 8 (1.28%) Jenkins
16 6 (0.96%) Mocha
17 5 (0.80%) Cucumber
General
1 50 (7.97%) Finance
2 43 (6.86%) Marketing
3 33 (5.26%) Retail
4 19 (3.03%) Games
5 16 (2.55%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.28%) Automotive
7 7 (1.12%) Banking
7 7 (1.12%) Publishing
8 6 (0.96%) Hindi Language
8 6 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.96%) Punjabi Language
8 6 (0.96%) Urdu Language
9 5 (0.80%) Electronics
9 5 (0.80%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.32%) Legal
10 2 (0.32%) Local Government
11 1 (0.16%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 480 (76.56%) CSS
2 479 (76.40%) HTML
3 255 (40.67%) .NET
4 236 (37.64%) jQuery
5 234 (37.32%) AngularJS
6 203 (32.38%) HTML5
7 158 (25.20%) ASP.NET
8 130 (20.73%) CSS3
9 102 (16.27%) Node.js
10 98 (15.63%) Sass
10 98 (15.63%) Web Services
11 90 (14.35%) Ajax
11 90 (14.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 82 (13.08%) Laravel
13 81 (12.92%) React
14 76 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
15 75 (11.96%) REST
16 62 (9.89%) .NET Framework
16 62 (9.89%) JSON
17 54 (8.61%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 126 (20.10%) User Experience
2 83 (13.24%) Computer Science
3 66 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
4 33 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 24 (3.83%) Fintech
6 17 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (2.23%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.91%) Social Media
9 12 (1.91%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.59%) Life Science
11 9 (1.44%) e-Learning
12 8 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.80%) iPad
14 4 (0.64%) Animation
14 4 (0.64%) Graphic Design
15 3 (0.48%) Driving Licence
15 3 (0.48%) FMCG
15 3 (0.48%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 53 (8.45%) Linux
2 11 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 10 (1.59%) Android
3 10 (1.59%) Windows
4 5 (0.80%) Amazon Linux
4 5 (0.80%) Mac OS X
4 5 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.48%) Unix
6 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 578 (92.19%) Web Development
2 197 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (30.78%) MVC
4 110 (17.54%) Front End Development
5 79 (12.60%) OOP
6 70 (11.16%) TDD
7 69 (11.00%) OO
7 69 (11.00%) Scrum
8 64 (10.21%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (9.73%) Responsive Web Design
10 52 (8.29%) E-Commerce
11 51 (8.13%) Web Design
12 40 (6.38%) Mathematics
12 40 (6.38%) Mentoring
12 40 (6.38%) Software Engineering
13 37 (5.90%) Test Automation
14 36 (5.74%) Wireframes
15 35 (5.58%) Kanban
16 32 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
17 29 (4.63%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 536 (85.49%) JavaScript
2 248 (39.55%) PHP
3 246 (39.23%) C#
4 114 (18.18%) SQL
5 62 (9.89%) Java
6 42 (6.70%) TypeScript
7 38 (6.06%) ES6
8 34 (5.42%) VB.NET
9 21 (3.35%) Python
10 20 (3.19%) C++
11 19 (3.03%) T-SQL
12 18 (2.87%) Perl
13 13 (2.07%) ES8
14 10 (1.59%) C
14 10 (1.59%) PHP 5
15 6 (0.96%) Apple Swift
15 6 (0.96%) Go
16 5 (0.80%) Scala
17 4 (0.64%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (13.88%) Degree
2 37 (5.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.96%) DBS Check
4 3 (0.48%) HND
4 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.32%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.12%) QA
2 6 (0.96%) GDPR
2 6 (0.96%) SLA
3 3 (0.48%) HL7
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (2.39%) Docker
2 4 (0.64%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) Ansible
1 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.16%) Proxmox
1 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 71 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (3.67%) Oracle
2 23 (3.67%) Zend
3 22 (3.51%) Adobe
4 15 (2.39%) Google
4 15 (2.39%) Sitecore
4 15 (2.39%) Telerik
5 8 (1.28%) Apple
6 7 (1.12%) Facebook
6 7 (1.12%) WooCommerce
7 6 (0.96%) Perforce
7 6 (0.96%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.64%) OutSystems
9 3 (0.48%) Twitter
10 2 (0.32%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.16%) Appcelerator
11 1 (0.16%) Panasonic
11 1 (0.16%) SAP
11 1 (0.16%) Sencha