Period
to 18 August 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 18 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 90 109
Rank change year-on-year -53 +19 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 666 954 1,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.24% 3.25% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 3.36% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 585 897 1,090
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.30% +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 28,856 28,375 35,956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 96.71% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23,942 23,746 30,444
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
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 18 August 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 18 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
Thames Valley -31 282 £42,500 +1.80% 59
Hampshire -62 120 £40,000 +6.67% 17
Oxfordshire -22 110 £41,000 -3.53% 28
Berkshire -52 99 £47,500 +15.15% 19
Surrey -1 92 £40,000 -3.61% 8
Buckinghamshire +19 77 £42,500 +13.33% 12
East Sussex -30 72 £40,000 -11.11% 5
West Sussex -16 64 £40,000 +6.67% 11
Kent -39 27 £30,000 -29.41% 19
Isle of Wight -3 9 - -
Sussex - 2 £30,000 -
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 610 (91.59%) Web Development
2 571 (85.74%) JavaScript
3 541 (81.23%) HTML
4 536 (80.48%) CSS
5 282 (42.34%) .NET
6 281 (42.19%) jQuery
7 269 (40.39%) PHP
8 264 (39.64%) C#
9 254 (38.14%) HTML5
10 241 (36.19%) AngularJS
11 231 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
12 204 (30.63%) MVC
13 175 (26.28%) Git (software)
14 172 (25.83%) ASP.NET
15 155 (23.27%) CSS3
16 154 (23.12%) MySQL
17 132 (19.82%) SQL Server
18 126 (18.92%) SQL
19 122 (18.32%) Front End Development
20 121 (18.17%) User Experience
21 111 (16.67%) Node.js
22 104 (15.62%) Web Services
23 102 (15.32%) Degree
24 101 (15.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 98 (14.71%) React
25 98 (14.71%) Ajax
26 90 (13.51%) Computer Science
27 89 (13.36%) ASP.NET MVC
28 87 (13.06%) Scrum
29 86 (12.91%) Sass

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 81 (12.16%) CMS
2 69 (10.36%) WordPress
3 30 (4.50%) Umbraco
4 23 (3.45%) Apache
5 20 (3.00%) Drupal
6 17 (2.55%) Confluence
6 17 (2.55%) IIS
7 14 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (1.95%) nginx
9 12 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (1.65%) ExpressionEngine
11 8 (1.20%) Joomla!
12 6 (0.90%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.60%) Liferay
13 4 (0.60%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.45%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.30%) Kentico
15 2 (0.30%) MODX
Applications
1 28 (4.20%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.30%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 12 (1.80%) Magento
2 7 (1.05%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.75%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.45%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 59 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (4.95%) SaaS
4 23 (3.45%) npm
5 14 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.50%) Serverless
7 9 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (1.35%) MailChimp
8 8 (1.20%) GitHub
8 8 (1.20%) Google Analytics
9 7 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.90%) DigitalOcean
11 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.30%) Office 365
12 1 (0.15%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.00%) HTTP
2 13 (1.95%) Skype
3 10 (1.50%) SMS
4 9 (1.35%) Internet
5 7 (1.05%) Intranet
6 6 (0.90%) DNS
6 6 (0.90%) Extranet
7 5 (0.75%) SSL
8 2 (0.30%) Firewall
9 1 (0.15%) Multicast
9 1 (0.15%) Unicast
9 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (23.12%) MySQL
2 132 (19.82%) SQL Server
3 31 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 25 (3.75%) NoSQL
5 16 (2.40%) MongoDB
6 14 (2.10%) Redis
7 11 (1.65%) MariaDB
8 8 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.30%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.30%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.15%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.15%) Big Data
11 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.15%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 175 (26.28%) Git (software)
2 58 (8.71%) Visual Studio
3 52 (7.81%) gulp
4 35 (5.26%) Subversion
5 30 (4.50%) JIRA
6 25 (3.75%) Grunt
6 25 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (3.45%) TeamCity
8 18 (2.70%) webpack
9 13 (1.95%) Bitbucket
10 11 (1.65%) MSBuild
10 11 (1.65%) PHPUnit
11 10 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
12 9 (1.35%) Jasmine
12 9 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (1.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 8 (1.20%) Jenkins
14 7 (1.05%) Babel
14 7 (1.05%) git-flow
15 5 (0.75%) NUnit
General
1 67 (10.06%) Finance
2 63 (9.46%) Marketing
3 37 (5.56%) Retail
4 18 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.80%) Games
6 9 (1.35%) Automotive
6 9 (1.35%) Banking
7 7 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.90%) Hindi Language
8 6 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.90%) Punjabi Language
8 6 (0.90%) Urdu Language
9 4 (0.60%) Electronics
9 4 (0.60%) Publishing
10 3 (0.45%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.30%) Legal
11 2 (0.30%) Local Government
11 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 541 (81.23%) HTML
2 536 (80.48%) CSS
3 282 (42.34%) .NET
4 281 (42.19%) jQuery
5 254 (38.14%) HTML5
6 241 (36.19%) AngularJS
7 172 (25.83%) ASP.NET
8 155 (23.27%) CSS3
9 111 (16.67%) Node.js
10 104 (15.62%) Web Services
11 101 (15.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 98 (14.71%) Ajax
12 98 (14.71%) React
13 89 (13.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 86 (12.91%) Sass
15 73 (10.96%) JSON
16 70 (10.51%) Laravel
17 61 (9.16%) .NET Framework
18 55 (8.26%) REST
19 50 (7.51%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 121 (18.17%) User Experience
2 90 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 66 (9.91%) Greenfield Project
4 42 (6.31%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.90%) Fintech
6 18 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (2.25%) Algorithms
8 13 (1.95%) Life Science
9 11 (1.65%) e-Learning
10 9 (1.35%) Driving Licence
10 9 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.35%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.05%) Social Media
12 6 (0.90%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.90%) iPad
13 5 (0.75%) Internet of Things
13 5 (0.75%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 61 (9.16%) Linux
2 9 (1.35%) Unix
3 7 (1.05%) Android
3 7 (1.05%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.90%) Windows
5 5 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.15%) CentOS
7 1 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (91.59%) Web Development
2 231 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (30.63%) MVC
4 122 (18.32%) Front End Development
5 87 (13.06%) Scrum
6 75 (11.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 72 (10.81%) OOP
7 72 (10.81%) Web Design
8 62 (9.31%) OO
9 61 (9.16%) TDD
10 56 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
11 54 (8.11%) E-Commerce
12 50 (7.51%) Mathematics
13 42 (6.31%) Mentoring
14 37 (5.56%) Software Engineering
15 34 (5.11%) Kanban
15 34 (5.11%) Wireframes
16 33 (4.95%) Test Automation
17 29 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
18 25 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 571 (85.74%) JavaScript
2 269 (40.39%) PHP
3 264 (39.64%) C#
4 126 (18.92%) SQL
5 64 (9.61%) Java
6 35 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 33 (4.95%) TypeScript
8 31 (4.65%) ES6
9 24 (3.60%) Perl
9 24 (3.60%) Python
10 17 (2.55%) ES8
10 17 (2.55%) T-SQL
11 16 (2.40%) C++
12 10 (1.50%) Go
13 9 (1.35%) C
14 7 (1.05%) PHP 5
15 6 (0.90%) Ruby
16 5 (0.75%) Scala
17 3 (0.45%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 102 (15.32%) Degree
2 37 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.45%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.30%) HND
5 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.65%) QA
2 6 (0.90%) GDPR
2 6 (0.90%) SLA
3 4 (0.60%) GCP
4 3 (0.45%) HL7
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (2.25%) Docker
2 4 (0.60%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.15%) Ansible
2 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.15%) Proxmox
2 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 62 (9.31%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.95%) Zend
3 31 (4.65%) Google
4 27 (4.05%) Oracle
5 18 (2.70%) Adobe
6 13 (1.95%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.65%) Telerik
8 9 (1.35%) Apple
9 8 (1.20%) OutSystems
9 8 (1.20%) WooCommerce
9 8 (1.20%) Xamarin
10 7 (1.05%) Facebook
11 6 (0.90%) Perforce
11 6 (0.90%) Twitter
12 4 (0.60%) Capita
13 2 (0.30%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.15%) Appcelerator
14 1 (0.15%) PayPal
14 1 (0.15%) Peoplefluent