Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 116 125
Rank change year-on-year -38 +9 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 565 859 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.01% 2.77% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 2.86% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 499 814 863
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,775 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +1.30% +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 27,018 30,033 32,635
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 96.68% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22,323 25,039 27,309
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -30 239 £45,000 +5.88% 45
Berkshire -36 112 £51,333 +14.07% 10
Hampshire -46 106 £40,000 +14.29% 10
Surrey +30 79 £40,000 +6.67% 13
Oxfordshire -11 77 £40,000 -5.88% 22
East Sussex -21 66 £40,000 -11.11% 5
West Sussex -23 63 £38,750 +10.71% 6
Buckinghamshire +17 50 £42,500 -4.49% 13
Kent -35 12 £33,500 -16.25% 23
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 520 (92.04%) Web Development
2 488 (86.37%) JavaScript
3 419 (74.16%) CSS
4 412 (72.92%) HTML
5 240 (42.48%) .NET
6 226 (40.00%) jQuery
7 225 (39.82%) C#
8 203 (35.93%) PHP
9 175 (30.97%) AngularJS
10 173 (30.62%) HTML5
11 164 (29.03%) ASP.NET
11 164 (29.03%) MVC
12 162 (28.67%) SQL Server
13 160 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
14 157 (27.79%) Git (software)
15 129 (22.83%) MySQL
16 108 (19.12%) Web Services
17 103 (18.23%) Front End Development
18 102 (18.05%) User Experience
19 100 (17.70%) CSS3
20 98 (17.35%) Node.js
21 94 (16.64%) Sass
22 91 (16.11%) SQL
23 89 (15.75%) REST
24 81 (14.34%) ASP.NET MVC
25 79 (13.98%) React
26 76 (13.45%) Ajax
27 74 (13.10%) Degree
28 69 (12.21%) Greenfield Project
29 68 (12.04%) 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 60 (10.62%) CMS
2 44 (7.79%) WordPress
3 25 (4.42%) IIS
4 19 (3.36%) Drupal
5 18 (3.19%) Umbraco
6 17 (3.01%) Apache
6 17 (3.01%) Confluence
6 17 (3.01%) Sitecore CMS
7 15 (2.65%) nginx
8 12 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.88%) Liferay
10 3 (0.53%) Kentico
11 2 (0.35%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.35%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.18%) SilverStripe
12 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (4.42%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.35%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 16 (2.83%) Magento
2 6 (1.06%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 56 (9.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (6.55%) SaaS
3 17 (3.01%) npm
4 14 (2.48%) GitHub
5 10 (1.77%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (1.77%) Serverless
6 9 (1.59%) PaaS
7 6 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (1.06%) Yarn
8 5 (0.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.88%) DigitalOcean
8 5 (0.88%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.35%) Trello
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.30%) Skype
2 12 (2.12%) HTTP
3 7 (1.24%) Internet
4 5 (0.88%) Firewall
4 5 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.71%) MQTT
5 4 (0.71%) SMS
6 3 (0.53%) Intranet
6 3 (0.53%) SSL
7 2 (0.35%) DNS
8 1 (0.18%) FTP
8 1 (0.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (28.67%) SQL Server
2 129 (22.83%) MySQL
3 29 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 25 (4.42%) Redis
5 24 (4.25%) MongoDB
6 17 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.12%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.77%) MariaDB
9 9 (1.59%) Big Data
10 6 (1.06%) GIS
11 5 (0.88%) Amazon Aurora
11 5 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.88%) DB2
11 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.71%) RethinkDB
13 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.35%) Power BI
15 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 157 (27.79%) Git (software)
2 50 (8.85%) Visual Studio
3 47 (8.32%) gulp
4 40 (7.08%) JIRA
5 38 (6.73%) webpack
6 34 (6.02%) Grunt
7 28 (4.96%) TeamCity
8 25 (4.42%) Subversion
9 23 (4.07%) Babel
9 23 (4.07%) Jasmine
10 18 (3.19%) Selenium
11 16 (2.83%) MSBuild
12 14 (2.48%) PHPUnit
13 13 (2.30%) Mocha
14 11 (1.95%) Bitbucket
14 11 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
16 6 (1.06%) Jenkins
16 6 (1.06%) PostCSS
17 5 (0.88%) Xcode
General
1 42 (7.43%) Finance
2 30 (5.31%) Marketing
3 28 (4.96%) Retail
4 12 (2.12%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.95%) Games
6 6 (1.06%) Publishing
7 5 (0.88%) Hindi Language
7 5 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (0.88%) Punjabi Language
7 5 (0.88%) Urdu Language
8 4 (0.71%) Banking
9 3 (0.53%) Advertising
9 3 (0.53%) Legal
10 2 (0.35%) Electronics
10 2 (0.35%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (74.16%) CSS
2 412 (72.92%) HTML
3 240 (42.48%) .NET
4 226 (40.00%) jQuery
5 175 (30.97%) AngularJS
6 173 (30.62%) HTML5
7 164 (29.03%) ASP.NET
8 108 (19.12%) Web Services
9 100 (17.70%) CSS3
10 98 (17.35%) Node.js
11 94 (16.64%) Sass
12 89 (15.75%) REST
13 81 (14.34%) ASP.NET MVC
14 79 (13.98%) React
15 76 (13.45%) Ajax
16 67 (11.86%) Laravel
17 66 (11.68%) JSON
18 61 (10.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 60 (10.62%) LESS
20 55 (9.73%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 102 (18.05%) User Experience
2 69 (12.21%) Greenfield Project
3 39 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 26 (4.60%) Fintech
5 17 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (1.95%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.59%) Social Media
9 8 (1.42%) FMCG
10 7 (1.24%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.06%) Animation
11 6 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.88%) e-Learning
12 5 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.88%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.88%) Life Science
13 4 (0.71%) Xbox
14 3 (0.53%) iPad
15 2 (0.35%) Augmented Reality
15 2 (0.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (7.96%) Linux
2 20 (3.54%) Windows
3 14 (2.48%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.95%) Android
5 5 (0.88%) Amazon Linux
5 5 (0.88%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (92.04%) Web Development
2 164 (29.03%) MVC
3 160 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (18.23%) Front End Development
5 68 (12.04%) Computer Science
6 67 (11.86%) Scrum
7 64 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (11.33%) TDD
8 57 (10.09%) Responsive Web Design
9 56 (9.91%) OOP
10 55 (9.73%) OO
11 40 (7.08%) Web Design
12 39 (6.90%) Mentoring
13 36 (6.37%) Software Engineering
14 34 (6.02%) API Development
15 33 (5.84%) E-Commerce
16 32 (5.66%) Test Automation
17 31 (5.49%) BDD
18 30 (5.31%) Mathematics
19 29 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 488 (86.37%) JavaScript
2 225 (39.82%) C#
3 203 (35.93%) PHP
4 91 (16.11%) SQL
5 48 (8.50%) TypeScript
6 41 (7.26%) Java
7 36 (6.37%) VB.NET
8 29 (5.13%) ES6
9 23 (4.07%) T-SQL
10 18 (3.19%) Python
11 11 (1.95%) C++
12 9 (1.59%) Perl
12 9 (1.59%) PHP 5
13 8 (1.42%) C
14 7 (1.24%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.06%) ES8
16 5 (0.88%) VBScript
17 3 (0.53%) Delphi
17 3 (0.53%) XPath
18 2 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (13.10%) Degree
2 34 (6.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.88%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.88%) GDPR
1 5 (0.88%) SLA
2 4 (0.71%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (3.72%) Docker
2 4 (0.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (0.71%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.18%) Ansible
2 1 (0.18%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 19 (3.36%) Sitecore
3 18 (3.19%) Adobe
4 15 (2.65%) Oracle
5 12 (2.12%) Telerik
5 12 (2.12%) Zend
6 8 (1.42%) Google
7 4 (0.71%) WooCommerce
7 4 (0.71%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.35%) Facebook
8 2 (0.35%) Perforce
9 1 (0.18%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.18%) Cadence
9 1 (0.18%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 1 (0.18%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.18%) Peoplefluent
9 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.18%) SAP
9 1 (0.18%) Sencha
9 1 (0.18%) Twitter