Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 100 110
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 299 353 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.91% 3.24% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 3.34% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 259 329 341
South West median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,611
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.36% +4.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10021 10579 11485
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 96.97% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8298 8927 9726
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in the South West

Web Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in the South West

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in the South West

Web Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Dorset -3 98 £30,000 -25.00% 11
Bristol -42 77 £43,750 +16.67% 3
Somerset +34 44 £36,000 +30.91% 7
Gloucestershire +20 35 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Wiltshire -6 30 £38,500 +10.00%
Devon -24 7 £31,750 -2.31%
Cornwall +3 6 £50,000 +122.22%
Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Web Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 275 (91.97%) Web Development
2 257 (85.95%) JavaScript
3 219 (73.24%) HTML
4 210 (70.23%) CSS
5 128 (42.81%) PHP
6 120 (40.13%) MVC
7 113 (37.79%) .NET
8 111 (37.12%) C#
9 110 (36.79%) SQL
10 90 (30.10%) jQuery
11 81 (27.09%) Git (software)
11 81 (27.09%) ASP.NET
12 79 (26.42%) MySQL
13 73 (24.41%) SQL Server
13 73 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
14 56 (18.73%) HTML5
15 51 (17.06%) LAMP
15 51 (17.06%) OOP
16 50 (16.72%) Sass
17 49 (16.39%) AngularJS
18 45 (15.05%) Linux
19 44 (14.72%) Finance
20 42 (14.05%) CMS
21 41 (13.71%) User Experience
22 39 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
23 36 (12.04%) Java
23 36 (12.04%) CSS3
24 35 (11.71%) Web Services
24 35 (11.71%) Microsoft
24 35 (11.71%) Marketing

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 42 (14.05%) CMS
2 34 (11.37%) Apache
3 27 (9.03%) Umbraco
4 26 (8.70%) WordPress
5 16 (5.35%) EPiServer
6 14 (4.68%) Drupal
6 14 (4.68%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (3.01%) Sitefinity
8 8 (2.68%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.01%) IIS
9 6 (2.01%) nginx
10 4 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.34%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.00%) Kentico
12 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.67%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.67%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (6.69%) Magento
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.36%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.34%) SaaS
4 6 (2.01%) GitHub
5 5 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.00%) npm
7 2 (0.67%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.67%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.67%) Heroku
7 2 (0.67%) Slack
7 2 (0.67%) Yarn
8 1 (0.33%) IaaS
8 1 (0.33%) Office 365
8 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.68%) Network Security
2 9 (3.01%) Internet
3 5 (1.67%) Intranet
4 3 (1.00%) DNS
4 3 (1.00%) SMTP
5 1 (0.33%) Firewall
5 1 (0.33%) HTTP
5 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (26.42%) MySQL
2 73 (24.41%) SQL Server
3 15 (5.02%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.34%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.34%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.00%) MariaDB
6 3 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.67%) Redis
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.67%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 81 (27.09%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.01%) Grunt
2 12 (4.01%) Subversion
3 11 (3.68%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.01%) gulp
5 7 (2.34%) webpack
6 5 (1.67%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.34%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.00%) Axure RP
8 3 (1.00%) NCover
8 3 (1.00%) NUnit
8 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.67%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.67%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.67%) XMLUnit
10 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.33%) JIRA
10 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 44 (14.72%) Finance
2 35 (11.71%) Marketing
3 15 (5.02%) Retail
3 15 (5.02%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.35%) Electronics
4 13 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.34%) Banking
5 7 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.67%) Games
7 2 (0.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (73.24%) HTML
2 210 (70.23%) CSS
3 113 (37.79%) .NET
4 90 (30.10%) jQuery
5 81 (27.09%) ASP.NET
6 56 (18.73%) HTML5
7 51 (17.06%) LAMP
8 50 (16.72%) Sass
9 49 (16.39%) AngularJS
10 39 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (12.04%) CSS3
12 35 (11.71%) Web Services
13 31 (10.37%) RESTful
14 29 (9.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 27 (9.03%) React
16 25 (8.36%) REST
16 25 (8.36%) XML
17 24 (8.03%) LESS
18 23 (7.69%) Laravel
19 21 (7.02%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.71%) User Experience
2 31 (10.37%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (6.69%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.34%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.67%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.00%) W3C
8 2 (0.67%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (0.67%) Social Media
8 2 (0.67%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.33%) Animation
9 1 (0.33%) Arduino
9 1 (0.33%) BBC
9 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.33%) Clustering
9 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.33%) Fintech
9 1 (0.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.05%) Linux
2 22 (7.36%) Windows
3 21 (7.02%) Apple iOS
4 20 (6.69%) Android
5 3 (1.00%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.33%) Debian
6 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (91.97%) Web Development
2 120 (40.13%) MVC
3 73 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (17.06%) OOP
5 32 (10.70%) Software Engineering
6 30 (10.03%) Scrum
7 29 (9.70%) SEO
8 26 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
8 26 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 25 (8.36%) Front End Development
10 20 (6.69%) Refactoring
11 19 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (6.35%) SDLC
12 17 (5.69%) OO
12 17 (5.69%) Unit Testing
13 16 (5.35%) Content Management
13 16 (5.35%) TDD
13 16 (5.35%) Web Application Development
14 13 (4.35%) Programme Management
14 13 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 257 (85.95%) JavaScript
2 128 (42.81%) PHP
3 111 (37.12%) C#
4 110 (36.79%) SQL
5 36 (12.04%) Java
6 23 (7.69%) Ruby
7 15 (5.02%) VB.NET
8 14 (4.68%) Python
9 10 (3.34%) ES6
10 9 (3.01%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.34%) ECMAScript
11 4 (1.34%) PHP 5
12 3 (1.00%) C
12 3 (1.00%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.00%) VB
13 2 (0.67%) PHP 7
13 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.67%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.33%) Go
14 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (9.70%) Degree
2 10 (3.34%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.34%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.34%) QA
2 3 (1.00%) WCAG
3 2 (0.67%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (2.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.68%) Ansible
2 5 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.67%) Puppet
3 2 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 35 (11.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.69%) Sitecore
3 15 (5.02%) Zend
4 13 (4.35%) SAP
5 10 (3.34%) Adobe
6 8 (2.68%) Google
7 5 (1.67%) Oracle
8 3 (1.00%) Telerik
8 3 (1.00%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.67%) Mercator