Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Web Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Web Developer
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1131 1122 1204
Rank change year-on-year -9 +82 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Web Developer 58 97 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.052% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.054% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 53 86 105
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £43,438 £40,625 £33,545
90th Percentile £72,500 £83,750 £62,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Lead Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Web Developer in the UK

Lead Web Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Lead Web Developer in the UK

Lead Web Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Web Developer over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Web Developer in the UK

Lead Web Developer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Web Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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
England +14 53 £55,000 - 6
UK excluding London +22 40 £55,000 +15.79% 5
South East +44 20 £55,000 +10.00%
London -30 18 £67,500 +12.50% 1
North of England +9 12 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Yorkshire +15 7 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Scotland -22 5 £42,500 -10.53%
North West -16 3 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Midlands +7 2 £34,500 -40.00% 2
West Midlands +3 2 £34,500 -40.00% 1
North East -2 2 £44,375 +5.81%
South West - 1 £45,000 -

Lead Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Lead 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 featuring Lead Web Developer in the job title.

1 57 (98.28%) Web Development
2 43 (74.14%) JavaScript
2 43 (74.14%) CSS
3 41 (70.69%) HTML
4 35 (60.34%) AngularJS
5 27 (46.55%) MVC
6 26 (44.83%) .NET
7 24 (41.38%) jQuery
7 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (37.93%) C#
9 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
10 18 (31.03%) HTML5
11 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET
12 14 (24.14%) PHP
13 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
13 12 (20.69%) User Experience
14 11 (18.97%) Node.js
14 11 (18.97%) LESS
14 11 (18.97%) React
14 11 (18.97%) Scrum
14 11 (18.97%) MySQL
14 11 (18.97%) JSON
15 10 (17.24%) Ajax
15 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
15 10 (17.24%) OO
15 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
15 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 9 (15.52%) Coaching
16 9 (15.52%) Python

Lead Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (8.62%) CMS
1 5 (8.62%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.45%) Confluence
3 2 (3.45%) Content Management Server
3 2 (3.45%) Drupal
3 2 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.45%) WordPress
4 1 (1.72%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Magento
1 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (3.45%) Firebase
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) npm
3 1 (1.72%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) Intranet
2 2 (3.45%) SMS
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.97%) MySQL
3 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.45%) JIRA
4 2 (3.45%) Subversion
5 1 (1.72%) Ant
5 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.72%) Bower
5 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.72%) Grunt
5 1 (1.72%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.72%) webpack
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Front Office
3 2 (3.45%) Legal
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Economy
4 1 (1.72%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (74.14%) CSS
2 41 (70.69%) HTML
3 35 (60.34%) AngularJS
4 26 (44.83%) .NET
5 24 (41.38%) jQuery
6 18 (31.03%) HTML5
7 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET
8 11 (18.97%) JSON
8 11 (18.97%) LESS
8 11 (18.97%) Node.js
8 11 (18.97%) React
9 10 (17.24%) Ajax
9 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
10 8 (13.79%) REST
11 7 (12.07%) Sass
12 6 (10.34%) Backbone.js
12 6 (10.34%) CSS3
12 6 (10.34%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) User Experience
2 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.72%) Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (98.28%) Web Development
2 27 (46.55%) MVC
3 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.97%) Scrum
5 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 10 (17.24%) OO
6 9 (15.52%) Coaching
6 9 (15.52%) TDD
7 8 (13.79%) Open Source
7 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.34%) Front End Development
8 6 (10.34%) SDLC
9 5 (8.62%) B2B
9 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.62%) Mobile Development
10 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.17%) OOD
11 3 (5.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 43 (74.14%) JavaScript
2 22 (37.93%) C#
3 14 (24.14%) PHP
4 9 (15.52%) Python
5 8 (13.79%) Ruby
5 8 (13.79%) SQL
5 8 (13.79%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.90%) C
7 3 (5.17%) ES6
7 3 (5.17%) Java
7 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.72%) hybris
3 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.72%) SAP
3 1 (1.72%) WooCommerce