Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Web Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Senior Web Developer
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 776 763 732
Rank change year-on-year -13 -31 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Web Developer 450 498 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 413 452 597
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +11.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
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%

Senior Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Web Developer in the UK

Senior Web Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Web Developer in the UK

Senior Web Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Web Developer over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Web Developer in the UK

Senior Web Developer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Web Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +16 434 £50,000 +5.26% 37
UK excluding London -21 325 £45,000 - 30
London +20 116 £55,000 - 9
South East -18 111 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Midlands +71 74 £42,500 +2.41% 10
North of England +34 71 £40,000 -5.88% 8
West Midlands +39 56 £42,500 +3.03% 6
South West +3 35 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Yorkshire +50 33 £40,000 +11.11% 2
East of England +14 27 £51,250 -10.87% 2
North West -13 26 £42,500 -5.56% 6
East Midlands +51 18 £52,500 +26.51% 4
North East +15 12 £40,000 -
Scotland -36 7 £40,000 -11.11% 2

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Web Developer in the job title.

1 396 (88.00%) Web Development
2 369 (82.00%) JavaScript
3 312 (69.33%) HTML
4 303 (67.33%) CSS
5 234 (52.00%) .NET
6 206 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
7 204 (45.33%) C#
8 191 (42.44%) MVC
9 189 (42.00%) ASP.NET
10 188 (41.78%) AngularJS
11 157 (34.89%) HTML5
11 157 (34.89%) SQL Server
12 150 (33.33%) jQuery
13 128 (28.44%) PHP
14 112 (24.89%) SQL
15 111 (24.67%) Ajax
16 92 (20.44%) CSS3
16 92 (20.44%) Front End Development
17 90 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 86 (19.11%) Git (software)
19 78 (17.33%) Web Services
20 76 (16.89%) MySQL
21 72 (16.00%) OO
22 69 (15.33%) Test Automation
23 67 (14.89%) Microsoft
24 65 (14.44%) CMS
24 65 (14.44%) Java
24 65 (14.44%) TDD
25 61 (13.56%) XML
26 60 (13.33%) Scrum

Senior 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 65 (14.44%) CMS
2 40 (8.89%) Umbraco
3 34 (7.56%) Drupal
4 25 (5.56%) Apache
5 22 (4.89%) IIS
6 21 (4.67%) WordPress
7 14 (3.11%) EPiServer
7 14 (3.11%) Tomcat
8 13 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (2.67%) NServiceBus
10 10 (2.22%) Apache Solr
11 8 (1.78%) nginx
12 5 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.89%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.67%) Kentico
14 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.44%) GeoServer
15 2 (0.44%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 23 (5.11%) Photoshop
2 20 (4.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (2.00%) Magento
2 4 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.22%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (4.22%) GitHub
4 14 (3.11%) npm
5 11 (2.44%) Amazon S3
6 10 (2.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 10 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (2.22%) CloudFront
6 10 (2.22%) SaaS
6 10 (2.22%) Serverless
7 7 (1.56%) Google App Engine
7 7 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (1.33%) Google Analytics
9 5 (1.11%) Sage Pay
10 4 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.44%) Slack
11 2 (0.44%) Yarn
12 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.89%) HTTP
2 12 (2.67%) Internet
3 11 (2.44%) Intranet
4 6 (1.33%) AMQP
4 6 (1.33%) SMS
5 4 (0.89%) DNS
6 3 (0.67%) SMTP
7 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.22%) Firewall
8 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.22%) SSL
8 1 (0.22%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (34.89%) SQL Server
2 76 (16.89%) MySQL
3 31 (6.89%) NoSQL
4 21 (4.67%) MongoDB
5 18 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (2.89%) Big Data
8 12 (2.67%) SSDT
9 10 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.22%) RDBMS
10 9 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.11%) Redis
12 4 (0.89%) KDB
12 4 (0.89%) Kdb+
12 4 (0.89%) Sybase ASE
13 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.44%) GIS
14 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 86 (19.11%) Git (software)
2 48 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (6.89%) Visual Studio
4 26 (5.78%) gulp
5 23 (5.11%) Jenkins
6 20 (4.44%) NUnit
6 20 (4.44%) Selenium
6 20 (4.44%) Subversion
7 14 (3.11%) Grunt
7 14 (3.11%) Karma Test Runner
8 13 (2.89%) JIRA
8 13 (2.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (2.89%) Protractor
9 11 (2.44%) Mocha
9 11 (2.44%) webpack
10 9 (2.00%) PHPUnit
10 9 (2.00%) TeamCity
10 9 (2.00%) Vagrant
10 9 (2.00%) Xdebug
11 7 (1.56%) JUnit
General
1 54 (12.00%) Finance
2 31 (6.89%) Marketing
3 19 (4.22%) Retail
4 13 (2.89%) Banking
5 9 (2.00%) Games
5 9 (2.00%) Publishing
6 8 (1.78%) Advertising
7 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.44%) Automotive
8 2 (0.44%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Local Government
9 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.22%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (69.33%) HTML
2 303 (67.33%) CSS
3 234 (52.00%) .NET
4 189 (42.00%) ASP.NET
5 188 (41.78%) AngularJS
6 157 (34.89%) HTML5
7 150 (33.33%) jQuery
8 111 (24.67%) Ajax
9 92 (20.44%) CSS3
10 90 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 78 (17.33%) Web Services
12 61 (13.56%) XML
13 54 (12.00%) .NET Framework
14 50 (11.11%) React
15 48 (10.67%) Node.js
15 48 (10.67%) Sass
16 47 (10.44%) ASP.NET Web API
16 47 (10.44%) REST
17 43 (9.56%) LAMP
18 42 (9.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 57 (12.67%) User Experience
2 39 (8.67%) Computer Science
3 26 (5.78%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (4.89%) Social Media
5 18 (4.00%) Fintech
6 17 (3.78%) Mobile App
7 15 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.44%) W3C
9 9 (2.00%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.78%) iPad
11 7 (1.56%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.56%) Replication
12 6 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.89%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.89%) Social Network
13 4 (0.89%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.67%) Online Games
15 2 (0.44%) Blog
15 2 (0.44%) Graphic Design
15 2 (0.44%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.33%) Linux
2 14 (3.11%) Windows
3 11 (2.44%) Unix
4 7 (1.56%) Android
5 3 (0.67%) Debian
6 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.44%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (88.00%) Web Development
2 206 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (42.44%) MVC
4 92 (20.44%) Front End Development
5 72 (16.00%) OO
6 69 (15.33%) Test Automation
7 65 (14.44%) TDD
8 60 (13.33%) Scrum
9 57 (12.67%) Mentoring
10 47 (10.44%) Unit Testing
11 46 (10.22%) OOP
12 41 (9.11%) Responsive Web Design
13 37 (8.22%) Project Management
14 36 (8.00%) API Integration
15 33 (7.33%) E-Commerce
16 31 (6.89%) BDD
17 30 (6.67%) Microservices
18 28 (6.22%) OOD
18 28 (6.22%) SOLID
19 27 (6.00%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 369 (82.00%) JavaScript
2 204 (45.33%) C#
3 128 (28.44%) PHP
4 112 (24.89%) SQL
5 65 (14.44%) Java
6 27 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 14 (3.11%) Python
7 14 (3.11%) VB.NET
8 10 (2.22%) Ruby
9 9 (2.00%) ES6
9 9 (2.00%) PHP 7
9 9 (2.00%) TypeScript
9 9 (2.00%) VB
10 8 (1.78%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.56%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.33%) Go
13 5 (1.11%) C
14 2 (0.44%) ECMAScript
14 2 (0.44%) Perl
14 2 (0.44%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 46 (10.22%) Degree
2 17 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.67%) MCP
3 12 (2.67%) MCPD
3 12 (2.67%) PhD
4 7 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.44%) QA
2 10 (2.22%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (3.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.56%) Capistrano
1 7 (1.56%) Kubernetes
1 7 (1.56%) Puppet
2 2 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 67 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.78%) Adobe
3 20 (4.44%) Google
4 19 (4.22%) Oracle
5 12 (2.67%) hybris
6 8 (1.78%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.56%) Percona
8 4 (0.89%) Sage
8 4 (0.89%) Sybase
8 4 (0.89%) WorldPay
9 2 (0.44%) Capita
9 2 (0.44%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.22%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.22%) Cognos
10 1 (0.22%) Demandware
10 1 (0.22%) PayPal
10 1 (0.22%) SAP
10 1 (0.22%) Twitter
10 1 (0.22%) VMware
10 1 (0.22%) Zend