The median annual salary for a Senior Web Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Web Developer
UK
Rank 588 691 670
Rank change year-on-year +103 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Web Developer 266 259 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 235 217 245
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.06% +5.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Web Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Web Developer in the UK

Senior Web Developer
Top 30 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +123 259 £47,500 -3.06% 31
South East +102 96 £50,000 +11.11% 12
London +57 67 £65,000 +18.18% 8
North West +19 39 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire +62 37 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Manchester - 35 £40,000 - 2
Hampshire +18 20 £45,000 +5.88% 4
West Midlands +40 19 £43,750 -2.77% 4
Oxfordshire +10 17 £50,000 -13.04% 2
South West +29 16 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Windsor - 15 £55,000 -
City of London +56 14 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Birmingham +29 12 £45,000 -5.26% 1
East of England -1 12 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Surrey +37 10 £44,000 -16.19% 1
Guildford - 10 £44,000 -
Bracknell - 9 £57,500 - 1
Stockport - 8 £37,500 -
Southampton +24 7 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Cambridgeshire 0 7 £52,500 +6.59% 1
Slough +27 6 £62,500 +35.13%
Gloucestershire +9 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Oxford +5 6 £58,750 -2.08% 2
Yorkshire +28 5 £44,000 +13.54%
East Sussex +13 5 £37,500 -9.09% 1
Bolton - 5 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire +25 4 £44,000 +13.54%
Hertfordshire +21 4 £47,500 -13.63%
Leeds +14 4 £44,000 +17.33%
Brighton +12 4 £37,500 -9.09%

Senior Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 414 (91.80%) Web Development
2 376 (83.37%) JavaScript
3 325 (72.06%) HTML
4 314 (69.62%) CSS
5 217 (48.12%) .NET
6 211 (46.78%) MVC
7 181 (40.13%) Agile Software Development
8 174 (38.58%) C#
9 171 (37.92%) AngularJS
10 170 (37.69%) ASP.NET
11 164 (36.36%) PHP
12 163 (36.14%) jQuery
13 147 (32.59%) SQL Server
14 144 (31.93%) HTML5
15 104 (23.06%) ASP.NET MVC
16 97 (21.51%) CSS3
17 92 (20.40%) Git (software)
18 90 (19.96%) SQL
19 82 (18.18%) Degree
20 78 (17.29%) Microsoft
21 76 (16.85%) MySQL
22 74 (16.41%) TDD
23 70 (15.52%) Scrum
24 68 (15.08%) OO
25 67 (14.86%) E-Commerce
25 67 (14.86%) Mentoring
26 65 (14.41%) Marketing
27 64 (14.19%) ASP.NET Web API
28 60 (13.30%) Ajax
28 60 (13.30%) Sass

Senior Web Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 46 (10.20%) CMS
2 29 (6.43%) Drupal
3 23 (5.10%) WordPress
4 21 (4.66%) Apache
5 18 (3.99%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (2.66%) ArcGIS
7 9 (2.00%) Apache Solr
7 9 (2.00%) EPiServer
7 9 (2.00%) GeoServer
8 7 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.33%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.11%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.89%) ColdFusion
11 4 (0.89%) Confluence
11 4 (0.89%) IIS
11 4 (0.89%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.44%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (3.10%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.22%) GIMP
4 1 (0.22%) MS Office
4 1 (0.22%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Magento
3 1 (0.22%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.99%) SaaS
4 8 (1.77%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.11%) GitHub
7 4 (0.89%) Heroku
8 3 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.44%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.99%) HTTP
2 9 (2.00%) Internet
3 6 (1.33%) SSH
4 5 (1.11%) Intranet
4 5 (1.11%) SMS
4 5 (1.11%) Value-Added Service
5 4 (0.89%) SSL
6 3 (0.67%) DNS
7 2 (0.44%) Extranet
7 2 (0.44%) Firewall
8 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (32.59%) SQL Server
2 76 (16.85%) MySQL
3 28 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (3.55%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.66%) QGIS
7 12 (2.66%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (2.44%) Redis
9 10 (2.22%) NoSQL
10 9 (2.00%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.33%) Big Data
12 5 (1.11%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.44%) SimpleDB
13 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.22%) DTS
14 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 92 (20.40%) Git (software)
2 44 (9.76%) Visual Studio
3 31 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (4.66%) Jenkins
4 21 (4.66%) TeamCity
5 19 (4.21%) Grunt
6 18 (3.99%) gulp
7 15 (3.33%) NUnit
8 13 (2.88%) JIRA
9 12 (2.66%) Mocha
9 12 (2.66%) Subversion
10 11 (2.44%) NCover
10 11 (2.44%) Selenium
11 9 (2.00%) Jasmine
12 8 (1.77%) webpack
13 7 (1.55%) Karma Test Runner
14 6 (1.33%) Maven
14 6 (1.33%) Mercurial
15 5 (1.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 5 (1.11%) ReSharper
General
1 65 (14.41%) Marketing
2 48 (10.64%) Finance
3 19 (4.21%) Advertising
4 18 (3.99%) Games
4 18 (3.99%) Retail
5 6 (1.33%) Music Industry
6 5 (1.11%) Prime Brokerage
7 4 (0.89%) Automotive
8 3 (0.67%) Banking
8 3 (0.67%) German Language
8 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.44%) Electronics
9 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.22%) Avionics
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (72.06%) HTML
2 314 (69.62%) CSS
3 217 (48.12%) .NET
4 171 (37.92%) AngularJS
5 170 (37.69%) ASP.NET
6 163 (36.14%) jQuery
7 144 (31.93%) HTML5
8 104 (23.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 97 (21.51%) CSS3
10 64 (14.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 60 (13.30%) Ajax
11 60 (13.30%) Sass
12 56 (12.42%) Web Services
13 55 (12.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 51 (11.31%) .NET Framework
15 50 (11.09%) LESS
16 48 (10.64%) Node.js
17 46 (10.20%) React
18 44 (9.76%) REST
19 39 (8.65%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 59 (13.08%) User Experience
2 56 (12.42%) Computer Science
3 37 (8.20%) iPad
4 18 (3.99%) Social Media
5 17 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 14 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.33%) Graphic Design
10 5 (1.11%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.11%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.44%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.44%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.44%) Fintech
11 2 (0.44%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.44%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.44%) Online Games
12 1 (0.22%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.20%) Linux
2 41 (9.09%) Windows
3 11 (2.44%) Android
3 11 (2.44%) Unix
4 10 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.77%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (91.80%) Web Development
2 211 (46.78%) MVC
3 181 (40.13%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (16.41%) TDD
5 70 (15.52%) Scrum
6 68 (15.08%) OO
7 67 (14.86%) E-Commerce
7 67 (14.86%) Mentoring
8 58 (12.86%) Responsive Web Design
9 53 (11.75%) Web Design
10 52 (11.53%) Front End Development
11 41 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 37 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (7.76%) SDLC
14 31 (6.87%) Project Management
15 30 (6.65%) SOLID
16 29 (6.43%) BDD
17 26 (5.76%) SEO
18 25 (5.54%) Kanban
18 25 (5.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 376 (83.37%) JavaScript
2 174 (38.58%) C#
3 164 (36.36%) PHP
4 90 (19.96%) SQL
5 34 (7.54%) Java
6 32 (7.10%) VB.NET
7 18 (3.99%) TypeScript
8 16 (3.55%) T-SQL
9 15 (3.33%) Perl
10 13 (2.88%) ES6
11 11 (2.44%) PHP 5
12 10 (2.22%) Python
13 9 (2.00%) C
14 7 (1.55%) PHP 7
14 7 (1.55%) Ruby
14 7 (1.55%) XPath
15 6 (1.33%) VB
16 3 (0.67%) C++
16 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 82 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.55%) QA
2 2 (0.44%) WCAG
3 1 (0.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (3.55%) Docker
2 9 (2.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Ansible
1 1 (0.22%) Grafana
1 1 (0.22%) Graphite
1 1 (0.22%) MOM
1 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 78 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.10%) Zend
3 17 (3.77%) Google
4 16 (3.55%) Oracle
5 8 (1.77%) Sitecore
5 8 (1.77%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.11%) Facebook
7 4 (0.89%) Adobe
8 3 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.67%) Telerik
9 2 (0.44%) ATG
9 2 (0.44%) IBM
9 2 (0.44%) SAP
9 2 (0.44%) Twitter
10 1 (0.22%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.22%) hybris
10 1 (0.22%) Panasonic
10 1 (0.22%) TIBCO
England
Modis
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi, shares, work@home
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
UK
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Competitve package + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chichester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Great Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Lewes
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Vertical Plus
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridgeshire
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago