Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Web Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

Senior Web Engineer
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1147 1112 1220
Rank change year-on-year -35 +108 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Web Engineer 32 76 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.043% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.044% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 24 62 41
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,750 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +19.57% -8.00% -2.44%

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 167,103 171,058 200,204
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.47% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,605 142,472 167,445
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,738
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.85% +1.64%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Senior Web Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Web Engineer in the UK

Senior Web Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Web Engineer in the UK

Senior Web Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Web Engineer over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Web Engineer in the UK

Senior Web Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Web Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 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
England -29 31 £55,000 - 10
London -20 21 £55,000 -15.38% 5
UK excluding London -16 11 £55,000 +19.57% 5
South West -9 4 £85,000 +70.00%
Midlands - 3 £37,500 - 4
West Midlands - 2 £37,500 - 3
South East +34 1 £75,000 +114.55% 1
East of England +7 1 £55,000 -
North East -13 1 £40,000 +32.23%
North of England -14 1 £40,000 -13.04%
Scotland -36 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Senior Web Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) MVC
3 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (37.50%) HTML
5 11 (34.38%) HTML5
6 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (31.25%) Java
7 9 (28.13%) C#
7 9 (28.13%) Finance
7 9 (28.13%) Web Development
8 8 (25.00%) Scrum
8 8 (25.00%) CSS
8 8 (25.00%) DevOps
8 8 (25.00%) React
9 7 (21.88%) User Experience
9 7 (21.88%) CSS3
9 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
9 7 (21.88%) OO
9 7 (21.88%) .NET
9 7 (21.88%) SQL
9 7 (21.88%) CMS
9 7 (21.88%) TDD
9 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Python
10 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
10 6 (18.75%) BDD
11 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
11 5 (15.63%) HTML5 Canvas
11 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design

Senior Web Engineer 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 7 (21.88%) CMS
2 5 (15.63%) Apache
2 5 (15.63%) Apache Spark
3 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.25%) Couchbase
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Grunt
1 4 (12.50%) gulp
1 4 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 4 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (12.50%) Mocha
1 4 (12.50%) Protractor
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
1 4 (12.50%) Sinon.JS
1 4 (12.50%) webpack
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Games
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Electronics
4 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.25%) Advertising
5 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 11 (34.38%) HTML5
3 8 (25.00%) CSS
3 8 (25.00%) React
4 7 (21.88%) .NET
4 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
4 7 (21.88%) CSS3
5 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 5 (15.63%) Angular 2
6 5 (15.63%) HTML5 Canvas
6 5 (15.63%) J2EE
6 5 (15.63%) Spring
6 5 (15.63%) Spring MVC
6 5 (15.63%) Struts
6 5 (15.63%) SVG
7 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (12.50%) Chai
7 4 (12.50%) Gherkin
7 4 (12.50%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) User Experience
2 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 4 (12.50%) Online Gambling
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.13%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) CentOS
2 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) MVC
2 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (28.13%) Web Development
5 8 (25.00%) DevOps
5 8 (25.00%) Scrum
6 7 (21.88%) OO
6 7 (21.88%) TDD
6 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
7 6 (18.75%) BDD
8 5 (15.63%) Mobile First
8 5 (15.63%) OOP
8 5 (15.63%) Progressive Enhancement
8 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (15.63%) SOA
8 5 (15.63%) SOLID
8 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
9 4 (12.50%) Complexity Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) C#
4 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 6 (18.75%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) PHP 7
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Graphite
1 2 (6.25%) Nagios
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe
3 2 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) hybris
4 1 (3.13%) Xamarin