Period
to 21 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Web Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Web Application Development over the 6 months to 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Application Development
UK
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 510 301 303
Rank change year-on-year -209 +2 -138
Permanent jobs citing Web Application Development 393 1,091 1,598
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 1.00% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.09% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 346 970 1,474
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,175 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76% +23.53%
75th Percentile £97,500 £68,750 £68,750
90th Percentile £112,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +11.76%

Web Application Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 77,918 100,125 137,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.49% 92.21% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 59,778 80,427 108,739
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Web Application Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Web Application Development in the UK

Web Application Development
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Application Development.

Salary trend for Web Application Development in the UK

Web Application Development
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Application Development over the 6 months to 21 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Web Application Development in the UK

Web Application Development
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the UK over the 6 months to 21 April 2021. 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 -197 365 £65,000 +30.00% 61
London -133 207 £85,000 +54.55% 22
Work from Home -107 193 £75,000 +50.00% 23
UK excluding London -115 175 £55,000 +22.22% 45
North of England -5 76 £60,000 +33.33% 10
Yorkshire +24 62 £60,000 +41.18% 5
South East +17 55 £55,000 +18.92% 11
Scotland -34 17 £52,250 -0.48% 2
North West -5 14 £45,000 - 5
South West -55 10 £36,000 -15.29% 11
East of England +32 6 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Northern Ireland +9 6 - -
Midlands -8 4 £40,000 -5.88% 5
West Midlands -4 3 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Wales +22 1 £43,500 +8.75% 4
East Midlands -4 1 £52,500 +23.53% 1

For the 6 months to 21 April 2021, IT jobs citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 298 (75.83%) JavaScript
2 280 (71.25%) Agile Software Development
3 211 (53.69%) .NET
4 209 (53.18%) Python
5 187 (47.58%) Software Engineering
6 172 (43.77%) React
7 171 (43.51%) AWS
8 169 (43.00%) Azure
9 165 (41.98%) Web Services
10 157 (39.95%) Finance
11 151 (38.42%) GCP
12 149 (37.91%) Serverless
12 149 (37.91%) Asset Management
13 144 (36.64%) Progressive Web App
13 144 (36.64%) React Native
14 114 (29.01%) C#
15 102 (25.95%) AngularJS
16 100 (25.45%) SQL
17 99 (25.19%) CSS
18 92 (23.41%) HTML
19 81 (20.61%) Docker
20 80 (20.36%) DevOps
20 80 (20.36%) Java
21 69 (17.56%) TypeScript
21 69 (17.56%) Open Source
22 68 (17.30%) Analytics
22 68 (17.30%) Problem-Solving
23 64 (16.28%) MySQL
24 63 (16.03%) Blog
24 63 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server

Web Application Development
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 18 (4.58%) CMS
1 18 (4.58%) IIS
2 11 (2.80%) EPiServer
2 11 (2.80%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (2.29%) Kentico
4 8 (2.04%) Apache
4 8 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.27%) Confluence
6 4 (1.02%) Headless CMS
6 4 (1.02%) nginx
6 4 (1.02%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.02%) WordPress
7 2 (0.51%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.51%) Drupal
7 2 (0.51%) WildFly
8 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.25%) JBoss
8 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Sketch
1 1 (0.25%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 7 (1.78%) Shopify
2 3 (0.76%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.51%) Magento
3 2 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.25%) Maximo
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 171 (43.51%) AWS
2 169 (43.00%) Azure
3 151 (38.42%) GCP
4 149 (37.91%) Serverless
5 56 (14.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 51 (12.98%) Datadog
6 51 (12.98%) Pulumi
7 15 (3.82%) GitHub
8 8 (2.04%) Power Platform
8 8 (2.04%) SaaS
9 4 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (1.02%) Lucidchart
9 4 (1.02%) npm
10 3 (0.76%) Akamai
10 3 (0.76%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.76%) Trello
11 2 (0.51%) Asana
11 2 (0.51%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.51%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.53%) Firewall
1 6 (1.53%) Internet
1 6 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (0.76%) HTTP
2 3 (0.76%) Skype
3 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.25%) LAN
4 1 (0.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.25%) SSL
4 1 (0.25%) VLAN
4 1 (0.25%) WAN
4 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (16.28%) MySQL
2 59 (15.01%) PostgreSQL
3 56 (14.25%) Redis
4 55 (13.99%) Azure SQL Database
5 54 (13.74%) MongoDB
6 51 (12.98%) MariaDB
7 45 (11.45%) SQL Server
8 12 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (2.80%) NoSQL
10 9 (2.29%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (2.04%) Power BI
12 7 (1.78%) SQL Server 2016
12 7 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.53%) CouchDB
14 5 (1.27%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 2 (0.51%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 63 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (14.25%) Jenkins
3 54 (13.74%) Git (software)
4 22 (5.60%) Visual Studio
5 11 (2.80%) JIRA
6 9 (2.29%) webpack
7 7 (1.78%) SpecFlow
7 7 (1.78%) Subversion
8 6 (1.53%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.53%) IntelliJ
9 5 (1.27%) CircleCI
9 5 (1.27%) Maven
9 5 (1.27%) Postman
9 5 (1.27%) Selenium
9 5 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (1.02%) Grunt
10 4 (1.02%) gulp
11 3 (0.76%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.76%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.76%) PostCSS
General
1 157 (39.95%) Finance
2 18 (4.58%) Marketing
3 13 (3.31%) Public Sector
4 10 (2.54%) Retail
5 8 (2.04%) Publishing
6 7 (1.78%) Banking
7 6 (1.53%) Local Government
8 4 (1.02%) Games
9 2 (0.51%) Advertising
9 2 (0.51%) Law
9 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 258 (65.65%) Developer
2 160 (40.71%) Software Engineer
3 148 (37.66%) React Developer
4 144 (36.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 54 (13.74%) DevOps Engineer
6 51 (12.98%) Azure DevOps
6 51 (12.98%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 51 (12.98%) Azure Engineer
7 31 (7.89%) .NET Developer
8 25 (6.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 21 (5.34%) Senior Developer
10 20 (5.09%) Full Stack Developer
11 19 (4.83%) C# Developer
12 18 (4.58%) Web Developer
13 15 (3.82%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (3.82%) HTML Developer
14 12 (3.05%) HTML CSS Developer
15 11 (2.80%) Senior .NET Developer
15 11 (2.80%) Software Developer
16 10 (2.54%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (53.69%) .NET
2 172 (43.77%) React
3 165 (41.98%) Web Services
4 144 (36.64%) React Native
5 102 (25.95%) AngularJS
6 99 (25.19%) CSS
7 92 (23.41%) HTML
8 39 (9.92%) HTML5
9 33 (8.40%) ASP.NET
10 32 (8.14%) CSS3
11 28 (7.12%) jQuery
11 28 (7.12%) Node.js
12 27 (6.87%) .NET Core
13 20 (5.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (4.58%) Sass
15 16 (4.07%) .NET Framework
15 16 (4.07%) RESTful
16 14 (3.56%) REST
17 13 (3.31%) SOAP
18 12 (3.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (16.03%) Blog
2 58 (14.76%) User Experience
3 51 (12.98%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (2.04%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.02%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.76%) Life Science
9 2 (0.51%) Acoustics
9 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.51%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.51%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.51%) Fibre Optics
9 2 (0.51%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (0.51%) PKI
10 1 (0.25%) Clustering
10 1 (0.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.60%) Windows
2 16 (4.07%) Windows Server
3 11 (2.80%) Linux
4 6 (1.53%) Android
4 6 (1.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (71.25%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (47.58%) Software Engineering
3 149 (37.91%) Asset Management
4 144 (36.64%) Progressive Web App
5 80 (20.36%) DevOps
6 69 (17.56%) Open Source
7 68 (17.30%) Analytics
7 68 (17.30%) Problem-Solving
8 53 (13.49%) Configuration Management
8 53 (13.49%) Infrastructure as Code
9 46 (11.70%) Web Development
10 36 (9.16%) MVC
11 35 (8.91%) Front End Development
12 31 (7.89%) Unit Testing
13 30 (7.63%) TDD
14 27 (6.87%) Mentoring
14 27 (6.87%) Scrum
15 26 (6.62%) Computer Science
16 24 (6.11%) SEO
17 22 (5.60%) OO
Programming Languages
1 298 (75.83%) JavaScript
2 209 (53.18%) Python
3 114 (29.01%) C#
4 100 (25.45%) SQL
5 80 (20.36%) Java
6 69 (17.56%) TypeScript
7 60 (15.27%) PHP
8 56 (14.25%) PowerShell
9 52 (13.23%) Go
9 52 (13.23%) Ruby
10 51 (12.98%) Bash Shell
10 51 (12.98%) Groovy
11 9 (2.29%) ES6
12 6 (1.53%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.76%) C++
14 2 (0.51%) C
14 2 (0.51%) Scala
14 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (7.89%) Degree
2 10 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.56%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (20.61%) Docker
2 3 (0.76%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 63 (16.03%) Terraform
2 60 (15.27%) Kubernetes
3 55 (13.99%) Ansible
4 51 (12.98%) Grafana
4 51 (12.98%) Opscode Chef
4 51 (12.98%) Prometheus
4 51 (12.98%) Puppet
5 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (12.98%) New Relic
1 51 (12.98%) SaltStack
2 41 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.31%) Google
4 11 (2.80%) Sitecore
5 9 (2.29%) Oracle
6 8 (2.04%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.27%) Mercator
7 5 (1.27%) VMware
8 4 (1.02%) Autodesk
8 4 (1.02%) HubSpot
8 4 (1.02%) Xero
9 2 (0.51%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.51%) IBM
9 2 (0.51%) SAP
9 2 (0.51%) WooCommerce
10 1 (0.25%) Cisco
10 1 (0.25%) Dell
10 1 (0.25%) HP
10 1 (0.25%) NetApp