Period
to 28 March 2020

The median annual salary for a Web Applications Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

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

Web Application Developer
UK
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 847 912 861
Rank change year-on-year +65 -51 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 132 188 355
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 122 157 331
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £35,250 £36,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -

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 113,301 142,173 169,977
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.40% 95.95% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 90,811 113,523 139,618
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

Web Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Applications Developer in the UK

Web Applications Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Applications Developer.

Salary trend for Web Applications Developer in the UK

Web Applications Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Applications Developer over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Web Applications Developer in the UK

Web Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 28 March 2020. 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
UK excluding London +83 113 £47,500 +5.56% 27
England +30 106 £47,500 - 27
South East +50 57 £47,500 - 10
London +84 16 £67,500 +22.73% 3
Midlands +20 14 £45,000 -5.26% 8
North of England +80 11 £43,250 +8.13% 2
Northern Ireland +22 11 £60,000 +9.09%
Scotland - 10 £37,500 - 3
Yorkshire +40 8 £43,000 +7.50%
South West +38 8 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands -3 8 £45,000 -5.26% 3
West Midlands +41 6 £43,750 +15.13% 5
Work from Home +7 6 £43,500 +8.75% 6
North West +50 2 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Wales -7 2 £57,500 +43.75%
North East +2 1 £43,500 +33.85% 1

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, Web Applications Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Web Applications Developer in the job title.

1 104 (78.79%) JavaScript
2 100 (75.76%) .NET
3 98 (74.24%) C#
4 85 (64.39%) ASP.NET
5 72 (54.55%) CSS
6 67 (50.76%) HTML
7 52 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (37.12%) MVC
9 47 (35.61%) jQuery
10 37 (28.03%) AngularJS
10 37 (28.03%) SQL Server
11 35 (26.52%) Azure
12 34 (25.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 33 (25.00%) SQL
13 33 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (17.42%) DevOps
15 22 (16.67%) React
16 19 (14.39%) Microsoft
17 18 (13.64%) Git (software)
18 16 (12.12%) Computer Science
18 16 (12.12%) Mentoring
18 16 (12.12%) REST
18 16 (12.12%) Fintech
19 15 (11.36%) Degree
19 15 (11.36%) Scrum
20 14 (10.61%) Finance
21 13 (9.85%) Front End Development
21 13 (9.85%) User Experience
21 13 (9.85%) Docker
22 11 (8.33%) Python

Web Applications 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 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 6 (4.55%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.03%) Mendix
3 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) S-PLUS
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) OpenText MBPM
1 4 (3.03%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 35 (26.52%) Azure
2 9 (6.82%) AWS
3 4 (3.03%) Power Platform
3 4 (3.03%) PowerApps
4 3 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.27%) Azure Functions
4 3 (2.27%) Office 365
4 3 (2.27%) PaaS
4 3 (2.27%) Serverless
5 1 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.76%) GitHub
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.27%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (1.52%) MySQL
4 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.79%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.52%) Subversion
6 1 (0.76%) GitLab
6 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (10.61%) Finance
2 2 (1.52%) Banking
2 2 (1.52%) Retail
3 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (75.76%) .NET
2 85 (64.39%) ASP.NET
3 72 (54.55%) CSS
4 67 (50.76%) HTML
5 47 (35.61%) jQuery
6 37 (28.03%) AngularJS
7 34 (25.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 33 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (16.67%) React
10 16 (12.12%) REST
11 10 (7.58%) .NET Framework
11 10 (7.58%) CSS3
12 9 (6.82%) Ajax
12 9 (6.82%) Node.js
12 9 (6.82%) Sass
12 9 (6.82%) WebSockets
13 8 (6.06%) Angular 2
13 8 (6.06%) HTML5
14 7 (5.30%) Web Services
14 7 (5.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) User Experience
2 11 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.58%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (6.82%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.03%) Equities
6 3 (2.27%) NHS
7 2 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.55%) Android
2 5 (3.79%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.79%) Linux
2 5 (3.79%) Unix
3 3 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (37.12%) MVC
3 23 (17.42%) DevOps
4 16 (12.12%) Computer Science
4 16 (12.12%) Fintech
4 16 (12.12%) Mentoring
5 15 (11.36%) Scrum
6 13 (9.85%) Front End Development
7 11 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 10 (7.58%) Web Development
9 9 (6.82%) Mathematics
9 9 (6.82%) Mobile Development
9 9 (6.82%) Physics
9 9 (6.82%) Project Management
10 8 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.55%) Insurtech
11 6 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (3.79%) Machine Learning
12 5 (3.79%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 104 (78.79%) JavaScript
2 98 (74.24%) C#
3 33 (25.00%) SQL
4 11 (8.33%) Python
4 11 (8.33%) TypeScript
5 10 (7.58%) Java
6 8 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.79%) PHP
8 4 (3.03%) C++
9 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.52%) Go
11 1 (0.76%) Clojure
11 1 (0.76%) Elixir
11 1 (0.76%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (11.36%) Degree
2 9 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.85%) Docker
2 3 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (14.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.03%) OpenText
2 4 (3.03%) Oracle
2 4 (3.03%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.76%) OutSystems
3 1 (0.76%) Sage