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to

The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £45,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

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

Web Developer
UK
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 496 304 280
Rank change year-on-year -192 -24 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 1,067 965 1,080
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 1.05% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.13% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 554 698 961
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.38% -11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £69,625 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - - +4.90%

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 151,982 85,295 87,912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.53% 92.50% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82,544 65,076 71,375
10th Percentile £32,456 £31,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in the UK

Web Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in the UK

Web Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Developer over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in the UK

Web Developer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -182 912 £47,472 +18.68% 165
UK excluding London -148 581 £40,000 - 107
Work from Home -144 533 £47,500 +18.75% 92
London -119 365 £60,000 +14.29% 66
South East -114 175 £40,000 - 11
North of England -113 148 £40,000 - 44
Midlands -95 97 £48,750 +30.00% 20
East of England -52 81 £40,000 -6.98% 11
Yorkshire -63 75 £40,000 +6.67% 22
North West -89 62 £40,000 -11.11% 19
West Midlands -88 49 £46,223 +23.26% 12
East Midlands -31 48 £55,000 +83.33% 8
South West -65 34 £46,250 +15.63% 13
Scotland -75 33 £40,617 +1.54% 3
Northern Ireland -11 12 £31,250 -13.79% 3
North East -9 11 £40,000 +73.91% 3
Wales -58 1 £35,000 -1.62% 2

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, Web Developer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 984 (92.22%) Web Development
2 763 (71.51%) JavaScript
3 718 (67.29%) CSS
4 653 (61.20%) HTML
5 451 (42.27%) Agile
6 402 (37.68%) React
7 381 (35.71%) .NET
8 351 (32.90%) AngularJS
9 322 (30.18%) PHP
10 319 (29.90%) C#
11 298 (27.93%) Git (software)
12 261 (24.46%) HTML5
13 258 (24.18%) Social Skills
14 242 (22.68%) User Experience
15 230 (21.56%) jQuery
16 228 (21.37%) Full Stack Development
17 221 (20.71%) Sass
18 217 (20.34%) ASP.NET
19 212 (19.87%) Vue.js
20 204 (19.12%) TypeScript
21 203 (19.03%) MVC
22 202 (18.93%) Azure
23 195 (18.28%) MySQL
24 194 (18.18%) Node.js
25 183 (17.15%) SQL Server
26 180 (16.87%) CSS3
27 175 (16.40%) CMS
28 173 (16.21%) SQL
29 168 (15.75%) DevOps
30 150 (14.06%) REST

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
1 175 (16.40%) CMS
2 96 (9.00%) WordPress
3 38 (3.56%) Drupal
4 33 (3.09%) Apache
5 31 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (2.16%) Umbraco
7 18 (1.69%) Moodle
7 18 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 16 (1.50%) Confluence
8 16 (1.50%) Ethereum
9 15 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
10 14 (1.31%) nginx
11 13 (1.22%) IIS
12 11 (1.03%) ColdFusion
13 10 (0.94%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.75%) Headless CMS
15 6 (0.56%) MetaMask
16 5 (0.47%) PrestaShop
17 4 (0.37%) Joomla!
17 4 (0.37%) Tornado
Applications
1 34 (3.19%) Sketch
2 25 (2.34%) InVision
2 25 (2.34%) OmniGraffle
3 15 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (0.75%) Maya
5 6 (0.56%) Maple
5 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.56%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.47%) Adobe XD
7 4 (0.37%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.19%) FileZilla
10 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (0.094%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 18 (1.69%) Shopify
2 15 (1.41%) Academy Housing
2 15 (1.41%) Magento
3 5 (0.47%) Summit
4 4 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.19%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.094%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.094%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 202 (18.93%) Azure
2 125 (11.72%) AWS
3 118 (11.06%) GitHub
4 55 (5.15%) npm
5 46 (4.31%) GCP
5 46 (4.31%) Google Analytics
6 33 (3.09%) Figma
7 29 (2.72%) Serverless
8 22 (2.06%) SaaS
9 21 (1.97%) Google Tag Manager
10 15 (1.41%) BrowserStack
11 14 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
12 13 (1.22%) Heroku
13 12 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
13 12 (1.12%) PaaS
13 12 (1.12%) Stripe
14 10 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 10 (0.94%) Yarn
15 9 (0.84%) Power Platform
16 8 (0.75%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 49 (4.59%) HTTP
2 20 (1.87%) Internet
3 12 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.03%) Intranet
5 2 (0.19%) FTP
5 2 (0.19%) SSL
6 1 (0.094%) Broadband
6 1 (0.094%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (18.28%) MySQL
2 183 (17.15%) SQL Server
3 64 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 31 (2.91%) Redis
5 30 (2.81%) NoSQL
5 30 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (2.53%) Big Data
7 26 (2.44%) MongoDB
8 21 (1.97%) MariaDB
9 9 (0.84%) Power BI
10 8 (0.75%) Mixpanel
11 5 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.19%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.19%) DB2
13 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.19%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 298 (27.93%) Git (software)
2 125 (11.72%) webpack
3 69 (6.47%) JIRA
4 55 (5.15%) Bitbucket
5 54 (5.06%) Storybook
5 54 (5.06%) Visual Studio
6 40 (3.75%) Lerna
7 37 (3.47%) GitLab
8 33 (3.09%) Babel
9 25 (2.34%) Subversion
10 24 (2.25%) ESLint
10 24 (2.25%) rollup.js
11 21 (1.97%) Browser DevTools
11 21 (1.97%) Jenkins
11 21 (1.97%) PostCSS
12 19 (1.78%) Xdebug
13 18 (1.69%) Cypress.io
14 17 (1.59%) git-flow
14 17 (1.59%) Visual Studio Code
15 15 (1.41%) Bazaar
General
1 258 (24.18%) Social Skills
2 141 (13.21%) Marketing
3 131 (12.28%) Finance
4 86 (8.06%) Games
5 75 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
6 67 (6.28%) Retail
7 32 (3.00%) French Language
8 29 (2.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 26 (2.44%) Public Sector
10 25 (2.34%) Publishing
11 21 (1.97%) Organisational Skills
11 21 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 21 (1.97%) Wearables
12 12 (1.12%) Legal
13 11 (1.03%) Advertising
14 9 (0.84%) Banking
14 9 (0.84%) Telecoms
15 8 (0.75%) Law
16 7 (0.66%) Local Government
17 6 (0.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 718 (67.29%) CSS
2 653 (61.20%) HTML
3 402 (37.68%) React
4 381 (35.71%) .NET
5 351 (32.90%) AngularJS
6 261 (24.46%) HTML5
7 230 (21.56%) jQuery
8 221 (20.71%) Sass
9 217 (20.34%) ASP.NET
10 212 (19.87%) Vue.js
11 194 (18.18%) Node.js
12 180 (16.87%) CSS3
13 150 (14.06%) REST
14 143 (13.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 117 (10.97%) .NET Framework
16 109 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC
17 105 (9.84%) .NET Core
18 78 (7.31%) RESTful
19 74 (6.94%) Laravel
20 70 (6.56%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 242 (22.68%) User Experience
2 73 (6.84%) Mobile App
3 39 (3.66%) e-Learning
4 37 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
5 35 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
6 33 (3.09%) Sports Betting
7 31 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (2.91%) Linux Command Line
8 26 (2.44%) Cloud Native
9 23 (2.16%) Blockchain
10 22 (2.06%) Virtual Team
11 19 (1.78%) Social Media
12 17 (1.59%) IoT
13 15 (1.41%) Management Information System
14 14 (1.31%) Hedge funds
15 12 (1.12%) Algorithms
15 12 (1.12%) Graphic Design
16 10 (0.94%) W3C
17 9 (0.84%) NHS
18 8 (0.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 111 (10.40%) Linux
2 34 (3.19%) Unix
3 21 (1.97%) Windows
4 14 (1.31%) Apple iOS
5 9 (0.84%) Debian
6 5 (0.47%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.37%) Android
7 4 (0.37%) CentOS
8 3 (0.28%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 984 (92.22%) Web Development
2 451 (42.27%) Agile
3 228 (21.37%) Full Stack Development
4 203 (19.03%) MVC
5 168 (15.75%) DevOps
6 145 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
6 145 (13.59%) Scrum
7 137 (12.84%) Test Automation
8 134 (12.56%) Front End Development
9 123 (11.53%) TDD
10 114 (10.68%) CI/CD
11 108 (10.12%) Analytics
12 101 (9.47%) Unit Testing
13 91 (8.53%) SEO
14 90 (8.43%) Microservices
14 90 (8.43%) UX Design
15 87 (8.15%) Clean Code
16 80 (7.50%) Mentoring
17 74 (6.94%) OO
18 66 (6.19%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 763 (71.51%) JavaScript
2 322 (30.18%) PHP
3 319 (29.90%) C#
4 204 (19.12%) TypeScript
5 173 (16.21%) SQL
6 108 (10.12%) Python
7 84 (7.87%) VB
8 68 (6.37%) Java
9 60 (5.62%) ES6
10 55 (5.15%) Ruby
11 50 (4.69%) VB6
12 32 (3.00%) Tcl
13 31 (2.91%) Bash
14 26 (2.44%) ES7
15 24 (2.25%) ES8
15 24 (2.25%) Kotlin
16 18 (1.69%) VB.NET
17 16 (1.50%) Solidity
18 13 (1.22%) T-SQL
19 10 (0.94%) Go
Qualifications
1 98 (9.18%) Degree
2 18 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.03%) Master's Degree
4 8 (0.75%) DBS Check
5 6 (0.56%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.47%) Postgraduate
7 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.37%) MPhil
8 3 (0.28%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (10.12%) Accessibility
2 92 (8.62%) QA
3 6 (0.56%) WCAG
4 3 (0.28%) GDPR
4 3 (0.28%) MiFID
5 1 (0.094%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (7.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (1.50%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.31%) Terraform
3 13 (1.22%) cPanel
4 9 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (0.56%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.094%) Grafana
7 1 (0.094%) Kibana
7 1 (0.094%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.094%) Puppet
Vendors
1 145 (13.59%) Microsoft
2 87 (8.15%) Google
3 29 (2.72%) Sitecore
4 27 (2.53%) Adobe
5 16 (1.50%) Facebook
5 16 (1.50%) VMware
6 14 (1.31%) Xamarin
7 11 (1.03%) WooCommerce
8 10 (0.94%) Atmel
9 9 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.75%) Oracle
11 7 (0.66%) HubSpot
12 5 (0.47%) Bloomberg
12 5 (0.47%) YouTube
13 4 (0.37%) LexisNexis
14 3 (0.28%) Apple
14 3 (0.28%) PayPal
15 2 (0.19%) Netlify
15 2 (0.19%) New Relic
15 2 (0.19%) SAP