The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Web Developer
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 139 110
Rank change year-on-year +4 -29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 2086 2514 2999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.41% 2.42% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 2.51% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1860 2262 2592
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  

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 83193 100058 106919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.30% 96.32% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 69089 83978 87229
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in the UK

Web Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in the UK

Web Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in the UK

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 Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 April 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 -5 1950 £37,500 - 316
South East +8 522 £40,000 +6.66% 58
London 0 435 £48,000 +5.01% 63
West Midlands +19 228 £32,500 - 47
North West +10 194 £36,000 +2.85% 42
East of England -34 164 £37,250 -0.66% 29
South West -19 143 £32,500 -12.16% 20
East Midlands +26 127 £37,500 +7.14% 23
Manchester +2 118 £37,500 +7.14% 22
Hampshire -11 114 £35,000 -2.77% 17
Yorkshire -67 107 £35,000 - 27
Berkshire +52 103 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Birmingham +32 88 £32,500 - 14
Oxfordshire +45 87 £42,500 -19.04% 12
Nottinghamshire +23 75 £37,500 +11.11% 7
Scotland -7 69 £35,000 -9.09% 16
Nottingham +45 62 £38,750 +29.16% 5
West Sussex +32 61 £43,125 +32.69% 3
Surrey -28 60 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Bristol -6 59 £37,500 +7.14% 6
City of London +25 56 £45,000 -6.25% 19
Hertfordshire +34 51 £40,000 +10.34% 5
Cheshire +13 51 £36,000 +14.28% 11
Cambridgeshire -23 50 £35,000 -12.50% 16
West Yorkshire -68 46 £32,500 -7.14% 12
East Sussex -4 36 £42,500 +14.86% 6
Essex -27 36 £36,297 -3.20% 4
Worcestershire +14 34 £35,000 +40.00% 11
Glasgow +7 34 £35,000 -9.67% 8
South Yorkshire +6 33 £37,500 +25.00% 10

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, 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 Web Developer in the job title.

1 3666 (94.44%) Web Development
2 3275 (84.36%) JavaScript
3 3034 (78.16%) HTML
4 2987 (76.94%) CSS
5 1691 (43.56%) .NET
6 1519 (39.13%) C#
7 1452 (37.40%) jQuery
8 1389 (35.78%) MVC
9 1346 (34.67%) AngularJS
10 1298 (33.44%) HTML5
11 1281 (33.00%) PHP
12 1217 (31.35%) ASP.NET
13 1149 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
14 973 (25.06%) SQL Server
15 916 (23.60%) SQL
16 908 (23.39%) CSS3
17 805 (20.74%) MySQL
18 662 (17.05%) Git (software)
19 592 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC
20 590 (15.20%) Front End Development
21 547 (14.09%) OO
22 509 (13.11%) Degree
23 493 (12.70%) E-Commerce
24 481 (12.39%) CMS
25 478 (12.31%) Microsoft
26 472 (12.16%) User Experience
27 462 (11.90%) Web Services
28 442 (11.39%) React
29 430 (11.08%) TDD
30 427 (11.00%) Ajax

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
1 481 (12.39%) CMS
2 345 (8.89%) WordPress
3 172 (4.43%) Umbraco
4 169 (4.35%) Drupal
5 153 (3.94%) Apache
6 79 (2.04%) IIS
7 56 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
8 51 (1.31%) EPiServer
9 48 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 39 (1.00%) Tomcat
11 33 (0.85%) nginx
12 31 (0.80%) SharePoint
13 26 (0.67%) Kentico
14 18 (0.46%) Joomla!
15 16 (0.41%) NServiceBus
16 14 (0.36%) JBoss
17 13 (0.33%) Confluence
18 12 (0.31%) ArcGIS
19 11 (0.28%) Apache Solr
20 10 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 211 (5.44%) Photoshop
2 85 (2.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 29 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 20 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
5 16 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
6 14 (0.36%) Fireworks
6 14 (0.36%) InDesign
7 5 (0.13%) GIMP
7 5 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.077%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.077%) PaintShop Pro
10 2 (0.052%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.052%) FileZilla
10 2 (0.052%) UXPin
11 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 108 (2.78%) Magento
2 24 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
3 16 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.28%) Shopify
5 9 (0.23%) WebTrends
6 8 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.13%) Movex
8 4 (0.10%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.10%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.052%) OpenText MBPM
9 2 (0.052%) StreamServe
10 1 (0.026%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.026%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.026%) Optimost
10 1 (0.026%) RMDS
10 1 (0.026%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 189 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
2 175 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (2.04%) GitHub
4 65 (1.67%) SaaS
5 28 (0.72%) Google Analytics
6 24 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 15 (0.39%) Heroku
8 11 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 9 (0.23%) Sage Pay
10 8 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.15%) AdWords
12 5 (0.13%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.10%) PaaS
14 3 (0.077%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.077%) MailChimp
14 3 (0.077%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 121 (3.12%) Internet
2 96 (2.47%) HTTP
3 60 (1.55%) Intranet
4 16 (0.41%) SSL
5 10 (0.26%) DNS
6 8 (0.21%) LDAP
6 8 (0.21%) SSH
7 6 (0.15%) Extranet
7 6 (0.15%) Skype
7 6 (0.15%) SMS
8 5 (0.13%) Value-Added Service
8 5 (0.13%) Wireless
9 4 (0.10%) FTP
9 4 (0.10%) SMTP
10 3 (0.077%) AMQP
10 3 (0.077%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.052%) ATM
11 2 (0.052%) Firewall
11 2 (0.052%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.052%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 973 (25.06%) SQL Server
2 805 (20.74%) MySQL
3 149 (3.84%) Relational Database
4 112 (2.89%) MongoDB
5 102 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 82 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
7 76 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 57 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 43 (1.11%) Big Data
9 43 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 41 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 40 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
12 36 (0.93%) Redis
13 30 (0.77%) RDBMS
14 16 (0.41%) Oracle Database
14 16 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 13 (0.33%) Hadoop
17 12 (0.31%) QGIS
18 10 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 662 (17.05%) Git (software)
2 266 (6.85%) Visual Studio
3 187 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 181 (4.66%) Subversion
5 132 (3.40%) gulp
6 118 (3.04%) Grunt
7 84 (2.16%) JIRA
8 72 (1.85%) Jenkins
9 70 (1.80%) TeamCity
10 59 (1.52%) NUnit
10 59 (1.52%) webpack
11 50 (1.29%) Selenium
12 41 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
13 38 (0.98%) Mocha
14 32 (0.82%) Bower
15 27 (0.70%) Jasmine
16 24 (0.62%) Dreamweaver
16 24 (0.62%) PHPUnit
17 22 (0.57%) Maven
18 20 (0.52%) Protractor
General
1 400 (10.30%) Finance
2 381 (9.81%) Marketing
3 180 (4.64%) Games
4 172 (4.43%) Retail
5 113 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 111 (2.86%) Banking
7 74 (1.91%) Advertising
8 51 (1.31%) Publishing
9 40 (1.03%) Automotive
10 37 (0.95%) Legal
11 25 (0.64%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.46%) Electronics
13 17 (0.44%) Front Office
14 16 (0.41%) Back Office
15 9 (0.23%) Billing
15 9 (0.23%) German Language
16 8 (0.21%) Law
16 8 (0.21%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.18%) Investment Banking
17 7 (0.18%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3034 (78.16%) HTML
2 2987 (76.94%) CSS
3 1691 (43.56%) .NET
4 1452 (37.40%) jQuery
5 1346 (34.67%) AngularJS
6 1298 (33.44%) HTML5
7 1217 (31.35%) ASP.NET
8 908 (23.39%) CSS3
9 592 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 462 (11.90%) Web Services
11 442 (11.39%) React
12 427 (11.00%) Ajax
13 393 (10.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 377 (9.71%) Sass
15 373 (9.61%) .NET Framework
16 348 (8.96%) XML
17 345 (8.89%) Node.js
18 282 (7.26%) REST
19 279 (7.19%) LAMP
20 277 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 472 (12.16%) User Experience
2 316 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 185 (4.77%) Mobile App
4 179 (4.61%) Greenfield Project
5 141 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
6 95 (2.45%) iPad
7 82 (2.11%) Social Media
8 72 (1.85%) e-Learning
9 62 (1.60%) Fintech
10 44 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
11 43 (1.11%) W3C
12 39 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
13 26 (0.67%) Graphic Design
14 25 (0.64%) Client/Server
15 22 (0.57%) Digital Media
16 20 (0.52%) Internet of Things
16 20 (0.52%) NHS
16 20 (0.52%) N-Tier
16 20 (0.52%) Online Games
17 19 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 347 (8.94%) Linux
2 147 (3.79%) Windows
3 131 (3.37%) Android
4 111 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 49 (1.26%) Unix
6 25 (0.64%) Windows Server
7 16 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.26%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.23%) CentOS
10 7 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.15%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.13%) Debian
13 4 (0.10%) VMS
14 2 (0.052%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.052%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3666 (94.44%) Web Development
2 1389 (35.78%) MVC
3 1149 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
4 590 (15.20%) Front End Development
5 547 (14.09%) OO
6 493 (12.70%) E-Commerce
7 430 (11.08%) TDD
8 365 (9.40%) Scrum
9 313 (8.06%) OOP
9 313 (8.06%) Web Design
10 302 (7.78%) Software Engineering
11 301 (7.75%) Responsive Web Design
12 200 (5.15%) SDLC
13 151 (3.89%) Content Management
14 149 (3.84%) BDD
15 147 (3.79%) Mentoring
16 141 (3.63%) SEO
17 139 (3.58%) Continuous Integration
17 139 (3.58%) Unit Testing
18 133 (3.43%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3275 (84.36%) JavaScript
2 1519 (39.13%) C#
3 1281 (33.00%) PHP
4 916 (23.60%) SQL
5 380 (9.79%) Java
6 194 (5.00%) Python
7 172 (4.43%) VB.NET
8 171 (4.40%) T-SQL
9 116 (2.99%) TypeScript
10 112 (2.89%) Ruby
11 76 (1.96%) ES6
12 72 (1.85%) Perl
13 66 (1.70%) C++
14 59 (1.52%) C
15 46 (1.18%) PHP 5
16 42 (1.08%) PHP 7
17 32 (0.82%) XPath
18 30 (0.77%) VB
19 29 (0.75%) Objective-C
20 23 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 509 (13.11%) Degree
2 33 (0.85%) Security Cleared
3 21 (0.54%) SC Cleared
4 15 (0.39%) PhD
5 11 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.15%) A+ Certification
6 6 (0.15%) MCTS
7 1 (0.026%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.026%) GISP
7 1 (0.026%) HND
7 1 (0.026%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (1.98%) QA
2 7 (0.18%) WAI
3 4 (0.10%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.026%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.026%) WCAG
System Software
1 36 (0.93%) Docker
2 10 (0.26%) Varnish
3 6 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.077%) Samba
5 1 (0.026%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.026%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.026%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.026%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.026%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (0.36%) Control-M
2 7 (0.18%) cPanel
2 7 (0.18%) Puppet
3 6 (0.15%) Ansible
3 6 (0.15%) Grafana
3 6 (0.15%) Graphite
4 4 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.026%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.026%) Kibana
5 1 (0.026%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.026%) MOM
5 1 (0.026%) Salt
Vendors
1 478 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 139 (3.58%) Zend
3 122 (3.14%) Adobe
4 104 (2.68%) Google
5 103 (2.65%) Oracle
6 59 (1.52%) Sitecore
7 35 (0.90%) Xamarin
8 27 (0.70%) Facebook
9 25 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
9 25 (0.64%) Twitter
10 19 (0.49%) Perforce
11 14 (0.36%) SAP
12 12 (0.31%) Optimizely
13 11 (0.28%) Telerik
14 10 (0.26%) Sage
15 9 (0.23%) Qubit
16 7 (0.18%) DevExpress
16 7 (0.18%) hybris
16 7 (0.18%) Progress
16 7 (0.18%) VMware
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £25000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: £Market Rates
Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + 25 days + pension + life assurance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical etc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Isle of Man
FPSG Connect
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Take Home Pay & Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + 25 days hol
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Prudhoe, Northumberland
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
F4P Recruitment Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + parking, benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-25,000 + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago