The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 132 108
Rank change year-on-year -10 -24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 1959 2538 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.32% 2.45% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 2.55% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 2270 2636
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 0 1862 £37,500 - 376
South East -1 498 £37,500 - 73
London -5 430 £50,000 +5.26% 77
North West +3 206 £35,000 - 55
West Midlands +18 191 £33,250 +0.75% 32
East of England -9 176 £37,500 - 42
Manchester +5 132 £37,500 +7.14% 30
South West -8 124 £33,750 -3.57% 28
East Midlands +19 116 £36,250 +3.57% 30
Berkshire +62 103 £48,750 +14.70% 10
Hampshire -31 100 £35,000 - 17
Yorkshire -60 100 £35,000 - 32
Oxfordshire +39 84 £42,500 -19.04% 10
Birmingham +32 79 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Surrey -23 65 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Nottinghamshire +20 63 £37,500 +15.38% 8
West Sussex +25 57 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Cambridgeshire -19 56 £35,000 -12.50% 17
City of London +32 55 £45,000 -14.28% 16
Hertfordshire +46 54 £40,000 +3.22% 8
West Yorkshire -44 52 £33,750 -3.57% 13
Nottingham +37 51 £37,500 +22.95% 6
Cheshire +19 48 £35,000 +11.11% 16
Scotland -27 48 £37,500 - 18
Essex -1 43 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Bristol -14 40 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Worcestershire +12 32 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +12 32 £36,000 -10.00% 5
East Sussex -20 30 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Southampton +13 29 £35,000 +3.70% 4

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3701 (94.39%) Web Development
2 3274 (83.50%) JavaScript
3 3107 (79.24%) HTML
4 3041 (77.56%) CSS
5 1770 (45.14%) .NET
6 1593 (40.63%) C#
7 1536 (39.17%) jQuery
8 1449 (36.95%) MVC
9 1323 (33.74%) AngularJS
10 1316 (33.56%) ASP.NET
11 1306 (33.31%) HTML5
12 1291 (32.93%) PHP
13 1196 (30.50%) Agile Software Development
14 995 (25.38%) SQL Server
15 952 (24.28%) SQL
16 910 (23.21%) CSS3
17 805 (20.53%) MySQL
18 665 (16.96%) Git (software)
19 651 (16.60%) ASP.NET MVC
20 613 (15.63%) Front End Development
21 553 (14.10%) OO
22 522 (13.31%) Degree
23 500 (12.75%) E-Commerce
24 495 (12.62%) CMS
25 492 (12.55%) User Experience
26 472 (12.04%) Microsoft
27 460 (11.73%) Web Services
28 446 (11.37%) Finance
29 425 (10.84%) TDD
30 414 (10.56%) 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
1 495 (12.62%) CMS
2 359 (9.16%) WordPress
3 170 (4.34%) Drupal
4 167 (4.26%) Umbraco
5 152 (3.88%) Apache
6 87 (2.22%) IIS
7 63 (1.61%) EPiServer
8 57 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
9 42 (1.07%) nginx
10 37 (0.94%) Tomcat
11 35 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
12 33 (0.84%) SharePoint
13 19 (0.48%) ColdFusion
14 18 (0.46%) Kentico
15 15 (0.38%) Confluence
16 14 (0.36%) JBoss
16 14 (0.36%) NServiceBus
17 13 (0.33%) Apache Spark
17 13 (0.33%) Sitefinity
18 12 (0.31%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 251 (6.40%) Photoshop
2 197 (5.02%) MS Excel
3 96 (2.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 38 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (0.48%) Fireworks
6 18 (0.46%) MS Office
7 10 (0.26%) InDesign
8 4 (0.10%) GIMP
8 4 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.077%) MS Project
9 3 (0.077%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.051%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.051%) UXPin
11 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 107 (2.73%) Magento
2 28 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.23%) Shopify
5 8 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.15%) WebTrends
7 5 (0.13%) Movex
8 4 (0.10%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.077%) OpenCart
10 2 (0.051%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.051%) OpenText MBPM
10 2 (0.051%) StreamServe
11 1 (0.026%) CiviCRM
11 1 (0.026%) nopCommerce
11 1 (0.026%) Optimost
11 1 (0.026%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 183 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
2 165 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (1.76%) GitHub
4 67 (1.71%) SaaS
5 26 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
6 25 (0.64%) Google Analytics
7 15 (0.38%) Amazon S3
7 15 (0.38%) Heroku
8 10 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.23%) Sage Pay
10 7 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 7 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.15%) AdWords
11 6 (0.15%) MailChimp
12 5 (0.13%) Google App Engine
12 5 (0.13%) Office 365
13 4 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.077%) Google Tag Manager
15 2 (0.051%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 115 (2.93%) Internet
2 97 (2.47%) HTTP
3 72 (1.84%) Intranet
4 16 (0.41%) DNS
5 13 (0.33%) LDAP
5 13 (0.33%) SSL
6 10 (0.26%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.18%) Extranet
8 6 (0.15%) Firewall
8 6 (0.15%) Skype
8 6 (0.15%) SMS
8 6 (0.15%) SSH
9 5 (0.13%) FTP
9 5 (0.13%) Value-Added Service
9 5 (0.13%) Wireless
10 4 (0.10%) AMQP
11 3 (0.077%) SMTP
12 2 (0.051%) TCP/IP
13 1 (0.026%) IMAP
13 1 (0.026%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 995 (25.38%) SQL Server
2 805 (20.53%) MySQL
3 166 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 95 (2.42%) MongoDB
5 90 (2.30%) NoSQL
6 88 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 84 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
8 54 (1.38%) Big Data
9 49 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 46 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 45 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
12 44 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 35 (0.89%) Redis
14 30 (0.77%) RDBMS
15 21 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 20 (0.51%) Hadoop
17 17 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 15 (0.38%) Oracle Database
19 13 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
20 12 (0.31%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 665 (16.96%) Git (software)
2 302 (7.70%) Visual Studio
3 204 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 196 (5.00%) Subversion
5 129 (3.29%) Grunt
5 129 (3.29%) gulp
6 84 (2.14%) JIRA
7 70 (1.79%) Jenkins
8 64 (1.63%) Selenium
9 60 (1.53%) TeamCity
10 52 (1.33%) NUnit
11 45 (1.15%) webpack
12 41 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
13 32 (0.82%) Mocha
14 31 (0.79%) Bower
15 26 (0.66%) Jasmine
16 25 (0.64%) PHPUnit
17 23 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
17 23 (0.59%) Maven
18 19 (0.48%) Bugzilla
General
1 446 (11.37%) Finance
2 399 (10.18%) Marketing
3 164 (4.18%) Retail
4 131 (3.34%) Banking
5 129 (3.29%) Games
6 123 (3.14%) Telecoms
7 76 (1.94%) Advertising
8 48 (1.22%) Publishing
9 36 (0.92%) Automotive
10 31 (0.79%) Legal
11 25 (0.64%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.46%) Front Office
13 16 (0.41%) Electronics
14 13 (0.33%) Back Office
15 9 (0.23%) Billing
15 9 (0.23%) German Language
16 8 (0.20%) Law
16 8 (0.20%) Multimedia
16 8 (0.20%) Music Industry
17 7 (0.18%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3107 (79.24%) HTML
2 3041 (77.56%) CSS
3 1770 (45.14%) .NET
4 1536 (39.17%) jQuery
5 1323 (33.74%) AngularJS
6 1316 (33.56%) ASP.NET
7 1306 (33.31%) HTML5
8 910 (23.21%) CSS3
9 651 (16.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 460 (11.73%) Web Services
11 414 (10.56%) Ajax
12 404 (10.30%) React
13 403 (10.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 393 (10.02%) Sass
15 362 (9.23%) XML
16 361 (9.21%) .NET Framework
17 325 (8.29%) Node.js
18 278 (7.09%) REST
19 268 (6.83%) ASP.NET Web API
20 267 (6.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 492 (12.55%) User Experience
2 338 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 175 (4.46%) Mobile App
4 158 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 94 (2.40%) iPad
6 86 (2.19%) Social Media
7 64 (1.63%) Fintech
8 49 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
9 38 (0.97%) W3C
10 37 (0.94%) Client/Server
11 33 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
12 30 (0.77%) Graphic Design
13 28 (0.71%) e-Learning
14 23 (0.59%) Semantic Web
14 23 (0.59%) Smartphone
15 22 (0.56%) Management Information System
16 20 (0.51%) NHS
16 20 (0.51%) N-Tier
17 16 (0.41%) Online Games
18 15 (0.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 325 (8.29%) Linux
2 146 (3.72%) Windows
3 126 (3.21%) Android
4 112 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 39 (0.99%) Unix
6 28 (0.71%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.26%) CentOS
8 10 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.18%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.051%) Debian
11 2 (0.051%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3701 (94.39%) Web Development
2 1449 (36.95%) MVC
3 1196 (30.50%) Agile Software Development
4 613 (15.63%) Front End Development
5 553 (14.10%) OO
6 500 (12.75%) E-Commerce
7 425 (10.84%) TDD
8 364 (9.28%) Scrum
9 322 (8.21%) Software Engineering
10 306 (7.80%) Responsive Web Design
11 300 (7.65%) OOP
12 265 (6.76%) Web Design
13 208 (5.30%) SDLC
14 150 (3.83%) Content Management
15 147 (3.75%) Mentoring
16 145 (3.70%) SEO
17 143 (3.65%) Open Source
18 140 (3.57%) Unit Testing
19 139 (3.55%) OO PHP
20 131 (3.34%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3274 (83.50%) JavaScript
2 1593 (40.63%) C#
3 1291 (32.93%) PHP
4 952 (24.28%) SQL
5 402 (10.25%) Java
6 185 (4.72%) Python
7 180 (4.59%) VB.NET
8 171 (4.36%) T-SQL
9 116 (2.96%) Ruby
10 115 (2.93%) TypeScript
11 81 (2.07%) ES6
12 71 (1.81%) C++
13 70 (1.79%) Perl
14 58 (1.48%) C
15 48 (1.22%) PHP 5
16 39 (0.99%) XPath
17 34 (0.87%) PHP 7
18 30 (0.77%) Objective-C
19 29 (0.74%) VB
20 17 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 522 (13.31%) Degree
2 37 (0.94%) Security Cleared
3 24 (0.61%) SC Cleared
4 17 (0.43%) PhD
5 11 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.15%) A+ Certification
7 3 (0.077%) MCSD
8 2 (0.051%) HND
8 2 (0.051%) MCP
9 1 (0.026%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.026%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (2.42%) QA
2 11 (0.28%) WAI
3 7 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.026%) MiFID
5 1 (0.026%) WCAG
System Software
1 41 (1.05%) Docker
2 11 (0.28%) Varnish
3 6 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.13%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.051%) Samba
5 2 (0.051%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.051%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (0.33%) Ansible
2 11 (0.28%) cPanel
3 9 (0.23%) Puppet
4 7 (0.18%) Control-M
4 7 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.15%) Grafana
5 6 (0.15%) Graphite
6 2 (0.051%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.051%) Salt
7 1 (0.026%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.026%) MOM
7 1 (0.026%) Plesk
Vendors
1 472 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 151 (3.85%) Zend
3 132 (3.37%) Adobe
4 106 (2.70%) Google
4 106 (2.70%) Oracle
5 48 (1.22%) Sitecore
6 38 (0.97%) Xamarin
7 31 (0.79%) Facebook
8 28 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
9 26 (0.66%) Twitter
10 18 (0.46%) Perforce
11 16 (0.41%) SAP
12 10 (0.26%) DevExpress
12 10 (0.26%) Sage
12 10 (0.26%) Telerik
13 8 (0.20%) VMware
14 7 (0.18%) Apple
14 7 (0.18%) Optimizely
15 6 (0.15%) hybris
16 5 (0.13%) Sencha
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warwickshire
Network ITR
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000-32,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
blu digital
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Recann
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Tiro Partners
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £39,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Witham, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum fantastic salary and prospects (Top
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: to 60,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
KV Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago