The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 133 113
Rank change year-on-year -29 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 1970 2441 2934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.20% 2.51% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.60% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 2232 2611
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
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 June 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 June 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 -32 1808 £40,000 +2.56% 299
South East +4 445 £40,000 +6.66% 65
London -59 431 £47,500 -1.04% 58
West Midlands +25 194 £33,750 +3.84% 36
East of England -47 188 £40,000 +6.66% 33
North West -36 169 £37,500 +7.14% 37
South West -20 165 £35,000 -2.77% 32
Hampshire +2 114 £37,500 +7.14% 17
Manchester -28 99 £38,500 +2.66% 19
Yorkshire -80 96 £34,000 -2.85% 21
East Midlands +29 95 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Cambridgeshire -16 81 £42,000 +20.00% 11
Scotland +17 72 £35,000 -12.50% 13
City of London -5 66 £42,500 -15.00% 10
Birmingham +36 63 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Bristol -10 60 £37,500 +5.63% 5
Oxfordshire +27 59 £42,000 -6.66% 7
Berkshire +25 58 £37,500 -16.66% 9
Surrey -30 54 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Nottinghamshire +9 51 £40,000 - 7
East Sussex -2 47 £45,000 +21.62% 7
Essex -21 46 £40,000 +6.66% 6
West Sussex +19 42 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Brighton +14 42 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Cheshire -12 42 £37,500 +19.04% 8
Hertfordshire -34 39 £40,000 - 5
Nottingham +13 38 £40,000 -3.61% 6
South Yorkshire +8 37 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Cambridge -27 37 £32,000 -14.66% 3
Kent -4 36 £45,000 +18.42% 7

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 3668 (93.86%) Web Development
2 3277 (83.85%) JavaScript
3 3053 (78.12%) HTML
4 2982 (76.31%) CSS
5 1682 (43.04%) .NET
6 1571 (40.20%) C#
7 1544 (39.51%) jQuery
8 1385 (35.44%) MVC
9 1353 (34.62%) AngularJS
10 1320 (33.78%) PHP
11 1294 (33.11%) HTML5
12 1216 (31.12%) ASP.NET
13 1177 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
14 982 (25.13%) SQL Server
15 963 (24.64%) SQL
16 893 (22.85%) CSS3
17 856 (21.90%) MySQL
18 699 (17.89%) Git (software)
19 594 (15.20%) Front End Development
20 588 (15.05%) OO
21 575 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
22 523 (13.38%) E-Commerce
23 509 (13.02%) Microsoft
23 509 (13.02%) Degree
24 506 (12.95%) User Experience
25 493 (12.62%) CMS
26 486 (12.44%) Web Services
27 484 (12.38%) React
28 466 (11.92%) TDD
29 457 (11.69%) 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
1 493 (12.62%) CMS
2 324 (8.29%) WordPress
3 181 (4.63%) Umbraco
4 170 (4.35%) Drupal
5 159 (4.07%) Apache
6 91 (2.33%) IIS
7 85 (2.18%) Sitecore CMS
8 74 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
9 44 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 40 (1.02%) SharePoint
11 38 (0.97%) EPiServer
11 38 (0.97%) nginx
12 25 (0.64%) Kentico
13 23 (0.59%) Confluence
14 21 (0.54%) WebSphere
15 19 (0.49%) JBoss
15 19 (0.49%) Joomla!
16 14 (0.36%) Alfresco
16 14 (0.36%) NServiceBus
17 12 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 179 (4.58%) Photoshop
2 71 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 40 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 25 (0.64%) FileZilla
5 19 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
6 18 (0.46%) InDesign
7 14 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (0.28%) Fireworks
9 9 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (0.15%) GIMP
11 5 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
12 3 (0.077%) PaintShop Pro
13 2 (0.051%) Chatbot
13 2 (0.051%) UXPin
14 1 (0.026%) InVision
14 1 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 115 (2.94%) Magento
2 36 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 24 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 23 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
5 11 (0.28%) WebTrends
6 10 (0.26%) Movex
7 9 (0.23%) Shopify
8 4 (0.10%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.051%) OpenText MBPM
9 2 (0.051%) StreamServe
10 1 (0.026%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.026%) Optimost
10 1 (0.026%) RMDS
10 1 (0.026%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.026%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 180 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 172 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 74 (1.89%) GitHub
4 71 (1.82%) SaaS
5 38 (0.97%) Google Analytics
6 21 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 17 (0.44%) Amazon S3
8 15 (0.38%) Heroku
9 14 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 8 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.20%) PaaS
12 7 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (0.15%) Office 365
13 6 (0.15%) Sage Pay
14 5 (0.13%) Force.com
15 4 (0.10%) AdWords
15 4 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
16 3 (0.077%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 2 (0.051%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 108 (2.76%) Internet
2 98 (2.51%) HTTP
3 48 (1.23%) Intranet
4 30 (0.77%) FTP
5 26 (0.67%) SMTP
6 15 (0.38%) SSL
7 12 (0.31%) ATM
7 12 (0.31%) DNS
8 8 (0.20%) SMS
8 8 (0.20%) SSH
9 6 (0.15%) LDAP
10 5 (0.13%) Skype
10 5 (0.13%) Wireless
11 4 (0.10%) Firewall
12 3 (0.077%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.077%) Value-Added Service
13 2 (0.051%) Broadband
13 2 (0.051%) Extranet
13 2 (0.051%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.051%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 982 (25.13%) SQL Server
2 856 (21.90%) MySQL
3 151 (3.86%) Relational Database
4 124 (3.17%) NoSQL
5 114 (2.92%) MongoDB
6 76 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
6 76 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 63 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 47 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 44 (1.13%) Redis
10 42 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
11 39 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 35 (0.90%) RDBMS
13 33 (0.84%) Big Data
14 12 (0.31%) QGIS
15 11 (0.28%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
17 9 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 699 (17.89%) Git (software)
2 289 (7.40%) Visual Studio
3 197 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 168 (4.30%) Subversion
5 142 (3.63%) gulp
6 118 (3.02%) JIRA
7 116 (2.97%) Grunt
8 89 (2.28%) Jenkins
9 76 (1.94%) TeamCity
10 65 (1.66%) NUnit
10 65 (1.66%) webpack
11 57 (1.46%) Selenium
12 46 (1.18%) Mocha
13 39 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
14 31 (0.79%) SpecFlow
15 30 (0.77%) Bower
16 29 (0.74%) Jasmine
17 28 (0.72%) Mercurial
18 27 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
19 25 (0.64%) PHPUnit
General
1 392 (10.03%) Marketing
2 379 (9.70%) Finance
3 176 (4.50%) Games
3 176 (4.50%) Retail
4 110 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 73 (1.87%) Banking
6 63 (1.61%) Advertising
7 58 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 53 (1.36%) Electronics
9 52 (1.33%) Automotive
10 44 (1.13%) Publishing
11 40 (1.02%) Legal
12 22 (0.56%) Back Office
13 13 (0.33%) Front Office
13 13 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.28%) Investment Banking
15 10 (0.26%) Military
16 9 (0.23%) Billing
16 9 (0.23%) Law
17 8 (0.20%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3053 (78.12%) HTML
2 2982 (76.31%) CSS
3 1682 (43.04%) .NET
4 1544 (39.51%) jQuery
5 1353 (34.62%) AngularJS
6 1294 (33.11%) HTML5
7 1216 (31.12%) ASP.NET
8 893 (22.85%) CSS3
9 575 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 486 (12.44%) Web Services
11 484 (12.38%) React
12 457 (11.69%) Ajax
13 430 (11.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 417 (10.67%) .NET Framework
15 383 (9.80%) Node.js
16 358 (9.16%) XML
17 350 (8.96%) Sass
18 343 (8.78%) ASP.NET Web API
19 320 (8.19%) JSON
20 308 (7.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 506 (12.95%) User Experience
2 308 (7.88%) Computer Science
3 191 (4.89%) Mobile App
4 157 (4.02%) Greenfield Project
5 115 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 73 (1.87%) iPad
7 65 (1.66%) e-Learning
8 64 (1.64%) Social Media
9 53 (1.36%) Fintech
10 50 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
11 46 (1.18%) W3C
12 41 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
13 27 (0.69%) Graphic Design
13 27 (0.69%) N-Tier
14 22 (0.56%) Digital Media
14 22 (0.56%) Internet of Things
15 19 (0.49%) NHS
16 18 (0.46%) Online Games
17 17 (0.44%) BBC
18 14 (0.36%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 398 (10.18%) Linux
2 168 (4.30%) Windows
3 132 (3.38%) Android
4 104 (2.66%) Apple iOS
5 54 (1.38%) Unix
6 22 (0.56%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.33%) Debian
8 11 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 10 (0.26%) CentOS
10 8 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.13%) VMS
13 4 (0.10%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.077%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.051%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.026%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.026%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3668 (93.86%) Web Development
2 1385 (35.44%) MVC
3 1177 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
4 594 (15.20%) Front End Development
5 588 (15.05%) OO
6 523 (13.38%) E-Commerce
7 466 (11.92%) TDD
8 412 (10.54%) Scrum
9 364 (9.31%) OOP
10 317 (8.11%) Web Design
11 294 (7.52%) Software Engineering
12 292 (7.47%) Responsive Web Design
13 184 (4.71%) Unit Testing
14 176 (4.50%) SDLC
15 159 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
16 151 (3.86%) Mentoring
17 149 (3.81%) Web Application Development
18 147 (3.76%) Digital Marketing
19 146 (3.74%) SEO
20 145 (3.71%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3277 (83.85%) JavaScript
2 1571 (40.20%) C#
3 1320 (33.78%) PHP
4 963 (24.64%) SQL
5 404 (10.34%) Java
6 268 (6.86%) T-SQL
7 187 (4.79%) Python
8 170 (4.35%) VB.NET
9 122 (3.12%) TypeScript
10 101 (2.58%) Ruby
11 94 (2.41%) ES6
12 82 (2.10%) C
13 66 (1.69%) C++
14 59 (1.51%) Perl
15 52 (1.33%) PHP 5
16 44 (1.13%) VBScript
17 39 (1.00%) PHP 7
18 38 (0.97%) VB
19 28 (0.72%) Go
20 23 (0.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 509 (13.02%) Degree
2 165 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 19 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (0.36%) SC Cleared
6 11 (0.28%) PhD
7 10 (0.26%) A+ Certification
8 7 (0.18%) MCTS
9 3 (0.077%) MCP
9 3 (0.077%) MCPD
10 2 (0.051%) HND
10 2 (0.051%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.026%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.026%) MCSA
11 1 (0.026%) MCSD
11 1 (0.026%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.026%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (1.71%) QA
2 6 (0.15%) WCAG
3 3 (0.077%) SLA
4 2 (0.051%) WAI
5 1 (0.026%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.026%) GCP
5 1 (0.026%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.026%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (1.00%) Docker
2 19 (0.49%) Varnish
3 6 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.077%) Samba
5 2 (0.051%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.026%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.026%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (0.41%) Control-M
2 11 (0.28%) Puppet
3 9 (0.23%) Ansible
4 7 (0.18%) cPanel
5 3 (0.077%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.051%) Grafana
6 2 (0.051%) Graphite
6 2 (0.051%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.051%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.051%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.026%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.026%) Kibana
7 1 (0.026%) MOM
7 1 (0.026%) Terraform
Vendors
1 509 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 152 (3.89%) Zend
3 126 (3.22%) Adobe
4 113 (2.89%) Google
5 96 (2.46%) Sitecore
6 84 (2.15%) Oracle
7 41 (1.05%) SAP
8 30 (0.77%) Xamarin
9 29 (0.74%) Twitter
10 27 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
11 25 (0.64%) Facebook
11 25 (0.64%) PayPal
12 14 (0.36%) Optimizely
13 11 (0.28%) hybris
13 11 (0.28%) Qubit
13 11 (0.28%) Telerik
14 10 (0.26%) Atlassian
15 9 (0.23%) Progress
16 8 (0.20%) IBM
16 8 (0.20%) Sage
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Rullion
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £32k plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + top benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Flexi-working
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Training, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Stafffinders
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + pension, flexi etc
Posted: 9 hours ago