The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 132 113
Rank change year-on-year -26 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 1970 2478 2938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.22% 2.51% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 2.60% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2267 2608
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 85218 95218 107157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.54% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69700 80264 88299
Median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 22 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 22 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 -37 1809 £40,000 +2.56% 311
South East -8 441 £40,000 +6.66% 75
London -56 433 £47,500 -1.04% 57
West Midlands +21 198 £33,750 +3.84% 29
East of England -45 185 £40,000 +6.66% 41
South West -19 166 £34,500 -4.16% 36
North West -36 165 £37,500 +7.14% 32
Hampshire +3 113 £37,500 +7.14% 17
East Midlands +27 100 £37,500 +4.16% 13
Manchester -21 98 £38,500 +2.66% 13
Yorkshire -79 94 £34,000 -2.85% 24
Cambridgeshire -19 79 £42,000 +15.86% 15
Scotland +22 71 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Birmingham +37 65 £35,000 -6.66% 5
City of London -8 65 £42,500 -15.00% 11
Bristol -7 61 £36,250 +3.57% 7
Berkshire +31 59 £37,500 -14.28% 14
Oxfordshire +31 59 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Surrey -21 55 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Nottinghamshire +13 52 £40,000 - 5
Essex -17 44 £37,500 - 7
West Sussex +15 43 £40,000 +33.33% 4
East Sussex -1 42 £45,000 +26.76% 11
Cheshire -17 40 £37,500 +19.04% 8
Hertfordshire -22 40 £40,000 - 6
Nottingham +13 39 £40,000 -3.61% 2
South Yorkshire +8 38 £37,500 +36.36% 4
Brighton +6 37 £45,000 +16.88% 10
Cambridge -26 36 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Edinburgh +5 35 £35,000 -6.66% 3

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 3656 (93.84%) Web Development
2 3271 (83.96%) JavaScript
3 3048 (78.23%) HTML
4 2981 (76.51%) CSS
5 1672 (42.92%) .NET
6 1558 (39.99%) C#
7 1532 (39.32%) jQuery
8 1377 (35.34%) MVC
9 1357 (34.83%) AngularJS
10 1311 (33.65%) PHP
11 1290 (33.11%) HTML5
12 1209 (31.03%) ASP.NET
13 1179 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
14 975 (25.03%) SQL Server
15 954 (24.49%) SQL
16 889 (22.82%) CSS3
17 850 (21.82%) MySQL
18 704 (18.07%) Git (software)
19 590 (15.14%) Front End Development
20 587 (15.07%) OO
21 577 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
22 519 (13.32%) E-Commerce
23 510 (13.09%) Microsoft
23 510 (13.09%) Degree
24 506 (12.99%) User Experience
25 490 (12.58%) CMS
26 488 (12.53%) React
27 483 (12.40%) Web Services
28 467 (11.99%) TDD
29 454 (11.65%) 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
1 490 (12.58%) CMS
2 326 (8.37%) WordPress
3 180 (4.62%) Umbraco
4 171 (4.39%) Drupal
5 160 (4.11%) Apache
6 87 (2.23%) IIS
7 82 (2.10%) Sitecore CMS
8 74 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
9 45 (1.16%) Tomcat
10 40 (1.03%) SharePoint
11 39 (1.00%) EPiServer
11 39 (1.00%) 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
17 13 (0.33%) NServiceBus
18 12 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 179 (4.59%) Photoshop
2 72 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 38 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 23 (0.59%) FileZilla
5 18 (0.46%) InDesign
5 18 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
6 16 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
7 11 (0.28%) Fireworks
8 7 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 6 (0.15%) GIMP
10 5 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (0.077%) PaintShop Pro
12 2 (0.051%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.051%) UXPin
13 1 (0.026%) InVision
13 1 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 113 (2.90%) Magento
2 34 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 24 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (0.54%) 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
1 183 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 175 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 74 (1.90%) GitHub
4 72 (1.85%) SaaS
5 39 (1.00%) Google Analytics
6 22 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 15 (0.39%) Heroku
9 14 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 8 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.21%) PaaS
12 7 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (0.15%) Office 365
14 5 (0.13%) Force.com
15 4 (0.10%) AdWords
15 4 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.10%) Sage Pay
16 3 (0.077%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 2 (0.051%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 109 (2.80%) Internet
2 101 (2.59%) HTTP
3 50 (1.28%) Intranet
4 28 (0.72%) FTP
5 24 (0.62%) SMTP
6 15 (0.39%) SSL
7 12 (0.31%) DNS
8 11 (0.28%) ATM
9 8 (0.21%) SMS
9 8 (0.21%) SSH
10 6 (0.15%) LDAP
11 5 (0.13%) Skype
11 5 (0.13%) Wireless
12 4 (0.10%) Firewall
13 3 (0.077%) TCP/IP
13 3 (0.077%) Value-Added Service
14 2 (0.051%) Broadband
14 2 (0.051%) Extranet
14 2 (0.051%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.051%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 975 (25.03%) SQL Server
2 850 (21.82%) MySQL
3 150 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 125 (3.21%) NoSQL
5 116 (2.98%) MongoDB
6 77 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
7 73 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 63 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 46 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 45 (1.16%) Redis
11 41 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
12 39 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 34 (0.87%) Big Data
13 34 (0.87%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.31%) QGIS
15 11 (0.28%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
16 10 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 9 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 704 (18.07%) Git (software)
2 286 (7.34%) Visual Studio
3 196 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 167 (4.29%) Subversion
5 142 (3.64%) gulp
6 119 (3.05%) JIRA
7 118 (3.03%) Grunt
8 89 (2.28%) Jenkins
9 76 (1.95%) TeamCity
10 66 (1.69%) webpack
11 64 (1.64%) NUnit
12 57 (1.46%) Selenium
13 45 (1.16%) Mocha
14 39 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
15 31 (0.80%) Bower
15 31 (0.80%) SpecFlow
16 29 (0.74%) Jasmine
17 28 (0.72%) Mercurial
18 27 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
19 25 (0.64%) PHPUnit
General
1 395 (10.14%) Marketing
2 383 (9.83%) Finance
3 179 (4.59%) Retail
4 177 (4.54%) Games
5 114 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 78 (2.00%) Banking
7 64 (1.64%) Advertising
8 56 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 52 (1.33%) Automotive
10 51 (1.31%) Electronics
11 45 (1.16%) Publishing
12 40 (1.03%) Legal
13 22 (0.56%) Back Office
14 14 (0.36%) Front Office
15 13 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.28%) Investment Banking
17 10 (0.26%) Military
18 9 (0.23%) Billing
18 9 (0.23%) Law
19 8 (0.21%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3048 (78.23%) HTML
2 2981 (76.51%) CSS
3 1672 (42.92%) .NET
4 1532 (39.32%) jQuery
5 1357 (34.83%) AngularJS
6 1290 (33.11%) HTML5
7 1209 (31.03%) ASP.NET
8 889 (22.82%) CSS3
9 577 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 488 (12.53%) React
11 483 (12.40%) Web Services
12 454 (11.65%) Ajax
13 431 (11.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 411 (10.55%) .NET Framework
15 385 (9.88%) Node.js
16 357 (9.16%) XML
17 355 (9.11%) Sass
18 339 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
19 313 (8.03%) JSON
20 309 (7.93%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 506 (12.99%) User Experience
2 310 (7.96%) Computer Science
3 190 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 159 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
5 116 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
6 73 (1.87%) iPad
7 66 (1.69%) Social Media
8 65 (1.67%) e-Learning
9 54 (1.39%) Fintech
10 51 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
11 45 (1.16%) W3C
12 39 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
13 27 (0.69%) Graphic Design
14 26 (0.67%) N-Tier
15 22 (0.56%) Digital Media
15 22 (0.56%) Internet of Things
16 19 (0.49%) NHS
17 18 (0.46%) Online Games
18 17 (0.44%) BBC
19 13 (0.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 394 (10.11%) Linux
2 167 (4.29%) Windows
3 132 (3.39%) Android
4 104 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 52 (1.33%) Unix
6 22 (0.56%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.33%) Debian
8 11 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 10 (0.26%) CentOS
10 8 (0.21%) 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 3656 (93.84%) Web Development
2 1377 (35.34%) MVC
3 1179 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
4 590 (15.14%) Front End Development
5 587 (15.07%) OO
6 519 (13.32%) E-Commerce
7 467 (11.99%) TDD
8 406 (10.42%) Scrum
9 364 (9.34%) OOP
10 318 (8.16%) Web Design
11 296 (7.60%) Responsive Web Design
12 295 (7.57%) Software Engineering
13 181 (4.65%) Unit Testing
14 178 (4.57%) SDLC
15 158 (4.06%) Continuous Integration
16 153 (3.93%) Mentoring
17 147 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
18 146 (3.75%) Content Management
18 146 (3.75%) SEO
19 145 (3.72%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3271 (83.96%) JavaScript
2 1558 (39.99%) C#
3 1311 (33.65%) PHP
4 954 (24.49%) SQL
5 406 (10.42%) Java
6 259 (6.65%) T-SQL
7 187 (4.80%) Python
8 168 (4.31%) VB.NET
9 121 (3.11%) TypeScript
10 100 (2.57%) Ruby
11 94 (2.41%) ES6
12 82 (2.10%) C
13 67 (1.72%) C++
14 59 (1.51%) Perl
15 52 (1.33%) PHP 5
16 42 (1.08%) VBScript
17 39 (1.00%) PHP 7
18 36 (0.92%) VB
19 28 (0.72%) Go
20 23 (0.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 510 (13.09%) Degree
2 167 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (0.74%) Security Cleared
4 18 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (0.39%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.31%) PhD
7 11 (0.28%) A+ Certification
8 7 (0.18%) MCTS
9 3 (0.077%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.051%) HND
10 2 (0.051%) MCP
10 2 (0.051%) MCPD
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 (1.72%) QA
2 6 (0.15%) WCAG
3 2 (0.051%) SLA
3 2 (0.051%) WAI
4 1 (0.026%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.026%) GCP
4 1 (0.026%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.026%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (0.95%) 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
1 510 (13.09%) Microsoft
2 150 (3.85%) Zend
3 124 (3.18%) Adobe
4 116 (2.98%) Google
5 93 (2.39%) Sitecore
6 85 (2.18%) Oracle
7 39 (1.00%) SAP
8 30 (0.77%) Xamarin
9 29 (0.74%) Twitter
10 27 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
11 26 (0.67%) Facebook
12 23 (0.59%) PayPal
13 14 (0.36%) Optimizely
14 13 (0.33%) hybris
15 11 (0.28%) Qubit
15 11 (0.28%) Telerik
16 10 (0.26%) Atlassian
17 9 (0.23%) Perforce
17 9 (0.23%) Progress
18 8 (0.21%) IBM
London
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
Certus Recruitment Group
Salary: 30-35k + Executive Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cornwall
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £38000 per annum + Early finish Friday + more!
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £37k - 40k per year + Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Longfield, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000
Posted: 19 hours ago