Period
to 24 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 6 months to 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Development
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 108 80 76
Rank change year-on-year -28 -4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Web Development 3,803 1,932 5,315
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.10% 3.94% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 4.22% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,564 1,606 4,536
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,125 £28,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,375 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -

Web Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 115,165 45,745 130,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 93.97% 93.21% 92.62%
Number of salaries quoted 77,079 37,778 103,860
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Web Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in the UK

Web Development
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Web Development in the UK

Web Development
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Development over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Web Development in the UK

Web Development
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 Development within the UK over the 6 months to 24 September 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
England -30 3,392 £50,000 +5.26% 700
UK excluding London -47 2,072 £44,000 -2.22% 504
London +6 1,417 £60,000 - 231
Work from Home -45 894 £47,500 -3.06% 164
South East -6 863 £45,000 - 112
North of England -74 394 £40,000 -11.11% 155
Midlands -50 290 £42,500 -5.56% 102
South West -36 241 £43,500 +7.41% 45
Yorkshire -44 194 £40,000 -5.33% 47
West Midlands -45 191 £45,000 - 63
North West -73 170 £40,000 -13.51% 82
East of England -86 115 £50,000 - 51
Scotland -51 109 £46,000 +4.55% 33
East Midlands -54 98 £40,000 -11.11% 39
Northern Ireland -21 39 £34,750 +10.32% 2
North East -45 30 £40,500 -14.74% 26
Wales -38 27 £36,154 +0.43% 4

For the 6 months to 24 September 2021, IT jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Web Development.

1 2,571 (67.60%) JavaScript
2 1,955 (51.41%) HTML
3 1,828 (48.07%) CSS
4 1,465 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
5 1,360 (35.76%) React
6 1,085 (28.53%) .NET
7 1,039 (27.32%) Full Stack Development
8 1,034 (27.19%) AngularJS
9 1,026 (26.98%) C#
10 967 (25.43%) Git (software)
11 962 (25.30%) PHP
12 916 (24.09%) SQL
13 915 (24.06%) Social Skills
14 827 (21.75%) Node.js
15 805 (21.17%) User Experience
16 785 (20.64%) Front End Development
17 748 (19.67%) Azure
18 740 (19.46%) TypeScript
19 707 (18.59%) HTML5
20 686 (18.04%) MySQL
21 619 (16.28%) AWS
22 616 (16.20%) MVC
23 615 (16.17%) SQL Server
24 610 (16.04%) DevOps
25 609 (16.01%) Software Engineering
26 550 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
27 527 (13.86%) Scrum
28 518 (13.62%) Microsoft
29 501 (13.17%) TDD
30 500 (13.15%) Java

Web Development
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
1 487 (12.81%) CMS
2 393 (10.33%) WordPress
3 125 (3.29%) IIS
4 120 (3.16%) Apache
5 111 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
6 95 (2.50%) nginx
6 95 (2.50%) Umbraco
7 67 (1.76%) EPiServer
8 64 (1.68%) SharePoint
9 60 (1.58%) Headless CMS
10 56 (1.47%) Drupal
11 53 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
12 50 (1.31%) Confluence
13 46 (1.21%) Kentico
14 29 (0.76%) Apache Spark
15 15 (0.39%) Joomla!
15 15 (0.39%) Tomcat
16 14 (0.37%) Traefik
17 13 (0.34%) MODX
18 12 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 64 (1.68%) Figma
2 61 (1.60%) Photoshop
3 38 (1.00%) Adobe XD
4 32 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 27 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
6 22 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 20 (0.53%) Campfire
7 20 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
7 20 (0.53%) Sketch
8 18 (0.47%) MS Visio
9 16 (0.42%) InVision
10 11 (0.29%) InDesign
11 6 (0.16%) Chatbot
12 5 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 2 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.026%) Blender
14 1 (0.026%) EngageOne
14 1 (0.026%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.026%) PrintSoft PReS
14 1 (0.026%) Revit
Business Applications
1 123 (3.23%) Magento
2 83 (2.18%) Shopify
3 31 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 29 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
5 12 (0.32%) WebTrends
6 10 (0.26%) NetSuite
7 8 (0.21%) nopCommerce
8 7 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
9 6 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.13%) OpenCart
10 5 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
11 3 (0.079%) Sage 300 ERP
11 3 (0.079%) Sage CRM
12 2 (0.053%) Dynamics GP
12 2 (0.053%) SAP Business One
12 2 (0.053%) Sentinel
13 1 (0.026%) Dynamics AX
13 1 (0.026%) PlanetPress Connect
13 1 (0.026%) SDL Web 8
13 1 (0.026%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 748 (19.67%) Azure
2 619 (16.28%) AWS
3 239 (6.28%) SaaS
4 231 (6.07%) GitHub
5 162 (4.26%) GCP
6 157 (4.13%) Serverless
7 135 (3.55%) npm
8 80 (2.10%) AWS Lambda
9 68 (1.79%) Google Analytics
10 66 (1.74%) Amazon S3
11 56 (1.47%) Power Platform
12 54 (1.42%) Azure Functions
13 45 (1.18%) Yarn
14 42 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
14 42 (1.10%) OpenShift
15 41 (1.08%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 39 (1.03%) Azure Event Grid
17 36 (0.95%) PaaS
18 28 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
18 28 (0.74%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 142 (3.73%) HTTP
2 78 (2.05%) Internet
3 63 (1.66%) DNS
4 27 (0.71%) Intranet
5 24 (0.63%) Broadband
6 14 (0.37%) Network Security
7 11 (0.29%) LAN
8 10 (0.26%) WAN
9 9 (0.24%) SSL
10 7 (0.18%) Wireless
11 6 (0.16%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.16%) VoIP
12 4 (0.11%) ASN.1
12 4 (0.11%) DHCP
12 4 (0.11%) Firewall
12 4 (0.11%) FTP
12 4 (0.11%) MQTT
12 4 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (0.11%) VPN
13 3 (0.079%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 686 (18.04%) MySQL
2 615 (16.17%) SQL Server
3 238 (6.26%) Relational Database
4 228 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
5 210 (5.52%) MongoDB
6 186 (4.89%) NoSQL
7 140 (3.68%) Redis
8 51 (1.34%) MariaDB
8 51 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 46 (1.21%) Big Data
10 44 (1.16%) Power BI
11 33 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 32 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
12 32 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 31 (0.82%) Blockchain
13 31 (0.82%) RDBMS
14 27 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
15 22 (0.58%) Hadoop
16 21 (0.55%) Tableau
17 20 (0.53%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 967 (25.43%) Git (software)
2 233 (6.13%) webpack
3 194 (5.10%) JIRA
4 169 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 157 (4.13%) Visual Studio
6 97 (2.55%) gulp
7 88 (2.31%) GitLab
8 80 (2.10%) Bitbucket
9 72 (1.89%) Cypress.io
10 71 (1.87%) Jasmine
10 71 (1.87%) Selenium
11 63 (1.66%) Grunt
12 61 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
13 59 (1.55%) Mocha
14 44 (1.16%) git-flow
15 43 (1.13%) Gradle
16 42 (1.10%) Babel
17 37 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
18 35 (0.92%) TeamCity
19 34 (0.89%) Storybook
General
1 915 (24.06%) Social Skills
2 477 (12.54%) Finance
3 451 (11.86%) Marketing
4 235 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
5 197 (5.18%) Retail
6 129 (3.39%) Organisational Skills
7 86 (2.26%) Public Sector
8 80 (2.10%) Games
9 66 (1.74%) Presentation Skills
10 62 (1.63%) Manufacturing
11 59 (1.55%) Banking
12 53 (1.39%) Law
13 51 (1.34%) Advertising
14 50 (1.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 42 (1.10%) Legal
16 39 (1.03%) Publishing
17 35 (0.92%) Influencing Skills
18 33 (0.87%) Telecoms
19 28 (0.74%) Electronics
20 24 (0.63%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 2,869 (75.44%) Developer
2 955 (25.11%) Web Developer
3 555 (14.59%) Senior Developer
4 466 (12.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 397 (10.44%) .NET Developer
6 396 (10.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 366 (9.62%) PHP Developer
8 237 (6.23%) Senior Web Developer
9 234 (6.15%) Software Engineer
10 223 (5.86%) C# Developer
11 188 (4.94%) React Developer
12 178 (4.68%) Software Developer
13 168 (4.42%) JavaScript Developer
14 151 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
15 145 (3.81%) Angular Developer
16 110 (2.89%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 108 (2.84%) Java Developer
18 98 (2.58%) Senior Front-End Developer
19 94 (2.47%) Junior
20 93 (2.45%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,955 (51.41%) HTML
2 1,828 (48.07%) CSS
3 1,360 (35.76%) React
4 1,085 (28.53%) .NET
5 1,034 (27.19%) AngularJS
6 827 (21.75%) Node.js
7 707 (18.59%) HTML5
8 499 (13.12%) Vue.js
9 480 (12.62%) Web Services
10 475 (12.49%) jQuery
11 467 (12.28%) REST
12 465 (12.23%) Sass
13 451 (11.86%) CSS3
14 447 (11.75%) ASP.NET
15 406 (10.68%) RESTful
16 382 (10.04%) .NET Core
17 352 (9.26%) Laravel
18 334 (8.78%) .NET Framework
19 250 (6.57%) Redux
20 234 (6.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 805 (21.17%) User Experience
2 221 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
3 164 (4.31%) Mobile App
4 107 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
5 52 (1.37%) Virtual Team
6 49 (1.29%) W3C
7 48 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
8 40 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 38 (1.00%) NHS
10 36 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 36 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
11 32 (0.84%) Augmented Reality
12 29 (0.76%) Data Structures
12 29 (0.76%) Social Media
13 25 (0.66%) BBC
14 24 (0.63%) Animation
14 24 (0.63%) Legacy Systems
15 22 (0.58%) Blog
15 22 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
16 21 (0.55%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 366 (9.62%) Linux
2 229 (6.02%) Windows
3 208 (5.47%) Android
4 185 (4.86%) Apple iOS
5 60 (1.58%) Windows Server
6 29 (0.76%) Ubuntu
7 25 (0.66%) Unix
8 16 (0.42%) Mac OS
9 13 (0.34%) Windows 10
10 11 (0.29%) CentOS
11 10 (0.26%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
13 6 (0.16%) tvOS
13 6 (0.16%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.079%) AIX
14 3 (0.079%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.079%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.079%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,465 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 1,039 (27.32%) Full Stack Development
3 785 (20.64%) Front End Development
4 616 (16.20%) MVC
5 610 (16.04%) DevOps
6 609 (16.01%) Software Engineering
7 550 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
8 527 (13.86%) Scrum
9 501 (13.17%) TDD
10 465 (12.23%) E-Commerce
11 456 (11.99%) Microservices
12 397 (10.44%) OOP
13 371 (9.76%) Unit Testing
14 355 (9.33%) Computer Science
15 346 (9.10%) OO
16 344 (9.05%) Test Automation
17 336 (8.84%) Mentoring
18 334 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
19 307 (8.07%) SDLC
20 246 (6.47%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2,571 (67.60%) JavaScript
2 1,026 (26.98%) C#
3 962 (25.30%) PHP
4 916 (24.09%) SQL
5 740 (19.46%) TypeScript
6 500 (13.15%) Java
7 416 (10.94%) Python
8 188 (4.94%) ES6
9 103 (2.71%) Ruby
10 87 (2.29%) Scala
11 86 (2.26%) T-SQL
12 70 (1.84%) Kotlin
13 69 (1.81%) Go
14 68 (1.79%) C
15 67 (1.76%) C++
16 57 (1.50%) PHP 7
17 47 (1.24%) Bash Shell
18 45 (1.18%) VB.NET
19 44 (1.16%) VB
20 40 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 334 (8.78%) Degree
2 130 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (1.53%) Master's Degree
4 50 (1.31%) Security Cleared
5 38 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 33 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 27 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
8 23 (0.60%) PhD
9 15 (0.39%) MCSD
10 14 (0.37%) DBS Check
11 13 (0.34%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
13 6 (0.16%) ISEB
13 6 (0.16%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.16%) PMP
14 5 (0.13%) HNC
14 5 (0.13%) HND
15 4 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 3 (0.079%) DV Cleared
16 3 (0.079%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 288 (7.57%) Accessibility
2 225 (5.92%) QA
3 35 (0.92%) GDPR
4 31 (0.82%) WCAG
5 14 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.37%) SLA
6 12 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.32%) WAI
7 9 (0.24%) PSD2
8 3 (0.079%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.079%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (0.079%) TickIT
9 2 (0.053%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.053%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.053%) PMO
10 1 (0.026%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 387 (10.18%) Docker
2 14 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.34%) Firmware
4 8 (0.21%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.18%) Ceph
6 1 (0.026%) KVM
6 1 (0.026%) NFS
6 1 (0.026%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 255 (6.71%) Kubernetes
2 30 (0.79%) Hadoop YARN
3 29 (0.76%) Terraform
4 22 (0.58%) Puppet
5 19 (0.50%) Bugsnag
6 17 (0.45%) Ansible
7 14 (0.37%) Istio
8 9 (0.24%) Kibana
9 7 (0.18%) Galera Cluster
9 7 (0.18%) MIIS
9 7 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.11%) Kubeflow
11 3 (0.079%) Jamf Pro
12 2 (0.053%) Plesk
13 1 (0.026%) cPanel
13 1 (0.026%) FlexNet
13 1 (0.026%) Grafana
13 1 (0.026%) Nagios
13 1 (0.026%) OpenNebula
13 1 (0.026%) Salt
Vendors
1 518 (13.62%) Microsoft
2 253 (6.65%) Google
3 147 (3.87%) Adobe
4 96 (2.52%) Oracle
5 79 (2.08%) Zend
6 67 (1.76%) WooCommerce
7 59 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
8 54 (1.42%) Sitecore
9 38 (1.00%) SAP
10 37 (0.97%) Apple
11 27 (0.71%) Mercator
12 22 (0.58%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 20 (0.53%) Facebook
13 20 (0.53%) Samsung
13 20 (0.53%) Xamarin
14 19 (0.50%) Atlassian
14 19 (0.50%) MuleSoft
15 18 (0.47%) Dynatrace
15 18 (0.47%) Sage
16 17 (0.45%) Optimizely