Period
to 12 May 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 12 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Development
UK
6 months to
12 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 90 83 77
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6 -24
Permanent jobs citing Web Development 3,067 3,633 5,497
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.46% 3.69% 3.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 3.99% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,307 3,040 4,646
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £43,250
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +9.83% +1.76%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 82,170 90,973 134,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.70% 92.30% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 61,821 73,105 106,302
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

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 12 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Web Development in the UK

Web Development
Top 18 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 12 May 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 -5 2,738 £47,500 - 730
UK excluding London -16 1,928 £40,000 -5.88% 611
London +20 959 £62,500 +4.17% 156
Work from Home -25 651 £45,000 -10.00% 181
South East -8 608 £45,420 +0.93% 157
North of England +7 435 £40,000 - 178
Midlands -13 292 £37,501 -6.25% 146
South West -29 261 £40,000 -4.76% 49
North West +18 207 £42,500 -3.41% 93
Yorkshire -3 195 £40,000 +6.67% 63
West Midlands -19 179 £42,500 +4.94% 84
Scotland -16 122 £37,500 -12.79% 21
East of England -28 122 £44,000 -2.22% 43
East Midlands -6 113 £35,000 -12.50% 60
Wales +8 42 £36,154 -9.62% 12
Northern Ireland +1 35 £32,500 -28.57% 5
North East -7 33 £37,500 +17.19% 22
Isle of Man - 11 - -

For the 6 months to 12 May 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 2,198 (71.67%) JavaScript
2 1,687 (55.00%) HTML
3 1,602 (52.23%) CSS
4 1,072 (34.95%) PHP
5 1,027 (33.49%) Agile Software Development
6 898 (29.28%) C#
7 881 (28.73%) SQL
8 878 (28.63%) .NET
9 777 (25.33%) React
10 743 (24.23%) Git (software)
11 702 (22.89%) AngularJS
12 635 (20.70%) MVC
13 626 (20.41%) HTML5
13 626 (20.41%) Social Skills
14 618 (20.15%) MySQL
15 529 (17.25%) SQL Server
16 517 (16.86%) Java
17 513 (16.73%) Azure
18 491 (16.01%) User Experience
19 481 (15.68%) jQuery
20 479 (15.62%) Front End Development
21 454 (14.80%) ASP.NET
21 454 (14.80%) Vue.js
22 441 (14.38%) Python
23 438 (14.28%) E-Commerce
24 437 (14.25%) Node.js
25 424 (13.82%) DevOps
26 408 (13.30%) Software Engineering
27 397 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
28 396 (12.91%) Microsoft

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
1 286 (9.33%) CMS
2 235 (7.66%) WordPress
3 75 (2.45%) IIS
4 73 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
5 59 (1.92%) Confluence
6 51 (1.66%) Drupal
6 51 (1.66%) SharePoint
7 49 (1.60%) Apache
8 42 (1.37%) Umbraco
9 41 (1.34%) nginx
10 26 (0.85%) EPiServer
11 18 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
12 11 (0.36%) Apache Spark
13 9 (0.29%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.29%) Kentico
14 8 (0.26%) Headless CMS
14 8 (0.26%) Joomla!
14 8 (0.26%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 62 (2.02%) Photoshop
2 46 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 27 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 21 (0.68%) Adobe XD
6 18 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
7 11 (0.36%) Figma
7 11 (0.36%) Sketch
8 10 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 9 (0.29%) Chatbot
10 6 (0.20%) InDesign
10 6 (0.20%) Revit
11 5 (0.16%) AutoCAD
12 4 (0.13%) Campfire
12 4 (0.13%) GIMP
12 4 (0.13%) InVision
12 4 (0.13%) MS Visio
13 1 (0.033%) EngageOne
13 1 (0.033%) Gephi
13 1 (0.033%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 107 (3.49%) Magento
2 59 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 39 (1.27%) Shopify
4 17 (0.55%) OpenCart
5 12 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.13%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.065%) Sage 300 ERP
8 2 (0.065%) Sage CRM
8 2 (0.065%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.065%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.033%) Adaptiv
9 1 (0.033%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.033%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.033%) PlanetPress Connect
9 1 (0.033%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.033%) SessionCam
9 1 (0.033%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 513 (16.73%) Azure
2 390 (12.72%) AWS
3 174 (5.67%) SaaS
4 118 (3.85%) GitHub
5 81 (2.64%) Serverless
6 71 (2.31%) Power Platform
7 66 (2.15%) npm
8 63 (2.05%) GCP
9 58 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
10 53 (1.73%) PowerApps
11 52 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
12 50 (1.63%) Google Analytics
13 49 (1.60%) Amazon S3
14 43 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
15 29 (0.95%) Yarn
16 26 (0.85%) PaaS
17 24 (0.78%) Azure Functions
18 21 (0.68%) Asana
19 20 (0.65%) Amazon Alexa
20 19 (0.62%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.25%) HTTP
2 36 (1.17%) Internet
3 28 (0.91%) DNS
4 25 (0.82%) Intranet
5 16 (0.52%) Network Security
6 13 (0.42%) SSL
7 9 (0.29%) LAN
8 8 (0.26%) WAN
9 7 (0.23%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (0.20%) Wireless
11 5 (0.16%) Broadband
11 5 (0.16%) DHCP
11 5 (0.16%) Firewall
11 5 (0.16%) VoIP
12 3 (0.098%) MQTT
13 2 (0.065%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (0.065%) Cisco PIX
13 2 (0.065%) NFC
13 2 (0.065%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 618 (20.15%) MySQL
2 529 (17.25%) SQL Server
3 175 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 153 (4.99%) Relational Database
5 123 (4.01%) MongoDB
6 122 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
7 75 (2.45%) Redis
8 68 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 65 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 37 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
11 33 (1.08%) Power BI
12 28 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
13 26 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 26 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
14 25 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
15 23 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (0.72%) MariaDB
17 21 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
18 19 (0.62%) Oracle Database
19 16 (0.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 743 (24.23%) Git (software)
2 177 (5.77%) JIRA
3 164 (5.35%) Visual Studio
4 120 (3.91%) webpack
5 117 (3.81%) Jenkins
6 74 (2.41%) gulp
7 66 (2.15%) Grunt
8 54 (1.76%) Bitbucket
8 54 (1.76%) Selenium
9 52 (1.70%) Cypress.io
9 52 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
10 43 (1.40%) TeamCity
11 37 (1.21%) GitLab
12 36 (1.17%) Storybook
13 34 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (0.62%) Babel
14 19 (0.62%) Gradle
14 19 (0.62%) Maven
15 17 (0.55%) Subversion
16 16 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 626 (20.41%) Social Skills
2 376 (12.26%) Finance
3 284 (9.26%) Marketing
4 213 (6.94%) Retail
5 170 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
6 107 (3.49%) Manufacturing
7 106 (3.46%) Multimedia
8 87 (2.84%) Banking
9 86 (2.80%) Games
10 66 (2.15%) Public Sector
11 51 (1.66%) Telecoms
12 45 (1.47%) Organisational Skills
13 44 (1.43%) Advertising
14 41 (1.34%) Electronics
15 37 (1.21%) Documentation Skills
16 30 (0.98%) Private Banking
17 22 (0.72%) Back Office
18 20 (0.65%) Law
19 19 (0.62%) Investment Banking
19 19 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2,479 (80.83%) Developer
2 869 (28.33%) Web Developer
3 457 (14.90%) PHP Developer
4 378 (12.32%) Senior Developer
5 334 (10.89%) Full Stack Developer
6 312 (10.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 311 (10.14%) .NET Developer
8 215 (7.01%) C# Developer
9 179 (5.84%) JavaScript Developer
10 178 (5.80%) Software Developer
11 151 (4.92%) React Developer
12 140 (4.56%) Software Engineer
13 132 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
14 126 (4.11%) Junior
15 119 (3.88%) Junior Developer
16 116 (3.78%) PHP Web Developer
17 106 (3.46%) Senior Web Developer
18 101 (3.29%) Trainee Developer
19 98 (3.20%) Trainee Web Developer
20 93 (3.03%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,687 (55.00%) HTML
2 1,602 (52.23%) CSS
3 878 (28.63%) .NET
4 777 (25.33%) React
5 702 (22.89%) AngularJS
6 626 (20.41%) HTML5
7 481 (15.68%) jQuery
8 454 (14.80%) ASP.NET
8 454 (14.80%) Vue.js
9 437 (14.25%) Node.js
10 394 (12.85%) Web Services
11 382 (12.46%) CSS3
12 377 (12.29%) Laravel
13 308 (10.04%) RESTful
14 295 (9.62%) Sass
15 292 (9.52%) .NET Core
16 268 (8.74%) REST
17 248 (8.09%) .NET Framework
18 235 (7.66%) Symfony
19 199 (6.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 491 (16.01%) User Experience
2 199 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
3 165 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 91 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
5 57 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
6 38 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (1.14%) Virtual Team
8 31 (1.01%) Social Media
9 26 (0.85%) Animation
10 24 (0.78%) e-Learning
11 23 (0.75%) Cloud Native
12 22 (0.72%) Data Structures
13 21 (0.68%) Graphic Design
13 21 (0.68%) Management Information System
14 18 (0.59%) Algorithms
14 18 (0.59%) Blog
15 16 (0.52%) W3C
16 15 (0.49%) NHS
16 15 (0.49%) Online Games
16 15 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 391 (12.75%) Linux
2 133 (4.34%) Windows
3 125 (4.08%) Android
4 110 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 54 (1.76%) Ubuntu
6 43 (1.40%) Unix
7 22 (0.72%) Windows Server
8 18 (0.59%) CentOS
9 10 (0.33%) Debian
10 6 (0.20%) tvOS
10 6 (0.20%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
12 4 (0.13%) Alpine Linux
12 4 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.098%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.065%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.065%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.065%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.065%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,027 (33.49%) Agile Software Development
2 635 (20.70%) MVC
3 479 (15.62%) Front End Development
4 438 (14.28%) E-Commerce
5 424 (13.82%) DevOps
6 408 (13.30%) Software Engineering
7 397 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
8 355 (11.57%) OOP
9 338 (11.02%) Scrum
10 336 (10.96%) Microservices
11 315 (10.27%) Computer Science
12 310 (10.11%) TDD
13 309 (10.07%) OO
14 233 (7.60%) Unit Testing
15 194 (6.33%) Test Automation
16 172 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
17 162 (5.28%) Mentoring
18 144 (4.70%) Analytics
19 142 (4.63%) SDLC
20 123 (4.01%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2,198 (71.67%) JavaScript
2 1,072 (34.95%) PHP
3 898 (29.28%) C#
4 881 (28.73%) SQL
5 517 (16.86%) Java
6 441 (14.38%) Python
7 386 (12.59%) TypeScript
8 94 (3.06%) ES6
9 76 (2.48%) Ruby
10 72 (2.35%) T-SQL
11 70 (2.28%) PHP 7
12 59 (1.92%) C++
13 55 (1.79%) Bash Shell
14 47 (1.53%) C
15 41 (1.34%) Scala
16 40 (1.30%) VB.NET
17 34 (1.11%) Go
18 33 (1.08%) Apple Swift
18 33 (1.08%) Objective-C
19 30 (0.98%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 394 (12.85%) Degree
2 142 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (1.40%) Master's Degree
4 38 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (1.17%) Security Cleared
6 30 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 20 (0.65%) HNC
8 19 (0.62%) MCSD
9 13 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
10 9 (0.29%) AWS Certification
11 7 (0.23%) HND
12 5 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 4 (0.13%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.13%) PMP
14 3 (0.098%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.098%) Postgraduate
15 2 (0.065%) CTC Cleared
15 2 (0.065%) GPEN
15 2 (0.065%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.065%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (4.96%) QA
2 25 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (0.68%) SLA
4 16 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.49%) GDPR
6 10 (0.33%) WCAG
7 3 (0.098%) Good Clinical Practice
8 2 (0.065%) NIST
9 1 (0.033%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.033%) PMO
System Software
1 336 (10.96%) Docker
2 15 (0.49%) Firmware
3 10 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.26%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.16%) LXC
7 3 (0.098%) Ceph
8 2 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.065%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.065%) vSphere
9 1 (0.033%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.033%) KVM
9 1 (0.033%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.033%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 176 (5.74%) Kubernetes
2 44 (1.43%) Terraform
3 29 (0.95%) Ansible
4 23 (0.75%) Puppet
5 9 (0.29%) MIIS
6 5 (0.16%) Istio
7 3 (0.098%) Galera Cluster
7 3 (0.098%) Kibana
7 3 (0.098%) Nessus
8 2 (0.065%) Icinga
8 2 (0.065%) SCCM
8 2 (0.065%) SCOM
8 2 (0.065%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.033%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.033%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.033%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.033%) OpenView
9 1 (0.033%) Salt
9 1 (0.033%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.033%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 396 (12.91%) Microsoft
2 141 (4.60%) Google
3 107 (3.49%) Adobe
4 90 (2.93%) Zend
5 75 (2.45%) Oracle
6 40 (1.30%) WooCommerce
7 37 (1.21%) SAP
8 34 (1.11%) Sitecore
9 28 (0.91%) Xamarin
10 25 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (0.62%) Atlassian
12 16 (0.52%) Apple
13 15 (0.49%) Facebook
14 13 (0.42%) Mercator
14 13 (0.42%) Splunk
15 12 (0.39%) Autodesk
15 12 (0.39%) Samsung
16 11 (0.36%) Sage
17 9 (0.29%) Kony
18 8 (0.26%) Cisco