Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Development
UK
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 52 41
Rank change year-on-year -12 -11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Web Development 6,865 9,302 10,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.33% 5.21% 5.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 5.66% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5,898 8,285 9,501
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,300 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

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 145,362 164,208 169,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.61% 91.89% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 114,777 130,654 140,219
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in the UK

Web Development
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Development.

Salary trend for Web Development in the UK

Web Development
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

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 19 December 2018. 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 -12 6,397 £45,000 +5.88% 1,426
UK excluding London -12 4,426 £40,000 +3.90% 1,148
London -10 2,289 £60,000 +14.29% 372
South East -12 1,448 £42,000 +5.00% 223
North of England -11 967 £40,000 +6.67% 324
Midlands -15 620 £37,500 +7.14% 241
North West -2 594 £42,500 +13.33% 174
East of England -4 528 £42,500 -1.16% 136
South West -16 523 £37,500 -2.60% 131
West Midlands -27 361 £37,500 +7.14% 128
Yorkshire -30 285 £39,000 +4.00% 118
East Midlands 0 257 £37,500 +7.14% 113
Scotland -4 217 £40,000 +6.67% 47
North East -17 87 £37,500 +15.38% 32
Wales -18 74 £36,250 +3.57% 34
Northern Ireland +11 43 £35,000 +11.11% 12
Channel Islands - 5 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 4,730 (68.90%) JavaScript
2 4,213 (61.37%) HTML
3 3,998 (58.24%) CSS
4 2,682 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
5 2,443 (35.59%) C#
6 2,380 (34.67%) .NET
7 2,033 (29.61%) AngularJS
8 1,982 (28.87%) MVC
9 1,829 (26.64%) SQL
10 1,745 (25.42%) PHP
11 1,649 (24.02%) jQuery
12 1,604 (23.36%) ASP.NET
13 1,568 (22.84%) HTML5
14 1,452 (21.15%) SQL Server
14 1,452 (21.15%) Git (software)
15 1,154 (16.81%) Java
16 1,131 (16.47%) React
17 1,122 (16.34%) MySQL
18 1,094 (15.94%) Front End Development
19 1,036 (15.09%) Microsoft
20 1,019 (14.84%) Finance
21 981 (14.29%) Software Engineering
22 979 (14.26%) User Experience
23 967 (14.09%) TDD
24 944 (13.75%) CSS3
25 930 (13.55%) Web Services
26 913 (13.30%) Degree
27 899 (13.10%) Scrum
28 858 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
29 772 (11.25%) Node.js

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
1 667 (9.72%) CMS
2 412 (6.00%) WordPress
3 251 (3.66%) Apache
4 202 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
5 182 (2.65%) Umbraco
6 177 (2.58%) Drupal
7 147 (2.14%) IIS
7 147 (2.14%) SharePoint
8 101 (1.47%) Confluence
9 84 (1.22%) nginx
10 70 (1.02%) Tomcat
11 67 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
12 39 (0.57%) Apache Spark
13 31 (0.45%) Joomla!
14 30 (0.44%) EPiServer
15 27 (0.39%) Kentico
15 27 (0.39%) WebLogic
16 26 (0.38%) GlassFish
17 23 (0.34%) Apache Solr
18 19 (0.28%) Moodle
Applications
1 202 (2.94%) Photoshop
2 122 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 88 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
4 72 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
5 51 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 45 (0.66%) MS Visio
7 42 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
8 30 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
9 21 (0.31%) InVision
10 13 (0.19%) GIMP
11 11 (0.16%) InDesign
12 10 (0.15%) Fireworks
13 8 (0.12%) AutoCAD
14 4 (0.058%) Acrobat
14 4 (0.058%) Adobe After Effects
14 4 (0.058%) OmniGraffle
15 3 (0.044%) Adobe Premiere
16 2 (0.029%) FreeHand
17 1 (0.015%) Houdini
17 1 (0.015%) Revit
Business Applications
1 175 (2.55%) Magento
2 67 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 31 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
3 31 (0.45%) Shopify
4 12 (0.17%) WebTrends
5 8 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.087%) OpenCart
6 6 (0.087%) osCommerce
7 5 (0.073%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.058%) RiskWrite
8 4 (0.058%) Scribe Insight
8 4 (0.058%) SDL Web 8
9 3 (0.044%) iTrent
10 2 (0.029%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.029%) Odoo
10 2 (0.029%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.029%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.029%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.029%) SAP IS-U
11 1 (0.015%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 675 (9.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 575 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
3 206 (3.00%) GitHub
4 202 (2.94%) SaaS
5 135 (1.97%) npm
6 80 (1.17%) Serverless
7 73 (1.06%) Office 365
8 66 (0.96%) Google Analytics
9 61 (0.89%) PaaS
10 49 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
11 46 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
12 42 (0.61%) Heroku
13 36 (0.52%) IaaS
14 35 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
15 32 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
16 28 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
17 22 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 22 (0.32%) Amazon S3
18 18 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
18 18 (0.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 199 (2.90%) Internet
2 132 (1.92%) HTTP
3 115 (1.68%) Network Security
4 109 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
5 63 (0.92%) Intranet
6 39 (0.57%) DNS
7 35 (0.51%) SSL
8 25 (0.36%) Skype
9 20 (0.29%) Firewall
10 18 (0.26%) SMS
11 15 (0.22%) HTTPS
12 13 (0.19%) AMQP
13 10 (0.15%) VoIP
14 9 (0.13%) VPN
15 7 (0.10%) Broadband
15 7 (0.10%) DHCP
16 6 (0.087%) ATM
17 5 (0.073%) Extranet
17 5 (0.073%) MQTT
17 5 (0.073%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,452 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 1,122 (16.34%) MySQL
3 319 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 291 (4.24%) Relational Database
5 243 (3.54%) MongoDB
6 232 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
7 145 (2.11%) Redis
8 138 (2.01%) Big Data
9 120 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 115 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 81 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
12 69 (1.01%) Hadoop
13 52 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
14 50 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
15 48 (0.70%) Blockchain
16 41 (0.60%) MariaDB
17 39 (0.57%) Power BI
17 39 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 37 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
19 36 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1,452 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 435 (6.34%) Visual Studio
3 347 (5.05%) JIRA
4 300 (4.37%) Jenkins
5 269 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 263 (3.83%) Subversion
7 247 (3.60%) webpack
8 236 (3.44%) gulp
9 179 (2.61%) Grunt
10 160 (2.33%) Maven
11 155 (2.26%) Selenium
12 136 (1.98%) TeamCity
13 124 (1.81%) JUnit
14 113 (1.65%) Bitbucket
15 93 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
16 85 (1.24%) Jasmine
17 77 (1.12%) Babel
18 74 (1.08%) Cucumber
19 71 (1.03%) NUnit
20 65 (0.95%) PHPUnit
General
1 1,019 (14.84%) Finance
2 532 (7.75%) Marketing
3 367 (5.35%) Retail
4 257 (3.74%) Advertising
5 247 (3.60%) Banking
6 217 (3.16%) Games
7 161 (2.35%) Legal
8 126 (1.84%) Manufacturing
9 82 (1.19%) Telecoms
10 66 (0.96%) Publishing
11 59 (0.86%) Law
12 53 (0.77%) Automotive
13 51 (0.74%) Financial Institution
14 50 (0.73%) Electronics
15 48 (0.70%) Investment Banking
16 44 (0.64%) Back Office
17 31 (0.45%) Front Office
18 23 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
19 15 (0.22%) Multimedia
19 15 (0.22%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 5,515 (80.34%) Developer
2 2,241 (32.64%) Web Developer
3 1,058 (15.41%) .NET Developer
4 1,004 (14.62%) C# Developer
5 849 (12.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 798 (11.62%) Senior Developer
7 732 (10.66%) PHP Developer
8 625 (9.10%) C# .NET Developer
9 620 (9.03%) JavaScript Developer
10 520 (7.57%) Full Stack Developer
11 469 (6.83%) Software Developer
12 461 (6.72%) Java Developer
13 409 (5.96%) ASP.NET Developer
14 393 (5.72%) .NET Web Developer
15 359 (5.23%) C# Web Developer
16 327 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
17 325 (4.73%) HTML Developer
18 320 (4.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 314 (4.57%) Junior
20 308 (4.49%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,213 (61.37%) HTML
2 3,998 (58.24%) CSS
3 2,380 (34.67%) .NET
4 2,033 (29.61%) AngularJS
5 1,649 (24.02%) jQuery
6 1,604 (23.36%) ASP.NET
7 1,568 (22.84%) HTML5
8 1,131 (16.47%) React
9 944 (13.75%) CSS3
10 930 (13.55%) Web Services
11 858 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 772 (11.25%) Node.js
13 737 (10.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 722 (10.52%) Sass
15 666 (9.70%) REST
16 612 (8.91%) .NET Framework
17 588 (8.57%) RESTful
17 588 (8.57%) Spring
18 575 (8.38%) XML
19 571 (8.32%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 979 (14.26%) User Experience
2 464 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 451 (6.57%) Mobile App
4 359 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
5 288 (4.20%) Fintech
6 261 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
7 174 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 147 (2.14%) Social Media
9 130 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
10 100 (1.46%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 79 (1.15%) Algorithms
12 76 (1.11%) Graphic Design
13 70 (1.02%) Data Structures
14 41 (0.60%) NHS
15 36 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
15 36 (0.52%) W3C
16 35 (0.51%) Blog
17 33 (0.48%) Virtual Team
18 31 (0.45%) RIA
19 28 (0.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 741 (10.79%) Linux
2 490 (7.14%) Windows
3 243 (3.54%) Android
4 220 (3.20%) Apple iOS
5 82 (1.19%) Unix
6 44 (0.64%) Windows Server
7 37 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 27 (0.39%) CentOS
9 21 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 21 (0.31%) Mac OS X
9 21 (0.31%) Windows Phone
10 12 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.17%) Windows 10
10 12 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.13%) Debian
12 7 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
13 5 (0.073%) Amazon Linux
13 5 (0.073%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 5 (0.073%) Windows NT
13 5 (0.073%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,682 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
2 1,982 (28.87%) MVC
3 1,094 (15.94%) Front End Development
4 981 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 967 (14.09%) TDD
6 899 (13.10%) Scrum
7 742 (10.81%) OO
8 676 (9.85%) E-Commerce
9 660 (9.61%) Problem-Solving
10 585 (8.52%) Continuous Integration
11 559 (8.14%) Computer Science
12 476 (6.93%) Mentoring
13 468 (6.82%) OOP
14 442 (6.44%) Microservices
15 436 (6.35%) Test Automation
16 419 (6.10%) SDLC
17 402 (5.86%) Unit Testing
18 390 (5.68%) DevOps
19 359 (5.23%) Responsive Web Design
20 333 (4.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4,730 (68.90%) JavaScript
2 2,443 (35.59%) C#
3 1,829 (26.64%) SQL
4 1,745 (25.42%) PHP
5 1,154 (16.81%) Java
6 646 (9.41%) Python
7 395 (5.75%) TypeScript
8 278 (4.05%) T-SQL
9 264 (3.85%) ES6
10 249 (3.63%) Ruby
11 220 (3.20%) C++
12 211 (3.07%) VB.NET
13 173 (2.52%) C
14 165 (2.40%) Java 8
15 95 (1.38%) PowerShell
16 71 (1.03%) Perl
17 66 (0.96%) VB
18 63 (0.92%) Bash Shell
19 57 (0.83%) Scala
20 53 (0.77%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 913 (13.30%) Degree
2 314 (4.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 105 (1.53%) CISSP
4 103 (1.50%) CREST Certified
4 103 (1.50%) SANS
5 92 (1.34%) Security Cleared
6 52 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 48 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (0.57%) DV Cleared
9 37 (0.54%) DBS Check
10 29 (0.42%) Master's Degree
11 24 (0.35%) PhD
12 15 (0.22%) PMI Certification
13 12 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
14 10 (0.15%) PMP
15 9 (0.13%) MCSD
16 7 (0.10%) ISTQB
16 7 (0.10%) MCP
17 4 (0.058%) HND
17 4 (0.058%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 358 (5.21%) QA
2 173 (2.52%) GDPR
3 128 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 119 (1.73%) PCI DSS
5 27 (0.39%) SLA
6 23 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.20%) WCAG
8 7 (0.10%) MiFID
9 6 (0.087%) Disclosure Scotland
10 5 (0.073%) GxP
10 5 (0.073%) WAI
11 4 (0.058%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.058%) PMO
12 3 (0.044%) COBIT
13 2 (0.029%) Actionable Recommendations
13 2 (0.029%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.029%) Web Application Security Consortium
14 1 (0.015%) Data Quality
System Software
1 327 (4.76%) Docker
2 126 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.48%) Active Directory
4 29 (0.42%) Firmware
5 16 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (0.19%) VirtualBox
7 8 (0.12%) Xen
8 7 (0.10%) Varnish
9 6 (0.087%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.058%) iptables
10 4 (0.058%) Samba
11 3 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.029%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.029%) etcd
12 2 (0.029%) LXC
12 2 (0.029%) OpenIDM
12 2 (0.029%) Squid
13 1 (0.015%) FreeRADIUS
13 1 (0.015%) KVM
13 1 (0.015%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 130 (1.89%) Kubernetes
2 75 (1.09%) Ansible
3 67 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (0.57%) Kibana
5 35 (0.51%) Terraform
6 34 (0.50%) Puppet
7 19 (0.28%) Graphite
8 14 (0.20%) Grafana
9 11 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
10 10 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
10 10 (0.15%) vCenter Server
11 9 (0.13%) Salt
12 8 (0.12%) Consul
13 6 (0.087%) Microsoft Intune
14 5 (0.073%) Nagios
15 4 (0.058%) Capistrano
15 4 (0.058%) SCCM
16 2 (0.029%) cPanel
16 2 (0.029%) logstash
16 2 (0.029%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 1,036 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 293 (4.27%) Oracle
3 201 (2.93%) Google
4 198 (2.88%) Adobe
5 144 (2.10%) VMware
6 119 (1.73%) Cisco
7 105 (1.53%) Zend
8 100 (1.46%) Xamarin
9 87 (1.27%) Sitecore
10 64 (0.93%) SAP
11 57 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
12 40 (0.58%) IBM
12 40 (0.58%) Tableau
13 36 (0.52%) Demandware
14 30 (0.44%) Twitter
15 28 (0.41%) Optimizely
16 25 (0.36%) Red Hat
16 25 (0.36%) WooCommerce
17 24 (0.35%) Atlassian
18 17 (0.25%) Splunk