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

Web Development
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 54 43
Rank change year-on-year -5 -11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Web Development 7,722 9,577 11,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.57% 5.41% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 5.91% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6,814 8,485 10,136
UK median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £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 153,971 162,157 179,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.11% 91.53% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 122,527 129,139 149,493
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 August 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 August 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 -7 7,261 £45,000 +5.88% 1,444
UK excluding London -14 4,982 £40,000 +3.90% 1,118
London +2 2,585 £55,000 +4.76% 394
South East -10 1,678 £41,600 +4.00% 265
North of England -12 1,151 £37,500 - 280
Midlands -17 735 £40,000 +14.29% 203
North West -7 664 £38,500 - 155
South West 0 624 £37,500 - 159
West Midlands -18 481 £40,000 +14.29% 108
East of England -21 473 £42,500 +6.25% 143
Yorkshire -13 388 £37,500 - 107
Scotland -4 249 £45,000 +20.00% 42
East Midlands -16 249 £37,500 - 95
North East -15 99 £35,000 +7.69% 18
Wales -49 52 £40,000 +6.67% 17
Northern Ireland +8 21 £35,000 +11.11% 9
Isle of Man +1 1 £37,500 -34.78%

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 5,344 (69.20%) JavaScript
2 4,789 (62.02%) HTML
3 4,623 (59.87%) CSS
4 2,992 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2,922 (37.84%) C#
6 2,829 (36.64%) .NET
7 2,427 (31.43%) MVC
8 2,379 (30.81%) AngularJS
9 2,180 (28.23%) SQL
10 2,154 (27.89%) PHP
11 1,979 (25.63%) jQuery
12 1,850 (23.96%) ASP.NET
13 1,829 (23.69%) SQL Server
14 1,805 (23.37%) HTML5
15 1,555 (20.14%) Git (software)
16 1,533 (19.85%) Java
17 1,309 (16.95%) MySQL
18 1,230 (15.93%) CSS3
19 1,209 (15.66%) Front End Development
20 1,188 (15.38%) React
21 1,135 (14.70%) User Experience
22 1,133 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
23 1,122 (14.53%) Finance
24 1,120 (14.50%) TDD
25 1,061 (13.74%) Degree
26 1,053 (13.64%) Scrum
27 1,049 (13.58%) Software Engineering
28 991 (12.83%) Microsoft
29 950 (12.30%) Web Services
29 950 (12.30%) OO

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
1 757 (9.80%) CMS
2 540 (6.99%) WordPress
3 282 (3.65%) Apache
4 251 (3.25%) Drupal
5 222 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
6 196 (2.54%) Umbraco
7 192 (2.49%) SharePoint
8 179 (2.32%) IIS
9 140 (1.81%) Confluence
10 95 (1.23%) Tomcat
11 80 (1.04%) nginx
12 73 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
13 57 (0.74%) Joomla!
14 46 (0.60%) EPiServer
15 34 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
15 34 (0.44%) JBoss
15 34 (0.44%) Mule
16 32 (0.41%) Apache Spark
17 30 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
18 28 (0.36%) Moodle
Applications
1 233 (3.02%) Photoshop
2 104 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 52 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
4 39 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
5 36 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 35 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 33 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 24 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
9 21 (0.27%) InVision
10 17 (0.22%) InDesign
11 12 (0.16%) Fireworks
11 12 (0.16%) GIMP
12 7 (0.091%) Adobe Premiere
13 4 (0.052%) InfoPath
13 4 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
14 3 (0.039%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.039%) Chatbot
14 3 (0.039%) RoboHelp
15 2 (0.026%) FreeHand
15 2 (0.026%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 210 (2.72%) Magento
2 63 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 36 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
4 22 (0.28%) Shopify
5 14 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 13 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 9 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.10%) OpenCart
9 7 (0.091%) SDL Web 8
10 6 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.052%) SAP Hybris
12 3 (0.039%) nopCommerce
13 2 (0.026%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
13 2 (0.026%) Eloqua
13 2 (0.026%) osCommerce
13 2 (0.026%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 1 (0.013%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
14 1 (0.013%) Movex
14 1 (0.013%) OpenText MBPM
14 1 (0.013%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 716 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 663 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
3 246 (3.19%) SaaS
4 229 (2.97%) GitHub
5 145 (1.88%) npm
6 107 (1.39%) PaaS
7 102 (1.32%) Serverless
8 92 (1.19%) Google Analytics
9 88 (1.14%) Office 365
10 81 (1.05%) IaaS
11 71 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
12 55 (0.71%) Amazon S3
13 53 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
14 48 (0.62%) Slack
15 46 (0.60%) Heroku
16 42 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
17 41 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
18 34 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
19 23 (0.30%) DigitalOcean
20 21 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 197 (2.55%) Internet
2 149 (1.93%) HTTP
3 85 (1.10%) Intranet
4 59 (0.76%) SSL
5 56 (0.73%) DNS
6 47 (0.61%) SMS
7 41 (0.53%) Skype
8 21 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
9 19 (0.25%) Firewall
10 18 (0.23%) Extranet
11 17 (0.22%) Network Security
12 15 (0.19%) SSH
13 14 (0.18%) Broadband
14 11 (0.14%) AMQP
14 11 (0.14%) HTTPS
15 9 (0.12%) TCP/IP
16 8 (0.10%) Value-Added Service
17 6 (0.078%) DHCP
17 6 (0.078%) VoIP
18 4 (0.052%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,829 (23.69%) SQL Server
2 1,309 (16.95%) MySQL
3 330 (4.27%) Relational Database
4 322 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 295 (3.82%) NoSQL
6 204 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
7 170 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 158 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 133 (1.72%) Big Data
10 116 (1.50%) Redis
11 98 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
12 84 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
13 70 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
13 70 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
14 68 (0.88%) Hadoop
15 57 (0.74%) Blockchain
16 55 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 49 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
18 43 (0.56%) GIS
18 43 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1,555 (20.14%) Git (software)
2 458 (5.93%) Visual Studio
3 342 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 341 (4.42%) JIRA
5 309 (4.00%) gulp
6 304 (3.94%) Subversion
7 288 (3.73%) Jenkins
8 227 (2.94%) Selenium
9 223 (2.89%) Grunt
10 221 (2.86%) webpack
11 176 (2.28%) Maven
12 174 (2.25%) TeamCity
13 129 (1.67%) JUnit
14 125 (1.62%) Jasmine
15 119 (1.54%) Mocha
16 104 (1.35%) NUnit
17 94 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
18 93 (1.20%) Bitbucket
19 81 (1.05%) Babel
20 73 (0.95%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1,122 (14.53%) Finance
2 616 (7.98%) Marketing
3 436 (5.65%) Retail
4 418 (5.41%) Advertising
5 295 (3.82%) Games
6 271 (3.51%) Banking
7 88 (1.14%) Legal
8 79 (1.02%) Manufacturing
9 75 (0.97%) Back Office
10 72 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 54 (0.70%) Automotive
12 49 (0.63%) Investment Banking
12 49 (0.63%) Telecoms
13 45 (0.58%) Electronics
13 45 (0.58%) Publishing
14 38 (0.49%) Front Office
15 37 (0.48%) Law
16 33 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (0.25%) Hindi Language
17 19 (0.25%) Punjabi Language
Job Titles
1 6,350 (82.23%) Developer
2 2,445 (31.66%) Web Developer
3 1,392 (18.03%) .NET Developer
4 1,148 (14.87%) C# Developer
5 957 (12.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 932 (12.07%) Senior Developer
7 857 (11.10%) PHP Developer
8 815 (10.55%) JavaScript Developer
9 771 (9.98%) C# .NET Developer
10 592 (7.67%) Full Stack Developer
11 553 (7.16%) Java Developer
12 530 (6.86%) Software Developer
13 492 (6.37%) ASP.NET Developer
14 449 (5.81%) .NET Web Developer
15 423 (5.48%) HTML Developer
16 419 (5.43%) C# Web Developer
17 410 (5.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 375 (4.86%) Junior
19 349 (4.52%) Junior Developer
20 348 (4.51%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,789 (62.02%) HTML
2 4,623 (59.87%) CSS
3 2,829 (36.64%) .NET
4 2,379 (30.81%) AngularJS
5 1,979 (25.63%) jQuery
6 1,850 (23.96%) ASP.NET
7 1,805 (23.37%) HTML5
8 1,230 (15.93%) CSS3
9 1,188 (15.38%) React
10 1,133 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 950 (12.30%) Web Services
12 865 (11.20%) Node.js
13 764 (9.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 758 (9.82%) REST
15 743 (9.62%) Sass
16 680 (8.81%) .NET Framework
17 659 (8.53%) ASP.NET Web API
18 589 (7.63%) Laravel
19 585 (7.58%) Spring
20 582 (7.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1,135 (14.70%) User Experience
2 679 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 547 (7.08%) Mobile App
4 436 (5.65%) Greenfield Project
5 426 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
6 306 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
7 304 (3.94%) Fintech
8 182 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
9 125 (1.62%) Social Media
10 94 (1.22%) Algorithms
11 84 (1.09%) Data Structures
12 82 (1.06%) Management Information System
13 79 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
14 77 (1.00%) Graphic Design
15 41 (0.53%) Life Science
16 37 (0.48%) Virtual Team
16 37 (0.48%) W3C
17 33 (0.43%) Client/Server
18 32 (0.41%) iPad
19 30 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 745 (9.65%) Linux
2 401 (5.19%) Windows
3 264 (3.42%) Android
4 224 (2.90%) Apple iOS
5 101 (1.31%) Unix
6 49 (0.63%) Windows Server
7 35 (0.45%) Ubuntu
8 21 (0.27%) CentOS
9 18 (0.23%) Mac OS
9 18 (0.23%) Mac OS X
9 18 (0.23%) VMS
10 17 (0.22%) Nucleus RTOS
10 17 (0.22%) Windows Phone
11 16 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (0.14%) Debian
14 8 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.052%) SUSE
15 4 (0.052%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.052%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,992 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
2 2,427 (31.43%) MVC
3 1,209 (15.66%) Front End Development
4 1,120 (14.50%) TDD
5 1,053 (13.64%) Scrum
6 1,049 (13.58%) Software Engineering
7 950 (12.30%) OO
8 776 (10.05%) Problem-Solving
9 717 (9.29%) E-Commerce
10 630 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
11 562 (7.28%) OOP
12 532 (6.89%) Responsive Web Design
13 496 (6.42%) SDLC
14 482 (6.24%) Test Automation
15 435 (5.63%) DevOps
16 428 (5.54%) Mentoring
17 419 (5.43%) Unit Testing
18 404 (5.23%) BDD
19 341 (4.42%) Open Source
20 324 (4.20%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 5,344 (69.20%) JavaScript
2 2,922 (37.84%) C#
3 2,180 (28.23%) SQL
4 2,154 (27.89%) PHP
5 1,533 (19.85%) Java
6 619 (8.02%) Python
7 374 (4.84%) TypeScript
8 347 (4.49%) T-SQL
9 291 (3.77%) Ruby
10 257 (3.33%) C++
11 250 (3.24%) ES6
12 231 (2.99%) Java 8
13 216 (2.80%) VB.NET
14 149 (1.93%) C
15 137 (1.77%) PowerShell
16 103 (1.33%) Perl
17 79 (1.02%) Bash Shell
17 79 (1.02%) VB
18 70 (0.91%) Go
19 69 (0.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1,061 (13.74%) Degree
2 368 (4.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 107 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 57 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (0.74%) SC Cleared
5 39 (0.51%) DBS Check
5 39 (0.51%) Master's Degree
6 30 (0.39%) DV Cleared
7 17 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
8 15 (0.19%) PMI Certification
9 14 (0.18%) PhD
10 13 (0.17%) CISSP
10 13 (0.17%) MCSD
11 10 (0.13%) CREST Certified
11 10 (0.13%) PMP
11 10 (0.13%) SANS
12 8 (0.10%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.091%) MBA
13 7 (0.091%) MCAD
14 6 (0.078%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 314 (4.07%) QA
2 61 (0.79%) GDPR
3 40 (0.52%) SLA
4 29 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (0.32%) GCP
6 23 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 22 (0.28%) WCAG
8 12 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
10 9 (0.12%) Data Quality
11 8 (0.10%) MiFID
11 8 (0.10%) PMO
12 6 (0.078%) Disclosure Scotland
12 6 (0.078%) Web Application Security Consortium
13 4 (0.052%) HL7
14 3 (0.039%) PA-DSS
14 3 (0.039%) WAI
15 2 (0.026%) ISO 22301
15 2 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 2 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 295 (3.82%) Docker
2 63 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.28%) Firmware
4 17 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.10%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.065%) Varnish
7 4 (0.052%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.026%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (0.026%) KVM
8 2 (0.026%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.026%) vSphere
9 1 (0.013%) Samba
9 1 (0.013%) Squid
9 1 (0.013%) vCloud
9 1 (0.013%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.013%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.013%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 78 (1.01%) Ansible
2 70 (0.91%) Kubernetes
3 61 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (0.78%) Kibana
5 36 (0.47%) Puppet
6 20 (0.26%) Terraform
7 15 (0.19%) cPanel
8 13 (0.17%) Grafana
8 13 (0.17%) Graphite
9 7 (0.091%) Nagios
10 5 (0.065%) HAProxy
10 5 (0.065%) logstash
10 5 (0.065%) Pingdom
10 5 (0.065%) Salt
11 4 (0.052%) Prometheus
11 4 (0.052%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.052%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.039%) Cobbler
12 3 (0.039%) Graylog
12 3 (0.039%) Icinga
Vendors
1 991 (12.83%) Microsoft
2 319 (4.13%) Google
3 269 (3.48%) Oracle
4 209 (2.71%) Adobe
5 130 (1.68%) Zend
6 118 (1.53%) Xamarin
7 102 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
8 96 (1.24%) Sitecore
9 86 (1.11%) Twitter
10 82 (1.06%) Capita
11 58 (0.75%) SAP
12 48 (0.62%) Splunk
13 43 (0.56%) Demandware
14 35 (0.45%) AppDynamics
15 33 (0.43%) Tableau
16 31 (0.40%) WooCommerce
17 30 (0.39%) Facebook
17 30 (0.39%) VMware
18 27 (0.35%) Atlassian
18 27 (0.35%) Remedy