Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Development
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 44 44
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Web Development 9,064 9,664 11,421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.11% 5.60% 5.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.62% 6.19% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8,108 8,638 10,384
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 161,231 156,030 184,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.84% 90.43% 89.94%
Number of salaries quoted 130,643 128,474 152,913
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,128 £27,854 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Development in the UK

Web Development
Top 16 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 20 April 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 8,566 £42,500 +6.25% 1,725
UK excluding London -5 6,147 £40,000 +6.67% 1,412
London -3 2,813 £55,000 +4.76% 422
South East -3 1,958 £40,000 - 337
North of England -9 1,537 £37,500 +2.74% 383
Midlands -8 956 £35,000 - 243
North West -17 817 £37,500 - 202
West Midlands -7 679 £37,000 +5.71% 135
East of England -16 675 £42,500 +13.33% 181
South West -10 634 £37,500 - 159
Yorkshire -1 552 £37,500 - 145
Scotland -7 286 £40,000 - 74
East Midlands -16 275 £35,000 - 108
North East -3 168 £35,000 +16.67% 36
Wales -16 92 £39,500 +9.72% 31
Northern Ireland -2 19 £40,000 +17.65% 4

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 6,301 (69.52%) JavaScript
2 5,732 (63.24%) HTML
3 5,532 (61.03%) CSS
4 3,537 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
5 3,466 (38.24%) C#
6 3,336 (36.80%) .NET
7 3,048 (33.63%) MVC
8 3,022 (33.34%) PHP
9 2,710 (29.90%) AngularJS
10 2,682 (29.59%) jQuery
11 2,677 (29.53%) SQL
12 2,324 (25.64%) ASP.NET
13 2,163 (23.86%) HTML5
14 2,061 (22.74%) SQL Server
15 1,820 (20.08%) Java
16 1,709 (18.85%) MySQL
17 1,605 (17.71%) Git (software)
18 1,441 (15.90%) Front End Development
19 1,412 (15.58%) CSS3
20 1,338 (14.76%) Microsoft
21 1,318 (14.54%) ASP.NET MVC
22 1,280 (14.12%) React
23 1,229 (13.56%) Scrum
24 1,214 (13.39%) Software Engineering
25 1,207 (13.32%) User Experience
26 1,155 (12.74%) Finance
27 1,118 (12.33%) TDD
28 1,099 (12.12%) Web Services
29 1,095 (12.08%) OO
30 1,075 (11.86%) Degree

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
1 881 (9.72%) CMS
2 569 (6.28%) WordPress
3 327 (3.61%) Apache
4 276 (3.05%) Drupal
5 240 (2.65%) SharePoint
6 221 (2.44%) Umbraco
7 177 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
8 165 (1.82%) IIS
9 118 (1.30%) Confluence
10 109 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
11 107 (1.18%) nginx
12 95 (1.05%) Tomcat
13 86 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
14 80 (0.88%) EPiServer
15 46 (0.51%) Joomla!
16 38 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
17 36 (0.40%) JBoss
18 35 (0.39%) Mule
19 33 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
20 28 (0.31%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 276 (3.05%) Photoshop
2 124 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 76 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 76 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 54 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
5 26 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.26%) Chatbot
7 23 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 22 (0.24%) InDesign
9 18 (0.20%) InVision
10 15 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
11 13 (0.14%) Acrobat
11 13 (0.14%) InfoPath
12 8 (0.088%) SPSS
13 7 (0.077%) Adobe Premiere
13 7 (0.077%) Fireworks
13 7 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
14 5 (0.055%) OmniGraffle
15 4 (0.044%) GIMP
16 3 (0.033%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 246 (2.71%) Magento
2 135 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 53 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
4 20 (0.22%) Shopify
5 14 (0.15%) NetSuite
6 13 (0.14%) WebTrends
7 11 (0.12%) Elite 3E
8 9 (0.099%) OpenCart
9 8 (0.088%) Dynamics GP
9 8 (0.088%) osCommerce
10 7 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.066%) Movex
11 6 (0.066%) Oracle ERP
12 5 (0.055%) Distributed Ledger
12 5 (0.055%) Eloqua
12 5 (0.055%) nopCommerce
13 4 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
14 3 (0.033%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 3 (0.033%) SDL Web 8
15 2 (0.022%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 640 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
2 633 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 365 (4.03%) SaaS
4 259 (2.86%) GitHub
5 150 (1.65%) PaaS
6 146 (1.61%) npm
7 112 (1.24%) Google Analytics
8 111 (1.22%) Office 365
9 105 (1.16%) IaaS
10 73 (0.81%) Serverless
11 52 (0.57%) Amazon S3
12 50 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
12 50 (0.55%) Slack
13 43 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
14 37 (0.41%) Heroku
15 34 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
16 31 (0.34%) AdWords
17 30 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
18 28 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 28 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 218 (2.41%) Internet
2 168 (1.85%) HTTP
3 118 (1.30%) Intranet
4 48 (0.53%) DNS
4 48 (0.53%) SMS
5 43 (0.47%) SSL
6 39 (0.43%) SSH
7 28 (0.31%) Extranet
8 24 (0.26%) Firewall
9 18 (0.20%) Network Security
10 15 (0.17%) Broadband
10 15 (0.17%) Skype
11 11 (0.12%) TCP/IP
11 11 (0.12%) Value-Added Service
12 9 (0.099%) ATM
12 9 (0.099%) FTP
12 9 (0.099%) SMTP
13 8 (0.088%) AMQP
14 7 (0.077%) LAN
14 7 (0.077%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,061 (22.74%) SQL Server
2 1,709 (18.85%) MySQL
3 363 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 351 (3.87%) Relational Database
5 339 (3.74%) NoSQL
6 187 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
7 175 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 146 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 114 (1.26%) Big Data
10 105 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 104 (1.15%) Redis
12 88 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
13 78 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
14 71 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
15 68 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
16 61 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
17 44 (0.49%) RDBMS
18 43 (0.47%) MS Access
18 43 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 42 (0.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1,605 (17.71%) Git (software)
2 531 (5.86%) Visual Studio
3 356 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 354 (3.91%) Subversion
5 342 (3.77%) JIRA
6 322 (3.55%) gulp
7 277 (3.06%) Jenkins
8 264 (2.91%) Selenium
9 240 (2.65%) Grunt
10 188 (2.07%) webpack
11 179 (1.97%) Maven
12 166 (1.83%) TeamCity
13 130 (1.43%) Jasmine
14 126 (1.39%) Bitbucket
15 121 (1.33%) Mocha
16 117 (1.29%) JUnit
17 101 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
18 99 (1.09%) NUnit
19 68 (0.75%) Babel
20 67 (0.74%) Eclipse
General
1 1,155 (12.74%) Finance
2 887 (9.79%) Advertising
3 726 (8.01%) Marketing
4 552 (6.09%) Retail
5 343 (3.78%) Games
6 300 (3.31%) Banking
7 147 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 97 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 84 (0.93%) Legal
10 79 (0.87%) Automotive
11 73 (0.81%) Back Office
12 70 (0.77%) Law
13 60 (0.66%) Electronics
14 45 (0.50%) Publishing
15 39 (0.43%) Investment Banking
16 31 (0.34%) Front Office
17 28 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
18 26 (0.29%) Multimedia
19 21 (0.23%) Financial Institution
20 12 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 7,594 (83.78%) Developer
2 2,964 (32.70%) Web Developer
3 1,644 (18.14%) .NET Developer
4 1,313 (14.49%) PHP Developer
5 1,273 (14.04%) C# Developer
6 1,199 (13.23%) Senior Developer
7 1,110 (12.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 900 (9.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 858 (9.47%) JavaScript Developer
10 614 (6.77%) ASP.NET Developer
11 609 (6.72%) Java Developer
12 588 (6.49%) Software Developer
13 560 (6.18%) Full Stack Developer
14 557 (6.15%) .NET Web Developer
15 537 (5.92%) Junior
16 525 (5.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 496 (5.47%) C# Web Developer
18 490 (5.41%) Junior Developer
19 465 (5.13%) PHP Web Developer
20 438 (4.83%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,732 (63.24%) HTML
2 5,532 (61.03%) CSS
3 3,336 (36.80%) .NET
4 2,710 (29.90%) AngularJS
5 2,682 (29.59%) jQuery
6 2,324 (25.64%) ASP.NET
7 2,163 (23.86%) HTML5
8 1,412 (15.58%) CSS3
9 1,318 (14.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1,280 (14.12%) React
11 1,099 (12.12%) Web Services
12 1,061 (11.71%) Node.js
13 957 (10.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 880 (9.71%) .NET Framework
15 828 (9.14%) Sass
16 784 (8.65%) REST
17 720 (7.94%) Laravel
18 713 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
19 655 (7.23%) XML
20 640 (7.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1,207 (13.32%) User Experience
2 775 (8.55%) Computer Science
3 635 (7.01%) Mobile App
4 530 (5.85%) Greenfield Project
5 420 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
6 344 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
7 293 (3.23%) Fintech
8 155 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 131 (1.45%) Social Media
10 95 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
11 72 (0.79%) Graphic Design
12 68 (0.75%) Algorithms
13 62 (0.68%) Data Structures
14 53 (0.58%) W3C
15 47 (0.52%) Virtual Team
16 43 (0.47%) Management Information System
16 43 (0.47%) NHS
17 42 (0.46%) Client/Server
17 42 (0.46%) Digital Media
17 42 (0.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 980 (10.81%) Linux
2 420 (4.63%) Windows
3 386 (4.26%) Android
4 331 (3.65%) Apple iOS
5 146 (1.61%) Unix
6 62 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 56 (0.62%) Ubuntu
8 38 (0.42%) CentOS
9 36 (0.40%) Debian
10 35 (0.39%) Mac OS
11 20 (0.22%) Nucleus RTOS
12 19 (0.21%) Windows Phone
13 16 (0.18%) Windows 7
14 15 (0.17%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.11%) VMS
16 9 (0.099%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (0.088%) Mac OS X
18 6 (0.066%) Windows Server 2008
19 5 (0.055%) Windows 10
20 4 (0.044%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,537 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 3,048 (33.63%) MVC
3 1,441 (15.90%) Front End Development
4 1,229 (13.56%) Scrum
5 1,214 (13.39%) Software Engineering
6 1,118 (12.33%) TDD
7 1,095 (12.08%) OO
8 948 (10.46%) E-Commerce
9 826 (9.11%) Problem-Solving
10 818 (9.02%) OOP
11 667 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
12 639 (7.05%) Responsive Web Design
13 586 (6.47%) Unit Testing
14 575 (6.34%) SDLC
15 551 (6.08%) Test Automation
16 499 (5.51%) Mentoring
17 468 (5.16%) BDD
18 441 (4.87%) Open Source
19 414 (4.57%) DevOps
20 401 (4.42%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6,301 (69.52%) JavaScript
2 3,466 (38.24%) C#
3 3,022 (33.34%) PHP
4 2,677 (29.53%) SQL
5 1,820 (20.08%) Java
6 626 (6.91%) Python
7 436 (4.81%) Ruby
8 407 (4.49%) T-SQL
9 341 (3.76%) TypeScript
10 258 (2.85%) C++
11 251 (2.77%) ES6
12 205 (2.26%) VB.NET
13 191 (2.11%) Java 8
14 173 (1.91%) C
15 121 (1.33%) PowerShell
16 116 (1.28%) VB
17 102 (1.13%) Perl
18 95 (1.05%) PHP 7
19 85 (0.94%) Bash Shell
20 84 (0.93%) Go
Qualifications
1 1,075 (11.86%) Degree
2 392 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 92 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 89 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (0.44%) MCSD
6 39 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 38 (0.42%) MCAD
8 32 (0.35%) Master's Degree
9 21 (0.23%) ISTQB
10 20 (0.22%) MCP
11 19 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 19 (0.21%) ISEB
11 19 (0.21%) PMI Certification
11 19 (0.21%) PMP
12 13 (0.14%) PhD
13 12 (0.13%) DBS Check
14 11 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
16 7 (0.077%) AWS Certification
17 6 (0.066%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 301 (3.32%) QA
2 22 (0.24%) GCP
3 19 (0.21%) Data Quality
3 19 (0.21%) GDPR
4 16 (0.18%) PMO
5 14 (0.15%) SLA
6 12 (0.13%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 11 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
7 11 (0.12%) MiFID
8 10 (0.11%) PCI DSS
9 9 (0.099%) WAI
10 7 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (0.055%) WCAG
12 4 (0.044%) PA-DSS
13 1 (0.011%) DICOM
13 1 (0.011%) EMIR
13 1 (0.011%) HL7
13 1 (0.011%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.011%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 228 (2.52%) Docker
2 78 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 23 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.17%) Firmware
5 6 (0.066%) Samba
5 6 (0.066%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.033%) vSphere
7 2 (0.022%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.011%) IAG
8 1 (0.011%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.011%) Varnish
8 1 (0.011%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.011%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (0.63%) Kibana
2 45 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (0.45%) Ansible
4 34 (0.38%) Kubernetes
5 30 (0.33%) Puppet
6 18 (0.20%) Graphite
6 18 (0.20%) Terraform
7 16 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 13 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
9 10 (0.11%) Consul
10 9 (0.099%) cPanel
11 8 (0.088%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (0.066%) Grafana
12 6 (0.066%) HAProxy
12 6 (0.066%) Nagios
13 5 (0.055%) Pingdom
13 5 (0.055%) Plesk
14 4 (0.044%) Prometheus
15 3 (0.033%) Galera Cluster
15 3 (0.033%) Graylog
Vendors
1 1,338 (14.76%) Microsoft
2 425 (4.69%) Google
3 338 (3.73%) Zend
4 314 (3.46%) Oracle
5 241 (2.66%) Adobe
6 150 (1.65%) Sitecore
7 137 (1.51%) Xamarin
8 127 (1.40%) Twitter
9 98 (1.08%) Capita
10 85 (0.94%) SAP
11 79 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
12 58 (0.64%) Facebook
13 56 (0.62%) Apple
14 49 (0.54%) Splunk
15 41 (0.45%) VMware
16 39 (0.43%) AppDynamics
17 34 (0.38%) WooCommerce
18 29 (0.32%) Tableau
19 28 (0.31%) Telerik
20 21 (0.23%) Atlassian