Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Development
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 63 54
Rank change year-on-year -10 -9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Web Development 5,235 7,307 9,059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.82% 4.47% 5.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 4.87% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4,452 6,450 8,060
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,138 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 126,165 150,178 160,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.12% 91.81% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 99,275 119,505 126,894
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,125
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 21 October 2019.

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 21 October 2019. 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 -8 4,853 £45,000 - 1,151
UK excluding London -12 3,504 £42,500 +6.25% 925
London -22 1,613 £57,500 - 284
South East -10 1,226 £42,500 +0.59% 237
Midlands +8 616 £40,000 +6.67% 171
North of England -42 579 £40,000 +5.96% 240
South West -10 459 £41,500 +10.67% 120
West Midlands +5 367 £42,500 +13.33% 91
East of England +13 355 £45,295 +6.58% 99
North West -30 349 £40,000 - 113
East Midlands +6 247 £40,000 +6.67% 79
Yorkshire -47 207 £40,000 +6.67% 97
Scotland -9 175 £42,500 -5.56% 37
Wales +24 87 £33,811 -15.47% 17
North East -38 23 £38,750 +10.71% 30
Northern Ireland -27 10 £37,500 +15.38% 5

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 3,492 (66.70%) JavaScript
2 2,845 (54.35%) HTML
3 2,800 (53.49%) CSS
4 2,303 (43.99%) Agile Software Development
5 2,113 (40.36%) C#
6 2,019 (38.57%) .NET
7 1,528 (29.19%) MVC
8 1,407 (26.88%) AngularJS
9 1,389 (26.53%) SQL
10 1,244 (23.76%) ASP.NET
11 1,239 (23.67%) PHP
12 1,193 (22.79%) SQL Server
13 1,170 (22.35%) jQuery
14 1,102 (21.05%) React
15 1,036 (19.79%) Git (software)
16 996 (19.03%) HTML5
17 908 (17.34%) MySQL
18 847 (16.18%) Software Engineering
19 810 (15.47%) Microsoft
20 778 (14.86%) Java
21 765 (14.61%) Front End Development
22 728 (13.91%) Scrum
23 720 (13.75%) Web Services
24 661 (12.63%) Finance
25 653 (12.47%) Degree
26 652 (12.45%) Node.js
27 633 (12.09%) User Experience
28 632 (12.07%) OO
29 623 (11.90%) Azure
30 577 (11.02%) CSS3

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
1 412 (7.87%) CMS
2 383 (7.32%) WordPress
3 120 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
4 106 (2.02%) Apache
5 104 (1.99%) Drupal
5 104 (1.99%) SharePoint
6 86 (1.64%) IIS
7 81 (1.55%) Umbraco
8 74 (1.41%) Confluence
9 61 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 57 (1.09%) Joomla!
11 55 (1.05%) nginx
12 43 (0.82%) EPiServer
13 41 (0.78%) Apache Solr
14 33 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
14 33 (0.63%) Tomcat
15 20 (0.38%) WebSphere
16 19 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
17 18 (0.34%) ColdFusion
17 18 (0.34%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 141 (2.69%) Photoshop
2 77 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 44 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 44 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
4 33 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 33 (0.63%) Sketch
5 22 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 16 (0.31%) InDesign
7 9 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.15%) Chatbot
9 6 (0.11%) Adobe XD
9 6 (0.11%) Figma
9 6 (0.11%) InVision
10 5 (0.096%) Acrobat
10 5 (0.096%) Adobe Premiere
11 4 (0.076%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.076%) GIMP
12 3 (0.057%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.038%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 162 (3.09%) Magento
2 59 (1.13%) Payment Gateway
3 54 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 26 (0.50%) SAP Hybris
5 18 (0.34%) SDL Web 8
6 13 (0.25%) Shopify
7 12 (0.23%) WebTrends
8 9 (0.17%) OpenCart
8 9 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
10 7 (0.13%) NetSuite
10 7 (0.13%) Unica
11 4 (0.076%) Dynamics GP
12 3 (0.057%) osCommerce
13 2 (0.038%) Epicor Tropos
13 2 (0.038%) Infor CRM
13 2 (0.038%) Maximo
13 2 (0.038%) R3 Corda
13 2 (0.038%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 1 (0.019%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 623 (11.90%) Azure
2 439 (8.39%) AWS
3 246 (4.70%) SaaS
4 156 (2.98%) GitHub
5 114 (2.18%) Serverless
6 105 (2.01%) npm
7 71 (1.36%) GCP
8 52 (0.99%) Power Platform
9 51 (0.97%) Google Analytics
10 40 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
11 38 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
11 38 (0.73%) PaaS
12 29 (0.55%) Apigee
13 27 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
13 27 (0.52%) Office 365
14 21 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
14 21 (0.40%) Slack
15 19 (0.36%) Azure Functions
16 18 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 18 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 171 (3.27%) Internet
2 107 (2.04%) HTTP
3 49 (0.94%) Intranet
4 34 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 30 (0.57%) SSH
6 26 (0.50%) Firewall
7 17 (0.32%) DNS
8 14 (0.27%) MQTT
9 13 (0.25%) FTP
9 13 (0.25%) SSL
10 11 (0.21%) DHCP
10 11 (0.21%) SMTP
11 10 (0.19%) HTTPS
11 10 (0.19%) Skype
12 9 (0.17%) Network Security
13 7 (0.13%) ATM
13 7 (0.13%) VPN
14 6 (0.11%) Extranet
14 6 (0.11%) Wireless
15 4 (0.076%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,193 (22.79%) SQL Server
2 908 (17.34%) MySQL
3 233 (4.45%) NoSQL
4 229 (4.37%) Relational Database
5 195 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
6 159 (3.04%) MongoDB
7 90 (1.72%) Redis
8 86 (1.64%) Big Data
9 70 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 63 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 60 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 51 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
13 40 (0.76%) Power BI
14 38 (0.73%) GIS
15 35 (0.67%) Cosmos DB
16 32 (0.61%) RDBMS
17 29 (0.55%) Oracle Database
18 26 (0.50%) Hadoop
18 26 (0.50%) MariaDB
19 25 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1,036 (19.79%) Git (software)
2 329 (6.28%) Visual Studio
3 233 (4.45%) JIRA
4 228 (4.36%) webpack
5 217 (4.15%) Jenkins
6 194 (3.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 162 (3.09%) Subversion
8 135 (2.58%) Selenium
9 121 (2.31%) gulp
10 104 (1.99%) Maven
11 87 (1.66%) TeamCity
12 86 (1.64%) Jasmine
13 83 (1.59%) Grunt
14 79 (1.51%) Bitbucket
15 72 (1.38%) JUnit
16 64 (1.22%) Cucumber
17 61 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
18 56 (1.07%) Babel
19 52 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 46 (0.88%) Gradle
General
1 661 (12.63%) Finance
2 385 (7.35%) Marketing
3 304 (5.81%) Retail
4 134 (2.56%) Games
5 89 (1.70%) Banking
6 86 (1.64%) Advertising
7 78 (1.49%) Public Sector
8 72 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 52 (0.99%) Telecoms
10 45 (0.86%) Legal
11 39 (0.74%) Automotive
12 33 (0.63%) Law
13 32 (0.61%) Publishing
14 26 (0.50%) Electronics
14 26 (0.50%) Front Office
15 25 (0.48%) Aerospace
16 24 (0.46%) Back Office
17 18 (0.34%) Billing
18 15 (0.29%) Military
19 14 (0.27%) Police
Job Titles
1 4,171 (79.68%) Developer
2 1,519 (29.02%) Web Developer
3 816 (15.59%) .NET Developer
4 729 (13.93%) C# Developer
5 716 (13.68%) Senior Developer
6 659 (12.59%) PHP Developer
7 539 (10.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 510 (9.74%) C# .NET Developer
9 411 (7.85%) Software Developer
10 389 (7.43%) JavaScript Developer
11 370 (7.07%) Full Stack Developer
12 304 (5.81%) Java Developer
13 281 (5.37%) React Developer
14 272 (5.20%) .NET Web Developer
15 255 (4.87%) Software Engineer
16 248 (4.74%) Junior
17 244 (4.66%) C# Web Developer
18 211 (4.03%) Junior Developer
19 201 (3.84%) ASP.NET Developer
20 185 (3.53%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,845 (54.35%) HTML
2 2,800 (53.49%) CSS
3 2,019 (38.57%) .NET
4 1,407 (26.88%) AngularJS
5 1,244 (23.76%) ASP.NET
6 1,170 (22.35%) jQuery
7 1,102 (21.05%) React
8 996 (19.03%) HTML5
9 720 (13.75%) Web Services
10 652 (12.45%) Node.js
11 577 (11.02%) CSS3
12 573 (10.95%) REST
13 527 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 471 (9.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 455 (8.69%) Sass
16 438 (8.37%) .NET Framework
16 438 (8.37%) RESTful
17 434 (8.29%) ASP.NET Web API
18 417 (7.97%) XML
19 402 (7.68%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 633 (12.09%) User Experience
2 337 (6.44%) Greenfield Project
3 307 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 280 (5.35%) Mobile App
5 183 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
6 102 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 77 (1.47%) Virtual Team
8 74 (1.41%) Algorithms
9 68 (1.30%) Management Information System
10 62 (1.18%) iPad
11 57 (1.09%) Social Media
12 42 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
13 33 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 33 (0.63%) Graphic Design
14 30 (0.57%) Data Structures
14 30 (0.57%) Equities
15 29 (0.55%) NHS
16 28 (0.53%) Cloud Native
17 24 (0.46%) Public Cloud
18 23 (0.44%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 521 (9.95%) Linux
2 293 (5.60%) Windows
3 215 (4.11%) Android
4 183 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 63 (1.20%) Unix
6 47 (0.90%) Debian
7 33 (0.63%) Ubuntu
8 27 (0.52%) Windows Server
9 26 (0.50%) CentOS
10 12 (0.23%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.13%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.11%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.096%) Fedora
14 5 (0.096%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.076%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.038%) ThreadX
16 2 (0.038%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.038%) Windows Server 2012
17 1 (0.019%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,303 (43.99%) Agile Software Development
2 1,528 (29.19%) MVC
3 847 (16.18%) Software Engineering
4 765 (14.61%) Front End Development
5 728 (13.91%) Scrum
6 632 (12.07%) OO
7 564 (10.77%) TDD
8 538 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
9 474 (9.05%) E-Commerce
10 465 (8.88%) Computer Science
11 452 (8.63%) OOP
12 417 (7.97%) DevOps
12 417 (7.97%) Mentoring
13 414 (7.91%) Unit Testing
14 382 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
15 362 (6.91%) Test Automation
16 332 (6.34%) Microservices
17 309 (5.90%) Analytics
18 282 (5.39%) SDLC
19 251 (4.79%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 3,492 (66.70%) JavaScript
2 2,113 (40.36%) C#
3 1,389 (26.53%) SQL
4 1,239 (23.67%) PHP
5 778 (14.86%) Java
6 502 (9.59%) Python
7 429 (8.19%) TypeScript
8 230 (4.39%) T-SQL
9 201 (3.84%) ES6
10 196 (3.74%) VB.NET
11 163 (3.11%) Ruby
12 147 (2.81%) C++
13 121 (2.31%) Java 8
14 117 (2.23%) VB
15 111 (2.12%) C
16 68 (1.30%) VB6
17 62 (1.18%) Go
18 55 (1.05%) PHP 5
19 53 (1.01%) PHP 7
20 52 (0.99%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 653 (12.47%) Degree
2 187 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 55 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 31 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (0.53%) SC Cleared
6 26 (0.50%) Master's Degree
7 16 (0.31%) HND
8 10 (0.19%) HNC
9 9 (0.17%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.15%) AWS Certification
10 8 (0.15%) MCSD
10 8 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
11 7 (0.13%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.11%) PhD
12 6 (0.11%) PMP
13 5 (0.096%) CGEIT
13 5 (0.096%) MCP
14 4 (0.076%) APMP
15 3 (0.057%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.057%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (3.99%) QA
2 43 (0.82%) GDPR
3 33 (0.63%) SLA
4 13 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.19%) WCAG
6 9 (0.17%) PMO
7 8 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.13%) WAI
9 4 (0.076%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.076%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.038%) GAMP
10 2 (0.038%) GxP
10 2 (0.038%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.038%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.019%) COBIT
11 1 (0.019%) IEC 61131
11 1 (0.019%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 331 (6.32%) Docker
2 25 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.17%) vCloud
5 8 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.11%) Varnish
7 4 (0.076%) Firmware
7 4 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.076%) vSphere
8 3 (0.057%) KVM
9 1 (0.019%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.019%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 117 (2.23%) Kubernetes
2 76 (1.45%) Ansible
3 42 (0.80%) Puppet
4 39 (0.74%) Terraform
5 38 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (0.48%) Kibana
7 18 (0.34%) SCCM
8 14 (0.27%) Istio
9 13 (0.25%) Knative
9 13 (0.25%) Salt
10 10 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (0.19%) TeamSite
11 9 (0.17%) Consul
11 9 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (0.11%) cPanel
12 6 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.057%) Ambari
13 3 (0.057%) Packer
13 3 (0.057%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.057%) SELinux
Vendors
1 810 (15.47%) Microsoft
2 204 (3.90%) Oracle
3 193 (3.69%) Adobe
4 157 (3.00%) Google
5 152 (2.90%) Zend
6 82 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
7 79 (1.51%) SAP
8 64 (1.22%) Xamarin
9 62 (1.18%) IBM
10 46 (0.88%) Sitecore
11 39 (0.74%) hybris
12 28 (0.53%) Demandware
13 25 (0.48%) Twitter
14 24 (0.46%) MuleSoft
15 23 (0.44%) Splunk
16 21 (0.40%) Tableau
17 19 (0.36%) Apple
17 19 (0.36%) Elastic Path
18 18 (0.34%) Atlassian
19 17 (0.32%) WorldPay