The median annual salary for a Web Engineer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Engineer
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 651 717 727
Rank change year-on-year +66 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Engineer 203 237 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 166 207 205
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Web Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Web Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Engineer in the UK

Web Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Web Engineer in the UK

Web Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Engineer over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Engineer in the UK

Web Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +42 195 £46,000 -3.15% 22
London +54 90 £60,000 +9.09% 11
South East +38 35 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Yorkshire +46 32 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Yorkshire +23 20 £46,000 +15.00% 1
East of England +12 19 £45,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +13 17 £45,000 - 1
Cambridge +4 16 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South West +30 12 £40,000 -11.11%
Leeds +29 12 £46,000 +4.54%
York +21 12 £45,000 +38.46% 1
North Yorkshire +18 12 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Berkshire +26 11 £55,000 +10.00% 1
City of London +35 10 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Hampshire +31 10 £42,500 +88.88%
Reading +24 8 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Tyne and Wear - 8 £33,750 -
North East - 8 £33,750 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £33,750 -
Street +12 6 £40,000 -52.94%
Portsmouth -3 6 £45,000 +100.00%
Somerset -3 6 £40,000 -52.94%
Moorgate - 6 £40,000 -
Castleford - 6 £30,000 -
West Midlands +29 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Birmingham +26 5 £32,500 +66.66%
Scotland +26 5 £37,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +8 4 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Oxford - 4 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £30,000 -

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Web Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Web Engineer in the job title.

1 171 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (41.92%) JavaScript
3 118 (29.80%) SQL
4 117 (29.55%) Linux
5 111 (28.03%) Java
6 109 (27.53%) HTML
7 107 (27.02%) Software Engineering
8 105 (26.52%) CSS
9 104 (26.26%) Web Development
10 85 (21.46%) Web Services
11 81 (20.45%) C#
12 78 (19.70%) .NET
12 78 (19.70%) MySQL
13 74 (18.69%) Selenium
13 74 (18.69%) DevOps
14 71 (17.93%) Python
14 71 (17.93%) Finance
15 69 (17.42%) E-Commerce
15 69 (17.42%) SQL Server
16 68 (17.17%) Git (software)
17 67 (16.92%) Jenkins
18 65 (16.41%) PHP
19 61 (15.40%) Degree
20 58 (14.65%) Windows
20 58 (14.65%) MVC
21 56 (14.14%) HTML5
22 54 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
23 52 (13.13%) Computer Science
24 49 (12.37%) TDD
25 45 (11.36%) Opscode Chef

Web Engineer Skill Set
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 35 (8.84%) IIS
2 27 (6.82%) Apache
3 26 (6.57%) WebLogic
4 23 (5.81%) CMS
5 19 (4.80%) Tomcat
6 18 (4.55%) nginx
7 15 (3.79%) WebSphere
8 13 (3.28%) JBoss
9 10 (2.53%) Confluence
10 7 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 6 (1.52%) Umbraco
12 4 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (1.01%) Jetty
12 4 (1.01%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.76%) Drupal
13 3 (0.76%) Liferay
13 3 (0.76%) WordPress
14 2 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.52%) MS Office
3 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) Autodesk Flame
4 1 (0.25%) Houdini
4 1 (0.25%) Maya
4 1 (0.25%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.82%) SaaS
3 12 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.76%) PaaS
9 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.51%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.51%) Route 53
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.25%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.25%) GitHub
10 1 (0.25%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.25%) Heroku
10 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.09%) HTTP
2 15 (3.79%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.03%) SSL
4 11 (2.78%) LDAP
5 10 (2.53%) Firewall
6 8 (2.02%) Internet
7 6 (1.52%) DNS
7 6 (1.52%) NAS
7 6 (1.52%) SAN
8 4 (1.01%) Intranet
8 4 (1.01%) Wireless
9 3 (0.76%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.76%) VLAN
10 2 (0.51%) DHCP
10 2 (0.51%) FTP
10 2 (0.51%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.51%) SMTP
10 2 (0.51%) Telnet
11 1 (0.25%) LAN
11 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (19.70%) MySQL
2 69 (17.42%) SQL Server
3 18 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 16 (4.04%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.27%) Redis
7 8 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.01%) Big Data
10 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.76%) DB2
11 3 (0.76%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.51%) Endeca
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.25%) Qlik Sense
13 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 74 (18.69%) Selenium
2 68 (17.17%) Git (software)
3 67 (16.92%) Jenkins
4 34 (8.59%) JIRA
5 27 (6.82%) WebDriver
6 25 (6.31%) Cucumber
7 24 (6.06%) Maven
8 23 (5.81%) JUnit
8 23 (5.81%) SoapUI
9 21 (5.30%) Eclipse
9 21 (5.30%) IntelliJ
10 14 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (3.28%) Protractor
12 12 (3.03%) Jasmine
12 12 (3.03%) Subversion
13 11 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
13 11 (2.78%) TeamCity
14 10 (2.53%) Visual Studio
15 9 (2.27%) NetBeans
General
1 71 (17.93%) Finance
2 36 (9.09%) Banking
3 32 (8.08%) Retail
4 24 (6.06%) Marketing
5 23 (5.81%) Legal
6 20 (5.05%) Publishing
7 10 (2.53%) Electronics
8 8 (2.02%) Automotive
8 8 (2.02%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.52%) Games
10 5 (1.26%) Advertising
11 4 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.01%) Military
12 2 (0.51%) German Language
12 2 (0.51%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.51%) Law
12 2 (0.51%) Local Government
13 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (27.53%) HTML
2 105 (26.52%) CSS
3 85 (21.46%) Web Services
4 78 (19.70%) .NET
5 56 (14.14%) HTML5
6 43 (10.86%) AngularJS
6 43 (10.86%) ASP.NET
7 38 (9.60%) jQuery
8 37 (9.34%) SOAP
9 33 (8.33%) CSS3
9 33 (8.33%) REST
10 32 (8.08%) XML
11 31 (7.83%) Node.js
12 29 (7.32%) .NET Framework
13 26 (6.57%) JSON
14 23 (5.81%) LAMP
14 23 (5.81%) RESTful
15 20 (5.05%) Spring
16 17 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 16 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.13%) Computer Science
2 19 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.27%) Digital Media
5 9 (2.27%) IVR
6 7 (1.77%) User Experience
7 6 (1.52%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.26%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.26%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (1.26%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.01%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.01%) Smart Home
9 4 (1.01%) Social Media
10 3 (0.76%) iPad
10 3 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.76%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.76%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.51%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 117 (29.55%) Linux
2 58 (14.65%) Windows
3 35 (8.84%) Windows Server
4 27 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (5.81%) Apple iOS
6 22 (5.56%) Android
7 17 (4.29%) CentOS
8 12 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.01%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.01%) Unix
10 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.51%) Debian
12 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.25%) Solaris
12 1 (0.25%) SUSE
12 1 (0.25%) VMS
12 1 (0.25%) webOS
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (27.02%) Software Engineering
3 104 (26.26%) Web Development
4 74 (18.69%) DevOps
5 69 (17.42%) E-Commerce
6 58 (14.65%) MVC
7 49 (12.37%) TDD
8 44 (11.11%) SDLC
9 42 (10.61%) Test Automation
10 37 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 32 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (7.83%) Scrum
13 29 (7.32%) Non-Functional Testing
13 29 (7.32%) Web Testing
14 27 (6.82%) BDD
14 27 (6.82%) Mentoring
15 26 (6.57%) Functional Testing
16 24 (6.06%) Waterfall
17 23 (5.81%) Configuration Management
17 23 (5.81%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 166 (41.92%) JavaScript
2 118 (29.80%) SQL
3 111 (28.03%) Java
4 81 (20.45%) C#
5 71 (17.93%) Python
6 65 (16.41%) PHP
7 43 (10.86%) Ruby
8 37 (9.34%) PowerShell
9 32 (8.08%) Perl
10 27 (6.82%) Bash Shell
11 16 (4.04%) C
12 12 (3.03%) C++
12 12 (3.03%) VBScript
13 10 (2.53%) Groovy
14 8 (2.02%) ES6
15 7 (1.77%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.52%) MATLAB
17 5 (1.26%) VB
18 4 (1.01%) T-SQL
18 4 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 61 (15.40%) Degree
2 26 (6.57%) ISTQB
3 24 (6.06%) ISEB
4 18 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.76%) MCSE
7 2 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.51%) PhD
8 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.25%) CISM
8 1 (0.25%) CISSP
8 1 (0.25%) MCP
8 1 (0.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.36%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.25%) SDET
System Software
1 23 (5.81%) Docker
2 8 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.76%) iptables
5 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.25%) KVM
6 1 (0.25%) LXC
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) vSphere
6 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (8.59%) Puppet
3 33 (8.33%) Ansible
4 17 (4.29%) Rundeck
5 16 (4.04%) Nagios
6 8 (2.02%) OpenAM
7 5 (1.26%) Graphite
7 5 (1.26%) Terraform
8 3 (0.76%) Grafana
8 3 (0.76%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.51%) Kibana
9 2 (0.51%) Salt
10 1 (0.25%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.25%) logstash
10 1 (0.25%) Nessus
10 1 (0.25%) Packer
10 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (8.84%) Oracle
2 34 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 29 (7.32%) Red Hat
4 18 (4.55%) Splunk
5 17 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (3.03%) Sun
7 10 (2.53%) Google
7 10 (2.53%) New Relic
8 9 (2.27%) Apple
8 9 (2.27%) VMware
9 7 (1.77%) Adobe
10 5 (1.26%) Cisco
10 5 (1.26%) EMC
10 5 (1.26%) SAP
11 4 (1.01%) DevExpress
11 4 (1.01%) Telerik
12 3 (0.76%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.76%) F5
12 3 (0.76%) IBM
12 3 (0.76%) NetApp
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 21 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
KV Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Kilbride, Scotland
Traveltek Limited
Salary: £24k - £38k
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidlington
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
East Kilbride, Scotland
Traveltek Limited
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hitchin
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
PokerStars
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £23k to £28k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Guildford
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago