The median annual salary for a Web Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 692 697 682
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Engineer 191 227 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 157 208 248
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £31,700 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -9 160 £45,000 -10.00% 28
London -8 86 £57,500 - 13
South East +23 29 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Yorkshire +6 17 £45,000 - 3
East of England -4 11 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Cambridgeshire -4 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Cambridge -6 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Sussex +16 9 £35,000 +16.66%
York - 9 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire - 9 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +7 8 £37,500 -16.66% 2
City of London +24 7 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Berkshire +13 7 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Leeds +2 7 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Surrey +19 5 £20,500 -41.42%
Oxfordshire +17 5 - -
Crawley +12 5 £30,000 -
West Midlands +10 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Reading +11 4 £55,000 +10.00%
South West +9 4 £35,000 -36.36%
North West -38 4 £32,500 -32.64% 3
Leatherhead - 4 £20,500 -
Horsham - 4 £35,000 -
East Midlands +20 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Tyne and Wear +19 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +15 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Brighton +14 3 £30,000 -25.00% 1
North East +14 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
East Sussex +10 3 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Newbury -5 3 £40,000 +23.07% 2

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 211 (53.69%) JavaScript
2 166 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (35.37%) HTML
4 129 (32.82%) CSS
5 127 (32.32%) Java
6 124 (31.55%) Test Automation
7 112 (28.50%) Software Engineering
8 102 (25.95%) Linux
9 84 (21.37%) Web Development
10 83 (21.12%) SQL
11 81 (20.61%) TDD
11 81 (20.61%) Git (software)
12 79 (20.10%) Selenium
13 77 (19.59%) Python
13 77 (19.59%) Jenkins
14 74 (18.83%) E-Commerce
15 71 (18.07%) DevOps
16 70 (17.81%) HTML5
17 68 (17.30%) C#
18 67 (17.05%) PHP
18 67 (17.05%) .NET
19 66 (16.79%) Degree
20 61 (15.52%) Web Services
21 60 (15.27%) Finance
22 59 (15.01%) Computer Science
23 56 (14.25%) SQL Server
24 53 (13.49%) MySQL
25 51 (12.98%) Amazon AWS
26 50 (12.72%) Retail
26 50 (12.72%) Windows

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 28 (7.12%) Apache
2 27 (6.87%) IIS
3 25 (6.36%) WebLogic
4 18 (4.58%) Tomcat
5 17 (4.33%) JBoss
6 16 (4.07%) nginx
7 13 (3.31%) CMS
8 11 (2.80%) Drupal
9 9 (2.29%) Apache TomEE
9 9 (2.29%) WordPress
10 8 (2.04%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (1.78%) Confluence
11 7 (1.78%) SharePoint
12 4 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.76%) Jetty
14 2 (0.51%) Magnolia
14 2 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 51 (12.98%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.34%) SaaS
3 17 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.76%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.76%) Azure Machine Learning
6 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.76%) Route 53
6 3 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.51%) Sauce Labs
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.25%) GitHub
8 1 (0.25%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (11.45%) HTTP
2 19 (4.83%) Internet
2 19 (4.83%) TCP/IP
3 15 (3.82%) LDAP
4 13 (3.31%) FTP
5 11 (2.80%) Firewall
6 9 (2.29%) SSL
7 5 (1.27%) DNS
8 4 (1.02%) SMTP
9 3 (0.76%) DHCP
9 3 (0.76%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.76%) Telnet
10 2 (0.51%) LAN
10 2 (0.51%) NAS
10 2 (0.51%) RFID
10 2 (0.51%) SAN
10 2 (0.51%) SSH
10 2 (0.51%) WAN
11 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.25%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (14.25%) SQL Server
2 53 (13.49%) MySQL
3 17 (4.33%) MongoDB
4 16 (4.07%) NoSQL
5 10 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.27%) Redis
8 5 (1.27%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.02%) Big Data
9 4 (1.02%) Blockchain
9 4 (1.02%) DB2
9 4 (1.02%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.76%) DocumentDB
10 3 (0.76%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 81 (20.61%) Git (software)
2 79 (20.10%) Selenium
3 77 (19.59%) Jenkins
4 37 (9.41%) Jasmine
5 31 (7.89%) JIRA
5 31 (7.89%) WebDriver
6 30 (7.63%) Babel
6 30 (7.63%) webpack
7 21 (5.34%) JUnit
8 19 (4.83%) Maven
8 19 (4.83%) Subversion
9 17 (4.33%) Protractor
10 16 (4.07%) Eclipse
11 15 (3.82%) Visual Studio
12 14 (3.56%) Cucumber
13 13 (3.31%) IntelliJ
13 13 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (3.05%) SoapUI
15 10 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (2.54%) TeamCity
General
1 60 (15.27%) Finance
2 50 (12.72%) Retail
3 31 (7.89%) Banking
4 15 (3.82%) Marketing
5 12 (3.05%) Legal
6 11 (2.80%) Games
7 10 (2.54%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.29%) Publishing
9 8 (2.04%) Electronics
10 7 (1.78%) Automotive
10 7 (1.78%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.53%) Manufacturing
12 4 (1.02%) Military
13 2 (0.51%) Advertising
14 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (35.37%) HTML
2 129 (32.82%) CSS
3 70 (17.81%) HTML5
4 67 (17.05%) .NET
5 61 (15.52%) Web Services
6 49 (12.47%) AngularJS
7 45 (11.45%) jQuery
8 41 (10.43%) CSS3
8 41 (10.43%) XML
9 39 (9.92%) ASP.NET
10 37 (9.41%) Redux
11 34 (8.65%) Sass
12 33 (8.40%) React
13 32 (8.14%) JSON
14 31 (7.89%) Node.js
15 30 (7.63%) REST
16 29 (7.38%) SOAP
17 21 (5.34%) Java EE
17 21 (5.34%) RESTful
18 20 (5.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 59 (15.01%) Computer Science
2 31 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.38%) Mobile App
4 23 (5.85%) User Experience
5 11 (2.80%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.04%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.53%) IVR
8 6 (1.53%) Mobile Banking
8 6 (1.53%) Online Banking
8 6 (1.53%) Social Media
9 5 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.27%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.02%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.02%) Fintech
10 4 (1.02%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.76%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.51%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.51%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 102 (25.95%) Linux
2 50 (12.72%) Windows
3 34 (8.65%) Apple iOS
4 31 (7.89%) Android
5 24 (6.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (4.33%) Windows Server
7 15 (3.82%) Unix
8 10 (2.54%) Solaris
9 6 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.27%) CentOS
10 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.02%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.76%) Debian
12 3 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.25%) SUSE
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (31.55%) Test Automation
3 112 (28.50%) Software Engineering
4 84 (21.37%) Web Development
5 81 (20.61%) TDD
6 74 (18.83%) E-Commerce
7 71 (18.07%) DevOps
8 45 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (10.43%) SDLC
10 36 (9.16%) BDD
10 36 (9.16%) MVC
11 35 (8.91%) Scrum
12 27 (6.87%) Re-Platforming
13 25 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (5.60%) Mentoring
15 21 (5.34%) Configuration Management
16 20 (5.09%) Responsive Web Design
17 19 (4.83%) Mathematics
18 18 (4.58%) Process Improvement
19 17 (4.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 211 (53.69%) JavaScript
2 127 (32.32%) Java
3 83 (21.12%) SQL
4 77 (19.59%) Python
5 68 (17.30%) C#
6 67 (17.05%) PHP
7 32 (8.14%) Perl
7 32 (8.14%) Ruby
8 28 (7.12%) ES6
9 21 (5.34%) PowerShell
10 19 (4.83%) C++
11 17 (4.33%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.80%) MATLAB
12 11 (2.80%) Objective-C
12 11 (2.80%) VB
13 10 (2.54%) C
13 10 (2.54%) Groovy
14 7 (1.78%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.53%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.27%) Go
Qualifications
1 66 (16.79%) Degree
2 22 (5.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (4.33%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.82%) ISTQB
5 13 (3.31%) ISEB
6 4 (1.02%) MCP
6 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.76%) CISSP
8 2 (0.51%) CISM
8 2 (0.51%) OSCP
8 2 (0.51%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.25%) MCSE
9 1 (0.25%) PhD
9 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.45%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (5.85%) Docker
2 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.51%) Xen
3 1 (0.25%) KVM
3 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (10.94%) Ansible
2 40 (10.18%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (8.40%) Puppet
4 21 (5.34%) Rundeck
5 6 (1.53%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.53%) Terraform
6 5 (1.27%) Nagios
7 4 (1.02%) Kibana
8 3 (0.76%) Graphite
9 2 (0.51%) logstash
9 2 (0.51%) Nessus
9 2 (0.51%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.51%) Salt
10 1 (0.25%) Packer
10 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (8.14%) Splunk
2 26 (6.62%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.62%) Red Hat
3 24 (6.11%) Oracle
4 21 (5.34%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (2.80%) Adobe
6 10 (2.54%) Sun
7 9 (2.29%) Google
8 6 (1.53%) DevExpress
8 6 (1.53%) New Relic
8 6 (1.53%) Telerik
9 5 (1.27%) IBM
9 5 (1.27%) Remedy
9 5 (1.27%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.27%) VMware
10 4 (1.02%) Citrix
10 4 (1.02%) SAP
10 4 (1.02%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.76%) Apple
11 3 (0.76%) Xamarin
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £38,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Pension contribution, discretionary
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Cloudscope
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
driverhelpline
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £30,000+ Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Ludlow, Shropshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £53000 per annum + Generous Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Healthcare, Holidays
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Improbable
Salary: Unspecified Competitve Salary and pension
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Direct Resource Services Ltd
Salary: £0 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
East London
Pirean Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary, Discretionary Bonus and Health Care
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 15 days ago