Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Web Engineer was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 793 782 840
Rank change year-on-year -11 +58 -151
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Engineer 405 473 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 355 435 429
UK median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Web Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Web Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Engineer in the UK

Web Engineer
Top 15 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 -23 389 £44,500 -1.11% 11
UK excluding London +26 224 £35,000 -12.50% 8
London -27 180 £50,000 -13.04% 3
South East +34 93 £35,000 -12.50% 2
East of England +21 56 £30,000 -25.00% 3
North of England -35 26 £40,000 +5.26% 3
Midlands +34 19 £37,500 -
South West -21 19 £36,000 -7.69%
East Midlands +53 15 £37,500 -
Yorkshire -12 13 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Scotland 0 11 £35,000 -26.32%
North West -17 9 £50,000 +17.65% 2
West Midlands +15 7 £31,500 -10.00%
North East +11 4 £38,750 +29.17%
Wales +21 3 £40,000 -

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 237 (58.52%) JavaScript
2 168 (41.48%) CSS
3 164 (40.49%) Software Engineering
4 161 (39.75%) Agile Software Development
5 152 (37.53%) HTML
6 129 (31.85%) .NET
7 125 (30.86%) C#
8 110 (27.16%) Web Development
9 109 (26.91%) Java
10 98 (24.20%) SQL
11 96 (23.70%) AngularJS
12 95 (23.46%) ASP.NET
13 91 (22.47%) Test Automation
14 87 (21.48%) Python
15 82 (20.25%) HTML5
16 78 (19.26%) Microsoft
17 77 (19.01%) Web Services
18 64 (15.80%) Selenium
18 64 (15.80%) jQuery
19 61 (15.06%) RESTful
19 61 (15.06%) Degree
19 61 (15.06%) SQL Server
19 61 (15.06%) Finance
20 58 (14.32%) Linux
20 58 (14.32%) User Experience
21 56 (13.83%) DevOps
21 56 (13.83%) Sass
22 55 (13.58%) QA
23 54 (13.33%) TDD
24 52 (12.84%) CSS3

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 23 (5.68%) IIS
2 22 (5.43%) Apache
3 19 (4.69%) CMS
4 15 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.72%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.47%) JBoss
7 7 (1.73%) nginx
7 7 (1.73%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.73%) WordPress
8 6 (1.48%) Confluence
9 5 (1.23%) Apache TomEE
10 4 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.74%) Drupal
11 3 (0.74%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.74%) Liferay
12 2 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.25%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.96%) SaaS
4 8 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.98%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.48%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (1.23%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.23%) Office 365
7 4 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.99%) GitHub
8 3 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.74%) Route 53
8 3 (0.74%) Sauce Labs
8 3 (0.74%) Serverless
9 2 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.25%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.17%) HTTP
2 10 (2.47%) Internet
3 9 (2.22%) Firewall
3 9 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.48%) DNS
4 6 (1.48%) FTP
4 6 (1.48%) RFID
5 5 (1.23%) LDAP
6 3 (0.74%) Intranet
6 3 (0.74%) SSL
7 2 (0.49%) DHCP
7 2 (0.49%) Network Security
8 1 (0.25%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.25%) DMZ
8 1 (0.25%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.25%) PPP
8 1 (0.25%) SMS
8 1 (0.25%) SMTP
8 1 (0.25%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.42%) MySQL
3 21 (5.19%) MongoDB
4 14 (3.46%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.23%) Redis
8 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.99%) Endeca
10 3 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.74%) Couchbase
10 3 (0.74%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.49%) Big Data
11 2 (0.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 64 (15.80%) Selenium
2 46 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 43 (10.62%) Jasmine
4 30 (7.41%) webpack
5 29 (7.16%) JIRA
6 28 (6.91%) Jenkins
7 24 (5.93%) Babel
8 19 (4.69%) Mocha
8 19 (4.69%) Visual Studio
8 19 (4.69%) WebDriver
9 15 (3.70%) Cucumber
9 15 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
10 12 (2.96%) gulp
11 11 (2.72%) FitNesse
12 10 (2.47%) Subversion
13 8 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (1.73%) Appium
14 7 (1.73%) Eclipse
15 6 (1.48%) TeamCity
16 5 (1.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 61 (15.06%) Finance
2 46 (11.36%) Retail
3 21 (5.19%) Marketing
4 17 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.46%) Games
6 13 (3.21%) Electronics
6 13 (3.21%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.96%) Banking
8 7 (1.73%) Advertising
8 7 (1.73%) Legal
9 6 (1.48%) Publishing
10 4 (0.99%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.49%) Automotive
11 2 (0.49%) Billing
11 2 (0.49%) German Language
11 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.49%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Law
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (41.48%) CSS
2 152 (37.53%) HTML
3 129 (31.85%) .NET
4 96 (23.70%) AngularJS
5 95 (23.46%) ASP.NET
6 82 (20.25%) HTML5
7 77 (19.01%) Web Services
8 64 (15.80%) jQuery
9 61 (15.06%) RESTful
10 56 (13.83%) Sass
11 52 (12.84%) CSS3
12 49 (12.10%) React
13 48 (11.85%) REST
14 43 (10.62%) Node.js
14 43 (10.62%) Redux
15 33 (8.15%) XML
16 30 (7.41%) SOAP
17 28 (6.91%) LESS
18 27 (6.67%) Enzyme
19 26 (6.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 58 (14.32%) User Experience
2 47 (11.60%) Computer Science
3 40 (9.88%) Mobile App
4 36 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
5 31 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (3.95%) Algorithms
7 15 (3.70%) Fintech
8 12 (2.96%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.72%) Blog
10 9 (2.22%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.73%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.48%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.48%) Smartcard
13 5 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.23%) Social Media
13 5 (1.23%) Wiki
14 4 (0.99%) e-Learning
14 4 (0.99%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.99%) W3C
15 3 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.32%) Linux
2 36 (8.89%) Windows
3 23 (5.68%) Android
4 21 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 18 (4.44%) Unix
6 12 (2.96%) CentOS
6 12 (2.96%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.48%) Solaris
8 4 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (40.49%) Software Engineering
2 161 (39.75%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (27.16%) Web Development
4 91 (22.47%) Test Automation
5 56 (13.83%) DevOps
6 54 (13.33%) TDD
7 49 (12.10%) MVC
8 47 (11.60%) Scrum
9 40 (9.88%) E-Commerce
10 37 (9.14%) OO
11 36 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (7.65%) BDD
13 29 (7.16%) Artificial Intelligence
14 24 (5.93%) SDLC
15 23 (5.68%) Unit Testing
16 22 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (5.43%) Responsive Web Design
17 20 (4.94%) Open Source
18 19 (4.69%) Mentoring
19 18 (4.44%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 237 (58.52%) JavaScript
2 125 (30.86%) C#
3 109 (26.91%) Java
4 98 (24.20%) SQL
5 87 (21.48%) Python
6 39 (9.63%) PHP
7 28 (6.91%) C++
8 24 (5.93%) ES6
8 24 (5.93%) Ruby
9 23 (5.68%) Perl
10 18 (4.44%) PowerShell
11 15 (3.70%) T-SQL
12 13 (3.21%) TypeScript
13 12 (2.96%) Bash Shell
14 11 (2.72%) C
15 10 (2.47%) VB
16 9 (2.22%) Objective-C
17 6 (1.48%) Scala
18 4 (0.99%) Apple Swift
18 4 (0.99%) Go
Qualifications
1 61 (15.06%) Degree
2 29 (7.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (4.69%) PhD
4 10 (2.47%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.99%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.74%) CISSP
6 3 (0.74%) ISEB
6 3 (0.74%) MCP
6 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.74%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.49%) CCNA
7 2 (0.49%) CCNP
7 2 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.25%) HNC
8 1 (0.25%) HND
8 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (13.58%) QA
2 7 (1.73%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.49%) WCAG
5 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (2.72%) Docker
2 6 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (5.19%) Puppet
2 9 (2.22%) Ansible
3 8 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.74%) Terraform
5 2 (0.49%) Graphite
5 2 (0.49%) Nagios
5 2 (0.49%) vRealize
6 1 (0.25%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.25%) Kibana
6 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.25%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 78 (19.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.96%) SAP
3 8 (1.98%) Oracle
4 7 (1.73%) Google
4 7 (1.73%) Splunk
5 6 (1.48%) Adobe
5 6 (1.48%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.48%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.23%) IBM
6 5 (1.23%) Sun
7 3 (0.74%) Remedy
7 3 (0.74%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.74%) VMware
7 3 (0.74%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.49%) Coremetrics
8 2 (0.49%) Dynatrace
8 2 (0.49%) Omniture
8 2 (0.49%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.49%) Sitecore