The median annual salary for a Web Specialist was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Web Specialist
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 856 940 907
Rank change year-on-year +84 -33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Specialist 8 9 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.009% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.009% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 26
Median salary £72,500 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.09% +19.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £38,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,400 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £18,000 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -55.00% -8.04%  

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 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Web Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Specialist in the UK

Web Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Web Specialist in the UK

Web Specialist
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Specialist over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Specialist in the UK

Web Specialist
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +88 8 £72,500 +38.09% 7
London +77 6 £73,750 +37.20% 1
City of London - 3 £75,000 -
South East +68 1 £18,000 -65.87% 1
South West - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £18,000 -
Swindon - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £18,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -

Web Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Web Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
1 9 (39.13%) Web Development
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) Front End Development
3 6 (26.09%) Mobile Development
3 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (26.09%) HTML5
4 5 (21.74%) CSS3
4 5 (21.74%) jQuery
4 5 (21.74%) XHTML
4 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (21.74%) LESS
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) Tableau
6 3 (13.04%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat
6 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Web Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) Forcepoint
6 3 (13.04%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) MySQL
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.04%) Adobe

Web Specialist 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 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.35%) InDesign
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) FTP
1 2 (8.70%) Network Security
1 2 (8.70%) SMTP
1 2 (8.70%) SSH
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) BigQuery
2 2 (8.70%) Looker
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) Pentaho
2 2 (8.70%) Power BI
2 2 (8.70%) QlikView
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) CSS
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) HTML5
3 5 (21.74%) CSS3
3 5 (21.74%) jQuery
3 5 (21.74%) LESS
3 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (21.74%) XHTML
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Node.js
5 2 (8.70%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.35%) Ext JS
6 1 (4.35%) OAuth
6 1 (4.35%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Cyber Attack
1 3 (13.04%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) PKI
2 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Web Development
2 7 (30.43%) Front End Development
3 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (26.09%) Mobile Development
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Cyber Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) OSINT
5 3 (13.04%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (13.04%) Web Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Presales
6 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
6 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CISM
1 1 (4.35%) CISSP
1 1 (4.35%) OSCP
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) Tableau
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe
2 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat
2 3 (13.04%) Forcepoint
3 2 (8.70%) Clearswift
3 2 (8.70%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) Informatica
3 2 (8.70%) IronPort
3 2 (8.70%) LANDesk
3 2 (8.70%) Omniture
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) AlienVault
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Intel
4 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.35%) Qualys
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Sencha
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk
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