Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Digital Developer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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

Digital Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 301 320 368
Rank change year-on-year +19 +48 +76
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 45 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 42 15 20
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £45,875
90th Percentile £95,000 £75,000 £66,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +44.44% -18.18% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,609 9,708 12,933
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 95.85% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9,409 8,816 11,680
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,000 £32,750 £33,225
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Digital Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Digital Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Developer in the City of London

Digital Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Digital Developer in the City of London

Digital Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Digital Developer in the City of London

Digital Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, Digital Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Digital Developer in the job title.

1 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 23 (51.11%) TDD
3 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (42.22%) Web Development
4 19 (42.22%) Java
4 19 (42.22%) DevOps
5 18 (40.00%) React
5 18 (40.00%) C#
5 18 (40.00%) .NET
6 16 (35.56%) SQL
6 16 (35.56%) AngularJS
7 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (31.11%) BDD
7 14 (31.11%) T-SQL
8 13 (28.89%) Microservices
8 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
9 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (26.67%) HTML
9 12 (26.67%) Publishing
10 11 (24.44%) CSS
10 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
11 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 10 (22.22%) MVC
12 9 (20.00%) Linux
12 9 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (17.78%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (17.78%) RabbitMQ

Digital Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.11%) CMS
3 3 (6.67%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.44%) Kentico
4 2 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.11%) Maven
2 5 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.44%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.44%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (4.44%) Xcode
6 1 (2.22%) Grunt
6 1 (2.22%) gulp
6 1 (2.22%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) Selenium
6 1 (2.22%) webpack
General
1 12 (26.67%) Publishing
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Finance
5 1 (2.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) .NET
1 18 (40.00%) React
2 16 (35.56%) AngularJS
3 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (26.67%) HTML
5 11 (24.44%) CSS
6 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (17.78%) .NET Core
8 8 (17.78%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (8.89%) HTML5
10 3 (6.67%) Node.js
10 3 (6.67%) REST
10 3 (6.67%) Sass
10 3 (6.67%) Web Services
11 2 (4.44%) CSS3
11 2 (4.44%) jQuery
11 2 (4.44%) LESS
11 2 (4.44%) Spring
12 1 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.67%) Fintech
3 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) TDD
2 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (42.22%) DevOps
3 19 (42.22%) Web Development
4 14 (31.11%) BDD
5 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
5 13 (28.89%) Microservices
6 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
8 10 (22.22%) MVC
9 8 (17.78%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 8 (17.78%) Scrum
10 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
11 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 4 (8.89%) Front End Development
12 4 (8.89%) Refactoring
13 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
14 2 (4.44%) iOS Development
15 1 (2.22%) Big Data Analytics
15 1 (2.22%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (42.22%) Java
3 18 (40.00%) C#
4 16 (35.56%) SQL
5 14 (31.11%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.11%) Java 8
7 2 (4.44%) Apple Swift
7 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.44%) Scala
8 1 (2.22%) Kotlin
8 1 (2.22%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe
3 1 (2.22%) Twitter