Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Digital Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 293 298 338
Rank change year-on-year +5 +40 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 59 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.53% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 18 19
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £60,125 £73,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +52.94% -22.73% +15.79%

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 10,588 9,454 11,488
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 95.09% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9,486 8,571 10,489
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 £35,000 £34,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 36 (61.02%) SQL
1 36 (61.02%) DevOps
2 35 (59.32%) .NET
2 35 (59.32%) C#
3 32 (54.24%) T-SQL
3 32 (54.24%) ASP.NET Web API
4 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (47.46%) Microservices
6 27 (45.76%) Software Engineering
7 26 (44.07%) Microsoft Azure
7 26 (44.07%) AngularJS
8 25 (42.37%) .NET Core
9 23 (38.98%) RabbitMQ
10 22 (37.29%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (37.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 19 (32.20%) Greenfield Project
12 17 (28.81%) Java
13 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
13 15 (25.42%) HTML
13 15 (25.42%) CSS
13 15 (25.42%) TDD
13 15 (25.42%) BDD
14 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
15 11 (18.64%) Scrum
15 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (16.95%) Web Development
16 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
16 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
16 10 (16.95%) MVC

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 4 (6.78%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.69%) Ethereum
2 1 (1.69%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 26 (44.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.39%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.25%) Maven
3 4 (6.78%) Xcode
4 1 (1.69%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) GitLab
4 1 (1.69%) Grunt
4 1 (1.69%) gulp
4 1 (1.69%) webpack
General
1 9 (15.25%) Banking
1 9 (15.25%) Investment Banking
2 4 (6.78%) Publishing
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
4 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (59.32%) .NET
2 32 (54.24%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (44.07%) AngularJS
4 25 (42.37%) .NET Core
5 23 (38.98%) RabbitMQ
6 15 (25.42%) CSS
6 15 (25.42%) HTML
7 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
7 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (8.47%) Web Services
9 4 (6.78%) REST
10 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.39%) Kafka
10 2 (3.39%) Spring
10 2 (3.39%) Spring Boot
11 1 (1.69%) HTML5
11 1 (1.69%) J2EE
11 1 (1.69%) J2SE
11 1 (1.69%) jQuery
11 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.29%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (32.20%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (8.47%) Fintech
4 4 (6.78%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.39%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Bitcoin
6 1 (1.69%) Digital Currency
6 1 (1.69%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) DevOps
2 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (47.46%) Microservices
4 27 (45.76%) Software Engineering
5 22 (37.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 15 (25.42%) BDD
6 15 (25.42%) TDD
7 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
8 11 (18.64%) Scrum
9 10 (16.95%) MVC
9 10 (16.95%) Web Development
10 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.78%) iOS Development
11 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.39%) Analytics
12 2 (3.39%) Collaborative Working
12 2 (3.39%) Front End Development
12 2 (3.39%) SDLC
13 1 (1.69%) Big Data Analytics
13 1 (1.69%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 36 (61.02%) SQL
2 35 (59.32%) C#
3 32 (54.24%) T-SQL
4 17 (28.81%) Java
5 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.17%) Java 8
7 5 (8.47%) Scala
8 4 (6.78%) Apple Swift
8 4 (6.78%) Kotlin
8 4 (6.78%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.69%) Clojure
9 1 (1.69%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.39%) Adobe