Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 315 351
Rank change year-on-year +17 +36 +82
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 54 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 51 14 20
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% -9.09% +18.92%
10th Percentile £42,500 £34,750 £44,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £58,750 £71,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +44.44% -18.18% +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 10,481 9,691 12,443
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.97% 95.24% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9,321 8,766 11,333
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 £33,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% 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 16 August 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 16 August 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 30 (55.56%) SQL
2 29 (53.70%) .NET
2 29 (53.70%) C#
2 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (51.85%) DevOps
4 26 (48.15%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (48.15%) T-SQL
5 21 (38.89%) Microservices
6 20 (37.04%) AngularJS
6 20 (37.04%) Software Engineering
7 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
7 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (33.33%) .NET Core
8 18 (33.33%) Java
9 17 (31.48%) TDD
10 16 (29.63%) CSS
10 16 (29.63%) HTML
11 15 (27.78%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 15 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (25.93%) BDD
12 14 (25.93%) Web Development
13 12 (22.22%) Scrum
14 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
14 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
14 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
14 11 (20.37%) E-Commerce
14 11 (20.37%) MVC
14 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS

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 (7.41%) Umbraco
2 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Ethereum
3 1 (1.85%) Moodle
3 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.70%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
1 8 (14.81%) Maven
2 4 (7.41%) Xcode
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) Grunt
3 1 (1.85%) gulp
3 1 (1.85%) webpack
General
1 8 (14.81%) Banking
1 8 (14.81%) Investment Banking
2 7 (12.96%) Publishing
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) .NET
2 26 (48.15%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (37.04%) AngularJS
4 18 (33.33%) .NET Core
5 16 (29.63%) CSS
5 16 (29.63%) HTML
6 15 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
7 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (9.26%) React
8 5 (9.26%) Web Services
9 4 (7.41%) REST
10 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.70%) Spring
11 1 (1.85%) J2EE
11 1 (1.85%) J2SE
11 1 (1.85%) Kafka
11 1 (1.85%) Middleware
11 1 (1.85%) Node.js
11 1 (1.85%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (18.52%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (9.26%) Fintech
4 4 (7.41%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Bitcoin
5 1 (1.85%) Digital Currency
5 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (51.85%) DevOps
3 21 (38.89%) Microservices
4 20 (37.04%) Software Engineering
5 17 (31.48%) TDD
6 15 (27.78%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 14 (25.93%) BDD
7 14 (25.93%) Web Development
8 12 (22.22%) Scrum
9 11 (20.37%) E-Commerce
9 11 (20.37%) MVC
10 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
11 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
12 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (7.41%) iOS Development
13 2 (3.70%) Collaborative Working
14 1 (1.85%) Content Management
14 1 (1.85%) Pair Programming
14 1 (1.85%) Problem-Solving
14 1 (1.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (55.56%) SQL
2 29 (53.70%) C#
3 26 (48.15%) T-SQL
4 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
5 18 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (9.26%) Java 8
6 5 (9.26%) Scala
7 4 (7.41%) Apple Swift
7 4 (7.41%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.56%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.85%) Clojure
9 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe