Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019.

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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 296 308 323
Rank change year-on-year +12 +15 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 46 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.25% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 12
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £51,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.45% -9.33% +14.80%
10th Percentile £57,500 £31,250 £26,875
90th Percentile £83,875 £70,000 £73,625
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £51,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +25.60% -5.91% +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 9,801 9,838 10,371
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.68% 95.03% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8,775 8,787 9,459
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019, 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 31 (67.39%) DevOps
1 31 (67.39%) Microservices
2 29 (63.04%) Software Engineering
3 27 (58.70%) C#
4 25 (54.35%) SQL
4 25 (54.35%) .NET
5 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (47.83%) RabbitMQ
6 22 (47.83%) AngularJS
6 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (47.83%) .NET Core
6 22 (47.83%) Greenfield Project
6 22 (47.83%) T-SQL
7 21 (45.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 21 (45.65%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (34.78%) Java
9 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (26.09%) TDD
11 11 (23.91%) Docker
12 10 (21.74%) BDD
13 9 (19.57%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
13 9 (19.57%) Scala
13 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
13 9 (19.57%) Publishing
14 8 (17.39%) Web Services
15 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
15 7 (15.22%) REST
15 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
15 7 (15.22%) Kotlin

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 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (6.52%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Ethereum
2 1 (2.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (2.17%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) GitLab
3 1 (2.17%) gulp
General
1 9 (19.57%) Publishing
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Front Office
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (54.35%) .NET
2 22 (47.83%) .NET Core
2 22 (47.83%) AngularJS
2 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web API
2 22 (47.83%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (17.39%) Web Services
4 7 (15.22%) REST
5 6 (13.04%) CSS
5 6 (13.04%) HTML
6 5 (10.87%) Spring
7 4 (8.70%) Spring Boot
8 2 (4.35%) CSS3
8 2 (4.35%) HTML5
8 2 (4.35%) Kafka
8 2 (4.35%) RESTful
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.17%) J2EE
9 1 (2.17%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (45.65%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.52%) Fintech
4 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.35%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Bitcoin
5 1 (2.17%) Derivative
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Currency
5 1 (2.17%) Equities
5 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.17%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) DevOps
1 31 (67.39%) Microservices
2 29 (63.04%) Software Engineering
3 21 (45.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.09%) TDD
6 10 (21.74%) BDD
7 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
7 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.35%) Decision-Making
9 2 (4.35%) SDLC
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Leadership
9 2 (4.35%) Web Development
9 2 (4.35%) Workflow
10 1 (2.17%) Collaborative Working
10 1 (2.17%) Cryptocurrency
10 1 (2.17%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.17%) Performance Optimisation
10 1 (2.17%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) C#
2 25 (54.35%) SQL
3 22 (47.83%) T-SQL
4 16 (34.78%) Java
5 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.57%) Scala
6 7 (15.22%) Kotlin
7 5 (10.87%) Java 8
8 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.17%) Clojure
9 1 (2.17%) ES6
9 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft