Developer Jobs in England

Developer
UK > England

The median Developer salary in England is £57,500 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 12 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 7 9 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 14,163 12,651 30,300
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 14.82% 15.41% 20.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.66% 16.90% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11,932 9,949 17,651
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £111,250 £100,000
UK median annual salary £56,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.08% +8.33% +9.09%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in England. 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.

Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 90,431 74,847 138,483
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.61% 91.19% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 65,915 49,353 75,297
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,713 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.53% +1.19% +9.09%
75th Percentile £70,000 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in England

Developer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Developer in England.

Salary trend for Developer in England

Developer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in England over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Developer in England

Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 12 June 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -4 3,833 £75,000 -4.46% 862
North of England +12 3,312 £52,500 -4.55% 559
South East 0 2,523 £57,500 -4.17% 363
Midlands +6 1,952 £50,000 -9.09% 340
North West +11 1,948 £52,500 -4.55% 336
South West +4 1,538 £50,000 -7.41% 201
West Midlands +11 1,249 £50,000 -9.09% 210
Yorkshire +15 1,038 £50,000 -4.76% 163
East of England +13 943 £50,000 -11.11% 145
East Midlands +5 695 £50,000 -9.09% 129
North East +4 326 £52,500 -4.55% 64
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England

For the 6 months to 12 June 2024, Developer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 4,893 (34.55%) JavaScript
2 4,838 (34.16%) C#
3 4,719 (33.32%) .NET
4 4,119 (29.08%) Agile
5 3,871 (27.33%) Azure
6 3,651 (25.78%) Full Stack Development
7 3,194 (22.55%) SQL
8 2,820 (19.91%) HTML
9 2,649 (18.70%) React
10 2,563 (18.10%) AWS
11 2,518 (17.78%) CSS
12 2,367 (16.71%) SQL Server
13 2,268 (16.01%) Microsoft
14 2,203 (15.55%) AngularJS
15 2,130 (15.04%) Social Skills
16 1,976 (13.95%) Finance
17 1,946 (13.74%) TypeScript
18 1,919 (13.55%) ASP.NET
19 1,819 (12.84%) DevOps
20 1,790 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
21 1,777 (12.55%) MVC
22 1,746 (12.33%) Java
23 1,729 (12.21%) Software Engineering
24 1,624 (11.47%) Python
25 1,613 (11.39%) .NET Core
26 1,572 (11.10%) Microservices
27 1,552 (10.96%) Degree
28 1,462 (10.32%) Git
29 1,365 (9.64%) PHP
30 1,309 (9.24%) Vue

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 342 (2.41%) Apache
2 337 (2.38%) CMS
3 296 (2.09%) WordPress
4 266 (1.88%) SharePoint
5 244 (1.72%) Apache Airflow
6 159 (1.12%) IIS
7 133 (0.94%) Confluence
8 121 (0.85%) Umbraco
9 77 (0.54%) Drupal
10 68 (0.48%) nginx
11 65 (0.46%) OpenEdge
12 54 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
13 53 (0.37%) Headless CMS
14 51 (0.36%) Kentico
15 33 (0.23%) OpenStack
16 29 (0.20%) Appian
17 25 (0.18%) SAS
17 25 (0.18%) Tomcat
18 24 (0.17%) Mendix
19 20 (0.14%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 119 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 69 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
3 45 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 31 (0.22%) Adobe XD
5 26 (0.18%) Simulink
6 24 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 18 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 14 (0.099%) Chatbot
9 8 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.056%) MS Visio
10 7 (0.049%) InfoPath
11 6 (0.042%) InDesign
12 5 (0.035%) Sketch
12 5 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
13 4 (0.028%) Maya
13 4 (0.028%) Stateflow
13 4 (0.028%) Trello
14 3 (0.021%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.021%) GNU Octave
14 3 (0.021%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 197 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 120 (0.85%) Shopify
3 114 (0.80%) Magento
4 63 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
5 49 (0.35%) NetSuite
6 40 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
7 38 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
8 36 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 36 (0.25%) Siebel CRM
9 22 (0.16%) Visualfiles
10 16 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
11 12 (0.085%) IBM Planning Analytics
12 7 (0.049%) BPCS
13 6 (0.042%) Oracle EBS
14 5 (0.035%) Odoo
14 5 (0.035%) Oracle Financials
14 5 (0.035%) Sage 200
14 5 (0.035%) Sage X3
14 5 (0.035%) SAP BPC
14 5 (0.035%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3,871 (27.33%) Azure
2 2,563 (18.10%) AWS
3 998 (7.05%) Power Platform
4 827 (5.84%) Azure DevOps
5 558 (3.94%) GCP
6 549 (3.88%) Dynamics 365
7 542 (3.83%) SaaS
8 532 (3.76%) Serverless
9 395 (2.79%) GitHub
10 381 (2.69%) PowerApps
11 349 (2.46%) Power Automate
12 275 (1.94%) Microsoft 365
13 230 (1.62%) Azure Logic Apps
14 228 (1.61%) Azure Functions
15 219 (1.55%) Azure Service Bus
16 171 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
17 142 (1.00%) Azure API Management
18 130 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
19 112 (0.79%) dbt
20 100 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 210 (1.48%) Internet
2 67 (0.47%) HTTP
3 64 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 60 (0.42%) DNS
5 49 (0.35%) Firewall
6 40 (0.28%) SSL
7 27 (0.19%) VPN
7 27 (0.19%) Wireless
8 24 (0.17%) Network Security
9 23 (0.16%) Intranet
10 20 (0.14%) Broadband
11 16 (0.11%) Hyperconnected
12 15 (0.11%) 5G
12 15 (0.11%) Mobile Broadband
13 13 (0.092%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (0.085%) MQTT
15 11 (0.078%) BGP
15 11 (0.078%) Ethernet VPN
15 11 (0.078%) MPLS
16 10 (0.071%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,367 (16.71%) SQL Server
2 943 (6.66%) MySQL
3 732 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
4 653 (4.61%) Power BI
5 577 (4.07%) MongoDB
6 527 (3.72%) Relational Database
7 510 (3.60%) NoSQL
8 295 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 288 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
10 244 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
11 240 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
12 228 (1.61%) Apache Ignite
13 186 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 167 (1.18%) Redis
15 141 (1.00%) DB2
16 139 (0.98%) Data Lake
17 108 (0.76%) Amazon Athena
17 108 (0.76%) Oracle Database
18 107 (0.76%) Dremio
19 106 (0.75%) Apache Arrow
Development Applications
1 1,462 (10.32%) Git
2 449 (3.17%) Visual Studio
3 404 (2.85%) JIRA
4 209 (1.48%) Jenkins
5 158 (1.12%) Bitbucket
6 150 (1.06%) GitLab
7 144 (1.02%) Cypress.io
8 115 (0.81%) NUnit
9 111 (0.78%) Selenium
10 100 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 89 (0.63%) TeamCity
12 86 (0.61%) Sourcetree
13 72 (0.51%) JUnit
14 69 (0.49%) Moq
15 67 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
16 53 (0.37%) Jasmine
16 53 (0.37%) Visual Studio Code
17 51 (0.36%) webpack
18 46 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
19 43 (0.30%) gulp
General
1 2,130 (15.04%) Social Skills
2 1,976 (13.95%) Finance
3 557 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
4 555 (3.92%) Front Office
5 538 (3.80%) Marketing
6 496 (3.50%) Banking
7 449 (3.17%) Public Sector
8 430 (3.04%) Retail
9 392 (2.77%) Law
10 364 (2.57%) Games
11 257 (1.81%) Manufacturing
12 227 (1.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 195 (1.38%) Investment Banking
14 194 (1.37%) Legal
15 164 (1.16%) Tech for Good
16 143 (1.01%) Advertising
17 139 (0.98%) Telecoms
18 134 (0.95%) Presentation Skills
19 117 (0.83%) Automotive
19 117 (0.83%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,719 (33.32%) .NET
2 2,820 (19.91%) HTML
3 2,649 (18.70%) React
4 2,518 (17.78%) CSS
5 2,203 (15.55%) AngularJS
6 1,919 (13.55%) ASP.NET
7 1,613 (11.39%) .NET Core
8 1,309 (9.24%) Vue
9 1,253 (8.85%) .NET Framework
10 1,195 (8.44%) Node.js
11 1,108 (7.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1,005 (7.10%) Entity Framework
13 956 (6.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 936 (6.61%) RESTful
15 920 (6.50%) HTML5
16 912 (6.44%) REST
17 752 (5.31%) Laravel
18 750 (5.30%) Web Services
19 724 (5.11%) jQuery
20 548 (3.87%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 630 (4.45%) Greenfield Project
2 425 (3.00%) Fixed Income
3 408 (2.88%) Hedge funds
4 372 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 332 (2.34%) Algorithms
6 326 (2.30%) Equities
7 320 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 271 (1.91%) Data Structures
9 250 (1.77%) Product Ownership
10 239 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
11 227 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
12 225 (1.59%) Derivative
13 197 (1.39%) IoT
14 188 (1.33%) Blockchain
15 161 (1.14%) Client/Server
16 140 (0.99%) Distributed Systems
17 135 (0.95%) Legacy Systems
18 133 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
19 118 (0.83%) Cloud Native
20 108 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 753 (5.32%) Linux
2 477 (3.37%) Windows
3 402 (2.84%) Android
4 335 (2.37%) Apple iOS
5 90 (0.64%) Unix
6 35 (0.25%) Windows Server
7 31 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
8 30 (0.21%) VMS
9 28 (0.20%) Ubuntu
10 17 (0.12%) CentOS
11 16 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
12 13 (0.092%) Windows Server 2019
13 8 (0.056%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.042%) Alpine Linux
15 5 (0.035%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.035%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.028%) AIX
16 4 (0.028%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.028%) Windows Server 2012
17 2 (0.014%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,119 (29.08%) Agile
2 3,651 (25.78%) Full Stack Development
3 1,819 (12.84%) DevOps
4 1,790 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
5 1,777 (12.55%) MVC
6 1,729 (12.21%) Software Engineering
7 1,572 (11.10%) Microservices
8 1,291 (9.12%) TDD
9 1,144 (8.08%) Web Development
10 1,137 (8.03%) Computer Science
11 1,027 (7.25%) Scrum
12 972 (6.86%) CI/CD
13 970 (6.85%) User Experience
14 903 (6.38%) Front End Development
15 810 (5.72%) Mentoring
16 799 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
17 777 (5.49%) Artificial Intelligence
18 707 (4.99%) Design Patterns
19 684 (4.83%) OO
20 669 (4.72%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4,893 (34.55%) JavaScript
2 4,838 (34.16%) C#
3 3,194 (22.55%) SQL
4 1,946 (13.74%) TypeScript
5 1,746 (12.33%) Java
6 1,624 (11.47%) Python
7 1,365 (9.64%) PHP
8 503 (3.55%) C++
9 405 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 257 (1.81%) C
11 237 (1.67%) Kotlin
12 221 (1.56%) VB.NET
13 191 (1.35%) Go
14 160 (1.13%) PowerShell
15 149 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 122 (0.86%) Ruby
17 118 (0.83%) VB
18 116 (0.82%) Scala
19 107 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions
20 80 (0.56%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1,552 (10.96%) Degree
2 650 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 602 (4.25%) Security Cleared
4 431 (3.04%) SC Cleared
5 155 (1.09%) Master's Degree
6 85 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 78 (0.55%) DBS Check
8 70 (0.49%) DV Cleared
9 62 (0.44%) PhD
10 58 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 49 (0.35%) Azure Certification
12 41 (0.29%) AWS Certification
13 27 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
14 19 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.078%) Postgraduate
16 10 (0.071%) AWS Certified Developer
16 10 (0.071%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
16 10 (0.071%) HND
17 7 (0.049%) Numerate Degree
18 6 (0.042%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 436 (3.08%) QA
2 118 (0.83%) Accessibility
3 71 (0.50%) GDPR
4 55 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 48 (0.34%) WCAG
6 20 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.092%) SLA
8 12 (0.085%) HIPAA
8 12 (0.085%) MiFID
9 10 (0.071%) Cyber Essentials
10 6 (0.042%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.028%) EMIR
11 4 (0.028%) Software Quality Assurance
12 3 (0.021%) California Consumer Privacy Act
12 3 (0.021%) GRC
12 3 (0.021%) ISO 13485
12 3 (0.021%) PMO
13 2 (0.014%) IEC 62304
13 2 (0.014%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.014%) WAI
System Software
1 1,018 (7.19%) Docker
2 42 (0.30%) Firmware
3 35 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 26 (0.18%) Embedded Firmware
5 24 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.085%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.042%) HDFS
8 6 (0.042%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.042%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.021%) KVM
9 3 (0.021%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.014%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1 (0.007%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.007%) Ceph
11 1 (0.007%) GridGain
11 1 (0.007%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 1 (0.007%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 698 (4.93%) Kubernetes
2 247 (1.74%) Terraform
3 84 (0.59%) Ansible
4 28 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
5 25 (0.18%) Grafana
6 23 (0.16%) Kibana
7 15 (0.11%) Prometheus
8 10 (0.071%) MIIS
8 10 (0.071%) Rancher
9 8 (0.056%) cPanel
10 7 (0.049%) Progress Chef
10 7 (0.049%) SCOM
11 6 (0.042%) CloudHub
11 6 (0.042%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.035%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.028%) Control-M
13 4 (0.028%) Packer
13 4 (0.028%) Plesk
13 4 (0.028%) Puppet
13 4 (0.028%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2,268 (16.01%) Microsoft
2 398 (2.81%) Oracle
3 388 (2.74%) Google
4 174 (1.23%) IBM
5 162 (1.14%) ServiceNow
6 154 (1.09%) Salesforce
7 136 (0.96%) Red Hat
8 127 (0.90%) Adobe
9 123 (0.87%) Facebook
10 103 (0.73%) Xamarin
11 71 (0.50%) Sitecore
12 70 (0.49%) SAP
13 59 (0.42%) Apple
14 50 (0.35%) MuleSoft
15 49 (0.35%) Databricks
15 49 (0.35%) Progress
16 47 (0.33%) Bloomberg
16 47 (0.33%) WooCommerce
17 45 (0.32%) F5
18 43 (0.30%) YouTube