Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Digital Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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

Digital Developer
UK > England
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 787 700 762
Rank change year-on-year -87 +62 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 332 513 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.32% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 303 450 440
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,550 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £66,375 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -16.67% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 144,530 160,125 173,168
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 95.90% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 117,518 129,372 146,233
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Digital Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Developer in England

Digital Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Digital Developer in England

Digital Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Developer in England over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Digital Developer in England

Digital 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 Digital Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
London +32 180 £65,000 +30.00% 21
North of England -12 52 £40,000 - 11
South East -14 44 £44,000 - 8
North West -14 40 £40,000 - 4
Midlands -13 34 £36,500 -2.67% 4
East Midlands -7 22 £36,500 -36.52% 1
South West +12 15 £38,000 -5.00% 3
West Midlands +10 12 £42,000 +33.33% 3
Yorkshire +15 11 £27,499 -21.43% 5
East of England -2 7 £40,000 +6.67%
North East -7 1 £35,000 -9.09% 2
Digital Developer
UK

Digital Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 England region featuring Digital Developer in the job title.

1 213 (64.16%) JavaScript
2 194 (58.43%) HTML
3 187 (56.33%) Agile Software Development
4 174 (52.41%) .NET
5 170 (51.20%) CSS
6 165 (49.70%) C#
7 134 (40.36%) MVC
8 120 (36.14%) AngularJS
9 114 (34.34%) ASP.NET
9 114 (34.34%) SQL Server
10 98 (29.52%) Microsoft Azure
11 87 (26.20%) SQL
12 84 (25.30%) Google
12 84 (25.30%) ASP.NET Web API
13 83 (25.00%) Android
14 79 (23.80%) ASP.NET MVC
15 75 (22.59%) TDD
16 73 (21.99%) Games
17 72 (21.69%) Mobile App
18 70 (21.08%) Web Application Development
19 69 (20.78%) RabbitMQ
20 65 (19.58%) Web Development
21 64 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 63 (18.98%) HTML5
22 63 (18.98%) Microservices
23 61 (18.37%) Google Play
23 61 (18.37%) iPhone
24 60 (18.07%) DevOps
25 56 (16.87%) jQuery
26 52 (15.66%) Elasticsearch

Digital Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 52 (15.66%) Elasticsearch
2 39 (11.75%) CMS
3 16 (4.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 16 (4.82%) Umbraco
4 13 (3.92%) Sitefinity
4 13 (3.92%) WordPress
5 11 (3.31%) NServiceBus
6 10 (3.01%) EPiServer
7 9 (2.71%) Drupal
8 7 (2.11%) Apache
8 7 (2.11%) IIS
9 5 (1.51%) Marvel
10 3 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.60%) Kentico
11 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.30%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.30%) DNN
12 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (2.71%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.51%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.30%) GIMP
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.71%) Eloqua
2 7 (2.11%) Magento
3 2 (0.60%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.30%) Ripple
4 1 (0.30%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 98 (29.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (18.37%) Google Play
3 46 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (7.53%) npm
5 13 (3.92%) Google Analytics
6 11 (3.31%) Firebase
6 11 (3.31%) Serverless
7 9 (2.71%) Google Tag Manager
8 8 (2.41%) GitHub
9 5 (1.51%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.30%) Apigee
10 1 (0.30%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.92%) HTTPS
2 3 (0.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.30%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (34.34%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.53%) MySQL
3 23 (6.93%) NoSQL
4 14 (4.22%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (3.01%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.71%) Couchbase
7 7 (2.11%) Big Data
8 5 (1.51%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.51%) BigQuery
9 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.30%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 46 (13.86%) Git (software)
2 29 (8.73%) Visual Studio
3 23 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (6.33%) gulp
4 21 (6.33%) Jenkins
5 20 (6.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 17 (5.12%) TeamCity
7 16 (4.82%) JUnit
8 15 (4.52%) Mocha
9 13 (3.92%) Maven
10 10 (3.01%) Selenium
11 9 (2.71%) Bower
11 9 (2.71%) Karma Test Runner
11 9 (2.71%) Protractor
11 9 (2.71%) Sinon.JS
11 9 (2.71%) Subversion
11 9 (2.71%) webpack
12 6 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.81%) Travis CI
13 5 (1.51%) Firebug
General
1 73 (21.99%) Games
2 36 (10.84%) Finance
3 30 (9.04%) Marketing
4 22 (6.63%) Advertising
5 17 (5.12%) Banking
5 17 (5.12%) Retail
6 8 (2.41%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.81%) Automotive
7 6 (1.81%) Publishing
8 3 (0.90%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Back Office
9 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (58.43%) HTML
2 174 (52.41%) .NET
3 170 (51.20%) CSS
4 120 (36.14%) AngularJS
5 114 (34.34%) ASP.NET
6 84 (25.30%) ASP.NET Web API
7 79 (23.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 69 (20.78%) RabbitMQ
9 64 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 63 (18.98%) HTML5
11 56 (16.87%) jQuery
12 42 (12.65%) CSS3
13 37 (11.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 34 (10.24%) React
15 30 (9.04%) Sass
16 27 (8.13%) .NET Framework
16 27 (8.13%) Node.js
17 24 (7.23%) .NET Core
17 24 (7.23%) Vue.js
18 21 (6.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 72 (21.69%) Mobile App
2 61 (18.37%) iPhone
3 42 (12.65%) User Experience
4 25 (7.53%) Greenfield Project
5 23 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (5.12%) Fintech
7 9 (2.71%) Cloud Native
7 9 (2.71%) Social Media
8 8 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.51%) Minimum Viable Product
9 5 (1.51%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (1.20%) W3C
11 3 (0.90%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.90%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.90%) Photography
12 2 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 83 (25.00%) Android
2 11 (3.31%) Apple iOS
2 11 (3.31%) Linux
3 8 (2.41%) Windows
4 3 (0.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.60%) Unix
6 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (56.33%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (40.36%) MVC
3 75 (22.59%) TDD
4 70 (21.08%) Web Application Development
5 65 (19.58%) Web Development
6 63 (18.98%) Microservices
7 60 (18.07%) DevOps
8 43 (12.95%) Software Engineering
9 41 (12.35%) BDD
9 41 (12.35%) Front End Development
10 38 (11.45%) Scrum
11 35 (10.54%) Test Automation
12 28 (8.43%) Analytics
13 24 (7.23%) Problem-Solving
14 23 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (6.93%) SEO
15 21 (6.33%) E-Commerce
16 20 (6.02%) Unit Testing
17 19 (5.72%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 19 (5.72%) OO
Programming Languages
1 213 (64.16%) JavaScript
2 165 (49.70%) C#
3 87 (26.20%) SQL
4 46 (13.86%) PHP
5 40 (12.05%) Java
6 35 (10.54%) T-SQL
7 17 (5.12%) Java 8
8 16 (4.82%) Python
9 11 (3.31%) Scala
9 11 (3.31%) TypeScript
10 7 (2.11%) ES6
11 6 (1.81%) Apple Swift
11 6 (1.81%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.51%) Kotlin
13 4 (1.20%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.20%) Perl
13 4 (1.20%) PHP 5
13 4 (1.20%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.20%) Ruby
14 2 (0.60%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (6.93%) Degree
2 12 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.31%) MCP
3 11 (3.31%) MCPD
4 9 (2.71%) SAFe Agilist
5 7 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.81%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.60%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.51%) QA
2 3 (0.90%) PMO
3 1 (0.30%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (5.72%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.51%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 84 (25.30%) Google
2 43 (12.95%) Microsoft
3 26 (7.83%) Sitecore
4 12 (3.61%) Zend
5 10 (3.01%) Adobe
6 9 (2.71%) Alias
6 9 (2.71%) Marketo
7 7 (2.11%) Oracle
8 5 (1.51%) Ensighten
8 5 (1.51%) Maxymiser
8 5 (1.51%) Optimizely
8 5 (1.51%) Tableau
8 5 (1.51%) Tealium
9 3 (0.90%) Pardot
10 2 (0.60%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.60%) Samsung
10 2 (0.60%) Twitter
11 1 (0.30%) HubSpot
11 1 (0.30%) Xamarin