Period
to 24 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Digital Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 808 723 772
Rank change year-on-year -85 +49 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 273 464 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 241 383 404
England median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -13.04% +8.24%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £29,650
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%

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 135,276 156,885 161,473
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.19% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 109,204 128,867 135,412
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,463 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019. 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 +2 138 £65,000 +27.45% 26
South East +34 49 £41,250 -8.33% 8
North of England +12 49 £40,000 - 8
North West +14 36 £40,000 - 3
Midlands -23 18 £36,500 -2.67% 5
East Midlands +10 13 £36,500 -2.67% 2
Yorkshire +5 13 £32,500 -7.14% 5
South West -3 12 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East of England -3 7 £44,143 +17.71% 3
West Midlands +1 4 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Digital Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region featuring Digital Developer in the job title.

1 175 (64.10%) JavaScript
2 173 (63.37%) HTML
3 160 (58.61%) .NET
4 157 (57.51%) Agile Software Development
5 151 (55.31%) C#
6 149 (54.58%) CSS
7 111 (40.66%) AngularJS
8 104 (38.10%) MVC
9 101 (37.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 95 (34.80%) ASP.NET
11 89 (32.60%) SQL
12 86 (31.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 85 (31.14%) SQL Server
14 73 (26.74%) RabbitMQ
15 71 (26.01%) Google
16 65 (23.81%) Microservices
17 62 (22.71%) Elasticsearch
17 62 (22.71%) TDD
17 62 (22.71%) Android
18 61 (22.34%) Mobile App
19 60 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 60 (21.98%) Web Application Development
20 58 (21.25%) Games
21 57 (20.88%) ASP.NET MVC
22 51 (18.68%) iPhone
22 51 (18.68%) Google Play
23 50 (18.32%) jQuery
24 49 (17.95%) HTML5
24 49 (17.95%) DevOps
25 46 (16.85%) Web Development

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 62 (22.71%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (8.79%) CMS
3 16 (5.86%) Umbraco
4 14 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (3.30%) EPiServer
6 8 (2.93%) Sitefinity
7 6 (2.20%) NServiceBus
8 5 (1.83%) Confluence
8 5 (1.83%) Marvel
8 5 (1.83%) WordPress
9 4 (1.47%) Kentico
10 3 (1.10%) Drupal
10 3 (1.10%) IIS
11 2 (0.73%) Apache
11 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.37%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 5 (1.83%) Chatbot
2 4 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 9 (3.30%) Eloqua
2 4 (1.47%) Magento
3 1 (0.37%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 101 (37.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (18.68%) Google Play
3 36 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (7.69%) npm
5 15 (5.49%) Firebase
5 15 (5.49%) Serverless
6 8 (2.93%) Google Analytics
7 7 (2.56%) Google Tag Manager
8 5 (1.83%) Adobe Analytics
8 5 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (1.47%) Azure Functions
9 4 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.56%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.73%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (31.14%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 16 (5.86%) MongoDB
3 16 (5.86%) MySQL
4 9 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (3.30%) Couchbase
5 5 (1.83%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (1.83%) BigQuery
6 4 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.47%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (0.73%) Big Data
7 2 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.37%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.37%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (12.09%) Visual Studio
2 26 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (5.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (4.76%) TeamCity
6 12 (4.40%) gulp
6 12 (4.40%) Mocha
7 10 (3.66%) Selenium
8 9 (3.30%) Bower
8 9 (3.30%) Karma Test Runner
8 9 (3.30%) Protractor
8 9 (3.30%) Sinon.JS
9 8 (2.93%) Jenkins
10 7 (2.56%) JUnit
11 6 (2.20%) JIRA
11 6 (2.20%) Subversion
12 5 (1.83%) Firebug
12 5 (1.83%) Maven
12 5 (1.83%) NUnit
12 5 (1.83%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 58 (21.25%) Games
2 24 (8.79%) Marketing
3 20 (7.33%) Banking
4 18 (6.59%) Finance
5 16 (5.86%) Retail
6 15 (5.49%) Advertising
7 10 (3.66%) Publishing
8 3 (1.10%) Automotive
9 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Front Office
10 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (63.37%) HTML
2 160 (58.61%) .NET
3 149 (54.58%) CSS
4 111 (40.66%) AngularJS
5 95 (34.80%) ASP.NET
6 86 (31.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 73 (26.74%) RabbitMQ
8 60 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 57 (20.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 50 (18.32%) jQuery
11 49 (17.95%) HTML5
12 35 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 32 (11.72%) .NET Core
14 30 (10.99%) CSS3
15 28 (10.26%) .NET Framework
15 28 (10.26%) Entity Framework
16 26 (9.52%) React
16 26 (9.52%) Sass
16 26 (9.52%) Vue.js
17 19 (6.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 61 (22.34%) Mobile App
2 51 (18.68%) iPhone
3 37 (13.55%) User Experience
4 27 (9.89%) Greenfield Project
5 22 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (6.23%) Fintech
7 9 (3.30%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.83%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.47%) Animation
10 3 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.37%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.37%) Derivative
12 1 (0.37%) Equities
12 1 (0.37%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.37%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (22.71%) Android
2 8 (2.93%) Linux
3 6 (2.20%) Windows
4 3 (1.10%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (57.51%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (38.10%) MVC
3 65 (23.81%) Microservices
4 62 (22.71%) TDD
5 60 (21.98%) Web Application Development
6 49 (17.95%) DevOps
7 46 (16.85%) Software Engineering
7 46 (16.85%) Web Development
8 39 (14.29%) BDD
9 31 (11.36%) Scrum
10 26 (9.52%) Test Automation
11 24 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (8.42%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 21 (7.69%) Front End Development
14 20 (7.33%) Analytics
15 19 (6.96%) SOLID
16 18 (6.59%) SEO
17 16 (5.86%) Continuous Improvement
18 15 (5.49%) Cross-Browser Development
19 14 (5.13%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 175 (64.10%) JavaScript
2 151 (55.31%) C#
3 89 (32.60%) SQL
4 35 (12.82%) Java
5 24 (8.79%) PHP
5 24 (8.79%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.03%) Java 8
6 11 (4.03%) Python
6 11 (4.03%) Scala
7 8 (2.93%) Kotlin
8 7 (2.56%) Ruby
9 3 (1.10%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.73%) Go
10 2 (0.73%) Groovy
10 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.73%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.37%) Clojure
11 1 (0.37%) ES6
Qualifications
1 26 (9.52%) Degree
2 11 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.30%) SAFe Agilist
4 6 (2.20%) MCP
4 6 (2.20%) MCPD
5 5 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.47%) CISSP
6 4 (1.47%) MCSE
7 3 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.10%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.73%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.37%) GDPR
1 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 15 (5.49%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 71 (26.01%) Google
2 36 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 31 (11.36%) Sitecore
4 11 (4.03%) Zend
5 9 (3.30%) Alias
5 9 (3.30%) Marketo
6 6 (2.20%) Adobe
7 5 (1.83%) Ensighten
7 5 (1.83%) Maxymiser
7 5 (1.83%) Optimizely
7 5 (1.83%) Tableau
7 5 (1.83%) Tealium
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle
9 2 (0.73%) Samsung
10 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.37%) HubSpot
10 1 (0.37%) SAP
10 1 (0.37%) Xamarin