Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Technical Developer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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

Technical Developer
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 638 675 682
Rank change year-on-year +37 +7 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 136 146 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 125 121 136
London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -3.70%
10th Percentile £26,250 £47,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £100,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -12.00% +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 59,858 66,803 67,767
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.37% 95.10% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 48,974 54,103 58,023
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Technical Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Developer in London

Technical Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Technical Developer in London

Technical Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Developer in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Technical Developer in London

Technical Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 16 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
Central London +42 42 £82,500 +13.79% 6
South London -9 3 £67,500 +45.95%
West London +22 2 £75,000 +7.14% 2
Technical Developer
England

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, Technical 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 London region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 73 (53.68%) JavaScript
1 73 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (40.44%) Java
3 53 (38.97%) C#
4 50 (36.76%) SQL
5 47 (34.56%) CSS
5 47 (34.56%) Test Automation
6 45 (33.09%) HTML
7 39 (28.68%) .NET
7 39 (28.68%) Amazon AWS
7 39 (28.68%) AngularJS
8 34 (25.00%) Python
9 33 (24.26%) Degree
10 31 (22.79%) Computer Science
11 29 (21.32%) Computer Science Degree
12 27 (19.85%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (19.12%) NoSQL
14 25 (18.38%) Microsoft Azure
15 23 (16.91%) MongoDB
15 23 (16.91%) Software Engineering
15 23 (16.91%) MySQL
15 23 (16.91%) React
16 21 (15.44%) Mentoring
17 20 (14.71%) Greenfield Project
18 18 (13.24%) SQL Server
18 18 (13.24%) Multithreading
19 17 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
19 17 (12.50%) Finance
19 17 (12.50%) ITSM
19 17 (12.50%) Elasticsearch

Technical Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 17 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.15%) Anypoint
2 7 (5.15%) Mule
3 6 (4.41%) JBoss
3 6 (4.41%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.68%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.21%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.47%) Apache
6 2 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.74%) CMS
7 1 (0.74%) Confluence
7 1 (0.74%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.74%) Hyperledger
7 1 (0.74%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.47%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.21%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.74%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.74%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.74%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 39 (28.68%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (18.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.35%) SaaS
4 4 (2.94%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.94%) Serverless
5 2 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.47%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.47%) PaaS
5 2 (1.47%) Slack
5 2 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.74%) Force.com
6 1 (0.74%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (1.47%) Wireless
2 1 (0.74%) SSL
2 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.85%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (19.12%) NoSQL
3 23 (16.91%) MongoDB
3 23 (16.91%) MySQL
4 18 (13.24%) SQL Server
5 13 (9.56%) Big Data
6 6 (4.41%) DB2
7 3 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.21%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.21%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.74%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 14 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (9.56%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.35%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.35%) Maven
4 9 (6.62%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (6.62%) TeamCity
5 7 (5.15%) Selenium
5 7 (5.15%) WebDriver
6 5 (3.68%) Ant
6 5 (3.68%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.68%) IntelliJ
6 5 (3.68%) webpack
7 3 (2.21%) JIRA
7 3 (2.21%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.47%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.47%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.47%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.47%) Protractor
9 1 (0.74%) Capybara
General
1 17 (12.50%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Banking
3 7 (5.15%) Marketing
4 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.68%) Legal
6 3 (2.21%) Front Office
7 2 (1.47%) Billing
7 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.74%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.74%) Retail
8 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (34.56%) CSS
2 45 (33.09%) HTML
3 39 (28.68%) .NET
3 39 (28.68%) AngularJS
4 23 (16.91%) React
5 14 (10.29%) RabbitMQ
5 14 (10.29%) Web Services
6 12 (8.82%) jQuery
7 11 (8.09%) ASP.NET
7 11 (8.09%) XML
8 9 (6.62%) Visualforce
8 9 (6.62%) Vue.js
9 8 (5.88%) REST
9 8 (5.88%) WebSockets
10 7 (5.15%) gRPC
10 7 (5.15%) SignalR
10 7 (5.15%) Spring
11 6 (4.41%) Java EE
12 5 (3.68%) JMS
12 5 (3.68%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.71%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (10.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 14 (10.29%) PKI
3 13 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.56%) User Experience
4 10 (7.35%) Hedge funds
5 7 (5.15%) Fintech
6 5 (3.68%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.21%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.47%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.74%) BBC
9 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.74%) New Media
9 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.35%) Windows
2 4 (2.94%) Linux
3 3 (2.21%) AIX
4 2 (1.47%) Unix
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (34.56%) Test Automation
3 31 (22.79%) Computer Science
4 23 (16.91%) Software Engineering
5 21 (15.44%) Mentoring
6 18 (13.24%) Multithreading
7 17 (12.50%) ITSM
8 16 (11.76%) Scrum
9 15 (11.03%) DevOps
10 13 (9.56%) API Design
10 13 (9.56%) Microservices
11 12 (8.82%) Deployment Automation
11 12 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (8.09%) Predictive Modelling
13 10 (7.35%) Analytical Thinking
13 10 (7.35%) Data Science
13 10 (7.35%) Presales
14 9 (6.62%) Kanban
14 9 (6.62%) OO
15 8 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 73 (53.68%) JavaScript
2 55 (40.44%) Java
3 53 (38.97%) C#
4 50 (36.76%) SQL
5 34 (25.00%) Python
6 15 (11.03%) Go
7 14 (10.29%) ES6
8 12 (8.82%) ES7
9 9 (6.62%) Apex Code
10 6 (4.41%) C++
10 6 (4.41%) Ruby
11 3 (2.21%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.21%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.47%) Java 8
12 2 (1.47%) PHP
13 1 (0.74%) Scala
13 1 (0.74%) SOQL
13 1 (0.74%) VB
13 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (24.26%) Degree
2 29 (21.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (6.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (6.62%) Ansible
1 9 (6.62%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (6.62%) Puppet
2 3 (2.21%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.74%) logstash
3 1 (0.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.35%) Oracle
4 8 (5.88%) MuleSoft
5 3 (2.21%) jBASE
5 3 (2.21%) Temenos
6 2 (1.47%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.47%) Tableau
7 1 (0.74%) BT
7 1 (0.74%) McAfee
7 1 (0.74%) Twitter