Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Developer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 722 686 696
Rank change year-on-year -36 +10 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 108 165 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 91 155 178
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,500 £84,125
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 68,269 69,600 79,981
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.50% 95.26% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55,519 56,535 69,403
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 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
Central London -37 26 £70,000 - 5
East London - 2 £70,000 -
West London +16 1 £75,000 +3.45%
Technical Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 61 (56.48%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (43.52%) Java
3 43 (39.81%) JavaScript
4 41 (37.96%) C#
5 40 (37.04%) SQL
6 29 (26.85%) Finance
7 28 (25.93%) .NET
7 28 (25.93%) Linux
8 26 (24.07%) AngularJS
9 21 (19.44%) CSS
9 21 (19.44%) HTML
10 20 (18.52%) Oracle
11 18 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (16.67%) User Experience
11 18 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 17 (15.74%) Mentoring
12 17 (15.74%) React
12 17 (15.74%) TDD
13 16 (14.81%) Git (software)
13 16 (14.81%) Web Development
14 15 (13.89%) Software Engineering
14 15 (13.89%) Web Services
14 15 (13.89%) Java 8
14 15 (13.89%) Elasticsearch
14 15 (13.89%) Open Source
15 14 (12.96%) Python
16 13 (12.04%) Publishing
16 13 (12.04%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
16 13 (12.04%) Microservices

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 15 (13.89%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (8.33%) Apache
3 7 (6.48%) Apache Solr
3 7 (6.48%) Apache Spark
3 7 (6.48%) CMS
4 6 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (3.70%) Drupal
5 4 (3.70%) Jetty
5 4 (3.70%) nginx
5 4 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.93%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.93%) JBoss
7 1 (0.93%) Mule
7 1 (0.93%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.78%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Endur
2 1 (0.93%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.93%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.93%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.48%) SaaS
4 4 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (2.78%) PaaS
5 3 (2.78%) Slack
6 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.93%) Force.com
7 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.93%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (1.85%) Wireless
2 1 (0.93%) SSL
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.04%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.26%) MongoDB
2 10 (9.26%) MySQL
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.56%) Big Data
5 4 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.70%) Text Mining
6 3 (2.78%) Cloud Spanner
6 3 (2.78%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.78%) NewSQL
6 3 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.85%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 16 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.11%) Selenium
3 8 (7.41%) WebDriver
4 5 (4.63%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.63%) webpack
5 4 (3.70%) Gradle
5 4 (3.70%) JIRA
5 4 (3.70%) Maven
5 4 (3.70%) Protractor
5 4 (3.70%) Subversion
6 3 (2.78%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.85%) GoCD
7 2 (1.85%) Mockito
7 2 (1.85%) Moq
7 2 (1.85%) NUnit
7 2 (1.85%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (26.85%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Publishing
3 10 (9.26%) Banking
4 6 (5.56%) Front Office
5 5 (4.63%) Retail
6 4 (3.70%) Marketing
7 3 (2.78%) Advertising
7 3 (2.78%) Games
8 2 (1.85%) Law
8 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.93%) .NET
2 26 (24.07%) AngularJS
3 21 (19.44%) CSS
3 21 (19.44%) HTML
4 17 (15.74%) React
5 15 (13.89%) Web Services
6 12 (11.11%) WCF
7 11 (10.19%) WPF
8 10 (9.26%) Node.js
8 10 (9.26%) XML
9 8 (7.41%) jQuery
9 8 (7.41%) Spring
10 7 (6.48%) HTML5
10 7 (6.48%) Kafka
10 7 (6.48%) RESTful
11 6 (5.56%) REST
11 6 (5.56%) Sass
11 6 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (4.63%) Ajax
12 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.67%) User Experience
2 11 (10.19%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.56%) Fintech
6 4 (3.70%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.70%) Linked Data
6 4 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.85%) BBC
7 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.85%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.85%) New Media
7 2 (1.85%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.93%) iPad
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.93%) Linux
2 7 (6.48%) Windows
3 5 (4.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (56.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 17 (15.74%) Mentoring
3 17 (15.74%) TDD
4 16 (14.81%) Web Development
5 15 (13.89%) Open Source
5 15 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 13 (12.04%) Microservices
7 12 (11.11%) OO
8 11 (10.19%) Coaching
8 11 (10.19%) Migration
9 10 (9.26%) DevOps
9 10 (9.26%) SDET
9 10 (9.26%) Workflow
10 9 (8.33%) CRM
10 9 (8.33%) MVVM
11 8 (7.41%) Machine Learning
12 7 (6.48%) MVC
12 7 (6.48%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.52%) Java
2 43 (39.81%) JavaScript
3 41 (37.96%) C#
4 40 (37.04%) SQL
5 15 (13.89%) Java 8
6 14 (12.96%) Python
7 11 (10.19%) Ruby
8 8 (7.41%) PL/SQL
9 7 (6.48%) PHP
9 7 (6.48%) Scala
9 7 (6.48%) VBA
10 5 (4.63%) C++
11 4 (3.70%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.70%) ES6
11 4 (3.70%) VB
12 3 (2.78%) Apex Code
12 3 (2.78%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.85%) Groovy
13 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) Degree
2 7 (6.48%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) QA
2 4 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (18.52%) Oracle
2 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.78%) Informatica
4 3 (2.78%) Sybase
4 3 (2.78%) Talend
5 2 (1.85%) BT
5 2 (1.85%) Citrix
5 2 (1.85%) McAfee
5 2 (1.85%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.85%) SAP
5 2 (1.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.93%) Apigee
6 1 (0.93%) Capita
6 1 (0.93%) Google
6 1 (0.93%) hybris
6 1 (0.93%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.93%) Tableau
6 1 (0.93%) Tealium
6 1 (0.93%) VMware