Period
to 25 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 724 718 666
Rank change year-on-year -6 -52 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 117 112 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 91 105 231
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £85,000
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 66,913 65,498 80,991
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.74% 96.02% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 55,298 55,339 69,975
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £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 25 April 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 25 April 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 -30 28 £70,000 - 12
West London +11 3 £72,500 +20.83% 6
South London -14 3 £45,000 -41.94% 2
East London - 2 £70,000 - 1
Technical Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 58 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (46.15%) Java
3 49 (41.88%) SQL
4 46 (39.32%) JavaScript
5 44 (37.61%) C#
6 43 (36.75%) Finance
7 39 (33.33%) .NET
8 30 (25.64%) TDD
9 26 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 25 (21.37%) Oracle
11 23 (19.66%) Linux
12 21 (17.95%) User Experience
13 20 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (15.38%) Web Services
14 18 (15.38%) Test Automation
15 17 (14.53%) HTML
16 16 (13.68%) Python
16 16 (13.68%) Elasticsearch
16 16 (13.68%) React
17 15 (12.82%) Mentoring
17 15 (12.82%) CSS
17 15 (12.82%) Publishing
18 14 (11.97%) PostgreSQL
18 14 (11.97%) Workflow
18 14 (11.97%) Web Development
18 14 (11.97%) Selenium
18 14 (11.97%) Coaching
18 14 (11.97%) Git (software)
18 14 (11.97%) Java 8
19 13 (11.11%) WCF

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 16 (13.68%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (8.55%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.84%) Apache Solr
4 8 (6.84%) CMS
5 7 (5.98%) Apache
5 7 (5.98%) Apache Spark
6 5 (4.27%) Drupal
7 4 (3.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (3.42%) Jetty
7 4 (3.42%) nginx
7 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.71%) SAS
9 1 (0.85%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.85%) Mule
9 1 (0.85%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (9.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.85%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.85%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.85%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.42%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (2.56%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.85%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.97%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (7.69%) Big Data
4 8 (6.84%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (6.84%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (5.98%) MySQL
5 7 (5.98%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.42%) Text Mining
7 3 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.56%) Cloud Spanner
7 3 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.56%) NewSQL
8 2 (1.71%) GIS
8 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (1.71%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 14 (11.97%) Git (software)
1 14 (11.97%) Selenium
2 10 (8.55%) Cucumber
2 10 (8.55%) WebDriver
3 8 (6.84%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.13%) JIRA
5 5 (4.27%) Capybara
5 5 (4.27%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (4.27%) Maven
5 5 (4.27%) RSpec
5 5 (4.27%) SpecFlow
6 4 (3.42%) GoCD
6 4 (3.42%) Gradle
6 4 (3.42%) Mockito
6 4 (3.42%) Moq
6 4 (3.42%) Subversion
7 1 (0.85%) Appium
7 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.85%) NUnit
7 1 (0.85%) PeopleTools
General
1 43 (36.75%) Finance
2 15 (12.82%) Publishing
3 10 (8.55%) Front Office
4 8 (6.84%) Banking
5 6 (5.13%) Advertising
5 6 (5.13%) Games
5 6 (5.13%) Retail
6 4 (3.42%) Marketing
6 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.56%) Legal
8 2 (1.71%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (33.33%) .NET
2 26 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 18 (15.38%) Web Services
4 17 (14.53%) HTML
5 16 (13.68%) React
6 15 (12.82%) CSS
7 13 (11.11%) WCF
8 12 (10.26%) WPF
9 11 (9.40%) .NET Framework
10 10 (8.55%) Spring
11 9 (7.69%) RESTful
12 8 (6.84%) ASP.NET
12 8 (6.84%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (6.84%) Node.js
12 8 (6.84%) REST
12 8 (6.84%) XML
13 7 (5.98%) Kafka
14 6 (5.13%) HTML5
14 6 (5.13%) Java EE
14 6 (5.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) User Experience
2 11 (9.40%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.84%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.42%) BBC
6 4 (3.42%) Fintech
6 4 (3.42%) Linked Data
6 4 (3.42%) New Media
7 2 (1.71%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.71%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.85%) Derivative
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) iPad
8 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.85%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.66%) Linux
2 4 (3.42%) Windows
3 2 (1.71%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (25.64%) TDD
3 20 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 15 (12.82%) Mentoring
6 14 (11.97%) Coaching
6 14 (11.97%) Web Development
6 14 (11.97%) Workflow
7 13 (11.11%) Migration
7 13 (11.11%) OO
7 13 (11.11%) Scrum
7 13 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 12 (10.26%) Asset Management
8 12 (10.26%) BDD
8 12 (10.26%) Data Migration
8 12 (10.26%) DevOps
8 12 (10.26%) Microservices
8 12 (10.26%) MVVM
9 10 (8.55%) OOP
10 9 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 54 (46.15%) Java
2 49 (41.88%) SQL
3 46 (39.32%) JavaScript
4 44 (37.61%) C#
5 16 (13.68%) Python
6 14 (11.97%) Java 8
7 12 (10.26%) Ruby
8 11 (9.40%) PL/SQL
9 10 (8.55%) Scala
10 9 (7.69%) VBA
11 8 (6.84%) VB
12 7 (5.98%) C++
12 7 (5.98%) PHP
13 5 (4.27%) Bash Shell
14 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.71%) ABAP
15 2 (1.71%) Apex Code
15 2 (1.71%) Groovy
15 2 (1.71%) Perl
15 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.85%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) Docker
2 4 (3.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (21.37%) Oracle
2 10 (8.55%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.98%) Capita
4 4 (3.42%) BT
4 4 (3.42%) McAfee
4 4 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.56%) SAP
6 2 (1.71%) hybris
6 2 (1.71%) Informatica
6 2 (1.71%) Talend
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe
7 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.85%) Citrix
7 1 (0.85%) Facebook
7 1 (0.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.85%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.85%) Sybase