Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Developer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 676 667 607
Rank change year-on-year -9 -60 +96
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 142 146 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.22% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 117 136 265
London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £46,500 £43,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £92,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +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 66,359 66,937 81,818
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 95.89% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 54,056 57,281 69,917
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,436
90th Percentile £90,000 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -19 19 £72,500 -19.44% 6
South London - 4 £46,250 -
West London +16 2 £70,000 +16.67% 1
East London +12 1 £70,000 +75.00% 3
Technical Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Technical Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 69 (48.59%) Java
2 61 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (40.14%) .NET
4 55 (38.73%) C#
5 53 (37.32%) JavaScript
6 52 (36.62%) SQL
7 47 (33.10%) Finance
8 37 (26.06%) AngularJS
9 36 (25.35%) HTML
10 28 (19.72%) CSS
11 27 (19.01%) Oracle
12 24 (16.90%) TDD
13 22 (15.49%) Scrum
13 22 (15.49%) OOP
14 21 (14.79%) Mentoring
15 20 (14.08%) SQL Server
16 19 (13.38%) HTML5
17 18 (12.68%) React
17 18 (12.68%) OO
17 18 (12.68%) Python
17 18 (12.68%) Front Office
18 17 (11.97%) MVC
19 16 (11.27%) Test Automation
20 15 (10.56%) Amazon AWS
20 15 (10.56%) Asset Management
20 15 (10.56%) Degree
21 14 (9.86%) Ruby
21 14 (9.86%) ASP.NET
21 14 (9.86%) BDD
21 14 (9.86%) Big Data

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 8 (5.63%) CMS
1 8 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (5.63%) Oracle Workflow
1 8 (5.63%) SharePoint
1 8 (5.63%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.93%) Apache Solr
3 6 (4.23%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.70%) Drupal
5 1 (0.70%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.70%) SAS
5 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.41%) Unica
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.70%) FastStats
3 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.70%) Social Studio
3 1 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.56%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.93%) SaaS
3 6 (4.23%) GitHub
3 6 (4.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (4.23%) IaaS
3 6 (4.23%) PaaS
4 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.41%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.86%) Big Data
3 13 (9.15%) NoSQL
4 12 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (7.75%) Relational Database
6 10 (7.04%) MySQL
7 8 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (4.93%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (4.23%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.23%) MongoDB
9 6 (4.23%) Redis
10 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.82%) Qlik Sense
10 4 (2.82%) QlikView
11 2 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (7.75%) Cucumber
1 11 (7.75%) Selenium
1 11 (7.75%) WebDriver
2 10 (7.04%) Maven
3 7 (4.93%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.52%) Capybara
4 5 (3.52%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.52%) JIRA
4 5 (3.52%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (3.52%) RSpec
4 5 (3.52%) SpecFlow
5 4 (2.82%) GoCD
5 4 (2.82%) Mockito
5 4 (2.82%) Moq
6 3 (2.11%) webpack
7 2 (1.41%) Appium
7 2 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.70%) PeopleTools
8 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (33.10%) Finance
2 18 (12.68%) Front Office
3 9 (6.34%) Retail
4 7 (4.93%) Banking
5 6 (4.23%) Legal
5 6 (4.23%) Marketing
5 6 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.52%) Advertising
7 3 (2.11%) Games
7 3 (2.11%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.11%) Publishing
8 2 (1.41%) Electronics
8 2 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (40.14%) .NET
2 37 (26.06%) AngularJS
3 36 (25.35%) HTML
4 28 (19.72%) CSS
5 19 (13.38%) HTML5
6 18 (12.68%) React
7 14 (9.86%) ASP.NET
8 13 (9.15%) Spring
9 12 (8.45%) Node.js
10 11 (7.75%) .NET Framework
11 10 (7.04%) Web Services
12 8 (5.63%) XML
13 7 (4.93%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (4.93%) Java EE
13 7 (4.93%) Kafka
13 7 (4.93%) WPF
14 6 (4.23%) Meteor
14 6 (4.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Greenfield Project
1 11 (7.75%) User Experience
2 10 (7.04%) Fintech
3 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.34%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.63%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.23%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.82%) BBC
6 4 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.82%) New Media
7 3 (2.11%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.11%) Derivative
7 3 (2.11%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.41%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.70%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.04%) Windows
2 6 (4.23%) Linux
3 5 (3.52%) Unix
4 1 (0.70%) Android
4 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (16.90%) TDD
3 22 (15.49%) OOP
3 22 (15.49%) Scrum
4 21 (14.79%) Mentoring
5 18 (12.68%) OO
6 17 (11.97%) MVC
7 16 (11.27%) Test Automation
8 15 (10.56%) Asset Management
9 14 (9.86%) BDD
10 12 (8.45%) Data Migration
10 12 (8.45%) Migration
10 12 (8.45%) MVVM
10 12 (8.45%) Risk Management
11 10 (7.04%) Coaching
11 10 (7.04%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.04%) Software Engineering
12 9 (6.34%) Data Cleansing
12 9 (6.34%) Presales
12 9 (6.34%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 69 (48.59%) Java
2 55 (38.73%) C#
3 53 (37.32%) JavaScript
4 52 (36.62%) SQL
5 18 (12.68%) Python
6 14 (9.86%) Ruby
7 13 (9.15%) PHP
8 12 (8.45%) PL/SQL
9 11 (7.75%) C++
10 10 (7.04%) Scala
11 8 (5.63%) VB
11 8 (5.63%) VBA
12 3 (2.11%) ES6
12 3 (2.11%) ES7
12 3 (2.11%) Go
12 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.41%) C
13 2 (1.41%) C++/CLI
13 2 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (10.56%) Degree
2 5 (3.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.82%) QA
2 3 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.70%) MiFID
3 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.93%) Docker
2 5 (3.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Ansible
1 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.41%) Puppet
2 1 (0.70%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.70%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (19.01%) Oracle
2 8 (5.63%) Google
2 8 (5.63%) IBM
3 7 (4.93%) hybris
3 7 (4.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.23%) ATG
4 6 (4.23%) Capita
4 6 (4.23%) Demandware
5 5 (3.52%) Citrix
6 4 (2.82%) BT
6 4 (2.82%) McAfee
6 4 (2.82%) Progress
6 4 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.11%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.11%) Facebook
7 3 (2.11%) SAP
8 2 (1.41%) Adobe
8 2 (1.41%) Cognos
9 1 (0.70%) Calypso
9 1 (0.70%) Murex