Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Digital Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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

Digital Developer
England > North West
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 311 300 303
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 61 53 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.45% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 41
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £30,225 £26,825 £26,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,499 £45,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12,457 11,909 11,498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 96.68% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10,024 10,003 9,608
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Digital Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Digital Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Developer in the North West

Digital Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Developer in the North West.

Salary trend for Digital Developer in the North West

Digital Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Digital Developer in the North West

Digital Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Manchester +16 55 £40,000 - 4
Lancashire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire -49 2 £32,500 +14.04% 1
Merseyside +12 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Digital Developer
England

Digital Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 North West region featuring Digital Developer in the job title.

1 46 (75.41%) MVC
2 39 (63.93%) Games
2 39 (63.93%) KnockoutJS
3 38 (62.30%) Mobile App
3 38 (62.30%) Android
3 38 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (57.38%) C#
4 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
4 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET
4 35 (57.38%) .NET
4 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (55.74%) Node.js
5 34 (55.74%) Google
6 33 (54.10%) TDD
6 33 (54.10%) Ninject
6 33 (54.10%) Dependency Injection
6 33 (54.10%) Web Application Development
6 33 (54.10%) iPhone
6 33 (54.10%) Domain-Driven Design
6 33 (54.10%) WCF
6 33 (54.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 33 (54.10%) Google Play
7 32 (52.46%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (32.79%) CSS
8 20 (32.79%) HTML
9 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
10 14 (22.95%) Web Development
10 14 (22.95%) jQuery
10 14 (22.95%) HTML5
10 14 (22.95%) CSS3

Digital Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (8.20%) CMS
2 3 (4.92%) nginx
2 3 (4.92%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (4.92%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.92%) WordPress
3 2 (3.28%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.64%) concrete5
4 1 (1.64%) Content Management Server
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) Kentico
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (3.28%) GIMP
1 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.64%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (54.10%) Google Play
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (3.28%) Heroku
2 2 (3.28%) SaaS
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
2 32 (52.46%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (9.84%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) Redis
5 1 (1.64%) phpMyAdmin
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.28%) Subversion
3 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.64%) Grunt
3 1 (1.64%) JBehave
3 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.64%) Maven
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (63.93%) Games
2 6 (9.84%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (63.93%) KnockoutJS
2 35 (57.38%) .NET
2 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET
2 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 34 (55.74%) Node.js
4 33 (54.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 33 (54.10%) Ninject
4 33 (54.10%) WCF
5 20 (32.79%) CSS
5 20 (32.79%) HTML
6 14 (22.95%) CSS3
6 14 (22.95%) HTML5
6 14 (22.95%) jQuery
7 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
8 10 (16.39%) Ajax
9 8 (13.11%) Laravel
10 6 (9.84%) React
10 6 (9.84%) React Native
11 5 (8.20%) Django
11 5 (8.20%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 38 (62.30%) Mobile App
2 33 (54.10%) iPhone
3 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.20%) Graphic Design
5 4 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (6.56%) User Experience
6 3 (4.92%) Animation
6 3 (4.92%) Photography
6 3 (4.92%) Social Media
7 1 (1.64%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 38 (62.30%) Android
2 9 (14.75%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.92%) CentOS
4 3 (4.92%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) MVC
2 38 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (54.10%) Dependency Injection
3 33 (54.10%) Domain-Driven Design
3 33 (54.10%) TDD
3 33 (54.10%) Web Application Development
4 14 (22.95%) Web Development
5 6 (9.84%) Mobile Development
6 5 (8.20%) Android Development
6 5 (8.20%) DevOps
6 5 (8.20%) iOS Development
6 5 (8.20%) SEO
7 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (4.92%) Email Marketing
8 3 (4.92%) Internet Marketing
8 3 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (4.92%) Pay per click
8 3 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (4.92%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) C#
2 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.67%) PHP
4 6 (9.84%) Objective-C
5 5 (8.20%) Python
6 2 (3.28%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.64%) C
7 1 (1.64%) Java
7 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Docker
1 2 (3.28%) LXC
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) Google
2 6 (9.84%) Xamarin
3 5 (8.20%) Adobe
4 4 (6.56%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.92%) Zend
6 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft