Period
to 13 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Digital Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 318 304 304
Rank change year-on-year -14 0 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 61 53 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.43% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.44% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 49
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -

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 12784 12075 12250
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.94% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10246 10151 10164
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,690
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 -9 55 £40,000 - 4
Lancashire - 3 £37,500 -
Merseyside +23 2 £37,500 +25.00%
Cheshire -30 1 - -
Digital Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, Digital 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 North West region featuring Digital Developer in the job title.

1 48 (78.69%) MVC
2 38 (62.30%) Node.js
3 37 (60.66%) KnockoutJS
3 37 (60.66%) Games
3 37 (60.66%) C#
3 37 (60.66%) .NET
3 37 (60.66%) SQL Server
3 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET
4 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (59.02%) WCF
4 36 (59.02%) Android
5 35 (57.38%) Mobile App
6 32 (52.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (50.82%) Dependency Injection
7 31 (50.82%) Ninject
7 31 (50.82%) Web Application Development
7 31 (50.82%) iPhone
7 31 (50.82%) Domain-Driven Design
7 31 (50.82%) TDD
7 31 (50.82%) Google
7 31 (50.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 31 (50.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 31 (50.82%) Google Play
8 22 (36.07%) CSS
8 22 (36.07%) HTML
9 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
10 19 (31.15%) jQuery
11 18 (29.51%) CSS3
11 18 (29.51%) HTML5
12 15 (24.59%) AngularJS

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 10 (16.39%) CMS
2 6 (9.84%) EPiServer
3 3 (4.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.92%) WordPress
4 2 (3.28%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.64%) concrete5
5 1 (1.64%) Content Management Server
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) Kentico
5 1 (1.64%) nginx
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.64%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (50.82%) Google Play
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (3.28%) Heroku
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (60.66%) SQL Server
2 31 (50.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (6.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) phpMyAdmin
4 1 (1.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.48%) Subversion
3 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.28%) Grunt
5 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.64%) gulp
5 1 (1.64%) JBehave
5 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.64%) Maven
General
1 37 (60.66%) Games
2 6 (9.84%) Law
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (62.30%) Node.js
2 37 (60.66%) .NET
2 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET
2 37 (60.66%) KnockoutJS
3 36 (59.02%) WCF
4 32 (52.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (50.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 31 (50.82%) Ninject
6 22 (36.07%) CSS
6 22 (36.07%) HTML
7 19 (31.15%) jQuery
8 18 (29.51%) CSS3
8 18 (29.51%) HTML5
9 15 (24.59%) AngularJS
10 10 (16.39%) Ajax
11 9 (14.75%) JSON
11 9 (14.75%) REST
12 7 (11.48%) Sass
13 6 (9.84%) Laravel
13 6 (9.84%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 35 (57.38%) Mobile App
2 31 (50.82%) iPhone
3 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.84%) Graphic Design
4 5 (8.20%) User Experience
5 4 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (4.92%) Animation
6 3 (4.92%) Photography
6 3 (4.92%) Social Media
7 1 (1.64%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 36 (59.02%) Android
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.92%) CentOS
4 3 (4.92%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (78.69%) MVC
2 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (50.82%) Dependency Injection
3 31 (50.82%) Domain-Driven Design
3 31 (50.82%) TDD
3 31 (50.82%) Web Application Development
4 14 (22.95%) Web Development
5 8 (13.11%) Front End Development
6 7 (11.48%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (8.20%) Android Development
7 5 (8.20%) iOS Development
7 5 (8.20%) SEO
8 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.56%) Mobile Development
9 3 (4.92%) Content Management
9 3 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.92%) Email Marketing
9 3 (4.92%) Internet Marketing
9 3 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (4.92%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) C#
2 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.39%) PHP
4 6 (9.84%) Objective-C
5 5 (8.20%) Python
5 5 (8.20%) XPath
6 1 (1.64%) C
6 1 (1.64%) Java
6 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (50.82%) Google
2 6 (9.84%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.92%) Adobe
3 3 (4.92%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.92%) Zend
4 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft