Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 308 295
Rank change year-on-year -8 -13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 50 62 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.41% 0.49% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.50% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 45 61 38
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £30,250 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 11,879 12,332 10,915
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 96.82% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9,671 10,171 9,230
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +13 40 £40,000 - 4
Lancashire -6 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Cheshire -15 2 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Digital Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 41 (82.00%) C#
1 41 (82.00%) .NET
2 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 36 (72.00%) Mobile App
4 35 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 35 (70.00%) MVC
4 35 (70.00%) Google
5 34 (68.00%) TDD
5 34 (68.00%) Web Application Development
6 32 (64.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (62.00%) Node.js
7 31 (62.00%) Games
7 31 (62.00%) WCF
8 30 (60.00%) Ninject
8 30 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
8 30 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
8 30 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 30 (60.00%) Android
8 30 (60.00%) iPhone
8 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 30 (60.00%) Google Play
9 22 (44.00%) SQL Server 2016
10 16 (32.00%) HTML
10 16 (32.00%) CSS
11 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
12 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (22.00%) Marketing
14 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
15 9 (18.00%) jQuery

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 (10.00%) CMS
2 4 (8.00%) IIS
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) nginx
3 3 (6.00%) WordPress
4 2 (4.00%) EPiServer
4 2 (4.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.00%) Content Management Server
5 1 (2.00%) DNN
5 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) GIMP
1 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (60.00%) Google Play
2 4 (8.00%) GitHub
2 4 (8.00%) Google Analytics
2 4 (8.00%) Google Tag Manager
2 4 (8.00%) Office 365
3 3 (6.00%) SaaS
4 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (44.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (12.00%) MySQL
5 3 (6.00%) Redis
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Bitbucket
2 4 (8.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) Mocha
General
1 31 (62.00%) Games
2 11 (22.00%) Marketing
3 4 (8.00%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (82.00%) .NET
2 36 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (64.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (62.00%) Node.js
4 31 (62.00%) WCF
5 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 30 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
5 30 (60.00%) Ninject
6 16 (32.00%) CSS
6 16 (32.00%) HTML
7 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (18.00%) jQuery
9 7 (14.00%) Laravel
9 7 (14.00%) React
9 7 (14.00%) RESTful
10 6 (12.00%) Symfony
11 5 (10.00%) Ajax
11 5 (10.00%) Web Services
12 4 (8.00%) Classic ASP
12 4 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (72.00%) Mobile App
2 30 (60.00%) iPhone
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Animation
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.00%) Photography
4 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) Android
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) CentOS
3 2 (4.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (70.00%) MVC
3 34 (68.00%) TDD
3 34 (68.00%) Web Application Development
4 30 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
4 30 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 8 (16.00%) Workflow
6 7 (14.00%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (14.00%) Web Development
7 5 (10.00%) Email Marketing
7 5 (10.00%) OO
7 5 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (10.00%) SOA
7 5 (10.00%) Web Design
8 4 (8.00%) Analytics
8 4 (8.00%) Content Management
8 4 (8.00%) Information Security
8 4 (8.00%) OOP
8 4 (8.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) C#
2 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.00%) PHP
4 6 (12.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.00%) PHP 7
6 1 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Docker
2 3 (6.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Google
2 3 (6.00%) Adobe
3 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.00%) Zend
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft