Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 301 315
Rank change year-on-year -9 +14 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 42 61 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.46% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.48% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41 61 43
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +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 11,472 12,682 11,588
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.67% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9,294 10,211 9,797
North West median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 0 39 £40,000 - 4
Cheshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Digital Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 34 (80.95%) C#
1 34 (80.95%) .NET
2 33 (78.57%) MVC
3 32 (76.19%) ASP.NET
4 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (69.05%) Mobile App
5 29 (69.05%) SQL Server
6 28 (66.67%) Games
6 28 (66.67%) Google
7 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 27 (64.29%) Android
7 27 (64.29%) iPhone
7 27 (64.29%) Web Application Development
7 27 (64.29%) Google Play
8 23 (54.76%) HTML
8 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
9 21 (50.00%) CSS
10 17 (40.48%) Node.js
11 16 (38.10%) WCF
11 16 (38.10%) TDD
12 15 (35.71%) Domain-Driven Design
12 15 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
12 15 (35.71%) Ninject
12 15 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
12 15 (35.71%) AngularJS
13 13 (30.95%) SQL Server 2016
14 12 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure

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 12 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.90%) CMS
3 4 (9.52%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) Sitefinity
4 2 (4.76%) WordPress
5 1 (2.38%) Content Management Server
5 1 (2.38%) DNN
5 1 (2.38%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (64.29%) Google Play
2 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (69.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.95%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (9.52%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.38%) Mocha
4 1 (2.38%) NUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (66.67%) Games
2 6 (14.29%) Marketing
3 3 (7.14%) Advertising
4 2 (4.76%) Finance
5 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (80.95%) .NET
2 32 (76.19%) ASP.NET
3 30 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 23 (54.76%) HTML
6 21 (50.00%) CSS
7 17 (40.48%) Node.js
8 16 (38.10%) WCF
9 15 (35.71%) AngularJS
9 15 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
9 15 (35.71%) Ninject
10 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (16.67%) Laravel
12 6 (14.29%) jQuery
12 6 (14.29%) XML
13 5 (11.90%) HTML5
14 4 (9.52%) Symfony
14 4 (9.52%) XHTML
15 3 (7.14%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (69.05%) Mobile App
2 27 (64.29%) iPhone
3 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) CentOS
2 1 (2.38%) Debian
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) MVC
2 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (64.29%) Web Application Development
4 16 (38.10%) TDD
5 15 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
5 15 (35.71%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (16.67%) Web Development
7 6 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (11.90%) OOP
9 4 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (9.52%) SDLC
9 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.14%) OO
11 2 (4.76%) Data Security
11 2 (4.76%) DSDM
11 2 (4.76%) OO PHP
11 2 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (4.76%) RAD
11 2 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) C#
2 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) PHP
4 4 (9.52%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Google
2 3 (7.14%) Zend
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Sitecore