Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Technical Developer
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 353 350 322
Rank change year-on-year -3 -28 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 21 15 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 40
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £44,875 £40,500
90th Percentile £64,200 £65,000 £60,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +4.55%

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 12799 11927 12584
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.01% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10256 10029 10440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Technical Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Developer in the North West

Technical Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Technical Developer in the North West

Technical Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Developer in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 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 +6 16 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Cheshire -36 4 £52,500 - 1
Merseyside +18 1 - -
Technical Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 North West region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) .NET
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (28.57%) Java
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) MVC
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 3 (14.29%) J2EE
8 3 (14.29%) C++
8 3 (14.29%) PHP
8 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) Spring
8 3 (14.29%) jQuery
8 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
8 3 (14.29%) BDD
8 3 (14.29%) Node.js
8 3 (14.29%) REST
8 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) React
8 3 (14.29%) SDLC

Technical 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 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.76%) FogBugz
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 2 (9.52%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 3 (14.29%) J2EE
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) Node.js
5 3 (14.29%) React
5 3 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) Spring
6 2 (9.52%) Middleware
6 2 (9.52%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (9.52%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (4.76%) Struts
7 1 (4.76%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Augmented Reality
1 2 (9.52%) iPad
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.52%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) BDD
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.76%) Release Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) Erlang
6 1 (4.76%) Go
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Chordiant
3 1 (4.76%) Murex
3 1 (4.76%) Teradata