Period
to 17 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 344 349 323
Rank change year-on-year +5 -26 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 27 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.21% 0.089% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.092% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 26
North West median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £45,750 £42,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £58,750 £61,500 £61,000
% change year-on-year -4.47% +0.82% +10.91%

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 12,354 11,964 11,593
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 96.66% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9,930 10,057 9,681
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,921
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 17 February 2018.

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 17 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 +14 17 £57,500 +13.86% 2
Cheshire -37 7 - - 1
Merseyside +18 3 £62,500 -3.85%
Technical Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, Technical 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 Technical Developer in the job title.

1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 13 (48.15%) Advertising
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) MVC
5 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (29.63%) SDLC
6 7 (25.93%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (25.93%) CRM
6 7 (25.93%) Web Services
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 6 (22.22%) Java
7 6 (22.22%) SOAP
7 6 (22.22%) PHP
7 6 (22.22%) J2EE
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 6 (22.22%) Spring MVC
7 6 (22.22%) jQuery
7 6 (22.22%) Spring
7 6 (22.22%) REST
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (11.11%) TDD
9 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 2 (7.41%) React
10 2 (7.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (7.41%) Unreal Engine

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:

Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (48.15%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) Web Services
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 6 (22.22%) J2EE
3 6 (22.22%) jQuery
3 6 (22.22%) REST
3 6 (22.22%) SOAP
3 6 (22.22%) Spring
3 6 (22.22%) Spring MVC
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.41%) React
5 2 (7.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (7.41%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.70%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.70%) Middleware
6 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Augmented Reality
1 2 (7.41%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) MVC
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) SDLC
3 7 (25.93%) CRM
4 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Coaching
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.70%) OOP
5 1 (3.70%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) Product Management
5 1 (3.70%) Secure Coding
5 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) C#
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Murex
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle