Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Digital Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 August 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 499 457 540
Rank change year-on-year -42 +83 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 50 89 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.31% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 79 71
South East median annual salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,650 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 28,856 28,375 35,956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 96.71% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23,942 23,746 30,444
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 South East

Job postings that featured Digital Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Developer in the South East

Digital Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Developer in the South East.

Salary trend for Digital Developer in the South East

Digital Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Digital Developer in the South East

Digital Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Surrey +10 25 £44,000 -7.85%
Thames Valley -5 8 £40,000 +9.31% 3
East Sussex -25 8 £38,750 -13.89%
West Sussex +17 5 £70,000 +55.56%
Berkshire -15 5 £46,000 +25.71% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £35,000 -26.32% 1
Hampshire -25 3 £48,296 +37.99% 1
Kent +4 1 £40,000 -42.86%
Digital Developer
England

Digital Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 South East region featuring Digital Developer in the job title.

1 36 (72.00%) HTML
2 35 (70.00%) CSS
3 31 (62.00%) JavaScript
4 29 (58.00%) C#
5 22 (44.00%) .NET
5 22 (44.00%) SQL Server
5 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (42.00%) MVC
7 16 (32.00%) WCF
7 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 15 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (30.00%) SQL
9 14 (28.00%) TDD
9 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
9 14 (28.00%) Mobile App
10 13 (26.00%) Web Development
11 12 (24.00%) Google
11 12 (24.00%) Android
11 12 (24.00%) iPhone
11 12 (24.00%) Scrum
11 12 (24.00%) Games
11 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
11 12 (24.00%) Google Play
12 11 (22.00%) TypeScript
12 11 (22.00%) Sass
12 11 (22.00%) Web Services
12 11 (22.00%) OO
12 11 (22.00%) T-SQL
12 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
12 11 (22.00%) Degree

Digital Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (6.00%) CMS
1 3 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Kentico
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
1 1 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Google Play
2 5 (10.00%) GitHub
2 5 (10.00%) npm
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.00%) Serverless
4 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.00%) gulp
3 5 (10.00%) Maven
3 5 (10.00%) webpack
4 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.00%) Grunt
6 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (24.00%) Games
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (72.00%) HTML
2 35 (70.00%) CSS
3 22 (44.00%) .NET
4 16 (32.00%) WCF
5 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (22.00%) Sass
6 11 (22.00%) Web Services
7 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 10 (20.00%) SOAP
7 10 (20.00%) WPF
7 10 (20.00%) XML
8 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 9 (18.00%) HTML5
9 8 (16.00%) CSS3
9 8 (16.00%) Hibernate
9 8 (16.00%) Spring
10 7 (14.00%) jQuery
11 6 (12.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Mobile App
2 12 (24.00%) iPhone
3 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (20.00%) W3C
4 8 (16.00%) User Experience
5 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.00%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.00%) Animation
6 1 (2.00%) Photography
6 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Android
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) CentOS
3 1 (2.00%) Debian
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.00%) MVC
3 15 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (28.00%) TDD
5 13 (26.00%) Web Development
6 12 (24.00%) Scrum
7 11 (22.00%) OO
8 10 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 10 (20.00%) E-business
8 10 (20.00%) ITIL
8 10 (20.00%) OOD
8 10 (20.00%) SDLC
9 9 (18.00%) Web Application Development
10 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (14.00%) Open Source
11 6 (12.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 6 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (12.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 6 (12.00%) Service Design
11 6 (12.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (58.00%) C#
3 15 (30.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (22.00%) TypeScript
5 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (16.00%) Java
7 7 (14.00%) Java 8
8 6 (12.00%) PHP
9 4 (8.00%) Python
9 4 (8.00%) Ruby
9 4 (8.00%) Scala
10 2 (4.00%) ES6
10 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 10 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Google
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.00%) Zend