Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Digital Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 504 506 533
Rank change year-on-year +2 +27 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 58 62 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 128
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £37,500 £25,700
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £56,625
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +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 30,497 30,531 39,973
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 96.95% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25,519 25,317 34,025
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £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 24 February 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 24 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
Surrey +12 27 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hampshire -7 14 £47,500 - 2
Thames Valley +12 7 £40,000 -33.33% 1
East Sussex -30 6 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Kent +21 3 £45,000 -35.71%
Berkshire +15 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £40,000 +23.08%
Oxfordshire -21 2 £33,000 -45.00% 1
West Sussex -15 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Digital Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 47 (81.03%) HTML
2 46 (79.31%) CSS
3 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
4 40 (68.97%) AngularJS
5 30 (51.72%) React
6 25 (43.10%) PHP
7 23 (39.66%) MySQL
7 23 (39.66%) Linux
7 23 (39.66%) Google
8 22 (37.93%) Git (software)
8 22 (37.93%) Laravel
9 20 (34.48%) Mobile App
10 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (31.03%) Apache
10 18 (31.03%) LAMP
11 16 (27.59%) Front End Development
12 15 (25.86%) C#
13 14 (24.14%) Apple
13 14 (24.14%) Android
13 14 (24.14%) TDD
13 14 (24.14%) Web Development
14 13 (22.41%) Sass
15 12 (20.69%) .NET
16 11 (18.97%) Java
16 11 (18.97%) HTML5
17 10 (17.24%) CSS3
17 10 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
17 10 (17.24%) Web Services
18 9 (15.52%) Banking
18 9 (15.52%) iPhone

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 18 (31.03%) Apache
2 5 (8.62%) JBoss
2 5 (8.62%) nginx
2 5 (8.62%) WordPress
3 4 (6.90%) CMS
3 4 (6.90%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (3.45%) Drupal
5 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.72%) Perch
5 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.90%) GIMP
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Google Play
2 5 (8.62%) GitHub
3 4 (6.90%) SaaS
4 3 (5.17%) npm
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.72%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) MySQL
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.90%) Redis
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (37.93%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.62%) IntelliJ
3 5 (8.62%) Maven
4 4 (6.90%) Babel
5 3 (5.17%) gulp
6 2 (3.45%) webpack
7 1 (1.72%) Ant
7 1 (1.72%) Grunt
7 1 (1.72%) JIRA
7 1 (1.72%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.72%) JUnit
7 1 (1.72%) Moq
7 1 (1.72%) NUnit
7 1 (1.72%) Xcode
General
1 9 (15.52%) Banking
1 9 (15.52%) Games
2 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Ukrainian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (81.03%) HTML
2 46 (79.31%) CSS
3 40 (68.97%) AngularJS
4 30 (51.72%) React
5 22 (37.93%) Laravel
6 18 (31.03%) LAMP
7 13 (22.41%) Sass
8 12 (20.69%) .NET
9 11 (18.97%) HTML5
10 10 (17.24%) CSS3
10 10 (17.24%) Web Services
11 9 (15.52%) Node.js
12 8 (13.79%) jQuery
12 8 (13.79%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 7 (12.07%) Ajax
13 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
14 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
14 6 (10.34%) RESTful
14 6 (10.34%) Symfony
14 6 (10.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Mobile App
2 9 (15.52%) iPhone
3 8 (13.79%) User Experience
4 5 (8.62%) Fintech
4 5 (8.62%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (6.90%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.72%) Blog
7 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.72%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Linux
2 14 (24.14%) Android
3 6 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) CentOS
4 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.59%) Front End Development
3 14 (24.14%) TDD
3 14 (24.14%) Web Development
4 10 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (15.52%) Web Design
6 8 (13.79%) API Integration
7 7 (12.07%) BDD
7 7 (12.07%) MVC
8 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Android Development
9 5 (8.62%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (8.62%) iOS Development
9 5 (8.62%) Mobile Development
9 5 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (8.62%) SDLC
10 4 (6.90%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 4 (6.90%) DevOps
10 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
2 25 (43.10%) PHP
3 15 (25.86%) C#
4 11 (18.97%) Java
5 7 (12.07%) TypeScript
6 5 (8.62%) ES6
6 5 (8.62%) SQL
6 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.90%) PHP 7
8 2 (3.45%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.72%) Jython
9 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.72%) Python
9 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Docker
2 4 (6.90%) LXC
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Google
2 14 (24.14%) Apple
3 7 (12.07%) Adobe
4 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) Actuate
6 1 (1.72%) Facebook
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) PayPal
6 1 (1.72%) Sony
6 1 (1.72%) Talend
6 1 (1.72%) Twitter
6 1 (1.72%) Zend