Period
to 15 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Digital Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 467 495 512
Rank change year-on-year +28 +17 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 50 56 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 48 49 56
South East median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £34,275 £29,950 £37,500
90th Percentile £66,125 £57,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +7.14%

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 25,707 29,614 30,574
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 96.71% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21,235 24,717 25,370
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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
Hampshire +21 20 £38,750 -18.42%
Thames Valley +33 16 £60,000 +54.84% 4
Berkshire +17 15 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Kent +25 4 £45,000 - 2
Surrey +23 4 £67,500 +35.00% 1
East Sussex +9 3 £42,500 -10.53%
West Sussex -7 3 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Digital Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 44 (88.00%) JavaScript
2 43 (86.00%) HTML
2 43 (86.00%) CSS
3 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (56.00%) C#
5 27 (54.00%) .NET
6 26 (52.00%) SQL
7 22 (44.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 21 (42.00%) TDD
9 20 (40.00%) Vue.js
10 19 (38.00%) Web Development
11 16 (32.00%) Scrum
11 16 (32.00%) jQuery
12 15 (30.00%) AngularJS
12 15 (30.00%) MVC
13 14 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (26.00%) Sass
14 13 (26.00%) React
14 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
15 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
15 12 (24.00%) Front End Development
15 12 (24.00%) Node.js
15 12 (24.00%) HTML5
15 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
16 11 (22.00%) BDD
16 11 (22.00%) Microservices
16 11 (22.00%) npm
16 11 (22.00%) Serverless
17 10 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Development

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 7 (14.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (8.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (22.00%) npm
3 11 (22.00%) Serverless
4 10 (20.00%) Firebase
5 2 (4.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) gulp
3 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) Grunt
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.00%) webpack
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (86.00%) CSS
1 43 (86.00%) HTML
2 27 (54.00%) .NET
3 22 (44.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 20 (40.00%) Vue.js
5 16 (32.00%) jQuery
6 15 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 13 (26.00%) React
7 13 (26.00%) Sass
8 12 (24.00%) HTML5
8 12 (24.00%) Node.js
9 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 10 (20.00%) CSS3
9 10 (20.00%) Entity Framework
10 9 (18.00%) .NET Core
11 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET
12 5 (10.00%) REST
13 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (4.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) User Experience
2 3 (6.00%) Fintech
3 2 (4.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Debian
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.00%) TDD
3 19 (38.00%) Web Development
4 16 (32.00%) Scrum
5 15 (30.00%) MVC
6 12 (24.00%) Front End Development
7 11 (22.00%) BDD
7 11 (22.00%) Microservices
7 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
8 10 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Development
8 10 (20.00%) Kanban
8 10 (20.00%) Minimum Viable Product
9 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.00%) Mobile First
11 3 (6.00%) BPMN
11 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.00%) Mobile Development
11 3 (6.00%) SOLID
11 3 (6.00%) UML
12 2 (4.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 44 (88.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (56.00%) C#
3 26 (52.00%) SQL
4 4 (8.00%) Java
4 4 (8.00%) PHP
5 2 (4.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.00%) ES6
6 1 (2.00%) Java 8
6 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Google
3 2 (4.00%) Zend