Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Digital Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies 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.

Digital Developer
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 696 763 773
Rank change year-on-year +67 +10 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Developer 542 484 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 476 462 537
UK median annual salary £40,000 £47,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.23% +19.38% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,125 £71,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.13% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Digital Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Developer in the UK

Digital Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Digital Developer in the UK

Digital Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Developer over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Digital Developer in the UK

Digital Developer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Developer within the UK 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
England +88 515 £40,000 -20.00% 34
UK excluding London +132 327 £38,750 -3.13% 32
London -50 195 £50,000 -9.09% 4
North of England +25 94 £38,500 -3.75% 12
South East +74 81 £44,500 -11.00% 6
Midlands +43 73 £37,500 -25.00% 4
North West +3 61 £40,000 - 6
East of England +44 47 £37,500 +5.71% 3
East Midlands +41 40 £40,000 -20.00% 2
West Midlands +24 33 £32,500 -39.53% 2
Yorkshire +18 30 £35,000 - 6
South West +11 25 £40,000 +11.11% 5
Scotland -25 7 £37,500 +7.14% 2
North East -8 3 £38,500 -9.41%

Digital Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Digital 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 featuring Digital Developer in the job title.

1 292 (53.87%) JavaScript
2 284 (52.40%) HTML
3 280 (51.66%) CSS
4 270 (49.82%) Agile Software Development
5 234 (43.17%) .NET
6 232 (42.80%) MVC
7 213 (39.30%) C#
8 194 (35.79%) TDD
9 172 (31.73%) ASP.NET
10 169 (31.18%) SQL Server
11 162 (29.89%) AngularJS
12 153 (28.23%) Mobile App
13 149 (27.49%) Node.js
14 140 (25.83%) Google
15 139 (25.65%) HTML5
16 134 (24.72%) Android
17 130 (23.99%) ASP.NET MVC
18 129 (23.80%) PHP
19 120 (22.14%) iPhone
20 119 (21.96%) Web Development
21 115 (21.22%) Google Play
22 114 (21.03%) Games
23 111 (20.48%) CSS3
24 110 (20.30%) Front End Development
25 99 (18.27%) WCF
26 94 (17.34%) Web Application Development
27 93 (17.16%) KnockoutJS
27 93 (17.16%) jQuery
28 90 (16.61%) Dependency Injection
29 89 (16.42%) CMS

Digital Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 89 (16.42%) CMS
2 57 (10.52%) WordPress
3 30 (5.54%) Umbraco
4 29 (5.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 27 (4.98%) Apache
6 26 (4.80%) Drupal
7 23 (4.24%) EPiServer
8 15 (2.77%) bbPress
8 15 (2.77%) NServiceBus
9 11 (2.03%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.29%) JBoss
10 7 (1.29%) Joomla!
11 6 (1.11%) Kentico
11 6 (1.11%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.92%) ExpressionEngine
13 4 (0.74%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.74%) nginx
14 3 (0.55%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.55%) WildFly
Applications
1 22 (4.06%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.55%) InDesign
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.18%) HipChat
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (3.14%) Magento
2 9 (1.66%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.37%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 115 (21.22%) Google Play
2 40 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (2.77%) GitHub
5 12 (2.21%) Adobe Analytics
6 9 (1.66%) npm
7 5 (0.92%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.92%) iTunes
8 4 (0.74%) SaaS
9 3 (0.55%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.37%) Heroku
10 2 (0.37%) Office 365
10 2 (0.37%) Route 53
10 2 (0.37%) Serverless
11 1 (0.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.92%) Ethernet
1 5 (0.92%) InfiniBand
1 5 (0.92%) Internet
2 4 (0.74%) DNS
3 3 (0.55%) Intranet
4 2 (0.37%) HTTP
4 2 (0.37%) PPP
5 1 (0.18%) Extranet
5 1 (0.18%) SMS
5 1 (0.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (31.18%) SQL Server
2 55 (10.15%) MySQL
3 54 (9.96%) SQL Server 2016
4 33 (6.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 24 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 21 (3.87%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 10 (1.85%) Big Data
9 9 (1.66%) Couchbase
9 9 (1.66%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.92%) Neo4j
10 5 (0.92%) Pentaho
10 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.74%) Redis
11 4 (0.74%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.37%) SQLPlus
14 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 82 (15.13%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.83%) Selenium
3 30 (5.54%) NUnit
4 25 (4.61%) Visual Studio
5 24 (4.43%) gulp
6 22 (4.06%) Karma Test Runner
6 22 (4.06%) Mocha
6 22 (4.06%) Protractor
6 22 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (3.69%) Subversion
8 18 (3.32%) Jenkins
9 15 (2.77%) Moq
10 14 (2.58%) Jasmine
10 14 (2.58%) TeamCity
11 12 (2.21%) Grunt
11 12 (2.21%) JUnit
12 11 (2.03%) GitLab
12 11 (2.03%) HP UFT
12 11 (2.03%) JBehave
12 11 (2.03%) PhantomJS
General
1 114 (21.03%) Games
2 85 (15.68%) Marketing
3 60 (11.07%) Finance
4 51 (9.41%) Retail
5 13 (2.40%) Advertising
6 12 (2.21%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.03%) Banking
8 9 (1.66%) Law
9 8 (1.48%) Music Industry
10 7 (1.29%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.11%) Publishing
12 5 (0.92%) Electronics
12 5 (0.92%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.74%) Military
14 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.18%) Automotive
15 1 (0.18%) Ukrainian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (52.40%) HTML
2 280 (51.66%) CSS
3 234 (43.17%) .NET
4 172 (31.73%) ASP.NET
5 162 (29.89%) AngularJS
6 149 (27.49%) Node.js
7 139 (25.65%) HTML5
8 130 (23.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 111 (20.48%) CSS3
10 99 (18.27%) WCF
11 93 (17.16%) jQuery
11 93 (17.16%) KnockoutJS
12 88 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 86 (15.87%) Ninject
14 60 (11.07%) Web Services
15 58 (10.70%) React
15 58 (10.70%) Sass
16 48 (8.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 44 (8.12%) Laravel
18 38 (7.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 153 (28.23%) Mobile App
2 120 (22.14%) iPhone
3 62 (11.44%) User Experience
4 37 (6.83%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (4.80%) Computer Science
6 24 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.21%) Blog
7 12 (2.21%) iPad
8 10 (1.85%) Fintech
9 8 (1.48%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.11%) Graphic Design
10 6 (1.11%) Marketing Technology
10 6 (1.11%) Social Media
11 5 (0.92%) Device Driver
11 5 (0.92%) Equities
11 5 (0.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (0.92%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.92%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.92%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 134 (24.72%) Android
2 52 (9.59%) Linux
3 37 (6.83%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.29%) CentOS
4 7 (1.29%) Windows
5 5 (0.92%) Mac OS
5 5 (0.92%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.92%) Unix
6 2 (0.37%) Debian
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (49.82%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (42.80%) MVC
3 194 (35.79%) TDD
4 119 (21.96%) Web Development
5 110 (20.30%) Front End Development
6 94 (17.34%) Web Application Development
7 90 (16.61%) Dependency Injection
8 87 (16.05%) Domain-Driven Design
9 71 (13.10%) OO
10 70 (12.92%) Scrum
11 64 (11.81%) E-Commerce
12 45 (8.30%) Responsive Web Design
13 43 (7.93%) Analytics
14 40 (7.38%) Software Engineering
15 39 (7.20%) BDD
16 36 (6.64%) Open Source
17 34 (6.27%) Mentoring
17 34 (6.27%) Test Automation
18 32 (5.90%) SOA
19 30 (5.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 292 (53.87%) JavaScript
2 213 (39.30%) C#
3 129 (23.80%) PHP
4 64 (11.81%) SQL
5 60 (11.07%) Java
6 26 (4.80%) Python
7 17 (3.14%) Ruby
8 15 (2.77%) Objective-C
9 14 (2.58%) ES6
10 13 (2.40%) Apple Swift
10 13 (2.40%) Scala
11 10 (1.85%) XPath
12 8 (1.48%) C++
12 8 (1.48%) Clojure
12 8 (1.48%) Groovy
13 7 (1.29%) C
14 5 (0.92%) Jython
15 4 (0.74%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (11.81%) Degree
2 16 (2.95%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (2.03%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.11%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.18%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.87%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) WAI
System Software
1 27 (4.98%) Docker
2 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.37%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.55%) Ansible
1 3 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.55%) Puppet
2 1 (0.18%) Kibana
2 1 (0.18%) logstash
2 1 (0.18%) Packer
2 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 140 (25.83%) Google
2 41 (7.56%) Microsoft
3 40 (7.38%) Sitecore
4 35 (6.46%) Adobe
5 18 (3.32%) WooCommerce
6 15 (2.77%) BuddyPress
6 15 (2.77%) Zend
7 12 (2.21%) Oracle
7 12 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (1.85%) Apple
9 9 (1.66%) Facebook
9 9 (1.66%) Optimizely
10 8 (1.48%) Cadence
11 7 (1.29%) Demandware
11 7 (1.29%) Monetate
11 7 (1.29%) Qubit
12 6 (1.11%) Marketo
13 5 (0.92%) Talend
13 5 (0.92%) Twitter
14 3 (0.55%) Xamarin