Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Interactive Developer was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Interactive Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1168 1220 1296
Rank change year-on-year +52 +76 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an Interactive Developer 14 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.003% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
UK median annual salary £58,750 £33,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.03% -31.96% -3.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £24,600 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £41,800 £59,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,350 - £30,000

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 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Interactive Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Interactive Developer in the UK

Interactive Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Interactive Developer in the UK

Interactive Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Interactive Developer over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Interactive Developer in the UK

Interactive Developer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Interactive Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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 +27 14 £58,750 +78.03% 1
UK excluding London - 10 £36,350 - 1
East of England - 6 - -
London -4 4 £80,000 +142.42%
South East - 2 £33,850 - 1
South West - 2 £37,500 -

Interactive Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Interactive 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 Interactive Developer in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) C++
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 8 (57.14%) Android
1 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) Objective-C
3 6 (42.86%) Interactive Media
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) Android Development
3 6 (42.86%) iOS Development
3 6 (42.86%) iOS SDK
3 6 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 6 (42.86%) Apple Swift
4 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) Selenium
5 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 4 (28.57%) SVG
5 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 4 (28.57%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) SEO
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Mocha
5 4 (28.57%) CSS3

Interactive 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 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Autodesk Inventor
1 2 (14.29%) Revit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jasmine
1 4 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (28.57%) Mocha
1 4 (28.57%) QUnit
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (42.86%) Interactive Media
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) iOS SDK
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) HTML5
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 4 (28.57%) Chai
3 4 (28.57%) CSS3
3 4 (28.57%) Ember.js
3 4 (28.57%) Handlebars
3 4 (28.57%) HTML5 Canvas
3 4 (28.57%) Raphaël
3 4 (28.57%) React
3 4 (28.57%) SVG
3 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (21.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (14.29%) Android SDK
6 1 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (7.14%) D3.js
6 1 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (14.29%) Animation
3 2 (14.29%) HoloLens
3 2 (14.29%) HTC Vive
3 2 (14.29%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Android
1 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Android Development
2 6 (42.86%) iOS Development
2 6 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 4 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 4 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 4 (28.57%) SEO
4 4 (28.57%) SOLID
4 4 (28.57%) Wireframes
5 3 (21.43%) OOP
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C++
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) Apple Swift
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Objective-C
3 4 (28.57%) ES6
3 4 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 3 (21.43%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) GLSL
6 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
6 1 (7.14%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (7.14%) ECMAScript
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Autodesk