Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

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

Technical Developer
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 813 886 819
Rank change year-on-year +73 -67 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 380 357 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 332 303 440
UK median annual salary £60,000 £61,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.64% +7.02% +3.64%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £94,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +2.56%

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 167571 185058 210150
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.44% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 134222 155169 174108
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Technical Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Developer in the UK

Technical Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Developer in the UK

Technical Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Developer over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Developer in the UK

Technical 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 Technical Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 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 +74 367 £60,000 -1.64% 15
UK excluding London +106 190 £50,000 -9.09% 7
London -6 185 £72,500 +11.54% 8
South East +92 61 £50,000 -16.67% 2
North of England +34 55 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Midlands +64 35 £60,000 +20.00% 1
North West +10 31 £50,000 -4.76%
West Midlands +51 25 £60,000 +22.45% 1
Yorkshire +46 21 £50,000 - 2
East of England +13 17 £53,750 -10.42%
South West -1 14 £48,750 +8.33% 2
East Midlands +46 10 £57,500 +6.98%
Scotland -2 9 £40,000 -38.46%
North East +12 3 £44,000 -33.58%

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, Technical 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 Technical Developer in the job title.

1 170 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (40.00%) Java
3 146 (38.42%) JavaScript
4 130 (34.21%) .NET
5 127 (33.42%) C#
6 107 (28.16%) HTML
7 102 (26.84%) AngularJS
8 96 (25.26%) CSS
9 94 (24.74%) SQL
10 91 (23.95%) SQL Server
11 73 (19.21%) Scrum
12 70 (18.42%) Finance
13 63 (16.58%) PHP
14 61 (16.05%) MVC
15 59 (15.53%) Web Services
16 58 (15.26%) Mentoring
17 57 (15.00%) ASP.NET
17 57 (15.00%) Microsoft
18 56 (14.74%) Oracle
19 54 (14.21%) Amazon AWS
20 52 (13.68%) E-Commerce
21 51 (13.42%) C++
21 51 (13.42%) Node.js
22 48 (12.63%) HTML5
23 46 (12.11%) OO
23 46 (12.11%) TDD
24 45 (11.84%) Python
24 45 (11.84%) Software Engineering
25 39 (10.26%) MySQL
26 38 (10.00%) Spring

Technical 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 29 (7.63%) WebSphere
2 25 (6.58%) CMS
3 22 (5.79%) Apache Solr
4 13 (3.42%) Apache Spark
5 12 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.89%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (2.11%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.11%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.58%) SAS
10 5 (1.32%) Apache
10 5 (1.32%) Mule
11 4 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.79%) Confluence
12 3 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.53%) Drupal
13 2 (0.53%) IIS
14 1 (0.26%) JBoss
14 1 (0.26%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.26%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (0.26%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.26%) Siemens NX
2 1 (0.26%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 7 (1.84%) Unica
2 6 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.79%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.79%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.53%) Magento
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.26%) FastStats
6 1 (0.26%) iTrent
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 54 (14.21%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (7.37%) SaaS
3 22 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (5.79%) PaaS
4 21 (5.53%) IaaS
5 20 (5.26%) GitHub
6 18 (4.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (2.89%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.53%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.53%) Heroku
11 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.68%) Intranet
2 5 (1.32%) HTTP
3 4 (1.05%) SMS
4 2 (0.53%) Internet
5 1 (0.26%) Firewall
5 1 (0.26%) IMAP
5 1 (0.26%) SMTP
5 1 (0.26%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (23.95%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.26%) MySQL
3 32 (8.42%) NoSQL
4 24 (6.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (6.32%) Big Data
4 24 (6.32%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.74%) Hadoop
6 15 (3.95%) RDBMS
7 14 (3.68%) MongoDB
8 13 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (3.16%) Redis
9 12 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (2.89%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.58%) MariaDB
13 6 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (1.32%) QlikView
15 4 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.79%) JIRA
3 20 (5.26%) Maven
4 19 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (4.47%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.37%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.84%) Selenium
8 6 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.58%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.58%) JUnit
9 5 (1.32%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.32%) NUnit
9 5 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (1.05%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.05%) Xcode
11 3 (0.79%) Mockito
11 3 (0.79%) Moq
11 3 (0.79%) MSI
11 3 (0.79%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 70 (18.42%) Finance
2 35 (9.21%) Retail
3 29 (7.63%) Marketing
4 26 (6.84%) Banking
5 23 (6.05%) Electronics
5 23 (6.05%) Telecoms
6 18 (4.74%) Manufacturing
7 17 (4.47%) Advertising
8 12 (3.16%) Front Office
9 4 (1.05%) Legal
10 3 (0.79%) Back Office
10 3 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.79%) Games
10 3 (0.79%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (34.21%) .NET
2 107 (28.16%) HTML
3 102 (26.84%) AngularJS
4 96 (25.26%) CSS
5 59 (15.53%) Web Services
6 57 (15.00%) ASP.NET
7 51 (13.42%) Node.js
8 48 (12.63%) HTML5
9 38 (10.00%) Spring
10 33 (8.68%) React
11 25 (6.58%) .NET Framework
11 25 (6.58%) WCF
12 22 (5.79%) RESTful
13 21 (5.53%) jQuery
14 20 (5.26%) Hibernate
14 20 (5.26%) Middleware
14 20 (5.26%) WPF
14 20 (5.26%) XML
15 18 (4.74%) ActiveMQ
16 17 (4.47%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
1 31 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.63%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (5.79%) iPad
4 20 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (5.00%) Fintech
5 19 (5.00%) User Experience
6 17 (4.47%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.63%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.37%) Digital Media
9 8 (2.11%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.84%) Blog
11 6 (1.58%) Augmented Reality
12 5 (1.32%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.32%) Device Driver
12 5 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (1.32%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.32%) Xbox
13 4 (1.05%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.47%) Linux
2 19 (5.00%) Windows
3 18 (4.74%) Unix
4 9 (2.37%) Android
4 9 (2.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (19.21%) Scrum
3 61 (16.05%) MVC
4 58 (15.26%) Mentoring
5 52 (13.68%) E-Commerce
6 46 (12.11%) OO
6 46 (12.11%) TDD
7 45 (11.84%) Software Engineering
8 32 (8.42%) Web Development
9 30 (7.89%) CRM
10 28 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (7.11%) OOP
11 27 (7.11%) Open Source
12 26 (6.84%) ERP
13 24 (6.32%) Analytics
14 21 (5.53%) Responsive Web Design
15 19 (5.00%) SDLC
15 19 (5.00%) SOA
16 17 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (4.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 152 (40.00%) Java
2 146 (38.42%) JavaScript
3 127 (33.42%) C#
4 94 (24.74%) SQL
5 63 (16.58%) PHP
6 51 (13.42%) C++
7 45 (11.84%) Python
8 22 (5.79%) C
9 15 (3.95%) PL/SQL
10 12 (3.16%) Scala
10 12 (3.16%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.58%) ES6
11 6 (1.58%) Ruby
12 4 (1.05%) C++/CLI
12 4 (1.05%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.05%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.05%) X++
13 3 (0.79%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.79%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (9.74%) Degree
2 15 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.84%) QA
2 6 (1.58%) GCP
3 3 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) MiFID
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.47%) Docker
2 5 (1.32%) Firmware
3 3 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.84%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.05%) Ansible
2 4 (1.05%) Kibana
2 4 (1.05%) Puppet
3 3 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.53%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.53%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.53%) Control-M
5 1 (0.26%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 57 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 56 (14.74%) Oracle
3 28 (7.37%) IBM
4 27 (7.11%) Google
5 21 (5.53%) ATG
5 21 (5.53%) Demandware
5 21 (5.53%) hybris
6 12 (3.16%) SAP
7 7 (1.84%) Cognos
7 7 (1.84%) Teradata
8 6 (1.58%) Informatica
8 6 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.32%) Murex
9 5 (1.32%) Sybase
10 4 (1.05%) Facebook
10 4 (1.05%) Progress
11 3 (0.79%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.79%) BT
11 3 (0.79%) Citrix
11 3 (0.79%) McAfee