Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 899 837 883
Rank change year-on-year -62 +46 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 261 364 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 215 316 312
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 160,851 169,319 184,843
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 95.98% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 129,634 135,625 155,306
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 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
England -85 241 £60,000 -4.00% 31
UK excluding London -21 131 £50,000 -4.76% 19
London -15 123 £75,000 +7.14% 15
North of England +8 41 £50,000 - 2
South East -10 41 £55,000 +10.00% 4
North West +9 32 £50,000 -2.44% 1
East of England +28 16 £52,500 - 3
Midlands +1 15 £50,000 -16.67% 5
Scotland -6 13 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Midlands +17 11 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Yorkshire +14 7 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South West -2 5 £42,250 -13.33% 2
East Midlands +4 4 £42,500 -29.17% 3
North East -13 2 £57,500 +30.68%

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, Technical 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 featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 140 (53.64%) C#
2 139 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (41.38%) .NET
4 86 (32.95%) JavaScript
5 85 (32.57%) CSS
6 84 (32.18%) HTML
7 82 (31.42%) SQL
7 82 (31.42%) SQL Server
8 76 (29.12%) Java
9 54 (20.69%) AngularJS
10 51 (19.54%) Finance
11 50 (19.16%) Microsoft
12 49 (18.77%) Problem-Solving
13 42 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
14 40 (15.33%) Test Automation
15 38 (14.56%) Web Services
16 37 (14.18%) Scrum
17 35 (13.41%) Python
17 35 (13.41%) Team Foundation Server
18 34 (13.03%) Oracle
18 34 (13.03%) React
19 33 (12.64%) SOA
19 33 (12.64%) ASP.NET
19 33 (12.64%) MVC
20 32 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
20 32 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
21 31 (11.88%) OO
22 30 (11.49%) WCF
23 29 (11.11%) Git (software)
23 29 (11.11%) DevOps

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 14 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
1 14 (5.36%) WebSphere
2 12 (4.60%) Oracle Workflow
3 10 (3.83%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.07%) CMS
5 7 (2.68%) JBoss
5 7 (2.68%) MQSeries
5 7 (2.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (2.68%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.30%) Apache
7 5 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.92%) WordPress
8 4 (1.53%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.53%) Liferay
9 2 (0.77%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.77%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.77%) Confluence
9 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (6.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.92%) Chatbot
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.77%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (2.68%) Temenos T24
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.77%) Magento
3 2 (0.77%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 2 (0.77%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.38%) Endur
4 1 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 42 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (6.51%) SaaS
4 6 (2.30%) PaaS
5 5 (1.92%) Slack
6 4 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.15%) Serverless
7 3 (1.15%) Zapier
8 2 (0.77%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.77%) Force.com
8 2 (0.77%) GitHub
8 2 (0.77%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.83%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.45%) SSL
3 3 (1.15%) DNS
3 3 (1.15%) HTTP
4 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (31.42%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (8.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 21 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (6.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (6.13%) MySQL
6 15 (5.75%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (5.36%) NoSQL
8 12 (4.60%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (3.07%) MongoDB
10 8 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (2.68%) DB2
12 6 (2.30%) Big Data
13 4 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.53%) Oracle Discoverer
13 4 (1.53%) Power BI
13 4 (1.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (13.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 26 (9.96%) Selenium
4 23 (8.81%) Visual Studio
5 18 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.90%) Visual Studio Team System
6 15 (5.75%) SpecFlow
7 13 (4.98%) WebDriver
8 11 (4.21%) TeamCity
9 10 (3.83%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (3.83%) webpack
10 7 (2.68%) Protractor
11 6 (2.30%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.92%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.92%) NUnit
13 4 (1.53%) GoCD
13 4 (1.53%) JIRA
13 4 (1.53%) Maven
13 4 (1.53%) Travis CI
General
1 51 (19.54%) Finance
2 15 (5.75%) Marketing
3 12 (4.60%) Banking
4 10 (3.83%) Front Office
4 10 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.07%) Retail
6 6 (2.30%) Games
7 3 (1.15%) Back Office
7 3 (1.15%) Law
7 3 (1.15%) Legal
8 2 (0.77%) Electronics
8 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (41.38%) .NET
2 85 (32.57%) CSS
3 84 (32.18%) HTML
4 54 (20.69%) AngularJS
5 38 (14.56%) Web Services
6 34 (13.03%) React
7 33 (12.64%) ASP.NET
8 30 (11.49%) WCF
9 28 (10.73%) XML
10 25 (9.58%) jQuery
11 24 (9.20%) .NET Framework
12 22 (8.43%) Node.js
13 17 (6.51%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (6.13%) HTML5
14 16 (6.13%) Java EE
14 16 (6.13%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (4.98%) Spring
15 13 (4.98%) WebSphere MQ
15 13 (4.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.43%) User Experience
2 20 (7.66%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (4.60%) Hedge funds
6 10 (3.83%) Fintech
6 10 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.30%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.92%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.53%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.53%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.15%) BBC
10 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.15%) New Media
11 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.77%) Xbox
12 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.38%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.34%) Linux
2 25 (9.58%) Unix
3 20 (7.66%) Windows
4 7 (2.68%) AIX
4 7 (2.68%) Android
5 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (18.77%) Problem-Solving
3 40 (15.33%) Test Automation
4 37 (14.18%) Scrum
5 33 (12.64%) MVC
5 33 (12.64%) SOA
6 32 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (11.88%) OO
8 29 (11.11%) DevOps
8 29 (11.11%) TDD
9 28 (10.73%) Software Engineering
10 25 (9.58%) Microservices
11 23 (8.81%) Migration
12 21 (8.05%) Mentoring
12 21 (8.05%) Workflow
13 17 (6.51%) Front End Development
13 17 (6.51%) Web Development
14 16 (6.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 15 (5.75%) Data Migration
15 15 (5.75%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 140 (53.64%) C#
2 86 (32.95%) JavaScript
3 82 (31.42%) SQL
4 76 (29.12%) Java
5 35 (13.41%) Python
6 17 (6.51%) PHP
7 16 (6.13%) C++
8 14 (5.36%) C
8 14 (5.36%) PL/SQL
8 14 (5.36%) Ruby
9 13 (4.98%) Java 8
10 12 (4.60%) VBA
11 11 (4.21%) PowerShell
11 11 (4.21%) VB
12 10 (3.83%) ES6
12 10 (3.83%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.53%) Apex Code
13 4 (1.53%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.53%) ES7
13 4 (1.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (10.34%) Degree
2 19 (7.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.83%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.07%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.07%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (4.60%) Docker
2 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.83%) Puppet
2 8 (3.07%) Ansible
2 8 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.53%) TeamSite
4 3 (1.15%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.38%) logstash
5 1 (0.38%) Salt
5 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 50 (19.16%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.03%) Oracle
3 7 (2.68%) jBASE
3 7 (2.68%) Temenos
4 5 (1.92%) Adobe
4 5 (1.92%) HP
4 5 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.92%) SAP
5 4 (1.53%) Google
5 4 (1.53%) OpenText
6 3 (1.15%) BT
6 3 (1.15%) McAfee
6 3 (1.15%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.15%) Sybase
6 3 (1.15%) Tableau
6 3 (1.15%) Zuora
7 2 (0.77%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.38%) Apigee
8 1 (0.38%) Tealium