Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Developer was £60,000 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.

Technical Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 814 895 810
Rank change year-on-year +81 -85 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 379 336 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 316 288 470
UK median annual salary £60,000 £61,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.64% +6.09% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,592 £40,350 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £93,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Developer in the UK

Technical Developer
Top 15 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 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 +60 363 £60,000 -4.00% 17
UK excluding London +91 190 £50,000 -4.76% 11
London 0 183 £75,000 +15.38% 7
South East +67 65 £50,000 -16.67%
North of England +1 39 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Midlands +60 37 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Midlands +30 30 £56,250 +13.64% 1
South West +6 23 £48,750 +8.33%
North West -14 20 £50,000 -4.76% 4
East of England +12 15 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Yorkshire +19 12 £50,000 -2.44% 3
Scotland -12 9 £40,000 -23.81% 1
East Midlands +43 7 £55,000 +10.00%
North East +10 7 £44,000 -12.00%
Northern Ireland -22 3 - -

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 172 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (39.84%) Java
3 143 (37.73%) .NET
4 137 (36.15%) C#
5 134 (35.36%) JavaScript
6 116 (30.61%) SQL
7 103 (27.18%) HTML
8 97 (25.59%) AngularJS
9 94 (24.80%) SQL Server
10 88 (23.22%) CSS
11 83 (21.90%) Finance
12 76 (20.05%) Mentoring
13 69 (18.21%) MVC
14 65 (17.15%) Scrum
15 60 (15.83%) PHP
16 59 (15.57%) ASP.NET
17 58 (15.30%) Microsoft
18 54 (14.25%) C++
18 54 (14.25%) Amazon AWS
19 52 (13.72%) Oracle
19 52 (13.72%) Web Services
20 47 (12.40%) Python
21 46 (12.14%) Degree
22 43 (11.35%) HTML5
22 43 (11.35%) OOP
22 43 (11.35%) E-Commerce
23 42 (11.08%) Retail
24 41 (10.82%) Node.js
25 38 (10.03%) Spring
25 38 (10.03%) Web Development

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 22 (5.80%) CMS
1 22 (5.80%) WebSphere
2 15 (3.96%) Apache Solr
3 14 (3.69%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.43%) Apache Spark
5 12 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (2.11%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.11%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (1.58%) SAS
10 5 (1.32%) Mule
11 3 (0.79%) Confluence
12 2 (0.53%) Apache
12 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.53%) Drupal
12 2 (0.53%) GemFire
12 2 (0.53%) IIS
12 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.26%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (0.26%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.26%) Siemens NX
2 1 (0.26%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 7 (1.85%) Unica
2 4 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.06%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.79%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.53%) Magento
4 2 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.26%) FastStats
5 1 (0.26%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.26%) iTrent
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.26%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 54 (14.25%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (5.80%) GitHub
4 21 (5.54%) SaaS
5 18 (4.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (4.22%) PaaS
7 14 (3.69%) IaaS
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%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.90%) Intranet
2 10 (2.64%) HTTP
3 6 (1.58%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.32%) SMS
5 2 (0.53%) Firewall
5 2 (0.53%) Internet
6 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (24.80%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.71%) NoSQL
3 30 (7.92%) MySQL
4 29 (7.65%) Big Data
5 21 (5.54%) Relational Database
6 19 (5.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (4.22%) Hadoop
9 14 (3.69%) RDBMS
10 13 (3.43%) MongoDB
11 12 (3.17%) Redis
11 12 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (2.90%) Oracle Database
13 10 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
17 6 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
17 6 (1.58%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 33 (8.71%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.86%) Maven
3 24 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (3.96%) Visual Studio
5 12 (3.17%) JIRA
6 11 (2.90%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.37%) Selenium
8 7 (1.85%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.85%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.85%) JUnit
8 7 (1.85%) Subversion
9 6 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.58%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.32%) Mockito
10 5 (1.32%) Moq
10 5 (1.32%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.06%) GoCD
12 3 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.79%) JDeveloper
12 3 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 83 (21.90%) Finance
2 42 (11.08%) Retail
3 33 (8.71%) Marketing
4 26 (6.86%) Telecoms
5 25 (6.60%) Electronics
6 21 (5.54%) Advertising
6 21 (5.54%) Banking
7 16 (4.22%) Front Office
8 15 (3.96%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.11%) Games
10 7 (1.85%) Legal
11 5 (1.32%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.79%) Back Office
12 3 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.26%) Automotive
13 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (37.73%) .NET
2 103 (27.18%) HTML
3 97 (25.59%) AngularJS
4 88 (23.22%) CSS
5 59 (15.57%) ASP.NET
6 52 (13.72%) Web Services
7 43 (11.35%) HTML5
8 41 (10.82%) Node.js
9 38 (10.03%) Spring
10 33 (8.71%) .NET Framework
11 31 (8.18%) WCF
12 30 (7.92%) XML
13 28 (7.39%) jQuery
14 26 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (6.86%) React
15 24 (6.33%) WPF
16 23 (6.07%) RESTful
17 20 (5.28%) Entity Framework
17 20 (5.28%) Hibernate
17 20 (5.28%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 31 (8.18%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (5.54%) iPad
4 20 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.28%) Fintech
5 16 (4.22%) User Experience
6 11 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.37%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.37%) Digital Media
7 9 (2.37%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.11%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.85%) Blog
10 6 (1.58%) Augmented Reality
11 5 (1.32%) BBC
11 5 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.32%) Device Driver
11 5 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (1.32%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.32%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (9.23%) Linux
2 24 (6.33%) Unix
3 20 (5.28%) Windows
4 9 (2.37%) Android
4 9 (2.37%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (20.05%) Mentoring
3 69 (18.21%) MVC
4 65 (17.15%) Scrum
5 43 (11.35%) E-Commerce
5 43 (11.35%) OOP
6 38 (10.03%) OO
6 38 (10.03%) Web Development
7 37 (9.76%) TDD
8 35 (9.23%) Software Engineering
9 31 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (6.07%) SDLC
11 22 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (5.80%) SOA
12 21 (5.54%) Test Automation
12 21 (5.54%) Workflow
13 20 (5.28%) Analytics
13 20 (5.28%) ERP
13 20 (5.28%) Open Source
14 19 (5.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 151 (39.84%) Java
2 137 (36.15%) C#
3 134 (35.36%) JavaScript
4 116 (30.61%) SQL
5 60 (15.83%) PHP
6 54 (14.25%) C++
7 47 (12.40%) Python
8 32 (8.44%) C
9 16 (4.22%) PL/SQL
9 16 (4.22%) Scala
10 12 (3.17%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.64%) Ruby
12 5 (1.32%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.32%) VB
13 4 (1.06%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.06%) C++/CLI
13 4 (1.06%) Go
13 4 (1.06%) Perl
13 4 (1.06%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.06%) X++
Qualifications
1 46 (12.14%) Degree
2 18 (4.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.37%) QA
2 6 (1.58%) GCP
3 3 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.53%) HL7
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) MiFID
5 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (4.75%) Docker
2 5 (1.32%) Firmware
3 4 (1.06%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.53%) HDFS
5 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.85%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.06%) Puppet
3 3 (0.79%) Ansible
4 2 (0.53%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.26%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.26%) Control-M
5 1 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.26%) Kibana
5 1 (0.26%) Nagios
5 1 (0.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 58 (15.30%) Microsoft
2 52 (13.72%) Oracle
3 21 (5.54%) Google
3 21 (5.54%) IBM
4 15 (3.96%) hybris
5 14 (3.69%) ATG
5 14 (3.69%) Demandware
5 14 (3.69%) SAP
6 7 (1.85%) Cognos
6 7 (1.85%) Teradata
7 6 (1.58%) Informatica
7 6 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.32%) BT
8 5 (1.32%) McAfee
8 5 (1.32%) Sybase
9 4 (1.06%) Citrix
9 4 (1.06%) Facebook
9 4 (1.06%) Murex
9 4 (1.06%) Progress
10 3 (0.79%) Capita