Period
to 16 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Tools Developer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

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

Tools Developer
UK
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1081 1167 1126
Rank change year-on-year +86 -41 +139
Permanent jobs requiring a Tools Developer 9 3 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.002% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 11
UK median annual salary £85,000 £22,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +286.36% -53.68% +11.76%
10th Percentile £80,000 £21,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £23,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £22,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -37.14% -17.65%

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 134,943 159,181 169,365
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.06% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 107,467 128,207 135,717
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Tools Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Tools Developer in the UK

Tools Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Tools Developer in the UK

Tools Developer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tools Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 16 September 2019. 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 +97 9 £85,000 +286.36%
UK excluding London +69 8 - -
North of England - 8 - -
North West - 8 - -
London - 1 £85,000 -

Tools Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, Tools 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 Tools Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
1 9 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (88.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) CGI
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) AIX
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Open Source
4 6 (66.67%) Performance Management
4 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (66.67%) MySQL
4 6 (66.67%) Python
4 6 (66.67%) Ganglia
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) OpenShift
6 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
6 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) JBoss
6 2 (22.22%) JDBC

Tools 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 2 (22.22%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) OpenShift
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (11.11%) AWS
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (11.11%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
3 1 (11.11%) GitLab
General
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) CGI
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Flex
3 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
3 2 (22.22%) JDBC
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) XSLT
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) J2SE
4 1 (11.11%) React
4 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) AIX
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Open Source
3 6 (66.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Release Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
3 6 (66.67%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Ganglia
1 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat