If you want to earn a good salary working in a UK-based technology job, which coding language should you learn and which job title should you aspire to?
Stack Overflow’s new salary survey for the UK and Ireland suggests the answer to the first question is Kotlin, Scala or Swift, and that the answer to the second is generic ‘engineering manager’ followed by site reliability engineer. DevOps specialists, who enable developers and operations teams to collaborate for continuous delivery, rank third.
Stack Overflow’s developer pay survey isn’t finance-specific and the company doesn’t break out numbers for finance-only salaries. However, 16% of the over 6,000 respondents who took the survey work in finance, more than any other sector.
Not all developers in the UK are going to