The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 119 109 107
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 7 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.27% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.29% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 6
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £37,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Applications Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1711 1735 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.67% 95.23% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1527 1345
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Birmingham region.

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Developer in their job title.

1 24 (88.89%) C#
1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
3 17 (62.96%) SQL
4 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 14 (51.85%) HTML
5 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
5 14 (51.85%) CSS
5 14 (51.85%) jQuery
6 12 (44.44%) T-SQL
6 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 8 (29.63%) HTML5
10 7 (25.93%) Windows
10 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
10 7 (25.93%) PHP
10 7 (25.93%) XML
10 7 (25.93%) JSON
10 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
11 6 (22.22%) Legal
11 6 (22.22%) Logistics
11 6 (22.22%) DOM
11 6 (22.22%) MS Office
11 6 (22.22%) EDI
11 6 (22.22%) LAN
11 6 (22.22%) WAN
11 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) LAN
1 6 (22.22%) WAN
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) MySQL
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.70%) Trac
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) PEAR
2 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (22.22%) Legal
2 4 (14.81%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
2 14 (51.85%) CSS
2 14 (51.85%) jQuery
3 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 8 (29.63%) HTML5
5 7 (25.93%) XML
5 7 (25.93%) JSON
6 6 (22.22%) DOM
6 6 (22.22%) EDI
6 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
6 6 (22.22%) LINQ
7 2 (7.41%) JSF
7 2 (7.41%) CSS3
8 1 (3.70%) WCF
8 1 (3.70%) WPF
8 1 (3.70%) Symfony
8 1 (3.70%) CakePHP
8 1 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Logistics
2 5 (18.52%) Workflow Management
2 5 (18.52%) Workflow
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) Scrum
3 2 (7.41%) Android Development
4 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.70%) Product Management
4 1 (3.70%) TDD
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) B2B
4 1 (3.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 17 (62.96%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 12 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
5 7 (25.93%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) VBScript
7 1 (3.70%) PHP5
7 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) DevExpress
2 6 (22.22%) Altova
3 1 (3.70%) Apple