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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 101 100 106
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 20 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.11% 0.41% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.43% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 4
Average salary £32,750 £27,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.09% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,250 £38,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1714 1388 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.06% 95.00% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1198 1330
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (64.10%) .NET
2 23 (58.97%) C#
3 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 21 (53.85%) CSS
3 21 (53.85%) jQuery
4 20 (51.28%) HTML
5 19 (48.72%) SQL
5 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
5 19 (48.72%) Windows
5 19 (48.72%) HTML5
6 18 (46.15%) JSON
6 18 (46.15%) XML
7 15 (38.46%) T-SQL
7 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (33.33%) Scrum
8 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 13 (33.33%) Mobile App
9 12 (30.77%) Windows 8
9 12 (30.77%) Android Development
9 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
9 12 (30.77%) Android
9 12 (30.77%) Ajax
9 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
9 12 (30.77%) OOP
9 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
10 11 (28.21%) Objective-C
10 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
10 11 (28.21%) MVC

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) LAN
1 6 (15.38%) WAN
1 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Ant
1 10 (25.64%) JIRA
1 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
1 10 (25.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) PEAR
4 1 (2.56%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.56%) Xcode
4 1 (2.56%) Trac
General
1 10 (25.64%) Retail
2 7 (17.95%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) .NET
2 21 (53.85%) CSS
2 21 (53.85%) jQuery
3 20 (51.28%) HTML
4 19 (48.72%) HTML5
5 18 (46.15%) JSON
5 18 (46.15%) XML
6 13 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 12 (30.77%) Ajax
7 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
8 10 (25.64%) Silverlight
8 10 (25.64%) PhoneGap
8 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
9 7 (17.95%) LINQ
10 6 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (15.38%) DOM
10 6 (15.38%) EDI
11 3 (7.69%) CSS3
12 2 (5.13%) WCF
12 2 (5.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 10 (25.64%) User Experience
2 10 (25.64%) N-Tier
2 10 (25.64%) Blackberry
3 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) iPhone
4 2 (5.13%) iPad
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Android
2 12 (30.77%) Windows 8
3 11 (28.21%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Scrum
3 12 (30.77%) Android Development
3 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 12 (30.77%) OOP
4 11 (28.21%) MVC
4 11 (28.21%) iOS Development
5 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
5 10 (25.64%) SOA
6 7 (17.95%) Workflow
7 6 (15.38%) Workflow Management
7 6 (15.38%) Logistics
8 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.13%) B2B
8 2 (5.13%) CRM
8 2 (5.13%) E-business
9 1 (2.56%) OO
9 1 (2.56%) Project Management
9 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.56%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 19 (48.72%) SQL
4 15 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 11 (28.21%) Objective-C
6 10 (25.64%) Java
6 10 (25.64%) ActionScript
6 10 (25.64%) ActionScript 3.0
7 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.13%) PHP
9 1 (2.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) MCP
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) VCP4
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Sencha
2 10 (25.64%) Appcelerator
3 6 (15.38%) Altova
3 6 (15.38%) DevExpress
4 2 (5.13%) Apple
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle