The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 106 89 92
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 11 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.73% 1.63% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.68% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 18
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Applications Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1460 1607 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.95% 96.87% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1279 1204
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (33.33%) C++
1 7 (33.33%) Java
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) Objective-C
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (19.05%) DB2
3 4 (19.05%) MFC
3 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
3 4 (19.05%) C
3 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
3 4 (19.05%) Ajax
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Android
3 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (19.05%) AQtime
3 4 (19.05%) dotTrace
3 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
3 4 (19.05%) Android Development
3 4 (19.05%) iOS Development
4 3 (14.29%) Apple Swift
4 3 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (14.29%) Test Planning

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (4.76%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) Confluence
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) DB2
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Text Mining
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Neo4j
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) AQtime
1 4 (19.05%) dotTrace
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Games
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) Ajax
2 4 (19.05%) MFC
3 3 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (14.29%) Ext JS
3 3 (14.29%) OpenGL
3 3 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) Django
4 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) OSGi
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
2 3 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 3 (14.29%) GPGPU
2 3 (14.29%) Life Science
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Biology
4 1 (4.76%) DataPower
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Android
1 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (19.05%) Android Development
1 4 (19.05%) iOS Development
1 4 (19.05%) MVC
2 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 3 (14.29%) OOP
2 3 (14.29%) Parallel Computing
2 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Static Code Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) UML
3 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C++
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) C
3 4 (19.05%) Objective-C
4 3 (14.29%) Apple Swift
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Groovy
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
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