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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 94 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 20 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.23% 1.20% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.24% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 38
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1558 1371 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.47% 96.62% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1161 1411
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £52,500 £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 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 30 January 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 19 (57.58%) HTML
2 19 (57.58%) CSS
3 15 (45.45%) PHP
4 14 (42.42%) SQL
4 14 (42.42%) C#
4 14 (42.42%) .NET
5 11 (33.33%) Web Services
5 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
7 9 (27.27%) Java
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (27.27%) OO
8 8 (24.24%) Python
9 7 (21.21%) C++
9 7 (21.21%) MVC
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.21%) WCF
9 7 (21.21%) Degree
9 7 (21.21%) Android
9 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
10 6 (18.18%) jQuery
10 6 (18.18%) Web Development
10 6 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (18.18%) SOA
10 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 6 (18.18%) Linux
10 6 (18.18%) UML
11 5 (15.15%) Windows
11 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (3.03%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
5 3 (9.09%) Big Data
6 2 (6.06%) MySQL
7 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) PeopleTools
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Xcode
3 1 (3.03%) WebObjects
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) NUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) dotTrace
3 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) FogBugz
3 1 (3.03%) QUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.03%) Moq
3 1 (3.03%) AQtime
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) HTML
1 19 (57.58%) CSS
2 14 (42.42%) .NET
3 11 (33.33%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) WCF
5 6 (18.18%) jQuery
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 5 (15.15%) HTML5
7 4 (12.12%) D3.js
7 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
7 4 (12.12%) Ajax
8 3 (9.09%) Django
9 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.03%) XML
10 1 (3.03%) Cocoa
10 1 (3.03%) Middleware
10 1 (3.03%) JSON
10 1 (3.03%) Android SDK
10 1 (3.03%) Cocoa Touch
10 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Biotechnology
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) BBC
5 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Android
2 6 (18.18%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
4 4 (12.12%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) OO
2 7 (21.21%) MVC
3 6 (18.18%) Web Development
3 6 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (18.18%) SOA
3 6 (18.18%) UML
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.06%) Android Development
7 2 (6.06%) Web Testing
7 2 (6.06%) TDD
7 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) OOP
7 2 (6.06%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) PHP
3 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) C#
4 9 (27.27%) Java
5 8 (24.24%) Python
6 7 (21.21%) C++
7 4 (12.12%) Perl
7 4 (12.12%) C
8 3 (9.09%) VB
8 3 (9.09%) Embedded C
8 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++
8 3 (9.09%) VB6
9 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
10 1 (3.03%) C++/CLI
10 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.03%) Symbian
4 1 (3.03%) Apple
4 1 (3.03%) Xamarin
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