The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 108 78 89
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 11 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.62% 2.29% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 2.46% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 31
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £37,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £41,600 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1686 1542 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.56% 93.00% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1355 1518
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Developer
Cambridgeshire

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 29 July 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 20 (60.61%) C#
2 19 (57.58%) PHP
3 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 17 (51.52%) HTML
3 17 (51.52%) .NET
4 15 (45.45%) Java
4 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 15 (45.45%) CSS
4 15 (45.45%) Degree
5 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
6 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
6 9 (27.27%) OO
6 9 (27.27%) C++
6 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
7 8 (24.24%) Python
7 8 (24.24%) HTML5
7 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
7 8 (24.24%) Android
8 7 (21.21%) OOD
8 7 (21.21%) Objective-C
8 7 (21.21%) MVC
9 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 6 (18.18%) XML
9 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
9 6 (18.18%) Drupal
9 6 (18.18%) WCF
9 6 (18.18%) WPF
10 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 6 (18.18%) Drupal
2 4 (12.12%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.03%) DB2
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.12%) NUnit
3 3 (9.09%) xUnit.net
3 3 (9.09%) ReSharper
3 3 (9.09%) CppUnit
3 3 (9.09%) MSTest
3 3 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (9.09%) Moq
3 3 (9.09%) MbUnit
4 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) dotTrace
5 1 (3.03%) AQtime
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 5 (15.15%) Publishing
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) HTML
1 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) CSS
3 8 (24.24%) HTML5
4 6 (18.18%) WCF
4 6 (18.18%) WPF
4 6 (18.18%) XML
4 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 5 (15.15%) CSS3
6 4 (12.12%) XSLT
6 4 (12.12%) XHTML
6 4 (12.12%) MFC
7 3 (9.09%) Classic ASP
7 3 (9.09%) Web Services
8 2 (6.06%) Silverlight
8 2 (6.06%) REST
9 1 (3.03%) Android SDK
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.03%) jQuery
9 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
3 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
4 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
4 4 (12.12%) Physics
5 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
6 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
6 1 (3.03%) Statistics
6 1 (3.03%) iPhone
6 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 8 (24.24%) Android
3 5 (15.15%) Windows
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) OO
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) OOD
2 7 (21.21%) MVC
3 5 (15.15%) iOS Development
4 4 (12.12%) Android Development
4 4 (12.12%) Content Management
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Web Development
5 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.09%) SOA
5 3 (9.09%) UML
5 3 (9.09%) TDD
5 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow
7 1 (3.03%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 19 (57.58%) PHP
3 17 (51.52%) SQL
4 15 (45.45%) Java
4 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 9 (27.27%) C++
6 8 (24.24%) Python
7 7 (21.21%) Objective-C
8 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
9 4 (12.12%) Ruby
10 3 (9.09%) VB
11 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) Apple
2 1 (3.03%) Telerik
2 1 (3.03%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle