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 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 95 109 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 11 21 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 1.14% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.20% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 45
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
1351 1752 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.88% 95.22% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1474 1561
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 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (69.57%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) C#
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) PHP
4 11 (47.83%) CSS
5 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
5 9 (39.13%) Degree
6 8 (34.78%) C++
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
7 7 (30.43%) .NET
7 7 (30.43%) Java
8 6 (26.09%) Web Services
8 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (26.09%) Android
8 6 (26.09%) HTML5
9 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
9 5 (21.74%) MVC
9 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
9 5 (21.74%) Windows
9 5 (21.74%) Python
10 4 (17.39%) C
11 3 (13.04%) BBC
11 3 (13.04%) VB6
11 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (13.04%) Ajax
11 3 (13.04%) Web Development
11 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
11 3 (13.04%) MySQL

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (8.70%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.35%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) Big Data
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) QUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.35%) Moq
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) HTML
2 11 (47.83%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) .NET
4 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) HTML5
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.04%) Ajax
6 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
6 3 (13.04%) jQuery
6 3 (13.04%) Django
7 2 (8.70%) RESTful
7 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.70%) iOS SDK
7 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (4.35%) WCF
8 1 (4.35%) XHTML
8 1 (4.35%) REST
8 1 (4.35%) PhoneGap
8 1 (4.35%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) BBC
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) Wiki
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.35%) Internet of Things
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Android
2 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
3 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
4 2 (8.70%) Android Development
4 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) OOD
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.35%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) PHP
4 8 (34.78%) C++
5 7 (30.43%) Java
6 5 (21.74%) Python
7 4 (17.39%) C
8 3 (13.04%) VB6
8 3 (13.04%) VB
8 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
8 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++
9 2 (8.70%) Perl
9 2 (8.70%) Ruby
10 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
10 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Apple
2 1 (4.35%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.35%) WorldPay
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago