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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 88 114 83
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 18 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.29% 0.65% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 0.69% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 36
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,400 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1323 1734 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.11% 94.34% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 1373 1380
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 5 August 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 16 (59.26%) CSS
3 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 14 (51.85%) PHP
5 13 (48.15%) Degree
6 12 (44.44%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) C#
6 12 (44.44%) HTML
6 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (33.33%) TDD
8 9 (33.33%) Ajax
8 9 (33.33%) jQuery
9 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.93%) Web Services
11 6 (22.22%) .NET
11 6 (22.22%) MySQL
11 6 (22.22%) Java
11 6 (22.22%) OO
11 6 (22.22%) MVC
11 6 (22.22%) Zend
11 6 (22.22%) User Experience
12 5 (18.52%) Web Application Development
12 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
12 5 (18.52%) YouTrack
12 5 (18.52%) Zend Framework
12 5 (18.52%) UX Design
12 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (18.52%) RESTful

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 5 (18.52%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 5 (18.52%) JIRA
2 5 (18.52%) YouTrack
3 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
3 4 (14.81%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.70%) QUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) NUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.70%) Moq
General
1 2 (7.41%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) CSS
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) jQuery
3 9 (33.33%) Ajax
4 7 (25.93%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 5 (18.52%) Ext JS
6 5 (18.52%) RESTful
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (18.52%) Zend Framework
6 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.81%) CSS3
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (14.81%) LINQ
7 4 (14.81%) HTML5
7 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
7 4 (14.81%) NHibernate
7 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
7 4 (14.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) User Experience
3 5 (18.52%) Data Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.70%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.70%) Wiki
5 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) TDD
3 6 (22.22%) OO
3 6 (22.22%) MVC
4 5 (18.52%) Web Application Development
4 5 (18.52%) OOP
4 5 (18.52%) UX Design
4 5 (18.52%) Software Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) SOA
5 4 (14.81%) Release Management
5 4 (14.81%) UML
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Web Development
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) SDLC
8 1 (3.70%) Android Development
8 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.70%) OOD
8 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) PHP
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) C#
4 6 (22.22%) Java
5 5 (18.52%) Perl
5 5 (18.52%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) WorldPay
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle