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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 90 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 19 19 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.10% 1.29% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.34% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 38
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £28,560 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £42,500
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
1646 1422 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.20% 96.41% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1148 1503
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 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 24 December 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 18 (56.25%) CSS
3 17 (53.13%) HTML
4 14 (43.75%) C#
4 14 (43.75%) PHP
4 14 (43.75%) SQL
5 13 (40.63%) .NET
6 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
7 10 (31.25%) Web Services
8 9 (28.13%) OO
8 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
9 8 (25.00%) Java
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (25.00%) WCF
10 7 (21.88%) C++
10 7 (21.88%) Python
10 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
11 6 (18.75%) Linux
11 6 (18.75%) UML
11 6 (18.75%) SOA
11 6 (18.75%) MVC
11 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (18.75%) Web Development
12 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
12 5 (15.63%) Windows
12 5 (15.63%) Degree
12 5 (15.63%) jQuery
12 5 (15.63%) Android

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (3.13%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 3 (9.38%) MySQL
6 2 (6.25%) Big Data
6 2 (6.25%) DB2
7 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) dotTrace
2 2 (6.25%) NUnit
2 2 (6.25%) AQtime
2 2 (6.25%) PeopleTools
2 2 (6.25%) ReSharper
2 2 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (6.25%) Moq
3 1 (3.13%) MbUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) CppUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) WebObjects
3 1 (3.13%) Xcode
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) QUnit
3 1 (3.13%) xUnit.net
3 1 (3.13%) FogBugz
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) CSS
2 17 (53.13%) HTML
3 13 (40.63%) .NET
4 10 (31.25%) Web Services
5 8 (25.00%) WCF
6 5 (15.63%) jQuery
7 4 (12.50%) D3.js
7 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 4 (12.50%) HTML5
8 3 (9.38%) Ajax
8 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.25%) WPF
9 2 (6.25%) Django
9 2 (6.25%) MFC
9 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.13%) Cocoa Touch
10 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 1 (3.13%) Yii
10 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (3.13%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Biotechnology
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) BBC
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Android
3 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) OO
2 6 (18.75%) UML
2 6 (18.75%) SOA
2 6 (18.75%) MVC
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (18.75%) Web Development
3 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Bioinformatics
4 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
4 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Web Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (6.25%) Android Development
5 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (43.75%) PHP
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (21.88%) C++
4 7 (21.88%) Python
5 4 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) VB
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
6 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++
6 2 (6.25%) VB6
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) C++/CLI
7 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.13%) Symbian
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
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