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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 109 80 66
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 9 34 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 2.13% 3.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 2.28% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 32 61
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £29,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £40,900 £41,000
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
1715 1493 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.49% 93.72% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1334 1307 1638
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (54.84%) C#
1 17 (54.84%) PHP
2 16 (51.61%) HTML
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) CSS
3 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 11 (35.48%) Degree
5 10 (32.26%) Java
6 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
6 9 (29.03%) Python
7 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (19.35%) MVC
9 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
9 6 (19.35%) WCF
9 6 (19.35%) WPF
9 6 (19.35%) HTML5
10 5 (16.13%) Drupal
10 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
10 5 (16.13%) XML
10 5 (16.13%) OO
10 5 (16.13%) C++
11 4 (12.90%) Publishing
11 4 (12.90%) NUnit
11 4 (12.90%) Finance
11 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
11 4 (12.90%) MFC
11 4 (12.90%) Client/Server

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (16.13%) Drupal
2 3 (9.68%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.23%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.90%) NUnit
3 3 (9.68%) ReSharper
3 3 (9.68%) CppUnit
3 3 (9.68%) MSTest
3 3 (9.68%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (9.68%) Moq
3 3 (9.68%) MbUnit
3 3 (9.68%) xUnit.net
4 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.23%) dotTrace
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) PeopleTools
5 1 (3.23%) AQtime
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Publishing
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) HTML
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
1 16 (51.61%) CSS
2 6 (19.35%) WCF
2 6 (19.35%) WPF
2 6 (19.35%) HTML5
2 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.13%) XML
4 4 (12.90%) MFC
5 3 (9.68%) XSLT
5 3 (9.68%) XHTML
5 3 (9.68%) jQuery
5 3 (9.68%) Web Services
5 3 (9.68%) CSS3
6 2 (6.45%) D3.js
6 2 (6.45%) Silverlight
6 2 (6.45%) Classic ASP
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 1 (3.23%) RESTful
7 1 (3.23%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.68%) Physics
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.45%) Biotechnology
4 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.68%) Android
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) MVC
3 5 (16.13%) OO
4 4 (12.90%) iOS Development
5 3 (9.68%) Android Development
5 3 (9.68%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) SOA
5 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 3 (9.68%) Content Management
5 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Web Development
5 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Web Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Bioinformatics
6 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.45%) OOD
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) C#
1 17 (54.84%) PHP
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 10 (32.26%) Java
5 9 (29.03%) Python
6 5 (16.13%) C++
7 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
7 4 (12.90%) Ruby
8 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
8 2 (6.45%) VB
8 2 (6.45%) Perl
9 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) Telerik
3 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago