The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 108 108 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 17 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.88% 0.25% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.27% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 11
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Applications Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1818 1508 2076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.95% 93.78% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1223 1780
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £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 Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Cheshire region.

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 4 £37,500 -
Northwich - 4 £40,000 - 1
Warrington -22 1 £34,000 +13.33%
Chester - 1 £34,500 - 1
Applications Developer
North West

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 23 (85.19%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) XML
3 13 (48.15%) .NET
4 12 (44.44%) XSLT
5 11 (40.74%) UNIX
5 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
5 11 (40.74%) Linux
5 11 (40.74%) Oracle
5 11 (40.74%) IBM
5 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
6 10 (37.04%) Quality Management
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
6 10 (37.04%) DB2
6 10 (37.04%) J2EE
6 10 (37.04%) MySQL
6 10 (37.04%) AIX
6 10 (37.04%) XSD
6 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (29.63%) Apple iOS
8 8 (29.63%) Android
9 7 (25.93%) Korn
10 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
10 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 5 (18.52%) SQL
11 5 (18.52%) HTML
11 5 (18.52%) Android Development
11 5 (18.52%) iOS Development
12 4 (14.81%) Tivoli

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
1 10 (37.04%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JUnit
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) XML
2 13 (48.15%) .NET
3 12 (44.44%) XSLT
4 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
5 10 (37.04%) J2EE
5 10 (37.04%) XSD
6 5 (18.52%) HTML
7 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 3 (11.11%) J2SE
8 3 (11.11%) AWT
9 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.41%) HTML5
9 2 (7.41%) CSS3
10 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (3.70%) Web Services
10 1 (3.70%) ADO
10 1 (3.70%) JSON
10 1 (3.70%) WCF
10 1 (3.70%) jQuery
10 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) UNIX
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) AIX
3 8 (29.63%) Android
3 8 (29.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Quality Management
1 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Android Development
3 5 (18.52%) iOS Development
4 3 (11.11%) Web Development
4 3 (11.11%) OOD
4 3 (11.11%) Memory Management
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
4 3 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Information Management
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
4 7 (25.93%) Korn
5 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) C++
7 3 (11.11%) VB
7 3 (11.11%) sed
7 3 (11.11%) AWK
7 3 (11.11%) C
8 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Tivoli
1 4 (14.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
1 11 (40.74%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
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