The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 223 261 272
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 49 56 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.53% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.56% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 66
Average salary £65,000 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Applications Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6735 9981 11864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.75% 95.12% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6070 8459 9993
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 46 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (40.86%) JavaScript
3 36 (38.71%) HTML
4 33 (35.48%) CSS
4 33 (35.48%) Finance
5 29 (31.18%) Git (software)
6 27 (29.03%) .NET
7 26 (27.96%) Java
8 24 (25.81%) SQL
9 23 (24.73%) HTML5
10 20 (21.51%) Computer Science
11 19 (20.43%) CSS3
11 19 (20.43%) OO
12 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
12 18 (19.35%) Apple iOS
13 17 (18.28%) Degree
13 17 (18.28%) Maven
13 17 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (18.28%) iOS Development
14 16 (17.20%) Sonatype Nexus
14 16 (17.20%) Linux
14 16 (17.20%) C#
14 16 (17.20%) Fixed Income
14 16 (17.20%) TDD
14 16 (17.20%) Android
15 15 (16.13%) MVC
16 14 (15.05%) Games
16 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (15.05%) User Stories

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (11.83%) Node.js
2 7 (7.53%) CMS
3 5 (5.38%) Liferay
3 5 (5.38%) WordPress
4 3 (3.23%) JBoss
5 2 (2.15%) Apache
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.08%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Bond Adapt
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.08%) Primavera
2 1 (1.08%) RMDS
2 1 (1.08%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.83%) Amazon S3
2 11 (11.83%) CloudFront
2 11 (11.83%) GitHub
3 5 (5.38%) IaaS
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) HTTP
1 2 (2.15%) Internet
1 2 (2.15%) Intranet
2 1 (1.08%) Firewall
2 1 (1.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.15%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.15%) Big Data
7 2 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.15%) DB2
7 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.15%) MySQL
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (31.18%) Git (software)
2 17 (18.28%) Maven
3 16 (17.20%) Sonatype Nexus
4 12 (12.90%) TeamCity
5 11 (11.83%) Grunt
5 11 (11.83%) Jasmine
5 11 (11.83%) Mocha
5 11 (11.83%) Selenium
6 7 (7.53%) Gradle
6 7 (7.53%) JUnit
6 7 (7.53%) Mockito
6 7 (7.53%) Robolectric
6 7 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (7.53%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.30%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (3.23%) JIRA
9 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (2.15%) PHPUnit
General
1 33 (35.48%) Finance
2 14 (15.05%) Games
3 8 (8.60%) Banking
4 5 (5.38%) Advertising
4 5 (5.38%) Front Office
5 2 (2.15%) Law
5 2 (2.15%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (38.71%) HTML
2 33 (35.48%) CSS
3 27 (29.03%) .NET
4 23 (24.73%) HTML5
5 19 (20.43%) CSS3
6 12 (12.90%) WebSockets
7 11 (11.83%) Apache Flex
7 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET
7 11 (11.83%) D3.js
7 11 (11.83%) Flash
7 11 (11.83%) jQuery
7 11 (11.83%) RequireJS
8 9 (9.68%) STL
9 8 (8.60%) Hibernate
9 8 (8.60%) XML
10 7 (7.53%) Google Maps API
10 7 (7.53%) RxJava
10 7 (7.53%) Spring
11 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) Computer Science
2 16 (17.20%) Fixed Income
3 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (11.83%) Equities
4 11 (11.83%) Visualisation
5 9 (9.68%) Derivative
5 9 (9.68%) Economics
5 9 (9.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (7.53%) User Experience
7 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.23%) Hedge funds
8 3 (3.23%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.15%) Fintech
10 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.35%) Apple iOS
2 16 (17.20%) Android
2 16 (17.20%) Linux
3 12 (12.90%) Unix
4 4 (4.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.43%) OO
3 17 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (18.28%) iOS Development
4 16 (17.20%) TDD
5 15 (16.13%) MVC
6 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (15.05%) User Stories
7 11 (11.83%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 11 (11.83%) Data Visualisation
8 10 (10.75%) Multithreading
8 10 (10.75%) Unit Testing
9 9 (9.68%) Concurrent Programming
9 9 (9.68%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.60%) Android Development
10 8 (8.60%) Asset Management
10 8 (8.60%) OOP
10 8 (8.60%) SDLC
11 7 (7.53%) OOD
11 7 (7.53%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.86%) JavaScript
2 26 (27.96%) Java
3 24 (25.81%) SQL
4 16 (17.20%) C#
5 13 (13.98%) C++
5 13 (13.98%) Python
6 9 (9.68%) Apple Swift
6 9 (9.68%) Objective-C
7 8 (8.60%) VBA
8 4 (4.30%) Perl
8 4 (4.30%) PHP
9 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.23%) VB
9 3 (3.23%) VB6
10 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.15%) R
10 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.15%) VBScript
10 2 (2.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) GNVQ
4 1 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) MCAD
4 1 (1.08%) MCSD
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.08%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Adobe
2 10 (10.75%) Oracle
3 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.53%) Google
5 5 (5.38%) Sybase
6 3 (3.23%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.15%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.15%) GUPTA
7 2 (2.15%) Hortonworks
7 2 (2.15%) Netezza
7 2 (2.15%) WorldPay
8 1 (1.08%) Apple
8 1 (1.08%) iManage
8 1 (1.08%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.08%) LexisNexis
8 1 (1.08%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
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