The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 275 239 225
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 58 82 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.68% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.73% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 55 77 90
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11422 11165 12223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.26% 93.25% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9566 9803 11143
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Developer
London

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, 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 54 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 45 (44.12%) HTML
3 44 (43.14%) .NET
4 41 (40.20%) SQL
4 41 (40.20%) CSS
5 40 (39.22%) Finance
6 34 (33.33%) C#
7 29 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (27.45%) MVC
9 25 (24.51%) Linux
9 25 (24.51%) OO
10 24 (23.53%) Java
11 23 (22.55%) SQL Server
11 23 (22.55%) jQuery
12 19 (18.63%) .NET Framework
12 19 (18.63%) HTML5
12 19 (18.63%) Node.js
12 19 (18.63%) ASP.NET
13 18 (17.65%) OOP
14 17 (16.67%) Web Services
14 17 (16.67%) Subversion
15 16 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (14.71%) Degree
16 15 (14.71%) Selenium
16 15 (14.71%) RESTful
16 15 (14.71%) XML
17 12 (11.76%) WCF
17 12 (11.76%) Spring
17 12 (11.76%) MySQL
17 12 (11.76%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 19 (18.63%) Node.js
2 7 (6.86%) Apache Solr
3 5 (4.90%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.98%) Apache
5 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.98%) nginx
5 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (0.98%) uWSGI
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.98%) MS Project
3 1 (0.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.98%) Endur
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) GitHub
2 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) Intranet
2 1 (0.98%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (11.76%) MySQL
4 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.82%) MS Access
6 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (5.88%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.98%) DB2
10 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.98%) Big Data
10 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (16.67%) Subversion
2 15 (14.71%) Selenium
3 9 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 8 (7.84%) PHPUnit
4 8 (7.84%) Behat
5 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
5 7 (6.86%) JUnit
5 7 (6.86%) Maven
5 7 (6.86%) Hudson
5 7 (6.86%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.90%) Moq
6 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.96%) Ant
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.98%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.98%) Trac
8 1 (0.98%) Grunt
General
1 40 (39.22%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Games
3 9 (8.82%) Advertising
3 9 (8.82%) Marketing
4 5 (4.90%) Banking
5 4 (3.92%) Law
5 4 (3.92%) Legal
6 3 (2.94%) Front Office
7 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.96%) Publishing
8 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.98%) Retail
8 1 (0.98%) Electronics
8 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.98%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (44.12%) HTML
2 44 (43.14%) .NET
3 41 (40.20%) CSS
4 23 (22.55%) jQuery
5 19 (18.63%) .NET Framework
5 19 (18.63%) HTML5
5 19 (18.63%) ASP.NET
6 17 (16.67%) Web Services
7 15 (14.71%) RESTful
7 15 (14.71%) XML
8 12 (11.76%) WCF
8 12 (11.76%) Spring
9 11 (10.78%) Backbone.js
9 11 (10.78%) AngularJS
10 10 (9.80%) CSS3
10 10 (9.80%) JSON
10 10 (9.80%) Hibernate
10 10 (9.80%) XSLT
11 8 (7.84%) HTML5 Canvas
11 8 (7.84%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) Open Source
2 9 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (5.88%) Online Games
5 5 (4.90%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.92%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.98%) Equities
8 1 (0.98%) AS400
8 1 (0.98%) iPhone
8 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.98%) Physics
8 1 (0.98%) Derivative
8 1 (0.98%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.51%) Linux
2 9 (8.82%) UNIX
3 4 (3.92%) Windows
4 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.96%) Android
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (27.45%) MVC
3 25 (24.51%) OO
4 18 (17.65%) OOP
5 11 (10.78%) Web Application Development
6 10 (9.80%) TDD
6 10 (9.80%) CRM
7 9 (8.82%) Data Modelling
8 8 (7.84%) OO PHP
8 8 (7.84%) Refactoring
8 8 (7.84%) Document Management
9 7 (6.86%) SOA
9 7 (6.86%) Automated Testing
9 7 (6.86%) BDD
10 6 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (4.90%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (3.92%) Software Architecture
12 4 (3.92%) Asset Management
13 3 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 41 (40.20%) SQL
3 34 (33.33%) C#
4 24 (23.53%) Java
5 12 (11.76%) Python
6 11 (10.78%) PHP
7 10 (9.80%) Ruby
7 10 (9.80%) VB
8 9 (8.82%) VB.NET
8 9 (8.82%) T-SQL
9 8 (7.84%) Erlang
10 7 (6.86%) Bash Shell
11 6 (5.88%) PL/SQL
12 5 (4.90%) Perl
13 4 (3.92%) XPath
14 3 (2.94%) C++
15 2 (1.96%) VBA
15 2 (1.96%) C
16 1 (0.98%) PowerHouse
16 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Control-M
1 1 (0.98%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.98%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.84%) Zend
3 7 (6.86%) Oracle
3 7 (6.86%) Google
4 2 (1.96%) Tableau
5 1 (0.98%) JBoss
5 1 (0.98%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.98%) OpenLink
5 1 (0.98%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.98%) Trayport
5 1 (0.98%) Sencha
5 1 (0.98%) FactSet
City, London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & pension
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Localstars Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 26 days ago