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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 264 238 237
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 62 79 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.66% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.71% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 58 74 90
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,350 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,073 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11226 11158 12260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.28% 93.11% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9412 9778 11182
Average salary £52,500 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,200 £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 22 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 22 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 58 (54.72%) JavaScript
2 49 (46.23%) HTML
2 49 (46.23%) .NET
3 46 (43.40%) SQL
4 44 (41.51%) CSS
5 40 (37.74%) Finance
6 38 (35.85%) C#
7 30 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (27.36%) Linux
9 28 (26.42%) MVC
10 27 (25.47%) jQuery
11 25 (23.58%) SQL Server
11 25 (23.58%) OO
12 24 (22.64%) Java
13 22 (20.75%) ASP.NET
14 20 (18.87%) Web Services
14 20 (18.87%) .NET Framework
15 18 (16.98%) XML
15 18 (16.98%) Subversion
15 18 (16.98%) HTML5
15 18 (16.98%) Node.js
16 17 (16.04%) OOP
17 16 (15.09%) MySQL
17 16 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 15 (14.15%) Degree
18 15 (14.15%) Selenium
18 15 (14.15%) RESTful
19 14 (13.21%) PHP
20 13 (12.26%) Python
20 13 (12.26%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 18 (16.98%) Node.js
2 7 (6.60%) Apache Solr
3 5 (4.72%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.83%) CMS
5 3 (2.83%) Moodle
6 2 (1.89%) uWSGI
6 2 (1.89%) Apache
6 2 (1.89%) nginx
7 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.77%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.94%) MS Project
3 1 (0.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.94%) Endur
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) GitHub
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) Intranet
2 1 (0.94%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.58%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (15.09%) MySQL
3 10 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (8.49%) MS Access
5 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.66%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.94%) Big Data
9 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (16.98%) Subversion
2 15 (14.15%) Selenium
3 10 (9.43%) Git (software)
4 8 (7.55%) PHPUnit
4 8 (7.55%) Behat
5 7 (6.60%) Cucumber
5 7 (6.60%) Hudson
5 7 (6.60%) Maven
5 7 (6.60%) JUnit
5 7 (6.60%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.72%) Moq
7 2 (1.89%) Ant
8 1 (0.94%) Trac
8 1 (0.94%) Grunt
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.94%) CruiseControl
General
1 40 (37.74%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Games
3 9 (8.49%) Marketing
3 9 (8.49%) Advertising
4 5 (4.72%) Banking
5 4 (3.77%) Law
5 4 (3.77%) Legal
6 3 (2.83%) Front Office
7 2 (1.89%) Publishing
7 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.94%) Retail
8 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.94%) Back Office
8 1 (0.94%) Electronics
8 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (46.23%) HTML
1 49 (46.23%) .NET
2 44 (41.51%) CSS
3 27 (25.47%) jQuery
4 22 (20.75%) ASP.NET
5 20 (18.87%) Web Services
5 20 (18.87%) .NET Framework
6 18 (16.98%) XML
6 18 (16.98%) HTML5
7 15 (14.15%) RESTful
8 13 (12.26%) WCF
9 12 (11.32%) Spring
10 10 (9.43%) XSLT
10 10 (9.43%) Hibernate
10 10 (9.43%) JSON
10 10 (9.43%) Backbone.js
10 10 (9.43%) AngularJS
11 9 (8.49%) CSS3
12 8 (7.55%) HTML5 Canvas
12 8 (7.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.38%) Open Source
2 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (5.66%) Online Games
5 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.77%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.89%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.94%) AS400
8 1 (0.94%) Equities
8 1 (0.94%) Derivative
8 1 (0.94%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.94%) Physics
8 1 (0.94%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.94%) iPhone
8 1 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.36%) Linux
2 9 (8.49%) UNIX
3 7 (6.60%) Windows
4 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.89%) Android
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.42%) MVC
3 25 (23.58%) OO
4 17 (16.04%) OOP
5 11 (10.38%) TDD
5 11 (10.38%) Web Application Development
6 10 (9.43%) CRM
7 9 (8.49%) Data Modelling
8 8 (7.55%) Document Management
8 8 (7.55%) Refactoring
8 8 (7.55%) OO PHP
9 7 (6.60%) BDD
9 7 (6.60%) Automated Testing
9 7 (6.60%) SOA
10 6 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (4.72%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (3.77%) Asset Management
12 4 (3.77%) Software Architecture
13 3 (2.83%) iOS Development
13 3 (2.83%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 58 (54.72%) JavaScript
2 46 (43.40%) SQL
3 38 (35.85%) C#
4 24 (22.64%) Java
5 14 (13.21%) PHP
6 13 (12.26%) Python
7 11 (10.38%) Ruby
8 10 (9.43%) T-SQL
8 10 (9.43%) VB
9 9 (8.49%) VB.NET
10 8 (7.55%) Erlang
11 7 (6.60%) Bash Shell
12 6 (5.66%) PL/SQL
13 5 (4.72%) Perl
14 4 (3.77%) XPath
15 3 (2.83%) PHP5
15 3 (2.83%) C++
16 2 (1.89%) C
16 2 (1.89%) VBA
17 1 (0.94%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.89%) Ansible
2 1 (0.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.55%) Oracle
2 8 (7.55%) Zend
3 7 (6.60%) Google
4 2 (1.89%) Tableau
5 1 (0.94%) FactSet
5 1 (0.94%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.94%) Trayport
5 1 (0.94%) Sencha
5 1 (0.94%) JBoss
5 1 (0.94%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.94%) OpenLink
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Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Localstars Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago