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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 225 247 222
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 40 71 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.68% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.72% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26 66 77
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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 48 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (40.59%) .NET
3 39 (38.61%) SQL
4 38 (37.62%) C#
4 38 (37.62%) JavaScript
5 37 (36.63%) HTML
6 34 (33.66%) Finance
7 31 (30.69%) SQL Server
7 31 (30.69%) CSS
8 30 (29.70%) MVC
8 30 (29.70%) jQuery
9 27 (26.73%) OO
10 26 (25.74%) ASP.NET
10 26 (25.74%) Java
11 25 (24.75%) TDD
12 22 (21.78%) WCF
12 22 (21.78%) Degree
12 22 (21.78%) HTML5
13 21 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (19.80%) .NET Framework
15 18 (17.82%) Computer Science
15 18 (17.82%) Git (software)
16 17 (16.83%) Multithreading
16 17 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (15.84%) iOS Development
17 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (15.84%) Apple iOS
17 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
18 15 (14.85%) LINQ
18 15 (14.85%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 7 (6.93%) CMS
1 7 (6.93%) WordPress
2 6 (5.94%) Liferay
3 5 (4.95%) IIS
3 5 (4.95%) Node.js
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.98%) JBoss
5 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.99%) Apache
6 1 (0.99%) Drupal
6 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.97%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (2.97%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.98%) Bond Adapt
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.99%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) IaaS
2 5 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.96%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.96%) CloudFront
3 4 (3.96%) GitHub
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.99%) SaaS
4 1 (0.99%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Firewall
1 2 (1.98%) SMTP
2 1 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.98%) DB2
9 2 (1.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.99%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.99%) Big Data
10 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.99%) MySQL
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (17.82%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.87%) Selenium
3 12 (11.88%) Jasmine
3 12 (11.88%) TeamCity
4 10 (9.90%) Maven
4 10 (9.90%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (9.90%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.92%) NUnit
5 8 (7.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (7.92%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (7.92%) SpecFlow
6 7 (6.93%) Jenkins
7 6 (5.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (4.95%) Gradle
8 5 (4.95%) JUnit
8 5 (4.95%) Mockito
8 5 (4.95%) Robolectric
9 4 (3.96%) Grunt
9 4 (3.96%) Mocha
General
1 34 (33.66%) Finance
2 11 (10.89%) Games
3 8 (7.92%) Advertising
3 8 (7.92%) Banking
4 7 (6.93%) Law
5 5 (4.95%) Front Office
6 3 (2.97%) Retail
7 2 (1.98%) Legal
8 1 (0.99%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (40.59%) .NET
2 37 (36.63%) HTML
3 31 (30.69%) CSS
4 30 (29.70%) jQuery
5 26 (25.74%) ASP.NET
6 22 (21.78%) HTML5
6 22 (21.78%) WCF
7 20 (19.80%) .NET Framework
8 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (14.85%) AngularJS
9 15 (14.85%) CSS3
9 15 (14.85%) LINQ
10 14 (13.86%) Entity Framework
10 14 (13.86%) WPF
11 9 (8.91%) Hibernate
11 9 (8.91%) Kendo UI
11 9 (8.91%) Spring
12 8 (7.92%) Caliburn.Micro
12 8 (7.92%) NHibernate
12 8 (7.92%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.82%) Computer Science
2 17 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (13.86%) User Experience
4 13 (12.87%) Fixed Income
5 11 (10.89%) Equities
6 9 (8.91%) Derivative
7 8 (7.92%) Economics
7 8 (7.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (6.93%) Mobile App
9 4 (3.96%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.98%) Fintech
10 2 (1.98%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.99%) AS400
11 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.99%) iPad
11 1 (0.99%) iPhone
11 1 (0.99%) NHS
11 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.99%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.84%) Apple iOS
2 13 (12.87%) Linux
3 11 (10.89%) Android
3 11 (10.89%) Unix
4 5 (4.95%) Windows
5 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (29.70%) MVC
3 27 (26.73%) OO
4 25 (24.75%) TDD
5 21 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (16.83%) Multithreading
7 16 (15.84%) iOS Development
8 15 (14.85%) SDLC
9 13 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (12.87%) OOD
10 12 (11.88%) MVVM
10 12 (11.88%) Unit Testing
11 11 (10.89%) Asset Management
11 11 (10.89%) SOA
12 10 (9.90%) BDD
12 10 (9.90%) Scrum
12 10 (9.90%) User Stories
13 9 (8.91%) SOLID
14 8 (7.92%) Concurrent Programming
14 8 (7.92%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 39 (38.61%) SQL
2 38 (37.62%) C#
2 38 (37.62%) JavaScript
3 26 (25.74%) Java
4 11 (10.89%) C++
5 10 (9.90%) Apple Swift
5 10 (9.90%) Objective-C
6 9 (8.91%) PHP
6 9 (8.91%) Python
6 9 (8.91%) T-SQL
7 8 (7.92%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.93%) VBA
9 3 (2.97%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.98%) Perl
10 2 (1.98%) VBScript
11 1 (0.99%) HiveQL
11 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (21.78%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.98%) GNVQ
3 2 (1.98%) MCSD
4 1 (0.99%) MCAD
4 1 (0.99%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.99%) MCP
4 1 (0.99%) MCPD
4 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Jitterbit
1 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.90%) Oracle
3 5 (4.95%) Google
4 4 (3.96%) Adobe
4 4 (3.96%) Apple
5 3 (2.97%) ION Trading
5 3 (2.97%) Sybase
6 2 (1.98%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.98%) GUPTA
6 2 (1.98%) iManage
6 2 (1.98%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.99%) Facebook
7 1 (0.99%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.99%) Informatica
7 1 (0.99%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.99%) Netezza
7 1 (0.99%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.99%) Telerik
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