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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 269 245 266
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 41 69 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.67% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.72% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 40
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £72,500 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
9613 9633 10230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.38% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8403 8235 9203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015, 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 49 (56.32%) .NET
2 47 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (48.28%) HTML
4 41 (47.13%) jQuery
5 39 (44.83%) JavaScript
6 36 (41.38%) SQL
7 35 (40.23%) CSS
8 33 (37.93%) .NET Framework
9 32 (36.78%) C#
9 32 (36.78%) Microsoft
10 30 (34.48%) MVC
11 27 (31.03%) SQL Server
11 27 (31.03%) HTML5
12 25 (28.74%) Finance
13 24 (27.59%) Web Services
14 23 (26.44%) Java
15 22 (25.29%) Mobile App
16 21 (24.14%) Ajax
17 20 (22.99%) Team Foundation Server
18 19 (21.84%) Android
19 17 (19.54%) Apple iOS
20 16 (18.39%) Android Development
20 16 (18.39%) iOS Development
21 15 (17.24%) Visual Studio
21 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET
21 15 (17.24%) JSON
21 15 (17.24%) Business Analysis
22 14 (16.09%) WCF
22 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
23 13 (14.94%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (12.64%) IIS
2 4 (4.60%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.15%) Node.js
3 1 (1.15%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.49%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) DNS
2 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (5.75%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.60%) MySQL
10 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (22.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (17.24%) Visual Studio
3 13 (14.94%) Subversion
3 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (5.75%) Xcode
5 3 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (3.45%) Ant
6 2 (2.30%) JIRA
6 2 (2.30%) Maven
6 2 (2.30%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.30%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (1.15%) Mocha
7 1 (1.15%) Grunt
7 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.15%) ERwin
7 1 (1.15%) CruiseControl
General
1 25 (28.74%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Banking
3 4 (4.60%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Front Office
4 3 (3.45%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.15%) Advertising
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
6 1 (1.15%) Games
6 1 (1.15%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (56.32%) .NET
2 42 (48.28%) HTML
3 41 (47.13%) jQuery
4 35 (40.23%) CSS
5 33 (37.93%) .NET Framework
6 27 (31.03%) HTML5
7 24 (27.59%) Web Services
8 21 (24.14%) Ajax
9 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET
9 15 (17.24%) JSON
10 14 (16.09%) WCF
11 12 (13.79%) XML
12 10 (11.49%) LINQ
12 10 (11.49%) OAuth
12 10 (11.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 10 (11.49%) iOS SDK
13 8 (9.20%) WPF
14 7 (8.05%) J2EE
15 6 (6.90%) WinForms
15 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.29%) Mobile App
2 10 (11.49%) IPTV
2 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.49%) Kindle
3 7 (8.05%) Visualisation
3 7 (8.05%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.05%) Statistics
3 7 (8.05%) User Experience
4 6 (6.90%) Blackberry
5 5 (5.75%) Open Source
6 4 (4.60%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.30%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.30%) Market Risk
7 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.15%) iPhone
8 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Android
2 17 (19.54%) Apple iOS
3 11 (12.64%) Windows
4 5 (5.75%) Linux
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.30%) UNIX
5 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.48%) MVC
3 16 (18.39%) Android Development
3 16 (18.39%) iOS Development
4 15 (17.24%) Business Analysis
5 13 (14.94%) OO
6 12 (13.79%) TDD
7 10 (11.49%) Unit Testing
7 10 (11.49%) Waterfall
7 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.05%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (8.05%) Scrum
9 6 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (6.90%) MVVM
10 5 (5.75%) Low Latency
10 5 (5.75%) ETL
11 4 (4.60%) Project Management
11 4 (4.60%) OOP
11 4 (4.60%) Web Application Development
11 4 (4.60%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 39 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 36 (41.38%) SQL
3 32 (36.78%) C#
4 23 (26.44%) Java
5 13 (14.94%) VB.NET
6 10 (11.49%) VBA
7 9 (10.34%) Objective-C
8 8 (9.20%) T-SQL
8 8 (9.20%) C++
9 5 (5.75%) Python
10 4 (4.60%) PHP
11 3 (3.45%) Scala
11 3 (3.45%) Perl
12 2 (2.30%) VC++
12 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.30%) VB
12 2 (2.30%) ActionScript
12 2 (2.30%) Ruby
12 2 (2.30%) Clojure
12 2 (2.30%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (36.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.49%) Oracle
2 10 (11.49%) Facebook
3 5 (5.75%) Google
4 4 (4.60%) Bloomberg
5 3 (3.45%) Reuters
6 2 (2.30%) Appcelerator
6 2 (2.30%) Sencha
7 1 (1.15%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.15%) Citrix
7 1 (1.15%) Perforce
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