The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 68 79 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 7 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.15% 0.28% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.28% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 11
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £40,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £64,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Applications Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
593 705 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.05% 98.74% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 483 579 525
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Dorset

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Dorset

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -3 6 £27,500 -47.61%
Poole - 1 £37,500 -
Applications Developer
South West

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) WordPress
5 2 (25.00%) Magento
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Drupal
5 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Joomla!
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (25.00%) WordPress
1 2 (25.00%) Drupal
1 2 (25.00%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) XHTML
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree