The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 29 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 79 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 22 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.48% 0.83% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.86% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 9
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,400 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1429 1161 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.03% 95.87% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 953 734 756
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,949
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Developer
Scotland

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (53.57%) Java
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 13 (46.43%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) PL/SQL
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle
4 9 (32.14%) C++
4 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
5 8 (28.57%) OO
6 7 (25.00%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) WPF
8 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
9 4 (14.29%) PHP
9 4 (14.29%) VBA
9 4 (14.29%) CSS
9 4 (14.29%) jQuery
10 3 (10.71%) Middleware
10 3 (10.71%) Degree
10 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
10 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (10.71%) Banking
10 3 (10.71%) Ajax
10 3 (10.71%) SOA
10 3 (10.71%) Sybase
10 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (10.71%) HTML
10 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
11 2 (7.14%) C
11 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
11 2 (7.14%) Python

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.57%) WordPress
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) HBase
2 2 (7.14%) Big Data
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) QUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.57%) PhoneGap
2 1 (3.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) WPF
3 4 (14.29%) CSS
3 4 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (10.71%) Middleware
4 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 3 (10.71%) Ajax
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) CSS3
5 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 2 (7.14%) D3.js
5 2 (7.14%) Ember.js
5 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.57%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (3.57%) UIKit
6 1 (3.57%) iOS SDK
6 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.14%) Open Source
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) OO
2 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.71%) SOA
3 2 (7.14%) MVC
3 2 (7.14%) Workflow
3 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.14%) RAD
3 2 (7.14%) Stress Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Change Control
3 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.57%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (3.57%) OOP
4 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) PL/SQL
4 9 (32.14%) C++
4 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
5 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.29%) PHP
6 4 (14.29%) VBA
7 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
8 2 (7.14%) C
8 2 (7.14%) Python
9 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Sybase
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
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