The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 83 80 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 19 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.30% 0.99% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.04% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 9
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Applications Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1407 1154 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.91% 94.98% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 926 720 833
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,550 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 16 (51.61%) C#
4 15 (48.39%) Oracle
5 14 (45.16%) Java
6 13 (41.94%) PL/SQL
7 11 (35.48%) .NET
8 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
9 9 (29.03%) OO
9 9 (29.03%) C++
10 7 (22.58%) WPF
11 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
12 4 (12.90%) PHP
12 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
12 4 (12.90%) VBA
12 4 (12.90%) Sybase
12 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
12 4 (12.90%) CSS
12 4 (12.90%) MVC
12 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (12.90%) jQuery
12 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
13 3 (9.68%) Banking
13 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
13 3 (9.68%) Ajax
13 3 (9.68%) Degree
13 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
13 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (9.68%) SQL Server

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (6.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.23%) WordPress
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) HBase
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (6.45%) QUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) NUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Moq
2 1 (3.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) WPF
3 4 (12.90%) jQuery
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 3 (9.68%) Ajax
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) CSS3
5 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.45%) D3.js
5 2 (6.45%) Ember.js
5 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.23%) UIKit
6 1 (3.23%) PhoneGap
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.45%) Open Source
1 2 (6.45%) Social Media
1 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) OO
2 4 (12.90%) MVC
2 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.45%) OOP
4 2 (6.45%) Stress Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Workflow
4 2 (6.45%) RAD
5 1 (3.23%) SOA
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) Web Development
5 1 (3.23%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) C#
3 14 (45.16%) Java
4 13 (41.94%) PL/SQL
5 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
6 9 (29.03%) C++
7 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.90%) PHP
8 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
8 4 (12.90%) VBA
9 2 (6.45%) Python
9 2 (6.45%) C
10 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Sybase
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