The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 84 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 4 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.35% 1.02% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 1.06% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 17
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 £27,500 £33,361 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Applications Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1093 1033 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.13% 95.38% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 906 854 897
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 Essex

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Essex

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Essex

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £25,000 -
Applications Developer
East of England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 19 (86.36%) C#
2 19 (86.36%) .NET
3 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
3 17 (77.27%) MVC
4 16 (72.73%) HTML
5 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
5 15 (68.18%) CSS
6 14 (63.64%) TDD
7 13 (59.09%) OO
7 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
8 12 (54.55%) Unit Testing
9 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (45.45%) SQL
11 7 (31.82%) Umbraco
12 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
12 5 (22.73%) Ajax
13 4 (18.18%) XML
14 3 (13.64%) Web Services
14 3 (13.64%) OOP
14 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (13.64%) Finance
14 3 (13.64%) CMS
14 3 (13.64%) JSON
14 3 (13.64%) WCF
15 2 (9.09%) VBScript
15 2 (9.09%) MySQL
15 2 (9.09%) Oracle
15 2 (9.09%) Sybase

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (31.82%) Umbraco
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (13.64%) CMS
4 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) QlikView
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) HTML
3 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 15 (68.18%) CSS
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (22.73%) Ajax
6 4 (18.18%) XML
7 3 (13.64%) Web Services
7 3 (13.64%) JSON
7 3 (13.64%) WCF
8 2 (9.09%) XHTML
8 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 1 (4.55%) WinForms
9 1 (4.55%) jQuery
9 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) MVC
2 14 (63.64%) TDD
3 13 (59.09%) OO
4 12 (54.55%) Unit Testing
5 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) OOP
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) DSDM
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) UML
7 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.55%) ERP
8 1 (4.55%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) Content Management
8 1 (4.55%) Web Design
8 1 (4.55%) Time Management
8 1 (4.55%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 19 (86.36%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) VBScript
5 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Sybase