The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 75 90 71
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 31 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.40% 1.59% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 1.65% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 15
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1212 1335 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.81% 96.39% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 775 805 727
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) Java
3 21 (53.85%) Scrum
4 18 (46.15%) C#
4 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 15 (38.46%) .NET
5 15 (38.46%) TDD
5 15 (38.46%) BDD
6 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 12 (30.77%) OO
7 12 (30.77%) Asset Management
8 11 (28.21%) Spring
8 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
9 10 (25.64%) Maven
10 9 (23.08%) Banking
10 9 (23.08%) Refactoring
10 9 (23.08%) Planning Poker
10 9 (23.08%) ATDD
10 9 (23.08%) Finance
10 9 (23.08%) HTML
10 9 (23.08%) SQL
10 9 (23.08%) DevOps
10 9 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (20.51%) SDLC
11 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
11 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
11 8 (20.51%) Investment Banking
12 7 (17.95%) Linux
13 6 (15.38%) JMS
14 5 (12.82%) MS Excel

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (10.26%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.13%) Mule
3 2 (5.13%) Mule ESB
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (10.26%) Sybase ASE
2 4 (10.26%) Pentaho
2 4 (10.26%) MarkLogic
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Maven
2 4 (10.26%) Ant
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.13%) JUnit
3 2 (5.13%) Mockito
4 1 (2.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
1 9 (23.08%) Banking
2 8 (20.51%) Investment Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) .NET
2 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
3 11 (28.21%) Spring
4 9 (23.08%) HTML
5 6 (15.38%) JMS
6 5 (12.82%) CSS
7 4 (10.26%) FpML
7 4 (10.26%) Apache Flex
7 4 (10.26%) Java EE
7 4 (10.26%) Ext JS
7 4 (10.26%) Drools
7 4 (10.26%) HTML5
8 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 3 (7.69%) jQuery
8 3 (7.69%) XML
8 3 (7.69%) J2EE
9 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.13%) Spring Integration
9 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Market Risk
2 4 (10.26%) Data Integration
2 4 (10.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Fixed Income
2 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) SWIFT
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) Scrum
3 15 (38.46%) BDD
3 15 (38.46%) TDD
4 12 (30.77%) Asset Management
4 12 (30.77%) OO
5 9 (23.08%) ATDD
5 9 (23.08%) DevOps
5 9 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (23.08%) Planning Poker
5 9 (23.08%) Refactoring
6 8 (20.51%) SDLC
7 5 (12.82%) Release Management
7 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
7 5 (12.82%) Change Management
7 5 (12.82%) MVC
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.26%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Java
2 18 (46.15%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.26%) R
5 4 (10.26%) C++
5 4 (10.26%) Python
5 4 (10.26%) XQuery
6 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
1 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.26%) Sybase
1 4 (10.26%) Cognos
2 2 (5.13%) IBM
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.56%) Hyland
3 1 (2.56%) Appcelerator
3 1 (2.56%) Xamarin