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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 87 84 72
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 7 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.64% 1.85% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.91% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 10
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,500 £35,150
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 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
1044 1154 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.34% 97.30% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 685 725 559
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (48.00%) C#
1 12 (48.00%) Java
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) Finance
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) Banking
5 8 (32.00%) Investment Banking
5 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (24.00%) XML
6 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Retail
8 4 (16.00%) MVC
8 4 (16.00%) Migration
8 4 (16.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) OO
8 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (16.00%) Degree
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (16.00%) Retail Banking
8 4 (16.00%) Private Banking
8 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (16.00%) Wealth Management
8 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Investment Management

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (4.00%) Node.js
1 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQLite
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (4.00%) Firebug
3 1 (4.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (4.00%) Xcode
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
3 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
2 8 (32.00%) Investment Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Retail
4 4 (16.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (16.00%) Private Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Law
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) XML
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (12.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) XSLT
5 3 (12.00%) Web Services
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) WPF
6 2 (8.00%) Spring
6 2 (8.00%) iBATIS
6 2 (8.00%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
7 1 (4.00%) REST
7 1 (4.00%) Parsley
7 1 (4.00%) JSON
7 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (12.00%) E-Learning
4 2 (8.00%) Market Risk
4 2 (8.00%) Derivative
4 2 (8.00%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.00%) iPad
5 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.00%) iPhone
5 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) MVC
2 4 (16.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Scrum
2 4 (16.00%) OO
2 4 (16.00%) Wealth Management
2 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) System Testing
4 2 (8.00%) MVVM
4 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Android Development
5 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C#
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) XAML
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) R
6 1 (4.00%) SPARQL
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Apple
3 1 (4.00%) Telerik