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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 80 75 73
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 12 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.16% 2.44% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 2.55% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 8
Average salary £37,500 £41,750 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.17% +38.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £34,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £53,250 £35,000
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 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
989 1097 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.83% 95.64% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 669 664 648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 22 December 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 21 (61.76%) C#
1 21 (61.76%) .NET
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) Visual Studio
5 14 (41.18%) Unit Testing
6 13 (38.24%) jQuery
6 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
6 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
6 13 (38.24%) CSS
6 13 (38.24%) HTML
7 12 (35.29%) Java
7 12 (35.29%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (32.35%) Ajax
8 11 (32.35%) LINQ
8 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (32.35%) Coaching
8 11 (32.35%) Law
8 11 (32.35%) Legal
8 11 (32.35%) Document Management
8 11 (32.35%) VBScript
8 11 (32.35%) RAD
8 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
9 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 9 (26.47%) Finance
11 8 (23.53%) Banking
11 8 (23.53%) Investment Banking
12 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (14.71%) Retail

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.94%) Mathematica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQLite
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Xcode
3 1 (2.94%) NUnit
3 1 (2.94%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.94%) Firebug
3 1 (2.94%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (32.35%) Law
1 11 (32.35%) Legal
2 9 (26.47%) Finance
3 8 (23.53%) Investment Banking
3 8 (23.53%) Banking
4 5 (14.71%) Retail
5 4 (11.76%) Retail Banking
5 4 (11.76%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
2 13 (38.24%) CSS
2 13 (38.24%) HTML
2 13 (38.24%) jQuery
3 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 11 (32.35%) Ajax
3 11 (32.35%) LINQ
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
4 5 (14.71%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
5 3 (8.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (5.88%) WPF
6 2 (5.88%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (5.88%) XSLT
6 2 (5.88%) Spring
6 2 (5.88%) iBATIS
7 1 (2.94%) Apache Flex
7 1 (2.94%) Grails
7 1 (2.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.82%) E-Learning
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.88%) Market Risk
3 2 (5.88%) Derivative
3 2 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) UNIX
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Unit Testing
3 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
4 12 (35.29%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (32.35%) Document Management
5 11 (32.35%) RAD
5 11 (32.35%) Coaching
6 4 (11.76%) Investment Management
6 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Wealth Management
6 4 (11.76%) MVC
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.88%) System Testing
8 2 (5.88%) MVVM
9 1 (2.94%) Analytics
9 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.94%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) C#
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
4 12 (35.29%) Java
5 11 (32.35%) VBScript
6 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.88%) XAML
8 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.94%) Groovy
8 1 (2.94%) SPARQL
8 1 (2.94%) R
8 1 (2.94%) Python
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Sybase
3 1 (2.94%) Apple
3 1 (2.94%) Telerik