The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 62 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.20% 0.40% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.41% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Applications Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
496 482 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.83% 97.57% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 431 405 380
Average salary £32,570 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.21% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Applications Developer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Symbian
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) WebObjects
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) FogBugz
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) WebObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) FogBugz
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Symbian
1 1 (50.00%) Apple