The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 134 148 128
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 39 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.10% 0.85% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.88% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 32 15
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,157 £32,300 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Applications Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3436 3624 2688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.20% 96.77% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 2925 2173
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 60 (72.29%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (62.65%) JavaScript
3 51 (61.45%) .NET
4 48 (57.83%) MVC
5 44 (53.01%) HTML
6 41 (49.40%) ASP.NET
6 41 (49.40%) CSS
7 40 (48.19%) C#
8 38 (45.78%) TDD
9 33 (39.76%) Web Services
10 30 (36.14%) OO
11 27 (32.53%) PHP
11 27 (32.53%) SQL
12 19 (22.89%) Silverlight
12 19 (22.89%) Node.js
12 19 (22.89%) AngularJS
13 18 (21.69%) Git (software)
14 17 (20.48%) .NET Framework
14 17 (20.48%) Linux
15 16 (19.28%) Windows
15 16 (19.28%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (18.07%) Backbone.js
17 13 (15.66%) Degree
17 13 (15.66%) Relational Database
18 12 (14.46%) Automated Testing
18 12 (14.46%) Entity Framework
18 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
18 12 (14.46%) Visual Studio
18 12 (14.46%) XML

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (22.89%) Node.js
2 2 (2.41%) IIS
2 2 (2.41%) Apache
2 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.41%) Mule
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) Relational Database
2 12 (14.46%) MySQL
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.82%) Riak
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (21.69%) Git (software)
2 16 (19.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (14.46%) Visual Studio
4 10 (12.05%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.20%) JIRA
5 1 (1.20%) Flash Builder
5 1 (1.20%) Mocha
5 1 (1.20%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.20%) Grunt
5 1 (1.20%) Bower
General
1 4 (4.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (61.45%) .NET
2 44 (53.01%) HTML
3 41 (49.40%) ASP.NET
3 41 (49.40%) CSS
4 33 (39.76%) Web Services
5 19 (22.89%) Silverlight
5 19 (22.89%) AngularJS
6 17 (20.48%) .NET Framework
7 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (18.07%) Backbone.js
9 12 (14.46%) Entity Framework
9 12 (14.46%) XML
10 11 (13.25%) Symfony
10 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (13.25%) Doctrine
11 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (12.05%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (12.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (12.05%) WPF
11 10 (12.05%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) RIA
1 6 (7.23%) Open Source
1 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.02%) NHS
3 1 (1.20%) Animation
3 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.20%) User Experience
3 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.48%) Linux
2 16 (19.28%) Windows
3 3 (3.61%) Android
3 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.41%) UNIX
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (72.29%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (57.83%) MVC
3 38 (45.78%) TDD
4 30 (36.14%) OO
5 12 (14.46%) Automated Testing
5 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
6 11 (13.25%) BDD
7 9 (10.84%) Scrum
7 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.23%) Pair Programming
9 6 (7.23%) ITIL
10 3 (3.61%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.41%) Software Architecture
11 2 (2.41%) OOP
12 1 (1.20%) Waterfall
12 1 (1.20%) Time Management
12 1 (1.20%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (1.20%) Web Application Development
12 1 (1.20%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 52 (62.65%) JavaScript
2 40 (48.19%) C#
3 27 (32.53%) PHP
3 27 (32.53%) SQL
4 10 (12.05%) Java
5 9 (10.84%) XAML
6 7 (8.43%) Ruby
7 6 (7.23%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.02%) VB
8 5 (6.02%) VB6
9 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.82%) Python
10 2 (2.41%) Perl
11 1 (1.20%) C++
11 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.20%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.20%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (15.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) Zend
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.41%) HP
3 2 (2.41%) Splunk
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle
4 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.20%) Remedy
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