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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 135 132 132
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 45 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.23% 1.18% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.22% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 40 40 22
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,266 £32,300 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
3576 3269 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.81% 96.29% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2894 2557 2293
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 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 27 February 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 63 (70.79%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (65.17%) .NET
3 57 (64.04%) JavaScript
4 54 (60.67%) HTML
5 49 (55.06%) CSS
6 47 (52.81%) ASP.NET
7 46 (51.69%) MVC
8 45 (50.56%) C#
9 34 (38.20%) Silverlight
10 27 (30.34%) TDD
10 27 (30.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (29.21%) Web Services
12 25 (28.09%) SQL
13 24 (26.97%) PHP
14 21 (23.60%) Git (software)
15 20 (22.47%) Node.js
15 20 (22.47%) Backbone.js
15 20 (22.47%) AngularJS
16 19 (21.35%) WPF
17 18 (20.22%) .NET Framework
17 18 (20.22%) Degree
17 18 (20.22%) Visual Studio
18 17 (19.10%) Team Foundation Server
18 17 (19.10%) Scrum
19 16 (17.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 16 (17.98%) KnockoutJS
19 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET Web API
19 16 (17.98%) Octopus Deploy
20 15 (16.85%) XAML
20 15 (16.85%) Business Intelligence

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 20 (22.47%) Node.js
2 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.25%) JBoss
3 2 (2.25%) Apache
3 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.25%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (2.25%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.25%) Mule
4 1 (1.12%) IIS
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Office
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) HTTP
1 2 (2.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) MySQL
2 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.25%) DB2
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (23.60%) Git (software)
2 18 (20.22%) Visual Studio
3 17 (19.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (17.98%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.25%) JUnit
5 2 (2.25%) Selenium
5 2 (2.25%) JMeter
6 1 (1.12%) Subversion
6 1 (1.12%) JIRA
6 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.12%) Flash Builder
General
1 2 (2.25%) Publishing
2 1 (1.12%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (65.17%) .NET
2 54 (60.67%) HTML
3 49 (55.06%) CSS
4 47 (52.81%) ASP.NET
5 34 (38.20%) Silverlight
6 27 (30.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (29.21%) Web Services
8 20 (22.47%) Backbone.js
8 20 (22.47%) AngularJS
9 19 (21.35%) WPF
10 18 (20.22%) .NET Framework
11 16 (17.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (17.98%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (14.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 13 (14.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (11.24%) XML
14 7 (7.87%) jQuery
15 5 (5.62%) J2EE
16 3 (3.37%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) User Experience
2 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.37%) VLE
3 2 (2.25%) NHS
3 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (2.25%) GIS
3 2 (2.25%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.12%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.12%) Animation
4 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Windows
2 5 (5.62%) Android
3 3 (3.37%) Linux
4 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (70.79%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (51.69%) MVC
3 27 (30.34%) TDD
4 17 (19.10%) Scrum
5 15 (16.85%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.11%) OO
7 6 (6.74%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.49%) Automated Testing
8 4 (4.49%) Android Development
9 3 (3.37%) BDD
9 3 (3.37%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.37%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.37%) Pair Programming
10 2 (2.25%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.25%) ITIL
10 2 (2.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.25%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.25%) Software Architecture
10 2 (2.25%) Web Development
10 2 (2.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (64.04%) JavaScript
2 45 (50.56%) C#
3 25 (28.09%) SQL
4 24 (26.97%) PHP
5 15 (16.85%) XAML
6 10 (11.24%) Java
7 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.25%) Perl
9 1 (1.12%) C++
9 1 (1.12%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.12%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.37%) Zend
4 2 (2.25%) Blackboard
4 2 (2.25%) hybris
4 2 (2.25%) HP
4 2 (2.25%) BEA
4 2 (2.25%) IBM
4 2 (2.25%) ATG
4 2 (2.25%) Splunk
5 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.12%) Remedy
5 1 (1.12%) Sencha
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