The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 143 133 146
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 44 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.08% 1.14% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.21% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 39 38 28
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £40,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3863 3647 3645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.98% 94.53% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3189 3184 3202
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 1 £24,000 -
Applications Developer
North West

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 31 (40.79%) Mobile App
2 28 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 25 (32.89%) .NET
4 24 (31.58%) C#
5 23 (30.26%) Android
6 18 (23.68%) HTML
7 17 (22.37%) SQL
7 17 (22.37%) Apple iOS
8 15 (19.74%) Java
8 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
9 14 (18.42%) Finance
10 13 (17.11%) Windows
11 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 11 (14.47%) OO
12 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
12 11 (14.47%) HTML5
12 11 (14.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (14.47%) Mobile Application Development
13 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET
13 10 (13.16%) Degree
14 9 (11.84%) QA
14 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (10.53%) Android Development
15 8 (10.53%) Windows Phone
15 8 (10.53%) AngularJS
15 8 (10.53%) MVC
15 8 (10.53%) CSS
15 8 (10.53%) XML
15 8 (10.53%) Eclipse

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (7.89%) WordPress
2 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.26%) MySQL
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.95%) DB2
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.32%) Big Data
6 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.26%) Xcode
2 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.95%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.63%) JUnit
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.32%) Hudson
5 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.32%) Ant
5 1 (1.32%) Maven
5 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.89%) .NET
2 18 (23.68%) HTML
3 11 (14.47%) HTML5
4 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET
5 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 8 (10.53%) CSS
6 8 (10.53%) XML
7 7 (9.21%) J2EE
8 6 (7.89%) jQuery
8 6 (7.89%) Symfony
8 6 (7.89%) Web Services
9 5 (6.58%) JSON
9 5 (6.58%) Ajax
9 5 (6.58%) WinForms
10 4 (5.26%) Spring
10 4 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (5.26%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.79%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.26%) iPad
3 4 (5.26%) iPhone
4 3 (3.95%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.32%) Statistics
5 1 (1.32%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) Android
2 17 (22.37%) Apple iOS
3 13 (17.11%) Windows
4 8 (10.53%) Windows Phone
4 8 (10.53%) UNIX
5 4 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.47%) OO
1 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
1 11 (14.47%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (10.53%) Android Development
2 8 (10.53%) MVC
2 8 (10.53%) Project Management
3 7 (9.21%) Web Development
4 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
4 5 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.58%) Risk Management
5 4 (5.26%) OOD
5 4 (5.26%) iOS Development
6 3 (3.95%) OO PHP
6 3 (3.95%) DevOps
6 3 (3.95%) Refactoring
6 3 (3.95%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (3.95%) Content Management
6 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.63%) TDD
7 2 (2.63%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.58%) C#
2 17 (22.37%) SQL
3 15 (19.74%) Java
3 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.21%) Objective-C
5 6 (7.89%) PHP
6 5 (6.58%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.95%) VB
8 3 (3.95%) VB6
9 2 (2.63%) Ruby
9 2 (2.63%) XPath
10 1 (1.32%) Python
10 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.32%) C
10 1 (1.32%) VBA
10 1 (1.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.89%) Zend
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) Apple
4 3 (3.95%) Sybase
5 2 (2.63%) Northgate
5 2 (2.63%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.63%) Kony
6 1 (1.32%) IBM
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