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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 132 155 151
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 60 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.43% 0.59% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.62% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 51 18 42
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £41,000
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
3960 3525 4178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.49% 94.86% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3416 3074 3749
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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
Oldham - 6 - -
Applications Developer
North West

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 54 (47.37%) .NET
2 51 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 46 (40.35%) C#
4 43 (37.72%) SQL
4 43 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (35.96%) SQL Server
6 40 (35.09%) HTML
7 36 (31.58%) Java
8 34 (29.82%) ASP.NET
9 30 (26.32%) CSS
10 29 (25.44%) Windows
11 26 (22.81%) Mobile App
12 24 (21.05%) VB
12 24 (21.05%) E-Commerce
12 24 (21.05%) Android
12 24 (21.05%) HTML5
13 23 (20.18%) Apple iOS
14 22 (19.30%) Microsoft
15 21 (18.42%) Web Services
15 21 (18.42%) Web Development
15 21 (18.42%) AngularJS
16 19 (16.67%) T-SQL
16 19 (16.67%) Finance
16 19 (16.67%) Degree
17 18 (15.79%) OO
18 16 (14.04%) jQuery
19 15 (13.16%) SLA
20 14 (12.28%) PHP
20 14 (12.28%) Project Management
20 14 (12.28%) QA

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (8.77%) Apache
2 8 (7.02%) WordPress
3 4 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.51%) CMS
3 4 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (35.96%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.53%) MySQL
3 7 (6.14%) MS Access
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.63%) DB2
6 2 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.75%) Big Data
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 6 (5.26%) IntelliJ
2 2 (1.75%) Subversion
2 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (47.37%) .NET
2 40 (35.09%) HTML
3 34 (29.82%) ASP.NET
4 30 (26.32%) CSS
5 24 (21.05%) HTML5
6 21 (18.42%) AngularJS
6 21 (18.42%) Web Services
7 16 (14.04%) jQuery
8 13 (11.40%) XML
9 8 (7.02%) Symfony
10 7 (6.14%) WSDL
10 7 (6.14%) SOAP
10 7 (6.14%) Classic ASP
11 6 (5.26%) LAMP
11 6 (5.26%) JSON
11 6 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (5.26%) Yii
11 6 (5.26%) CSS3
12 4 (3.51%) RESTful
12 4 (3.51%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.81%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.51%) Statistics
4 4 (3.51%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.63%) iPhone
6 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.88%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.44%) Windows
2 24 (21.05%) Android
3 23 (20.18%) Apple iOS
4 14 (12.28%) Windows Phone
5 11 (9.65%) UNIX
6 10 (8.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 21 (18.42%) Web Development
4 18 (15.79%) OO
5 14 (12.28%) Project Management
6 10 (8.77%) MVC
7 9 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (7.02%) SOA
8 8 (7.02%) iOS Development
9 7 (6.14%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.14%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.14%) Asset Management
10 6 (5.26%) Refactoring
10 6 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.26%) Android Development
10 6 (5.26%) Change Management
10 6 (5.26%) OO PHP
11 5 (4.39%) Image Processing
12 4 (3.51%) Web Application Development
12 4 (3.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (44.74%) JavaScript
2 46 (40.35%) C#
3 43 (37.72%) SQL
4 36 (31.58%) Java
5 24 (21.05%) VB
6 19 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 14 (12.28%) PHP
8 12 (10.53%) VB.NET
9 9 (7.89%) VB6
10 3 (2.63%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.88%) C
11 1 (0.88%) Ruby
11 1 (0.88%) XPath
11 1 (0.88%) VBA
11 1 (0.88%) Python
11 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.88%) MCSD
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.16%) SLA
2 14 (12.28%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.02%) Zend
3 7 (6.14%) Oracle
4 6 (5.26%) Sybase
5 2 (1.75%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) Informatica