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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 132 130 150
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 53 47 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.31% 1.25% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.33% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 31
Average salary £31,000 £31,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.36% +5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £40,000
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
3850 3530 3737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.23% 94.11% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3215 3073 3290
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 - 5 £25,000 -
Applications Developer
North West

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 27 (33.75%) .NET
2 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 26 (32.50%) Mobile App
3 21 (26.25%) C#
4 20 (25.00%) Android
5 19 (23.75%) HTML
6 16 (20.00%) Java
6 16 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (20.00%) SQL
7 15 (18.75%) Windows
7 15 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (17.50%) Degree
8 14 (17.50%) Apple iOS
9 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
10 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 12 (15.00%) Finance
10 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (13.75%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (13.75%) OO
12 10 (12.50%) UNIX
12 10 (12.50%) HTML5
12 10 (12.50%) AngularJS
13 9 (11.25%) WordPress
13 9 (11.25%) QA
13 9 (11.25%) Symfony
13 9 (11.25%) Zend
13 9 (11.25%) Project Management
13 9 (11.25%) CSS
13 9 (11.25%) VB

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 9 (11.25%) WordPress
2 4 (5.00%) CMS
3 2 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.00%) MySQL
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.50%) Big Data
5 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.50%) DB2
5 2 (2.50%) MS Access
6 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.00%) IntelliJ
2 4 (5.00%) Xcode
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.75%) .NET
2 19 (23.75%) HTML
3 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (12.50%) HTML5
4 10 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 9 (11.25%) Symfony
5 9 (11.25%) CSS
6 8 (10.00%) XML
7 7 (8.75%) Web Services
8 6 (7.50%) CodeIgniter
8 6 (7.50%) Yii
9 5 (6.25%) jQuery
9 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (6.25%) J2EE
9 5 (6.25%) WinForms
9 5 (6.25%) Ajax
9 5 (6.25%) JSON
10 4 (5.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (5.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) Mobile App
2 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.00%) iPhone
4 4 (5.00%) iPad
5 3 (3.75%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.75%) User Experience
6 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.50%) Statistics
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.25%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.00%) Android
2 15 (18.75%) Windows
3 14 (17.50%) Apple iOS
4 10 (12.50%) UNIX
5 8 (10.00%) Windows Phone
6 5 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.75%) E-Commerce
1 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (13.75%) OO
2 11 (13.75%) Mobile Application Development
3 9 (11.25%) Project Management
4 8 (10.00%) MVC
4 8 (10.00%) Android Development
4 8 (10.00%) Web Development
5 6 (7.50%) Refactoring
5 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
5 6 (7.50%) OO PHP
6 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.00%) ERP
7 4 (5.00%) OOD
8 3 (3.75%) SOA
8 3 (3.75%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.75%) Content Management
8 3 (3.75%) DevOps
8 3 (3.75%) Image Processing
9 2 (2.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) C#
2 16 (20.00%) Java
2 16 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (20.00%) SQL
3 9 (11.25%) PHP
3 9 (11.25%) VB
4 8 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.25%) VB6
5 5 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.50%) XPath
8 1 (1.25%) Ruby
8 1 (1.25%) C
8 1 (1.25%) VBA
8 1 (1.25%) Python
8 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) MCSD
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.25%) Zend
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle
4 4 (5.00%) Sybase
4 4 (5.00%) Apple
5 2 (2.50%) Kony
6 1 (1.25%) Northgate
6 1 (1.25%) Informatica
6 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
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