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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 116 154 142
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 72 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.73% 0.80% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 0.85% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63 25 34
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,700 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
3962 3531 3633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 94.34% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3052 3226
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
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 October 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 October 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 24 October 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 44 (42.72%) .NET
2 37 (35.92%) SQL Server
3 32 (31.07%) C#
4 31 (30.10%) SQL
5 29 (28.16%) JavaScript
6 28 (27.18%) Java
6 28 (27.18%) ASP.NET
7 26 (25.24%) Mobile App
8 25 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (23.30%) Degree
10 23 (22.33%) HTML
11 21 (20.39%) Android
12 20 (19.42%) E-Commerce
13 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
14 18 (17.48%) Windows
14 18 (17.48%) Finance
14 18 (17.48%) Apple iOS
15 17 (16.50%) Web Development
16 16 (15.53%) VB
17 15 (14.56%) T-SQL
17 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
18 14 (13.59%) OO
18 14 (13.59%) Web Services
18 14 (13.59%) Project Management
18 14 (13.59%) SLA
18 14 (13.59%) Computer Science
18 14 (13.59%) QA
19 13 (12.62%) XML
19 13 (12.62%) HTML5
20 12 (11.65%) UNIX

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (8.74%) WordPress
2 4 (3.88%) Apache
2 4 (3.88%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.88%) CMS
2 4 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) Internet
2 4 (3.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (35.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.80%) MS Access
3 6 (5.83%) MySQL
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.91%) DB2
6 2 (1.94%) Big Data
6 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Eclipse
2 6 (5.83%) IntelliJ
3 4 (3.88%) Xcode
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (17.48%) Finance
2 11 (10.68%) Banking
3 3 (2.91%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (42.72%) .NET
2 28 (27.18%) ASP.NET
3 23 (22.33%) HTML
4 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
5 14 (13.59%) Web Services
6 13 (12.62%) XML
6 13 (12.62%) HTML5
7 10 (9.71%) CSS
8 9 (8.74%) Symfony
9 7 (6.80%) SOAP
9 7 (6.80%) WSDL
9 7 (6.80%) Classic ASP
10 6 (5.83%) JSON
10 6 (5.83%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (5.83%) Yii
11 5 (4.85%) jQuery
11 5 (4.85%) Ajax
11 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (3.88%) .NET Framework
12 4 (3.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.24%) Mobile App
2 14 (13.59%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.88%) iPhone
4 4 (3.88%) iPad
4 4 (3.88%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.88%) Statistics
5 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.97%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.39%) Android
2 18 (17.48%) Apple iOS
2 18 (17.48%) Windows
3 12 (11.65%) UNIX
4 10 (9.71%) Windows Phone
5 5 (4.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.42%) E-Commerce
3 17 (16.50%) Web Development
4 14 (13.59%) OO
4 14 (13.59%) Project Management
5 10 (9.71%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (7.77%) Software Engineering
6 8 (7.77%) SOA
6 8 (7.77%) MVC
7 7 (6.80%) Asset Management
7 7 (6.80%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.80%) Waterfall
8 6 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (5.83%) Android Development
8 6 (5.83%) OO PHP
8 6 (5.83%) Refactoring
8 6 (5.83%) Change Management
9 5 (4.85%) Image Processing
10 4 (3.88%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 32 (31.07%) C#
2 31 (30.10%) SQL
3 29 (28.16%) JavaScript
4 28 (27.18%) Java
5 16 (15.53%) VB
6 15 (14.56%) T-SQL
7 12 (11.65%) VB.NET
8 9 (8.74%) PHP
8 9 (8.74%) VB6
9 4 (3.88%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.94%) XPath
11 1 (0.97%) Ruby
11 1 (0.97%) C
11 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.97%) VBA
11 1 (0.97%) Python
11 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (23.30%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) MCSD
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.97%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.59%) SLA
1 14 (13.59%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.74%) Zend
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle
4 6 (5.83%) Sybase
5 4 (3.88%) Apple
6 2 (1.94%) Kony
7 1 (0.97%) IBM
7 1 (0.97%) Informatica
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