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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 169 147 138
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 19 44 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 1.07% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.12% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 39
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
3758 3913 3650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.77% 95.04% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3147 3235 3190
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 £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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
Salford - 2 £50,000 -
Bolton - 1 £28,500 -
Applications Developer
North West

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 26 (68.42%) C#
2 24 (63.16%) .NET
3 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 15 (39.47%) Java
5 14 (36.84%) HTML
6 13 (34.21%) SQL
6 13 (34.21%) CSS
6 13 (34.21%) XML
7 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
8 11 (28.95%) MVC
9 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
9 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 8 (21.05%) PHP
10 8 (21.05%) Windows
10 8 (21.05%) WCF
11 7 (18.42%) jQuery
11 7 (18.42%) REST
11 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
11 7 (18.42%) Scrum
12 6 (15.79%) TDD
12 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
12 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
12 6 (15.79%) Grails
12 6 (15.79%) Web Development
12 6 (15.79%) React
13 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
13 5 (13.16%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (13.16%) C++

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 3 (7.89%) Apache
1 3 (7.89%) CMS
1 3 (7.89%) Umbraco
1 3 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.26%) Drupal
3 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) .NET
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
3 13 (34.21%) CSS
3 13 (34.21%) XML
4 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
5 8 (21.05%) WCF
6 7 (18.42%) jQuery
6 7 (18.42%) REST
6 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
7 6 (15.79%) Grails
7 6 (15.79%) React
8 5 (13.16%) XSLT
8 5 (13.16%) Web Services
9 4 (10.53%) J2ME
10 3 (7.89%) WinForms
10 3 (7.89%) Ajax
10 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
10 3 (7.89%) XHTML
10 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (7.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.53%) iPhone
3 4 (10.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (10.53%) Android
3 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Phone
4 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) MVC
2 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
3 7 (18.42%) Scrum
4 6 (15.79%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (10.53%) Android Development
6 4 (10.53%) iOS Development
6 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.53%) Market Research
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (10.53%) SDLC
6 4 (10.53%) Use Case
6 4 (10.53%) UML
6 4 (10.53%) OO
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 15 (39.47%) Java
4 13 (34.21%) SQL
5 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 8 (21.05%) PHP
6 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 5 (13.16%) C++
8 4 (10.53%) Python
9 3 (7.89%) Ruby
10 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Symbian
2 3 (7.89%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.26%) Zend
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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