The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 76 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 9 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.13% 0.96% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.99% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 10
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £25,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £33,200 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Applications Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
755 705 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.09% 96.31% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 638 599 616
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in the North East

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the North East

Applications Developer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
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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
Tyne and Wear -5 5 £43,750 +90.21%
Durham +2 4 £30,000 -7.69%
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 9 (81.82%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) C++
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Software Architecture
5 5 (45.45%) MVVM
5 5 (45.45%) REST
5 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) OOP
5 5 (45.45%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 2 (18.18%) Ajax
7 2 (18.18%) VB
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
8 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
8 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 1 (9.09%) HTML5
8 1 (9.09%) CSS3
8 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
8 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) REST
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Ajax
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 1 (9.09%) WCF
7 1 (9.09%) WPF
7 1 (9.09%) LINQ
7 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
7 1 (9.09%) CSS3
7 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) OOP
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) Software Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) MVVM
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Process Management
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (9.09%) VB6
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft