The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apex Code 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
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 231 254 250
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.014% 0.068%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.025% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Average salary £34,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 - £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Apex Code
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3394 4013 4419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.37% 56.53% 59.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2868 3432 3866
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apex Code across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Apex Code
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apex Code across the North West region.

Apex Code Salary Trend in the North West

Apex Code
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apex Code across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Apex Code Salary Histogram in the North West

Apex Code
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the North West 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
(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
Manchester +16 8 £34,000 - 3
Apex Code
England

Apex Code
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Apex Code also 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 that cited Apex Code.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) CRM
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) ERP
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (33.33%) Force.com
5 3 (33.33%) Visualforce
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) WSDL
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Avaya
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Apex Code also 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 that cited Apex Code. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (33.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 4 (44.44%) CRM Developer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) WSDL
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) Visualforce
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (44.44%) ERP
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Avaya