The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 198 172 201
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 46 76 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.71% 1.08% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.13% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 38 70 43
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6182 6714 6943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.33% 95.53% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4934 5424 5832
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
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 West

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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 -11 26 £35,000 - 5
Cheshire 0 8 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Merseyside +16 7 £35,500 -11.80% 1
Lancashire +1 4 £37,500 +3.44%
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 62 (68.13%) C#
2 57 (62.64%) .NET
3 56 (61.54%) HTML
4 53 (58.24%) JavaScript
5 46 (50.55%) SQL Server
6 45 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (46.15%) CSS
8 39 (42.86%) ASP.NET
9 32 (35.16%) SQL
10 30 (32.97%) Java
10 30 (32.97%) jQuery
11 29 (31.87%) HTML5
12 25 (27.47%) Web Services
13 24 (26.37%) Android
13 24 (26.37%) Apple iOS
14 21 (23.08%) OO
15 19 (20.88%) Windows
16 18 (19.78%) T-SQL
17 17 (18.68%) Web Development
18 16 (17.58%) VB
18 16 (17.58%) XML
18 16 (17.58%) Mobile App
19 15 (16.48%) PHP
19 15 (16.48%) WCF
20 14 (15.38%) Finance
20 14 (15.38%) XSLT
21 12 (13.19%) VB.NET
21 12 (13.19%) AngularJS
22 11 (12.09%) Git (software)
23 10 (10.99%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (8.79%) Apache
2 6 (6.59%) FileNet
2 6 (6.59%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.10%) Drupal
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Exstream
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) HTTP
1 6 (6.59%) TCP/IP
1 6 (6.59%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.20%) Wireless
3 1 (1.10%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (50.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) MySQL
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.99%) Subversion
3 8 (8.79%) JUnit
3 8 (8.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Retail
2 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (62.64%) .NET
2 56 (61.54%) HTML
3 42 (46.15%) CSS
4 39 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 30 (32.97%) jQuery
6 29 (31.87%) HTML5
7 25 (27.47%) Web Services
8 16 (17.58%) XML
9 15 (16.48%) WCF
10 14 (15.38%) XSLT
11 12 (13.19%) AngularJS
12 10 (10.99%) CSS3
13 9 (9.89%) Ajax
14 8 (8.79%) J2SE
15 6 (6.59%) AWT
15 6 (6.59%) LAMP
15 6 (6.59%) XHTML
15 6 (6.59%) Backbone.js
15 6 (6.59%) REST
16 4 (4.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.30%) iPhone
3 3 (3.30%) Open Source
4 2 (2.20%) STB
4 2 (2.20%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.20%) NHS
4 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.20%) User Experience
5 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) W3C
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.37%) Android
1 24 (26.37%) Apple iOS
2 19 (20.88%) Windows
3 9 (9.89%) Linux
4 4 (4.40%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.08%) OO
3 17 (18.68%) Web Development
4 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
4 8 (8.79%) OOD
4 8 (8.79%) MVC
5 7 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 6 (6.59%) Memory Management
6 6 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (6.59%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.59%) OOP
7 5 (5.49%) ITIL
7 5 (5.49%) Scrum
7 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.40%) Android Development
8 4 (4.40%) CRM
8 4 (4.40%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.30%) ERP
10 2 (2.20%) SOA
10 2 (2.20%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (68.13%) C#
2 53 (58.24%) JavaScript
3 32 (35.16%) SQL
4 30 (32.97%) Java
5 18 (19.78%) T-SQL
6 16 (17.58%) VB
7 15 (16.48%) PHP
8 12 (13.19%) VB.NET
9 7 (7.69%) Python
10 6 (6.59%) C
10 6 (6.59%) C++
11 5 (5.49%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (7.69%) HP
2 6 (6.59%) Software AG
2 6 (6.59%) Informatica
2 6 (6.59%) webMethods
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle
2 6 (6.59%) IBM
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.20%) Symbian
4 2 (2.20%) Xamarin
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