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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 208 197 206
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 37 50 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.71% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.75% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 46
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
6123 6681 7159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.23% 94.83% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4987 5410 6136
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Manchester -4 18 £38,750 +29.16% 2
Cheshire -9 12 £32,500 - 1
Merseyside +21 7 £33,750 -20.58% 1
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 51 (69.86%) .NET
2 50 (68.49%) C#
3 45 (61.64%) HTML
4 40 (54.79%) JavaScript
5 38 (52.05%) SQL Server
6 36 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET
8 25 (34.25%) jQuery
8 25 (34.25%) Java
9 23 (31.51%) XML
9 23 (31.51%) HTML5
10 22 (30.14%) CSS
11 19 (26.03%) SQL
12 17 (23.29%) Web Services
13 15 (20.55%) WCF
13 15 (20.55%) XSLT
14 13 (17.81%) T-SQL
14 13 (17.81%) Android
14 13 (17.81%) Apple iOS
14 13 (17.81%) AngularJS
15 12 (16.44%) Web Development
15 12 (16.44%) VB.NET
15 12 (16.44%) Windows
16 11 (15.07%) VB
16 11 (15.07%) PHP
16 11 (15.07%) Finance
16 11 (15.07%) Mobile App
17 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
17 10 (13.70%) Umbraco
18 9 (12.33%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 10 (13.70%) Umbraco
2 6 (8.22%) FileNet
3 3 (4.11%) JBoss
3 3 (4.11%) Apache
4 2 (2.74%) Drupal
5 1 (1.37%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Wireless
2 1 (1.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (52.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.48%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
1 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.48%) Subversion
3 3 (4.11%) JUnit
4 1 (1.37%) JIRA
4 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Legal
2 2 (2.74%) Retail
2 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (69.86%) .NET
2 45 (61.64%) HTML
3 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET
4 25 (34.25%) jQuery
5 23 (31.51%) HTML5
5 23 (31.51%) XML
6 22 (30.14%) CSS
7 17 (23.29%) Web Services
8 15 (20.55%) XSLT
8 15 (20.55%) WCF
9 13 (17.81%) AngularJS
10 9 (12.33%) Ajax
11 8 (10.96%) REST
12 7 (9.59%) Backbone.js
13 6 (8.22%) Grails
13 6 (8.22%) XHTML
13 6 (8.22%) React
14 5 (6.85%) Java ME
15 4 (5.48%) SOAP
15 4 (5.48%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.85%) User Experience
4 4 (5.48%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) iPhone
5 2 (2.74%) iPad
5 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.37%) NHS
6 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Android
1 13 (17.81%) Apple iOS
2 12 (16.44%) Windows
3 9 (12.33%) Linux
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.44%) Web Development
3 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
4 9 (12.33%) MVC
4 9 (12.33%) OO
5 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.22%) Android Development
5 6 (8.22%) iOS Development
5 6 (8.22%) SDLC
6 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
6 5 (6.85%) SOA
6 5 (6.85%) ITIL
6 5 (6.85%) Scrum
7 4 (5.48%) OOP
8 3 (4.11%) CRM
8 3 (4.11%) ERP
8 3 (4.11%) Automated Testing
8 3 (4.11%) TDD
8 3 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 50 (68.49%) C#
2 40 (54.79%) JavaScript
3 25 (34.25%) Java
4 19 (26.03%) SQL
5 13 (17.81%) T-SQL
6 12 (16.44%) VB.NET
7 11 (15.07%) VB
7 11 (15.07%) PHP
8 8 (10.96%) Python
9 6 (8.22%) C++
10 4 (5.48%) Objective-C
10 4 (5.48%) Ruby
11 2 (2.74%) C
12 1 (1.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) HP
2 6 (8.22%) Software AG
2 6 (8.22%) Informatica
2 6 (8.22%) webMethods
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle
2 6 (8.22%) IBM
3 4 (5.48%) Symbian
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.37%) Zend
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