The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 193 186 160
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 52 59 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.73% 0.81% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.86% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 56 75
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £40,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6750 6879 7198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 94.78% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5459 5881 6332
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Developer
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 -20 31 £30,500 -1.61% 3
Cheshire +3 12 £36,500 +12.30% 5
Merseyside 0 4 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 71 (55.04%) C#
2 68 (52.71%) .NET
3 60 (46.51%) SQL Server
4 53 (41.09%) ASP.NET
5 48 (37.21%) HTML
6 47 (36.43%) JavaScript
7 40 (31.01%) Mobile App
8 36 (27.91%) CSS
9 35 (27.13%) SQL
10 33 (25.58%) Android
11 30 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (22.48%) XML
12 29 (22.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (21.71%) Java
14 26 (20.16%) Apple iOS
15 24 (18.60%) jQuery
16 23 (17.83%) MVC
17 20 (15.50%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (15.50%) HTML5
17 20 (15.50%) OO
18 17 (13.18%) TDD
19 15 (11.63%) Finance
20 14 (10.85%) Linux
20 14 (10.85%) T-SQL
20 14 (10.85%) MySQL
20 14 (10.85%) WCF
20 14 (10.85%) Web Development
20 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 14 (10.85%) Android Development
21 13 (10.08%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 9 (6.98%) IIS
1 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.88%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.33%) WordPress
5 2 (1.55%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.55%) Apache
6 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.78%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.78%) CMS
6 1 (0.78%) Exstream Dialogue
6 1 (0.78%) Moodle
6 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) DOC1
2 1 (0.78%) PrintSoft PReS
2 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Exstream
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) Internet
2 5 (3.88%) HTTP
2 5 (3.88%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.85%) MySQL
4 12 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.65%) DB2
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.55%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.78%) Redis
7 1 (0.78%) Big Data
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Subversion
1 12 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.75%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.20%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.43%) JUnit
5 5 (3.88%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.10%) Xcode
7 2 (1.55%) JDeveloper
7 2 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.78%) Ant
8 1 (0.78%) Maven
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.78%) Hudson
8 1 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (11.63%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Back Office
3 3 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (1.55%) Marketing
4 2 (1.55%) Automotive
4 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (52.71%) .NET
2 53 (41.09%) ASP.NET
3 48 (37.21%) HTML
4 36 (27.91%) CSS
5 29 (22.48%) XML
5 29 (22.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (18.60%) jQuery
7 20 (15.50%) HTML5
8 14 (10.85%) WCF
8 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 13 (10.08%) Web Services
9 13 (10.08%) JSON
10 12 (9.30%) Ajax
10 12 (9.30%) J2EE
11 11 (8.53%) XSLT
12 10 (7.75%) WinForms
13 9 (6.98%) Classic ASP
14 8 (6.20%) XSD
14 8 (6.20%) .NET Framework
14 8 (6.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (31.01%) Mobile App
2 12 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.20%) N-Tier
4 7 (5.43%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.88%) iPhone
6 4 (3.10%) iPad
6 4 (3.10%) Streaming Media
7 3 (2.33%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.33%) Open Source
8 2 (1.55%) NHS
8 2 (1.55%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.55%) Statistics
9 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.58%) Android
2 26 (20.16%) Apple iOS
3 14 (10.85%) Linux
4 13 (10.08%) Windows
5 9 (6.98%) UNIX
6 4 (3.10%) Windows Phone
6 4 (3.10%) AIX
7 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.83%) MVC
3 20 (15.50%) OO
4 17 (13.18%) TDD
5 14 (10.85%) Web Development
5 14 (10.85%) Android Development
6 11 (8.53%) iOS Development
6 11 (8.53%) Software Engineering
6 11 (8.53%) OOP
7 10 (7.75%) Scrum
8 9 (6.98%) OOD
9 7 (5.43%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.43%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.88%) Content Management
11 5 (3.88%) Risk Management
11 5 (3.88%) DevOps
12 4 (3.10%) ATDD
12 4 (3.10%) Web Application Development
12 4 (3.10%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 71 (55.04%) C#
2 47 (36.43%) JavaScript
3 35 (27.13%) SQL
4 28 (21.71%) Java
5 14 (10.85%) T-SQL
6 11 (8.53%) Objective-C
7 10 (7.75%) Ruby
8 9 (6.98%) C
8 9 (6.98%) C++
8 9 (6.98%) PHP
9 5 (3.88%) Python
9 5 (3.88%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.88%) VB
9 5 (3.88%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.88%) ActionScript
10 4 (3.10%) Korn
10 4 (3.10%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.55%) PowerHouse
11 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (9.30%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.55%) Puppet
2 2 (1.55%) CFEngine
2 2 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (8.53%) Oracle
1 11 (8.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.88%) Zend
3 4 (3.10%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.10%) IBM
3 4 (3.10%) Apple
4 2 (1.55%) Northgate
4 2 (1.55%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.55%) Kony
5 1 (0.78%) SAP
5 1 (0.78%) Symbian
5 1 (0.78%) HP
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