The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 132 111 124
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 40 44 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.11% 1.43% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.51% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 12
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Applications Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3438 2905 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.42% 94.53% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2185 1905 2083
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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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
Glasgow -25 22 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Edinburgh -5 15 £37,500 +2.73%
Dundee +12 2 £35,000 +55.55%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Applications Developer
UK

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 55 (67.90%) SQL
2 49 (60.49%) C#
3 46 (56.79%) .NET
4 41 (50.62%) JavaScript
5 40 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (40.74%) HTML
6 33 (40.74%) jQuery
7 32 (39.51%) CSS
7 32 (39.51%) Unit Testing
8 31 (38.27%) ASP.NET
9 29 (35.80%) RAD
10 28 (34.57%) Visual Studio
10 28 (34.57%) Software Engineering
10 28 (34.57%) Ajax
11 26 (32.10%) SharePoint
11 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 25 (30.86%) VBScript
12 25 (30.86%) Finance
12 25 (30.86%) Law
12 25 (30.86%) Legal
12 25 (30.86%) Document Management
12 25 (30.86%) Systems Analysis
12 25 (30.86%) LINQ
13 23 (28.40%) Java
13 23 (28.40%) Oracle
14 18 (22.22%) Coaching
15 16 (19.75%) PL/SQL
16 14 (17.28%) Shell Script
17 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
18 12 (14.81%) OO

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 26 (32.10%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.23%) SAS
3 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.70%) MySQL
4 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.47%) HBase
5 2 (2.47%) Big Data
5 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (34.57%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.70%) CruiseControl
3 3 (3.70%) Subversion
3 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.47%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.47%) NUnit
4 2 (2.47%) QUnit
5 1 (1.23%) Moq
5 1 (1.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.23%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.23%) Firebug
5 1 (1.23%) Fiddler
General
1 25 (30.86%) Finance
1 25 (30.86%) Law
1 25 (30.86%) Legal
2 9 (11.11%) Banking
2 9 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Retail
4 4 (4.94%) Retail Banking
4 4 (4.94%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (56.79%) .NET
2 33 (40.74%) jQuery
2 33 (40.74%) HTML
3 32 (39.51%) CSS
4 31 (38.27%) ASP.NET
5 28 (34.57%) Ajax
6 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 25 (30.86%) LINQ
8 8 (9.88%) WPF
9 4 (4.94%) Web Services
9 4 (4.94%) XML
9 4 (4.94%) CSS3
9 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (4.94%) HTML5
10 3 (3.70%) D3.js
10 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.47%) XSLT
11 2 (2.47%) SOAP
11 2 (2.47%) Ember.js
11 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) User Experience
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.47%) Open Source
3 2 (2.47%) Social Media
4 1 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.23%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Android
2 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.23%) UNIX
2 1 (1.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (39.51%) Unit Testing
3 29 (35.80%) RAD
4 28 (34.57%) Software Engineering
5 25 (30.86%) Systems Analysis
5 25 (30.86%) Document Management
6 18 (22.22%) Coaching
7 12 (14.81%) OO
8 8 (9.88%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.64%) MVC
9 7 (8.64%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.17%) SOA
10 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.94%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.94%) Change Management
11 4 (4.94%) ITIL
11 4 (4.94%) Migration
11 4 (4.94%) Wealth Management
11 4 (4.94%) Investment Management
11 4 (4.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.90%) SQL
2 49 (60.49%) C#
3 41 (50.62%) JavaScript
4 25 (30.86%) VBScript
5 23 (28.40%) Java
6 16 (19.75%) PL/SQL
7 14 (17.28%) Shell Script
8 10 (12.35%) C++
9 7 (8.64%) PHP
10 6 (7.41%) VBA
11 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.70%) C
12 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.47%) Python
14 1 (1.23%) VB
14 1 (1.23%) XAML
14 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) Oracle
2 6 (7.41%) Sybase
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Telerik
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