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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 135 128 124
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 27 38 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 1.17% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.23% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 22
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
2950 3096 3020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.82% 95.06% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1987 1974 2148
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -12 13 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Edinburgh -1 11 £38,000 -9.52% 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 £35,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Applications Developer
UK

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 36 (56.25%) C#
2 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 31 (48.44%) .NET
5 30 (46.88%) SQL
6 26 (40.63%) HTML
7 24 (37.50%) CSS
7 24 (37.50%) jQuery
8 20 (31.25%) Unit Testing
8 20 (31.25%) Finance
9 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET
9 19 (29.69%) Java
10 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
10 17 (26.56%) Visual Studio
11 16 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 15 (23.44%) RAD
13 14 (21.88%) Ajax
14 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (20.31%) SharePoint
15 12 (18.75%) LINQ
15 12 (18.75%) Banking
15 12 (18.75%) Investment Banking
16 11 (17.19%) Law
16 11 (17.19%) Legal
16 11 (17.19%) VBScript
16 11 (17.19%) MVC
16 11 (17.19%) Oracle
16 11 (17.19%) Systems Analysis
16 11 (17.19%) Document Management
16 11 (17.19%) Coaching

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (20.31%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.56%) Moodle
3 1 (1.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) MySQL
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.56%) HBase
7 1 (1.56%) Big Data
7 1 (1.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.69%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.13%) Subversion
4 2 (3.13%) NUnit
4 2 (3.13%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.13%) QUnit
5 1 (1.56%) Moq
5 1 (1.56%) Xcode
5 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.56%) Firebug
5 1 (1.56%) Fiddler
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 12 (18.75%) Banking
2 12 (18.75%) Investment Banking
3 11 (17.19%) Law
3 11 (17.19%) Legal
4 5 (7.81%) Retail
5 4 (6.25%) Retail Banking
5 4 (6.25%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (48.44%) .NET
2 26 (40.63%) HTML
3 24 (37.50%) CSS
3 24 (37.50%) jQuery
4 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET
5 14 (21.88%) Ajax
6 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (18.75%) LINQ
8 10 (15.63%) .NET Framework
9 8 (12.50%) XML
9 8 (12.50%) HTML5
10 7 (10.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (9.38%) Web Services
12 5 (7.81%) XSLT
12 5 (7.81%) WPF
12 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (6.25%) JSON
14 3 (4.69%) WCF
14 3 (4.69%) Django
14 3 (4.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) E-Learning
4 3 (4.69%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.69%) User Experience
5 2 (3.13%) Open Source
5 2 (3.13%) Social Media
5 2 (3.13%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.13%) Derivative
5 2 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.56%) iPhone
6 1 (1.56%) VLE
6 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.56%) iPad
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Android
2 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.13%) UNIX
3 2 (3.13%) Windows
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) Unit Testing
3 16 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (23.44%) RAD
5 11 (17.19%) MVC
5 11 (17.19%) Document Management
5 11 (17.19%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (17.19%) Coaching
6 8 (12.50%) Scrum
7 7 (10.94%) TDD
8 6 (9.38%) OO
9 4 (6.25%) Migration
9 4 (6.25%) Wealth Management
9 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.25%) Investment Management
9 4 (6.25%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.25%) MVVM
10 3 (4.69%) OOP
10 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
11 2 (3.13%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 36 (56.25%) C#
2 32 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 30 (46.88%) SQL
4 19 (29.69%) Java
5 11 (17.19%) VBScript
6 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
7 6 (9.38%) Python
7 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
7 6 (9.38%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.25%) VBA
8 4 (6.25%) PHP
9 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.13%) C
10 2 (3.13%) C++
10 2 (3.13%) XAML
11 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.56%) VB6
11 1 (1.56%) XPath
11 1 (1.56%) Groovy
11 1 (1.56%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) Sybase
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.56%) Apple
5 1 (1.56%) Telerik
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