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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 140 133 121
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 16 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.97% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.01% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 21
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 £25,600 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £49,500 £37,500
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
2900 3156 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.09% 95.55% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1892 2039 1930
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
Edinburgh +2 8 £37,750 -10.11%
Glasgow -4 7 £37,500 +2.04%
Aberdeen - 1 £41,928 - 1
Applications Developer
UK

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 25 (50.00%) C#
2 23 (46.00%) .NET
3 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (36.00%) SQL
4 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (32.00%) Finance
6 14 (28.00%) HTML
6 14 (28.00%) Java
7 13 (26.00%) jQuery
8 12 (24.00%) CSS
8 12 (24.00%) Banking
8 12 (24.00%) Investment Banking
9 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
10 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 10 (20.00%) MVC
10 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 9 (18.00%) XML
11 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
12 8 (16.00%) Oracle
12 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (16.00%) Scrum
13 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (14.00%) TDD
13 7 (14.00%) MySQL
13 7 (14.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
14 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
14 6 (12.00%) XSLT

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.00%) Moodle
3 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.00%) Mathematica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) MySQL
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.00%) SQLite
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) CruiseControl
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) NUnit
4 2 (4.00%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Moq
5 1 (2.00%) Xcode
5 1 (2.00%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.00%) Firebug
5 1 (2.00%) Fiddler
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Banking
2 12 (24.00%) Investment Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Retail
4 4 (8.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (8.00%) Private Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Law
5 2 (4.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) .NET
2 14 (28.00%) HTML
3 13 (26.00%) jQuery
4 12 (24.00%) CSS
5 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
6 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 9 (18.00%) XML
8 7 (14.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (12.00%) XSLT
9 6 (12.00%) Web Services
10 5 (10.00%) HTML5
10 5 (10.00%) WPF
11 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (8.00%) JSON
12 3 (6.00%) LINQ
12 3 (6.00%) Django
12 3 (6.00%) Ajax
12 3 (6.00%) WCF
13 2 (4.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) E-Learning
3 3 (6.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.00%) Derivative
4 2 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (4.00%) Market Risk
4 2 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) iPhone
5 1 (2.00%) Open Source
5 1 (2.00%) VLE
5 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) iPad
5 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Android
2 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) MVC
3 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (16.00%) Scrum
5 7 (14.00%) TDD
6 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.00%) RAD
7 5 (10.00%) OO
8 4 (8.00%) Migration
8 4 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Wealth Management
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.00%) Investment Management
8 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.00%) MVVM
9 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
10 2 (4.00%) Document Management
10 2 (4.00%) Data Analysis
10 2 (4.00%) Pair Programming
10 2 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) C#
2 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.00%) SQL
4 14 (28.00%) Java
5 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.00%) Python
7 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.00%) VBA
8 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.00%) PHP
8 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.00%) XAML
9 2 (4.00%) VBScript
10 1 (2.00%) VB
10 1 (2.00%) C
10 1 (2.00%) C++
10 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.00%) VB6
10 1 (2.00%) XPath
10 1 (2.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.00%) Apple
3 1 (2.00%) Telerik
3 1 (2.00%) Sybase
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