The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 128 116 104
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 44 36 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.21% 1.11% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.16% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 31
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,073 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3438 3105 2975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.82% 95.48% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2259 2057 2087
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Developer
UK

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 22 July 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 22 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
Glasgow -15 23 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Edinburgh -1 20 £29,250 -26.87% 4
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
Applications Developer
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Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 52 (69.33%) SQL
2 41 (54.67%) C#
3 40 (53.33%) .NET
4 35 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 32 (42.67%) HTML
6 31 (41.33%) CSS
7 27 (36.00%) ASP.NET
7 27 (36.00%) jQuery
8 25 (33.33%) Oracle
8 25 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 25 (33.33%) Ajax
9 24 (32.00%) RAD
9 24 (32.00%) Unit Testing
10 23 (30.67%) Software Engineering
11 22 (29.33%) Systems Analysis
11 22 (29.33%) Document Management
11 22 (29.33%) LINQ
11 22 (29.33%) Law
11 22 (29.33%) Legal
11 22 (29.33%) Visual Studio
11 22 (29.33%) PL/SQL
11 22 (29.33%) VBScript
11 22 (29.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 21 (28.00%) Shell Script
13 18 (24.00%) Java
14 17 (22.67%) SOA
14 17 (22.67%) Finance
15 13 (17.33%) Oracle Applications
15 13 (17.33%) Oracle EBS
15 13 (17.33%) Oracle Forms

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 25 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.67%) IIS
3 3 (4.00%) CMS
4 2 (2.67%) WordPress
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
5 1 (1.33%) SAS
5 1 (1.33%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.33%) ColdFusion MX
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.33%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Oracle Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Intranet
2 1 (1.33%) DNS
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (16.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.67%) HBase
5 2 (2.67%) Big Data
5 2 (2.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.33%) DB2
6 1 (1.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Visual Studio
2 13 (17.33%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.67%) Subversion
4 1 (1.33%) QUnit
4 1 (1.33%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 22 (29.33%) Law
1 22 (29.33%) Legal
2 17 (22.67%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (53.33%) .NET
2 32 (42.67%) HTML
3 31 (41.33%) CSS
4 27 (36.00%) ASP.NET
4 27 (36.00%) jQuery
5 25 (33.33%) Ajax
6 22 (29.33%) LINQ
6 22 (29.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (8.00%) WPF
8 4 (5.33%) Middleware
8 4 (5.33%) XML
9 3 (4.00%) XSL
9 3 (4.00%) Classic ASP
9 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.00%) HTML5
9 3 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (2.67%) CSS3
10 2 (2.67%) Web Services
11 1 (1.33%) WSDL
11 1 (1.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.67%) Open Source
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.67%) Android
2 1 (1.33%) UNIX
2 1 (1.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.33%) CentOS
2 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) RAD
1 24 (32.00%) Unit Testing
2 23 (30.67%) Software Engineering
3 22 (29.33%) Systems Analysis
3 22 (29.33%) Document Management
4 17 (22.67%) SOA
5 13 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (14.67%) ITIL
6 11 (14.67%) Service Delivery
6 11 (14.67%) Change Management
7 10 (13.33%) OO
8 7 (9.33%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (5.33%) MVC
11 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.00%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.67%) Stress Testing
12 2 (2.67%) Scrum
12 2 (2.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 52 (69.33%) SQL
2 41 (54.67%) C#
3 35 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 22 (29.33%) PL/SQL
4 22 (29.33%) VBScript
5 21 (28.00%) Shell Script
6 18 (24.00%) Java
7 9 (12.00%) C++
8 7 (9.33%) PHP
9 4 (5.33%) VB
9 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
9 4 (5.33%) VBA
10 3 (4.00%) Python
10 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.00%) VB6
11 2 (2.67%) C
12 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (5.33%) Sybase
3 3 (4.00%) Adobe
3 3 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
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