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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 112 130 158
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 51 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.77% 0.89% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 0.93% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 23
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
2733 3000 3813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.09% 95.48% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1877 2483
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +1 23 £36,500 -14.11% 3
Edinburgh +15 14 £50,000 +40.84% 3
Stirling - 9 £50,000 -
West Lothian +3 2 £50,000 - 1
Fife - 1 - -
Applications Developer
UK

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 56 (59.57%) SQL
2 49 (52.13%) C#
3 41 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (41.49%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (35.11%) XML
6 30 (31.91%) OO
6 30 (31.91%) Oracle
7 28 (29.79%) Java
8 26 (27.66%) .NET
9 25 (26.60%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (25.53%) Oracle Database 10g
10 24 (25.53%) CSS
10 24 (25.53%) PL/SQL
10 24 (25.53%) Oracle Database
11 23 (24.47%) Oracle Applications
11 23 (24.47%) Oracle EBS
11 23 (24.47%) HTML
11 23 (24.47%) JDeveloper
11 23 (24.47%) Oracle Reports
12 22 (23.40%) Oracle Forms
12 22 (23.40%) Oracle 11i
12 22 (23.40%) Data Modelling
12 22 (23.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 22 (23.40%) Logical Data Model
12 22 (23.40%) Physical Data Model
12 22 (23.40%) Oracle EBS R12
13 20 (21.28%) HTML5
13 20 (21.28%) ASP.NET
14 19 (20.21%) MVC
14 19 (20.21%) Scrum

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (13.83%) CMS
2 12 (12.77%) Umbraco
3 8 (8.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (4.26%) MQSeries
4 4 (4.26%) Mule
4 4 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.19%) IIS
6 1 (1.06%) Apache
6 1 (1.06%) Drupal
6 1 (1.06%) Node.js
6 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (24.47%) Oracle Applications
1 23 (24.47%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (23.40%) Oracle 11i
2 22 (23.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Heroku
1 2 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.53%) Oracle Database
1 24 (25.53%) Oracle Database 10g
2 23 (24.47%) Oracle Reports
3 22 (23.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.32%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (5.32%) Pentaho
8 4 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (4.26%) BigTable
9 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.06%) MS Access
10 1 (1.06%) MySQL
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (24.47%) JDeveloper
2 22 (23.40%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (13.83%) Subversion
4 12 (12.77%) Eclipse
5 9 (9.57%) Xcode
6 6 (6.38%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.32%) Maven
8 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
9 3 (3.19%) IntelliJ
9 3 (3.19%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.13%) JUnit
10 2 (2.13%) RSpec
10 2 (2.13%) Selenium
11 1 (1.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (1.06%) Grunt
11 1 (1.06%) JSUnit
11 1 (1.06%) Mockito
11 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (14.89%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Banking
3 5 (5.32%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.26%) Back Office
4 4 (4.26%) Front Office
5 3 (3.19%) German Language
5 3 (3.19%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.06%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.11%) XML
2 26 (27.66%) .NET
3 24 (25.53%) CSS
4 23 (24.47%) HTML
5 20 (21.28%) ASP.NET
5 20 (21.28%) HTML5
6 18 (19.15%) AngularJS
6 18 (19.15%) CSS3
7 16 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (12.77%) jQuery
8 12 (12.77%) Sass
9 11 (11.70%) RESTful
10 10 (10.64%) PhoneGap
11 9 (9.57%) Apache Cordova
11 9 (9.57%) Drools
11 9 (9.57%) Middleware
12 8 (8.51%) Web Services
13 6 (6.38%) Hibernate
13 6 (6.38%) Spring
14 5 (5.32%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (41.49%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.89%) Mobile App
3 10 (10.64%) Market Risk
4 6 (6.38%) Fixed Income
4 6 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.26%) Derivative
5 4 (4.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.19%) User Experience
7 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) Windows
2 12 (12.77%) Android
3 9 (9.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.91%) OO
3 25 (26.60%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (23.40%) Data Modelling
4 22 (23.40%) Logical Data Model
4 22 (23.40%) Physical Data Model
5 19 (20.21%) MVC
5 19 (20.21%) Scrum
5 19 (20.21%) Unit Testing
6 18 (19.15%) TDD
7 16 (17.02%) BDD
8 11 (11.70%) Risk Management
9 9 (9.57%) Android Development
10 8 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.51%) iOS Development
11 7 (7.45%) Software Engineering
11 7 (7.45%) UML
12 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.38%) SDLC
13 5 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 56 (59.57%) SQL
2 49 (52.13%) C#
3 28 (29.79%) Java
4 24 (25.53%) PL/SQL
5 12 (12.77%) PHP
5 12 (12.77%) Python
6 11 (11.70%) JavaScript
7 9 (9.57%) Apple Swift
7 9 (9.57%) C++
8 6 (6.38%) Ruby
9 5 (5.32%) R
10 4 (4.26%) Perl
10 4 (4.26%) Smalltalk
10 4 (4.26%) XPath
11 2 (2.13%) C
11 2 (2.13%) Fortran
11 2 (2.13%) Go
11 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.13%) Pascal
11 2 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 30 (31.91%) Oracle
2 8 (8.51%) Adobe
3 5 (5.32%) IBM
4 4 (4.26%) Caplin
4 4 (4.26%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.19%) Sybase
6 1 (1.06%) Facebook
6 1 (1.06%) Sage
6 1 (1.06%) Twitter
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