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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 115 133 135
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 46 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.55% 0.97% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.01% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 16
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
2834 2973 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.69% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1899 2108
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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
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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 -4 30 £39,250 +4.66% 3
Edinburgh +5 14 £50,000 +32.45% 2
Stirling - 1 £50,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £36,000 -
Applications Developer
UK

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 50 (60.24%) C#
2 38 (45.78%) SQL
3 35 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (39.76%) Java
5 32 (38.55%) .NET
6 25 (30.12%) ASP.NET
6 25 (30.12%) MVC
7 24 (28.92%) OO
8 23 (27.71%) XML
9 22 (26.51%) HTML
10 21 (25.30%) CSS
10 21 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
12 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
12 17 (20.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (19.28%) AngularJS
13 16 (19.28%) TDD
13 16 (19.28%) Finance
14 15 (18.07%) Oracle
14 15 (18.07%) Python
14 15 (18.07%) Umbraco
15 14 (16.87%) jQuery
15 14 (16.87%) Unit Testing
16 13 (15.66%) Market Risk
16 13 (15.66%) C++
16 13 (15.66%) Risk Management
17 12 (14.46%) PL/SQL
17 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (14.46%) HTML5
18 11 (13.25%) Android

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 15 (18.07%) Umbraco
2 11 (13.25%) CMS
3 9 (10.84%) IIS
4 4 (4.82%) Node.js
4 4 (4.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.61%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.20%) Apache
6 1 (1.20%) Drupal
6 1 (1.20%) Mule
6 1 (1.20%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (12.05%) Oracle 11i
2 10 (12.05%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Heroku
1 2 (2.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (4.82%) SNMP
1 4 (4.82%) Wireless
2 3 (3.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.25%) Oracle Database
2 11 (13.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (13.25%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (12.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (8.43%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.61%) BigTable
8 1 (1.20%) Big Data
8 1 (1.20%) MySQL
8 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) JDeveloper
1 11 (13.25%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.02%) Maven
4 4 (4.82%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.82%) JSUnit
4 4 (4.82%) Selenium
4 4 (4.82%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.61%) Android Studio
5 3 (3.61%) Subversion
5 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.41%) Gradle
6 2 (2.41%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.41%) RSpec
6 2 (2.41%) Xcode
7 1 (1.20%) Mockito
7 1 (1.20%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Banking
3 6 (7.23%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.82%) Front Office
5 3 (3.61%) Back Office
6 1 (1.20%) Games
6 1 (1.20%) Law
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (38.55%) .NET
2 25 (30.12%) ASP.NET
3 23 (27.71%) XML
4 22 (26.51%) HTML
5 21 (25.30%) CSS
6 17 (20.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (19.28%) AngularJS
8 14 (16.87%) jQuery
9 12 (14.46%) HTML5
10 11 (13.25%) CSS3
11 9 (10.84%) .NET Framework
12 8 (9.64%) Entity Framework
13 7 (8.43%) Middleware
13 7 (8.43%) Web Services
14 5 (6.02%) JMS
15 4 (4.82%) Android SDK
15 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (4.82%) PhoneGap
15 4 (4.82%) RabbitMQ
15 4 (4.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (15.66%) Market Risk
3 10 (12.05%) User Experience
4 9 (10.84%) Fixed Income
4 9 (10.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (10.84%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.61%) Derivative
6 3 (3.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.20%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Android
2 9 (10.84%) Windows
3 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.12%) MVC
3 24 (28.92%) OO
4 16 (19.28%) TDD
5 14 (16.87%) Unit Testing
6 13 (15.66%) Risk Management
7 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (12.05%) Data Modelling
8 10 (12.05%) Logical Data Model
8 10 (12.05%) Physical Data Model
8 10 (12.05%) Scrum
9 9 (10.84%) BDD
10 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (9.64%) SDLC
11 7 (8.43%) UML
12 6 (7.23%) Software Engineering
12 6 (7.23%) System Testing
12 6 (7.23%) Web Development
13 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
14 4 (4.82%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (60.24%) C#
2 38 (45.78%) SQL
3 33 (39.76%) Java
4 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
5 15 (18.07%) Python
6 13 (15.66%) C++
7 12 (14.46%) PL/SQL
8 6 (7.23%) Ruby
9 5 (6.02%) Objective-C
9 5 (6.02%) PHP
10 4 (4.82%) Perl
10 4 (4.82%) Smalltalk
10 4 (4.82%) VB
11 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.61%) VB6
11 3 (3.61%) VBA
11 3 (3.61%) VBScript
11 3 (3.61%) XPath
12 1 (1.20%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Degree
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Oracle
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) IBM
4 4 (4.82%) Caplin
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco
4 4 (4.82%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.41%) Facebook
5 2 (2.41%) Twitter
6 1 (1.20%) Adobe
6 1 (1.20%) Alterian
6 1 (1.20%) Google
6 1 (1.20%) Xamarin
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