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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 129 124 132
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 36 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.14% 1.33% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.40% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 20
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
2951 3427 3093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.62% 94.83% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1893 2223 2031
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Glasgow +10 25 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Edinburgh -11 10 £30,250 -2.41%
West Lothian - 1 £30,500 -
Applications Developer
UK

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) Java
3 19 (41.30%) .NET
3 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
3 19 (41.30%) Scrum
4 17 (36.96%) C#
5 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 14 (30.43%) TDD
6 13 (28.26%) SQL
6 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
6 13 (28.26%) BDD
7 12 (26.09%) HTML
7 12 (26.09%) DevOps
8 11 (23.91%) OO
9 9 (19.57%) Linux
9 9 (19.57%) Hibernate
9 9 (19.57%) Planning Poker
9 9 (19.57%) ATDD
9 9 (19.57%) Asset Management
9 9 (19.57%) Spring
9 9 (19.57%) Refactoring
9 9 (19.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (19.57%) SDLC
10 8 (17.39%) Maven
10 8 (17.39%) Finance
10 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
10 8 (17.39%) CSS
10 8 (17.39%) Apache
11 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
12 6 (13.04%) Banking

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 8 (17.39%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (2.17%) Moodle
3 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (8.70%) Sybase ASE
4 4 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (8.70%) MarkLogic
4 4 (8.70%) MySQL
4 4 (8.70%) Pentaho
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (2.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Maven
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Ant
2 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
4 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
3 12 (26.09%) HTML
4 9 (19.57%) Hibernate
4 9 (19.57%) Spring
5 8 (17.39%) CSS
6 6 (13.04%) HTML5
7 4 (8.70%) jQuery
7 4 (8.70%) Ext JS
7 4 (8.70%) Drools
7 4 (8.70%) XML
7 4 (8.70%) JMS
7 4 (8.70%) FpML
7 4 (8.70%) Java EE
7 4 (8.70%) JSON
7 4 (8.70%) Apache Flex
8 3 (6.52%) WinForms
8 3 (6.52%) Django
9 2 (4.35%) Web Services
10 1 (2.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.70%) Data Integration
2 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.17%) VLE
4 1 (2.17%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.17%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) UNIX
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Scrum
3 14 (30.43%) TDD
4 13 (28.26%) BDD
5 12 (26.09%) DevOps
6 11 (23.91%) OO
7 9 (19.57%) ATDD
7 9 (19.57%) Refactoring
7 9 (19.57%) Asset Management
7 9 (19.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (19.57%) SDLC
7 9 (19.57%) Planning Poker
8 6 (13.04%) Release Management
8 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
9 5 (10.87%) Change Management
9 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (10.87%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) C#
3 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 13 (28.26%) SQL
5 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 5 (10.87%) Python
7 4 (8.70%) XQuery
7 4 (8.70%) R
7 4 (8.70%) PHP
7 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.17%) Perl
9 1 (2.17%) C++
9 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
1 4 (8.70%) Sybase
1 4 (8.70%) Cognos
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.17%) Hyland
3 1 (2.17%) Alterian
3 1 (2.17%) Appcelerator
3 1 (2.17%) Xamarin
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