The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 64 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 10 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.46% 1.08% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.13% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 5
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £32,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Applications Developer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
666 708 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.08% 95.93% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 605 584 429
Average salary £38,000 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.29% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Sheffield region.

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 15 (62.50%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) Web Development
4 12 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) CSS
6 7 (29.17%) HTML
7 6 (25.00%) JSP
7 6 (25.00%) Web Services
7 6 (25.00%) MVC
7 6 (25.00%) J2EE
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (25.00%) Ant
7 6 (25.00%) J2SE
7 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (25.00%) TDD
7 6 (25.00%) Pair Programming
7 6 (25.00%) Spring
7 6 (25.00%) Maven
7 6 (25.00%) Velocity
7 6 (25.00%) Spring MVC
7 6 (25.00%) FreeMarker
7 6 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
7 6 (25.00%) RESTful
7 6 (25.00%) Apache Solr
7 6 (25.00%) Web Application Development
7 6 (25.00%) User Experience
8 5 (20.83%) jQuery
8 5 (20.83%) Ext JS

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 5 (20.83%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Ant
1 6 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) WebSpeed
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Advertising
2 5 (20.83%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) CSS
2 7 (29.17%) HTML
3 6 (25.00%) Velocity
3 6 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 6 (25.00%) FreeMarker
3 6 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
3 6 (25.00%) JSP
3 6 (25.00%) Web Services
3 6 (25.00%) J2SE
3 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (25.00%) Spring
3 6 (25.00%) RESTful
3 6 (25.00%) J2EE
4 5 (20.83%) Ajax
4 5 (20.83%) JSON
4 5 (20.83%) XML
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) Ext JS
4 5 (20.83%) Zend Framework
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Web Development
2 6 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
2 6 (25.00%) TDD
2 6 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 5 (20.83%) Content Management
3 5 (20.83%) OOP
3 5 (20.83%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 15 (62.50%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Uniface
4 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 5 (20.83%) C
4 5 (20.83%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) C++
5 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.67%) VB
6 2 (8.33%) Progress 4GL
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Zend
3 2 (8.33%) Sybase
3 2 (8.33%) Progress
4 1 (4.17%) Sitecore