The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 62 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 18 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.32% 3.45% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 3.61% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 9
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Applications Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
727 581 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.56% 95.56% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 607 513 522
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Somerset

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Street - 14 £35,000 -
Bridgwater +7 2 £42,500 -
Bath -14 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Applications Developer
South West

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 57 (96.61%) HTML
2 56 (94.92%) CSS
3 39 (66.10%) ASP.NET
3 39 (66.10%) .NET
3 39 (66.10%) C#
4 37 (62.71%) SQL Server
5 33 (55.93%) MVC
6 31 (52.54%) jQuery
7 29 (49.15%) Web Development
8 28 (47.46%) XML
8 28 (47.46%) XHTML
9 26 (44.07%) MySQL
10 23 (38.98%) SQL
11 21 (35.59%) Finance
12 20 (33.90%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (33.90%) NHibernate
12 20 (33.90%) NUnit
12 20 (33.90%) Banking
12 20 (33.90%) IIS
12 20 (33.90%) MonoRail
12 20 (33.90%) HTML5
12 20 (33.90%) Castle Windsor
12 20 (33.90%) NServiceBus
12 20 (33.90%) KnockoutJS
12 20 (33.90%) SpecFlow
12 20 (33.90%) CSS3
13 19 (32.20%) JavaScript
14 17 (28.81%) XSLT
14 17 (28.81%) Content Management
14 17 (28.81%) LAMP

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 20 (33.90%) IIS
1 20 (33.90%) NServiceBus
2 11 (18.64%) Apache
3 6 (10.17%) Node.js
4 2 (3.39%) CMS
4 2 (3.39%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (62.71%) SQL Server
2 26 (44.07%) MySQL
3 20 (33.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (27.12%) Relational Database
5 15 (25.42%) RDBMS
6 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
6 6 (10.17%) Redis
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) NUnit
1 20 (33.90%) SpecFlow
2 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.64%) Subversion
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 20 (33.90%) Banking
3 6 (10.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (96.61%) HTML
2 56 (94.92%) CSS
3 39 (66.10%) .NET
3 39 (66.10%) ASP.NET
4 31 (52.54%) jQuery
5 28 (47.46%) XML
5 28 (47.46%) XHTML
6 20 (33.90%) NHibernate
6 20 (33.90%) HTML5
6 20 (33.90%) Castle Windsor
6 20 (33.90%) CSS3
6 20 (33.90%) KnockoutJS
6 20 (33.90%) MonoRail
7 17 (28.81%) LAMP
7 17 (28.81%) XSLT
8 11 (18.64%) XML-RPC
8 11 (18.64%) SOAP
8 11 (18.64%) Web Services
8 11 (18.64%) JSON
8 11 (18.64%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Open Source
2 11 (18.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Linux
1 11 (18.64%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) MVC
2 29 (49.15%) Web Development
3 17 (28.81%) Content Management
4 11 (18.64%) OO
4 11 (18.64%) Risk Management
5 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.17%) BDD
6 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.17%) TDD
7 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.69%) Change Management
8 1 (1.69%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 39 (66.10%) C#
2 23 (38.98%) SQL
3 19 (32.20%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.03%) Python
5 11 (18.64%) ECMAScript
5 11 (18.64%) Ruby
5 11 (18.64%) PHP
5 11 (18.64%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Zend
2 2 (3.39%) Sitecore