The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 88 86 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.33% 0.20% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.21% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +85.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Applications Developer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1151 967 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.44% 96.51% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 803 922
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in South Wales

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Applications Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Bridgend +2 2 £27,500 -15.38%
Cardiff - 2 £37,500 -
Applications Developer
Wales

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) Documentum
4 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) SQLPlus
4 2 (28.57%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Ant
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) Documentum
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQLPlus
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) MSTest
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVVM
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) XAML
5 1 (14.29%) VB6
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) LexisNexis