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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 167 193 136
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -57
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 63 32 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.60% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.63% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58 30 75
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £39,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Applications Developer
England

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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5747 5108 5217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.25% 95.49% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4845 4343 4629
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 the South West

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Applications Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
Wiltshire +21 21 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Somerset +15 18 £35,000 +3.70% 2
Gloucestershire +2 17 £24,000 -22.58% 3
Devon +9 3 £30,000 +30.43% 1
Bristol -8 3 £25,500 -19.04%
Dorset -24 1 - -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 106 (71.62%) C#
2 105 (70.95%) .NET
3 101 (68.24%) HTML
4 98 (66.22%) SQL Server
4 98 (66.22%) CSS
5 89 (60.14%) ASP.NET
6 75 (50.68%) SQL
7 74 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 72 (48.65%) MVC
9 57 (38.51%) jQuery
10 46 (31.08%) Microsoft
11 40 (27.03%) HTML5
12 39 (26.35%) Security Cleared
13 38 (25.68%) CSS3
14 36 (24.32%) SharePoint
15 34 (22.97%) SC Cleared
15 34 (22.97%) Degree
16 32 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (21.62%) MS Excel
17 31 (20.95%) Business Intelligence
17 31 (20.95%) Finance
18 29 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (18.92%) IIS
19 28 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
20 27 (18.24%) NUnit
20 27 (18.24%) Banking
21 26 (17.57%) NHibernate
21 26 (17.57%) MonoRail
21 26 (17.57%) Castle Windsor
21 26 (17.57%) NServiceBus

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 36 (24.32%) SharePoint
2 28 (18.92%) IIS
3 26 (17.57%) NServiceBus
4 17 (11.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 17 (11.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.70%) CMS
6 3 (2.03%) Apache
6 3 (2.03%) Node.js
7 2 (1.35%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.35%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.68%) WordPress
8 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 32 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) Fireworks
2 6 (4.05%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.38%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (66.22%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (13.51%) MySQL
4 16 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (10.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.73%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database
7 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.03%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.03%) Redis
10 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.35%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (18.24%) NUnit
2 26 (17.57%) SpecFlow
3 18 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (6.76%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.05%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.38%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (3.38%) Subversion
7 2 (1.35%) Maven
7 2 (1.35%) Ant
7 2 (1.35%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.68%) PEAR
8 1 (0.68%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.68%) Trac
8 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 31 (20.95%) Finance
2 27 (18.24%) Banking
3 8 (5.41%) Advertising
4 6 (4.05%) Retail
5 3 (2.03%) Marketing
5 3 (2.03%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (70.95%) .NET
2 101 (68.24%) HTML
3 98 (66.22%) CSS
4 89 (60.14%) ASP.NET
5 57 (38.51%) jQuery
6 40 (27.03%) HTML5
7 38 (25.68%) CSS3
8 32 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (17.57%) Castle Windsor
9 26 (17.57%) KnockoutJS
9 26 (17.57%) MonoRail
9 26 (17.57%) NHibernate
10 21 (14.19%) .NET Framework
11 18 (12.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (10.81%) WCF
12 16 (10.81%) Web Services
13 15 (10.14%) SOAP
13 15 (10.14%) LINQ
14 13 (8.78%) Ajax
14 13 (8.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.73%) Open Source
3 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.03%) RIA
4 3 (2.03%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.35%) W3C
5 2 (1.35%) User Experience
5 2 (1.35%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.49%) Windows
2 14 (9.46%) Linux
3 8 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.70%) UNIX
5 3 (2.03%) Android
6 2 (1.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (48.65%) MVC
2 31 (20.95%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (11.49%) ITIL
5 16 (10.81%) Web Development
5 16 (10.81%) Dependency Injection
6 15 (10.14%) OO
7 13 (8.78%) Waterfall
7 13 (8.78%) TDD
8 11 (7.43%) OOP
9 10 (6.76%) OOD
9 10 (6.76%) BDD
10 9 (6.08%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (5.41%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.41%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.41%) iOS Development
12 7 (4.73%) Project Management
12 7 (4.73%) Scrum
13 6 (4.05%) Project Planning
13 6 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 106 (71.62%) C#
2 75 (50.68%) SQL
3 74 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (12.16%) PHP
5 15 (10.14%) VB.NET
6 7 (4.73%) Java
7 5 (3.38%) C
7 5 (3.38%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.70%) Python
8 4 (2.70%) C++
8 4 (2.70%) Ruby
9 3 (2.03%) VBScript
10 2 (1.35%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.35%) Perl
11 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.68%) VB6
11 1 (0.68%) VB
11 1 (0.68%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 39 (26.35%) Security Cleared
2 34 (22.97%) Degree
2 34 (22.97%) SC Cleared
3 16 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (10.81%) MCPD
4 2 (1.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) WAI
1 5 (3.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.86%) Oracle
3 8 (5.41%) Adobe
4 6 (4.05%) Apple
5 3 (2.03%) Zend
6 1 (0.68%) Twitter
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Google
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