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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 161 186 155
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 76 38 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.26% 0.71% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.74% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 68 36 77
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £40,000 £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
5801 5145 5413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.03% 95.56% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4942 4365 4815
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +22 31 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Gloucestershire -3 20 £24,000 -22.58% 2
Somerset +8 14 £35,000 +34.61% 3
Bristol -4 5 £23,000 -43.55% 2
Devon - 5 £30,000 - 1
Dorset -23 1 - -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 107 (68.15%) C#
2 104 (66.24%) .NET
3 101 (64.33%) HTML
4 98 (62.42%) CSS
5 94 (59.87%) SQL Server
6 88 (56.05%) ASP.NET
7 80 (50.96%) SQL
8 76 (48.41%) JavaScript
9 67 (42.68%) MVC
10 47 (29.94%) jQuery
11 42 (26.75%) Microsoft
12 39 (24.84%) Security Cleared
13 37 (23.57%) HTML5
14 35 (22.29%) CSS3
14 35 (22.29%) SharePoint
15 33 (21.02%) SC Cleared
16 32 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
17 31 (19.75%) MS Excel
17 31 (19.75%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (19.11%) ASP.NET MVC
19 27 (17.20%) Oracle
20 26 (16.56%) Finance
20 26 (16.56%) Degree
21 25 (15.92%) SQL Server 2005
21 25 (15.92%) IIS
22 24 (15.29%) Banking
23 23 (14.65%) NUnit
23 23 (14.65%) NHibernate
23 23 (14.65%) MonoRail
23 23 (14.65%) Castle Windsor

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 35 (22.29%) SharePoint
2 25 (15.92%) IIS
3 23 (14.65%) NServiceBus
4 17 (10.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 17 (10.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.18%) Node.js
6 4 (2.55%) CMS
7 2 (1.27%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.27%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.27%) Apache
8 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (19.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.82%) Fireworks
2 6 (3.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.18%) Internet
2 1 (0.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (59.87%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (12.74%) MySQL
4 16 (10.19%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (8.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (8.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (8.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.46%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.82%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (3.18%) Redis
8 5 (3.18%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.55%) DB2
10 3 (1.91%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 23 (14.65%) NUnit
1 23 (14.65%) SpecFlow
2 18 (11.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.10%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.46%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.82%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (2.55%) Subversion
7 2 (1.27%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.27%) Maven
7 2 (1.27%) Xcode
7 2 (1.27%) Ant
General
1 26 (16.56%) Finance
2 24 (15.29%) Banking
3 11 (7.01%) Advertising
4 7 (4.46%) Retail
5 4 (2.55%) Marketing
6 2 (1.27%) Legal
7 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.64%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (66.24%) .NET
2 101 (64.33%) HTML
3 98 (62.42%) CSS
4 88 (56.05%) ASP.NET
5 47 (29.94%) jQuery
6 37 (23.57%) HTML5
7 35 (22.29%) CSS3
8 30 (19.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (14.65%) NHibernate
9 23 (14.65%) MonoRail
9 23 (14.65%) Castle Windsor
9 23 (14.65%) KnockoutJS
10 21 (13.38%) .NET Framework
11 18 (11.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 17 (10.83%) SOAP
12 17 (10.83%) XML
13 16 (10.19%) LINQ
14 14 (8.92%) Web Services
14 14 (8.92%) Ajax
14 14 (8.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.73%) Open Source
1 9 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.18%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.91%) RIA
4 3 (1.91%) Web 2.0
4 3 (1.91%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.91%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.27%) W3C
6 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.10%) Windows
2 15 (9.55%) Linux
3 12 (7.64%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.82%) Android
4 6 (3.82%) UNIX
5 4 (2.55%) AIX
6 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (42.68%) MVC
2 32 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (19.75%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (11.46%) Web Development
5 17 (10.83%) ITIL
6 16 (10.19%) Dependency Injection
7 14 (8.92%) TDD
8 13 (8.28%) Waterfall
9 12 (7.64%) iOS Development
9 12 (7.64%) OO
10 11 (7.01%) BDD
11 10 (6.37%) OOD
12 9 (5.73%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.10%) Scrum
13 8 (5.10%) OOP
13 8 (5.10%) PRINCE2
14 7 (4.46%) DSDM
14 7 (4.46%) Project Management
15 6 (3.82%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 107 (68.15%) C#
2 80 (50.96%) SQL
3 76 (48.41%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.55%) VB.NET
5 14 (8.92%) PHP
6 12 (7.64%) Java
7 7 (4.46%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.18%) C++
8 5 (3.18%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.18%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.55%) Ruby
9 4 (2.55%) Python
10 3 (1.91%) VBScript
11 2 (1.27%) Perl
11 2 (1.27%) C
11 2 (1.27%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.64%) VB
12 1 (0.64%) VBA
12 1 (0.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 39 (24.84%) Security Cleared
2 33 (21.02%) SC Cleared
3 26 (16.56%) Degree
4 16 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (10.19%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.82%) QA
1 6 (3.82%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (26.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (17.20%) Oracle
3 8 (5.10%) Adobe
4 6 (3.82%) Apple
5 5 (3.18%) IBM
6 2 (1.27%) Zend
7 1 (0.64%) SAP
7 1 (0.64%) Google
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