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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 184 162 179
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 67 88 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.18% 1.42% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.46% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 50 78 60
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
5476 6026 5572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.77% 97.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4593 4950 4665
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +7 24 £47,500 +23.37%
Bristol +4 24 £38,250 +11.67% 2
Dorset +13 13 £38,000 +16.92%
Gloucestershire +4 3 £31,250 -3.84% 1
Somerset -31 2 £37,500 +7.91%
Devon +2 1 £27,500 +1.85% 1
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 87 (62.59%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (43.88%) Degree
3 56 (40.29%) JavaScript
4 55 (39.57%) HTML
5 53 (38.13%) CSS
6 49 (35.25%) Java
7 48 (34.53%) Scrum
8 42 (30.22%) AngularJS
8 42 (30.22%) User Experience
9 40 (28.78%) SQL Server
10 37 (26.62%) Oracle
11 36 (25.90%) Finance
12 35 (25.18%) Spring
13 34 (24.46%) TDD
14 33 (23.74%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (23.74%) MVC
15 32 (23.02%) XML
15 32 (23.02%) C#
15 32 (23.02%) Subversion
16 31 (22.30%) OO
16 31 (22.30%) SDLC
17 30 (21.58%) Apple iOS
18 29 (20.86%) .NET
19 28 (20.14%) iOS Development
20 27 (19.42%) SQL
20 27 (19.42%) SOA
20 27 (19.42%) Banking
21 26 (18.71%) Unit Testing
21 26 (18.71%) PHP
21 26 (18.71%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (12.95%) Node.js
2 10 (7.19%) IIS
3 9 (6.47%) Alfresco
3 9 (6.47%) Joomla!
4 5 (3.60%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.72%) SAS
6 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (6.47%) Oracle Assets
2 9 (6.47%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (6.47%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (6.47%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (5.76%) Demantra
3 8 (5.76%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (5.76%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle TCA
4 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.47%) Internet
2 5 (3.60%) SSL
3 2 (1.44%) HTTP
3 2 (1.44%) ICMP
3 2 (1.44%) Intranet
3 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.72%) FTP
4 1 (0.72%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (28.78%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.71%) Relational Database
3 22 (15.83%) MySQL
4 20 (14.39%) DB2
4 20 (14.39%) MongoDB
5 14 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (6.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 9 (6.47%) Oracle Discoverer
7 8 (5.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.88%) QlikView
10 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.88%) SQLite
10 4 (2.88%) SSDT
11 3 (2.16%) MS Access
11 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (23.02%) Subversion
2 23 (16.55%) Git (software)
3 21 (15.11%) PHPUnit
4 16 (11.51%) Maven
5 15 (10.79%) Ant
5 15 (10.79%) Apache Ivy
6 11 (7.91%) Xcode
7 9 (6.47%) Bugzilla
7 9 (6.47%) PEAR
7 9 (6.47%) Trac
8 7 (5.04%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.04%) Visual Studio
9 5 (3.60%) JIRA
9 5 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.44%) Codeship
11 2 (1.44%) Selenium
12 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
General
1 36 (25.90%) Finance
2 27 (19.42%) Banking
3 20 (14.39%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.47%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.76%) Games
6 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.16%) Marketing
7 2 (1.44%) Retail
8 1 (0.72%) Advertising
8 1 (0.72%) Automotive
8 1 (0.72%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (39.57%) HTML
2 53 (38.13%) CSS
3 42 (30.22%) AngularJS
4 35 (25.18%) Spring
5 32 (23.02%) XML
6 29 (20.86%) .NET
7 26 (18.71%) Web Services
8 23 (16.55%) SOAP
9 19 (13.67%) ASP.NET
9 19 (13.67%) HTML5
10 18 (12.95%) jQuery
10 18 (12.95%) WSDL
11 15 (10.79%) Hibernate
11 15 (10.79%) JPA
11 15 (10.79%) Spring MVC
11 15 (10.79%) Spring Web Flow
12 11 (7.91%) Ajax
12 11 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (7.91%) Express
12 11 (7.91%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (30.22%) User Experience
2 20 (14.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (13.67%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.47%) RIA
5 7 (5.04%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.88%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.88%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.16%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.44%) iPad
8 2 (1.44%) iPhone
9 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.72%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.58%) Apple iOS
2 21 (15.11%) Android
3 19 (13.67%) Windows
4 10 (7.19%) Windows Phone
5 9 (6.47%) Unix
6 7 (5.04%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.60%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.16%) Linux
9 1 (0.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (62.59%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (34.53%) Scrum
3 34 (24.46%) TDD
4 33 (23.74%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (23.74%) MVC
5 31 (22.30%) OO
5 31 (22.30%) SDLC
6 28 (20.14%) iOS Development
7 27 (19.42%) SOA
8 26 (18.71%) Unit Testing
9 24 (17.27%) Kanban
10 22 (15.83%) Project Management
11 20 (14.39%) Load Balancing
11 20 (14.39%) People Management
11 20 (14.39%) Wealth Management
12 19 (13.67%) Android Development
12 19 (13.67%) OOP
13 17 (12.23%) Open Source
13 17 (12.23%) UML
14 16 (11.51%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (40.29%) JavaScript
2 49 (35.25%) Java
3 32 (23.02%) C#
4 27 (19.42%) SQL
5 26 (18.71%) PHP
6 16 (11.51%) PL/SQL
7 11 (7.91%) Objective-C
7 11 (7.91%) Shell Script
7 11 (7.91%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.04%) C
8 7 (5.04%) Python
8 7 (5.04%) XAML
9 6 (4.32%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.88%) Perl
11 2 (1.44%) C++
11 2 (1.44%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.44%) VB
11 2 (1.44%) VBA
12 1 (0.72%) F#
Qualifications
1 61 (43.88%) Degree
2 15 (10.79%) Security Cleared
3 14 (10.07%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) Control-M
Vendors
1 37 (26.62%) Oracle
2 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.47%) Adobe
3 9 (6.47%) Apple
4 7 (5.04%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.88%) Appcelerator
5 4 (2.88%) Informatica
5 4 (2.88%) Splunk
6 2 (1.44%) Zend
7 1 (0.72%) Perforce
7 1 (0.72%) Rally
7 1 (0.72%) SAP
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