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 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 161 162 159
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 81 58 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.27% 1.09% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.14% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 72 50 50
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
6052 5079 5242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.25% 95.34% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5067 4447 4635
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 October 2014.

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 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
Wiltshire +4 25 £32,750 -6.42% 6
Somerset -13 18 £35,000 +9.37%
Bristol +4 17 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Gloucestershire +1 14 £38,750 +19.23%
Devon -16 5 £30,000 - 1
Cornwall -6 1 £28,000 +27.27%
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 93 (60.00%) HTML
2 92 (59.35%) CSS
3 87 (56.13%) C#
4 84 (54.19%) .NET
5 73 (47.10%) ASP.NET
6 61 (39.35%) SQL Server
7 54 (34.84%) SQL
8 53 (34.19%) JavaScript
8 53 (34.19%) XML
9 52 (33.55%) MVC
10 48 (30.97%) MySQL
11 43 (27.74%) Web Development
12 40 (25.81%) jQuery
13 33 (21.29%) XHTML
14 32 (20.65%) CSS3
15 30 (19.35%) HTML5
16 29 (18.71%) Java
17 28 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (18.06%) Finance
18 27 (17.42%) XSLT
19 26 (16.77%) SOAP
20 25 (16.13%) PHP
21 24 (15.48%) Oracle
21 24 (15.48%) MS Excel
22 23 (14.84%) IIS
23 22 (14.19%) Linux
24 21 (13.55%) Web Services
24 21 (13.55%) JSON
24 21 (13.55%) SQL Server 2005
24 21 (13.55%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 23 (14.84%) IIS
2 20 (12.90%) NServiceBus
3 11 (7.10%) Apache
4 9 (5.81%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.87%) CMS
5 6 (3.87%) Node.js
6 4 (2.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.58%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.29%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.29%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.29%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.65%) WordPress
8 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.65%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 24 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.94%) Fireworks
2 3 (1.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (39.35%) SQL Server
2 48 (30.97%) MySQL
3 21 (13.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (11.61%) Relational Database
5 15 (9.68%) RDBMS
6 10 (6.45%) DB2
7 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database
9 6 (3.87%) Redis
9 6 (3.87%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.94%) MS Access
11 2 (1.29%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (12.90%) NUnit
1 20 (12.90%) SpecFlow
2 18 (11.61%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.39%) Subversion
4 8 (5.16%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.52%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.29%) Maven
7 2 (1.29%) Ant
7 2 (1.29%) Xcode
7 2 (1.29%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
General
1 28 (18.06%) Finance
2 21 (13.55%) Banking
3 14 (9.03%) Advertising
4 5 (3.23%) Retail
5 3 (1.94%) Marketing
6 2 (1.29%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (60.00%) HTML
2 92 (59.35%) CSS
3 84 (54.19%) .NET
4 73 (47.10%) ASP.NET
5 53 (34.19%) XML
6 40 (25.81%) jQuery
7 33 (21.29%) XHTML
8 32 (20.65%) CSS3
9 30 (19.35%) HTML5
10 27 (17.42%) XSLT
11 26 (16.77%) SOAP
12 21 (13.55%) Web Services
12 21 (13.55%) JSON
13 20 (12.90%) NHibernate
13 20 (12.90%) MonoRail
13 20 (12.90%) Castle Windsor
13 20 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
14 17 (10.97%) LAMP
15 14 (9.03%) REST
16 11 (7.10%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.26%) Open Source
2 15 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 11 (7.10%) W3C
4 7 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.58%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.58%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.58%) iPhone
6 3 (1.94%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.94%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.94%) RIA
7 1 (0.65%) FMCG
7 1 (0.65%) User Experience
7 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.19%) Linux
2 19 (12.26%) Apple iOS
3 17 (10.97%) Android
4 11 (7.10%) Ubuntu
4 11 (7.10%) UNIX
5 10 (6.45%) Windows
5 10 (6.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.55%) MVC
2 43 (27.74%) Web Development
3 28 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (12.26%) TDD
4 19 (12.26%) Content Management
4 19 (12.26%) iOS Development
5 18 (11.61%) OO
6 11 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (7.10%) Risk Management
6 11 (7.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (6.45%) Quality Management
8 9 (5.81%) Scrum
9 7 (4.52%) DSDM
9 7 (4.52%) Waterfall
10 6 (3.87%) BDD
10 6 (3.87%) Android Development
10 6 (3.87%) UML
11 5 (3.23%) MVVM
11 5 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 87 (56.13%) C#
2 54 (34.84%) SQL
3 53 (34.19%) JavaScript
4 29 (18.71%) Java
5 25 (16.13%) PHP
6 13 (8.39%) Python
7 12 (7.74%) Objective-C
8 11 (7.10%) ECMAScript
8 11 (7.10%) Shell Script
8 11 (7.10%) Ruby
9 8 (5.16%) VB.NET
10 7 (4.52%) Korn
11 6 (3.87%) C
12 5 (3.23%) C++
12 5 (3.23%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.58%) VBA
13 4 (2.58%) XAML
13 4 (2.58%) PHP5
14 3 (1.94%) sed
14 3 (1.94%) AWK
Qualifications
1 19 (12.26%) Degree
2 16 (10.32%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) HND
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.87%) WAI
1 6 (3.87%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (15.48%) Oracle
2 15 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.10%) Zend
3 11 (7.10%) IBM
4 7 (4.52%) Apple
5 6 (3.87%) Adobe
6 2 (1.29%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.65%) SAP
7 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.65%) VMware
7 1 (0.65%) Google
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