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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 175 169 154
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 64 60 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.12% 1.02% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.07% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 56 54
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -22.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £28,625 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
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
5458 5631 5057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.75% 95.64% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4597 4683 4460
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 1 June 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 1 June 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
Bristol +10 22 £33,500 -4.28% 3
Wiltshire +3 14 £36,000 +9.09% 2
Somerset -15 10 £35,000 +2.94%
Dorset +12 7 £35,000 -33.33%
Gloucestershire -5 6 £57,500 +85.48% 1
Cornwall - 3 £31,500 - 1
Devon -6 2 £27,000 +20.00% 1
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 80 (62.50%) CSS
2 79 (61.72%) HTML
3 77 (60.16%) C#
4 75 (58.59%) .NET
5 69 (53.91%) SQL Server
6 57 (44.53%) ASP.NET
6 57 (44.53%) JavaScript
7 55 (42.97%) MVC
8 54 (42.19%) SQL
9 48 (37.50%) Degree
10 40 (31.25%) jQuery
11 33 (25.78%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (25.78%) Microsoft
12 32 (25.00%) PHP
13 31 (24.22%) Finance
13 31 (24.22%) HTML5
14 27 (21.09%) CSS3
15 25 (19.53%) SC Cleared
15 25 (19.53%) Security Cleared
15 25 (19.53%) MySQL
16 24 (18.75%) Linux
17 23 (17.97%) SharePoint
17 23 (17.97%) KnockoutJS
18 22 (17.19%) TDD
19 21 (16.41%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (16.41%) ASP.NET MVC
20 20 (15.63%) Oracle
21 19 (14.84%) Banking
21 19 (14.84%) SDLC
22 18 (14.06%) NUnit

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

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 23 (17.97%) SharePoint
2 17 (13.28%) IIS
2 17 (13.28%) NServiceBus
3 11 (8.59%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (8.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (4.69%) Node.js
4 6 (4.69%) Joomla!
5 4 (3.13%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.56%) Apache
6 2 (1.56%) WordPress
6 2 (1.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 18 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle SCM
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) HTTP
2 6 (4.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (53.91%) SQL Server
2 25 (19.53%) MySQL
3 18 (14.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (8.59%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (5.47%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.13%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.34%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (14.06%) NUnit
2 17 (13.28%) SpecFlow
3 13 (10.16%) Git (software)
4 11 (8.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (5.47%) Subversion
6 5 (3.91%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.13%) Maven
7 4 (3.13%) Ant
7 4 (3.13%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (2.34%) JIRA
9 2 (1.56%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (1.56%) Trac
9 2 (1.56%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.56%) PEAR
General
1 31 (24.22%) Finance
2 19 (14.84%) Banking
3 7 (5.47%) Electronics
4 6 (4.69%) Games
5 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (62.50%) CSS
2 79 (61.72%) HTML
3 75 (58.59%) .NET
4 57 (44.53%) ASP.NET
5 40 (31.25%) jQuery
6 31 (24.22%) HTML5
7 27 (21.09%) CSS3
8 23 (17.97%) KnockoutJS
9 21 (16.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (13.28%) NHibernate
10 17 (13.28%) Castle Windsor
10 17 (13.28%) MonoRail
11 13 (10.16%) .NET Framework
12 12 (9.38%) Web Services
12 12 (9.38%) XML
12 12 (9.38%) Ajax
12 12 (9.38%) RESTful
13 11 (8.59%) Entity Framework
14 10 (7.81%) SOAP
15 9 (7.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.47%) Mathematics
3 7 (5.47%) Data Structures
3 7 (5.47%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.69%) Xbox
5 4 (3.13%) User Experience
5 4 (3.13%) RIA
6 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.78%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.75%) Linux
2 13 (10.16%) Windows
3 12 (9.38%) Apple iOS
4 11 (8.59%) Android
5 6 (4.69%) UNIX
5 6 (4.69%) Windows Phone
5 6 (4.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (42.97%) MVC
2 33 (25.78%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (17.19%) TDD
4 21 (16.41%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (14.84%) SDLC
6 13 (10.16%) OOD
6 13 (10.16%) OO
7 12 (9.38%) OOP
7 12 (9.38%) iOS Development
8 11 (8.59%) Android Development
8 11 (8.59%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (8.59%) Software Engineering
8 11 (8.59%) ITIL
9 8 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 7 (5.47%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (5.47%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.69%) Web Development
11 6 (4.69%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.69%) Open Source
11 6 (4.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 77 (60.16%) C#
2 57 (44.53%) JavaScript
3 54 (42.19%) SQL
4 32 (25.00%) PHP
5 10 (7.81%) Java
6 8 (6.25%) C
7 7 (5.47%) C++
8 6 (4.69%) XAML
8 6 (4.69%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.13%) Python
9 4 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.56%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.56%) Perl
10 2 (1.56%) PHP5
11 1 (0.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.78%) VBScript
11 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (37.50%) Degree
2 25 (19.53%) SC Cleared
2 25 (19.53%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.59%) MCPD
3 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 33 (25.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (15.63%) Oracle
3 8 (6.25%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.91%) Zend
4 5 (3.91%) Adobe
5 3 (2.34%) Twitter
6 1 (0.78%) Apple
Cornwall
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Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Salisbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Salary: From £21,692 to £28,180 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago