The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 179 153 122
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 45 72 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 1.34% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.39% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 45 65 92
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £48,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5538 5184 5377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.40% 96.57% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4668 4573 4653
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Applications Developer
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Somerset -9 18 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Gloucestershire +4 9 £31,000 -22.50% 1
Bristol -24 8 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Wiltshire -16 7 £33,000 -8.96% 3
Devon - 2 £23,000 - 1
Dorset -8 1 £67,500 +34.66%
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 53 (67.95%) C#
2 51 (65.38%) .NET
3 47 (60.26%) ASP.NET
4 46 (58.97%) SQL Server
5 42 (53.85%) SQL
6 40 (51.28%) HTML
6 40 (51.28%) CSS
7 39 (50.00%) jQuery
8 29 (37.18%) JavaScript
9 27 (34.62%) Microsoft
10 26 (33.33%) Java
10 26 (33.33%) Web Services
10 26 (33.33%) OOP
11 24 (30.77%) OO
12 22 (28.21%) MySQL
12 22 (28.21%) MS Excel
12 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (28.21%) Web Development
13 19 (24.36%) Oracle
14 18 (23.08%) XML
14 18 (23.08%) Marketing
15 17 (21.79%) T-SQL
16 16 (20.51%) WPF
17 15 (19.23%) MVC
18 14 (17.95%) PHP
18 14 (17.95%) Visual Studio
18 14 (17.95%) Ajax
19 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
19 13 (16.67%) Oracle Database
20 12 (15.38%) Product Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (14.10%) CMS
2 9 (11.54%) IIS
3 6 (7.69%) WordPress
4 4 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.13%) GlassFish
4 4 (5.13%) NServiceBus
5 3 (3.85%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.85%) Apache
5 3 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.56%) Node.js
7 1 (1.28%) Moodle
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 22 (28.21%) MySQL
3 13 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.26%) RDBMS
6 6 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.10%) Subversion
3 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.41%) Bugzilla
4 5 (6.41%) PHPUnit
4 5 (6.41%) Trac
5 4 (5.13%) SpecFlow
5 4 (5.13%) PEAR
5 4 (5.13%) MSI
5 4 (5.13%) NUnit
6 1 (1.28%) Xcode
6 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.28%) Mocha
6 1 (1.28%) Axure RP
General
1 18 (23.08%) Marketing
2 8 (10.26%) Finance
3 5 (6.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (65.38%) .NET
2 47 (60.26%) ASP.NET
3 40 (51.28%) CSS
3 40 (51.28%) HTML
4 39 (50.00%) jQuery
5 26 (33.33%) Web Services
6 18 (23.08%) XML
7 16 (20.51%) WPF
8 14 (17.95%) Ajax
9 11 (14.10%) XHTML
10 10 (12.82%) XSLT
11 8 (10.26%) JSON
12 7 (8.97%) HTML5
12 7 (8.97%) WinForms
13 6 (7.69%) CSS3
13 6 (7.69%) GWT
13 6 (7.69%) Apache Flex
13 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (6.41%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (5.13%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) N-Tier
2 6 (7.69%) RIA
2 6 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.13%) PMI
3 4 (5.13%) NHS
4 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.56%) Open Source
6 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.28%) W3C
6 1 (1.28%) Derivative
6 1 (1.28%) Statistics
6 1 (1.28%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 7 (8.97%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Android
4 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.33%) OOP
2 24 (30.77%) OO
3 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.21%) Web Development
4 15 (19.23%) MVC
5 12 (15.38%) SOA
5 12 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 12 (15.38%) Product Marketing
5 12 (15.38%) V-Model
6 10 (12.82%) Content Management
7 9 (11.54%) Web Application Development
8 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.97%) Scrum
8 7 (8.97%) Web Design
9 6 (7.69%) Web Usability
10 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.85%) Change Management
11 3 (3.85%) Project Planning
12 2 (2.56%) User Stories
13 1 (1.28%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (67.95%) C#
2 42 (53.85%) SQL
3 29 (37.18%) JavaScript
4 26 (33.33%) Java
5 17 (21.79%) T-SQL
6 14 (17.95%) PHP
7 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 6 (7.69%) C++
9 4 (5.13%) PHP5
9 4 (5.13%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.56%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.56%) Perl
11 1 (1.28%) VB
11 1 (1.28%) Python
11 1 (1.28%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.28%) Ruby
11 1 (1.28%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.36%) Oracle
3 8 (10.26%) Google
4 7 (8.97%) Adobe
5 4 (5.13%) JBoss
6 3 (3.85%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.56%) Facebook
7 2 (2.56%) Twitter
8 1 (1.28%) Zend
8 1 (1.28%) Apple
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