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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 159 128 160
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 76 88 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.25% 1.74% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.83% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 65 69 52
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,047 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
5791 4811 5442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.04% 95.02% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4792 4145 4826
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Somerset -22 26 £35,000 - 2
Gloucestershire +15 21 £40,000 +31.04%
Wiltshire -17 12 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Devon -8 7 £27,500 -15.38%
Dorset -12 4 £45,000 -
Bristol -27 4 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Cornwall - 1 £28,000 -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 80 (58.39%) C#
1 80 (58.39%) HTML
2 79 (57.66%) CSS
3 76 (55.47%) .NET
4 71 (51.82%) ASP.NET
5 61 (44.53%) SQL Server
6 58 (42.34%) XML
7 56 (40.88%) SQL
8 51 (37.23%) MySQL
9 49 (35.77%) MVC
10 45 (32.85%) Web Development
11 40 (29.20%) JavaScript
12 36 (26.28%) XHTML
13 34 (24.82%) Java
13 34 (24.82%) jQuery
14 33 (24.09%) XSLT
15 27 (19.71%) Finance
16 25 (18.25%) Content Management
16 25 (18.25%) SOAP
17 24 (17.52%) PHP
17 24 (17.52%) Oracle
17 24 (17.52%) OO
17 24 (17.52%) CSS3
18 23 (16.79%) MS Excel
19 22 (16.06%) Linux
19 22 (16.06%) IIS
20 21 (15.33%) Web Services
20 21 (15.33%) HTML5
20 21 (15.33%) Relational Database
20 21 (15.33%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (16.06%) IIS
2 17 (12.41%) NServiceBus
3 11 (8.03%) Apache
4 7 (5.11%) CMS
5 5 (3.65%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (3.65%) Umbraco
5 5 (3.65%) Node.js
6 4 (2.92%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.73%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.73%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.73%) Joomla!
Applications
1 23 (16.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.73%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (44.53%) SQL Server
2 51 (37.23%) MySQL
3 21 (15.33%) Relational Database
4 18 (13.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (13.14%) RDBMS
5 10 (7.30%) DB2
6 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.19%) MS Access
8 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.19%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.19%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.19%) Redis
9 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (12.41%) NUnit
1 17 (12.41%) SpecFlow
1 17 (12.41%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.68%) Subversion
3 10 (7.30%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.92%) Xcode
4 4 (2.92%) MSI
5 2 (1.46%) Mocha
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.73%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.73%) Ant
6 1 (0.73%) Maven
6 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.73%) Apache Ivy
General
1 27 (19.71%) Finance
2 18 (13.14%) Banking
3 6 (4.38%) Marketing
3 6 (4.38%) Advertising
4 2 (1.46%) Retail
5 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (58.39%) HTML
2 79 (57.66%) CSS
3 76 (55.47%) .NET
4 71 (51.82%) ASP.NET
5 58 (42.34%) XML
6 36 (26.28%) XHTML
7 34 (24.82%) jQuery
8 33 (24.09%) XSLT
9 25 (18.25%) SOAP
10 24 (17.52%) CSS3
11 21 (15.33%) Web Services
11 21 (15.33%) HTML5
11 21 (15.33%) JSON
12 17 (12.41%) MonoRail
12 17 (12.41%) NHibernate
12 17 (12.41%) KnockoutJS
12 17 (12.41%) Castle Windsor
13 14 (10.22%) LAMP
14 11 (8.03%) REST
14 11 (8.03%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.60%) Mobile App
2 15 (10.95%) Open Source
3 11 (8.03%) W3C
4 4 (2.92%) Smartphone
4 4 (2.92%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.92%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.92%) RIA
4 4 (2.92%) iPhone
5 3 (2.19%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.73%) FMCG
7 1 (0.73%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.06%) Linux
2 18 (13.14%) Android
3 17 (12.41%) Apple iOS
4 11 (8.03%) Ubuntu
4 11 (8.03%) UNIX
5 10 (7.30%) AIX
6 9 (6.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (35.77%) MVC
2 45 (32.85%) Web Development
3 25 (18.25%) Content Management
4 24 (17.52%) OO
5 17 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.41%) TDD
6 15 (10.95%) iOS Development
7 11 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (8.03%) Risk Management
8 10 (7.30%) Quality Management
9 9 (6.57%) OOP
10 8 (5.84%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.65%) UML
12 5 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (3.65%) Scrum
12 5 (3.65%) MVVM
12 5 (3.65%) Android Development
13 4 (2.92%) Unit Testing
14 3 (2.19%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 80 (58.39%) C#
2 56 (40.88%) SQL
3 40 (29.20%) JavaScript
4 34 (24.82%) Java
5 24 (17.52%) PHP
6 14 (10.22%) Objective-C
7 13 (9.49%) Python
8 11 (8.03%) Ruby
8 11 (8.03%) ECMAScript
8 11 (8.03%) T-SQL
8 11 (8.03%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.84%) VB.NET
10 7 (5.11%) Korn
11 6 (4.38%) C
12 5 (3.65%) C++
13 4 (2.92%) PHP5
13 4 (2.92%) XAML
13 4 (2.92%) VBA
14 3 (2.19%) PL/SQL
14 3 (2.19%) AWK
Qualifications
1 11 (8.03%) Degree
2 6 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.73%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.73%) WAI
2 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.92%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (17.52%) Oracle
2 11 (8.03%) Zend
2 11 (8.03%) IBM
3 5 (3.65%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.65%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.92%) Apple
5 3 (2.19%) Google
6 2 (1.46%) Adobe
7 1 (0.73%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.73%) SAP
7 1 (0.73%) VMware
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Salary: £61000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £37,935 + benefits With up to £10,000 Recruitment Retention Allowance
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