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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 173 154 135
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 67 76 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.14% 1.24% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.29% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 65 67 67
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,319
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
5646 5888 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.09% 95.80% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4809 4890 4300
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +13 29 £37,500 -12.53% 4
Wiltshire +6 19 £35,000 +4.47% 2
Dorset +10 8 £31,250 -30.55% 1
Cornwall -6 6 £31,500 +12.50%
Gloucestershire -24 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Devon -6 1 £38,500 +40.00%
Somerset -27 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 67 (54.03%) CSS
2 66 (53.23%) HTML
2 66 (53.23%) .NET
3 62 (50.00%) C#
4 54 (43.55%) Degree
5 51 (41.13%) JavaScript
6 47 (37.90%) SQL Server
7 43 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (31.45%) MVC
9 38 (30.65%) ASP.NET
10 37 (29.84%) SQL
11 29 (23.39%) jQuery
12 28 (22.58%) HTML5
12 28 (22.58%) Apple iOS
12 28 (22.58%) TDD
12 28 (22.58%) PHP
13 27 (21.77%) Android
13 27 (21.77%) iOS Development
14 26 (20.97%) Android Development
14 26 (20.97%) Windows
15 24 (19.35%) Finance
15 24 (19.35%) Software Engineering
16 21 (16.94%) XML
16 21 (16.94%) Xamarin
16 21 (16.94%) Unit Testing
17 20 (16.13%) Microsoft
17 20 (16.13%) SDLC
18 19 (15.32%) Oracle
18 19 (15.32%) XAML
18 19 (15.32%) MVVM

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.26%) Joomla!
3 8 (6.45%) IIS
3 8 (6.45%) NServiceBus
4 7 (5.65%) Alfresco
5 6 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (4.84%) Node.js
5 6 (4.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.61%) WordPress
6 2 (1.61%) Apache
6 2 (1.61%) Drupal
7 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.87%) Internet
2 8 (6.45%) HTTP
3 2 (1.61%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (37.90%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.71%) MySQL
3 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.65%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.42%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.48%) Subversion
3 10 (8.06%) NUnit
4 9 (7.26%) Ant
5 8 (6.45%) Maven
5 8 (6.45%) SpecFlow
6 7 (5.65%) Apache Ivy
7 6 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (4.84%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.42%) JIRA
9 2 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.61%) Selenium
9 2 (1.61%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.61%) JUnit
9 2 (1.61%) PEAR
9 2 (1.61%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (1.61%) Trac
10 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (19.35%) Finance
2 16 (12.90%) Games
3 11 (8.87%) Banking
4 10 (8.06%) Electronics
5 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.61%) Marketing
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (54.03%) CSS
2 66 (53.23%) HTML
2 66 (53.23%) .NET
3 38 (30.65%) ASP.NET
4 29 (23.39%) jQuery
5 28 (22.58%) HTML5
6 21 (16.94%) XML
7 18 (14.52%) CSS3
8 15 (12.10%) Web Services
9 14 (11.29%) KnockoutJS
9 14 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (10.48%) RESTful
11 10 (8.06%) Qt
11 10 (8.06%) MFC
11 10 (8.06%) SOAP
11 10 (8.06%) OpenGL
11 10 (8.06%) DirectX
11 10 (8.06%) Ajax
12 9 (7.26%) Classic ASP
12 9 (7.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Computer Science
2 16 (12.90%) Xbox
3 11 (8.87%) Mathematics
4 10 (8.06%) Data Structures
4 10 (8.06%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.65%) RIA
6 6 (4.84%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.84%) User Experience
6 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.58%) Apple iOS
2 27 (21.77%) Android
3 26 (20.97%) Windows
4 18 (14.52%) Linux
5 17 (13.71%) Windows 8
5 17 (13.71%) Windows Phone
6 6 (4.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.45%) MVC
3 28 (22.58%) TDD
4 27 (21.77%) iOS Development
5 26 (20.97%) Android Development
6 24 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 21 (16.94%) Unit Testing
8 20 (16.13%) SDLC
9 19 (15.32%) MVVM
10 16 (12.90%) System Testing
11 13 (10.48%) OOD
12 12 (9.68%) OOP
13 11 (8.87%) OO
14 10 (8.06%) OOA/OOD
14 10 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (8.06%) Data Modelling
14 10 (8.06%) Mobile Development
15 9 (7.26%) Pair Programming
15 9 (7.26%) Test Automation
15 9 (7.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 62 (50.00%) C#
2 51 (41.13%) JavaScript
3 37 (29.84%) SQL
4 28 (22.58%) PHP
5 19 (15.32%) XAML
6 17 (13.71%) Java
7 10 (8.06%) C++
8 9 (7.26%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.65%) VB.NET
10 6 (4.84%) C
11 4 (3.23%) Python
12 2 (1.61%) VB
12 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.61%) PHP5
13 1 (0.81%) Ruby
13 1 (0.81%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (43.55%) Degree
2 18 (14.52%) Security Cleared
3 17 (13.71%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.84%) MCPD
Vendors
1 21 (16.94%) Xamarin
2 20 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 19 (15.32%) Oracle
4 7 (5.65%) Adobe
5 5 (4.03%) Zend
6 3 (2.42%) Twitter
7 2 (1.61%) Apple
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