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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 148 129 152
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 76 83 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.24% 1.58% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.67% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 68 67 57
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,319 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5870 4981 5340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.74% 95.08% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4317 4719
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 28 July 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 July 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 +4 40 £35,000 - 2
Gloucestershire 0 13 £40,000 +31.04% 2
Wiltshire -17 7 £31,000 -11.42%
Devon -9 5 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Dorset -15 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Bristol -23 4 £24,750 -34.00% 1
Cornwall - 1 £28,000 - 1
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 76 (62.81%) C#
2 74 (61.16%) .NET
3 70 (57.85%) ASP.NET
4 68 (56.20%) SQL Server
4 68 (56.20%) HTML
5 67 (55.37%) CSS
6 53 (43.80%) SQL
7 49 (40.50%) XML
8 48 (39.67%) MySQL
9 44 (36.36%) MVC
10 43 (35.54%) Web Development
11 37 (30.58%) jQuery
12 35 (28.93%) Java
13 34 (28.10%) XHTML
14 33 (27.27%) JavaScript
15 31 (25.62%) OO
16 27 (22.31%) Web Services
16 27 (22.31%) XSLT
17 26 (21.49%) MS Excel
17 26 (21.49%) Finance
18 24 (19.83%) Content Management
19 23 (19.01%) Oracle
19 23 (19.01%) PHP
20 22 (18.18%) CSS3
21 21 (17.36%) IIS
21 21 (17.36%) SOAP
22 19 (15.70%) Relational Database
23 18 (14.88%) HTML5
23 18 (14.88%) Internet
24 17 (14.05%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 21 (17.36%) IIS
2 16 (13.22%) NServiceBus
3 11 (9.09%) Apache
4 7 (5.79%) CMS
5 5 (4.13%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (4.13%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.48%) Node.js
6 3 (2.48%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.48%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.48%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.83%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 26 (21.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (56.20%) SQL Server
2 48 (39.67%) MySQL
3 19 (15.70%) Relational Database
4 17 (14.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (14.05%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.79%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.13%) DB2
8 3 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.65%) MS Access
9 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.83%) Redis
10 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (13.22%) SpecFlow
1 16 (13.22%) NUnit
2 15 (12.40%) Subversion
3 14 (11.57%) Git (software)
4 13 (10.74%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.31%) MSI
6 2 (1.65%) Xcode
6 2 (1.65%) Mocha
7 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
General
1 26 (21.49%) Finance
2 17 (14.05%) Banking
3 12 (9.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (61.16%) .NET
2 70 (57.85%) ASP.NET
3 68 (56.20%) HTML
4 67 (55.37%) CSS
5 49 (40.50%) XML
6 37 (30.58%) jQuery
7 34 (28.10%) XHTML
8 27 (22.31%) Web Services
8 27 (22.31%) XSLT
9 22 (18.18%) CSS3
10 21 (17.36%) SOAP
11 18 (14.88%) HTML5
12 17 (14.05%) JSON
13 16 (13.22%) NHibernate
13 16 (13.22%) MonoRail
13 16 (13.22%) Castle Windsor
13 16 (13.22%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (9.92%) LAMP
15 11 (9.09%) WPF
15 11 (9.09%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.22%) Mobile App
2 12 (9.92%) Open Source
3 11 (9.09%) W3C
4 7 (5.79%) N-Tier
5 6 (4.96%) RIA
6 4 (3.31%) iPhone
6 4 (3.31%) Smartphone
6 4 (3.31%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.48%) NHS
8 1 (0.83%) Derivative
8 1 (0.83%) Statistics
8 1 (0.83%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.05%) Android
2 16 (13.22%) Linux
3 12 (9.92%) Apple iOS
4 11 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 9 (7.44%) Windows
6 5 (4.13%) AIX
6 5 (4.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.36%) MVC
2 43 (35.54%) Web Development
3 31 (25.62%) OO
4 24 (19.83%) Content Management
5 16 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (12.40%) OOP
7 13 (10.74%) TDD
8 11 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 10 (8.26%) iOS Development
10 8 (6.61%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.79%) V-Model
11 7 (5.79%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.79%) Product Marketing
11 7 (5.79%) SOA
12 6 (4.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.96%) MVVM
13 5 (4.13%) Quality Management
14 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (3.31%) UML
14 4 (3.31%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (62.81%) C#
2 53 (43.80%) SQL
3 35 (28.93%) Java
4 33 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 23 (19.01%) PHP
6 13 (10.74%) Python
6 13 (10.74%) T-SQL
7 11 (9.09%) Ruby
7 11 (9.09%) ECMAScript
8 9 (7.44%) Objective-C
9 8 (6.61%) VB.NET
10 7 (5.79%) C++
10 7 (5.79%) PL/SQL
11 6 (4.96%) C
12 5 (4.13%) Korn
12 5 (4.13%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.31%) XAML
13 4 (3.31%) PHP5
14 3 (2.48%) VBA
15 2 (1.65%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (6.61%) Degree
2 6 (4.96%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Oracle
2 11 (9.09%) Zend
2 11 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.96%) Google
4 5 (4.13%) Sitecore
4 5 (4.13%) IBM
5 4 (3.31%) Apple
6 3 (2.48%) JBoss
7 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.83%) Adobe
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £61000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cornwall
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stroud
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, excellent holidays
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago