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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 147 135 142
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 75 78 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.24% 1.49% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.57% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 67 65 58
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5806 4980 5350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.22% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4811 4331 4729
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 23 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 23 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 -1 42 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +5 11 £40,000 +31.04% 2
Wiltshire -19 6 £31,000 -11.42%
Devon -6 5 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Dorset -16 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Bristol -28 5 £24,750 -29.28%
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 75 (62.50%) C#
2 74 (61.67%) .NET
3 70 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 69 (57.50%) HTML
5 68 (56.67%) SQL Server
5 68 (56.67%) CSS
6 51 (42.50%) SQL
7 48 (40.00%) MySQL
7 48 (40.00%) XML
8 43 (35.83%) MVC
8 43 (35.83%) Web Development
9 40 (33.33%) jQuery
10 35 (29.17%) Java
11 34 (28.33%) JavaScript
11 34 (28.33%) XHTML
12 32 (26.67%) OO
13 30 (25.00%) Web Services
14 26 (21.67%) Finance
14 26 (21.67%) XSLT
14 26 (21.67%) MS Excel
15 24 (20.00%) Content Management
16 23 (19.17%) Oracle
16 23 (19.17%) PHP
17 22 (18.33%) CSS3
18 21 (17.50%) IIS
19 20 (16.67%) SOAP
20 19 (15.83%) Relational Database
21 18 (15.00%) HTML5
21 18 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
21 18 (15.00%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 (17.50%) IIS
2 16 (13.33%) NServiceBus
3 11 (9.17%) Apache
4 8 (6.67%) CMS
5 5 (4.17%) Umbraco
5 5 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.50%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.50%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.50%) Node.js
7 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.83%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.83%) Moodle
Applications
1 26 (21.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.00%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 48 (40.00%) MySQL
3 19 (15.83%) Relational Database
4 17 (14.17%) RDBMS
4 17 (14.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.33%) DB2
8 3 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.83%) Redis
10 1 (0.83%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (13.33%) NUnit
1 16 (13.33%) Subversion
1 16 (13.33%) SpecFlow
2 14 (11.67%) Git (software)
3 13 (10.83%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.33%) MSI
5 2 (1.67%) Xcode
5 2 (1.67%) Mocha
6 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (21.67%) Finance
2 17 (14.17%) Banking
3 13 (10.83%) Marketing
4 2 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (61.67%) .NET
2 70 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 69 (57.50%) HTML
4 68 (56.67%) CSS
5 48 (40.00%) XML
6 40 (33.33%) jQuery
7 34 (28.33%) XHTML
8 30 (25.00%) Web Services
9 26 (21.67%) XSLT
10 22 (18.33%) CSS3
11 20 (16.67%) SOAP
12 18 (15.00%) HTML5
13 16 (13.33%) MonoRail
13 16 (13.33%) JSON
13 16 (13.33%) NHibernate
13 16 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
13 16 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (10.00%) LAMP
14 12 (10.00%) WPF
15 11 (9.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 12 (10.00%) Open Source
3 11 (9.17%) W3C
4 8 (6.67%) N-Tier
5 6 (5.00%) RIA
6 4 (3.33%) iPhone
6 4 (3.33%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.33%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.50%) NHS
8 1 (0.83%) Derivative
8 1 (0.83%) Statistics
8 1 (0.83%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.33%) Linux
2 15 (12.50%) Android
3 11 (9.17%) Apple iOS
3 11 (9.17%) Ubuntu
4 10 (8.33%) Windows
5 4 (3.33%) AIX
5 4 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.83%) MVC
1 43 (35.83%) Web Development
2 32 (26.67%) OO
3 24 (20.00%) Content Management
4 18 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.33%) OOP
6 12 (10.00%) TDD
7 11 (9.17%) Risk Management
8 9 (7.50%) iOS Development
9 8 (6.67%) SOA
9 8 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 8 (6.67%) Product Marketing
9 8 (6.67%) V-Model
10 6 (5.00%) MVVM
11 4 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.33%) UML
11 4 (3.33%) Quality Management
11 4 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (62.50%) C#
2 51 (42.50%) SQL
3 35 (29.17%) Java
4 34 (28.33%) JavaScript
5 23 (19.17%) PHP
6 14 (11.67%) T-SQL
7 13 (10.83%) Python
8 11 (9.17%) ECMAScript
8 11 (9.17%) Ruby
9 8 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 8 (6.67%) Objective-C
9 8 (6.67%) PL/SQL
10 7 (5.83%) C++
11 6 (5.00%) C
12 5 (4.17%) PHP5
13 4 (3.33%) Korn
13 4 (3.33%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.33%) XAML
14 2 (1.67%) VBA
14 2 (1.67%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.67%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (19.17%) Oracle
2 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.17%) Zend
4 6 (5.00%) Google
5 5 (4.17%) Sitecore
6 4 (3.33%) Apple
6 4 (3.33%) IBM
7 3 (2.50%) JBoss
8 1 (0.83%) SAP
8 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.83%) VMware
8 1 (0.83%) Adobe
Cornwall
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stroud
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, excellent holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 23 days ago