The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 78 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 14 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.60% 1.38% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.45% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 17
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -17.72%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.45% +1.42%
Applications Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
842 899 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.34% 95.74% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 648 805 738
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Southampton region.

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Southampton

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 14 (60.87%) HTML
1 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
1 14 (60.87%) CSS
2 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
2 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Mobile App
4 9 (39.13%) Mobile Development
4 9 (39.13%) Android Development
4 9 (39.13%) iOS Development
4 9 (39.13%) Customer Engagement
4 9 (39.13%) Apple iOS
4 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Android
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) LAMP
6 4 (17.39%) Retail
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
6 4 (17.39%) Degree
6 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) XML
6 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (13.04%) NVQ Level 4
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 7

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
2 1 (4.35%) MSTest
2 1 (4.35%) Moq
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) HTML
1 14 (60.87%) CSS
2 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
2 13 (56.52%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) LAMP
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
3 4 (17.39%) XML
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (13.04%) Classic ASP
4 3 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.35%) Android SDK
5 1 (4.35%) RESTful
5 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) Kindle
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Apple iOS
1 9 (39.13%) Android
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Mobile Development
2 9 (39.13%) Android Development
2 9 (39.13%) iOS Development
2 9 (39.13%) Customer Engagement
2 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
3 8 (34.78%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) DSDM
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.35%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (13.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Infobright
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.35%) Google
Southampton, Hampshire
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