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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 82 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 5 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.59% 0.89% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.91% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
801 880 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.02% 97.45% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 709 841 807
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
3 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 14 (73.68%) IIS
3 14 (73.68%) CSS
4 13 (68.42%) SQL
5 11 (57.89%) VB
5 11 (57.89%) Time Management
6 9 (47.37%) LINQ
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 5 (26.32%) Android
9 4 (21.05%) Android Development
9 4 (21.05%) PHP
9 4 (21.05%) Java
9 4 (21.05%) Windows
10 3 (15.79%) MVC
10 3 (15.79%) Bugzilla
10 3 (15.79%) LAMP
10 3 (15.79%) Scrum
10 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
10 3 (15.79%) Subversion
10 3 (15.79%) Ajax
10 3 (15.79%) Web Development
10 3 (15.79%) OOP
10 3 (15.79%) OO
10 3 (15.79%) MySQL
10 3 (15.79%) iOS Development

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Bugzilla
1 3 (15.79%) Subversion
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) PEAR
1 3 (15.79%) PHPUnit
1 3 (15.79%) Trac
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) CSS
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) LINQ
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) LAMP
4 3 (15.79%) Ajax
4 3 (15.79%) Symfony
4 3 (15.79%) CakePHP
5 2 (10.53%) JSON
5 2 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Android
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Time Management
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Android Development
4 3 (15.79%) iOS Development
4 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
4 3 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) OOP
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) VB
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 4 (21.05%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
6 3 (15.79%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree