The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 724 685 627
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -58
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 174 207 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.35% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 164 189 227
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £33,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56390 58446 63333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.35% 53.38% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 48386 49378 55869
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apex Code within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apex Code
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apex Code within the UK.

Apex Code Salary Trend in the UK

Apex Code
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apex Code over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Apex Code Salary Histogram in the UK

Apex Code
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
England -36 170 £55,000 +10.00% 74
London +13 105 £60,000 +9.09% 37
City of London +41 56 £60,000 +10.09% 25
South East +37 44 £40,000 -15.78% 23
Surrey +12 18 £30,000 -27.27% 3
Hampshire -22 11 £40,000 - 5
East of England -45 11 £50,000 - 4
Portsmouth - 6 £40,000 - 1
Winchester +6 5 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Guildford - 5 £35,000 - 1
M4 Corridor - 5 £70,000 -
Essex -37 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £50,000 - 2
Cambridge - 4 £50,000 - 1
Godalming - 3 £40,000 -
Luton - 3 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
East Midlands +23 2 - -
Nottinghamshire +6 2 - -
Nottingham +5 2 - -
Middlesex - 2 £42,500 - 2
Berkshire -1 1 £50,000 -20.00% 6
West Midlands -19 1 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Windsor - 1 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 - 1
Trowbridge - 1 £55,000 - 1
Brentford - 1 £57,500 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £37,500 -
South West - 1 £55,000 - 4
Ealing - 1 £45,000 -

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Apex Code also 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 that cited Apex Code.

1 369 (98.66%) Salesforce.com
2 295 (78.88%) Visualforce
3 178 (47.59%) Force.com
4 138 (36.90%) CRM
5 109 (29.14%) Java
6 72 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (16.84%) Mason
8 58 (15.51%) JavaScript
9 54 (14.44%) HTML
10 52 (13.90%) Finance
11 49 (13.10%) C#
12 48 (12.83%) SQL
13 46 (12.30%) Web Services
14 41 (10.96%) .NET
15 39 (10.43%) Scrum
16 38 (10.16%) SOQL
17 37 (9.89%) OO
18 35 (9.36%) Workflow
19 32 (8.56%) jQuery
20 31 (8.29%) Degree
21 30 (8.02%) Migration
22 27 (7.22%) Business Analysis
23 26 (6.95%) CSS
23 26 (6.95%) SOAP
24 24 (6.42%) Data Structures
24 24 (6.42%) Marketing
24 24 (6.42%) PHP
24 24 (6.42%) Informatica
25 23 (6.15%) Change Control
25 23 (6.15%) QA

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Apex Code also 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 that cited Apex Code. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.14%) CMS
1 8 (2.14%) Umbraco
2 3 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.27%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (2.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS Project
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.80%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.27%) Radian6
3 1 (0.27%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 178 (47.59%) Force.com
2 10 (2.67%) SaaS
3 9 (2.41%) SoftLayer
4 4 (1.07%) PaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Heroku
5 1 (0.27%) IaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.60%) VoIP
1 6 (1.60%) HTTP
2 5 (1.34%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.27%) LDAP
3 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.01%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.60%) MySQL
4 5 (1.34%) DataStage
5 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.80%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.53%) Big Data
7 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (3.21%) Oracle APEX
2 11 (2.94%) JIRA
3 8 (2.14%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.60%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.60%) Subversion
5 2 (0.53%) Ant
6 1 (0.27%) NWDI
6 1 (0.27%) Hudson
6 1 (0.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.27%) Selenium
General
1 52 (13.90%) Finance
2 24 (6.42%) Marketing
3 18 (4.81%) Publishing
4 16 (4.28%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.67%) Retail
6 7 (1.87%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.07%) Dutch Language
9 3 (0.80%) Law
9 3 (0.80%) Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) Front Office
10 2 (0.53%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 235 (62.83%) Developer
2 210 (56.15%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 37 (9.89%) Analyst
4 33 (8.82%) Architect
4 33 (8.82%) Business Analyst
4 33 (8.82%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 29 (7.75%) Consultant
6 24 (6.42%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 23 (6.15%) Junior Developer
7 23 (6.15%) Junior
8 21 (5.61%) Senior Developer
8 21 (5.61%) Administrator
8 21 (5.61%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 21 (5.61%) Salesforce.com Administrator
9 18 (4.81%) Technical Architect
10 10 (2.67%) Web Developer
11 9 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (2.14%) Software Developer
12 8 (2.14%) CRM Developer
13 7 (1.87%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (78.88%) Visualforce
2 63 (16.84%) Mason
3 54 (14.44%) HTML
4 46 (12.30%) Web Services
5 41 (10.96%) .NET
6 32 (8.56%) jQuery
7 26 (6.95%) CSS
7 26 (6.95%) SOAP
8 23 (6.15%) REST
9 20 (5.35%) HTML5
10 18 (4.81%) ASP.NET
11 16 (4.28%) XML
12 13 (3.48%) JSON
13 12 (3.21%) Ajax
14 10 (2.67%) WSDL
14 10 (2.67%) COM
15 9 (2.41%) CSS3
16 8 (2.14%) Razor View Engine
17 7 (1.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 7 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.42%) Data Structures
2 20 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.14%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.14%) Data Integration
5 6 (1.60%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.34%) Life Science
7 4 (1.07%) iPad
7 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.80%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.80%) FMCG
9 2 (0.53%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.53%) Open Source
9 2 (0.53%) Social Media
9 2 (0.53%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.53%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.27%) New Media
10 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.14%) Android
2 7 (1.87%) Windows
3 6 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (36.90%) CRM
2 72 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (10.43%) Scrum
4 37 (9.89%) OO
5 35 (9.36%) Workflow
6 30 (8.02%) Migration
7 27 (7.22%) Business Analysis
8 23 (6.15%) Change Control
9 21 (5.61%) Data Migration
10 20 (5.35%) Web Development
10 20 (5.35%) ETL
11 19 (5.08%) OOP
11 19 (5.08%) MVC
11 19 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (4.28%) Software Engineering
12 16 (4.28%) Technical Architecture
13 15 (4.01%) Business Process Improvement
13 15 (4.01%) Service Management
14 14 (3.74%) Project Management
15 12 (3.21%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (29.14%) Java
2 58 (15.51%) JavaScript
3 49 (13.10%) C#
4 48 (12.83%) SQL
5 38 (10.16%) SOQL
6 24 (6.42%) PHP
7 17 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.67%) Python
9 9 (2.41%) C++
9 9 (2.41%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.34%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.80%) Scala
12 2 (0.53%) C
12 2 (0.53%) Ruby
13 1 (0.27%) Groovy
13 1 (0.27%) SOSL
13 1 (0.27%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 31 (8.29%) Degree
2 5 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (1.34%) PMP
2 5 (1.34%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.15%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) SAP ITS
Vendors
1 369 (98.66%) Salesforce.com
2 24 (6.42%) Informatica
3 13 (3.48%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.21%) Oracle
4 12 (3.21%) Siebel
5 11 (2.94%) NetSuite
6 10 (2.67%) Cognizant
7 9 (2.41%) IBM
8 7 (1.87%) Google
9 6 (1.60%) PeopleSoft
9 6 (1.60%) SAP
10 3 (0.80%) webMethods
11 2 (0.53%) ExactTarget
12 1 (0.27%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.27%) Appcelerator
12 1 (0.27%) Marketo
12 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
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