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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 709 740 781
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +41
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 229 197 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.37% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 203 183 139
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £80,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
52734 53572 56146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.07% 50.33% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 45496 46036 47133
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016 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 10 February 2016. 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
England +58 229 £55,000 +4.76% 75
London +71 180 £55,000 - 57
City of London +33 26 £57,500 +4.54% 15
South East -11 17 £58,750 +46.87% 9
West Midlands -3 13 £65,000 +173.68% 1
Hampshire +17 10 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Birmingham - 10 £65,000 -
Yorkshire +14 9 £50,000 +16.27% 3
Harrogate - 8 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 - 1
Winchester +9 6 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Surrey -1 4 £50,000 +66.66%
North West +27 3 £45,000 +32.35%
Manchester +19 2 £32,000 -5.88%
Oxfordshire -4 2 - - 1
Abingdon -8 2 - - 1
Telford - 2 £26,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £26,000 -
Bristol - 2 £50,000 - 1
South West - 2 £50,000 - 3
South Yorkshire +10 1 £37,500 -12.79% 2
East Midlands +3 1 £27,500 -50.00%
East of England -11 1 - - 1
Berkshire -15 1 £60,000 - 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £27,500 -
Reading - 1 £60,000 - 2
Sheffield - 1 £37,500 - 2
Southampton - 1 £60,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £27,500 -

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 486 (96.24%) Salesforce.com
2 418 (82.77%) Visualforce
3 240 (47.52%) Force.com
4 201 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
5 195 (38.61%) Java
6 144 (28.51%) CRM
7 141 (27.92%) JavaScript
8 111 (21.98%) Finance
9 109 (21.58%) .NET
10 101 (20.00%) Web Services
11 86 (17.03%) OO
12 84 (16.63%) SQL
13 82 (16.24%) HTML
13 82 (16.24%) Scrum
13 82 (16.24%) Mason
14 79 (15.64%) C#
15 75 (14.85%) Marketing
16 70 (13.86%) XML
16 70 (13.86%) CSS
17 69 (13.66%) SDLC
18 64 (12.67%) Jenkins
19 63 (12.48%) SOAP
20 62 (12.28%) SOA
21 59 (11.68%) SOQL
22 58 (11.49%) Git (software)
23 56 (11.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
24 54 (10.69%) Validation
25 52 (10.30%) Waterfall
26 51 (10.10%) Subversion
27 47 (9.31%) Degree

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 12 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (1.98%) CMS
3 6 (1.19%) Drupal
3 6 (1.19%) WordPress
4 5 (0.99%) Apache Solr
5 4 (0.79%) Joomla!
5 4 (0.79%) Node.js
6 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.20%) Apache
7 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (1.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.59%) MS Office
2 3 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 56 (11.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 9 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.58%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (0.99%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.59%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 240 (47.52%) Force.com
2 34 (6.73%) SaaS
3 21 (4.16%) Heroku
4 14 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (1.39%) Office 365
7 5 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.99%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.99%) Veeva
8 4 (0.79%) GitHub
9 2 (0.40%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.20%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.75%) Internet
2 10 (1.98%) HTTP
3 8 (1.58%) Intranet
4 2 (0.40%) DHCP
4 2 (0.40%) DNS
4 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.40%) LAN
4 2 (0.40%) SNMP
4 2 (0.40%) VoIP
4 2 (0.40%) VPN
5 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.13%) Relational Database
2 26 (5.15%) SQL Server
3 19 (3.76%) MySQL
4 12 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.20%) Big Data
8 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 64 (12.67%) Jenkins
2 58 (11.49%) Git (software)
3 51 (10.10%) Subversion
4 35 (6.93%) Oracle APEX
5 33 (6.53%) Ant
6 26 (5.15%) Eclipse
7 24 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (3.96%) Hudson
9 18 (3.56%) Selenium
10 14 (2.77%) TeamCity
11 12 (2.38%) JIRA
11 12 (2.38%) Maven
11 12 (2.38%) WebDriver
12 6 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.19%) JUnit
13 4 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
13 4 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 111 (21.98%) Finance
2 75 (14.85%) Marketing
3 38 (7.52%) Retail
4 22 (4.36%) Banking
5 20 (3.96%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.78%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.58%) Billing
9 4 (0.79%) Back Office
9 4 (0.79%) Publishing
10 3 (0.59%) Front Office
10 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.40%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.20%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 352 (69.70%) Developer
2 293 (58.02%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 52 (10.30%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 51 (10.10%) Administrator
4 51 (10.10%) Senior Developer
5 45 (8.91%) Consultant
5 45 (8.91%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 38 (7.52%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
7 36 (7.13%) Architect
7 36 (7.13%) Lead Developer
8 35 (6.93%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 35 (6.93%) Technical Consultant
9 24 (4.75%) Technical Architect
10 18 (3.56%) Java Developer
10 18 (3.56%) Technical Developer
11 16 (3.17%) Analyst
12 15 (2.97%) Salesforce.com Analyst
13 13 (2.57%) Analyst Developer
14 12 (2.38%) Developer Analyst
15 11 (2.18%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 418 (82.77%) Visualforce
2 109 (21.58%) .NET
3 101 (20.00%) Web Services
4 82 (16.24%) HTML
4 82 (16.24%) Mason
5 70 (13.86%) CSS
5 70 (13.86%) XML
6 63 (12.48%) SOAP
7 42 (8.32%) jQuery
8 35 (6.93%) REST
9 30 (5.94%) RESTful
10 24 (4.75%) JSON
11 21 (4.16%) Ajax
12 19 (3.76%) ASP.NET
13 17 (3.37%) COM
14 12 (2.38%) XML Schema
14 12 (2.38%) XSD
15 10 (1.98%) J2EE
16 8 (1.58%) HTML5
16 8 (1.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.17%) Data Integration
5 8 (1.58%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.58%) User Experience
6 7 (1.39%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 5 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (0.99%) Private Cloud
7 5 (0.99%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.59%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.40%) FMCG
9 2 (0.40%) Life Science
9 2 (0.40%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.20%) Blog
10 1 (0.20%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.20%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.76%) Windows
2 16 (3.17%) Linux
3 14 (2.77%) Unix
4 6 (1.19%) AIX
4 6 (1.19%) Solaris
5 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (28.51%) CRM
3 86 (17.03%) OO
4 82 (16.24%) Scrum
5 69 (13.66%) SDLC
6 62 (12.28%) SOA
7 54 (10.69%) Validation
8 52 (10.30%) Waterfall
9 42 (8.32%) Workflow
10 37 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (6.53%) Software Engineering
12 32 (6.34%) TDD
13 31 (6.14%) Migration
14 27 (5.35%) Web Application Development
15 26 (5.15%) Data Migration
15 26 (5.15%) Unit Testing
16 25 (4.95%) OOP
17 24 (4.75%) Mentoring
18 21 (4.16%) ETL
18 21 (4.16%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 195 (38.61%) Java
2 141 (27.92%) JavaScript
3 84 (16.63%) SQL
4 79 (15.64%) C#
5 59 (11.68%) SOQL
6 31 (6.14%) PHP
7 26 (5.15%) Python
8 19 (3.76%) Ruby
9 11 (2.18%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.98%) Perl
11 6 (1.19%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.19%) C++
11 6 (1.19%) PL/1
12 5 (0.99%) Clojure
13 4 (0.79%) SOSL
14 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.40%) VBScript
15 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.20%) VC++
Qualifications
1 47 (9.31%) Degree
2 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.40%) PMP
2 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.99%) QA
2 4 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.99%) vCloud
3 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.99%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 3 (0.59%) Jitterbit
3 2 (0.40%) Nagios
3 2 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.40%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 486 (96.24%) Salesforce.com
2 35 (6.93%) Oracle
3 29 (5.74%) Microsoft
4 25 (4.95%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 12 (2.38%) NetSuite
6 11 (2.18%) Siebel
6 11 (2.18%) TIBCO
7 9 (1.78%) ServiceNow
8 7 (1.39%) Informatica
8 7 (1.39%) VMware
9 6 (1.19%) Cognizant
9 6 (1.19%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.79%) Pegasus
10 4 (0.79%) SAP
10 4 (0.79%) Talend
11 3 (0.59%) Marketo
11 3 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.59%) Sophos
12 2 (0.40%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.40%) Symantec
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary & Bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Prosper Consulting Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + 15-25% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Very good Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago