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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 685 683 762
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +79
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 274 305 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.54% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 226 279 199
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
53611 56590 62933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.87% 50.96% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 46339 48102 53221
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
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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 -14 274 £55,000 - 28
London -1 201 £55,000 -4.34% 21
South East +42 37 £58,750 +17.50% 4
City of London +10 26 £57,750 -3.75% 6
West Sussex - 13 £57,500 -
West Midlands -8 12 £65,000 -
Birmingham - 11 £65,000 -
Hampshire +17 8 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Oxfordshire 0 7 - - 1
Abingdon -22 7 - - 1
South West +2 6 £48,750 +25.00%
Bristol - 6 £48,750 -
Winchester +24 5 £53,750 +22.85% 1
North West +13 5 £35,000 +2.94%
Manchester +6 5 £35,000 +2.94%
Yorkshire +3 5 £35,000 -12.50%
East of England -6 5 £42,500 -15.00% 3
East Sussex +27 4 £55,000 -
Leeds +7 4 £35,000 -41.66%
West Yorkshire +6 4 £35,000 -22.22%
Essex - 4 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire +1 3 £67,500 +12.50%
East Midlands -6 3 £42,500 -10.52%
Basildon - 3 £42,500 -
Reading +22 2 £67,500 -
Brighton +15 2 £55,000 -
Cambridge +10 1 - - 1
Nottingham +7 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Sheffield +6 1 £30,000 -33.33%
South Yorkshire +6 1 £30,000 -25.00%

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 479 (95.61%) Salesforce.com
2 407 (81.24%) Visualforce
3 239 (47.70%) Force.com
4 201 (40.12%) Java
5 196 (39.12%) Agile Software Development
6 157 (31.34%) CRM
7 139 (27.74%) .NET
8 127 (25.35%) JavaScript
9 114 (22.75%) Web Services
10 112 (22.36%) OO
11 101 (20.16%) Finance
12 86 (17.17%) SOQL
13 84 (16.77%) Marketing
14 83 (16.57%) C#
15 75 (14.97%) SOAP
16 73 (14.57%) SDLC
17 72 (14.37%) XML
18 71 (14.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
19 67 (13.37%) jQuery
19 67 (13.37%) Mason
19 67 (13.37%) Scrum
20 66 (13.17%) HTML
21 62 (12.38%) SQL
22 59 (11.78%) Waterfall
23 57 (11.38%) CSS
23 57 (11.38%) SOA
24 56 (11.18%) Git (software)
25 55 (10.98%) Enterprise Software
26 54 (10.78%) Migration
27 53 (10.58%) Subversion

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 10 (2.00%) CMS
2 5 (1.00%) WordPress
3 4 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.60%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.40%) Apache
5 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 13 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 71 (14.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 14 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.00%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.60%) Radian6
5 2 (0.40%) BigMachines
5 2 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 239 (47.70%) Force.com
2 36 (7.19%) Heroku
3 32 (6.39%) SaaS
4 24 (4.79%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.80%) Amazon S3
6 9 (1.80%) GitHub
6 9 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (1.80%) Office 365
7 6 (1.20%) Veeva
8 5 (1.00%) FinancialForce.com
9 1 (0.20%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.39%) Internet
2 15 (2.99%) HTTP
3 4 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.60%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (10.18%) Relational Database
2 38 (7.58%) SQL Server
3 15 (2.99%) RDBMS
4 13 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.40%) Big Data
6 2 (0.40%) DB2
6 2 (0.40%) MySQL
7 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (11.18%) Git (software)
2 53 (10.58%) Jenkins
2 53 (10.58%) Subversion
3 50 (9.98%) Oracle APEX
4 27 (5.39%) Ant
5 20 (3.99%) Eclipse
5 20 (3.99%) TeamCity
6 14 (2.79%) Hudson
6 14 (2.79%) JIRA
6 14 (2.79%) Selenium
7 13 (2.59%) Maven
7 13 (2.59%) WebDriver
8 12 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (0.80%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.20%) Checkstyle
11 1 (0.20%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.20%) JMeter
11 1 (0.20%) JUnit
General
1 101 (20.16%) Finance
2 84 (16.77%) Marketing
3 19 (3.79%) Financial Institution
4 17 (3.39%) Retail
5 10 (2.00%) Banking
6 9 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.00%) Front Office
9 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.60%) Publishing
11 2 (0.40%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.20%) Games
12 1 (0.20%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 343 (68.46%) Developer
2 289 (57.68%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 56 (11.18%) Senior Developer
4 51 (10.18%) Administrator
4 51 (10.18%) Salesforce.com Administrator
5 44 (8.78%) Consultant
5 44 (8.78%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 43 (8.58%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
7 41 (8.18%) Lead Developer
8 36 (7.19%) Architect
8 36 (7.19%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 34 (6.79%) Technical Consultant
10 28 (5.59%) Technical Architect
11 27 (5.39%) Analyst
12 25 (4.99%) Salesforce.com Analyst
13 18 (3.59%) Java Developer
14 13 (2.59%) Full Stack Developer
15 12 (2.40%) Business Analyst
15 12 (2.40%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
15 12 (2.40%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 407 (81.24%) Visualforce
2 139 (27.74%) .NET
3 114 (22.75%) Web Services
4 75 (14.97%) SOAP
5 72 (14.37%) XML
6 67 (13.37%) jQuery
6 67 (13.37%) Mason
7 66 (13.17%) HTML
8 57 (11.38%) CSS
9 51 (10.18%) REST
10 50 (9.98%) JSON
11 28 (5.59%) ASP.NET
12 25 (4.99%) RESTful
13 14 (2.79%) Ajax
14 13 (2.59%) XML Schema
14 13 (2.59%) XSD
15 12 (2.40%) Middleware
16 11 (2.20%) J2EE
16 11 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
16 11 (2.20%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.98%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (4.59%) Data Integration
3 22 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (2.79%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.00%) User Experience
6 9 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (1.80%) Private Cloud
6 9 (1.80%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.00%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.80%) Fintech
8 4 (0.80%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.60%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.40%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (0.40%) FMCG
10 2 (0.40%) Life Science
10 2 (0.40%) Social Media
11 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.20%) iPad
11 1 (0.20%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.80%) Android
1 4 (0.80%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.60%) Windows
3 2 (0.40%) Linux
4 1 (0.20%) AIX
4 1 (0.20%) Solaris
4 1 (0.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (39.12%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (31.34%) CRM
3 112 (22.36%) OO
4 73 (14.57%) SDLC
5 67 (13.37%) Scrum
6 59 (11.78%) Waterfall
7 57 (11.38%) SOA
8 54 (10.78%) Migration
9 46 (9.18%) Data Migration
9 46 (9.18%) OOP
10 44 (8.78%) Validation
11 41 (8.18%) ETL
12 34 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (6.59%) Coaching
13 33 (6.59%) Project Management
14 32 (6.39%) Workflow
15 31 (6.19%) Mentoring
16 28 (5.59%) Web Application Development
17 27 (5.39%) Web Development
18 26 (5.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 201 (40.12%) Java
2 127 (25.35%) JavaScript
3 86 (17.17%) SOQL
4 83 (16.57%) C#
5 62 (12.38%) SQL
6 26 (5.19%) Python
7 24 (4.79%) PHP
7 24 (4.79%) SOSL
8 16 (3.19%) Ruby
9 9 (1.80%) Perl
10 8 (1.60%) C++
11 6 (1.20%) PL/1
11 6 (1.20%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.20%) Groovy
13 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (7.78%) Degree
2 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.40%) PMP
2 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.20%) OCA
3 1 (0.20%) OCAJ
3 1 (0.20%) OCP
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.79%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (1.80%) vCloud
1 9 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.40%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.20%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 479 (95.61%) Salesforce.com
2 50 (9.98%) Oracle
3 21 (4.19%) Microsoft
4 16 (3.19%) Informatica
4 16 (3.19%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 13 (2.59%) SAP
5 13 (2.59%) ServiceNow
6 9 (1.80%) VMware
7 8 (1.60%) Cognizant
7 8 (1.60%) Marketo
7 8 (1.60%) NetSuite
8 7 (1.40%) Sophos
9 6 (1.20%) Pardot
9 6 (1.20%) Talend
10 5 (1.00%) Adobe
10 5 (1.00%) Siebel
11 4 (0.80%) Ektron
12 3 (0.60%) HubSpot
12 3 (0.60%) Pegasus
13 2 (0.40%) TIBCO
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Technology People UK
Salary: Up to £55,000 + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Technology People UK
Salary: Up to £90,000 + Bonus + Pension for proven candidate
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Full benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum + Quarterly + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago