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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 600 684 694
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +10
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 295 228 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 255 200 166
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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
54977 61879 57818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.46% 52.70% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46773 52797 49726
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £63,125 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 2015. 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 +87 287 £55,000 +10.00% 136
London +112 209 £60,000 +9.09% 109
City of London +70 64 £55,000 -4.34% 59
East of England +24 24 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Yorkshire +26 19 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South East -50 19 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Cambridgeshire +24 15 £50,000 - 2
South Yorkshire - 14 £40,000 -
Hampshire -1 8 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Berkshire -10 7 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Sheffield - 7 £45,000 -
Bromley - 7 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire +24 5 £35,000 -17.64%
East Midlands +11 5 £47,500 +37.18% 2
Reading -17 5 £42,000 -16.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 5 - -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £47,500 - 1
Manchester +19 4 £24,750 -36.53% 1
Bedfordshire +17 4 £46,250 +15.62% 3
North West +2 4 £24,750 -36.53% 6
Nottingham - 4 £47,500 - 1
Ilkley - 4 £35,000 -
Cambridge +26 3 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands -5 3 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Oxfordshire +8 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Abingdon +3 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Brighton +1 2 - -
East Sussex -5 2 - -
South West -10 2 £39,000 +40.54%
Warwickshire - 2 £52,500 -

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 499 (98.04%) Salesforce.com
2 385 (75.64%) Visualforce
3 217 (42.63%) Force.com
4 207 (40.67%) CRM
5 158 (31.04%) Agile Software Development
6 148 (29.08%) Java
7 110 (21.61%) JavaScript
8 108 (21.22%) SQL
9 105 (20.63%) Scrum
10 94 (18.47%) .NET
11 93 (18.27%) C#
12 78 (15.32%) Web Services
12 78 (15.32%) SOQL
13 73 (14.34%) HTML
13 73 (14.34%) Finance
14 70 (13.75%) OO
15 63 (12.38%) SOAP
16 60 (11.79%) Business Analysis
16 60 (11.79%) Waterfall
17 50 (9.82%) CSS
18 49 (9.63%) SaaS
18 49 (9.63%) Enterprise Software
19 46 (9.04%) SOA
19 46 (9.04%) REST
20 44 (8.64%) Web Application Development
21 43 (8.45%) Migration
22 42 (8.25%) XML
23 39 (7.66%) ERP
23 39 (7.66%) Git (software)
24 38 (7.47%) Degree

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (1.96%) CMS
2 6 (1.18%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (0.98%) WordPress
4 3 (0.59%) Node.js
5 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.77%) MS Visio
2 9 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.18%) MS Office
4 4 (0.79%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 14 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.18%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.39%) Radian6
3 2 (0.39%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 217 (42.63%) Force.com
2 49 (9.63%) SaaS
3 8 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.57%) Veeva
4 5 (0.98%) FinancialForce.com
4 5 (0.98%) PaaS
5 4 (0.79%) Heroku
5 4 (0.79%) GitHub
6 3 (0.59%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.20%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.54%) HTTP
2 10 (1.96%) Internet
3 8 (1.57%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.18%) Intranet
5 4 (0.79%) CTI
6 1 (0.20%) SMS
6 1 (0.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.54%) Relational Database
3 16 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.18%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.79%) MySQL
8 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (7.66%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.09%) Subversion
2 31 (6.09%) Jenkins
3 26 (5.11%) Eclipse
3 26 (5.11%) Ant
4 19 (3.73%) Oracle APEX
5 11 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.59%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.39%) JIRA
8 1 (0.20%) Maven
8 1 (0.20%) Selenium
8 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 73 (14.34%) Finance
2 33 (6.48%) Marketing
3 23 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.32%) Retail
5 17 (3.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (1.96%) Law
7 8 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.57%) Front Office
7 8 (1.57%) Back Office
8 6 (1.18%) Publishing
9 4 (0.79%) Banking
10 2 (0.39%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.39%) Billing
10 2 (0.39%) Games
10 2 (0.39%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 320 (62.87%) Developer
2 276 (54.22%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 63 (12.38%) Consultant
4 59 (11.59%) Architect
4 59 (11.59%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 56 (11.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 48 (9.43%) Senior Developer
6 48 (9.43%) Analyst
7 43 (8.45%) Technical Architect
8 35 (6.88%) Technical Consultant
9 30 (5.89%) Business Analyst
10 27 (5.30%) Salesforce.com Administrator
10 27 (5.30%) Administrator
11 14 (2.75%) CRM Developer
11 14 (2.75%) Lead Developer
12 12 (2.36%) Junior
13 11 (2.16%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (2.16%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
14 10 (1.96%) Junior Developer
15 9 (1.77%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (75.64%) Visualforce
2 94 (18.47%) .NET
3 78 (15.32%) Web Services
4 73 (14.34%) HTML
5 63 (12.38%) SOAP
6 50 (9.82%) CSS
7 46 (9.04%) REST
8 42 (8.25%) XML
9 37 (7.27%) Mason
9 37 (7.27%) ASP.NET
10 29 (5.70%) jQuery
11 20 (3.93%) Middleware
12 18 (3.54%) JSON
13 17 (3.34%) Ajax
14 14 (2.75%) J2EE
15 13 (2.55%) Ext JS
16 10 (1.96%) COM
17 9 (1.77%) WSDL
17 9 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
18 6 (1.18%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.63%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (7.27%) Data Structures
3 27 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.95%) Data Extraction
5 13 (2.55%) Data Integration
6 10 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.38%) User Experience
7 7 (1.38%) Enterprise Cloud
8 6 (1.18%) Life Science
8 6 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.98%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.79%) IVR
11 2 (0.39%) Social Media
12 1 (0.20%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.20%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.20%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.96%) Windows
2 5 (0.98%) UNIX
3 3 (0.59%) AIX
3 3 (0.59%) Solaris
3 3 (0.59%) Linux
4 2 (0.39%) Android
5 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (40.67%) CRM
2 158 (31.04%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (20.63%) Scrum
4 70 (13.75%) OO
5 60 (11.79%) Business Analysis
5 60 (11.79%) Waterfall
6 46 (9.04%) SOA
7 44 (8.64%) Web Application Development
8 43 (8.45%) Migration
9 39 (7.66%) ERP
10 34 (6.68%) Data Modelling
11 31 (6.09%) Validation
12 29 (5.70%) ETL
12 29 (5.70%) Data Migration
13 26 (5.11%) Project Management
14 25 (4.91%) Web Development
15 24 (4.72%) Asset Management
15 24 (4.72%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (4.52%) Workflow
17 20 (3.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 148 (29.08%) Java
2 110 (21.61%) JavaScript
3 108 (21.22%) SQL
4 93 (18.27%) C#
5 78 (15.32%) SOQL
6 36 (7.07%) PHP
7 23 (4.52%) T-SQL
8 21 (4.13%) SOSL
9 14 (2.75%) VB.NET
10 12 (2.36%) C++
11 5 (0.98%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.79%) R
13 3 (0.59%) Perl
13 3 (0.59%) Python
13 3 (0.59%) Ruby
13 3 (0.59%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (7.47%) Degree
2 2 (0.39%) CBAP
2 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.16%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (3.54%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.20%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 499 (98.04%) Salesforce.com
2 26 (5.11%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.52%) Informatica
4 19 (3.73%) Oracle
5 17 (3.34%) Siebel
6 11 (2.16%) Tableau
7 10 (1.96%) ExactTarget
8 8 (1.57%) Google
8 8 (1.57%) Cognizant
8 8 (1.57%) Eloqua
9 7 (1.38%) SAP
9 7 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (1.18%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.18%) IBM
10 6 (1.18%) Conga
11 5 (0.98%) Marketo
12 4 (0.79%) Teradata
13 3 (0.59%) Zuora
14 2 (0.39%) Infor
14 2 (0.39%) EPiServer
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Skillsearch Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Real Staffing Group
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maximus
Posted: 3 days ago