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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 621 740 640
Rank change year-on-year
+119 -100
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 295 189 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.31% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 268 155 219
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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
56040 61209 59620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.64% 52.78% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 47671 51498 51275
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 £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +121 286 £52,500 -4.54% 135
London +75 193 £55,000 -2.22% 113
City of London +49 59 £60,000 - 65
South East -34 36 £50,000 -9.09% 10
East of England +27 18 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Cambridgeshire - 17 £50,000 - 3
Bromley - 16 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire -4 15 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Yorkshire +14 11 £40,000 -50.00% 1
Hampshire +12 10 £37,500 -31.81% 3
Slough +11 10 £60,000 +33.33%
Cambridge - 9 £50,000 - 2
North West +14 8 £34,000 +51.11%
Manchester +6 8 £34,000 +51.11%
West Yorkshire -2 7 £55,000 -31.25% 1
Portsmouth - 7 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire +13 6 £50,000 +33.33%
East Midlands +18 5 £47,500 +37.18% 2
Nottinghamshire +9 5 £47,500 - 1
Abingdon +4 5 £50,000 +33.33%
Nottingham -2 4 £47,500 - 1
Reading -15 4 - -
South Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Leeds +6 3 £60,000 -25.00%
Winchester - 3 £47,500 -
Ilkley - 3 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -15 2 £22,500 -21.05% 1
Surrey -17 2 £35,000 -36.36% 2
South West -18 2 £38,750 +39.63%
Devon - 2 £38,750 -

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 440 (97.56%) Salesforce.com
2 352 (78.05%) Visualforce
3 202 (44.79%) Force.com
4 178 (39.47%) CRM
5 136 (30.16%) Java
6 133 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (20.18%) JavaScript
8 88 (19.51%) SQL
9 83 (18.40%) Scrum
10 82 (18.18%) C#
11 81 (17.96%) .NET
11 81 (17.96%) Web Services
12 71 (15.74%) SOQL
13 65 (14.41%) Finance
14 62 (13.75%) HTML
14 62 (13.75%) SOAP
15 56 (12.42%) OO
16 51 (11.31%) Mason
17 48 (10.64%) REST
18 46 (10.20%) Waterfall
19 45 (9.98%) Business Analysis
20 43 (9.53%) Enterprise Software
21 41 (9.09%) PHP
21 41 (9.09%) CSS
21 41 (9.09%) XML
22 40 (8.87%) Data Structures
23 39 (8.65%) SaaS
24 38 (8.43%) SOA
25 36 (7.98%) Web Application Development
26 35 (7.76%) Migration

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 7 (1.55%) CMS
2 6 (1.33%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (0.89%) WordPress
4 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.33%) MS Office
3 4 (0.89%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.67%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.22%) Radian6
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 202 (44.79%) Force.com
2 39 (8.65%) SaaS
3 10 (2.22%) SoftLayer
4 6 (1.33%) PaaS
5 4 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.67%) Heroku
7 1 (0.22%) IaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.21%) HTTP
2 9 (2.00%) Internet
3 8 (1.77%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.33%) Intranet
5 4 (0.89%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.99%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.89%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.67%) Big Data
7 3 (0.67%) MySQL
8 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.22%) DataStage
9 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (6.43%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.10%) Subversion
3 22 (4.88%) Eclipse
3 22 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 21 (4.66%) Ant
5 11 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.22%) Selenium
8 1 (0.22%) JIRA
General
1 65 (14.41%) Finance
2 24 (5.32%) Marketing
3 23 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.99%) Retail
5 13 (2.88%) Publishing
6 10 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.55%) Front Office
7 7 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.33%) Back Office
9 5 (1.11%) Law
9 5 (1.11%) Banking
10 3 (0.67%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.44%) French Language
11 2 (0.44%) Billing
11 2 (0.44%) Advertising
11 2 (0.44%) Games
12 1 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 264 (58.54%) Developer
2 225 (49.89%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 62 (13.75%) Analyst
4 54 (11.97%) Architect
4 54 (11.97%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 48 (10.64%) Consultant
6 44 (9.76%) Business Analyst
7 41 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 37 (8.20%) Senior Developer
9 36 (7.98%) Technical Architect
10 25 (5.54%) Administrator
10 25 (5.54%) Salesforce.com Administrator
11 24 (5.32%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 24 (5.32%) Technical Consultant
12 17 (3.77%) CRM Developer
13 16 (3.55%) Junior
14 15 (3.33%) Junior Developer
15 14 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
16 10 (2.22%) Technical Analyst
17 8 (1.77%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (78.05%) Visualforce
2 81 (17.96%) .NET
2 81 (17.96%) Web Services
3 62 (13.75%) SOAP
3 62 (13.75%) HTML
4 51 (11.31%) Mason
5 48 (10.64%) REST
6 41 (9.09%) CSS
6 41 (9.09%) XML
7 34 (7.54%) ASP.NET
8 23 (5.10%) jQuery
9 21 (4.66%) JSON
10 18 (3.99%) Ajax
11 13 (2.88%) Middleware
12 10 (2.22%) HTML5
13 9 (2.00%) Ext JS
14 7 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (1.55%) WSDL
14 7 (1.55%) J2EE
15 6 (1.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.53%) Enterprise Software
2 40 (8.87%) Data Structures
3 21 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.10%) Data Extraction
5 13 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.77%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.55%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.33%) User Experience
9 5 (1.11%) Life Science
10 4 (0.89%) IVR
10 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.44%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.22%) Open Source
12 1 (0.22%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.77%) Windows
2 5 (1.11%) UNIX
3 3 (0.67%) AIX
3 3 (0.67%) Solaris
3 3 (0.67%) Linux
4 2 (0.44%) Android
5 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (39.47%) CRM
2 133 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (18.40%) Scrum
4 56 (12.42%) OO
5 46 (10.20%) Waterfall
6 45 (9.98%) Business Analysis
7 38 (8.43%) SOA
8 36 (7.98%) Web Application Development
9 35 (7.76%) Migration
10 29 (6.43%) Validation
11 28 (6.21%) Web Development
12 27 (5.99%) Data Modelling
13 25 (5.54%) ERP
14 24 (5.32%) Workflow
14 24 (5.32%) ETL
15 23 (5.10%) Project Management
16 22 (4.88%) Change Control
17 21 (4.66%) Data Migration
17 21 (4.66%) Software Engineering
18 16 (3.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 136 (30.16%) Java
2 91 (20.18%) JavaScript
3 88 (19.51%) SQL
4 82 (18.18%) C#
5 71 (15.74%) SOQL
6 41 (9.09%) PHP
7 22 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 16 (3.55%) SOSL
9 14 (3.10%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.88%) C++
11 7 (1.55%) Python
12 3 (0.67%) Perl
12 3 (0.67%) Scala
12 3 (0.67%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.44%) Ruby
14 1 (0.22%) Groovy
14 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (5.99%) Degree
2 2 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.21%) QA
2 3 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 440 (97.56%) Salesforce.com
2 17 (3.77%) Informatica
3 16 (3.55%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.44%) Siebel
5 10 (2.22%) Google
6 7 (1.55%) Tableau
6 7 (1.55%) Eloqua
6 7 (1.55%) IBM
6 7 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (1.33%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.33%) Neolane
8 5 (1.11%) ExactTarget
8 5 (1.11%) Oracle
9 4 (0.89%) Marketo
10 3 (0.67%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.67%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.67%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.67%) SAP
11 2 (0.44%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.44%) webMethods
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