The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 325 319 300
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 965 1071 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 0.97% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.00% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 837 914 1114
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Developer
Salary Trend

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 within the UK.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -24 873 £44,500 +8.53% 88
London +46 341 £52,500 -1.86% 24
South East -33 176 £42,500 +3.65% 23
East of England 0 80 £40,000 +6.66% 8
West Midlands -2 67 £35,500 +1.06% 3
South West -26 65 £45,000 +34.32% 6
Yorkshire -8 55 £33,000 -12.00% 8
Scotland +29 54 £50,000 +40.84% 5
East Midlands +10 51 £40,000 +14.28% 5
City of London +55 48 £65,000 +10.63% 3
Hampshire -10 42 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Berkshire -4 40 £45,000 +5.88% 6
West Yorkshire -14 35 £32,500 -13.33% 8
North West -10 34 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Leeds -11 32 £32,500 -13.33% 6
Manchester -10 30 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Suffolk +15 27 £37,500 +36.36%
Cambridgeshire +1 26 £37,500 +10.29% 5
Surrey -28 25 £37,500 -9.09% 3
Ipswich +12 24 £37,500 +36.36%
Bristol +8 24 £38,250 -1.29% 2
Wiltshire +14 23 £47,500 +24.18% 1
Glasgow +1 22 £36,500 -14.11% 3
Oxfordshire -24 22 £50,000 +66.66% 3
Staffordshire +27 21 £35,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +1 21 £40,000 +1.91% 2
North Yorkshire +20 20 £38,500 +18.46%
East Sussex +13 20 £47,500 -19.83% 6
Nottingham +8 20 £40,000 +1.91% 2
Kent +9 19 £30,000 +20.00%

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Applications Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 821 (43.49%) SQL
2 818 (43.33%) .NET
3 817 (43.27%) JavaScript
4 791 (41.90%) C#
5 781 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
6 752 (39.83%) HTML
7 638 (33.79%) CSS
8 583 (30.88%) SQL Server
9 567 (30.03%) Java
10 502 (26.59%) ASP.NET
11 419 (22.19%) Finance
12 413 (21.88%) MVC
13 393 (20.82%) Degree
14 361 (19.12%) jQuery
15 334 (17.69%) XML
16 321 (17.00%) OO
17 313 (16.58%) TDD
18 312 (16.53%) Oracle
19 306 (16.21%) Android
20 305 (16.15%) HTML5
21 304 (16.10%) Apple iOS
22 295 (15.63%) AngularJS
23 291 (15.41%) Mobile App
24 288 (15.25%) Microsoft
25 249 (13.19%) Scrum
26 240 (12.71%) Web Services
27 236 (12.50%) Web Development
27 236 (12.50%) Windows
28 220 (11.65%) Git (software)
29 216 (11.44%) SDLC

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 130 (6.89%) IIS
2 103 (5.46%) Node.js
3 77 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 72 (3.81%) CMS
5 43 (2.28%) Tomcat
6 41 (2.17%) WebSphere
7 34 (1.80%) Apache
8 30 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
9 29 (1.54%) WordPress
10 28 (1.48%) JBoss
10 28 (1.48%) WebLogic
11 24 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
12 20 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 19 (1.01%) Oracle Application Server
14 18 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
15 15 (0.79%) Joomla!
15 15 (0.79%) Liferay
16 14 (0.74%) Confluence
16 14 (0.74%) Drupal
17 13 (0.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 173 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.07%) MS Office
3 11 (0.58%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.37%) Gliffy
4 7 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.053%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.053%) Revit
6 1 (0.053%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 67 (3.55%) Oracle Applications
2 62 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 60 (3.18%) Oracle EBS
4 43 (2.28%) Oracle 11i
5 24 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
6 16 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
7 15 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 15 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
8 14 (0.74%) Oracle Assets
9 12 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
10 11 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 10 (0.53%) Oracle HRMS
12 8 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
12 8 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
12 8 (0.42%) Infor M3
13 7 (0.37%) Demantra
13 7 (0.37%) Oracle SCM
14 6 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
15 5 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 5 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 74 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (2.54%) GitHub
2 48 (2.54%) SaaS
3 28 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.22%) Amazon S3
5 20 (1.06%) CloudFront
6 18 (0.95%) IaaS
7 12 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
8 9 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (0.48%) Force.com
8 9 (0.48%) Google App Engine
9 8 (0.42%) Google Play
10 7 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.26%) Office 365
12 4 (0.21%) Bluemix
12 4 (0.21%) Heroku
13 2 (0.11%) PaaS
14 1 (0.053%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 79 (4.18%) Internet
2 16 (0.85%) HTTP
3 11 (0.58%) VPN
4 10 (0.53%) FTP
5 9 (0.48%) Intranet
5 9 (0.48%) SSL
5 9 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.42%) DNS
7 7 (0.37%) Firewall
8 6 (0.32%) VLAN
9 5 (0.26%) SMTP
10 4 (0.21%) Multicast
10 4 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.16%) 3G
11 3 (0.16%) SSH
12 2 (0.11%) Asterisk PBX
12 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.11%) ICMP
12 2 (0.11%) IPsec
12 2 (0.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 583 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 163 (8.63%) MySQL
3 146 (7.73%) Relational Database
4 121 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 91 (4.82%) Oracle Reports
6 90 (4.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 74 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 72 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 65 (3.44%) Oracle Database
10 54 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 52 (2.75%) MongoDB
12 50 (2.65%) NoSQL
12 50 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 38 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
14 37 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
15 33 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
16 32 (1.69%) DB2
17 26 (1.38%) Big Data
17 26 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
18 25 (1.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 220 (11.65%) Git (software)
2 181 (9.59%) Visual Studio
3 153 (8.10%) Subversion
4 115 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 80 (4.24%) Jenkins
6 72 (3.81%) Maven
7 69 (3.65%) Eclipse
7 69 (3.65%) Xcode
8 48 (2.54%) Grunt
9 45 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
10 44 (2.33%) Selenium
11 43 (2.28%) PHPUnit
12 41 (2.17%) TeamCity
13 40 (2.12%) Sonatype Nexus
14 34 (1.80%) JUnit
15 32 (1.69%) Jasmine
16 30 (1.59%) JIRA
17 29 (1.54%) ReSharper
18 27 (1.43%) JDeveloper
19 25 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 419 (22.19%) Finance
2 85 (4.50%) Banking
3 70 (3.71%) Games
4 55 (2.91%) Retail
5 51 (2.70%) Marketing
6 41 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 40 (2.12%) Law
7 40 (2.12%) Telecoms
8 38 (2.01%) Advertising
9 30 (1.59%) Investment Banking
10 26 (1.38%) Front Office
10 26 (1.38%) Legal
11 25 (1.32%) Publishing
12 23 (1.22%) Manufacturing
13 22 (1.17%) Multimedia
14 15 (0.79%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.69%) Electronics
16 8 (0.42%) Back Office
17 6 (0.32%) German Language
18 3 (0.16%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 818 (43.33%) .NET
2 752 (39.83%) HTML
3 638 (33.79%) CSS
4 502 (26.59%) ASP.NET
5 361 (19.12%) jQuery
6 334 (17.69%) XML
7 305 (16.15%) HTML5
8 295 (15.63%) AngularJS
9 240 (12.71%) Web Services
10 198 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 192 (10.17%) .NET Framework
12 184 (9.75%) CSS3
12 184 (9.75%) REST
13 169 (8.95%) Ajax
14 142 (7.52%) Spring
15 138 (7.31%) JSON
16 136 (7.20%) SOAP
17 126 (6.67%) WCF
18 105 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
18 105 (5.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 291 (15.41%) Mobile App
2 189 (10.01%) Analytical Skills
3 174 (9.22%) Computer Science
4 161 (8.53%) User Experience
5 59 (3.13%) iPad
6 56 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 49 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
8 44 (2.33%) iPhone
9 40 (2.12%) Mathematics
10 33 (1.75%) Management Information System
11 32 (1.69%) Algorithms
12 31 (1.64%) Fixed Income
12 31 (1.64%) Visualisation
13 29 (1.54%) Derivative
14 24 (1.27%) Social Media
15 21 (1.11%) Animation
15 21 (1.11%) Data Structures
16 19 (1.01%) Equities
17 18 (0.95%) CUDA
18 16 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 306 (16.21%) Android
2 304 (16.10%) Apple iOS
3 236 (12.50%) Windows
4 150 (7.94%) Linux
5 141 (7.47%) Unix
6 35 (1.85%) Windows Server
7 25 (1.32%) Mac OS X
8 24 (1.27%) Windows 8
9 18 (0.95%) Windows Phone
10 17 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
12 12 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.42%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.32%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.26%) Debian
16 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
17 2 (0.11%) CentOS
17 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
17 2 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 781 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
2 413 (21.88%) MVC
3 321 (17.00%) OO
4 313 (16.58%) TDD
5 249 (13.19%) Scrum
6 236 (12.50%) Web Development
7 216 (11.44%) SDLC
8 212 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
9 202 (10.70%) iOS Development
10 187 (9.90%) Software Engineering
11 186 (9.85%) Android Development
12 151 (8.00%) Unit Testing
13 124 (6.57%) Mobile Development
13 124 (6.57%) OOP
14 120 (6.36%) SOA
15 117 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
16 105 (5.56%) Mentoring
16 105 (5.56%) Open Source
17 95 (5.03%) Mobile Application Development
18 90 (4.77%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 821 (43.49%) SQL
2 817 (43.27%) JavaScript
3 791 (41.90%) C#
4 567 (30.03%) Java
5 204 (10.81%) T-SQL
6 196 (10.38%) PHP
7 176 (9.32%) VB.NET
8 175 (9.27%) C++
9 160 (8.47%) Objective-C
10 121 (6.41%) PL/SQL
11 118 (6.25%) Python
12 114 (6.04%) VB
13 82 (4.34%) C
14 63 (3.34%) Apple Swift
15 60 (3.18%) VB6
16 56 (2.97%) Ruby
17 47 (2.49%) VBA
18 37 (1.96%) Perl
19 36 (1.91%) VBScript
20 24 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 393 (20.82%) Degree
2 53 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.69%) PMI Certification
5 13 (0.69%) Sun Certification
6 11 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (0.53%) MCSD
8 6 (0.32%) MySQL Certification
9 5 (0.26%) HND
10 4 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.11%) GNVQ
11 2 (0.11%) ISEB
11 2 (0.11%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.11%) MCSE
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.053%) MCSA
12 1 (0.053%) OCA
12 1 (0.053%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.03%) QA
2 24 (1.27%) SLA
3 6 (0.32%) SEPA
4 5 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.053%) HL7
6 1 (0.053%) MiFID
6 1 (0.053%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (0.95%) Cygwin
2 17 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.58%) Firmware
4 10 (0.53%) Docker
4 10 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.11%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (0.79%) Puppet
2 8 (0.42%) Graphite
2 8 (0.42%) Uchiwa
3 6 (0.32%) Grafana
3 6 (0.32%) Packer
3 6 (0.32%) Terraform
4 5 (0.26%) Control-M
4 5 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.26%) SCCM
4 5 (0.26%) WMI
5 3 (0.16%) Ansible
5 3 (0.16%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.11%) Nagios
7 1 (0.053%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.053%) Linux-HA
7 1 (0.053%) logstash
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.053%) Salt
7 1 (0.053%) StatsD
Vendors
1 312 (16.53%) Oracle
2 288 (15.25%) Microsoft
3 59 (3.13%) Adobe
4 53 (2.81%) IBM
5 52 (2.75%) Xamarin
6 51 (2.70%) Google
7 33 (1.75%) SAP
8 31 (1.64%) Apple
9 23 (1.22%) Zend
10 20 (1.06%) Sun
11 17 (0.90%) MuleSoft
12 16 (0.85%) Bloomberg
13 13 (0.69%) Sage
13 13 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (0.69%) Sybase
14 12 (0.64%) Infor
15 11 (0.58%) iManage
16 10 (0.53%) VMware
17 9 (0.48%) Telerik
18 8 (0.42%) webMethods
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Extensive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Godalming, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa45-60k+Bens
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Wokingham, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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London
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London
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
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West London
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
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Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Qualserv Consulting
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Leicestershire
Ifftner Solutions
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Brighton, Sussex
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Midlands
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Bristol, Avon
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London
Ifftner Solutions
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Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progression
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Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Newbury, Berkshire
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Cambridgeshire
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London
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