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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 364 311 299
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 763 1092 1145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 1.01% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.05% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 631 917 973
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,900 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -80 693 £42,500 - 82
South East +5 223 £45,000 +12.50% 13
London -63 188 £50,000 - 28
East Midlands +17 59 £40,000 -5.88% 7
West Midlands -3 53 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Scotland +18 51 £52,500 +25.00% 4
Yorkshire -17 48 £35,250 -21.66% 10
Hampshire -1 42 £45,000 +28.57% 3
East of England -15 42 £37,500 - 11
East Sussex +25 41 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Surrey -4 41 £40,000 - 3
South West -60 40 £38,000 +8.57% 3
Brighton +24 39 £45,000 +12.50% 2
North West 0 37 £39,250 -1.87% 7
Berkshire +16 34 £51,250 +20.58%
Oxfordshire +4 32 £50,000 +33.33% 1
West Yorkshire -21 31 £37,500 -21.05% 8
Glasgow -1 30 £42,000 -35.38% 2
Leeds -14 29 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Cambridgeshire +12 21 £37,500 - 6
Manchester -10 21 £40,000 +17.64% 6
Bristol -19 20 £39,000 +4.00% 2
Cambridge +8 19 £37,500 - 5
Staffordshire +15 18 £32,750 -
Wokingham +5 17 £52,500 +23.52%
Birmingham -23 17 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Nottinghamshire +11 16 £42,091 -0.96% 4
Oxford -5 16 £42,500 +6.25%
City of London -15 16 £51,750 -1.42% 6
Buckinghamshire +16 14 £48,750 +17.46% 2

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 794 (47.07%) JavaScript
2 786 (46.59%) .NET
3 777 (46.06%) C#
4 755 (44.75%) SQL
5 698 (41.38%) HTML
6 592 (35.09%) CSS
7 556 (32.96%) Agile Software Development
8 534 (31.65%) SQL Server
9 495 (29.34%) ASP.NET
10 456 (27.03%) Java
11 449 (26.62%) MVC
12 391 (23.18%) jQuery
13 370 (21.93%) Finance
14 306 (18.14%) Microsoft
15 296 (17.55%) AngularJS
16 292 (17.31%) XML
17 274 (16.24%) Web Development
18 269 (15.95%) HTML5
19 266 (15.77%) Oracle
20 252 (14.94%) Degree
21 243 (14.40%) Apple iOS
22 239 (14.17%) Web Services
23 232 (13.75%) OO
24 226 (13.40%) Mobile App
25 225 (13.34%) Android
26 195 (11.56%) SDLC
27 189 (11.20%) TDD
28 187 (11.08%) Windows
29 180 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
30 177 (10.49%) CSS3

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
1 110 (6.52%) IIS
2 101 (5.99%) SharePoint
3 67 (3.97%) CMS
4 41 (2.43%) Apache
5 27 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
7 19 (1.13%) Umbraco
8 16 (0.95%) JBoss
9 15 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 15 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 14 (0.83%) Confluence
11 13 (0.77%) WebSphere
12 12 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.71%) Orchard CMS
13 11 (0.65%) Drupal
13 11 (0.65%) Moodle
13 11 (0.65%) WordPress
14 9 (0.53%) nginx
14 9 (0.53%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 108 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.84%) MS Office
3 9 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.41%) Gliffy
4 7 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.18%) InDesign
7 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.059%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.059%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.059%) Blender
8 1 (0.059%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.059%) Revit
Business Applications
1 60 (3.56%) Oracle Applications
2 47 (2.79%) Oracle EBS
3 46 (2.73%) Oracle EBS R12
4 39 (2.31%) Oracle 11i
5 25 (1.48%) Oracle Financials
6 22 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 20 (1.19%) Oracle HRMS
8 8 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
10 6 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.36%) Infor M3
10 6 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
11 5 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
12 4 (0.24%) Magento
12 4 (0.24%) Oracle TCA
12 4 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
12 4 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 56 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (2.55%) GitHub
3 39 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (1.90%) SaaS
5 15 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 9 (0.53%) Office 365
6 9 (0.53%) TestFlight
7 8 (0.47%) CloudFront
8 6 (0.36%) Google Play
8 6 (0.36%) Sage Pay
9 4 (0.24%) Heroku
10 3 (0.18%) Force.com
10 3 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.18%) IaaS
11 2 (0.12%) AWS OpsWorks
11 2 (0.12%) PaaS
12 1 (0.059%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.059%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.059%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.67%) Internet
2 18 (1.07%) HTTP
3 13 (0.77%) Intranet
4 8 (0.47%) SSL
5 7 (0.41%) VPN
6 5 (0.30%) IPsec
6 5 (0.30%) SSH
7 4 (0.24%) FTP
7 4 (0.24%) SMTP
7 4 (0.24%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.24%) WebEx
8 2 (0.12%) AMQP
8 2 (0.12%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (0.12%) DNS
8 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.12%) ICMP
8 2 (0.12%) Multicast
8 2 (0.12%) Skype
8 2 (0.12%) Unicast
9 1 (0.059%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 534 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 131 (7.77%) MySQL
3 113 (6.70%) Relational Database
4 82 (4.86%) Oracle Reports
4 82 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 61 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 53 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 43 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 37 (2.19%) MongoDB
8 37 (2.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 37 (2.19%) Oracle Database
9 35 (2.07%) RDBMS
10 32 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
11 28 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
11 28 (1.66%) NoSQL
12 27 (1.60%) Oracle Discoverer
13 25 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
13 25 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
13 25 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 22 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 168 (9.96%) Visual Studio
2 158 (9.37%) Git (software)
3 99 (5.87%) Subversion
4 89 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 84 (4.98%) Jenkins
6 62 (3.68%) Maven
7 49 (2.90%) Xcode
8 41 (2.43%) Eclipse
9 39 (2.31%) Selenium
10 37 (2.19%) TeamCity
11 31 (1.84%) JIRA
12 30 (1.78%) Grunt
13 28 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
14 25 (1.48%) gulp
14 25 (1.48%) Jasmine
15 23 (1.36%) Ant
16 21 (1.24%) JUnit
16 21 (1.24%) NUnit
17 20 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
18 17 (1.01%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 370 (21.93%) Finance
2 81 (4.80%) Banking
3 54 (3.20%) Marketing
4 52 (3.08%) Games
5 48 (2.85%) Retail
6 36 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 33 (1.96%) Advertising
8 28 (1.66%) Investment Banking
9 22 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 18 (1.07%) Law
10 18 (1.07%) Publishing
11 17 (1.01%) Front Office
11 17 (1.01%) Legal
12 14 (0.83%) Electronics
12 14 (0.83%) Telecoms
13 12 (0.71%) Military
14 8 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.30%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.24%) German Language
17 3 (0.18%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 786 (46.59%) .NET
2 698 (41.38%) HTML
3 592 (35.09%) CSS
4 495 (29.34%) ASP.NET
5 391 (23.18%) jQuery
6 296 (17.55%) AngularJS
7 292 (17.31%) XML
8 269 (15.95%) HTML5
9 239 (14.17%) Web Services
10 180 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 177 (10.49%) CSS3
12 172 (10.20%) .NET Framework
13 159 (9.43%) Ajax
13 159 (9.43%) WCF
14 153 (9.07%) REST
15 123 (7.29%) SOAP
16 116 (6.88%) JSON
17 110 (6.52%) Node.js
18 101 (5.99%) ASP.NET Web API
19 95 (5.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 226 (13.40%) Mobile App
2 172 (10.20%) User Experience
3 166 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 134 (7.94%) Computer Science
5 48 (2.85%) Data Structures
6 46 (2.73%) iPad
7 45 (2.67%) Client/Server
8 44 (2.61%) Algorithms
9 38 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
9 38 (2.25%) PMI
10 30 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 26 (1.54%) Management Information System
12 25 (1.48%) Derivative
12 25 (1.48%) iPhone
13 23 (1.36%) Mathematics
14 21 (1.24%) Market Risk
15 20 (1.19%) Virtual Team
16 18 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
17 16 (0.95%) Fixed Income
17 16 (0.95%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 243 (14.40%) Apple iOS
2 225 (13.34%) Android
3 187 (11.08%) Windows
4 155 (9.19%) Linux
5 103 (6.11%) Unix
6 20 (1.19%) Mac OS X
7 17 (1.01%) Windows Server
8 13 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
9 12 (0.71%) Windows Phone
10 8 (0.47%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.30%) BlackBerry OS
11 5 (0.30%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.18%) Debian
13 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.12%) Solaris
14 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
14 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 556 (32.96%) Agile Software Development
2 449 (26.62%) MVC
3 274 (16.24%) Web Development
4 232 (13.75%) OO
5 195 (11.56%) SDLC
6 189 (11.20%) TDD
7 176 (10.43%) Scrum
8 161 (9.54%) iOS Development
9 132 (7.82%) Software Engineering
10 130 (7.71%) Android Development
11 127 (7.53%) Unit Testing
12 123 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
13 100 (5.93%) OOP
14 97 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
15 96 (5.69%) Mobile Development
16 80 (4.74%) Front End Development
17 79 (4.68%) SOA
18 70 (4.15%) Mentoring
19 65 (3.85%) BDD
19 65 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 794 (47.07%) JavaScript
2 777 (46.06%) C#
3 755 (44.75%) SQL
4 456 (27.03%) Java
5 174 (10.31%) T-SQL
6 169 (10.02%) VB.NET
7 154 (9.13%) PHP
8 137 (8.12%) C++
9 121 (7.17%) Objective-C
10 112 (6.64%) PL/SQL
11 109 (6.46%) VB
12 104 (6.16%) Python
13 78 (4.62%) Apple Swift
14 42 (2.49%) C
15 39 (2.31%) Ruby
15 39 (2.31%) VBScript
16 34 (2.02%) VB6
16 34 (2.02%) VBA
17 25 (1.48%) ES6
18 24 (1.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 252 (14.94%) Degree
2 53 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 38 (2.25%) PMI Certification
4 37 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 22 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.53%) MCSD
7 6 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.18%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.18%) OCA
11 2 (0.12%) HND
11 2 (0.12%) ISEB
11 2 (0.12%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.12%) MCP
11 2 (0.12%) PhD
11 2 (0.12%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.059%) MCSA
12 1 (0.059%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (4.56%) QA
2 27 (1.60%) SLA
3 7 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.24%) SEPA
5 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.18%) MiFID
6 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.059%) HL7
7 1 (0.059%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (0.65%) Docker
2 8 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (0.41%) Cygwin
4 4 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.059%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 25 (1.48%) Puppet
2 13 (0.77%) Graphite
2 13 (0.77%) Uchiwa
3 11 (0.65%) Ansible
4 9 (0.53%) Grafana
4 9 (0.53%) Packer
4 9 (0.53%) Terraform
5 8 (0.47%) TeamSite
6 7 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.36%) Nagios
8 4 (0.24%) WMI
9 3 (0.18%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.12%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.12%) Salt
11 1 (0.059%) HP Fortify
11 1 (0.059%) logstash
11 1 (0.059%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.059%) StatsD
Vendors
1 306 (18.14%) Microsoft
2 266 (15.77%) Oracle
3 46 (2.73%) Xamarin
4 33 (1.96%) IBM
5 31 (1.84%) Adobe
6 27 (1.60%) Google
7 24 (1.42%) SAP
8 21 (1.24%) Apple
9 18 (1.07%) Zend
10 17 (1.01%) MuleSoft
11 15 (0.89%) Redback
11 15 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (0.83%) Atlassian
12 14 (0.83%) Retek
13 11 (0.65%) Tableau
14 10 (0.59%) EPiServer
14 10 (0.59%) Facebook
14 10 (0.59%) Telerik
15 9 (0.53%) Hyperion
15 9 (0.53%) Sitecore
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c40-45k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum To £35,000 + benefits inc pension &
Posted: 6 days ago