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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 323 322 302
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 930 1046 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.95% 0.98% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.01% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 797 889 1092
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 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 26 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 26 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 -23 831 £45,000 +12.50% 111
London +33 304 £52,500 +5.00% 33
South East -21 186 £45,000 +9.75% 23
East of England -7 70 £40,000 +14.28% 14
West Midlands +7 68 £35,000 -0.35% 6
East Midlands +25 60 £40,000 +5.26% 10
Scotland +38 58 £47,500 +33.80% 5
South West -26 57 £39,500 +16.17% 6
Berkshire +19 46 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire -38 46 £32,500 -7.14% 10
Hampshire -16 40 £50,000 +25.00% 5
City of London +46 35 £67,500 +12.50% 6
North West -11 33 £35,000 -4.10% 8
Oxfordshire -10 32 £50,000 +53.84% 4
Manchester -4 28 £35,000 -17.64% 5
West Yorkshire -27 28 £32,500 -18.75% 9
Glasgow +5 27 £35,750 +12.59% 2
Nottinghamshire +3 25 £40,000 -2.04% 2
Leeds -19 25 £32,500 -21.21% 8
Nottingham +10 24 £40,000 -2.04% 2
Surrey -13 23 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Suffolk +1 22 £37,500 +36.36%
Bristol -1 22 £38,250 -10.00% 2
Staffordshire - 21 £36,150 - 1
East Sussex +24 20 £47,500 -25.19% 4
Wiltshire +11 19 £47,500 +28.37%
Cambridgeshire -4 19 £41,250 +17.85% 9
Brighton +27 18 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Ipswich +9 18 £37,500 +36.36%
Birmingham +1 18 £35,000 +8.52% 2

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 832 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 820 (43.80%) SQL
3 817 (43.64%) .NET
4 797 (42.57%) C#
5 762 (40.71%) HTML
6 733 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
7 641 (34.24%) CSS
8 587 (31.36%) SQL Server
9 549 (29.33%) Java
10 511 (27.30%) ASP.NET
11 426 (22.76%) MVC
12 402 (21.47%) Finance
13 373 (19.93%) Degree
14 365 (19.50%) jQuery
15 335 (17.90%) XML
16 332 (17.74%) AngularJS
17 314 (16.77%) HTML5
18 310 (16.56%) Oracle
18 310 (16.56%) OO
19 306 (16.35%) Microsoft
20 299 (15.97%) Apple iOS
21 296 (15.81%) TDD
22 293 (15.65%) Android
23 287 (15.33%) Mobile App
24 257 (13.73%) Web Development
25 236 (12.61%) Scrum
26 235 (12.55%) Web Services
27 218 (11.65%) SDLC
28 216 (11.54%) Windows
29 209 (11.16%) Git (software)

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
1 136 (7.26%) IIS
2 106 (5.66%) Node.js
3 82 (4.38%) SharePoint
4 67 (3.58%) CMS
5 40 (2.14%) Tomcat
6 38 (2.03%) WebSphere
7 34 (1.82%) Apache
8 29 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
9 27 (1.44%) JBoss
10 24 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
11 22 (1.18%) WebLogic
12 21 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 21 (1.12%) WordPress
13 20 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
14 19 (1.01%) Oracle Application Server
15 14 (0.75%) Drupal
15 14 (0.75%) Joomla!
16 13 (0.69%) Confluence
16 13 (0.69%) Umbraco
17 12 (0.64%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 164 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.08%) MS Office
3 11 (0.59%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.37%) Gliffy
4 7 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.053%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.053%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.053%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.053%) Revit
5 1 (0.053%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 60 (3.21%) Oracle Applications
2 59 (3.15%) Oracle EBS
3 56 (2.99%) Oracle EBS R12
4 45 (2.40%) Oracle 11i
5 21 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
6 15 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (0.69%) Oracle HRMS
8 10 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
8 10 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 8 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
9 8 (0.43%) Infor M3
9 8 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
10 6 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
11 5 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 5 (0.27%) SAP ERP
12 4 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 4 (0.21%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 64 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (2.56%) SaaS
3 45 (2.40%) GitHub
4 33 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (1.01%) Amazon S3
6 15 (0.80%) CloudFront
7 12 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (0.53%) Force.com
9 9 (0.48%) Google App Engine
10 8 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.43%) IaaS
11 7 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
11 7 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (0.37%) Google Play
11 7 (0.37%) Office 365
12 4 (0.21%) Heroku
12 4 (0.21%) iTunes
13 3 (0.16%) Bluemix
14 2 (0.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 78 (4.17%) Internet
2 20 (1.07%) HTTP
3 14 (0.75%) VPN
4 10 (0.53%) SSL
5 9 (0.48%) FTP
5 9 (0.48%) Intranet
6 8 (0.43%) DNS
7 7 (0.37%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.32%) Firewall
8 6 (0.32%) VLAN
9 5 (0.27%) IPsec
9 5 (0.27%) Multicast
9 5 (0.27%) SSH
10 4 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (0.21%) SMTP
11 2 (0.11%) 3G
11 2 (0.11%) GPRS
11 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.11%) ICMP
11 2 (0.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 587 (31.36%) SQL Server
2 159 (8.49%) MySQL
3 149 (7.96%) Relational Database
4 111 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 92 (4.91%) Oracle Reports
6 91 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 74 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 72 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 61 (3.26%) Oracle Database
10 53 (2.83%) MongoDB
11 51 (2.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 50 (2.67%) NoSQL
13 47 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 38 (2.03%) SQL Server 2014
15 36 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
16 32 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
17 29 (1.55%) DB2
18 28 (1.50%) MS Access
19 26 (1.39%) RDBMS
19 26 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 209 (11.16%) Git (software)
2 176 (9.40%) Visual Studio
3 146 (7.80%) Subversion
4 114 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 78 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 71 (3.79%) Xcode
7 61 (3.26%) Eclipse
8 57 (3.04%) Maven
9 46 (2.46%) Selenium
10 43 (2.30%) Grunt
11 42 (2.24%) Oracle Forms
12 40 (2.14%) TeamCity
13 33 (1.76%) PHPUnit
14 29 (1.55%) JIRA
15 28 (1.50%) JDeveloper
16 27 (1.44%) JUnit
16 27 (1.44%) ReSharper
17 26 (1.39%) Jasmine
17 26 (1.39%) Mercurial
17 26 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 402 (21.47%) Finance
2 88 (4.70%) Banking
3 78 (4.17%) Games
4 51 (2.72%) Marketing
5 47 (2.51%) Retail
6 41 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 38 (2.03%) Law
8 34 (1.82%) Investment Banking
9 32 (1.71%) Advertising
10 31 (1.66%) Telecoms
11 26 (1.39%) Publishing
12 24 (1.28%) Legal
13 20 (1.07%) Front Office
14 19 (1.01%) Manufacturing
14 19 (1.01%) Multimedia
15 14 (0.75%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.64%) Electronics
17 8 (0.43%) Back Office
18 6 (0.32%) German Language
19 5 (0.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 817 (43.64%) .NET
2 762 (40.71%) HTML
3 641 (34.24%) CSS
4 511 (27.30%) ASP.NET
5 365 (19.50%) jQuery
6 335 (17.90%) XML
7 332 (17.74%) AngularJS
8 314 (16.77%) HTML5
9 235 (12.55%) Web Services
10 200 (10.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 193 (10.31%) CSS3
12 192 (10.26%) REST
13 183 (9.78%) .NET Framework
14 177 (9.46%) Ajax
15 146 (7.80%) SOAP
16 140 (7.48%) JSON
17 134 (7.16%) WCF
18 118 (6.30%) Spring
19 108 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
20 105 (5.61%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 287 (15.33%) Mobile App
2 187 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
3 178 (9.51%) User Experience
4 170 (9.08%) Computer Science
5 64 (3.42%) iPad
6 53 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 47 (2.51%) iPhone
8 38 (2.03%) Mathematics
9 37 (1.98%) Algorithms
10 36 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 36 (1.92%) Management Information System
11 29 (1.55%) Derivative
12 27 (1.44%) Data Structures
12 27 (1.44%) Visualisation
13 26 (1.39%) Fixed Income
14 24 (1.28%) Social Media
15 20 (1.07%) Animation
16 19 (1.01%) PMI
17 18 (0.96%) CUDA
18 15 (0.80%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 299 (15.97%) Apple iOS
2 293 (15.65%) Android
3 216 (11.54%) Windows
4 150 (8.01%) Linux
5 130 (6.94%) Unix
6 36 (1.92%) Windows Server
7 26 (1.39%) Mac OS X
8 18 (0.96%) Windows 8
9 17 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
10 16 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (0.69%) Windows Phone
12 12 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.37%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.27%) Debian
15 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
16 2 (0.11%) CentOS
16 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 733 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
2 426 (22.76%) MVC
3 310 (16.56%) OO
4 296 (15.81%) TDD
5 257 (13.73%) Web Development
6 236 (12.61%) Scrum
7 218 (11.65%) SDLC
8 197 (10.52%) Continuous Integration
9 196 (10.47%) iOS Development
10 185 (9.88%) Software Engineering
11 173 (9.24%) Android Development
12 155 (8.28%) Unit Testing
13 118 (6.30%) Mobile Development
14 117 (6.25%) OOP
15 113 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
16 111 (5.93%) SOA
17 105 (5.61%) Mentoring
18 101 (5.40%) Open Source
19 89 (4.75%) Mobile Application Development
20 86 (4.59%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 832 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 820 (43.80%) SQL
3 797 (42.57%) C#
4 549 (29.33%) Java
5 198 (10.58%) T-SQL
6 189 (10.10%) PHP
7 172 (9.19%) VB.NET
8 162 (8.65%) C++
9 158 (8.44%) Objective-C
10 116 (6.20%) Python
11 115 (6.14%) VB
12 111 (5.93%) PL/SQL
13 74 (3.95%) C
14 70 (3.74%) Apple Swift
15 56 (2.99%) VB6
16 50 (2.67%) Ruby
17 45 (2.40%) VBA
18 39 (2.08%) VBScript
19 33 (1.76%) Perl
20 22 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 373 (19.93%) Degree
2 51 (2.72%) Security Cleared
3 40 (2.14%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.01%) PMI Certification
6 13 (0.69%) Sun Certification
7 11 (0.59%) MCSD
8 7 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (0.32%) MySQL Certification
10 4 (0.21%) HND
11 3 (0.16%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.11%) GNVQ
12 2 (0.11%) ISEB
12 2 (0.11%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.11%) MCSE
12 2 (0.11%) OCA
13 1 (0.053%) MCP
13 1 (0.053%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.06%) QA
2 24 (1.28%) SLA
3 4 (0.21%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.21%) SEPA
4 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.053%) HL7
5 1 (0.053%) MiFID
5 1 (0.053%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (0.96%) Cygwin
2 16 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.59%) Docker
4 9 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.37%) Firmware
6 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.11%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (0.96%) Puppet
2 9 (0.48%) Graphite
2 9 (0.48%) Uchiwa
3 7 (0.37%) Grafana
3 7 (0.37%) Packer
3 7 (0.37%) Terraform
4 6 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.27%) WMI
6 4 (0.21%) Control-M
6 4 (0.21%) SCCM
7 3 (0.16%) Ansible
7 3 (0.16%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.11%) Nagios
9 1 (0.053%) Linux-HA
9 1 (0.053%) logstash
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.053%) Salt
9 1 (0.053%) StatsD
Vendors
1 310 (16.56%) Oracle
2 306 (16.35%) Microsoft
3 54 (2.88%) IBM
4 53 (2.83%) Google
5 52 (2.78%) Adobe
6 49 (2.62%) Xamarin
7 33 (1.76%) Apple
7 33 (1.76%) SAP
8 24 (1.28%) Zend
9 19 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (1.01%) Sun
10 18 (0.96%) MuleSoft
11 15 (0.80%) Bloomberg
12 13 (0.69%) Sage
13 12 (0.64%) Infor
14 10 (0.53%) iManage
14 10 (0.53%) Sybase
15 9 (0.48%) Telerik
15 9 (0.48%) VMware
16 8 (0.43%) Redback
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 9 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa60k+Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £39000.00 - £40646.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: Market rates + Bonus + Vgd Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Stafffinders
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum strong team ethos & city centre
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-30k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable on skills
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £31000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + profit share scheme + loads of per
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday