The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 357 314 279
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 877 890 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.80% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.85% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 795 794 1022
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -40 824 £40,000 - 91
London -41 269 £45,000 -5.26% 23
South East +8 232 £40,000 - 18
North West +19 77 £34,000 +4.61% 10
East of England -33 77 £36,000 -4.00% 15
Surrey -4 63 £43,500 +8.75% 4
Yorkshire -49 51 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Manchester +2 46 £35,000 +7.69% 4
City of London -22 45 £55,000 +10.00% 5
South West -36 44 £32,500 -18.75% 5
East Midlands -23 38 £35,000 +2.18% 3
West Yorkshire -30 38 £37,500 +25.00% 3
West Midlands +2 35 £35,000 +16.66% 6
Buckinghamshire +15 34 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Leeds -19 33 £37,500 +4.16% 2
Scotland -15 32 £46,500 +32.85% 9
Hampshire +1 29 £31,500 -20.25% 1
Milton Keynes +21 27 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -38 26 £36,250 -3.33% 10
Berkshire -14 25 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge -30 24 £36,250 -3.33% 9
Kent +5 23 £40,750 - 4
West Sussex 0 23 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Derbyshire -6 23 £35,000 - 2
Glasgow -14 22 £46,500 +15.52% 6
Chesterfield +4 20 £35,000 +2.94%
Oxfordshire -8 19 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Somerset -10 18 £32,500 -23.52% 2
East Sussex -11 18 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Woking +5 17 £42,500 +6.91% 1

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Applications Developer in their job title.

1 942 (57.44%) .NET
2 819 (49.94%) JavaScript
3 818 (49.88%) C#
4 758 (46.22%) HTML
5 756 (46.10%) SQL
6 692 (42.20%) SQL Server
7 682 (41.59%) ASP.NET
8 643 (39.21%) CSS
9 446 (27.20%) MVC
10 429 (26.16%) Java
11 414 (25.24%) jQuery
12 370 (22.56%) XML
13 305 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
14 300 (18.29%) Microsoft
15 289 (17.62%) Web Services
16 259 (15.79%) HTML5
17 255 (15.55%) Mobile App
18 251 (15.30%) OO
19 249 (15.18%) Degree
20 244 (14.88%) Windows
21 229 (13.96%) Oracle
22 223 (13.60%) Ajax
23 218 (13.29%) PHP
23 218 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
24 214 (13.05%) .NET Framework
25 209 (12.74%) VB.NET
26 205 (12.50%) Finance
27 185 (11.28%) Android
28 183 (11.16%) WCF
29 179 (10.91%) TDD

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 85 (5.18%) IIS
1 85 (5.18%) SharePoint
2 63 (3.84%) CMS
3 55 (3.35%) Apache
4 51 (3.11%) Node.js
5 29 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.46%) WebSphere
7 20 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
8 15 (0.91%) Umbraco
9 12 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (0.73%) ColdFusion
9 12 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (0.73%) Drupal
10 11 (0.67%) WordPress
10 11 (0.67%) Moodle
11 9 (0.55%) WebSphere Portal
11 9 (0.55%) nginx
11 9 (0.55%) IBM Notes
11 9 (0.55%) FileNet
11 9 (0.55%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 143 (8.72%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.07%) MS Office
3 18 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.18%) MS Project
5 3 (0.18%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.061%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.061%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.061%) CorelDRAW
7 1 (0.061%) GenStat
7 1 (0.061%) Stata
7 1 (0.061%) DOC1
7 1 (0.061%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 42 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
2 39 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
3 27 (1.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 26 (1.59%) Google Analytics
5 21 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (0.73%) Oracle 11i
7 11 (0.67%) Oracle Assets
7 11 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
7 11 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 11 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
8 9 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
9 8 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (0.30%) Maximo
11 3 (0.18%) SAP WM
11 3 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
12 2 (0.12%) Magento
12 2 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.56%) SaaS
2 19 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.37%) GitHub
5 5 (0.30%) Basecamp
6 3 (0.18%) Force.com
7 2 (0.12%) PaaS
8 1 (0.061%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.80%) Internet
2 23 (1.40%) HTTP
3 20 (1.22%) Intranet
4 13 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.43%) LDAP
6 6 (0.37%) Extranet
7 4 (0.24%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.24%) Modbus
8 3 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.12%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.12%) SSL
9 2 (0.12%) DHCP
9 2 (0.12%) Network Security
9 2 (0.12%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.061%) Multicast
10 1 (0.061%) DNS
10 1 (0.061%) GPRS
10 1 (0.061%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 692 (42.20%) SQL Server
2 173 (10.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 151 (9.21%) MySQL
4 109 (6.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 102 (6.22%) Relational Database
6 82 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 69 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 68 (4.15%) Oracle Database
9 63 (3.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 46 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
11 42 (2.56%) RDBMS
12 38 (2.32%) MongoDB
13 34 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
14 27 (1.65%) DB2
15 25 (1.52%) NoSQL
15 25 (1.52%) MS Access
16 21 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
17 20 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
17 20 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 19 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 132 (8.05%) Visual Studio
2 119 (7.26%) Subversion
3 102 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 89 (5.43%) Git (software)
5 67 (4.09%) Eclipse
6 47 (2.87%) Oracle Forms
7 40 (2.44%) JIRA
8 36 (2.20%) Selenium
9 34 (2.07%) Jasmine
10 30 (1.83%) Jenkins
11 28 (1.71%) PhoneGap
12 24 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 24 (1.46%) Bitbucket
13 19 (1.16%) Xcode
13 19 (1.16%) Maven
14 16 (0.98%) PHPUnit
15 15 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
15 15 (0.91%) Mercurial
15 15 (0.91%) NUnit
16 14 (0.85%) JUnit
General
1 205 (12.50%) Finance
2 72 (4.39%) Marketing
3 43 (2.62%) Telecoms
4 41 (2.50%) Games
5 39 (2.38%) Banking
6 28 (1.71%) Publishing
7 19 (1.16%) Retail
8 16 (0.98%) Advertising
9 12 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.61%) Front Office
11 9 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.55%) Automotive
12 8 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.43%) Back Office
14 6 (0.37%) Law
15 5 (0.30%) Legal
15 5 (0.30%) Electronics
15 5 (0.30%) Billing
16 4 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 942 (57.44%) .NET
2 758 (46.22%) HTML
3 682 (41.59%) ASP.NET
4 643 (39.21%) CSS
5 414 (25.24%) jQuery
6 370 (22.56%) XML
7 289 (17.62%) Web Services
8 259 (15.79%) HTML5
9 223 (13.60%) Ajax
10 218 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 214 (13.05%) .NET Framework
12 183 (11.16%) WCF
13 166 (10.12%) JSON
14 165 (10.06%) CSS3
15 100 (6.10%) SOAP
16 88 (5.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 86 (5.24%) RESTful
18 82 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 80 (4.88%) WPF
20 78 (4.76%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 255 (15.55%) Mobile App
2 167 (10.18%) Computer Science
3 84 (5.12%) Enterprise Software
4 52 (3.17%) N-Tier
5 49 (2.99%) Open Source
6 34 (2.07%) Mathematics
7 32 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 29 (1.77%) Client/Server
9 25 (1.52%) iPhone
10 23 (1.40%) Blackberry
11 21 (1.28%) Social Media
12 17 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
13 16 (0.98%) Blog
14 15 (0.91%) Derivative
15 14 (0.85%) Smartphone
15 14 (0.85%) Visualisation
16 11 (0.67%) Smartcard
16 11 (0.67%) PKI
17 10 (0.61%) GIS
17 10 (0.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 244 (14.88%) Windows
2 185 (11.28%) Android
3 179 (10.91%) Linux
4 159 (9.70%) Apple iOS
5 92 (5.61%) UNIX
6 23 (1.40%) Windows Phone
7 18 (1.10%) Windows Phone 8
8 16 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
8 16 (0.98%) FreeBSD
9 12 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.67%) AIX
11 10 (0.61%) Ubuntu
12 8 (0.49%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.24%) CentOS
14 4 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.24%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.061%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (27.20%) MVC
2 305 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 251 (15.30%) OO
4 179 (10.91%) TDD
5 159 (9.70%) OOP
6 152 (9.27%) Unit Testing
7 141 (8.60%) Scrum
8 129 (7.87%) Web Development
9 124 (7.56%) Software Engineering
10 114 (6.95%) Android Development
11 112 (6.83%) E-Commerce
12 103 (6.28%) iOS Development
13 93 (5.67%) SOA
13 93 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
14 82 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
15 70 (4.27%) Project Management
16 68 (4.15%) ITIL
17 67 (4.09%) Mobile Application Development
18 64 (3.90%) Web Application Development
19 59 (3.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 819 (49.94%) JavaScript
2 818 (49.88%) C#
3 756 (46.10%) SQL
4 429 (26.16%) Java
5 218 (13.29%) PHP
6 209 (12.74%) VB.NET
7 167 (10.18%) T-SQL
8 112 (6.83%) C++
9 97 (5.91%) Objective-C
10 96 (5.85%) Python
11 92 (5.61%) PL/SQL
12 84 (5.12%) VB
13 81 (4.94%) Ruby
14 60 (3.66%) Perl
15 53 (3.23%) VB6
16 48 (2.93%) C
17 35 (2.13%) Shell Script
18 30 (1.83%) VBScript
19 26 (1.59%) PHP5
20 23 (1.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 249 (15.18%) Degree
2 38 (2.32%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.43%) HND
5 7 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.24%) MCPD
6 4 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.18%) MCTS
7 3 (0.18%) CEH
8 1 (0.061%) MCSD
8 1 (0.061%) MCSE
8 1 (0.061%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (0.061%) OCP
8 1 (0.061%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.061%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.11%) QA
2 30 (1.83%) ISO 9001
3 18 (1.10%) TickIT
4 4 (0.24%) SLA
5 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.12%) Basel III
6 2 (0.12%) EMIR
7 1 (0.061%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (0.61%) Squid
2 8 (0.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.49%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.061%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.061%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.061%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (1.10%) Puppet
1 18 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.30%) Control-M
3 2 (0.12%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.12%) Ansible
4 1 (0.061%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.061%) YUM
4 1 (0.061%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.061%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.061%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 300 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 229 (13.96%) Oracle
3 78 (4.76%) Google
4 33 (2.01%) Zend
5 27 (1.65%) JBoss
6 25 (1.52%) IBM
7 21 (1.28%) Adobe
8 17 (1.04%) Sencha
9 15 (0.91%) Facebook
9 15 (0.91%) Apple
10 14 (0.85%) Business Objects
10 14 (0.85%) Sitecore
10 14 (0.85%) ServiceNow
11 13 (0.79%) SAP
11 13 (0.79%) Lotus
12 9 (0.55%) ILOG
13 8 (0.49%) Remedy
13 8 (0.49%) TIBCO
13 8 (0.49%) BMC
13 8 (0.49%) Sybase
Newport, Gwent
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £58,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £350000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Catalyst
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago