The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 408 345 327
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 640 793 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.74% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.79% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 562 672 773
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
99934 100679 103565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.48% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82413 80836 87730
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 February 2015 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 26 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -42 615 £38,500 -3.75% 77
London -69 159 £48,000 -4.00% 20
South East -86 136 £40,750 +1.87% 16
South West +24 62 £35,000 +12.90% 7
West Midlands +13 62 £35,000 +17.64% 6
Yorkshire +10 58 £45,000 +36.36% 10
East of England 0 57 £33,500 -16.25% 6
Leeds +2 44 £37,500 +13.63% 4
West Yorkshire -8 44 £37,500 +13.63% 4
East Midlands +36 39 £37,500 +7.14% 4
North West -36 35 £37,500 +7.91% 4
Surrey -28 33 £42,000 +5.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 30 £33,000 -13.15% 2
East Sussex -2 29 £32,750 -27.22% 1
City of London -31 29 £45,000 -18.18% 9
Berkshire -4 26 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Hampshire -12 25 £37,250 +24.16% 6
Manchester -9 22 £35,000 -9.09% 4
Brighton -13 22 £33,500 -25.55% 1
Wiltshire +22 21 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Birmingham -2 19 £33,000 +20.00% 2
Coventry -2 19 £47,500 +47.28%
Gloucestershire +4 17 £24,000 -22.58% 3
Somerset +10 16 £35,000 - 2
Hertfordshire -2 16 £42,500 +18.05% 2
Maidenhead +3 14 £60,000 +55.84%
Leicestershire +26 13 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Street +8 12 £35,000 -12.50%
Salisbury +3 12 £38,500 +18.46%
Cambridge 0 12 £33,250 -12.50% 1

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

1 812 (56.94%) .NET
2 735 (51.54%) C#
3 641 (44.95%) JavaScript
4 619 (43.41%) SQL
5 605 (42.43%) HTML
6 581 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 567 (39.76%) CSS
8 515 (36.12%) ASP.NET
9 497 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
10 419 (29.38%) MVC
11 353 (24.75%) jQuery
12 350 (24.54%) Java
13 274 (19.21%) Microsoft
14 264 (18.51%) XML
15 246 (17.25%) .NET Framework
16 232 (16.27%) OO
17 231 (16.20%) Degree
18 227 (15.92%) Windows
19 218 (15.29%) Web Services
20 216 (15.15%) Finance
21 211 (14.80%) HTML5
22 202 (14.17%) Oracle
23 169 (11.85%) TDD
24 167 (11.71%) T-SQL
25 165 (11.57%) Visual Studio
26 158 (11.08%) PHP
27 153 (10.73%) ASP.NET MVC
28 150 (10.52%) Mobile App
29 144 (10.10%) Ajax
29 144 (10.10%) MS Excel

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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
1 101 (7.08%) SharePoint
2 71 (4.98%) IIS
3 46 (3.23%) Node.js
4 35 (2.45%) Apache
5 31 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 30 (2.10%) Tomcat
7 29 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
8 27 (1.89%) CMS
8 27 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 26 (1.82%) NServiceBus
10 13 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
11 10 (0.70%) WordPress
12 9 (0.63%) Umbraco
12 9 (0.63%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.56%) JBoss
13 8 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.49%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.42%) FileNet
15 6 (0.42%) SAP Portal
16 4 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 144 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 37 (2.59%) MS Office
3 19 (1.33%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.49%) Mathematica
4 7 (0.49%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.35%) CPLEX
5 5 (0.35%) MS Project
5 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.070%) FastStats
8 1 (0.070%) Maya
Business Applications
1 46 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
2 26 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
3 22 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 22 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
3 22 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
4 16 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (0.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 8 (0.56%) Oracle iProcurement
7 7 (0.49%) SAP CRM
8 6 (0.42%) Exstream
9 5 (0.35%) SAP IS-U
10 4 (0.28%) SAP R/3
10 4 (0.28%) SAP xRPM
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
11 3 (0.21%) RMDS
11 3 (0.21%) Magento
12 2 (0.14%) Bond Adapt
12 2 (0.14%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.40%) SaaS
2 15 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.35%) Force.com
5 5 (0.35%) PaaS
6 2 (0.14%) Route 53
6 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.070%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.52%) Internet
2 30 (2.10%) TCP/IP
3 23 (1.61%) HTTP
4 11 (0.77%) HTTPS
5 9 (0.63%) Network Security
6 8 (0.56%) LAN
7 7 (0.49%) WAN
7 7 (0.49%) Intranet
8 6 (0.42%) DNS
9 3 (0.21%) Firewall
9 3 (0.21%) FTP
10 2 (0.14%) VPN
10 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.14%) MPLS
11 1 (0.070%) Extranet
11 1 (0.070%) SSH
11 1 (0.070%) IMAP
11 1 (0.070%) SSL
11 1 (0.070%) SMTP
11 1 (0.070%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 581 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 124 (8.70%) MySQL
3 103 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 93 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 84 (5.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 81 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 60 (4.21%) SQL Server 2005
8 33 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (1.82%) Oracle Database
10 26 (1.82%) RDBMS
11 25 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
12 24 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 24 (1.68%) NoSQL
13 23 (1.61%) DB2
13 23 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
14 17 (1.19%) MS Access
14 17 (1.19%) MongoDB
15 13 (0.91%) Couchbase
16 12 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 165 (11.57%) Visual Studio
2 121 (8.49%) Git (software)
3 111 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 76 (5.33%) Subversion
5 40 (2.81%) Maven
5 40 (2.81%) JUnit
6 35 (2.45%) Jenkins
7 33 (2.31%) NUnit
8 30 (2.10%) Eclipse
9 29 (2.03%) Xcode
10 27 (1.89%) SpecFlow
11 26 (1.82%) JIRA
12 23 (1.61%) Ant
12 23 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
13 20 (1.40%) Mockito
14 18 (1.26%) IntelliJ
15 17 (1.19%) Mercurial
15 17 (1.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 16 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
17 15 (1.05%) NetBeans
General
1 216 (15.15%) Finance
2 77 (5.40%) Banking
3 39 (2.73%) Legal
4 34 (2.38%) Retail
5 30 (2.10%) Law
6 29 (2.03%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.47%) Games
8 16 (1.12%) Investment Banking
9 14 (0.98%) Marketing
9 14 (0.98%) Advertising
10 12 (0.84%) Front Office
10 12 (0.84%) German Language
11 9 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.56%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.49%) Local Government
14 6 (0.42%) Automotive
14 6 (0.42%) Publishing
14 6 (0.42%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 812 (56.94%) .NET
2 605 (42.43%) HTML
3 567 (39.76%) CSS
4 515 (36.12%) ASP.NET
5 353 (24.75%) jQuery
6 264 (18.51%) XML
7 246 (17.25%) .NET Framework
8 218 (15.29%) Web Services
9 211 (14.80%) HTML5
10 153 (10.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 144 (10.10%) Ajax
12 127 (8.91%) JSON
13 126 (8.84%) WCF
14 102 (7.15%) CSS3
15 84 (5.89%) AngularJS
15 84 (5.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 76 (5.33%) SOAP
17 74 (5.19%) WPF
18 71 (4.98%) REST
19 68 (4.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 150 (10.52%) Mobile App
2 123 (8.63%) Computer Science
3 107 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (3.37%) User Experience
5 38 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
6 37 (2.59%) Open Source
7 35 (2.45%) Mathematics
8 26 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 22 (1.54%) N-Tier
10 20 (1.40%) Client/Server
11 18 (1.26%) iPhone
11 18 (1.26%) Visualisation
12 17 (1.19%) Blackberry
13 15 (1.05%) Physics
14 13 (0.91%) GIS
14 13 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
15 11 (0.77%) Kindle
15 11 (0.77%) NHS
15 11 (0.77%) Statistics
16 10 (0.70%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 227 (15.92%) Windows
2 138 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 125 (8.77%) Android
4 118 (8.27%) Linux
5 70 (4.91%) UNIX
6 16 (1.12%) Windows 8
7 9 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.56%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.28%) Solaris
10 3 (0.21%) AIX
10 3 (0.21%) OpenVMS
11 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.14%) CentOS
11 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.070%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
2 419 (29.38%) MVC
3 232 (16.27%) OO
4 169 (11.85%) TDD
5 126 (8.84%) Scrum
6 117 (8.20%) Web Development
7 111 (7.78%) Unit Testing
8 105 (7.36%) iOS Development
9 99 (6.94%) OOP
10 84 (5.89%) Business Intelligence
11 82 (5.75%) E-Commerce
12 73 (5.12%) Waterfall
13 70 (4.91%) Android Development
14 69 (4.84%) SOA
15 68 (4.77%) Software Engineering
16 63 (4.42%) CRM
17 62 (4.35%) ITIL
18 61 (4.28%) Web Application Development
19 57 (4.00%) Workflow
20 50 (3.51%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 735 (51.54%) C#
2 641 (44.95%) JavaScript
3 619 (43.41%) SQL
4 350 (24.54%) Java
5 167 (11.71%) T-SQL
6 158 (11.08%) PHP
7 139 (9.75%) VB.NET
8 107 (7.50%) VB
9 86 (6.03%) C++
10 69 (4.84%) Python
11 68 (4.77%) Objective-C
12 59 (4.14%) PL/SQL
13 48 (3.37%) VBA
14 45 (3.16%) C
15 37 (2.59%) Perl
16 28 (1.96%) Ruby
17 26 (1.82%) XPath
17 26 (1.82%) VBScript
17 26 (1.82%) VB6
18 22 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 231 (16.20%) Degree
2 75 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 60 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 39 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (1.61%) MCPD
6 17 (1.19%) HND
7 16 (1.12%) MCSD
8 14 (0.98%) VCP4
9 4 (0.28%) HNC
10 3 (0.21%) OCPJP
10 3 (0.21%) PhD
10 3 (0.21%) Siebel Certification
11 2 (0.14%) MCP
11 2 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.070%) MCTS
12 1 (0.070%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.070%) CIMA
12 1 (0.070%) CCA
12 1 (0.070%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.03%) SLA
2 28 (1.96%) ISO 9001
2 28 (1.96%) QA
3 5 (0.35%) WAI
4 3 (0.21%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.14%) GCP
6 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.14%) Firmware
2 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (0.28%) Puppet
2 3 (0.21%) Control-M
2 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.14%) Ansible
3 2 (0.14%) Nagios
3 2 (0.14%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.14%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.14%) OpenView
3 2 (0.14%) Unicenter
3 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.070%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 274 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 202 (14.17%) Oracle
3 28 (1.96%) Google
4 26 (1.82%) Adobe
5 24 (1.68%) Zend
6 18 (1.26%) SAP
7 16 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (1.12%) ATG
7 16 (1.12%) hybris
8 15 (1.05%) Demandware
8 15 (1.05%) Apple
9 14 (0.98%) DataCash
9 14 (0.98%) Ogone
10 12 (0.84%) Appcelerator
10 12 (0.84%) Sencha
10 12 (0.84%) IBM
11 10 (0.70%) Business Objects
11 10 (0.70%) Facebook
12 9 (0.63%) EPiServer
12 9 (0.63%) Sitecore
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35-£40K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
baltic recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £37,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: 20 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,999 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wotton-Under-Edge, Gloucestershire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Wotton-Under-Edge, Gloucestershire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum Additional pension & benefits packag
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago