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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 390 311 297
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 713 1050 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.97% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.01% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 593 899 958
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -82 647 £42,500 - 88
South East +13 202 £45,000 +5.88% 17
London -92 183 £53,250 +4.41% 20
West Midlands -22 50 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Yorkshire 0 49 £37,500 -18.91% 5
East Midlands +15 48 £41,500 +12.16% 9
Scotland +29 46 £41,000 -3.52% 7
Surrey +4 44 £43,750 +2.94% 5
East of England -11 44 £37,500 -10.71% 12
North West +1 41 £38,500 -3.75% 7
Hampshire +11 40 £45,000 +28.57% 3
East Sussex +27 34 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Brighton +27 31 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South West -66 29 £38,000 +8.57% 11
West Yorkshire -11 28 £41,250 -13.15% 3
Berkshire +13 26 £50,000 +19.04% 2
Oxfordshire +6 26 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Leeds -2 25 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Glasgow +12 22 £40,250 -32.91% 4
Birmingham -21 22 £35,000 -20.00%
Edinburgh +18 19 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Cambridgeshire +15 19 £40,000 +3.22% 5
Manchester -11 19 £39,500 +19.69% 5
Nottinghamshire +11 17 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Bristol -28 17 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Buckinghamshire +21 15 £42,500 +21.42% 2
South Yorkshire +14 15 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Nottingham +10 15 £42,091 -15.81% 2
Northamptonshire +31 14 £41,500 +31.74% 2
Northampton +27 14 £41,500 +31.74% 2

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 782 (48.30%) JavaScript
2 765 (47.25%) .NET
3 749 (46.26%) C#
4 728 (44.97%) SQL
5 681 (42.06%) HTML
6 579 (35.76%) CSS
7 522 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
8 506 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 481 (29.71%) ASP.NET
10 452 (27.92%) MVC
11 411 (25.39%) Java
12 390 (24.09%) jQuery
13 364 (22.48%) Finance
14 288 (17.79%) Microsoft
15 273 (16.86%) XML
16 266 (16.43%) AngularJS
17 265 (16.37%) Web Development
18 252 (15.57%) HTML5
19 237 (14.64%) Degree
19 237 (14.64%) Oracle
20 236 (14.58%) Apple iOS
21 232 (14.33%) Web Services
22 228 (14.08%) OO
23 216 (13.34%) Mobile App
24 208 (12.85%) Android
25 190 (11.74%) SDLC
26 180 (11.12%) .NET Framework
27 179 (11.06%) Windows
28 177 (10.93%) TDD
29 173 (10.69%) T-SQL

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 96 (5.93%) IIS
2 93 (5.74%) SharePoint
3 58 (3.58%) CMS
4 43 (2.66%) Apache
5 25 (1.54%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 19 (1.17%) Umbraco
7 16 (0.99%) JBoss
8 15 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 12 (0.74%) WebSphere
10 11 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
11 10 (0.62%) Confluence
11 10 (0.62%) Moodle
12 9 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.49%) Drupal
13 8 (0.49%) Joomla!
14 7 (0.43%) nginx
14 7 (0.43%) Orchard CMS
14 7 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 93 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.73%) MS Office
3 6 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.25%) Gliffy
5 4 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.19%) InDesign
7 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.062%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.062%) Blender
8 1 (0.062%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 49 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
2 33 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (1.67%) Oracle 11i
4 19 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (1.17%) Oracle Financials
5 17 (1.05%) Oracle HRMS
6 10 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.31%) Magento
8 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.25%) Infor M3
8 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.12%) Aligne
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 51 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (2.22%) GitHub
4 31 (1.91%) SaaS
5 15 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.49%) Office 365
6 8 (0.49%) TestFlight
7 6 (0.37%) Google Play
7 6 (0.37%) Sage Pay
8 5 (0.31%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.25%) Heroku
10 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.19%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.19%) IaaS
11 2 (0.12%) AWS OpsWorks
11 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.12%) PaaS
12 1 (0.062%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.062%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.47%) Internet
2 20 (1.24%) HTTP
3 17 (1.05%) Intranet
4 8 (0.49%) SSL
5 7 (0.43%) VPN
6 5 (0.31%) IPsec
6 5 (0.31%) SSH
7 4 (0.25%) WebEx
8 3 (0.19%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.12%) AMQP
9 2 (0.12%) FTP
9 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.12%) Multicast
9 2 (0.12%) Skype
9 2 (0.12%) SMTP
9 2 (0.12%) Unicast
10 1 (0.062%) GPRS
10 1 (0.062%) PBX
10 1 (0.062%) SMS
10 1 (0.062%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 506 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 126 (7.78%) MySQL
3 107 (6.61%) Relational Database
4 82 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (3.83%) Oracle Reports
6 58 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 44 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (2.41%) RDBMS
9 36 (2.22%) MongoDB
10 35 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
11 34 (2.10%) NoSQL
12 31 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 30 (1.85%) Oracle Database
14 29 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
14 29 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 25 (1.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 23 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
17 21 (1.30%) Oracle Discoverer
17 21 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 157 (9.70%) Visual Studio
2 146 (9.02%) Git (software)
3 91 (5.62%) Subversion
3 91 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 80 (4.94%) Jenkins
5 57 (3.52%) Maven
6 47 (2.90%) Xcode
7 36 (2.22%) Selenium
8 31 (1.91%) Eclipse
9 29 (1.79%) JIRA
10 25 (1.54%) TeamCity
11 24 (1.48%) Ant
12 23 (1.42%) gulp
13 22 (1.36%) NUnit
14 21 (1.30%) Grunt
14 21 (1.30%) JUnit
15 20 (1.24%) Karma Test Runner
16 19 (1.17%) Jasmine
17 18 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
18 17 (1.05%) Gradle
General
1 364 (22.48%) Finance
2 88 (5.44%) Banking
3 57 (3.52%) Marketing
4 49 (3.03%) Retail
5 42 (2.59%) Games
6 29 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 26 (1.61%) Advertising
7 26 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 22 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.30%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.17%) Front Office
11 16 (0.99%) Electronics
12 14 (0.86%) Legal
12 14 (0.86%) Publishing
13 12 (0.74%) Law
13 12 (0.74%) Military
14 7 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.19%) German Language
15 3 (0.19%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.12%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 765 (47.25%) .NET
2 681 (42.06%) HTML
3 579 (35.76%) CSS
4 481 (29.71%) ASP.NET
5 390 (24.09%) jQuery
6 273 (16.86%) XML
7 266 (16.43%) AngularJS
8 252 (15.57%) HTML5
9 232 (14.33%) Web Services
10 180 (11.12%) .NET Framework
11 162 (10.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 162 (10.01%) CSS3
12 157 (9.70%) Ajax
12 157 (9.70%) WCF
13 136 (8.40%) REST
14 120 (7.41%) JSON
15 113 (6.98%) SOAP
16 101 (6.24%) WPF
17 99 (6.11%) ASP.NET Web API
18 96 (5.93%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 216 (13.34%) Mobile App
2 162 (10.01%) User Experience
3 156 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
4 125 (7.72%) Computer Science
5 50 (3.09%) Client/Server
5 50 (3.09%) Data Structures
6 45 (2.78%) Algorithms
7 40 (2.47%) iPad
8 36 (2.22%) PMI
9 35 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (1.67%) Derivative
11 24 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 23 (1.42%) Management Information System
12 23 (1.42%) Mathematics
13 21 (1.30%) Market Risk
14 20 (1.24%) iPhone
15 18 (1.11%) Fixed Income
16 15 (0.93%) Virtual Team
17 13 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
18 12 (0.74%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 236 (14.58%) Apple iOS
2 208 (12.85%) Android
3 179 (11.06%) Windows
4 156 (9.64%) Linux
5 97 (5.99%) Unix
6 19 (1.17%) Mac OS X
7 13 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
8 11 (0.68%) Windows Phone
8 11 (0.68%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.43%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.31%) BlackBerry OS
10 5 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.12%) Solaris
11 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.062%) CentOS
12 1 (0.062%) Debian
12 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 522 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
2 452 (27.92%) MVC
3 265 (16.37%) Web Development
4 228 (14.08%) OO
5 190 (11.74%) SDLC
6 177 (10.93%) TDD
7 158 (9.76%) iOS Development
8 150 (9.26%) Scrum
9 127 (7.84%) Unit Testing
10 124 (7.66%) Software Engineering
11 119 (7.35%) Android Development
12 111 (6.86%) OOP
13 107 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
14 99 (6.11%) Mobile Development
15 88 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
16 78 (4.82%) Front End Development
17 76 (4.69%) SOA
18 74 (4.57%) OOD
19 65 (4.01%) Mobile Application Development
20 63 (3.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 782 (48.30%) JavaScript
2 749 (46.26%) C#
3 728 (44.97%) SQL
4 411 (25.39%) Java
5 173 (10.69%) T-SQL
6 166 (10.25%) VB.NET
7 146 (9.02%) PHP
8 127 (7.84%) C++
9 122 (7.54%) Objective-C
10 109 (6.73%) PL/SQL
10 109 (6.73%) VB
11 96 (5.93%) Python
12 78 (4.82%) Apple Swift
13 39 (2.41%) C
14 37 (2.29%) Ruby
14 37 (2.29%) VBScript
15 34 (2.10%) VB6
16 29 (1.79%) ES6
17 27 (1.67%) VBA
18 25 (1.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 237 (14.64%) Degree
2 44 (2.72%) Security Cleared
3 36 (2.22%) PMI Certification
4 31 (1.91%) SC Cleared
5 20 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.43%) MCSD
7 6 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.31%) OCA
9 3 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.19%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.19%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.12%) MCP
10 2 (0.12%) PhD
11 1 (0.062%) ISEB
11 1 (0.062%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.062%) MCSA
11 1 (0.062%) MCSE
11 1 (0.062%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.69%) QA
2 24 (1.48%) SLA
3 7 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
5 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.12%) MiFID
5 2 (0.12%) SEPA
5 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.062%) HL7
6 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.062%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (0.74%) Docker
2 8 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.43%) Cygwin
4 4 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.062%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 20 (1.24%) Puppet
2 12 (0.74%) Ansible
3 10 (0.62%) Graphite
3 10 (0.62%) Uchiwa
4 8 (0.49%) TeamSite
5 6 (0.37%) Grafana
5 6 (0.37%) Nagios
5 6 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.37%) Packer
5 6 (0.37%) Terraform
6 3 (0.19%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.19%) WMI
7 2 (0.12%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.12%) Salt
8 1 (0.062%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 288 (17.79%) Microsoft
2 237 (14.64%) Oracle
3 48 (2.96%) Xamarin
4 28 (1.73%) IBM
5 24 (1.48%) Adobe
5 24 (1.48%) Google
6 23 (1.42%) SAP
7 20 (1.24%) Apple
8 17 (1.05%) Redback
9 16 (0.99%) Zend
10 15 (0.93%) Retek
11 14 (0.86%) MuleSoft
12 12 (0.74%) Atlassian
12 12 (0.74%) EPiServer
13 11 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (0.68%) Sitecore
13 11 (0.68%) Tableau
13 11 (0.68%) Telerik
14 9 (0.56%) Facebook
14 9 (0.56%) Hyperion
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 plus fantastic benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Godalming, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-45k+Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Holidays
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa30-45k+Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k+Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k + 25 days holiday + Life assurance + More!!
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 44k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, free food
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
RPS Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago