The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Application Developer
Rank 809 851 796
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 91 59 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.051% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.054% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 86 55 77
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +3.61%

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Applications Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer within the UK.

Senior Applications Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Applications Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Senior Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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
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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 +52 91 £50,000 +5.26% 9
London +20 29 £62,500 +25.00% 5
South East +27 27 £42,500 +1.79% 1
Yorkshire +24 23 £50,000 +25.00%
Leeds +28 19 £50,000 +25.00%
West Yorkshire +21 19 £50,000 +25.00%
East Sussex - 15 £40,000 -
Brighton - 15 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +3 8 £50,000 +42.85%
City of London +18 7 £57,500 +2.67% 2
Oxford - 7 £50,000 -
South West -4 5 £50,000 -16.66%
North West +6 3 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Bristol - 3 £50,000 -
East of England +8 2 £50,000 +7.52% 1
Crawley - 2 £60,000 -
Manchester - 2 £50,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £45,000 -
Salford - 2 £50,000 -
Cornwall - 2 £33,250 -
West Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Berkshire +9 1 £50,000 -
Surrey -4 1 £62,500 +16.27%
East Midlands -4 1 £52,000 +30.00%
Cheshire -5 1 £40,000 +15.94% 1
Derbyshire - 1 £52,000 -
Warrington - 1 £40,000 - 1
Par - 1 £35,000 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Applications Developer in their job title.

1 106 (55.79%) .NET
2 103 (54.21%) C#
3 89 (46.84%) JavaScript
4 85 (44.74%) SQL
4 85 (44.74%) MVC
5 79 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (37.89%) SQL Server
7 68 (35.79%) ASP.NET
8 61 (32.11%) OO
9 60 (31.58%) HTML
10 53 (27.89%) CSS
11 48 (25.26%) AngularJS
12 43 (22.63%) TDD
13 41 (21.58%) Java
13 41 (21.58%) Finance
14 39 (20.53%) jQuery
14 39 (20.53%) HTML5
15 37 (19.47%) Linux
15 37 (19.47%) Web Services
16 36 (18.95%) XML
17 35 (18.42%) Microsoft
17 35 (18.42%) .NET Framework
17 35 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
18 33 (17.37%) PHP
18 33 (17.37%) MySQL
19 32 (16.84%) Windows
20 29 (15.26%) Unit Testing
21 28 (14.74%) CSS3
21 28 (14.74%) E-Commerce
22 27 (14.21%) Business Intelligence

Senior Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.79%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.21%) IIS
2 8 (4.21%) Node.js
3 7 (3.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.58%) Apache
5 3 (1.58%) NetWeaver
5 3 (1.58%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.58%) Drupal
5 3 (1.58%) SAP Portal
6 2 (1.05%) Confluence
6 2 (1.05%) WordPress
6 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.05%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.05%) FileNet
6 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.05%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.53%) JBoss
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.16%) MS Office
3 3 (1.58%) Quicktime
3 3 (1.58%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (1.58%) SAP R/3
1 3 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.58%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.05%) Magento
2 2 (1.05%) SAP xRPM
3 1 (0.53%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.53%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.05%) GitHub
3 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.79%) Internet
2 7 (3.68%) HTTP
3 6 (3.16%) SSL
4 5 (2.63%) Firewall
5 3 (1.58%) RTSP
5 3 (1.58%) RTP
5 3 (1.58%) Intranet
6 2 (1.05%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (37.89%) SQL Server
2 33 (17.37%) MySQL
3 20 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 19 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (6.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.63%) MongoDB
12 4 (2.11%) Riak
12 4 (2.11%) OLAP
13 3 (1.58%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.58%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (8.95%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.37%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.26%) JIRA
4 6 (3.16%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.63%) Subversion
6 3 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.58%) JUnit
6 3 (1.58%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.58%) Grunt
7 2 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.05%) Hudson
7 2 (1.05%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.05%) NUnit
7 2 (1.05%) Firebug
7 2 (1.05%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.05%) Mocha
7 2 (1.05%) Ant
7 2 (1.05%) Maven
General
1 41 (21.58%) Finance
2 14 (7.37%) Law
3 7 (3.68%) Legal
4 5 (2.63%) Banking
5 4 (2.11%) Japanese Language
6 2 (1.05%) Marketing
6 2 (1.05%) Back Office
6 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
7 1 (0.53%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (55.79%) .NET
2 68 (35.79%) ASP.NET
3 60 (31.58%) HTML
4 53 (27.89%) CSS
5 48 (25.26%) AngularJS
6 39 (20.53%) jQuery
6 39 (20.53%) HTML5
7 37 (19.47%) Web Services
8 36 (18.95%) XML
9 35 (18.42%) .NET Framework
9 35 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (14.74%) CSS3
11 24 (12.63%) RESTful
12 22 (11.58%) Entity Framework
13 20 (10.53%) Doctrine
14 18 (9.47%) Symfony
15 17 (8.95%) Silverlight
15 17 (8.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 16 (8.42%) Middleware
17 14 (7.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.53%) User Experience
2 19 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.32%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.79%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.11%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.11%) RIA
7 3 (1.58%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.58%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.58%) GIS
7 3 (1.58%) Video Editing
8 2 (1.05%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.05%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.05%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) Wiki
9 1 (0.53%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.53%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.47%) Linux
2 32 (16.84%) Windows
3 9 (4.74%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.68%) Android
5 4 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.58%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.53%) UNIX
7 1 (0.53%) AIX
7 1 (0.53%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (44.74%) MVC
2 79 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (32.11%) OO
4 43 (22.63%) TDD
5 29 (15.26%) Unit Testing
6 28 (14.74%) E-Commerce
7 27 (14.21%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (12.11%) OOP
9 21 (11.05%) Scrum
10 20 (10.53%) BDD
11 19 (10.00%) Automated Testing
11 19 (10.00%) Web Development
12 17 (8.95%) Mentoring
13 16 (8.42%) SDLC
14 14 (7.37%) SOA
14 14 (7.37%) Project Management
15 13 (6.84%) Software Architecture
16 12 (6.32%) Open Source
16 12 (6.32%) Workflow
17 8 (4.21%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (54.21%) C#
2 89 (46.84%) JavaScript
3 85 (44.74%) SQL
4 41 (21.58%) Java
5 33 (17.37%) PHP
6 24 (12.63%) VB.NET
7 15 (7.89%) T-SQL
8 12 (6.32%) Python
9 7 (3.68%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.63%) ABAP
11 4 (2.11%) Ruby
11 4 (2.11%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.58%) XPath
12 3 (1.58%) C++
13 1 (0.53%) VBA
13 1 (0.53%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (8.42%) Degree
2 4 (2.11%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.58%) PMP
3 3 (1.58%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.58%) MOS
4 1 (0.53%) MCSD
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) HL7
2 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.11%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.05%) Zend
3 16 (8.42%) Oracle
4 5 (2.63%) SAP
4 5 (2.63%) IBM
4 5 (2.63%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.11%) NetApp
5 4 (2.11%) VMware
5 4 (2.11%) Cisco
5 4 (2.11%) Citrix
6 3 (1.58%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.58%) Adobe
7 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.05%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.05%) Syclo
8 1 (0.53%) webMethods
8 1 (0.53%) Telerik
8 1 (0.53%) HP
8 1 (0.53%) Informatica
8 1 (0.53%) Software AG
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