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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Application Developer
Rank 830 788 832
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 59 86 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.081% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.086% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 56 69 63
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+8.53% -1.79%

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
108233 100307 110663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87592 83387 94376
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 2014 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 12 September 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
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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 -44 56 £47,500 -7.31% 12
West Midlands +11 18 £60,000 +50.00%
Birmingham - 16 £60,000 -
London -43 13 £56,000 -6.66% 7
South East -18 12 £38,500 +30.50% 3
City of London +6 9 £56,000 -6.66% 2
North West -6 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Surrey -13 6 £47,500 +61.01% 2
Merseyside - 4 £60,000 -
Liverpool - 4 £60,000 -
Leatherhead - 3 £47,500 - 1
Leeds - 3 £40,000 - 1
Street - 3 £60,000 -
South West - 3 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Somerset - 3 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +6 2 £35,000 -17.64%
Wallingford +3 2 £35,000 -17.64%
Cambridge -2 2 £46,500 +3.33%
Cambridgeshire -5 2 £46,500 +10.05%
East of England -15 2 £46,500 +7.51%
Staffordshire - 2 £43,000 -
Eastleigh - 2 £35,000 -
Southampton - 2 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £43,000 -
Berkshire -3 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
East Midlands -11 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Glasgow -14 1 £40,000 -11.11%

Senior Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 75 (56.39%) JavaScript
2 71 (53.38%) HTML
3 67 (50.38%) .NET
4 65 (48.87%) C#
5 62 (46.62%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (45.86%) CSS
7 58 (43.61%) SQL
8 56 (42.11%) jQuery
9 46 (34.59%) SQL Server
10 44 (33.08%) MVC
11 42 (31.58%) ASP.NET
12 40 (30.08%) XML
13 38 (28.57%) Ajax
14 34 (25.56%) Java
15 32 (24.06%) Microsoft
16 28 (21.05%) AngularJS
16 28 (21.05%) Mentoring
17 25 (18.80%) Oracle
18 24 (18.05%) PHP
19 23 (17.29%) SOA
19 23 (17.29%) Scrum
19 23 (17.29%) HTML5
20 22 (16.54%) WCF
20 22 (16.54%) OOP
21 21 (15.79%) OO
21 21 (15.79%) Windows
21 21 (15.79%) IIS
21 21 (15.79%) Visual Studio
21 21 (15.79%) JSON
21 21 (15.79%) Security Cleared

Senior Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 21 (15.79%) IIS
2 16 (12.03%) Node.js
3 14 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.27%) Apache
5 7 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (4.51%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.26%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.50%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.50%) WorkSite
8 2 (1.50%) Drupal
8 2 (1.50%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.50%) CMS
9 1 (0.75%) ATG Dynamo
9 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.75%) Resin
9 1 (0.75%) DNN
9 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Maximo
2 3 (2.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) SaaS
2 2 (1.50%) GitHub
3 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.27%) Internet
2 5 (3.76%) LDAP
3 2 (1.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.50%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.50%) Network Security
4 1 (0.75%) Modbus
4 1 (0.75%) Intranet
4 1 (0.75%) DHCP
4 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.78%) MySQL
3 14 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (9.02%) Crystal Reports
4 12 (9.02%) Oracle Database
5 9 (6.77%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.51%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.76%) QlikView
9 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.26%) Redis
11 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.50%) DB2
11 2 (1.50%) IDOL
12 1 (0.75%) Oracle OWB
12 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.75%) DTS
Development Applications
1 21 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 19 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 16 (12.03%) Subversion
4 12 (9.02%) Ant
5 10 (7.52%) JIRA
5 10 (7.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 9 (6.77%) PHPUnit
7 7 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (5.26%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.51%) Selenium
9 4 (3.01%) Bugzilla
9 4 (3.01%) Trac
9 4 (3.01%) PEAR
10 3 (2.26%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (2.26%) Moq
10 3 (2.26%) MbUnit
10 3 (2.26%) CppUnit
10 3 (2.26%) NUnit
10 3 (2.26%) CruiseControl
10 3 (2.26%) JUnit
General
1 19 (14.29%) Finance
2 14 (10.53%) Legal
2 14 (10.53%) Retail
3 13 (9.77%) Law
4 3 (2.26%) Advertising
5 2 (1.50%) Publishing
5 2 (1.50%) Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Billing
6 1 (0.75%) Local Government
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (53.38%) HTML
2 67 (50.38%) .NET
3 61 (45.86%) CSS
4 56 (42.11%) jQuery
5 42 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 40 (30.08%) XML
7 38 (28.57%) Ajax
8 28 (21.05%) AngularJS
9 23 (17.29%) HTML5
10 22 (16.54%) WCF
11 21 (15.79%) JSON
12 20 (15.04%) .NET Framework
13 19 (14.29%) Web Services
13 19 (14.29%) REST
14 15 (11.28%) Silverlight
15 14 (10.53%) Symfony
15 14 (10.53%) XSLT
16 12 (9.02%) CSS3
16 12 (9.02%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (8.27%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.53%) Open Source
1 18 (13.53%) User Experience
2 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.78%) N-Tier
3 16 (12.03%) Mobile App
4 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
5 10 (7.52%) Blackberry
6 9 (6.77%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.26%) NHS
9 2 (1.50%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.75%) Statistics
10 1 (0.75%) New Media
10 1 (0.75%) GIS
10 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.75%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.75%) RMADS
10 1 (0.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.79%) Windows
2 13 (9.77%) Linux
3 11 (8.27%) Android
4 10 (7.52%) Apple iOS
4 10 (7.52%) Windows 8
5 6 (4.51%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.76%) UNIX
7 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (46.62%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (33.08%) MVC
3 28 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 23 (17.29%) Scrum
4 23 (17.29%) SOA
5 22 (16.54%) OOP
6 21 (15.79%) OO
7 19 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (13.53%) TDD
9 17 (12.78%) Unit Testing
10 15 (11.28%) Web Development
11 14 (10.53%) E-Commerce
12 11 (8.27%) Document Management
12 11 (8.27%) Software Engineering
13 10 (7.52%) Project Management
13 10 (7.52%) Software Architecture
13 10 (7.52%) Android Development
13 10 (7.52%) iOS Development
14 8 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 75 (56.39%) JavaScript
2 65 (48.87%) C#
3 58 (43.61%) SQL
4 34 (25.56%) Java
5 24 (18.05%) PHP
6 11 (8.27%) ActionScript
7 10 (7.52%) Objective-C
7 10 (7.52%) ActionScript 3.0
8 9 (6.77%) VB.NET
9 8 (6.02%) PHP5
9 8 (6.02%) Ruby
9 8 (6.02%) C++
10 7 (5.26%) Python
10 7 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 7 (5.26%) VBScript
11 5 (3.76%) XPath
11 5 (3.76%) Perl
11 5 (3.76%) PowerShell
12 4 (3.01%) TypeScript
12 4 (3.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 20 (15.04%) Degree
3 16 (12.03%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.01%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) MCAD
5 1 (0.75%) MCSD
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.75%) MCTS
5 1 (0.75%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) SLA
1 7 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (5.26%) Puppet
1 7 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 32 (24.06%) Microsoft
2 25 (18.80%) Oracle
3 10 (7.52%) Zend
3 10 (7.52%) Sencha
3 10 (7.52%) Appcelerator
4 3 (2.26%) Remedy
4 3 (2.26%) BMC
4 3 (2.26%) CA
4 3 (2.26%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.50%) HP
5 2 (1.50%) Sybase
6 1 (0.75%) JBoss
6 1 (0.75%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) BEA
6 1 (0.75%) Apple
6 1 (0.75%) ATG
6 1 (0.75%) Talend
6 1 (0.75%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.75%) DevExpress
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Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Premier Farnell
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £52000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Steria
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 15% benefits dependant on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Ruislip
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago