The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Application Developer
Rank 838 779 816
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 81 95 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.085% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.090% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 72 90 78
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £59,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -12.22%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 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 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 April 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 17 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 -43 78 £47,500 +18.75% 8
South East -6 41 £47,500 +19.49% 3
Surrey +4 15 £43,000 +7.50% 2
London -58 15 £57,500 -
East of England -21 9 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Gatwick - 9 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 9 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 -
Leeds - 8 £45,000 -
Brighton - 7 £47,500 -
East Sussex - 7 £47,500 -
Middlesex - 6 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire +5 5 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Cambridge +4 5 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Essex - 4 £41,000 -
West Midlands -5 3 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Harrow - 3 £50,000 -
Leatherhead - 3 - - 1
Kent -17 2 £42,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £42,500 -
Woking - 2 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £43,750 - 1
Chelmsford - 2 £45,000 -
Colchester - 2 £37,000 -
Reigate +5 1 £62,500 +78.57%
Birmingham +3 1 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Worcestershire 0 1 £42,000 +40.00% 1
Nottingham -3 1 £40,000 -5.88%
North West -4 1 £58,000 +65.71% 2

Senior Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 103 (59.88%) JavaScript
2 91 (52.91%) .NET
3 90 (52.33%) HTML
4 79 (45.93%) C#
5 73 (42.44%) SQL
6 71 (41.28%) ASP.NET
7 68 (39.53%) CSS
8 64 (37.21%) Java
9 58 (33.72%) SQL Server
10 45 (26.16%) XML
11 44 (25.58%) MVC
12 40 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (21.51%) jQuery
13 37 (21.51%) Windows
14 36 (20.93%) Web Services
15 34 (19.77%) Microsoft
16 33 (19.19%) Degree
16 33 (19.19%) .NET Framework
16 33 (19.19%) Ajax
17 31 (18.02%) Finance
18 29 (16.86%) JSON
18 29 (16.86%) WCF
19 27 (15.70%) Oracle
20 25 (14.53%) Computer Science
20 25 (14.53%) HTML5
21 24 (13.95%) SOA
22 23 (13.37%) Eclipse
23 21 (12.21%) XSLT
23 21 (12.21%) ASP.NET MVC
24 20 (11.63%) Unit Testing

Senior Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (8.72%) IIS
2 9 (5.23%) IBM Notes
2 9 (5.23%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (5.23%) FileNet
2 9 (5.23%) WebSphere Process Server
2 9 (5.23%) WebSphere
2 9 (5.23%) WebSphere Portal
3 7 (4.07%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.91%) Apache
4 5 (2.91%) Node.js
5 4 (2.33%) Drupal
5 4 (2.33%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.74%) DNN
7 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.58%) CMS
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.58%) Resin
8 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.33%) Maximo
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) SaaS
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) Network Security
2 1 (0.58%) Modbus
2 1 (0.58%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (33.72%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.14%) MySQL
3 10 (5.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (5.81%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.23%) DB2
4 9 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.07%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.07%) SQLite
5 7 (4.07%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.49%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (3.49%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.91%) Redis
7 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.74%) QlikView
9 3 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.74%) Big Data
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (13.37%) Eclipse
2 19 (11.05%) Visual Studio
3 13 (7.56%) Subversion
3 13 (7.56%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.56%) Selenium
4 12 (6.98%) Eclipse RCP
5 9 (5.23%) Rational Application Developer
5 9 (5.23%) PhoneGap
5 9 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.07%) Maven
7 5 (2.91%) PHPUnit
7 5 (2.91%) JSUnit
7 5 (2.91%) JsTestDriver
8 4 (2.33%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.74%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.16%) JUnit
10 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.16%) GDB
11 1 (0.58%) CppUnit
General
1 31 (18.02%) Finance
2 6 (3.49%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.49%) Games
3 4 (2.33%) Banking
4 3 (1.74%) Publishing
4 3 (1.74%) Front Office
5 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (52.91%) .NET
2 90 (52.33%) HTML
3 71 (41.28%) ASP.NET
4 68 (39.53%) CSS
5 45 (26.16%) XML
6 37 (21.51%) jQuery
7 36 (20.93%) Web Services
8 33 (19.19%) Ajax
8 33 (19.19%) .NET Framework
9 29 (16.86%) JSON
9 29 (16.86%) WCF
10 25 (14.53%) HTML5
11 21 (12.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (12.21%) XSLT
12 17 (9.88%) CSS3
13 16 (9.30%) SOAP
14 15 (8.72%) J2EE
15 14 (8.14%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (7.56%) WinForms
17 11 (6.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.53%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.05%) Mobile App
2 19 (11.05%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.23%) DataPower
4 8 (4.65%) EPoS
5 7 (4.07%) Open Source
5 7 (4.07%) iPhone
6 6 (3.49%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.49%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (3.49%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.49%) Blog
7 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.33%) Derivative
9 3 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.16%) Equities
10 2 (1.16%) CUDA
11 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.58%) Exotic Derivative
11 1 (0.58%) Replication
11 1 (0.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.51%) Windows
2 17 (9.88%) Linux
3 16 (9.30%) Android
4 13 (7.56%) UNIX
5 9 (5.23%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.07%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.16%) AIX
9 1 (0.58%) Debian
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.58%) MVC
2 40 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (13.95%) SOA
4 20 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (11.63%) Unit Testing
5 17 (9.88%) OO
6 16 (9.30%) Scrum
6 16 (9.30%) Incident Management
7 15 (8.72%) Software Architecture
8 14 (8.14%) Configuration Management
9 13 (7.56%) TDD
10 12 (6.98%) OWASP
11 11 (6.40%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (6.40%) Project Management
12 10 (5.81%) Android Development
12 10 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (5.23%) Static Code Analysis
13 9 (5.23%) Waterfall
13 9 (5.23%) BDD
13 9 (5.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 103 (59.88%) JavaScript
2 79 (45.93%) C#
3 73 (42.44%) SQL
4 64 (37.21%) Java
5 19 (11.05%) T-SQL
6 15 (8.72%) PHP
7 13 (7.56%) Perl
7 13 (7.56%) C++
8 9 (5.23%) C
8 9 (5.23%) VB.NET
8 9 (5.23%) Ruby
9 8 (4.65%) Python
10 7 (4.07%) Objective-C
11 6 (3.49%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.49%) VB
12 5 (2.91%) Erlang
13 4 (2.33%) Scala
14 3 (1.74%) PHP5
15 1 (0.58%) VB6
15 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 33 (19.19%) Degree
2 5 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.74%) MCTS
3 3 (1.74%) MCPD
4 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.47%) QA
2 9 (5.23%) ISO 9001
3 7 (4.07%) TickIT
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 3 (1.74%) Puppet
1 3 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.58%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (19.77%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.70%) Oracle
3 9 (5.23%) JBoss
3 9 (5.23%) IBM
3 9 (5.23%) ILOG
3 9 (5.23%) Lotus
3 9 (5.23%) Sencha
4 7 (4.07%) Google
5 6 (3.49%) DevExpress
5 6 (3.49%) Hyperion
6 5 (2.91%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.91%) Apple
7 4 (2.33%) Zend
8 3 (1.74%) Informatica
9 2 (1.16%) Sybase
9 2 (1.16%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.58%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.58%) SAP
10 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £58,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hudson - London
Salary: EXCELLENT SALARY & PACKAGE
Posted: 8 days ago
Aylesbury
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits - see list!
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 28 days ago