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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Application Developer
Rank 785 831 813
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 98 76 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.065% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.068% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 90 67 71
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £58,800 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +20.25%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +58 96 £47,500 - 13
London +63 32 £62,500 +28.20% 6
West Yorkshire +34 19 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +22 19 £45,000 - 1
Leeds +26 18 £45,000 - 1
City of London +48 10 £62,500 -7.40% 3
East Midlands +15 8 £41,674 +19.06%
North West +4 8 £42,500 -26.72% 1
South West - 8 £36,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 8 £41,674 -
Nottingham - 8 £41,674 -
West Midlands -4 7 £49,500 +23.75%
South East -26 7 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Manchester - 7 £42,500 -
Coventry -4 6 £49,500 +23.75%
East of England +11 5 £45,000 +3.44%
Wiltshire - 4 £38,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £47,500 -
Salford - 3 £50,000 -
Watford - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Scotland +20 2 £53,750 +34.37%
Surrey +5 2 £41,500 -5.57% 3
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
North East - 2 £55,000 -
Dorset - 2 £35,000 -
Trowbridge - 2 £38,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £55,000 -
Oxford - 2 £50,000 -

Senior Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 94 (58.39%) .NET
2 86 (53.42%) C#
3 72 (44.72%) SQL
4 70 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 69 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (40.37%) SQL Server
7 58 (36.02%) MVC
8 57 (35.40%) HTML
9 50 (31.06%) ASP.NET
10 46 (28.57%) CSS
11 41 (25.47%) XML
12 37 (22.98%) Microsoft
13 35 (21.74%) OO
13 35 (21.74%) jQuery
14 33 (20.50%) Finance
15 30 (18.63%) Java
15 30 (18.63%) .NET Framework
15 30 (18.63%) TDD
16 29 (18.01%) Web Services
17 27 (16.77%) Visual Studio
18 26 (16.15%) PHP
18 26 (16.15%) T-SQL
18 26 (16.15%) Windows
18 26 (16.15%) HTML5
19 25 (15.53%) Linux
20 24 (14.91%) Oracle
20 24 (14.91%) CSS3
21 23 (14.29%) MySQL
22 21 (13.04%) MS Excel
22 21 (13.04%) Scrum

Senior Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.97%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (3.73%) IIS
3 6 (3.73%) FileNet
3 6 (3.73%) Node.js
4 5 (3.11%) SAP Portal
4 5 (3.11%) NetWeaver
5 4 (2.48%) Apache
5 4 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.86%) Drupal
7 2 (1.24%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.24%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.24%) WordPress
7 2 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.62%) Alfresco
Applications
1 21 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.11%) MS Office
3 3 (1.86%) Final Cut Pro
3 3 (1.86%) Quicktime
4 2 (1.24%) MS Project
4 2 (1.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Exstream
2 5 (3.11%) SAP R/3
3 4 (2.48%) SAP xRPM
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.24%) RMDS
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.24%) Magento
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.62%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.62%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.21%) Internet
2 6 (3.73%) HTTP
3 3 (1.86%) Intranet
3 3 (1.86%) RTP
3 3 (1.86%) DNS
3 3 (1.86%) RTSP
4 1 (0.62%) SMTP
4 1 (0.62%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (40.37%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.29%) MySQL
3 21 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (9.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (8.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (8.07%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (4.97%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (3.11%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.48%) OLAP
10 4 (2.48%) Riak
10 4 (2.48%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.62%) KDB
Development Applications
1 27 (16.77%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.21%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.35%) Subversion
4 5 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.11%) JIRA
4 5 (3.11%) Maven
5 3 (1.86%) NWDI
5 3 (1.86%) NWDS
5 3 (1.86%) Hudson
5 3 (1.86%) Ant
6 2 (1.24%) jMock
6 2 (1.24%) JUnit
6 2 (1.24%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.24%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.24%) Mockito
7 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.62%) Grunt
7 1 (0.62%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.62%) Mocha
7 1 (0.62%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 33 (20.50%) Finance
2 16 (9.94%) Law
3 5 (3.11%) Legal
4 4 (2.48%) Front Office
5 3 (1.86%) Japanese Language
5 3 (1.86%) Banking
6 2 (1.24%) Marketing
6 2 (1.24%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (58.39%) .NET
2 57 (35.40%) HTML
3 50 (31.06%) ASP.NET
4 46 (28.57%) CSS
5 41 (25.47%) XML
6 35 (21.74%) jQuery
7 30 (18.63%) .NET Framework
8 29 (18.01%) Web Services
9 26 (16.15%) HTML5
10 24 (14.91%) CSS3
11 21 (13.04%) WCF
11 21 (13.04%) AngularJS
12 19 (11.80%) JSON
13 18 (11.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (9.32%) XSLT
15 14 (8.70%) Ajax
16 13 (8.07%) WPF
17 12 (7.45%) Doctrine
18 11 (6.83%) Symfony
19 10 (6.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.07%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.07%) User Experience
3 9 (5.59%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.97%) Open Source
5 5 (3.11%) Informatics
6 4 (2.48%) RIA
6 4 (2.48%) GIS
7 3 (1.86%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.86%) Video Editing
8 2 (1.24%) Derivative
8 2 (1.24%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.24%) W3C
8 2 (1.24%) iPhone
9 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.62%) iPad
9 1 (0.62%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.62%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.15%) Windows
2 25 (15.53%) Linux
3 6 (3.73%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.73%) Android
4 2 (1.24%) UNIX
5 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.62%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.62%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (36.02%) MVC
3 35 (21.74%) OO
4 30 (18.63%) TDD
5 21 (13.04%) Scrum
6 19 (11.80%) Unit Testing
6 19 (11.80%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (7.45%) Workflow
8 11 (6.83%) Practice Management
8 11 (6.83%) Automated Testing
9 10 (6.21%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.21%) BDD
10 9 (5.59%) Software Architecture
10 9 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (4.97%) Multithreading
11 8 (4.97%) CRM
12 7 (4.35%) SOA
13 6 (3.73%) Software Engineering
13 6 (3.73%) Mentoring
14 5 (3.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (53.42%) C#
2 72 (44.72%) SQL
3 70 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 30 (18.63%) Java
5 26 (16.15%) PHP
5 26 (16.15%) T-SQL
6 18 (11.18%) VB.NET
7 11 (6.83%) PL/SQL
8 10 (6.21%) Python
9 9 (5.59%) ABAP
10 8 (4.97%) XPath
11 5 (3.11%) XAML
11 5 (3.11%) VBA
11 5 (3.11%) Ruby
12 3 (1.86%) C++
13 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.62%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (6.83%) Degree
2 6 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.11%) MCSD
3 5 (3.11%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.86%) PMP
4 3 (1.86%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.86%) MOS
5 1 (0.62%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (22.98%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.91%) Oracle
3 13 (8.07%) Zend
4 9 (5.59%) IBM
4 9 (5.59%) SAP
5 6 (3.73%) Software AG
5 6 (3.73%) HP
5 6 (3.73%) Adobe
5 6 (3.73%) webMethods
5 6 (3.73%) Informatica
6 4 (2.48%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.86%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.24%) Syclo
9 1 (0.62%) Apple
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