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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Application Developer
Rank 818 861 797
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 97 71 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.061% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.064% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 94 67 76
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +6.17%

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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +70 97 £50,000 +5.26% 8
London +41 30 £62,500 +31.57% 3
Yorkshire +28 27 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Yorkshire +27 24 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Leeds +24 24 £47,500 +18.75% 2
South East +7 21 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Brighton - 10 £41,250 -
East Sussex - 10 £41,250 -
City of London +39 8 £67,500 +20.53% 1
South West -5 8 £35,000 -41.66%
North West -1 6 £50,000 +8.10% 1
Manchester - 6 £50,000 - 1
Salford - 6 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +10 5 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -3 4 £49,500 +27.74%
Cornwall - 4 £31,500 -
Oxford - 4 £50,000 - 1
Coventry - 4 £49,500 -
Hampshire +8 3 £47,500 +23.37%
Basingstoke - 3 £47,500 -
Bournemouth - 2 £35,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £45,000 -
St Austell - 2 £31,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Dorset - 2 £35,000 -
Berkshire +9 1 £50,000 +3.09%
Surrey +6 1 £62,500 +31.57%
Derby +3 1 £52,000 +48.57%
Derbyshire +1 1 £52,000 +48.57%
East Midlands 0 1 £52,000 +48.57%

Senior Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 103 (56.91%) .NET
2 102 (56.35%) C#
3 85 (46.96%) SQL
4 81 (44.75%) JavaScript
5 75 (41.44%) MVC
6 74 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (39.23%) SQL Server
8 59 (32.60%) ASP.NET
9 57 (31.49%) HTML
10 55 (30.39%) OO
11 48 (26.52%) CSS
12 40 (22.10%) XML
13 39 (21.55%) TDD
13 39 (21.55%) Microsoft
14 37 (20.44%) Java
15 36 (19.89%) Web Services
15 36 (19.89%) .NET Framework
15 36 (19.89%) AngularJS
16 35 (19.34%) jQuery
16 35 (19.34%) Linux
16 35 (19.34%) Finance
17 34 (18.78%) HTML5
18 33 (18.23%) PHP
19 32 (17.68%) MySQL
20 31 (17.13%) Windows
20 31 (17.13%) Unit Testing
21 29 (16.02%) ASP.NET MVC
21 29 (16.02%) CSS3
22 25 (13.81%) MS Excel
23 23 (12.71%) VB.NET

Senior Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (7.18%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (3.87%) Node.js
4 5 (2.76%) IIS
5 4 (2.21%) Apache
5 4 (2.21%) FileNet
5 4 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.66%) Drupal
7 2 (1.10%) WordPress
7 2 (1.10%) SAP Portal
7 2 (1.10%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.10%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.55%) CMS
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.55%) Confluence
8 1 (0.55%) Lightstreamer
8 1 (0.55%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 25 (13.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.31%) MS Office
3 3 (1.66%) Quicktime
3 3 (1.66%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.66%) Exstream
2 2 (1.10%) Magento
2 2 (1.10%) SAP xRPM
2 2 (1.10%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.55%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.55%) Maximo
3 1 (0.55%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.10%) GitHub
2 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.08%) Internet
2 6 (3.31%) SSL
3 5 (2.76%) HTTP
4 3 (1.66%) Intranet
4 3 (1.66%) RTP
4 3 (1.66%) Firewall
4 3 (1.66%) RTSP
5 2 (1.10%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (39.23%) SQL Server
2 32 (17.68%) MySQL
3 23 (12.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (11.05%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (6.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.87%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.21%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.21%) Riak
10 4 (2.21%) OLAP
11 3 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.66%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.55%) Big Data
13 1 (0.55%) KDB
Development Applications
1 22 (12.15%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.73%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.97%) JIRA
4 5 (2.76%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.21%) Subversion
6 3 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.66%) Grunt
7 2 (1.10%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.10%) Mocha
7 2 (1.10%) Maven
7 2 (1.10%) Hudson
7 2 (1.10%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.10%) Firebug
7 2 (1.10%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.10%) Ant
7 2 (1.10%) JUnit
8 1 (0.55%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.55%) NUnit
8 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.55%) NWDI
General
1 35 (19.34%) Finance
2 20 (11.05%) Law
3 10 (5.52%) Legal
4 5 (2.76%) Banking
5 4 (2.21%) Japanese Language
6 2 (1.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.10%) Front Office
6 2 (1.10%) Back Office
6 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (56.91%) .NET
2 59 (32.60%) ASP.NET
3 57 (31.49%) HTML
4 48 (26.52%) CSS
5 40 (22.10%) XML
6 36 (19.89%) Web Services
6 36 (19.89%) .NET Framework
6 36 (19.89%) AngularJS
7 35 (19.34%) jQuery
8 34 (18.78%) HTML5
9 29 (16.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (16.02%) CSS3
10 20 (11.05%) Doctrine
10 20 (11.05%) RESTful
11 18 (9.94%) WCF
11 18 (9.94%) Symfony
12 15 (8.29%) Entity Framework
13 14 (7.73%) JSON
14 13 (7.18%) Ajax
14 13 (7.18%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.39%) User Experience
2 15 (8.29%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.08%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.21%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.21%) RIA
7 3 (1.66%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.66%) GIS
7 3 (1.66%) Video Editing
7 3 (1.66%) Informatics
7 3 (1.66%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.10%) Derivative
8 2 (1.10%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.55%) W3C
9 1 (0.55%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.55%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.55%) iPad
9 1 (0.55%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.34%) Linux
2 31 (17.13%) Windows
3 8 (4.42%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.87%) Android
5 3 (1.66%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.10%) UNIX
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.55%) AIX
7 1 (0.55%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (41.44%) MVC
2 74 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (30.39%) OO
4 39 (21.55%) TDD
5 31 (17.13%) Unit Testing
6 21 (11.60%) E-Commerce
7 20 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (10.50%) Scrum
8 19 (10.50%) Automated Testing
9 18 (9.94%) BDD
10 15 (8.29%) Web Development
11 14 (7.73%) SOA
12 12 (6.63%) Software Architecture
13 11 (6.08%) Mentoring
13 11 (6.08%) OOP
14 10 (5.52%) Practice Management
14 10 (5.52%) Line Management
14 10 (5.52%) Open Source
15 9 (4.97%) Workflow
15 9 (4.97%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (56.35%) C#
2 85 (46.96%) SQL
3 81 (44.75%) JavaScript
4 37 (20.44%) Java
5 33 (18.23%) PHP
6 23 (12.71%) VB.NET
7 20 (11.05%) T-SQL
8 12 (6.63%) Python
9 6 (3.31%) XPath
9 6 (3.31%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.21%) ABAP
10 4 (2.21%) VBA
10 4 (2.21%) Ruby
11 3 (1.66%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.66%) ANSI SQL
11 3 (1.66%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (6.63%) Degree
2 5 (2.76%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.76%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.21%) MCSD
4 3 (1.66%) PMP
4 3 (1.66%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.66%) MOS
4 3 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.66%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (21.55%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.60%) Zend
3 16 (8.84%) Oracle
4 6 (3.31%) IBM
5 4 (2.21%) SAP
5 4 (2.21%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.66%) webMethods
6 3 (1.66%) Adobe
6 3 (1.66%) HP
6 3 (1.66%) Software AG
6 3 (1.66%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.66%) Informatica
7 2 (1.10%) NetApp
7 2 (1.10%) Citrix
7 2 (1.10%) VMware
7 2 (1.10%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.10%) Cisco
7 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.55%) Syclo
8 1 (0.55%) Telerik
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