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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Application Developer
Rank 825 803 820
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 78 88 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.080% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.084% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 69 84 73
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 £30,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £59,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -6.50%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112468 104615 118208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 91225 86993 101313
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 £38,000 £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 24 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 24 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 -38 76 £47,500 +18.75% 5
South East -3 40 £48,750 +21.87% 2
Surrey +16 16 £43,000 +7.50% 1
London -51 13 £57,500 -
East of England -23 9 £40,000 +2.56%
Gatwick - 9 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 9 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Leeds - 8 £45,000 - 1
Brighton -10 7 £47,500 -
East Sussex -10 7 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire +8 5 £40,000 +2.56%
Cambridge +3 5 £40,000 +2.56%
Middlesex - 5 £60,000 -
Essex - 4 £41,000 -
Leatherhead - 4 - - 1
West Midlands +14 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Harrow - 3 £50,000 -
North West +6 2 £58,000 +49.67% 1
Chelmsford - 2 £45,000 -
Colchester - 2 £37,000 -
Woking - 2 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £43,750 - 1
Reigate +9 1 £62,500 +78.57%
Worcestershire +5 1 £42,000 +40.00%
Birmingham +2 1 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Nottingham +2 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Scotland -2 1 - - 2
Nottinghamshire -8 1 £40,000 -5.88%

Senior Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 (60.59%) JavaScript
2 90 (52.94%) HTML
2 90 (52.94%) .NET
3 78 (45.88%) C#
4 71 (41.76%) SQL
5 70 (41.18%) ASP.NET
6 67 (39.41%) CSS
7 64 (37.65%) Java
8 59 (34.71%) SQL Server
9 46 (27.06%) MVC
10 45 (26.47%) XML
11 41 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (22.35%) jQuery
13 35 (20.59%) Web Services
13 35 (20.59%) Windows
13 35 (20.59%) Microsoft
14 34 (20.00%) .NET Framework
15 33 (19.41%) Degree
15 33 (19.41%) Ajax
16 31 (18.24%) Finance
17 30 (17.65%) WCF
18 28 (16.47%) JSON
19 27 (15.88%) Oracle
20 25 (14.71%) SOA
20 25 (14.71%) HTML5
21 24 (14.12%) Computer Science
22 23 (13.53%) Eclipse
23 22 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
24 21 (12.35%) XSLT
24 21 (12.35%) Continuous Integration

Senior Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 16 (9.41%) IIS
2 9 (5.29%) WebSphere Portal
2 9 (5.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (5.29%) IBM Notes
2 9 (5.29%) FileNet
2 9 (5.29%) WebSphere Process Server
2 9 (5.29%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.53%) Node.js
5 5 (2.94%) Apache
6 4 (2.35%) Drupal
6 4 (2.35%) ColdFusion
7 3 (1.76%) DNN
8 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.59%) CMS
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.59%) Resin
9 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.35%) Maximo
3 1 (0.59%) Magento
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.53%) SaaS
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) Network Security
2 1 (0.59%) Modbus
2 1 (0.59%) LDAP
2 1 (0.59%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (34.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.65%) MySQL
3 10 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.29%) DB2
5 8 (4.71%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.12%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.12%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.53%) SQLite
7 6 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.53%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (2.94%) Redis
8 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.76%) Big Data
10 3 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.76%) QlikView
11 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (13.53%) Eclipse
2 18 (10.59%) Visual Studio
3 14 (8.24%) Selenium
4 12 (7.06%) Eclipse RCP
5 11 (6.47%) Git (software)
5 11 (6.47%) Subversion
6 9 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (5.29%) Rational Application Developer
7 8 (4.71%) PhoneGap
8 7 (4.12%) Maven
9 6 (3.53%) PHPUnit
10 5 (2.94%) JSUnit
10 5 (2.94%) JsTestDriver
11 4 (2.35%) Jasmine
11 4 (2.35%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (1.18%) JUnit
14 1 (0.59%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.59%) CppUnit
14 1 (0.59%) MSTest
General
1 31 (18.24%) Finance
2 6 (3.53%) Games
2 6 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.35%) Banking
4 3 (1.76%) Front Office
4 3 (1.76%) Publishing
5 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Law
6 1 (0.59%) Electronics
6 1 (0.59%) Military
6 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (52.94%) HTML
1 90 (52.94%) .NET
2 70 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 67 (39.41%) CSS
4 45 (26.47%) XML
5 38 (22.35%) jQuery
6 35 (20.59%) Web Services
7 34 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 33 (19.41%) Ajax
9 30 (17.65%) WCF
10 28 (16.47%) JSON
11 25 (14.71%) HTML5
12 22 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (12.35%) XSLT
14 17 (10.00%) CSS3
15 16 (9.41%) SOAP
16 15 (8.82%) J2EE
17 14 (8.24%) KnockoutJS
18 13 (7.65%) WinForms
19 11 (6.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.12%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.18%) Mobile App
3 18 (10.59%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.29%) DataPower
5 7 (4.12%) Open Source
5 7 (4.12%) EPoS
6 6 (3.53%) Blog
6 6 (3.53%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.53%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (3.53%) iPhone
7 5 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.94%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.35%) Derivative
9 3 (1.76%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.18%) Equities
10 2 (1.18%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.59%) RMADS
11 1 (0.59%) CUDA
11 1 (0.59%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.59%) Windows
2 17 (10.00%) Linux
3 15 (8.82%) Android
4 12 (7.06%) UNIX
5 9 (5.29%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.53%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.59%) AIX
8 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.06%) MVC
2 41 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (14.71%) SOA
4 21 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 19 (11.18%) OO
7 16 (9.41%) Incident Management
7 16 (9.41%) Scrum
8 15 (8.82%) TDD
8 15 (8.82%) Software Architecture
9 14 (8.24%) Configuration Management
10 12 (7.06%) OWASP
11 11 (6.47%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (6.47%) Project Management
12 10 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (5.88%) BDD
13 9 (5.29%) Waterfall
13 9 (5.29%) Android Development
13 9 (5.29%) Web Development
14 8 (4.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 103 (60.59%) JavaScript
2 78 (45.88%) C#
3 71 (41.76%) SQL
4 64 (37.65%) Java
5 19 (11.18%) T-SQL
6 15 (8.82%) PHP
7 14 (8.24%) Perl
8 12 (7.06%) C++
9 10 (5.88%) Ruby
10 9 (5.29%) VB.NET
10 9 (5.29%) Python
11 8 (4.71%) C
12 7 (4.12%) Objective-C
13 6 (3.53%) VB
13 6 (3.53%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.94%) Erlang
15 4 (2.35%) Scala
16 3 (1.76%) PHP5
17 2 (1.18%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (19.41%) Degree
2 5 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.76%) MCPD
3 3 (1.76%) MCTS
4 1 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.59%) QA
2 7 (4.12%) ISO 9001
3 6 (3.53%) TickIT
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 4 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.59%) Control-M
Vendors
1 35 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.88%) Oracle
3 9 (5.29%) JBoss
3 9 (5.29%) IBM
3 9 (5.29%) ILOG
3 9 (5.29%) Lotus
4 8 (4.71%) Sencha
5 7 (4.12%) Google
6 6 (3.53%) Hyperion
7 5 (2.94%) DevExpress
7 5 (2.94%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.94%) Apple
7 5 (2.94%) Zend
8 3 (1.76%) Informatica
9 2 (1.18%) Sybase
9 2 (1.18%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.59%) SAP
10 1 (0.59%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.59%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
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