The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 95 62 78
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 6 46 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.47% 3.43% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 3.62% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 45 9
Average salary £32,750 £30,500 £27,795
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.37% +9.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,736
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Applications Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1240 1272 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.50% 94.93% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1145 961
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Wales region.

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Wales

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Wales

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales -26 5 £33,000 +8.19% 1
North Wales -4 1 £28,000 -6.66%
Applications Developer
UK

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 Applications Developer in their job title.

1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) MVC
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) Web Development
6 5 (31.25%) SLA
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) Ajax
8 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
8 3 (18.75%) Java
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
8 3 (18.75%) QA
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (12.50%) Time Management
9 2 (12.50%) HTML5
9 2 (12.50%) MVVM
9 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (12.50%) WCF
9 2 (12.50%) XSLT
9 2 (12.50%) T-SQL

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) MSTest
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) Ajax
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (12.50%) WCF
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) XSLT
6 2 (12.50%) MSMQ
7 1 (6.25%) SOAP
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
7 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (6.25%) REST
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.25%) WPF
7 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) MVVM
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Android Development
6 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) XAML
5 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
2 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) LexisNexis