The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 69 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.52% 1.62% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.75% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +4.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Applications Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
566 343 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.25% 92.70% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 418 265 251
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Watford

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) OOP
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Symfony
2 3 (60.00%) Zend
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Smarty
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Laravel
2 3 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) OO PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) LESS
3 2 (40.00%) W3C
3 2 (40.00%) DataCash
3 2 (40.00%) Ogone
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Demandware
3 2 (40.00%) hybris
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Symfony
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Smarty
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Laravel
2 3 (60.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) LESS
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) RSS
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OOP
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Zend
2 2 (40.00%) DataCash
2 2 (40.00%) Ogone
2 2 (40.00%) Demandware
2 2 (40.00%) hybris
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) ATG
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