The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 194 147 178
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 31 68 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 1.26% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.33% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 26 65 36
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £27,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Applications Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5449 5121 5278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.05% 94.83% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4497 4288 4433
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Applications Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 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
Warwickshire -10 7 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Worcestershire -6 6 £38,000 +26.66%
Staffordshire +4 5 - - 1
Coventry -12 5 £49,500 +32.00% 2
Birmingham -36 4 £31,750 -20.62% 1
Walsall - 2 £40,000 -
Solihull +5 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £37,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £55,000 -
Dudley - 1 £55,000 -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 49 (68.06%) .NET
2 39 (54.17%) SQL
3 37 (51.39%) CSS
4 36 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 34 (47.22%) JavaScript
6 33 (45.83%) C#
7 25 (34.72%) HTML
7 25 (34.72%) ASP.NET
8 18 (25.00%) PHP
9 17 (23.61%) jQuery
9 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (20.83%) Java
10 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (19.44%) MySQL
11 14 (19.44%) Linux
11 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
11 14 (19.44%) Degree
12 11 (15.28%) CRM
13 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
13 10 (13.89%) OO
14 9 (12.50%) OOP
14 9 (12.50%) ITIL
14 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 9 (12.50%) J2EE
14 9 (12.50%) MVC
14 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (11.11%) WPF
15 8 (11.11%) Android
15 8 (11.11%) XML

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.72%) Node.js
3 6 (8.33%) Apache
4 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.17%) NetWeaver
4 3 (4.17%) SAP Portal
5 2 (2.78%) IIS
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) SAP R/3
1 3 (4.17%) SAP xRPM
2 1 (1.39%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.39%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.94%) PaaS
1 5 (6.94%) IaaS
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Intranet
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.44%) MySQL
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.94%) Big Data
5 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.17%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.39%) SQLite
8 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.17%) JSUnit
1 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.78%) NWDI
2 2 (2.78%) NWDS
2 2 (2.78%) Hudson
2 2 (2.78%) Subversion
2 2 (2.78%) Maven
2 2 (2.78%) Ant
3 1 (1.39%) Trac
3 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.39%) PEAR
3 1 (1.39%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.39%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (5.56%) Law
2 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.17%) Advertising
3 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Automotive
4 1 (1.39%) Publishing
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (68.06%) .NET
2 37 (51.39%) CSS
3 25 (34.72%) ASP.NET
3 25 (34.72%) HTML
4 17 (23.61%) jQuery
5 9 (12.50%) J2EE
6 8 (11.11%) XML
6 8 (11.11%) WPF
7 7 (9.72%) AngularJS
8 6 (8.33%) JDBC
8 6 (8.33%) XML Schema
9 5 (6.94%) Web Dynpro
9 5 (6.94%) LAMP
9 5 (6.94%) WAMP
9 5 (6.94%) WCF
9 5 (6.94%) HTML5
9 5 (6.94%) LESS
10 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.56%) JSP
10 4 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.33%) GIS
4 5 (6.94%) Web 2.0
4 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.56%) User Experience
5 4 (5.56%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.78%) SCADA
6 2 (2.78%) iPhone
7 1 (1.39%) iPad
7 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.39%) NHS
7 1 (1.39%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Linux
2 8 (11.11%) Android
3 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
4 6 (8.33%) Windows
5 4 (5.56%) UNIX
6 2 (2.78%) Solaris
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.28%) CRM
3 10 (13.89%) OO
4 9 (12.50%) MVC
4 9 (12.50%) ITIL
4 9 (12.50%) OOP
5 7 (9.72%) Waterfall
5 7 (9.72%) Mobile Development
6 6 (8.33%) SOA
6 6 (8.33%) EAI
7 5 (6.94%) Scrum
7 5 (6.94%) Business Development
7 5 (6.94%) Android Development
7 5 (6.94%) Line Management
8 4 (5.56%) iOS Development
8 4 (5.56%) Integration Testing
9 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.17%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.17%) SQL
2 34 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 33 (45.83%) C#
4 18 (25.00%) PHP
5 15 (20.83%) Java
6 7 (9.72%) VB.NET
7 6 (8.33%) ABAP
8 5 (6.94%) VBScript
8 5 (6.94%) VB
8 5 (6.94%) Python
9 4 (5.56%) C++
9 4 (5.56%) PHP5
10 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.78%) Perl
10 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.78%) XPath
10 2 (2.78%) VBA
11 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.39%) Ruby
11 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) MCP
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Unicenter
1 2 (2.78%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.78%) Control-M
1 2 (2.78%) Nagios
1 2 (2.78%) BladeLogic
1 2 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Oracle
3 6 (8.33%) SAP
3 6 (8.33%) IBM
4 3 (4.17%) Zend
4 3 (4.17%) Adobe
5 2 (2.78%) Apple
5 2 (2.78%) Wonderware
6 1 (1.39%) Google
6 1 (1.39%) Syclo
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