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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 172 159 175
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 41 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.70% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.73% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 31
Average salary £36,250 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
5069 4646 4769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.30% 95.52% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4307 3881 3986
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
(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
Coventry -7 13 £45,500 +40.00% 1
Warwickshire -10 8 £34,500 -16.36% 1
Birmingham -7 7 £35,000 - 1
Solihull - 4 £30,750 -
Worcestershire -4 3 £34,500 -1.42% 4
Herefordshire - 2 £35,000 -
Staffordshire -8 1 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 £38,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £32,500 -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 73 (73.74%) .NET
2 61 (61.62%) SQL
3 60 (60.61%) C#
4 51 (51.52%) SQL Server
5 36 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 35 (35.35%) CSS
7 33 (33.33%) HTML
8 32 (32.32%) ASP.NET
9 26 (26.26%) Java
10 25 (25.25%) Windows
11 21 (21.21%) XML
11 21 (21.21%) T-SQL
11 21 (21.21%) VB.NET
11 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
12 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (20.20%) .NET Framework
12 20 (20.20%) jQuery
13 18 (18.18%) Degree
14 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
15 16 (16.16%) MS Office
15 16 (16.16%) HTML5
16 15 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (14.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (14.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (14.14%) VBA
18 13 (13.13%) VB
18 13 (13.13%) Visual Studio
18 13 (13.13%) CRM
19 12 (12.12%) SAP
19 12 (12.12%) ABAP

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.07%) SAP Portal
3 5 (5.05%) NetWeaver
4 4 (4.04%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.02%) IIS
6 2 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.02%) Node.js
7 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.01%) MQSI
7 1 (1.01%) Apache
7 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
2 16 (16.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) SAP R/3
1 5 (5.05%) SAP xRPM
2 2 (2.02%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.02%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) LAN
1 6 (6.06%) WAN
1 6 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.04%) Internet
3 3 (3.03%) FTP
4 1 (1.01%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (14.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (8.08%) MS Access
5 4 (4.04%) DTS
5 4 (4.04%) MySQL
6 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.01%) Ingres
8 1 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.04%) NWDI
3 4 (4.04%) NWDS
3 4 (4.04%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.04%) Ant
4 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.03%) Subversion
4 3 (3.03%) Maven
4 3 (3.03%) Hudson
5 1 (1.01%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.01%) Trac
5 1 (1.01%) PEAR
5 1 (1.01%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.01%) JIRA
5 1 (1.01%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.01%) Xcode
5 1 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (6.06%) Legal
2 5 (5.05%) Automotive
3 4 (4.04%) Law
3 4 (4.04%) Marketing
4 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.02%) Advertising
5 2 (2.02%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (73.74%) .NET
2 35 (35.35%) CSS
3 33 (33.33%) HTML
4 32 (32.32%) ASP.NET
5 21 (21.21%) XML
6 20 (20.20%) .NET Framework
6 20 (20.20%) jQuery
7 16 (16.16%) HTML5
8 12 (12.12%) JSON
9 11 (11.11%) Web Dynpro
9 11 (11.11%) J2EE
10 10 (10.10%) Ajax
11 8 (8.08%) LINQ
12 7 (7.07%) XML Schema
12 7 (7.07%) WPF
12 7 (7.07%) JDBC
13 6 (6.06%) DOM
13 6 (6.06%) EDI
13 6 (6.06%) Entity Framework
13 6 (6.06%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.10%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.07%) GIS
4 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.06%) N-Tier
5 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.04%) iPhone
7 2 (2.02%) iPad
7 2 (2.02%) Social Network
7 2 (2.02%) NHS
7 2 (2.02%) SCADA
8 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.25%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Android
3 7 (7.07%) Linux
3 7 (7.07%) UNIX
4 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.13%) CRM
3 11 (11.11%) Workflow
4 9 (9.09%) MVC
4 9 (9.09%) ITIL
5 8 (8.08%) SOA
5 8 (8.08%) OO
5 8 (8.08%) Waterfall
6 7 (7.07%) EAI
7 6 (6.06%) Workflow Management
7 6 (6.06%) Logistics
7 6 (6.06%) Scrum
7 6 (6.06%) Web Development
7 6 (6.06%) System Testing
8 5 (5.05%) Integration Testing
8 5 (5.05%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.05%) OOP
8 5 (5.05%) Project Management
9 4 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.04%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (61.62%) SQL
2 60 (60.61%) C#
3 36 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 26 (26.26%) Java
5 21 (21.21%) T-SQL
5 21 (21.21%) VB.NET
6 14 (14.14%) VBA
7 13 (13.13%) VB
8 12 (12.12%) ABAP
9 10 (10.10%) PHP
10 5 (5.05%) Python
10 5 (5.05%) VBScript
10 5 (5.05%) C
10 5 (5.05%) C++
11 3 (3.03%) XPath
11 3 (3.03%) PHP5
11 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.02%) Perl
12 2 (2.02%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.01%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 18 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) MCP
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Unicenter
1 2 (2.02%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.02%) Control-M
1 2 (2.02%) Nagios
1 2 (2.02%) BladeLogic
1 2 (2.02%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.12%) SAP
3 6 (6.06%) Altova
3 6 (6.06%) DevExpress
3 6 (6.06%) Oracle
4 5 (5.05%) Adobe
5 3 (3.03%) IBM
6 2 (2.02%) Zend
6 2 (2.02%) Apple
6 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.02%) Wonderware
7 1 (1.01%) Sencha
7 1 (1.01%) Syclo
7 1 (1.01%) Appcelerator
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