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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 154 157 134
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 67 46 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.20% 0.86% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.90% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 68
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £28,400 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
5317 5118 4636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.51% 95.31% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4474 4345 3948
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Birmingham +29 43 £60,000 +77.77%
Worcestershire +7 10 £30,000 +76.47%
Staffordshire -1 7 £32,000 -1.53% 2
Solihull +2 2 £35,250 -6.00%
Coventry -13 2 £32,500 -14.47% 3
Shropshire - 2 £32,500 -
Warwickshire -19 1 £32,000 -8.57%
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 72 (62.61%) JavaScript
2 67 (58.26%) HTML
3 65 (56.52%) jQuery
4 60 (52.17%) CSS
5 59 (51.30%) .NET
6 52 (45.22%) SQL
7 50 (43.48%) C#
8 44 (38.26%) Ajax
9 42 (36.52%) OOP
9 42 (36.52%) HTML5
10 41 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (33.91%) MVC
12 38 (33.04%) AngularJS
13 36 (31.30%) JSON
13 36 (31.30%) Windows
13 36 (31.30%) XML
14 35 (30.43%) Mobile App
15 34 (29.57%) Microsoft
16 33 (28.70%) Android
17 31 (26.96%) Subversion
18 29 (25.22%) Java
18 29 (25.22%) Apple iOS
18 29 (25.22%) iOS Development
19 28 (24.35%) Security Cleared
19 28 (24.35%) Silverlight
19 28 (24.35%) SQL Server
19 28 (24.35%) ASP.NET
20 27 (23.48%) PHP
21 26 (22.61%) Objective-C
21 26 (22.61%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 18 (15.65%) Apache
2 9 (7.83%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.96%) IIS
4 6 (5.22%) CMS
4 6 (5.22%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.74%) WordPress
5 2 (1.74%) Drupal
5 2 (1.74%) Node.js
6 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.87%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 14 (12.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.87%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.43%) SaaS
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.17%) Internet
2 6 (5.22%) DNS
3 1 (0.87%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.35%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.52%) MySQL
3 15 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.96%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.22%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (4.35%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.87%) Informix
Development Applications
1 31 (26.96%) Subversion
2 22 (19.13%) Ant
2 22 (19.13%) Git (software)
2 22 (19.13%) JIRA
2 22 (19.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 16 (13.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (3.48%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (3.48%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (19.13%) Retail
2 13 (11.30%) Automotive
3 8 (6.96%) Legal
4 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.74%) Finance
4 2 (1.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Law
5 1 (0.87%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (58.26%) HTML
2 65 (56.52%) jQuery
3 60 (52.17%) CSS
4 59 (51.30%) .NET
5 44 (38.26%) Ajax
6 42 (36.52%) HTML5
7 38 (33.04%) AngularJS
8 36 (31.30%) JSON
8 36 (31.30%) XML
9 28 (24.35%) Silverlight
9 28 (24.35%) ASP.NET
10 22 (19.13%) .NET Framework
10 22 (19.13%) PhoneGap
11 15 (13.04%) REST
11 15 (13.04%) Web Services
12 14 (12.17%) SOAP
13 12 (10.43%) WCF
13 12 (10.43%) Symfony
13 12 (10.43%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (10.43%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.43%) Mobile App
2 25 (21.74%) N-Tier
3 22 (19.13%) Blackberry
3 22 (19.13%) User Experience
4 13 (11.30%) Open Source
5 12 (10.43%) Algorithms
6 6 (5.22%) Client/Server
6 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.87%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.30%) Windows
2 33 (28.70%) Android
3 29 (25.22%) Apple iOS
4 22 (19.13%) Windows 8
5 12 (10.43%) Ubuntu
6 6 (5.22%) Linux
7 4 (3.48%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (2.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.52%) OOP
2 41 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (33.91%) MVC
4 29 (25.22%) iOS Development
5 24 (20.87%) Mentoring
6 22 (19.13%) Scrum
6 22 (19.13%) SOA
6 22 (19.13%) Android Development
7 21 (18.26%) E-Commerce
8 14 (12.17%) Web Development
9 12 (10.43%) OOD
10 11 (9.57%) Workflow
11 10 (8.70%) TDD
12 8 (6.96%) CRM
12 8 (6.96%) Project Management
13 7 (6.09%) Product Management
14 6 (5.22%) OO
14 6 (5.22%) Software Engineering
14 6 (5.22%) Unit Testing
15 5 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (62.61%) JavaScript
2 52 (45.22%) SQL
3 50 (43.48%) C#
4 29 (25.22%) Java
5 27 (23.48%) PHP
6 26 (22.61%) Objective-C
7 23 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
7 23 (20.00%) ActionScript
8 17 (14.78%) VB.NET
9 9 (7.83%) T-SQL
10 7 (6.09%) PL/SQL
11 6 (5.22%) PHP5
12 4 (3.48%) VB
13 3 (2.61%) C
14 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (24.35%) Security Cleared
2 26 (22.61%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.70%) Degree
4 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.09%) MCITP
6 1 (0.87%) MCSD
6 1 (0.87%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (29.57%) Microsoft
2 26 (22.61%) Sencha
3 22 (19.13%) Appcelerator
4 18 (15.65%) Zend
5 10 (8.70%) Oracle
6 6 (5.22%) Apple
7 3 (2.61%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.87%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.87%) Lotus
8 1 (0.87%) Adobe
8 1 (0.87%) Cognos
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