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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 174 142 148
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 40 73 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.71% 1.38% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.44% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 67 40
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
5389 5056 4406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.14% 95.45% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4756 4339 3809
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +2 20 £60,000 +71.42% 5
Staffordshire - 8 £37,250 - 3
Shropshire - 4 £35,000 -
Worcestershire +5 2 - -
Coventry -22 2 £33,500 -11.25% 2
Solihull -13 1 £33,000 -12.00%
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 75 (63.56%) JavaScript
2 71 (60.17%) HTML
3 64 (54.24%) jQuery
4 60 (50.85%) CSS
5 58 (49.15%) .NET
6 54 (45.76%) SQL
7 50 (42.37%) C#
8 48 (40.68%) OOP
9 46 (38.98%) Ajax
10 45 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
11 43 (36.44%) MVC
11 43 (36.44%) HTML5
12 41 (34.75%) JSON
12 41 (34.75%) AngularJS
12 41 (34.75%) XML
13 38 (32.20%) Windows
14 37 (31.36%) Mobile App
15 36 (30.51%) Android
16 34 (28.81%) Java
17 33 (27.97%) Microsoft
17 33 (27.97%) Security Cleared
17 33 (27.97%) iOS Development
17 33 (27.97%) Apple iOS
18 31 (26.27%) Silverlight
19 30 (25.42%) SC Cleared
19 30 (25.42%) Subversion
20 29 (24.58%) Objective-C
20 29 (24.58%) Sencha
21 28 (23.73%) Mentoring
21 28 (23.73%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (15.25%) Apache
2 11 (9.32%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.78%) IIS
3 8 (6.78%) GlassFish
4 6 (5.08%) CMS
5 2 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.85%) Drupal
6 1 (0.85%) WordPress
6 1 (0.85%) Node.js
6 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (12.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.32%) Internet
2 6 (5.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.10%) MySQL
3 17 (14.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.39%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.69%) DTS
11 1 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 30 (25.42%) Subversion
2 26 (22.03%) JIRA
2 26 (22.03%) Git (software)
2 26 (22.03%) Ant
2 26 (22.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 16 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.24%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.54%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.85%) Xcode
General
1 25 (21.19%) Retail
2 12 (10.17%) Automotive
3 9 (7.63%) Legal
4 2 (1.69%) Banking
4 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.69%) Finance
5 1 (0.85%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (60.17%) HTML
2 64 (54.24%) jQuery
3 60 (50.85%) CSS
4 58 (49.15%) .NET
5 46 (38.98%) Ajax
6 43 (36.44%) HTML5
7 41 (34.75%) JSON
7 41 (34.75%) XML
7 41 (34.75%) AngularJS
8 31 (26.27%) Silverlight
9 28 (23.73%) ASP.NET
10 26 (22.03%) PhoneGap
11 23 (19.49%) .NET Framework
12 13 (11.02%) REST
13 12 (10.17%) Symfony
13 12 (10.17%) SOAP
13 12 (10.17%) Backbone.js
13 12 (10.17%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (10.17%) Ember.js
13 12 (10.17%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (31.36%) Mobile App
2 26 (22.03%) User Experience
2 26 (22.03%) N-Tier
2 26 (22.03%) Blackberry
3 12 (10.17%) Algorithms
3 12 (10.17%) Open Source
4 7 (5.93%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.24%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.85%) iPad
7 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) FMCG
7 1 (0.85%) iPhone
7 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (32.20%) Windows
2 36 (30.51%) Android
3 33 (27.97%) Apple iOS
4 27 (22.88%) Windows 8
5 12 (10.17%) Ubuntu
6 6 (5.08%) Linux
7 4 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (40.68%) OOP
2 45 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (36.44%) MVC
4 33 (27.97%) iOS Development
5 28 (23.73%) Mentoring
6 27 (22.88%) SOA
7 26 (22.03%) Scrum
7 26 (22.03%) Android Development
8 25 (21.19%) E-Commerce
9 15 (12.71%) Web Development
10 12 (10.17%) OOD
11 11 (9.32%) Workflow
12 9 (7.63%) OO
12 9 (7.63%) TDD
13 8 (6.78%) CRM
13 8 (6.78%) Project Management
14 6 (5.08%) Product Management
15 5 (4.24%) Web Application Development
16 4 (3.39%) Unit Testing
16 4 (3.39%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (63.56%) JavaScript
2 54 (45.76%) SQL
3 50 (42.37%) C#
4 34 (28.81%) Java
5 29 (24.58%) Objective-C
6 28 (23.73%) PHP
7 26 (22.03%) ActionScript 3.0
7 26 (22.03%) ActionScript
8 18 (15.25%) VB.NET
9 11 (9.32%) T-SQL
10 7 (5.93%) C
11 6 (5.08%) PHP5
12 5 (4.24%) VB
12 5 (4.24%) VBA
12 5 (4.24%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.69%) VBScript
13 2 (1.69%) C++
14 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (27.97%) Security Cleared
2 30 (25.42%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.47%) Degree
4 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.08%) MCITP
6 1 (0.85%) MCP
6 1 (0.85%) MCSD
6 1 (0.85%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 33 (27.97%) Microsoft
2 29 (24.58%) Sencha
3 26 (22.03%) Appcelerator
4 18 (15.25%) Zend
5 9 (7.63%) Oracle
6 5 (4.24%) Apple
7 2 (1.69%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.85%) Lotus
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + car allowance, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £450000 per annum + possible home working
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £36000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 45000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (including flexi hrs)
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Stafford
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + pension, holiday, healthcare
Posted: 27 days ago