The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 145 173 132
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -41
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 61 36 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.15% 0.65% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.69% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 58 34 63
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £23,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £52,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5038 5251 4678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.65% 94.89% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4216 4399 4077
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Developer
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +33 27 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Solihull +8 12 £35,000 -22.22%
Staffordshire -7 8 £40,000 +70.21% 1
Worcestershire - 7 £30,000 -
Coventry +4 4 £37,500 -9.09% 1
Warwickshire +13 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 58 (61.05%) .NET
2 55 (57.89%) C#
3 47 (49.47%) JavaScript
4 44 (46.32%) HTML
5 41 (43.16%) SQL
6 38 (40.00%) jQuery
7 37 (38.95%) ASP.NET
8 35 (36.84%) CSS
9 28 (29.47%) Microsoft
10 27 (28.42%) SQL Server
11 26 (27.37%) Web Services
11 26 (27.37%) Mobile App
12 23 (24.21%) Android
12 23 (24.21%) Ajax
12 23 (24.21%) .NET Framework
12 23 (24.21%) Windows
13 20 (21.05%) PHP
13 20 (21.05%) Subversion
14 19 (20.00%) Apple iOS
15 18 (18.95%) MVC
15 18 (18.95%) Java
15 18 (18.95%) XML
16 17 (17.89%) HTML5
17 16 (16.84%) Degree
17 16 (16.84%) Internet
18 15 (15.79%) Oracle
18 15 (15.79%) WCF
19 14 (14.74%) Oracle Database
20 13 (13.68%) WPF
20 13 (13.68%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (12.63%) Apache
2 9 (9.47%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.42%) CMS
4 7 (7.37%) IIS
5 4 (4.21%) GlassFish
5 4 (4.21%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.11%) WordPress
6 2 (2.11%) Node.js
6 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.11%) Drupal
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.05%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 12 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.05%) S-PLUS
3 1 (1.05%) CorelDRAW
3 1 (1.05%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) SaaS
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.84%) Internet
2 4 (4.21%) DNS
3 2 (2.11%) DHCP
4 1 (1.05%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.42%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.74%) Oracle Database
3 11 (11.58%) MySQL
4 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.26%) Data Mining
7 4 (4.21%) Informix
8 3 (3.16%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.11%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 2 (2.11%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (2.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (2.11%) Cognos Transformer
9 2 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (21.05%) Subversion
2 11 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (9.47%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (4.21%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.05%) JIRA
6 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.05%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.05%) Ant
General
1 12 (12.63%) Automotive
2 7 (7.37%) Finance
3 6 (6.32%) Publishing
4 4 (4.21%) Law
5 3 (3.16%) Legal
5 3 (3.16%) Military
6 2 (2.11%) Retail
7 1 (1.05%) Marketing
7 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.05%) Games
7 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (61.05%) .NET
2 44 (46.32%) HTML
3 38 (40.00%) jQuery
4 37 (38.95%) ASP.NET
5 35 (36.84%) CSS
6 26 (27.37%) Web Services
7 23 (24.21%) Ajax
7 23 (24.21%) .NET Framework
8 18 (18.95%) XML
9 17 (17.89%) HTML5
10 15 (15.79%) WCF
11 13 (13.68%) WPF
12 12 (12.63%) SOAP
13 10 (10.53%) AngularJS
14 9 (9.47%) REST
15 8 (8.42%) JSON
16 7 (7.37%) CSS3
16 7 (7.37%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (7.37%) Silverlight
17 6 (6.32%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) Mobile App
2 8 (8.42%) Open Source
3 7 (7.37%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.32%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.32%) Smartcard
4 6 (6.32%) PKI
5 4 (4.21%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.11%) Firmware
7 2 (2.11%) GIS
7 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.05%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.21%) Windows
1 23 (24.21%) Android
2 19 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.32%) Windows Phone 8
3 6 (6.32%) Windows Phone
3 6 (6.32%) Linux
3 6 (6.32%) Ubuntu
3 6 (6.32%) UNIX
4 5 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.95%) MVC
2 12 (12.63%) iOS Development
3 11 (11.58%) OOP
4 10 (10.53%) TDD
4 10 (10.53%) Web Development
5 8 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.42%) CRM
6 7 (7.37%) Project Management
6 7 (7.37%) Android Development
7 6 (6.32%) Cyber Security
7 6 (6.32%) Web Application Development
7 6 (6.32%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.32%) Product Management
7 6 (6.32%) Software Engineering
7 6 (6.32%) Identity Management
7 6 (6.32%) Scrum
7 6 (6.32%) Workflow
7 6 (6.32%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.32%) OOD
8 5 (5.26%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (57.89%) C#
2 47 (49.47%) JavaScript
3 41 (43.16%) SQL
4 20 (21.05%) PHP
5 18 (18.95%) Java
6 13 (13.68%) C++
7 12 (12.63%) VB.NET
8 11 (11.58%) Objective-C
9 10 (10.53%) PL/SQL
10 9 (9.47%) T-SQL
11 6 (6.32%) XAML
11 6 (6.32%) C
12 4 (4.21%) ActionScript
12 4 (4.21%) PHP5
13 2 (2.11%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.11%) VB
13 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.11%) Ruby
14 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (16.84%) Degree
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.42%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.37%) MCITP
4 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.05%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) ISO 9001
1 6 (6.32%) TickIT
2 1 (1.05%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (29.47%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.79%) Oracle
3 10 (10.53%) Zend
4 6 (6.32%) Apple
5 5 (5.26%) Sencha
6 4 (4.21%) Cognos
7 3 (3.16%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.11%) StreamServe
8 2 (2.11%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.11%) Adobe
9 1 (1.05%) Appcelerator
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