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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 147 166 141
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 59 31 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.20% 0.70% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.74% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 58 28 59
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
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
4719 4181 4600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.78% 94.53% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4152 3477 4005
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Birmingham +8 23 £33,000 +7.31% 2
Coventry +3 13 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Staffordshire +11 8 £31,250 +13.63%
Warwickshire -13 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Worcestershire +11 1 £32,000 -
Solihull +3 1 £37,500 +23.96%
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 64 (57.14%) .NET
2 58 (51.79%) C#
2 58 (51.79%) SQL
3 55 (49.11%) JavaScript
4 52 (46.43%) HTML
5 49 (43.75%) CSS
6 45 (40.18%) jQuery
7 42 (37.50%) Windows
8 40 (35.71%) SQL Server
9 38 (33.93%) Java
9 38 (33.93%) HTML5
10 37 (33.04%) JSON
11 36 (32.14%) Ajax
11 36 (32.14%) XML
12 34 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (29.46%) MVC
14 32 (28.57%) OOP
15 29 (25.89%) ASP.NET
15 29 (25.89%) Microsoft
15 29 (25.89%) Mobile App
16 28 (25.00%) Android
17 27 (24.11%) AngularJS
18 26 (23.21%) .NET Framework
19 25 (22.32%) Apple iOS
19 25 (22.32%) Security Cleared
19 25 (22.32%) Android Development
19 25 (22.32%) iOS Development
19 25 (22.32%) SOA
20 24 (21.43%) Ant
20 24 (21.43%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.36%) Apache
2 6 (5.36%) GlassFish
2 6 (5.36%) SAP Portal
3 4 (3.57%) NetWeaver
4 3 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.79%) IIS
5 2 (1.79%) CMS
5 2 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.89%) MQSI
6 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.89%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 16 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) SAP R/3
2 3 (2.68%) SAP xRPM
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.89%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.89%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.36%) LAN
1 6 (5.36%) WAN
1 6 (5.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.57%) Internet
3 3 (2.68%) FTP
4 2 (1.79%) DNS
5 1 (0.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (16.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (7.14%) MS Access
7 7 (6.25%) MySQL
8 5 (4.46%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (3.57%) DTS
10 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.89%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 24 (21.43%) Ant
2 22 (19.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 22 (19.64%) Git (software)
2 22 (19.64%) JIRA
3 14 (12.50%) Subversion
4 11 (9.82%) Visual Studio
5 9 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.57%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.68%) NWDI
7 3 (2.68%) NWDS
8 2 (1.79%) Hudson
8 2 (1.79%) Maven
9 1 (0.89%) Xcode
General
1 21 (18.75%) Retail
2 10 (8.93%) Legal
3 5 (4.46%) Automotive
4 4 (3.57%) Marketing
5 3 (2.68%) Finance
6 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (57.14%) .NET
2 52 (46.43%) HTML
3 49 (43.75%) CSS
4 45 (40.18%) jQuery
5 38 (33.93%) HTML5
6 37 (33.04%) JSON
7 36 (32.14%) Ajax
7 36 (32.14%) XML
8 29 (25.89%) ASP.NET
9 27 (24.11%) AngularJS
10 26 (23.21%) .NET Framework
11 22 (19.64%) PhoneGap
11 22 (19.64%) Silverlight
12 9 (8.04%) LINQ
13 8 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
14 7 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (5.36%) EDI
15 6 (5.36%) DOM
15 6 (5.36%) CSS3
16 5 (4.46%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.89%) Mobile App
2 23 (20.54%) N-Tier
3 22 (19.64%) Blackberry
3 22 (19.64%) User Experience
4 10 (8.93%) Management Information System
5 8 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.57%) Open Source
6 4 (3.57%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.79%) GIS
7 2 (1.79%) iPhone
7 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.89%) Social Network
8 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.89%) iPad
8 1 (0.89%) FMCG
8 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (37.50%) Windows
2 28 (25.00%) Android
3 25 (22.32%) Apple iOS
4 23 (20.54%) Windows 8
5 6 (5.36%) UNIX
6 4 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (29.46%) MVC
3 32 (28.57%) OOP
4 25 (22.32%) Android Development
4 25 (22.32%) iOS Development
4 25 (22.32%) SOA
5 24 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 22 (19.64%) Scrum
7 21 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 13 (11.61%) Workflow
9 10 (8.93%) Web Development
10 7 (6.25%) Logistics
10 7 (6.25%) CRM
11 6 (5.36%) OO
11 6 (5.36%) Workflow Management
12 5 (4.46%) OOD
12 5 (4.46%) Project Management
13 4 (3.57%) Product Management
13 4 (3.57%) System Testing
14 3 (2.68%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (51.79%) C#
1 58 (51.79%) SQL
2 55 (49.11%) JavaScript
3 38 (33.93%) Java
4 24 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 23 (20.54%) Objective-C
5 23 (20.54%) T-SQL
6 22 (19.64%) ActionScript
6 22 (19.64%) ActionScript 3.0
7 13 (11.61%) VBA
8 11 (9.82%) VB
9 10 (8.93%) PHP
10 9 (8.04%) ABAP
11 7 (6.25%) C
12 3 (2.68%) VBScript
12 3 (2.68%) C++
13 2 (1.79%) XPath
13 2 (1.79%) PHP5
14 1 (0.89%) MapBasic
14 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (22.32%) Security Cleared
2 22 (19.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.89%) HNC
4 1 (0.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (25.89%) Microsoft
2 22 (19.64%) Appcelerator
2 22 (19.64%) Sencha
3 9 (8.04%) SAP
4 6 (5.36%) Zend
4 6 (5.36%) Altova
4 6 (5.36%) DevExpress
5 4 (3.57%) Oracle
6 3 (2.68%) Adobe
7 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.89%) Syclo
8 1 (0.89%) Lotus
8 1 (0.89%) Apple
8 1 (0.89%) IBM
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + D.O.E
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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