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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 181 142 153
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 44 75 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 1.48% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.53% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 42 72 39
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
5416 4900 4150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.08% 96.74% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4516 4265 3421
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,104
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
Warwickshire -12 15 £35,000 -3.44%
Birmingham -21 9 £45,000 +36.36% 3
Dudley - 8 £40,000 -
Worcestershire -4 3 £36,250 +45.00%
Shropshire +11 2 £37,500 -1.31% 3
Solihull +9 1 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Wolverhampton +6 1 - - 1
Staffordshire -8 1 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Coventry -19 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £35,000 - 2
West Bromwich - 1 £45,000 -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 55 (58.51%) .NET
2 38 (40.43%) JavaScript
3 37 (39.36%) SQL Server
4 36 (38.30%) CSS
5 35 (37.23%) SQL
5 35 (37.23%) C#
6 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET
7 26 (27.66%) Android
8 25 (26.60%) Microsoft
9 23 (24.47%) Git (software)
9 23 (24.47%) Node.js
10 22 (23.40%) Subversion
11 21 (22.34%) Windows
11 21 (22.34%) HTML
11 21 (22.34%) MySQL
12 20 (21.28%) Mobile App
12 20 (21.28%) Android Development
13 19 (20.21%) Linux
14 18 (19.15%) Mobile Development
15 17 (18.09%) AngularJS
15 17 (18.09%) Apple iOS
15 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (18.09%) C++
16 16 (17.02%) C
16 16 (17.02%) VB.NET
16 16 (17.02%) Finance
16 16 (17.02%) Qt
16 16 (17.02%) Degree
17 15 (15.96%) .NET Framework
17 15 (15.96%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 23 (24.47%) Node.js
2 8 (8.51%) WordPress
3 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.06%) Apache
4 1 (1.06%) CICS
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.06%) JBoss
4 1 (1.06%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) assyst
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle TCA
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.89%) IaaS
1 14 (14.89%) PaaS
2 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (7.45%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) 2G
1 1 (1.06%) 3G
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (39.36%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.34%) MySQL
3 14 (14.89%) Big Data
4 7 (7.45%) CouchDB
4 7 (7.45%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.45%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.06%) Power BI
8 1 (1.06%) QlikView
8 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (24.47%) Git (software)
2 22 (23.40%) Subversion
3 14 (14.89%) Mercurial
4 11 (11.70%) GDB
4 11 (11.70%) Visual Studio
5 7 (7.45%) JSUnit
6 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (17.02%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.26%) Publishing
4 1 (1.06%) Electronics
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (58.51%) .NET
2 36 (38.30%) CSS
3 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET
4 21 (22.34%) HTML
5 17 (18.09%) AngularJS
6 16 (17.02%) Qt
7 15 (15.96%) .NET Framework
8 14 (14.89%) LESS
8 14 (14.89%) OpenMP
8 14 (14.89%) X-Windows
9 13 (13.83%) HTML5
10 12 (12.77%) CSS3
11 10 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (10.64%) Web Services
12 9 (9.57%) jQuery
13 8 (8.51%) LAMP
14 7 (7.45%) XML
15 6 (6.38%) Classic ASP
16 5 (5.32%) RESTful
17 4 (4.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) Mobile App
2 15 (15.96%) User Experience
3 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
3 14 (14.89%) CUDA
3 14 (14.89%) Mathematics
4 8 (8.51%) Physics
4 8 (8.51%) Smart Energy
5 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.13%) FMCG
7 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.66%) Android
2 21 (22.34%) Windows
3 19 (20.21%) Linux
4 17 (18.09%) Apple iOS
5 14 (14.89%) Mac OS X
5 14 (14.89%) Unix
6 2 (2.13%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.28%) Android Development
2 18 (19.15%) Mobile Development
3 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.89%) Open Source
5 13 (13.83%) MVC
6 11 (11.70%) iOS Development
6 11 (11.70%) Parallel Programming
7 9 (9.57%) OO
7 9 (9.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (8.51%) Project Management
9 6 (6.38%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (6.38%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (4.26%) Analytics
10 4 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.26%) Front End Development
10 4 (4.26%) MVVM
10 4 (4.26%) OOP
10 4 (4.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.43%) JavaScript
2 35 (37.23%) C#
2 35 (37.23%) SQL
3 17 (18.09%) C++
4 16 (17.02%) C
4 16 (17.02%) VB.NET
5 15 (15.96%) PHP
6 11 (11.70%) T-SQL
7 10 (10.64%) Java
8 7 (7.45%) VB
9 6 (6.38%) VBA
10 4 (4.26%) Objective-C
10 4 (4.26%) Python
10 4 (4.26%) VBScript
11 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.06%) Ruby
12 1 (1.06%) VB6
12 1 (1.06%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SEPA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (14.89%) Cygwin
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (26.60%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.57%) IBM
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle
3 8 (8.51%) Twitter
4 7 (7.45%) Xamarin
5 6 (6.38%) Sun
6 2 (2.13%) Google
6 2 (2.13%) SAP
7 1 (1.06%) Apple
7 1 (1.06%) BEA
7 1 (1.06%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.06%) Syclo
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