The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 114 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 4 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.32% 0.73% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.73% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 21
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Applications Developer
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1202 1225 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.70% 98.79% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1074 1175
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the West Sussex region.

Applications Developer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) ISPF
4 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) Ant
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (40.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) ISPF
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (40.00%) COBOL
3 2 (40.00%) JCL
3 2 (40.00%) PL/1
3 2 (40.00%) REXX
4 1 (20.00%) C#
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle