The median annual salary for a Applications Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Developer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 103 100
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 16 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.28% 0.68% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.70% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 10
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -19.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1193 1429 1430
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.44% 97.28% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1119 1181
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Cambridge

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Cambridge

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Cambridge over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in Cambridge

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Applications Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 22 (61.11%) MVC
2 20 (55.56%) C#
2 20 (55.56%) SQL
3 19 (52.78%) .NET
4 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 18 (50.00%) Release Management
4 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 15 (41.67%) HTML
6 15 (41.67%) Web Development
7 12 (33.33%) Degree
7 12 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
7 12 (33.33%) Business Analysis
7 12 (33.33%) CSS
8 11 (30.56%) jQuery
9 10 (27.78%) HTML5
9 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.78%) TDD
9 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (25.00%) PHP
10 9 (25.00%) Java
11 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
12 7 (19.44%) Visual Studio
12 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
13 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 6 (16.67%) Web Services
13 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
13 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
13 6 (16.67%) Ajax

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) JBoss
1 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.56%) Banking
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (41.67%) HTML
4 12 (33.33%) CSS
5 11 (30.56%) jQuery
6 10 (27.78%) HTML5
7 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 6 (16.67%) Ajax
7 6 (16.67%) CSS3
7 6 (16.67%) Web Services
8 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 4 (11.11%) RESTful
8 4 (11.11%) Spring
9 2 (5.56%) WebKit
9 2 (5.56%) XML
10 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.78%) CGI
10 1 (2.78%) J2EE
10 1 (2.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (5.56%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.78%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Android
1 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) MVC
2 18 (50.00%) Release Management
3 16 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (41.67%) Web Development
5 12 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 12 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.78%) TDD
7 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 5 (13.89%) Scrum
8 5 (13.89%) SOA
8 5 (13.89%) UML
9 4 (11.11%) BDD
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.11%) OO
10 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
11 2 (5.56%) Android Development
11 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
11 2 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) C#
1 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (8.33%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) F#
5 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) OCaml
6 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
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