Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 117 132
Rank change year-on-year -53 +15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 13 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.41% 1.32% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.36% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 20
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £45,000 £25,000 £28,175
90th Percentile £54,000 £60,250 £69,125
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3048 2210 2742
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 97.40% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2322 1842 2381
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 21 November 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 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) RESTful
2 10 (76.92%) CSS3
2 10 (76.92%) AngularJS
3 9 (69.23%) HTML5
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) Web Services
4 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 8 (61.54%) Algorithms
4 8 (61.54%) React
4 8 (61.54%) gulp
5 7 (53.85%) Wireframes
5 7 (53.85%) SaaS
5 7 (53.85%) Web Development
5 7 (53.85%) PhD
6 5 (38.46%) C#
7 4 (30.77%) .NET
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 3 (23.08%) MVC
8 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (23.08%) TDD
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (15.38%) NHibernate
9 2 (15.38%) WCF
9 2 (15.38%) LINQ
9 2 (15.38%) Data Protection

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) gulp
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) AngularJS
2 10 (76.92%) CSS3
2 10 (76.92%) RESTful
3 9 (69.23%) HTML5
3 9 (69.23%) Web Services
4 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 8 (61.54%) React
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
7 2 (15.38%) LINQ
7 2 (15.38%) NHibernate
7 2 (15.38%) WCF
8 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Web Development
1 7 (53.85%) Wireframes
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) PhD
2 1 (7.69%) Degree