The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Application Developer
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 83 115
Rank change year-on-year -30 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 4 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.28% 0.31% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.33% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 10
Median salary £60,000 £42,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% +34.40%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1377 918 1663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.29% 96.33% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 802 1325
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Cheshire

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Cheshire

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in Cheshire

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe -18 1 £45,000 -
Applications Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cheshire region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) B2B
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Sybase
6 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
6 2 (18.18%) IBM
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) MQSeries
6 2 (18.18%) Apache
6 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
6 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 2 (18.18%) Banking

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) MQSeries
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Flash
4 1 (9.09%) WebGL
4 1 (9.09%) WPF
4 1 (9.09%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Derivative
1 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) B2B
2 1 (9.09%) API Design
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) MVVM
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Personalization
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Zend