Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 22 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 125 175
Rank change year-on-year -39 +50 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 13 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.42% 1.01% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.04% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 13
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £47,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £38,625 £36,250
% change year-on-year -2.91% +6.55% -7.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2950 2207 3115
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 97.27% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 1892 2642
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,725 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 5 £62,500 -
Congleton - 3 £32,500 -
Crewe -5 1 £45,000 +30.43%
Applications Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cheshire region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Ajax
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 2 (15.38%) JSON
7 2 (15.38%) JIRA
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Banking
7 2 (15.38%) Retail
7 2 (15.38%) Sass

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 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Lombardi
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) Node.js
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) Sass
5 2 (15.38%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
6 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.69%) JMS
6 1 (7.69%) LAMP
6 1 (7.69%) Spring
6 1 (7.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Android Development
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) B2B
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) ES6
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
5 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Cerner
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) IBM