Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

Application Developer
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 82 78
Rank change year-on-year -16 -4 +44
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 20 14 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.46% 1.52% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.55% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 22
Dorset median annual salary £30,000 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.49% +9.23% -23.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,850 £31,250
90th Percentile £35,500 £41,550 £43,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 1,333 905 1,542
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.30% 97.94% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,142 810 1,204
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Dorset

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Dorset

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Dorset over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in Dorset

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Poole - 18 £30,000 -
Bournemouth -16 1 - - 2
Applications Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Dorset region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 18 (90.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) CSS
3 16 (80.00%) jQuery
3 16 (80.00%) Web Services
4 15 (75.00%) SOAP
4 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (75.00%) VB.NET
4 15 (75.00%) MVC
4 15 (75.00%) CMS
4 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (75.00%) LINQ
4 15 (75.00%) Umbraco
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (75.00%) REST
4 15 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
4 15 (75.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (10.00%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Compact Framework
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (10.00%) CAD
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) PHP

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 15 (75.00%) CMS
1 15 (75.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
1 17 (85.00%) CSS
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 16 (80.00%) jQuery
2 16 (80.00%) Web Services
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (75.00%) LINQ
3 15 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
3 15 (75.00%) REST
3 15 (75.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Compact Framework
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) MVC
1 15 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (10.00%) CAD
2 2 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 15 (75.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) Korn
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) CA
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle