Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 90 93
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 8 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.91% 1.45% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.46% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 25
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +20.00% -27.78%
10th Percentile £31,050 £37,550 £25,750
90th Percentile £55,750 £42,050 £36,250
South West median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% +7.69%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 872 1168 1347
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.20% 99.40% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 778 973 1089
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 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
Bournemouth +10 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Poole - 1 £55,000 -
Applications Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Dorset region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Driving Licence
2 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) Push Notifications
4 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful

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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Driving Licence
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile Application Development
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Android Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Push Notifications
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Apple
1 1 (12.50%) Google