The median annual salary for a Applications Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 60 75
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 0 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 2.26% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.28% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Median salary - £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.92%  
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 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 396 569 695
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.00% 99.13% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 361 460 581
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £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 Dorset

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 10 (83.33%) Maven
3 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (58.33%) Hudson
4 7 (58.33%) JIRA
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle
5 6 (50.00%) Apache
5 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) JDBC
6 5 (41.67%) Banking
6 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (41.67%) Degree
7 4 (33.33%) Kanban
7 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 4 (33.33%) OO
7 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 4 (33.33%) SDLC
8 3 (25.00%) User Experience
8 3 (25.00%) Node.js

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 6 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) Mule
3 2 (16.67%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (16.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (16.67%) MarkLogic
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (16.67%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Maven
2 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (58.33%) Hudson
3 7 (58.33%) JIRA
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Ant
5 3 (25.00%) Subversion
6 2 (16.67%) FitNesse
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (16.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 5 (41.67%) JDBC
4 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Node.js
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
4 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Angular 2
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) J2SE
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) XSD
5 2 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (16.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Kanban
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) E-Discovery
5 3 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (25.00%) IT Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (16.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle