The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 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
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 211 186
Rank change year-on-year +24 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 75 53 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.20% 0.79% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.82% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 73 40 89
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.38% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6051 6484 7998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.20% 96.19% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 5512 6599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in the East of England

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in the East of England

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in the East of England

Applications Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cambridgeshire -3 34 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Essex +1 11 £34,000 -32.00% 2
Hertfordshire -4 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Suffolk +3 10 £35,750 -4.66% 1
Bedfordshire - 7 £45,750 -
Norfolk -10 2 £37,750 -1.94%
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 68 (58.62%) .NET
2 64 (55.17%) HTML
3 62 (53.45%) JavaScript
4 60 (51.72%) CSS
5 59 (50.86%) C#
6 55 (47.41%) MVC
6 55 (47.41%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (43.10%) ASP.NET
8 43 (37.07%) SQL
9 42 (36.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (33.62%) TDD
11 37 (31.90%) WCF
11 37 (31.90%) XML
11 37 (31.90%) HTML5
12 34 (29.31%) OO
13 31 (26.72%) Team Foundation Server
14 30 (25.86%) SQL Server
14 30 (25.86%) Ajax
15 29 (25.00%) HTTP
16 28 (24.14%) Git (software)
17 27 (23.28%) SOA
18 24 (20.69%) Test Automation
19 22 (18.97%) Java
20 20 (17.24%) Mobile App
21 19 (16.38%) Microsoft
22 18 (15.52%) Degree
22 18 (15.52%) Android
22 18 (15.52%) Apple iOS
23 17 (14.66%) Web Services
24 16 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (5.17%) JBoss
1 6 (5.17%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.45%) CMS
3 3 (2.59%) IIS
4 2 (1.72%) K2 blackpearl
4 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.86%) Confluence
5 1 (0.86%) Drupal
5 1 (0.86%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (0.86%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.86%) LDAP
2 1 (0.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.31%) EDRMS
3 5 (4.31%) MySQL
4 4 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.86%) MS Access
7 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (26.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.48%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.59%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (2.59%) Subversion
5 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.72%) NUnit
7 1 (0.86%) JIRA
7 1 (0.86%) MSTest
7 1 (0.86%) Xcode
General
1 11 (9.48%) Finance
2 3 (2.59%) Games
3 2 (1.72%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.86%) Advertising
4 1 (0.86%) Automotive
4 1 (0.86%) Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Front Office
4 1 (0.86%) Law
4 1 (0.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (58.62%) .NET
2 64 (55.17%) HTML
3 60 (51.72%) CSS
4 50 (43.10%) ASP.NET
5 42 (36.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (31.90%) HTML5
6 37 (31.90%) WCF
6 37 (31.90%) XML
7 30 (25.86%) Ajax
8 17 (14.66%) Web Services
9 15 (12.93%) jQuery
10 12 (10.34%) .NET Framework
11 10 (8.62%) RESTful
12 8 (6.90%) AngularJS
13 7 (6.03%) CSS3
13 7 (6.03%) Java EE
13 7 (6.03%) SOAP
14 6 (5.17%) REST
15 5 (4.31%) Spring
16 4 (3.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Mobile App
2 11 (9.48%) User Experience
3 9 (7.76%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (5.17%) iPad
4 6 (5.17%) iPhone
5 4 (3.45%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.59%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.86%) FMCG
8 1 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.86%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.52%) Android
1 18 (15.52%) Apple iOS
2 8 (6.90%) Windows
3 6 (5.17%) Unix
4 5 (4.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (47.41%) Agile Software Development
1 55 (47.41%) MVC
2 39 (33.62%) TDD
3 34 (29.31%) OO
4 27 (23.28%) SOA
5 24 (20.69%) Test Automation
6 16 (13.79%) Android Development
6 16 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (13.79%) iOS Development
7 15 (12.93%) Web Development
8 13 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.62%) Scrum
10 9 (7.76%) Release Management
11 8 (6.90%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
11 8 (6.90%) Software Engineering
12 7 (6.03%) BDD
12 7 (6.03%) Mathematics
12 7 (6.03%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.45%) JavaScript
2 59 (50.86%) C#
3 43 (37.07%) SQL
4 22 (18.97%) Java
5 8 (6.90%) PHP
6 7 (6.03%) Python
7 6 (5.17%) C++
8 5 (4.31%) Apple Swift
8 5 (4.31%) Objective-C
8 5 (4.31%) VB
9 4 (3.45%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.59%) C
10 3 (2.59%) Progress 4GL
11 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.72%) VBA
11 2 (1.72%) XAML
12 1 (0.86%) F#
Qualifications
1 18 (15.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (16.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.03%) Oracle
3 4 (3.45%) Appcelerator
4 3 (2.59%) Ab Initio
4 3 (2.59%) Progress
4 3 (2.59%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.86%) CA
5 1 (0.86%) DevExpress
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