Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Apex Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apex Code over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Force.com Apex Code
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 595 689 762
Rank change year-on-year +94 +73 +85
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 625 554 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 0.59% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 501 437 397
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%

Apex Code is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 83,989 93,475 95,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.36% 55.32% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 70,483 77,524 82,883
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Apex Code
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Apex Code as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Apex Code in England

Apex Code
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apex Code in England.

Salary trend for Apex Code in England

Apex Code
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apex Code in England over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Apex Code in England

Apex Code
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the England region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
London +114 430 £62,500 +4.17% 65
South East +5 86 £65,000 +8.33% 13
North of England +39 49 £47,500 - 15
East of England +36 34 £65,000 +18.18% 3
North West +18 30 £47,500 -24.00% 5
Yorkshire +36 19 £50,000 +22.70% 8
Midlands +3 18 £50,000 -23.08% 5
West Midlands +5 12 £50,000 -27.27% 5
East Midlands +3 6 £55,000 +22.22%
South West -3 4 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Apex Code
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing Apex Code also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 625 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 456 (72.96%) Visualforce
3 173 (27.68%) JavaScript
4 148 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 133 (21.28%) Java
6 129 (20.64%) Finance
7 128 (20.48%) Marketing
8 116 (18.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 113 (18.08%) REST
10 108 (17.28%) CRM
11 106 (16.96%) SOAP
12 96 (15.36%) Force.com
12 96 (15.36%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 71 (11.36%) Web Services
14 69 (11.04%) HTML
15 67 (10.72%) SQL
16 66 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
17 64 (10.24%) SOQL
18 63 (10.08%) SaaS
19 59 (9.44%) Migration
20 57 (9.12%) Enterprise Software
21 56 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
22 50 (8.00%) .NET
23 49 (7.84%) Mentoring
24 47 (7.52%) XML
24 47 (7.52%) CSS
25 46 (7.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
26 45 (7.20%) Pardot
27 42 (6.72%) Data Migration
28 41 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management

Apex Code
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.60%) CMS
3 3 (0.48%) Apache
4 2 (0.32%) Kentico
5 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.16%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 13 (2.08%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 46 (7.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.48%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 116 (18.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 96 (15.36%) Force.com
2 96 (15.36%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 63 (10.08%) SaaS
4 37 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
5 33 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 30 (4.80%) FinancialForce
7 13 (2.08%) Office 365
8 9 (1.44%) Heroku
9 2 (0.32%) Boomi
9 2 (0.32%) G Suite
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.28%) Skype
2 4 (0.64%) Internet
3 3 (0.48%) HTTP
3 3 (0.48%) SMS
4 1 (0.16%) AMQP
4 1 (0.16%) Broadband
4 1 (0.16%) Extranet
4 1 (0.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.84%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.04%) MySQL
3 16 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.28%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.64%) DB2
5 4 (0.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.32%) Power BI
7 1 (0.16%) Big Data
7 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.16%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.16%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 23 (3.68%) Oracle APEX
3 13 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.92%) Ant
4 12 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.60%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.80%) Subversion
7 1 (0.16%) git-flow
7 1 (0.16%) GitLab
7 1 (0.16%) JIRA
7 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
General
1 129 (20.64%) Finance
2 128 (20.48%) Marketing
3 33 (5.28%) Billing
4 32 (5.12%) Banking
5 23 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.92%) Automotive
7 7 (1.12%) Advertising
7 7 (1.12%) Retail
8 5 (0.80%) Games
8 5 (0.80%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.64%) Law
10 3 (0.48%) Publishing
11 2 (0.32%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 330 (52.80%) Developer
2 306 (48.96%) Salesforce Developer
3 89 (14.24%) Consultant
4 71 (11.36%) Administrator
5 70 (11.20%) Salesforce Administrator
6 51 (8.16%) Salesforce Consultant
7 42 (6.72%) Technical Consultant
8 40 (6.40%) Architect
9 39 (6.24%) Salesforce Architect
10 28 (4.48%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
11 26 (4.16%) Salesforce Technical Architect
11 26 (4.16%) Senior Consultant
11 26 (4.16%) Technical Architect
12 24 (3.84%) Implementation Consultant
12 24 (3.84%) Senior Implementation Consultant
13 23 (3.68%) Applications Engineer
13 23 (3.68%) Junior
14 21 (3.36%) Senior Developer
14 21 (3.36%) Senior Salesforce Developer
15 20 (3.20%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (72.96%) Visualforce
2 113 (18.08%) REST
3 106 (16.96%) SOAP
4 71 (11.36%) Web Services
5 69 (11.04%) HTML
6 50 (8.00%) .NET
7 47 (7.52%) CSS
7 47 (7.52%) XML
8 22 (3.52%) HTML5
8 22 (3.52%) RESTful
9 17 (2.72%) Ajax
10 15 (2.40%) JSP
11 14 (2.24%) jQuery
12 13 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (2.08%) XHTML
12 13 (2.08%) XML Schema
12 13 (2.08%) XSL
13 12 (1.92%) Middleware
14 10 (1.60%) AngularJS
14 10 (1.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.12%) Enterprise Software
2 56 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (2.40%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.40%) User Experience
5 12 (1.92%) Fintech
6 9 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.12%) Life Science
9 6 (0.96%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.64%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.48%) Marketing Technology
12 2 (0.32%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.32%) PMI
13 1 (0.16%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.16%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.16%) Smart City
13 1 (0.16%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.44%) Android
1 9 (1.44%) Windows
1 9 (1.44%) Windows 10
2 8 (1.28%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.48%) Linux
3 3 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (17.28%) CRM
3 66 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
4 59 (9.44%) Migration
5 49 (7.84%) Mentoring
6 42 (6.72%) Data Migration
7 41 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (6.40%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
9 37 (5.92%) Time Management
10 36 (5.76%) OO
11 35 (5.60%) Dashboard Development
11 35 (5.60%) OOP
12 32 (5.12%) Workflow
13 28 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (4.32%) Data Modelling
14 27 (4.32%) SDLC
15 25 (4.00%) Analytics
16 24 (3.84%) Service Management
16 24 (3.84%) Software Delivery
17 23 (3.68%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 173 (27.68%) JavaScript
2 133 (21.28%) Java
3 67 (10.72%) SQL
4 64 (10.24%) SOQL
5 37 (5.92%) SOSL
6 32 (5.12%) C#
7 17 (2.72%) PHP
8 8 (1.28%) TypeScript
9 7 (1.12%) C++
10 6 (0.96%) Python
11 4 (0.64%) VBA
12 3 (0.48%) Perl
12 3 (0.48%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.48%) Ruby
13 1 (0.16%) Formula Language
13 1 (0.16%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 36 (5.76%) Degree
2 13 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.12%) CCNA
3 7 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (0.48%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.32%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.16%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.40%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.60%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.16%) logstash
Vendors
1 625 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 45 (7.20%) Pardot
3 23 (3.68%) Oracle
4 21 (3.36%) Jitterbit
5 19 (3.04%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 18 (2.88%) ServiceNow
7 17 (2.72%) Google
8 15 (2.40%) Microsoft
9 13 (2.08%) Informatica
10 10 (1.60%) MuleSoft
10 10 (1.60%) Zuora
11 9 (1.44%) webMethods
12 8 (1.28%) Software AG
13 7 (1.12%) SAP
14 6 (0.96%) DocuSign
14 6 (0.96%) Marketo
15 5 (0.80%) CommVault
16 3 (0.48%) Rackspace
17 2 (0.32%) Apttus
17 2 (0.32%) Dell