Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce Apex
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 640 601 716
Rank change year-on-year -39 +115 +107
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 474 669 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.41% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 0.74% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 378 542 417
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,275 £35,300
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,875 £79,250
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 76,973 90,816 88,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.96% 55.72% 53.27%
Number of salaries quoted 64,303 76,236 76,985
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £51,892 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.78% +5.26% +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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 -15 320 £60,000 -4.00% 63
South East -31 63 £50,000 -16.67% 14
North of England +48 48 £46,250 +2.78% 17
North West +37 26 £45,000 -35.71% 17
East of England +26 24 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Yorkshire +21 22 £47,500 +26.67%
Midlands -17 12 £55,000 -8.33% 5
West Midlands -1 8 £70,000 +1.82% 2
East Midlands +13 4 £55,000 +46.67% 3
South West +13 3 £47,500 -17.39% 6
Apex Code
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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.

1 474 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 351 (74.05%) Visualforce
3 129 (27.22%) JavaScript
4 125 (26.37%) Finance
5 121 (25.53%) Marketing
6 94 (19.83%) Java
7 93 (19.62%) CRM
7 93 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
8 92 (19.41%) Force.com
9 91 (19.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 86 (18.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 82 (17.30%) REST
12 76 (16.03%) SOAP
13 63 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
14 55 (11.60%) SOQL
15 54 (11.39%) SQL
16 50 (10.55%) Web Services
17 48 (10.13%) Pardot
18 47 (9.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
19 46 (9.70%) Mentoring
20 44 (9.28%) Migration
21 43 (9.07%) HTML
22 41 (8.65%) .NET
23 39 (8.23%) CSS
23 39 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
24 37 (7.81%) SaaS
25 35 (7.38%) XML
26 34 (7.17%) Billing
26 34 (7.17%) FinancialForce
27 32 (6.75%) Enterprise Software

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 16 (3.38%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.74%) CMS
3 8 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.05%) Kentico
5 1 (0.21%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.74%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 47 (9.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.63%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 92 (19.41%) Force.com
2 91 (19.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 86 (18.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 37 (7.81%) SaaS
5 34 (7.17%) FinancialForce
6 28 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 25 (5.27%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (3.38%) Office 365
9 9 (1.90%) GitHub
10 6 (1.27%) Heroku
11 4 (0.84%) G Suite
12 2 (0.42%) Boomi
12 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.21%) Cloud Coach
13 1 (0.21%) CloudSense
13 1 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.63%) Skype
2 2 (0.42%) Internet
3 1 (0.21%) AMQP
3 1 (0.21%) Broadband
3 1 (0.21%) Extranet
3 1 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.06%) MySQL
2 18 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.95%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.48%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.48%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.48%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.84%) DB2
6 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.42%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.42%) Power BI
8 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.21%) QlikView
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (4.43%) Eclipse
1 21 (4.43%) Git (software)
2 16 (3.38%) Oracle APEX
3 15 (3.16%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.48%) Ant
5 6 (1.27%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.05%) Subversion
7 2 (0.42%) JIRA
8 1 (0.21%) git-flow
8 1 (0.21%) GitLab
General
1 125 (26.37%) Finance
2 121 (25.53%) Marketing
3 34 (7.17%) Billing
4 18 (3.80%) Banking
5 6 (1.27%) Advertising
5 6 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
6 4 (0.84%) Publishing
7 3 (0.63%) Automotive
7 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.42%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.42%) Games
8 2 (0.42%) Legal
8 2 (0.42%) Retail
9 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) Law
9 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 234 (49.37%) Developer
2 212 (44.73%) Salesforce Developer
3 78 (16.46%) Administrator
4 77 (16.24%) Salesforce Administrator
5 59 (12.45%) Consultant
6 38 (8.02%) Architect
6 38 (8.02%) Salesforce Architect
7 33 (6.96%) Technical Consultant
8 32 (6.75%) Salesforce Consultant
9 26 (5.49%) Salesforce Technical Architect
9 26 (5.49%) Technical Architect
10 23 (4.85%) Applications Engineer
11 19 (4.01%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
12 16 (3.38%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.38%) Senior Salesforce Developer
13 15 (3.16%) Junior
13 15 (3.16%) Senior Consultant
14 13 (2.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 13 (2.74%) Implementation Consultant
14 13 (2.74%) Senior Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (74.05%) Visualforce
2 82 (17.30%) REST
3 76 (16.03%) SOAP
4 50 (10.55%) Web Services
5 43 (9.07%) HTML
6 41 (8.65%) .NET
7 39 (8.23%) CSS
8 35 (7.38%) XML
9 28 (5.91%) RESTful
10 24 (5.06%) HTML5
11 17 (3.59%) AngularJS
12 16 (3.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (3.16%) Ajax
13 15 (3.16%) Node.js
13 15 (3.16%) XML Schema
14 14 (2.95%) JSP
15 13 (2.74%) XHTML
15 13 (2.74%) XSL
16 11 (2.32%) COM
16 11 (2.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.75%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (3.59%) User Experience
4 14 (2.95%) Fintech
5 13 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (2.32%) Life Science
7 9 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (1.48%) PKI
9 6 (1.27%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.84%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.42%) PMI
12 1 (0.21%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.21%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.21%) Smart City
12 1 (0.21%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.53%) Android
1 12 (2.53%) Windows
1 12 (2.53%) Windows 10
2 11 (2.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
1 93 (19.62%) CRM
2 63 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
3 46 (9.70%) Mentoring
4 44 (9.28%) Migration
5 31 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 29 (6.12%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 29 (6.12%) Workflow
7 28 (5.91%) SDLC
8 27 (5.70%) Dashboard Development
8 27 (5.70%) Data Migration
8 27 (5.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (5.70%) Time Management
9 26 (5.49%) ERP
9 26 (5.49%) OOP
9 26 (5.49%) Service Management
10 25 (5.27%) OO
11 23 (4.85%) Validation
12 22 (4.64%) Analytics
13 19 (4.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 129 (27.22%) JavaScript
2 94 (19.83%) Java
3 55 (11.60%) SOQL
4 54 (11.39%) SQL
5 31 (6.54%) SOSL
6 24 (5.06%) C#
7 11 (2.32%) TypeScript
8 10 (2.11%) Python
9 7 (1.48%) Go
9 7 (1.48%) PHP
10 6 (1.27%) C++
11 4 (0.84%) Ruby
11 4 (0.84%) VBA
12 1 (0.21%) Formula Language
12 1 (0.21%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 28 (5.91%) Degree
2 10 (2.11%) CCNA
2 10 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (2.11%) Network+ Certification
3 7 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.21%) AAT
5 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.11%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 13 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.32%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.21%) logstash
Vendors
1 474 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 48 (10.13%) Pardot
3 23 (4.85%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 20 (4.22%) Jitterbit
5 16 (3.38%) Oracle
5 16 (3.38%) ServiceNow
6 12 (2.53%) webMethods
7 11 (2.32%) Software AG
8 10 (2.11%) Google
8 10 (2.11%) SAP
9 9 (1.90%) MuleSoft
10 5 (1.05%) CommVault
10 5 (1.05%) Informatica
11 2 (0.42%) Dell
11 2 (0.42%) Talend
11 2 (0.42%) Zuora
12 1 (0.21%) Cognos
12 1 (0.21%) DocuSign
12 1 (0.21%) Marketo