Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce Apex
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 676 566 718
Rank change year-on-year -110 +152 +87
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 369 706 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.46% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.83% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 202 582 399
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £43,100 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 67,903 85,479 91,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.56% 55.78% 55.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56,172 71,586 75,214
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.63% +1.58%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -90 236 £70,000 +7.69% 63
North of England +41 66 £57,500 +15.00% 8
South East -10 51 £47,500 -26.92% 16
North West +40 30 £60,000 +26.32% 4
North East - 29 £70,000 - 1
South West +10 8 £62,500 +19.05% 6
Yorkshire -13 7 £57,500 +15.00% 3
East of England +15 2 £77,500 +29.17%
Midlands +7 2 £57,500 +15.00% 1
East Midlands +22 1 £50,000 +2.56%
West Midlands +8 1 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Apex Code
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 368 (99.73%) Salesforce.com
2 274 (74.25%) Visualforce
3 154 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
4 149 (40.38%) JavaScript
5 132 (35.77%) Java
6 121 (32.79%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 118 (31.98%) C#
7 118 (31.98%) Scrum
8 109 (29.54%) .NET
9 105 (28.46%) Architectural Design
10 104 (28.18%) Marketing
11 103 (27.91%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 99 (26.83%) Computer Science
13 98 (26.56%) CRM
14 95 (25.75%) Degree
14 95 (25.75%) SaaS
15 94 (25.47%) AngularJS
15 94 (25.47%) Finance
16 89 (24.12%) jQuery
17 83 (22.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 74 (20.05%) Web Application Development
19 73 (19.78%) Backbone.js
19 73 (19.78%) Sage
20 72 (19.51%) REST
21 66 (17.89%) HTML
22 61 (16.53%) SOAP
23 49 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
24 47 (12.74%) Computer Science Degree
24 47 (12.74%) Banking
25 45 (12.20%) Front End Development

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 4 (1.08%) Confluence
2 2 (0.54%) Documentum
2 2 (0.54%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.27%) CMS
3 1 (0.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 27 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 121 (32.79%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 103 (27.91%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 95 (25.75%) SaaS
4 30 (8.13%) Force.com
5 6 (1.63%) PaaS
6 5 (1.36%) AWS
6 5 (1.36%) IaaS
7 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.08%) GitHub
7 4 (1.08%) Heroku
8 3 (0.81%) Azure
8 3 (0.81%) FinancialForce
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.54%) GCP
9 2 (0.54%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.27%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.61%) MySQL
3 5 (1.36%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.81%) DBAmp
6 2 (0.54%) EDMS
6 2 (0.54%) Power BI
7 1 (0.27%) DB2
7 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (11.65%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.61%) Subversion
3 15 (4.07%) JIRA
4 14 (3.79%) Oracle APEX
5 11 (2.98%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.08%) Ant
7 3 (0.81%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.81%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.81%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (0.54%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.27%) Selenium
9 1 (0.27%) Sourcetree
9 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
General
1 104 (28.18%) Marketing
2 94 (25.47%) Finance
3 47 (12.74%) Banking
4 19 (5.15%) Investment Banking
5 13 (3.52%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.44%) Public Sector
7 7 (1.90%) Retail
8 5 (1.36%) Dutch Language
8 5 (1.36%) Electronics
8 5 (1.36%) French Language
8 5 (1.36%) German Language
8 5 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.36%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.08%) Games
10 3 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 306 (82.93%) Developer
2 201 (54.47%) Salesforce Developer
3 92 (24.93%) Senior Developer
4 76 (20.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 42 (11.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 31 (8.40%) Senior Salesforce Developer
7 25 (6.78%) Architect
8 19 (5.15%) Administrator
8 19 (5.15%) Consultant
8 19 (5.15%) Salesforce Administrator
8 19 (5.15%) Salesforce Consultant
9 18 (4.88%) Salesforce Architect
10 13 (3.52%) C# Developer
10 13 (3.52%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
10 13 (3.52%) Technical Consultant
11 12 (3.25%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (3.25%) Technical Architect
12 11 (2.98%) .NET Developer
13 10 (2.71%) Full Stack Developer
14 9 (2.44%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (74.25%) Visualforce
2 109 (29.54%) .NET
3 94 (25.47%) AngularJS
4 89 (24.12%) jQuery
5 83 (22.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 73 (19.78%) Backbone.js
7 72 (19.51%) REST
8 66 (17.89%) HTML
9 61 (16.53%) SOAP
10 44 (11.92%) Web Services
11 36 (9.76%) CSS
12 28 (7.59%) JSON
13 20 (5.42%) Swagger
14 18 (4.88%) XML
15 16 (4.34%) Node.js
16 14 (3.79%) D3.js
16 14 (3.79%) Google Chart
16 14 (3.79%) React
17 11 (2.98%) JSP
18 9 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.23%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (2.98%) Tandem
3 11 (2.98%) User Experience
4 6 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.08%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.08%) Web 2.0
6 3 (0.81%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.54%) RIA
8 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.27%) Life Science
8 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.63%) Linux
2 3 (0.81%) Android
3 1 (0.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (31.98%) Scrum
3 105 (28.46%) Architectural Design
4 99 (26.83%) Computer Science
5 98 (26.56%) CRM
6 74 (20.05%) Web Application Development
7 45 (12.20%) Front End Development
8 43 (11.65%) Fintech
9 41 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 33 (8.94%) Mentoring
10 33 (8.94%) SDLC
11 28 (7.59%) Data Modelling
12 25 (6.78%) E-Commerce
13 24 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (6.23%) Sales Enablement
15 22 (5.96%) Coaching
15 22 (5.96%) Microservices
16 20 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (5.42%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (5.15%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 149 (40.38%) JavaScript
2 132 (35.77%) Java
3 118 (31.98%) C#
4 39 (10.57%) SOQL
5 22 (5.96%) SQL
5 22 (5.96%) VBA
6 19 (5.15%) R
7 16 (4.34%) SOSL
8 7 (1.90%) C
8 7 (1.90%) Python
9 3 (0.81%) C++
9 3 (0.81%) PHP
9 3 (0.81%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.54%) Ruby
11 1 (0.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 95 (25.75%) Degree
2 47 (12.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.25%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.27%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 7 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 368 (99.73%) Salesforce.com
2 73 (19.78%) Sage
3 30 (8.13%) WorldPay
4 20 (5.42%) Pardot
5 14 (3.79%) Oracle
5 14 (3.79%) Tableau
6 8 (2.17%) HubSpot
7 7 (1.90%) SAP
8 5 (1.36%) Informatica
8 5 (1.36%) Jitterbit
8 5 (1.36%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.81%) Conga
9 3 (0.81%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 2 (0.54%) Apttus
10 2 (0.54%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.54%) Openreach
10 2 (0.54%) Peoplefluent
10 2 (0.54%) Siebel
11 1 (0.27%) Marketo
11 1 (0.27%) Talend