Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Application Developer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1035 993 1105
Rank change year-on-year -42 +112 -116
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 91 164 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.059% 0.100% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.10% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 85 136 123
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £39,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £66,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 147,418 158,039 172,807
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 95.91% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119,728 127,531 146,134
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Senior Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Senior Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Applications Developer in England

Senior Applications Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Applications Developer in England

Senior Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer in England over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Applications Developer in England

Senior Applications Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
South East -20 34 £57,500 +15.00% 2
London -8 17 £72,500 +16.00% 3
Midlands +21 15 £50,000 +37.93% 1
East Midlands +4 14 £50,000 +20.48%
North of England +26 11 £46,528 -2.05% 3
South West +3 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North West -2 8 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Yorkshire +20 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
East of England +12 3 £60,000 +14.29%
West Midlands +34 1 £39,500 +25.40% 1
Senior Applications Developer
UK

Senior Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, Senior Applications Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Applications Developer in the job title.

1 57 (62.64%) .NET
2 50 (54.95%) JavaScript
3 36 (39.56%) C#
3 36 (39.56%) ASP.NET
4 33 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (36.26%) Degree
5 32 (35.16%) Mentoring
6 31 (34.07%) SQL Server
7 27 (29.67%) jQuery
8 24 (26.37%) Java
9 23 (25.27%) Computer Science
10 22 (24.18%) PHP
10 22 (24.18%) SQL
11 21 (23.08%) Project Management
11 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 20 (21.98%) TDD
13 19 (20.88%) Mathematics
13 19 (20.88%) Physics
14 18 (19.78%) Ajax
14 18 (19.78%) Apple iOS
14 18 (19.78%) WebSockets
15 16 (17.58%) Software Engineering
16 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (14.29%) HTML
16 13 (14.29%) Android
16 13 (14.29%) Test Automation
16 13 (14.29%) SDLC
17 12 (13.19%) Git (software)
17 12 (13.19%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (13.19%) C++

Senior Applications Developer Skill Set
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 7 (7.69%) CMS
2 6 (6.59%) NServiceBus
2 6 (6.59%) Sitefinity
3 3 (3.30%) Drupal
3 3 (3.30%) IIS
4 1 (1.10%) Kentico
4 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.59%) GitHub
4 3 (3.30%) Google Play
4 3 (3.30%) npm
5 2 (2.20%) Firebase
5 2 (2.20%) Google Analytics
5 2 (2.20%) IaaS
5 2 (2.20%) PaaS
5 2 (2.20%) SaaS
6 1 (1.10%) iTunes
6 1 (1.10%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) HTTP
1 3 (3.30%) SSL
2 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (34.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.99%) SSDT
3 8 (8.79%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.30%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.20%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.20%) MySQL
7 1 (1.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.99%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (10.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.59%) JUnit
4 4 (4.40%) Android Studio
4 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.40%) webpack
5 3 (3.30%) JIRA
6 2 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.20%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.20%) Crashlytics
6 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.20%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.20%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.10%) gulp
7 1 (1.10%) Mocha
7 1 (1.10%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 12 (13.19%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Front Office
4 2 (2.20%) Advertising
4 2 (2.20%) Automotive
4 2 (2.20%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Digital Economy
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (62.64%) .NET
2 36 (39.56%) ASP.NET
3 27 (29.67%) jQuery
4 18 (19.78%) Ajax
4 18 (19.78%) WebSockets
5 13 (14.29%) HTML
6 12 (13.19%) CSS
7 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (9.89%) JSON
8 9 (9.89%) XML
9 8 (8.79%) HTML5
9 8 (8.79%) Web Services
10 7 (7.69%) AngularJS
10 7 (7.69%) RESTful
11 6 (6.59%) Redux
11 6 (6.59%) XSD
12 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
13 4 (4.40%) React
13 4 (4.40%) React Native
13 4 (4.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.27%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.99%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.69%) User Experience
4 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.30%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.30%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.10%) Fintech
7 1 (1.10%) Life Science
7 1 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.78%) Apple iOS
2 13 (14.29%) Android
3 7 (7.69%) Windows
4 3 (3.30%) Linux
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.16%) Mentoring
3 21 (23.08%) Project Management
4 20 (21.98%) TDD
5 19 (20.88%) Mathematics
5 19 (20.88%) Physics
6 16 (17.58%) Software Engineering
7 13 (14.29%) SDLC
7 13 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 12 (13.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (13.19%) MVC
9 10 (10.99%) iOS Development
9 10 (10.99%) Web Development
10 9 (9.89%) Content Management
10 9 (9.89%) Continuous Deployment
10 9 (9.89%) Web Application Development
11 8 (8.79%) BDD
11 8 (8.79%) Front End Development
11 8 (8.79%) Scrum
12 7 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 50 (54.95%) JavaScript
2 36 (39.56%) C#
3 24 (26.37%) Java
4 22 (24.18%) PHP
4 22 (24.18%) SQL
5 12 (13.19%) C++
6 11 (12.09%) VB.NET
7 9 (9.89%) Ruby
8 8 (8.79%) Apple Swift
9 6 (6.59%) Objective-C
10 5 (5.49%) ES6
10 5 (5.49%) Kotlin
10 5 (5.49%) Python
11 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.30%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.10%) Groovy
12 1 (1.10%) Java 8
12 1 (1.10%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (36.26%) Degree
2 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
4 10 (10.99%) MCP
4 10 (10.99%) MCPD
5 7 (7.69%) BC Cleared
5 7 (7.69%) DBS Check
6 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) HL7
2 1 (1.10%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.30%) Google
2 3 (3.30%) Solace
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle
3 2 (2.20%) Twitter
3 2 (2.20%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.10%) Apple
4 1 (1.10%) Epicor
4 1 (1.10%) IFS
4 1 (1.10%) SAP