Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 955 1044 964
Rank change year-on-year +89 -80 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 189 108 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.065% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.067% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 148 100 256
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% -
10th Percentile £39,750 £41,250 £41,875
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% -

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 155,960 160,760 188,119
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 96.48% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 127,712 134,832 158,739
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +57 71 £50,000 -4.76% 9
London +45 65 £57,500 -1.71% 7
Midlands +13 19 £41,500 -2.35% 1
East of England +12 16 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North of England 0 14 £44,000 -12.00% 6
North West -2 13 £44,000 -4.86% 3
East Midlands +11 10 £41,500 -2.35% 1
West Midlands +10 9 £40,000 -
South West +21 4 £45,000 -14.29%
Yorkshire +21 1 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Senior Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Applications Developer in the job title.

1 118 (62.43%) .NET
2 104 (55.03%) JavaScript
3 99 (52.38%) HTML
4 92 (48.68%) C#
5 87 (46.03%) SQL Server
6 81 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 77 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 75 (39.68%) HTML5
9 64 (33.86%) AngularJS
10 63 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 59 (31.22%) CSS
12 53 (28.04%) SQL
12 53 (28.04%) MVC
13 51 (26.98%) jQuery
14 42 (22.22%) Ajax
15 41 (21.69%) Degree
16 40 (21.16%) Node.js
17 38 (20.11%) Java
18 35 (18.52%) PHP
18 35 (18.52%) Web Development
18 35 (18.52%) Computer Science
19 34 (17.99%) Git (software)
20 33 (17.46%) Mentoring
21 32 (16.93%) CSS3
21 32 (16.93%) WebSockets
21 32 (16.93%) .NET Framework
22 31 (16.40%) Software Engineering
23 30 (15.87%) Team Foundation Server
23 30 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web API
24 29 (15.34%) Microservices

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 20 (10.58%) NServiceBus
2 16 (8.47%) Sitefinity
3 12 (6.35%) IIS
4 6 (3.17%) nginx
5 5 (2.65%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.65%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.12%) CMS
7 2 (1.06%) GeoServer
Applications
1 5 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.53%) Moqups
Cloud Services
1 27 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (11.11%) SaaS
3 18 (9.52%) npm
4 8 (4.23%) Firebase
5 4 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.06%) Bluemix
6 2 (1.06%) IaaS
6 2 (1.06%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (1.06%) PaaS
7 1 (0.53%) GitHub
7 1 (0.53%) Google Play
7 1 (0.53%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.23%) AMQP
2 3 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (46.03%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.76%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.76%) MySQL
3 9 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.23%) SQLite
5 7 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.17%) KDB
6 6 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.65%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.12%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (2.12%) Kdb+
8 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.12%) SSDT
9 3 (1.59%) Big Data
9 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.06%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.06%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.06%) GIS
10 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (17.99%) Git (software)
2 30 (15.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (14.81%) gulp
4 23 (12.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (7.94%) webpack
6 10 (5.29%) Grunt
7 9 (4.76%) Selenium
8 8 (4.23%) Bower
8 8 (4.23%) Mocha
8 8 (4.23%) PostCSS
9 7 (3.70%) NUnit
9 7 (3.70%) Subversion
10 6 (3.17%) JUnit
11 5 (2.65%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.65%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.12%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (1.59%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.59%) ReSharper
14 2 (1.06%) Jenkins
14 2 (1.06%) JSUnit
General
1 25 (13.23%) Finance
2 15 (7.94%) Law
3 11 (5.82%) Banking
4 10 (5.29%) Front Office
4 10 (5.29%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.70%) Marketing
6 5 (2.65%) Legal
6 5 (2.65%) Retail
7 4 (2.12%) Games
8 2 (1.06%) Automotive
9 1 (0.53%) Electronics
9 1 (0.53%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (62.43%) .NET
2 99 (52.38%) HTML
3 81 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 75 (39.68%) HTML5
5 64 (33.86%) AngularJS
6 59 (31.22%) CSS
7 51 (26.98%) jQuery
8 42 (22.22%) Ajax
9 40 (21.16%) Node.js
10 32 (16.93%) .NET Framework
10 32 (16.93%) CSS3
10 32 (16.93%) WebSockets
11 30 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (13.76%) Entity Framework
13 20 (10.58%) Kendo UI
13 20 (10.58%) RESTful
13 20 (10.58%) Web Services
14 18 (9.52%) React
15 17 (8.99%) Sass
16 14 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 26 (13.76%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (8.99%) User Experience
4 12 (6.35%) Equities
4 12 (6.35%) Mobile App
5 11 (5.82%) Derivative
6 10 (5.29%) Algorithms
6 10 (5.29%) Equity Derivative
6 10 (5.29%) Fixed Income
6 10 (5.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (3.70%) Social Network
8 5 (2.65%) Fintech
9 4 (2.12%) e-Learning
9 4 (2.12%) iPad
10 3 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.59%) Online Games
11 2 (1.06%) Animation
11 2 (1.06%) iPhone
11 2 (1.06%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.05%) Android
2 17 (8.99%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.23%) Windows
4 7 (3.70%) Linux
5 5 (2.65%) Unix
6 3 (1.59%) Nucleus RTOS
6 3 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (28.04%) MVC
3 35 (18.52%) Web Development
4 33 (17.46%) Mentoring
5 31 (16.40%) Software Engineering
6 29 (15.34%) Microservices
7 28 (14.81%) Mathematics
8 27 (14.29%) Physics
8 27 (14.29%) Project Management
9 25 (13.23%) Test Automation
10 24 (12.70%) Unit Testing
11 21 (11.11%) Scrum
12 20 (10.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (10.58%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 20 (10.58%) SOLID
13 18 (9.52%) iOS Development
14 17 (8.99%) Android Development
14 17 (8.99%) Software Architecture
15 12 (6.35%) TDD
16 11 (5.82%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 104 (55.03%) JavaScript
2 92 (48.68%) C#
3 53 (28.04%) SQL
4 38 (20.11%) Java
5 35 (18.52%) PHP
6 12 (6.35%) Objective-C
7 11 (5.82%) Apple Swift
7 11 (5.82%) C++
8 8 (4.23%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.70%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.70%) Python
10 4 (2.12%) C
10 4 (2.12%) ES6
10 4 (2.12%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.12%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.12%) VBScript
11 1 (0.53%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.53%) VBA
11 1 (0.53%) XAML
Qualifications
1 41 (21.69%) Degree
2 21 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (10.58%) MCP
3 20 (10.58%) MCPD
4 10 (5.29%) PhD
5 6 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 22 (11.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Ansible
1 1 (0.53%) Consul
Vendors
1 63 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.23%) Capita
3 5 (2.65%) iManage
3 5 (2.65%) Oracle
4 4 (2.12%) BMC
4 4 (2.12%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.06%) Google
5 2 (1.06%) IBM
6 1 (0.53%) Adobe
6 1 (0.53%) Apple
6 1 (0.53%) Facebook
6 1 (0.53%) Twitter
6 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.53%) Xero