Period
to 20 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1077 990 1077
Rank change year-on-year -87 +87 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 75 194 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.12% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.12% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 72 173 170
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £39,750 £39,750 £38,898
90th Percentile £68,750 £85,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 157,464 160,476 184,668
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 96.20% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 128,344 131,826 156,858
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 £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -33 27 £57,500 +27.78% 5
Midlands -13 22 £45,000 +5.88% 2
East Midlands +6 19 £45,000 +5.88% 1
North of England +6 10 £45,000 -5.26% 6
London -43 10 £70,000 +7.69% 2
North West +14 6 £44,000 -7.37% 5
Yorkshire +25 4 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands +10 3 £37,000 -1.33% 1
South West +1 3 £62,500 +38.89% 1
East of England -5 3 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Senior Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 46 (61.33%) .NET
2 39 (52.00%) Mentoring
3 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 33 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 27 (36.00%) Degree
6 26 (34.67%) jQuery
7 25 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 24 (32.00%) SQL
8 24 (32.00%) Computer Science
9 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
10 21 (28.00%) PHP
11 19 (25.33%) Mathematics
11 19 (25.33%) WebSockets
12 18 (24.00%) Physics
12 18 (24.00%) Ajax
12 18 (24.00%) C#
12 18 (24.00%) Project Management
13 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
13 16 (21.33%) Mobile App
14 15 (20.00%) Java
14 15 (20.00%) Android
15 13 (17.33%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (17.33%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (17.33%) Apple iOS
15 13 (17.33%) SSDT
15 13 (17.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (17.33%) MCPD
15 13 (17.33%) MCP

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 (9.33%) CMS
2 4 (5.33%) NServiceBus
2 4 (5.33%) Sitefinity
2 4 (5.33%) WordPress
3 3 (4.00%) Apache
3 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Magento
2 1 (1.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) GitHub
1 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.67%) npm
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.67%) BrowserStack
4 2 (2.67%) Google Play
4 2 (2.67%) SaaS
5 1 (1.33%) Firebase
5 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.33%) iTunes
5 1 (1.33%) Veeva
5 1 (1.33%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) HTTP
1 2 (2.67%) SSH
2 1 (1.33%) AMQP
2 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.33%) SSDT
3 5 (6.67%) MySQL
4 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.33%) Big Data
7 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 13 (17.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.00%) webpack
4 5 (6.67%) gulp
5 4 (5.33%) Android Studio
5 4 (5.33%) Grunt
5 4 (5.33%) JUnit
6 2 (2.67%) Appium
6 2 (2.67%) Gradle
6 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.67%) Xcode
7 1 (1.33%) Babel
7 1 (1.33%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.33%) Mocha
7 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Marketing
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Automotive
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (61.33%) .NET
2 26 (34.67%) jQuery
3 25 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 19 (25.33%) WebSockets
5 18 (24.00%) Ajax
6 11 (14.67%) AngularJS
6 11 (14.67%) REST
7 10 (13.33%) CSS
7 10 (13.33%) WinForms
7 10 (13.33%) XML
8 9 (12.00%) Web Services
9 8 (10.67%) HTML
9 8 (10.67%) JSON
10 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (9.33%) RESTful
11 6 (8.00%) XSD
12 5 (6.67%) Core Data
12 5 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (5.33%) React
13 4 (5.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (21.33%) Mobile App
3 9 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (8.00%) User Experience
5 5 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.00%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.67%) Reinsurance
8 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.33%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.33%) Derivative
8 1 (1.33%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.33%) Fintech
8 1 (1.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.00%) Android
2 13 (17.33%) Apple iOS
3 10 (13.33%) Windows
4 4 (5.33%) Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.00%) Mentoring
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.33%) Mathematics
4 18 (24.00%) Physics
4 18 (24.00%) Project Management
5 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
6 13 (17.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (16.00%) MVC
7 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
8 10 (13.33%) Mobile Development
8 10 (13.33%) TDD
9 9 (12.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 8 (10.67%) Web Development
11 7 (9.33%) Scrum
12 6 (8.00%) BDD
12 6 (8.00%) Coaching
12 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
13 5 (6.67%) Android Development
13 5 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (32.00%) SQL
3 21 (28.00%) PHP
4 18 (24.00%) C#
5 15 (20.00%) Java
6 10 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 8 (10.67%) Objective-C
8 7 (9.33%) Apple Swift
9 6 (8.00%) Kotlin
10 3 (4.00%) Python
11 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.67%) VBA
12 1 (1.33%) C++
12 1 (1.33%) ES6
12 1 (1.33%) Scala
12 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.33%) VB
12 1 (1.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 27 (36.00%) Degree
2 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (17.33%) MCP
3 13 (17.33%) MCPD
4 8 (10.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.67%) BC Cleared
5 5 (6.67%) DBS Check
6 3 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) Capita
2 4 (5.33%) Google
3 3 (4.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.67%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.33%) Apple
5 1 (1.33%) Twitter