Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Application Developer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 102 112
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 54 62 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.44% 2.41% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 2.49% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 45 12 21
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £39,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.65% -10.80% +10.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £30,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,750 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +40.85% +1.43%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2092 2492 2363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.62% 97.04% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1415 1544
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,100 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +4.94%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Glasgow

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Glasgow

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 Glasgow region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 40 (74.07%) Java
2 39 (72.22%) OO
3 36 (66.67%) C++
3 36 (66.67%) Python
3 36 (66.67%) Client/Server
3 36 (66.67%) Finance
3 36 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 36 (66.67%) Big Data
4 22 (40.74%) Risk Management
4 22 (40.74%) Robotics
5 19 (35.19%) C#
6 18 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 14 (25.93%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (18.52%) HTML5
8 10 (18.52%) CSS
8 10 (18.52%) HTML
9 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
9 7 (12.96%) OOD
9 7 (12.96%) Apple iOS
9 7 (12.96%) jQuery
9 7 (12.96%) Xamarin
9 7 (12.96%) iOS Development
10 6 (11.11%) Mobile Development
10 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.11%) JSON
11 5 (9.26%) TDD
11 5 (9.26%) CSS3
11 5 (9.26%) Objective-C
11 5 (9.26%) Apple Swift
12 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.70%) WordPress
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (66.67%) Big Data
2 18 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 3 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) CSS
1 10 (18.52%) HTML
1 10 (18.52%) HTML5
2 7 (12.96%) jQuery
3 6 (11.11%) JSON
4 5 (9.26%) CSS3
5 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.41%) Ext JS
5 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.41%) J2EE
5 4 (7.41%) React
5 4 (7.41%) REST
5 4 (7.41%) SOAP
5 4 (7.41%) Spring
5 4 (7.41%) Struts
5 4 (7.41%) Vaadin
5 4 (7.41%) Web Services
5 4 (7.41%) WSDL
5 4 (7.41%) XML
5 4 (7.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 36 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 22 (40.74%) Robotics
3 14 (25.93%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) OO
2 36 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 22 (40.74%) Risk Management
4 7 (12.96%) iOS Development
4 7 (12.96%) OOD
5 6 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.26%) TDD
7 4 (7.41%) CRM
7 4 (7.41%) OOP
7 4 (7.41%) People Management
7 4 (7.41%) Process Improvement
7 4 (7.41%) SOA
7 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Web Development
8 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.70%) 3D Visualisation
9 2 (3.70%) Analytics
9 2 (3.70%) Data Analytics
9 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 40 (74.07%) Java
2 36 (66.67%) C++
2 36 (66.67%) Python
3 19 (35.19%) C#
4 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.26%) Apple Swift
5 5 (9.26%) Objective-C
6 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.41%) SQL
7 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Xamarin
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
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