Period
to 18 April 2019

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £56,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 18 April 2019.

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

Application Developer
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 57 84
Rank change year-on-year -16 +27 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 26 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.55% 3.37% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 3.47% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 10
Leicester median annual salary £56,000 £32,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.31% -3.70% -19.64%
10th Percentile £38,500 £25,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £59,750 £47,500 £47,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £56,000 £36,792 £35,000
% change year-on-year +52.21% +5.12% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 717 606 784
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.82% 97.27% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 547 557 728
Leicester median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,675
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £53,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Leicester

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Leicester

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Leicester over the 6 months to 18 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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 Leicester region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) HTML
1 26 (100.00%) MVC
1 26 (100.00%) TDD
1 26 (100.00%) Web Development
1 26 (100.00%) HTML5
2 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
3 23 (88.46%) Java
3 23 (88.46%) CSS
3 23 (88.46%) OO
3 23 (88.46%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (88.46%) Maven
4 20 (76.92%) Spring
4 20 (76.92%) Node.js
5 18 (69.23%) C#
5 18 (69.23%) .NET
6 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
7 13 (50.00%) Firmware
7 13 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
8 10 (38.46%) SDLC
8 10 (38.46%) RESTful
8 10 (38.46%) JSON
8 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
9 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (11.54%) SQL
9 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (11.54%) Git (software)

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (88.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (88.46%) Maven
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
1 26 (100.00%) HTML5
2 23 (88.46%) CSS
3 20 (76.92%) Node.js
3 20 (76.92%) Spring
4 18 (69.23%) .NET
5 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
6 10 (38.46%) JSON
6 10 (38.46%) RESTful
7 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) MVC
1 26 (100.00%) TDD
1 26 (100.00%) Web Development
2 23 (88.46%) OO
3 13 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
4 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 23 (88.46%) Java
3 18 (69.23%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Firmware