Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 55 83
Rank change year-on-year -26 +28 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 11 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.74% 2.01% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.04% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 12
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +40.35%
10th Percentile £38,800 £29,375 £26,750
90th Percentile £55,300 £39,875 £50,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,146 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.68% -7.14% +23.08%

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 625 588 839
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.89% 98.49% 98.71%
Number of salaries quoted 481 544 775
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,350
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £53,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -8.54% +3.80%

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) Web Development
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) HTML5
3 9 (81.82%) Java
3 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 9 (81.82%) OO
3 9 (81.82%) Maven
3 9 (81.82%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (72.73%) C#
4 8 (72.73%) .NET
5 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 6 (54.55%) Spring
5 6 (54.55%) Node.js
6 5 (45.45%) Technical Leadership
6 5 (45.45%) Firmware
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (36.36%) JSON
7 4 (36.36%) SDLC
7 4 (36.36%) RESTful
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (9.09%) OOD
9 1 (9.09%) OOP
9 1 (9.09%) SQL
9 1 (9.09%) QA
9 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (9.09%) Retail
9 1 (9.09%) Objective-C

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 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) HTML5
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) Node.js
4 6 (54.55%) Spring
5 4 (36.36%) JSON
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) Web Development
3 9 (81.82%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Technical Leadership
5 4 (36.36%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) OOD
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Firmware