Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 78 66
Rank change year-on-year +24 -12 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 9 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.59% 1.56% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.58% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 20
Leicester median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +42.86% -20.00%
10th Percentile £32,650 £26,750 £20,800
90th Percentile £39,950 £50,000 £42,800
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -7.14%

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 558 824 817
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.41% 98.68% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 516 747 690
Leicester median annual salary £39,000 £41,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.88% +3.80% -1.25%
10th Percentile £23,625 £25,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,700 £56,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £41,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -4.88% +7.89% -2.56%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Leicester region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) OOP
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 6 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (55.56%) Android Development
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) User Experience
3 5 (55.56%) Android
3 5 (55.56%) OOD
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
6 2 (22.22%) HND
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (22.22%) Big Data
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) People Management

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 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (55.56%) User Experience
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OOP
2 6 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Android Development
3 5 (55.56%) OOD
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) People Management
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
4 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle