Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Apex Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apex Code over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Force.com Apex Code
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 553 589
Rank change year-on-year +15 +36 +80
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 323 310 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 0.75% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 256 254 316
London median annual salary £60,000 £63,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,325 £40,625
90th Percentile £85,000 £102,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%

Apex Code is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 41096 41093 47548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.05% 54.43% 53.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32629 36089 40993
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Apex Code
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Apex Code as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Apex Code in London

Apex Code
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apex Code in London.

Salary trend for Apex Code in London

Apex Code
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apex Code in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Apex Code in London

Apex Code
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Central London +24 92 £65,000 -3.70% 4
East London +6 7 £42,500 -39.29%
South London +6 2 £45,000 +28.57%
West London +18 1 £27,500 -64.52%
North London - 1 £40,000 -
Apex Code
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Apex Code also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 323 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 259 (80.19%) Visualforce
3 96 (29.72%) Mason
4 91 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (23.53%) Web Services
6 69 (21.36%) Force.com
7 66 (20.43%) CRM
8 59 (18.27%) JavaScript
9 57 (17.65%) Java
10 53 (16.41%) SOAP
11 47 (14.55%) Scrum
11 47 (14.55%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 41 (12.69%) Finance
13 37 (11.46%) SDLC
13 37 (11.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 34 (10.53%) Marketing
14 34 (10.53%) Migration
14 34 (10.53%) XML
15 32 (9.91%) HTML
16 31 (9.60%) REST
16 31 (9.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
17 29 (8.98%) Data Modelling
18 28 (8.67%) Data Migration
19 27 (8.36%) SOQL
19 27 (8.36%) OO
19 27 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
19 27 (8.36%) Asset Management
20 25 (7.74%) Data Management
21 24 (7.43%) TDD
21 24 (7.43%) Greenfield Project

Apex Code
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (0.62%) Apache Solr
1 2 (0.62%) SAS
1 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (9.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.55%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.62%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 69 (21.36%) Force.com
2 47 (14.55%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 37 (11.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 11 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (2.79%) FinancialForce
6 6 (1.86%) Veeva
7 5 (1.55%) SaaS
8 4 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.93%) Heroku
10 1 (0.31%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.02%) HTTP
2 5 (1.55%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.24%) VoIP
4 3 (0.93%) PBX
5 1 (0.31%) Broadband
5 1 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.86%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.24%) MySQL
4 2 (0.62%) Big Data
4 2 (0.62%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.62%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (0.62%) QlikView
4 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.62%) Redis
5 1 (0.31%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 13 (4.02%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (0.93%) Ant
2 3 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.62%) Maven
3 2 (0.62%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.31%) JIRA
4 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (12.69%) Finance
2 34 (10.53%) Marketing
3 8 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.55%) Retail
5 3 (0.93%) Banking
5 3 (0.93%) Legal
6 2 (0.62%) Advertising
6 2 (0.62%) Games
6 2 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 156 (48.30%) Developer
2 151 (46.75%) Salesforce Developer
3 55 (17.03%) Architect
4 47 (14.55%) Salesforce Architect
5 40 (12.38%) Senior Developer
5 40 (12.38%) Senior Salesforce Developer
6 38 (11.76%) Administrator
7 37 (11.46%) Salesforce Administrator
8 36 (11.15%) Consultant
9 35 (10.84%) Salesforce Consultant
10 25 (7.74%) Analyst
10 25 (7.74%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (5.88%) Salesforce Analyst
12 18 (5.57%) Salesforce Technical Architect
12 18 (5.57%) Technical Architect
13 17 (5.26%) Business Analyst
13 17 (5.26%) Salesforce Solution Architect
14 11 (3.41%) Junior
14 11 (3.41%) Salesforce Business Analyst
15 9 (2.79%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (80.19%) Visualforce
2 96 (29.72%) Mason
3 76 (23.53%) Web Services
4 53 (16.41%) SOAP
5 34 (10.53%) XML
6 32 (9.91%) HTML
7 31 (9.60%) REST
8 21 (6.50%) CSS
9 19 (5.88%) .NET
10 12 (3.72%) JSON
10 12 (3.72%) RESTful
11 7 (2.17%) COM
12 6 (1.86%) Middleware
13 5 (1.55%) Node.js
14 4 (1.24%) Django
14 4 (1.24%) Flask
14 4 (1.24%) HTML5
14 4 (1.24%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (1.24%) SQLAlchemy
14 4 (1.24%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.43%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (4.95%) Computer Science
2 16 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.41%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.55%) Life Science
6 4 (1.24%) Fintech
7 3 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.62%) Contract for Difference
8 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.62%) User Experience
9 1 (0.31%) Blog
9 1 (0.31%) FMCG
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.31%) PMI
9 1 (0.31%) Social Media
9 1 (0.31%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.31%) Windows
1 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (20.43%) CRM
3 47 (14.55%) Scrum
4 37 (11.46%) SDLC
5 34 (10.53%) Migration
6 29 (8.98%) Data Modelling
7 28 (8.67%) Data Migration
8 27 (8.36%) Asset Management
8 27 (8.36%) OO
8 27 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (7.74%) Data Management
10 24 (7.43%) TDD
11 23 (7.12%) Web Application Development
12 21 (6.50%) Validation
13 20 (6.19%) Project Management
14 19 (5.88%) Mentoring
15 18 (5.57%) Workflow
16 17 (5.26%) Change Management
16 17 (5.26%) Software Engineering
17 16 (4.95%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 59 (18.27%) JavaScript
2 57 (17.65%) Java
3 27 (8.36%) SOQL
4 19 (5.88%) SOSL
5 18 (5.57%) C++
6 15 (4.64%) SQL
7 13 (4.02%) C#
8 8 (2.48%) C
9 7 (2.17%) PHP
10 5 (1.55%) Ruby
10 5 (1.55%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.24%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.24%) Perl
11 4 (1.24%) Python
12 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (6.81%) Degree
2 6 (1.86%) PMI Certification
2 6 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (1.55%) PMP
4 3 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.88%) QA
2 7 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.62%) Terraform
Vendors
1 323 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (4.64%) Cognizant
2 15 (4.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.02%) Oracle
4 11 (3.41%) Cadence
4 11 (3.41%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 7 (2.17%) Google
6 5 (1.55%) Siebel
7 4 (1.24%) Pardot
7 4 (1.24%) SAP
8 3 (0.93%) Informatica
9 2 (0.62%) Conga
9 2 (0.62%) DocuSign
9 2 (0.62%) Jitterbit
9 2 (0.62%) Progress
9 2 (0.62%) Tableau
10 1 (0.31%) Apttus
10 1 (0.31%) Demandware
10 1 (0.31%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.31%) Pegasus