The median annual salary for a Applications Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Developer
England / London
Rank 383 366 363
Rank change year-on-year -17 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 211 331 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.63% 0.79% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.83% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 183 270 275
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32198 40075 40268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.13% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27217 34571 33828
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in London

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in London

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in London

Applications Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 34 £62,500 -3.84% 8
Greenford - 3 £55,000 -
Ealing - 3 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £57,500 -
Chiswick -10 1 £44,000 -20.00%
Uxbridge - 1 £25,000 -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 London region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 219 (52.64%) JavaScript
2 183 (43.99%) C#
2 183 (43.99%) .NET
3 165 (39.66%) HTML
4 150 (36.06%) SQL
5 146 (35.10%) CSS
6 140 (33.65%) SQL Server
7 138 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
8 118 (28.37%) Finance
9 112 (26.92%) ASP.NET
10 109 (26.20%) Java
11 97 (23.32%) MVC
12 91 (21.88%) HTML5
13 83 (19.95%) Microsoft
14 79 (18.99%) AngularJS
15 77 (18.51%) jQuery
16 73 (17.55%) TDD
17 63 (15.14%) Python
18 57 (13.70%) XML
18 57 (13.70%) Software Engineering
19 56 (13.46%) Web Services
20 55 (13.22%) Android
21 54 (12.98%) .NET Framework
21 54 (12.98%) Web Development
22 53 (12.74%) Mobile App
23 52 (12.50%) Android Development
24 51 (12.26%) ASP.NET MVC
25 50 (12.02%) Git (software)
25 50 (12.02%) CSS3
26 49 (11.78%) OO

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 28 (6.73%) IIS
2 25 (6.01%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.88%) CMS
4 9 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.68%) Confluence
6 6 (1.44%) Apache
6 6 (1.44%) EPiServer
6 6 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.48%) Ethereum
8 2 (0.48%) Hyperledger
8 2 (0.48%) JBoss
8 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.24%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.88%) MS Office
3 7 (1.68%) InDesign
3 7 (1.68%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.72%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (0.72%) StreamServe
3 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.81%) SaaS
3 13 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.16%) Google Play
5 6 (1.44%) Office 365
6 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.48%) GitHub
7 1 (0.24%) Force.com
7 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.77%) HTTP
2 17 (4.09%) Skype
3 7 (1.68%) Internet
4 6 (1.44%) Intranet
5 5 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.48%) LAN
6 2 (0.48%) SSL
6 2 (0.48%) VoIP
6 2 (0.48%) WAN
7 1 (0.24%) DVB
7 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (33.65%) SQL Server
2 46 (11.06%) MySQL
3 43 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (7.21%) Relational Database
5 20 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (4.33%) RDBMS
7 15 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.64%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (1.68%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.44%) Big Data
12 6 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.72%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 50 (12.02%) Git (software)
2 32 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 22 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (3.85%) Subversion
5 15 (3.61%) TeamCity
6 12 (2.88%) Jenkins
7 11 (2.64%) Mercurial
8 9 (2.16%) JIRA
9 8 (1.92%) Ant
10 7 (1.68%) JUnit
11 6 (1.44%) TortoiseSVN
12 5 (1.20%) Gradle
13 4 (0.96%) Android Studio
13 4 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.96%) NUnit
13 4 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
14 3 (0.72%) Maven
14 3 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
14 3 (0.72%) Selenium
14 3 (0.72%) SpecFlow
General
1 118 (28.37%) Finance
2 43 (10.34%) Banking
3 15 (3.61%) Front Office
4 14 (3.37%) Law
5 11 (2.64%) Marketing
6 7 (1.68%) Advertising
6 7 (1.68%) Games
6 7 (1.68%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.68%) Publishing
6 7 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.96%) Retail
8 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.48%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (43.99%) .NET
2 165 (39.66%) HTML
3 146 (35.10%) CSS
4 112 (26.92%) ASP.NET
5 91 (21.88%) HTML5
6 79 (18.99%) AngularJS
7 77 (18.51%) jQuery
8 57 (13.70%) XML
9 56 (13.46%) Web Services
10 54 (12.98%) .NET Framework
11 51 (12.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (12.02%) CSS3
13 48 (11.54%) REST
14 33 (7.93%) Entity Framework
15 32 (7.69%) WCF
16 30 (7.21%) Django
17 29 (6.97%) JSON
18 26 (6.25%) React
19 23 (5.53%) Sass
20 21 (5.05%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.74%) Mobile App
2 35 (8.41%) Algorithms
2 35 (8.41%) User Experience
3 34 (8.17%) Data Structures
4 33 (7.93%) Computer Science
5 28 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (5.05%) Fintech
6 21 (5.05%) Fixed Income
7 19 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (4.09%) Derivative
9 15 (3.61%) Equities
10 14 (3.37%) mHealth
11 12 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (2.40%) iPhone
13 7 (1.68%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.68%) iPad
13 7 (1.68%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.20%) Social Media
14 5 (1.20%) Social Network
15 4 (0.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 55 (13.22%) Android
2 47 (11.30%) Linux
3 36 (8.65%) Apple iOS
4 35 (8.41%) Windows
5 25 (6.01%) Unix
6 5 (1.20%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (23.32%) MVC
3 73 (17.55%) TDD
4 57 (13.70%) Software Engineering
5 54 (12.98%) Web Development
6 52 (12.50%) Android Development
7 49 (11.78%) OO
8 45 (10.82%) Scrum
9 40 (9.62%) SDLC
10 33 (7.93%) OOP
11 30 (7.21%) iOS Development
12 28 (6.73%) Unit Testing
13 25 (6.01%) Multithreading
14 21 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (4.81%) Mathematics
16 19 (4.57%) Mobile Development
16 19 (4.57%) SOA
17 18 (4.33%) Front End Development
18 17 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (4.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 219 (52.64%) JavaScript
2 183 (43.99%) C#
3 150 (36.06%) SQL
4 109 (26.20%) Java
5 63 (15.14%) Python
6 41 (9.86%) C++
7 29 (6.97%) Objective-C
7 29 (6.97%) T-SQL
8 25 (6.01%) Apple Swift
9 22 (5.29%) ES6
9 22 (5.29%) PHP
10 18 (4.33%) VB.NET
11 16 (3.85%) PowerShell
12 15 (3.61%) Groovy
13 11 (2.64%) VB
14 10 (2.40%) Bash Shell
14 10 (2.40%) Ruby
15 7 (1.68%) C
15 7 (1.68%) XAML
16 6 (1.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (10.82%) Degree
2 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.48%) MCP
4 1 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.44%) Control-M
2 4 (0.96%) Nagios
3 2 (0.48%) Ansible
3 2 (0.48%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 83 (19.95%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.73%) Oracle
3 24 (5.77%) Google
4 8 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.68%) Adobe
5 7 (1.68%) Sybase
5 7 (1.68%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.44%) Redback
7 4 (0.96%) Bloomberg
7 4 (0.96%) Reuters
8 3 (0.72%) DevExpress
8 3 (0.72%) OpenText
8 3 (0.72%) Twitter
9 2 (0.48%) Apple
9 2 (0.48%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.48%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.48%) Zend
10 1 (0.24%) Concur
10 1 (0.24%) Informatica
10 1 (0.24%) MicroStrategy
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