Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 21 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 100 77
Rank change year-on-year +22 -23 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 8 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.80% 0.38% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.41% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 8
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% - -30.23%
10th Percentile £37,700 £31,250 £28,375
90th Percentile £46,000 £46,375 £41,125
North West median annual salary £37,500 £38,750 £36,250
% change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% -7.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 942 1228 902
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.64% 94.17% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 722 885 676
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Merseyside

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Merseyside

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 21 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
Liverpool +25 7 £41,000 +9.33% 1
Applications Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Merseyside region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) REST
1 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (75.00%) Grunt
1 6 (75.00%) webpack
1 6 (75.00%) gulp
1 6 (75.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
1 6 (75.00%) npm
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Retail
3 4 (50.00%) Online Games
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Sass
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) nginx
3 4 (50.00%) Node.js
3 4 (50.00%) Games
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (50.00%) Docker
3 4 (50.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Capita
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Online Betting
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Grunt
1 6 (75.00%) gulp
1 6 (75.00%) webpack
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (50.00%) Games
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (75.00%) REST
1 6 (75.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 4 (50.00%) Sass
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (50.00%) Online Games
2 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C#
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (12.50%) Cerner