The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Force.com Apex Code
England / South East
Rank 380 431 419
Rank change year-on-year +51 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 15 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 33
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.31% +2.50%  

Apex Code is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7823 9792 9928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 52.86% 50.85% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6774 8716 8574
Median salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.13% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Apex Code
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Apex Code as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Apex Code in the South East

Apex Code
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Apex Code in the South East

Apex Code
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Berkshire +41 9 £56,250 -16.66% 1
Oxfordshire +2 4 £60,000 - 2
Surrey +40 1 £60,000 +41.17%
Hampshire +26 1 - - 2
Apex Code
England

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 39 (88.64%) Salesforce.com
2 27 (61.36%) Visualforce
3 18 (40.91%) C#
4 17 (38.64%) SQL
4 17 (38.64%) CRM
5 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (29.55%) .NET
7 12 (27.27%) Finance
7 12 (27.27%) Force.com
8 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 10 (22.73%) SOAP
9 10 (22.73%) Java
10 8 (18.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 7 (15.91%) SDLC
11 7 (15.91%) Translating Business Requirements
11 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
11 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
11 7 (15.91%) CSS
11 7 (15.91%) jQuery
11 7 (15.91%) Marketing
12 6 (13.64%) Ajax
12 6 (13.64%) Degree
12 6 (13.64%) Web Services
12 6 (13.64%) XML
12 6 (13.64%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 6 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (11.36%) SOQL
13 5 (11.36%) SaaS
13 5 (11.36%) REST
13 5 (11.36%) Backbone.js

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Force.com
2 5 (11.36%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Ant
1 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Salesforce Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Salesforce Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Salesforce Solution Architect
4 7 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Salesforce Developer
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.27%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) Visualforce
2 13 (29.55%) .NET
3 10 (22.73%) SOAP
4 7 (15.91%) CSS
4 7 (15.91%) jQuery
5 6 (13.64%) Ajax
5 6 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (13.64%) Web Services
5 6 (13.64%) XML
6 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
6 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
6 5 (11.36%) Backbone.js
6 5 (11.36%) Mason
6 5 (11.36%) Middleware
6 5 (11.36%) REST
7 2 (4.55%) HTML
7 2 (4.55%) Sass
8 1 (2.27%) JSON
8 1 (2.27%) LESS
8 1 (2.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) CRM
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.91%) SDLC
3 7 (15.91%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (11.36%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) Web Application Development
5 4 (9.09%) Migration
6 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.55%) Release Management
8 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) ERP
8 1 (2.27%) OO
8 1 (2.27%) OOP
8 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.27%) Structured Programming
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) C#
2 17 (38.64%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.73%) Java
5 5 (11.36%) Perl
5 5 (11.36%) PHP
5 5 (11.36%) Python
5 5 (11.36%) SOQL
6 4 (9.09%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.64%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 5 (11.36%) MuleSoft
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