The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Application Developer
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 236 242
Rank change year-on-year -45 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 113 225 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.77% 1.22% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.26% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 104 196 221
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +14.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14110 17860 20459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.64% 96.97% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11815 15210 16682
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in the South East

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in the South East

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in the South East

Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Oxfordshire -2 31 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Hampshire -1 27 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Surrey +25 21 £41,500 +10.66% 3
Berkshire -10 10 £57,500 +15.00% 1
West Sussex +14 8 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 7 £41,500 - 1
East Sussex -13 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Kent +2 2 £36,750 -30.00% 1
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 160 (64.00%) .NET
2 149 (59.60%) C#
3 117 (46.80%) JavaScript
4 107 (42.80%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 97 (38.80%) SQL Server
7 91 (36.40%) Degree
8 90 (36.00%) HTML
9 77 (30.80%) CSS
10 76 (30.40%) Microsoft
11 62 (24.80%) SQL
12 54 (21.60%) MVC
12 54 (21.60%) jQuery
13 52 (20.80%) AngularJS
14 47 (18.80%) Computer Science
15 44 (17.60%) XML
16 43 (17.20%) Java
17 41 (16.40%) Ajax
17 41 (16.40%) React
18 40 (16.00%) Apple iOS
18 40 (16.00%) Web Services
19 39 (15.60%) Android
20 36 (14.40%) WCF
21 34 (13.60%) JSON
21 34 (13.60%) Software Engineering
21 34 (13.60%) Windows
22 31 (12.40%) Mobile Development
22 31 (12.40%) Mobile App
23 30 (12.00%) REST
23 30 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 20 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.20%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.00%) IIS
3 5 (2.00%) WordPress
4 4 (1.60%) Apache
4 4 (1.60%) NServiceBus
5 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.80%) CMS
5 2 (0.80%) Moodle
5 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.40%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.40%) nginx
6 1 (0.40%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.80%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.00%) Magento
3 2 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (6.80%) Office 365
3 3 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.20%) Google Play
4 2 (0.80%) Boomi
5 1 (0.40%) GitHub
5 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.80%) HTTP
2 1 (0.40%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (38.80%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.20%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.20%) MySQL
4 11 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.40%) Big Data
7 6 (2.40%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.60%) SSDT
9 3 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.20%) GIS
9 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.80%) Redis
10 2 (0.80%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 30 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (9.20%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.60%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.60%) Bugzilla
4 9 (3.60%) Subversion
4 9 (3.60%) Trac
5 8 (3.20%) Maven
6 5 (2.00%) Selenium
7 4 (1.60%) Android Studio
7 4 (1.60%) Ant
7 4 (1.60%) git-flow
8 3 (1.20%) Moq
8 3 (1.20%) NUnit
8 3 (1.20%) QUnit
8 3 (1.20%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.20%) Xcode
9 2 (0.80%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.80%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (9.60%) Finance
2 12 (4.80%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.60%) Legal
4 7 (2.80%) Military
4 7 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.40%) Banking
5 6 (2.40%) Marketing
6 4 (1.60%) Law
7 3 (1.20%) Advertising
7 3 (1.20%) Publishing
8 2 (0.80%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.40%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (64.00%) .NET
2 100 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 90 (36.00%) HTML
4 77 (30.80%) CSS
5 54 (21.60%) jQuery
6 52 (20.80%) AngularJS
7 44 (17.60%) XML
8 41 (16.40%) Ajax
8 41 (16.40%) React
9 40 (16.00%) Web Services
10 36 (14.40%) WCF
11 34 (13.60%) JSON
12 30 (12.00%) REST
13 22 (8.80%) HTML5
14 21 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
16 17 (6.80%) KnockoutJS
17 15 (6.00%) LINQ
17 15 (6.00%) WebSockets
17 15 (6.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.80%) Computer Science
2 31 (12.40%) Mobile App
3 18 (7.20%) Client/Server
4 14 (5.60%) User Experience
5 11 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.60%) NHS
6 4 (1.60%) Social Media
7 3 (1.20%) iSeries
8 2 (0.80%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.80%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) Animation
9 1 (0.40%) Blog
9 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.40%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.40%) iPad
9 1 (0.40%) iPhone
9 1 (0.40%) RIA
9 1 (0.40%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 40 (16.00%) Apple iOS
2 39 (15.60%) Android
3 34 (13.60%) Windows
4 11 (4.40%) Linux
5 4 (1.60%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.20%) OS/400
6 3 (1.20%) Unix
7 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (42.80%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (21.60%) MVC
3 34 (13.60%) Software Engineering
4 31 (12.40%) Mobile Development
5 30 (12.00%) OO
5 30 (12.00%) Scrum
6 29 (11.60%) iOS Development
7 28 (11.20%) Web Development
8 27 (10.80%) Android Development
9 26 (10.40%) TDD
10 21 (8.40%) OOP
11 20 (8.00%) Mathematics
12 18 (7.20%) Project Management
12 18 (7.20%) SOA
13 17 (6.80%) Mentoring
14 15 (6.00%) CRM
14 15 (6.00%) Mobile Application Development
14 15 (6.00%) Physics
14 15 (6.00%) Unit Testing
15 14 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 149 (59.60%) C#
2 117 (46.80%) JavaScript
3 62 (24.80%) SQL
4 43 (17.20%) Java
5 29 (11.60%) PHP
6 23 (9.20%) TypeScript
7 18 (7.20%) C++
8 17 (6.80%) T-SQL
9 15 (6.00%) VB.NET
10 14 (5.60%) Apple Swift
10 14 (5.60%) Objective-C
11 11 (4.40%) C
12 9 (3.60%) PowerShell
12 9 (3.60%) Python
13 7 (2.80%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.80%) R
14 6 (2.40%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.40%) VB
15 5 (2.00%) VBA
16 4 (1.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 91 (36.40%) Degree
2 20 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (3.60%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.40%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.60%) MCP
6 4 (1.60%) MCPD
7 2 (0.80%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.80%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 76 (30.40%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.20%) Oracle
2 13 (5.20%) Xamarin
3 8 (3.20%) Google
4 4 (1.60%) Apple
4 4 (1.60%) SAP
5 3 (1.20%) LANSA
5 3 (1.20%) Thunderhead
6 2 (0.80%) Dell
6 2 (0.80%) RedPrairie
6 2 (0.80%) Telerik
7 1 (0.40%) Adobe
7 1 (0.40%) hybris
7 1 (0.40%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.40%) Zend
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