The median annual salary for a Applications Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 261 276 241
Rank change year-on-year +15 -35  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 137 179 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.91% 0.92% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.95% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 129 163 210
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +4.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 14466 18825 20301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 16070 16349
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 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 March 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 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
Oxfordshire +38 55 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Hampshire +6 31 £43,000 +12.41%
Berkshire +27 17 £57,500 +43.75% 3
East Sussex -3 11 £45,000 -
Surrey +23 8 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 7 £47,500 -13.63%
Kent +13 5 £28,001 -6.66% 2
West Sussex +9 2 £34,000 -27.65%
Middlesex - 1 £29,500 -
Applications Developer
England

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

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

1 187 (71.65%) .NET
2 161 (61.69%) C#
3 142 (54.41%) JavaScript
4 135 (51.72%) SQL Server
5 123 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
6 119 (45.59%) HTML
7 114 (43.68%) ASP.NET
8 107 (41.00%) CSS
9 97 (37.16%) Degree
10 93 (35.63%) SQL
11 89 (34.10%) jQuery
12 72 (27.59%) MVC
13 66 (25.29%) Ajax
14 63 (24.14%) Microsoft
15 55 (21.07%) Scrum
15 55 (21.07%) Windows
16 53 (20.31%) XML
17 51 (19.54%) WCF
18 48 (18.39%) Web Services
19 46 (17.62%) Computer Science
19 46 (17.62%) Mobile Development
20 44 (16.86%) TDD
21 40 (15.33%) Java
21 40 (15.33%) Software Engineering
22 39 (14.94%) OO
22 39 (14.94%) WinForms
22 39 (14.94%) AngularJS
22 39 (14.94%) Team Foundation Server
23 38 (14.56%) T-SQL
24 37 (14.18%) Apple iOS

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 16 (6.13%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.07%) IIS
3 6 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.53%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.15%) Apache
5 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.38%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.38%) CMS
7 1 (0.38%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.92%) MS Office
3 3 (1.15%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.13%) Office 365
2 13 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.30%) Google App Engine
3 6 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.77%) GitHub
4 2 (0.77%) SaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.38%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.15%) HTTP
2 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.73%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.98%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.30%) MySQL
6 6 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.77%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.38%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 39 (14.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (11.88%) Git (software)
3 29 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 24 (9.20%) Subversion
5 19 (7.28%) Bugzilla
5 19 (7.28%) Trac
6 11 (4.21%) NUnit
7 7 (2.68%) Moq
8 5 (1.92%) Xcode
9 3 (1.15%) Grunt
9 3 (1.15%) gulp
9 3 (1.15%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.15%) JUnit
9 3 (1.15%) Maven
9 3 (1.15%) Mockito
9 3 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (1.15%) Selenium
10 2 (0.77%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.77%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.77%) Protractor
General
1 31 (11.88%) Finance
2 13 (4.98%) Banking
2 13 (4.98%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.68%) Military
4 4 (1.53%) Marketing
5 3 (1.15%) Advertising
5 3 (1.15%) Publishing
5 3 (1.15%) Retail
6 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.77%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (71.65%) .NET
2 119 (45.59%) HTML
3 114 (43.68%) ASP.NET
4 107 (41.00%) CSS
5 89 (34.10%) jQuery
6 66 (25.29%) Ajax
7 53 (20.31%) XML
8 51 (19.54%) WCF
9 48 (18.39%) Web Services
10 39 (14.94%) AngularJS
10 39 (14.94%) WinForms
11 28 (10.73%) JSON
12 21 (8.05%) HTML5
12 21 (8.05%) React
13 20 (7.66%) .NET Framework
13 20 (7.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 20 (7.66%) Backbone.js
13 20 (7.66%) Marionette.js
13 20 (7.66%) WebSockets
13 20 (7.66%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.62%) Computer Science
2 32 (12.26%) Mobile App
3 20 (7.66%) Client/Server
4 19 (7.28%) User Experience
5 10 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.30%) Social Network
7 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.15%) Replication
8 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.38%) Animation
8 1 (0.38%) Blog
8 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.38%) iPad
8 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (21.07%) Windows
2 37 (14.18%) Apple iOS
3 35 (13.41%) Android
4 3 (1.15%) Linux
4 3 (1.15%) Unix
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (27.59%) MVC
3 55 (21.07%) Scrum
4 46 (17.62%) Mobile Development
5 44 (16.86%) TDD
6 40 (15.33%) Software Engineering
7 39 (14.94%) OO
8 27 (10.34%) Web Development
9 25 (9.58%) iOS Development
9 25 (9.58%) SDLC
10 24 (9.20%) Mathematics
11 23 (8.81%) Android Development
11 23 (8.81%) Mentoring
12 22 (8.43%) OOP
13 21 (8.05%) Physics
13 21 (8.05%) SOA
14 20 (7.66%) Project Management
14 20 (7.66%) Refactoring
15 17 (6.51%) Unit Testing
16 16 (6.13%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 161 (61.69%) C#
2 142 (54.41%) JavaScript
3 93 (35.63%) SQL
4 40 (15.33%) Java
5 38 (14.56%) T-SQL
6 31 (11.88%) PHP
7 28 (10.73%) TypeScript
7 28 (10.73%) VB.NET
8 17 (6.51%) Objective-C
9 16 (6.13%) PL/SQL
10 13 (4.98%) C++
11 12 (4.60%) Apple Swift
11 12 (4.60%) Python
12 10 (3.83%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.07%) R
14 7 (2.68%) MATLAB
15 6 (2.30%) ANSI SQL
16 4 (1.53%) VB
16 4 (1.53%) VB6
16 4 (1.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 97 (37.16%) Degree
2 12 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 63 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.88%) Oracle
3 9 (3.45%) Xamarin
4 7 (2.68%) Google
5 4 (1.53%) SAP
5 4 (1.53%) Telerik
6 3 (1.15%) Apple
6 3 (1.15%) Thunderhead
7 2 (0.77%) Adobe
7 2 (0.77%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.38%) hybris
8 1 (0.38%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.38%) Wonderware
8 1 (0.38%) Zend
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