Salesforce Apex
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 months to 20 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 730 765 664
Rank change year-on-year +35 -101 -96
Permanent jobs citing Apex Code 96 260 538
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.52% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73 177 253
10th Percentile £36,250 £50,000 £44,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -17.24% +7.41% +12.50%
75th Percentile £68,750 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £101,500 £89,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -21.43% +16.67% +9.09%

All Programming Languages
UK

Apex Code is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 28,898 50,070 71,656
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 37.09% 45.45% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22,920 31,755 43,803
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Apex Code
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Apex Code as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Apex Code in the UK

Apex Code
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Apex Code.

Salary trend for Apex Code in the UK

Apex Code
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Apex Code over the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Apex Code in the UK

Apex Code
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the UK over the 6 months to 20 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +20 82 £55,000 -26.67% 45
London +81 47 £62,500 -19.35% 19
UK excluding London +73 37 £55,000 -21.43% 24
Work from Home +55 15 £55,000 -24.14% 42
South East +47 10 £50,000 -28.57% 6
Wales - 10 £62,500 - 3
North of England +85 8 £58,750 -29.43% 3
East of England +42 6 £32,000 -50.77% 3
North West +51 4 £62,500 -30.56% 2
North East - 3 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands +76 2 £37,500 -44.44% 1
Midlands +42 2 £37,500 -44.44% 3
Yorkshire +90 1 £47,500 -42.07% 1
South West +24 1 £57,500 +4.55% 7

Apex Code
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.21%) Confluence
1 5 (5.21%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.08%) Anypoint
2 2 (2.08%) CMS
2 2 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Trello
Business Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Salesforce CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.54%) Azure
2 11 (11.46%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 10 (10.42%) Heroku
4 9 (9.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 8 (8.33%) GitHub
6 6 (6.25%) Amazon S3
6 6 (6.25%) AWS
6 6 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (6.25%) Boomi
6 6 (6.25%) Serverless
7 3 (3.13%) CloudSense
8 2 (2.08%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (2.08%) Azure DevOps
8 2 (2.08%) Google Analytics
8 2 (2.08%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.25%) Geospatial Data
1 6 (6.25%) GIS
2 4 (4.17%) Metadata
2 4 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Git
2 12 (12.50%) JIRA
3 7 (7.29%) GitLab
4 5 (5.21%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (4.17%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.13%) git-flow
7 2 (2.08%) Ant
7 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 28 (29.17%) Social Skills
2 20 (20.83%) Finance
3 13 (13.54%) Public Sector
4 7 (7.29%) Automotive
5 5 (5.21%) Marketing
6 4 (4.17%) Retail
7 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.08%) French Language
8 2 (2.08%) Law
8 2 (2.08%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (2.08%) Spanish Language
8 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.04%) Banking
9 1 (1.04%) Electronics
9 1 (1.04%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 68 (70.83%) Developer
2 67 (69.79%) Salesforce Developer
3 14 (14.58%) Architect
3 14 (14.58%) Salesforce Architect
3 14 (14.58%) Senior
4 13 (13.54%) Senior Developer
4 13 (13.54%) Senior Salesforce Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Salesforce Solution Architect
5 10 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Consultant
8 4 (4.17%) Salesforce Consultant
8 4 (4.17%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) Salesforce Technical Architect
9 3 (3.13%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.08%) Administrator
10 2 (2.08%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.08%) Salesforce Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (72.92%) Lightning Web Components
2 47 (48.96%) Visualforce
3 30 (31.25%) REST
4 20 (20.83%) HTML
5 18 (18.75%) SOAP
6 15 (15.63%) CSS
7 14 (14.58%) Web Services
8 11 (11.46%) .NET
8 11 (11.46%) Middleware
9 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET
9 9 (9.38%) JSON
10 6 (6.25%) XML
11 5 (5.21%) Ajax
11 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (5.21%) OAuth
11 5 (5.21%) RESTful
11 5 (5.21%) XHTML
12 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (2.08%) CSS3
12 2 (2.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.21%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (3.13%) Life Science
4 2 (2.08%) Blockchain
4 2 (2.08%) Clustering
4 2 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.08%) Product Ownership
4 2 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.08%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.04%) Distributed Architecture
5 1 (1.04%) Low-Code
5 1 (1.04%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.04%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.46%) CRM
2 28 (29.17%) Agile
3 19 (19.79%) Data Modelling
4 17 (17.71%) Migration
5 16 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (15.63%) Scrum
7 12 (12.50%) OO
8 11 (11.46%) Computer Science
9 10 (10.42%) Refactoring
9 10 (10.42%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.42%) Translating Business Requirements
9 10 (10.42%) User Experience
10 9 (9.38%) Web Development
11 8 (8.33%) Customer Service
11 8 (8.33%) Project Planning
12 7 (7.29%) Investment Management
12 7 (7.29%) OOP
12 7 (7.29%) Product Strategy
13 6 (6.25%) Data Migration
13 6 (6.25%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.13%) JavaScript
2 12 (12.50%) Python
3 7 (7.29%) SOQL
4 6 (6.25%) Java
5 5 (5.21%) C#
5 5 (5.21%) SQL
6 2 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) CloudHub
1 5 (5.21%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Salesforce
2 22 (22.92%) MuleSoft
3 5 (5.21%) Atlassian
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle
3 5 (5.21%) Sybase
3 5 (5.21%) Zuora
4 2 (2.08%) Adobe
4 2 (2.08%) Coremetrics
4 2 (2.08%) Dell
4 2 (2.08%) Google
4 2 (2.08%) IBM
4 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.04%) Pardot
5 1 (1.04%) SAP