Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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

Senior Application Developer
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 972 1052 1034
Rank change year-on-year +80 -18 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 217 215 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 194 200 255
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £38,875 £39,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,875 £67,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.22% +7.78% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170390 195237 215143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.99% 96.50% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138628 164070 176467
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Applications Developer in the UK

Senior Applications Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Applications Developer in the UK

Senior Applications Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Applications Developer in the UK

Senior Applications Developer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 July 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
England +107 192 £50,000 -9.09% 11
UK excluding London +96 154 £45,000 -7.22% 8
London +26 61 £65,000 +8.33% 4
South East +98 59 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Midlands +57 37 £42,500 +0.97% 1
East Midlands +23 23 £42,500 +2.41% 1
Scotland +35 18 £80,000 - 1
North of England +2 17 £47,500 -13.64%
North West -26 16 £47,500 -13.64%
West Midlands +34 14 £37,500 -40.00%
East of England +11 14 £52,500 +16.67% 1
South West +11 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Wales -1 3 £46,000 +2.22%
Yorkshire +22 1 - -
Isle of Man - 1 £62,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £42,500 -

Senior Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Applications Developer in the job title.

1 139 (64.06%) C#
1 139 (64.06%) .NET
2 110 (50.69%) JavaScript
3 103 (47.47%) ASP.NET
4 99 (45.62%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (39.63%) CSS
6 83 (38.25%) HTML
7 77 (35.48%) Ajax
8 73 (33.64%) SQL
9 70 (32.26%) SQL Server
10 68 (31.34%) HTML5
11 62 (28.57%) Finance
12 55 (25.35%) AngularJS
13 53 (24.42%) MVC
14 52 (23.96%) Microsoft
15 51 (23.50%) jQuery
16 48 (22.12%) Java
17 46 (21.20%) Client/Server
18 45 (20.74%) OO
19 41 (18.89%) Git (software)
20 34 (15.67%) XML
21 30 (13.82%) Relational Database
21 30 (13.82%) Microsoft Azure
22 29 (13.36%) Team Foundation Server
23 28 (12.90%) Android
24 27 (12.44%) CSS3
25 26 (11.98%) Android Development
25 26 (11.98%) User Experience
25 26 (11.98%) Scrum
26 25 (11.52%) TDD

Senior Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (3.69%) IIS
1 8 (3.69%) NServiceBus
2 5 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.84%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.38%) CMS
4 3 (1.38%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.46%) Apache
6 1 (0.46%) Drupal
6 1 (0.46%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.92%) Moqups
3 1 (0.46%) InDesign
3 1 (0.46%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (1.84%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.46%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 30 (13.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.61%) SaaS
4 6 (2.76%) Bluemix
4 6 (2.76%) Firebase
4 6 (2.76%) IaaS
4 6 (2.76%) IBM Cloud
4 6 (2.76%) PaaS
5 4 (1.84%) Google Play
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.29%) HTTP
2 1 (0.46%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.46%) Network Security
2 1 (0.46%) SMS
2 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.82%) Relational Database
3 18 (8.29%) Big Data
4 11 (5.07%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.61%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.15%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.15%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.69%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.69%) SSDT
8 6 (2.76%) CouchDB
8 6 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.76%) MySQL
9 5 (2.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (1.84%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.84%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.84%) SQLite
11 3 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (18.89%) Git (software)
2 29 (13.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (10.14%) Visual Studio
4 11 (5.07%) PostCSS
5 10 (4.61%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (3.69%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.69%) Subversion
7 7 (3.23%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.76%) Bower
8 6 (2.76%) gulp
8 6 (2.76%) JSUnit
8 6 (2.76%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (2.30%) Toad
10 4 (1.84%) Ant
10 4 (1.84%) Selenium
11 3 (1.38%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.92%) Gradle
12 2 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.92%) Xcode
13 1 (0.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 62 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (2.30%) Law
2 5 (2.30%) Legal
2 5 (2.30%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.38%) Front Office
4 2 (0.92%) Banking
4 2 (0.92%) Electronics
4 2 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.46%) Back Office
5 1 (0.46%) Games
5 1 (0.46%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (64.06%) .NET
2 103 (47.47%) ASP.NET
3 86 (39.63%) CSS
4 83 (38.25%) HTML
5 77 (35.48%) Ajax
6 68 (31.34%) HTML5
7 55 (25.35%) AngularJS
8 51 (23.50%) jQuery
9 34 (15.67%) XML
10 27 (12.44%) CSS3
11 24 (11.06%) Node.js
12 23 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (8.29%) WCF
15 15 (6.91%) REST
15 15 (6.91%) Sass
16 14 (6.45%) .NET Framework
16 14 (6.45%) LESS
16 14 (6.45%) RESTful
17 13 (5.99%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 46 (21.20%) Client/Server
2 26 (11.98%) User Experience
3 18 (8.29%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (8.29%) Mobile App
4 17 (7.83%) Computer Science
5 12 (5.53%) iPad
6 9 (4.15%) Clustering
6 9 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.69%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.38%) Social Media
9 2 (0.92%) Arduino
9 2 (0.92%) iPhone
10 1 (0.46%) EMV
10 1 (0.46%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.46%) NHS
10 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.46%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.90%) Android
2 23 (10.60%) Apple iOS
3 21 (9.68%) Linux
4 9 (4.15%) Windows
5 5 (2.30%) Unix
5 5 (2.30%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (45.62%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (24.42%) MVC
3 45 (20.74%) OO
4 26 (11.98%) Android Development
4 26 (11.98%) Scrum
5 25 (11.52%) TDD
6 24 (11.06%) Test Automation
7 22 (10.14%) iOS Development
8 21 (9.68%) Web Development
9 19 (8.76%) Microservices
10 18 (8.29%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (8.29%) Machine Learning
10 18 (8.29%) Mentoring
11 15 (6.91%) SDLC
11 15 (6.91%) SOA
11 15 (6.91%) Web Application Development
12 14 (6.45%) Project Management
12 14 (6.45%) SOLID
13 13 (5.99%) Mathematics
13 13 (5.99%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 139 (64.06%) C#
2 110 (50.69%) JavaScript
3 73 (33.64%) SQL
4 48 (22.12%) Java
5 22 (10.14%) VB.NET
6 19 (8.76%) PHP
7 18 (8.29%) C++
7 18 (8.29%) TypeScript
8 17 (7.83%) VB
9 15 (6.91%) Python
10 11 (5.07%) PL/SQL
11 9 (4.15%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.23%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.23%) VBA
13 6 (2.76%) Apple Swift
13 6 (2.76%) ECMAScript
13 6 (2.76%) ES6
14 5 (2.30%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.84%) ANSI SQL
16 3 (1.38%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 25 (11.52%) Degree
2 10 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.69%) MCP
3 8 (3.69%) MCPD
4 4 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) MCSD
6 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Ansible
1 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (23.96%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.68%) Oracle
3 7 (3.23%) IBM
4 6 (2.76%) DevExpress
4 6 (2.76%) Google
4 6 (2.76%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.84%) Apple
5 4 (1.84%) Twitter
6 3 (1.38%) Adobe
6 3 (1.38%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.92%) Facebook
7 2 (0.92%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.46%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.46%) Lotus
8 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.46%) Zend
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