The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 750 847 865
Rank change year-on-year +97 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 124 113 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 108 105 109
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £41,479 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £43,401
% change year-on-year -15.00% +15.20%  

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 82537 99534 106816
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.34% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 68587 83592 87091
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Applications Developer in the UK

Senior Applications Developer
Top 30 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 3 months to 30 April 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
England +114 111 £48,000 -8.57% 6
London +49 38 £65,000 +8.33% 3
South East +79 30 £42,500 -15.00% 1
East Midlands +37 22 £42,500 +13.33%
Oxfordshire +26 22 £42,500 -29.16%
Oxford +12 19 £42,500 -29.16%
Northampton - 17 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 17 £42,500 -
Manchester -11 12 £46,250 -19.56%
North West -18 12 £46,250 -19.56% 1
Scotland +27 10 £80,000 -
Glasgow - 10 £80,000 -
City of London +37 9 £80,000 -13.51% 1
Berkshire +35 7 £57,500 +22.99% 1
Bracknell - 7 £57,500 - 1
West Midlands +24 5 £42,500 -32.00%
Leicestershire - 5 £40,000 -
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Birmingham +20 2 £47,500 -24.00%
South West +17 2 £45,000 -10.00%
East of England +12 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Wiltshire +11 2 £45,000 -10.00%
South Wales +8 2 £46,000 -3.15%
Wales 0 2 £46,000 -3.15%
Worcestershire - 2 £45,000 -
Loughborough - 2 £40,000 -
Cwmbran - 2 £46,000 -
Worcester - 2 £45,000 -
Swindon - 2 £45,000 -
Torfaen - 2 £46,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 120 (62.50%) .NET
2 104 (54.17%) C#
3 91 (47.40%) ASP.NET
4 87 (45.31%) JavaScript
4 87 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (39.58%) SQL
6 70 (36.46%) Ajax
7 69 (35.94%) SQL Server
8 65 (33.85%) CSS
9 59 (30.73%) HTML
10 58 (30.21%) jQuery
11 47 (24.48%) Finance
12 46 (23.96%) Client/Server
13 43 (22.40%) Microsoft
14 41 (21.35%) HTML5
15 40 (20.83%) AngularJS
16 36 (18.75%) MVC
17 35 (18.23%) Git (software)
18 34 (17.71%) VB.NET
19 33 (17.19%) Java
20 29 (15.10%) OO
20 29 (15.10%) Degree
20 29 (15.10%) TDD
21 27 (14.06%) .NET Framework
22 26 (13.54%) Microsoft Azure
23 25 (13.02%) Computer Science
23 25 (13.02%) PHP
23 25 (13.02%) Scrum
24 24 (12.50%) VB
24 24 (12.50%) Visual Studio

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 14 (7.29%) IIS
2 5 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.04%) CMS
5 2 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.52%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) Drupal
6 1 (0.52%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.52%) SAS
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.65%) InDesign
2 7 (3.65%) MicroStation
3 2 (1.04%) Moqups
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.69%) SaaS
4 4 (2.08%) Google Play
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.73%) HTTP
2 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.52%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (35.94%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.29%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.73%) MySQL
3 11 (5.73%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.69%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (4.69%) Big Data
5 8 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.56%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (18.23%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.69%) Mercurial
5 8 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (4.17%) PostCSS
6 5 (2.60%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.60%) Subversion
7 4 (2.08%) Ant
7 4 (2.08%) Selenium
7 4 (2.08%) Toad
8 3 (1.56%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.04%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.04%) Mockito
10 1 (0.52%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.52%) JIRA
10 1 (0.52%) JUnit
10 1 (0.52%) Maven
10 1 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.52%) Xcode
General
1 47 (24.48%) Finance
2 11 (5.73%) Law
3 4 (2.08%) Electronics
4 3 (1.56%) Marketing
5 2 (1.04%) Front Office
5 2 (1.04%) Games
5 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.52%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (62.50%) .NET
2 91 (47.40%) ASP.NET
3 70 (36.46%) Ajax
4 65 (33.85%) CSS
5 59 (30.73%) HTML
6 58 (30.21%) jQuery
7 41 (21.35%) HTML5
8 40 (20.83%) AngularJS
9 27 (14.06%) .NET Framework
10 24 (12.50%) XML
11 19 (9.90%) WebSockets
12 15 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (7.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (7.29%) CSS3
14 13 (6.77%) Node.js
14 13 (6.77%) REST
15 12 (6.25%) Entity Framework
16 11 (5.73%) Sass
16 11 (5.73%) Web Services
17 10 (5.21%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.96%) Client/Server
2 25 (13.02%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.81%) iPad
3 15 (7.81%) Mobile App
4 14 (7.29%) User Experience
5 9 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (4.69%) iPhone
6 7 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.60%) Clustering
9 3 (1.56%) Social Media
10 2 (1.04%) Arduino
10 2 (1.04%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (1.04%) Reinsurance
11 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.52%) Blog
11 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.52%) Social Gaming
11 1 (0.52%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.38%) Windows
2 17 (8.85%) Linux
3 13 (6.77%) Apple iOS
4 12 (6.25%) Android
5 5 (2.60%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.08%) Unix
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.75%) MVC
3 29 (15.10%) OO
3 29 (15.10%) TDD
4 25 (13.02%) Scrum
5 21 (10.94%) Mentoring
6 20 (10.42%) Project Management
7 19 (9.90%) Mathematics
7 19 (9.90%) Physics
8 18 (9.38%) iOS Development
9 17 (8.85%) SDLC
10 12 (6.25%) Android Development
10 12 (6.25%) Software Architecture
11 10 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.21%) DevOps
11 10 (5.21%) Unit Testing
12 9 (4.69%) Data Modelling
12 9 (4.69%) Microservices
12 9 (4.69%) OOD
12 9 (4.69%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 104 (54.17%) C#
2 87 (45.31%) JavaScript
3 76 (39.58%) SQL
4 34 (17.71%) VB.NET
5 33 (17.19%) Java
6 25 (13.02%) PHP
7 24 (12.50%) VB
8 18 (9.38%) C++
9 11 (5.73%) PL/SQL
9 11 (5.73%) Python
10 10 (5.21%) TypeScript
11 9 (4.69%) ES6
12 8 (4.17%) Shell Script
12 8 (4.17%) T-SQL
13 7 (3.65%) ANSI SQL
14 3 (1.56%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.56%) C
14 3 (1.56%) PHP 7
15 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (15.10%) Degree
2 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) MCSD
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.52%) PhD
3 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.21%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.52%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Ansible
1 1 (0.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.90%) Oracle
3 9 (4.69%) Adobe
4 8 (4.17%) Google
5 5 (2.60%) Twitter
6 4 (2.08%) Apple
6 4 (2.08%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.56%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.04%) Facebook
8 2 (1.04%) Intel
8 2 (1.04%) Pegasus
8 2 (1.04%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.52%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.52%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.52%) SAP
9 1 (0.52%) Teradata
9 1 (0.52%) Zend
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