Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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

Application Manager
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 673 726 556
Rank change year-on-year +53 -170 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 493 459 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.28% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.29% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 429 394 767
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £42,300
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 146,242 156,862 173,979
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 95.90% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 118,793 126,548 147,124
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £79,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in England

Applications Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Applications Manager in England

Applications Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Manager in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Manager in England

Applications Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
London +14 248 £70,000 -3.45% 19
South East +36 90 £52,500 -12.50% 8
North of England +81 73 £47,000 -6.00% 7
Yorkshire +38 37 £47,000 -14.55% 2
North West +29 36 £46,000 +2.22% 4
East of England +22 33 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Midlands +20 26 £58,750 +23.68% 5
South West -4 22 £42,500 -15.00% 10
West Midlands +21 14 £49,000 +3.16% 5
East Midlands +5 12 £65,000 +23.81%
Applications Manager
UK

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, Applications Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 174 (35.29%) Finance
2 152 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (22.11%) Project Management
4 96 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 89 (18.05%) ITIL
6 72 (14.60%) PRINCE2
7 70 (14.20%) Service Delivery
8 68 (13.79%) CRM
9 65 (13.18%) Microsoft
10 56 (11.36%) Oracle
10 56 (11.36%) Change Management
10 56 (11.36%) Mobile App
11 54 (10.95%) .NET
12 53 (10.75%) SDLC
13 48 (9.74%) SQL
14 47 (9.53%) Problem-Solving
15 45 (9.13%) Retail
16 44 (8.92%) Windows
17 42 (8.52%) SAP
18 39 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
19 36 (7.30%) ERP
19 36 (7.30%) Problem Management
20 34 (6.90%) C#
20 34 (6.90%) SQL Server
21 33 (6.69%) Marketing
22 32 (6.49%) Product Management
23 30 (6.09%) Dynamics CRM
24 29 (5.88%) Android
24 29 (5.88%) Service Management
24 29 (5.88%) Line Management

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 26 (5.27%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.83%) Confluence
3 8 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.81%) MQSeries
5 3 (0.61%) Drupal
5 3 (0.61%) IIS
6 2 (0.41%) Apache
6 2 (0.41%) CMS
6 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.41%) JBoss
6 2 (0.41%) Moodle
6 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.20%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (6.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (4.06%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (2.64%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (1.42%) SAP Hybris
5 6 (1.22%) Siebel CRM
6 3 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.20%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.20%) Magento
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.46%) Office 365
2 21 (4.26%) SaaS
3 11 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.41%) Apigee
7 2 (0.41%) FinancialForce
7 2 (0.41%) PaaS
8 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.20%) Datadog
8 1 (0.20%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.20%) G Suite
8 1 (0.20%) GitHub
8 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.20%) Trello
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.62%) Internet
2 4 (0.81%) SMS
3 2 (0.41%) DHCP
3 2 (0.41%) DNS
3 2 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (0.41%) HTTP
3 2 (0.41%) LAN
3 2 (0.41%) NetScaler
3 2 (0.41%) Network Security
3 2 (0.41%) SSL
3 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.41%) WAN
4 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.20%) FTP
4 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.42%) EDMS
4 6 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (1.01%) Electronic Patient Records
5 5 (1.01%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.01%) MySQL
5 5 (1.01%) QlikView
6 4 (0.81%) Big Data
6 4 (0.81%) Essbase
6 4 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.61%) Power BI
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.20%) GIS
9 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.20%) Redis
9 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 22 (4.46%) JIRA
2 10 (2.03%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.42%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (1.01%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.81%) Maven
5 4 (0.81%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.41%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.20%) Airbrake
7 1 (0.20%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.20%) Capybara
7 1 (0.20%) Hudson
7 1 (0.20%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.20%) MSI
7 1 (0.20%) RSpec
7 1 (0.20%) Selenium
7 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 174 (35.29%) Finance
2 45 (9.13%) Retail
3 33 (6.69%) Marketing
4 25 (5.07%) Banking
5 13 (2.64%) Advertising
6 12 (2.43%) Legal
6 12 (2.43%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.03%) Back Office
7 10 (2.03%) Games
8 7 (1.42%) Billing
8 7 (1.42%) Private Banking
9 5 (1.01%) Electronics
9 5 (1.01%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.01%) Law
10 4 (0.81%) Front Office
10 4 (0.81%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.61%) Publishing
12 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (10.95%) .NET
2 12 (2.43%) Middleware
3 11 (2.23%) CSS
3 11 (2.23%) Web Services
4 8 (1.62%) AngularJS
4 8 (1.62%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.62%) HTML
4 8 (1.62%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (1.62%) XML
5 7 (1.42%) WPF
6 5 (1.01%) REST
6 5 (1.01%) SOAP
7 4 (0.81%) Node.js
7 4 (0.81%) SGML
8 3 (0.61%) EDI
8 3 (0.61%) React
9 2 (0.41%) jQuery
9 2 (0.41%) RESTful
9 2 (0.41%) Spring
9 2 (0.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.36%) Mobile App
2 39 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.67%) User Experience
4 21 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (4.06%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.23%) NHS
6 11 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.62%) Fintech
8 7 (1.42%) FMCG
8 7 (1.42%) iPad
9 6 (1.22%) Minimum Viable Product
9 6 (1.22%) PMI
9 6 (1.22%) Social Network
10 5 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.81%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.81%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.61%) Derivative
12 3 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.61%) Online Games
12 3 (0.61%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.92%) Windows
2 29 (5.88%) Android
3 23 (4.67%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.83%) Linux
4 9 (1.83%) Unix
5 6 (1.22%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.22%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.61%) CentOS
6 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.61%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.20%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (22.11%) Project Management
3 96 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 89 (18.05%) ITIL
5 72 (14.60%) PRINCE2
6 70 (14.20%) Service Delivery
7 68 (13.79%) CRM
8 56 (11.36%) Change Management
9 53 (10.75%) SDLC
10 47 (9.53%) Problem-Solving
11 36 (7.30%) ERP
11 36 (7.30%) Problem Management
12 32 (6.49%) Product Management
13 29 (5.88%) Line Management
13 29 (5.88%) Service Management
14 27 (5.48%) Scrum
15 26 (5.27%) Waterfall
16 23 (4.67%) Performance Management
16 23 (4.67%) Process Improvement
16 23 (4.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (9.74%) SQL
2 34 (6.90%) C#
3 27 (5.48%) Java
4 19 (3.85%) C
4 19 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 16 (3.25%) C++
6 14 (2.84%) Python
7 7 (1.42%) ABAP
8 6 (1.22%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.22%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.22%) VB
9 5 (1.01%) PHP
10 4 (0.81%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.41%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.41%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.41%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.41%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.41%) Perl
12 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (5.27%) Degree
2 18 (3.65%) PMI Certification
3 17 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (3.04%) CISSP
4 15 (3.04%) PMP
5 12 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.01%) MCSE
8 5 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.61%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.41%) CISA
10 2 (0.41%) CISM
10 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.68%) SLA
2 12 (2.43%) QA
3 9 (1.83%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.42%) PMO
5 6 (1.22%) GDPR
5 6 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.61%) COBIT
7 2 (0.41%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.20%) GCP
8 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (1.01%) XenApp
2 4 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.20%) Docker
4 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.81%) SCCM
2 3 (0.61%) Ansible
2 3 (0.61%) Xymon
2 3 (0.61%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.20%) Control-M
3 1 (0.20%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.20%) logstash
3 1 (0.20%) Nagios
3 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.20%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 65 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 56 (11.36%) Oracle
3 42 (8.52%) SAP
4 17 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (2.64%) VMware
6 12 (2.43%) Citrix
6 12 (2.43%) IBM
7 7 (1.42%) hybris
8 6 (1.22%) Apple
8 6 (1.22%) Ivanti
8 6 (1.22%) Siebel
9 5 (1.01%) MEDITECH
9 5 (1.01%) Tableau
10 4 (0.81%) Ariba
11 3 (0.61%) Cisco
11 3 (0.61%) Google
11 3 (0.61%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.61%) Remedy
11 3 (0.61%) Reuters
11 3 (0.61%) Sybase