Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Application Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 238 224
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14 -65
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 65 42 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.82% 0.56% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.58% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 37
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +21.21% +1.54%
10th Percentile £25,925 £25,925 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,700 £47,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -0.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7737 7270 7214
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.47% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6433 6251 5998
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,801
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Manchester

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Manchester

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in Manchester

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Salford -4 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Cheadle - 2 £20,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £30,000 -
Bury - 1 £35,000 -
Applications Developer
North West

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Manchester region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 43 (66.15%) JavaScript
1 43 (66.15%) .NET
2 40 (61.54%) C#
3 38 (58.46%) SQL
4 35 (53.85%) CSS
4 35 (53.85%) AngularJS
5 32 (49.23%) SQL Server
6 27 (41.54%) HTML
7 26 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 26 (40.00%) jQuery
8 24 (36.92%) MVC
9 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET
9 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (30.77%) React
11 19 (29.23%) Finance
12 18 (27.69%) HTML5
13 17 (26.15%) Microservices
14 16 (24.62%) Web Services
15 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
16 14 (21.54%) iPad
17 13 (20.00%) Node.js
17 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (20.00%) TeamCity
17 13 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 13 (20.00%) TypeScript
17 13 (20.00%) Web Application Development
17 13 (20.00%) Backbone.js
17 13 (20.00%) Problem Management

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (4.62%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
2 2 (3.08%) JBoss
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.54%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.54%) Magento
2 1 (1.54%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (7.69%) Serverless
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.54%) npm
4 1 (1.54%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) WinSCP
2 2 (3.08%) Broadband
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (49.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.15%) Redis
5 2 (3.08%) Big Data
5 2 (3.08%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.08%) CocoaPods
3 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.08%) gulp
4 1 (1.54%) Bower
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.54%) jspm
4 1 (1.54%) webpack
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (66.15%) .NET
2 35 (53.85%) AngularJS
2 35 (53.85%) CSS
3 27 (41.54%) HTML
4 26 (40.00%) jQuery
5 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET
5 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (30.77%) React
7 18 (27.69%) HTML5
8 16 (24.62%) Web Services
9 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (20.00%) Backbone.js
9 13 (20.00%) Node.js
10 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 10 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 8 (12.31%) Entity Framework
11 8 (12.31%) Ninject
11 8 (12.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) iPad
2 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.85%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.69%) Digital Signage
4 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.15%) User Experience
6 2 (3.08%) iPhone
7 1 (1.54%) Animation
7 1 (1.54%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.54%) Photography
7 1 (1.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Android
3 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) CentOS
4 1 (1.54%) Debian
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) MVC
2 17 (26.15%) Microservices
3 13 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 13 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.85%) DevOps
5 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.31%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (12.31%) ETL
6 8 (12.31%) Kanban
6 8 (12.31%) Scrum
7 6 (9.23%) Front End Development
7 6 (9.23%) OOP
7 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.15%) Mathematics
9 4 (6.15%) OO
9 4 (6.15%) Service Management
10 3 (4.62%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) JavaScript
2 40 (61.54%) C#
3 38 (58.46%) SQL
4 13 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 10 (15.38%) PHP
6 5 (7.69%) Java
7 2 (3.08%) Python
7 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.08%) VBA
8 1 (1.54%) C
8 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) MCP
3 1 (1.54%) MCSA
3 1 (1.54%) MCSE
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.00%) SLA
2 11 (16.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Packer
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
1 1 (1.54%) TeamSite
1 1 (1.54%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Zend
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.54%) Apple
4 1 (1.54%) iManage
4 1 (1.54%) SAP