Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Development Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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

Application Development Manager
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1149 1116 1175
Rank change year-on-year -33 +59 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Development Manager 35 63 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.036% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.038% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 33 55 118
UK median annual salary £60,000 £63,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +9.57% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -17.39% +9.52% -4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 168,954 167,321 203,747
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.47% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 138,376 139,001 170,390
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Applications Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Development Manager in the UK

Applications Development Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Applications Development Manager in the UK

Applications Development Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Development Manager over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Development Manager in the UK

Applications Development Manager
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Development Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 19 February 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
England -30 33 £60,000 -4.76% 3
London -9 21 £87,500 +12.90%
UK excluding London -22 12 £47,500 -17.39% 4
North of England -4 8 £37,500 -44.44%
North West -6 7 £32,500 -51.85%
Midlands +9 2 £60,000 -20.00%
South East +6 2 - -
West Midlands -2 2 £60,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire +22 1 £70,000 -

Applications Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Applications Development 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 featuring Applications Development Manager in the job title.

1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Scrum
3 12 (34.29%) Java
3 12 (34.29%) PHP
3 12 (34.29%) .NET
4 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (31.43%) Finance
4 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
4 11 (31.43%) DevOps
5 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (25.71%) Performance Management
6 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
6 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
7 8 (22.86%) Microservices
7 8 (22.86%) MSBuild
7 8 (22.86%) RedGate
7 8 (22.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (22.86%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (22.86%) C++
7 8 (22.86%) Online Banking
7 8 (22.86%) Banking
7 8 (22.86%) TeamCity
7 8 (22.86%) Open Source
7 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
8 7 (20.00%) Degree
8 7 (20.00%) Project Management
9 6 (17.14%) ITIL
10 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 5 (14.29%) Windows

Applications Development Manager 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 2 (5.71%) IIS
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.71%) G Suite
2 2 (5.71%) GitHub
2 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.86%) Basecamp
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MSBuild
1 8 (22.86%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (22.86%) TeamCity
2 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.57%) Maven
2 3 (8.57%) Subversion
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Legal
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.57%) Law
5 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) JSP
3 3 (8.57%) REST
3 3 (8.57%) SOAP
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) CSS3
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 2 (5.71%) HTML5
4 2 (5.71%) jQuery
4 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.71%) Zurb Foundation
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Greenfield Project
1 8 (22.86%) Online Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) EPoS
4 1 (2.86%) BBC
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
1 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Android
3 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Scrum
3 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
3 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (31.43%) DevOps
4 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
4 9 (25.71%) Performance Management
4 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
5 8 (22.86%) Microservices
5 8 (22.86%) Open Source
6 7 (20.00%) Project Management
7 6 (17.14%) ITIL
8 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
10 3 (8.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 3 (8.57%) Migration
10 3 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
10 3 (8.57%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Java
1 12 (34.29%) PHP
2 8 (22.86%) C++
2 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
3 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) C#
5 3 (8.57%) SQL
6 2 (5.71%) Apple Swift
6 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PMP
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) PMO
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) RedGate
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) Informatica
5 2 (5.71%) Google