Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Development Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1151 1094 1126
Rank change year-on-year -57 +32 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Development Manager 26 67 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.039% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.041% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 22 60 153
UK median annual salary £55,000 £62,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.29% +3.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £36,250 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £91,000 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 165,738 164,565 194,156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.47% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134,928 136,254 163,031
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Development Manager in the UK

Applications Development Manager
Top 10 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 20 May 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 -32 24 £60,000 -3.23% 8
UK excluding London -39 13 £55,000 - 7
London -20 11 £76,250 -1.61% 2
North of England -10 7 £55,000 - 1
North West -8 6 £48,750 -27.78%
South East -7 4 £70,000 +12.90% 2
Yorkshire +14 1 £70,000 +27.27% 1
West Midlands +10 1 £67,500 +38.46%
Midlands 0 1 £67,500 +38.46% 2
South West -10 1 £65,000 +23.81% 1

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

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 6 (23.08%) Process Management
5 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) Marketing
6 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
6 4 (15.38%) REST
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (15.38%) SOAP
6 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 4 (15.38%) Linux
6 4 (15.38%) PHP
6 4 (15.38%) .NET
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
7 3 (11.54%) Strategic Thinking
7 3 (11.54%) Decision-Making
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle
7 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
7 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.54%) CSS
7 3 (11.54%) JSP
7 3 (11.54%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) Windows
7 3 (11.54%) Python

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 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.85%) Basecamp
2 1 (3.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) GIS
1 1 (3.85%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
1 3 (11.54%) Maven
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Publishing
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
1 4 (15.38%) REST
1 4 (15.38%) SOAP
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 3 (11.54%) JSP
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) BBC
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) FreeBSD
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 6 (23.08%) Process Management
5 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
7 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) Decision-Making
7 3 (11.54%) DevOps
7 3 (11.54%) ERP
7 3 (11.54%) ETL
7 3 (11.54%) Strategic Thinking
7 3 (11.54%) System Testing
8 2 (7.69%) CRM
8 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) PHP
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) Apple Swift
4 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.85%) Magik
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Informatica
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.85%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Sun
2 1 (3.85%) Xero