Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Development Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1131 1130 1110
Rank change year-on-year -1 -20 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Development Manager 38 63 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.036% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.037% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 33 54 141
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £41,200 £46,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £92,250 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -10.57% -5.38%

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 163,706 170,309 190,908
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.16% 96.08% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131,888 137,543 160,592
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 £81,250 £78,000 £77,500
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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Development Manager in the UK

Applications Development Manager
Top 11 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 18 August 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 +19 38 £60,000 +9.09% 10
UK excluding London +10 25 £57,500 +4.55% 9
London +38 13 £80,000 +6.67% 1
North of England +13 8 £47,125 -14.32% 3
South East -9 8 £55,000 -11.29%
Yorkshire +28 7 £47,000 -14.55% 2
Midlands +14 7 £70,000 +47.37% 4
East Midlands - 7 £70,000 - 2
North West +9 1 £55,000 +37.50% 1
South West +6 1 £65,000 +18.18% 1
East of England +1 1 £77,500 +34.78% 1

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 17 (44.74%) .NET
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Finance
3 10 (26.32%) C#
4 8 (21.05%) Process Management
5 7 (18.42%) MVVM
5 7 (18.42%) WPF
5 7 (18.42%) Product Management
5 7 (18.42%) User Experience
5 7 (18.42%) Project Management
5 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 6 (15.79%) Web Application Development
7 5 (13.16%) Marketing
7 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.16%) Degree
7 5 (13.16%) SDLC
7 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.16%) Python
8 4 (10.53%) ERP
8 4 (10.53%) Change Management
8 4 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (10.53%) DevOps
8 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
8 4 (10.53%) Retail
9 3 (7.89%) Strategic Thinking
9 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
9 3 (7.89%) CRM

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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
1 2 (5.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) GIS
1 2 (5.26%) QGIS
2 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.26%) Back Office
5 2 (5.26%) Billing
5 2 (5.26%) Law
5 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) Publishing
6 1 (2.63%) Electronics
6 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) WPF
3 3 (7.89%) CSS
4 2 (5.26%) HTML
4 2 (5.26%) Node.js
4 2 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.63%) Django
5 1 (2.63%) GStreamer
5 1 (2.63%) React
5 1 (2.63%) REST
5 1 (2.63%) SOAP
5 1 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) User Experience
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) FMCG
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.63%) PMI
4 1 (2.63%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) FreeBSD
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) Process Management
3 7 (18.42%) MVVM
3 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
3 7 (18.42%) Product Management
3 7 (18.42%) Project Management
4 6 (15.79%) Scrum
4 6 (15.79%) Web Application Development
5 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.16%) SDLC
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps
6 4 (10.53%) ERP
7 3 (7.89%) CRM
7 3 (7.89%) Strategic Thinking
8 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (13.16%) Python
3 3 (7.89%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) Magik
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) SAP
2 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.26%) Xero
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Sun
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau