The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 121 121 110
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 9 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 0.20% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.21% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
Average salary £48,750 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £71,500 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £76,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+0.87% +8.57%
Applications Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1892 1897 1919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.43% 94.24% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1637 1697
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Applications Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Manager in their job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) SLA
3 5 (31.25%) Internet
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
3 5 (31.25%) Document Management
3 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Coaching
4 4 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 4 (25.00%) WorkSite
4 4 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 2 (12.50%) UNIX
6 2 (12.50%) Agresso

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) WorkSite
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (12.50%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
1 1 (6.25%) Redis
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Memcached
2 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.25%) Equities
2 1 (6.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Document Management
3 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 4 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
7 1 (6.25%) OOP
7 1 (6.25%) OO
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Sage
3 2 (12.50%) Remedy
3 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
3 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) SAP