The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 167 161 178
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 9 35 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.87% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.90% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 6
Average salary £72,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -7.82%
Applications Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3129 3877 3610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.31% 96.47% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2594 3320 3140
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Applications Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Applications Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Applications Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (41.38%) SAP
2 10 (34.48%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) ERP
3 8 (27.59%) Project Management
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
4 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
5 6 (20.69%) Change Management
5 6 (20.69%) ITSM
5 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle
5 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (20.69%) Service Management
5 6 (20.69%) Degree
5 6 (20.69%) SAP ERP
5 6 (20.69%) FMCG
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
5 6 (20.69%) Performance Improvement
5 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
6 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
6 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.24%) Defect Management
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.24%) QA
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Security Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) SAP ERP
2 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.90%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (3.45%) Banking
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Legal
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) FMCG
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.34%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ERP
1 10 (34.48%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
3 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
4 6 (20.69%) ITSM
4 6 (20.69%) Performance Improvement
4 6 (20.69%) Service Management
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.24%) Defect Management
5 5 (17.24%) Integration Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Security Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
5 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
5 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
1 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) SAP
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle
4 5 (17.24%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Teradata