The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 196 205 191
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 21 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.16% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 12
Average salary £51,000 £66,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.01% +20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £56,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,792 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.13% +8.57%
Applications Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5270 5142 5161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.06% 95.28% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4397 4264 4397
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +4 7 £50,000 -31.03%
Coventry - 2 £53,750 -
West Bromwich - 2 £47,500 -
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 13 (34.21%) Problem Management
2 11 (28.95%) SLA
3 10 (26.32%) Service Management
3 10 (26.32%) Project Management
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) Finance
4 9 (23.68%) ITIL
5 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 8 (21.05%) Coaching
6 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.79%) Internet
7 6 (15.79%) Remedy
7 6 (15.79%) Line Management
8 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) Document Management
8 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
8 5 (13.16%) Scrum
8 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
9 4 (10.53%) HP
9 4 (10.53%) BMC
9 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.53%) Military
9 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
9 4 (10.53%) WorkSite
9 4 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (7.89%) MS Excel

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) WorkSite
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) OpenEdge
3 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.63%) Agresso
2 1 (2.63%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.63%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) Selenium
1 1 (2.63%) TestComplete
1 1 (2.63%) AccuRev
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Military
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
1 2 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
2 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.63%) Equities
2 1 (2.63%) Derivative
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Problem Management
2 10 (26.32%) Project Management
2 10 (26.32%) Service Management
3 9 (23.68%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Coaching
4 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 6 (15.79%) Line Management
6 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.16%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (13.16%) Document Management
6 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
7 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
8 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.26%) OO
9 2 (5.26%) CRM
10 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C#
1 1 (2.63%) Java
1 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Remedy
3 4 (10.53%) HP
3 4 (10.53%) BMC
4 2 (5.26%) LANDesk
4 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Sage