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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 211 201 180
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 18 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.28% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.29% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 16
Average salary £51,250 £72,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.31% +18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £47,980 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £84,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -7.82%
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
5468 4892 4144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.05% 96.68% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 4250 3413
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Applications Manager Salary Histogram 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 10 February 2016. 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
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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
Coventry -5 4 £52,500 +5.68%
Birmingham -9 4 £56,500 -29.37%
Worcestershire - 4 £39,110 -
Staffordshire -1 1 £60,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £25,500 -
Solihull - 1 £50,000 -
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (38.98%) Retail
2 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) QA
2 13 (22.03%) Waterfall
3 12 (20.34%) Project Management
4 8 (13.56%) SAP
4 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.86%) .NET
5 7 (11.86%) CRM
6 6 (10.17%) ITIL
6 6 (10.17%) Line Management
7 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
7 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
7 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
7 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
8 4 (6.78%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.78%) Billing
8 4 (6.78%) Logistics
8 4 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (6.78%) SLA
8 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (6.78%) OO
8 4 (6.78%) RAD
8 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
8 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.08%) DevOps
9 3 (5.08%) C#
9 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.39%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP CO
1 3 (5.08%) SAP FI
1 3 (5.08%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.39%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.39%) GIS
2 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.39%) SAP BI
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) Hudson
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (38.98%) Retail
2 13 (22.03%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Billing
4 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.39%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) Waterfall
3 12 (20.34%) Project Management
4 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.86%) CRM
6 6 (10.17%) ITIL
6 6 (10.17%) Line Management
7 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.78%) Logistics
8 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.78%) OO
8 4 (6.78%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.78%) RAD
9 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.08%) DevOps
9 3 (5.08%) Scrum
9 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (3.39%) Change Management
10 2 (3.39%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) C#
2 2 (3.39%) Java
2 2 (3.39%) SQL
3 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) QA
2 4 (6.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) SAP
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.39%) Fujitsu
4 2 (3.39%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) Siebel