The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Manager
Rank 202 192 186
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 8 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.43% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.45% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 4
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £75,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5104 5278 4626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.85% 94.79% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4273 4434 4018
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Manager
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 -3 4 £75,000 -
Coventry +1 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Solihull - 1 £52,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (52.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 13 (52.00%) Retail
2 11 (44.00%) SAP
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) Back Office
4 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (28.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) German Language
6 4 (16.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 4 (16.00%) Requirements Management
6 4 (16.00%) Marketing
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 4 (16.00%) EPoS
7 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (12.00%) SAP SD
7 3 (12.00%) SAP PP
7 3 (12.00%) Logistics
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
8 2 (8.00%) NetWeaver
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) COBOL
8 2 (8.00%) ABAP
8 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
9 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.00%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (8.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP SD
1 3 (12.00%) SAP PP
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Retail
2 1 (4.00%) SAP SCM
2 1 (4.00%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
General
1 13 (52.00%) Retail
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Back Office
4 6 (24.00%) German Language
5 4 (16.00%) Marketing
6 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 4 (16.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (12.00%) Logistics
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.00%) ERP
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
7 1 (4.00%) Service Management
7 1 (4.00%) Release Management
7 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) COBOL
2 2 (8.00%) ABAP
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle