The median annual salary for a Applications Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 189 220 192
Rank change year-on-year +31 -28  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 20 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.36% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 21
Median salary £52,500 £39,220 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.86% -50.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £35,732 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year - -3.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4501 5856 4848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.35% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3711 4766 4137
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Applications Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Applications Manager in the West Midlands

Applications Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Manager in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Manager 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +22 8 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Warwickshire +32 3 £50,000 +96.07%
Coventry +16 3 £56,250 +7.14%
Staffordshire +11 2 £60,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £54,000 -
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Applications Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
4 6 (20.69%) XML
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (17.24%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps
6 4 (13.79%) ServiceNow
6 4 (13.79%) SaaS
6 4 (13.79%) Line Management
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
6 4 (13.79%) WFM
6 4 (13.79%) ITSM
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) Games
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) Content Management
7 3 (10.34%) SAP
7 3 (10.34%) .NET
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) Behavioural Change
8 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.90%) Functional Programming
8 2 (6.90%) Riak
8 2 (6.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.90%) Adobe

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP HR
2 1 (3.45%) Maximo
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.90%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.34%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) NHS
1 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (17.24%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps
6 4 (13.79%) ITSM
6 4 (13.79%) Line Management
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) WFM
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) Content Management
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) Behavioural Change
8 2 (6.90%) Functional Programming
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
8 2 (6.90%) Release Management
8 2 (6.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) COBIT
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) ServiceNow
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Ariba
4 1 (3.45%) Guidewire
4 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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