Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Application Manager
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 298 310 248
Rank change year-on-year +12 -62 +59
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 28 33 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.29% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.30% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 69
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +1.85% -28.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,750 £43,300
90th Percentile £57,500 £76,375 £86,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9716 11097 10597
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.18% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7999 8802 8814
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Applications Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +11 15 £45,000 -26.53% 1
Warwickshire +5 10 £53,750 -12.24%
Coventry +10 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 11 (39.29%) Project Management
2 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) Finance
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 5 (17.86%) SLA
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.29%) CRM
5 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 4 (14.29%) .NET
5 4 (14.29%) Local Government
5 4 (14.29%) Case Management
6 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (10.71%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 3 (10.71%) REST
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.71%) Change Control
6 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
6 3 (10.71%) Android
6 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
6 3 (10.71%) QA

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Extranet
2 1 (3.57%) 4G
2 1 (3.57%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Android Studio
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Local Government
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) REST
2 3 (10.71%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Project Management
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) Case Management
5 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Change Control
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
6 3 (10.71%) Validation
6 3 (10.71%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 3 (10.71%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) C
4 2 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) BMC
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle