IT Recruitment


The IT marketplace is one of the most buoyant and fast-moving of them all. With new technologies being developed each week, the IT industry needs a professional  IT recruitment agency that can keep up!

Manchester is one of the main UK cities and is experiencing some fantastic economic growth– especially within the IT, digital and technology sectors.

Applause IT are fortunate enough to have worked in Manchester and the North West for the last 15 years and we are committed to helping Manchester based businesses to capitalise on the economic growth of the region by connecting employers with their future IT employees. 

We Help Businesses of All Shapes and Sizes

Over the last 5 years there has been massive change in Manchester, both in the Digital and Technology sectors but also in the businesses that support this growth. The Northern Quarter is quickly becoming one of the most popular areas of the city and having experienced a period of huge renovation and investment is now the home to some of the city’s best independent bars, restaurants and shops! Media City, home to the BBC, is another fantastic facility and over the last 7 years has become a leading international hub for the Digital and Technology Sectors.

Applause IT help recruit high calibre employees for a huge range of businesses across Manchester, from start-up ventures to established software houses and UK household names. We understand that with each business comes a new set of challenges and problems for our experienced IT recruitment consultants to solve with their specialist expertise in the IT and Digital sector.

Our Manchester Team

We have a dedicated team of professional IT recruitment consultants and resource consultants who cover the whole of the North West. All of whom have built recruitment partnerships with a variety of businesses in Manchester and the surrounding towns.

These include digital and creative agencies, software houses, gaming companies, leading brands and eCommerce retailers, logistics and supply chain companies, managed services providers, telecoms providers and more!

Our Manchester recruitment team have helped our clients to find a huge range of IT professionals, from; software, mobile, web and games developers to web and digital designers, from IT Support engineers and software testers through to project managers, business analysts, marketing professionals and Heads of…

Personal, Proactive, Proven – Our Process

Picking a recruitment partner is tough, we know this. We believe IT recruitment agencies should be an extension of your business; be able to promote your organisation and sell your career opportunity as well as you can. That's why at Applause IT we advocate a single point of contact approach.

So whether you're looking to recruit permanent talent or contract/interim support, you'll only ever work with one consultant. Through this approach, we're able to develop a long term recruitment partnership with you and gain a deeper understanding of your business needs.

Recruitment can be time-consuming, costly and drag you away from your key duties. We’re here to stop that from happening.

We Do It All, All Over Manchester

Manchester is home to some great universities that produce excellent graduates – University of Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University, The Manchester College and The University of Salford– and we help these talented graduates find their first jobs in IT with fantastic local businesses.  With Manchester growing as quickly as it is graduates are also moving to the area for employment and the range of opportunities on offer, no surprises here!

We also help companies find more experienced, high calibre IT candidates for businesses looking to hire at a higher level. The expertise within our business and our commitment to understanding our clients’ individual business needs mean only the most suitable IT candidates are shared with our clients.

Above and Beyond – It’s What Every Client Deserves

Unlike many other IT recruitment companies, for us, the recruitment process doesn't’t end once you have hired your ideal IT professional. We continue to work with you to ensure the candidate has a smooth employment transition and settles in well to your business.

We are always there to answer questions you may have and give our expert advice about IT recruitment strategy and the employment market in Manchester.

So if you are unsure about what you need, then just ask, call our Manchester IT recruitment team!