Applause IT

This month love is in the air, but if you’re not loving your job it could be a sign to make the change! With over 130 jobs live on our website, we’re sure you’ll find the one this February.

At Applause IT, we work with some of the biggest brands and companies the UK has to offer. With that being said, it’s been a great month for us, and we are excited to see that web development remains our biggest recruiting area. So, if you’re a developer wondering what your next step will be, don’t wait, get in touch with us today!

Interestingly, Indeed’s industry trends show that the title Software Engineer has the most clicks with Web Developer also featuring among the top search terms. With this in mind, we’ve decided to showcase some of our most impressive vacancies in this handy guide. These are core areas of recruitment for us, so here is an example of the roles we’re hiring for.

tester-icon     Software Testing – Midlands – Multiple locations – Stafford,

     Birmingham, Rugby.



    Java Developers – Sheffield / Leeds / Manchester



    PHP, Front End & JavaScript Developers – Birmingham



   Software Engineers – Sheffield – CAD / CAM Software House.



Sales Director – Birmingham




Here’s a few roles we’re currently hiring for. For a more detailed description, head to our website or click the links below!

Test Analyst (Junior)

  • £20,000 – £24,000
  • Midlands – Stafford, Birmingham, Rugby.

Required Experience:

  • Excellent understanding of Software Quality Assurance – Functional and Non-Functional.
  • Experience writing Test Cases and Test Scenarios for complex software applications.
  • Ability to execute Test Cases / Scenarios and report and review testing results.
  • An in depth knowledge of industry standard defect management tools. – E.g. QualityCenter, Remedy, Jira, YouTrack etc.alex-pitts
  • An understanding of technologies such as SQL, HTML, JavaScript, CSS and .NET.
  • ISEB or ISTQB Certification.

If you think that this role would suit you then please contact Alex on 0121 285 3915 or email

Java Developer

  • £35,000 – £45,000
  • Sheffield, Leeds.

Required Experience:

  • Ideally you’ll be from an Oracle background with web and EE experience. Desirable, though not deal breakers.
  • Good OO programming skills with an excellent understanding of MVC principles.ryan-green
  • Exposure to full-stack or web programming with JS frameworks
  • Knowledge of unit testing/TDD is a bonus.

Please contact for more details on this role! 

PHP Developer

  • £40,000- £45,000
  • PHP Front End and JavaScript Developers
  • Birmingham City Centre.

Required Experience:

  • Solid experience with OO PHP.
  • Knowledge of MVC design and experience with relevant frameworks.
  • Good experience with the whole LAMP stack – strong with MySQL.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Deployment – Jenkins, Octopus Deploy.
  • Good understanding of Version Control – GIT.
  • Quality Front End Web Development experience – HTML, CSS, JavaScript.
  • alex-pittsExposure to or interest in JavaScript – MEAN stack (Angular, Express, Node).
  • Knowledge of Unit Testing.

If you think that this role would suit you then please contact Alex on 0121 285 3915 or email

Software Engineer

  • £35,000 – £45,000 + benefits
  • Software Engineer – 3D Mathematics / Physics, CAD, CAM, C++, C#
  • Sheffield, South Yorkshire (Candidates needing to relocate are welcome)

Required Experience:

  • Full life-cycle experienced  3D software engineer ideally with C++/Windows platform experience.
  • Exposure to C#.Net, Windows Forms, WPF, MFC or Qt GUI development of interest.
  • Strong grasp of mathematics and 3D geometry applied to 3D based engineering applications.tim-morris
  • A strong academic background including a good degree and/or post graduate qualification in maths, pure maths, applied mathematics, physics, computing, science or engineering.

Please send CV initially and call Tim Morris on 0121 285 3911 for more details on this role!

Sales Director (Knowledge of SaaS and EDI / Supply Chain)

  • £75,000 – £90.000 + Commission + Benefits
  • Birmingham.

Required Experience:

  • Fantastic understanding of supply chain solutions, EDI, Software
  • IT Sales with experience selling cloud-based solutions
  • Strong business process understanding with a particular knowledge of the financial environment and financial transactions
  • Strong technical understanding to be able to solution sell or have had previous solution selling backgroundedward-tunnicliffe
  • Top-line sales management and achievement across a region particularly with a start-up background

Please send CV now to and call Edward Tunnicliffe on 0121 285 3922 for more details on this role!

Our top jobs by location:


Java Developers – Manchester


Java Developers – Leeds


C# Developers – Midlands and North West


PHP Developers – West Midlands


Sales Professionals – UK Wide


IT Professional Services – Midlands / North West


Software Development and BI – London


More information regarding these jobs is available on their respective job listing as linked in the title. For any queries or questions, please direct them at the
consultant as highlighted.

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