Application Services

Application Services leads on the implementation and development of new and step-change software applications and manages live applications.

Application Services focuses on two broad priorities of Software Development and Application Management.

Software Development consists of the following teams:

  • Integration and Systems Development
  • Web and Digital Development
  • Business Intelligence Development

Application Management consists of the following teams:

  • Application Operations
  • Business Analysis 
  • Quality Assurance 

Application Services manages software that delivers corporate business systems such as finance, HR, library, student administration, and learning and teaching systems - as well as digital services such as website, intranet, mobile and portal platforms. These are used by students, staff and online visitors.


pearson-100Head of Application Services
Bruce Pearson
Tel: 0121 414 5875

Chris BoshellHead of Software Development 
Chris Boshell
Tel: 0121 414 5874

Head of Application Management


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