The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Specialist
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 58 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 10 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.50% - 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 9
Median salary £52,500 - £45,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 790 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.49% 96.11% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 560 715 751
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Applications Specialist in the job title.

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Bedfordshire region.

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Dunstable - 5 £52,500 -
Luton - 2 £32,500 - 1
Applications Specialist
East of England

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Applications Specialist 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
4 10 (52.63%) Software Delivery
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
5 8 (42.11%) Supplier Management
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle
5 8 (42.11%) SLA
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (36.84%) Spring
6 7 (36.84%) JSF
6 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
6 7 (36.84%) Java
6 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
6 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
6 7 (36.84%) JSP
6 7 (36.84%) Struts
6 7 (36.84%) XML
6 7 (36.84%) XSL
6 7 (36.84%) XSLT
6 7 (36.84%) ITIL
6 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
6 7 (36.84%) High Availability
6 7 (36.84%) Banking
6 7 (36.84%) BEA
6 7 (36.84%) Java EE
6 7 (36.84%) Degree

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) Gentran
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Gradle
1 5 (26.32%) Maven
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
1 7 (36.84%) Java EE
1 7 (36.84%) JSF
1 7 (36.84%) JSP
1 7 (36.84%) Spring
1 7 (36.84%) Struts
1 7 (36.84%) XML
1 7 (36.84%) XSL
1 7 (36.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Life Science
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Software Delivery
2 8 (42.11%) Supplier Management
3 7 (36.84%) High Availability
3 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
3 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
3 7 (36.84%) Technical Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (26.32%) Functional Programming
6 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
7 3 (15.79%) SDLC
8 2 (10.53%) IT Governance
9 1 (5.26%) ERP
9 1 (5.26%) Line Management
9 1 (5.26%) Ticket Management
9 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
3 6 (31.58%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) BEA
3 1 (5.26%) IFS
3 1 (5.26%) Kofax
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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