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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 69 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
+32 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 10 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.23% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.29% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Median salary £38,750 £55,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.54% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +9.09%
Applications Specialist
East of England

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
778 1048 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.34% 97.49% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 689 915 984
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 2016.

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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton - 6 £29,250 - 1
Applications Specialist
East of England

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 16 (84.21%) Finance
3 13 (68.42%) Oracle
3 13 (68.42%) SLA
4 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (57.89%) Java
4 11 (57.89%) PL/SQL
4 11 (57.89%) JSP
4 11 (57.89%) Struts
4 11 (57.89%) XML
4 11 (57.89%) XSL
4 11 (57.89%) XSLT
4 11 (57.89%) ITIL
4 11 (57.89%) Hibernate
4 11 (57.89%) Spring
4 11 (57.89%) JSF
4 11 (57.89%) Java EE
4 11 (57.89%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database
4 11 (57.89%) Technical Analysis
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (52.63%) High Availability
5 10 (52.63%) Banking
5 10 (52.63%) WebLogic
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (52.63%) BEA
6 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 10 (52.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) Gentran
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Hibernate
1 11 (57.89%) Java EE
1 11 (57.89%) JSF
1 11 (57.89%) JSP
1 11 (57.89%) Spring
1 11 (57.89%) Struts
1 11 (57.89%) XML
1 11 (57.89%) XSL
1 11 (57.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
1 11 (57.89%) Technical Analysis
2 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (52.63%) High Availability
2 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
4 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
5 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.53%) Line Management
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) BEA
3 1 (5.26%) Kofax
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
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