The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Specialist
Rank - 96 80
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 0 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.17% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 14
Average salary - £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -18.75%
Applications Support 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
932 1136 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.48% 96.85% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 828 974 875
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Specialist in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) XSL
1 10 (100.00%) XSLT
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 7 (70.00%) AMQP
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (70.00%) JMS
3 6 (60.00%) SLA
3 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) Groovy
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) JSF
5 3 (30.00%) Java EE
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (30.00%) BEA
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) WebLogic

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) XSL
1 10 (100.00%) XSLT
2 7 (70.00%) JMS
2 7 (70.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
3 3 (30.00%) Struts
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) JSF
3 3 (30.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Groovy
3 4 (40.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) BEA