The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Belfast region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 21 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.94% 1.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Applications Specialist
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast 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
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99 143 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 96.12% 97.95% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74 69 87
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Belfast

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Belfast region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Maximo
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle