The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Specialist
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 130 120
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.093% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.097% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £37,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.44%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1708 2071 1731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.66% 95.97% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1690 1535
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Birmingham

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Birmingham region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase
1 1 (33.33%) VMware