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 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 123 118
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £29,500
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 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
1855 1818 1779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.32% 96.65% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1410 1528 1613
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 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 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 Birmingham region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Retail Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Perl

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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
1 2 (40.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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