The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 258 302 321
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 8 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 26
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +6.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £60,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,400 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
Applications Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6735 10104 11869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6074 8571 10011
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 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 City of London region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (33.33%) Bloomberg
4 4 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (25.00%) Equities
5 3 (25.00%) Retail
5 3 (25.00%) OWASP
5 3 (25.00%) Eurex
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Secure Coding
5 3 (25.00%) Fintech
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) Murex
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) Derivative
6 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 2 (16.67%) Summit
7 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) SCCM
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Tradeweb
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) ION Trading

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) AdminStudio
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (8.33%) Front Office
4 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (25.00%) Equities
3 3 (25.00%) Eurex
3 3 (25.00%) Fintech
4 2 (16.67%) Derivative
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (25.00%) OWASP
1 3 (25.00%) SDLC
1 3 (25.00%) Secure Coding
1 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Application Discovery
3 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Bloomberg
2 3 (25.00%) Murex
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) ION Trading
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Tradeweb
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £69000 per annum + Strong benefits package + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago