The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Specialist
Rank 282 315 307
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 25 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 17
Average salary £75,000 £61,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +23.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,447 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.88% +6.25%
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
9768 11643 11166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 92.49% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 9804 9765
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 24 April 2015.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Applications 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 27 (84.38%) Java
1 27 (84.38%) Banking
2 24 (75.00%) Finance
3 15 (46.88%) Retail
3 15 (46.88%) Spring
4 11 (34.38%) UNIX
5 10 (31.25%) Web Services
5 10 (31.25%) Maven
5 10 (31.25%) Reference Data
5 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
5 10 (31.25%) Eclipse
5 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 10 (31.25%) Waterfall
5 10 (31.25%) Software Delivery
6 8 (25.00%) SQL
7 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.75%) WebLogic
8 6 (18.75%) .NET
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle
8 6 (18.75%) C#
8 6 (18.75%) Linux
8 6 (18.75%) WebSphere
8 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
9 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (15.63%) OWASP
9 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security
9 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
9 5 (15.63%) Korn
9 5 (15.63%) Captiva

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Applications 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.75%) WebLogic
1 6 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 5 (15.63%) FileNet
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (15.63%) Captiva
3 1 (3.13%) WorkSite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) IDOL
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Eclipse
1 10 (31.25%) Maven
1 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (84.38%) Banking
2 24 (75.00%) Finance
3 15 (46.88%) Retail
4 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Law
5 2 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) Spring
2 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
2 10 (31.25%) Web Services
3 6 (18.75%) .NET
4 5 (15.63%) JRules
4 5 (15.63%) Struts
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.13%) COM
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.13%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) UNIX
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Waterfall
1 10 (31.25%) Software Delivery
2 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security
2 5 (15.63%) Security Testing
2 5 (15.63%) OWASP
2 5 (15.63%) Workflow
2 5 (15.63%) Information Security
3 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
3 1 (3.13%) Document Management
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL
3 1 (3.13%) CRM
3 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.13%) Service Management
3 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
3 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (3.13%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Java
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) C#
4 5 (15.63%) C++
4 5 (15.63%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) Korn
4 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
4 5 (15.63%) C
5 1 (3.13%) VB6
5 1 (3.13%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) COBIT
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) BT
4 1 (3.13%) WorldPay
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