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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Specialist
London / City of London
Rank 206 250 310
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +60
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 18 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.074% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.077% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 12
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £57,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,500 £64,750
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 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
4815 6488 9789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.42% 95.75% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4406 5789 8418
Median salary £59,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £84,850
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 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 City of London region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 26 (68.42%) Finance
2 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 19 (50.00%) ITIL
4 16 (42.11%) Siebel
4 16 (42.11%) Web Services
4 16 (42.11%) VBScript
4 16 (42.11%) QA
4 16 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (42.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 16 (42.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 16 (42.11%) System Integration Testing
4 16 (42.11%) SDLC
5 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (34.21%) SQL
7 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
8 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
9 7 (18.42%) CRM
9 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
9 7 (18.42%) MS Office
9 7 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (15.79%) .NET
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle
10 6 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (15.79%) Degree
11 5 (13.16%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (13.16%) Web Development
11 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.16%) C#
11 5 (13.16%) C++
11 5 (13.16%) Delphi

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (13.16%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (68.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) Web Services
2 6 (15.79%) .NET
3 5 (13.16%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) MSMQ
4 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Equities
4 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 16 (42.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (42.11%) SDLC
2 16 (42.11%) System Integration Testing
2 16 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (18.42%) CRM
4 5 (13.16%) Web Development
5 4 (10.53%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Analytics
7 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Business Analytics
7 2 (5.26%) Change Control
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.26%) Data Transformation
7 2 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 16 (42.11%) VBScript
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) C#
4 5 (13.16%) C++
4 5 (13.16%) Delphi
4 5 (13.16%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.26%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (42.11%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Siebel
2 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle
4 5 (13.16%) Northgate
5 3 (7.89%) iManage
6 2 (5.26%) Informatica
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
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