The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 38 57 28
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 31 4 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.90% 0.73% 8.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 0.76% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 33
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,541
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +6.41%
Applications Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
613 523 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.84% 95.61% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 524 412 480
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Coventry

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Coventry

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Applications Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 30 (71.43%) .NET
2 27 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 25 (59.52%) C#
4 23 (54.76%) Windows
5 21 (50.00%) SQL
6 17 (40.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (40.48%) ITIL
7 15 (35.71%) SharePoint
8 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 13 (30.95%) Web Services
9 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (28.57%) Oracle
10 12 (28.57%) CRM
11 11 (26.19%) Dynamics CRM
12 10 (23.81%) WCF
12 10 (23.81%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (21.43%) MVC
13 9 (21.43%) HTML
13 9 (21.43%) IIS
14 8 (19.05%) Java
14 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
14 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
15 7 (16.67%) Linux
15 7 (16.67%) XML
15 7 (16.67%) CSS
15 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
15 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (14.29%) DevOps
16 6 (14.29%) Solaris
16 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Applications Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 10 (23.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (21.43%) IIS
4 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
5 4 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (4.76%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.76%) Apache
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
2 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (40.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (7.14%) MySQL
6 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 13 (30.95%) Web Services
4 10 (23.81%) WCF
5 9 (21.43%) HTML
6 7 (16.67%) XML
6 7 (16.67%) CSS
6 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (14.29%) J2EE
8 4 (9.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Linux
4 6 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) ITIL
2 12 (28.57%) CRM
3 9 (21.43%) MVC
4 6 (14.29%) DevOps
4 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.14%) SOA
5 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.76%) Web Development
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.76%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.76%) OOP
7 1 (2.38%) Service Management
7 1 (2.38%) Scrum
7 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.38%) OO
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Workflow
7 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) C#
2 21 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (19.05%) Java
4 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.90%) VB
5 5 (11.90%) VB6
6 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.14%) PHP
7 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.38%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
2 1 (2.38%) Unicenter
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.90%) SAP
4 3 (7.14%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.76%) Lotus
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