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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 61 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 19 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.28% 3.00% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 3.17% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 20
Average salary £36,000 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -
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
772 599 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.46% 94.63% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 609 519 480
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,600 £58,000
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 31 July 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Coventry

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (71.43%) Windows
2 37 (66.07%) SQL Server
3 33 (58.93%) .NET
4 31 (55.36%) SQL
5 23 (41.07%) C#
6 21 (37.50%) IIS
7 20 (35.71%) ITIL
8 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET
9 17 (30.36%) Oracle
9 17 (30.36%) MVC
10 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (25.00%) Linux
11 14 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 13 (23.21%) CRM
12 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (23.21%) DevOps
13 12 (21.43%) Solaris
13 12 (21.43%) J2EE
13 12 (21.43%) Tivoli
14 11 (19.64%) Dynamics CRM
15 10 (17.86%) Java
15 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
16 9 (16.07%) WCF
16 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (37.50%) IIS
2 14 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.36%) OpenEdge
6 2 (3.57%) CMS
7 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (66.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.57%) MySQL
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Front Office
3 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (58.93%) .NET
2 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET
3 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (21.43%) J2EE
5 9 (16.07%) WCF
6 8 (14.29%) Web Services
7 6 (10.71%) XML
8 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.36%) HTML
9 3 (5.36%) CSS
10 2 (3.57%) Middleware
10 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (1.79%) SAP Basis
11 1 (1.79%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) EPoS
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (25.00%) Linux
3 12 (21.43%) Solaris
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.57%) UNIX
5 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) ITIL
2 17 (30.36%) MVC
3 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (23.21%) CRM
4 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (23.21%) DevOps
5 8 (14.29%) Kanban
5 8 (14.29%) Scrum
6 6 (10.71%) Product Management
6 6 (10.71%) Software Deployment
7 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (5.36%) Coaching
9 3 (5.36%) Service Management
9 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.57%) Logistics
10 2 (3.57%) Line Management
10 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) SQL
2 23 (41.07%) C#
3 10 (17.86%) Java
4 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
5 8 (14.29%) Python
5 8 (14.29%) Perl
6 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.57%) PHP
7 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) VB6
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.79%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Tivoli
2 8 (14.29%) Nagios
2 8 (14.29%) BladeLogic
2 8 (14.29%) Ansible
2 8 (14.29%) Unicenter
3 6 (10.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Oracle
2 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Lotus
4 1 (1.79%) Sage
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
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