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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 50 40 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 24 37 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.31% 4.82% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 5.15% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 4
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
696 718 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.00% 93.49% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 582 611 439
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Coventry

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 32 (65.31%) C#
2 28 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 26 (53.06%) .NET
4 20 (40.82%) Oracle
4 20 (40.82%) Java
4 20 (40.82%) SQL
4 20 (40.82%) SharePoint
5 17 (34.69%) CRM
6 16 (32.65%) ITIL
7 15 (30.61%) CMS
8 12 (24.49%) Windows
8 12 (24.49%) HTML
9 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
11 9 (18.37%) Data Protection
12 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
12 8 (16.33%) Firewall
12 8 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (16.33%) MySQL
12 8 (16.33%) Linux
13 7 (14.29%) XML
13 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
13 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
13 7 (14.29%) Release Management
14 5 (10.20%) IIS
14 5 (10.20%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (8.16%) SLA
15 4 (8.16%) VB
15 4 (8.16%) VBA

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 20 (40.82%) SharePoint
2 15 (30.61%) CMS
3 5 (10.20%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (10.20%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.04%) Confluence
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) MySQL
2 8 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.16%) GIS
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) Hudson
General
1 2 (4.08%) Back Office
1 2 (4.08%) Front Office
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
2 1 (2.04%) Automotive
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) .NET
2 12 (24.49%) HTML
3 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.04%) Ajax
5 1 (2.04%) CSS
5 1 (2.04%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) CRM
2 16 (32.65%) ITIL
3 9 (18.37%) Data Protection
4 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
5 7 (14.29%) Release Management
6 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
6 4 (8.16%) Use Case
7 2 (4.08%) Change Control
7 2 (4.08%) MVC
7 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.04%) Content Management
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.04%) Data Management
8 1 (2.04%) ERP
8 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.04%) Project Management
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) C#
2 20 (40.82%) Java
2 20 (40.82%) SQL
3 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.16%) VB
5 4 (8.16%) VBA
6 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) MCITP
3 1 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
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