The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Derby 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 45 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.73% 0.86% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.88% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +67.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £36,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £36,500 £22,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Applications Support
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby 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
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
334 228 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 96.25% 97.85% 99.68%
Number of salaries quoted 263 184 265
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Derby

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Derby 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 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) C#
4 8 (61.54%) .NET
5 7 (53.85%) HTML
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) Web Development
5 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 7 (53.85%) Backbone.js
6 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
7 5 (38.46%) Node.js
8 4 (30.77%) CSS3
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (30.77%) Underscore.js
8 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
8 4 (30.77%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (30.77%) RequireJS
8 4 (30.77%) HTML5
8 4 (30.77%) PHP
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL
8 4 (30.77%) VMware
8 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
9 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 3 (23.08%) Degree
9 3 (23.08%) Scrum

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Derby 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 5 (38.46%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) Backbone.js
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) RequireJS
4 4 (30.77%) Underscore.js
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 3 (23.08%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) B2B
3 3 (23.08%) B2C
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) SOLID
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V2
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) C#
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
6 4 (30.77%) PHP
7 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (7.69%) C++
8 1 (7.69%) VB
8 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle