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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 47 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 2 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.63% 4.04% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 4.25% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 7
Average salary £22,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.41% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -6.15%
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
304 212 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 95.60% 95.07% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 235 192 288
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £82,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe