The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 21 15 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 7 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 9.21% 3.70% 24.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.33% 3.77% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 12
Average salary £50,000 £36,375 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.45% -9.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £25,475 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,275 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -1.61%
Applications Support
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable 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
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75 53 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 98.68% 98.15% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 59 50 49
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Dunstable

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

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

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 13 (92.86%) Java
1 13 (92.86%) PL/SQL
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
1 13 (92.86%) XML
1 13 (92.86%) XSL
1 13 (92.86%) XSLT
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) SLA
3 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 10 (71.43%) JMS
3 10 (71.43%) AMQP
3 10 (71.43%) REST
3 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) JSP
4 3 (21.43%) Struts
4 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 3 (21.43%) Java EE
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (21.43%) Spring
4 3 (21.43%) JSF
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) VocaLink
5 1 (7.14%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) Banking
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) HTML

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) XML
1 13 (92.86%) XSL
1 13 (92.86%) XSLT
2 10 (71.43%) JMS
2 10 (71.43%) REST
3 3 (21.43%) JSP
3 3 (21.43%) Struts
3 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 3 (21.43%) JSF
3 3 (21.43%) Java EE
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
1 13 (92.86%) PL/SQL
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Groovy
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) VocaLink
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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