The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 169 168 184
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 4 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 11
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
Technical Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3048 3035 3531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.16% 97.40% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2364 2505 2909
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the East Midlands region.

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire 0 4 £45,000 +100.00%
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Technical Specialist 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 Technical Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) Document Management
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (30.00%) HTML5
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (30.00%) CSS3
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (30.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) HND
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Technical Specialist 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 Technical Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) CSS3
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Document Management
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Murex
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle