The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 227 258 267
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 18 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 17
Median salary £32,500 £41,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% -0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £54,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,939 £42,250 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-7.83% +6.28%
Applications 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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6322 7355 7750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.02% 96.75% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5369 6130 6481
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Applications Specialist in the job title.

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in the East of England

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in the East of England

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +32 10 £38,750 -29.54% 2
Essex - 5 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire +23 3 £42,500 +8.97%
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Applications Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 26 (66.67%) SQL
2 16 (41.03%) Finance
3 15 (38.46%) ITIL
4 14 (35.90%) Banking
5 13 (33.33%) XML
5 13 (33.33%) Java
5 13 (33.33%) Oracle
5 13 (33.33%) SLA
6 11 (28.21%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
6 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
6 11 (28.21%) XSL
6 11 (28.21%) XSLT
6 11 (28.21%) JSP
6 11 (28.21%) Struts
6 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
6 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (28.21%) Spring
6 11 (28.21%) JSF
6 11 (28.21%) Java EE
6 11 (28.21%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
6 11 (28.21%) Technical Analysis
7 10 (25.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 10 (25.64%) High Availability
7 10 (25.64%) Degree
7 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (25.64%) BEA
7 10 (25.64%) WebLogic

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.64%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.56%) Gentran
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (7.69%) Siebel EIM
4 2 (5.13%) Informix
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 14 (35.90%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Arabic Language
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Russian Language
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) XML
2 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
2 11 (28.21%) Java EE
2 11 (28.21%) JSF
2 11 (28.21%) JSP
2 11 (28.21%) Spring
2 11 (28.21%) Struts
2 11 (28.21%) XSL
2 11 (28.21%) XSLT
3 3 (7.69%) .NET
4 2 (5.13%) CSS
4 2 (5.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) ITIL
2 11 (28.21%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (28.21%) Technical Analysis
3 10 (25.64%) High Availability
3 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
5 7 (17.95%) Project Management
6 6 (15.38%) Change Management
6 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (12.82%) Document Management
7 5 (12.82%) ERP
7 5 (12.82%) Time Management
8 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
8 4 (10.26%) Supplier Management
9 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) CRM
9 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
10 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) Java
3 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
4 5 (12.82%) C
5 3 (7.69%) Perl
5 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) C++
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) CEH
2 1 (2.56%) CISA
2 1 (2.56%) CISM
2 1 (2.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) BEA
3 6 (15.38%) Siebel
4 3 (7.69%) Informatica
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) SAP
5 2 (5.13%) Avaya
5 2 (5.13%) Computacenter
5 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.13%) Remedy
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) Kofax
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