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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 230 246 258
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 14 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.27% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 8
Median salary £32,500 £43,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.28% -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,200 £52,150
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
6035 6989 7476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.11% 96.07% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5007 5942 6088
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +22 9 £32,500 -40.90% 2
Hertfordshire +19 3 £60,000 +150.00% 2
Essex +1 2 £34,500 -20.68%
Applications Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 29 (82.86%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (42.86%) Finance
4 12 (34.29%) Degree
5 11 (31.43%) ITIL
5 11 (31.43%) Oracle
6 10 (28.57%) SLA
7 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
7 9 (25.71%) Software Delivery
8 8 (22.86%) XML
8 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (20.00%) Java EE
9 7 (20.00%) Supplier Management
9 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 7 (20.00%) Banking
9 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 7 (20.00%) Spring
9 7 (20.00%) JSF
9 7 (20.00%) XSL
9 7 (20.00%) XSLT
9 7 (20.00%) WebLogic
9 7 (20.00%) JSP
9 7 (20.00%) Struts
9 7 (20.00%) Java
9 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
9 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (20.00%) BEA
9 7 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (20.00%) ERP

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 7 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.71%) Gentran
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (8.57%) Siebel EIM
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.71%) Informix
6 1 (2.86%) MySQL
6 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) XML
2 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (20.00%) Java EE
2 7 (20.00%) JSF
2 7 (20.00%) JSP
2 7 (20.00%) Spring
2 7 (20.00%) Struts
2 7 (20.00%) XSL
2 7 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) EDI
3 1 (2.86%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Life Science
2 1 (2.86%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Software Delivery
3 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (20.00%) ERP
4 7 (20.00%) High Availability
4 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 7 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 5 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Document Management
7 3 (8.57%) Line Management
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.57%) Time Management
8 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.71%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) Java
2 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (17.14%) C
4 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) BEA
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) Informatica
4 3 (8.57%) Siebel
5 2 (5.71%) Avaya
5 2 (5.71%) Computacenter
5 2 (5.71%) IFS
5 2 (5.71%) Kofax
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.71%) Remedy
5 2 (5.71%) SAP
6 1 (2.86%) Tableau
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