The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 272 245 262
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 10 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 16
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +28.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8261 8203 8983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.47% 95.85% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6847 7129 7459
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 9 £45,000 -
Essex - 1 £38,500 -
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Applications 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 Applications Specialist in their job title.

1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) UNIX
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle
3 10 (76.92%) J2EE
3 10 (76.92%) Java
3 10 (76.92%) Solaris
3 10 (76.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (76.92%) Sun
3 10 (76.92%) QA
3 10 (76.92%) Performance Management
3 10 (76.92%) WebLogic
3 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (69.23%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) Games
5 1 (7.69%) SUSE
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Toad
5 1 (7.69%) FMCG
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Applications 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 Applications Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (76.92%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) UNIX
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Solaris
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (76.92%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
3 10 (76.92%) Java
4 9 (69.23%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Sun