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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Specialist
England / East of England
Rank 215 248 242
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 27 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.19% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.19% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 18
Median salary £51,250 £49,050 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.48% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £58,600 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.25%

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
5673 6683 6992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.96% 97.00% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4658 5528 5674
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +10 10 £52,500 -2.86% 2
Bedfordshire - 10 £52,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +17 4 £38,250 -4.37% 1
Suffolk +8 2 £31,250 -26.47%
Essex +16 1 £34,000 -2.85%
Applications Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 25 (60.98%) SQL
2 17 (41.46%) Finance
3 16 (39.02%) Banking
3 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
4 14 (34.15%) XML
4 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (31.71%) Java
6 10 (24.39%) Windows
6 10 (24.39%) Oracle
6 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
6 10 (24.39%) Software Delivery
7 9 (21.95%) SLA
7 9 (21.95%) Degree
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (19.51%) Supplier Management
8 8 (19.51%) Spring
8 8 (19.51%) JSF
8 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
8 8 (19.51%) IBM
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (19.51%) XSL
8 8 (19.51%) XSLT
8 8 (19.51%) JSP
8 8 (19.51%) Struts
8 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
8 8 (19.51%) Technical Analysis
8 8 (19.51%) Java EE
8 8 (19.51%) High Availability
9 7 (17.07%) 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 7 (17.07%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.44%) Gentran
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) HTTP
1 4 (9.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
4 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (14.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (14.63%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.44%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Gradle
1 5 (12.20%) Maven
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 16 (39.02%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) XML
2 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
2 8 (19.51%) Java EE
2 8 (19.51%) JSF
2 8 (19.51%) JSP
2 8 (19.51%) Spring
2 8 (19.51%) Struts
2 8 (19.51%) XSL
2 8 (19.51%) XSLT
3 4 (9.76%) .NET
3 4 (9.76%) CSS
3 4 (9.76%) HTML
3 4 (9.76%) Web Services
4 2 (4.88%) EDI
4 2 (4.88%) EDIFACT
4 2 (4.88%) Middleware
5 1 (2.44%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) iSeries
2 3 (7.32%) Life Science
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Health Informatics
4 1 (2.44%) Informatics
4 1 (2.44%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Unix
3 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Software Delivery
2 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (19.51%) High Availability
2 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
2 8 (19.51%) Supplier Management
2 8 (19.51%) Technical Analysis
3 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 7 (17.07%) Problem Management
4 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.20%) Functional Programming
5 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.32%) SDLC
7 2 (4.88%) CRM
7 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.88%) ERP
7 2 (4.88%) ETL
7 2 (4.88%) IT Governance
7 2 (4.88%) Line Management
8 1 (2.44%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) Java
3 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
4 6 (14.63%) C
5 4 (9.76%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) HL7
3 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) IBM
3 7 (17.07%) BEA
4 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) IFS
5 2 (4.88%) Tableau
6 1 (2.44%) Kofax
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