The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 250 249 249
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 15 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.26% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.27% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 6
Average salary £53,100 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £28,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £49,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
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
6796 7080 6618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.67% 96.58% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5554 5734 5369
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 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
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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
Hertfordshire +10 9 £55,000 +92.98% 1
Essex - 3 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire +3 2 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Suffolk - 1 £42,500 -
Applications Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (44.83%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) SharePoint
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 11 (37.93%) MS Office
4 10 (34.48%) Legal
4 10 (34.48%) Speech Recognition
4 10 (34.48%) iManage
5 9 (31.03%) Web Services
5 9 (31.03%) XML
5 9 (31.03%) C
5 9 (31.03%) .NET
6 8 (27.59%) Windows
7 7 (24.14%) Document Management
7 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (24.14%) Case Management
8 6 (20.69%) Presales
8 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.69%) Android
8 6 (20.69%) Product Management
8 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
8 6 (20.69%) Banking
8 6 (20.69%) Retail
8 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.69%) Arabic Language
8 6 (20.69%) Russian Language
8 6 (20.69%) CSS
8 6 (20.69%) JBoss

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 12 (41.38%) SharePoint
2 6 (20.69%) JBoss
3 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) IBM SmartCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Informix
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) Text Mining
General
1 10 (34.48%) Legal
2 6 (20.69%) Arabic Language
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
2 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 6 (20.69%) Russian Language
3 4 (13.79%) Finance
4 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.45%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
1 9 (31.03%) Web Services
1 9 (31.03%) XML
2 6 (20.69%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Informatics
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) Android
3 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.34%) AIX
4 3 (10.34%) Unix
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Speech Recognition
2 7 (24.14%) Case Management
2 7 (24.14%) Document Management
2 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Presales
3 6 (20.69%) Product Management
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Information Management
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Information Security
6 1 (3.45%) IT Audit
6 1 (3.45%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) C
3 6 (20.69%) C++
3 6 (20.69%) Perl
3 6 (20.69%) PHP
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) iManage
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
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