The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Specialist
Rank 153 149 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 1 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.042% 0.16% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.16% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 10
Average salary £54,000 £34,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% -12.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Applications Specialist
East of 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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2279 2428 2113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.72% 95.25% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 2011 1662
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Rickmansworth - 1 £54,000 -
Applications Specialist
East of England

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) XSL
4 3 (42.86%) XSLT
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) JSF
4 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 3 (42.86%) BEA
4 3 (42.86%) Java EE
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (42.86%) JSP
4 3 (42.86%) Struts
5 2 (28.57%) SAP
5 2 (28.57%) CODA
5 2 (28.57%) Agresso
5 2 (28.57%) Sage

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XSL
2 3 (42.86%) XSLT
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) JSF
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 3 (42.86%) JSP
2 3 (42.86%) Struts
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) BEA
3 2 (28.57%) CODA
3 2 (28.57%) Sage
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
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