The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 154 173 198
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 3 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.34% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.35% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Median salary £40,000 £56,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.20% +41.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Applications Specialist
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2639 3425 3665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.96% 97.47% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2242 2740 2859
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Applications Specialist in the job title.

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Leeds

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Leeds region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Informatics
2 2 (40.00%) HL7
2 2 (40.00%) DICOM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Health Informatics
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) .NET

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Health Informatics
1 2 (40.00%) Informatics
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) DICOM
1 2 (40.00%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) VMware