The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 120 110 90
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 64 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.75% 1.72% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.80% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 57 34 52
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,350 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,581 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.26% -5.90%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3569 2441 2344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.35% 95.39% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2828 1871 1918
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
West Yorkshire

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Leeds

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Leeds

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Applications Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 57 (48.31%) SQL
1 57 (48.31%) XML
1 57 (48.31%) Windows
2 55 (46.61%) ITIL
3 48 (40.68%) .NET
3 48 (40.68%) SQL Server
4 36 (30.51%) Web Services
5 35 (29.66%) SOAP
5 35 (29.66%) WSDL
6 34 (28.81%) C#
7 29 (24.58%) IIS
8 27 (22.88%) VB
9 24 (20.34%) Windows XP
10 23 (19.49%) Internet
11 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
12 16 (13.56%) HTML
12 16 (13.56%) JavaScript
13 15 (12.71%) CSS
13 15 (12.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (11.86%) VMware
14 14 (11.86%) Classic ASP
14 14 (11.86%) ASP.NET
15 13 (11.02%) SLA
16 12 (10.17%) MS Excel
17 11 (9.32%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (9.32%) SQL Server 2008
18 9 (7.63%) Service Management
18 9 (7.63%) Java
18 9 (7.63%) VB.NET
18 9 (7.63%) VBA

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Applications Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (24.58%) IIS
2 6 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.39%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.54%) Apache
6 2 (1.69%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.69%) SAS
7 1 (0.85%) CICS
7 1 (0.85%) WinCC
Applications
1 12 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.49%) Internet
2 3 (2.54%) Firewall
3 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (9.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (9.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.39%) MySQL
6 4 (3.39%) MS Access
7 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (1.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.85%) DB2
8 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.69%) Maven
4 1 (0.85%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (4.24%) French Language
2 4 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Back Office
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.85%) Legal
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (48.31%) XML
2 48 (40.68%) .NET
3 36 (30.51%) Web Services
4 35 (29.66%) SOAP
4 35 (29.66%) WSDL
5 16 (13.56%) HTML
6 15 (12.71%) CSS
7 14 (11.86%) Classic ASP
7 14 (11.86%) ASP.NET
8 6 (5.08%) jQuery
9 4 (3.39%) REST
9 4 (3.39%) MSMQ
10 2 (1.69%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.69%) Spring
11 1 (0.85%) Java EE
11 1 (0.85%) WCF
11 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.24%) Statistics
2 1 (0.85%) Animation
2 1 (0.85%) SCADA
2 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 57 (48.31%) Windows
2 24 (20.34%) Windows XP
3 7 (5.93%) UNIX
4 4 (3.39%) Linux
5 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.69%) Debian
6 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (46.61%) ITIL
2 9 (7.63%) Service Management
3 7 (5.93%) Data Analysis
4 5 (4.24%) MVC
4 5 (4.24%) ERP
4 5 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (4.24%) Test Scripting
5 4 (3.39%) Release Management
5 4 (3.39%) Configuration Management
5 4 (3.39%) OO
6 3 (2.54%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.54%) Time Management
6 3 (2.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (1.69%) Software Deployment
7 2 (1.69%) Analytics
7 2 (1.69%) Campaign Management
7 2 (1.69%) Change Control
7 2 (1.69%) Manual Testing
7 2 (1.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 57 (48.31%) SQL
2 34 (28.81%) C#
3 27 (22.88%) VB
4 16 (13.56%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.63%) VB.NET
5 9 (7.63%) VBA
5 9 (7.63%) Java
6 8 (6.78%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.93%) VB6
8 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.69%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) COBOL
9 1 (0.85%) PHP
9 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.85%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.08%) Degree
2 3 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.02%) SLA
2 6 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) Active Directory
1 6 (5.08%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.86%) VMware
3 9 (7.63%) Oracle
4 2 (1.69%) JBoss
4 2 (1.69%) Citrix
4 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.69%) Alterian
5 1 (0.85%) FatWire
5 1 (0.85%) HP
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco
5 1 (0.85%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago