The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 125 116 76
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 57 39 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.51% 1.50% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.57% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 51 32 85
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,800 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -5.23%
Applications Support
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
3644 2485 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.66% 95.50% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 1914 2192
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Leeds

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 65 (54.62%) SQL
2 62 (52.10%) XML
3 60 (50.42%) ITIL
4 53 (44.54%) Windows
5 50 (42.02%) .NET
6 45 (37.82%) SQL Server
7 38 (31.93%) C#
8 31 (26.05%) Web Services
9 30 (25.21%) SOAP
9 30 (25.21%) WSDL
10 29 (24.37%) VB
11 26 (21.85%) Microsoft
12 25 (21.01%) IIS
13 20 (16.81%) Windows XP
13 20 (16.81%) Internet
14 19 (15.97%) Classic ASP
15 15 (12.61%) HTML
15 15 (12.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (12.61%) VMware
16 14 (11.76%) CSS
17 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
18 11 (9.24%) Visual Studio
18 11 (9.24%) JavaScript
18 11 (9.24%) VBA
19 10 (8.40%) Oracle
19 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET
19 10 (8.40%) SLA
19 10 (8.40%) Service Management
20 9 (7.56%) Data Analysis
21 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2005

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (21.01%) IIS
2 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.04%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.36%) Apache
4 4 (3.36%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.52%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.68%) SAS
7 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.81%) Internet
2 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.68%) SAN
3 1 (0.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (37.82%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (3.36%) MySQL
5 4 (3.36%) MS Access
6 2 (1.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.68%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.24%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.68%) Maven
2 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.84%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (4.20%) French Language
2 4 (3.36%) Finance
3 2 (1.68%) Marketing
3 2 (1.68%) Legal
4 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.84%) Banking
4 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.84%) Back Office
4 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (52.10%) XML
2 50 (42.02%) .NET
3 31 (26.05%) Web Services
4 30 (25.21%) SOAP
4 30 (25.21%) WSDL
5 19 (15.97%) Classic ASP
6 15 (12.61%) HTML
7 14 (11.76%) CSS
8 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.04%) jQuery
10 2 (1.68%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.68%) Spring
11 1 (0.84%) Java EE
11 1 (0.84%) WCF
11 1 (0.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.88%) Statistics
2 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 53 (44.54%) Windows
2 20 (16.81%) Windows XP
3 7 (5.88%) Linux
4 6 (5.04%) UNIX
5 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.68%) Debian
7 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (50.42%) ITIL
2 10 (8.40%) Service Management
3 9 (7.56%) Data Analysis
4 5 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (4.20%) ERP
4 5 (4.20%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (4.20%) Test Scripting
5 4 (3.36%) Release Management
5 4 (3.36%) CRM
6 3 (2.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (1.68%) Software Testing
7 2 (1.68%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (1.68%) Manual Testing
7 2 (1.68%) Time Management
7 2 (1.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (1.68%) Software Deployment
7 2 (1.68%) Analytics
7 2 (1.68%) Campaign Management
7 2 (1.68%) Visual Analytics
7 2 (1.68%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (54.62%) SQL
2 38 (31.93%) C#
3 29 (24.37%) VB
4 11 (9.24%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.24%) VBA
5 8 (6.72%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.04%) Java
7 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.68%) VB6
8 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.20%) Degree
2 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) SLA
2 7 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.04%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (21.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.61%) VMware
3 10 (8.40%) Oracle
4 2 (1.68%) JBoss
4 2 (1.68%) Citrix
4 2 (1.68%) Alterian
4 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.84%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.84%) CA
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco
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