The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 54 61 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 17 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.45% 2.57% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 2.64% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 9
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +1.85%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,800
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.59%
Applications Support
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
673 833 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.11% 97.43% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 524 725 606
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Loughborough - 13 £32,500 -
Leicester +4 3 £40,000 +66.66% 1
Applications Support
East Midlands

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 15 (50.00%) Retail
2 13 (43.33%) ERP
3 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (30.00%) .NET
4 9 (30.00%) C#
5 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 8 (26.67%) SDLC
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (23.33%) CSS
6 7 (23.33%) HTML
6 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (23.33%) WinForms
7 6 (20.00%) Finance
7 6 (20.00%) ITIL
8 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
8 5 (16.67%) Windows
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (13.33%) Degree
9 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (10.00%) SLA
10 3 (10.00%) Java
10 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
11 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
11 2 (6.67%) WCF
11 2 (6.67%) WPF

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (6.67%) JBoss
1 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (23.33%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) WinForms
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
4 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.67%) WCF
6 2 (6.67%) WPF
6 2 (6.67%) LINQ
6 2 (6.67%) RESTful
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
6 2 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (6.67%) Ajax
6 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) AIX
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ERP
2 8 (26.67%) SDLC
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Scrum
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Information Management
6 1 (3.33%) Document Management
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.33%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) IBM
1 2 (6.67%) i2
2 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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