The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Specialist
North West / Manchester
Rank 200 180 193
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.053% 0.030% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.031% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £66,000 £45,000 £24,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +80.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £45,000 £19,375
10% offered a salary of more than £73,200 £45,000 £30,375
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3666 3237 3802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.70% 97.24% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3072 2686 3207
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Manchester

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in Manchester

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Manchester region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) AppDynamics
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Netcool
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Pega
3 1 (33.33%) Ganglia
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ganglia
1 1 (33.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) AppDynamics
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Pega