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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Specialist
North West / Manchester
Rank 189 177 194
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.028% 0.031% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.032% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%

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
3509 3106 3785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.83% 96.07% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3023 2595 3267
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £32,500 -
Applications Specialist
North West

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (50.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Thales

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 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Pega
1 1 (50.00%) Thales