The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northampton region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 37 66 37
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.50% 1.29% 5.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 1.30% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 28
Median salary £27,000 £26,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -9.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £26,600 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
387 537 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.75% 98.71% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 318 375 468
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 £23,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Northampton

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Northampton

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Applications Support 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 Northampton region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 21 (80.77%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (69.23%) SaaS
2 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 18 (69.23%) Manufacturing
2 18 (69.23%) Retail
2 18 (69.23%) Knowledge Management
3 15 (57.69%) SQL
4 12 (46.15%) Windows
5 9 (34.62%) Degree
5 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
6 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
7 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 6 (23.08%) Java
7 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL
9 4 (15.38%) .NET
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle
9 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
9 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
10 3 (11.54%) Unix
10 3 (11.54%) CRM
10 3 (11.54%) J2EE
10 3 (11.54%) C#
10 3 (11.54%) IIS
10 3 (11.54%) SLA
10 3 (11.54%) JBoss
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (11.54%) iPlanet
11 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) iPlanet
2 3 (11.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (69.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
1 18 (69.23%) Manufacturing
1 18 (69.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.85%) JMS
3 1 (3.85%) JSP
3 1 (3.85%) Servlets
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (80.77%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) ETL
6 1 (3.85%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) Process Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) AWK
4 1 (3.85%) sed
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) BladeLogic
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Axway
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos
2 1 (3.85%) Informatica
2 1 (3.85%) Teradata