The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 123 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £48,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £39,469 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.13% +6.25%
Applications Specialist
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1749 2150 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.06% 96.11% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1612 1602
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Reading

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Reading region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 12 (70.59%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (35.29%) Dynamics GP
5 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Data Quality
7 4 (23.53%) Release Management
7 4 (23.53%) COM
7 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
8 1 (5.88%) QA
8 1 (5.88%) SAP
8 1 (5.88%) .NET
8 1 (5.88%) C#
8 1 (5.88%) HTML
8 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.88%) Office 365
8 1 (5.88%) Line Management
8 1 (5.88%) SDLC
8 1 (5.88%) Presales

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) COM
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) SAP