The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 22 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 4.65% 3.33% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% 3.51% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £36,500 £25,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.55% -32.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +6.55%
Applications Support
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth 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
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86 57 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 100.00% 95.00% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 80 52 123
Average salary £44,750 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.69% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Applications Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) JSF
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) BEA
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSL
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) Struts
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSL
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) JSF
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) BEA