The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Romford 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 13 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 10 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 16.67% 8.57% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 8.57% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Average salary £76,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+171.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £33,308 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.02% -7.69%
Applications Support
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Romford 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
Romford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
60 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58 35 27
Average salary £35,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £55,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Romford

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Romford

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Romford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Romford region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Romford

Applications Support
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Romford 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 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
1 14 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (71.43%) COBOL
2 10 (71.43%) AS400
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Client/Server
3 9 (64.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (64.29%) Degree
3 9 (64.29%) People Management
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Romford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (100.00%) Banking
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) AS400
1 10 (71.43%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) People Management
1 9 (64.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) COBOL
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle