The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 47 45 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.05% 2.02% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 2.26% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
275 221 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.82% 89.11% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 168 155 114
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,050 £51,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Applications Support
West Midlands

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Solihull

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Solihull

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) Sage
4 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Sybase
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C++

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase