The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 57 94 75
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 39 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.67% 0.54% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 0.55% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 6 15
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -1.78%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Applications Support
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1044 1269 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.12% 98.30% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1110 911
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Applications Support
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in South Wales

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in South Wales

Applications Support
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +28 30 £33,000 +20.00% 1
Cardiff +16 7 £42,500 +25.92%
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £20,000 -
Applications Support
Wales

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 South Wales region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 39 (78.00%) SQL
2 31 (62.00%) ITIL
3 25 (50.00%) Finance
4 23 (46.00%) Systems Analysis
4 23 (46.00%) Incident Management
5 21 (42.00%) Data Modelling
6 19 (38.00%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (36.00%) ISEB
8 17 (34.00%) Validation
8 17 (34.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (22.00%) Problem Management
9 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (22.00%) Java
10 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (16.00%) .NET
11 8 (16.00%) iSeries
12 7 (14.00%) Data Privacy
12 7 (14.00%) Data Security
13 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (12.00%) MS Office
13 6 (12.00%) C#
13 6 (12.00%) Web Services
13 6 (12.00%) Waterfall
13 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
13 6 (12.00%) Advertising
14 5 (10.00%) Degree
14 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
14 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
14 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
15 4 (8.00%) IBM

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) JBoss
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.00%) ColdFusion
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Toad
General
1 25 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Advertising
3 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) Web Services
3 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) HTML5
4 2 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (2.00%) Ajax
5 1 (2.00%) COM
5 1 (2.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) iSeries
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Android
1 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
1 4 (8.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) ITIL
2 23 (46.00%) Incident Management
2 23 (46.00%) Systems Analysis
3 21 (42.00%) Data Modelling
4 17 (34.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (34.00%) Validation
5 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (22.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (14.00%) Data Privacy
6 7 (14.00%) Data Security
7 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.00%) Change Management
8 4 (8.00%) High Availability
8 4 (8.00%) Multithreading
8 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) SQL
2 11 (22.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) C#
4 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.00%) Objective-C
5 4 (8.00%) PHP
6 2 (4.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) ITIL Certification
2 18 (36.00%) ISEB
3 5 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) IBM
3 3 (6.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Rally
4 1 (2.00%) RedGate
4 1 (2.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
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