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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 67 91 80
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 29 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.63% 0.95% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 0.97% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 15
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,075 £23,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,250 £37,100
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
1081 1241 1084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.92% 98.10% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1067 980
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,160 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +21 19 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Cardiff +13 9 £36,250 +31.81%
Applications Support
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (80.00%) SQL
2 20 (57.14%) ITIL
3 16 (45.71%) Finance
3 16 (45.71%) Incident Management
4 15 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
5 14 (40.00%) Data Modelling
6 13 (37.14%) Validation
7 12 (34.29%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (31.43%) ISEB
8 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.71%) Problem Management
10 8 (22.86%) Java
11 6 (17.14%) .NET
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
11 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (14.29%) Data Security
12 5 (14.29%) Web Services
12 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
12 5 (14.29%) C#
12 5 (14.29%) iSeries
12 5 (14.29%) Data Privacy
13 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
13 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
13 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
13 4 (11.43%) Change Management
13 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (8.57%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) JBoss
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 2 (5.71%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) COM
5 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) iSeries
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Android
1 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
1 2 (5.71%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) ITIL
2 16 (45.71%) Incident Management
3 15 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
4 14 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 13 (37.14%) Validation
6 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (25.71%) Problem Management
8 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.29%) Data Privacy
9 5 (14.29%) Data Security
10 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
10 4 (11.43%) Change Management
10 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
11 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
12 2 (5.71%) SDLC
12 2 (5.71%) Service Design
12 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) Java
3 5 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) C
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (31.43%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) RedGate
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