The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank - - 60
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 0 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 17
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,366
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +0.31%
Applications Specialist
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
554 595 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.71% 99.17% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 492 515 576
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region that featured Applications Specialist in the job title.

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Applications Specialist 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 Staffordshire region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing