The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 56 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 5 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.94% 2.52% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 2.63% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 7
Average salary £27,000 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,800
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.59%
Applications Support
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
496 684 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 93.06% 95.93% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 451 552 443
Average salary £43,596 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.99% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £53,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Swindon

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 16 (80.00%) Degree
1 16 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (65.00%) Windows
4 12 (60.00%) WebEx
4 12 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 11 (55.00%) Oracle
6 10 (50.00%) .NET
6 10 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (45.00%) XPath
7 9 (45.00%) Java
7 9 (45.00%) Web Services
7 9 (45.00%) XML
8 8 (40.00%) C++
8 8 (40.00%) J2EE
8 8 (40.00%) JMS
8 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (30.00%) SQL
10 5 (25.00%) C#
11 4 (20.00%) MySQL
11 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
11 4 (20.00%) SOAP
11 4 (20.00%) Linux
11 4 (20.00%) JBoss
11 4 (20.00%) UNIX
11 4 (20.00%) HTTP
11 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
11 4 (20.00%) Web Development

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) WebEx
2 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) XML
3 8 (40.00%) J2EE
3 8 (40.00%) JMS
4 4 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (10.00%) Middleware
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (5.00%) WSDL
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) XSD
6 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 10 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Web Development
2 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) SOA
3 2 (10.00%) BPEL
3 2 (10.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) SDLC
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
1 9 (45.00%) XPath
2 8 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Siebel
Swindon
National Tust
Posted: 12 days ago
Heelis, Swindon, Wiltshire, South West
National Trust
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
Posted: 12 days ago
Heelis, Swindon, Wiltshire, South West
National Trust
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 12 days ago