The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton 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 25 July 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 Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - - 4.94%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.15%
Job Titles Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
77 47 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 86.52% 97.92% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 68 42 76
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
Somerset

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Taunton

Applications Support
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 2 (100.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft