The table below looks at the statistics 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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 20 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 1.67% - 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £31,000 - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Applications Support
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
58 111 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 96.67% 98.23% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 49 104 56
Average salary £32,000 £32,000 £31,503
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,225 £20,500 £22,036
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL