The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 87 82 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 20 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.50% 1.59% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.62% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 14
Median salary £30,500 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £23,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Applications Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1298 1357 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.30% 97.91% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1112 1117
Median salary £36,000 £35,369 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Wales

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Wales

Applications Support
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
South Wales +7 17 £33,750 +22.72% 1
West Wales -16 2 £18,750 -
North Wales +5 1 £27,500 -
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Wales region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 14 (34.15%) Finance
3 13 (31.71%) Java
4 12 (29.27%) ITIL
5 9 (21.95%) Incident Management
6 8 (19.51%) Problem Management
7 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (17.07%) SLA
7 7 (17.07%) Oracle
7 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (14.63%) Change Management
8 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (14.63%) C#
8 6 (14.63%) .NET
8 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
8 6 (14.63%) Unix
9 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
9 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
9 5 (12.20%) Validation
9 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.20%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
10 4 (9.76%) Windows
10 4 (9.76%) Web Services
10 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
11 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
11 3 (7.32%) SAP
11 3 (7.32%) Linux

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.32%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) Web Services
3 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.44%) COM
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) HTML5
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.44%) Derivative
4 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.44%) iSeries
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Unix
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) Incident Management
3 8 (19.51%) Problem Management
4 6 (14.63%) Change Management
4 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Validation
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Data Entry
8 2 (4.88%) Data Privacy
8 2 (4.88%) Defect Management
8 2 (4.88%) SDLC
8 2 (4.88%) Service Design
8 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) Java
3 6 (14.63%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Uniface
5 1 (2.44%) VB
5 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) Sun
4 1 (2.44%) RedGate
Newport, Gwent
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