The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 197 208 176
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.23% 0.023% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.024% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £28,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
Applications Specialist
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4574 4090 3879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.09% 95.54% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 3239 3268
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 8 £35,447 - 2
Bradford - 1 £32,500 -
Applications Specialist
Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Applications Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (42.86%) CRM
3 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 5 (35.71%) SLA
4 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (21.43%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) Cognos
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (21.43%) System Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) Perl

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Applications Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) MS Access
3 2 (14.29%) Essbase
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) System Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Test Management
6 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (7.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cognos
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Hyperion
4 1 (7.14%) Epicor
4 1 (7.14%) CODA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,394 per annum 40 days holiday, 16% pension
Posted: 5 days ago