The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 201 165 176
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.14% 0.084% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.089% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £31,500 £43,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,047
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.04%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4720 3352 3390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.04% 93.89% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3746 2587 2803
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Specialist
Yorkshire

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
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 30 July 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 -31 4 £38,750 -11.42%
Applications Specialist
Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) SLA
5 3 (30.00%) HL7
5 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (30.00%) UAG
5 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Photography
5 3 (30.00%) XSL
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Back Office
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Legal
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Epicor
5 3 (30.00%) CODA
5 3 (30.00%) NHS
5 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Cognos
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) IDOL
6 2 (20.00%) VB

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (20.00%) IDOL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 3 (30.00%) Back Office
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) XSL
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Photography
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Workflow
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 3 (30.00%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) UAG
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Epicor
2 3 (30.00%) CODA
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos
3 2 (20.00%) HP
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32500.00 per annum + Negotiable
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