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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Specialist
Rank 203 203 173
Rank change year-on-year
0 -30
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 10 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.21% 0.16% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.17% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Average salary £56,500 £31,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.36% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.33% -6.25%
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
4628 4770 3405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.22% 96.89% 94.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3705 3801 2620
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 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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 +16 10 £56,500 +45.80% 1
Applications Specialist
Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (42.86%) Linux
4 9 (42.86%) Apache
5 8 (38.10%) COM+
5 8 (38.10%) VB
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 8 (38.10%) C++
5 8 (38.10%) N-Tier
5 8 (38.10%) VB6
5 8 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (33.33%) LAMP
6 7 (33.33%) PHP
6 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (28.57%) HP
7 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
8 5 (23.81%) Database Tuning
8 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
9 4 (19.05%) Interwoven
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) IDOL
9 4 (19.05%) Legal
9 4 (19.05%) Document Management
9 4 (19.05%) WorkSite
9 4 (19.05%) Lync
9 4 (19.05%) Change Control
9 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (14.29%) SCCM

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 9 (42.86%) Apache
2 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (19.05%) WorkSite
3 4 (19.05%) Lync
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) IDOL
General
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
1 8 (38.10%) COM+
2 7 (33.33%) LAMP
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (23.81%) Database Tuning
3 4 (19.05%) Change Control
3 4 (19.05%) Document Management
3 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) BCP
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) VB
2 8 (38.10%) VB6
2 8 (38.10%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) Interwoven
4 2 (9.52%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) Sophos
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
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