The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 141 115 77
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 68 57 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.36% 1.58% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.68% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 62 44 112
Average salary £27,750 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,650 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,800 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -5.23%
Applications Support
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
4811 3399 3628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.57% 94.31% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3753 2675 3021
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Applications Support
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 Support within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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 -9 57 £27,500 -15.38% 10
Bradford -8 4 £26,000 -11.86% 1
Brighouse - 1 £22,500 -
Wetherby - 1 £28,500 -
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 83 (56.85%) SQL
2 67 (45.89%) ITIL
3 62 (42.47%) XML
4 57 (39.04%) .NET
5 56 (38.36%) SQL Server
6 55 (37.67%) Windows
7 44 (30.14%) C#
8 31 (21.23%) Web Services
8 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
9 30 (20.55%) WSDL
9 30 (20.55%) SOAP
10 29 (19.86%) VB
11 26 (17.81%) IIS
12 22 (15.07%) Finance
13 20 (13.70%) Internet
13 20 (13.70%) Windows XP
14 19 (13.01%) MS Excel
14 19 (13.01%) Classic ASP
14 19 (13.01%) Oracle
15 18 (12.33%) T-SQL
16 16 (10.96%) HTML
17 15 (10.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (10.27%) VMware
18 14 (9.59%) CSS
18 14 (9.59%) Visual Studio
18 14 (9.59%) SLA
19 13 (8.90%) SharePoint
20 12 (8.22%) VBA
20 12 (8.22%) Service Delivery
21 11 (7.53%) Service Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 26 (17.81%) IIS
2 13 (8.90%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.85%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.74%) Apache
4 4 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.05%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.37%) SAS
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (13.01%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Agresso
2 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.70%) Internet
2 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.37%) SAN
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (38.36%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.79%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (2.74%) MySQL
5 4 (2.74%) MS Access
6 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (1.37%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.37%) Maven
2 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.68%) InstallShield
General
1 22 (15.07%) Finance
2 5 (3.42%) French Language
3 2 (1.37%) Legal
3 2 (1.37%) Banking
3 2 (1.37%) Retail
3 2 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.68%) Back Office
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (42.47%) XML
2 57 (39.04%) .NET
3 31 (21.23%) Web Services
4 30 (20.55%) SOAP
4 30 (20.55%) WSDL
5 19 (13.01%) Classic ASP
6 16 (10.96%) HTML
7 14 (9.59%) CSS
8 10 (6.85%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.11%) jQuery
10 2 (1.37%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.37%) Spring
11 1 (0.68%) Java EE
11 1 (0.68%) WCF
11 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.79%) Statistics
2 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 55 (37.67%) Windows
2 20 (13.70%) Windows XP
3 8 (5.48%) UNIX
4 7 (4.79%) Linux
5 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.37%) Debian
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (45.89%) ITIL
2 12 (8.22%) Service Delivery
3 11 (7.53%) Service Management
4 9 (6.16%) Data Analysis
5 6 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (4.11%) Configuration Management
5 6 (4.11%) Test Scripting
5 6 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (3.42%) ERP
7 4 (2.74%) CRM
7 4 (2.74%) Release Management
8 3 (2.05%) Resource Management
8 3 (2.05%) Project Management
9 2 (1.37%) Software Engineering
9 2 (1.37%) Change Management
9 2 (1.37%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (1.37%) Software Testing
9 2 (1.37%) Migration
9 2 (1.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (56.85%) SQL
2 44 (30.14%) C#
3 29 (19.86%) VB
4 18 (12.33%) T-SQL
5 12 (8.22%) VBA
6 11 (7.53%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.11%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.11%) Java
8 2 (1.37%) VB6
8 2 (1.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.42%) Degree
2 3 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.59%) SLA
2 7 (4.79%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.11%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.74%) UAG
Vendors
1 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.01%) Oracle
3 15 (10.27%) VMware
4 4 (2.74%) CODA
4 4 (2.74%) Cognos
4 4 (2.74%) Epicor
5 3 (2.05%) Sage
5 3 (2.05%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.37%) Alterian
6 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.37%) Citrix
6 2 (1.37%) JBoss
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) CA
7 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
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