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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 149 119 72
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -47
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 61 69 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.19% 1.85% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.95% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 55 57 126
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £35,100
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.07%
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
4959 3535 3715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.78% 94.87% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3869 2831 3121
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -34 49 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Bradford -13 6 £23,500 -14.54%
Wetherby - 2 £29,375 - 1
Brighouse - 1 £22,500 -
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 82 (57.34%) SQL
2 71 (49.65%) ITIL
3 62 (43.36%) .NET
4 57 (39.86%) XML
5 55 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 50 (34.97%) Windows
7 46 (32.17%) C#
8 38 (26.57%) VB
9 36 (25.17%) Microsoft
10 25 (17.48%) Web Services
11 24 (16.78%) SOAP
11 24 (16.78%) WSDL
11 24 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (15.38%) Classic ASP
13 20 (13.99%) MS Excel
14 19 (13.29%) IIS
15 18 (12.59%) SharePoint
16 17 (11.89%) Oracle
16 17 (11.89%) Finance
17 15 (10.49%) VMware
18 14 (9.79%) Internet
18 14 (9.79%) T-SQL
18 14 (9.79%) HTML
18 14 (9.79%) Windows XP
19 13 (9.09%) SLA
19 13 (9.09%) VBA
20 12 (8.39%) Visual Studio
20 12 (8.39%) CSS
21 11 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
21 11 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 19 (13.29%) IIS
2 18 (12.59%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.59%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.10%) Apache
5 2 (1.40%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.40%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.40%) LiveLink
5 2 (1.40%) SAS
6 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (13.99%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Agresso
2 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.79%) Internet
2 2 (1.40%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) SAN
3 1 (0.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (2.80%) MS Access
5 3 (2.10%) MySQL
6 2 (1.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.40%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.40%) Maven
2 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.70%) InstallShield
General
1 17 (11.89%) Finance
2 4 (2.80%) French Language
3 3 (2.10%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.10%) Legal
4 2 (1.40%) Retail
4 2 (1.40%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Back Office
5 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (43.36%) .NET
2 57 (39.86%) XML
3 25 (17.48%) Web Services
4 24 (16.78%) SOAP
4 24 (16.78%) WSDL
5 22 (15.38%) Classic ASP
6 14 (9.79%) HTML
7 12 (8.39%) CSS
8 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.80%) jQuery
10 2 (1.40%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.40%) Spring
11 1 (0.70%) WCF
11 1 (0.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.59%) Statistics
3 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 50 (34.97%) Windows
2 14 (9.79%) Windows XP
3 8 (5.59%) Linux
4 7 (4.90%) UNIX
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.40%) Debian
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (49.65%) ITIL
2 10 (6.99%) Data Analysis
3 9 (6.29%) Service Management
4 8 (5.59%) Service Delivery
4 8 (5.59%) Release Management
5 6 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (3.50%) Configuration Management
6 5 (3.50%) ERP
6 5 (3.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (3.50%) Test Scripting
6 5 (3.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (2.80%) CRM
8 2 (1.40%) Project Management
8 2 (1.40%) Change Management
8 2 (1.40%) Software Engineering
8 2 (1.40%) Software Testing
8 2 (1.40%) Resource Management
8 2 (1.40%) Software Deployment
8 2 (1.40%) Analytics
8 2 (1.40%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (57.34%) SQL
2 46 (32.17%) C#
3 38 (26.57%) VB
4 14 (9.79%) T-SQL
5 13 (9.09%) VBA
6 9 (6.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.20%) VB6
8 5 (3.50%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.10%) Java
10 1 (0.70%) C++
10 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (2.80%) Degree
2 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.09%) SLA
2 7 (4.90%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.20%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.80%) UAG
Vendors
1 36 (25.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.89%) Oracle
3 15 (10.49%) VMware
4 4 (2.80%) Epicor
4 4 (2.80%) CODA
4 4 (2.80%) Sage
4 4 (2.80%) Cognos
5 3 (2.10%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.40%) JBoss
6 2 (1.40%) Citrix
6 2 (1.40%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.40%) Alterian
7 1 (0.70%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.70%) CA
7 1 (0.70%) Cisco
7 1 (0.70%) IBM
7 1 (0.70%) SAP
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