The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan 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 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 Support
Rank - 18 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 2.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Applications Support
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan 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
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
116 43 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 99.15% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 78 38 108
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Wigan

Applications Support
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) CMS

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 4 (100.00%) CMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VB