The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 15 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.80% 3.77% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.93% 3.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Applications Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton 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
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101 53 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 98.06% 100.00% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 97 45 130
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Applications Support
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 9 (81.82%) User Acceptance Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Change Management
1 9 (81.82%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Degree

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) FTP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Change Management
1 9 (81.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree