The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Specialist
Rank 242 241 217
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 8 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 6
Average salary £32,500 £25,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% -43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +12.50%
Applications Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7148 6551 5517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.70% 95.14% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5860 5073 4482
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
West Yorkshire -4 4 £34,947 +66.41%
North Yorkshire +10 2 £35,000 -6.66% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £31,500 -
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (28.00%) CRM
4 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) ITIL
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.00%) UNIX
7 4 (16.00%) IIS
7 4 (16.00%) Service Management
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (16.00%) QlikView
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (12.00%) System Testing
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (12.00%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (12.00%) Finance
8 3 (12.00%) SLA
8 3 (12.00%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (12.00%) XML
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle
9 2 (8.00%) MS Access
9 2 (8.00%) Cognos
9 2 (8.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 2 (8.00%) FoxPro (VFP)

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.00%) Lync
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (4.00%) Agresso
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) QlikView
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) MS Access
4 2 (8.00%) Essbase
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) CRM
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) System Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Line Management
5 2 (8.00%) Test Management
6 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) UML
6 1 (4.00%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos
3 2 (8.00%) Kofax
3 2 (8.00%) Pega
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) Imperva
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Thirteen Group
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £375 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago