Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Support
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 54 73
Rank change year-on-year +14 +19 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.78% 1.14% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Bedford median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% - -
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +53.85% +25.00% -35.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedford
Permanent vacancies in Bedford with a recognized job title 251 348 527
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.05% 98.86% 98.50%
Number of salaries quoted 211 310 489
Bedford median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Bedford

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Bedford

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) SystmOne
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) NHS

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP