Period
to 18 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bridgend during the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

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

Application Support
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - +28 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 9.68% - 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% - 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Bridgend median annual salary £33,500 - £27,500
10th Percentile £31,400 - £21,250
90th Percentile £35,650 - £40,750
South Wales median annual salary £32,000 £31,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +3.23% +12.73% -1.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend. 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
Bridgend
Permanent vacancies in Bridgend with a recognized job title 30 110 142
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 94.83% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28 93 122
Bridgend median annual salary £37,500 £28,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -12.31% -10.96%
10th Percentile £25,275 £19,100 £17,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £43,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Bridgend

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Bridgend

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Bridgend region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft