Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 24 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 96 81
Rank change year-on-year +44 -15 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 49 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.72% 1.27% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 1.35% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 46 11 15
Coventry median annual salary £43,000 £27,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.36% -23.61% +30.91%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £31,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £29,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year +26.05% -8.46% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1262 1338 1388
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 94.36% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1126 1159
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Coventry

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Coventry

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Coventry over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Coventry

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 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 Coventry region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 32 (65.31%) SQL
2 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
3 19 (38.78%) Data Analysis
4 15 (30.61%) Oracle
5 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 14 (28.57%) Capita
6 13 (26.53%) Windows
7 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database
8 10 (20.41%) Unix
8 10 (20.41%) ITIL
8 10 (20.41%) C#
9 9 (18.37%) Data Protection
9 9 (18.37%) Degree
10 8 (16.33%) PL/SQL
11 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
11 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
12 6 (12.24%) Active Listening
12 6 (12.24%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (12.24%) Project Planning
12 6 (12.24%) Service Management
12 6 (12.24%) Automotive
12 6 (12.24%) QAD
12 6 (12.24%) EDI
12 6 (12.24%) ERP
12 6 (12.24%) Project Management
12 6 (12.24%) IIS
12 6 (12.24%) SAP
12 6 (12.24%) BPCS
13 5 (10.20%) ETL

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 6 (12.24%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) BPCS
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.04%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) SAN
1 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.16%) MySQL
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.12%) Big Data
5 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.24%) Automotive
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) EDI
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) Grails
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) jQuery
2 1 (2.04%) JSON
2 1 (2.04%) LAMP
2 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.04%) EPoS
1 1 (2.04%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Unix
3 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.16%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Data Analysis
2 10 (20.41%) ITIL
3 9 (18.37%) Data Protection
4 6 (12.24%) Active Listening
4 6 (12.24%) ERP
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) Project Planning
4 6 (12.24%) Service Management
4 6 (12.24%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) ETL
6 4 (8.16%) Proactive Management
7 3 (6.12%) OO
7 3 (6.12%) OOP
7 3 (6.12%) People Management
7 3 (6.12%) Strategic Thinking
8 2 (4.08%) Change Management
8 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.04%) Proactive Monitoring
9 1 (2.04%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) C#
3 8 (16.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.16%) Java
5 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.12%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Groovy
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) RPG
6 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) HND
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 14 (28.57%) Capita
2 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) QAD
3 6 (12.24%) SAP
4 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) Civica
5 1 (2.04%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) Northgate
5 1 (2.04%) VMware