Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 65 60
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 51 43 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.87% 3.25% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.05% 3.34% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 49 39 35
Coventry median annual salary £39,000 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +63.64% -
10th Percentile £21,450 £26,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £50,000 £56,000
West Midlands median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year -8.57% +18.64% +7.27%

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 1,259 1,286 1,434
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.60% 97.28% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,062 1,093 1,183
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 32 (62.75%) SQL
2 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 25 (49.02%) ITIL
5 23 (45.10%) XML
6 22 (43.14%) XSLT
6 22 (43.14%) SOAP
7 19 (37.25%) BizTalk Server
8 18 (35.29%) Data Analysis
9 17 (33.33%) C#
10 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
11 9 (17.65%) Task Automation
11 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
12 5 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
13 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (5.88%) Time Management
13 3 (5.88%) Capita
13 3 (5.88%) Finance
13 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
13 3 (5.88%) Windows
14 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
14 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
14 2 (3.92%) SLA
14 2 (3.92%) Internet
14 2 (3.92%) VMware
14 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
14 2 (3.92%) Change Management
14 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
14 2 (3.92%) Statistics
14 2 (3.92%) Data Protection Act

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 19 (37.25%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Back Office
2 1 (1.96%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) XML
2 22 (43.14%) SOAP
2 22 (43.14%) XSLT
3 1 (1.96%) Ajax
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
2 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) ITIL
2 18 (35.29%) Data Analysis
3 9 (17.65%) Task Automation
4 5 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (5.88%) Time Management
6 2 (3.92%) Change Management
6 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.92%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.92%) Statistics
7 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.96%) CRM
7 1 (1.96%) Data Management
7 1 (1.96%) Presales
7 1 (1.96%) Process Management
7 1 (1.96%) Project Management
7 1 (1.96%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) SQL
2 17 (33.33%) C#
3 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.96%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.96%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) GDPR
1 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Capita
3 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow