Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 64 92
Rank change year-on-year +12 +28 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 47 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.31% 2.92% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% 3.03% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 10
Coventry median annual salary £39,000 £44,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.36% +60.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £34,575
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.90% -8.55%

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 1,048 1,318 1,407
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.15% 96.20% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 889 1,104 1,191
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.33% -0.59%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,075 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 29 (61.70%) SQL
2 23 (48.94%) Java
3 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (42.55%) Java EE
4 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
4 20 (42.55%) HTML
4 20 (42.55%) Linux
5 19 (40.43%) CSS
5 19 (40.43%) Kanban
6 18 (38.30%) Scrum
7 16 (34.04%) Python
8 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
8 14 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (27.66%) Master's Degree
9 13 (27.66%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (27.66%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (27.66%) PHP
9 13 (27.66%) Degree
9 13 (27.66%) Computer Science
10 12 (25.53%) jQuery
10 12 (25.53%) Apache
10 12 (25.53%) Ansible
10 12 (25.53%) Puppet
10 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (25.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (25.53%) React
10 12 (25.53%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (25.53%) Amazon S3
10 12 (25.53%) AngularJS
10 12 (25.53%) Amazon RDS

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 12 (25.53%) Apache
2 11 (23.40%) nginx
2 11 (23.40%) Tomcat
3 9 (19.15%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.66%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (25.53%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (25.53%) Amazon S3
2 12 (25.53%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.26%) SaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (21.28%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (19.15%) MySQL
5 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) HTML
1 20 (42.55%) Java EE
2 19 (40.43%) CSS
3 12 (25.53%) AngularJS
3 12 (25.53%) jQuery
3 12 (25.53%) React
4 9 (19.15%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (19.15%) XML
4 9 (19.15%) XSLT
5 7 (14.89%) SOAP
6 5 (10.64%) LAMP
6 5 (10.64%) LAPP Stack
6 5 (10.64%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (6.38%) Ajax
8 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.26%) JSF
8 2 (4.26%) Spring
8 2 (4.26%) Web Services
9 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Unix
3 5 (10.64%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) Kanban
3 18 (38.30%) Scrum
4 14 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (21.28%) Mathematics
6 8 (17.02%) ITIL
7 7 (14.89%) Proactive Monitoring
8 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
9 5 (10.64%) Task Automation
10 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.38%) Customer Engagement
12 2 (4.26%) Time Management
13 1 (2.13%) Business Analysis
13 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
13 1 (2.13%) Logistics
13 1 (2.13%) Microservices
13 1 (2.13%) Presales
13 1 (2.13%) SDLC
13 1 (2.13%) Software Deployment
13 1 (2.13%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) SQL
2 23 (48.94%) Java
3 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
4 16 (34.04%) Python
5 13 (27.66%) PHP
6 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
7 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell
8 5 (10.64%) C#
9 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.13%) Apex Code
11 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Computer Science Degree
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
1 13 (27.66%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Ansible
1 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (25.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Hitachi
3 1 (2.13%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.13%) Remedy
3 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow