The median annual salary for a Applications Specialist was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Application Specialist
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 167 170
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.034% 0.094% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.097% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Median salary £35,000 £21,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.79% -4.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,467 £45,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year -18.96% +25.87%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2836 3095 3291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.82% 97.36% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2477 2677
Median salary £37,500 £37,846 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.91% -2.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Applications Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Specialist in the East Midlands

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Specialist in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Applications Specialist in the East Midlands

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Applications Specialist 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 East Midlands region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Northgate
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
1 2 (66.67%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Northgate Housing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Northgate
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata