The median annual salary for an Applications Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Application Specialist
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 - 96
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.21% - 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.97% +1.87%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 910 955 1009
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.60% 98.25% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 725 730 830
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Specialist in Gloucestershire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Applications Specialist in Gloucestershire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 - -
Applications Specialist
South West

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft