Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Specialist was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Application Specialist
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 203 241
Rank change year-on-year +3 +38 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 18 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.41% 0.25% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.25% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Hertfordshire median annual salary £31,000 £56,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.64% +41.77% +16.18%
10th Percentile £29,500 £45,950 £25,050
90th Percentile £33,500 £61,350 £54,350
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -14.63% -8.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4259 4342 5202
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 97.03% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3613 3627 4284
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,788
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Specialist in Hertfordshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Specialist in Hertfordshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £32,500 -
Applications Specialist
East of England

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) C#
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
1 15 (83.33%) Retail
2 11 (61.11%) EPoS
3 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
3 2 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (5.56%) Migration

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 15 (83.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) EPoS
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.56%) Change Control
1 1 (5.56%) Migration
1 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality