Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Specialist was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 21 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 228 254
Rank change year-on-year +12 +26 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 11 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.22% 0.074% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.076% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 17
Leeds median annual salary £27,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £32,500 £32,875
90th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £59,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £27,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -31.25% +5.26% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4836 5292 6775
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 98.04% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4089 4563 5453
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Specialist in Leeds

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Applications Specialist in Leeds

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Specialist in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Specialist in Leeds

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leeds region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Google
2 8 (72.73%) Web Development
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Informatics
4 2 (18.18%) HL7
4 2 (18.18%) DICOM
4 2 (18.18%) Health Informatics
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Confluence
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) Client/Server

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (9.09%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Health Informatics
2 2 (18.18%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) DICOM
1 2 (18.18%) HL7
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix