The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Application Support
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 59 52
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 8 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.82% 0.28% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 0.28% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 277 357 435
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.54% 98.89% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 260 297 378
Median salary £35,571 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.30% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Leicester

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Leicester

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Applications Support 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 Leicester region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) MVC
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 12 (38.71%) .NET
3 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
4 11 (35.48%) ITIL
4 11 (35.48%) HTML
5 10 (32.26%) SLA
6 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (29.03%) Back Office
6 9 (29.03%) Capacity Management
6 9 (29.03%) Coaching
7 8 (25.81%) Retail
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
8 6 (19.35%) jQuery
8 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
8 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (19.35%) EPoS
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
8 6 (19.35%) CSS
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
8 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
9 5 (16.13%) Java
9 5 (16.13%) EDI
9 5 (16.13%) ERP
9 5 (16.13%) Finance
9 5 (16.13%) Line Management

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Infor M3
2 3 (9.68%) Movex
2 3 (9.68%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) ProC
General
1 9 (29.03%) Back Office
2 8 (25.81%) Retail
3 5 (16.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) .NET
1 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
2 11 (35.48%) HTML
3 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
3 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (19.35%) CSS
3 6 (19.35%) jQuery
4 5 (16.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) AIX
1 2 (6.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) MVC
2 11 (35.48%) ITIL
3 9 (29.03%) Capacity Management
3 9 (29.03%) Coaching
3 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
5 5 (16.13%) ERP
5 5 (16.13%) Line Management
6 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Infor
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Retek