The median annual salary for a Applications Support was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 45 43
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 23 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 5.87% 0.32% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.99% 0.32% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 16
Median salary £39,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  

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 384 312 432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.96% 99.68% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 342 251 360
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Leicester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 17 (56.67%) ITIL
2 16 (53.33%) SLA
3 15 (50.00%) SQL
4 14 (46.67%) Retail
5 12 (40.00%) EPoS
6 9 (30.00%) Retail-J
6 9 (30.00%) Capacity Management
6 9 (30.00%) Coaching
6 9 (30.00%) Finance
6 9 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 9 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (30.00%) Back Office
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle
8 7 (23.33%) C#
9 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (20.00%) CSS
9 6 (20.00%) .NET
9 6 (20.00%) MVC
9 6 (20.00%) Hyperion
9 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (20.00%) CODA
9 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (20.00%) jQuery
9 6 (20.00%) Supplier Management
9 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (10.00%) 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 9 (30.00%) Retail-J
2 3 (10.00%) Infor M3
3 1 (3.33%) Movex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) ProC
General
1 14 (46.67%) Retail
2 9 (30.00%) Back Office
2 9 (30.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
1 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (20.00%) CSS
1 6 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (10.00%) EDI
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) AIX
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Capacity Management
2 9 (30.00%) Coaching
2 9 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (20.00%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (10.00%) ERP
4 3 (10.00%) Line Management
4 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (53.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) CODA
2 6 (20.00%) Hyperion
3 3 (10.00%) Infor
4 2 (6.67%) Retek
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago