Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

Application Support
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 46 59
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 6 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.52% 4.65% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 4.85% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 7
Luton median annual salary £52,500 £31,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.35% +27.00% -35.06%
10th Percentile £33,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £40,000 £36,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +53.85% +25.00% -35.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 384 680 596
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 95.91% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 280 578 507
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +2.39%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,500 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Luton

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Luton

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Luton over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Luton region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (16.67%) Informatica
5 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) ISO 8583
5 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
5 1 (16.67%) Retail

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 20022
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP