Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Application Support
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 68 84
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 18 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.55% 2.43% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 2.53% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 29
Northampton median annual salary £22,500 £28,750 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +8.49% -18.46%
10th Percentile £20,263 £21,525 £20,450
90th Percentile £28,225 £33,450 £34,200
Northamptonshire median annual salary £22,500 £29,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year -23.73% +11.32% -18.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 670 868 1,340
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.04% 95.81% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 527 587 1,108
Northampton median annual salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.75% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Northampton

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Northampton

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Northampton over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Northampton region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (33.33%) ITIL
4 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 5 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) CRM
5 5 (27.78%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (22.22%) Games
6 4 (22.22%) Public Cloud
6 4 (22.22%) Change Control
6 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (22.22%) Bond Adapt
7 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.11%) iPad
8 2 (11.11%) SLA
8 2 (11.11%) Unix
8 2 (11.11%) Java
9 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (5.56%) J2EE
9 1 (5.56%) Web Services

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (5.56%) iPlanet
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Bond Adapt
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) Visualforce
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Public Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
2 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
2 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Change Control
4 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management
5 1 (5.56%) Logistics
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Apex Code
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Salesforce.com