Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £27,250 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 70 58
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 8 25 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.06% 2.27% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 2.35% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 50
Northampton median annual salary £27,250 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.15% +18.18% -11.29%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,750 £19,675
90th Percentile £38,625 £53,750 £65,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +18.18% -15.38%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 727 1062 1255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 96.42% 96.63% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 590 772 1111
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,975 £24,775 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £59,041
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Northampton region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (37.50%) iPlanet
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) J2EE
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) BladeLogic
4 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) sed
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) AWK
5 1 (12.50%) JMS
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) Servlets

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 3 (37.50%) iPlanet
1 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) Servlets
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) AWK
3 1 (12.50%) sed
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle