Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 20 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 91 72
Rank change year-on-year +13 -19 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 19 25 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.68% 1.70% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.75% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 56
Northamptonshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.18% -15.38%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £40,250 £53,750 £65,000
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year - +4.84% +3.33%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1094 1427 1740
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 96.47% 97.01% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1066 1527
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,375 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,950 £57,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Northamptonshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Northamptonshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Northamptonshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +2 8 £27,250 -16.15%
Wellingborough - 3 £31,500 -
Applications Support
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (36.84%) ERP
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 5 (26.32%) Unix
5 5 (26.32%) J2EE
5 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
6 4 (21.05%) SLA
6 4 (21.05%) JBoss
6 4 (21.05%) iPlanet
7 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (15.79%) CRM
7 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) AS400
7 3 (15.79%) Retail
7 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
8 2 (10.53%) Spring
8 2 (10.53%) Logistics
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.53%) Finance
8 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
8 2 (10.53%) AWK
8 2 (10.53%) RedPrairie
8 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (21.05%) iPlanet
1 4 (21.05%) JBoss
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
2 2 (10.53%) JMS
2 2 (10.53%) JSP
2 2 (10.53%) Servlets
2 2 (10.53%) Spring
2 2 (10.53%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.79%) AS400
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
2 7 (36.84%) ERP
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Logistics
5 2 (10.53%) Process Management
5 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.53%) AWK
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) sed
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.53%) HNC
2 2 (10.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) BladeLogic
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) JD Edwards
2 2 (10.53%) JDA
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) RedPrairie
2 2 (10.53%) SAP