Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 23 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 66 75
Rank change year-on-year -26 +9 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 3 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.31% 2.70% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 2.79% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 32 34
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £45,500 £22,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,000 £47,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +8.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 940 1002 1034
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 96.62% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 791 863 853
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Watford

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Watford

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Watford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Watford

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

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

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Apex Code
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Apex Code
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle