Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £33,934 in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 6 months to 24 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 45 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 -19 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 16 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 4.27% 0.52% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 0.53% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 2
West Wales median annual salary £33,934 £18,500 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.42% - -
10th Percentile £29,405 £17,750 £17,750
90th Percentile £38,462 £19,250 £19,250
Wales median annual salary £33,934 £30,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year +12.18% +10.00% -1.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales. 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
West Wales
Permanent vacancies in West Wales with a recognized job title 366 188 121
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 97.92% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 346 175 100
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +20.97% -17.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,600 £20,650
90th Percentile £57,946 £53,750 £70,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,184
% change year-on-year +6.67% +6.58% +0.53%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in West Wales

Applications Support
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in West Wales

Applications Support
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Swansea +3 16 £33,934 +83.42%
Applications Support
Wales

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Wales region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SEO
1 16 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (87.50%) Business Transformation
2 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (87.50%) QA
2 14 (87.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) GIS
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) GIS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 16 (100.00%) SEO
2 14 (87.50%) Business Transformation
2 14 (87.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (87.50%) QA