Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Specialist was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire 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 Specialist
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 282 298
Rank change year-on-year +33 +16 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 23 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.32% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 17
West Yorkshire median annual salary £27,500 £31,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.70% -23.17% +33.33%
10th Percentile £23,750 £28,950 £25,350
90th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £59,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £31,500 £32,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year -1.56% -5.19% -2.17%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6913 8058 9469
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.56% 97.84% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5919 6737 7494
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.01%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,245 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £59,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Specialist in West Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Specialist in West Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Specialist in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Specialist in West Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Leeds +36 18 £27,500 -29.28%
Wetherby +4 5 £31,500 - 1
Bradford +2 1 - -
Applications Specialist
Yorkshire

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Applications Specialist 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 Yorkshire region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) PHP
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
2 12 (52.17%) Google
2 12 (52.17%) Web Development
2 12 (52.17%) jQuery
3 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) Unix
5 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) XML
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (13.04%) Apache
8 3 (13.04%) IIS
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle
9 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) Citrix
9 2 (8.70%) SLA
9 2 (8.70%) Informatics
9 2 (8.70%) HL7
9 2 (8.70%) DICOM
9 2 (8.70%) SCOM
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) CSS
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
1 12 (52.17%) jQuery
2 4 (17.39%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Unix
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Web Development
2 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (8.70%) Health Informatics
2 2 (8.70%) Informatics
2 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
2 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Change Management
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
1 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
1 12 (52.17%) PHP
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) DICOM
1 2 (8.70%) HL7
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) iManage
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
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