Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Support
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 132 107
Rank change year-on-year -32 -25 +47
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 98 148 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.47% 2.11% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 2.16% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 95 124 173
West Yorkshire median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £24,100 £23,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £43,800 £42,125 £38,554
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year - +12.90% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,492 6,852 8,264
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 97.65% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5,554 5,938 6,874
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +2.56%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in West Yorkshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in West Yorkshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in West Yorkshire

Applications Support
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 Support within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. 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 -40 65 £35,000 - 7
Wetherby +2 9 £24,000 -23.81%
Bradford -1 9 £34,000 +13.33%
Huddersfield +8 8 £33,000 +37.50%
Wakefield - 4 £38,000 -
Halifax - 1 £31,000 - 1
Applications Support
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 62 (63.27%) SQL
2 43 (43.88%) .NET
3 42 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 37 (37.76%) Windows
4 37 (37.76%) Microsoft
5 33 (33.67%) Finance
6 30 (30.61%) C#
7 25 (25.51%) ITIL
8 16 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (16.33%) ERP
9 15 (15.31%) Oracle
9 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (15.31%) DevOps
10 13 (13.27%) IIS
11 11 (11.22%) Dynamics AX
11 11 (11.22%) Web Services
12 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
12 10 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (10.20%) Self-Motivation
13 9 (9.18%) Customer Requirements
13 9 (9.18%) Windows Server
13 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
13 9 (9.18%) PowerShell
13 9 (9.18%) Relational Database
13 9 (9.18%) VB
13 9 (9.18%) B2B
13 9 (9.18%) Retail
14 8 (8.16%) Replication
14 8 (8.16%) PL/SQL
14 8 (8.16%) JavaScript

Applications Support 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 13 (13.27%) IIS
2 5 (5.10%) CMS
2 5 (5.10%) EPiServer
2 5 (5.10%) Kentico
2 5 (5.10%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (5.10%) Umbraco
3 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.02%) Confluence
4 1 (1.02%) JBoss
4 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (5.10%) assyst
3 4 (4.08%) BPCS
3 4 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (4.08%) NetSuite
4 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (2.04%) Carpe Diem
5 2 (2.04%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.12%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (5.10%) SaaS
4 4 (4.08%) IaaS
4 4 (4.08%) PaaS
5 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Internet
2 3 (3.06%) Firewall
3 1 (1.02%) DHCP
3 1 (1.02%) DNS
3 1 (1.02%) HTTP
3 1 (1.02%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.02%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.18%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.10%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (5.10%) DB2
6 4 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.04%) MS Access
7 2 (2.04%) MySQL
8 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) JIRA
1 6 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.04%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.02%) MSI
3 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (33.67%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Retail
3 7 (7.14%) Marketing
4 6 (6.12%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.88%) .NET
2 11 (11.22%) Web Services
3 6 (6.12%) SOAP
3 6 (6.12%) XML
4 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.10%) HTML
5 4 (4.08%) WSDL
6 3 (3.06%) EDI
7 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.04%) ODBC
7 2 (2.04%) REST
8 1 (1.02%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.02%) JSON
8 1 (1.02%) Node.js
8 1 (1.02%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (8.16%) Replication
3 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.06%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.02%) CMDB
7 1 (1.02%) Fintech
7 1 (1.02%) FMCG
7 1 (1.02%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.76%) Windows
2 9 (9.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.12%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.10%) Android
4 5 (5.10%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.04%) Unix
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.51%) ITIL
2 16 (16.33%) ERP
2 16 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (15.31%) DevOps
4 9 (9.18%) B2B
4 9 (9.18%) Customer Requirements
4 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
5 7 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.14%) Coaching
5 7 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.12%) Capacity Management
6 6 (6.12%) Change Management
6 6 (6.12%) CRM
6 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (5.10%) ITIL V3
7 5 (5.10%) Logistics
7 5 (5.10%) Release Management
8 4 (4.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 62 (63.27%) SQL
2 30 (30.61%) C#
3 9 (9.18%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.18%) VB
4 8 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.16%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.08%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.06%) C++
6 3 (3.06%) Java
7 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.04%) VBA
8 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.02%) Perl
8 1 (1.02%) Python
8 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.04%) MCAD
3 2 (2.04%) MCSD
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) SLA
2 4 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (37.76%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.31%) Oracle
3 7 (7.14%) Sage
4 5 (5.10%) Sitecore
4 5 (5.10%) VMware
5 4 (4.08%) Epicor
5 4 (4.08%) IFS
5 4 (4.08%) JD Edwards
5 4 (4.08%) SAP
6 3 (3.06%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.04%) Alterian
7 2 (2.04%) iManage
7 2 (2.04%) Infor
7 2 (2.04%) Sybase
8 1 (1.02%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.02%) Google