Period
to 25 June 2019

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 145 158 129
Rank change year-on-year +13 -29 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 67 96 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.51% 1.45% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.49% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57 93 128
West Yorkshire median annual salary £27,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.12% +4.62% +8.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £46,000 £44,500 £39,265
Yorkshire median annual salary £28,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -18.57% - +12.90%

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 4,323 6,444 6,950
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 97.24% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,678 5,470 5,981
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,750 £62,500 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 2019. 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 +15 36 £31,250 -10.71% 6
Bradford +42 10 £46,750 +53.28% 1
Ilkley - 9 £26,000 -
Huddersfield -4 3 £29,000 -12.12%
Wetherby -4 1 £25,000 +4.17%
Halifax -10 1 £32,500 +4.84%
Applications Support
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 40 (59.70%) Microsoft
2 22 (32.84%) SQL
3 21 (31.34%) SQL Server
4 20 (29.85%) ITIL
5 19 (28.36%) Windows
6 17 (25.37%) Finance
6 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (22.39%) PowerShell
7 15 (22.39%) Change Control
7 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (22.39%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (20.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (19.40%) DevOps
9 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
9 13 (19.40%) Degree
10 12 (17.91%) QA
11 11 (16.42%) Kanban
11 11 (16.42%) Scrum
11 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
13 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
14 8 (11.94%) SLA
15 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
15 7 (10.45%) T-SQL
15 7 (10.45%) Root Cause Analysis
15 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
15 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (8.96%) Time Management

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 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.97%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) SAP Portal
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (1.49%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.97%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (5.97%) IaaS
3 3 (4.48%) SaaS
4 1 (1.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.99%) DB2
4 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Legal
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) .NET
1 5 (7.46%) HTML
2 4 (5.97%) Web Services
3 3 (4.48%) Spring
4 2 (2.99%) CSS
4 2 (2.99%) EDI
4 2 (2.99%) Node.js
4 2 (2.99%) React
4 2 (2.99%) SAP PI
4 2 (2.99%) SOAP
4 2 (2.99%) WSDL
4 2 (2.99%) XML
5 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.97%) NHS
2 4 (5.97%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Windows
2 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
3 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) AIX
5 2 (2.99%) Linux
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) ITIL
2 15 (22.39%) Change Control
2 15 (22.39%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (20.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (19.40%) DevOps
5 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.42%) Kanban
5 11 (16.42%) Scrum
6 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
7 7 (10.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (8.96%) CRM
8 6 (8.96%) Project Management
8 6 (8.96%) Time Management
9 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Management
9 5 (7.46%) Telematics
10 4 (5.97%) Data Management
10 4 (5.97%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) SQL
2 15 (22.39%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.46%) Java
5 4 (5.97%) C#
5 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.48%) VB
7 2 (2.99%) ABAP
7 2 (2.99%) C++
8 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.49%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) QA
2 8 (11.94%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 40 (59.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) Blue Prism
2 4 (5.97%) ServiceNow
2 4 (5.97%) UiPath
3 2 (2.99%) Citrix
3 2 (2.99%) IBM
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) SAP
3 2 (2.99%) VMware
4 1 (1.49%) Nintex
4 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds