Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £33,250 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 120 128
Rank change year-on-year -59 +8 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 81 170 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.17% 2.35% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 2.40% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78 148 180
West Yorkshire median annual salary £33,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.31% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,350 £21,500
90th Percentile £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 6,738 7,085 8,648
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 97.87% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5,767 6,175 7,155
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 February 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 February 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 -55 54 £35,000 - 8
Bradford +3 10 £26,000 -18.75%
Huddersfield -7 5 £22,000 -16.98%
Keighley - 5 £32,500 -
Wakefield - 5 £37,500 - 1
Wetherby +4 1 - - 1
Applications Support
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 45 (55.56%) SQL
2 30 (37.04%) .NET
3 29 (35.80%) SQL Server
4 22 (27.16%) Finance
5 20 (24.69%) C#
5 20 (24.69%) Windows
6 16 (19.75%) Windows Server
6 16 (19.75%) SharePoint
7 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 15 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (17.28%) DevOps
9 12 (14.81%) Oracle
10 11 (13.58%) IIS
10 11 (13.58%) Change Management
11 10 (12.35%) ITIL
11 10 (12.35%) T-SQL
11 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
11 10 (12.35%) CRM
11 10 (12.35%) ERP
11 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (9.88%) Internet
12 8 (9.88%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (9.88%) Business Analysis
12 8 (9.88%) Dynamics AX
13 7 (8.64%) Degree
13 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
13 7 (8.64%) Release Management
14 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (7.41%) Process Improvement

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 16 (19.75%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.58%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (6.17%) Carpe Diem
2 5 (6.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (6.17%) Elite 3E
3 2 (2.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.23%) BPCS
4 1 (1.23%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.17%) Office 365
3 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.70%) IaaS
4 3 (3.70%) PaaS
4 3 (3.70%) SaaS
5 2 (2.47%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) Internet
2 5 (6.17%) DHCP
2 5 (6.17%) DNS
2 5 (6.17%) HTTP
2 5 (6.17%) HTTPS
2 5 (6.17%) IMAP
3 1 (1.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.70%) MS Access
6 2 (2.47%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.47%) DB2
6 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.47%) MySQL
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.23%) OLAP
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.23%) Subversion
2 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (27.16%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Legal
3 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.04%) .NET
2 6 (7.41%) HTML
3 5 (6.17%) ODBC
4 4 (4.94%) Node.js
5 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.23%) Ajax
6 1 (1.23%) Classic ASP
6 1 (1.23%) CSS
6 1 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.23%) Web Services
6 1 (1.23%) XML
6 1 (1.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.47%) CMDB
3 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) FMCG
4 1 (1.23%) iSeries
4 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.69%) Windows
2 16 (19.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Unix
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (17.28%) DevOps
3 11 (13.58%) Change Management
4 10 (12.35%) CRM
4 10 (12.35%) ERP
4 10 (12.35%) ITIL
5 8 (9.88%) Business Analysis
6 7 (8.64%) Release Management
7 6 (7.41%) Customer-Centricity
7 6 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.41%) Process Improvement
8 5 (6.17%) Capacity Management
8 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 5 (6.17%) Workflow
9 4 (4.94%) Coaching
9 4 (4.94%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (55.56%) SQL
2 20 (24.69%) C#
3 10 (12.35%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.41%) Java
5 6 (7.41%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.17%) Python
7 4 (4.94%) Go
8 3 (3.70%) C++
8 3 (3.70%) VBA
9 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.23%) C
10 1 (1.23%) RPG
10 1 (1.23%) VB
10 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (3.70%) MCAD
2 3 (3.70%) MCSD
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.17%) Terminal Services
2 5 (6.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.81%) Oracle
3 5 (6.17%) iManage
4 4 (4.94%) Sage
5 3 (3.70%) Alterian
5 3 (3.70%) VMware
6 2 (2.47%) Infor
6 2 (2.47%) SAP
6 2 (2.47%) Sybase
7 1 (1.23%) Epicor
7 1 (1.23%) Google
7 1 (1.23%) IFS
7 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.23%) QAD
7 1 (1.23%) Remedy
7 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.23%) Splunk