The median annual salary for an Applications Specialist was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Application Specialist
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 227 229
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 15 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.16% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.17% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 21
Median salary £27,500 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.29% -4.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.97% +1.87%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5296 5424 6722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.68% 97.71% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4449 4599 5530
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured Applications Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Specialist in Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Specialist in Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Specialist in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Specialist in Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +23 15 £27,500 -11.29% 1
Applications Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) PHP
3 9 (34.62%) Google
3 9 (34.62%) jQuery
3 9 (34.62%) Web Development
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 7 (26.92%) Unix
4 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 7 (26.92%) IIS
5 6 (23.08%) XML
5 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 4 (15.38%) Apache
6 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (11.54%) SCOM
7 3 (11.54%) Finance
7 3 (11.54%) SLA
8 2 (7.69%) Citrix
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Migration
8 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) Banking

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) CSS
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
1 9 (34.62%) jQuery
2 6 (23.08%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Unix
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Web Development
2 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) iManage
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Imperative People
Salary: £29000 - £34000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £37,500 per annum + excellent overtime and on-call pay
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £32,500
Posted: 14 days ago