The median annual salary for a Applications Specialist was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 253 258
Rank change year-on-year +40 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 12 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.22% 0.092% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.095% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 10
Median salary £32,000 £25,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -18.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,600 £35,239
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -21.11% +28.57%  

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 6337 7292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.82% 97.28% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4630 5278 5899
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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
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 29 March 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 +24 9 £31,500 +26.00% 2
North Yorkshire +9 3 £35,000 -
Applications Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) IIS
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) XML
3 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) SCOM
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) SLA
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (16.67%) Apache
7 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Banking
7 2 (11.11%) Online Banking
7 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Epicor Tropos
8 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013

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 (38.89%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Epicor Tropos
1 1 (5.56%) Maximo
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ODBC
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Document Management
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Epicor
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) iManage
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Vignette
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