The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Applications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 94 92 107
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.081% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.39% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Median salary £29,000 £50,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.00% +138.09%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Applications Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1167 1273 1514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.65% 95.43% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 704 796 976
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Applications Engineer in the job title.

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Engineer across the Edinburgh region.

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Applications Engineer 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 Edinburgh region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Sage CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Sage
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware