The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 93 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.073% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.077% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £25,500 £22,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.90% -43.58%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
1203 1303 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.65% 95.74% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 815 823 874
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Engineer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Applications Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Applications Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) JBoss
4 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) ETL
4 4 (36.36%) IIS
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) Memory Management
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Informatica
4 4 (36.36%) Middleware
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Regular Expression
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) sed
5 3 (27.27%) SaaS
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Applications Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Apache
2 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) JBoss
2 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
3 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) SSH
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Middleware
1 4 (36.36%) Regular Expression
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Solaris
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ETL
1 4 (36.36%) Memory Management
2 3 (27.27%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) sed
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
2 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) NFS
3 1 (9.09%) Samba
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Informatica
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Remedy
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago