The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 96 93 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.16% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.17% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £26,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.76% +4.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.63%
Applications Support 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
1438 1155 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.12% 94.91% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 961 718 823
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Applications Support Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Applications Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Google
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) French Language
5 1 (16.67%) German Language
5 1 (16.67%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Applications Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) PowerBuilder
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) French Language
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago