The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 89 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 21 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.27% 1.91% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 2.00% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 28
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £21,300 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £34,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1049 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.42% 95.54% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 608 1020
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Applications Support
Scotland

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title.

1 22 (48.89%) Linux
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 21 (46.67%) Oracle
3 20 (44.44%) Java
4 19 (42.22%) WebLogic
4 19 (42.22%) WebSphere
5 18 (40.00%) Windows
6 16 (35.56%) JBoss
7 15 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 13 (28.89%) ITIL
8 13 (28.89%) SQL
9 10 (22.22%) UNIX
9 10 (22.22%) Apache
10 8 (17.78%) J2EE
10 8 (17.78%) Retail
11 7 (15.56%) C#
11 7 (15.56%) HTML
12 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
12 6 (13.33%) Client/Server
12 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.33%) TIBCO
12 6 (13.33%) Banking
12 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
13 5 (11.11%) CMS
13 5 (11.11%) SOA
13 5 (11.11%) Change Management
13 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 5 (11.11%) OOP

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (42.22%) WebLogic
1 19 (42.22%) WebSphere
2 10 (22.22%) Apache
3 5 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (11.11%) CMS
4 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.67%) CICS
5 3 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) KANA IQ
2 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) SMTP
1 4 (8.89%) FTP
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
1 4 (8.89%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.44%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.67%) DB2
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Subversion
1 2 (4.44%) Introscope
2 1 (2.22%) NUnit
2 1 (2.22%) MSTest
2 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Retail
3 6 (13.33%) Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) J2EE
2 7 (15.56%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) EJB
4 2 (4.44%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) .NET
4 2 (4.44%) HTML5
5 1 (2.22%) Cocoa
5 1 (2.22%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.22%) RESTful
5 1 (2.22%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.22%) Struts
5 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.22%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Linux
2 18 (40.00%) Windows
3 10 (22.22%) UNIX
4 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (11.11%) SOA
3 5 (11.11%) Change Management
3 5 (11.11%) OOP
3 5 (11.11%) OO
4 4 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (8.89%) Information Security
4 4 (8.89%) Fault Management
4 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
4 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.44%) CRM
6 2 (4.44%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Service Management
6 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.22%) Scrum
7 1 (2.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) Java
2 13 (28.89%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) C#
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.89%) COBOL
5 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.67%) Perl
7 2 (4.44%) VBScript
7 2 (4.44%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.22%) VB
8 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) RPG
8 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) MCP
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Oracle
2 16 (35.56%) JBoss
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) TIBCO
4 4 (8.89%) KANA
4 4 (8.89%) Pega
5 3 (6.67%) CA
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.44%) Laserfiche
6 2 (4.44%) Thunderhead
7 1 (2.22%) VMware
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago