The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 77 95 78
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 18 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.50% 0.48% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 0.50% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 22
Median salary £29,000 £34,250 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.32% -14.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,250 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Applications Support
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
1148 1391 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.59% 95.34% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 671 916 966
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 25 July 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Applications Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 27 (67.50%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) .NET
3 17 (42.50%) C#
4 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 15 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 13 (32.50%) Oracle
5 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
5 13 (32.50%) Sage
6 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (30.00%) Finance
7 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
8 10 (25.00%) CRM
8 10 (25.00%) XML
9 9 (22.50%) PL/SQL
9 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
9 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (17.50%) Banking
10 7 (17.50%) Sage CRM
10 7 (17.50%) Web Services
10 7 (17.50%) Unix
10 7 (17.50%) Windows
10 7 (17.50%) Service Management
11 6 (15.00%) ITSM
11 6 (15.00%) SOAP
11 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (15.00%) REST
11 6 (15.00%) WCF
11 6 (15.00%) Migration
11 6 (15.00%) Investment Banking
11 6 (15.00%) SDLC

Applications Support 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 15 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (7.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Sage CRM
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (7.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.50%) LatentZero
3 1 (2.50%) LongView
3 1 (2.50%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (7.50%) MS Access
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.50%) DB2
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.50%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.50%) MSI
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 6 (15.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) .NET
2 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (25.00%) XML
4 7 (17.50%) Web Services
5 6 (15.00%) REST
5 6 (15.00%) SOAP
5 6 (15.00%) WCF
6 3 (7.50%) CGI
6 3 (7.50%) Middleware
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.00%) WPF
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.50%) CSS
8 1 (2.50%) HTML
8 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) LIMS
5 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Unix
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) CRM
2 7 (17.50%) Service Management
3 6 (15.00%) ITSM
3 6 (15.00%) Migration
3 6 (15.00%) SDLC
4 5 (12.50%) Application Discovery
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (12.50%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.50%) ERP
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.00%) Change Management
7 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.50%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.50%) Scrum
8 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) C#
3 9 (22.50%) PL/SQL
3 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.00%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.50%) C++
5 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.50%) Perl
5 3 (7.50%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Squid
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle
1 13 (32.50%) Sage
2 3 (7.50%) Informatica
2 3 (7.50%) Northgate
2 3 (7.50%) Remedy
2 3 (7.50%) Sybase
3 1 (2.50%) Charles River
3 1 (2.50%) Citrix
3 1 (2.50%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago