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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 71 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 23 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.88% 0.73% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 0.76% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 18
Median salary £28,500 £31,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.06% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
1160 1313 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.77% 95.56% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 709 820 986
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 £57,500 £59,000
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 29 May 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 18 (42.86%) Finance
3 15 (35.71%) .NET
4 14 (33.33%) Oracle
4 14 (33.33%) C#
4 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
6 12 (28.57%) Sage
6 12 (28.57%) Banking
6 12 (28.57%) Investment Banking
7 11 (26.19%) Service Management
7 11 (26.19%) SharePoint
7 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
7 11 (26.19%) Java
7 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
8 9 (21.43%) VB.NET
8 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (19.05%) XML
10 7 (16.67%) Windows
10 7 (16.67%) Web Services
10 7 (16.67%) CRM
10 7 (16.67%) DB2
10 7 (16.67%) Change Management
10 7 (16.67%) Mainframe
10 7 (16.67%) Incident Management
10 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
10 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
10 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
10 7 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
11 6 (14.29%) Sage CRM

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 11 (26.19%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.90%) Apache
4 3 (7.14%) JBoss
5 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.38%) CMS
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Sage CRM
2 1 (2.38%) LatentZero
2 1 (2.38%) LongView
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.38%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) SSL
1 1 (2.38%) VoIP
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (16.67%) DB2
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.38%) MS Access
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 12 (28.57%) Banking
2 12 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) .NET
2 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
3 8 (19.05%) XML
4 7 (16.67%) Web Services
5 6 (14.29%) REST
5 6 (14.29%) SOAP
5 6 (14.29%) WCF
6 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.14%) Middleware
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
7 2 (4.76%) HTML
7 2 (4.76%) LAMP
7 2 (4.76%) WPF
8 1 (2.38%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 7 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) LIMS
5 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Unix
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Service Management
2 7 (16.67%) Change Management
2 7 (16.67%) CRM
2 7 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 6 (14.29%) SDLC
4 5 (11.90%) Application Discovery
4 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
4 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) ITSM
5 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.38%) Fund Management
8 1 (2.38%) High Availability
8 1 (2.38%) MVC
8 1 (2.38%) Release Management
8 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (33.33%) C#
3 11 (26.19%) Java
4 9 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.90%) C++
6 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.52%) Perl
6 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.14%) Python
8 2 (4.76%) PHP
8 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Squid
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) XenApp
3 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle
2 12 (28.57%) Sage
3 3 (7.14%) Informatica
3 3 (7.14%) Sybase
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Charles River
5 1 (2.38%) Northgate
5 1 (2.38%) Remedy
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Posted: 6 days ago
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