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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 77 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.27% 1.54% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.63% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 8
Median salary £28,000 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £10,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £39,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.66%

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
1051 1169 1270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.46% 94.50% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 705 786 774
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) .NET
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (24.00%) C#
5 6 (24.00%) Java
6 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (16.00%) VBScript
7 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (12.00%) MVC
8 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (12.00%) DNS
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL
8 3 (12.00%) Fintech
8 3 (12.00%) F5
9 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
9 2 (8.00%) Ticket Management
9 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.00%) XML
9 2 (8.00%) SSL

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 4 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) SSL
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) Redmine
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Fintech
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) Unix
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL
1 3 (12.00%) MVC
2 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (8.00%) Document Management
2 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (8.00%) Ticket Management
3 1 (4.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) Content Management
3 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (4.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (4.00%) Health Informatics
3 1 (4.00%) Informatics
3 1 (4.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (16.00%) VBScript
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) Laserfiche
4 1 (4.00%) Thunderhead
4 1 (4.00%) VMware