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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 77 92 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 14 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.25% 0.88% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.93% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 31
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
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
1061 1511 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.90% 95.09% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 756 963 975
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 28 (71.79%) SQL
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle
3 16 (41.03%) .NET
3 16 (41.03%) C#
4 15 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
7 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
7 10 (25.64%) Finance
8 9 (23.08%) CRM
8 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
9 8 (20.51%) XML
9 8 (20.51%) Unix
10 7 (17.95%) Windows
10 7 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (17.95%) Sage
10 7 (17.95%) MVC
11 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
11 6 (15.38%) Migration
11 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
12 5 (12.82%) Banking
12 5 (12.82%) Degree
12 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
13 4 (10.26%) Retail
13 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
13 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
13 4 (10.26%) VB.NET

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 (28.21%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Sage CRM
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.56%) LatentZero
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.56%) thinkFolio
3 1 (2.56%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (7.69%) MS Access
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (10.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 8 (20.51%) XML
3 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.69%) CGI
5 2 (5.13%) HTML
5 2 (5.13%) Web Services
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.56%) Middleware
6 1 (2.56%) REST
6 1 (2.56%) SOAP
6 1 (2.56%) WCF
6 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) LIMS
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Unix
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.26%) Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Solaris
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) CRM
2 7 (17.95%) MVC
3 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Application Discovery
4 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.26%) ERP
4 4 (10.26%) ITSM
4 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.26%) Service Management
5 3 (7.69%) SDLC
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Content Management
6 2 (5.13%) Document Management
6 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Content Management
6 2 (5.13%) Investment Management
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) SQL
2 16 (41.03%) C#
3 15 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.26%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.69%) C++
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Squid
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.95%) Sage
4 3 (7.69%) Northgate
4 3 (7.69%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.56%) Charles River
5 1 (2.56%) IFS
5 1 (2.56%) Informatica
5 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) Sybase
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Millar & Bryce
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago