The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 157 155 160
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 4 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Average salary £23,000 £30,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% -27.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £24,400 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Applications Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2834 2973 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.69% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1899 2108
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Applications Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 2 £25,500 +15.90% 1
Fife +1 1 £23,000 -20.68%
Stirling - 1 - -
Applications Engineer
UK

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Applications Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (46.67%) Perl
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Middleware
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 5 (33.33%) High Availability
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Regular Expression
4 4 (26.67%) Memory Management
4 4 (26.67%) sed
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) JBoss
4 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (26.67%) ETL
4 4 (26.67%) IIS
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Informatica
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Applications Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) JBoss
2 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) SSL
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MSDE
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Ant
1 2 (13.33%) Bugzilla
1 2 (13.33%) Gradle
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Middleware
2 4 (26.67%) Regular Expression
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) High Availability
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
2 4 (26.67%) Memory Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Build Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Dependency Management
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Software Distribution
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Perl
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (26.67%) sed
4 3 (20.00%) C
4 3 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
2 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) NFS
3 1 (6.67%) Samba
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Informatica
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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