The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 112 103 97
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 26 65 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.07% 2.12% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 2.22% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 41 39
Median salary £31,000 £31,556 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £10,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Applications Support
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
2320 2922 3107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.67% 95.30% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1892 2038
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Scotland

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Scotland

Applications Support
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 12 £32,500 - 1
Glasgow -2 12 £27,000 -11.79% 1
West Lothian +1 1 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Scottish Borders - 1 £21,500 - 1
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Scotland region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 45 (73.77%) SQL
2 26 (42.62%) Oracle
3 23 (37.70%) C#
4 20 (32.79%) PL/SQL
4 20 (32.79%) .NET
5 19 (31.15%) Finance
6 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (22.95%) ITIL
8 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (14.75%) Incident Management
9 9 (14.75%) CRM
10 8 (13.11%) Unix
10 8 (13.11%) Windows
10 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
10 8 (13.11%) Perl
10 8 (13.11%) Java
10 8 (13.11%) TDD
10 8 (13.11%) MVC
11 7 (11.48%) Linux
11 7 (11.48%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
12 6 (9.84%) Solaris
12 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
12 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
13 5 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (8.20%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (8.20%) ITSM
13 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
13 5 (8.20%) SLA

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) JBoss
3 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.92%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.64%) LatentZero
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.64%) Sage CRM
4 1 (1.64%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.56%) DataStage
5 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) DB2
6 1 (1.64%) MS Access
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (6.56%) Maven
2 4 (6.56%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Financial Institution
2 4 (6.56%) General Ledger
2 4 (6.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.79%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) HTML
3 3 (4.92%) XML
4 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.64%) CGI
5 1 (1.64%) jQuery
5 1 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.56%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Unix
1 8 (13.11%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Solaris
3 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.75%) CRM
3 9 (14.75%) Incident Management
4 8 (13.11%) MVC
4 8 (13.11%) TDD
5 5 (8.20%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (8.20%) ITSM
5 5 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.56%) ERP
6 4 (6.56%) ETL
6 4 (6.56%) High Availability
6 4 (6.56%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.56%) Product Management
6 4 (6.56%) Software Audit
6 4 (6.56%) Static Code Analysis
7 3 (4.92%) Document Management
8 2 (3.28%) Content Management
8 2 (3.28%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (73.77%) SQL
2 23 (37.70%) C#
3 20 (32.79%) PL/SQL
4 8 (13.11%) Java
4 8 (13.11%) Perl
5 4 (6.56%) COBOL
5 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.56%) Python
5 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.28%) C++
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
2 4 (6.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Oracle
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Ab Initio
3 4 (6.56%) Informatica
4 2 (3.28%) Intel
5 1 (1.64%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.64%) Charles River
5 1 (1.64%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.64%) IFS
5 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.64%) Northgate
5 1 (1.64%) Remedy
5 1 (1.64%) Sage
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) VMware
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