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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
UK / Scotland
Rank 107 112 125
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 28 48 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 1.63% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.70% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 35 20
Median salary £26,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £10,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,600 £50,000
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 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
2180 2821 3050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.99% 95.63% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1815 1937
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 £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 0 14 £28,000 +19.14%
Glasgow +2 8 £24,500 -34.22% 2
West Lothian +2 3 £26,000 -50.47%
Scottish Borders 0 2 £25,000 +4.16%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 38 (73.08%) SQL
2 24 (46.15%) .NET
2 24 (46.15%) ITIL
3 21 (40.38%) Oracle
4 20 (38.46%) C#
5 16 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 14 (26.92%) Windows
7 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (25.00%) Finance
8 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (21.15%) TDD
9 10 (19.23%) SLA
10 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
11 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (11.54%) Java
11 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
11 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (9.62%) Banking
12 5 (9.62%) VBScript
12 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (7.69%) HTML
13 4 (7.69%) CRM
13 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
13 4 (7.69%) XML
13 4 (7.69%) Linux
13 4 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (7.69%) MVC
13 4 (7.69%) Service Management

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 4 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) CMS
2 3 (5.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.92%) VPN
3 1 (1.92%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.77%) SQLBase
3 2 (3.85%) GIS
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) DB2
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.85%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) MSI
3 1 (1.92%) Redmine
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.92%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.92%) J2EE
4 1 (1.92%) jQuery
4 1 (1.92%) NancyFx
4 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Fintech
3 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) Linux
6 2 (3.85%) Unix
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.92%) CentOS
7 1 (1.92%) Solaris
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) ITIL
2 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) TDD
3 4 (7.69%) CRM
3 4 (7.69%) MVC
3 4 (7.69%) Service Management
4 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.77%) Release Management
4 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.85%) Document Management
5 2 (3.85%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) Ticket Management
5 2 (3.85%) Use Case
6 1 (1.92%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (1.92%) Defect Management
6 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) C#
3 16 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 6 (11.54%) Java
4 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.62%) VBScript
6 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.77%) VB
7 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.85%) VBA
8 1 (1.92%) C++
8 1 (1.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.92%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Oracle
2 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) F5
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) IFS
4 1 (1.92%) Laserfiche
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) Sage
4 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
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