The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scottish Borders region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Scotland / Scottish Borders
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 33.33% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 33.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders 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
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Median salary £28,500 £35,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +70.73%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

Applications Support
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Scottish Borders region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA