The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 3 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 16.67% 20.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £20,000 £20,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -6.15%
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 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 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £20,000 £32,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

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
Top 1 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders region that cited Applications Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders region that cited Applications Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Scottish Borders
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago