Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Support Analyst
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 137 110
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27 +47
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 20 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.79% 0.56% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.58% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 22
Edinburgh median annual salary £25,000 £33,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.37% +11.67% -17.24%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £38,500 £36,250 £53,000
Scotland median annual salary £28,500 £34,250 £29,000
% change year-on-year -16.79% +18.10% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2,381 2,573 2,212
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.22% 96.22% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,454 1,555 1,430
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Applications Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in Edinburgh

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in Edinburgh

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Analyst in Edinburgh

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, Applications Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) MySQL
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) ITSM
7 2 (10.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) Java
7 2 (10.00%) Perl
7 2 (10.00%) PHP
7 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (10.00%) Unix
7 2 (10.00%) Windows
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) Service Management
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) German Language
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (15.00%) SDLC
3 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
4 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft