Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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

Application Specialist
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 145 146
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 4 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.17% 0.22% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Glasgow median annual salary - £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.79% +21.79%
Scotland median annual salary - £40,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year - -28.57% +40.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2,239 2,167 2,414
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 94.84% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,631 1,295 1,345
Glasgow median annual salary £45,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +5.88% -3.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Applications Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Specialist in Glasgow

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Specialist in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Applications Specialist in Glasgow

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, Applications Specialist 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 Glasgow region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Law
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Extranet
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Law
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) Chat Support
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Intapp
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft