The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Applications Engineer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 163 159
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 0.070% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.072% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Median salary £23,000 £29,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.68% -42.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,125 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.91% +8.92%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2491 2770 2990
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.04% 96.62% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1594 1899
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,675
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Applications Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in Scotland

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in Scotland

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in Scotland

Applications Engineer
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 Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 -5 3 £40,250 +38.79%
Glasgow +11 1 £23,000 -
Midlothian - 1 £23,000 -
Applications Engineer
UK

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Applications Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 5 (31.25%) Kanban
2 5 (31.25%) Open Source
2 5 (31.25%) BDD
2 5 (31.25%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) SSL
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
4 3 (18.75%) Maven
4 3 (18.75%) Subversion
4 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
4 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (18.75%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (31.25%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Predix
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Bluemix
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) SSL
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (12.50%) SSH
5 1 (6.25%) AMQP
5 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) Modbus
5 1 (6.25%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Redis
3 1 (6.25%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Maven
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) Celery
3 2 (12.50%) Flask
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) BDD
1 5 (31.25%) Kanban
1 5 (31.25%) Open Source
1 5 (31.25%) Scrum
1 5 (31.25%) SDLC
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
1 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) Task Automation
2 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) NFS
1 2 (12.50%) Samba
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) VMware