The median annual salary for a Applications Engineer was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Applications Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 126 156 148
Rank change year-on-year +30 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 12 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.52% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £24,500 £29,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.51% +16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £24,200 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,800 £27,400
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.40% +13.84%  

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 2226 2773 2959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.99% 94.84% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1800 1824
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 March 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 March 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 +7 10 £35,000 +13.82% 1
Glasgow - 2 £23,750 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Applications Engineer
UK

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 10 (43.48%) DNS
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
3 7 (30.43%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) .NET
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
4 6 (26.09%) IIS
4 6 (26.09%) Scrum
4 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
5 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
5 5 (21.74%) SSH
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Samba
5 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 5 (21.74%) SOA
5 5 (21.74%) NFS
5 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
6 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
6 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (17.39%) SSL
6 4 (17.39%) HND
6 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Data Management
6 4 (17.39%) Replication

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (30.43%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (26.09%) IIS
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Predix
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Maya
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Bluemix
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
3 5 (21.74%) SSH
4 4 (17.39%) SSL
5 2 (8.70%) Internet
6 1 (4.35%) AMQP
6 1 (4.35%) Bluetooth
6 1 (4.35%) Modbus
6 1 (4.35%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) Redis
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) Maven
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Ant
4 1 (4.35%) Gradle
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) jQuery
2 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (8.70%) Celery
3 2 (8.70%) Flask
3 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.35%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Scrum
2 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) SDLC
3 5 (21.74%) SOA
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) BDD
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) Data Management
4 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Kanban
4 4 (17.39%) Open Source
4 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
5 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
2 4 (17.39%) Bourne shell
2 4 (17.39%) Korn
3 3 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) HND
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) BICSI Certification
4 1 (4.35%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) NFS
1 5 (21.74%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) F5
3 2 (8.70%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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