The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 142 126 117
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.081% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £29,500 £34,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.23% +36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,860
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.09%
Applications Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2344 1781 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.05% 97.32% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1759 1456 1518
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Applications Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) WordPress
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware