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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 126 124 104
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.29% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £42,500 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.40% +8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
1946 1746 1432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.86% 96.68% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 1576 1239
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 2 (33.33%) Google