The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Applications Engineer
Rank 114 109 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 2 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.12% 0.14% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £47,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,775 £38,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.69% +0.65%
Applications Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1643 1402 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.36% 96.03% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 1170 1790
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Handset
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Biology
4 1 (16.67%) French Language
4 1 (16.67%) German Language
4 1 (16.67%) Italian Language
4 1 (16.67%) Japanese Language
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Mercurial

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Simulink
1 1 (16.67%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
1 1 (16.67%) Bower
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) French Language
3 1 (16.67%) German Language
3 1 (16.67%) Italian Language
3 1 (16.67%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (16.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
2 1 (16.67%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
2 1 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) Parallel Computing
2 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) MathWorks