The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 - 108 107
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.095% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.098% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Applications Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1046 1024 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.03% 96.88% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 926 928 921
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) OOD
4 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Streaming Media
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Ext JS
5 2 (25.00%) Video Processing
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) WPF
6 1 (12.50%) .NET

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) CSS3
1 2 (25.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) OOD
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Video Processing
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
3 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft