The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Applications Engineer
Rank 240 229 218
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 3 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.047% 0.053% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.055% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.28%
Applications Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6168 5431 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.70% 95.62% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5162 4701 4880
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,614
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +2 2 £30,000 +7.14%
Applications Engineer
England

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Autodesk
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Document Management
1 2 (40.00%) Revit
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Moq
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (40.00%) Revit
2 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Moq
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) VHDL
2 1 (20.00%) Verilog
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) XAML
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (20.00%) Intergraph
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft