The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applications Engineer
Rank 822 857 804
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -53
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 51 62 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.052% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.055% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 58
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +8.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Engineer over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Applications Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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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
England +36 50 £35,000 -22.22% 4
East of England +32 22 £25,000 -37.50%
London +31 10 £48,500 +2.10% 2
Ipswich - 10 £25,000 -
Suffolk - 10 £25,000 -
South East +14 6 £40,000 +30.08% 2
Cambridge +16 5 £70,000 +75.00%
Essex +13 5 £25,000 -44.44%
Cambridgeshire +11 5 £70,000 +75.00%
West Midlands +1 5 £56,000 +40.00%
Colchester - 5 £25,000 -
Coventry - 4 £56,000 -
Yorkshire +15 3 £31,000 +19.23%
City of London +31 2 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Berkshire +9 2 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +2 2 - -
South West -12 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £31,000 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Poole - 2 - -
Skipton - 2 £31,000 -
Slough - 2 £40,000 -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Manchester +22 1 £33,000 +26.92%
Leeds +20 1 £22,500 -13.46%
North West +15 1 £33,000 +26.92%
West Yorkshire +13 1 £22,500 -13.46%
Kent +6 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Hampshire +2 1 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £35,000 +45.83% 1

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 33 (35.11%) C#
2 29 (30.85%) .NET
3 27 (28.72%) HTML
3 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
4 26 (27.66%) SQL Server
5 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
6 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (21.28%) Java
8 19 (20.21%) Linux
9 18 (19.15%) Perl
9 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (18.09%) jQuery
10 17 (18.09%) UNIX
11 16 (17.02%) SQL
11 16 (17.02%) TDD
12 15 (15.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (11.70%) MySQL
13 11 (11.70%) VB.NET
13 11 (11.70%) C++
13 11 (11.70%) Windows
13 11 (11.70%) Cisco
13 11 (11.70%) Software Engineering
14 10 (10.64%) Degree
14 10 (10.64%) Solaris
14 10 (10.64%) ITIL
14 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET
15 9 (9.57%) Python
15 9 (9.57%) Automotive
16 8 (8.51%) Project Management
16 8 (8.51%) HTTP

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 7 (7.45%) Apache
2 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.32%) GlassFish
4 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.19%) Lync
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.13%) IIS
7 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.06%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.06%) GemFire
7 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.06%) FileNet
7 1 (1.06%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.06%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) ENOVIA
2 1 (1.06%) SmartPlant
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) HTTP
2 7 (7.45%) DNS
2 7 (7.45%) Internet
3 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.32%) DAB
4 3 (3.19%) SAN
4 3 (3.19%) Firewall
5 2 (2.13%) VPN
5 2 (2.13%) HSPA
5 2 (2.13%) LTE
5 2 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.06%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.06%) LAN
6 1 (1.06%) PBX
6 1 (1.06%) VoIP
6 1 (1.06%) WAN
6 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.06%) Intranet
6 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) MySQL
3 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.06%) Big Data
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.19%) Bower
2 3 (3.19%) Grunt
2 3 (3.19%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.06%) Maven
3 1 (1.06%) JIRA
3 1 (1.06%) Moq
3 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (9.57%) Automotive
2 7 (7.45%) Finance
3 6 (6.38%) Advertising
3 6 (6.38%) Electronics
4 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.32%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.26%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.26%) Publishing
6 3 (3.19%) French Language
6 3 (3.19%) German Language
7 2 (2.13%) Law
7 2 (2.13%) Legal
7 2 (2.13%) Marketing
8 1 (1.06%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.85%) .NET
2 27 (28.72%) HTML
3 17 (18.09%) jQuery
4 15 (15.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET
6 8 (8.51%) SOAP
7 6 (6.38%) CSS
7 6 (6.38%) XML
8 5 (5.32%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (4.26%) OpenMP
10 3 (3.19%) LESS
10 3 (3.19%) Marionette.js
10 3 (3.19%) RESTful
10 3 (3.19%) Backbone.js
10 3 (3.19%) Web Services
10 3 (3.19%) Middleware
11 2 (2.13%) ADO.NET
11 2 (2.13%) REST
11 2 (2.13%) HTML5
11 2 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.32%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.32%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.26%) CUDA
4 4 (4.26%) PKI
4 4 (4.26%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.26%) User Experience
5 3 (3.19%) VHDL
5 3 (3.19%) Verilog
5 3 (3.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.19%) ASIC
5 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.06%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.06%) Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) Equities
6 1 (1.06%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.21%) Linux
2 17 (18.09%) UNIX
3 11 (11.70%) Windows
4 10 (10.64%) Solaris
5 7 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.06%) Android
8 1 (1.06%) CentOS
8 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.02%) TDD
3 11 (11.70%) Software Engineering
4 10 (10.64%) ITIL
5 8 (8.51%) Project Management
5 8 (8.51%) Problem Management
6 7 (7.45%) Migration
7 6 (6.38%) ERP
7 6 (6.38%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.32%) SDLC
8 5 (5.32%) OpenUP
8 5 (5.32%) Release Management
8 5 (5.32%) OO
8 5 (5.32%) Workflow
9 4 (4.26%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.26%) Network Management
9 4 (4.26%) Parallel Programming
9 4 (4.26%) PLM
9 4 (4.26%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (3.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.11%) C#
2 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 20 (21.28%) Java
4 18 (19.15%) Perl
5 16 (17.02%) SQL
6 11 (11.70%) VB.NET
6 11 (11.70%) C++
7 9 (9.57%) Python
8 7 (7.45%) VB
9 6 (6.38%) VB6
10 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.26%) C
11 4 (4.26%) PHP
12 3 (3.19%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.64%) Degree
3 7 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.38%) CCNA
5 5 (5.32%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Squid
1 5 (5.32%) NFS
2 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.06%) Kibana
1 1 (1.06%) Graylog
1 1 (1.06%) Graphite
1 1 (1.06%) Puppet
1 1 (1.06%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.06%) Zenoss
1 1 (1.06%) Nagios
1 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Cisco
3 6 (6.38%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.38%) Citrix
3 6 (6.38%) VMware
4 5 (5.32%) Tekelec
4 5 (5.32%) Sandvine
4 5 (5.32%) Redknee
4 5 (5.32%) Oracle
4 5 (5.32%) Sun
4 5 (5.32%) Juniper
5 4 (4.26%) IBM
5 4 (4.26%) SAP
6 3 (3.19%) Xilinx
7 2 (2.13%) Autodesk
7 2 (2.13%) Apple
7 2 (2.13%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.06%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.06%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.06%) Google
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