The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Software Applications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Application Engineer
UK
Rank 852 941 948
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Applications Engineer 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Median salary £27,500 £36,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% -
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -

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
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Software Applications Engineer in the job title.

Software Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Applications Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Software Applications Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Software Applications Engineer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Applications Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +98 4 £27,500 -24.13%
Swindon - 3 £27,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £27,500 -
South West - 3 £27,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £31,500 -
East of England - 1 £31,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £31,500 -

Software Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Software Applications Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Software Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Qt
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) Moq
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3

Software Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Moq
2 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Qt
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) Laravel
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) OOD
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
1 5 (50.00%) C++
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft