The median annual salary for a Applications Engineer was £45,750 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Applications Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 144 125
Rank change year-on-year +34 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 8 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.43% 0.082% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.086% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Median salary £45,750 £29,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.08% -13.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £29,500 £34,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1796 2330 1801
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.98% 95.02% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1490 1763 1486
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Applications Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in Birmingham

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in Birmingham

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in Birmingham

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, 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 across the Birmingham region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Facilities Management
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Yammer
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (12.50%) Law
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 2 (25.00%) Facilities Management
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (25.00%) SDLC
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago