The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Applications Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 97 101
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 15 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.10% 1.18% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.21% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 12
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -2.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,875 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £46,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1331 1153 1384
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.80% 97.38% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5030 4410 5775
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,250 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Applications Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in Cambridge

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in Cambridge

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in Cambridge over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cambridge region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 14 (46.67%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) Python
3 11 (36.67%) C++
4 10 (33.33%) Linux
5 9 (30.00%) C
5 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 7 (23.33%) Java
7 7 (23.33%) SQL
8 6 (20.00%) C#
8 6 (20.00%) Wireless
8 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (20.00%) Marketing
8 6 (20.00%) Android
8 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.67%) Perl
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 4 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (13.33%) IIS
10 4 (13.33%) MATLAB
10 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (13.33%) Android Development

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Mathcad
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (10.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (20.00%) Marketing
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) HTML5
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.33%) CSS3
3 1 (3.33%) Django
3 1 (3.33%) J2EE
3 1 (3.33%) jQuery
3 1 (3.33%) MFC
3 1 (3.33%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) React
3 1 (3.33%) Redux
3 1 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Life Science
4 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.67%) Smart City
5 1 (3.33%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.33%) iPad
5 1 (3.33%) NHS
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Android
3 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Android Development
3 4 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
4 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Biology
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Image Processing
5 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.67%) Physics
5 2 (6.67%) Product Management
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) C++
1 11 (36.67%) Python
2 9 (30.00%) C
3 7 (23.33%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) Perl
6 4 (13.33%) MATLAB
7 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.33%) F#
9 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) LPIC
2 3 (10.00%) Postgraduate
3 2 (6.67%) Master's Degree
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) RHCE
4 1 (3.33%) RHCSA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) KVM
1 2 (6.67%) Xen
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (3.33%) Pegasus
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
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