Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Applications Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 120 133
Rank change year-on-year -28 +13 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 56 62 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.36% 1.77% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.82% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 65 53
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £46,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +31.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £66,250 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +31.43% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4004 3399 4004
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.17% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3079 2823 3450
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,450 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,200 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -27 44 £40,000 -
Peterborough -15 10 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Applications Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (67.86%) Degree
2 35 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 27 (48.21%) SQL
4 25 (44.64%) JavaScript
5 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 24 (42.86%) Windows
5 24 (42.86%) Linux
6 23 (41.07%) C++
6 23 (41.07%) .NET
7 22 (39.29%) Java
8 21 (37.50%) C#
9 20 (35.71%) Computer Science
10 17 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (30.36%) Configuration Management
11 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET
12 14 (25.00%) Python
13 13 (23.21%) Perl
13 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
13 13 (23.21%) Computer Science Degree
14 12 (21.43%) Apache
15 11 (19.64%) MCP
15 11 (19.64%) Client/Server
15 11 (19.64%) HTML
15 11 (19.64%) MFC
15 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (19.64%) Objective-C
15 11 (19.64%) jQuery
15 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (19.64%) Collaborative Working
16 10 (17.86%) DevOps

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 12 (21.43%) Apache
2 7 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.36%) JBoss
4 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) SaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Wireless
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (3.57%) Skype
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) Big Data
2 3 (5.36%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.71%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 8 (14.29%) Banking
2 7 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) .NET
2 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 11 (19.64%) HTML
3 11 (19.64%) jQuery
3 11 (19.64%) MFC
4 7 (12.50%) DirectX
4 7 (12.50%) OpenGL
4 7 (12.50%) Web Services
5 3 (5.36%) LAMP
6 1 (1.79%) J2EE
6 1 (1.79%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.64%) Client/Server
3 7 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (3.57%) Fintech
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Linux
1 24 (42.86%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.57%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 17 (30.36%) Configuration Management
2 17 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (19.64%) Collaborative Working
4 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.86%) DevOps
5 8 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
6 7 (12.50%) Adaptive Web Design
6 7 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 7 (12.50%) OO
6 7 (12.50%) OOP
6 7 (12.50%) Physics
6 7 (12.50%) Scrum
6 7 (12.50%) SDLC
6 7 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 3 (5.36%) IT Strategy
7 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.36%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 27 (48.21%) SQL
2 25 (44.64%) JavaScript
3 23 (41.07%) C++
4 22 (39.29%) Java
5 21 (37.50%) C#
6 14 (25.00%) Python
7 13 (23.21%) Perl
8 11 (19.64%) Objective-C
9 10 (17.86%) PHP
10 9 (16.07%) Shell Script
11 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
11 3 (5.36%) C
11 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
11 3 (5.36%) VBScript
12 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (67.86%) Degree
2 13 (23.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (19.64%) MCP
3 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.57%) WorldPay