Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 309 353
Rank change year-on-year +52 +44 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 63 36 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.62% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.32% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 62 34 43
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £36,625 £28,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £74,250 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +9.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9671 11114 16415
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.38% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8765 10132 14264
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in the City of London

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in the City of London

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in the City of London

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 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 City of London region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (65.08%) Java
2 38 (60.32%) Finance
2 38 (60.32%) SQL
3 23 (36.51%) ITIL
4 22 (34.92%) Linux
5 20 (31.75%) Service Management
5 20 (31.75%) ITSM
5 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
5 20 (31.75%) FIX Protocol
5 20 (31.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (23.81%) Windows
7 12 (19.05%) HTML
7 12 (19.05%) JBoss
8 11 (17.46%) Oracle
8 11 (17.46%) CSS
8 11 (17.46%) RESTful
9 10 (15.87%) MongoDB
9 10 (15.87%) Node.js
9 10 (15.87%) Groovy
9 10 (15.87%) JSF
9 10 (15.87%) Ajax
9 10 (15.87%) JSON
9 10 (15.87%) SOAP
9 10 (15.87%) Web Services
9 10 (15.87%) J2EE
9 10 (15.87%) Unix
9 10 (15.87%) SVG
10 9 (14.29%) JIRA
10 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell
11 8 (12.70%) Confluence

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (19.05%) JBoss
2 8 (12.70%) CMS
2 8 (12.70%) Confluence
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MetaTrader
2 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle Database
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Calabash
General
1 38 (60.32%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Advertising
2 8 (12.70%) Back Office
3 4 (6.35%) Front Office
4 3 (4.76%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) FIX Protocol
2 12 (19.05%) HTML
3 11 (17.46%) CSS
3 11 (17.46%) RESTful
4 10 (15.87%) Ajax
4 10 (15.87%) J2EE
4 10 (15.87%) JSF
4 10 (15.87%) JSON
4 10 (15.87%) Node.js
4 10 (15.87%) SOAP
4 10 (15.87%) SVG
4 10 (15.87%) Web Services
5 8 (12.70%) XML
6 4 (6.35%) .NET
7 2 (3.17%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (1.59%) NumPy
8 1 (1.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) Windows
3 10 (15.87%) Unix
4 2 (3.17%) Android
4 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) ITIL
2 20 (31.75%) ITSM
2 20 (31.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 20 (31.75%) Service Management
3 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.35%) Identity Management
5 4 (6.35%) Proactive Management
5 4 (6.35%) Secure Coding
6 3 (4.76%) Kanban
6 3 (4.76%) Migration
6 3 (4.76%) Scrum
6 3 (4.76%) TDD
6 3 (4.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.17%) OWASP
7 2 (3.17%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (65.08%) Java
2 38 (60.32%) SQL
3 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.87%) Groovy
5 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 8 (12.70%) Perl
7 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.76%) Python
9 2 (3.17%) C#
9 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.59%) PHP
10 1 (1.59%) R
10 1 (1.59%) Ruby
10 1 (1.59%) VB
10 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) CISA
2 1 (1.59%) CISM
2 1 (1.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) COBIT
1 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.59%) Xen
1 1 (1.59%) XenApp
1 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Oracle
2 2 (3.17%) IBM
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) OpenText
2 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.17%) Siebel
2 2 (3.17%) Sun
2 2 (3.17%) Sybase
2 2 (3.17%) Temenos
3 1 (1.59%) Citrix