The median annual salary for a Applications Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Applications Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 211 238 290
Rank change year-on-year +27 +52  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 12 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.51% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.53% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 14
Median salary £46,250 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.90% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £64,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.40% +13.84%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4870 6777 9756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.94% 95.65% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4470 6059 8310
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in the City of London

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Unix
3 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) Finance
4 13 (44.83%) Degree
5 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
5 12 (41.38%) Java
6 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
7 10 (34.48%) Shell Script
8 8 (27.59%) Perl
8 8 (27.59%) Oracle
8 8 (27.59%) XML
8 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
8 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
9 7 (24.14%) QA
9 7 (24.14%) JBoss
9 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
9 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
9 7 (24.14%) J2EE
10 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.69%) Apache
11 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
11 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
11 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (17.24%) Subversion
11 5 (17.24%) DevOps
11 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (17.24%) MySQL
11 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (24.14%) JBoss
1 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
1 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
2 6 (20.69%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Eze OMS
1 1 (3.45%) LatentZero
1 1 (3.45%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (17.24%) MySQL
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.24%) Subversion
2 4 (13.79%) Selenium
3 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.90%) JMeter
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Advertising
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) XML
2 7 (24.14%) J2EE
3 4 (13.79%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) CSS
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) .NET
6 1 (3.45%) Django
6 1 (3.45%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Equities
3 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Unix
3 4 (13.79%) Windows
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (17.24%) DevOps
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
2 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Release Management
3 3 (10.34%) Workflow
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Data Management
4 2 (6.90%) High Availability
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security
4 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.90%) OOP
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
2 12 (41.38%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 10 (34.48%) Shell Script
5 8 (27.59%) Perl
6 3 (10.34%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) PHP 5
7 2 (6.90%) Python
8 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Charles River
4 1 (3.45%) Eze Software Group
4 1 (3.45%) Fidessa
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