Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 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
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 275 271
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 71 90 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.60% 0.68% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.71% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 64 93 113
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £46,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +31.43% -9.09%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,600 £19,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11513 12679 14819
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.41% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9456 10525 12280
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in the East of England

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in the East of England

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in the East of England

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 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
Cambridgeshire -35 58 £40,000 -14.44% 1
Essex +23 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Hertfordshire +4 3 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Suffolk +4 2 £26,000 -13.33%
Applications Engineer
England

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 East of England region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (53.52%) Degree
2 37 (52.11%) Software Engineering
3 32 (45.07%) SQL
3 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
4 28 (39.44%) Windows
4 28 (39.44%) Linux
5 27 (38.03%) Java
6 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
6 25 (35.21%) C++
6 25 (35.21%) .NET
7 24 (33.80%) C#
8 21 (29.58%) Computer Science
9 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
10 17 (23.94%) Configuration Management
10 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (22.54%) Apache
11 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET
12 15 (21.13%) Python
13 14 (19.72%) Computer Science Degree
14 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (18.31%) Oracle
14 13 (18.31%) Perl
15 12 (16.90%) HTML
16 11 (15.49%) Objective-C
16 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (15.49%) MFC
16 11 (15.49%) MCP
16 11 (15.49%) Client/Server
16 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (15.49%) Shell Script

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 16 (22.54%) Apache
2 7 (9.86%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 3 (4.23%) JBoss
5 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (2.82%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) Wireless
2 2 (2.82%) DNS
2 2 (2.82%) Skype
3 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) MySQL
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.23%) Big Data
5 3 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
1 8 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.86%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.45%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.82%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) Maven
General
1 8 (11.27%) Banking
2 7 (9.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) .NET
2 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET
3 12 (16.90%) HTML
4 11 (15.49%) jQuery
4 11 (15.49%) MFC
5 7 (9.86%) DirectX
5 7 (9.86%) OpenGL
5 7 (9.86%) Web Services
6 4 (5.63%) Node.js
7 3 (4.23%) LAMP
8 2 (2.82%) J2EE
9 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.41%) CSS
9 1 (1.41%) CSS3
9 1 (1.41%) HTML5
9 1 (1.41%) OSGi
9 1 (1.41%) Spring
9 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (15.49%) Client/Server
4 7 (9.86%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (5.63%) Fintech
6 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 28 (39.44%) Linux
1 28 (39.44%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (14.08%) Ubuntu
3 5 (7.04%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.63%) Unix
4 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.41%) Android
6 1 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) Software Engineering
2 17 (23.94%) Configuration Management
2 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.49%) Collaborative Working
3 11 (15.49%) DevOps
4 10 (14.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (11.27%) OO
5 8 (11.27%) OOP
5 8 (11.27%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (9.86%) Acceptance Criteria
6 7 (9.86%) Adaptive Web Design
6 7 (9.86%) ITIL
6 7 (9.86%) Mathematics
6 7 (9.86%) Physics
6 7 (9.86%) Scrum
6 7 (9.86%) SDLC
6 7 (9.86%) Software Delivery
7 6 (8.45%) Service Management
8 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) SQL
2 27 (38.03%) Java
3 25 (35.21%) C++
3 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
4 24 (33.80%) C#
5 15 (21.13%) Python
6 13 (18.31%) Perl
7 11 (15.49%) Objective-C
7 11 (15.49%) Shell Script
8 10 (14.08%) PHP
9 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
10 4 (5.63%) C
11 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
11 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
11 3 (4.23%) VBScript
12 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.41%) Apex Code
13 1 (1.41%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.41%) VB
13 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (53.52%) Degree
2 14 (19.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (15.49%) MCP
3 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.31%) Oracle
3 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.63%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.41%) HP
5 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com