The median annual salary for a Applications Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Applications Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 127 149
Rank change year-on-year +30 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 9 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.72% 0.61% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.65% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 6
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +16.66%  
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1214 1857 2287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.43% 94.03% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1499 1560
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in Reading

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in Reading

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in Reading over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Reading region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (72.00%) Java
1 18 (72.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) Oracle
4 11 (44.00%) Apache
5 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (40.00%) MySQL
6 9 (36.00%) WebSphere
6 9 (36.00%) DNS
6 9 (36.00%) JBoss
7 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
8 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (28.00%) Windows
8 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (28.00%) Perl
8 7 (28.00%) HTTP
9 6 (24.00%) LAMP
9 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (24.00%) Middleware
9 6 (24.00%) SSL
9 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (24.00%) J2EE
9 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services
9 6 (24.00%) LDAP
9 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (20.00%) Spring
10 5 (20.00%) Python
10 5 (20.00%) BizTalk Server

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 15 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (44.00%) Apache
3 9 (36.00%) JBoss
3 9 (36.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Google App Engine
2 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (36.00%) DNS
3 7 (28.00%) HTTP
4 6 (24.00%) LDAP
4 6 (24.00%) SSL
5 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 3 (12.00%) NAS
5 3 (12.00%) SAN
6 1 (4.00%) Internet
6 1 (4.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.00%) Maven
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
2 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (12.00%) NetBeans
3 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (4.00%) Gradle
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) French Language
2 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) J2EE
1 6 (24.00%) LAMP
1 6 (24.00%) Middleware
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.00%) Java EE
3 3 (12.00%) jQuery
3 3 (12.00%) RESTful
3 3 (12.00%) SAML
3 3 (12.00%) Struts
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) HTML
5 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) CentOS
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (12.00%) Release Management
3 3 (12.00%) Web Operations
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Presales
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Dependency Management
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) OOP
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
5 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) Perl
5 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (12.00%) C
7 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) OpenAM
3 1 (4.00%) Ansible
3 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
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