Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Applications Engineer
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 107 104
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 6 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.49% 0.63% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.65% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 4
Somerset median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% +9.68%
10th Percentile £27,250 £21,750 £23,850
90th Percentile £34,560 £41,500 £42,500
South West median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -7.69% +14.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1,193 1,232 1,202
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.23% 97.39% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,015 1,056 1,021
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,850 £24,000 £24,992
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in Somerset

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in Somerset

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Bath -15 5 £30,000 -
Street - 1 £34,757 -
Applications Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Somerset region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) VB
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) CAD
1 3 (50.00%) VB6
2 2 (33.33%) QlikView
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) HNC
3 1 (16.67%) HND
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (16.67%) MSI
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) G Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Escalation Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) VB
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) HNC
1 1 (16.67%) HND
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) SAP