Applications Engineer Jobs in the South East

Applications Engineer
England > South East

The median Applications Engineer salary in the South East is £42,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

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

6 months to
26 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 282 360 280
Rank change year-on-year +78 -80 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 112 38 232
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.65% 0.27% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.30% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 68 27 78
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £34,778
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - -5.56% +13.56%
75th Percentile £58,750 £54,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £64,375 £65,250 £63,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,422
% change year-on-year -22.73% +9.08% +12.05%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 16,230 12,794 19,553
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.08% 90.26% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11,600 8,097 12,330
10th Percentile £27,613 £29,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,800 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.65% +1.33% +9.09%

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in the South East

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Applications Engineer in the South East.

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in the South East

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Applications Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in the South East

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +54 50 £42,500 -15.00% 14
Hampshire +8 41 £40,000 -25.93% 11
Oxfordshire +33 27 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Berkshire +33 20 £42,500 -29.17% 5
Surrey +7 16 £34,000 +4.62% 2
Kent -5 5 £72,500 +107.14% 3
Buckinghamshire -22 3 £40,000 - 3
Applications Engineer
England

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2024, Applications Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (49.11%) Linux
2 42 (37.50%) Windows
2 42 (37.50%) Agile
3 33 (29.46%) Degree
4 29 (25.89%) Social Skills
5 27 (24.11%) SQL
6 25 (22.32%) C
7 24 (21.43%) Scrum
7 24 (21.43%) Collaborative Working
8 22 (19.64%) Software Engineering
9 21 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
10 20 (17.86%) C#
11 18 (16.07%) C++
11 18 (16.07%) .NET
11 18 (16.07%) Client/Server
11 18 (16.07%) VMware
11 18 (16.07%) Aerospace
11 18 (16.07%) Electronics
11 18 (16.07%) Application Packaging
11 18 (16.07%) Release Management
11 18 (16.07%) SC Cleared
11 18 (16.07%) DV Cleared
11 18 (16.07%) Security Cleared
11 18 (16.07%) Technical Analysis
11 18 (16.07%) Windows Server
12 17 (15.18%) DevOps
13 15 (13.39%) Robotics
14 14 (12.50%) MySQL
14 14 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (11.61%) Actionable Insight

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (3.57%) Solid Edge
3 2 (1.79%) Fusion 360
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) DELMIA
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.04%) AWS
2 4 (3.57%) Azure
2 4 (3.57%) WhatsApp
3 3 (2.68%) SaaS
4 2 (1.79%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) LTE
1 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.50%) MySQL
2 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.79%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (11.61%) Git
2 12 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 11 (9.82%) Subversion
4 5 (4.46%) JIRA
5 2 (1.79%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.89%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.89%) Gradle
6 1 (0.89%) JUnit
6 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 29 (25.89%) Social Skills
2 18 (16.07%) Aerospace
2 18 (16.07%) Electronics
3 7 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.36%) Legal
4 6 (5.36%) Marketing
5 3 (2.68%) Finance
6 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.07%) .NET
2 11 (9.82%) .NET Framework
2 11 (9.82%) Qt
3 9 (8.04%) HTML
3 9 (8.04%) WPF
4 5 (4.46%) CSS
5 4 (3.57%) ADO
6 2 (1.79%) Spring
6 2 (1.79%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.89%) Blazor
7 1 (0.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Client/Server
2 15 (13.39%) Robotics
3 11 (9.82%) Distributed Systems
3 11 (9.82%) IoT
4 10 (8.93%) Management Information System
5 8 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (5.36%) Algorithms
6 6 (5.36%) Data Structures
6 6 (5.36%) Product Ownership
7 5 (4.46%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (3.57%) Analogue Electronics
9 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.89%) GNSS
10 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.89%) NB-IoT
Operating Systems
1 55 (49.11%) Linux
2 42 (37.50%) Windows
3 18 (16.07%) Windows Server
4 11 (9.82%) Ubuntu
4 11 (9.82%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.50%) Agile
2 24 (21.43%) Collaborative Working
2 24 (21.43%) Scrum
3 22 (19.64%) Software Engineering
4 21 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
5 18 (16.07%) Application Packaging
5 18 (16.07%) Release Management
5 18 (16.07%) Technical Analysis
6 17 (15.18%) DevOps
7 14 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (11.61%) Actionable Insight
9 11 (9.82%) Change Management
9 11 (9.82%) Software Architecture
9 11 (9.82%) Test Strategy
9 11 (9.82%) Time Management
10 10 (8.93%) Computer Science
10 10 (8.93%) MVC
11 9 (8.04%) Multithreaded Programming
11 9 (8.04%) Multithreading
11 9 (8.04%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.11%) SQL
2 25 (22.32%) C
3 20 (17.86%) C#
4 18 (16.07%) C++
5 11 (9.82%) PL/SQL
6 9 (8.04%) XAML
7 7 (6.25%) Java
8 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.68%) Python
10 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (29.46%) Degree
2 18 (16.07%) DV Cleared
2 18 (16.07%) SC Cleared
2 18 (16.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.36%) Master's Degree
3 6 (5.36%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (3.57%) HNC
4 4 (3.57%) HND
5 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Embedded Firmware
1 4 (3.57%) Firmware
2 2 (1.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) VMware
2 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.57%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.68%) QinetiQ
5 2 (1.79%) Siemens
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle
6 1 (0.89%) Sage
6 1 (0.89%) SAP
6 1 (0.89%) Sigfox