Applications Engineer Jobs in the UK excluding London

Applications Engineer
UK > UK excluding London

The median Applications Engineer salary in the UK excluding London is £41,235 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 20 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
20 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 509 582 481
Rank change year-on-year +73 -101 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 264 169 423
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.37% 0.29% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.32% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 176 101 223
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,500 £29,250
25th Percentile £33,563 £32,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,235 £42,098 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.05% -6.45% +12.50%
75th Percentile £50,313 £54,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +10.00% +11.11%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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 UK excluding London with a recognized job title 67,966 52,773 69,497
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 89.23% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 47,979 30,132 42,817
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Applications Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in the UK excluding London

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Applications Engineer in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in the UK excluding London

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Applications Engineer in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 20 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in the UK excluding London

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 20 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
South East +80 106 £42,500 - 42
Midlands +28 57 £40,000 +10.34% 37
North of England +23 47 £41,235 -2.05% 25
East Midlands +5 35 £28,500 -21.38% 14
Yorkshire +72 26 £40,000 +1.27% 8
West Midlands +25 22 £40,000 -8.57% 23
North West -4 18 £50,000 +18.77% 13
Scotland -60 17 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Wales +22 15 £50,000 - 5
South West -22 12 £37,500 +11.11% 21
East of England +1 10 £50,000 -9.09% 25
North East -1 3 £60,000 +27.66% 4
Applications Engineer
UK

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 20 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 UK excluding London region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 79 (29.92%) SQL
2 68 (25.76%) Linux
3 67 (25.38%) Problem-Solving
4 62 (23.48%) Windows
5 60 (22.73%) Agile
6 55 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 52 (19.70%) Degree
8 50 (18.94%) Social Skills
9 49 (18.56%) C#
9 49 (18.56%) Microsoft
10 44 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 44 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
11 34 (12.88%) ITIL
12 33 (12.50%) C
13 32 (12.12%) Azure
14 29 (10.98%) Law
14 29 (10.98%) Scrum
14 29 (10.98%) Collaborative Working
15 28 (10.61%) .NET
16 27 (10.23%) DevOps
17 26 (9.85%) C++
18 25 (9.47%) Windows Server
19 23 (8.71%) Application Packaging
20 21 (7.95%) SLA
20 21 (7.95%) User Experience
21 20 (7.58%) Customer Service
22 19 (7.20%) SDLC
22 19 (7.20%) Java
22 19 (7.20%) Manufacturing
22 19 (7.20%) Service Management

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London 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 7 (2.65%) IIS
1 7 (2.65%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.27%) Confluence
3 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Exchange
3 5 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (4.92%) SOLIDWORKS
2 11 (4.17%) AutoCAD
3 9 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (3.41%) Solid Edge
4 8 (3.03%) Fusion 360
5 6 (2.27%) Autodesk Inventor
6 1 (0.38%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.76%) DELMIA
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.12%) Azure
2 18 (6.82%) Power Platform
3 14 (5.30%) Dynamics 365
3 14 (5.30%) Microsoft 365
4 13 (4.92%) AWS
5 10 (3.79%) Entra ID
5 10 (3.79%) PowerApps
6 8 (3.03%) Power Automate
7 5 (1.89%) Azure DevOps
8 4 (1.52%) Azure Logic Apps
8 4 (1.52%) WhatsApp
9 3 (1.14%) SaaS
10 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.41%) VPN
2 7 (2.65%) Firewall
2 7 (2.65%) SAN
3 3 (1.14%) GPRS
3 3 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.38%) Internet
4 1 (0.38%) LTE
4 1 (0.38%) VLAN
4 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.68%) MySQL
3 10 (3.79%) Power BI
4 5 (1.89%) Pentaho
5 4 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.14%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.76%) Redis
7 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (7.20%) Git
2 18 (6.82%) JIRA
3 12 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 11 (4.17%) Subversion
5 6 (2.27%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.89%) MSI
7 2 (0.76%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.38%) Gradle
8 1 (0.38%) JUnit
8 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 50 (18.94%) Social Skills
2 44 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (10.98%) Law
4 19 (7.20%) Manufacturing
5 18 (6.82%) Electronics
6 17 (6.44%) Finance
7 15 (5.68%) Aerospace
8 13 (4.92%) Legal
9 12 (4.55%) Marketing
10 9 (3.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 4 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (1.14%) Back Office
12 3 (1.14%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.76%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.76%) Public Sector
14 1 (0.38%) Automotive
14 1 (0.38%) German Language
14 1 (0.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.61%) .NET
2 19 (7.20%) WPF
3 17 (6.44%) .NET Framework
4 12 (4.55%) WinForms
5 11 (4.17%) HTML
5 11 (4.17%) Qt
6 7 (2.65%) CSS
7 6 (2.27%) .NET Core
8 5 (1.89%) Kafka
8 5 (1.89%) REST
9 4 (1.52%) ADO
9 4 (1.52%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.14%) Software Packaging
11 2 (0.76%) JSON
11 2 (0.76%) Node.js
11 2 (0.76%) React
11 2 (0.76%) Spring
11 2 (0.76%) Spring Boot
11 2 (0.76%) Web Services
11 2 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.68%) Client/Server
2 14 (5.30%) IoT
2 14 (5.30%) Robotics
3 11 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 11 (4.17%) Distributed Systems
4 9 (3.41%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.41%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (2.65%) Clustering
6 7 (2.65%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.65%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.27%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.27%) Product Ownership
8 5 (1.89%) CMDB
8 5 (1.89%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.14%) Analogue Electronics
10 2 (0.76%) iPhone
11 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.38%) GNSS
Operating Systems
1 68 (25.76%) Linux
2 62 (23.48%) Windows
3 25 (9.47%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.92%) Windows 10
5 11 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 10 (3.79%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.65%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.89%) Android
8 5 (1.89%) Unix
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (25.38%) Problem-Solving
2 60 (22.73%) Agile
3 55 (20.83%) Software Engineering
4 44 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 34 (12.88%) ITIL
6 29 (10.98%) Collaborative Working
6 29 (10.98%) Scrum
7 27 (10.23%) DevOps
8 23 (8.71%) Application Packaging
9 21 (7.95%) User Experience
10 20 (7.58%) Customer Service
11 19 (7.20%) Release Management
11 19 (7.20%) SDLC
11 19 (7.20%) Service Management
12 18 (6.82%) Mentoring
13 17 (6.44%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (5.68%) Technical Analysis
15 14 (5.30%) Computer Science
15 14 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 79 (29.92%) SQL
2 49 (18.56%) C#
3 33 (12.50%) C
4 26 (9.85%) C++
5 19 (7.20%) Java
6 13 (4.92%) PL/SQL
6 13 (4.92%) Python
7 9 (3.41%) XAML
8 8 (3.03%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.89%) Swift
9 5 (1.89%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.52%) Kotlin
10 4 (1.52%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.14%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (19.70%) Degree
2 15 (5.68%) DV Cleared
2 15 (5.68%) SC Cleared
2 15 (5.68%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.41%) HND
4 7 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.27%) Master's Degree
5 6 (2.27%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.52%) HNC
7 3 (1.14%) A+ Certification
7 3 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.14%) MCDST
8 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.95%) SLA
2 6 (2.27%) QA
3 3 (1.14%) GDPR
3 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.89%) Docker
3 3 (1.14%) Embedded Firmware
3 3 (1.14%) Firmware
3 3 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (3.03%) SCCM
2 7 (2.65%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (1.89%) Grafana
3 5 (1.89%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (1.14%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (1.14%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 49 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.06%) VMware
3 10 (3.79%) Oracle
4 7 (2.65%) Autodesk
5 5 (1.89%) AppDynamics
5 5 (1.89%) CA
5 5 (1.89%) Splunk
5 5 (1.89%) Sybase
6 4 (1.52%) Salesforce
6 4 (1.52%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.14%) QinetiQ
7 3 (1.14%) SAP
8 2 (0.76%) Apple
8 2 (0.76%) Siemens
9 1 (0.38%) Citrix
9 1 (0.38%) Civica
9 1 (0.38%) Sage
9 1 (0.38%) Sigfox