The median annual salary for a Applications Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 106 96
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 4 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.36% 0.29% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.29% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 10
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £33,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -6.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £29,050 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,200 £35,700
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £36,625 £32,750
% change year-on-year +7.84% +11.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1062 1368 1319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.46% 98.13% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 885 1160 1135
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in Wales

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in Wales

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +15 4 £32,500 +16.07%
Applications Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) CRM
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (45.45%) ERP
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) SAP
4 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) Logistics
4 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
5 2 (18.18%) SAP ERP
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Advertising
6 1 (9.09%) CMS
6 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (18.18%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XHTML
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) CRM
1 5 (45.45%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Logistics
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Sitecore