The median annual salary for a Applications Engineer was £35,250 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 225 197
Rank change year-on-year +35 -28  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 20 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.26% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.27% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 11
Median salary £35,250 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.87% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £100,000
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 the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4643 5951 4904
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.91% 96.31% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3856 4831 4194
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in the West Midlands

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in the West Midlands

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in the West Midlands

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Coventry +25 11 £33,500 -13.54%
Warwickshire +31 5 £37,250 +12.87%
Birmingham +22 2 £22,500 -23.72% 2
Solihull -16 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Applications Engineer
England

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (23.68%) Java
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) AS400
2 7 (18.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (18.42%) Retail
3 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.79%) Windows
4 5 (13.16%) ITIL
4 5 (13.16%) C#
4 5 (13.16%) C++
4 5 (13.16%) Python
4 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
4 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
5 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
5 4 (10.53%) JBoss
5 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 4 (10.53%) .NET
5 4 (10.53%) Document Management
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) Life Science
5 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (7.89%) HornetQ
6 3 (7.89%) Puppet
6 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (18.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.53%) JBoss
3 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.89%) Apache
4 3 (7.89%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.63%) MS Project
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Google App Engine
2 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Bluetooth
1 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.63%) QlikView
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (18.42%) Retail
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.26%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) HornetQ
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) jQuery
3 2 (5.26%) OpenCV
4 1 (2.63%) CSS3
4 1 (2.63%) D3.js
4 1 (2.63%) EDI
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) AS400
2 4 (10.53%) Life Science
3 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.26%) SCADA
5 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Android
2 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
3 4 (10.53%) Document Management
4 3 (7.89%) ERP
4 3 (7.89%) Image Processing
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Android Development
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Disruptive Innovation
5 2 (5.26%) iOS Development
5 2 (5.26%) Presales
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Time Management
5 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.63%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (2.63%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) Java
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) C#
2 5 (13.16%) C++
2 5 (13.16%) Python
3 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.89%) C
3 3 (7.89%) PHP
4 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) XenApp
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Cisco
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Citrix
3 2 (5.26%) Apple
3 2 (5.26%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Sage
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos
4 1 (2.63%) CommVault
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