The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £39,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 226 207
Rank change year-on-year +20 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 27 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 16
Median salary £39,500 £31,168 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.73% -22.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,250 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  

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 4939 5871 5538
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.92% 96.31% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 4610 4614
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Birmingham +22 16 £36,500 +23.72%
West Bromwich - 6 £40,000 - 1
Coventry -7 3 £45,000 +63.63%
Walsall - 2 £24,500 -
Applications Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
3 11 (23.91%) SharePoint
4 10 (21.74%) C++
4 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.74%) Degree
5 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
6 8 (17.39%) C
6 8 (17.39%) Presales
7 7 (15.22%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (15.22%) Firmware
7 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
7 7 (15.22%) Electronics
7 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
7 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (13.04%) GNVQ
8 6 (13.04%) CAN bus
8 6 (13.04%) Automotive
8 6 (13.04%) Embedded C
8 6 (13.04%) Embedded C++
8 6 (13.04%) C#
8 6 (13.04%) HND
9 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
9 5 (10.87%) Windows
9 5 (10.87%) Finance
9 5 (10.87%) Retail
9 5 (10.87%) Office 365
10 4 (8.70%) Document Management
10 4 (8.70%) AS400

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 11 (23.91%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MFGPRO
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.87%) Office 365
3 3 (6.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.17%) DHCP
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
1 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.35%) QlikView
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (15.22%) Electronics
2 6 (13.04%) Automotive
3 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.35%) Law
6 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) EDI
3 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.17%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) CSS3
3 1 (2.17%) Django
3 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.04%) CAN bus
3 4 (8.70%) AS400
4 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.35%) Life Science
5 2 (4.35%) SCADA
6 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.17%) Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
2 8 (17.39%) Presales
3 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
3 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.70%) Document Management
4 4 (8.70%) ITIL
5 3 (6.52%) Change Management
5 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.52%) Cross-Platform Development
5 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.52%) SDLC
6 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Disruptive Innovation
6 2 (4.35%) Project Management
6 2 (4.35%) Remediation Plan
6 2 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Time Management
6 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 10 (21.74%) C++
3 8 (17.39%) C
4 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
5 6 (13.04%) C#
5 6 (13.04%) Embedded C
5 6 (13.04%) Embedded C++
6 4 (8.70%) Java
6 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.35%) Python
9 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (13.04%) GNVQ
3 6 (13.04%) HND
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Firmware
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.17%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCOM
2 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Apple
3 2 (4.35%) Cognos
3 2 (4.35%) IFS
4 1 (2.17%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) CommVault
4 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.17%) Xamarin
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