Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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

Applications Engineer
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 127 146
Rank change year-on-year -17 +19 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 8 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.32% 0.64% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.67% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 7
West Sussex median annual salary £31,250 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -21.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,950 £29,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £36,500 £43,750 £51,750
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.66% -5.63% -

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 2,452 1,948 2,279
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.10% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,071 1,718 2,065
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,800
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Applications Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in West Sussex

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in West Sussex

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +5 4 £30,000 -17.24%
Gatwick - 4 £30,000 -
Bognor Regis - 4 £35,000 -
Applications Engineer
South East

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, Applications Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) MFC
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 4 (50.00%) WinForms
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) WPF
1 4 (50.00%) Qt
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
1 4 (50.00%) Universal Windows Platform
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) MFC
1 4 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 4 (50.00%) Qt
1 4 (50.00%) Universal Windows Platform
1 4 (50.00%) WinForms
1 4 (50.00%) WPF
2 3 (37.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) SQL