The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £40,250 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Design Engineer
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 170 152
Rank change year-on-year +22 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 8 4 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.12% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.12% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 39
Median salary £40,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2554 3201 3659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.00% 97.56% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2152 2593 3036
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Design Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in the East Midlands

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in the East Midlands

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Design Engineer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Design Engineer in the East Midlands

Design Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Derbyshire +10 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Leicestershire - 2 £40,000 - 2
Northamptonshire +6 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £40,500 +20.89%
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Design 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 East Midlands region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (70.00%) Wireless
2 12 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (60.00%) CAD
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (55.00%) Driving Licence
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) EMC
5 3 (15.00%) Firmware
5 3 (15.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) LAN
6 2 (10.00%) WLAN
6 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) MPLS
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) RFID
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Firewall
6 2 (10.00%) Finance
6 2 (10.00%) Electronics
6 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (10.00%) Network Design
6 2 (10.00%) ProCurve
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
6 2 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) Siemens NX
2 1 (5.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Wireless
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) MPLS
2 2 (10.00%) RFID
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) WLAN
3 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.00%) GSM
General
1 12 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) CAD
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Network Design
3 2 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Finite Element Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Process Management
4 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) HNC
1 1 (5.00%) HND
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) EMC
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (5.00%) Siemens
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