The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 27 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 - 99
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.16% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £55,000 - £40,500
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 Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1131 1266 1189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.93% 97.53% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 728 675 758
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Glasgow

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in Glasgow

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) VHDL
1 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (25.00%) RS-232
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Verilog
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (25.00%) RS-232
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (25.00%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EMC