Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Design Engineer
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 - 146
Rank change year-on-year - +146 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.076% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Kent median annual salary £45,000 - £42,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1289 1677 2185
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.02% 98.24% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1486 1958
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,625 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings that featured Design Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Kent

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in Kent

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Kent region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DO-254
1 1 (100.00%) Schematic Capture

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) DO-254