The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 176 181
Rank change year-on-year -34 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.12% 0.14% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £38,500 £46,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.30% +31.42%  
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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4120 3439 3202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.14% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3526 2957 2668
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Manchester

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in Manchester

Design Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 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
Salford - 3 - -
Design Engineer
North West

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) Manufacturing
3 6 (35.29%) Network Design
4 5 (29.41%) JNCIP
4 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (29.41%) Unix
4 5 (29.41%) CCNP
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (29.41%) MPLS
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) CAD
6 3 (17.65%) AutoCAD
7 2 (11.76%) CAE
7 2 (11.76%) SAP
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (11.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.76%) Content Management
7 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (11.76%) CCTV
7 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (11.76%) 3D Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Change Control

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (17.65%) AutoCAD
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (11.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 2 (11.76%) PTC Creo
4 1 (5.88%) Autodesk Inventor
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) MPLS
2 2 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) HSRP
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) VRRP
General
1 7 (41.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) CCTV
2 2 (11.76%) Smart City
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Network Design
2 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Validation
4 3 (17.65%) CAD
5 2 (11.76%) 3D Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) CAE
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (11.76%) Prototyping
5 2 (11.76%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (5.88%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) CCNP
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) JNCIP
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Ericsson
2 1 (5.88%) Juniper
2 1 (5.88%) ZyXEL