Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 20 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 185 185
Rank change year-on-year +31 0 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 2 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.085% 0.20% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.21% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 13
Reading median annual salary - £44,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.09% -8.33%
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2259 3310 4439
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.11% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 2482 3531
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,800 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Reading

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) SSCP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) Samba

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (50.00%) FCoE
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Redmine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Verilog
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SANS
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Altera
1 1 (50.00%) Cadence
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 1 (50.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Xilinx