Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 24 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 117 95
Rank change year-on-year +6 -22 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 4 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.30% 0.15% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.15% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.14% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £31,700 £32,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £55,500 £38,625 £46,250
South West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1292 1292 1237
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 97.07% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1067 1108 1073
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,775 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Somerset

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in Somerset

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Design Engineer in Somerset over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Design Engineer in Somerset

Design Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgwater - 1 - -
Clevedon - 1 £30,000 -
Templecombe - 1 £55,000 -
Design Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Somerset region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (25.00%) CATIA
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) HND
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (25.00%) CATIA
1 1 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) CAD
1 1 (25.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EMC