Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 111 123
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.49% 0.075% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.077% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Southampton median annual salary £57,500 £44,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.68% +35.38% -59.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £42,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £46,000 £33,750
Hampshire median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -0.56% -5.26% -4.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1378 1292 1350
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 97.22% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1154 1206
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,900 £58,525 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Southampton

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in Southampton

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Design Engineer in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Design Engineer in Southampton

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

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 Southampton region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) VHDL
2 5 (71.43%) ASIC
2 5 (71.43%) MATLAB
2 5 (71.43%) Signal Processing
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) FPGA Design
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (28.57%) Degree

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) VHDL
2 5 (71.43%) ASIC
3 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Signal Processing
2 2 (28.57%) FPGA Design
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 5 (71.43%) MATLAB
3 2 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree