The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Design Engineer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.46% - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £32,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 418 663 575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 96.76% 98.66% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 335 606 511
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Staffordshire

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in Staffordshire

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Staffordshire region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) HND
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) SOLIDWORKS
1 2 (66.67%) CAD
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 1 (33.33%) IOS XR
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCDA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (66.67%) Autodesk Inventor
1 2 (66.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) IOS XR
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CAD
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) CCDA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
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