Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 75 91
Rank change year-on-year +9 +16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.56% 0.13% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.13% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Swindon median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +36.99% -
10th Percentile £46,125 £47,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £56,450
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -7.50% +36.99% -33.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 689 776 1021
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.36% 97.98% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 567 637 918
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,000 £26,175
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £61,825
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +5.26%

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Swindon

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in Swindon

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

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 Swindon region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Cadence
1 2 (50.00%) Broadband
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) OrCAD
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (50.00%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Broadband
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cadence
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto