Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 21 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 > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 122 134
Rank change year-on-year +9 +12 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.51% 0.059% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.060% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +36.99% -33.64%
10th Percentile £41,025 £47,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £56,450
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 Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1526 1662 2108
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.76% 97.54% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1289 1422 1859
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,998 £60,000
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 Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Wiltshire

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in Wiltshire

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Design Engineer in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Design Engineer in Wiltshire

Design Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Swindon +6 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Salisbury - 3 £45,000 -
Corsham - 1 £42,000 -
Design Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wiltshire region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) EMC
1 5 (62.50%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (25.00%) OrCAD
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Broadband
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (25.00%) Cadence
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) LTE
4 1 (12.50%) Junos
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (25.00%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Broadband
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Junos
2 1 (12.50%) LTE
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 5 (62.50%) Electronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
2 1 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) Cadence
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto