The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Design Engineer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 82 79
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 822 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.13% 95.92% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 566 742 734
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £67,500 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Design Engineer in the job title.

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) FPGA Design
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Tcl
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) ASIC
2 2 (66.67%) Verilog
2 2 (66.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) SystemC
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Avionics

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Avionics
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) ASIC
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) SystemC
1 2 (66.67%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) FPGA Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC