The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 203 206 206
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 22 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.40% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 11
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Design Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4915 5222 5093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.83% 95.87% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 3855 3742
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Design Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Design Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +30 11 £50,000 -28.57%
Reading +4 8 - -
Slough +1 2 £55,000 -10.56%
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Design Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Design Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (54.76%) Telecoms
2 21 (50.00%) Degree
3 11 (26.19%) Ericsson
3 11 (26.19%) MPLS
4 10 (23.81%) Ethernet
4 10 (23.81%) Network Design
5 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 9 (21.43%) VPN
5 9 (21.43%) OSPF
5 9 (21.43%) BGP
5 9 (21.43%) Juniper
6 8 (19.05%) VHDL
6 8 (19.05%) Redback
6 8 (19.05%) Frame Relay
6 8 (19.05%) RSVP
6 8 (19.05%) SS7
6 8 (19.05%) VRRP
6 8 (19.05%) 3G
6 8 (19.05%) SONET
6 8 (19.05%) ATM
6 8 (19.05%) Packet Switching
6 8 (19.05%) SDH
6 8 (19.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (19.05%) GGSN
6 8 (19.05%) SGSN
6 8 (19.05%) Network Architecture
6 8 (19.05%) 4G
6 8 (19.05%) HSRP
6 8 (19.05%) VoLTE
6 8 (19.05%) Kalman Filter

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Design Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Siemens NX
2 1 (2.38%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.38%) Mathcad
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) OrCAD
2 1 (2.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (2.38%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) MPLS
2 10 (23.81%) Ethernet
3 9 (21.43%) BGP
3 9 (21.43%) OSPF
3 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 9 (21.43%) VPN
4 8 (19.05%) 3G
4 8 (19.05%) 4G
4 8 (19.05%) ATM
4 8 (19.05%) Frame Relay
4 8 (19.05%) GGSN
4 8 (19.05%) HSRP
4 8 (19.05%) Packet Switching
4 8 (19.05%) RSVP
4 8 (19.05%) SDH
4 8 (19.05%) SGSN
4 8 (19.05%) SONET
4 8 (19.05%) SS7
4 8 (19.05%) VoLTE
4 8 (19.05%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.14%) Gradle
1 3 (7.14%) IntelliJ
2 2 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 23 (54.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Automotive
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
1 3 (7.14%) Spring
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
1 3 (7.14%) XML
1 3 (7.14%) XSD
2 2 (4.76%) Qt
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 8 (19.05%) VHDL
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Network Design
2 8 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (19.05%) Network Architecture
2 8 (19.05%) Schematic Capture
3 6 (14.29%) Presales
4 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.14%) API Testing
4 3 (7.14%) CAD
4 3 (7.14%) OO
4 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.76%) DevOps
5 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (4.76%) Network Management
5 2 (4.76%) Scrum
5 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.38%) Information Security
6 1 (2.38%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) C++
1 3 (7.14%) Groovy
1 3 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) C
2 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.38%) CCDP
3 1 (2.38%) CCIP
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.38%) JNCIE
3 1 (2.38%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SDET
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Ericsson
2 9 (21.43%) Juniper
3 8 (19.05%) Redback
4 3 (7.14%) Huawei
4 3 (7.14%) Nokia
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.38%) Xilinx