The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 196 176 179
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 17 50 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.98% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 1.02% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 24
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £63,650
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
4325 4896 5599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.28% 95.96% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3448 3767 3864
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 £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Design Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -8 5 £44,500 -19.09%
Windsor - 5 - -
Newbury +2 2 £43,750 -12.50%
Thatcham -6 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Maidenhead -13 1 - -
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (75.86%) Telecoms
2 16 (55.17%) 4G
3 15 (51.72%) 3G
4 12 (41.38%) Network Design
5 11 (37.93%) OSPF
6 10 (34.48%) BGP
6 10 (34.48%) VRRP
6 10 (34.48%) Ericsson
6 10 (34.48%) VPN
6 10 (34.48%) Juniper
6 10 (34.48%) SDH
6 10 (34.48%) ATM
6 10 (34.48%) Ethernet
6 10 (34.48%) HSRP
6 10 (34.48%) VoLTE
7 9 (31.03%) Network Architecture
7 9 (31.03%) GGSN
7 9 (31.03%) SGSN
7 9 (31.03%) Redback
7 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
7 9 (31.03%) SONET
7 9 (31.03%) MPLS
7 9 (31.03%) Packet Switching
7 9 (31.03%) RSVP
7 9 (31.03%) SS7
7 9 (31.03%) Frame Relay
7 9 (31.03%) VoWiFi
8 7 (24.14%) Firewall
8 7 (24.14%) Cisco
9 6 (20.69%) Network Security

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (3.45%) Mathcad
1 1 (3.45%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) 4G
2 15 (51.72%) 3G
3 11 (37.93%) OSPF
4 10 (34.48%) ATM
4 10 (34.48%) BGP
4 10 (34.48%) Ethernet
4 10 (34.48%) HSRP
4 10 (34.48%) SDH
4 10 (34.48%) VoLTE
4 10 (34.48%) VPN
4 10 (34.48%) VRRP
5 9 (31.03%) GGSN
5 9 (31.03%) MPLS
5 9 (31.03%) Packet Switching
5 9 (31.03%) RSVP
5 9 (31.03%) SGSN
5 9 (31.03%) SONET
5 9 (31.03%) SS7
5 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
5 9 (31.03%) VoWiFi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Gradle
1 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
1 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 22 (75.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Regular Expression
1 2 (6.90%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.79%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (6.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (6.90%) VHDL
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.45%) 3D Printing
3 1 (3.45%) CPLD
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.45%) Mechatronics
3 1 (3.45%) Robotics
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Network Design
2 9 (31.03%) Network Architecture
3 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
3 3 (10.34%) Validation
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) API Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Expense Management
5 1 (3.45%) Industrial Design
5 1 (3.45%) Microservices
5 1 (3.45%) Prototyping
5 1 (3.45%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (3.45%) Service Design
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C++
1 2 (6.90%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) Groovy
2 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SDET
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Ericsson
1 10 (34.48%) Juniper
2 9 (31.03%) Redback
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco
4 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
4 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
4 6 (20.69%) Fortinet
5 4 (13.79%) Empirix
5 4 (13.79%) Velocent
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Concur
7 1 (3.45%) Huawei
7 1 (3.45%) Nokia
7 1 (3.45%) Xilinx