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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 184 151 148
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 33 68 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 1.21% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.30% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 24
Average salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +9.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -2.17%
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
4742 5220 5077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.57% 93.01% 93.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3788 4062
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015. 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
Reading -44 8 £45,000 -18.91% 3
Maidenhead - 7 - - 1
Newbury - 4 £50,000 -
Hungerford - 2 £40,000 -
Bracknell +19 1 - -
Thatcham - 1 £50,000 -
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
2 13 (24.53%) CAD
3 12 (22.64%) Cisco
4 9 (16.98%) Java
5 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
5 8 (15.09%) SAP
5 8 (15.09%) Web Services
5 8 (15.09%) SOA
5 8 (15.09%) SOLIDWORKS
5 8 (15.09%) Ajax
5 8 (15.09%) jQuery
5 8 (15.09%) Android
5 8 (15.09%) SaaS
5 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
5 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
5 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (13.21%) Lync
7 6 (11.32%) Network Design
7 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
8 5 (9.43%) Degree
9 4 (7.55%) Node.js
9 4 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (7.55%) VCP5
9 4 (7.55%) Couchbase
9 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (7.55%) DbUnit
9 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
9 4 (7.55%) EasyMock

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.21%) Lync
2 4 (7.55%) Node.js
2 4 (7.55%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (5.66%) Solid Edge
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) SaaS
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.66%) PaaS
3 3 (5.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) MPLS
2 3 (5.66%) VoIP
2 3 (5.66%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.77%) Multicast
3 2 (3.77%) IPsec
3 2 (3.77%) IGMP
3 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.77%) OSPF
3 2 (3.77%) BGP
3 2 (3.77%) EIGRP
3 2 (3.77%) L2TP
3 2 (3.77%) VPN
3 2 (3.77%) SSL
4 1 (1.89%) 3G
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) ISUP
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
4 1 (1.89%) FTP
4 1 (1.89%) HTTP
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.55%) Couchbase
2 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.55%) CouchDB
2 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) JUnit
1 4 (7.55%) Selenium
1 4 (7.55%) EasyMock
1 4 (7.55%) DbUnit
General
1 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.55%) Games
4 3 (5.66%) Aerospace
4 3 (5.66%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) Web Services
1 8 (15.09%) Ajax
1 8 (15.09%) jQuery
2 4 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (7.55%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (7.55%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (3.77%) Ergonomics
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Handset
3 1 (1.89%) VHDL
3 1 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Android
1 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) CAD
2 8 (15.09%) SOA
3 6 (11.32%) Network Design
4 4 (7.55%) Web Development
4 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
4 4 (7.55%) OO
4 4 (7.55%) Scrum
4 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.55%) Pair Programming
4 4 (7.55%) Microservices
5 3 (5.66%) Converged Infrastructure
5 3 (5.66%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (5.66%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Stress Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Finite Element Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Industrial Design
6 2 (3.77%) Change Control
6 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.77%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) Java
2 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.89%) Perl
3 1 (1.89%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) C#
3 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (7.55%) VCP5
3 3 (5.66%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.77%) JNCIP
4 2 (3.77%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.89%) CCIE
5 1 (1.89%) CCNP
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) XenApp
2 1 (1.89%) XenServer
2 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Cisco
2 8 (15.09%) SAP
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) HP
4 4 (7.55%) Juniper
4 4 (7.55%) VMware
5 3 (5.66%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.89%) Acme Packet
6 1 (1.89%) BroadSoft
6 1 (1.89%) Xilinx
6 1 (1.89%) Polycom
6 1 (1.89%) NetApp
6 1 (1.89%) EMC
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix
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