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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 188 185 196
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 12 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.85% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.89% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 17
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 £33,700 £45,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
4072 5057 5546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.90% 95.94% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3204 4025 3785
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +3 4 £34,000 -38.18%
Newbury 0 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Thatcham -5 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Windsor - 2 - -
Maidenhead -4 1 - -
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 17 (65.38%) Telecoms
2 10 (38.46%) 4G
3 9 (34.62%) 3G
4 7 (26.92%) Firewall
4 7 (26.92%) Network Design
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 6 (23.08%) Linux
5 6 (23.08%) Blue Coat
5 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 6 (23.08%) Fortinet
5 6 (23.08%) Network Security
6 5 (19.23%) LTE
6 5 (19.23%) VoLTE
6 5 (19.23%) Ericsson
6 5 (19.23%) Juniper
6 5 (19.23%) Internet
6 5 (19.23%) OSPF
6 5 (19.23%) BGP
7 4 (15.38%) SONET
7 4 (15.38%) MPLS
7 4 (15.38%) Empirix
7 4 (15.38%) C++
7 4 (15.38%) ATM
7 4 (15.38%) Broadband
7 4 (15.38%) Packet Switching
7 4 (15.38%) SDH
7 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
7 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 4 (15.38%) VPN

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 2 (7.69%) Mathcad
2 1 (3.85%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) 4G
2 9 (34.62%) 3G
3 7 (26.92%) Firewall
4 6 (23.08%) Network Security
5 5 (19.23%) BGP
5 5 (19.23%) Internet
5 5 (19.23%) LTE
5 5 (19.23%) OSPF
5 5 (19.23%) VoLTE
6 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 4 (15.38%) Frame Relay
6 4 (15.38%) GGSN
6 4 (15.38%) HSRP
6 4 (15.38%) MPLS
6 4 (15.38%) RSVP
6 4 (15.38%) SGSN
6 4 (15.38%) SONET
6 4 (15.38%) SS7
6 4 (15.38%) VoWiFi
6 4 (15.38%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Gradle
1 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
1 1 (3.85%) JMeter
General
1 17 (65.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.85%) Qt
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Smartphone
1 4 (15.38%) VHDL
2 3 (11.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.85%) 3D Printing
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) CPLD
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.85%) Mechatronics
4 1 (3.85%) Robotics
4 1 (3.85%) SystemC
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Network Design
2 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management
3 3 (11.54%) Validation
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) CAD
4 2 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (3.85%) Industrial Design
5 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (7.69%) C
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
3 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SDET
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco
2 6 (23.08%) Blue Coat
2 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
2 6 (23.08%) Fortinet
3 5 (19.23%) Ericsson
3 5 (19.23%) Juniper
4 4 (15.38%) Empirix
4 4 (15.38%) Redback
4 4 (15.38%) Velocent
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) Xilinx
6 1 (3.85%) Cadence
6 1 (3.85%) Concur
6 1 (3.85%) Huawei
6 1 (3.85%) Nokia