The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 134 126 142
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.43% 0.21% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.22% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Median salary £46,250 £51,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.31% -11.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £51,000 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
Design Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2244 1841 2119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.56% 97.25% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 1542 1922
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,982
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Birmingham region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) CAD
2 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 5 (31.25%) Automotive
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) CCIE
4 4 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (18.75%) HND
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) PTC Creo
6 2 (12.50%) VoLTE
6 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
6 2 (12.50%) Siemens NX
6 2 (12.50%) BroadSoft
6 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (12.50%) Presales
6 2 (12.50%) Network Design
6 2 (12.50%) Industrial Design
6 2 (12.50%) Abaqus
6 2 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 2 (12.50%) FreeSWITCH
6 2 (12.50%) Kamailio
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 2 (12.50%) Simulink
6 2 (12.50%) JNCIP
6 2 (12.50%) JNCIE

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (18.75%) PTC Creo
2 2 (12.50%) Abaqus
2 2 (12.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (12.50%) Siemens NX
2 2 (12.50%) Simulink
3 1 (6.25%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (6.25%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) MPLS
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
1 2 (12.50%) VoLTE
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) WLAN
2 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless Security
General
1 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (31.25%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) CAD
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Industrial Design
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Presales
3 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
4 1 (6.25%) Business Development
4 1 (6.25%) CAE
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Finite Element Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) CCIE
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (18.75%) HND
4 2 (12.50%) CCIP
4 2 (12.50%) CCVP
4 2 (12.50%) JNCIE
4 2 (12.50%) JNCIP
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) HNC
5 1 (6.25%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Kamailio
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) BroadSoft
2 2 (12.50%) Juniper
2 2 (12.50%) Siemens
3 1 (6.25%) Aruba
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Meraki
3 1 (6.25%) PTC