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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 145 118 134
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.47% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.49% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -42.30%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
2303 1847 2085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.32% 96.35% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 1562 1772
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 August 2016.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Birmingham region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) 4G
2 6 (42.86%) Network Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) VoLTE
2 6 (42.86%) GGSN
2 6 (42.86%) SGSN
2 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 6 (42.86%) Redback
2 6 (42.86%) Network Design
2 6 (42.86%) ATM
2 6 (42.86%) Packet Switching
2 6 (42.86%) SDH
2 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) VPN
2 6 (42.86%) 3G
2 6 (42.86%) SONET
2 6 (42.86%) MPLS
2 6 (42.86%) OSPF
2 6 (42.86%) BGP
2 6 (42.86%) RSVP
2 6 (42.86%) SS7
2 6 (42.86%) VRRP
2 6 (42.86%) Juniper
2 6 (42.86%) Ericsson
2 6 (42.86%) Frame Relay
2 6 (42.86%) HSRP
2 6 (42.86%) VoWiFi
3 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless

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 1 (7.14%) Abaqus
1 1 (7.14%) Siemens NX
1 1 (7.14%) Simulink
1 1 (7.14%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) 4G
2 6 (42.86%) 3G
2 6 (42.86%) ATM
2 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
2 6 (42.86%) Frame Relay
2 6 (42.86%) GGSN
2 6 (42.86%) HSRP
2 6 (42.86%) MPLS
2 6 (42.86%) OSPF
2 6 (42.86%) Packet Switching
2 6 (42.86%) RSVP
2 6 (42.86%) SDH
2 6 (42.86%) SGSN
2 6 (42.86%) SONET
2 6 (42.86%) SS7
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) VoLTE
2 6 (42.86%) VoWiFi
2 6 (42.86%) VPN
2 6 (42.86%) VRRP
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Automotive
4 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Physics
1 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Network Architecture
1 6 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) CAD
2 2 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Industrial Design
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CCIE
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) CCVP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) HNC
3 1 (7.14%) HND
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Ericsson
1 6 (42.86%) Juniper
1 6 (42.86%) Redback
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Aruba
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Meraki
3 1 (7.14%) Siemens
Birmingham
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