The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 130 113 120
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.37% 0.38% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.40% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Design Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1813 1749 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.69% 95.89% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1395 1357
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Design Engineer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 4 (33.33%) C
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (16.67%) Stress Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) DO-178B
4 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (16.67%) Verilog
4 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) Electronics
4 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (8.33%) CMS
5 1 (8.33%) Games
5 1 (8.33%) Maya
5 1 (8.33%) 3ds Max
5 1 (8.33%) ASIC
5 1 (8.33%) Adobe
5 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (8.33%) SCORM
5 1 (8.33%) DSL
5 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (8.33%) Military
5 1 (8.33%) VHDL
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 3 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Maya
3 1 (8.33%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) DSL
2 1 (8.33%) LTE
2 1 (8.33%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) Flash
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Verilog
2 1 (8.33%) SCORM
2 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (8.33%) Animation
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Learning Management System
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) ASIC
2 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Stress Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Coaching
2 1 (8.33%) OOP
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) IC Design
2 1 (8.33%) Content Management
2 1 (8.33%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (8.33%) Web Development
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C
2 3 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) DO-178B
2 1 (8.33%) JTAG
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Xilinx
2 1 (8.33%) Kenexa
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
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