The first table below looks at the demand for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 100 114 119
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 18 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.00% 0.55% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.59% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 1
Average salary £80,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1701 1535 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.61% 93.03% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1349 1519
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Design Engineer
Cambridgeshire

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (45.45%) Electronics
2 14 (42.42%) Degree
3 13 (39.39%) Marketing
4 11 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 10 (30.30%) CAD
6 8 (24.24%) SolidWorks
7 7 (21.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 6 (18.18%) Product Management
8 6 (18.18%) Stress Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) Wireless
9 5 (15.15%) VHDL
9 5 (15.15%) Project Management
10 4 (12.12%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 4 (12.12%) Lattice Semiconductor
10 4 (12.12%) Video Processing
10 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
10 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
10 4 (12.12%) GSM
11 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
11 3 (9.09%) PhD
12 2 (6.06%) Bluetooth
12 2 (6.06%) Verilog
12 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
12 2 (6.06%) Sun
12 2 (6.06%) EMC
12 2 (6.06%) Assembly Language
12 2 (6.06%) 3G
12 2 (6.06%) C
12 2 (6.06%) Java
12 2 (6.06%) SQL

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Wireless
2 4 (12.12%) GSM
3 2 (6.06%) Bluetooth
3 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
3 2 (6.06%) 3G
3 2 (6.06%) ZigBee
3 2 (6.06%) TETRA
4 1 (3.03%) DVB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (45.45%) Electronics
2 13 (39.39%) Marketing
3 11 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) J2EE
1 2 (6.06%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (15.15%) VHDL
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Verilog
4 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.03%) IPTV
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.03%) Physics
5 1 (3.03%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) UNIX
1 2 (6.06%) Solaris
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) CAD
2 6 (18.18%) Product Management
2 6 (18.18%) Stress Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Video Processing
5 2 (6.06%) UML
5 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.06%) IC Design
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.03%) Validation
6 1 (3.03%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (3.03%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Assembly Language
1 2 (6.06%) C
1 2 (6.06%) Java
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) SolidWorks
2 4 (12.12%) Lattice Semiconductor
3 2 (6.06%) Sun
3 2 (6.06%) EMC
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Sybase
4 1 (3.03%) Huawei
4 1 (3.03%) Cadence
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