The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 97 102 126
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 18 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.99% 0.51% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.54% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 0
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +18.98%
Design Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1711 1478 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.43% 93.84% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1292 1639
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 11 (33.33%) Marketing
3 10 (30.30%) CAD
3 10 (30.30%) Electronics
4 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
5 8 (24.24%) SolidWorks
6 7 (21.21%) Wireless
7 6 (18.18%) Stress Analysis
7 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
8 5 (15.15%) GSM
8 5 (15.15%) Project Management
8 5 (15.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (15.15%) Product Management
9 4 (12.12%) VPLS
9 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
9 4 (12.12%) Firewall
9 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.12%) JNCIE
9 4 (12.12%) Redback
9 4 (12.12%) Network Design
9 4 (12.12%) ISO 9001
9 4 (12.12%) BGP
9 4 (12.12%) DNS
9 4 (12.12%) Cisco
9 4 (12.12%) 3G
9 4 (12.12%) MPLS
9 4 (12.12%) OSPF
9 4 (12.12%) CCIE
9 4 (12.12%) CCNP
9 4 (12.12%) CCIP

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (6.06%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Wireless
2 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
3 5 (15.15%) GSM
4 4 (12.12%) VPLS
4 4 (12.12%) Firewall
4 4 (12.12%) BGP
4 4 (12.12%) DNS
4 4 (12.12%) 3G
4 4 (12.12%) MPLS
4 4 (12.12%) OSPF
5 2 (6.06%) ZigBee
5 2 (6.06%) Bluetooth
6 1 (3.03%) 3GPP
6 1 (3.03%) WCDMA
6 1 (3.03%) TETRA
6 1 (3.03%) 2G
6 1 (3.03%) DVB
6 1 (3.03%) LTE
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (33.33%) Marketing
2 10 (30.30%) Electronics
3 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
4 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) J2EE
1 2 (6.06%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.06%) VHDL
4 2 (6.06%) Verilog
5 1 (3.03%) ASIC
5 1 (3.03%) IPTV
5 1 (3.03%) Physics
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (6.06%) UNIX
1 2 (6.06%) Solaris
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) CAD
2 6 (18.18%) Stress Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) Product Management
4 4 (12.12%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.06%) Validation
5 2 (6.06%) IC Design
5 2 (6.06%) UML
6 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) Video Processing
6 1 (3.03%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (3.03%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Assembly Language
1 3 (9.09%) C
2 2 (6.06%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) JNCIE
2 4 (12.12%) CCIE
2 4 (12.12%) CCNP
2 4 (12.12%) CCIP
2 4 (12.12%) CCDP
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) SolidWorks
2 4 (12.12%) Redback
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
2 4 (12.12%) EMC
2 4 (12.12%) Juniper
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Sybase
3 2 (6.06%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) Cadence
4 1 (3.03%) Huawei
4 1 (3.03%) Lattice Semiconductor
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