The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 121 132 150
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 17 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.70% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 2
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +16.98%
Design Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2337 2156 2912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.86% 95.53% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1846 1866 2553
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Design Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +13 17 £50,000 -16.66% 4
Design Engineer
East of England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (46.43%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) Marketing
2 10 (35.71%) CAD
3 8 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 8 (28.57%) SolidWorks
4 7 (25.00%) Wireless
5 6 (21.43%) Firewall
5 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
5 6 (21.43%) Redback
5 6 (21.43%) Network Design
5 6 (21.43%) JNCIE
5 6 (21.43%) DNS
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco
5 6 (21.43%) BGP
5 6 (21.43%) CCIE
5 6 (21.43%) CCNP
5 6 (21.43%) CCIP
5 6 (21.43%) CCDP
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (21.43%) Juniper
5 6 (21.43%) MPLS
5 6 (21.43%) OSPF
5 6 (21.43%) VPLS
5 6 (21.43%) Stress Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (17.86%) Project Management
7 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 4 (14.29%) Electronics
7 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 4 (14.29%) EMC

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (3.57%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 7 (25.00%) Wireless
3 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 6 (21.43%) DNS
3 6 (21.43%) BGP
3 6 (21.43%) MPLS
3 6 (21.43%) OSPF
3 6 (21.43%) VPLS
4 4 (14.29%) 3G
4 4 (14.29%) GSM
5 2 (7.14%) Bluetooth
5 2 (7.14%) ZigBee
6 1 (3.57%) LTE
6 1 (3.57%) 2G
6 1 (3.57%) 3GPP
6 1 (3.57%) WCDMA
6 1 (3.57%) DVB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (35.71%) Marketing
2 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 4 (14.29%) Electronics
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) OpenCL
1 1 (3.57%) J2EE
1 1 (3.57%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (7.14%) VHDL
4 2 (7.14%) Verilog
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.57%) IPTV
5 1 (3.57%) Physics
5 1 (3.57%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Solaris
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) CAD
2 6 (21.43%) Network Design
2 6 (21.43%) Stress Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Product Management
4 4 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) IC Design
5 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.57%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (3.57%) Signal Processing
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Coaching
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C
1 3 (10.71%) Assembly Language
2 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) JNCIE
2 6 (21.43%) CCIE
2 6 (21.43%) CCNP
2 6 (21.43%) CCIP
2 6 (21.43%) CCDP
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) SolidWorks
2 6 (21.43%) Redback
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Juniper
3 4 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) Cadence
4 1 (3.57%) Huawei
4 1 (3.57%) Xilinx
4 1 (3.57%) Sun
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Sybase
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