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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 121 125 140
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 9 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.43% 0.66% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.69% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 11
Average salary £52,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
2005 2317 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.35% 95.04% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1931 2166
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +8 8 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Design Engineer
East of England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (52.00%) Electronics
2 10 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (40.00%) VHDL
3 9 (36.00%) Xilinx
3 9 (36.00%) EMC
4 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (24.00%) Degree
5 6 (24.00%) Signal Processing
5 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (24.00%) OpenCL
5 6 (24.00%) Algorithms
6 5 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (20.00%) Wireless
6 5 (20.00%) GSM
6 5 (20.00%) ISO 9001
6 5 (20.00%) 3G
6 5 (20.00%) CAD
7 4 (16.00%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (12.00%) Validation
8 3 (12.00%) Altera
9 2 (8.00%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (8.00%) Verilog
9 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
10 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (4.00%) Siemens
10 1 (4.00%) Firmware
10 1 (4.00%) AutoCAD
10 1 (4.00%) Autodesk

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (4.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.00%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Wireless
1 5 (20.00%) GSM
1 5 (20.00%) 3G
2 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
General
1 13 (52.00%) Electronics
2 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 10 (40.00%) VHDL
2 6 (24.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (8.00%) Verilog
5 1 (4.00%) DTV
5 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Signal Processing
1 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (20.00%) CAD
3 3 (12.00%) Validation
4 2 (8.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) PDM
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) C++
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.00%) HNC
2 1 (4.00%) HND
2 1 (4.00%) PhD
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Xilinx
1 9 (36.00%) EMC
2 3 (12.00%) Altera
3 1 (4.00%) Siemens
3 1 (4.00%) Autodesk
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Allen-Bradley
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