The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 131 136 152
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 17 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.67% 0.54% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.56% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2404 2670 2959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.98% 95.84% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2017 2352 2455
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Design Engineer
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
Cambridge +4 16 £45,000 +12.50% 5
St Neots - 1 £46,000 -
Design Engineer
East of England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (48.39%) Electronics
2 8 (25.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
2 8 (25.81%) VHDL
3 5 (16.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 5 (16.13%) UNIX
3 5 (16.13%) PhD
3 5 (16.13%) Marketing
3 5 (16.13%) Lattice Semiconductor
3 5 (16.13%) Video Processing
4 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 4 (12.90%) ASIC
4 4 (12.90%) IC Design
4 4 (12.90%) Validation
5 3 (9.68%) Verilog
5 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
5 3 (9.68%) Assembly Language
5 3 (9.68%) CAD
5 3 (9.68%) MATLAB
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) ANSYS
6 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Product Management
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) J2EE

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Wireless
1 2 (6.45%) GSM
1 2 (6.45%) TETRA
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (48.39%) Electronics
2 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
3 5 (16.13%) Marketing
4 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) J2EE
1 2 (6.45%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 8 (25.81%) VHDL
2 4 (12.90%) ASIC
3 3 (9.68%) Verilog
4 1 (3.23%) Statistics
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
1 5 (16.13%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Video Processing
2 4 (12.90%) IC Design
2 4 (12.90%) Validation
3 3 (9.68%) CAD
4 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.45%) Product Management
4 2 (6.45%) UML
5 1 (3.23%) Network Design
5 1 (3.23%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Assembly Language
1 3 (9.68%) MATLAB
1 3 (9.68%) C
2 2 (6.45%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) PhD
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 3 (9.68%) ANSYS
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Sybase
3 2 (6.45%) Sun
4 1 (3.23%) Cadence
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridgeshire
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridgeshire
OHO Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago