The first table below looks at the demand for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 31 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 126 104 134
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 3 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.17% 0.47% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.50% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Average salary £54,210 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.88% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,578 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,842 £40,850 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1738 1611 2204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.60% 94.54% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1383 1317 1931
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Design Engineer
North West

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Design Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Chester -9 2 £48,421 +38.34% 1
Design Engineer
North West

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Aerospace
3 4 (28.57%) Validation
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) DMZ
3 4 (28.57%) Middleware
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
4 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) XAML
5 2 (14.29%) Human Factors
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) WAN
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) DMZ
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Human Factors
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security
1 4 (28.57%) Validation
1 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
1 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) XAML
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Aruba
Cheshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago