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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 168 161 162
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 13 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.36% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 10
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £45,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +17.72%
Design Engineer
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3504 3035 3177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.45% 95.26% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2942 2576 2750
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Design Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 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
Nottinghamshire +6 6 £36,500 -8.75%
Derbyshire - 6 £37,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 25 (65.79%) Degree
2 23 (60.53%) Electronics
3 22 (57.89%) EMC
4 21 (55.26%) Firmware
5 17 (44.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 15 (39.47%) Manufacturing
7 14 (36.84%) Validation
8 13 (34.21%) VHDL
9 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
10 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
11 10 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (26.32%) Atmel
11 10 (26.32%) Marketing
11 10 (26.32%) QA
11 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
11 10 (26.32%) Aerospace
11 10 (26.32%) Ethernet
12 9 (23.68%) MPEG
13 6 (15.79%) CAD
14 5 (13.16%) V-Model
14 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
15 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
15 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
16 3 (7.89%) C
16 3 (7.89%) C++
16 3 (7.89%) Xilinx
17 2 (5.26%) Wireless
17 2 (5.26%) Logistics
17 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
17 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) EPLAN
2 1 (2.63%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.63%) CATIA
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.26%) Wireless
2 2 (5.26%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
1 1 (2.63%) LabVIEW
General
1 23 (60.53%) Electronics
2 15 (39.47%) Manufacturing
3 10 (26.32%) Marketing
3 10 (26.32%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) Firmware
2 17 (44.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 13 (34.21%) VHDL
4 9 (23.68%) MPEG
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Validation
2 10 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 6 (15.79%) CAD
4 5 (13.16%) V-Model
4 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.26%) Logistics
5 2 (5.26%) Finite Element Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) C
1 3 (7.89%) C++
2 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
2 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
3 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) Degree
2 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) EMC
2 10 (26.32%) Atmel
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) Xilinx
5 1 (2.63%) SolidWorks
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + pension + Bonus + 35 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago