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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 175 164 184
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 3 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.094% 0.73% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.75% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 16
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £31,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
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
3100 3608 3723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.12% 97.04% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2527 2962 3065
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016. 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
Northamptonshire +8 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Derbyshire -10 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 18 (69.23%) Electronics
2 17 (65.38%) C
3 12 (46.15%) Degree
3 12 (46.15%) Automotive
4 11 (42.31%) Manufacturing
4 11 (42.31%) Firmware
5 10 (38.46%) EMC
5 10 (38.46%) Schematic Capture
6 9 (34.62%) C++
7 8 (30.77%) Validation
8 7 (26.92%) CAD
9 6 (23.08%) VHDL
9 6 (23.08%) Assembly Language
10 5 (19.23%) Windows
10 5 (19.23%) VB
10 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
11 4 (15.38%) Robotics
11 4 (15.38%) Android
11 4 (15.38%) Embedded Software Development
11 4 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (15.38%) Java
11 4 (15.38%) C#
11 4 (15.38%) Linux
11 4 (15.38%) Embedded C
11 4 (15.38%) MATLAB
11 4 (15.38%) LabVIEW
11 4 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
12 3 (11.54%) NEC
12 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (7.69%) Siemens NX
3 1 (3.85%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
1 1 (3.85%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) LabVIEW
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (69.23%) Electronics
2 12 (46.15%) Automotive
3 11 (42.31%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) VHDL
2 4 (15.38%) Robotics
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
3 3 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (11.54%) Telematics
4 2 (7.69%) Derivative
4 2 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (7.69%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.85%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Android
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Schematic Capture
2 8 (30.77%) Validation
3 7 (26.92%) CAD
4 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) 3D Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) Finite Element Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C
2 9 (34.62%) C++
3 6 (23.08%) Assembly Language
4 5 (19.23%) VB
5 4 (15.38%) C#
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded C
5 4 (15.38%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) MATLAB
6 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) EMC
2 3 (11.54%) Atmel
2 3 (11.54%) Freescale
2 3 (11.54%) Fujitsu
2 3 (11.54%) Mentor Graphics
2 3 (11.54%) NEC
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago