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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 149 152 191
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 22 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.69% 0.63% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.65% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
3085 3098 3440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.98% 97.30% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2408 2553 2831
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £53,458
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram 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 8 February 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
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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
Derbyshire -14 8 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Northamptonshire - 6 £55,000 -
Leicestershire +5 5 £37,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +8 3 £40,000 - 2
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 25 (48.08%) Electronics
2 24 (46.15%) Automotive
3 23 (44.23%) CAD
3 23 (44.23%) C
4 20 (38.46%) Manufacturing
5 16 (30.77%) Firmware
5 16 (30.77%) EMC
6 15 (28.85%) SOLIDWORKS
6 15 (28.85%) Degree
7 14 (26.92%) Schematic Capture
8 13 (25.00%) Validation
9 10 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (17.31%) Assembly Language
10 9 (17.31%) VB
10 9 (17.31%) Windows
10 9 (17.31%) 3D Modelling
11 8 (15.38%) VHDL
12 7 (13.46%) Aerospace
12 7 (13.46%) C++
12 7 (13.46%) Embedded C
12 7 (13.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (11.54%) Finite Element Analysis
14 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
15 4 (7.69%) ANSYS
15 4 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
15 4 (7.69%) Freescale
15 4 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 4 (7.69%) Robotics
15 4 (7.69%) Solid Edge
15 4 (7.69%) Risk Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 15 (28.85%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (7.69%) Solid Edge
3 2 (3.85%) Siemens NX
4 1 (1.92%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.92%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.92%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.92%) Wireless
2 1 (1.92%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) LabVIEW
2 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (48.08%) Electronics
2 24 (46.15%) Automotive
3 20 (38.46%) Manufacturing
4 7 (13.46%) Aerospace
4 7 (13.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) VHDL
2 4 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (7.69%) Robotics
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.77%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.77%) Telematics
4 2 (3.85%) Derivative
4 2 (3.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Android
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) CAD
2 14 (26.92%) Schematic Capture
3 13 (25.00%) Validation
4 10 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (17.31%) 3D Modelling
6 6 (11.54%) Finite Element Analysis
7 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) C
2 9 (17.31%) Assembly Language
2 9 (17.31%) VB
3 7 (13.46%) C++
3 7 (13.46%) Embedded C
4 4 (7.69%) C#
4 4 (7.69%) Java
4 4 (7.69%) MATLAB
5 3 (5.77%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) HNC
2 4 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO26262
1 1 (1.92%) MISRA
1 1 (1.92%) MISRA C
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) EMC
2 4 (7.69%) ANSYS
2 4 (7.69%) Freescale
3 3 (5.77%) Atmel
3 3 (5.77%) Fujitsu
3 3 (5.77%) Mentor Graphics
3 3 (5.77%) NEC
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
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