The first table below looks at the demand for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 244 234 211
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 37 34 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.40% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.41% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 54
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8280 8221 8977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.56% 95.88% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6869 7147 7448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Design Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +5 17 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Hertfordshire +12 16 £41,500 +10.66% 1
Norfolk 0 3 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire -12 1 £51,000 -7.27% 3
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 23 (37.70%) Electronics
2 21 (34.43%) Degree
3 17 (27.87%) Manufacturing
4 13 (21.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 13 (21.31%) Linux
5 12 (19.67%) VHDL
6 10 (16.39%) UNIX
6 10 (16.39%) C
7 8 (13.11%) MATLAB
8 7 (11.48%) PhD
8 7 (11.48%) ASIC
8 7 (11.48%) CAD
9 6 (9.84%) Assembly Language
9 6 (9.84%) Verilog
10 5 (8.20%) Marketing
10 5 (8.20%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 5 (8.20%) C++
10 5 (8.20%) Video Processing
10 5 (8.20%) Lattice Semiconductor
11 4 (6.56%) SQL
11 4 (6.56%) EMC
11 4 (6.56%) Validation
11 4 (6.56%) Wireless
11 4 (6.56%) IC Design
11 4 (6.56%) Network Design
12 3 (4.92%) Electronic Design Automation
12 3 (4.92%) Mentor Graphics
12 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
12 3 (4.92%) Cadence
12 3 (4.92%) VPN

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.64%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.28%) AutoCAD
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.64%) CATIA
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
3 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.28%) Google App Engine
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Wireless
2 3 (4.92%) VPN
2 3 (4.92%) Internet
3 2 (3.28%) GSM
3 2 (3.28%) TETRA
4 1 (1.64%) Firewall
4 1 (1.64%) SSL
4 1 (1.64%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.64%) BGP
4 1 (1.64%) DWDM
4 1 (1.64%) MPLS
4 1 (1.64%) OSPF
4 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.64%) RIP
4 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.64%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Maven
2 1 (1.64%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (37.70%) Electronics
2 17 (27.87%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.20%) Marketing
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.28%) Games
5 2 (3.28%) Finance
5 2 (3.28%) Automotive
5 2 (3.28%) Billing
5 2 (3.28%) Retail
6 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.64%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Web Services
2 2 (3.28%) J2SE
2 2 (3.28%) J2EE
2 2 (3.28%) LAMP
3 1 (1.64%) JSON
3 1 (1.64%) XML
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) SOAP
3 1 (1.64%) HTML5
3 1 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 12 (19.67%) VHDL
3 7 (11.48%) ASIC
4 6 (9.84%) Verilog
5 2 (3.28%) Open Source
5 2 (3.28%) Firmware
5 2 (3.28%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.28%) Clustering
5 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.64%) Physics
6 1 (1.64%) Statistics
6 1 (1.64%) FMCG
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) UNIX
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) Windows
3 2 (3.28%) Solaris
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.48%) CAD
2 5 (8.20%) Video Processing
3 4 (6.56%) Validation
3 4 (6.56%) IC Design
3 4 (6.56%) Network Design
4 3 (4.92%) Electronic Design Automation
4 3 (4.92%) Product Management
4 3 (4.92%) Multithreading
5 2 (3.28%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.28%) UML
5 2 (3.28%) Change Management
5 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.28%) Data Security
5 2 (3.28%) Industrial Design
5 2 (3.28%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.64%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.64%) TDD
6 1 (1.64%) Regression Testing
6 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) C
2 8 (13.11%) MATLAB
3 6 (9.84%) Assembly Language
4 5 (8.20%) C++
5 4 (6.56%) SQL
6 3 (4.92%) Perl
6 3 (4.92%) Java
6 3 (4.92%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.64%) Tcl
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
7 1 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) PhD
3 2 (3.28%) HNC
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.64%) CCNP
4 1 (1.64%) HND
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
1 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.64%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP NNM
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 4 (6.56%) EMC
3 3 (4.92%) Mentor Graphics
3 3 (4.92%) Cadence
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) ANSYS
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) Sybase
4 2 (3.28%) Adobe
4 2 (3.28%) Sun
4 2 (3.28%) SolidWorks
4 2 (3.28%) Google
5 1 (1.64%) Xilinx
5 1 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) Juniper
5 1 (1.64%) Siemens
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) F5
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