The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 236 245 239
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 25 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.37% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 25
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7130 8031 7928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.44% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 6697 6916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire 0 7 £51,500 +14.44% 4
Hertfordshire -6 7 £50,000 +22.69% 4
Suffolk - 6 - -
Essex - 5 £37,500 - 2
Design Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 24 (48.00%) Electronics
2 16 (32.00%) CAD
2 16 (32.00%) Degree
3 15 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 12 (24.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 11 (22.00%) VHDL
6 10 (20.00%) Xilinx
6 10 (20.00%) EMC
6 10 (20.00%) PTC Creo
7 9 (18.00%) Legal
7 9 (18.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 8 (16.00%) Windows
8 8 (16.00%) C
9 6 (12.00%) Linux
9 6 (12.00%) Embedded C
9 6 (12.00%) Wireless
9 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.00%) Games
9 6 (12.00%) SOLIDWORKS
9 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (12.00%) Signal Processing
9 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (12.00%) Algorithms
9 6 (12.00%) OpenCL
10 5 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
10 5 (10.00%) Automotive
10 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
10 5 (10.00%) 3G
10 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (2.00%) Apache
1 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) PTC Creo
2 9 (18.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 6 (12.00%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (2.00%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Wireless
2 5 (10.00%) 3G
2 5 (10.00%) GSM
3 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.00%) MPLS
3 4 (8.00%) OSPF
3 4 (8.00%) BGP
4 3 (6.00%) IGMP
4 3 (6.00%) VLAN
4 3 (6.00%) Q.931
4 3 (6.00%) RTCP
4 3 (6.00%) RTP
4 3 (6.00%) VRRP
4 3 (6.00%) SNMP
4 3 (6.00%) HTTP
4 3 (6.00%) IPv4
4 3 (6.00%) IPv6
4 3 (6.00%) DHCP
4 3 (6.00%) VoIP
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 24 (48.00%) Electronics
2 15 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (18.00%) Legal
4 6 (12.00%) Games
5 5 (10.00%) Automotive
5 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (6.00%) Finance
7 2 (4.00%) Marketing
8 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) OpenCL
2 3 (6.00%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (2.00%) J2EE
3 1 (2.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (22.00%) VHDL
3 6 (12.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.00%) Verilog
6 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.00%) Derivative
6 1 (2.00%) FMCG
6 1 (2.00%) SystemC
6 1 (2.00%) Data Conversion
6 1 (2.00%) DTV
6 1 (2.00%) MPEG
6 1 (2.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) CAD
2 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (12.00%) Signal Processing
2 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (8.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 4 (8.00%) Validation
3 4 (8.00%) Network Design
4 2 (4.00%) Project Management
4 2 (4.00%) Time Management
4 2 (4.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (4.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.00%) PDM
5 1 (2.00%) Migration
5 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.00%) Data Management
5 1 (2.00%) Image Processing
5 1 (2.00%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (2.00%) Network Management
5 1 (2.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) C
2 6 (12.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (6.00%) C++
4 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) VB
4 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.00%) HND
4 4 (8.00%) CCNP
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.00%) CCIP
5 3 (6.00%) HNC
6 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Xilinx
1 10 (20.00%) EMC
2 4 (8.00%) Cisco
2 4 (8.00%) Altera
3 1 (2.00%) F5
3 1 (2.00%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (2.00%) Autodesk
3 1 (2.00%) Juniper
3 1 (2.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
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