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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 227 235 195
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 44 19 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.25% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.26% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 47
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7631 7312 8121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.61% 94.67% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6389 6276 6918
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Cambridgeshire +13 18 £80,000 +33.33% 3
Hertfordshire -6 18 £42,500 +19.71% 3
Essex -4 4 - - 1
Norfolk - 2 £62,500 - 1
Bedfordshire -4 1 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £37,500 - 1
Design Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 34 (41.98%) Degree
2 26 (32.10%) Electronics
3 24 (29.63%) Manufacturing
4 21 (25.93%) CAD
5 15 (18.52%) Marketing
6 13 (16.05%) Linux
7 12 (14.81%) SolidWorks
7 12 (14.81%) Wireless
8 11 (13.58%) Network Design
9 10 (12.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 10 (12.35%) C
10 9 (11.11%) Cisco
10 9 (11.11%) Internet
11 8 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (9.88%) Finance
12 7 (8.64%) Product Management
12 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
12 7 (8.64%) VHDL
12 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
13 6 (7.41%) ISO 9001
13 6 (7.41%) Juniper
13 6 (7.41%) DWDM
13 6 (7.41%) MPLS
13 6 (7.41%) OSPF
13 6 (7.41%) Python
13 6 (7.41%) Firewall
13 6 (7.41%) MATLAB
13 6 (7.41%) EMC
13 6 (7.41%) BGP
13 6 (7.41%) Stress Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.23%) Jetty
2 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) AutoCAD
1 4 (4.94%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 3 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.23%) CATIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.47%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.47%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) Wireless
2 9 (11.11%) Internet
3 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.41%) Firewall
4 6 (7.41%) DWDM
4 6 (7.41%) MPLS
4 6 (7.41%) OSPF
4 6 (7.41%) BGP
5 4 (4.94%) VPN
5 4 (4.94%) GSM
5 4 (4.94%) SDH
5 4 (4.94%) WAN
5 4 (4.94%) Network Security
5 4 (4.94%) Junos
5 4 (4.94%) Multicast
6 2 (2.47%) HSRP
6 2 (2.47%) WLAN
6 2 (2.47%) ZigBee
6 2 (2.47%) Bluetooth
6 2 (2.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) LabVIEW
2 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.23%) Maven
General
1 26 (32.10%) Electronics
2 24 (29.63%) Manufacturing
3 15 (18.52%) Marketing
4 8 (9.88%) Finance
5 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.47%) Games
6 2 (2.47%) Military
6 2 (2.47%) Retail
6 2 (2.47%) Billing
7 1 (1.23%) Banking
7 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.23%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) J2EE
1 2 (2.47%) Web Services
1 2 (2.47%) J2SE
1 2 (2.47%) LAMP
2 1 (1.23%) Qt
2 1 (1.23%) GTK+
2 1 (1.23%) HTML5
2 1 (1.23%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (1.23%) WebRTC
2 1 (1.23%) POSIX
2 1 (1.23%) XML
2 1 (1.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (8.64%) VHDL
3 4 (4.94%) Firmware
3 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.94%) Equities
4 3 (3.70%) SystemC
4 3 (3.70%) MPEG
5 2 (2.47%) Clustering
5 2 (2.47%) Verilog
5 2 (2.47%) Open Source
5 2 (2.47%) Physics
5 2 (2.47%) Ergonomics
5 2 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.23%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.23%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.23%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.23%) FMCG
6 1 (1.23%) IPTV
6 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.23%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) UNIX
3 3 (3.70%) Windows
4 2 (2.47%) Solaris
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.23%) uClinux
5 1 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) CAD
2 11 (13.58%) Network Design
3 7 (8.64%) Product Management
4 6 (7.41%) Stress Analysis
5 5 (6.17%) Video Processing
5 5 (6.17%) Project Management
6 4 (4.94%) Regression Testing
6 4 (4.94%) System Testing
6 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
6 4 (4.94%) Network Architecture
6 4 (4.94%) Network Management
7 3 (3.70%) 3D Modelling
8 2 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.47%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.47%) Data Security
8 2 (2.47%) Validation
8 2 (2.47%) Industrial Design
8 2 (2.47%) IC Design
8 2 (2.47%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) C
2 6 (7.41%) Python
2 6 (7.41%) MATLAB
3 5 (6.17%) Assembly Language
3 5 (6.17%) C++
4 4 (4.94%) Perl
4 4 (4.94%) SQL
5 3 (3.70%) VB
6 2 (2.47%) Java
6 2 (2.47%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 34 (41.98%) Degree
2 8 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.94%) JNCIE
3 4 (4.94%) CCIE
3 4 (4.94%) CCNP
4 3 (3.70%) PhD
5 2 (2.47%) CCNA
5 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.23%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.47%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) Ansible
2 1 (1.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) SolidWorks
2 9 (11.11%) Cisco
3 6 (7.41%) EMC
3 6 (7.41%) Juniper
4 5 (6.17%) Mentor Graphics
4 5 (6.17%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.47%) Adobe
6 2 (2.47%) Sun
6 2 (2.47%) HP
6 2 (2.47%) F5
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle
6 2 (2.47%) Sybase
6 2 (2.47%) Google
6 2 (2.47%) Autodesk
7 1 (1.23%) Huawei
7 1 (1.23%) Xilinx
7 1 (1.23%) Cadence
7 1 (1.23%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.23%) NetApp
Hertfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £50 - £65 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Skye Group
Salary: £45,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k
Posted: 15 days ago