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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 238 221 246
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 30 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.44% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 26
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
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
7383 6803 8882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.23% 95.70% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6038 5815 7558
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 £25,000 £24,000
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +3 15 £50,000 - 5
Hertfordshire -22 9 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Essex +5 3 £40,750 -22.38%
Suffolk - 3 £42,500 - 1
Design Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 26 (38.24%) Degree
2 20 (29.41%) CAD
3 17 (25.00%) Network Design
4 16 (23.53%) Cisco
5 15 (22.06%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (20.59%) Manufacturing
7 13 (19.12%) Firewall
7 13 (19.12%) Juniper
7 13 (19.12%) MPLS
8 12 (17.65%) OSPF
8 12 (17.65%) BGP
8 12 (17.65%) Wireless
8 12 (17.65%) SolidWorks
9 11 (16.18%) Electronics
9 11 (16.18%) CCIE
9 11 (16.18%) CCNP
9 11 (16.18%) C
9 11 (16.18%) Marketing
10 10 (14.71%) Linux
10 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
10 10 (14.71%) Internet
10 10 (14.71%) JNCIE
11 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
11 8 (11.76%) Finance
11 8 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (11.76%) Ethernet
12 7 (10.29%) EMC
13 6 (8.82%) CCDP
13 6 (8.82%) DNS
13 6 (8.82%) CCIP

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) AutoCAD
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.47%) MS Project
3 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) NASTRAN
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) MPLS
1 13 (19.12%) Firewall
2 12 (17.65%) OSPF
2 12 (17.65%) BGP
2 12 (17.65%) Wireless
3 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.71%) Internet
4 8 (11.76%) Ethernet
5 6 (8.82%) DNS
5 6 (8.82%) VPLS
5 6 (8.82%) DWDM
6 5 (7.35%) Network Security
6 5 (7.35%) WAN
7 4 (5.88%) GSM
7 4 (5.88%) SDH
7 4 (5.88%) VoIP
7 4 (5.88%) 3G
7 4 (5.88%) Multicast
7 4 (5.88%) Junos
8 3 (4.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (20.59%) Manufacturing
2 11 (16.18%) Marketing
2 11 (16.18%) Electronics
3 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.76%) Finance
4 2 (2.94%) Military
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.47%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) HTML
1 2 (2.94%) XML
1 2 (2.94%) POSIX
1 2 (2.94%) Qt
1 2 (2.94%) GTK+
1 2 (2.94%) HTML5
1 2 (2.94%) FreeSWITCH
1 2 (2.94%) WebRTC
2 1 (1.47%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (7.35%) VHDL
2 5 (7.35%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.88%) Verilog
3 4 (5.88%) Equities
3 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.41%) MPEG
4 3 (4.41%) SystemC
5 2 (2.94%) Physics
5 2 (2.94%) Ergonomics
5 2 (2.94%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.94%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.47%) ASIC
6 1 (1.47%) IPTV
6 1 (1.47%) FMCG
6 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.47%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) Windows
3 3 (4.41%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) uClinux
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) CAD
2 17 (25.00%) Network Design
3 6 (8.82%) Project Management
3 6 (8.82%) Stress Analysis
4 5 (7.35%) Validation
4 5 (7.35%) Network Management
4 5 (7.35%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (5.88%) Line Management
5 4 (5.88%) System Testing
5 4 (5.88%) Regression Testing
5 4 (5.88%) Product Management
5 4 (5.88%) Network Architecture
6 3 (4.41%) 3D Modelling
6 3 (4.41%) Signal Processing
6 3 (4.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.94%) ITIL
7 2 (2.94%) IC Design
7 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.47%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) C
2 6 (8.82%) C++
3 5 (7.35%) Assembly Language
4 4 (5.88%) MATLAB
4 4 (5.88%) Python
4 4 (5.88%) Perl
5 3 (4.41%) Embedded C
6 2 (2.94%) SQL
6 2 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) Degree
2 15 (22.06%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (16.18%) CCIE
3 11 (16.18%) CCNP
4 10 (14.71%) JNCIE
5 6 (8.82%) CCDP
5 6 (8.82%) CCIP
6 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.94%) CCNA
8 1 (1.47%) CCDA
8 1 (1.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
3 1 (1.47%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Firmware
1 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.94%) KVM
2 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Cisco
2 13 (19.12%) Juniper
3 12 (17.65%) SolidWorks
4 7 (10.29%) EMC
5 6 (8.82%) Redback
6 5 (7.35%) Mentor Graphics
7 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.41%) F5
9 2 (2.94%) Xilinx
9 2 (2.94%) HP
9 2 (2.94%) Autodesk
10 1 (1.47%) VMware
10 1 (1.47%) Cadence
10 1 (1.47%) NetApp
10 1 (1.47%) Huawei
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
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Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
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Salary: Attractive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago