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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 245 209 230
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 22 39 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.57% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.59% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 48
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
7518 6602 8652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.60% 96.39% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6170 5312 7504
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -12 14 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Hertfordshire -27 6 £47,500 +26.66%
Bedfordshire +7 2 £44,750 -14.76% 2
Essex -12 1 £26,500 -47.00%
Design Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (29.82%) Wireless
2 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (26.32%) Cisco
2 15 (26.32%) Network Design
3 14 (24.56%) Manufacturing
4 13 (22.81%) Juniper
4 13 (22.81%) Firewall
4 13 (22.81%) Internet
4 13 (22.81%) MPLS
5 12 (21.05%) OSPF
5 12 (21.05%) BGP
5 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 12 (21.05%) CCNP
5 12 (21.05%) Linux
5 12 (21.05%) Electronics
6 11 (19.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 11 (19.30%) CCIE
7 10 (17.54%) JNCIE
7 10 (17.54%) C
7 10 (17.54%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (15.79%) GSM
8 9 (15.79%) Ethernet
8 9 (15.79%) EMC
8 9 (15.79%) CAD
8 9 (15.79%) 3G
9 8 (14.04%) Degree
9 8 (14.04%) ISO 9001
9 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
9 8 (14.04%) Finance
10 7 (12.28%) VHDL

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (3.51%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.75%) NASTRAN
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) Wireless
2 13 (22.81%) Firewall
2 13 (22.81%) Internet
2 13 (22.81%) MPLS
3 12 (21.05%) OSPF
3 12 (21.05%) BGP
3 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.79%) GSM
4 9 (15.79%) Ethernet
4 9 (15.79%) 3G
5 7 (12.28%) VPLS
6 6 (10.53%) VoIP
6 6 (10.53%) DNS
7 5 (8.77%) DWDM
7 5 (8.77%) Multicast
8 4 (7.02%) Junos
8 4 (7.02%) Network Security
8 4 (7.02%) VPN
8 4 (7.02%) WAN
9 3 (5.26%) SDH
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 14 (24.56%) Manufacturing
2 12 (21.05%) Electronics
3 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 8 (14.04%) Finance
4 3 (5.26%) Marketing
5 2 (3.51%) Automotive
6 1 (1.75%) Military
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) OpenCL
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
2 2 (3.51%) XML
2 2 (3.51%) POSIX
2 2 (3.51%) Qt
2 2 (3.51%) GTK+
2 2 (3.51%) HTML5
2 2 (3.51%) FreeSWITCH
2 2 (3.51%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (17.54%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (12.28%) VHDL
4 5 (8.77%) Algorithms
5 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.26%) Equities
7 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.51%) Device Driver
7 2 (3.51%) Verilog
8 1 (1.75%) PKI
8 1 (1.75%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.75%) SystemC
8 1 (1.75%) MPEG
8 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.75%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Windows
4 2 (3.51%) uClinux
5 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Network Design
2 9 (15.79%) CAD
3 7 (12.28%) Validation
3 7 (12.28%) Signal Processing
4 6 (10.53%) Project Management
5 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (8.77%) Network Management
6 4 (7.02%) Line Management
6 4 (7.02%) Product Management
7 3 (5.26%) System Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Regression Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (5.26%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.51%) CRM
9 1 (1.75%) ITIL
9 1 (1.75%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (1.75%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) C
2 5 (8.77%) Embedded C
3 3 (5.26%) Assembly Language
3 3 (5.26%) C++
3 3 (5.26%) Perl
3 3 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (21.05%) CCNP
3 11 (19.30%) CCIE
4 10 (17.54%) JNCIE
5 8 (14.04%) Degree
6 6 (10.53%) CCDP
6 6 (10.53%) CCIP
7 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.51%) CCNA
9 1 (1.75%) CCDA
9 1 (1.75%) PhD
9 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Cisco
2 13 (22.81%) Juniper
3 9 (15.79%) EMC
4 7 (12.28%) SolidWorks
5 6 (10.53%) Redback
6 5 (8.77%) Xilinx
7 4 (7.02%) F5
8 3 (5.26%) Mentor Graphics
9 2 (3.51%) HP
10 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.75%) VMware
10 1 (1.75%) CA
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