The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 586 671 659
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 310 219 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 184 148 141
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -4.25%
Design Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in England

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Design Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
South East +21 104 £46,250 -11.90% 32
London +35 48 £55,000 - 7
East of England +2 43 £40,000 -20.00% 11
East Midlands +21 42 £36,875 -1.66% 4
South West -17 25 £37,500 - 24
North West +20 22 £35,000 -22.22% 8
West Midlands +3 18 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Yorkshire +7 8 £40,000 +1.26% 1
Design Engineer
UK

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 164 (31.12%) Degree
2 138 (26.19%) Electronics
3 101 (19.17%) CAD
4 95 (18.03%) Manufacturing
5 94 (17.84%) C
5 94 (17.84%) Cisco
6 85 (16.13%) Network Design
7 76 (14.42%) SOLIDWORKS
8 75 (14.23%) EMC
9 73 (13.85%) C++
10 70 (13.28%) Automotive
11 68 (12.90%) Windows
12 62 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 61 (11.57%) Telecoms
14 58 (11.01%) Linux
15 56 (10.63%) Firmware
16 53 (10.06%) VHDL
16 53 (10.06%) AutoCAD
17 50 (9.49%) Cisco Certification
18 49 (9.30%) Firewall
19 46 (8.73%) CCNP
20 45 (8.54%) MPLS
20 45 (8.54%) HND
21 44 (8.35%) HNC
21 44 (8.35%) TCP/IP
21 44 (8.35%) BGP
22 43 (8.16%) VPN
23 40 (7.59%) Validation
24 38 (7.21%) LAN
25 37 (7.02%) Embedded Systems

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 11 (2.09%) MS Exchange
2 10 (1.90%) Apache
2 10 (1.90%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.52%) Lync
4 7 (1.33%) JBoss
5 6 (1.14%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.95%) Node.js
6 5 (0.95%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.57%) IIS
8 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.19%) CMS
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 76 (14.42%) SOLIDWORKS
2 53 (10.06%) AutoCAD
3 13 (2.47%) MS Excel
4 11 (2.09%) CATIA
5 10 (1.90%) Solid Edge
6 9 (1.71%) PTC Creo
6 9 (1.71%) MS Office
7 8 (1.52%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 6 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (1.14%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.76%) Siemens NX
10 3 (0.57%) Simulink
11 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.19%) Revit
12 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.19%) Windchill
12 1 (0.19%) Maya
12 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.19%) EPLAN
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.19%) Global PAYplus
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.85%) SaaS
2 8 (1.52%) Google Apps
3 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.76%) PaaS
4 4 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (9.30%) Firewall
2 45 (8.54%) MPLS
3 44 (8.35%) BGP
3 44 (8.35%) TCP/IP
4 43 (8.16%) VPN
5 38 (7.21%) LAN
6 36 (6.83%) WAN
6 36 (6.83%) OSPF
7 31 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 30 (5.69%) SSL
9 27 (5.12%) Wireless
10 23 (4.36%) DNS
10 23 (4.36%) Ethernet
11 21 (3.98%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (3.61%) IPsec
13 16 (3.04%) VoIP
14 15 (2.85%) SAN
15 12 (2.28%) 3G
16 11 (2.09%) HTTP
17 10 (1.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 9 (1.71%) MySQL
3 6 (1.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.14%) RDBMS
3 6 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.95%) Couchbase
4 5 (0.95%) CouchDB
4 5 (0.95%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.76%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (3.04%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.28%) JUnit
3 8 (1.52%) LabVIEW
4 7 (1.33%) Subversion
4 7 (1.33%) Maven
4 7 (1.33%) JIRA
4 7 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.95%) DbUnit
5 5 (0.95%) Selenium
5 5 (0.95%) EasyMock
6 3 (0.57%) CodeWarrior
6 3 (0.57%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.19%) Carbide.c++
General
1 138 (26.19%) Electronics
2 95 (18.03%) Manufacturing
3 70 (13.28%) Automotive
4 61 (11.57%) Telecoms
5 34 (6.45%) Aerospace
6 29 (5.50%) Finance
7 17 (3.23%) Multimedia
8 16 (3.04%) Games
9 15 (2.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.90%) Legal
11 9 (1.71%) Banking
12 7 (1.33%) Marketing
13 6 (1.14%) Military
14 5 (0.95%) Avionics
14 5 (0.95%) Advertising
15 1 (0.19%) Publishing
15 1 (0.19%) Back Office
15 1 (0.19%) Billing
15 1 (0.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.61%) jQuery
2 15 (2.85%) HTML
3 13 (2.47%) Web Services
4 10 (1.90%) Ajax
5 9 (1.71%) SOAP
5 9 (1.71%) CSS
5 9 (1.71%) REST
6 8 (1.52%) Spring
6 8 (1.52%) J2EE
7 7 (1.33%) Hibernate
7 7 (1.33%) Struts
7 7 (1.33%) JSP
7 7 (1.33%) Qt
8 5 (0.95%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (0.95%) Protocol Buffers
8 5 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (0.95%) Apache Thrift
9 4 (0.76%) Silverlight
10 3 (0.57%) HTML5
10 3 (0.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 53 (10.06%) VHDL
3 37 (7.02%) Embedded Systems
4 32 (6.07%) Data Centre
5 21 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.98%) Verilog
6 18 (3.42%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (2.66%) Telematics
9 11 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.90%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.52%) User Experience
11 8 (1.52%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.33%) Kindle
13 6 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 6 (1.14%) Physics
13 6 (1.14%) ASIC
14 5 (0.95%) Data Structures
15 4 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
15 4 (0.76%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 68 (12.90%) Windows
2 58 (11.01%) Linux
3 23 (4.36%) UNIX
4 13 (2.47%) Android
5 12 (2.28%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.57%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.57%) HPUX
8 3 (0.57%) Solaris
9 2 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.19%) SUSE
10 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (19.17%) CAD
2 85 (16.13%) Network Design
3 40 (7.59%) Validation
4 35 (6.64%) Software Engineering
5 26 (4.93%) Kalman Filter
6 25 (4.74%) OO
7 22 (4.17%) 3D Modelling
8 19 (3.61%) Finite Element Analysis
9 18 (3.42%) Project Management
10 17 (3.23%) SOA
11 15 (2.85%) Change Management
11 15 (2.85%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (2.85%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (2.47%) Web Development
13 12 (2.28%) Scrum
14 10 (1.90%) OOD
14 10 (1.90%) Load Balancing
15 8 (1.52%) Open Source
16 7 (1.33%) Image Processing
16 7 (1.33%) Stress Analysis
Programming Languages
1 94 (17.84%) C
2 73 (13.85%) C++
3 33 (6.26%) Embedded C
4 30 (5.69%) Java
5 17 (3.23%) Embedded C++
6 14 (2.66%) Assembly Language
6 14 (2.66%) JavaScript
6 14 (2.66%) VB
7 11 (2.09%) MATLAB
8 10 (1.90%) Perl
8 10 (1.90%) Python
9 9 (1.71%) C#
10 6 (1.14%) R
11 5 (0.95%) SQL
12 3 (0.57%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.38%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.38%) VB6
13 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.38%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 164 (31.12%) Degree
2 50 (9.49%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (8.73%) CCNP
4 45 (8.54%) HND
5 44 (8.35%) HNC
6 15 (2.85%) CCIE
7 14 (2.66%) Security Cleared
8 13 (2.47%) SC Cleared
9 11 (2.09%) CCDP
10 10 (1.90%) JNCIA
11 7 (1.33%) CCNA
12 6 (1.14%) CCDA
12 6 (1.14%) JNCIP
13 5 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.76%) CCIP
14 4 (0.76%) JNCIS
14 4 (0.76%) Chartered Engineer
14 4 (0.76%) VCP5
15 3 (0.57%) JNCIE
15 3 (0.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.98%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.33%) ISO 9000
3 4 (0.76%) QA
4 3 (0.57%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.19%) JTAG
System Software
1 56 (10.63%) Firmware
2 27 (5.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.95%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (0.76%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.57%) vSphere
7 2 (0.38%) XenApp
7 2 (0.38%) XenServer
7 2 (0.38%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.38%) Xen
7 2 (0.38%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.38%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (0.95%) Nagios
2 2 (0.38%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.38%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.38%) WSUS
2 2 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 94 (17.84%) Cisco
2 75 (14.23%) EMC
3 31 (5.88%) VMware
4 25 (4.74%) Microsoft
5 22 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 22 (4.17%) Xilinx
6 21 (3.98%) Autodesk
7 19 (3.61%) Mentor Graphics
8 18 (3.42%) Oracle
8 18 (3.42%) Juniper
9 17 (3.23%) Freescale
10 16 (3.04%) F5
10 16 (3.04%) Atmel
11 15 (2.85%) NEC
11 15 (2.85%) Fujitsu
12 14 (2.66%) Blue Coat
13 12 (2.28%) HP
14 11 (2.09%) SAP
15 9 (1.71%) Citrix
15 9 (1.71%) Huawei
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £30000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago