The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 626 622 588
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 249 209 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 162 144 241
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Design Engineer
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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 31 July 2014.

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 31 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
South East +9 112 £50,000 +5.26% 15
East of England +18 43 £45,000 -14.28% 8
East Midlands +3 22 £38,500 -35.83% 12
London -62 22 £65,000 +26.82% 2
West Midlands -1 17 £40,000 -33.33% 11
South West -4 17 £37,500 -16.66% 14
North West -12 7 £54,210 +54.88% 9
Yorkshire -32 7 £27,500 -25.67% 13
North East -1 4 £31,250 -3.84% 1
Design Engineer
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Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 184 (34.26%) Degree
2 141 (26.26%) Electronics
3 126 (23.46%) Cisco
4 112 (20.86%) Telecoms
5 102 (18.99%) CAD
6 89 (16.57%) Firewall
7 80 (14.90%) Manufacturing
8 77 (14.34%) OSPF
9 76 (14.15%) EMC
9 76 (14.15%) Network Design
10 74 (13.78%) Validation
11 73 (13.59%) Internet
12 71 (13.22%) Cisco Certification
13 68 (12.66%) C
13 68 (12.66%) BGP
14 67 (12.48%) MPLS
15 63 (11.73%) VoIP
16 58 (10.80%) Juniper
17 54 (10.06%) SNMP
18 53 (9.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
19 51 (9.50%) Smartphone
19 51 (9.50%) Broadband
20 50 (9.31%) Network Management
20 50 (9.31%) Cisco Nexus
21 49 (9.12%) Security Cleared
22 48 (8.94%) Windows
23 46 (8.57%) Retail
23 46 (8.57%) VHDL
24 45 (8.38%) Linux
25 43 (8.01%) C++

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 17 (3.17%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (0.93%) IIS
5 3 (0.56%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.56%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.37%) Lync
6 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.19%) Jetty
Applications
1 28 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.66%) AutoCAD
3 16 (2.98%) MS Office
3 16 (2.98%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 12 (2.23%) CATIA
5 9 (1.68%) MS Project
6 7 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.56%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.37%) EPLAN
9 2 (0.37%) Windchill
9 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.19%) InDesign
10 1 (0.19%) Revit
10 1 (0.19%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.37%) SaaS
2 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.37%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.37%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 89 (16.57%) Firewall
2 77 (14.34%) OSPF
3 73 (13.59%) Internet
4 68 (12.66%) BGP
5 67 (12.48%) MPLS
6 63 (11.73%) VoIP
7 54 (10.06%) SNMP
8 51 (9.50%) Broadband
9 50 (9.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 41 (7.64%) TCP/IP
11 40 (7.45%) Wireless
12 38 (7.08%) LTE
12 38 (7.08%) Network Security
13 35 (6.52%) DNS
14 33 (6.15%) 3G
14 33 (6.15%) LAN
15 26 (4.84%) VPN
16 25 (4.66%) Ethernet
17 18 (3.35%) VLAN
17 18 (3.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (0.74%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (3.17%) LabVIEW
2 2 (0.37%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.19%) Subversion
3 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.19%) Maven
General
1 141 (26.26%) Electronics
2 112 (20.86%) Telecoms
3 80 (14.90%) Manufacturing
4 46 (8.57%) Retail
5 42 (7.82%) Finance
6 38 (7.08%) Billing
7 37 (6.89%) Marketing
8 31 (5.77%) Aerospace
9 20 (3.72%) Automotive
10 6 (1.12%) German Language
10 6 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.56%) Banking
11 3 (0.56%) Military
12 2 (0.37%) French Language
12 2 (0.37%) Games
13 1 (0.19%) Back Office
13 1 (0.19%) Avionics
13 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.23%) Qt
1 12 (2.23%) Web Services
2 9 (1.68%) HTML
3 8 (1.49%) HTML5
3 8 (1.49%) SOAP
4 7 (1.30%) .NET
4 7 (1.30%) XML
5 5 (0.93%) Middleware
6 4 (0.74%) CSS
7 3 (0.56%) POSIX
7 3 (0.56%) CSS3
7 3 (0.56%) WebRTC
7 3 (0.56%) GTK+
7 3 (0.56%) FreeSWITCH
7 3 (0.56%) Ext JS
7 3 (0.56%) jQuery
8 2 (0.37%) WPF
8 2 (0.37%) Ajax
8 2 (0.37%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 51 (9.50%) Smartphone
3 46 (8.57%) VHDL
4 39 (7.26%) Firmware
5 21 (3.91%) Physics
6 18 (3.35%) Clustering
7 13 (2.42%) MPEG
7 13 (2.42%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (1.12%) SCADA
8 6 (1.12%) Verilog
9 5 (0.93%) Equities
9 5 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.93%) Telematics
9 5 (0.93%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.74%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.74%) RIA
10 4 (0.74%) Robotics
10 4 (0.74%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.74%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (8.94%) Windows
2 45 (8.38%) Linux
3 29 (5.40%) UNIX
4 19 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.74%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.56%) Solaris
9 3 (0.56%) uClinux
10 2 (0.37%) Windows XP Embedded
10 2 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (18.99%) CAD
2 76 (14.15%) Network Design
3 74 (13.78%) Validation
4 50 (9.31%) Network Management
5 36 (6.70%) Capacity Management
6 26 (4.84%) Software Engineering
7 25 (4.66%) Project Management
8 19 (3.54%) Load Balancing
8 19 (3.54%) Finite Element Analysis
9 17 (3.17%) Network Architecture
10 15 (2.79%) Product Management
11 13 (2.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (2.42%) Stress Analysis
12 11 (2.05%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (1.86%) Demand Forecasting
13 10 (1.86%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (1.68%) Identity Management
14 9 (1.68%) Logistics
15 8 (1.49%) ITIL
15 8 (1.49%) OO
Programming Languages
1 68 (12.66%) C
2 43 (8.01%) C++
3 17 (3.17%) Perl
4 16 (2.98%) Python
5 15 (2.79%) Embedded C
6 13 (2.42%) C#
7 12 (2.23%) SQL
7 12 (2.23%) Assembly Language
8 10 (1.86%) PowerShell
8 10 (1.86%) Java
9 8 (1.49%) VBScript
10 7 (1.30%) MATLAB
11 6 (1.12%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.56%) VB
12 3 (0.56%) XAML
13 2 (0.37%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.19%) PHP
14 1 (0.19%) R
14 1 (0.19%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 184 (34.26%) Degree
2 71 (13.22%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (9.12%) Security Cleared
4 31 (5.77%) CCNP
5 28 (5.21%) CCIE
6 24 (4.47%) CCNA
7 19 (3.54%) HND
8 18 (3.35%) SC Cleared
8 18 (3.35%) HNC
9 10 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.49%) CCIP
11 7 (1.30%) JNCIE
12 6 (1.12%) JNCIP
12 6 (1.12%) CCSE
13 5 (0.93%) CCDP
13 5 (0.93%) PhD
14 3 (0.56%) Check Point Certification
14 3 (0.56%) Chartered Engineer
15 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.37%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.05%) ISO 9001
1 11 (2.05%) QA
2 8 (1.49%) ISO 9000
3 5 (0.93%) SLA
4 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9002
5 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 20 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.93%) VMware ESX
3 5 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.93%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.74%) XenServer
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.37%) vSphere
5 2 (0.37%) XenApp
5 2 (0.37%) KVM
6 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (0.56%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.37%) HP NNM
2 2 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.19%) Salt
3 1 (0.19%) Ansible
3 1 (0.19%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 126 (23.46%) Cisco
2 76 (14.15%) EMC
3 58 (10.80%) Juniper
4 43 (8.01%) SolidWorks
5 32 (5.96%) Microsoft
6 25 (4.66%) F5
6 25 (4.66%) VMware
7 22 (4.10%) CheckPoint
8 21 (3.91%) Huawei
9 19 (3.54%) Citrix
10 15 (2.79%) Atmel
11 13 (2.42%) Nokia
12 12 (2.23%) HP
12 12 (2.23%) Avaya
13 11 (2.05%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 10 (1.86%) Fortinet
15 6 (1.12%) Brocade
15 6 (1.12%) Oracle
16 5 (0.93%) Redback
16 5 (0.93%) Mentor Graphics
Leicestershire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £55k DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-50K
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000-30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £28,000 to £47,000 per annum Pension and other compnay benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 36,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago