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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 662 630 613
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 221 201 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 150 142 228
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
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
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -20 96 £52,500 +10.52% 11
East of England +13 40 £50,000 -9.09% 7
London -31 25 £55,000 +14.58% 6
South West +8 21 £38,750 -13.88% 10
East Midlands +7 19 £37,500 -17.58% 1
Yorkshire -41 12 £39,500 -9.71% 3
West Midlands 0 10 £40,000 +26.98%
North West -19 6 £48,421 +38.34% 4
North East -3 2 £32,000 - 1
Design Engineer
UK

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (36.22%) Degree
2 124 (24.41%) Cisco
3 118 (23.23%) Electronics
4 104 (20.47%) Telecoms
5 99 (19.49%) CAD
6 87 (17.13%) Firewall
7 84 (16.54%) Network Design
8 78 (15.35%) OSPF
9 75 (14.76%) Cisco Certification
10 74 (14.57%) EMC
10 74 (14.57%) Validation
11 71 (13.98%) Manufacturing
12 70 (13.78%) BGP
13 69 (13.58%) MPLS
14 68 (13.39%) Internet
15 67 (13.19%) Juniper
15 67 (13.19%) C
16 53 (10.43%) VoIP
17 50 (9.84%) SNMP
18 47 (9.25%) Windows
18 47 (9.25%) Broadband
18 47 (9.25%) Smartphone
19 46 (9.06%) Security Cleared
20 45 (8.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
21 44 (8.66%) Cisco Nexus
22 43 (8.46%) Network Management
23 42 (8.27%) C++
23 42 (8.27%) SolidWorks
24 41 (8.07%) Linux
24 41 (8.07%) TCP/IP

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (3.54%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.59%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.39%) Lync
6 1 (0.20%) Jetty
6 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.31%) AutoCAD
3 17 (3.35%) MS Office
4 14 (2.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 10 (1.97%) MS Project
6 9 (1.77%) CATIA
7 7 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.98%) Windchill
9 4 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.59%) CorelDRAW
10 3 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.59%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.39%) EPLAN
12 1 (0.20%) Revit
12 1 (0.20%) MicroStation
12 1 (0.20%) NASTRAN
12 1 (0.20%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.39%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.39%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 87 (17.13%) Firewall
2 78 (15.35%) OSPF
3 70 (13.78%) BGP
4 69 (13.58%) MPLS
5 68 (13.39%) Internet
6 53 (10.43%) VoIP
7 50 (9.84%) SNMP
8 47 (9.25%) Broadband
9 44 (8.66%) Cisco Nexus
10 41 (8.07%) TCP/IP
11 40 (7.87%) Wireless
12 36 (7.09%) Network Security
13 35 (6.89%) LTE
14 31 (6.10%) LAN
15 30 (5.91%) VPN
15 30 (5.91%) Ethernet
15 30 (5.91%) 3G
16 27 (5.31%) DNS
17 19 (3.74%) WAN
18 18 (3.54%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.79%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.59%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (3.15%) LabVIEW
2 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.20%) Subversion
3 1 (0.20%) Maven
3 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 118 (23.23%) Electronics
2 104 (20.47%) Telecoms
3 71 (13.98%) Manufacturing
4 39 (7.68%) Retail
4 39 (7.68%) Marketing
5 35 (6.89%) Finance
6 31 (6.10%) Billing
7 28 (5.51%) Aerospace
8 11 (2.17%) Automotive
9 5 (0.98%) German Language
10 4 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.59%) Military
12 2 (0.39%) Banking
12 2 (0.39%) French Language
12 2 (0.39%) Publishing
12 2 (0.39%) Games
13 1 (0.20%) Back Office
13 1 (0.20%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.36%) Qt
2 11 (2.17%) SOAP
3 10 (1.97%) Web Services
4 8 (1.57%) HTML
4 8 (1.57%) .NET
5 7 (1.38%) XML
5 7 (1.38%) HTML5
6 4 (0.79%) CSS
7 3 (0.59%) jQuery
7 3 (0.59%) Ext JS
7 3 (0.59%) POSIX
7 3 (0.59%) Middleware
7 3 (0.59%) FreeSWITCH
7 3 (0.59%) CSS3
7 3 (0.59%) GTK+
7 3 (0.59%) WebRTC
8 2 (0.39%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (0.39%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.39%) REST
8 2 (0.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.25%) Smartphone
2 45 (8.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 39 (7.68%) VHDL
3 39 (7.68%) Firmware
4 19 (3.74%) Physics
5 14 (2.76%) Clustering
6 13 (2.56%) MPEG
6 13 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (1.18%) Verilog
7 6 (1.18%) SCADA
7 6 (1.18%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.98%) Telematics
8 5 (0.98%) Equities
8 5 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.79%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (0.79%) RIA
9 4 (0.79%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.59%) Open Source
10 3 (0.59%) SystemC
10 3 (0.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (9.25%) Windows
2 41 (8.07%) Linux
3 28 (5.51%) UNIX
4 16 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.79%) Solaris
10 3 (0.59%) uClinux
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (19.49%) CAD
2 84 (16.54%) Network Design
3 74 (14.57%) Validation
4 43 (8.46%) Network Management
5 30 (5.91%) Capacity Management
5 30 (5.91%) Kalman Filter
6 27 (5.31%) Project Management
7 24 (4.72%) Software Engineering
8 22 (4.33%) Load Balancing
9 18 (3.54%) Finite Element Analysis
10 15 (2.95%) Network Architecture
11 13 (2.56%) Product Management
11 13 (2.56%) Stress Analysis
11 13 (2.56%) ITIL
12 12 (2.36%) Service Management
13 11 (2.17%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (1.97%) Demand Forecasting
14 10 (1.97%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (1.77%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 67 (13.19%) C
2 42 (8.27%) C++
3 18 (3.54%) Perl
4 16 (3.15%) C#
5 15 (2.95%) Embedded C
6 12 (2.36%) Python
7 10 (1.97%) Assembly Language
8 9 (1.77%) SQL
9 7 (1.38%) Java
9 7 (1.38%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.38%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.18%) MATLAB
11 5 (0.98%) VBScript
12 2 (0.39%) VB
12 2 (0.39%) XAML
12 2 (0.39%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.20%) C-shell
13 1 (0.20%) R
13 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 184 (36.22%) Degree
2 75 (14.76%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (9.06%) Security Cleared
4 41 (8.07%) CCNP
5 37 (7.28%) CCIE
6 23 (4.53%) HND
7 22 (4.33%) SC Cleared
8 21 (4.13%) CCNA
9 20 (3.94%) HNC
10 14 (2.76%) CCIP
11 11 (2.17%) CCDP
11 11 (2.17%) JNCIE
12 9 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (1.18%) CCSE
13 6 (1.18%) JNCIP
14 5 (0.98%) CISSP
15 4 (0.79%) CCDA
15 4 (0.79%) PhD
16 3 (0.59%) Check Point Certification
17 2 (0.39%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.36%) ISO 9001
2 11 (2.17%) QA
3 8 (1.57%) ISO 9000
4 5 (0.98%) SLA
5 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 22 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.18%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.39%) vSphere
6 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.39%) XenApp
6 2 (0.39%) KVM
7 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (0.59%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.39%) HP NNM
2 2 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.20%) Ansible
3 1 (0.20%) Salt
3 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.20%) SCCM
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 124 (24.41%) Cisco
2 74 (14.57%) EMC
3 67 (13.19%) Juniper
4 42 (8.27%) SolidWorks
5 35 (6.89%) Microsoft
6 30 (5.91%) F5
7 27 (5.31%) VMware
8 24 (4.72%) CheckPoint
9 21 (4.13%) Huawei
10 16 (3.15%) Citrix
11 15 (2.95%) Atmel
12 13 (2.56%) HP
13 12 (2.36%) Fortinet
13 12 (2.36%) Nokia
14 9 (1.77%) Redback
15 8 (1.57%) Autodesk
15 8 (1.57%) Avaya
15 8 (1.57%) Oracle
15 8 (1.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 6 (1.18%) Brocade
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Bonus
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