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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 636 687 659
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 204 167 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 159 124 181
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,600 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 January 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 -25 72 £47,500 +11.76% 42
London +5 37 £61,500 +23.00% 8
East of England -4 24 £42,500 -15.00% 9
East Midlands +27 19 £37,500 +3.44% 7
North West +8 17 £45,000 +23.28% 10
South West -24 13 £37,500 - 33
West Midlands -1 11 £37,500 -11.76% 6
North East - 8 £45,000 - 3
Midlands -6 2 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Yorkshire -7 2 £57,500 - 4
Design Engineer
UK

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 131 (33.42%) Degree
2 84 (21.43%) Cisco
3 76 (19.39%) Electronics
4 75 (19.13%) Network Design
5 63 (16.07%) C
6 61 (15.56%) Windows
7 60 (15.31%) HND
8 58 (14.80%) Microsoft
9 56 (14.29%) Firewall
10 54 (13.78%) Telecoms
10 54 (13.78%) CAD
11 53 (13.52%) Manufacturing
11 53 (13.52%) Cisco Certification
12 52 (13.27%) CCNP
13 51 (13.01%) EMC
13 51 (13.01%) HNC
13 51 (13.01%) AutoCAD
14 45 (11.48%) BGP
14 45 (11.48%) VMware
14 45 (11.48%) Citrix
15 39 (9.95%) Security Cleared
15 39 (9.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (9.95%) MPLS
15 39 (9.95%) OSPF
16 36 (9.18%) WAN
17 34 (8.67%) HP
17 34 (8.67%) SC Cleared
18 33 (8.42%) F5
19 32 (8.16%) DNS
19 32 (8.16%) LAN

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 7 (1.79%) IIS
2 5 (1.28%) CMS
3 4 (1.02%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.77%) Lync
4 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.77%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.77%) Kinematics
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.26%) JBoss
6 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.26%) Confluence
6 1 (0.26%) WinCC
Applications
1 51 (13.01%) AutoCAD
2 26 (6.63%) MS Excel
3 19 (4.85%) MS Office
4 10 (2.55%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 8 (2.04%) CATIA
6 5 (1.28%) CorelDRAW
6 5 (1.28%) MS Project
7 4 (1.02%) MS Visio
7 4 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.77%) Maya
8 3 (0.77%) 3ds Max
8 3 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.77%) Windchill
9 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.26%) NASTRAN
9 1 (0.26%) Revit
9 1 (0.26%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.51%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.02%) SaaS
2 4 (1.02%) IaaS
3 3 (0.77%) PaaS
3 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (14.29%) Firewall
2 45 (11.48%) BGP
3 39 (9.95%) MPLS
3 39 (9.95%) OSPF
4 36 (9.18%) WAN
5 32 (8.16%) LAN
5 32 (8.16%) DNS
6 29 (7.40%) TCP/IP
7 27 (6.89%) Network Security
7 27 (6.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (5.61%) Internet
8 22 (5.61%) Wireless
9 21 (5.36%) DHCP
10 20 (5.10%) VPN
11 19 (4.85%) Ethernet
12 17 (4.34%) Unified Communications
12 17 (4.34%) NetScaler
13 15 (3.83%) 3G
13 15 (3.83%) EIGRP
14 14 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.77%) RDBMS
2 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
2 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (2.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.51%) Subversion
3 1 (0.26%) JIRA
3 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.26%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.26%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.26%) LabVIEW
General
1 76 (19.39%) Electronics
2 54 (13.78%) Telecoms
3 53 (13.52%) Manufacturing
4 28 (7.14%) Finance
5 19 (4.85%) Automotive
6 8 (2.04%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.79%) Military
8 5 (1.28%) Retail
8 5 (1.28%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.02%) Marketing
9 4 (1.02%) Banking
9 4 (1.02%) Games
10 3 (0.77%) Avionics
10 3 (0.77%) Legal
10 3 (0.77%) Advertising
11 2 (0.51%) Publishing
11 2 (0.51%) Billing
11 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.30%) Web Services
2 7 (1.79%) HTML
3 6 (1.53%) HTML5
3 6 (1.53%) OpenCL
4 4 (1.02%) SOAP
5 3 (0.77%) .NET
5 3 (0.77%) COM
5 3 (0.77%) Flash
6 2 (0.51%) Middleware
6 2 (0.51%) WCF
6 2 (0.51%) WPF
6 2 (0.51%) Silverlight
6 2 (0.51%) MFC
6 2 (0.51%) XML
6 2 (0.51%) WebCenter
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.51%) Qt
6 2 (0.51%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.26%) WebRTC
7 1 (0.26%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 26 (6.63%) VHDL
3 24 (6.12%) Embedded Systems
4 23 (5.87%) Clustering
5 17 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.57%) iDTV
6 14 (3.57%) BBC
7 10 (2.55%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.55%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (2.04%) N-Tier
8 8 (2.04%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.53%) Telematics
9 6 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.53%) Verilog
10 5 (1.28%) SCORM
10 5 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (1.28%) Learning Management System
11 4 (1.02%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.02%) Robotics
12 3 (0.77%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 61 (15.56%) Windows
2 30 (7.65%) Linux
2 30 (7.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (7.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (6.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (5.36%) Windows 7
5 20 (5.10%) Windows 8
5 20 (5.10%) Windows 2000 Server
5 20 (5.10%) Windows XP
6 10 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.79%) Solaris
8 6 (1.53%) UNIX
8 6 (1.53%) AIX
9 5 (1.28%) VMS
10 4 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.51%) Android
12 1 (0.26%) uClinux
12 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (19.13%) Network Design
2 54 (13.78%) CAD
3 29 (7.40%) Validation
4 24 (6.12%) Service Delivery
4 24 (6.12%) Load Balancing
5 23 (5.87%) Change Management
5 23 (5.87%) Signal Processing
6 22 (5.61%) Project Management
7 20 (5.10%) TOGAF
8 17 (4.34%) Security Architecture
9 16 (4.08%) Software Engineering
10 15 (3.83%) ITIL
11 14 (3.57%) Service Management
11 14 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (3.57%) Line Management
12 10 (2.55%) Digital Signal Processing
12 10 (2.55%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (2.30%) Mentoring
13 9 (2.30%) Finite Element Analysis
13 9 (2.30%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (16.07%) C
2 26 (6.63%) SQL
3 25 (6.38%) C++
4 21 (5.36%) Embedded C
5 14 (3.57%) Assembly Language
6 9 (2.30%) Perl
7 8 (2.04%) VB
8 6 (1.53%) Python
8 6 (1.53%) Embedded C++
8 6 (1.53%) C#
9 5 (1.28%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.02%) VBScript
11 3 (0.77%) Java
11 3 (0.77%) Tcl
11 3 (0.77%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.77%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.77%) R
12 2 (0.51%) Scala
13 1 (0.26%) C-shell
13 1 (0.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 131 (33.42%) Degree
2 60 (15.31%) HND
3 53 (13.52%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (13.27%) CCNP
5 51 (13.01%) HNC
6 39 (9.95%) Security Cleared
7 34 (8.67%) SC Cleared
8 22 (5.61%) DV Cleared
9 20 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (5.10%) MCSE
9 20 (5.10%) CCIE
10 17 (4.34%) CCDP
11 16 (4.08%) PhD
12 11 (2.81%) CCIP
13 9 (2.30%) CCNA
14 7 (1.79%) JNCIE
15 4 (1.02%) JNCIP
15 4 (1.02%) CCDA
15 4 (1.02%) CISSP
16 3 (0.77%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.08%) ISO 9001
2 9 (2.30%) QA
3 3 (0.77%) SLA
4 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 39 (9.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (7.65%) Firmware
3 29 (7.40%) XenApp
4 28 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (2.04%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.28%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.02%) vSphere
8 3 (0.77%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.51%) KVM
10 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.51%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.51%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (0.51%) Puppet
2 2 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.51%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.26%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 84 (21.43%) Cisco
2 58 (14.80%) Microsoft
3 51 (13.01%) EMC
4 45 (11.48%) Citrix
4 45 (11.48%) VMware
5 34 (8.67%) HP
6 33 (8.42%) F5
7 27 (6.89%) Juniper
8 17 (4.34%) SolidWorks
9 15 (3.83%) Avaya
10 14 (3.57%) Oracle
11 13 (3.32%) Autodesk
11 13 (3.32%) Red Hat
12 12 (3.06%) NetApp
12 12 (3.06%) IBM
13 11 (2.81%) CheckPoint
14 9 (2.30%) Xilinx
15 8 (2.04%) Mentor Graphics
15 8 (2.04%) Fortinet
15 8 (2.04%) Atmel
Hertfordshire
European Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hythe, Kent
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Sussex
Douch Biomass
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Spennymoor, County Durham
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Optimus Search
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Pension/ Bonus/ Relocation/visa
Posted: 3 days ago