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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 624 647 543
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -104
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 287 213 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 200 144 261
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East +38 122 £42,500 -5.55% 21
West Midlands +38 44 £37,500 -9.63% 26
East of England -10 37 £45,000 +12.50% 13
London -85 35 £35,000 -24.73% 6
North West +9 16 £36,500 +4.28% 8
East Midlands -12 13 £42,500 - 8
South West -13 13 £37,500 -16.66% 19
Yorkshire -34 4 £50,000 +81.81% 6
North East -6 3 £31,000 +14.81% 6
Design Engineer
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Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 131 (29.31%) Electronics
2 127 (28.41%) Degree
3 79 (17.67%) Telecoms
4 78 (17.45%) Windows
5 72 (16.11%) Cisco
6 70 (15.66%) CAD
7 69 (15.44%) Manufacturing
8 62 (13.87%) Firewall
9 60 (13.42%) VoIP
10 58 (12.98%) Microsoft
11 57 (12.75%) DNS
12 56 (12.53%) Network Design
13 52 (11.63%) Retail
13 52 (11.63%) C
14 51 (11.41%) Active Directory
15 49 (10.96%) VMware
16 47 (10.51%) C++
17 46 (10.29%) Linux
17 46 (10.29%) MPLS
18 44 (9.84%) OSPF
19 42 (9.40%) BGP
20 41 (9.17%) Internet
20 41 (9.17%) UNIX
20 41 (9.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
20 41 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
21 40 (8.95%) EMC
21 40 (8.95%) Citrix
21 40 (8.95%) Cisco Certification
21 40 (8.95%) VHDL
22 39 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (6.71%) MS Exchange
2 28 (6.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 28 (6.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (2.68%) IIS
4 4 (0.89%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (0.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.22%) Jetty
Applications
1 25 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.80%) AutoCAD
3 16 (3.58%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 15 (3.36%) CATIA
5 12 (2.68%) MS Office
6 5 (1.12%) Simulink
7 4 (0.89%) MS Project
8 2 (0.45%) Maya
8 2 (0.45%) CorelDRAW
8 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.45%) Solid Edge
9 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.22%) MicroStation
9 1 (0.22%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.45%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.45%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 62 (13.87%) Firewall
2 60 (13.42%) VoIP
3 57 (12.75%) DNS
4 46 (10.29%) MPLS
5 44 (9.84%) OSPF
6 42 (9.40%) BGP
7 41 (9.17%) Internet
8 35 (7.83%) SNMP
9 33 (7.38%) Broadband
10 31 (6.94%) LTE
10 31 (6.94%) Cisco Nexus
11 30 (6.71%) Network Security
12 28 (6.26%) LAN
12 28 (6.26%) 3G
13 20 (4.47%) INAP
14 19 (4.25%) TCP/IP
14 19 (4.25%) Wireless
15 18 (4.03%) VoLTE
16 17 (3.80%) 4G
16 17 (3.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.45%) MySQL
2 2 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.01%) LabVIEW
2 3 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.67%) MSI
3 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.22%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.22%) Subversion
4 1 (0.22%) Maven
General
1 131 (29.31%) Electronics
2 79 (17.67%) Telecoms
3 69 (15.44%) Manufacturing
4 52 (11.63%) Retail
5 37 (8.28%) Finance
6 35 (7.83%) Billing
7 22 (4.92%) Automotive
8 17 (3.80%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.79%) Games
9 8 (1.79%) French Language
9 8 (1.79%) Marketing
10 7 (1.57%) German Language
10 7 (1.57%) Banking
11 5 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.89%) Military
13 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.91%) Web Services
2 10 (2.24%) Middleware
3 7 (1.57%) HTML
4 5 (1.12%) HTML5
5 4 (0.89%) XML
5 4 (0.89%) Qt
6 3 (0.67%) COM
6 3 (0.67%) CSS
7 2 (0.45%) LAMP
7 2 (0.45%) SOAP
7 2 (0.45%) J2EE
7 2 (0.45%) EDI
7 2 (0.45%) J2SE
7 2 (0.45%) RESTful
7 2 (0.45%) REST
8 1 (0.22%) WebRTC
8 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.22%) GTK+
8 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.22%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 40 (8.95%) VHDL
3 36 (8.05%) Clustering
4 33 (7.38%) Smartphone
5 16 (3.58%) Firmware
6 14 (3.13%) Physics
7 11 (2.46%) Fat Client
7 11 (2.46%) Thin Client
8 10 (2.24%) Verilog
8 10 (2.24%) ASIC
9 9 (2.01%) CAN bus
10 8 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (1.34%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.12%) Animation
12 5 (1.12%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.89%) MPEG
14 3 (0.67%) Open Source
14 3 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 78 (17.45%) Windows
2 46 (10.29%) Linux
3 41 (9.17%) UNIX
3 41 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.68%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.79%) Windows XP
7 8 (1.79%) Windows XP Embedded
8 3 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.67%) Android
8 3 (0.67%) AIX
9 2 (0.45%) Solaris
9 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.22%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (15.66%) CAD
2 56 (12.53%) Network Design
3 37 (8.28%) Project Management
3 37 (8.28%) Network Management
4 26 (5.82%) Validation
5 24 (5.37%) Identity Management
6 22 (4.92%) Capacity Management
7 18 (4.03%) Finite Element Analysis
8 16 (3.58%) Network Architecture
9 13 (2.91%) Time Management
10 11 (2.46%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (2.24%) Information Security
11 10 (2.24%) Software Engineering
12 9 (2.01%) Security Architecture
12 9 (2.01%) Investment Management
12 9 (2.01%) Business Continuity
13 7 (1.57%) Logistics
13 7 (1.57%) ITIL
13 7 (1.57%) UML
13 7 (1.57%) IC Design
Programming Languages
1 52 (11.63%) C
2 47 (10.51%) C++
3 19 (4.25%) Assembly Language
4 17 (3.80%) SQL
5 16 (3.58%) Python
6 14 (3.13%) MATLAB
7 13 (2.91%) PowerShell
7 13 (2.91%) Java
8 12 (2.68%) VBScript
9 8 (1.79%) Perl
10 7 (1.57%) Embedded C
11 5 (1.12%) PHP
12 3 (0.67%) XAML
13 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.45%) Tcl
13 2 (0.45%) C-shell
14 1 (0.22%) Ruby
14 1 (0.22%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.22%) VB
14 1 (0.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 127 (28.41%) Degree
2 40 (8.95%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (6.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (6.04%) Security Cleared
5 20 (4.47%) CCNA
6 19 (4.25%) CCNP
7 12 (2.68%) HND
8 11 (2.46%) CCIE
9 10 (2.24%) HNC
9 10 (2.24%) SC Cleared
10 9 (2.01%) PhD
11 4 (0.89%) MCSE
11 4 (0.89%) CCIP
11 4 (0.89%) MCITP
12 3 (0.67%) OSCP
13 2 (0.45%) CCDP
13 2 (0.45%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.45%) Chartered Engineer
14 1 (0.22%) RHCE
14 1 (0.22%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.12%) SLA
2 4 (0.89%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.89%) QA
3 3 (0.67%) DO-254
3 3 (0.67%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 51 (11.41%) Active Directory
2 32 (7.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.24%) XenDesktop
4 9 (2.01%) XenServer
5 8 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.12%) XenApp
7 3 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.67%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.45%) vSphere
9 1 (0.22%) Xen
9 1 (0.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 7 (1.57%) SCCM
3 4 (0.89%) SCOM
3 4 (0.89%) SCVMM
4 3 (0.67%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.45%) Puppet
6 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.22%) Ansible
6 1 (0.22%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.22%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 72 (16.11%) Cisco
2 58 (12.98%) Microsoft
3 49 (10.96%) VMware
4 40 (8.95%) EMC
4 40 (8.95%) Citrix
5 31 (6.94%) SolidWorks
6 16 (3.58%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 14 (3.13%) Juniper
8 12 (2.68%) Avaya
9 10 (2.24%) Nokia
10 9 (2.01%) Veritas
11 7 (1.57%) F5
11 7 (1.57%) ANSYS
11 7 (1.57%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.12%) Lattice Semiconductor
12 5 (1.12%) Mentor Graphics
13 4 (0.89%) Agilent
13 4 (0.89%) Atmel
14 3 (0.67%) Xilinx
14 3 (0.67%) Fortinet
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Engineering
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Experis Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: car allowance + 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Experis Engineering
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Engineering
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Doyen
Salary: £25k - 55k per year + Flexitime+Pension+Jobsatisfaction
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £7K Car Allowance + OT (Up to £20K)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Netsource
Salary: Dependant on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago