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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 732 703 743
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 183 214 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 137 167 123
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
90948 95877 92534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 77193 80166 75284
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
London -1 41 £60,000 -2.43% 2
South East -18 37 £50,000 +5.26% 17
East of England 0 23 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Yorkshire +29 22 £50,000 -13.04% 9
East Midlands +3 22 £40,000 +6.66% 6
West Midlands -10 20 £50,000 +33.33% 5
South West +3 17 £40,000 +6.66% 6
North West +16 13 £40,000 -11.11% 6
North East +10 3 £33,000 -26.66% 1
Design Engineer
UK

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 144 (31.58%) Degree
2 129 (28.29%) Electronics
3 90 (19.74%) CAD
4 77 (16.89%) Manufacturing
5 74 (16.23%) C
6 66 (14.47%) Network Design
7 61 (13.38%) Telecoms
7 61 (13.38%) EMC
7 61 (13.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 57 (12.50%) SOLIDWORKS
9 56 (12.28%) Cisco
10 54 (11.84%) Firmware
11 51 (11.18%) VHDL
12 47 (10.31%) Schematic Capture
13 45 (9.87%) Cisco Certification
14 42 (9.21%) Automotive
15 41 (8.99%) Linux
16 38 (8.33%) C++
16 38 (8.33%) AutoCAD
17 36 (7.89%) MPLS
17 36 (7.89%) Juniper
17 36 (7.89%) VPN
18 35 (7.68%) LAN
18 35 (7.68%) Windows
19 33 (7.24%) Unix
19 33 (7.24%) CCNP
19 33 (7.24%) Firewall
20 32 (7.02%) WAN
21 29 (6.36%) HNC
21 29 (6.36%) 3G

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (0.66%) SharePoint
1 3 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (0.44%) IIS
2 2 (0.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 57 (12.50%) SOLIDWORKS
2 38 (8.33%) AutoCAD
3 14 (3.07%) MS Excel
3 14 (3.07%) MS Office
4 13 (2.85%) PTC Creo
5 11 (2.41%) Solid Edge
6 9 (1.97%) Siemens NX
7 6 (1.32%) CATIA
7 6 (1.32%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 5 (1.10%) Windchill
9 4 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.88%) OrCAD
10 2 (0.44%) Mathcad
10 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.22%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.22%) Maya
11 1 (0.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.44%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.22%) Global PAYplus
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.22%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.88%) SaaS
2 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.44%) Office 365
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.89%) MPLS
1 36 (7.89%) VPN
2 35 (7.68%) LAN
3 33 (7.24%) Firewall
4 32 (7.02%) WAN
5 29 (6.36%) 3G
6 27 (5.92%) BGP
6 27 (5.92%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (5.92%) Ethernet
7 26 (5.70%) TCP/IP
8 25 (5.48%) OSPF
8 25 (5.48%) Wireless
9 24 (5.26%) 4G
10 23 (5.04%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (3.29%) 2G
12 14 (3.07%) VoIP
13 13 (2.85%) IPsec
14 12 (2.63%) Broadband
15 10 (2.19%) EIGRP
15 10 (2.19%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.22%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.19%) LabVIEW
2 5 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.88%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.66%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.66%) Gradle
4 3 (0.66%) IntelliJ
5 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.44%) JMeter
5 2 (0.44%) NUnit
5 2 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.22%) JIRA
6 1 (0.22%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 129 (28.29%) Electronics
2 77 (16.89%) Manufacturing
3 61 (13.38%) Telecoms
4 42 (9.21%) Automotive
5 26 (5.70%) Aerospace
6 15 (3.29%) Finance
7 11 (2.41%) Marketing
8 10 (2.19%) Banking
9 9 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.75%) Advertising
11 7 (1.54%) Military
12 6 (1.32%) Multimedia
13 5 (1.10%) Games
14 3 (0.66%) Avionics
14 3 (0.66%) Law
14 3 (0.66%) Legal
15 2 (0.44%) Retail
16 1 (0.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.54%) Qt
2 5 (1.10%) Web Services
3 4 (0.88%) SOAP
4 3 (0.66%) .NET
4 3 (0.66%) Hibernate
4 3 (0.66%) HTML
4 3 (0.66%) HTML5
4 3 (0.66%) Spring
4 3 (0.66%) WCF
4 3 (0.66%) XML
4 3 (0.66%) XSD
5 2 (0.44%) CSS
5 2 (0.44%) CSS3
5 2 (0.44%) Ext JS
5 2 (0.44%) jQuery
5 2 (0.44%) OpenCL
5 2 (0.44%) REST
5 2 (0.44%) RESTful
5 2 (0.44%) XMPP
6 1 (0.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 61 (13.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 51 (11.18%) VHDL
3 28 (6.14%) Data Centre
4 26 (5.70%) Embedded Systems
5 22 (4.82%) Computer Science
6 19 (4.17%) Verilog
7 13 (2.85%) Mathematics
8 12 (2.63%) ASIC
9 10 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (2.19%) Robotics
10 9 (1.97%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.32%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.32%) Physics
12 5 (1.10%) CPLD
12 5 (1.10%) Smart Energy
13 4 (0.88%) SCADA
14 3 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.66%) PKI
14 3 (0.66%) Telematics
15 2 (0.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.99%) Linux
2 35 (7.68%) Windows
3 33 (7.24%) Unix
4 16 (3.51%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.07%) Solaris
6 12 (2.63%) HPUX
7 7 (1.54%) SUSE
8 6 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.10%) Android
10 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.44%) AIX
12 2 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (19.74%) CAD
2 66 (14.47%) Network Design
3 47 (10.31%) Schematic Capture
4 28 (6.14%) Validation
5 25 (5.48%) Software Engineering
6 24 (5.26%) 3D Modelling
7 20 (4.39%) Kalman Filter
8 16 (3.51%) Project Management
9 14 (3.07%) Finite Element Analysis
10 13 (2.85%) Presales
10 13 (2.85%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (2.19%) OO
13 9 (1.97%) Network Management
14 8 (1.75%) Migration
14 8 (1.75%) Network Architecture
15 7 (1.54%) Embedded Software Development
15 7 (1.54%) ITIL
15 7 (1.54%) Mentoring
15 7 (1.54%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 74 (16.23%) C
2 38 (8.33%) C++
3 22 (4.82%) Embedded C
4 18 (3.95%) C#
5 17 (3.73%) Shell Script
6 14 (3.07%) Assembly Language
7 12 (2.63%) Java
7 12 (2.63%) MATLAB
8 10 (2.19%) VB
9 6 (1.32%) SQL
10 4 (0.88%) Perl
11 3 (0.66%) Embedded C++
11 3 (0.66%) Groovy
11 3 (0.66%) Python
12 2 (0.44%) C-shell
12 2 (0.44%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.44%) Tcl
13 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.22%) PHP
13 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 144 (31.58%) Degree
2 45 (9.87%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (7.24%) CCNP
4 29 (6.36%) HNC
5 24 (5.26%) HND
6 22 (4.82%) CCIE
7 21 (4.61%) Security Cleared
8 20 (4.39%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.54%) CCDP
9 7 (1.54%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.54%) PhD
10 6 (1.32%) CCNA
11 5 (1.10%) JNCIA
12 4 (0.88%) Chartered Engineer
13 3 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.66%) JNCIP
14 2 (0.44%) CCDA
14 2 (0.44%) JNCIS
14 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.19%) QA
2 7 (1.54%) JSP 440
3 5 (1.10%) ISO 9000
3 5 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.10%) ISO13485
3 5 (1.10%) MISRA
4 2 (0.44%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.22%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.22%) JTAG
5 1 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 54 (11.84%) Firmware
2 16 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.44%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.44%) Sendmail
4 2 (0.44%) vCloud
5 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (0.88%) FortiGate
2 3 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.44%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (0.44%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.44%) Proventia
4 1 (0.22%) Cacti
4 1 (0.22%) Nagios
4 1 (0.22%) OPNET
4 1 (0.22%) SCCM
4 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 61 (13.38%) EMC
2 56 (12.28%) Cisco
3 36 (7.89%) Juniper
4 28 (6.14%) Huawei
5 21 (4.61%) Microsoft
6 17 (3.73%) VMware
7 16 (3.51%) CheckPoint
8 15 (3.29%) Altera
8 15 (3.29%) HP
9 13 (2.85%) Xilinx
10 12 (2.63%) NetApp
11 11 (2.41%) Ericsson
12 9 (1.97%) Dell
13 8 (1.75%) Atmel
13 8 (1.75%) Redback
14 7 (1.54%) Oracle
14 7 (1.54%) Palo Alto
14 7 (1.54%) Red Hat
15 5 (1.10%) Blue Coat
15 5 (1.10%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Engineering
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: Forty to Sixty Thousand
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Derbyshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum £30-38K + Share Options
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier Engineering
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-50000 Per Annum 25-50K + Share Options
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon, UK
Intel
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 14 days ago
Huddersfield
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive basic + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago