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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 639 635 660
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 240 283 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 177 200 148
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
London +51 74 £61,500 +75.71% 5
South East -55 61 £50,000 +17.64% 26
East of England +20 27 £41,500 -7.77% 9
East Midlands +25 25 £38,250 -10.00% 11
North West +4 18 £37,500 +2.73% 3
South West -11 14 £37,500 - 20
West Midlands -52 8 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Yorkshire +12 6 £35,000 -30.00% 4
North East -1 5 £35,000 +12.90% 2
Design Engineer
UK

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 124 (27.31%) Cisco
1 124 (27.31%) Degree
2 110 (24.23%) Electronics
3 109 (24.01%) Network Design
4 87 (19.16%) C
5 81 (17.84%) BGP
6 79 (17.40%) Windows
7 76 (16.74%) Telecoms
8 74 (16.30%) EMC
9 73 (16.08%) Firewall
10 68 (14.98%) Cisco Certification
11 65 (14.32%) CCNP
12 55 (12.11%) MPLS
13 54 (11.89%) OSPF
13 54 (11.89%) HND
14 51 (11.23%) CAD
15 50 (11.01%) Manufacturing
15 50 (11.01%) Microsoft
15 50 (11.01%) Firmware
16 49 (10.79%) HNC
16 49 (10.79%) Cisco Nexus
17 48 (10.57%) F5
17 48 (10.57%) Finance
17 48 (10.57%) AutoCAD
18 45 (9.91%) C++
19 44 (9.69%) Citrix
20 41 (9.03%) Automotive
21 40 (8.81%) Validation
21 40 (8.81%) Linux
22 37 (8.15%) VMware

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (2.42%) MS Exchange
1 11 (2.42%) Lync
2 6 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.10%) CMS
4 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.88%) Node.js
4 4 (0.88%) OpenStack
4 4 (0.88%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.66%) Kinematics
5 3 (0.66%) Apache
5 3 (0.66%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.44%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.44%) IIS
6 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.22%) WinCC
7 1 (0.22%) Confluence
7 1 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 48 (10.57%) AutoCAD
2 27 (5.95%) MS Excel
3 23 (5.07%) SOLIDWORKS
4 17 (3.74%) MS Office
5 11 (2.42%) PTC Creo
5 11 (2.42%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 8 (1.76%) Solid Edge
7 6 (1.32%) CATIA
8 5 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.66%) MS Project
9 3 (0.66%) Maya
9 3 (0.66%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.22%) Simulink
10 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.22%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.22%) EPLAN
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.44%) Documaker
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.98%) SaaS
2 6 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.44%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 81 (17.84%) BGP
2 73 (16.08%) Firewall
3 55 (12.11%) MPLS
4 54 (11.89%) OSPF
5 49 (10.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 36 (7.93%) WAN
7 35 (7.71%) DNS
8 29 (6.39%) LAN
8 29 (6.39%) Wireless
9 28 (6.17%) TCP/IP
10 27 (5.95%) IPsec
11 23 (5.07%) VPN
11 23 (5.07%) HTTP
12 22 (4.85%) SSL
12 22 (4.85%) EIGRP
13 21 (4.63%) Ethernet
14 20 (4.41%) Network Security
15 18 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (3.52%) Unified Communications
16 16 (3.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.98%) NoSQL
2 8 (1.76%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.54%) RDBMS
3 7 (1.54%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.88%) Couchbase
4 4 (0.88%) Hadoop
4 4 (0.88%) CouchDB
4 4 (0.88%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.44%) MySQL
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 18 (3.96%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.10%) JUnit
3 4 (0.88%) LabVIEW
3 4 (0.88%) Selenium
3 4 (0.88%) EasyMock
3 4 (0.88%) DbUnit
4 3 (0.66%) Subversion
4 3 (0.66%) CodeWarrior
5 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.44%) JIRA
6 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.22%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.22%) Maven
6 1 (0.22%) RequisitePro
General
1 110 (24.23%) Electronics
2 76 (16.74%) Telecoms
3 50 (11.01%) Manufacturing
4 48 (10.57%) Finance
5 41 (9.03%) Automotive
6 17 (3.74%) Aerospace
7 13 (2.86%) Games
8 10 (2.20%) Banking
9 9 (1.98%) Military
9 9 (1.98%) Legal
10 5 (1.10%) Advertising
10 5 (1.10%) Multimedia
10 5 (1.10%) Avionics
11 3 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.44%) Billing
12 2 (0.44%) Marketing
13 1 (0.22%) Retail
13 1 (0.22%) Publishing
13 1 (0.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.30%) HTML
2 11 (2.42%) Web Services
3 10 (2.20%) Silverlight
3 10 (2.20%) jQuery
4 8 (1.76%) Ajax
5 7 (1.54%) OpenCL
6 5 (1.10%) HTML5
7 4 (0.88%) Qt
7 4 (0.88%) Protocol Buffers
7 4 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (0.88%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (0.88%) Apache Thrift
8 3 (0.66%) FreeSWITCH
8 3 (0.66%) Flash
8 3 (0.66%) J2EE
9 2 (0.44%) MFC
9 2 (0.44%) COM
9 2 (0.44%) CSS
9 2 (0.44%) .NET
9 2 (0.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.71%) VHDL
1 35 (7.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 35 (7.71%) Embedded Systems
2 20 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.30%) Clustering
4 13 (2.86%) Telematics
4 13 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (2.64%) Algorithms
6 10 (2.20%) Over-the-Top Content
6 10 (2.20%) IPTV
7 8 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.32%) Verilog
8 6 (1.32%) iDTV
8 6 (1.32%) BBC
9 5 (1.10%) SCORM
9 5 (1.10%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.10%) Learning Management System
9 5 (1.10%) CMDB
9 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (0.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 79 (17.40%) Windows
2 40 (8.81%) Linux
3 27 (5.95%) UNIX
3 27 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (3.52%) Windows 2000 Server
5 16 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 13 (2.86%) Windows XP
8 12 (2.64%) Windows 8
9 10 (2.20%) Android
10 9 (1.98%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.10%) VMS
12 3 (0.66%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.22%) AIX
13 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (24.01%) Network Design
2 51 (11.23%) CAD
3 40 (8.81%) Validation
4 29 (6.39%) Project Management
5 28 (6.17%) Software Engineering
6 26 (5.73%) Load Balancing
7 24 (5.29%) Signal Processing
8 19 (4.19%) Change Management
9 17 (3.74%) Service Delivery
10 15 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (3.30%) Line Management
11 13 (2.86%) ITIL
11 13 (2.86%) Security Architecture
12 12 (2.64%) Digital Signal Processing
12 12 (2.64%) SOA
12 12 (2.64%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (2.64%) TOGAF
12 12 (2.64%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (2.20%) PRINCE2
13 10 (2.20%) Finite Element Analysis
Programming Languages
1 87 (19.16%) C
2 45 (9.91%) C++
3 27 (5.95%) Embedded C
4 20 (4.41%) Assembly Language
5 16 (3.52%) SQL
6 14 (3.08%) Perl
6 14 (3.08%) Java
6 14 (3.08%) VB
7 13 (2.86%) Python
7 13 (2.86%) Embedded C++
7 13 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 7 (1.54%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.10%) VBScript
10 4 (0.88%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.66%) R
11 3 (0.66%) C#
12 2 (0.44%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.22%) Tcl
13 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 124 (27.31%) Degree
2 68 (14.98%) Cisco Certification
3 65 (14.32%) CCNP
4 54 (11.89%) HND
5 49 (10.79%) HNC
6 29 (6.39%) Security Cleared
7 26 (5.73%) SC Cleared
8 22 (4.85%) CCNA
9 16 (3.52%) DV Cleared
10 13 (2.86%) MCSE
10 13 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (2.64%) PhD
11 12 (2.64%) CCIE
12 7 (1.54%) CCDA
12 7 (1.54%) CCDP
13 5 (1.10%) JNCIP
14 3 (0.66%) CCIP
14 3 (0.66%) Chartered Engineer
14 3 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.66%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.51%) ISO 9001
2 10 (2.20%) QA
3 8 (1.76%) SLA
4 4 (0.88%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) DO-178B
System Software
1 50 (11.01%) Firmware
2 34 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (5.29%) Active Directory
4 19 (4.19%) XenApp
5 11 (2.42%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.76%) vSphere
7 5 (1.10%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (1.10%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.66%) XenServer
9 2 (0.44%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (0.44%) KVM
9 2 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.66%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (0.44%) Puppet
2 2 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.44%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (0.44%) Nagios
2 2 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.22%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 124 (27.31%) Cisco
2 74 (16.30%) EMC
3 50 (11.01%) Microsoft
4 48 (10.57%) F5
5 44 (9.69%) Citrix
6 37 (8.15%) VMware
7 26 (5.73%) HP
8 25 (5.51%) CheckPoint
9 24 (5.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 17 (3.74%) Xilinx
10 17 (3.74%) Mentor Graphics
11 16 (3.52%) Atmel
12 14 (3.08%) Avaya
12 14 (3.08%) Juniper
13 13 (2.86%) NEC
13 13 (2.86%) Fujitsu
13 13 (2.86%) Freescale
13 13 (2.86%) Altera
14 12 (2.64%) Oracle
14 12 (2.64%) SAP
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Equity
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Highly Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Capital International Staffing Ltd
Salary: negotiable, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, medical, good pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Flexible, Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 to 30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago