The first table below looks at the demand for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 22 July 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 130 124 89
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 18 8 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.72% 0.37% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.40% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 34
Average salary £42,500 £42,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% +10.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +16.25%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2378 2013 2530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.66% 94.24% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1973 1585 2043
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,320 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Design Engineer
East of England

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Design Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Hertfordshire region.

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Design Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Watford - 4 £38,750 -
Stevenage +1 3 £50,000 -9.09%
St Albans - 2 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £60,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £45,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £25,000 -
Design Engineer
East of England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 12 (35.29%) Manufacturing
3 9 (26.47%) CAD
4 8 (23.53%) Electronics
5 7 (20.59%) C
5 7 (20.59%) Linux
6 5 (14.71%) C++
6 5 (14.71%) Internet
7 4 (11.76%) Firmware
7 4 (11.76%) Wireless
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) Network Design
8 3 (8.82%) Mentor Graphics
8 3 (8.82%) SolidWorks
8 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (8.82%) SystemC
8 3 (8.82%) Windows
8 3 (8.82%) MPEG
8 3 (8.82%) ISO 9001
8 3 (8.82%) VB
8 3 (8.82%) LabVIEW
8 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
8 3 (8.82%) Assembly Language
8 3 (8.82%) EMC
8 3 (8.82%) AutoCAD
8 3 (8.82%) MATLAB
9 2 (5.88%) Autodesk
9 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.88%) Data Security

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (2.94%) Jetty
1 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
1 3 (8.82%) AutoCAD
2 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.88%) Google App Engine
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Internet
2 4 (11.76%) Wireless
3 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.88%) WLAN
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) WiMAX
3 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.94%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) IGMP
4 1 (2.94%) LTE
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) HTTP
4 1 (2.94%) SNMP
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) PBX
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) CDMA
4 1 (2.94%) TDMA
4 1 (2.94%) RTCP
4 1 (2.94%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (35.29%) Manufacturing
2 8 (23.53%) Electronics
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Military
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Billing
4 2 (5.88%) Games
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Finance
5 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) LAMP
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) GTK+
2 1 (2.94%) Qt
2 1 (2.94%) HTML5
2 1 (2.94%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (2.94%) WebRTC
2 1 (2.94%) POSIX
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Firmware
2 3 (8.82%) SystemC
2 3 (8.82%) MPEG
3 2 (5.88%) Open Source
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Ergonomics
3 2 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.94%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (2.94%) Physics
4 1 (2.94%) FMCG
4 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.94%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) CAD
2 4 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.88%) Data Security
3 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (5.88%) Network Management
3 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.88%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (5.88%) Industrial Design
4 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (2.94%) Data Management
4 1 (2.94%) PDM
4 1 (2.94%) Product Management
4 1 (2.94%) Time Management
4 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.94%) Validation
4 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) C
2 5 (14.71%) C++
3 3 (8.82%) VB
3 3 (8.82%) Assembly Language
3 3 (8.82%) MATLAB
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) CCNP
2 2 (5.88%) CCNA
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) KVM
1 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Salt
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
1 1 (2.94%) Ansible
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Mentor Graphics
2 3 (8.82%) SolidWorks
2 3 (8.82%) EMC
3 2 (5.88%) Autodesk
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) Adobe
3 2 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) SaltStack
Hertfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50 - £65 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Skye Group
Salary: £45,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago