The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 121 149 138
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 18 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.90% 0.41% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.42% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 17
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £38,400 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £44,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Design Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1934 2376 2423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.22% 96.98% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1646 1976 2011
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Design Engineer in the job title.

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 25 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +24 6 £43,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 - -
Kings Langley - 2 - -
Tring - 1 £41,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Design Engineer
East of England

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Design Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 13 (54.17%) Electronics
3 10 (41.67%) C
4 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 7 (29.17%) C++
6 6 (25.00%) Android
6 6 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.83%) Assembly Language
8 4 (16.67%) Tcl
8 4 (16.67%) Perl
8 4 (16.67%) OpenGL
8 4 (16.67%) Python
8 4 (16.67%) Computer Architecture
8 4 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
8 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
9 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 3 (12.50%) Time Management
9 3 (12.50%) Firmware
10 2 (8.33%) VHDL
10 2 (8.33%) Verilog
10 2 (8.33%) Cadence
10 2 (8.33%) LabVIEW
10 2 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (8.33%) Unix
10 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
10 2 (8.33%) CAD
10 2 (8.33%) SSH
10 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
10 2 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.17%) EPLAN
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SSH
2 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.17%) RS-422
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 13 (54.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 2 (8.33%) OpenCV
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.33%) Verilog
4 2 (8.33%) VHDL
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.17%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Architecture
2 4 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) CAD
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (8.33%) Image Processing
4 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Signal Processing
5 1 (4.17%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) DNA
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) PDM
5 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C
2 7 (29.17%) C++
3 5 (20.83%) Assembly Language
4 4 (16.67%) Perl
4 4 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) HND
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Cadence
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) F5
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Juniper
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft