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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 122 138 146
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.66% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.28% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 5
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £57,100
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
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
2074 2109 2344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.69% 97.37% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1732 1782 1934
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 - 4 £65,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £43,750 -
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £50,000 -
Design Engineer
East of England

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 11 (47.83%) Firmware
2 10 (43.48%) Electronics
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
3 8 (34.78%) C
4 6 (26.09%) Assembly Language
4 6 (26.09%) Validation
4 6 (26.09%) Digital Signal Processing
4 6 (26.09%) Signal Processing
4 6 (26.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (21.74%) Verilog
5 5 (21.74%) Xilinx
5 5 (21.74%) Device Driver
5 5 (21.74%) MATLAB
5 5 (21.74%) Simulink
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) CDMA
5 5 (21.74%) TDMA
5 5 (21.74%) FPGA Design
5 5 (21.74%) Software-Defined Radio
5 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
5 5 (21.74%) GNU Octave
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (17.39%) CCIE
6 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
7 3 (13.04%) Data Security
7 3 (13.04%) MPLS
7 3 (13.04%) OSPF
7 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
7 3 (13.04%) Internet
7 3 (13.04%) Symantec

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 5 (21.74%) GNU Octave
1 5 (21.74%) Simulink
2 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.35%) EPLAN
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) CDMA
1 5 (21.74%) Software-Defined Radio
1 5 (21.74%) TDMA
2 3 (13.04%) ATM
2 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) IPv4
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) MPLS
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security
2 3 (13.04%) OSPF
2 3 (13.04%) SCTP
2 3 (13.04%) WLAN
3 1 (4.35%) DWDM
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (43.48%) Electronics
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
2 5 (21.74%) Device Driver
2 5 (21.74%) Verilog
3 1 (4.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Digital Signal Processing
1 6 (26.09%) Signal Processing
1 6 (26.09%) Validation
2 5 (21.74%) FPGA Design
3 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (13.04%) Data Security
3 3 (13.04%) High Availability
3 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (13.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Network Design
3 3 (13.04%) Presales
3 3 (13.04%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (13.04%) SIEM
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) PDM
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C
2 6 (26.09%) Assembly Language
3 5 (21.74%) MATLAB
4 3 (13.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) CCIE
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.04%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) HND
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Xilinx
2 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat
2 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) F5
2 3 (13.04%) Palo Alto
2 3 (13.04%) Symantec
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft