The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 128 124 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 13 9 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.56% 0.44% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.47% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 30
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +41.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £35,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
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
2253 1925 2783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.94% 95.11% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1564 2183
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
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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
Stevenage +3 2 £50,000 +40.84%
Watford - 2 £38,750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £60,000 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £45,000 - 1
Letchworth - 1 £25,000 -
St Albans - 1 £42,500 -
Design Engineer
East of England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 8 (29.63%) CAD
2 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
3 7 (25.93%) Internet
4 6 (22.22%) Electronics
4 6 (22.22%) C
4 6 (22.22%) C++
4 6 (22.22%) Linux
5 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
6 4 (14.81%) Network Design
7 3 (11.11%) Mentor Graphics
7 3 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (11.11%) SystemC
7 3 (11.11%) Firmware
7 3 (11.11%) SolidWorks
7 3 (11.11%) Wireless
7 3 (11.11%) VoIP
7 3 (11.11%) MPEG
7 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.41%) Adobe
8 2 (7.41%) CCNP
8 2 (7.41%) CCNA
8 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
8 2 (7.41%) EMC
8 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (7.41%) Assembly Language
8 2 (7.41%) VPN
8 2 (7.41%) Cisco

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.41%) AutoCAD
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (7.41%) Google App Engine
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) Wireless
2 3 (11.11%) VoIP
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) PBX
3 2 (7.41%) WLAN
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) HTTP
3 2 (7.41%) SNMP
3 2 (7.41%) RTCP
3 2 (7.41%) RTP
3 2 (7.41%) Q.931
3 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.41%) WiMAX
3 2 (7.41%) IGMP
3 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (7.41%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) LTE
4 1 (3.70%) TDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
2 6 (22.22%) Electronics
3 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 2 (7.41%) Games
4 2 (7.41%) Military
4 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Billing
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
1 2 (7.41%) XML
1 2 (7.41%) POSIX
1 2 (7.41%) LAMP
1 2 (7.41%) Qt
1 2 (7.41%) GTK+
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) FreeSWITCH
1 2 (7.41%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) MPEG
1 3 (11.11%) Firmware
1 3 (11.11%) SystemC
2 2 (7.41%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) Device Driver
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Ergonomics
3 1 (3.70%) FMCG
3 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.70%) Physics
3 1 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.70%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) uClinux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) CAD
2 4 (14.81%) Network Design
3 2 (7.41%) Industrial Design
3 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) Data Security
3 2 (7.41%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Network Management
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Validation
4 1 (3.70%) PDM
4 1 (3.70%) Data Management
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C
1 6 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VB
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) Assembly Language
2 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (7.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) SolidWorks
1 3 (11.11%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (7.41%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) EMC
2 2 (7.41%) Autodesk
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) SaltStack
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