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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Design Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 128 145 142
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Median salary £42,500 £56,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.10% +34.93%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
1965 2175 1987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.61% 97.10% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 1833 1613
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £37,500 -
Stevenage -8 1 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £50,000 -
Design Engineer
East of England

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 10 (47.62%) Firmware
2 8 (38.10%) C
3 7 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 7 (33.33%) Simulink
3 7 (33.33%) Electronics
3 7 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (33.33%) Xilinx
3 7 (33.33%) FPGA Design
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Algorithms
4 6 (28.57%) GNU Octave
4 6 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
4 6 (28.57%) Signal Processing
4 6 (28.57%) Software-Defined Radio
4 6 (28.57%) TDMA
4 6 (28.57%) Validation
4 6 (28.57%) Device Driver
4 6 (28.57%) Verilog
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) CDMA
5 5 (23.81%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (19.05%) CCIE
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (19.05%) Assembly Language
7 3 (14.29%) MPLS
7 3 (14.29%) OSPF
7 3 (14.29%) CISSP
7 3 (14.29%) ATM
7 3 (14.29%) IPv4

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 7 (33.33%) Simulink
2 6 (28.57%) GNU Octave
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) CDMA
1 6 (28.57%) Software-Defined Radio
1 6 (28.57%) TDMA
2 3 (14.29%) ATM
2 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 3 (14.29%) IPv4
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) MPLS
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security
2 3 (14.29%) OSPF
2 3 (14.29%) SCTP
2 3 (14.29%) WLAN
3 1 (4.76%) DWDM
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (33.33%) Electronics
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 6 (28.57%) Device Driver
2 6 (28.57%) Verilog
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) FPGA Design
2 6 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
2 6 (28.57%) Signal Processing
2 6 (28.57%) Validation
3 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (14.29%) Data Security
3 3 (14.29%) High Availability
3 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Network Design
3 3 (14.29%) Presales
3 3 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (14.29%) SIEM
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Physics
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C
2 7 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 5 (23.81%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.76%) Ada
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) CCIE
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Xilinx
2 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) F5
2 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 3 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) Altera
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Mentor Graphics
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