The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 174 - 196
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.74%
Design Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3197 3741 4097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.06% 94.09% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2653 3098 3548
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (60.00%) MPLS
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
1 9 (60.00%) BGP
1 9 (60.00%) Network Design
2 7 (46.67%) CCDA
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) SLA
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (26.67%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.67%) PTC Creo
7 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) Change Control
7 1 (6.67%) Altera
7 1 (6.67%) 3D Modelling
7 1 (6.67%) Network Security
7 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (6.67%) Xilinx
7 1 (6.67%) CAE
7 1 (6.67%) VHDL
7 1 (6.67%) Verilog

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (6.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (6.67%) PTC Creo
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) MPLS
1 9 (60.00%) BGP
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) OSPF
General
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) VHDL
2 1 (6.67%) Verilog
2 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Network Design
2 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNP
1 7 (46.67%) CCDA
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) HNC
4 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Xilinx
2 1 (6.67%) Altera
Cheadle, Cheshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bury
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + profit share. holidays, training.
Posted: 22 days ago