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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 185 177 172
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 2 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.049% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £56,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +49.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +20.51%
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
3895 3797 3613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.88% 94.71% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3199 3317 3175
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
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 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 18 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) CCSE
1 2 (66.67%) JNCIP
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) CPLD
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) EMC

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (33.33%) CPLD
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCSE
1 2 (66.67%) JNCIP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
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