The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 75 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.91% - 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Design Engineer
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 North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
739 600 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.35% 96.93% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 634 528 542
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

Design Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Durham - 7 £45,000 -
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) AutoCAD
2 7 (77.78%) HNC
2 7 (77.78%) HND
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) ISO 9000
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) Firmware
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 2 (22.22%) LabVIEW
3 2 (22.22%) Qt
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 7 (77.78%) AutoCAD
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) HNC
2 7 (77.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) EMC