The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 219 241 250
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 7 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Median salary £46,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,800 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £47,736
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5325 5879 6745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.21% 96.39% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4523 4732 5412
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Design Engineer in the job title.

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Design Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +7 3 £46,000 +37.31% 2
Cheshire +24 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Lancashire +2 2 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 North West region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (66.67%) Electronics
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (50.00%) VHDL
3 7 (38.89%) Schematic Capture
4 6 (33.33%) Altera
5 5 (27.78%) Wideband
5 5 (27.78%) Data Acquisition
5 5 (27.78%) Aerospace
6 4 (22.22%) Firmware
6 4 (22.22%) HND
6 4 (22.22%) EMC
7 3 (16.67%) CAE
7 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (16.67%) Xilinx
8 2 (11.11%) FMCG
8 2 (11.11%) Lean Manufacturing
8 2 (11.11%) ISO13485
8 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
8 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 2 (11.11%) C++
8 2 (11.11%) HNC
8 2 (11.11%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (11.11%) AutoCAD
8 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (5.56%) CCTV
9 1 (5.56%) Mechatronics
9 1 (5.56%) QA
9 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (11.11%) AutoCAD
1 2 (11.11%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Wideband
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
General
1 12 (66.67%) Electronics
2 5 (27.78%) Aerospace
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 9 (50.00%) VHDL
2 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (11.11%) FMCG
4 1 (5.56%) CCTV
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Mechatronics
4 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Schematic Capture
2 5 (27.78%) Data Acquisition
3 3 (16.67%) CAE
4 2 (11.11%) Lean Manufacturing
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.56%) CAD
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) HND
3 2 (11.11%) HNC
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO13485
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Altera
2 4 (22.22%) EMC
3 3 (16.67%) Xilinx
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
St. Helens, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancaster
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago