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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Design Engineer
England / North West
Rank 231 225 239
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 18 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 15
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £61,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 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
5660 5367 6624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.57% 96.05% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4778 4512 5665
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,691 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 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
Manchester -17 8 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Lancashire - 6 £32,500 -
Cheshire +15 3 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Design Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 North West region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (47.83%) Manufacturing
2 8 (34.78%) CAD
2 8 (34.78%) Degree
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) SOLIDWORKS
4 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
5 4 (17.39%) Validation
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) Firmware
6 3 (13.04%) C
6 3 (13.04%) C++
6 3 (13.04%) HND
6 3 (13.04%) Electronics
6 3 (13.04%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Retail
6 3 (13.04%) Network Design
6 3 (13.04%) 3D Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) PTC Creo
6 3 (13.04%) Schematic Capture
7 2 (8.70%) Prototyping
7 2 (8.70%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (8.70%) HSRP
7 2 (8.70%) Human Factors
7 2 (8.70%) Change Control
7 2 (8.70%) Network Planning

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 7 (30.43%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (13.04%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 3 (13.04%) PTC Creo
3 2 (8.70%) AutoCAD
3 2 (8.70%) CATIA
3 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) BGP
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (8.70%) HSRP
1 2 (8.70%) OSPF
1 2 (8.70%) VLAN
1 2 (8.70%) VRRP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 11 (47.83%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.70%) Automotive
4 1 (4.35%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) CAD
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Validation
4 3 (13.04%) 3D Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Network Design
4 3 (13.04%) Schematic Capture
5 2 (8.70%) CAE
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Finite Element Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Human Factors
5 2 (8.70%) Network Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Prototyping
5 2 (8.70%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
1 3 (13.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) HND
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) ANSYS
2 2 (8.70%) Ericsson
2 2 (8.70%) Juniper
2 2 (8.70%) ZyXEL
3 1 (4.35%) Autodesk
3 1 (4.35%) PTC
Bury, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-40k Plus Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago