The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 128 120 115
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.062% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.21% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £44,000 £29,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% +1.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Design Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1554 1399 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.63% 97.42% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1194 1265
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £58,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 14 (63.64%) CAD
2 10 (45.45%) Manufacturing
3 9 (40.91%) Degree
4 8 (36.36%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (22.73%) Aerospace
5 5 (22.73%) HNC
6 4 (18.18%) AutoCAD
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) Electronics
6 4 (18.18%) CATIA
6 4 (18.18%) Siemens NX
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) 3D Modelling
7 3 (13.64%) Firmware
7 3 (13.64%) Automotive
7 3 (13.64%) Validation
7 3 (13.64%) C
8 2 (9.09%) C++
8 2 (9.09%) HND
8 2 (9.09%) Embedded C
8 2 (9.09%) Solid Edge
8 2 (9.09%) Altera
8 2 (9.09%) VHDL
8 2 (9.09%) Verilog
8 2 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (9.09%) OpenCL
9 1 (4.55%) PTC Creo
9 1 (4.55%) MISRA C
9 1 (4.55%) MISRA
9 1 (4.55%) Chemistry

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (36.36%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (18.18%) AutoCAD
2 4 (18.18%) CATIA
2 4 (18.18%) Siemens NX
3 2 (9.09%) Solid Edge
4 1 (4.55%) PTC Creo
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 5 (22.73%) Aerospace
3 4 (18.18%) Electronics
4 3 (13.64%) Automotive
5 1 (4.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (9.09%) Verilog
1 2 (9.09%) VHDL
2 1 (4.55%) Chemistry
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) CAD
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) 3D Modelling
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Validation
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C
2 2 (9.09%) C++
2 2 (9.09%) Embedded C
3 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) HNC
3 2 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) JTAG
1 1 (4.55%) MISRA
1 1 (4.55%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Altera
2 1 (4.55%) Autodesk
2 1 (4.55%) Lotus
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago