The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 120 139 137
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 2 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.53% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.55% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median salary - £35,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.92%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
Design Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1561 2346 2501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.53% 95.25% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1891 1568
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Reading region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Validation
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) 4G
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Regular Expression
3 2 (28.57%) Back Office
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) DMZ
3 2 (28.57%) CAD
3 2 (28.57%) TACACS
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Robotics

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (28.57%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) 4G
2 2 (28.57%) DMZ
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) TACACS
3 1 (14.29%) 3G
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 1 (14.29%) 3D Printing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (14.29%) Mechatronics
3 1 (14.29%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) CAD
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Industrial Design
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
1 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) F5
1 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
2 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
2 1 (14.29%) Huawei
2 1 (14.29%) Nokia