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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 132 120 107
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 5 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 1.01% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 1.05% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 13
Median salary £44,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £53,000 £56,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
1755 2096 2348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.69% 96.32% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1327 1614 1653
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,100 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 2 (33.33%) 4G
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Regular Expression
2 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) DMZ
2 2 (33.33%) TACACS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia

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 1 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) 4G
2 2 (33.33%) DMZ
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) LTE
3 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (16.67%) SMS
3 1 (16.67%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (16.67%) VoLTE
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Printing
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Mechatronics
2 1 (16.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Industrial Design
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) F5
1 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
2 1 (16.67%) Huawei
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia