The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Design Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 136 - 155
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 5 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Median salary £55,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2179 2840 3039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.99% 95.62% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1418 1829 1935
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,375 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Design Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Glasgow - 4 £52,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £55,000 - 1
Design Engineer
UK

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Scotland region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) Validation
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
3 2 (15.38%) Zemax
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) VHDL
3 2 (15.38%) Physics
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Postgraduate
3 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (7.69%) Xilinx
4 1 (7.69%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) Synopsys
4 1 (7.69%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (7.69%) RS-232
4 1 (7.69%) Verilog
4 1 (7.69%) Cadence
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) ASIC
4 1 (7.69%) CAD

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Zemax
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.69%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (15.38%) VHDL
3 1 (7.69%) ASIC
3 1 (7.69%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
1 4 (30.77%) Validation
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
3 2 (15.38%) Physics
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) CAD
4 1 (7.69%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Postgraduate
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Cadence
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Synopsys
4 1 (7.69%) Xilinx
Edinburgh
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago