The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 153 161 149
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.23% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Design Engineer
UK

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
2925 3325 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.23% 95.74% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1853 2184 1766
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Design Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 3 £45,000 - 1
Edinburgh +5 2 - - 2
Glasgow +6 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £25,000 -
Design Engineer
UK

Design Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (66.67%) Degree
2 12 (57.14%) AutoCAD
3 10 (47.62%) HND
4 8 (38.10%) HNC
5 3 (14.29%) CAD
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) Photography
6 2 (9.52%) Blog
6 2 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (9.52%) WordPress
6 2 (9.52%) Big Data
6 2 (9.52%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Marketing
6 2 (9.52%) Pay per click
6 2 (9.52%) SolidWorks
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) MySQL
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) VHDL
7 1 (4.76%) Verilog
7 1 (4.76%) VCP4

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML5
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
1 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Photography
1 2 (9.52%) Blog
2 1 (4.76%) VHDL
2 1 (4.76%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) CAD
2 2 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
2 2 (9.52%) Analytics
2 2 (9.52%) Pay per click
2 2 (9.52%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.52%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) HND
3 8 (38.10%) HNC
4 1 (4.76%) VCP4
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) SolidWorks
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