The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 411 393 365
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 37 74 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.37% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 55 55
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Design Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18584 20269 19415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.08% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15911 16523 15406
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Design Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
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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
Berkshire 0 21 £50,000 -13.04%
Hampshire -9 8 £51,000 +7.36% 6
Kent +4 2 £37,750 -16.11%
Surrey +7 1 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £35,000 -23.91% 1
West Sussex -5 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire -8 1 £44,000 +51.72% 3
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 48 (39.34%) Degree
2 27 (22.13%) Telecoms
3 26 (21.31%) CAD
4 23 (18.85%) Electronics
5 20 (16.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 20 (16.39%) Schematic Capture
6 17 (13.93%) VHDL
7 15 (12.30%) TCP/IP
8 13 (10.66%) MPLS
8 13 (10.66%) VPN
8 13 (10.66%) Ethernet
8 13 (10.66%) Juniper
8 13 (10.66%) 3G
8 13 (10.66%) Software Engineering
9 12 (9.84%) Network Design
9 12 (9.84%) AutoCAD
9 12 (9.84%) SOLIDWORKS
10 11 (9.02%) OSPF
10 11 (9.02%) BGP
10 11 (9.02%) Ericsson
10 11 (9.02%) 3D Modelling
11 10 (8.20%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (8.20%) Firmware
11 10 (8.20%) C
11 10 (8.20%) Manufacturing
12 9 (7.38%) Automotive
12 9 (7.38%) Linux
12 9 (7.38%) Cisco
13 8 (6.56%) Packet Switching
13 8 (6.56%) SDH

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (9.84%) AutoCAD
1 12 (9.84%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (4.92%) Siemens NX
2 6 (4.92%) Solid Edge
3 4 (3.28%) CATIA
4 3 (2.46%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.46%) MS Office
4 3 (2.46%) OrCAD
5 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.64%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.82%) Mathcad
6 1 (0.82%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) SaaS
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.82%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.30%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.66%) 3G
2 13 (10.66%) Ethernet
2 13 (10.66%) MPLS
2 13 (10.66%) VPN
3 11 (9.02%) BGP
3 11 (9.02%) OSPF
4 8 (6.56%) 4G
4 8 (6.56%) ATM
4 8 (6.56%) Frame Relay
4 8 (6.56%) GGSN
4 8 (6.56%) HSRP
4 8 (6.56%) Packet Switching
4 8 (6.56%) RSVP
4 8 (6.56%) SDH
4 8 (6.56%) SGSN
4 8 (6.56%) SONET
4 8 (6.56%) SS7
4 8 (6.56%) VoLTE
4 8 (6.56%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
1 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.46%) Gradle
1 3 (2.46%) IntelliJ
2 2 (1.64%) JMeter
3 1 (0.82%) LabVIEW
General
1 27 (22.13%) Telecoms
2 23 (18.85%) Electronics
3 10 (8.20%) Manufacturing
4 9 (7.38%) Automotive
5 5 (4.10%) Aerospace
6 4 (3.28%) Games
6 4 (3.28%) Military
7 3 (2.46%) Finance
7 3 (2.46%) Marketing
8 1 (0.82%) Advertising
8 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.10%) Web Services
2 3 (2.46%) Hibernate
2 3 (2.46%) Spring
2 3 (2.46%) XML
2 3 (2.46%) XSD
3 2 (1.64%) .NET
3 2 (1.64%) CSS
3 2 (1.64%) CSS3
3 2 (1.64%) Ext JS
3 2 (1.64%) HTML
3 2 (1.64%) HTML5
3 2 (1.64%) jQuery
3 2 (1.64%) OpenCL
3 2 (1.64%) Qt
3 2 (1.64%) REST
3 2 (1.64%) SOAP
4 1 (0.82%) HEVC
4 1 (0.82%) WCF
4 1 (0.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 17 (13.93%) VHDL
3 5 (4.10%) Verilog
4 4 (3.28%) Robotics
5 3 (2.46%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.64%) CPLD
6 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.64%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.82%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.38%) Linux
2 7 (5.74%) Windows
3 4 (3.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.31%) CAD
2 20 (16.39%) Schematic Capture
3 13 (10.66%) Software Engineering
4 12 (9.84%) Network Design
5 11 (9.02%) 3D Modelling
6 10 (8.20%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (6.56%) Network Architecture
7 8 (6.56%) Presales
8 6 (4.92%) OO
8 6 (4.92%) Project Management
8 6 (4.92%) Validation
9 5 (4.10%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.28%) Integration Testing
10 4 (3.28%) Robotic Automation
11 3 (2.46%) API Testing
11 3 (2.46%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.46%) Migration
11 3 (2.46%) OOD
11 3 (2.46%) TDD
11 3 (2.46%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.20%) C
2 7 (5.74%) C++
3 6 (4.92%) Embedded C
4 3 (2.46%) C#
4 3 (2.46%) Groovy
4 3 (2.46%) Java
5 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.64%) MATLAB
5 2 (1.64%) Perl
5 2 (1.64%) Python
5 2 (1.64%) SQL
6 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (39.34%) Degree
2 5 (4.10%) CCNP
2 5 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.10%) HNC
3 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.46%) CCDP
4 3 (2.46%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (2.46%) JNCIA
4 3 (2.46%) JNCIP
5 2 (1.64%) CCDA
5 2 (1.64%) CCIE
5 2 (1.64%) HND
6 1 (0.82%) CCIP
6 1 (0.82%) CCNA
6 1 (0.82%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.82%) JTAG
2 1 (0.82%) MISRA
2 1 (0.82%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.82%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (8.20%) Firmware
2 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.64%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.64%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (1.64%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.64%) Proventia
2 1 (0.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (10.66%) Juniper
2 11 (9.02%) Ericsson
3 9 (7.38%) Cisco
4 8 (6.56%) Redback
5 6 (4.92%) Altera
6 5 (4.10%) EMC
6 5 (4.10%) NetApp
6 5 (4.10%) VMware
7 4 (3.28%) Atmel
7 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.28%) Synplicity
8 3 (2.46%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.46%) Huawei
8 3 (2.46%) Nokia
8 3 (2.46%) Symantec
9 2 (1.64%) Forcepoint
9 2 (1.64%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.64%) Kaspersky
9 2 (1.64%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.82%) Veeam
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