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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 345 415 370
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 60 63 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.29% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.30% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 84
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,000 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £60,600
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
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
15632 21105 21521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.85% 97.02% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13034 17814 17136
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 3 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +46 22 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hampshire +23 15 £37,500 +15.38% 4
West Sussex +26 11 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Oxfordshire +16 4 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £47,000 +17.50%
Surrey +13 3 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Middlesex - 1 £31,000 -
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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 South East region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (31.45%) Degree
2 32 (25.81%) Electronics
3 31 (25.00%) C++
4 24 (19.35%) Telecoms
5 23 (18.55%) EMC
6 21 (16.94%) Cisco
6 21 (16.94%) Schematic Capture
7 20 (16.13%) C
7 20 (16.13%) C#
7 20 (16.13%) Windows
8 18 (14.52%) 3G
8 18 (14.52%) Firewall
8 18 (14.52%) Linux
9 17 (13.71%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (13.71%) Manufacturing
9 17 (13.71%) Validation
9 17 (13.71%) Network Design
10 15 (12.10%) CAD
10 15 (12.10%) VoIP
10 15 (12.10%) Ethernet
11 14 (11.29%) SSL
11 14 (11.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 13 (10.48%) Bluetooth
12 13 (10.48%) Military
13 12 (9.68%) VHDL
13 12 (9.68%) VC++
13 12 (9.68%) ISO 9001
13 12 (9.68%) GPRS
13 12 (9.68%) Windows CE
13 12 (9.68%) System Testing

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (6.45%) OrCAD
2 7 (5.65%) SOLIDWORKS
3 5 (4.03%) AutoCAD
4 4 (3.23%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.23%) MS Office
5 2 (1.61%) Mathcad
6 1 (0.81%) CATIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.52%) 3G
1 18 (14.52%) Firewall
2 17 (13.71%) Wi-Fi
3 15 (12.10%) Ethernet
3 15 (12.10%) VoIP
4 14 (11.29%) SSL
5 13 (10.48%) Bluetooth
6 12 (9.68%) GPRS
7 11 (8.87%) 4G
7 11 (8.87%) Wireless
8 8 (6.45%) NFC
8 8 (6.45%) RFID
9 7 (5.65%) BGP
9 7 (5.65%) Internet
9 7 (5.65%) LAN
9 7 (5.65%) Network Security
9 7 (5.65%) OSPF
10 6 (4.84%) LTE
11 5 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Eclipse
1 3 (2.42%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.42%) Gradle
1 3 (2.42%) IntelliJ
1 3 (2.42%) JMeter
2 2 (1.61%) Rational DOORS
General
1 32 (25.81%) Electronics
2 24 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 17 (13.71%) Manufacturing
4 13 (10.48%) Military
5 3 (2.42%) Automotive
5 3 (2.42%) Finance
6 2 (1.61%) Back Office
6 2 (1.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
7 1 (0.81%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) Spring
1 5 (4.03%) Web Services
2 4 (3.23%) Qt
3 3 (2.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (2.42%) Hibernate
3 3 (2.42%) OpenCL
3 3 (2.42%) STL
3 3 (2.42%) XML
3 3 (2.42%) XSD
4 2 (1.61%) Apache Camel
4 2 (1.61%) FreeSWITCH
4 2 (1.61%) JMS
4 2 (1.61%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.61%) REST
4 2 (1.61%) SOAP
4 2 (1.61%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.81%) .NET
5 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 12 (9.68%) Contactless
2 12 (9.68%) VHDL
3 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (4.03%) Physics
4 5 (4.03%) Verilog
5 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.23%) Smartcard
5 4 (3.23%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.23%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.42%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.42%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.42%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.61%) CPLD
7 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.61%) Tandem
8 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) Mechatronics
8 1 (0.81%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.13%) Windows
2 18 (14.52%) Linux
3 12 (9.68%) Windows CE
4 4 (3.23%) Unix
5 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.94%) Schematic Capture
2 17 (13.71%) Network Design
2 17 (13.71%) Validation
3 15 (12.10%) CAD
4 12 (9.68%) System Testing
5 10 (8.06%) PDM
5 10 (8.06%) PLM
6 8 (6.45%) FPGA Design
7 6 (4.84%) Migration
7 6 (4.84%) OO
7 6 (4.84%) Project Management
7 6 (4.84%) Software Engineering
8 5 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.03%) Microservices
8 5 (4.03%) Prototyping
8 5 (4.03%) Signal Processing
9 4 (3.23%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.23%) Service Design
9 4 (3.23%) Service Management
9 4 (3.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.00%) C++
2 20 (16.13%) C
2 20 (16.13%) C#
3 12 (9.68%) VC++
4 10 (8.06%) Java
5 5 (4.03%) Python
6 4 (3.23%) Assembly Language
7 3 (2.42%) Embedded C
7 3 (2.42%) Embedded C++
7 3 (2.42%) Groovy
7 3 (2.42%) MATLAB
7 3 (2.42%) VB
8 2 (1.61%) SQL
9 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.81%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.81%) Delphi
9 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (31.45%) Degree
2 11 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.65%) CCNP
5 6 (4.84%) CCIE
6 4 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.23%) JNCIS
7 3 (2.42%) CCNA
7 3 (2.42%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.61%) CCIP
8 2 (1.61%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (1.61%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.61%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.81%) HNC
9 1 (0.81%) HND
9 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.42%) SDET
3 2 (1.61%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.81%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) Firmware
2 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.61%) Kamailio
3 2 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.61%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (18.55%) EMC
2 21 (16.94%) Cisco
3 10 (8.06%) Juniper
4 8 (6.45%) CheckPoint
5 7 (5.65%) Fortinet
6 6 (4.84%) Blue Coat
7 5 (4.03%) Concur
7 5 (4.03%) Xilinx
8 4 (3.23%) Empirix
8 4 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.23%) SAP
8 4 (3.23%) Velocent
8 4 (3.23%) VMware
9 3 (2.42%) Altera
9 3 (2.42%) F5
9 3 (2.42%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.61%) BroadSoft
10 2 (1.61%) Citrix
10 2 (1.61%) Imperva
10 2 (1.61%) LogLogic
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Salary: £188 - £200 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago