The first table below looks at the demand for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 209 205 195
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 14 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.15% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.16% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 17
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +4.87%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5800 5003 5295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.79% 95.28% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4785 4392 4649
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Design Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Bristol +9 8 £37,500 -21.05% 11
Dorset -4 4 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Devon -14 1 £80,000 +344.44%
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 5
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 7 (25.00%) Electronics
2 7 (25.00%) C
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco
3 6 (21.43%) CCNP
3 6 (21.43%) EMC
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (21.43%) Juniper
3 6 (21.43%) Network Design
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) Firewall
4 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 4 (14.29%) CAD
4 4 (14.29%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) MS Office
5 3 (10.71%) C++
5 3 (10.71%) UNIX
5 3 (10.71%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
5 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
5 3 (10.71%) Firmware
5 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
5 3 (10.71%) Finance
6 2 (7.14%) IC Design
6 2 (7.14%) SolidWorks
6 2 (7.14%) Verilog
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.14%) Windows
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
7 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) EPLAN
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) Intranet
3 1 (3.57%) SS7
3 1 (3.57%) INAP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.57%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 7 (25.00%) Electronics
2 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Firmware
2 2 (7.14%) Verilog
2 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.57%) IPTV
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
3 1 (3.57%) DTV
3 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) UNIX
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Network Design
2 4 (14.29%) CAD
3 2 (7.14%) IC Design
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) CAE
4 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.57%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Data Entry
4 1 (3.57%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.57%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C
2 4 (14.29%) Perl
3 3 (10.71%) C++
3 3 (10.71%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) C-shell
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) CCNP
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) HNC
3 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) EMC
2 6 (21.43%) Juniper
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) SolidWorks
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) NetApp
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
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