The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 237 227 225
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 16 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.44% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.45% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 18
Median salary £43,750 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £36,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,150 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5461 5782 6008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.55% 97.03% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 4907 5035
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 29 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Bristol -2 7 £54,500 +6.86% 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £34,000 -
Dorset +14 3 £40,000 -13.97%
Somerset -10 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Design Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (48.57%) Ethernet
2 16 (45.71%) VPN
2 16 (45.71%) Wireless
3 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
4 11 (31.43%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (31.43%) Electronics
4 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
4 11 (31.43%) MS Office
4 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
4 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) NFC
4 11 (31.43%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (31.43%) Driving Licence
4 11 (31.43%) RS-232
4 11 (31.43%) RS-485
5 8 (22.86%) C++
6 7 (20.00%) EMC
6 7 (20.00%) VHDL
6 7 (20.00%) Network Design
6 7 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (17.14%) MPLS
7 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
8 5 (14.29%) Six Sigma
8 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (14.29%) Embedded C
8 5 (14.29%) Cisco
8 5 (14.29%) IBM
8 5 (14.29%) C
8 5 (14.29%) CPLD
8 5 (14.29%) High Availability

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
1 11 (31.43%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (2.86%) PTC Creo
2 1 (2.86%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) Ethernet
2 16 (45.71%) VPN
2 16 (45.71%) Wireless
3 11 (31.43%) NFC
3 11 (31.43%) RS-232
3 11 (31.43%) RS-485
3 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.14%) MPLS
5 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (11.43%) Firewall
6 4 (11.43%) FWSM
6 4 (11.43%) IP Telephony
6 4 (11.43%) Unified Communications
7 3 (8.57%) LAN
8 2 (5.71%) WAN
9 1 (2.86%) DNS
9 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.86%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (31.43%) Electronics
2 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Driving Licence
1 11 (31.43%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (20.00%) VHDL
3 5 (14.29%) CPLD
4 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.71%) Physics
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
2 11 (31.43%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (20.00%) Network Design
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (14.29%) High Availability
4 5 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 4 (11.43%) Network Management
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) CAD
6 3 (8.57%) Schematic Capture
6 3 (8.57%) UML
6 3 (8.57%) Validation
7 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.71%) MODAF
7 2 (5.71%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.71%) SysML
8 1 (2.86%) 3D Modelling
8 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) C++
2 5 (14.29%) C
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 1 (2.86%) Assembly Language
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) CCDP
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) EMC
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
3 5 (14.29%) IBM
4 4 (11.43%) CA
4 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.43%) F5
4 4 (11.43%) HP
4 4 (11.43%) IronPort
4 4 (11.43%) NetScout
4 4 (11.43%) Nokia
4 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.86%) Juniper
5 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
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Posted: 21 days ago