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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 217 198 188
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 14 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.40% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 25
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £39,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £45,000 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5596 5305 5357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.25% 96.56% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4711 4670 4644
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 £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol -8 4 £52,000 +33.33% 1
Devon -7 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Dorset -2 2 £23,500 -47.77%
Wiltshire -13 2 £36,250 -19.44%
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 16 (50.00%) Electronics
2 14 (43.75%) Degree
3 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
4 7 (21.88%) EMC
5 6 (18.75%) C
6 5 (15.63%) GPRS
6 5 (15.63%) GSM
6 5 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (12.50%) Firmware
7 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 4 (12.50%) MS Office
8 3 (9.38%) Banking
8 3 (9.38%) C++
8 3 (9.38%) Perl
8 3 (9.38%) Python
9 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
9 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.25%) UNIX
9 2 (6.25%) CAD
9 2 (6.25%) IC Design
9 2 (6.25%) SolidWorks
9 2 (6.25%) Finance
9 2 (6.25%) Web Development
9 2 (6.25%) Information Architecture
9 2 (6.25%) User Experience Design
10 1 (3.13%) Data Entry
10 1 (3.13%) 3D Modelling
10 1 (3.13%) C-shell
10 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
10 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) CorelDRAW
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) GPRS
1 5 (15.63%) GSM
1 5 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (3.13%) SS7
3 1 (3.13%) INAP
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) WLAN
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 16 (50.00%) Electronics
2 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Finance
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) ASIC
2 1 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (3.13%) Verilog
2 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.13%) Statistics
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.25%) CAD
1 2 (6.25%) IC Design
1 2 (6.25%) Web Development
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience Design
1 2 (6.25%) Information Architecture
2 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
2 1 (3.13%) Data Entry
2 1 (3.13%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
2 1 (3.13%) Industrial Design
2 1 (3.13%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C
2 3 (9.38%) C++
2 3 (9.38%) Perl
2 3 (9.38%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) C-shell
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) EMC
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) SolidWorks
3 1 (3.13%) Autodesk
South West
Experis Engineering
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Engineering
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Experis Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flex benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Taunton
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 45000 Per Annum 2/4/2014
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare & Relocation
Posted: 23 days ago