The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 229 221 201
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 11 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.25% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.27% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 23
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,750 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
6067 5640 5484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.88% 95.21% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5083 4797 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 6 - - 11
Somerset - 2 £37,500 - 2
Dorset -5 1 £35,000 +8.52%
Gloucestershire -14 1 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Wiltshire -14 1 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (72.41%) Degree
2 17 (58.62%) C
3 11 (37.93%) EMC
3 11 (37.93%) CAD
4 9 (31.03%) Electronics
5 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
5 7 (24.14%) C++
6 6 (20.69%) Time Management
6 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
6 6 (20.69%) Firmware
7 5 (17.24%) Learning Management System
7 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
7 5 (17.24%) Military
7 5 (17.24%) Multimedia
7 5 (17.24%) C#
7 5 (17.24%) CMS
7 5 (17.24%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (17.24%) SCORM
7 5 (17.24%) Line Management
7 5 (17.24%) Kenexa
7 5 (17.24%) Content Management
7 5 (17.24%) Industrial Design
7 5 (17.24%) Autodesk
7 5 (17.24%) CorelDRAW
8 3 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (10.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (10.34%) Maya
8 3 (10.34%) 3ds Max
8 3 (10.34%) Adobe
8 3 (10.34%) Network Design

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) CorelDRAW
2 3 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (10.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (10.34%) Maya
2 3 (10.34%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.90%) OSPF
2 2 (6.90%) BGP
3 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.45%) NetScreen
3 1 (3.45%) FTP
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) IPsec
3 1 (3.45%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) DMVPN
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (31.03%) Electronics
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.24%) Military
2 5 (17.24%) Multimedia
3 3 (10.34%) Games
4 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) Flash
1 3 (10.34%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) 3D Graphics
1 5 (17.24%) SCORM
1 5 (17.24%) Learning Management System
2 3 (10.34%) Animation
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) ASIC
3 1 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.45%) CPLD
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) CAD
2 6 (20.69%) Time Management
3 5 (17.24%) Industrial Design
3 5 (17.24%) Content Management
3 5 (17.24%) Line Management
4 3 (10.34%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) C
2 7 (24.14%) C++
3 5 (17.24%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) Degree
2 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) CCDP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Firmware
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) EMC
2 5 (17.24%) Autodesk
2 5 (17.24%) Kenexa
3 3 (10.34%) Adobe
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) Juniper
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Magma
5 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.45%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 1 (3.45%) Synopsys
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