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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 210 216 201
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 26 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 7
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £35,750 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £57,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
5557 5598 5102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.43% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4651 4691 4493
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,579
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Somerset - 6 £37,500 - 2
Wiltshire 0 5 £36,500 +4.28% 7
Bristol -4 5 £42,500 +7.59% 3
Gloucestershire -7 4 - - 2
Dorset +6 1 £43,500 -
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 31 (75.61%) C
2 26 (63.41%) Electronics
3 24 (58.54%) C++
4 14 (34.15%) Degree
5 9 (21.95%) CAD
6 8 (19.51%) EMC
7 7 (17.07%) Aerospace
7 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
7 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
8 6 (14.63%) Kenexa
8 6 (14.63%) Learning Management System
8 6 (14.63%) Time Management
8 6 (14.63%) Multimedia
8 6 (14.63%) Line Management
8 6 (14.63%) CMS
8 6 (14.63%) Military
8 6 (14.63%) SCORM
8 6 (14.63%) Content Management
9 5 (12.20%) Automotive
10 4 (9.76%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (9.76%) Animation
10 4 (9.76%) HTML5
10 4 (9.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (9.76%) Games
10 4 (9.76%) Maya
10 4 (9.76%) 3ds Max
10 4 (9.76%) Adobe
10 4 (9.76%) HTML
10 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
10 4 (9.76%) Flash

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (14.63%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (9.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (9.76%) Maya
1 4 (9.76%) 3ds Max
2 2 (4.88%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.44%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (2.44%) EPLAN
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.44%) Broadband
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) DSL
2 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.44%) NetScreen
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) Wireless
2 1 (2.44%) FTP
2 1 (2.44%) OSPF
2 1 (2.44%) BGP
2 1 (2.44%) LTE
2 1 (2.44%) 4G
2 1 (2.44%) Profibus
2 1 (2.44%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.44%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.44%) Carbide.c++
General
1 26 (63.41%) Electronics
2 7 (17.07%) Aerospace
3 6 (14.63%) Multimedia
3 6 (14.63%) Military
4 5 (12.20%) Automotive
5 4 (9.76%) Games
6 2 (4.88%) Legal
6 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) HTML5
1 4 (9.76%) HTML
1 4 (9.76%) Flash
2 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Learning Management System
1 6 (14.63%) SCORM
2 4 (9.76%) Animation
3 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.44%) VHDL
4 1 (2.44%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) CAD
2 6 (14.63%) Time Management
2 6 (14.63%) Line Management
2 6 (14.63%) Content Management
3 3 (7.32%) Stress Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Validation
5 1 (2.44%) OOP
5 1 (2.44%) OO
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.44%) IC Design
5 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.44%) Network Design
5 1 (2.44%) Logistics
5 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.44%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (2.44%) Web Development
5 1 (2.44%) Finite Element Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) C
2 24 (58.54%) C++
3 3 (7.32%) Embedded C
3 3 (7.32%) Embedded C++
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) VBA
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) Perl
5 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) HNC
3 2 (4.88%) HND
4 1 (2.44%) CISM
4 1 (2.44%) CISSP
4 1 (2.44%) ISSAP
4 1 (2.44%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) DO-178B
1 2 (4.88%) QA
1 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) EMC
2 6 (14.63%) Kenexa
3 4 (9.76%) Adobe
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Autodesk
5 1 (2.44%) Xilinx
5 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £50k - £65k per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £5000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
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