The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 83 83 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.13% 0.33% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.35% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Design Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
737 863 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.34% 95.68% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 555 767 747
Average salary £38,750 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Design Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) VHDL
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Xilinx
3 1 (25.00%) Altera
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) VHDL
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (25.00%) Altera