The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Design Engineer
UK
Rank 653 727 714
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 199 191 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 137 135 180
Median salary £47,500 £45,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.82% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £63,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Design Engineer in the job title.

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Design Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 within the UK.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Design Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
England +83 190 £47,500 +3.82% 41
London +63 51 £60,000 - 3
South East +80 46 £50,000 - 8
West Midlands +16 31 £46,250 -7.50% 5
East of England +18 21 £45,000 -18.18% 8
Hampshire +27 19 £35,000 -31.37% 3
Berkshire +35 18 £50,000 - 1
North West -7 18 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Birmingham +7 16 £50,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +4 15 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Yorkshire +18 13 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Newbury +17 13 £50,000 -
South West +5 13 £47,500 +16.56% 5
South Yorkshire +11 9 £45,250 +50.83% 1
Basingstoke +4 9 - -
Cambridge 0 9 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Sheffield +10 8 £52,500 +75.00%
Manchester -18 8 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Yorkshire +20 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Fareham +5 7 £30,000 -47.82% 1
Hereford - 7 £35,000 -
Herefordshire - 7 £35,000 -
Scotland - 7 £55,000 - 2
Leeds +27 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Hertfordshire +12 6 £40,000 -28.57% 1
Glasgow - 6 £55,000 - 1
Lancashire - 6 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands -14 5 £40,000 - 1
Gloucester - 5 £40,000 -

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 118 (27.76%) Degree
2 100 (23.53%) Cisco
3 89 (20.94%) Electronics
4 85 (20.00%) Network Design
5 69 (16.24%) CAD
6 68 (16.00%) Firewall
7 66 (15.53%) Cisco Certification
7 66 (15.53%) C
8 62 (14.59%) Manufacturing
9 56 (13.18%) EMC
10 55 (12.94%) Schematic Capture
11 53 (12.47%) Telecoms
12 46 (10.82%) Linux
13 45 (10.59%) CCNP
14 43 (10.12%) LAN
15 42 (9.88%) BGP
16 41 (9.65%) Data Centre
17 40 (9.41%) VMware
17 40 (9.41%) OSPF
18 38 (8.94%) Validation
19 37 (8.71%) C++
20 36 (8.47%) Juniper
20 36 (8.47%) F5
21 35 (8.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
22 34 (8.00%) VHDL
22 34 (8.00%) Wireless
23 32 (7.53%) Finance
23 32 (7.53%) Project Management
23 32 (7.53%) SOLIDWORKS
24 30 (7.06%) Verilog

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.06%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.12%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.18%) Apache
3 5 (1.18%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.18%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.71%) CMS
5 2 (0.47%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (7.53%) SOLIDWORKS
2 25 (5.88%) MS Office
3 24 (5.65%) MS Excel
4 14 (3.29%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.59%) OrCAD
6 10 (2.35%) AutoCAD
7 9 (2.12%) Simulink
8 7 (1.65%) PTC Creo
8 7 (1.65%) Siemens NX
9 6 (1.41%) GNU Octave
10 5 (1.18%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 3 (0.71%) 3ds Max
11 3 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.71%) CATIA
11 3 (0.71%) Mathcad
11 3 (0.71%) Maya
11 3 (0.71%) Zemax
12 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (0.47%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.88%) IaaS
2 6 (1.41%) SaaS
3 5 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.71%) Office 365
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (16.00%) Firewall
2 43 (10.12%) LAN
3 42 (9.88%) BGP
4 40 (9.41%) OSPF
5 34 (8.00%) Wireless
6 26 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (6.12%) MPLS
7 24 (5.65%) Ethernet
8 21 (4.94%) VPN
9 20 (4.71%) Cisco IOS
9 20 (4.71%) WAN
10 19 (4.47%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (4.47%) VLAN
11 15 (3.53%) EIGRP
12 14 (3.29%) Cisco IPT
12 14 (3.29%) GSM
12 14 (3.29%) Junos
12 14 (3.29%) VoIP
13 13 (3.06%) Software-Defined Networking
13 13 (3.06%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (0.71%) Big Data
3 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.35%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (2.12%) Rational Rhapsody
3 7 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (1.41%) MSTest
4 6 (1.41%) Selenium
5 5 (1.18%) JIRA
6 3 (0.71%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.47%) Gradle
7 2 (0.47%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.47%) JMeter
7 2 (0.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 89 (20.94%) Electronics
2 62 (14.59%) Manufacturing
3 53 (12.47%) Telecoms
4 32 (7.53%) Finance
5 15 (3.53%) Automotive
6 12 (2.82%) Back Office
6 12 (2.82%) Law
7 8 (1.88%) Banking
8 7 (1.65%) Marketing
9 5 (1.18%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.18%) Military
9 5 (1.18%) Retail
10 4 (0.94%) Games
11 3 (0.71%) German Language
11 3 (0.71%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Legal
12 1 (0.24%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.06%) .NET
2 9 (2.12%) ASP.NET
2 9 (2.12%) OpenCL
3 7 (1.65%) Web Services
4 6 (1.41%) FreeSWITCH
4 6 (1.41%) OpenGL
5 5 (1.18%) HTML
5 5 (1.18%) J2EE
5 5 (1.18%) J2SE
6 4 (0.94%) Qt
6 4 (0.94%) Spring
7 3 (0.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (0.71%) Flash
7 3 (0.71%) HTML5
7 3 (0.71%) STL
8 2 (0.47%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.47%) JMS
8 2 (0.47%) SOAP
8 2 (0.47%) XML
8 2 (0.47%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.65%) Data Centre
2 35 (8.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 34 (8.00%) VHDL
4 30 (7.06%) Verilog
5 18 (4.24%) Physics
6 17 (4.00%) Algorithms
7 12 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.82%) Contactless
8 10 (2.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 8 (1.88%) CPLD
10 6 (1.41%) Device Driver
10 6 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.18%) Clustering
11 5 (1.18%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.94%) ASIC
12 4 (0.94%) Robotics
12 4 (0.94%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.71%) Animation
13 3 (0.71%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.82%) Linux
2 29 (6.82%) Windows
3 26 (6.12%) Unix
4 16 (3.76%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (1.18%) Solaris
6 2 (0.47%) VMS
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (20.00%) Network Design
2 69 (16.24%) CAD
3 55 (12.94%) Schematic Capture
4 38 (8.94%) Validation
5 32 (7.53%) Project Management
6 27 (6.35%) Prototyping
7 22 (5.18%) FPGA Design
8 21 (4.94%) Load Balancing
9 19 (4.47%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (3.76%) Configuration Management
11 15 (3.53%) 3D Modelling
11 15 (3.53%) Computer Architecture
11 15 (3.53%) Kalman Filter
11 15 (3.53%) Time Management
12 14 (3.29%) ITIL
12 14 (3.29%) Signal Processing
13 13 (3.06%) High Availability
13 13 (3.06%) Line Management
14 11 (2.59%) Finite Element Analysis
14 11 (2.59%) UML
Programming Languages
1 66 (15.53%) C
2 37 (8.71%) C++
3 23 (5.41%) Embedded C
4 21 (4.94%) C#
5 16 (3.76%) MATLAB
6 12 (2.82%) Java
6 12 (2.82%) Perl
7 11 (2.59%) Tcl
8 9 (2.12%) Python
8 9 (2.12%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.65%) Assembly Language
9 7 (1.65%) SQL
10 3 (0.71%) Embedded C++
10 3 (0.71%) VB
11 2 (0.47%) Groovy
12 1 (0.24%) Ada
12 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.24%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.24%) Delphi
12 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 118 (27.76%) Degree
2 66 (15.53%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (10.59%) CCNP
4 27 (6.35%) HND
5 26 (6.12%) Security Cleared
6 23 (5.41%) CCIE
6 23 (5.41%) HNC
7 20 (4.71%) SC Cleared
8 13 (3.06%) DV Cleared
8 13 (3.06%) PhD
9 11 (2.59%) JNCIS
10 9 (2.12%) CCNA
11 8 (1.88%) JNCIA
12 6 (1.41%) CCIP
12 6 (1.41%) JNCIE
12 6 (1.41%) JNCIP
13 4 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.71%) CCVP
14 3 (0.71%) CISSP
14 3 (0.71%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.88%) SDET
2 4 (0.94%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.94%) JSP 440
3 3 (0.71%) QA
4 2 (0.47%) GAMP
4 2 (0.47%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.47%) SLA
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) JTAG
System Software
1 30 (7.06%) Firmware
2 29 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.71%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.41%) Kamailio
5 4 (0.94%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.94%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (3.76%) SCCM
2 15 (3.53%) SCOM
3 10 (2.35%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (1.88%) Ansible
4 8 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.88%) Puppet
5 7 (1.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (1.41%) vRealize
7 4 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.47%) Nagios
8 2 (0.47%) WMI
8 2 (0.47%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.47%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.24%) Nessus
Vendors
1 100 (23.53%) Cisco
2 56 (13.18%) EMC
3 40 (9.41%) VMware
4 36 (8.47%) F5
4 36 (8.47%) Juniper
5 28 (6.59%) Microsoft
6 24 (5.65%) Palo Alto
7 19 (4.47%) CheckPoint
8 15 (3.53%) Apple
9 14 (3.29%) HP
9 14 (3.29%) Xilinx
10 9 (2.12%) Siemens
11 7 (1.65%) IBM
12 6 (1.41%) BroadSoft
12 6 (1.41%) CA
12 6 (1.41%) Cadence
12 6 (1.41%) NetApp
12 6 (1.41%) SolarWinds
13 5 (1.18%) Altera
13 5 (1.18%) Blue Coat
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Webrecruit
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 21 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Flintshire
JVP Jobs
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Social events, development opportu
Posted: 12 hours ago
England
Project People Ltd.
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Flintshire
JVP Jobs
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Torquay
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: attractive - please state your expectations
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-40k Plus Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k plus fantastic benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 42,000 per annum;
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago
Fareham
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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