The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Design Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 179 202 201
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 36 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.74% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 16
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £32,750 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4758 5058 4918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.38% 96.47% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3783 4203 4312
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Design Engineer in the job title.

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Design Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 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
Birmingham -2 18 £50,000 - 2
Herefordshire - 7 £35,000 -
Coventry - 5 £38,750 - 1
Worcestershire -11 4 £33,250 +2.30% 2
Walsall - 2 - -
Dudley +15 1 - -
Shropshire -9 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £27,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (50.00%) CAD
2 23 (41.07%) Degree
3 18 (32.14%) Electronics
4 13 (23.21%) Manufacturing
5 12 (21.43%) SOLIDWORKS
6 11 (19.64%) HND
7 10 (17.86%) 3D Modelling
8 9 (16.07%) HNC
9 8 (14.29%) Schematic Capture
10 7 (12.50%) VoIP
10 7 (12.50%) CCNP
10 7 (12.50%) Cisco
10 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (12.50%) Validation
10 7 (12.50%) Automotive
10 7 (12.50%) Network Design
11 6 (10.71%) Firewall
11 6 (10.71%) Project Management
11 6 (10.71%) Juniper
11 6 (10.71%) CCIE
11 6 (10.71%) MPLS
11 6 (10.71%) CCIP
11 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
11 6 (10.71%) DNS
11 6 (10.71%) Linux
11 6 (10.71%) BroadSoft
11 6 (10.71%) VoLTE
11 6 (10.71%) FreeSWITCH
11 6 (10.71%) Kamailio
11 6 (10.71%) Asterisk PBX

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 12 (21.43%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (7.14%) PTC Creo
3 2 (3.57%) Abaqus
3 2 (3.57%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 2 (3.57%) Siemens NX
3 2 (3.57%) Simulink
3 2 (3.57%) Solid Edge
3 2 (3.57%) Windchill
4 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) VoIP
2 6 (10.71%) Asterisk PBX
2 6 (10.71%) DNS
2 6 (10.71%) Firewall
2 6 (10.71%) MPLS
2 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.71%) VoLTE
3 2 (3.57%) Broadband
3 2 (3.57%) xDSL
4 1 (1.79%) ADSL2
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.79%) DSL
4 1 (1.79%) DWDM
4 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.79%) IOS XR
4 1 (1.79%) VDSL
General
1 18 (32.14%) Electronics
2 13 (23.21%) Manufacturing
3 7 (12.50%) Automotive
4 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) CAD
2 10 (17.86%) 3D Modelling
3 8 (14.29%) Schematic Capture
4 7 (12.50%) Network Design
4 7 (12.50%) Validation
5 6 (10.71%) Open Source
5 6 (10.71%) Project Management
6 3 (5.36%) Business Development
6 3 (5.36%) Finite Element Analysis
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.57%) Industrial Design
7 2 (3.57%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.57%) Prototyping
7 2 (3.57%) QMS
7 2 (3.57%) Quality Management
8 1 (1.79%) Benchmarking
8 1 (1.79%) CAE
8 1 (1.79%) Data Management
8 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) MATLAB
2 2 (3.57%) C
3 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) Degree
2 11 (19.64%) HND
3 9 (16.07%) HNC
4 7 (12.50%) CCNP
4 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (10.71%) CCIE
5 6 (10.71%) CCIP
5 6 (10.71%) JNCIE
5 6 (10.71%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.79%) CCDA
6 1 (1.79%) CCNA
6 1 (1.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Kamailio
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Cisco
2 6 (10.71%) BroadSoft
2 6 (10.71%) Juniper
3 3 (5.36%) EMC
4 2 (3.57%) Autodesk
4 2 (3.57%) Siemens
5 1 (1.79%) ANSYS
5 1 (1.79%) Cadence
5 1 (1.79%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (1.79%) PTC
5 1 (1.79%) SonicWALL
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