The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 87 89 100
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 3 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.26% 0.091% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.094% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
Design Engineer
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1105 1067 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.53% 97.09% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 967 973 1337
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 West Sussex

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Design Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Worthing - 2 £42,500 -
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (54.55%) Electronics
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 5 (45.45%) Validation
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) TETRA
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WLAN
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (9.09%) VHDL
4 1 (9.09%) Verilog

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) WLAN
1 5 (45.45%) Wireless
1 5 (45.45%) TETRA
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (54.55%) Electronics
2 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) VHDL
1 1 (9.09%) Verilog
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Validation
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) EMC