The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Design Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 116 125
Rank change year-on-year -18 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 4 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.21% 0.59% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.60% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 3
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1862 1823 2098
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.18% 97.02% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7148 6676 8114
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Design Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) C
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (50.00%) FPGA Design
3 6 (37.50%) Schematic Capture
3 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (37.50%) LTE
3 6 (37.50%) ASIC
3 6 (37.50%) Digital Signal Processing
3 6 (37.50%) Signal Processing
3 6 (37.50%) SystemC
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) C++
3 6 (37.50%) Python
3 6 (37.50%) Bluetooth
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 6 (37.50%) EMC
3 6 (37.50%) DVB
3 6 (37.50%) MATLAB
3 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (37.50%) Wireless
3 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 6 (37.50%) Verilog
4 2 (12.50%) Altera
4 2 (12.50%) Xilinx
5 1 (6.25%) Industrial Design
5 1 (6.25%) CAD
5 1 (6.25%) PTC Creo

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (6.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (6.25%) PTC Creo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Bluetooth
1 6 (37.50%) DVB
1 6 (37.50%) LTE
1 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (37.50%) Wireless
General
1 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (37.50%) ASIC
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) SystemC
2 6 (37.50%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) FPGA Design
2 6 (37.50%) Digital Signal Processing
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 6 (37.50%) Schematic Capture
2 6 (37.50%) Signal Processing
3 1 (6.25%) CAD
3 1 (6.25%) Industrial Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C
2 6 (37.50%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
2 6 (37.50%) MATLAB
2 6 (37.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) EMC
2 2 (12.50%) Altera
2 2 (12.50%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago