The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 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
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 234 262
Rank change year-on-year -7 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 21 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.34% 0.45% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.46% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 24
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.44% +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 the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6051 6484 7998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.20% 96.19% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 5512 6599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Design Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in the East of England

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in the East of England

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Design Engineer in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Design Engineer in the East of England

Design Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Essex - 11 £48,750 - 1
Hertfordshire -17 6 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Cambridgeshire -22 4 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (41.03%) C
2 14 (35.90%) Degree
3 12 (30.77%) Cisco
3 12 (30.77%) Manufacturing
4 11 (28.21%) VMware
4 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.21%) Windows
5 9 (23.08%) FPGA Design
5 9 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (23.08%) C++
5 9 (23.08%) MATLAB
5 9 (23.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (20.51%) XMPP
6 8 (20.51%) PKI
6 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
6 8 (20.51%) EMC
6 8 (20.51%) SAN
6 8 (20.51%) SAML
6 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
6 8 (20.51%) WAN
6 8 (20.51%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
6 8 (20.51%) PaaS
6 8 (20.51%) IaaS
6 8 (20.51%) IT Strategy
7 7 (17.95%) Schematic Capture
7 7 (17.95%) Embedded C
7 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
8 6 (15.38%) Verilog
8 6 (15.38%) Wi-Fi

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (7.69%) Simulink
2 2 (5.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (5.13%) PTC Creo
3 1 (2.56%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) IaaS
1 8 (20.51%) PaaS
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (20.51%) SAN
2 8 (20.51%) WAN
3 6 (15.38%) Bluetooth
3 6 (15.38%) DVB
3 6 (15.38%) LTE
3 6 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (15.38%) Wireless
4 4 (10.26%) BGP
4 4 (10.26%) Firewall
4 4 (10.26%) MPLS
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.56%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.56%) OSPF
6 1 (2.56%) VPN
6 1 (2.56%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 12 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.69%) Electronics
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) SAML
1 8 (20.51%) XMPP
2 3 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (20.51%) PKI
3 6 (15.38%) ASIC
3 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.38%) SystemC
3 6 (15.38%) Verilog
4 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) FPGA Design
2 8 (20.51%) IT Strategy
3 7 (17.95%) Schematic Capture
4 6 (15.38%) Digital Signal Processing
4 6 (15.38%) Embedded Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 6 (15.38%) Signal Processing
5 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.69%) CAD
6 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.69%) SysML
6 3 (7.69%) UML
6 3 (7.69%) Validation
7 1 (2.56%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.56%) Industrial Design
7 1 (2.56%) Release Management
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) C
2 9 (23.08%) C++
2 9 (23.08%) MATLAB
3 7 (17.95%) Embedded C
4 6 (15.38%) Python
4 6 (15.38%) SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Ada
6 1 (2.56%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.69%) CCNP
3 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.56%) CCIE
4 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) GMP
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
1 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) VMware
3 8 (20.51%) EMC
4 3 (7.69%) Altera
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix
4 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 3 (7.69%) Meraki
4 3 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (7.69%) Palo Alto
4 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.69%) Xilinx
5 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.56%) AppSense
6 1 (2.56%) F5
6 1 (2.56%) Mentor Graphics
Essex
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 26 days ago