The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Design Engineer
Rank 825 833 838
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Design Engineer 6 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.010% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 21
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £31,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Software Design Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93525 91713 97883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78550 74983 84737
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Software Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Design Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Design Engineer Salary Trend in England

Software Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Design Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Software Design Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Software Design Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Design Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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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
East of England - 3 £27,500 -
North West -2 1 £45,000 +23.28%
London -9 1 £50,000 +36.98%
West Midlands - 1 £33,000 -
Software Design Engineer
UK

Software Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software 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 Software Design Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Electronics
4 3 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) HND
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Android Development
5 2 (16.67%) Android
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Scala
6 1 (8.33%) uClinux
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source

Software Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software 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 Software Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (8.33%) WinCC
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) DLNA
3 1 (8.33%) Modbus
3 1 (8.33%) Profibus
3 1 (8.33%) Multicast
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) IGMP
3 1 (8.33%) UPnP
3 1 (8.33%) PBX
3 1 (8.33%) RTCP
3 1 (8.33%) RTP
3 1 (8.33%) Q.931
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) GTK+
2 1 (8.33%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (8.33%) Qt
2 1 (8.33%) WebRTC
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) WPF
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) POSIX
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) SystemC
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) SCADA
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (8.33%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) uClinux
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) Image Processing
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
2 5 (41.67%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Scala
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) HND
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Siemens
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com