The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Software Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Design Engineer
Rank 438 458 472
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Design Engineer 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.016% 0.019% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.020% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £33,750 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Software Design Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17659 20145 21905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.07% 96.61% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14951 16605 17140
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Software Design Engineer in the job title.

Software Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Design Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Software Design Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Design Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +13 2 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Software Design Engineer
England

Software Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Software 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 South East region featuring Software Design Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) VHDL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CPLD
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Gradle
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDET
2 1 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (33.33%) Concur
2 1 (33.33%) Expense Management
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD

Software Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CPLD
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (33.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Expense Management
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Concur