The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Design Engineer
Rank 855 836 836
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 37 93 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.079% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.084% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 31 57 20
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Design Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Design Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Design Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Design Engineer over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
England -31 36 £40,000 -20.00% 12
South East -41 10 £42,500 -23.42% 4
East of England +1 7 £40,000 -44.82% 2
East Midlands -2 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Hertfordshire -8 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Borehamwood - 6 £40,000 -
West Sussex +7 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Gatwick -1 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Derby - 5 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
London +32 4 £70,000 +7.69% 1
North West -2 4 £35,000 -
South West -14 3 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Sussex - 3 £40,000 -
Cheshire +2 2 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 - 2
Scotland +9 1 - -
Hampshire +2 1 £57,500 +40.60% 2
Essex -3 1 £75,000 -
Nottinghamshire -4 1 - -
Nottingham -5 1 - -
Bristol -15 1 £62,500 +66.66% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £57,500 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
Leeds - 1 £50,000 -
Swindon - 1 £57,500 -
Gloucester - 1 - -

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Design Engineer in their job title.

1 25 (39.06%) Electronics
2 22 (34.38%) Windows
3 18 (28.13%) Manufacturing
4 17 (26.56%) C
4 17 (26.56%) Degree
5 14 (21.88%) Network Design
5 14 (21.88%) C++
6 13 (20.31%) EMC
6 13 (20.31%) Firmware
7 12 (18.75%) Automotive
8 11 (17.19%) Validation
8 11 (17.19%) Firewall
9 10 (15.63%) Verilog
9 10 (15.63%) Assembly Language
9 10 (15.63%) Cisco
10 9 (14.06%) WAN
10 9 (14.06%) VB
10 9 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (14.06%) MPLS
10 9 (14.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (14.06%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (12.50%) Ethernet
11 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
11 8 (12.50%) CCNP
11 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
12 7 (10.94%) VHDL
12 7 (10.94%) VMware
12 7 (10.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 7 (10.94%) Linux
12 7 (10.94%) BGP

Senior Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.81%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.56%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.56%) Simulink
2 1 (1.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) Firewall
2 9 (14.06%) WAN
2 9 (14.06%) MPLS
3 8 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.94%) BGP
5 6 (9.38%) LAN
5 6 (9.38%) Wireless
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (7.81%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (7.81%) OSPF
7 4 (6.25%) VPN
7 4 (6.25%) DNS
8 3 (4.69%) VoIP
8 3 (4.69%) DHCP
8 3 (4.69%) EIGRP
8 3 (4.69%) IPsec
8 3 (4.69%) VPLS
8 3 (4.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.13%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) CouchDB
1 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
1 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (39.06%) Electronics
2 18 (28.13%) Manufacturing
3 12 (18.75%) Automotive
4 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 6 (9.38%) Games
6 4 (6.25%) Aerospace
7 3 (4.69%) Finance
8 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (3.13%) Military
9 1 (1.56%) Banking
9 1 (1.56%) Marketing
9 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) Web Services
1 5 (7.81%) Ajax
1 5 (7.81%) jQuery
1 5 (7.81%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (7.81%) Protocol Buffers
1 5 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (7.81%) Apache Thrift
2 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Verilog
2 9 (14.06%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (10.94%) VHDL
3 7 (10.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.69%) ASIC
5 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) CMDB
7 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.38%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) Android
3 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Network Design
2 11 (17.19%) Validation
3 9 (14.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (10.94%) CAD
5 5 (7.81%) Scrum
5 5 (7.81%) SOA
5 5 (7.81%) Microservices
6 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.13%) Finite Element Analysis
8 1 (1.56%) Image Processing
8 1 (1.56%) Online Marketing
8 1 (1.56%) Security Architecture
8 1 (1.56%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.56%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.56%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (1.56%) Signal Processing
8 1 (1.56%) Service Management
8 1 (1.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.56%) C
2 14 (21.88%) C++
3 10 (15.63%) Assembly Language
4 9 (14.06%) VB
5 6 (9.38%) R
6 5 (7.81%) Java
6 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.69%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.69%) Embedded C++
7 3 (4.69%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.13%) C#
9 1 (1.56%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Degree
2 9 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (12.50%) CCNP
4 3 (4.69%) HNC
4 3 (4.69%) HND
4 3 (4.69%) CCIE
5 2 (3.13%) CCDA
6 1 (1.56%) CCDP
6 1 (1.56%) MCSE
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.56%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.56%) MCITP
6 1 (1.56%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) JTAG
2 1 (1.56%) DO-254
2 1 (1.56%) DO-160
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Firmware
2 5 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
3 1 (1.56%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) EMC
2 10 (15.63%) Cisco
3 7 (10.94%) VMware
4 5 (7.81%) NetApp
5 4 (6.25%) SAP
6 3 (4.69%) F5
6 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.69%) Autodesk
6 3 (4.69%) BT
6 3 (4.69%) Xilinx
7 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.13%) Citrix
7 2 (3.13%) Avaya
8 1 (1.56%) Juniper
8 1 (1.56%) Dell
8 1 (1.56%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.56%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.56%) Altera
Andover
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £550000 - £551000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Andover
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago