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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Design Engineer
Rank 925 908 912
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 26 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.032% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.033% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 23
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £64,550 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -6.40%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 26 £47,500 - 11
East of England +6 6 £55,000 +49.65%
South West -4 6 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Cambridge +4 5 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £55,000 -
South East -19 4 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Cheshire +15 3 £47,500 -21.81% 2
North West +5 3 £47,500 -24.00% 3
London +3 3 £75,000 +11.11%
Somerset - 3 £42,500 -
Templecombe - 3 £42,500 -
Winsford - 3 £47,500 - 1
Hampshire +6 2 £51,250 +7.89% 3
East Midlands -3 2 £48,750 +21.87%
Dorset - 2 £42,500 -
Weymouth - 2 £42,500 -
Fareham 0 1 £57,500 +21.05%
West Sussex -1 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire -2 1 £45,000 -29.13%
West Midlands -15 1 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £45,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £45,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £41,500 -
Hinckley - 1 £42,500 -
Wellingborough - 1 £55,000 -
Bristol - 1 £41,500 -
Kent - 1 £41,500 -
Gatwick - 1 - - 1

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (50.91%) Electronics
2 19 (34.55%) Degree
3 17 (30.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 12 (21.82%) VHDL
5 11 (20.00%) C
6 10 (18.18%) Verilog
7 9 (16.36%) Manufacturing
8 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
8 8 (14.55%) CAD
8 8 (14.55%) C++
8 8 (14.55%) Cisco
8 8 (14.55%) EMC
9 7 (12.73%) Juniper
9 7 (12.73%) Network Design
9 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
9 7 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (10.91%) Schematic Capture
10 6 (10.91%) ASIC
11 5 (9.09%) Windows
11 5 (9.09%) LAN
11 5 (9.09%) Ethernet
11 5 (9.09%) VPN
11 5 (9.09%) VMware
11 5 (9.09%) Firewall
11 5 (9.09%) MATLAB
11 5 (9.09%) IC Design
11 5 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (9.09%) Business Development
11 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (9.09%) Altera

Senior Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
1 1 (1.82%) PTC Creo
1 1 (1.82%) Siemens NX
1 1 (1.82%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (1.82%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 5 (9.09%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) LAN
2 5 (9.09%) VPN
3 4 (7.27%) Wireless
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.45%) IPsec
4 3 (5.45%) Junos
4 3 (5.45%) SSL
4 3 (5.45%) TACACS
4 3 (5.45%) WAN
4 3 (5.45%) Wideband
5 2 (3.64%) BGP
5 2 (3.64%) EIGRP
5 2 (3.64%) MPLS
5 2 (3.64%) OSPF
5 2 (3.64%) RS-232
5 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.82%) 802.11
General
1 28 (50.91%) Electronics
2 9 (16.36%) Manufacturing
3 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.27%) Aerospace
5 3 (5.45%) Automotive
5 3 (5.45%) Marketing
6 2 (3.64%) Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Finance
7 1 (1.82%) Military
7 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) OpenCL
2 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 12 (21.82%) VHDL
3 10 (18.18%) Verilog
4 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
5 6 (10.91%) ASIC
6 4 (7.27%) Physics
7 3 (5.45%) Algorithms
7 3 (5.45%) CPLD
7 3 (5.45%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (5.45%) PKI
8 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.82%) Derivative
9 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
1 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 4 (7.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) CAD
2 7 (12.73%) Network Design
3 6 (10.91%) Schematic Capture
4 5 (9.09%) Business Development
4 5 (9.09%) IC Design
4 5 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (5.45%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.45%) Security Hardening
6 2 (3.64%) Finite Element Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Presales
6 2 (3.64%) Project Management
6 2 (3.64%) Six Sigma
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.64%) Validation
7 1 (1.82%) 3D Modelling
7 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.82%) Migration
7 1 (1.82%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) C
2 8 (14.55%) C++
3 5 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) CCIE
2 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.27%) PhD
3 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) CCDP
4 2 (3.64%) CCNP
4 2 (3.64%) JNCIA
4 2 (3.64%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.82%) HNC
5 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.27%) Firmware
3 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Cacti
1 1 (1.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Cisco
1 8 (14.55%) EMC
2 7 (12.73%) Juniper
3 5 (9.09%) Altera
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
4 4 (7.27%) NetApp
4 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds
5 3 (5.45%) Cadence
5 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.45%) Palo Alto
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle
6 2 (3.64%) Xilinx
7 1 (1.82%) Agilent
7 1 (1.82%) ANSYS
7 1 (1.82%) Atmel
7 1 (1.82%) Autodesk
7 1 (1.82%) Genesys
7 1 (1.82%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (1.82%) Sage
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