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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Design Engineer
Rank 878 875 840
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 25 65 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.054% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.057% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 32
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £27,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -7 22 £40,000 -11.11% 10
South East -33 7 £47,500 -7.76% 3
East Midlands +11 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Berkshire -28 5 - -
Derbyshire - 5 £40,000 -
Derby - 5 £40,000 -
Maidenhead - 4 - -
North West +4 3 £60,000 - 1
East of England +23 2 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Scotland +17 2 - - 1
London +11 2 £68,750 +129.16% 2
Manchester +6 2 £60,000 - 1
South West -11 2 £25,000 -50.98% 2
Wiltshire - 2 £25,000 -
Salisbury - 2 £25,000 -
Edinburgh +12 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire -1 1 £60,000 +100.00% 1
Reading -42 1 - -
Bacup - 1 £35,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £45,000 -
Luton - 1 £10,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Warwick - 1 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £10,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
City of London - 1 £67,500 - 1
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Wales - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (31.67%) Windows
2 16 (26.67%) C
2 16 (26.67%) Validation
3 15 (25.00%) Electronics
3 15 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 14 (23.33%) Firewall
4 14 (23.33%) EMC
5 12 (20.00%) Automotive
6 11 (18.33%) Firmware
7 10 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 10 (16.67%) Assembly Language
7 10 (16.67%) Network Design
8 9 (15.00%) VHDL
8 9 (15.00%) BGP
8 9 (15.00%) Finance
8 9 (15.00%) VB
8 9 (15.00%) LTE
8 9 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (13.33%) Signal Processing
9 8 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 7 (11.67%) OSPF
10 7 (11.67%) DNS
10 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
10 7 (11.67%) 3G
10 7 (11.67%) Broadband
10 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
10 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
11 6 (10.00%) Altera
11 6 (10.00%) Embedded Systems

Senior Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (6.67%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) Firewall
2 9 (15.00%) LTE
2 9 (15.00%) BGP
3 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.67%) DNS
4 7 (11.67%) Broadband
4 7 (11.67%) 3G
4 7 (11.67%) OSPF
5 6 (10.00%) WAN
5 6 (10.00%) Internet
6 5 (8.33%) VPN
6 5 (8.33%) DHCP
6 5 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 5 (8.33%) EIGRP
6 5 (8.33%) GGSN
6 5 (8.33%) SGSN
6 5 (8.33%) NetScreen
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (6.67%) CouchDB
1 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) RequisitePro
1 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 15 (25.00%) Electronics
1 15 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 12 (20.00%) Automotive
3 9 (15.00%) Finance
4 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (10.00%) Games
5 4 (6.67%) Military
5 4 (6.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (6.67%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (6.67%) Ajax
2 4 (6.67%) jQuery
2 4 (6.67%) Apache Thrift
3 1 (1.67%) HTML5
3 1 (1.67%) Finagle
3 1 (1.67%) Spring
3 1 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (15.00%) VHDL
3 6 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (8.33%) Clustering
4 5 (8.33%) Smartphone
5 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.67%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.67%) CMDB
7 1 (1.67%) ASIC
7 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (8.33%) Android
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Validation
2 10 (16.67%) Network Design
3 9 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (13.33%) Signal Processing
5 6 (10.00%) CAD
5 6 (10.00%) Change Management
6 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.33%) SOA
6 5 (8.33%) Scrum
6 5 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 5 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
7 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.67%) Microservices
8 3 (5.00%) Change Control
9 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.33%) Project Management
9 2 (3.33%) UML
9 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) C
2 10 (16.67%) Assembly Language
3 9 (15.00%) VB
4 5 (8.33%) SQL
4 5 (8.33%) Java
5 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.67%) Scala
6 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) MCSE
2 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.67%) CCNP
4 3 (5.00%) CCIE
5 2 (3.33%) HND
5 2 (3.33%) CCDA
6 1 (1.67%) CCNA
6 1 (1.67%) HNC
6 1 (1.67%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.67%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.67%) DO-254
3 1 (1.67%) DO-160
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Firmware
2 8 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (1.67%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) EMC
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.00%) Citrix
3 6 (10.00%) Altera
4 5 (8.33%) HP
4 5 (8.33%) VMware
5 4 (6.67%) SAP
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco
5 4 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.33%) Autodesk
6 2 (3.33%) Juniper
6 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.67%) Genesys
7 1 (1.67%) CA
7 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.67%) Google
7 1 (1.67%) Xilinx
7 1 (1.67%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (1.67%) IBM
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capital International Staffing Ltd
Salary: negotiable, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago
Aldershot
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago