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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Design Engineer
Rank 870 852 828
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 26 80 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.068% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.072% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 15 40 38
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £41,537 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £55,500 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%

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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Design Engineer
Top 27 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 26 May 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 -2 22 £45,000 -10.00% 8
South West -1 6 £25,000 -50.98% 1
South East -33 5 £50,000 - 4
East Midlands 0 4 £40,000 -8.57%
Berkshire -35 4 - - 2
Derbyshire - 4 £40,000 -
Derby - 4 £40,000 -
London - 4 £70,000 - 2
Maidenhead - 4 - -
Scotland +29 3 - - 3
Gloucester - 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Wiltshire - 3 £25,000 - 1
East of England +22 2 £67,500 +58.82% 1
Salisbury - 2 £25,000 -
Hertfordshire +4 1 £60,000 +33.33%
North West -2 1 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire -4 1 £50,000 +4.16% 1
Essex - 1 £75,000 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
City of London - 1 £82,500 -
Swindon - 1 £57,500 - 1
Bacup - 1 £35,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 3
Glasgow - 1 - -
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Wales - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 18 (35.29%) C
2 17 (33.33%) Electronics
3 14 (27.45%) Manufacturing
3 14 (27.45%) Windows
3 14 (27.45%) Firmware
4 13 (25.49%) EMC
4 13 (25.49%) Validation
5 12 (23.53%) Automotive
6 10 (19.61%) Assembly Language
6 10 (19.61%) Network Design
7 9 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 9 (17.65%) VB
7 9 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (15.69%) Firewall
8 8 (15.69%) VHDL
8 8 (15.69%) Finance
8 8 (15.69%) Degree
9 7 (13.73%) WAN
10 6 (11.76%) BGP
10 6 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
11 5 (9.80%) Cisco
11 5 (9.80%) CCNP
11 5 (9.80%) C++
11 5 (9.80%) SOA
11 5 (9.80%) Games
11 5 (9.80%) LTE
12 4 (7.84%) Altera
12 4 (7.84%) SaaS
12 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS

Senior Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (7.84%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) Firewall
2 7 (13.73%) WAN
3 6 (11.76%) BGP
4 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.80%) LTE
5 4 (7.84%) Wireless
5 4 (7.84%) 3G
5 4 (7.84%) MPLS
5 4 (7.84%) OSPF
6 3 (5.88%) VPN
6 3 (5.88%) LAN
6 3 (5.88%) VoIP
6 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.92%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (3.92%) Broadband
7 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.92%) FTP
7 2 (3.92%) DNS
7 2 (3.92%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
1 4 (7.84%) CouchDB
1 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
1 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) RequisitePro
1 1 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.96%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 17 (33.33%) Electronics
2 14 (27.45%) Manufacturing
3 12 (23.53%) Automotive
4 8 (15.69%) Finance
5 5 (9.80%) Games
6 4 (7.84%) Aerospace
7 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
7 3 (5.88%) Military
8 1 (1.96%) Marketing
8 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Web Services
1 4 (7.84%) Ajax
1 4 (7.84%) jQuery
1 4 (7.84%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (7.84%) Protocol Buffers
1 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (7.84%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (15.69%) VHDL
3 4 (7.84%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) CMDB
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Verilog
5 1 (1.96%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Android
2 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Validation
2 10 (19.61%) Network Design
3 9 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (9.80%) SOA
5 4 (7.84%) Scrum
5 4 (7.84%) Microservices
5 4 (7.84%) Signal Processing
6 3 (5.88%) Change Control
6 3 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.88%) CAD
7 2 (3.92%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.92%) UML
7 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.96%) People Management
8 1 (1.96%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) C
2 10 (19.61%) Assembly Language
3 9 (17.65%) VB
4 5 (9.80%) C++
5 4 (7.84%) Java
5 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 3 (5.88%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.96%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.80%) CCNP
4 3 (5.88%) CCIE
5 2 (3.92%) CCDA
5 2 (3.92%) HND
5 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) HNC
6 1 (1.96%) CCNA
6 1 (1.96%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) DO-254
2 1 (1.96%) DO-160
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Firmware
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) EMC
2 5 (9.80%) Cisco
3 4 (7.84%) Altera
3 4 (7.84%) SAP
4 2 (3.92%) F5
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.92%) Xilinx
4 2 (3.92%) Fortinet
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
4 2 (3.92%) Avaya
4 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.92%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.96%) VMware
5 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.96%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.96%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (1.96%) Dell
5 1 (1.96%) IBM
5 1 (1.96%) Infoblox
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