Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Design Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Design Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1114 1163 1210
Rank change year-on-year +49 +47 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 52 40 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.022% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.023% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 55
England median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% +14.71% -15.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,475 £37,500
90th Percentile £68,450 £65,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Senior Design Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Design Engineer in England

Senior Design Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Design Engineer in England

Senior Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Design Engineer in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Design Engineer in England

Senior Design Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Design Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +37 19 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Midlands +31 11 £45,000 +16.13%
London +13 10 £66,250 +32.50%
East Midlands +38 8 £45,000 +5.88%
East of England +5 5 - - 2
North of England +11 4 £37,000 -8.64% 2
West Midlands +16 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
South West +5 2 £47,500 +25.00%
North West -17 1 £32,500 -19.75% 2
Senior Design Engineer
UK

Senior Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Design Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (32.69%) Degree
2 15 (28.85%) Manufacturing
2 15 (28.85%) Electronics
3 13 (25.00%) CAD
3 13 (25.00%) EMC
4 12 (23.08%) C
5 10 (19.23%) Marketing
5 10 (19.23%) SAP
6 9 (17.31%) Cisco
6 9 (17.31%) Network Design
7 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 8 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
7 8 (15.38%) CCIE
7 8 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (13.46%) OO
8 7 (13.46%) Finance
8 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (13.46%) RESTful
8 7 (13.46%) Concur
8 7 (13.46%) DevOps
8 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
9 6 (11.54%) Coaching
9 6 (11.54%) PTC Creo
9 6 (11.54%) SDET
9 6 (11.54%) Embedded Software Development
9 6 (11.54%) Gradle
9 6 (11.54%) Apache Flex
9 6 (11.54%) Groovy
9 6 (11.54%) Git (software)

Senior Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 8 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (11.54%) PTC Creo
3 5 (9.62%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (1.92%) Autodesk Inventor
4 1 (1.92%) CATIA
4 1 (1.92%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) BGP
1 5 (9.62%) IPv4
1 5 (9.62%) IPv6
1 5 (9.62%) LAN
1 5 (9.62%) MPLS
1 5 (9.62%) OSPF
1 5 (9.62%) VLAN
1 5 (9.62%) VPN
1 5 (9.62%) WAN
2 2 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (1.92%) DWDM
3 1 (1.92%) ISDN
3 1 (1.92%) KiloStream
3 1 (1.92%) PSTN
3 1 (1.92%) SDH
3 1 (1.92%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
1 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.54%) Gradle
1 6 (11.54%) IntelliJ
1 6 (11.54%) JMeter
2 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (28.85%) Electronics
1 15 (28.85%) Manufacturing
2 10 (19.23%) Marketing
3 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 7 (13.46%) Finance
5 6 (11.54%) Publishing
6 2 (3.85%) Military
7 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.92%) Banking
7 1 (1.92%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) RESTful
2 6 (11.54%) Apache Flex
2 6 (11.54%) Hibernate
2 6 (11.54%) Spring
2 6 (11.54%) Web Services
2 6 (11.54%) XML
2 6 (11.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (7.69%) VHDL
4 3 (5.77%) Acoustics
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) CAD
2 9 (17.31%) Network Design
3 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.46%) DevOps
3 7 (13.46%) OO
4 6 (11.54%) Coaching
4 6 (11.54%) Embedded Software Development
4 6 (11.54%) IC Design
4 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 6 (11.54%) Scrum
4 6 (11.54%) SDET
4 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
4 6 (11.54%) Workflow
5 5 (9.62%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (9.62%) High Availability
5 5 (9.62%) Project Management
5 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
6 4 (7.69%) Prototyping
6 4 (7.69%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) C
2 6 (11.54%) C#
2 6 (11.54%) Groovy
2 6 (11.54%) Java
2 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
2 6 (11.54%) SQL
3 4 (7.69%) C++
4 3 (5.77%) Python
5 2 (3.85%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.92%) Go
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) CCIE
2 8 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (11.54%) CCNP
4 2 (3.85%) HNC
5 1 (1.92%) CCDP
5 1 (1.92%) HND
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) EMC
2 10 (19.23%) SAP
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco
4 7 (13.46%) Concur
5 5 (9.62%) Huawei
5 5 (9.62%) Juniper
6 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.85%) Twitter
6 2 (3.85%) VMware
7 1 (1.92%) Avaya
7 1 (1.92%) PTC