Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Design Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1074 1137 1155
Rank change year-on-year +63 +18 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 30 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.027% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.028% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 36
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £25,500 £40,563 £33,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,650 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £48,750
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +14.71%

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 142,011 161,475 169,235
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 95.98% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 114,983 130,951 142,429
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 +20 17 £45,000 -10.00% 15
East of England +27 5 £80,000 - 11
North of England +34 4 £62,303 +80.59% 5
Yorkshire +18 4 £62,303 +70.69% 2
South West +22 3 £41,500 -12.63% 2
London +59 1 £67,500 +3.85% 5
Senior Design Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Senior Design Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Senior Design Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 13 (43.33%) Electronics
3 12 (40.00%) CAD
4 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (20.00%) Firmware
5 6 (20.00%) SOLIDWORKS
6 5 (16.67%) Games
6 5 (16.67%) Verilog
6 5 (16.67%) Tcl
6 5 (16.67%) Python
6 5 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
7 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) Statistics
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Coaching
7 4 (13.33%) SDLC
7 4 (13.33%) Front End Development
8 3 (10.00%) Degree
9 2 (6.67%) Prototyping
9 2 (6.67%) ForeScout
9 2 (6.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 2 (6.67%) IC Design
9 2 (6.67%) Validation
9 2 (6.67%) Wireless
9 2 (6.67%) PhD
9 2 (6.67%) C
9 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP

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 6 (20.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) VPN
1 2 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
General
1 15 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 13 (43.33%) Electronics
3 5 (16.67%) Games
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (16.67%) Verilog
3 2 (6.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (3.33%) CAN bus
4 1 (3.33%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) CAD
2 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 5 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Coaching
4 4 (13.33%) Front End Development
4 4 (13.33%) SDLC
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Statistics
5 2 (6.67%) IC Design
5 2 (6.67%) Mechatronics
5 2 (6.67%) Physics
5 2 (6.67%) Prototyping
5 2 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (6.67%) Schematic Capture
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) Python
1 5 (16.67%) Tcl
2 2 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) CCDP
2 2 (6.67%) CCNP
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PhD
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco
1 2 (6.67%) F5
1 2 (6.67%) ForeScout
1 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (3.33%) Cadence
2 1 (3.33%) EMC