The median annual salary for a Software Design Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Software Design Engineer
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 650 661
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Design Engineer 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London - 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.010% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary - £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Software Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Software Design Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Design Engineer in London

Software Design Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Software Design Engineer in London

Software Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Software 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 London region featuring Software Design Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scalability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDET
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing

Software Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scalability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SDET