The median annual salary for a Senior Design Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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.

Senior Design Engineer
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 259 243
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.034% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.035% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +70.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4894 5703 5868
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.72% 96.78% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4089 4722 4912
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Senior Design Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Design Engineer in the South West

Senior Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Senior Design Engineer in the South West

Senior Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South West region featuring Senior Design Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) VHDL
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Cadence
3 1 (33.33%) CPLD
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Atmel
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) OrCAD
3 1 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (33.33%) RS-232
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware

Senior Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (33.33%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) RS-232
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL
2 1 (33.33%) CPLD
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
1 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Atmel
2 1 (33.33%) Cadence