The median annual salary for a Digital Design Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Design Engineer
UK
Rank 851 944 956
Rank change year-on-year +93 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Design Engineer 9 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.012% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.012% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 10
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £47,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £50,000
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. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Digital Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Design Engineer in the UK

Digital Design Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Digital Design Engineer in the UK

Digital Design Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Design Engineer over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Digital Design Engineer in the UK

Digital Design Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +104 8 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East of England +26 6 £45,000 -18.18%
Cambridge +19 6 £45,000 -18.18%
Cambridgeshire +17 6 £45,000 -18.18%
South East +54 1 £36,000 -28.00%
Surrey +39 1 £36,000 -34.54%
East Midlands +7 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £50,000 -
Guildford - 1 £36,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 £50,000 - 1

Digital Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Digital 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 featuring Digital Design Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) C
2 9 (64.29%) C++
3 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 8 (57.14%) Verilog
3 8 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (50.00%) Wireless
4 7 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) FPGA Design
5 6 (42.86%) SystemC
5 6 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) LTE
5 6 (42.86%) Bluetooth
5 6 (42.86%) ASIC
5 6 (42.86%) DVB
5 6 (42.86%) MATLAB
5 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (42.86%) Electronics
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
5 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 6 (42.86%) Digital Signal Processing
5 6 (42.86%) Signal Processing
6 5 (35.71%) Embedded C
7 2 (14.29%) Automotive
7 2 (14.29%) GSM
7 2 (14.29%) VHDL
8 1 (7.14%) Marketing
8 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
8 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
8 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing

Digital Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Wireless
2 6 (42.86%) Bluetooth
2 6 (42.86%) DVB
2 6 (42.86%) LTE
2 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (14.29%) GSM
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) RS-232
General
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 6 (42.86%) Electronics
3 2 (14.29%) Automotive
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 8 (57.14%) Verilog
2 6 (42.86%) ASIC
2 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) SystemC
3 2 (14.29%) VHDL
4 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) FPGA Design
2 6 (42.86%) Digital Signal Processing
2 6 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 6 (42.86%) Signal Processing
3 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
3 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (7.14%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C
2 9 (64.29%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (42.86%) MATLAB
5 5 (35.71%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Atmel
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
7 Fifty Two Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago