The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Hardware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 96 108 122
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.51% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.22% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Median salary £40,000 £67,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.74% +10.20%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Hardware Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1143 1362 1709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.69% 96.87% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1150 1384
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Hardware Engineer in the job title.

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the Cambridge region.

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Hardware Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Hardware 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 Cambridge region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) Electronics
3 3 (33.33%) Firmware
3 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
4 2 (22.22%) CAD
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
5 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (11.11%) Arduino
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (11.11%) Physics
5 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
5 1 (11.11%) PhD
5 1 (11.11%) GSM
5 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) C++

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) GSM
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Arduino
2 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
2 1 (11.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) CAD
2 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
3 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Wall Street Systems
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £46k plus benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge / Home based
ECM Selection
Salary: to £46k plus benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago