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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hardware Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 94 102 113
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 10 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.90% 0.75% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.77% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 1
Median salary £52,500 £84,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.86% +60.95%
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -

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
1082 1424 1557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.95% 97.33% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1127 1242
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 10 (41.67%) Visualisation
1 10 (41.67%) CAD
2 9 (37.50%) Tcl
2 9 (37.50%) C
2 9 (37.50%) C++
2 9 (37.50%) Perl
2 9 (37.50%) Python
2 9 (37.50%) Video Processing
2 9 (37.50%) Neural Network
2 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 9 (37.50%) Coaching
2 9 (37.50%) Prototyping
2 9 (37.50%) Computer Vision
3 7 (29.17%) Big Data
4 6 (25.00%) Signal Processing
4 6 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 6 (25.00%) FPGA Design
4 6 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (25.00%) MATLAB
5 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) MS Office
6 4 (16.67%) Unix
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V

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:

Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Big Data
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Visualisation
2 9 (37.50%) Neural Network
3 6 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (12.50%) ASIC
4 3 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 3 (12.50%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Unix
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) CAD
2 9 (37.50%) Coaching
2 9 (37.50%) Computer Vision
2 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 9 (37.50%) Prototyping
2 9 (37.50%) Video Processing
3 6 (25.00%) FPGA Design
3 6 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 6 (25.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C
1 9 (37.50%) C++
1 9 (37.50%) Perl
1 9 (37.50%) Python
1 9 (37.50%) Tcl
2 6 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
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