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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hardware Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 95 104 111
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 6 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 0.54% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.55% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Median salary £45,000 £75,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +54.63%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -

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
1147 1453 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.66% 97.78% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1127 1214
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,804
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 February 2017.

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 (52.63%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) C
2 9 (47.37%) C++
2 9 (47.37%) Perl
2 9 (47.37%) Tcl
2 9 (47.37%) Neural Network
2 9 (47.37%) Video Processing
2 9 (47.37%) Mentoring
2 9 (47.37%) Coaching
2 9 (47.37%) Prototyping
2 9 (47.37%) Computer Vision
3 6 (31.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (31.58%) MATLAB
3 6 (31.58%) FPGA Design
3 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
3 6 (31.58%) Machine Learning
3 6 (31.58%) Signal Processing
4 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
4 5 (26.32%) CAD
5 3 (15.79%) Verilog
5 3 (15.79%) ASIC
5 3 (15.79%) Device Driver
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) Big Data
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) MS Office
6 2 (10.53%) Unix

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 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
1 6 (31.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (15.79%) ASIC
2 3 (15.79%) Device Driver
2 3 (15.79%) Verilog
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Coaching
1 9 (47.37%) Computer Vision
1 9 (47.37%) Mentoring
1 9 (47.37%) Neural Network
1 9 (47.37%) Prototyping
1 9 (47.37%) Video Processing
2 6 (31.58%) FPGA Design
2 6 (31.58%) Machine Learning
2 6 (31.58%) Signal Processing
3 5 (26.32%) CAD
3 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (5.26%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) C
2 9 (47.37%) C++
2 9 (47.37%) Perl
2 9 (47.37%) Tcl
3 6 (31.58%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Excellent DoE
Posted: 27 days ago