The first table below looks at the demand for the Hardware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hardware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hardware Engineer
Rank 138 142 140
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 10 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.39% 0.18% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.18% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -29.52%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2431 2711 2919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.04% 95.86% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2044 2387 2413
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Hardware Engineer
East of England

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Hardware Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Hardware Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
St Neots - 6 £35,000 -
Cambridge +15 4 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Hardware Engineer
East of England

Hardware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Hardware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Hardware Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (82.35%) VHDL
3 8 (47.06%) Verilog
3 8 (47.06%) Electronics
4 6 (35.29%) C#
4 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
4 6 (35.29%) Xilinx
4 6 (35.29%) JTAG
4 6 (35.29%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 6 (35.29%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) C
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
5 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) Streaming Video
6 1 (5.88%) HTTP
6 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) Intel
6 1 (5.88%) GSM
6 1 (5.88%) MPEG
6 1 (5.88%) IGMP
6 1 (5.88%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (5.88%) RTSP
6 1 (5.88%) STB

Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Hardware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Hardware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) GSM
2 1 (5.88%) IGMP
2 1 (5.88%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (5.88%) RTSP
2 1 (5.88%) TETRA
2 1 (5.88%) LTE
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (47.06%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (94.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (82.35%) VHDL
3 8 (47.06%) Verilog
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.88%) Streaming Video
5 1 (5.88%) MPEG
5 1 (5.88%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) JTAG
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Xilinx
1 6 (35.29%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 1 (5.88%) EMC
2 1 (5.88%) Intel
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