The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Hardware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 242 262 270
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 9 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 7
Median salary £45,000 £53,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% -10.83%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Hardware Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6255 7311 7749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.07% 96.69% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 6085 6465
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Hardware Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Hardware Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +12 6 £40,000 -40.74% 5
Suffolk 0 2 £45,000 -15.88%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Hardware Engineer
England

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East of England region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (75.00%) Electronics
2 20 (71.43%) Degree
3 16 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 16 (57.14%) VHDL
3 16 (57.14%) Verilog
4 15 (53.57%) Embedded Systems
5 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 13 (46.43%) Firmware
6 13 (46.43%) C
7 12 (42.86%) Assembly Language
8 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
8 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
9 7 (25.00%) Embedded C
9 7 (25.00%) Validation
10 5 (17.86%) Prototyping
11 4 (14.29%) Linux
11 4 (14.29%) Python
11 4 (14.29%) Business Transformation
11 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
12 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (10.71%) C++
13 2 (7.14%) Scrum
13 2 (7.14%) Bugzilla
13 2 (7.14%) Perl
13 2 (7.14%) Tcl
13 2 (7.14%) CAD
13 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
13 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
13 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
13 2 (7.14%) Mobile App

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (3.57%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.57%) GSM
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Bugzilla
General
1 21 (75.00%) Electronics
2 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 16 (57.14%) Verilog
1 16 (57.14%) VHDL
2 15 (53.57%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Arduino
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Validation
2 5 (17.86%) Prototyping
3 4 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) CAD
5 2 (7.14%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (7.14%) Electronic Design Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) Logistics
6 1 (3.57%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (3.57%) SDLC
6 1 (3.57%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
6 1 (3.57%) V-Model
6 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) C
2 12 (42.86%) Assembly Language
3 7 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) Perl
6 2 (7.14%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) PhD
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Wall Street Systems
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £46k plus benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Kensington Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge / Home based
ECM Selection
Salary: to £46k plus benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago