The first table below looks at the demand for the Hardware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 18 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hardware Engineer
Rank 268 236 243
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 13 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.37% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.39% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,107
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.06%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8280 8221 8977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.56% 95.88% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6869 7147 7448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Hardware Engineer
England

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 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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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +9 11 £35,000 -5.40% 2
Essex -34 2 £46,250 +85.00%
Hardware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 19 (86.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (68.18%) VHDL
3 9 (40.91%) Verilog
4 8 (36.36%) Electronics
5 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
5 6 (27.27%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) Xilinx
5 6 (27.27%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 6 (27.27%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) JTAG
6 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
6 5 (22.73%) Intel
6 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
7 4 (18.18%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 2 (9.09%) STB
8 2 (9.09%) C
8 2 (9.09%) EMC
8 2 (9.09%) Tcl
8 2 (9.09%) ASIC
8 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
8 2 (9.09%) C++
8 2 (9.09%) Perl
8 2 (9.09%) UNIX
8 2 (9.09%) Linux
8 2 (9.09%) C-shell
8 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (9.09%) Electronic Design Automation
9 1 (4.55%) Degree
9 1 (4.55%) IPTV
9 1 (4.55%) LTE

Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
2 4 (18.18%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) LTE
3 1 (4.55%) GSM
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) IGMP
3 1 (4.55%) RTSP
3 1 (4.55%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (36.36%) Electronics
2 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (68.18%) VHDL
3 9 (40.91%) Verilog
4 2 (9.09%) STB
4 2 (9.09%) ASIC
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.55%) IPTV
5 1 (4.55%) MPEG
5 1 (4.55%) DTV
5 1 (4.55%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (4.55%) CAD
3 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) C
2 2 (9.09%) Tcl
2 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
2 2 (9.09%) C++
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) JTAG
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Xilinx
1 6 (27.27%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 5 (22.73%) Intel
3 2 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) Broadcom
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East of England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago