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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hardware Engineer
Rank 256 245 260
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 7 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.088% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 6
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7639 7232 8194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.77% 94.55% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6379 6190 6968
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
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 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +10 7 £60,000 - 1
Hardware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (66.67%) Electronics
2 10 (47.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (33.33%) Wireless
3 7 (33.33%) VHDL
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) GPRS
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (28.57%) Xilinx
4 6 (28.57%) Smart Meter
4 6 (28.57%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
6 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
6 4 (19.05%) Intel
7 3 (14.29%) EMC
7 3 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 2 (9.52%) STB
8 2 (9.52%) Degree
9 1 (4.76%) LTE
9 1 (4.76%) Change Control
9 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (4.76%) Broadcom
9 1 (4.76%) IPTV
9 1 (4.76%) IGMP
9 1 (4.76%) RTSP
9 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
9 1 (4.76%) Validation
9 1 (4.76%) Streaming Video

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (33.33%) Wireless
2 6 (28.57%) GPRS
3 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
4 3 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 1 (4.76%) LTE
5 1 (4.76%) IGMP
5 1 (4.76%) RTSP
5 1 (4.76%) TETRA
5 1 (4.76%) HTTP
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.76%) GSM
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (66.67%) Electronics
2 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (33.33%) VHDL
3 6 (28.57%) Smart Meter
4 2 (9.52%) STB
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.76%) IPTV
5 1 (4.76%) Streaming Video
5 1 (4.76%) Verilog
5 1 (4.76%) DTV
5 1 (4.76%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
1 6 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (4.76%) Change Control
2 1 (4.76%) Validation
2 1 (4.76%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
2 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Xilinx
1 6 (28.57%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 4 (19.05%) Intel
3 3 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Broadcom
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
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