The table below looks at the statistics for the Computer Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Engineer
Rank 865 858 864
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Engineer 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.003% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £26,600 £33,650
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £25,000 £24,250
% change year-on-year
+65.00% +3.09%
Computer Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100841 95105 100917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.52% 94.58% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 83428 79799 86766
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,539 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Computer Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Computer Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Computer Engineer Salary Trend in England

Computer Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Computer Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Computer Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 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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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
East of England - 2 £37,500 -
London +5 1 £56,500 +109.25%
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
South East - 1 £47,500 -
Computer Engineer
UK

Computer Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Computer 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 Computer Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (68.75%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) MATLAB
2 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 6 (37.50%) Image Processing
2 6 (37.50%) OpenCV
3 5 (31.25%) Business Development
3 5 (31.25%) Military
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) C
4 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (25.00%) Android
4 4 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (25.00%) User Experience
4 4 (25.00%) Android Development
4 4 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Sun
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) Dell
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 2 (12.50%) Solaris

Computer Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Computer 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 Computer Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 5 (31.25%) Military
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) OpenCV
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Android
1 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) Solaris
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Image Processing
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Business Development
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Android Development
3 4 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.25%) CRUD
4 1 (6.25%) Video Processing
4 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) MATLAB
3 5 (31.25%) C
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
1 1 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Sun
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) VMware