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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Engineer
Rank 910 925 933
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Engineer 23 14 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.014% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.014% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 42
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,400 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £59,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +57.14%
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
93163 99616 107707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.52% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79053 82097 88100
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 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
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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 +15 6 £75,000 +36.36% 2
South East +21 5 £36,250 -14.70% 2
London +14 5 £50,000 +75.43%
South West - 5 £22,500 -
Computer Engineer
UK

Computer Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 29 (80.56%) C++
2 28 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 26 (72.22%) Computer Science
4 15 (41.67%) C
4 15 (41.67%) PhD
5 14 (38.89%) Degree
5 14 (38.89%) Algorithms
6 13 (36.11%) Mathematics
7 12 (33.33%) SDLC
7 12 (33.33%) Java
8 11 (30.56%) Linux
9 10 (27.78%) Windows
9 10 (27.78%) SQL
10 8 (22.22%) CUDA
10 8 (22.22%) Video Content Analysis
10 8 (22.22%) Content Analysis
10 8 (22.22%) Pattern Recognition
10 8 (22.22%) C#
10 8 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (19.44%) Perl
11 7 (19.44%) XML
12 5 (13.89%) Python
12 5 (13.89%) Augmented Reality
13 4 (11.11%) Image Processing
13 4 (11.11%) Physics
13 4 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
13 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
13 4 (11.11%) Change Control
13 4 (11.11%) Digital Media
13 4 (11.11%) Waterfall

Computer Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) NAS
1 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 3 (8.33%) MySQL
1 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.56%) GIS
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) J2EE
2 3 (8.33%) JDBC
2 3 (8.33%) JSP
2 3 (8.33%) SOAP
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 26 (72.22%) Computer Science
2 14 (38.89%) Algorithms
3 13 (36.11%) Mathematics
4 8 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (22.22%) CUDA
5 5 (13.89%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (11.11%) Digital Media
6 4 (11.11%) Physics
6 4 (11.11%) User Experience
7 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
8 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
9 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 12 (33.33%) SDLC
3 8 (22.22%) Content Analysis
3 8 (22.22%) Pattern Recognition
3 8 (22.22%) Video Content Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Change Control
4 4 (11.11%) Image Processing
4 4 (11.11%) OO
4 4 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
4 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Validation
4 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.33%) Information Management
5 3 (8.33%) Open Source
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) ERP
6 2 (5.56%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) C++
2 15 (41.67%) C
3 12 (33.33%) Java
4 10 (27.78%) SQL
5 8 (22.22%) C#
6 7 (19.44%) Perl
7 5 (13.89%) Python
8 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
9 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.78%) Fortran
10 1 (2.78%) Lua
10 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.78%) PHP
10 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.78%) R
10 1 (2.78%) Scala
10 1 (2.78%) VB
10 1 (2.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) PhD
2 14 (38.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (5.56%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) XenApp
1 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
3 1 (2.78%) Dell
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) NetApp
3 1 (2.78%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Wyse
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