The table below looks at the statistics for the Hardware Design 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 Hardware Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Design Engineer
Rank 886 894 894
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Design Engineer 29 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.021% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.022% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Hardware Design 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
90948 95877 92534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 77193 80166 75284
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Hardware Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Hardware Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Hardware Design Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Hardware Design Engineer Salary Trend in England

Hardware Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hardware Design Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Hardware Design Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Hardware Design 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 Hardware Design Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
East of England +3 5 £40,000 -
East Midlands -1 5 £37,500 -
North West +22 4 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Yorkshire +10 4 £42,500 +6.25%
South East +14 3 £48,500 +2.10%
South West - 3 £42,500 -
North East - 3 £33,000 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £32,500 - 2
Hardware Design Engineer
UK

Hardware Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Hardware Design 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 Design Engineer in their job title.

1 36 (65.45%) Electronics
2 30 (54.55%) Degree
3 24 (43.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 23 (41.82%) VHDL
5 22 (40.00%) EMC
5 22 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
6 20 (36.36%) Firmware
7 19 (34.55%) Schematic Capture
8 18 (32.73%) C
9 13 (23.64%) C++
9 13 (23.64%) Xilinx
10 10 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (14.55%) Verilog
11 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
12 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
12 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
13 6 (10.91%) Linux
13 6 (10.91%) MATLAB
13 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
14 5 (9.09%) CAE
14 5 (9.09%) LabVIEW
14 5 (9.09%) Business Development
14 5 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (9.09%) ASIC
14 5 (9.09%) Automotive
14 5 (9.09%) Wireless
14 5 (9.09%) ISO 9000
14 5 (9.09%) Embedded C
14 5 (9.09%) Ethernet
14 5 (9.09%) MS Office

Hardware Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Hardware Design 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 Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.45%) OrCAD
4 1 (1.82%) Mathcad
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 5 (9.09%) Wireless
2 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) RS-232
3 2 (3.64%) RS-485
4 1 (1.82%) 3G
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) LabVIEW
2 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (65.45%) Electronics
2 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.09%) Automotive
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Qt
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (43.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 23 (41.82%) VHDL
3 22 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (14.55%) Verilog
5 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
6 5 (9.09%) Algorithms
6 5 (9.09%) ASIC
6 5 (9.09%) Smart Energy
7 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
8 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (5.45%) Driving Licence
8 3 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (5.45%) Telematics
9 2 (3.64%) CPLD
10 1 (1.82%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Unix
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Schematic Capture
2 10 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.09%) Business Development
4 5 (9.09%) CAE
4 5 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (5.45%) Code Coverage
5 3 (5.45%) Signal Processing
5 3 (5.45%) Validation
5 3 (5.45%) Video Processing
6 2 (3.64%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.82%) CAD
7 1 (1.82%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.82%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) C
2 13 (23.64%) C++
3 6 (10.91%) MATLAB
4 5 (9.09%) Embedded C
5 3 (5.45%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.64%) C#
6 2 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (54.55%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) PhD
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) ISO 9000
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) EMC
2 13 (23.64%) Xilinx
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.09%) Atmel
5 3 (5.45%) Altera
5 3 (5.45%) Freescale
5 3 (5.45%) Fujitsu
5 3 (5.45%) Mentor Graphics
5 3 (5.45%) NEC
5 3 (5.45%) Synopsys
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) Synplicity
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