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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hardware Design Engineer
Rank 865 890 842
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Design Engineer 15 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.009% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 9
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,750 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
96144 102851 95666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.32% 94.45% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80483 84653 79968
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,000
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%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
South East +28 10 £50,000 +11.11%
London +25 1 £52,500 -
East Midlands -3 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands -15 1 £37,500 -6.25%
East of England - 1 £67,500 - 1
South West - 1 £62,500 - 1
Hardware Design Engineer
UK

Hardware Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 22 (84.62%) VHDL
1 22 (84.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (57.69%) Degree
3 14 (53.85%) C++
4 13 (50.00%) Electronics
5 12 (46.15%) C
6 9 (34.62%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (30.77%) Xilinx
8 7 (26.92%) Firmware
9 6 (23.08%) EMC
9 6 (23.08%) Embedded C
10 4 (15.38%) Linux
10 4 (15.38%) Verilog
11 3 (11.54%) Altera
11 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++
11 3 (11.54%) MATLAB
11 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
11 3 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (7.69%) Image Processing
12 2 (7.69%) Advertising
12 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
12 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
12 2 (7.69%) C#
12 2 (7.69%) VB
12 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
12 2 (7.69%) Physics
12 2 (7.69%) Data Conversion
12 2 (7.69%) VB6
12 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
13 1 (3.85%) Mathematics

Hardware Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
General
1 13 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 22 (84.62%) VHDL
1 22 (84.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (15.38%) Verilog
3 3 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (7.69%) Physics
4 2 (7.69%) Data Conversion
4 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.85%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
2 2 (7.69%) Image Processing
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (3.85%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C++
2 12 (46.15%) C
3 6 (23.08%) Embedded C
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++
4 3 (11.54%) MATLAB
5 2 (7.69%) VB6
5 2 (7.69%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Xilinx
2 6 (23.08%) EMC
3 3 (11.54%) Altera
4 1 (3.85%) Google
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago