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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hardware Design Engineer
Rank 890 847 865
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Design Engineer 3 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.015% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.015% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 10
Average salary £47,500 £51,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.76% +24.84%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.76% +37.33%
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
101031 96829 103291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.73% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 84577 80351 89414
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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
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 27 November 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
South East -16 2 £47,500 +21.01% 1
London +2 1 - -
Hardware Design Engineer
UK

Hardware Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (85.71%) VHDL
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) C
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
6 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
6 2 (28.57%) Altera
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (28.57%) C++
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) Firmware
6 2 (28.57%) Electronics
7 1 (14.29%) Military
7 1 (14.29%) ASIC
7 1 (14.29%) CAD
7 1 (14.29%) Verilog
7 1 (14.29%) Tcl
7 1 (14.29%) Perl
7 1 (14.29%) UNIX
7 1 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
7 1 (14.29%) C-shell
7 1 (14.29%) Video Processing

Hardware Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (85.71%) VHDL
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (14.29%) Verilog
4 1 (14.29%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
1 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
3 1 (14.29%) Tcl
3 1 (14.29%) C-shell
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) Altera
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago