The table below looks at the statistics for the Hardware 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hardware Engineer
Rank 772 826 758
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 86 74 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.067% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.071% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70 64 75
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Hardware 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
93721 103870 94495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.60% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77961 86096 79484
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in England

Hardware Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Hardware 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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
(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 Midlands +18 19 £37,500 -16.66% 5
South East -8 19 £50,000 +17.64% 6
London +46 13 £45,000 +63.63% 3
South West - 10 £52,500 - 2
East of England +9 9 £67,500 +22.72% 5
North East -1 8 £35,000 +12.90%
West Midlands -4 4 £37,500 +41.50% 1
North West +5 3 £24,000 - 2
Yorkshire +5 1 - - 1
Hardware Engineer
UK

Hardware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Hardware 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 90 (55.90%) Electronics
2 81 (50.31%) C
3 69 (42.86%) Firmware
4 66 (40.99%) Degree
5 64 (39.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 62 (38.51%) C++
7 61 (37.89%) EMC
8 56 (34.78%) VHDL
9 47 (29.19%) Embedded Systems
10 29 (18.01%) Software Engineering
11 28 (17.39%) Embedded C
12 27 (16.77%) Linux
12 27 (16.77%) Manufacturing
13 23 (14.29%) Embedded C++
14 22 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (13.04%) Atmel
15 21 (13.04%) Visual Studio
15 21 (13.04%) Validation
16 20 (12.42%) Automotive
17 19 (11.80%) CAD
18 18 (11.18%) NEC
18 18 (11.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 18 (11.18%) Fujitsu
18 18 (11.18%) Mentor Graphics
18 18 (11.18%) Security Cleared
18 18 (11.18%) Telematics
18 18 (11.18%) Freescale
19 16 (9.94%) Windows
20 15 (9.32%) SC Cleared
21 13 (8.07%) Military

Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Hardware 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.24%) Lync
2 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (1.86%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (1.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.21%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.86%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.86%) LAN
3 2 (1.24%) InfiniBand
3 2 (1.24%) WAN
4 1 (0.62%) Firewall
4 1 (0.62%) Wireless
4 1 (0.62%) Internet
4 1 (0.62%) DSL
4 1 (0.62%) RFID
4 1 (0.62%) ISDN
4 1 (0.62%) Skype
Development Applications
1 21 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.35%) LabVIEW
3 3 (1.86%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.62%) Subversion
4 1 (0.62%) JIRA
4 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 90 (55.90%) Electronics
2 27 (16.77%) Manufacturing
3 20 (12.42%) Automotive
4 13 (8.07%) Military
5 7 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.35%) Finance
5 7 (4.35%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.11%) Retail
7 3 (1.86%) Games
7 3 (1.86%) Advertising
7 3 (1.86%) Avionics
8 2 (1.24%) Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.62%) Legal
9 1 (0.62%) Marketing
9 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.35%) Qt
2 2 (1.24%) MFC
3 1 (0.62%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 64 (39.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 56 (34.78%) VHDL
3 47 (29.19%) Embedded Systems
4 22 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (11.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (11.18%) Telematics
6 12 (7.45%) Verilog
6 12 (7.45%) Physics
7 9 (5.59%) Data Centre
8 7 (4.35%) Mathematics
9 6 (3.73%) Device Driver
10 5 (3.11%) EPoS
11 4 (2.48%) Visualisation
11 4 (2.48%) Computer Science
11 4 (2.48%) Chip and PIN
12 3 (1.86%) CPLD
12 3 (1.86%) CAN bus
12 3 (1.86%) Mechatronics
13 2 (1.24%) Algorithms
13 2 (1.24%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.77%) Linux
2 16 (9.94%) Windows
3 8 (4.97%) UNIX
4 5 (3.11%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.01%) Software Engineering
2 21 (13.04%) Validation
3 19 (11.80%) CAD
4 9 (5.59%) Signal Processing
4 9 (5.59%) Mentoring
5 8 (4.97%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (2.48%) Cyber Security
6 4 (2.48%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (2.48%) Asset Management
7 3 (1.86%) CAE
7 3 (1.86%) OO
7 3 (1.86%) PLM
7 3 (1.86%) Software Testing
7 3 (1.86%) Line Management
7 3 (1.86%) Stress Analysis
8 2 (1.24%) 3D Visualisation
8 2 (1.24%) System Testing
8 2 (1.24%) Time Management
8 2 (1.24%) Data Protection
8 2 (1.24%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (50.31%) C
2 62 (38.51%) C++
3 28 (17.39%) Embedded C
4 23 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 9 (5.59%) Java
6 8 (4.97%) Assembly Language
7 5 (3.11%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.24%) VB6
8 2 (1.24%) Python
8 2 (1.24%) Perl
8 2 (1.24%) VB
8 2 (1.24%) C#
9 1 (0.62%) Tcl
9 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 66 (40.99%) Degree
2 18 (11.18%) Security Cleared
3 15 (9.32%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.97%) MCP
5 4 (2.48%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.24%) DCSE
6 2 (1.24%) HP APS
6 2 (1.24%) MCITP
6 2 (1.24%) Server+ Certification
6 2 (1.24%) MCSE
6 2 (1.24%) MCSA
6 2 (1.24%) PhD
6 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.24%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.62%) CCNA
7 1 (0.62%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.97%) ISO 9000
2 5 (3.11%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.48%) JTAG
4 3 (1.86%) IEC 61508
4 3 (1.86%) DO-178B
4 3 (1.86%) DO-254
5 2 (1.24%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (42.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 61 (37.89%) EMC
2 21 (13.04%) Atmel
3 18 (11.18%) NEC
3 18 (11.18%) Fujitsu
3 18 (11.18%) Mentor Graphics
3 18 (11.18%) Freescale
4 12 (7.45%) Xilinx
5 10 (6.21%) Altera
6 6 (3.73%) HP
7 5 (3.11%) Cadence
8 4 (2.48%) IBM
8 4 (2.48%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.86%) Juniper
9 3 (1.86%) Cisco
9 3 (1.86%) Blue Coat
9 3 (1.86%) F5
10 2 (1.24%) Google
10 2 (1.24%) Sun
10 2 (1.24%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.24%) Dell
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension , 26 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: circa £35k plus Health Care and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South West
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Salary: 50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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