The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Hardware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 797 814 873
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 96 127 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.12% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 86 108 78
Median salary £44,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £22,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
88528 99311 104845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.33% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75361 82800 86272
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Hardware Engineer in the job title.

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 23 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +21 29 £47,500 +11.76% 8
South West +19 15 £32,500 +36.84% 1
East Midlands -5 15 £40,000 +10.34% 1
East of England +24 14 £45,000 -15.88% 4
London +34 13 £55,000 +25.71%
West Midlands -5 6 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Yorkshire +25 4 - - 3
Hardware Engineer
UK

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Hardware Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 87 (39.91%) Degree
2 86 (39.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 83 (38.07%) Electronics
4 63 (28.90%) Firmware
5 60 (27.52%) C
6 57 (26.15%) VHDL
7 46 (21.10%) Schematic Capture
8 37 (16.97%) Embedded Systems
9 34 (15.60%) EMC
10 32 (14.68%) Verilog
11 31 (14.22%) Validation
11 31 (14.22%) Windows
12 23 (10.55%) Telecoms
12 23 (10.55%) CPLD
13 22 (10.09%) Ethernet
14 21 (9.63%) C++
14 21 (9.63%) Software Engineering
15 20 (9.17%) Signal Processing
15 20 (9.17%) HP
16 19 (8.72%) Dell
16 19 (8.72%) Security Cleared
17 18 (8.26%) Firewall
17 18 (8.26%) TCP/IP
17 18 (8.26%) IBM
18 17 (7.80%) Linux
19 16 (7.34%) Sun
19 16 (7.34%) MATLAB
20 15 (6.88%) Manufacturing
20 15 (6.88%) Assembly Language
20 15 (6.88%) Synopsys

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.13%) Skype for Business
2 6 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (2.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (3.67%) MS Office
2 6 (2.75%) OrCAD
3 5 (2.29%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.38%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.92%) EPLAN
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.09%) Ethernet
2 18 (8.26%) Firewall
2 18 (8.26%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.13%) LAN
3 9 (4.13%) WAN
4 7 (3.21%) Wireless
5 6 (2.75%) SAN
6 5 (2.29%) NAS
7 3 (1.38%) 3G
7 3 (1.38%) Bluetooth
7 3 (1.38%) xDSL
8 2 (0.92%) ADSL2
8 2 (0.92%) Broadband
8 2 (0.92%) Profibus
8 2 (0.92%) VDSL
8 2 (0.92%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.46%) 4G
9 1 (0.46%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.46%) RS-232
9 1 (0.46%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.38%) LabVIEW
2 3 (1.38%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.92%) Bugzilla
3 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.46%) Robot Framework
General
1 83 (38.07%) Electronics
2 23 (10.55%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.88%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.50%) Aerospace
4 12 (5.50%) Automotive
5 9 (4.13%) Avionics
6 6 (2.75%) French Language
7 5 (2.29%) Military
8 4 (1.83%) Finance
9 2 (0.92%) Marketing
10 1 (0.46%) German Language
10 1 (0.46%) Law
10 1 (0.46%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.46%) .NET
1 1 (0.46%) Middleware
1 1 (0.46%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 86 (39.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 57 (26.15%) VHDL
3 37 (16.97%) Embedded Systems
4 32 (14.68%) Verilog
5 23 (10.55%) CPLD
6 11 (5.05%) Algorithms
6 11 (5.05%) ASIC
6 11 (5.05%) Physics
7 7 (3.21%) iSeries
7 7 (3.21%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.29%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.29%) Cybercrime
8 5 (2.29%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.29%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.38%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.38%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.92%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.92%) Digital TV
10 2 (0.92%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.22%) Windows
2 17 (7.80%) Linux
3 11 (5.05%) Windows 7
4 10 (4.59%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.83%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.38%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.92%) Solaris
7 2 (0.92%) Unix
8 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.10%) Schematic Capture
2 31 (14.22%) Validation
3 21 (9.63%) Software Engineering
4 20 (9.17%) Signal Processing
5 14 (6.42%) CAD
6 11 (5.05%) Code Coverage
6 11 (5.05%) Video Processing
7 9 (4.13%) Line Management
8 7 (3.21%) Prototyping
9 6 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.29%) Digital Signal Processing
10 5 (2.29%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.29%) Resource Management
11 4 (1.83%) Business Transformation
11 4 (1.83%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (1.83%) ITIL
11 4 (1.83%) Workflow
12 3 (1.38%) Integration Testing
12 3 (1.38%) Scrum
12 3 (1.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (27.52%) C
2 21 (9.63%) C++
3 16 (7.34%) MATLAB
4 15 (6.88%) Assembly Language
5 11 (5.05%) Embedded C
6 10 (4.59%) Python
7 7 (3.21%) Java
8 6 (2.75%) Perl
8 6 (2.75%) Tcl
9 4 (1.83%) C#
10 3 (1.38%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.92%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.46%) Delphi
12 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 87 (39.91%) Degree
2 19 (8.72%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.42%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.96%) PhD
5 5 (2.29%) HND
6 2 (0.92%) CCNP
6 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.46%) ISEB
7 1 (0.46%) MCP
7 1 (0.46%) MCSA
7 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.13%) Def Stans
2 4 (1.83%) QA
3 3 (1.38%) DO-160
3 3 (1.38%) DO-254
3 3 (1.38%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.38%) JTAG
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 63 (28.90%) Firmware
2 10 (4.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (15.60%) EMC
2 20 (9.17%) HP
3 19 (8.72%) Dell
4 18 (8.26%) IBM
5 16 (7.34%) Sun
6 15 (6.88%) Synopsys
7 10 (4.59%) NetApp
8 9 (4.13%) Cisco
8 9 (4.13%) Microsoft
9 7 (3.21%) Xilinx
10 6 (2.75%) Mentor Graphics
11 5 (2.29%) Agilent
11 5 (2.29%) Nortel
12 4 (1.83%) Altera
12 4 (1.83%) Atmel
12 4 (1.83%) Bloomberg
12 4 (1.83%) Reuters
12 4 (1.83%) Synplicity
13 2 (0.92%) Blue Coat
13 2 (0.92%) Fujitsu
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