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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 805 824 879
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 96 118 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 89 99 83
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
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
87545 99782 108857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 74699 83238 89859
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 £27,000
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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +39 27 £47,500 +20.25% 4
East of England +45 21 £45,000 -15.88% 3
London +28 15 £37,000 +13.84% 1
East Midlands -6 14 £40,000 +6.66%
South West +12 13 £32,500 +36.84% 3
West Midlands -20 4 £40,000 +6.66%
North West +20 2 £37,500 +63.04% 3
Hardware Engineer
UK

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 85 (39.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 80 (36.87%) Degree
3 78 (35.94%) Electronics
4 66 (30.41%) Firmware
5 62 (28.57%) C
6 56 (25.81%) VHDL
7 44 (20.28%) Embedded Systems
8 41 (18.89%) Schematic Capture
9 36 (16.59%) EMC
10 33 (15.21%) Verilog
11 31 (14.29%) Windows
12 26 (11.98%) Software Engineering
13 22 (10.14%) CPLD
13 22 (10.14%) Validation
13 22 (10.14%) Telecoms
13 22 (10.14%) C++
13 22 (10.14%) HP
14 21 (9.68%) Dell
15 20 (9.22%) Security Cleared
16 19 (8.76%) Signal Processing
16 19 (8.76%) Firewall
16 19 (8.76%) IBM
16 19 (8.76%) Ethernet
17 18 (8.29%) Linux
17 18 (8.29%) TCP/IP
18 17 (7.83%) SC Cleared
19 16 (7.37%) Sun
20 15 (6.91%) Embedded C
20 15 (6.91%) MATLAB
21 14 (6.45%) 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 (4.15%) Skype for Business
2 8 (3.69%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (5.07%) MS Office
2 6 (2.76%) OrCAD
3 5 (2.30%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.38%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.92%) EPLAN
5 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.76%) Ethernet
1 19 (8.76%) Firewall
2 18 (8.29%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.61%) LAN
3 10 (4.61%) WAN
4 8 (3.69%) Wireless
5 7 (3.23%) SAN
6 6 (2.76%) NAS
7 5 (2.30%) 3G
8 3 (1.38%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.92%) Profibus
9 2 (0.92%) RS-232
9 2 (0.92%) RS-485
9 2 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.92%) xDSL
9 2 (0.92%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.46%) 4G
10 1 (0.46%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.46%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.46%) VDSL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.84%) LabVIEW
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 78 (35.94%) Electronics
2 22 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.99%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.15%) Automotive
5 8 (3.69%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.30%) Finance
6 5 (2.30%) Military
7 2 (0.92%) Avionics
7 2 (0.92%) French Language
8 1 (0.46%) German Language
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.92%) Qt
2 1 (0.46%) .NET
2 1 (0.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 85 (39.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 56 (25.81%) VHDL
3 44 (20.28%) Embedded Systems
4 33 (15.21%) Verilog
5 22 (10.14%) CPLD
6 10 (4.61%) Algorithms
6 10 (4.61%) ASIC
7 7 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.23%) iSeries
7 7 (3.23%) Mathematics
7 7 (3.23%) Physics
8 6 (2.76%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.76%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.76%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.30%) Cybercrime
9 5 (2.30%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.84%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.38%) Smart Energy
11 3 (1.38%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.29%) Windows
2 18 (8.29%) Linux
3 11 (5.07%) Windows 7
4 10 (4.61%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.30%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.38%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.92%) Solaris
7 2 (0.92%) Unix
7 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.92%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.46%) Android
8 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.89%) Schematic Capture
2 26 (11.98%) Software Engineering
3 22 (10.14%) Validation
4 19 (8.76%) Signal Processing
5 10 (4.61%) Code Coverage
5 10 (4.61%) Video Processing
6 9 (4.15%) CAD
6 9 (4.15%) Line Management
7 7 (3.23%) Prototyping
8 6 (2.76%) Resource Management
9 5 (2.30%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (2.30%) Digital Signal Processing
9 5 (2.30%) Mentoring
10 4 (1.84%) Business Transformation
10 4 (1.84%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (1.84%) Integration Testing
10 4 (1.84%) Workflow
11 3 (1.38%) ITIL
11 3 (1.38%) Project Management
11 3 (1.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 62 (28.57%) C
2 22 (10.14%) C++
3 15 (6.91%) Embedded C
3 15 (6.91%) MATLAB
4 12 (5.53%) Assembly Language
5 9 (4.15%) Python
6 8 (3.69%) Java
7 6 (2.76%) Perl
7 6 (2.76%) Tcl
8 5 (2.30%) Embedded C++
9 3 (1.38%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.46%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 80 (36.87%) Degree
2 20 (9.22%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.83%) SC Cleared
4 14 (6.45%) PhD
5 6 (2.76%) HND
6 2 (0.92%) CCNP
6 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.92%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.92%) ISEB
6 2 (0.92%) MCP
7 1 (0.46%) HP APS
7 1 (0.46%) MCSA
7 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.23%) Def Stans
2 4 (1.84%) ISO 9000
2 4 (1.84%) QA
3 3 (1.38%) DO-160
3 3 (1.38%) JTAG
4 2 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (30.41%) Firmware
2 12 (5.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.84%) SCCM
2 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (16.59%) EMC
2 22 (10.14%) HP
3 21 (9.68%) Dell
4 19 (8.76%) IBM
5 16 (7.37%) Sun
6 14 (6.45%) Synopsys
7 11 (5.07%) Microsoft
7 11 (5.07%) NetApp
8 9 (4.15%) Cisco
9 7 (3.23%) Mentor Graphics
10 6 (2.76%) Altera
10 6 (2.76%) Atmel
10 6 (2.76%) Synplicity
11 5 (2.30%) Agilent
11 5 (2.30%) Nortel
11 5 (2.30%) Xilinx
12 4 (1.84%) Bloomberg
12 4 (1.84%) Reuters
13 3 (1.38%) NEC
13 3 (1.38%) VMware
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 46,725
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40 - £55K dep on Exp.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Blackburn
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Salary: £13000 - £15500 per annum
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