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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 812 812 891
Rank change year-on-year
0 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 93 131 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.13% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 85 113 63
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +5.26%
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
88272 98549 105545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75020 82516 86005
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 £27,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +10 32 £46,725 +3.83% 4
East Midlands +12 17 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South West +10 13 £32,500 -
London +46 10 £35,000 -30.00% 4
East of England +24 8 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands -6 6 £45,000 +95.65%
Yorkshire +31 4 - - 3
North East - 3 £24,000 - 2
Hardware Engineer
UK

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 88 (42.72%) Degree
2 85 (41.26%) Electronics
3 74 (35.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 55 (26.70%) C
4 55 (26.70%) Firmware
5 49 (23.79%) VHDL
6 43 (20.87%) Schematic Capture
7 33 (16.02%) Embedded Systems
7 33 (16.02%) EMC
7 33 (16.02%) Windows
8 31 (15.05%) Validation
8 31 (15.05%) Verilog
9 24 (11.65%) Linux
10 23 (11.17%) Ethernet
10 23 (11.17%) CAD
10 23 (11.17%) CPLD
11 22 (10.68%) Telecoms
12 21 (10.19%) C++
13 20 (9.71%) Software Engineering
13 20 (9.71%) Security Cleared
14 19 (9.22%) Signal Processing
14 19 (9.22%) Assembly Language
15 18 (8.74%) MATLAB
15 18 (8.74%) TCP/IP
16 16 (7.77%) SC Cleared
16 16 (7.77%) HP
17 15 (7.28%) IBM
17 15 (7.28%) Physics
18 14 (6.80%) Synopsys
18 14 (6.80%) Dell

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 7 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (3.40%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.97%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (6.31%) MS Office
2 4 (1.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.46%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.46%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.46%) OrCAD
4 2 (0.97%) EPLAN
5 1 (0.49%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.17%) Ethernet
2 18 (8.74%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.34%) Firewall
4 6 (2.91%) Wireless
5 5 (2.43%) LAN
5 5 (2.43%) SAN
5 5 (2.43%) WAN
6 4 (1.94%) 3G
6 4 (1.94%) GSM
6 4 (1.94%) xDSL
7 3 (1.46%) 2G
7 3 (1.46%) ADSL2
7 3 (1.46%) Bluetooth
7 3 (1.46%) Broadband
7 3 (1.46%) GPRS
7 3 (1.46%) NAS
7 3 (1.46%) RS-232
7 3 (1.46%) RS-485
7 3 (1.46%) UMTS
7 3 (1.46%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (1.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.46%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.97%) Bugzilla
3 2 (0.97%) LabVIEW
3 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.49%) Robot Framework
General
1 85 (41.26%) Electronics
2 22 (10.68%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.34%) Finance
3 11 (5.34%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.85%) Automotive
5 9 (4.37%) Aerospace
5 9 (4.37%) Avionics
6 6 (2.91%) French Language
7 5 (2.43%) Military
8 3 (1.46%) Marketing
9 1 (0.49%) Banking
9 1 (0.49%) German Language
9 1 (0.49%) Law
9 1 (0.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.49%) .NET
1 1 (0.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 74 (35.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 49 (23.79%) VHDL
3 33 (16.02%) Embedded Systems
4 31 (15.05%) Verilog
5 23 (11.17%) CPLD
6 15 (7.28%) Physics
7 12 (5.83%) Algorithms
7 12 (5.83%) ASIC
8 7 (3.40%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.91%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.91%) Visualisation
10 5 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.43%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.43%) Cybercrime
10 5 (2.43%) iSeries
11 3 (1.46%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.46%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.97%) Digital TV
12 2 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.02%) Windows
2 24 (11.65%) Linux
3 9 (4.37%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.88%) Unix
5 5 (2.43%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.94%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.46%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.97%) Solaris
9 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.87%) Schematic Capture
2 31 (15.05%) Validation
3 23 (11.17%) CAD
4 20 (9.71%) Software Engineering
5 19 (9.22%) Signal Processing
6 12 (5.83%) Code Coverage
6 12 (5.83%) Video Processing
7 11 (5.34%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (5.34%) ITIL
8 8 (3.88%) Prototyping
8 8 (3.88%) Requirements Management
9 7 (3.40%) Line Management
10 6 (2.91%) PRINCE2
10 6 (2.91%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (2.91%) UML
11 5 (2.43%) Digital Signal Processing
11 5 (2.43%) Mentoring
12 4 (1.94%) Business Transformation
12 4 (1.94%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (1.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (26.70%) C
2 21 (10.19%) C++
3 19 (9.22%) Assembly Language
4 18 (8.74%) MATLAB
5 11 (5.34%) Embedded C
6 8 (3.88%) Python
7 6 (2.91%) Java
8 5 (2.43%) C#
9 4 (1.94%) Perl
9 4 (1.94%) Tcl
10 3 (1.46%) Embedded C++
10 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.49%) Delphi
11 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 88 (42.72%) Degree
2 20 (9.71%) Security Cleared
3 16 (7.77%) SC Cleared
4 14 (6.80%) PhD
5 3 (1.46%) HND
5 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.97%) CCNP
6 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.49%) ISEB
7 1 (0.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.88%) Def Stans
2 3 (1.46%) DO-254
3 2 (0.97%) JTAG
3 2 (0.97%) QA
4 1 (0.49%) DO-160
4 1 (0.49%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (26.70%) Firmware
2 11 (5.34%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.49%) NFS
5 1 (0.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) SCCM
2 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (16.02%) EMC
2 16 (7.77%) HP
3 15 (7.28%) IBM
4 14 (6.80%) Dell
4 14 (6.80%) Synopsys
5 13 (6.31%) Sun
6 11 (5.34%) Microsoft
7 9 (4.37%) Cisco
8 8 (3.88%) NetApp
9 7 (3.40%) Xilinx
10 5 (2.43%) Agilent
10 5 (2.43%) Mentor Graphics
10 5 (2.43%) Nortel
11 4 (1.94%) Atmel
11 4 (1.94%) VMware
12 3 (1.46%) Bloomberg
12 3 (1.46%) Reuters
13 2 (0.97%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.97%) Citrix
13 2 (0.97%) Juniper
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