The table below looks at the statistics for the Hardware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hardware Engineer
Rank 91 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.66% - 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £52,500 - £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Hardware Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1013 869 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.66% 92.74% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 830 730 755
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Hardware Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Hardware Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Gloucester - 6 £52,500 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £38,500 -
Hardware Engineer
South West

Hardware Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (90.91%) C
1 10 (90.91%) Electronics
2 9 (81.82%) C++
2 9 (81.82%) Firmware
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Embedded C
4 5 (45.45%) Embedded C++
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (36.36%) VHDL
6 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
6 3 (27.27%) Physics
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) IBM
8 1 (9.09%) EMC
8 1 (9.09%) LAN
8 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 1 (9.09%) Java
8 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
8 1 (9.09%) CAD
8 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
8 1 (9.09%) RFID
8 1 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (9.09%) Signal Processing

Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) RFID
General
1 10 (90.91%) Electronics
2 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (36.36%) VHDL
2 3 (27.27%) Physics
3 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) CAD
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (9.09%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C
2 9 (81.82%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Embedded C
4 5 (45.45%) Embedded C++
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) EMC