The table below looks at the statistics for the Hardware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hardware Engineer
Rank - 73 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £32,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%
Hardware Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
721 808 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.13% 97.23% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 623 581 536
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

Hardware Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (100.00%) Electronics
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Qt
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (87.50%) LabVIEW
2 7 (87.50%) C
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) ISO 9000
2 7 (87.50%) EMC
2 7 (87.50%) Firmware
3 1 (12.50%) Legal

Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) UNIX
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) EMC